Dr Phuong Tran

STAFF PROFILE

Position

ARC DECRA Research Fellow

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Medicine

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Contact

phuong.tran1@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 522 73255

Career highlights

04/2015- : Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Deakin University
05/2011-04/2015: Lecturer, Biomedical Engineering Department, International University – Vietnam National University at Ho Chi Minh City

Research interests

  • Controlled bioavailability of poorly water-soluble drugs
  • Pharmaceutical formulations and drug delivery for modifying release and mimicking chrono-pharmacokinetics
  • Development of multifunctional nanoparticles for targeted drug therapy and diagnostic

Knowledge areas

Controlled bioavailability of poorly water-soluble drugs, drug delivery systems for modifying release and mimicking chronopharmacokinetics, targeted drug delivery, nanomedicine, nanotechnology, novel cancer treatment and diagnostics

Conferences

(selected)

  • PHL Tran, TV Vo, TT-D Tran. Studies on fucoidan, a recently discovered material from ocean, for its application in drug delivery systems. International Conference of KSPST. November 2014. Korea. (Invited speaker)
  • PH Tran, PHL Tran+, TMK Tran, TV Vo, T Tran. Investigation of solid lipid particles for therapeutic improvement of paclitaxel. International Workshop on Nanotechnology and Application 2015, 556-558, 2015, Vietnam.
  • NG Nguyen, PHL Tran, TV Vo, TT-D Tran. A comparison of incorporated method of swellable polymer in Polyethylen glycol 6000 - based solid dispersion. International Conference of KSPST. November 2014. Korea.
  • KN Tran, PHL Tran, TV Vo, TT-D Tran. Effect of pH on the synthesis of Fucoidan-coated magnetic iron oxide nanoparticles for biomedical applications. The 5th International Conference on the Development of Biomedical Engineering in Vietnam. June 16-18, 2014, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
  • KA Tran, TTD Tran, TV Vo, PHL Tran. Investigation of Solid Dispersion Methods to Improve the Dissolution Rate of Curcumin. The 5th International Conference on the Development of Biomedical Engineering in Vietnam. June 16-18, 2014, Vietnam.
  • DTN Le, NTY Dang, TTD Pham, TT Ly, TTD Tran, TV Vo, PHL Tran. An approach to improve dissolution rate of an antihypertensive drug. The 8th PharmaIndochina- Asean pharmacy – integration for development, December 2013.
  • VT Vo, TH Nguyen, PHL Tran, TTD Tran. Magnetic iron oxide nanoparticles and silver nanoparticles: Synthesis and biomedical applications. The 4th International Workshop on Nanotechnology and Application, November 2013.
  • NUM Nguyen, TMK Tran, NM Pham, CP Tran, TTC Tran, PHL Tran, VT Vo. Bioavailability enhancement of an antihypertensive poorly-water soluble drug using the precipitation -  ultrasonication method to form nanosuspensions. The 4th International Workshop on Nanotechnology and Application, November 2013.
  • BJ Lee and PHL Tran. Protein-fatty acid conjugate for self-assembled nanoparticles in drug delivery. The 4th International Conference on the Development of Biomedical Engineering in Vietnam. January 8-12, 2012, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
  • PHL Tran, TTD Tran,  VT Vo, BJ Lee. pH-Sensitive Polymeric Systems For Controlling Drug Release In Nocturnal Asthma Treatment. The 4th International Conference on the Development of Biomedical Engineering in Vietnam. January 8-12, 2012, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
  • PHL Tran, TTD Tran, TV Vo, BJ Lee. Design a pulsatile drug delivery system using novel pH-sensitive polymeric systems. The 7th Indochina Conference on Pharmaceutical Science-Advancing Pharmacy for Asean Community. December 14-16, 2011, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • TTD Tran, PHL Tran, BJ Lee. NIR imaging and release-modulating mechanism of controlled release solid dispersion containing poorly-water soluble drug. International Conference of the Korean Society of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Technology. 2-3 November, 2010, Jeju, Korea.
  • BJ Lee, PHL Tran, YS Jung, YM Park, SK Choi, TTD Tran. Dissolution-Modulating Mechanism of Polyethylene Oxide-Based Controlled Release Solid Dispersion. American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists Annual Meeting & Exposition. 14-18 November, 2010, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
  • PHL Tran, TTD Tran, BJ Lee.. Characterization and antitumor effect of biocompatible self-assembled nanoparticles with biocompatibility and multifunctionality. The Fall International Convention of The Pharmaceutical Society of Korea. 21-22 October, 2010, Cheongju, Korea.
  • PHL Tran, TTD Tran, YM Park, JS Choe, JT Kim, YC Kim, KH Chung. Pulsatile release of bambuterol using novel ph-sensitive polymeric systems and Beom-Jin Lee. 70th FIP World Congress of Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences. 28 August - 2 September, 2010, Lisbon, Portugal.

