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tmp6@utexas.edu
Office Location: BME 5.202O

Tyrone Porter

Professor

Myron L. Begeman Fellowship in Engineering

Department Research Area:
Biomedical Imaging and Instrumentation
Cellular and Biomolecular Engineering

Research Interests

Image-guided drug delivery, ultrasound, acoustics. 

Research Focus

Research in the Porter lab focuses on ultrasound technologies with chemical and biomolecular engineered vesicles for diagnostic and therapeutic applications. Porter’s overall goal is to push the application of ultrasound technology in new and exciting directions, including immunomodulation and reversible opening of the blood-brain barrier.