Mao, Hai-Quan

Professor
Materials Science And Engineering

Shaffer Hall 200B
(410) 516-8792
hmao@jhu.edu

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Johns Hopkins scholars, leaders celebrate faculty research awards

September 4, 2015

Scholars from across Johns Hopkins University’s 10 divisions gathered last night at the George Peabody Library to celebrate 60 innovative research projects that are being supported by the inaugural Catalyst and Discovery awards. Thirty-seven early career scholars (five of them from WSE) received Catalyst Awards and 23 cross-divisional faculty teams, which included 14 WSE faculty […]

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About

Education
  • Ph.D. 1993, Department of Chemistry, Wuhan University
Experience
  • 2016 - Present:  Associate Director, Institute for NanoBioTechnology, Johns Hopkins University
  • 2007 - 2007:  Co-chair, Materials Research Society
  • 2001 - 2003:  Assistant Professor, Materials Science, National University of Singapore
  • 1999 - 2003:  Research Associate, Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
  • 1999 - 2003:  Co-PI, Tissue and Therapeutic Engineering Lab, Johns Hopkins in Singapore
  • 1995 - 1998:  Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Biomedical Engineering, The Johns Hopkins University
  • 1993 - 1995:  Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, Wuhan University
Research Areas
  • BIOMATERIALS
  • Biodegradable polymers
  • Biofunctional scaffolds
  • Electrospun nanofibers
  • Nerve Regeneration
  • Non-viral gene delivery and drug delivery
  • Stem cell expansion and differentiation
Awards
  • 2018:  Johns Hopkins Discovery Award
  • 2018:  Fellow
  • 2017:  Association of University Technology Managers Pitch and Play Business Plan Competition
  • 2016:  Discovery
  • 2016:  Abell Foundation Translational Award
  • 2016:  Louis B. Thalheimer Award for Translational Research
  • 2015:  Discovery
  • 2015:  Cohen Translational Engineering Award
  • 2015:  Member
  • 2014:  Fellow
  • 2012:  Prostate Cancer Foundation A. David Mazzone-PCF Challenge Award (with Martin Pomper)
  • 2008:  National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Award
  • 2008:  Johns Hopkins University Alumni Association Excellence in Teaching Award
  • 2006:  Fellow of the American Academy of Nanomedicine
  • 2002:  Young Investigator Award, National University of Singapore
  • 1998:  Capsugel Award for Outstanding Research in Innovative Aspects of Controlled Drug Release
  • 1997:  Cygnus Graduate Student Award for Outstanding Work in Drug Delivery
Presentations
  • "Polymeric Nanomaterials for Therapeutic Delivery and Regenerative Engineering", Seminar Series, School of Pharmacy.  December 12, 2017
  • "Flash Nanocomplexation for Protein and Gene Nanoparticle Assembly", th NanoToday International Conference.  December 6, 2017
  • "Biomaterials strategies for Therapeutic Delivery and Regenerative Engineering".  August 24, 2017
  • "Flash Nanocomplexation as a Continuous and Scalable Process to Prepare Discrete Polyelectrolyte Complex Nanoparticles for Protein and Gene Delivery", 2017 Chinese American Society of Nanomedicine and Nanotechnology.  July 29, 2017
  • "Biomaterials strategies for Therapeutic Delivery and Regenerative Engineering", Changhai Academic Week on Burns and Trauma.  June 9, 2017
  • "Polymeric Nanomaterials for Therapeutic Delivery and Regenerative Engineering", Seminar Series, Department of Bioengineering.  April 20, 2017
  • "Polymeric Nanomaterials for Therapeutic Delivery and Regenerative Engineering", Seminar Series, John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.  March 22, 2017
  • "Flash Nanocomplexation as a Continuous and Scalable Process to Prepare Discrete Polyelectrolyte Complex Nanoparticles for Protein and Gene Delivery.", The Second International Symposium on Translational Nanomedicine.  January 5, 2017
  • "Flash Nanocomplexation as a Continuous and Scalable Process to Prepare Discrete Polyelectrolyte Nanoparticles for Protein and Gene Delivery", The 2nd International Symposium on Translational Nanomedicine.  Guangzhou, China.  January 5, 2017
  • "Biomaterials strategies to promote the integration of transplanted human neural stem cells", International Conference on Stem Cell Engineering 2016.  Toronto, Ontario, Canada.  October 23, 2016