Professional activities

  • An Organizing Committee member of the Sixth International Conference on the Development of Biomedical Engineering in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (2016)
  • Local Organizing Committee Chair of the Fifth International Conference on the Development of Biomedical Engineering in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (2014)
  • Local Organizing Committee Co-Chair of the Fourth International Conference on the Development of Biomedical Engineering in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (2012)
  • Co-editor of IFMBE Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on the Development of Biomedical Engineering in Vietnam and IFMBE Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on the Development of Biomedical Engineering in Vietnam, Springer.
  • Member of Scientific Committees of the Fourth, the Fifth and the Sixth International Conference on the Development of Biomedical Engineering occurred in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
  • Reviewer of International Journal of Nanomedicine, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, and Journal of Drug Design, Development and Therapy.

Awards

  • Discovery Early Career Research Award (DECRA) 2016
  • Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellowship 2015
  • L'Oreal-UNESCO for Women in Science International Rising Talents 2015
  • National Fellowship 2013 Award of L’Oreal-UNESCO for Women in Science
  • Award to the Individual for Excellence in Scientific Publication of Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh city in 2013
  • Award to the Individual in Scientific Publication of Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh city in 2012
  • A person in the 32nd Edition of Who's Who in the World
  • Unique representative of VNU-HCM in the competition AYSTA, an award to a young scientist below 35 years old who has contributed to research, development and renovation in science and technology in Asean
  • Unique representative of VNU-HCM in the competition Kovalevskaia, an award to a women scientist who has contributed to research, development and renovation in science and technology in Vietnam
  • Best Poster Award of The Pharmaceutical Society of Korea (PSK) in autumn of the year 2010
  • BEST-KNU scholarship of Kangwon National University (South Korea)

Publications

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2019

pH-independent dissolution enhancement for multiple poorly water-soluble drugs by nano-sized solid dispersions based on hydrophobic-hydrophilic conjugates

Chau Tran, Phuong Tran, Thao Tran

(2019), Vol. 45, pp. 514-519, Drug development and industrial pharmacy, London, Eng., C1

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Modified sprouted rice for modulation of curcumin crystallinity and dissolution enhancement by solid dispersion

T Luu, B Lee, P Tran, T Tran

(2019), Vol. 49, pp. 127-134, Journal of pharmaceutical investigation, Singapore, C1

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A detailed protein-SELEX protocol allowing visual assessments of individual steps for a high success rate

Tao Wang, Wang Yin, Hadi AlShamaileh, Yumei Zhang, Phuong Tran, Tuong Nguyen, Yong Li, Kuisheng Chen, Miaomiao Sun, Yingchun Hou, Weihong Zhang, Qingxia Zhao, Changying Chen, Pei-Zhuo Zhang, Wei Duan

(2019), Vol. 30, pp. 1-16, Human gene therapy methods, New Rochelle, N.Y., C1

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A single-layer film coating for colon-targeted oral delivery

Minh Nguyen, Phuong Tran, Thao Tran

(2019), Vol. 559, pp. 402-409, International journal of pharmaceutics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Investigation of crystallization and salt formation of poorly water-soluble telmisartan for enhanced solubility

