Research Interest

Dr. Danquah’s research interests include:

  • Design and synthesis of novel biodegradable polymers for controlled drug and nucleic acid delivery
  • Nano based combination therapy for treating cancer
  • Design and construction of novel bipartite shRNA expressing plasmids for cancer therapy
  • Formulation, delivery, in vitro and in vivo characterization of siRNA,shRNAand miRNAs for treating cancer
  • Application of stem cells and biomaterials for tissue regeneration and repair

Michael Danquah

Assistant Professor


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    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
    Chicago State University