  • "Biomaterials strategies to enhance the therapeutic potential of human neural stem cells", 2016 Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine International Society-Asia Pacific Meeting (TERMIS-AP 2016).  Tamsui, Taiwan.  September 3, 2016
  • "Biomaterials strategies to enhance the therapeutic potential of human neural stem cells for brain tissue regeneration", The 10th World Biomaterials Congress.  Montreal, Canada.  May 17, 2016
  • "Controlled Polymer Assembly and Therapeutic Delivery", The 39th Annual Symposium on Macromolecular Science and Engineering.  University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.  October 22, 2015
  • "Characterization of DNA Content Distribution in Nanoparticles via Single-Particle Analysis", The 18th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Gene & Cell Therapy.  New Orleans, LA.  May 13, 2015
  • "Biomaterials to Enhance the Therapeutic Potential of Stem Cells".  Wuhan, China.  January 19, 2015
  • "Biomaterials Platforms for Nerve Regeneration".  Nantong, Jiangsu, China.  January 18, 2015
  • "Shape Control in DNA-Polymer Nanoparticle Assembly and Gene Delivery", The AVS 61st International Symposium & Exhibition 2014 - Biomaterials Symposium.  November 9, 2014
  • "Designer Materials for Tissue and Therapeutic Engineering", Don P. Giddens Inaugural Professorial Lecture Series.  October 14, 2014
  • "Nanofiber Materials for Tissue Regeneration", TERMIS Asia Pacific Annual Conference.  Daegu, Korea.  September 24, 2014
  • "Biomaterials to Enhance Stem Cell Potential".  Hangzhou, China.  August 17, 2014
  • "Biomaterials Platforms for Nerve Regeneration".  Guangzhou, China.  May 29, 2014
  • "Engineering Biomaterials to Enhance the Therapeutic Potential of Stem Cells", Johns Hopkins University Institute for NanoBioTechnology Annual Symposium.  May 2, 2014
  • "Biomaterials for Stem Cell Differentiation", College of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Seminar Series.  September 26, 2013
  • ACS National Meeting, Symposium on Biomacromolecules for Therapeutics and Diagnostic Delivery.  Indianapolis, IN.  September 8, 2013
  • Workshop on BioMEMS and Tissue Engineering.  Cambridge, MA.  July 29, 2013
  • Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium: Distinguished Speaker Series.  May 7, 2013
  • "Engineered Nanoparticles for Gene Delivery", Society for Biomaterials Annual Meeting.  New Orleans, LA.  October 6, 2012
  • "Nanomaterials Strategies for Tissue Regeneration", Zhejiang University School of Medicine & The 2nd Affiliated Hospital Seminar Series.  August 22, 2012
  • "Nanoparticle Engineering for Delivery of Nucleic Acid Therapeutics", Fifth Annual Symposium.  May 4, 2012
  • "Controlled Condensation of DNA and Self-Assembly of Polymer/DNA Micelles for Liver-Targeted Gene Delivery", NIH/National Cancer Institute Seminar Series.  October 13, 2011
  • "Strategies for Engineering Nanoparticle Stability", School of Chemical and Environmental Sciences Seminar.  July 4, 2011
  • "Engineering Functional Matrices for Stem Cell Engineering and Tissue Regeneration", Dept. of Biomedical Engineering Seminar Series.  July 1, 2011
  • "Nanomaterials for Stem Cell Culture and Nerve Regeneration", Johns Hopkins University-APL Nanomaterials Symposium.  March 17, 2011
  • "Biomaterials Approaches for Stem Cell Engineering and Therapeutic Delivery".  July 17, 2010
  • "Polymeric Nanoparticles for Gene Delivery", Seminar Series.  June 8, 2010
  • "Engineering nanofiber matrices for stem cell expansion, differentiation, and neural regeneration", The First Johns Hopkins and Patras Universities Neuroscience Symposium.  Patra, Greece.  May 14, 2010

Publications

Journal Articles
  • Liang H, Peng B, Dong C, Liu L, Mao J, Wei S, Wang X, Xu H, Shen J, Mao HQ, Gao X, Leong KW, Chen Y (2018).  Cationic nanoparticle as an inhibitor of cell-free DNA-induced inflammation.  Nature Communications.  9(1).
  • Hickey JW, Isser AY, Vicente FP, Warner SB, Mao HQ, Schneck JP (2018).  Efficient magnetic enrichment of antigen-specific T cells by engineering particle properties.  Biomaterials.  187.
  • He Z, Hu Y, Nie T, Tang H, Zhu J, Chen K, Liu L, Leong KW, Chen Y, Mao HQ (2018).  Size-controlled lipid nanoparticle production using turbulent mixing to enhance oral DNA delivery.  Acta Biomaterialia.  81.
  • Du J, Zhen G, Chen H, Zhang S, Qing L, Yang X, Lee G, Mao HQ, Jia X (2018).  Optimal electrical stimulation boosts stem cell therapy in nerve regeneration.  Biomaterials.  181.