Chulhun Park, Nileshkumar Meghani, Yongkwan Shin, Euichaul Oh, Jun-Bom Park, Jing-Hao Cui, Qing-Ri Cao, Thao Tran, Phuong Tran, Beom-Jin Lee

(2019), Vol. 11, Pharmaceutics, Basel, Switzerland, C1

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The roles of a surfactant in zein-HPMC blend solid dispersions for improving drug delivery

Hai Ngo, Phuong Tran, Beom-Jin Lee, Thao Tran

(2019), Vol. 563, pp. 169-173, International journal of pharmaceutics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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The roles of short and long chain fatty acids on physicochemical properties and improved cancer targeting of albumin-based fattigation-platform nanoparticles containing doxorubicin

Chulhun Park, Nileshkumar Meghani, Hardik Amin, Phuong Tran, Thao Tran, Van Nguyen, Beom-Jin Lee

(2019), Vol. 564, pp. 124-135, International journal of pharmaceutics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Solid lipid particle-based tablets for buccal delivery: the role of solid lipid particles in drug release

N Le, P Tran, B Lee, T Tran

(2019), Vol. 52, pp. 96-102, Journal of drug delivery science and technology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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The use of zein in the controlled release of poorly water-soluble drugs

Phuong Tran, Wei Duan, Beom-Jin Lee, Thao Tran

(2019), Vol. 566, pp. 557-564, International journal of pharmaceutics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Development of a nanoamorphous exosomal delivery system as an effective biological platform for improved encapsulation of hydrophobic drugs

Phuong Tran, Tao Wang, Wang Yin, Thao Tran, Hridika Barua, Yumei Zhang, Snehal Midge, Tuong Nguyen, Beom-Jin Lee, Wei Duan

(2019), Vol. 566, pp. 697-707, International journal of pharmaceutics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Nanogels for skin cancer therapy via transdermal delivery: current designs

P Tran, W Duan, B Lee, T Tran

(2019), Vol. 20, pp. 575-582, Current drug metabolism, Beijing, China, C1

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Development of film-forming gel containing nanoparticles for transdermal drug delivery

Hai Ngo, Phuong Tran, Beom-Jin Lee, Thao Tran

(2019), Vol. 30, Nanotechnology, Bristol, Eng., C1

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Controlled release film forming systems in drug delivery: The potential for efficient drug delivery

T Tran, P Tran

(2019), Vol. 11, pp. 1-16, Pharmaceutics, Basel, Switzerland, C1

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Modulation of drug crystallization and molecular interactions by additives in solid dispersions for improving drug bioavailability

P Tran, W Duan, B Lee, T Tran

(2019), Vol. 25, pp. 2099-2107, Current pharmaceutical design, Beijing, China, C1

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Nanoconjugation and encapsulation strategies for improving drug delivery and therapeutic efficacy of poorly water-soluble drugs

T Tran, P Tran

(2019), Vol. 11, pp. 1-14, Pharmaceutics, Basel, Switzerland, C1

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Drug stabilization in the gastrointestinal tract and potential applications in the colonic delivery of oral zein-based formulations

P Tran, W Duan, B Lee, T Tran

(2019), Vol. 569, pp. 1-6, International journal of pharmaceutics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Development of solid dispersion lipid nanoparticles for improving skin delivery

D Pham, P Tran, T Tran

(2019), pp. 1-6, Saudi Pharmaceutical Journal, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, C1

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Recent advances of nanotechnology for the delivery of anticancer drugs for breast cancer treatment

P Tran, S Lee, D Kim, Y Pyo, J Park

(2019), Journal of pharmaceutical investigation, Cham, Switzerland, C1

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Exosomes and nanoengineering: a match made for precision therapeutics

Phuong Tran, Dongxi Xiang, Thao Tran, Wang Yin, Yumei Zhang, Lingxue Kong, Kuisheng Chen, Miaomiao Sun, Yong Li, Yingchun Hou, Yimin Zhu, Wei Duan

