Ren-Ke Li
Contact information
Toronto General Hospital
101 College St. Rm 3-702
M5G 1L7
Phone: 416-581-7492
Fax: 416-581-7493
Research location: Toronto General Hospital/Research Institute (UHN)
Primary Research Area: Cardiovascular
Secondary Research Area: Molecular & Cell Biology
Research Statement:

Ren-Ke Li’s research focuses on translational research to apply new insights discovered through basic science research to clinical applications for heart regeneration and repair after myocardial infarction. Research areas are: 1) Cell transplantation into damaged tissue to regenerate myocardium and restore heart function. 2) Tissue engineering to create a muscle graft using stem cells and biomaterials for repair of cardiac defects.