  • Tian H, He Z, Sun C, Yang C, Zhao P, Liu L, Leong KW, Mao HQ, Liu Z, Chen Y (2018).  Uniform Core–Shell Nanoparticles with Thiolated Hyaluronic Acid Coating to Enhance Oral Delivery of Insulin.  Advanced Healthcare Materials.  7(17).
  • Zou JL, Sun JH, Qiu S, Chen SH, He FL, Li JC, Mao HQ, Liu XL, Quan DP, Zeng YS, Zhu QT (2018).  Spatial distribution affects the role of CSPGs in nerve regeneration via the actin filament-mediated pathway.  Experimental Neurology.  307.
  • Zeng Z, Zhao P, Liu L, Gao X, Mao HQ, Chen Y (2018).  Lipid Stabilized Solid Drug Nanoparticles for Targeted Chemotherapy.  ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces.  10(30).
  • Lin T, Liu S, Chen S, Qiu S, Rao Z, Liu J, Zhu S, Yan L, Mao H, Zhu Q, Quan D, Liu X (2018).  Hydrogel derived from porcine decellularized nerve tissue as a promising biomaterial for repairing peripheral nerve defects.  Acta Biomaterialia.  73.
  • Yao S, Yu S, Cao Z, Yang Y, Yu X, Mao HQ, Wang LN, Sun X, Zhao L, Wang X (2018).  Hierarchically aligned fibrin nanofiber hydrogel accelerated axonal regrowth and locomotor function recovery in rat spinal cord injury.  International Journal of Nanomedicine.  13.
  • Qiao D, Liu L, Chen Y, Xue C, Gao Q, Mao HQ, Leong KW, Chen Y (2018).  Potency of a Scalable Nanoparticulate Subunit Vaccine.  Nano Letters.  18(5).
  • Liu H, Zhou Z, Lin H, Wu J, Ginn B, Choi JS, Jiang X, Chung L, Elisseeff JH, Yiu S, Mao HQ (2018).  Synthetic Nanofiber-Reinforced Amniotic Membrane via Interfacial Bonding.  ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces.  10(17).
  • Gilbert-Honick J, Iyer SR, Somers SM, Lovering RM, Wagner K, Mao HQ, Grayson WL (2018).  Engineering functional and histological regeneration of vascularized skeletal muscle.  Biomaterials.  164.
  • Zou JL, Liu S, Sun JH, Yang WH, Xu YW, Rao ZL, Jiang B, Zhu QT, Liu XL, Wu JL, Chang C, Mao HQ, Ling EA, Quan DP, Zeng YS (2018).  Peripheral Nerve-Derived Matrix Hydrogel Promotes Remyelination and Inhibits Synapse Formation.  Advanced Functional Materials.  28(13).
  • Wang X, Maruotti J, Majumdar S, Roman J, Mao HQ, Zack DJ, Elisseeff JH (2018).  Collagen vitrigels with low-fibril density enhance human embryonic stem cell-derived retinal pigment epithelial cell maturation.  Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine.  12(3).
  • He Z, Liu Z, Tian H, Hu Y, Liu L, Leong KW, Mao HQ, Chen Y (2018).  Scalable production of core-shell nanoparticles by flash nanocomplexation to enhance mucosal transport for oral delivery of insulin.  Nanoscale.  10(7).
  • Jiang X, Overdeep KR, Wainwright ER, Weihs TP, Mao HQ (2018).  Effect of Humidity on Sporicidal Activity of Iodine Vapor on Bacillus thuringiensis.  Current Microbiology.  75(2).
  • Zeng Z, Dong C, Zhao P, Liu Z, Liu L, Mao HQ, Leong KW, Gao X, Chen Y (2018).  Scalable Production of Therapeutic Protein Nanoparticles Using Flash Nanoprecipitation.  Advanced Healthcare Materials.
  • Hickey JW, Vicente FP, Howard GP, Mao HQ, Schneck JP (2017).  Biologically Inspired Design of Nanoparticle Artificial Antigen-Presenting Cells for Immunomodulation.  Nano Letters.  17(11).
  • He Z, Santos JL, Tian H, Huang H, Hu Y, Liu L, Leong KW, Chen Y, Mao HQ (2017).  Scalable fabrication of size-controlled chitosan nanoparticles for oral delivery of insulin.  Biomaterials.  130.
  • Du J, Liu J, Yao S, Mao H, Peng J, Sun X, Cao Z, Yang Y, Xiao B, Wang Y, Tang P, Wang X (2017).  Prompt peripheral nerve regeneration induced by a hierarchically aligned fibrin nanofiber hydrogel.  Acta Biomaterialia.  55.
  • Li X, Tzeng SY, Zamboni CG, Koliatsos VE, Ming Gl, Green JJ, Mao HQ (2017).  Enhancing oligodendrocyte differentiation by transient transcription activation via DNA nanoparticle-mediated transfection.  Acta Biomaterialia.  54.
