Shailendra Tallapaka

Postdoctoral Researcher
Primary office:
Multidisciplinary Research Building
Room # 254

Dr. Shailendra Tallapaka received a BS in Pharmacy from Birla Institute of Technology and Science-Pilani in India and a PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences from University of Nebraska Medical Center, where he worked on developing biodegradable polymeric nanoparticles for delivery of vaccines against infectious diseases and cancer. Currently, he is a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Picking lab at the University of Kansas where he is working on developing subunit vaccines against gram-negative bacteria using the type III secretion apparatus (T3SA) fusion protein platform developed by the Picking group.

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