• Multi-functional Dendrimer Platform

Recent News

July 2017

Dr. Elizabeth Smith has been awarded the Hartwell Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship: Nanotherapies for the treatment of Rett Syndrome.

June 2017

Best of luck to Dr. Soo-Young Kim, who has taken a position in the lab of Dr. Xu at Virigina Commonwealth University!

May 2017

Congratulations to Professor Rangaramanujam Kannan on his appointment as the Arnall Patz Distinguished Professor of Ophthalmology at the Wilmer Eye Institute!


Recent Publications

Nemeth CL, Drummond GT, Mishra MK, Zhang F, Carr P, Garcia MS, Doman S, Fatemi A, Johnston MV, Kannan RM, Kannan S, Wilson MA. (2017). Uptake of dendrimer-drug by different cell types in the hippocampus after hypoxic-ischemic insult in neonatal mice: Effects of injury, microglial activation and hypothermia. Nanomedicine. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.nano.2017.06.014

Zhang F, Trent Magruder J, Lin YA, Crawford TC, Grimm JC, Sciortino CM, Wilson MA, Blue ME, Kannan S, Johnston MV, Baumgartner WA, Kannan RM. (2017). Generation-6 hydroxyl PAMAM dendrimers improve CNS penetration from intravenous administration in a large animal brain injury model. J Control Release. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jconrel.2017.01.032