  • Wu J, Qu W, Williford JM, Ren Y, Jiang X, Jiang X, Pan D, Mao HQ, Luijten E (2017).  Improved siRNA delivery efficiency via solvent-induced condensation of micellar nanoparticles.  Nanotechnology.  28(20).
  • Liyanage W, Ardoña HAM, Mao HQ, Tovar JD (2017).  Cross-Linking Approaches to Tuning the Mechanical Properties of Peptide π-Electron Hydrogels.  Bioconjugate Chemistry.  28(3).
  • Kashiwabuchi F, Parikh KS, Omiadze R, Zhang S, Luo L, Patel HV, Xu Q, Ensign LM, Mao HQ, Hanes J, McDonnell PJ (2017).  Development of absorbable, antibiotic-eluting sutures for ophthalmic surgery.  Translational Vision Science and Technology.  6(1).
  • Santos JL, Ren Y, Vandermark J, Archang MM, Williford JM, Liu HW, Lee J, Wang TH, Mao HQ (2016).  Continuous Production of Discrete Plasmid DNA-Polycation Nanoparticles Using Flash Nanocomplexation.  Small.  12(45).
  • Ashbaugh AG, Jiang X, Zheng J, Tsai AS, Kim WS, Thompson JM, Miller RJ, Shahbazian JH, Wang Y, Dillen CA, Ordonez AA, Chang YS, Jain SK, Jones LC, Sterling RS, Mao HQ, Miller LS (2016).  Polymeric nanofiber coating with tunable combinatorial antibiotic delivery prevents biofilm-associated infection in vivo.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.  113(45).
  • Roman JA, Reucroft I, Martin RA, Hurtado A, Mao HQ (2016).  Local Release of Paclitaxel from Aligned, Electrospun Microfibers Promotes Axonal Extension.  Advanced Healthcare Materials.  5(20).
  • Cook CA, Huri PY, Ginn BP, Gilbert-Honick J, Somers SM, Temple JP, Mao HQ, Grayson WL (2016).  Characterization of a novel bioreactor system for 3D cellular mechanobiology studies.  Biotechnology and Bioengineering.  113(8).
  • Li X, Kozielski K, Cheng YH, Liu H, Zamboni CG, Green J, Mao HQ (2016).  Nanoparticle-mediated conversion of primary human astrocytes into neurons and oligodendrocytes.  Biomaterials Science.  4(7).
  • Yao S, Liu X, Yu S, Wang X, Zhang S, Wu Q, Sun X, Mao H (2016).  Co-effects of matrix low elasticity and aligned topography on stem cell neurogenic differentiation and rapid neurite outgrowth.  Nanoscale.  8(19).
  • Williford JM, Archang MM, Minn I, Ren Y, Wo M, Vandermark J, Fisher PB, Pomper MG, Mao HQ (2016).  Critical Length of PEG Grafts on lPEI/DNA Nanoparticles for Efficient in Vivo Delivery.  ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering.  2(4).
  • Li X, Tzeng SY, Liu X, Tammia M, Cheng YH, Rolfe A, Sun D, Zhang N, Green JJ, Wen X, Mao HQ (2016).  Nanoparticle-mediated transcriptional modification enhances neuronal differentiation of human neural stem cells following transplantation in rat brain.  Biomaterials.  84.
  • Wei Z, Ren Y, Williford JM, Qu W, Huang K, Ng S, Mao HQ, Luijten E (2015).  Simulation and Experimental Assembly of DNA-Graft Copolymer Micelles with Controlled Morphology.  ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering.  1(6).
  • Hickey JW, Santos JL, Williford JM, Mao HQ (2015).  Control of polymeric nanoparticle size to improve therapeutic delivery.  Journal of Controlled Release.  219.
  • Khalifian S, Sarhane KA, Tammia M, Ibrahim Z, Mao HQ, Cooney DS, Shores JT, Lee WPA, Brandacher G (2015).  Stem cell-based approaches to improve nerve regeneration: Potential implications for reconstructive transplantation?.  Archivum Immunologiae et Therapiae Experimentalis.  63(1).
  • Sluch VM, Davis CHO, Ranganathan V, Kerr JM, Krick K, Martin R, Berlinicke CA, Marsh-Armstrong N, Diamond JS, Mao HQ, Zack DJ (2015).  Differentiation of human ESCs to retinal ganglion cells using a CRISPR engineered reporter cell line.  Scientific Reports.  5.
  • Yalanis GC, Reddy S, Martin R, Choi J, Brandacher G, Mao H, Sacks JM (2015).  An Injectable Nanofiber-Hydrogel Composite with Interfacial Bonding for Soft Tissue Filling and Regeneration..  Plastic and reconstructive surgery.  136(4 Suppl).  153-4.
