Faculty Profiles

Ashutosh Chilkoti
Professor in the Department of Chemistry
1427 CIEMAS, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-5373
+1 919 660 5409



Ph.D., University of Washington 1991

Willems, Lione, et al. “Inducible Fibril Formation of Silk-Elastin Diblocks..” Acs Omega, vol. 4, no. 5, May 2019, pp. 9135–43. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acsomega.9b01025. Full Text

Koc, Julian, et al. “Sediment challenge to promising ultra-low fouling hydrophilic surfaces in the marine environment..” Biofouling, May 2019, pp. 1–9. Epmc, doi:10.1080/08927014.2019.1611790. Full Text

Joh, Daniel Y., et al. “Architectural Modification of Conformal PEG-Bottlebrush Coatings Minimizes Anti-PEG Antigenicity While Preserving Stealth Properties..” Adv Healthc Mater, vol. 8, no. 8, Apr. 2019. Pubmed, doi:10.1002/adhm.201801177. Full Text

Yousefpour, Parisa, et al. “Conjugate of Doxorubicin to Albumin-Binding Peptide Outperforms Aldoxorubicin..” Small (Weinheim an Der Bergstrasse, Germany), vol. 15, no. 12, Mar. 2019. Epmc, doi:10.1002/smll.201804452. Full Text

Varanko, Anastasia K., and Ashutosh Chilkoti. “Molecular and Materials Engineering for Delivery of Peptide Drugs to Treat Type 2 Diabetes..” Advanced Healthcare Materials, Feb. 2019. Epmc, doi:10.1002/adhm.201801509. Full Text

Fontes, Cassio M., et al. “Engineering the Surface Properties of a Zwitterionic Polymer Brush to Enable the Simple Fabrication of Inkjet-Printed Point-of-Care Immunoassays..” Langmuir : The Acs Journal of Surfaces and Colloids, vol. 35, no. 5, Feb. 2019, pp. 1379–90. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acs.langmuir.8b01597. Full Text

Banskota, Samagya, et al. “Long circulating genetically encoded intrinsically disordered zwitterionic polypeptides for drug delivery..” Biomaterials, vol. 192, Feb. 2019, pp. 475–85. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.biomaterials.2018.11.012. Full Text

Mozhdehi, Davoud, et al. “Genetically Encoded Cholesterol-Modified Polypeptides..” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 141, no. 2, Jan. 2019, pp. 945–51. Epmc, doi:10.1021/jacs.8b10687. Full Text

Costa, Simone A., et al. “Active Targeting of Cancer Cells by Nanobody Decorated Polypeptide Micelle with Bio-orthogonally Conjugated Drug..” Nano Letters, vol. 19, no. 1, Jan. 2019, pp. 247–54. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acs.nanolett.8b03837. Full Text

Roberts, Stefan, et al. “Injectable tissue integrating networks from recombinant polypeptides with tunable order..” Nat Mater, vol. 17, no. 12, Dec. 2018, pp. 1154–63. Pubmed, doi:10.1038/s41563-018-0182-6. Full Text


Bhattacharyya, J., et al. “Elastin-Like Polypeptides: Bio-Inspired Smart Polymers for Protein Purification, Drug Delivery and Tissue Engineering.” Biomaterials from Nature for Advanced Devices and Therapies, 2016, pp. 106–26. Scopus, doi:10.1002/9781119126218.ch7. Full Text

Hill, R. T., and A. Chilkoti. “Surface Patterning.” Biomaterials Science: An Introduction to Materials: Third Edition, 2013, pp. 276–301. Scopus, doi:10.1016/B978-0-08-087780-8.00028-0. Full Text

Nusz, G., and A. Chilkoti. “Individual plasmonic nanostructures as label free biosensors.” Nanoplasmonic Sensors, 2012, pp. 105–26. Scopus, doi:10.1007/978-1-4614-3933-2_5. Full Text

Bhattacharyya, Jayanta, and Ashutosh Chilkoti. “Abstract 4481: Genetically encoded chimeric polypeptide nanoparticles for gemcitabine delivery to solid tumors.” Cancer Chemistry, American Association for Cancer Research, 2014. Crossref, doi:10.1158/1538-7445.am2014-4481. Full Text

Liu, Wenge, et al. “Abstract 4583: In situ photocontrolled intratumoral depot for combined photodynamic therapy and brachytherapy for solid tumor.” Experimental and Molecular Therapeutics, American Association for Cancer Research, 2014. Crossref, doi:10.1158/1538-7445.am2014-4583. Full Text

Chilkoti, Ashutosh. “Surface initiated polymerization and its applications in medicine.” Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, vol. 248, AMER CHEMICAL SOC, 2014.

Chilkoti, Ashutosh. “Genetically encoded polypeptide nanoparticles for delivery of drugs.” Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, vol. 247, AMER CHEMICAL SOC, 2014.

Quiroz, F. G., and A. Chilkoti. “The language of protein polymers.” Acs Symposium Series, vol. 1170, 2014, pp. 15–33. Scopus, doi:10.1021/bk-2014-1170.ch002. Full Text

Chilkoti, Ashutosh. “Genetically engineered polypeptide conjugates and fusions for drug delivery.” Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, vol. 246, AMER CHEMICAL SOC, 2013.

Tang, Lei, et al. “Enzyme catalyzed polymerization of DNA amphiphiles that self-assemble into star-like micelles.” Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, vol. 246, AMER CHEMICAL SOC, 2013.

Chilkoti, Ashutosh. “Syntax of "smart" peptide polymers governs their function.” Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, vol. 246, AMER CHEMICAL SOC, 2013.

Garanger, Elisabeth, et al. “Elastin-based amphiphilic copolymers as precision building blocks for controlled self-assembly.” Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, vol. 246, AMER CHEMICAL SOC, 2013.

Weinberger, A., et al. “Interactions of elastin-like polypeptides with model membranes on GUVs.” European Biophysics Journal With Biophysics Letters, vol. 42, SPRINGER, 2013, pp. S158–S158.