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Qingguo Xu, Ph.D.

Massey Cancer Center research program membership

Developmental Therapeutics

Department affiliations

Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy

Education

PhD, University of Oxford, United Kingdom (2009)
MS, Tianjin University, China (2004)

Awards and honors

Genetech Innovation in Biotechnology Award, 2013, American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists
Award for Research Excellence, 2011, Johns Hopkins Center for Nanomedicine
Trinity College Postgraduate Progress Award, 2007, University of Oxford

Research description

One significant focus of my work has been the development of drug-loaded, sub-100 nm, biodegradable nanoparticles with high drug loading and dense PEG coatings for more effective cancer drug delivery, delivered both locally and systemically.

Disease focus of research

Pancreatic

Research keywords

Angiogenesis,Cancer therapy resistance,Drug discovery,Translational science

Published research (during tenure as a Massey Cancer Center member)

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Contact information

Email: qxu@vcu.edu

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