  • Barreto-Ortiz SF, Fradkin J, Eoh J, Trivero J, Davenport M, Ginn B, Mao HQ, Gerecht S (2015).  Fabrication of 3-dimensional multicellular microvascular structures.  FASEB Journal.  29(8).
  • Shyam R, Ren Y, Lee J, Braunstein KE, Mao HQ, Wong PC (2015).  Intraventricular delivery of siRNA nanoparticles to the central nervous system.  Molecular Therapy - Nucleic Acids.  4(5).
  • Williford JM, Santos JL, Shyam R, Mao HQ (2015).  Shape control in engineering of polymeric nanoparticles for therapeutic delivery.  Biomaterials Science.  3(7).
  • Williford JM, Ren Y, Huang K, Pan D, Mao HQ (2014).  Shape transformation following reduction-sensitive PEG cleavage of polymer/DNA nanoparticles.  Journal of Materials Chemistry B.  2(46).
  • Beh CW, Pan D, Lee J, Jiang X, Liu KJ, Mao HQ, Wang TH (2014).  Direct interrogation of DNA content distribution in nanoparticles by a novel microfluidics-based single-particle analysis.  Nano Letters.  14(8).
  • Zhang S, Liu X, Barreto-Ortiz SF, Yu Y, Ginn BP, DeSantis NA, Hutton DL, Grayson WL, Cui FZ, Korgel BA, Gerecht S, Mao HQ (2014).  Creating polymer hydrogel microfibres with internal alignment via electrical and mechanical stretching.  Biomaterials.  35(10).
  • Joseph M, Das M, Kanji S, Lu J, Aggarwal R, Chakroborty D, Sarkar C, Yu H, Mao HQ, Basu S, Pompili VJ, Das H (2014).  Retention of stemness and vasculogenic potential of human umbilical cord blood stem cells after repeated expansions on PES-nanofiber matrices.  Biomaterials.  35(30).
  • Gibson M, Beachley V, Coburn J, Bandinelli PA, Mao HQ, Elisseeff J (2014).  Tissue extracellular matrix nanoparticle presentation in electrospun nanofibers.  BioMed Research International.  2014.
  • Williford JM, Wu J, Ren Y, Archang MM, Leong KW, Mao HQ (2014).  Recent advances in nanoparticle-mediated siRNA delivery.  Annual Review of Biomedical Engineering.  16.
  • Yu AQ, Jiang XS, Gao S, Ma R, Jin Y, Jin X, Peng SY, Mao HQ, Li JT (2014).  Local delivery of vascular endothelial growth factor via nanofiber matrix improves liver regeneration after extensive hepatectomy in rats.  Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology.  10(11).
  • Barreto-Ortiz SF, Zhang S, Davenport M, Fradkin J, Ginn B, Mao HQ, Gerecht S (2013).  A novel in Vitro model for microvasculature reveals regulation of circumferential ECM organization by curvature.  PLoS ONE.  8(11).
  • Lu J, Kanji S, Aggarwal R, Das M, Joseph M, Wu LC, Mao HQ, Pompili VJ, Hadjiconstantinou M, Das H (2013).  Hematopoietic stem cells improve dopaminergic neuron in the MPTP-mice.  Frontiers in Bioscience.  18(3).
  • Narmada BC, Kang Y, Venkatraman L, Peng Q, Sakban RB, Nugraha B, Jiang X, Bunte RM, So PTC, Tucker-Kellogg L, Mao HQ, Yu H (2013).  Hepatic stellate cell-targeted delivery of hepatocyte growth factor transgene via bile duct infusion enhances its expression at fibrotic foci to regress dimethylnitrosamine-induced liver fibrosis.  Human Gene Therapy.  24(5).
  • Dinglasan RR, Armistead JS, Nyland JF, Jiang X, Mao HQ (2013).  Single-dose microparticle delivery of a malaria transmission-blocking vaccine elicits a long-lasting functional antibody response.  Current Molecular Medicine.  13(4).
  • Tang ZH, Liang S, Potter J, Jiang X, Mao HQ, Li Z (2013).  Tim-3/Galectin-9 Regulate the Homeostasis of Hepatic NKT Cells in a Murine Model of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease.  Journal of Immunology.  190(4).
  • Jiang X, Qu W, Pan D, Ren Y, Williford JM, Cui H, Luijten E, Mao HQ (2013).  Plasmid-templated shape control of condensed DNA-block copolymer nanoparticles.  Advanced Materials.  25(2).
  • Ren YJ, Zhang S, Mi R, Liu Q, Zeng X, Rao M, Hoke A, Mao HQ (2013).  Enhanced differentiation of human neural crest stem cells towards the Schwann cell lineage by aligned electrospun fiber matrix.  Acta Biomaterialia.  9(8).
