Thursday, October 29, 2015

The American Association of Pharmaceutical Sciences Annual Meeting was held Oct. 25-29.  A number of the UI College of Pharmacy's graduate students presented at the meeting, including: 

  • Kawther Ahmed, “In Vitro and In Vivo Evaluation of Pentaerythritol Lipid A as Cancer Vaccine Adjuvant,” “Cell-Particle Hybrid Assemblies as a New Approach to Improve Tumor Cell-Based Cancer Vaccines”
  • Wisam Al Bakri, “Atrazine Permeation across the Nasal Mucosa: Formulation Effects of Commercial Herbicide Products”               
  • Keerthi Atluri, “Gene Activated Titanium Surface Promote In Vitro Osteogenesis,” “Blebbistatin PLGA Nanoparticles: A Drug Delivery Strategy for Arthrofibrosis”
  • Rakesh Awasthi, “An Effect-Compartment Modeling Approach to Relate the Plasma Concentrations of Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Active Metabolite to the Observed Psychoactive Effects”
  • Amal Ayyoub, “Modeling and Simulation of Pyronaridine in Pediatric Malaria-Infected Patients: Support for Proposed Labeling of Weight-Based Dosing for Pyramax® Granules”
  • Anh-Vu Do, “3D Printed Alginate-PLGA Tubes for Controlled Sequential Drug Release”
  • Ana Ferreira, “Synergistic Behavior of LAT-2 and Other Amino Acid or Cation Transporters in the Nasal Uptake of Gabapentin”
  • Sachin Gharse, “Investigation of novel formulations for eradication of biofilms of Pseudomonas aeruginosa clinical isolates”
  • Bharath Kumar Gowdampally, “Interaction of Polymeric Particles with LungSurfactant”
  • Behnoush Khorsand Sourkohi, “Modified RNA Activated Matrices Enhance Bone Regeneration”
  • Terra Kruger, “Extracellular Matrix Stiffness Modifies A&[beta] Endocytosis in SH-SY5Y Neuroblastoma,” “Mechanosensitive Regulation of Nanoparticle Endocytosis in RAW264.7 Macrophage”
  • Denison Kuruvilla, “Evaluation of Fetal Erythropoiesis from Postnatal Survival of Fetal RBCs”
  • Carlos Peroza Meza, “Exploring the Application of Mechanistic Models to Explain the Alkaline Degradation of Carbaryl (1-naphthyl Methylcarbamate) in the Presence of Cationic Surfactants”
  • Namita Sawant, “Assessment of Deposition Patterns of Nasal Sprays in Children Using an In Vitro MRI-Based Nasal Cast Model”
  • Phawanan Sawangchan, “Amphotericin B Chemical Stability in Aqueous and Olive Oil Solutions”
  • Aditya Singaraju, “Characterizing the Mechanical Properties of Caffeine Cocrystals Using Novel Spectroscopic and Computational Methods”
  • Hui Zu, “Sublimation Reduction by Cocrystallization: Thymol-4,4'-Dipyridyl”
  • Everton Nascimento Alencar, “Amphotericin B-Loaded Microemulsion Intended Leishmaniasis Treatment: Physico-Chemical Characterization,” “Oxidative Stability of Bullfrog (Rana catesbeiana Shaw) Oil," “Topic Emulsion Based on Bullfrog Oil Rana catesbeiana Shaw: Development, Characterization and Stability,” “Cytotoxicity Evaluation of a Topic Emulsion Based in the Bullfrog, Rana catesbeiana Shaw Oil”