Jian Yang

Huck Chair in Regenerative Engineering; Professor of Bioengineering

Jian Yang

Research Summary

Development of new biodegradable polymers for use in engineering elastic tissues such as blood vessel, tendon, ligament, and cardiac tissue, and in other applications such as biological labeling, bioimaging and drug delivery.

Huck Affiliations


Publication Tags

Tissue Nanoparticles Elastomers Citric Acid Composite Materials Antioxidants Polyurethanes Tissue Adhesives Tissue Engineering Tannins Electronic Equipment Oxidative Stress Adhesives Polymers Nanofibers Gastrodin Polyesters Silicon Intercellular Signaling Peptides And Proteins Transistors Blood Vessels Imaging Techniques Mechanical Properties Biodegradable Polymers Bone

Most Recent Papers

Actin-ring segment switching drives nonadhesive gap closure

Qiong Wei, Xuechen Shi, Tiankai Zhao, Pingqiang Cai, Tianwu Chen, Yao Zhang, Changjin Huang, Jian Yang, Xiaodong Chen, Sulin Zhang, 2021, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 33263-33271

Syntheses and characterization of anti-thrombotic and anti-oxidative Gastrodin-modified polyurethane for vascular tissue engineering

Meng Zheng, Jiazhi Guo, Qing Li, Jian Yang, Yi Han, Hongcai Yang, Mali Yu, Lianmei Zhong, Di Lu, Limei Li, Lin Sun, 2021, Bioactive Materials on p. 404-419

A covalently cross-linked hyaluronic acid/bacterial cellulose composite hydrogel for potential biological applications

Shuo Tang, Kai Chi, Hui Xu, Qiang Yong, Jian Yang, Jeffrey M. Catchmark, 2021, Carbohydrate Polymers

High-affinity mutant Interleukin-13 targeted CAR T cells enhance delivery of clickable biodegradable fluorescent nanoparticles to glioblastoma

Gloria B. Kim, Virginia Aragon-Sanabria, Lauren Randolph, Hali Jiang, Joshua A. Reynolds, Becky S. Webb, Achuthamangalam Madhankumar, Xiaojun Lian, James R. Connor, Jian Yang, Cheng Dong, 2020, Bioactive Materials on p. 624-635

Elastomeric polyurethane porous film functionalized with gastrodin for peripheral nerve regeneration

Qing Li, Limei Li, Mali Yu, Meng Zheng, Yao Li, Jian Yang, Min Dai, Lianmei Zhong, Lin Sun, Di Lu, 2020, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part A on p. 1713-1725

Citrate-Based Tannin-Bridged Bone Composites for Lumbar Fusion

Jinshan Guo, Xinggui Tian, Denghui Xie, Kevin Rahn, Ethan Gerhard, Michelle Laurel Kuzma, Dongfang Zhou, Cheng Dong, Xiaochun Bai, Zhihui Lu, Jian Yang, 2020, Advanced Functional Materials

Magnesium oxide-crosslinked low-swelling citrate-based mussel-inspired tissue adhesives

Xili Lu, Sanjun Shi, Hanmei Li, Ethan Gerhard, Zhihui Lu, Xinyu Tan, Wenliang Li, Kevin M. Rahn, Denghui Xie, Guodong Xu, Fang Zou, Xiaochun Bai, Jinshan Guo, Jian Yang, 2020, Biomaterials

Advances in bioresorbable electronics and uses in biomedical sensing

Michelle Kuzma, Ethan Gerhard, Dingying Shan, Jian Yang, 2020, on p. 29-72

Thermo-responsive fluorescent nanoparticles for multimodal imaging and treatment of cancers

Nikhil Pandey, Jyothi U. Menon, Masaya Takahashi, Jer Tsong Hsieh, Jian Yang, Kytai T. Nguyen, Aniket S. Wadajkar, 2020, Nanotheranostics on p. 1-13

Actin-ring segment switching drives nonadhesive gap closure

Qiong Wei, Xuechen Shi, Tiankai Zhao, Pingqiang Cai, Tianwu Chen, Yao Zhang, Changjin Huang, Jian Yang, X Chen, S Zhang, 2020, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on p. 33263--33271

Most-Cited Papers

Three-dimensional manipulation of single cells using surface acoustic waves

Feng Guo, Zhangming Mao, Yuchao Chen, Zhiwei Xie, James P. Lata, Peng Li, Liqiang Ren, Jiayang Liu, Jian Yang, Ming Dao, Subra Suresh, Tony Jun Huang, 2016, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 1522-1527

Injectable citrate-based mussel-inspired tissue bioadhesives with high wet strength for sutureless wound closure

Mohammadreza Mehdizadeh, Hong Weng, Dipendra Gyawali, Liping Tang, Jian Yang, 2012, Biomaterials on p. 7972-7983

Dual growth factor releasing multi-functional nanofibers for wound healing

Zhiwei Xie, Christian B. Paras, Hong Weng, Primana Punnakitikashem, Lee Chun Su, Khanh Vu, Liping Tang, Jian Yang, Kytai T. Nguyen, 2013, Acta Biomaterialia on p. 9351-9359

Design Strategies and Applications of Tissue Bioadhesives

Mohammadreza Mehdizadeh, Jian Yang, 2013, Macromolecular Bioscience on p. 271-288

Biodegradable elastomers and silicon nanomembranes/nanoribbons for stretchable, transient electronics, and biosensors

Suk Won Hwang, Chi Hwan Lee, Huanyu Cheng, Jae Woong Jeong, Seung Kyun Kang, Jae Hwan Kim, Jiho Shin, Jian Yang, Zhuangjian Liu, Guillermo A. Ameer, Yonggang Huang, John A. Rogers, 2015, Nano Letters on p. 2801-2808

Design Strategies and Applications of Circulating Cell-Mediated Drug Delivery Systems

Yixue Su, Zhiwei Xie, Gloria B. Kim, Cheng Dong, Jian Yang, 2015, ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering on p. 201-217

Development of tannin-inspired antimicrobial bioadhesives

Jinshan Guo, Wei Sun, Jimin Peter Kim, Xili Lu, Qiyao Li, Min Lin, Oliver Mrowczynski, Elias Rizk, Juange Cheng, Guoying Qian, Jian Yang, 2018, Acta Biomaterialia on p. 35-44

Engineering biodegradable polyester elastomers with antioxidant properties to attenuate oxidative stress in tissues

Robert van Lith, Elaine K. Gregory, Jian Yang, Melina R. Kibbe, Guillermo A. Ameer, 2014, Biomaterials on p. 8113-8122

A thermoresponsive biodegradable polymer with intrinsic antioxidant properties

Jian Yang, Robert Van Lith, Kevin Baler, Ryan A. Hoshi, Guillermo A. Ameer, 2014, Biomacromolecules on p. 3942-3952

Design and application of magnetic-based theranostic nanoparticle systems

Aniket S. Wadajkar, Jyothi U. Menon, Tejaswi Kadapure, Richard T. Tran, Jian Yang, Kytai T. Nguyen, 2013, Recent Patents on Biomedical Engineering on p. 47-57