Dongin (Donoven) Kim

Dongin (Donoven) Kim

Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Texas A&M Irma Lerma Rangel College of Pharmacy
Mail Stop 1114
159 Reynolds Medical Building
College Station, Texas   77843-1114

Phone: 979.436.0835
Fax: 979.436.0087
Dongin.Kim@pharmacy.tamhsc.edu

Education and Training

Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
Associate Research Scientist in Biomedical Engineering, Internal Medicine, and Yale Translational Research Imaging Center (Y-TRIC), 2014

Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
Postdoctoral Fellow in Biomedical Engineering, Internal Medicine, and Y-TRIC, (NIH T32 training program recipient), 2011-2014

Georgia Institute of Technology/Emory University, Atlanta
Postdoctoral Fellow in Biomedical Engineering, 2009-2011

University of Utah, Salt Lake City
PhD in Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, 2009

University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
Masters of Science in Materials Science and Engineering, 2002

Ajou University, Suwon, South Korea
Bachelor of Science in Applied Chemistry, 1999

 

Research Interest

  • Development of novel therapeutic and/or diagnostic platform
  • Chemical synthesis and formulations
  • Biological (in vitro, and in vivo) validation
  • Application to various diseases (cancer, heart disease, etc)
  • Translation to the clinical application

Teaching Interests

  • Nanomedicine
  • Drug Delivery
  • Molecular Imaging

Selected Publications

  • D. Kim, E.S. Lee, K. Park, I.C. Kwon, Y.H. Bae. Doxorubicin loaded pH-sensitive micelle: antitumoral efficacy against ovarian A2780/DOXR tumor and optical imaging of epidermoid KB tumor, Pharm. Res. 2008, 25 (9): 2074-2082
  • D. Kim, E.S. Lee, K.T. Oh, Z.G. Gao, Y.H. Bae. Doxorubicin-loaded polymeric micelle overcomes multidrug resistance of cancer by double-targeting folate receptor and early endosomal pH Small 2008, 4 (11): 2043-2050
  • D. Kim, Z.G. Gao, E.S. Lee, Y.H. Bae. In vivo evaluation of doxorubicin-loaded polymeric micelles targeting folate receptors and early endosomal pH in drug-resistant ovarian cancer Mol. Pharmaceutics 2009, 6: 1353-1362
  • E.S. Lee, D. Kim, Y. S. Youn, K.T. Oh, Y.H. Bae. A novel virus-mimetic nanogel vehicle Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2008, 47(13): 2418-2421
  • X. Ning, S. Lee, Z. Wang, D. Kim, B. Stufflefield, E. Gilbert, N. Murthy. Maltodextrin-based imaging probes detect bacteria in vivo with high sensitivity and specificity Nat. Materials 2011, 10:602-607
  • D. Kim, R. R. T. Ragheb, A. Bandyopadhyay*, H. Chahboune, B. Bulutoglu, H. Ezeldein, J. M. Criscione, T. M. Fahmy. Induced clustered nanoconfinement of super paramagnetic iron oxide in biodegradable nanoparticles enhances transverse relaxivity for targeted theranostics Magn. Resn. Med. 2013, 70 (6): 1748-1760
  • Y.- H. Youm, K.Y. Nguyen, R.W. Grant, E.L. Goldberg, M. Bodogai, D. Kim, D. D’Agostino, N. Planavsky, C. Lupfer, T.D. Kanneganti, S. Kang, T.L. Horvath, T.M. Fahmy, P.A. Crawford, A. Biragyn, E. Alnemri, V.D. Dixit. The ketone metabolite b-hydroxybutyrate blocks NLRP3 inflammasome-mediated inflammatory disease Nat. Med. 2015, 21: 263-269
  • T. R. Fadel, F. A. Sharp, N Vudattu, R. Ragheb, J. Garyu, D. Kim, N. Li, E. Hong, G. L. Haller, L. D. Pfefferle, S. Justesen, K. Harold, T. M. Fahmy. A carbon nanotube–polymer composite for T-cell therapy Nat. Nanotech. 2014, 9: 639-647

Selected Patents

  • WO Patent (WO/2011/008985) (Pub date: Jan 20 2011), “Methods and composition for improved delivery of therapeutic and diagnostic agents”
  • US Patent (US 2010/0009926 A1) (Pub date: Jan 14 2010), “pH-Sensitive Polymeric Micelles for Drug Delivery”
  • WO Patent (WO/2009/029935) (Pub date: May 03 2009), “Drug Delivery Vehicle That Mimics Viral Properties”

National Service & Recognition

  • Certificate of Reviewing Award for Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces in 2015 ELSEVIER
  • Certificate of Reviewing Award for International Journal of Pharmaceutics in 2014 ELSEVIER
  • Outstanding Reviewer Award for International Journal of Pharmaceutics in 2014 ELSEVIER
  • Innovative Research Award in 2008 AAPS (American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists) National Biotechnology Conference in Toronto, Canada
  • Genentech Travel Award in 2008 AAPS (American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists) National Biotechnology Conference in Toronto, Canada
  • GPEN Travel Award in 2008 GPEN (Global Pharmaceutical Education Network) (Belgium)
  • Outstanding Academic Achievement Award in 2000 University of Florida (Florida)