Dr Anitha Sudheesh Kumar

UQ Amplify Lecturer

School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences
Faculty of Science
+61 7 336 54257


Research Interests

  • Growth factor delivery towards bone fractures using nanotechnology


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Amrita.


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Book Chapter

  • Anitha, A., Yang, Jiankun, Gao, Yingjun, Gueguen, Auriane, Diggle, Broden and Grøndahl, Lisbeth (2022). Submicron and nano-sized gel particles based on alginate and sulfated alginate for protein encapsulation. Properties and applications of alginate. (pp. 41-74) Hauppage, NY USA: Nova Science Publishers.

  • Grøndahl, Lisbeth, Lawrie, Gwendolyn, Anitha, A. and Shejwalkar, Aparna (2020). Applications of alginate biopolymer in drug delivery. Biointegration of Medical Implant Materials. (pp. 375-403) edited by Chandra P. Sharma. Duxford, United Kingdom: Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/b978-0-08-102680-9.00014-7

  • Anitha, A., Rejinold, N. Sanoj, Bumgardner, Joel D., Nair, Shanti V. and Jayakumar, Rangasamy (2012). Approaches for functional modification or cross-linking of chitosan. Chitosan-based systems for biopharmaceuticals : delivery, targeting, and polymer therapeutics. (pp. 107-124) edited by Bruno Sarmento and Jose das Neves. Chichester, West Sussex, United Kingdom: John Wiley and Sons. doi: 10.1002/9781119962977.ch7

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Anitha, A., Fletcher, Nicholas, Houston, Zachary, Thurecht, Kristofer and Grondahl, Lisbeth (2016). Evaluation of the in vivo fate of ultrapure alginate in mice model. 10th World Biomaterials Congress, Montréal, Canada, 17 May - 22 May 2016. Lausanne, Switzerland: Frontiers Research Foundation. doi: 10.3389/conf.FBIOE.2016.01.02237

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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