Sunil Prabhu, B.Pharm, PhD
Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Executive Associate Dean
College of Pharmacy
Academic Leadership Certification, Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, 2012
AACP Fellow, Academic Leaders Fellowship Program (ALFP), 2009
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Pharmaceutics, 1996
West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV
Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm)1987
Birla Institute of Technology, India
Formulation development of novel drug delivery systems; application of nanotechnology
for controlled release system design; cancer chemoprevention; targeted therapy.
Principal Investigator, “Combinatorial nanotechnology-based regimens for pancreatic cancer chemoprevention” NIH, National Cancer Institute (NCI), R15 program, 2014-2017.
Principal Investigator, “Chemoprevention of pancreatic cancer using a combinatorial nano-drug system” NIH, National Cancer Institute (NCI), R03 program, 2011-2013.
Principal Investigator, "Combined Chemoprevention Using A Nanotechnology-based Therapeutic System", NIH, National Cancer Institute (NCI), R03 Program, 2007- 2010.
Preclinical systemic toxicity evaluation of chitosan-solid lipid nanoparticle-encapsulated aspirin and curcumin in combination with free sulforaphane in BALB/c mice.
Authors: Thakkar A, Chenreddy S, Thio A, Khamas W, Wang J, Prabhu S | Int J Nanomedicine. 2016;11:3265-76
Process and Performance Outcomes of a Nontraditional Postbaccalaureate PharmD Program Geared Toward Internationally Trained Pharmacists.
Authors: Prabhu S, Chung E, Le QA, Nguyen M, Robinson D | Am J Pharm Educ. 2015 Oct 25;79(8):113
Ferulic acid combined with aspirin demonstrates chemopreventive potential towards pancreatic cancer when delivered using chitosan-coated solid-lipid nanoparticles.
Authors: Thakkar A, Chenreddy S, Wang J, Prabhu S | Cell Biosci. 2015;5:46
Evaluation of ibuprofen loaded solid lipid nanoparticles and its combination regimens for pancreatic cancer chemoprevention.
Authors: Thakkar A, Chenreddy S, Wang J, Prabhu S | Int J Oncol. 2015 Apr;46(4):1827-34
Reverse cardiac remodeling after renal denervation: Atrial electrophysiologic and structural changes associated with blood pressure lowering.
Authors: McLellan AJ, Schlaich MP, Taylor AJ, Prabhu S, Hering D, Hammond L, Marusic P, Duval J, Sata Y, Ellims A, Esler M, Peter K, Shaw J, Walton A, Kalman JM, Kistler PM | Heart Rhythm. 2015 May;12(5):982-90
Peripheral residence of naïve CD4 T cells induces MHC class II-dependent alterations in phenotype and function.
Authors: Rane S, Das R, Ranganathan V, Prabhu S, Das A, Mattoo H, Durdik JM, George A, Rath S, Bal V | BMC Biol. 2014 Dec 21;12:106
Traditional Chinese medicinal formula Si-Wu-Tang prevents oxidative damage by activating Nrf2-mediated detoxifying/antioxidant genes.
Authors: Liu M, Ravula R, Wang Z, Zuo Z, Chow MS, Thakkar A, Prabhu S, Andresen B, Huang Y | Cell Biosci. 2014 Feb 10;4(1):8
A novel combinatorial nanotechnology-based oral chemopreventive regimen demonstrates significant suppression of pancreatic cancer neoplastic lesions.
Authors: Grandhi BK, Thakkar A, Wang J, Prabhu S | Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2013 Oct;6(10):1015-25
The molecular mechanism of action of aspirin, curcumin and sulforaphane combinations in the chemoprevention of pancreatic cancer.
Authors: Thakkar A, Sutaria D, Grandhi BK, Wang J, Prabhu S | Oncol Rep. 2013 Apr;29(4):1671-7
Chemoprevention of pancreatic cancer using solid-lipid nanoparticulate delivery of a novel aspirin, curcumin and sulforaphane drug combination regimen.
Authors: Sutaria D, Grandhi BK, Thakkar A, Wang J, Prabhu S | Int J Oncol. 2012 Dec;41(6):2260-8
Chemoprevention of colon cancer in a rat carcinogenesis model using a novel nanotechnology-based combined treatment system.
Authors: Chaudhary A, Sutaria D, Huang Y, Wang J, Prabhu S | Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2011 Oct;4(10):1655-64
Molecular basis of traditional Chinese medicine in cancer chemoprevention.
Authors: Wang S, Penchala S, Prabhu S, Wang J, Huang Y | Curr Drug Discov Technol. 2010 Mar;7(1):67-75
Development and validation of a high-performance liquid chromatography method for the simultaneous determination of aspirin and folic acid from nano-particulate systems.
Authors: Chaudhary A, Wang J, Prabhu S | Biomed Chromatogr. 2010 Sep;24(9):919-25
Novel combinations of rate-controlling polymers for the release of leuprolide acetate in the colon.
Authors: Prabhu S, Kanthamneni N, Ma C | Drug Deliv. 2008 Feb;15(2):119-25
Effect of co-solvents on the controlled release of calcitonin polypeptide from in situ biodegradable polymer implants.
Authors: Prabhu S, Tran LP, Betageri GV | Drug Deliv. 2005 Nov-Dec;12(6):393-8