Northeastern Researchers Contribute to Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal

The Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal (MDCVJ) reports on leading edge research, diagnosis, and treatments from specialists at the Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center and other invited contributors. In Volume 12, Number 3 (July-September 2016), numerous faculty and one PhD student had their research featured in the journal.

Nucleic Acid Delivery for Endothelial Dysfunction in Cardiovascular Diseases

Dipti Deshpande, David R. Janero, Victor Segura-Ibarra, Elvin Blanco and Mansoor M. Amiji

Targeted Delivery of Shear Stress-Inducible Micrornas by Nanoparticles to Prevent Vulnerable Atherosclerotic Lesions

Wing Tak Wong, Shuangtao Ma, Xiao Yu Tian, Andrea Banuet Gonzalez, Eno E. Ebong and Haifa Shen

Novel Nanoprinting for Oral Delivery of Poorly Soluble Drugs

Cihan Yilmaz, Can Sarisozen, Vladimir Torchilin and Ahmed Busnaina

Enhancing Stent Effectiveness with Nanofeatures

Nicole Bassous, John P. Cooke and Thomas J. Webster

Northeastern has a special connection to the journal, because of the late alumnus George Kostas, E’ 1943. The generous gifts of George Kostas and his family allowed Houston Methodist Research Institute and Northeastern University to establish state-of-the-art nanomedicine and nanotechnology research centers.

Related Faculty: Mansoor Amiji, Eno E. Ebong, Ahmed Busnaina

Related Departments:Chemical Engineering