Take off grant Jai Prakash
Jai Prakash is awarded with STW Take-off Phase-I grant entitled “Scarless Band-Aid” to nourish his novel idea of dealing with scars. Scar formation is a common problem after wound healing of an injury due to a small cut, surgery or accident. His team is developing a peptide based technology to prevent scarring. Using this grant, he aims to perform feasibility studies in human scar forming cells.