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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  • Our new paper in Journal of Controlled Release reported the research findings in the past few years on interactions between nanoparticles and tumor surface for tumor-specific delivery to peritoneal metastasis. Free access is available till December 31, 2020. (November 18, 2020)
  • Our recent publication on in vitro release assessment of tobramycin ophthalmic ointment can be accessed for free till Nov. 27, 2020. (October 11, 2020)
  • Congratulations André Beringhs for winning the 2020 IPEC Graduate Student Award!(October 6, 2020)
  • The exciting collaborative work with the Physician Scientist Dr. Tulio Valdez at Stanford University has been published in Scientific Report! Free to download (August 19, 2020)             ...  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: 11/18/2020