Yinghua Tian, MD; Bostjan Humar, PhD; Pieter Borger, PhD;
Pierre-Alain Clavien, MD, PhD
Since 1994 Prof. Pierre-Alain Clavien has run an active basic science laboratory funded through NIH and Swiss National Grants and other private and non-private sources.
His areas of research include organ preservation, liver ischemia-reperfusion injury and liver regeneration, and pathogenesis of cancer, as well as outcome research with publication in Science, PNAS, Annals of Surgery, Gastroenterology, Lancet, and NEJM.
His laboratory developed a mouse model of ALPPS with publication in Annals of Surgery.
In addition, Dr. Clavien has also developed a simple and widely used system to evaluate complications after surgery (The Comprehensive Complication Index - CCI ), which hold his name.