  • Aggarwal R, Lu J, Kanji S, Joseph M, Das M, Noble GJ, McMichael BK, Agarwal S, Hart RT, Sun Z, Lee BS, Rosol TJ, Jackson R, Mao HQ, Pompili VJ, Das H (2012).  Human umbilical cord blood-derived CD34+cells reverse osteoporosis in NOD/SCID mice by altering osteoblastic and osteoclastic activities.  PLoS ONE.  7(6).
  • Loo Y, Grigsby CL, Yamanaka YJ, Chellappan MK, Jiang X, Mao HQ, Leong KW (2012).  Comparative study of nanoparticle-mediated transfection in different GI epithelium co-culture models.  Journal of Controlled Release.  160(1).
  • Wall BD, Diegelmann SR, Zhang S, Dawidczyk TJ, Wilson WL, Katz HE, Mao HQ, Tovar JD (2011).  Aligned macroscopic domains of optoelectronic nanostructures prepared via shear-flow assembly of peptide hydrogels.  Advanced Materials.  23(43).
  • Krick K, Tammia M, Martin R, Höke A, Mao HQ (2011).  Signaling cue presentation and cell delivery to promote nerve regeneration.  Current Opinion in Biotechnology.  22(5).
  • Dai H, Jiang X, Leong KW, Mao HQ (2011).  Transient depletion of kupffer cells leads to enhanced transgene expression in rat liver following retrograde intrabiliary infusion of plasmid DNA and DNA nanoparticles.  Human Gene Therapy.  22(7).
  • Nakanishi M, Patil R, Ren Y, Shyam R, Wong P, Mao HQ (2011).  Enhanced stability and knockdown efficiency of poly(ethylene glycol)-b-polyphosphoramidate/siRNA micellar nanoparticles by Co-condensation with sodium triphosphate.  Pharmaceutical Research.  28(7).
  • Jiang X, Leong D, Ren Y, Li Z, Torbenson MS, Mao HQ (2011).  String-like micellar nanoparticles formed by complexation of PEG-b-PPA and plasmid DNA and their transfection efficiency.  Pharmaceutical Research.  28(6).
  • Mahairaki V, Lim SH, Christopherson GT, Xu L, Nasonkin I, Yu C, Mao HQ, Koliatsos VE (2011).  Nanofiber matrices promote the neuronal differentiation of human embryonic stem cell-derived neural precursors in vitro.  Tissue Engineering - Part A.  17(5-6).
  • Jiang X, Christopherson GT, Mao HQ (2011).  The effect of nanofibre surface amine density and conjugate structure on the adhesion and proliferation of human haematopoietic progenitor cells.  Interface Focus.  1(5).
  • Patil RR, Yu J, Banerjee SR, Ren Y, Leong D, Jiang X, Pomper M, Tsui B, Kraitchman DL, Mao HQ (2011).  Probing in vivo trafficking of polymer/DNA micellar nanoparticles using SPECT/CT imaging.  Molecular Therapy.  19(9).
  • Coburn J, Gibson M, Bandalini PA, Laird C, Mao HQ, Moroni L, Seliktar D, Elisseeff J (2011).  Biomimetics of the extracellular matrix: An integrated three-dimensional fiber-hydrogel composite for cartilage tissue engineering.  Smart Structures and Systems.  7(3).
  • Ren Y, Jiang X, Pan D, Mao HQ (2010).  Charge density and molecular weight of polyphosphoramidate gene carrier are key parameters influencing its DNA compaction ability and transfection efficiency.  Biomacromolecules.  11(12).
  • Beh CW, Kraitchman D, Mao HQ, Wang TH (2010).  High-throughput monodisperse alginate gel bead formation using microfluidic pseudo-check valve.  14th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences 2010, MicroTAS 2010.  1.
  • Lim SH, Liu XY, Song H, Yarema KJ, Mao HQ (2010).  The effect of nanofiber-guided cell alignment on the preferential differentiation of neural stem cells.  Biomaterials.  31(34).
  • Jiang X, Zheng Y, Chen HH, Leong KW, Wang TH, Mao HQ (2010).  Dual-sensitive micellar nanoparticles regulate dna unpacking and enhance gene-delivery efficiency.  Advanced Materials.  22(23).
  • Jiang X, Lim SH, Mao Hai-Quan HQ, Chew SY (2010).  Current applications and future perspectives of artificial nerve conduits.  Experimental Neurology.  223(1).
  • Das H, George JC, Joseph M, Das M, Abdulhameed N, Blitz A, Khan M, Sakthivel R, Mao HQ, Hoit BD, Kuppusamy P, Pompili VJ (2009).  Stem cell therapy with overexpressed VEGF and PDGF genes improves cardiac function in a rat infarct model.  PLoS ONE.  4(10).
