Selected Key Publications

Agadjanian H, Ma J, Rentsendorj A, Valluripalli V, Hwang JY, Mahammed A, Farkas DL, Gray HB, Gross Z, Medina-Kauwe LK. Tumor detection and elimination by a targeted gallium corrole. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 2009;106(15):6105-10.

Agadjanian H, Chu D, Hwang JY, Wachsmann-Hogiu S, Rentsendorj A, Song L, Valluripalli V, Lubow J, Ma J, Sharifi B, Farkas DL, Medina-Kauwe LK. Chemotherapy targeting by DNA capture in viral protein particles. Nanomedicine. 2012;7 (3):335-352.

Hwang JY, Lubow J, Chu D, Ma J, Agadjanian H, Gray HB, Gross Z, Farkas DL, Medina-Kauwe LK.  A mechanistic study of tumor-targeted corrole cytotoxicity. Molecular Pharmaceutics. 2011 Oct 10. [Epub ahead of print].

Hwang JY, Lubow J, Chu D, Gray HB, Gross Z, Farkas DL, Medina-Kauwe LK. Photoexcitation of tumor-targeted corrole induces singlet oxygen-mediated augmentation of cytotoxicity. Journal of Controlled Release. 2012;163(3):368-373.

Medina-Kauwe LK. "Alternative" endocytic mechanisms exploited by pathogens: new avenues for therapeutic delivery? Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews. 2007;59(8):798-809.

Xie J, Chiang L, Contreras J, Wu K, Garner JA, Medina-Kauwe L, Hamm-Alvarez SF. Novel fiber-dependent entry mechanism for adenovirus serotype 5 in lacrimal acini. J Virol. 2006;80(23):11833-51.

Rentsendorj A, Xie J, MacVeigh M, Agadjanian H, Bass S, Hamm-Alvarez S, Medina-Kauwe LK. Typical and atypical trafficking pathways of Ad5 penton base recombinant protein: implications for gene transfer. Gene Therapy. 2006;13(10):821-36.

Agadjanian H, Weaver JJ, Mahammed A, Rentsendorj A, Bass S, Kim J, Dmochowski IJ, Margalit R, Gray HB, Gross Z, Medina-Kauwe LK. Specific delivery of corroles to cells via noncovalent conjugates with viral proteins. Pharmaceutical Research. 2006;23:367-377. PMID: 16411149.

Medina-Kauwe LK. Endocytosis of adenovirus and adenovirus capsid proteins. Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews. 2003;55:1485-1496.

Medina-Kauwe LK, Maguire M, Kasahara N, Kedes L. Non-viral gene delivery to human breast cancer cells by targeted Ad5 penton proteins. Gene Therapy. 2001;8:1753-1761.