Researcher Profile

Stavroula Sofou, PhD

Full Member, Cancer Pharmacology Program

Member since 2012

Academic Appointment

Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Chemical and Biochemical Engineering
School of Engineering
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey


Research Interests

  • Development of drug delivery carriers (liposomes) for various types of cancer therapy
  • 1. environmentally responsive liposomes to improve transport and trafficking of chemotherapeutics in solid tumors
  • 2. multifunctional liposomes for antivascular therapy
  • 3. lipid-based carriers for targeted internal radiotherapy.

Selected Publications

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