Organization profile

Organisation Profile

Optimal delivery of drugs to their target sites is essential for drug efficacy and safety. Drug delivery unit explores the key pharmacokinetic factors in drug delivery as well as new technologies for delivering drugs, especially to the eyes.
Read more on our Drug Delivery website

 

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Profiles

No photo of Madhushree Bhattacharya

Madhushree Bhattacharya

Person: U3 Research and teaching staff, Teaching and research personnel

20082018
No photo of Marja Hagström

Marja Hagström

Person: Teaching and research personnel

20112019
No photo of Otto Kari

Otto Kari

Person: U1 Research and teaching staff, Teaching and research personnel

20032020
Photo of Wilma Kiander
20182019
No photo of Heidi Kidron

Heidi Kidron

Person: U3 Research and teaching staff, UH, Teaching and research personnel

20062020

Projects

Retinal drug delivery with nanomedicine

Tavakoli, S. & Urtti, A.

01/06/2016 → …

Project: Research project

EU-OPENSCREEN

Virtanen, H., Wennerberg, K., Urtti, A. & Tammela, P.

01/11/2011 → …

Project: Other project

NANOMED: Nanomedicine integrative approach

Urtti, A.

01/01/201631/12/2019

Project: Research project

Drug discovery and chemical biology

Urtti, A., Ghemtio, L. & Hagström, M.

01/01/201431/12/2016

Project: Research project

Publications

Amphiphilic Polypeptides for VEGF siRNA Delivery into Retinal Epithelial Cells

Osipova, O., Sharoyko, V., Zashikhina, N., Zakharova, N., Tennikova, T., Urtti, A. & Korzhikova-Vlakh, E., Jan 2020, In : Pharmaceutics. 12, 1, 17 p., 39.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Chondrogenic differentiation of human bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stromal cells in a three-dimensional environment

Salonius, E., Kontturi, L., Laitinen, A., Haaparanta, A-M., Korhonen, M., Nystedt, J., Kiviranta, I. & Muhonen, V., Apr 2020, In : Journal of Cellular Physiology. 235, 4, p. 3497-3507 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Design and synthesis of lipid-mimetic cationic iridium complexes and their liposomal formulation for in vitro and in vivo application in luminescent bioimaging

Shakirova, J. R., Sadeghi, A., Koblova, A. A., Chelushkin, P. S., Toropainen, E., Tavakoli, S., Kontturi, L-S., Lajunen, T., Tunik, S. P. & Urtti, A., 7 Apr 2020, In : RSC Advances. 10, 24, p. 14431-14440 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Drug Flux Across RPE Cell Models: The Hunt for An Appropriate Outer Blood-Retinal Barrier Model for Use in Early Drug Discovery

Hellinen, L., Hongisto, H., Ramsay, E., Kaarniranta, K., Vellonen, K-S., Skottman, H. & Ruponen, M., Feb 2020, In : Pharmaceutics. 12, 2, 13 p., 176.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Activities

Natasha Zashikhina

Shirin Tavakoli (Host)
Jan 2020

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesAcademic visit at UH

Imperial College London

Shirin Tavakoli (Visiting researcher)
Mar 2019

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

Controlled Release Society Annual Meeting & Exposition, CRS2019

Shirin Tavakoli (Speaker)
23 Jul 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Synthon Pharmaceutical Company

Shirin Tavakoli (Visiting researcher)
Feb 2019

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

Lab of General Biochemistry and Physical Pharmacy Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Ghent University

Shirin Tavakoli (Visiting researcher)
5 Nov 201914 Dec 2019

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution