Jie Shen

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    • (860) 486-5613
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    • (860) 486-2076
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    • School of Pharmacy
      Room 425
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    • University of Connecticut
      Dept. of Pharmaceutical Sciences
      69 North Eagleville Road
      Storrs, Connecticut 06269-3092

Assistant Research Professor of Pharmaceutics

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Educational Background

  • B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences, China Pharmaceutical University
  • M.S. in Pharmaceutics, China Pharmaceutical University
  • Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics, China Pharmaceutical University
  • Postdoctoral Training: Fudan University and University of Connecticut

Research Interests

  • Complex drug delivery systems and their performance testing methods
  • Nanoparticle-based delivery systems for improving bioavailability of therapeutics
  • Targeted drug/gene delivery systems

Selected Publications

  • Kumar S., Shen J., Burgess D.J. (2014). Nano-amorphous Spray Dried Powder to Improve Oral Bioavailability of Itraconazole. Journal of Controlled Release. 192C, 95-102.
  • Shen J., Yu M., Meng Q.G., Li J., Lv Y.F., Lu W.Y. (2013) Fatty acid-based strategy for efficient brain targeted gene delivery. Pharmaceutical Research. 30(10), 2573-2583.
  • Shen J., Burgess D.J. (2012) Accelerated in vitro release testing methods for extended release parenteral dosage forms. Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology. 64(7), 986-996.
  • Shen J., Burgess D.J. (2012) Accelerated in vitro release testing of implantable PLGA microsphere/PVA hydrogel composite coatings. International Journal of Pharmaceutics. 422(1-2), 341-348.
  • Shen J., Zhan C.Y., Lu W.Y. (2011) Poly(ethylene glycol)-block-poly(d,l-lactide acid) micelles anchored with angiopep-2 for brain-targeting delivery. Journal of Drug Targeting. 19(3), 197-203.
  • Shen J., Wang Y., Ping Q.N. (2009) Mucoadhesive effect of thiolated PEG stearate and its modified NLC for ocular drug delivery. Journal of Controlled Release. 137(3), 217-223.