Dr. Lu’s research involves the use of nanoparticle-based formulations to deliver therapeutic and diagnostic agents. These are primarily applied in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer.

In this video clip, Dr. Lu talks about her project aiming to develop tumor-targeted radioactive nanoparticles that are able to treat peritoneal metastases in ovarian cancer. (Thanks for the support from American Cancer Society) (May, 2018)

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  • (March 21, 2023) Congratulations! Dr. Xiuling Lu Named 2023 Faculty Research Advising Award Recipient!
  • (December 2, 2022) Congratulations Xinhao for receiving the Student Research Poster Award 1st place at the National Institute for Pharmaceutical Technology and Education (NIPTE) Annual Conference from Nov 29, 2022-Dec 1, 2022!
  • (September 6, 2022) Our work on tumor imaging was highlighted as the cover article in Advanced Therapeutics, and the UConn Today News!
  • (August 23, 2022) Welcome Sheyda Ranjbar and Mittal Darji for joining the Lu Lab!
  • (May 2, 2022) Congratulations to Dr. Xiuling Lu for her promotion to Professor!
  • (April 5, 2022) Congratulations to Dr. Wei-Chung Luo for successfully defending his doctoral dissertation! Check some photos here!
  • (Nov 20, 2021) Congratulations to Derek for the new paper published in Advanced NanoBiomed Research with open access!
  • (Nov 11, 2021) Congratulations to Wei-Chung for the new paper on nanoparticle freeze drying published in European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics!
  • (Oct 8, 2021) Welcome Dr. Faisal Ibrahim for joining the Lu Lab!
  • (Aug 2, 2021) Welcome Dr. Pallabita Chowdhury for joining the Lu Lab!
  • (May 13, 2021) Congratulations to Wei-Chung Luo for winning the Gerald J. Jackson Memorial Fellowship Award!
  • (April 30, 2021) Check out our recent paper in Journal of Chromatography B!
  • (April 14, 2021) Congratulations to Dr. André O'Reilly Beringhs for successfully defending his doctoral dissertation! Check some photos here!
  • (March 14, 2021) Our latest review on nanoparticle-antibody conjugates in immunoassays and tumor imaging can be viewed in the AAPS Journal!     More... 

Contact Us

Phone: (860)486-5188
Address: School of Pharmacy
University of Connecticut
69 North Eagleville Road
Unit 3092
Storrs, CT 06269-3092

Last updated on: 08/17/2022