(2019), Advanced materials, Weinheim, Germany, C1

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2018

Encapsulation of solid dispersion in solid lipid particles for dissolution enhancement of poorly water-soluble drug

K Tran, T Vo, B-J Lee, W Duan, P Tran, T Tran

(2018), Vol. 15, pp. 576-584, Current drug delivery, Beijing, China, C1

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RNA aptamers-guided precision cancer medicine

W Duan, T Wang, S Shigdar, P Tran

(2018), Vol. 63, pp. 529-535, BME6 2016 : 6th International Conference on the Development of Biomedical Engineering in Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, E1

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Encapsulation of solid dispersion in solid lipid particles for dissolution enhancement of poorly water-soluble drug

Thi Khanh, Van Toi, Beom-Jin Lee, Wei Duan, Ha-Lien Phuong, Truong-Dinh Thao

(2018), Vol. 15, pp. 576-584, Current drug delivery, Beijing, China, C1

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Modulation of serum albumin protein corona for exploring cellular behaviors of fattigation-platform nanoparticles

Van Nguyen, Nilesh Meghani, Hardik Amin, Thao Tran, Phuong Tran, Chulhun Park, Beom-Jin Lee

(2018), Vol. 170, pp. 179-186, Colloids and surfaces B: Biointerfaces, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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pH-independent controlled release tablets containing nanonizing valsartan solid dispersions for less variable bioavailability in humans

J Park, C Park, Z Piao, H Amin, N Meghani, P Tran, T Tran, J Cui, Q Cao, E Oh, B Lee

(2018), Vol. 46, pp. 365-377, Journal of drug delivery science and technology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Current designs of polymer blends in solid dispersions for improving drug bioavailability

Phuong Tran, Wei Duan, Beom-Jin Lee, Thao Tran

(2018), Vol. 19, pp. 1111-1118, Current drug metabolism, Beijing, China, C1

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2017

Perspectives on strategies using swellable polymers in solid dispersions for controlled drug release

T Tran, P Tran

(2017), Vol. 23, pp. 1639-1648, Current pharmaceutical design, Beijing, China, C1-1

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Sonication-assisted nanoprecipitation in drug delivery

A Vo, T Luu, M Nguyen, T Vo, W Duan, P Tran, T Tran

(2017), Vol. 18, pp. 145-156, Current drug metabolism, Beijing, China, C1

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Strategies of engineering nanoparticles for treating neurodegenerative disorders

P Tran, W Duan, K Nguyen, M Pham, T Vo, T Tran

(2017), Vol. 18, pp. 1-12, Current drug metabolism, Beijing, China, C1

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Fattigation-platform theranostic nanoparticles for cancer therapy

T Tran, P Tran, T Yoon, B Lee

(2017), Vol. 75, pp. 1161-1167, Materials science and engineering C, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Zein-based solid dispersion for potential application in targeted delivery

M Nguyen, Vo TV, P Tran, T Tran

(2017), pp. 1-8, Journal of pharmaceutical investigation, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Microemulsion-based mucoadhesive buccal wafers: wafer formation, in vitro release, and ex vivo evaluation

M Pham, T Van Vo, V-T Tran, P Tran, T Tran

(2017), Vol. 18, pp. 2727-2736, AAPS PharmSciTech, Berlin, Germany, C1

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Nanotechnology in neuroscience and its perspective as gene carrier

T Khanh, W Duan, P Tran, T Tran

(2017), Vol. 17, pp. 1379-1389, Current topics in medicinal chemistry, Bussum, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Biodistribution and in vivo performance of fattigation-platform theranostic nanoparticles.

