Uday Kompella

Uday Kompella PhD

Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Recent Publications

Co-Director, Colorado Center for Nanomedicine and Nanosafety

Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Ophthalmology, and Bioengineering

Office Location:

Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Building (V20)
Fourth Floor Room 4129

Research Interests:

  • Ocular, respiratory, and brain drug discovery, delivery, and development.
  • Nanomedicines for drug delivery, gene delivery, and imaging.
  • Novel drug delivery systems: Nanoparticles, microparticles, and implants.
  • Novel therapies for diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, and cancers.

Representative publications:

Srinivas SP, Goyal A, Talele DP, Mahadik S, Sudhir RR, Murthy PP, Ranganath S, Kompella UB, Padmanabhan P. Corneal epithelial permeability to fluorescein in humans by a multi-drop method. PLoS One. 2018 Jun 19;13(6):e0198831.

Hartman RR, Kompella UB. Intravitreal, Subretinal, and Suprachoroidal Injections: Evolution of Microneedles for Drug Delivery. J Ocul Pharmacol Ther. 2018 Jan/Feb;34(1-2):141-153.

Rao VR, Upadhyay AK, Kompella UB. pH shift assembly of adenoviral serotype 5 capsid protein nanosystems for enhanced delivery of nanoparticles, proteins and nucleic acids. J Control Release. 2013 Nov 28;172(1):341-350.