VPD Group

Shanthi Kanthala

Postdoctoral Fellow Materials Science and Engineering
Northwestern UniversityShanthi 2014
Room: B560, Silverman Hall
Chemistry of Life Processes Institute,
2170 Campus Drive
Evanston IL, 60208-3113

Phone: (847) 491-5809 (L)
Facsimile: (847) 467-6573


Educational Background

2015.1-2015.11 Postdoctoral Fellow, Northwestern University
2011-2014 Ph.D., Medicinal Chemistry, University of Louisiana at Monroe, LA
2006-2010 B. Pharmacy, Kakatiya University, Warangal, India

Research Objectives and Approach

Biomedical Applications of “Theranostic” Magnetic Nanoparticles.

References and Publications

  • Kanthala S., Gauthier T., Satyanarayanajois S., “Structure activity relationships of peptidomimetics that inhibit PPI of HER2- HER3”, Biopolymers 101(6), 693–702 (2014)

  • Kanthala S., Banappagari S., Gokhale A., Liu Y., Xin G., Zhao Y., Satyanarayanajois S., “Novel peptidomimetics for inhibition of HER2:HER3 heterodimerization in HER2-positive breast cancer”, Chemical biology and drug design, 12453 (2014)

  • Kanthala S., Pallerla S., Jois S., “Current and future therapeutics targeting EGFR aberrant lung cancers”, Future oncology (2015)

  • Gokhale A., Kanthala S., Latendresse J., Taneja V., Satyanarayanajois S.,“Immunosuppression by co-stimulatory molecules: Inhibition of CD2-CD48/ CD8 interaction by peptides from CD2 to suppress progression of collagen-induced arthritis in mice”, Chemical biology & drug design 82(1), 106-18 (2013)

  • Alayoubi A., Kanthala S., Satyanarayanajois S., Anderson J., Sylvester P., Nazzal S.,“Stability and in vitro antiproliferative activity of bioactive “Vitamin E” fortified parenteral lipid emulsions”, Colloids and surfaces B: Biointerfaces 103, 23-30 (2013)