W. Mark Saltzman

Goizueta Foundation Prof Chem & Biomed Engineering; Department Chair, Biomedical Engineering


Departments & Organizations

WHRY Pilot Project Program Investigators

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Neuroscience | Molecular Medicine, Pharmacology, and PhysiologyInformation & Biotechnology

School of Engineering and Applied ScienceInterdepartmental Neuroscience ProgramDevelopmental TherapeuticsVascular Biology and Therapeutics ProgramCenter for RNA Science and Medicine, YaleCellular & Molecular Physiology: Physiology and Integrative Medical Biology Track; Graduate Program in Cellular and Molecular PhysiologyDiabetes Research CenterNIH T32 ProgramDevelopmental Therapeutics

Research Interests

Bio-compatible polymers, drug delivery systems


Selected Publication

  • Woodrow KA, Cu Y, Booth CJ, Saucier-Sawyer J, Wood MJ, and Saltzman WM. Intravaginal gene silencing using biodegradable nanoparticles densely loaded with small-interfering RNA, Nature Materials 8:526-533 (2009).