  • Lim SH, Mao HQ (2009).  Electrospun scaffolds for stem cell engineering.  Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews.  61(12).
  • Fischer SE, Mi L, Mao HQ, Harden JL (2009).  Biofunctional coatings via targeted covalent cross-linking of associating triblock proteins.  Biomacromolecules.  10(9).
  • Das H, Abdulhameed N, Joseph M, Sakthivel R, Mao HQ, Pompili VJ (2009).  Ex vivo nanofiber expansion and genetic modification of human cord blood-derived progenitor/stem cells enhances vasculogenesis.  Cell Transplantation.  18(3).
  • Chen HH, Ho YP, Jiang X, Mao HQ, Wang TH, Leong KW (2009).  Simultaneous non-invasive analysis of DNA condensation and stability by two-step QD-FRET.  Nano Today.  4(2).
  • Christopherson GT, Song H, Mao HQ (2009).  The influence of fiber diameter of electrospun substrates on neural stem cell differentiation and proliferation.  Biomaterials.  30(4).
  • Moroni L, Mao HQ, Elisseeff JH (2008).  Integration of cues is a key factor to design smart scaffolds for tissue engineering with stem cells..  8th World Biomaterials Congress 2008.  2.
  • Sun TM, Du JZ, Yan LF, Mao HQ, Wang J (2008).  Self-assembled biodegradable micellar nanoparticles of amphiphilic and cationic block copolymer for siRNA delivery.  Biomaterials.  29(32).
  • Chen HH, Ho YP, Jiang X, Mao HQ, Wang TH, Leong KW (2008).  Quantitative comparison of intracellular unpacking kinetics of polyplexes by a model constructed from quantum Dot-FRET.  Molecular Therapy.  16(2).
  • Jiang X, Dai H, Ke CY, Mo X, Torbenson MS, Li Z, Mao HQ (2007).  PEG-b-PPA/DNA micelles improve transgene expression in rat liver through intrabiliary infusion.  Journal of Controlled Release.  122(3).
  • Lin K, Chua KN, Christopherson GT, Lim S, Mao HQ (2007).  Reducing electrospun nanofiber diameter and variability using cationic amphiphiles.  Polymer.  48(21).
  • Chua KN, Tang YN, Quek CH, Ramakrishna S, Leong KW, Mao HQ (2007).  A dual-functional fibrous scaffold enhances P450 activity of cultured primary rat hepatocytes.  Acta Biomaterialia.  3(5).
  • Fischer SE, Liu X, Mao HQ, Harden JL (2007).  Controlling cell adhesion to surfaces via associating bioactive triblock proteins.  Biomaterials.  28(22).
  • Chua KN, Chai C, Lee PC, Ramakrishna S, Leong KW, Mao HQ (2007).  Functional nanofiber scaffolds with different spacers modulate adhesion and expansion of cryopreserved umbilical cord blood hematopoietic stem/progenitor cells.  Experimental Hematology.  35(5).
  • Hoque ME, Mao HQ, Ramakrishna S (2007).  Hybrid braided 3-D scaffold for bioartificial liver assist devices.  Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition.  18(1).
  • Chu LQ, Tan WJ, Mao HQ, Knoll W (2006).  Characterization of UV-induced graft polymerization of poly(acrylic acid) using optical waveguide spectroscopy.  Macromolecules.  39(25).
  • Wei C, Lyubchenko YL, Ghandehari H, Hanes J, Stebe KJ, Mao HQ, Haynie DT, Tomalia DA, Foldvari M, Monteiro-Riviere N, Simeonova P, Nie S, Mori H, Gilbert SP, Needham D (2006).  New technology and clinical applications of nanomedicine: Highlights of the second annual meeting of the American Academy of Nanomedicine (Part I).  Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine.  2(4).
  • Dai H, Jiang X, Tan GCY, Chen Y, Torbenson M, Leong KW, Mao HQ (2006).  Chitosan-DNA nanoparticles delivered by intrabiliary infusion enhance liver-targeted gene delivery.  International Journal of Nanomedicine.  1(4).
  • Chua KN, Chai C, Lee PC, Tang YN, Ramakrishna S, Leong KW, Mao HQ (2006).  Surface-aminated electrospun nanofibers enhance adhesion and expansion of human umbilical cord blood hematopoietic stem/progenitor cells.  Biomaterials.  27(36).
  • Chu LQ, Mao HQ, Knoll W (2006).  In situ characterization of moisture sorption/desorption in thin polymer films using optical waveguide spectroscopy.  Polymer.  47(21).
