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Philip S. Low

Philip Low

Cancer Therapeutics

Design of ligand-targeted drugs, tumor-targeted dyes for fluorescence-guided surgery of cancer, development of novel immunotherapies for cancer, targeted control of cell-based therapeutics and drug targeting to the tumor microenvironment.

Tissue Regeneration

Acceleration of bone fracture repair, design of ligand-targeted drugs and targeted control of cell-based therapeutics.

Infectious Diseases

Development of new therapies for malaria, design of ligand-targeted drugs, design of targeted anti-viral therapies and targeted control of cell-based therapeutics.

Autoimmune Diseases

Design of ligand-targeted drugs & novel imaging and therapeutic agents for autoimmune diseases.

Erythrocyte Membranes

Development of new therapies for malaria, design of ligand-targeted drugs, design of new therapies for sickle cell disease and structural characterization of the human red blood cell membrane.

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Education

  • B.S., Brigham Young University, 1971
  • Ph.D., University of California, San Diego, 1975

Recognitions

  • Achievement in Chemistry in Cancer Research, 2015
  • American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Award for Outstanding Achievement in Chemistry in Cancer Research, 2015
  • American Chemical Society's George & Christine Sosnovsky Award for Cancer Research, 2015
  • BYU Distinguished Alumnus Award, 2013
  • Elected Fellow, 1998
  • Elected National Academy of Inventors, 2015
  • Herbert Newby McCoy Award(Purdue University's award for the best research on campus), 1993
  • Indiana Lions Club Cancer Research Award, 1991
  • International Union Against Cancer Fellow, 1987
  • Mathias P. Mertes Award, 2015
  • Morrill Award, 2014
  • National Institutes of Health MERIT Award, 1999
  • Outstanding Commercialization Award for Faculty, 2006
  • Peter Speiser Award, 2018
  • Research Associate, University of Massachusetts, 1975
  • Roland T. Lakey Award, 2015
  • Sigma Xi Research Award, 1997
  • Watanabe Life Sciences Champion of the Year Award, 2013
  • World of Difference Award, Indiana Health Industry Forum, 2000

Publications

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