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Gregory  Nkepang

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Phone (405) 271-6593  x47284
Fax (405) 271-7505
Office   CPB 347
Email gregory-nkepang@ouhsc.edu

Research Summary

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Vibhu Awasthi

Selected Publications & Presentations

  1. Bio M, Rajaputra P, Nkepang G, You Y. Far-red light activatable, multifunctional prodrug for fluorescence optical imaging and combinational treatment. J Med Chem 2014; 57: 3401-3409.
  2. Nkepang G, You Y. Heteroatom-substituted dioxetanes and their emerging biomedical applications. In Paatel's Chemistry of Functional Groups. Edited by I. Marek. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd; Chichester, UK. Published only 04/28/2014.
  3. Bio M, Rajaputra P, Nkepang G, Awuah SG, Hoission AML, You Y. Site-specific and far-red light-activatable prodrug of combretastain A-4 using photo-unclick chemistry. J Med Chem 2013; 56: 3936-3942.
  4. Rajaputra P, Nkepang G, Watley G, You Y. Synthesis and in vitro biological evaluation of lipophilic cation conjugated photosensitizers for targeting mitochondria. Bioorg Med Chem 2013; 21(2): 379-387.
  5. Hossion AML, Bio M, Nkepang G, Awuah SG, You Y. Visible light controlled release of anti-cancer drug through double activation of prodrug. ACS Med Chem Lett 2013; 4: 124-127.
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