Amit Chaudhary, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Research AssociateDr. Chaudhary

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
College of Pharmacy
University of Nebraska Medical Center
985965 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5965
(402) 559-6987

2014-Ph.D. Biochemistry, Institute of Bimolecule Reconstruction (iBR), Department of Life Science and Biochemical Engineering, Sun Moon University, Republic of Korea.
2008-M.Sc. Biotechnology, Department of Biotechnology, University of Mysore, Mysore, India.
2005-B.Sc. Microbiology/Genetics, Nizam College (Autonomous), A constituent College of Osmania University, India.

Research Interests
Developing synthetic biological tools and methods for efficient engineering of stem cell-derived exosomes for targeted delivery of non-coding RNAs and proteins for treating genetic related disorders in vitro and in vivo.


  1. A.K.Chaudhary, R.S.Bhattarai, R.I.Mahato; The fourth annual BRDS on genome editing and silencing for precision medicines. Drug Delivery and Translational Research (2017), DOI: 10.1007/s13346-017-0457-5.

  2. A.K.Chaudhary, G.Mondal, R.I.Mahato et al; Chemosensitization and inhibition of pancreatic cancer stem cell proliferation by overexpression of microRNA-205. Cancer Letters (2017) 402:1-8.

  3. V.Kumar,# A.K.Chaudhary,# R.I.Mahato et al; Design, Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of novel Hedgehog Inhibitors for treating Pancreatic Cancer. Scientific Reports (2017) 10;7(1):1665. # Equal contribution.

  4. A.K.Chaudhary, Eun Yeol Lee; Tightly regulated and high level expression vector construction for Escherichia coli BL21 (DE3); Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry (2015), DOI: 10.1016/j.jiec.2015.07.011.

  5. A.K.Chaudhary, Anaya Raj PokhrelNguyen Thi HueJin Cheol YooJae Kyung Sohng; Paired-termini antisense RNA mediated inhibition of DoxR in Streptomyces peucetius ATCC 27952; Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering 20: 381-388 (2015), DOI: 10.1007/s12257-014-0810-1.

  6. A.K.Chaudhary,  Dokyun Na, Eun Yeol Lee; Rapid and high-throughput construction of microbial cell-factories with regulatory noncoding RNAs; Biotechnology Advances 2015 May 29. pii: S0734-9750(15)30008-2. DOI: 10.1016/j.biotechadv.2015.05.009.

  7. A.K.Chaudhary, In Yeub HwangYoon Ju JoSung Hee ChoiEun Yeol Lee; Enzymatic synthesis of amentoflavone glycoside using recombinant oleandomycin glycosyltransferase;  Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry 25 (2015) 304–307, DOI:10.1016/j.jiec.2014.11.008.

  8. A.K.Chaudhary, Bijay Singh, Sushila Maharjan, Amit Kumar Jha, Byung-Gee Kim, Jae Kyung Sohng; Switching antibiotics production on and off in Actinomycetes by an IclR family transcriptional regulator from Streptomyces peucetius ATCC 27952; Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 2014 Aug 28;24(8):1065-72. DOI: 10.4014/jmb.1403.03026.

  9. A.K.Chaudhary, Dipesh Dhakal, Jae Kyung Sohng; An Insight into the Omics Based Engineering of Streptomycetes for Secondary Metabolite Overproduction; BioMed Research International 2013; 2013:968518.

  10. A.K.Chaudhary, Je Won Park, Yeo Joon Yoon, Byung-Gee Kim, Jae Kyung Sohng; Re-engineering of genetic circuit for 2-deoxystreptamine (2-DOS) biosynthesis in Escherichia coli BL21 (DE3); Biotechnology Letters 2013 Feb;35(2):285-93. DOI 10.1007/s10529-012-1077-2.