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Mansoor Amiji

Mansoor Amiji

Distinguished Professor & Chair of Pharmaceutical Sciences



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Drug discovery and delivery research at Northeastern’s pharmacy school spurs innovation, collaboration

Throughout Northeastern’s School of Phar­macy, researchers are making progress in solving a range of pressing health challenges.

Drug discovery and delivery research at Northeastern’s pharmacy school spurs innovation, collaboration

The past, present, and future of nanomedicine

North­eastern hosted the first Inter­na­tional Trans­la­tional Nanomed­i­cine Con­fer­ence over the weekend, wel­coming researchers and industry experts from around the globe.


Kryptonite for cancer cells

In a new paper, Dis­tin­guished Pro­fessor Man­soor Amiji and his col­lab­o­ra­tors present a drug-​​delivery system they believe can specif­i­cally target only tumors and turn off the cancer cells’ “super­powers” that allow them to grow uncontrollably.

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Drug discovery symposium maps new frontiers, collaborations

At a sym­po­sium hosted by North­eastern on Tuesday, a pio­neering chemist mar­veled at the human body’s ability to flourish in the face of expo­sure to thou­sands of harmful pathogens.

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Targeting tumors with nanotechnology

Backed by a $2.32 mil­lion grant, phar­ma­ceu­tical sci­ences pro­fessor Man­soor Amiji has designed a nano-​​cocktail that tar­gets multi-​​drug resis­tant tumors with remark­able accuracy.

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Toning down cancer’s aggressiveness

An inter­dis­ci­pli­nary research team is devel­oping a nanotechnology-​​based drug delivery system to make cancer cells more vul­ner­able to chemotherapy

Drug-​​delivery research shows early promise

North­eastern research teams win National Insti­tutes of Health exploratory grants to sup­port sep­a­rate projects to develop more effec­tive, nanotechnology-​​based cancer and brain-​​disease therapies

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