Faculty Profiles

Ashutosh Chilkoti
Alan L. Kaganov Professor of Biomedical Engineering
CIEMAS 3381, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-5373
+1 919 660 5409



Ph.D., University of Washington 1991

MacEwan, SR, and Chilkoti, A. "Harnessing the power of cell-penetrating peptides: activatable carriers for targeting systemic delivery of cancer therapeutics and imaging agents." Wiley Interdiscip Rev Nanomed Nanobiotechnol 5.1 (January 2013): 31-48. (Review) Full Text

Thapa, A, Han, W, Simons, RH, Chilkoti, A, Chi, EY, and López, GP. "Effect of detergents on the thermal behavior of elastin-like polypeptides." Biopolymers 99.1 (January 2013): 55-62. Full Text

Weller, D, McDaniel, JR, Fischer, K, Chilkoti, A, and Schmidt, M. "Cylindrical polymer brushes with elastin-like polypeptide side chains." Macromolecules 46.12 (2013): 4966-4971. Full Text

Qi, Y, Amiram, M, Gao, W, McCafferty, DG, and Chilkoti, A. "Sortase-Catalyzed Initiator Attachment Enables High Yield Growth of a Stealth Polymer from the C Terminus of a Protein." Macromolecular Rapid Communications 34.15 (2013): 1256-1260. Full Text

Tjong, V, Yu, H, Hucknall, A, and Chilkoti, A. "Amplified fluorescence detection of DNA and RNA hybridization by surface initiated enzymatic polymerization (SIEP)." Technical Proceedings of the 2013 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Expo, NSTI-Nanotech 2013 3 (2013): 32-36.

Lassiter, JB, McGuire, F, Mock, JJ, Ciracì, C, Hill, RT, Wiley, BJ, Chilkoti, A, and Smith, DR. "Plasmonic waveguide modes of film-coupled metallic nanocubes." Nano Lett 13.12 (2013): 5866-5872. Full Text

Moreau, A, Ciracì, C, Mock, JJ, Hill, RT, Wang, Q, Wiley, BJ, Chilkoti, A, and Smith, DR. "Controlled-reflectance surfaces with film-coupled colloidal nanoantennas." Nature 492.7427 (December 6, 2012): 86-89. Full Text

Liu, W, McDaniel, J, Li, X, Asai, D, Quiroz, FG, Schaal, J, Park, JS, Zalutsky, M, and Chilkoti, A. "Brachytherapy using injectable seeds that are self-assembled from genetically encoded polypeptides in situ." Cancer Res 72.22 (November 15, 2012): 5956-5965. Full Text

Manzoor, AA, Lindner, LH, Landon, CD, Park, J-Y, Simnick, AJ, Dreher, MR, Das, S, Hanna, G, Park, W, Chilkoti, A, Koning, GA, ten Hagen, TLM, Needham, D, and Dewhirst, MW. "Overcoming limitations in nanoparticle drug delivery: triggered, intravascular release to improve drug penetration into tumors." Cancer Res 72.21 (November 1, 2012): 5566-5575. Full Text