T Tran, P Tran, H Amin, B-J Lee

(2017), Vol. 79, pp. 671-678, Materials Science and Engineering: C, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Aptamer-mediated survivin RNAi enables 5-fluorouracil to eliminate colorectal cancer stem cells

H Al Shamaileh, T Wang, D Xiang, W Yin, P Tran, R Barrero, P-Z Zhang, Y Li, L Kong, K Liu, S-F Zhou, Y Hou, S Shigdar, W Duan

(2017), Vol. 7, pp. 1-9, Scientific reports, London, Eng., C1

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Fattigation-platform nanoparticles using apo-transferrin stearic acid as a core for receptor-oriented cancer targeting

H Amin, N Meghani, C Park, V Nguyen, T Tran, P Tran, B-J Lee

(2017), Vol. 159, pp. 571-579, Colloids and surfaces B: biointerfaces, The Netherlands, C1

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Nano-sized solid dispersions based on hydrophobic-hydrophilic conjugates for dissolution enhancement of poorly water-soluble drugs

H Dinh, P Tran, W Duan, B-J Lee, T Tran

(2017), Vol. 533, pp. 93-98, International journal of pharmaceutics, The Netherlands, C1

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Transforming doxorubicin into a cancer stem cell killer via EpCAM aptamer-mediated delivery

D Xiang, S Shigdar, A Bean, M Bruce, W Yang, M Mathesh, T Wang, W Yin, P Tran, H Shamaileh, R Barrero, P Zhang, Y Li, L Kong, K Liu, S Zhou, Y Hou, A He, W Duan

(2017), Vol. 7, pp. 4071-4086, Theranostics, Sydney, N.S.W., C1

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Nanoprecipitation for poorly water-soluble drugs

Tuong Nguyen, Van-Thanh Tran, Wei Duan, Phuong Tran, Thao Tran

(2017), Vol. 18, pp. 1000-1015, Current drug metabolism, Beijing, China, C1

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Conjugation strategies for colonic delivery and its application in colorectal cancer therapy

P Tran, W Duan, T Tran

(2017), Vol. 18, pp. 1016-1019, Current drug metabolism, Beijing, China, C1

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A comparison of fucoidan conjugated to paclitaxel and curcumin for the dual delivery of cancer therapeutic agents

Nam Phan, Thao Ly, Minh Pham, Thinh Luu, Toi Vo, Phuong Tran, Thao Tran

(2017), Vol. 18, pp. 1349-1355, Anti-cancer agents in medicinal chemistry, Beijing, China, C1-1

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2016

Development of a sustained release solid dispersion using swellable polymer by melting method

T Nguyen, P Tran, T Van Vo, W Duan, T Tran

(2016), Vol. 33, pp. 102-109, Pharmaceutical research, Berlin, Germany, C1

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Nanoparticulate drug delivery to colorectal cancer : formulation strategies and surface engineering

T Tran, P Tran, Y Wang, P Li, L Kong

(2016), Vol. 22, pp. 2904-2912, Current pharmaceutical design, Beijing, China, C1

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Perspectives of engineered marine derived polymers for biomedical nanoparticles

K Tran, T Vo, W Duan, P Tran, T Tran

(2016), Vol. 22, pp. 2844-2856, Current pharmaceutical design, Beijing, China, C1

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An investigation of effects of modification processes on physical properties and mechanism of drug release for sustaining drug release from modified rice

V Ngo, T Luu, T Van Vo, V-T Tran, W Duan, P Tran, T Tran

(2016), Vol. 67, pp. 1-7, Materials science and engineering C, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Nano-precipitation : preparation and application in the field of pharmacy

T Tran, P Tran, K Nguyen, V Tran

(2016), Vol. 22, pp. 2997-3006, Current pharmaceutical design, Beijing, China, C1

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Investigation of Fucoidan-oleic acid conjugate for delivery of Curcumin and Paclitaxel

U Phan, K Nguyen, T Vo, W Duan, P Tran, T TRAN

(2016), Vol. 16, pp. 1281-1287, Anti-cancer agents in medicinal chemistry, Beijing, China, C1

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Design of fucoidan functionalized - iron oxide nanoparticles for biomedical applications

H Tran, P Tran, T Vo, T Tran

(2016), Vol. 13, pp. 774-783, Current drug delivery, Beijing, China, C1

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Hydrophilic-hydrophobic polymer blend for modulation of crystalline changes and molecular interactions in solid dispersion

