Research Repository

See what's under the surface


Mucoadhesive chitosan-coated nanostructured lipid carriers for oral delivery of amphotericin B (2018)
Journal Article
Tan Sui Ling, J., Roberts, C., & Billa, N. (2018). Mucoadhesive chitosan-coated nanostructured lipid carriers for oral delivery of amphotericin B. Pharmaceutical Development and Technology, doi:10.1080/10837450.2018.1515225

This study describes the properties of an amphotericin B-containing mucoadhesive nanostructured lipid carrier (NLC), with the intent to maximize uptake within the gastrointestinal tract. We have reported previously that lipid nanoparticles can signif... Read More

H-IPSE is a pathogen-secreted host nucleus-infiltrating protein (Infiltrin) expressed exclusively by the Schistosoma haematobium egg stage (2017)
Journal Article
Pennington, L. F., Alouffi, A., Mbanefo, E. C., Ray, D., Heery, D. M., Jardetzky, T. S., …Falcone, F. H. (2017). H-IPSE is a pathogen-secreted host nucleus-infiltrating protein (Infiltrin) expressed exclusively by the Schistosoma haematobium egg stage. Infection and Immunity, 85(12), doi:10.1128/iai.00301-17. ISSN 0019-9567

Urogenital schistosomiasis, caused by the parasitic trematode Schistosoma haematobium, affects over 112 million people worldwide. As with Schistosoma mansoni infections, the pathology of urogenital schistosomiasis is related mainly to the egg stage,... Read More