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Mansoor Amiji

Jointly Appointed, Chemical Engineering
Affiliated Faculty, Bioengineering
140 The Fenway, Room 156
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115


  • BS, Pharmacy (magna cum laude), Northeastern University
  • PhD, Pharmaceutics, Purdue University

Research & Scholarship Interests

Polymeric biomaterials, drug delivery systems, nanomedical technologies
Affiliated With

Department Research Areas

College Research Initiatives

Honors & Awards

  • T. Nagai Award, Controlled Release Society

Professional Affiliations

  • American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists, Fellow
  • Controlled Release Society, Fellow

Selected Publications

  • M.M. Amiji, R. Ramesh, Exosomes in Cancer: Diagnostics, Pharmaceutical, and Therapeutic Applications, Elsevier Publishing Company, 2018
  • A. Singh, M.M. Amiji, Stimuli-Responsive Drug Delivery Systems, Royal Society of Chemistry Biomaterial Series Publication, Royal Society of Chemistry, 2018
  • G. Ahmad, M. Amiji, Use of CRISPR/Cas9 Gene Editing Tools for Developing Models in Drug Discovery, Drug Discovery Today, 23(3), 2018, 519-533
  • G. Ahmad, R. El-Sadda, G. Botchkina, I. Ojima, J. Egan, M. Amiji, Nanoemulsion Formulation of a Novel Taxoid Prodrug SBT-1214 Conjugated with Omega-3 Fatty Acid Inhibits Prostate Cancer Stem Cell-Induced Tumor Growth, Cancer Letters, 406, 2017, 71-80
  • S. Padmakumar, N. Parayath, F. Leslie, S.V. Nair, D. Menon, and M. Amiji, Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for Ovarian Cancer Using Sustained-Release Implantable Devices, Expert Opinion on Drug Delivery, 15(5), 2018, 481-494
  • D. Chen, S. Ganesh, W. Wang, M. Amiji, Plasma Protein Adsorption and Biological Identity of Systemically-Administered Nanoparticles, Nanomedicine (London), 12(17), 2017, 2113-2135

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March 27, 2019

Bouve/ChE Professor Mansoor Amiji will receive the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award from Purdue University's College of Pharmacy on April 5, 2019, in recognition of his outstanding achievements in professional and scientific endeavors.

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