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

Citric Acid Tissue Elastomers Biodegradable Polymers Polymers Intercellular Signaling Peptides And Proteins Antioxidants Mechanistic Target Of Rapamycin Complex 1 Mechanical Properties Oxidative Stress Nanofibers Biocompatible Materials Nanoparticles Polyesters Transistors Silicon Proteins Polyethylene Glycols Degradation Tissue Engineering Tissue Adhesives Maleic Acid Crosslinking Bone Biosensors

Most Recent Papers

Enabling Biodegradable Functional Biomaterials for the Management of Neurological Disorders

Jian Yang, Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews

Thermo-responsive Fluorescent Nanoparticles for Multimodal Imaging and Treatment of Cancers

Jian Yang, Nanotheranostics on p. 1-13

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

Jian Yang, Biomaterials on p. 119719

Photoluminescent polylactone-based theranostic nanoparticles for cardiovascular applications

Jian Yang, Front. Bioeng. Biotechnol.,

Biomaterials-Based Metabolic Regulation in Regenerative Engineering

Jian Yang, Advanced Science on p. 1900819

Development of osteopromotive poly (octamethylene citrate glycerophosphate) for enhanced bone regeneration

Yun He, Qiyao Li, Chuying Ma, Denghui Xie, Limei Li, Yitao Zhao, Dingying Shan, Sarah K. Chomos, Cheng Dong, John W. Tierney, Lin Sun, Di Lu, Li Gui, Jian Yang, 2019, Acta Biomaterialia on p. 180-191

Effect of dose and release rate of CTGF and TGFβ3 on avascular meniscus healing

Solaiman Tarafder, Joseph Gulko, Daniel Kim, Kun Hee Sim, Shawn Gutman, Jian Yang, James L. Cook, Chang H. Lee, 2019, Journal of Orthopaedic Research on p. 1555-1562

Chondrocyte mTORC1 activation stimulates miR-483-5p via HDAC4 in osteoarthritis progression

Hua Wang, Haiyan Zhang, Qiuyi Sun, Jian Yang, Chun Zeng, Changhai Ding, Daozhang Cai, Anling Liu, Xiaochun Bai, 2019, Journal of Cellular Physiology on p. 2730-2740

Exosome Release Is Regulated by mTORC1

Wenchong Zou, Mingqiang Lai, Yue Zhang, Lei Zheng, Zhe Xing, Ting Li, Zhipeng Zou, Qiancheng Song, Xiaoyang Zhao, Laixin Xia, Jian Yang, Anling Liu, Han Zhang, Zhong Kai Cui, Yu Jiang, Xiaochun Bai, 2019, Advanced Science

Nanoparticle eluting-angioplasty balloons to treat cardiovascular diseases

Roshni Iyer, Aneetta E. Kuriakose, Serkan Yaman, Lee Chun Su, Dingying Shan, Jian Yang, Jun Liao, Liping Tang, Subhash Banerjee, Hao Xu, Kytai T. Nguyen, 2019, International Journal of Pharmaceutics on p. 212-223

Most-Cited Papers

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

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

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

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

Citric acid-derived in situ crosslinkable biodegradable polymers for cell delivery

Dipendra Gyawali, Parvathi Nair, Yi Zhang, Richard T. Tran, Chi Zhang, Mikhail Samchukov, Marina Makarov, Harry K.W. Kim, Jian Yang, 2010, Biomaterials on p. 9092-9105

Synthesis and characterization of a biodegradable elastomer featuring a dual crosslinking mechanism

Richard T. Tran, Paul Thevenot, Dipendra Gyawali, Jung Chih Chiao, Liping Tang, Jian Yang, 2010, Soft Matter on p. 2449-2461

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 strategies for fluorescent biodegradable polymeric biomaterials

Yi Zhang, Jian Yang, 2013, Journal of Materials Chemistry B on p. 132-148