Name: kaustuv sahoo

Country: united states


Oklahoma State University

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Oklahoma city
Oklahoma-73104, USA

Research Interests:

Pharmaceutical sciences, liposomes, Imaging, cancer biology



  1. VR Yadav, A Hussain, K Sahoo, V Awasthi, Remediation of Hemorrhagic Shock-Induced Intestinal Barrier Dysfunction by Treatment with Diphenyldihaloketones EF24 and CLEFMA. Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, 2014, 351 (2), 413-422.
  2. Sahoo K, Dozmorov MG, Anant S, Awasthi V. The curcuminoid CLEFMA selectively induces cell death in H441 lung adenocarcinoma cells via oxidative stress. Invest New Drugs. 2012 Apr, 30(2):558-67. 
  3. Agashe H, Lagisetty P, Sahoo K, Bourne D, Grady B, Awasthi V. Liposome-encapsulated EF24-HPCD inclusion complex: A preformulation study and biodistribution in a rat model. J Nanopart Res 2011, 13; 2609-2623.
  4. VR Yadav, K Sahoo, V Awasthi, Preclinical evaluation of 4-[3, 5-bis (2-chlorobenzylidene)-4-oxo-piperidine-1-yl]-4-oxo-2-butenoic acid, in a mouse model of lung cancer xenograft. British Journal of Pharmacology, 2013, 170 (7), 1436-1448. (Co-first author)
  5. Agashe, H.; Sahoo, K.; Lagisetty, P.; Awasthi, V. “Cyclodextrin-Mediated Entrapment of Curcuminoid 4-[3,5-bis(2-chlorobenzylidene-4-oxo-piperidine-1-yl)-4-oxo-2-BUTENOIC acid] or CLEFMA in Liposomes for Treatment of Xenograft lung tumor in Rats Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 2011, 84, 329-337.
  6. VR Yadav, K Sahoo, PR Roberts, V Awasthi, Pharmacologic Suppression of Inflammation by a Diphenyldifluoroketone, EF24, in a Rat Model of Fixed-Volume Hemorrhage Improves Survival. Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, 2013, 347 (2), 346-356.
  7. Lagisetty P, Subramaniam D, Sahoo K, Anant S, Awasthi V. Anticancer activity of an imageable curcuminoid 1-[2-aminoethyl-(6-hydrazinopyridine-3-carbamidyl)-3,5-bis-(2-fluorobenzylidene)-4-piperidone (EFAH). Chem Biol Drug Des. 2012 Feb; 79(2):194-201.
  8. Lagisetty P, Vilekar P, Sahoo K, Anant S, Awasthi V. CLEFMA--An anti-proliferative curcuminoid from structure activity relationship studies on 3,5-bis (benzylidene)-4-piperidones. Bioorg Med Chem Lett 2010; 18(16): 6109-6120.
  9. Pathuri G, Sahoo K, Awasthi V, Gali H. Renogram comparison of p-18F]fluorohippurate with o-[125I]iodohippurate and [99mTc]MAG3 in normal rats. Nuclear Medicine Communications; 2011 Oct, 32(10): 908-12.
  10. P Lagisetty, H Agashe, K Sahoo, V Awasthi, Tc-99m-labeled novel antiproliferative curcuminoid, Nuclear Medicine and Biology, 2010, 37 (6), 720-721.