Kun Cheng, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

UMKC School of Pharmacy
2464 Charlotte St.
HSB 5250
Kansas City, MO 64108


Phone: 816-235-2425
Email: chengkun@umkc.edu

Personal website

Cheng_Kun web


Research Interests:
Development of nucleic acid therapy for cancer, liver disease, and islet transplantation
Development of targeted delivery systems for therapeutic macromolecules
Synthesis of novel polymers for nucleic acid drug delivery
Identification of molecular ligand for specific cells
Designing of anti-tumor prodrug for improving target-ability and efficiency