Faculty Profiles

Ashutosh Chilkoti
Alan L. Kaganov Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Office: 
1427 CIEMAS, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: 
(919) 660-5373
Fax: 
+1 919 660 5409

Overview

Education:

Ph.D., University of Washington 1991

Weitzhandler, I, Dzuricky, M, Hoffmann, I, Garcia Quiroz, F, Gradzielski, M, and Chilkoti, A. "Micellar Self-Assembly of Recombinant Resilin-/Elastin-Like Block Copolypeptides." Biomacromolecules 18.8 (August 2017): 2419-2426. Full Text

Tang, L, Navarro, LA, Chilkoti, A, and Zauscher, S. "High-Molecular-Weight Polynucleotides by Transferase-Catalyzed Living Chain-Growth Polycondensation." Angewandte Chemie (International ed. in English) 56.24 (June 2017): 6778-6782. Full Text

MacEwan, SR, and Chilkoti, A. "From Composition to Cure: A Systems Engineering Approach to Anticancer Drug Carriers." Angewandte Chemie (International ed. in English) 56.24 (June 2017): 6712-6733. (Review) Full Text

Simon, JR, Carroll, NJ, Rubinstein, M, Chilkoti, A, and López, GP. "Programming molecular self-assembly of intrinsically disordered proteins containing sequences of low complexity." Nature chemistry 9.6 (June 2017): 509-515. Full Text

Han, W, Chilkoti, A, and López, GP. "Self-assembled hybrid elastin-like polypeptide/silica nanoparticles enable triggered drug release." Nanoscale 9.18 (May 2017): 6178-6186. Full Text

Weinberger, A, Walter, V, MacEwan, SR, Schmatko, T, Muller, P, Schroder, AP, Chilkoti, A, and Marques, CM. "Cargo self-assembly rescues affinity of cell-penetrating peptides to lipid membranes." Scientific Reports 7 (March 6, 2017). Full Text

Gonzalez, MA, Simon, JR, Ghoorchian, A, Scholl, Z, Lin, S, Rubinstein, M, Marszalek, P, Chilkoti, A, López, GP, and Zhao, X. "Strong, Tough, Stretchable, and Self-Adhesive Hydrogels from Intrinsically Unstructured Proteins." Advanced materials (Deerfield Beach, Fla.) 29.10 (March 2017). Full Text

Bhattacharyya, J, Weitzhandler, I, Ho, SB, McDaniel, JR, Li, X, Tang, L, Liu, J, Dewhirst, M, and Chilkoti, A. "Encapsulating a Hydrophilic Chemotherapeutic into Rod-Like Nanoparticles of a Genetically Encoded Asymmetric Triblock Polypeptide Improves Its Efficacy." Advanced Functional Materials 27.12 (March 2017): 1605421-1605421. Full Text

Widder, K, MacEwan, SR, Garanger, E, Núñez, V, Lecommandoux, S, Chilkoti, A, and Hinderberger, D. "Characterisation of hydration and nanophase separation during the temperature response in hydrophobic/hydrophilic elastin-like polypeptide (ELP) diblock copolymers." Soft matter 13.9 (March 2017): 1816-1822. Full Text

Ozer, I, and Chilkoti, A. "Site-Specific and Stoichiometric Stealth Polymer Conjugates of Therapeutic Peptides and Proteins." Bioconjugate chemistry 28.3 (March 2017): 713-723. (Review) Full Text

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Liu, W, McDaniel, JR, Li, X, Schaal, J, Bhattacharyya, J, Zalutsky, MR, and Chilkoti, A. "Abstract 4341: A novel injectable polymer liquid that self-assembles into radioactive “seeds” for brachytherapy." April 15, 2013. Full Text

Caudill, C, Bhattacharyya, J, and Chilkoti, A. "Delivery of paclitaxel with elastin-like polypeptides." April 7, 2013.

Sinclair, SM, Bhattacharyya, J, Little, D, Bowles, RD, Gooden, DM, Toone, EJ, Chilkoti, A, and Setton, LA. "PHARMACOKINETICS OF A THERMALLY RESPONSIVE CURCUMIN CONJUGATE FOR LOCAL ANTAGONISM OF NEUROINFLAMMATION IN DISC HERNIATION." April 2013. Full Text

Ferris, R, Hucknall, A, Kwon, BS, Chilkoti, A, and Zauscher, S. "Field-induced nanolithography for the patterning of non-fouling polymer brushes." March 25, 2012.

Fluegel, S, Kiefer, T, Heimann, N, Buehler, J, Fischer, K, McDaniel, J, Chilkoti, A, and Schmidt, M. "Conjugates of polypeptides and synthetic polymers with oligonucleotides: Stars, micelles and multiblockcopolymers." March 25, 2012.

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