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Dr. Samuel Kadavakollu
 


Dr. Samuel Kadavakollu

Assistant Professor, Chemistry


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Degrees

Publications

Research Experience


CONTACT INFORMATION

Department of Natural Sciences
Western New Mexico University
Silver City, NM 88061
samuelk@wnmu.edu
Office – Harlan Hall 216
Phone – (575) 538-6227

DEGREES

Ph.D., Medicinal Chemistry, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces 2013

  • Dissertation: Design and synthesis of novel kinesin spindle protein inhibitors
    for cancer therapy.
M.S., Organic Chemistry: Andhra University, India 2005
B.S., Mathmatics, Physics & Chemistry: Andhra University, India 2003

ADVISING

Chemistry, Organic Chemistry and Medicinal Chemistry

COURSES


Organic Chemistry I
Organic Chemistry II
Organic Chemistry I Lab
Organic Chemistry II Lab
General Chemistry I
General Chemistry II
Chemestry for Life
Biochemistry
Inorganic Chemistry
Medicial Chemistry
Chemistry for Life
ACT Prep
SAT Prep
MCAT Prep
PCAT Prep

SUMMER 2014 COURSES


Chemestry for Life (Chem 121)
SMASH Academy
HCA Academy (ACT Prep)
MCAT+ Prep

PUBLICATIONS

  1. Novel Triarylphosphonium Triazaborolopyridinium conjugates as potential mitochondria targeted anticancer compounds and imaging agents
    Samuel Kadavakollu, Ramesh Chinnasamy, Charles B. Shuster, Jeffrey B. Arterburn. Angewandte Chemie, Manuscript in preparation, 2013.


  2. Synthesis of small, neutral fluorescent 2-Hydrazinylpyridine probes for biological imaging applications. 
    Samuel Kadavakollu, Ramesh Chinnasamy, Charles B. Shuster, Jeffrey B. Arterburn. Chemical Communication, Manuscript in preparation, 2013.


  3. Design and Synthesis of a New Class of Membrane-Permeable Triazaborolopyridinium Fluorescent Probes.
    Sudath Hapuarachchige, Gilbert Montano, Chinnasamy Ramesh, Delany Rodriguez,Lauren H. Henson, Casey C. Williams, Samuel Kadavakkollu, Dennis L. Johnson, Charles B. Shuster, Jeffrey B. Arterburn. J. Am. Chem. Soc133, 6780–6790, 2011.


  4. Synthesis and characterization of tritylthioethanamine derivatives with potent KSP inhibitory activity. 
    Delany Rodriguez, Chinnasamy Ramesh, Lauren H. Henson, Lori Wilmeth, Bj K. Bryant, Samuel Kadavakollu, Rebecca Hirsch, Johnelle Montoya, Porsha R. Howell, Jon M. George, David Alexander, Dennis L. Johnson, Jeffrey B. Arterburn, Charles B. Shuster.  Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry, 19, 5446-5453, 2011.

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Design and synthesis of small organic molecules for cancer therapy

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE


Graduate Research Associate, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM 2008-2012    

Research Associate, Dr. Reddy’s pharmaceuticals, Hyderabad, India  2005-2008   


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