Laboratory of Polypeptide Drugs and Delivery

Dr Peter Moyle (@moylelab) - the University of Queensland School of Pharmacy

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Congratulations to Faheem Maqbool on New Publication

Congratulations to PhD student Faheem Maqbool. His new publication on how supercritical carbon dioxide can be used to efficiently produce and load liposomes with drugs has been published online in Artificial Cells, Nanomedicine, and Biotechnology.

Maqbool F, Moyle PM, Tan MSA, Thurecht KJ, Falconer JR. Preparation of albendazole-loaded liposomes by supercritical carbon dioxide processing. Art Cells Nanomed Biotechnol 2018; in press


Congratulations Zhenghui Xu on your article in Bioconjugate Chemistry

Congratulations to PhD student Zhenghui Xu on the acceptance and publication of his review ‘bioconjugation approaches to produce subunit vaccines composed of protein or peptide antigens and covalently attached toll-like receptor ligands‘ in the ACS journal Bioconjugate Chemistry.


Acta Biomaterialia – Targeted siRNA/pDNA delivery systems

Congratulations to Dr Yu Wan on the acceptance and publication of her article ‘multifunctional peptide-lipid nanocomplexes for efficient targeted delivery of DNA and siRNA into breast cancer cells’ in Acta Biomaterialia

DOI: 10.1016/j.actbio.2017.06.032

Congratulations Yu Wan

Congratulations to Dr Yu Wan, who has successfully completed her requirements to be awarded a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) from the University of Queensland on the 7th of July 2017.

Best wishes for your future career endeavours.


Article Accepted in Biotechnology Advances

Read our new article on “biotechnology approaches to produce potent, self-adjuvanting antigen-adjuvant fusion protein subunit vaccines” in Biotechnology Advances (IF 9.848).

DOI: 10.1016/j.biotechadv.2017.03.005

Biotage Initiator+ Alstra Peptide Synthesiser

We have recently received a Biotage Initiator+ Alstra automated microwave peptide synthesiser, which will provide rapid, safe, and high quality peptides for student projects in the school of pharmacy courtesy of the UQ Major Equipment Infrastructure grants.

Feel free to contact us if you are interested in using this instrument.

Globalisation of Pharmaceutics Education Network (GPEN) 2016

Currently at the Globalization of Pharmaceutics Education Network (GPEN) 2016 conference in Lawrence, Kansas USA

Congratulations to 2016 major students

Congratulations to Eloise Lloyd, James Stephanie, Joey Cheng and Merhawi Asfha for  completing their Major project assessments.


We Welcome New PhD Student Sayed Ebrahim Alavi to the Lab

We welcome Sayed Ebrahim Alavi to the lab, who will be working on polymeric delivery systems for peptide-based type 2 diabetes therapeutics

New Paper – “Investigation of bombesin peptide as a targeting ligand for the gastrin releasing peptide (GRP) receptor”

Congratulations Anjuman Begum on the acceptance of your first paper from your PhD.

Begum, A.A., Moyle, P.M., Toth, I., Investigation of Bombesin peptide as a targeting ligand for the gastrin releasing peptide (GRP) receptor, Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry (2016), doi: 10.1016/j.bmc.2016.09.039


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