MURTHY RADHAKRISHNA AKULA, PhD

Associate Professor
Knox Radiology

Office: 1924 ALCOA HIGHWAY
BOX #93
KNOXVILLE TN 379190000
Tel: (865) 305-6144
makula@utmck.edu

Education

  • Ph.D., Indian Institute of Science, India, Science
  • M.S., Banaras Hindu University, India, Science
  • B.S., Andhra Loyola College, India, Science

Publications

  1. Kabalka, GW, Akula, MR, Zhang, J. A facile synthesis of radioiodinated (Z)-vinyl iodides via vinylboronates. Nucl Med Biol, 30 (4), 369-72, 2003.
  2. Kabalka, GW, Akula, MR, Zhang, J. Synthesis of radioiodinated aryl iodides via boronate precursors. Nucl Med Biol, 29 (8), 841-3, 2002.
  3. Iqbal, N, Akula, MR, Vo, D, Matowe, WC, McEwen, CA, Wolowyk, MW, Knaus, EE. Synthesis, rotamer orientation, and calcium channel modulation activities of alkyl and 2-phenethyl 1,4-dihydro-2,6-dimethyl-3-nitro-4-(3- or 6-substituted-2-pyridyl)-5-pyridinecarboxylates. J Med Chem, 41 (11), 1827-37, 1998.
  4. Ramesh, M, Matowe, WC, Akula, MR, Vo, D, Dagnino, L, Li-Kwong-Ken, MC, Wolowyk, MW, Knaus, EE. Synthesis and calcium channel-modulating effects of alkyl (or cycloalkyl) 1,4-dihydro-2,6-dimethyl-3-nitro-4-pyridyl-5-pyridinecarboxylate racemates and enantiomers. J Med Chem, 41 (4), 509-14, 1998.
  5. Akula, MR, Matowe, WC, Wolowyk, MW, Knaus, EE. Synthesis and calcium channel antagonist activity of nifedipine analogues containing 4-pyridyl and 3-arylethyloxycarbonyl substituents. Drug Des Deliv, 7 (1), 11-7, 1990.
  6. Akula, MR, Matowe, WC, Wolowyk, MW, Knaus, EE. Synthesis and calcium channel antagonist activity of 3-arylmethyl 5-isopropyl 1,4-dihydro-2,6-dimethyl-4-(pyridyl)-3,5-pyridinedicarboxylates. Pharm Res, 7 (9), 919-22, 1990.
  7. Akula, MR, Matowe, WC, Wolowyk, MW, Knaus, EE. Synthesis and calcium channel antagonist activity of alkyl cycloalkyl esters of nifedipine containing pyridinyl substituents. Drug Des Deliv, 5 (2), 117-23, 1989.