Bioengineering

Qian Kay Kang, M.D.

KangResearch Assistant Professor
Orthopaedics Director, CU-MUSC Orthopaedic Research and Training Program

M.D., Beijing Capital Medical University, Beijing Zhigong Medical College 1979

Research Interests
Orthopaedic animal models and related histology and biomechanics
Bacterial adhesion and biomaterials-centered infections
Tissue engineering on bone and cartilage repair

Email kangqk@clemson.edu
Office 68 President Street; Bioengineering Building Room # 313
Clemson-MUSC Bioengineering Program
Charleston, SC 29425
Phone 843-876-2394

Translational Orthopaedic Research Laboratory

Orthopaedic Research and Education

Orthopaedic Animal Models
Bone and cartilage repair and tissue engineering
Osteomyelitis and implant infection models
Models for studying heterotopic ossification

Bacterial Adhesion and Biomaterial Infections
Effects of bone wax on bone infection
Antibacterial adhesion to implant
Implant surface coating

Tissue Engineering for Orthopaedics
Using scaffolds, cells, and growth factors
In-vitro graft fabrication for tissue engineering