VPD Group

Abhalaxmi Singh, PhD

abhaPostdoctoral Fellow Materials Science and Engineering
Northwestern University
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
Email: abhalaxmi.singh@northwestern.edu

Educational Background

2016.06 - present

Postdoctoral Fellow, Northwestern University

2010 - 2015

Ph.D., Life Science, Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar, India

2005 - 2007

M.S., Zoology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, India

2002 - 2005

B.S., Zoology, Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, India


Research Objectives and Approach

Biomedical Applications of “Theranostic” Nanomaterials.


References and Publications

A. Singh, S. Jain, S. Senapati, R. S. Verma and S. K. Sahoo. Magnetic nanoparticles labeled mesenchymal stem cells: A pragmatic solution towards targeted cancer theranostics. Advanced Healthcare Material. 2015 Sep 1. doi: 10.1002/ adhm.201500343. [Epub ahead of print]

A. Singh and S. K. Sahoo. Magnetic nanoparticles: a novel platform for cancer theranostics. Drug Discovery Today. Apr; 19(4):474-81. 2013.

F. Dilnawaz, A. Singh, S. Mewar, U. Sharma, N. R. Jagannathan and S. K. Sahoo. The transport of non-surfactant based paclitaxel loaded magnetic nanoparticles across the blood brain barrier in a rat model. Biomaterials. Apr;33(10):2936-51.2012.

A. Singh, F. Dilnawaz and S. K. Sahoo. Long circulating lectin conjugated paclitaxel loaded magnetic nanoparticles: a new theranostic avenue for leukemia therapy. PLoS One. 2011;6(11):e26803. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0026803.

F. Dilnawaz, A. Singh, C. Mohanty and S. K. Sahoo. Dual drug loaded superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles for targeted cancer therapy. Biomaterials, 31(13), 3694-3706, 2010.

A. Singh, R. Misra, C. Mohanty and S. K. Sahoo. Applications of Nanotechnology in Vaccine Delivery. International Journal of Green Nanotechnology: Biomedicine, 2:B25-B45, 2010.

S. K. Sahoo, F. Dilnawaz and A. Singh: A method for preparing a water dispersible magnetic nanoparticle formulation and use the same. Indian Patent Application No 779/KOL/2009 of 21.5.2009 and PCT No IN09/000630 on 12.11.09.