The research of Professor Kathryn Uhrich has designed and examined a library of sugar-based amphiphilic polymers (SBAPs) which demonstrate promise in diverse biomedical applications, ranging from nanoscale drug delivery vehicles to cardiovascular therapeutics.

Gu L, Faig A, Abdelhamid D, and Uhrich KE. “Sugar-based Amphiphilic Polymers for Biomedical Applications: from Nanocarrier to Therapeutic” Acc Chem Res, (10), 2867–2877 (2014)  [invited]. 10.1021/ar4003009

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Group Members: 
Allison M. Faig
PhD Candidate, Dr. Kathryn Uhrich Research Group


Year of Research Highlight: 2014