H Van Ngo, P Nguyen, T Van Vo, W Duan, V-T Tran, P Tran, T Tran

(2016), Vol. 513, pp. 148-152, International journal of pharmaceutics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Preparation and evaluation of solid-self-emulsifying drug delivery system containing paclitaxel for lymphatic delivery

H Cho, J Kang, L Ngo, P Tran, Y Lee

(2016), Vol. 2016, pp. 1-14, Journal of nanomaterials, Cairo, Egypt, C1

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2015

Superior performance of aptamer in tumor penetration over antibody : implication of aptamer-based theranostics in solid tumors

D Xiang, C Zheng, S Zhou, S Qiao, P Tran, C Pu, Y Li, L Kong, A Kouzani, J Lin, K Liu, L Li, S Shigdar, W Duan

(2015), Vol. 5, pp. 1083-1097, Theranostics, Sydney, N.S.W., C1

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Design of sustained release tablet containing fucoidan

T Tran, D Ngo, T Vo, P Tran

(2015), Vol. 12, pp. 231-237, Current drug delivery, Beijing, China, C1-1

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Design of iron oxide nanoparticles decorated oleic acid and bovine serum albumin for drug delivery

T Tran, T Van Vo, P Tran

(2015), Vol. 94, pp. 112-118, Chemical engineering research and design, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Modulation of particle size and molecular interactions by sonoprecipitation method for enhancing dissolution rate of poorly water-soluble drug

T Tran, K Tran, P Tran

(2015), Vol. 24, pp. 256-263, Ultrasonics sonochemistry, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Development of a modified - solid dispersion in an uncommon approach of melting method facilitating properties of a swellable polymer to enhance drug dissolution

T Nguyen, P Tran, T Tran, T Vo, T Truong-DinhTran

(2015), Vol. 484, pp. 228-234, International journal of pharmaceutics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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2014

Biodistribution and pharmacokinetics in rats and antitumor effect in various types of tumor-bearing mice of novel self-assembled gelatin-oleic acid nanoparticles containing paclitaxel

P Tran, T Tran, B-J Lee

(2014), Vol. 10, pp. 154-165, Journal of biomedical nanotechnology, Valencia, Calif., C1-1

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Polymer conjugate-based nanomaterials for drug delivery

P Tran, T Tran, T Vo

(2014), Vol. 14, pp. 815-827, Journal of nanoscience and nanotechnology, Valencia, Calif., C1-1

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Amorphous isradipine nanosuspension by the sonoprecipitation method

T Tran, P Tran, M Nguyen, K Tran, M Pham, P Tran, T Vo

(2014), Vol. 474, pp. 146-150, International journal of pharmaceutics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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2013

Novel multifunctional biocompatible gelatin-oleic acid conjugate: self-assembled nanoparticles for drug delivery

Phuong Tran, Thao Tran, Toi Vo, Chau Vo, Beom-Jin Lee

(2013), Vol. 9, pp. 1416-1431, Journal of biomedical nanotechnology, Valencia, Calif., C1

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Investigation of polyethylene oxide-based prolonged release solid dispersion containing isradipine

T Tran, P Tran

(2013), Vol. 23, pp. 269-274, Journal of drug delivery science and technology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Enhanced solubility and modified release of poorly water-soluble drugs via self-assembled gelatin-oleic acid nanoparticles

P Tran, T Tran, B-J Lee

(2013), Vol. 455, pp. 235-240, International journal of pharmaceutics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Physical properties and in vivo bioavailability in human volunteers of isradipine using controlled release matrix tablet containing self-emulsifying solid dispersion

Phuong Tran, Thao Tran, Zong Piao, Toi Vo, Jun Park, Jisung Lim, Kyung Oh, Yun-Seok Rhee, Beom-Jin Lee

(2013), Vol. 450, pp. 79-86, International journal of pharmaceutics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Solubilization of poorly water-soluble drugs using solid dispersions

Thao Tran, Phuong Tran, Tran Khanh, Toi Van, Beom-Jin Lee

(2013), Vol. 7, pp. 122-133, Recent patents on drug delivery & formulation, Beijing, China, C1

