Ulrike Klueh

Ulrike Klueh

Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering

6135 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, MI 48202
Integrative Biosciences Center
Room 1414


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Ulrike Klueh


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Biomedical Engineering, University of Connecticut, School of Medicine, Farmington, CT (2003)
  • Masters of Science, Chemical Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT (2000)
  • Bachelor of Science, Biotechnology, Fachhochschule Giessen-Friedberg (University of Applied Science), Germany (1996)

Courses Taught

 BME 5995 Special Topics: Fundamentals in Implant Technology: Principles and Limitations

Research Interests

  • Role of inflammation and wound healing in controlling performance and function of implantable devices and biomaterials in vitro and in vivo
  • Biomarkes for clinical management of diabetic foot ulcers
  • Disparities and diabetes technology
  • Role of environmental pollutants and diabetes

Professional Affiliations

Adjunct Associate Professor in the Department of Surgery, University of Connecticut, School of Medicine, Farmington, CT


 US Patent

  • Uses of Artificial Tissues Containing Genetically Engineered Cells and Cell Support Systems to Enhance the Function of Implanted Materials and Devices (Co-Inventors: Klueh U, Dorsky DI, Kreutzer DL); Publication No.: 8,916,184 
  • Artificial Tissue Systems and Uses Thereof (Co-Inventors: Klueh U, Dorsky DI, Kreutzer, DL); Publication No. 9,247,910
  • Sensors, Cannulas, Collars and Coated Surgical Mesh, and Corresponding Systems and Methods (Co-Inventors: Klueh U, Kreutzer DL); Publication No. 9,717,583

European Patent

  • Artificial tissue systems and uses thereof. European Patent No. 1689321 (04816945.2) Regional Phase of PCT Application PCT/US2004/037302