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Kelly, Kimberly A.

Assistant Professor

Biomedical Engineering

Research Interests

Bionanomaterials

Imaging Agents

Targets

Biomarkers

One-Page Research Brochure 

Topical area:
Biomedicine

Kester, Mark

Professor of Pharmacology

Co-Director of nanoSTAR

Medicine

Research Interests

Design, characterization and validation of nanotechnologies for targeted drug delivery

Nanoliposmes, nanodendrimers, and nanocolloids as effective drug delivery vehicles for pharmacological and molecular agents

Nontoxic nanoscale systemic delivery systems for hydrophobic pro-apoptotic lipids and siRNAs that target mutated tumorigenic proteins

One-Page Research Brochure

Topical area:
Biomedicine

Kiessling, Volker

Assistant Professor

Physics, Physiology

Research Interests

Membrane fusion

Fluorescence laser microscopy

Single molecule imaging

Artificial membranes on solid supports

Biomembranes on chips

Topical area:
Biomedicine

Klibanov, Alexander L. (Sasha)

Associate Professor

Biomedical Engineering

Research Interests

Targeted delivery of therapeutic and diagnostic imaging agents

Design of ultrasound contrast materials

Attachment of targeting ligands to contrast materials

Colloid based delivery systems (microbubbles and liposomes)

Long-circulating liposomes and particulates

Topical area:
Biomedicine

Koenig, Gary

Chemical Engineering

Research Interests

Materials for Energy Storage

Composite Materials

Colloid and Interface Science

One-Page Research Brochure 

Topical area:
Energy & the Environment

Kretsinger, Robert H.

Professor

Biology

Research Interests

Protein Structure Determination

Annexin

Protein Kinase C (PKC)

3-deoxy-D-arabino-heptulosonate-7-phosphate synthase (DAHPS)

Topical area:
Biomedicine