Brandon DeKosky

Assistant Professor
Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Chemical Engineering
Primary office:
785-864-2468
Simons Biosciences Research Laboratories
Room 136B
University of Kansas
1530 West 15th Street
Lawrence, KS 66045
Second office:
4149A Learned Hall



Professor Brandon DeKosky earned a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Kansas in 2010 and a Ph.D. in Biochemical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin in 2015.  He completed a Post Doc in Immunology & Vaccinology at the Vaccine Research Center, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases in Bethesda, MD in 2017.

Education

Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin

B.S., Chemical Engineering, University of Kansas

Selected Publications

Google Scholar link:  https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=z6TwVlwAAAAJ&hl=en  

*co-first authors​

DeKosky BJ, Kojima T, Rodin A, Charab W, Ippolito GC, Ellington AD, Georgiou G. In-depth determination and analysis of the human paired heavy and light chain antibody repertoire. Nature Medicine, 21, 86–91. 2014


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2nd among all schools of pharmacy in National Institutes of Health funding
Brings more than $20 million in external funding into the state each year
7 of 19 cancer drugs formulated through the National Cancer Institute were developed at the KU School of Pharmacy
3,000 free flu shots given to needy Kansans during the past 5 years
4,000 living alumni, 63 percent of them living and working in Kansas
KU pharmacists practice in 95 of Kansas’ 105 counties
20th among public schools of pharmacy.
—U.S. News & World Report
$20.2 million NIH research grant earned by Distinguished Professor Jeff Aubé was 2nd largest in Kansas history
100 percent placement after graduation for KU Pharm.D. students
Established in 1885 as the 1st professional program at KU
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