Chitavi Maulloo

PhD candidate

Originally from Mauritius, Chitavi received her B.S. in Chemistry and B.A. in Biology from the University of Rochester, and is now pursuing a Ph.D. degree in Molecular Engineering co-advised by Melody Swartz and Jeffrey Hubbell at the University of Chicago.

Current Research

Chitavi is developing biomaterial-based antigen-delivery strategies to the lymphatics for preventing and treating food allergies, and is actively involved in commercialization efforts for this technology.