Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2020 Dampening Antigen-Specific T Cell Responses with Antigens Encapsulated in Polyphenolic Microcapsules.Immunohorizons.  4:530-545. 2020
2020 Comparative Uptake and Biological Distribution of [18F]-Labeled C6 and C8 Perfluorinated Alkyl Substances in Pregnant Mice via Different Routes of AdministrationEnvironmental Science and Technology Letters.  7:665-671. 2020
2020 Photo-Cross-Linked Hydrogel Replication of Small Objects: A Multistep Final Project for Undergraduate Polymer LaboratoriesJournal of Chemical Education.  97:1637-1643. 2020
2019 Effect of temperature and hydrophilic ratio on the structure of poly(N-vinylcaprolactam)-block-poly(dimethylsiloxane)-block-poly(N-vinylcaprolactam) polymersomes. 2019
2018 Encapsulation and ultrasound-triggered release of G-Quadruplex DNA in multilayer hydrogel microcapsulesPolymers.  10. 2018
2018 Ultrasound-Triggered Delivery of Anticancer Therapeutics from MRI-Visible Multilayer MicrocapsulesAdvanced Therapeutics.  1:1800051-1800051. 2018
2018 Manganoporphyrin-Polyphenol Multilayer Capsules as Radical and Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS) ScavengersChemistry of Materials.  30:344-357. 2018
2017 Polyphenolic Polymersomes of Temperature-Sensitive Poly(N-vinylcaprolactam)-block-Poly(N-vinylpyrrolidone) for Anticancer TherapyBiomacromolecules.  18:2552-2563. 2017
2017 Theranostic Multilayer Capsules for Ultrasound Imaging and Guided Drug DeliveryACS Nano.  11:3135-3146. 2017
2017 Small angle scattering for pharmaceutical applications: From drugs to drug delivery systemsAdvances in Experimental Medicine and Biology.  1009:239-262. 2017
2016 Stratified Temperature-Responsive Multilayer Hydrogels of Poly(N-vinylpyrrolidone) and Poly(N-vinylcaprolactam): Effect of Hydrogel Architecture on PropertiesMacromolecules.  49:6953-6954. 2016

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Science in Chemistry, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2019
  • Master of Sciences or Mathematics in Chemistry, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2014
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Music, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2007
  • Full Name

  • Patrick Alford