University of Nebraska Medical Center 986025 Nebraska Medical Center Omaha, NE 68198-6025
Chair and Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Our research is focused on Micelle and Nanoparticulate Drug Delivery, Oligonucleotides, siRNA, miRNA and Gene Delivery, Synthesis of Novel Polymers, Lipopeptides, Lipopolymers and Cationic Lipids, Construction of Plasmid and Adenovirus-based Gene and shRNA Expression Systems. These systems are being tested in various disease areas such as improving islet transplantation to treat type 1 diabetes, cancer (pancreatic and prostate) and liver fibrosis.