Research > Team III:Drug Delivery Bio-Analysis & Bio-Imaging

Name Yongjun Zhang
Research Area
Design and synthesis of hydrogels for biomedical applications, including drug delivery, biosensing and cell scaffolds
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Yongjun Zhang earned his BS from Wuhan University in 1992, MS from Institute of Photographic Chemistry, CAS in 1995, and PhD from Peking University in 2001. From 2001 to 2003, he worked at Institute of Chemistry, CAS, then he conducted his postdoctoral study at Oklahoma State University and City University of New York. He joined Nankai University in 2006 as a professor.
Resent Publications (in 5 years)
1.      Ziqi Zhao, Jianjun Gu, Yening Zhao, Ying Guan, X. X. Zhu, Yongjun Zhang*, Hydrogel thin film with swelling-induced wrinkling patterns for high-throughput generation of multicellular spheroids, Biomacromolecules, 2014, 15(9), 3306-3312.
2.      ZhuoTang, Ying Guan, Yongjun Zhang*, Contraction-type glucose-sensitive microgel functionalized with 2-substituted phenylboronic acid ligand, Polymer Chemistry, 2014, 5(5), 1782-1790.
3.      Mao Chen, Lin Zhou, Ying Guan, Yongjun Zhang*, Polymerized Microgel Colloidal Crystals: Photonic hydrogels with Tunable Bandgap and Fast Response Rate, Angew Chem Int Edit, 2013, 52 (38), 9961-9965.
4.      Xi Zhang, Ying Guan, Yongjun Zhang*, Dynamically bonded layer-by-layer films for self-regulated insulin release, Journal of Materials Chemistry, 2012, 22, (32), 16299-16305.
5.      Xi Zhang, Ying Guan, Yongjun Zhang*, Ultrathin Hydrogel Films for Rapid Optical Biosensing, Biomacromolecules 2012, 13 (1), 92-97.