Researcher Profile

Longqin Hu, PhD

Full Member, Cancer Pharmacology Program

Member since 2009

Academic Appointment

Professor of Medicinal Chemistry
Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey


Chair, Department of Medicinal Chemistry, Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy;
Director, Graduate Program in Medicinal Chemistry, Rutgers School of Graduate Studies


Research Interests

  • Synthetic medicinal chemistry, bioorganic chemistry, and drug design
  • Design of anticancer prodrugs for the site-specific activation in tumor tissues
  • Enzyme mechanism and inhibition
  • Inhibition of protein-protein interactions
  • Inhibition of crystallization for kidney stone diseases

Selected Publications

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