Department of Biopharmaceutical Sciences

College of Pharmacy

Seungpyo Hong, Ph.D.

Seungpyo Hong, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Pharmaceutics and Bioengineering

Contact Information
833 South Wood Street
355 PHARM, MC 865
Chicago, IL 60612-7231
Office: (312) 413-8294
Fax: (312) 996-0098
Lab Website

Publications (2004-2009)
Targeted Drug Delivery Using Polymeric Nanomaterials

Landmark KJ, DiMaggio S, Ward J, Vogt S, Hong S, Kotlyar A, Penner-Hahn JE, Baker JR, Banaszak Holl MM, Orr BG. Synthesis, Characterization, and In Vitro Testing of Superparamagnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticles Targeted Using Folic Acid-Conjugated Dendrimers. ACS Nano. 2008; 2(4): 773-783. DOI

Karp JM, Mahdavi A, Hong S, Khademhosseini A, Langer R. Microscale Approaches for Bone Tissue Engineering. In: Khademhosseini A, Borenstein J, Takayama S, Toner M, editors. Micro and Nanoengineering of the Cell Microenvironment: Technologies and Applications. Norwood, MA: Artech House, Inc., 2008.

Peer D*, Karp JM*, Hong S*, FaroKhzad OC, Margalit R, Langer R. Nanocarriers as an emerging platform for cancer therapy. Nature Nanotechnology 2007;2(12): 751-60. *co-first authors

Hong S, Leroueil PR, Majoros IJ, Orr BG, Baker JR, Banaszak Holl MM. The binding avidity of a nanoparticle-based multivalent targeted drug delivery platform. Chemistry & Biology 2007;14 (1):107-15. DOI

Gu FX, Karnik R, Wang AZ, Alexis F, Levy-Nissenbaum E, Hong S, Langer RS, Farokhzad OC. Targeted nanoparticles for cancer therapy. Nano Today 2007;2 (3):14-21. DOI

Shi X, Bi X, Ganser TR, Hong S, Myc LA, Desai A, Banaszak Holl MM, Baker JR. HPLC analysis of functionalized poly(amidoamine) dendrimers and the interaction between a folate-dendrimer conjugate and folate binding protein. Analyst 2006;131 (7):842-8. DOI

Hong S, Leroueil PR, Janus EK, Peters JL, Kober MM, Islam MT, Orr BG, Baker JR, Banaszak Holl MM. Interaction of polycationic polymers with supported lipid bilayers and cells: Nanoscale hole formation and enhanced membrane permeability. Bioconjugate Chemistry 2006;17 (3):728-34. DOI

Hong S, Hessler JA, Banaszak Holl MM, Leroueil PR, Mecke A, Orr BG. Physical Interactions of Nanoparticles with Biological Membranes: The Observation of Nanoscale Hole Formation. Journal of Chemical Health & Safety 2006;13 (3):16-20. DOI

Hong S, Gil YS, Hwang SS, Hong SM. Effect of poly(esterimide)s as compatibilizers on the physical properties of poly(etherimide)/thermotropic liquid crystalline polymer in-situ composites. Polymer Journal 2004;36 (4):271-83. DOI

Hong S, Bielinska AU, Mecke A, Keszler B, Beals JL, Shi XY, Balogh L, Orr BG, Baker JR, Banaszak Holl MM. Interaction of poly(amidoamine) dendrimers with supported lipid bilayers and cells: Hole formation and the relation to transport. Bioconjugate Chemistry 2004;15 (4):774-82. DOI