Faculty Profiles

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



Ph.D., University of Washington 1991

Joh, DY, McGuire, F, Abedini-Nassab, R, Andrews, JB, Achar, RK, Zimmers, Z, Mozhdehi, D, Blair, R, Albarghouthi, F, Oles, W, Richter, J, Fontes, CM, Hucknall, AM, Yellen, BB, Franklin, AD, and Chilkoti, A. "Poly(oligo(ethylene glycol) methyl ether methacrylate) Brushes on High-κ Metal Oxide Dielectric Surfaces for Bioelectrical Environments." ACS applied materials & interfaces 9.6 (February 2017): 5522-5529. Full Text

Wang, J, MacEwan, SR, and Chilkoti, A. "Quantitative Mapping of the Spatial Distribution of Nanoparticles in Endo-Lysosomes by Local pH." Nano letters 17.2 (February 2017): 1226-1232. Full Text

MacEwan, SR, Weitzhandler, I, Hoffmann, I, Genzer, J, Gradzielski, M, and Chilkoti, A. "Phase Behavior and Self-Assembly of Perfectly Sequence-Defined and Monodisperse Multiblock Copolypeptides." Biomacromolecules 18.2 (February 2017): 599-609. Full Text

Luginbuhl, KM, Schaal, JL, Umstead, B, Mastria, EM, Li, X, Banskota, S, Arnold, S, Feinglos, M, D'Alessio, D, and Chilkoti, A. "One-week glucose control via zero-order release kinetics from an injectable depot of glucagon-like peptide-1 fused to a thermosensitive biopolymer." Nature biomedical engineering 1 (January 2017). Full Text

Banskota, S, Yousefpour, P, and Chilkoti, A. "Cell-Based Biohybrid Drug Delivery Systems: The Best of the Synthetic and Natural Worlds." Macromolecular bioscience 17.1 (January 2017). (Review) Full Text

Kwok, KWH, Dong, W, Marinakos, SM, Liu, J, Chilkoti, A, Wiesner, MR, Chernick, M, and Hinton, DE. "Silver nanoparticle toxicity is related to coating materials and disruption of sodium concentration regulation." Nanotoxicology 10.9 (November 2016): 1306-1317. Full Text Open Access Copy

Abedini-Nassab, R, Joh, DY, Albarghouthi, F, Chilkoti, A, Murdoch, DM, and Yellen, BB. "Magnetophoretic transistors in a tri-axial magnetic field." Lab on a chip 16.21 (October 3, 2016): 4181-4188. Full Text

Gilroy, CA, Luginbuhl, KM, and Chilkoti, A. "Controlled release of biologics for the treatment of type 2 diabetes." Journal of controlled release : official journal of the Controlled Release Society 240 (October 2016): 151-164. (Review) Full Text

Pham, AT, Seto, R, Schönke, J, Joh, DY, Chilkoti, A, Fried, E, and Yellen, BB. "Crystallization kinetics of binary colloidal monolayers." Soft matter 12.37 (October 2016): 7735-7746. Full Text

Liu, J, Pang, Y, Bhattacharyya, J, Liu, W, Weitzhandler, I, Li, X, and Chilkoti, A. "Developing Precisely Defined Drug-Loaded Nanoparticles by Ring-Opening Polymerization of a Paclitaxel Prodrug." Advanced healthcare materials 5.15 (August 2016): 1868-1873. Full Text


Liu, W, Dreher, MR, Chow, DC, Zalutsky, MR, and Chilkoti, A. "Tracking the in vivo fate of recombinant polypeptides by isotopic labeling." August 28, 2006. Full Text

Wong, JY, Plant, AL, Schmidt, CE, Shea, L, Coury, AJ, Chen, CS, Barron, AE, Klok, HA, Deming, TJ, Saltzman, WM, Chilkoti, A, Luo, D, and Uhrich, K. "Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings: Preface." December 1, 2004.

Valiaev, A, Lim, DW, Clark, R, Chilkoti, A, and Zauscher, S. "Mechanics of stimulus-responsive elastin-like polypeptides studied by force spectroscopy." August 22, 2004.

Prohaska, S, Dreher, M, Dewhirst, MW, Chilkoti, A, Pries, AR, Westerhoff, M, and Cornelissen, AJM. "3-D reconstruction of tumor vascular networks." 2004.