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2012

Promising iron oxide-based magnetic nanoparticles in biomedical engineering

P Tran, T Tran, T Vo, B-J Lee

(2012), Vol. 35, pp. 2045-2061, Archives of pharmacal research, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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Effects of solvents and crystallization conditions on the polymorphic behaviors and dissolution rates of valsartan

T Tran, P Tran, J-B Park, B-J Lee

(2012), Vol. 35, pp. 1223-1230, Archives of pharmacal research, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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2011

Design and mechanism of on-off pulsed drug release using nonenteric polymeric systems via pH modulation

P Tran, J-S Choe, T Tran, Y Park, B-J Lee

(2011), Vol. 12, pp. 46-55, AAPS PharmSciTech, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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Roles of MgO release from polyethylene glycol 6000-based solid dispersions on microenvironmental pH, enhanced dissolution and reduced gastrointestinal damage of telmisartan

P Tran, T Tran, S Lee, V Nho, S-C Chi, B-J Lee

(2011), Vol. 34, pp. 747-755, Archives of pharmacal research, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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Dissolution-enhancing mechanism of alkalizers in poloxamer-based solid dispersions and physical mixtures containing poorly water-soluble valsartan

N Ha, T Tran, P Tran, J-B Park, B-J Lee

(2011), Vol. 59, pp. 844-850, Chemical and pharmaceutical bulletin, Tokyo, Japan, C1-1

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Investigation of physicochemical factors affecting the stability of a pH-modulated solid dispersion and a tablet during storage

P Tran, T Tran, J-B Park, D Min, H-G Choi, H-K Han, Y-S Rhee, B-J Lee

(2011), Vol. 414, pp. 48-55, International journal of pharmaceutics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Controlled release systems containing solid dispersions: strategies and mechanisms

P Tran, T Tran, J Park, B-J Lee

(2011), Vol. 28, pp. 2353-2378, Pharmaceutical research, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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2010

Dissolution-modulating mechanism of pH modifiers in solid dispersion containing weakly acidic or basic drugs with poor water solubility

Phuong Tran, Thao Tran, Kyoung-Ho Lee, Dong-Jin Kim, Beom-Jin Lee

(2010), Vol. 7, pp. 647-661, Expert opinion on drug delivery, Abingdon, Eng., C1-1

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The roles of acidifiers in solid dispersions and physical mixtures

Thao Tran, Phuong Tran, Han-Gon Choi, Hyo-Kyung Han, Beom-Jin Lee

(2010), Vol. 384, pp. 60-66, International journal of pharmaceutics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Physicochemical principles of controlled release solid dispersion containing a poorly water-soluble drug

Thao Tran, Phuong Tran, Jisung Lim, Jun Park, Soon-Kuk Choi, Beom-Jin Lee

(2010), Vol. 1, pp. 51-62, Therapeutic delivery, London, Eng., C1-1

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2009

New findings on melatonin absorption and alterations by pharmaceutical excipients using the Ussing chamber technique with mounted rat gastrointestinal segments

H Tran, P Tran, B Lee

(2009), Vol. 378, pp. 9-16, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Dissolution-modulating mechanism of alkalizers and polymers in a nanoemulsifying solid dispersion containing ionizable and poorly water-soluble drug

T Tran, P Tran, B Lee

(2009), Vol. 72, pp. 83-90, European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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2008

Modulation of microenvironmental pH and crystallinity of ionizable telmisartan using alkalizers in solid dispersions for controlled release

P Tran, H Tran, B Lee

(2008), Vol. 129, pp. 59-65, Journal of Controlled Release, C1-1

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Funded Projects at Deakin

Australian Competitive Grants

Smart aptamer-guided nanoexosome as a novel biotechnology platform

Dr Phuong Tran

ARC DECRA - Discovery Early Career Researcher Award

  • 2018: $130,113
  • 2017: $128,190
  • 2016: $126,296

Supervisions

No completed student supervisions to report