  • Feng Q, Chai C, Jiang XS, Leong KW, Mao HQ (2006).  Expansion of engrafting human hematopoietic stem/progenitor cells in three-dimensional scaffolds with surface-immobilized fibronectin.  Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part A.  78(4).
  • Jiang XS, Chai C, Zhang Y, Zhuo RX, Mao HQ, Leong KW (2006).  Surface-immobilization of adhesion peptides on substrate for ex vivo expansion of cryopreserved umbilical cord blood CD34+ cells.  Biomaterials.  27(13).
  • Jiang X, Dai H, Leong KW, Goh SH, Mao HQ, Yang YY (2006).  Chitosan-g-PEG/DNA complexes deliver gene to the rat liver via intrabiliary and intraportal infusions.  Journal of Gene Medicine.  8(4).
  • Mao HQ, Leong KW (2005).  Design of Polyphosphoester-DNA Nanoparticles for Non-Viral Gene Delivery.  Advances in Genetics.  53.
  • Lu HF, Lim WS, Zhang PC, Chia SM, Yu H, Mao HQ, Leong KW (2005).  Galactosylated poly(vinylidene difluoride) hollow fiber bioreactor for hepatocyte culture.  Tissue Engineering.  11(11-12).
  • Chia SM, Lin PC, Quek CH, Yin C, Mao HQ, Leong KW, Xu X, Goh CH, Ng ML, Yu H (2005).  Engineering microenvironment for expansion of sensitive anchorage-dependent mammalian cells.  Journal of Biotechnology.  118(4).
  • Lu HF, Chua KN, Zhang PC, Lim WS, Ramakrishna S, Leong KW, Mao HQ (2005).  Three-dimensional co-culture of rat hepatocyte spheroids and NIH/3T3 fibroblasts enhances hepatocyte functional maintenance.  Acta Biomaterialia.  1(4).
  • Ng S, Wu YN, Zhou Y, Toh YE, Ho ZZ, Chia SM, Zhu JH, Mao HQ, Yu H (2005).  Optimization of 3-D hepatocyte culture by controlling the physical and chemical properties of the extra-cellular matrices.  Biomaterials.  26(16).
  • Fang N, Wee JT, Leong KW, Mao HQ, Chan V (2005).  pH responsive adhesion of phospholipid vesicle on poly(acrylic acid) cushion grafted to poly(ethylene terephthalate) surface.  Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces.  42(3-4).
  • Chua KN, Lim WS, Zhang P, Lu H, Wen J, Ramakrishna S, Leong KW, Mao HQ (2005).  Stable immobilization of rat hepatocyte spheroids on galactosylated nanofiber scaffold.  Biomaterials.  26(15).
  • Tan WJ, Teo GP, Liao K, Leong KW, Mao HQ, Chan V (2005).  Adhesion contact dynamics of primary hepatocytes on poly(ethylene terephthalate) surface.  Biomaterials.  26(8).
  • Zhang XQ, Wang XL, Zhang PC, Liu ZL, Zhuo RX, Mao HQ, Leong KW (2005).  Galactosylated ternary DNA/polyphosphoramidate nanoparticles mediate high gene transfection efficiency in hepatocytes.  Journal of Controlled Release.  102(3).
  • Mao HQ, Shipanova-Kadiyala I, Zhao Z, Dang W, Brown A, Leong KW (2005).  Biodegradable poly(terephthalate-co-phosphate)s: Synthesis, characterization and drug-release properties.  Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition.  16(2).
  • Zhang PC, Wang J, Leong KW, Mao HQ (2005).  Ternary complexes comprising polyphosphoramidate gene carriers with different types of charge groups improve transfection efficiency.  Biomacromolecules.  6(1).
  • Zhang XQ, Wang XL, Huang SW, Zhuo RX, Liu ZL, Mao HQ, Leong KW (2005).  In vitro gene delivery using polyamidoamine dendrimers with a trimesyl core.  Biomacromolecules.  6(1).
  • Feng Q, Jiang XS, Chai C, Lim WS, Leong KW, Mao HQ (2004).  Ex vivo expansion of hematopoietic primitive cells on ECM molecule-immobilized scaffold.  Transactions - 7th World Biomaterials Congress.
  • Chai C, Feng Q, Jiang XS, Leong KW, Mao HQ (2004).  Expansion of CD34+ cells on polymeric scaffolds surface-immobilized with hematopoietic growth factors.  Transactions - 7th World Biomaterials Congress.
  • Quek CH, Li J, Sun T, Chan MLH, Mao HQ, Gan LM, Leong KW, Yu H (2004).  Photo-crosslinkable microcapsules formed by polyelectrolyte copolymer and modified collagen for rat hepatocyte encapsulation.  Biomaterials.  25(17).
  • Wang J, Lee IL, Lim WS, Chia SM, Yu H, Leong KW, Mao HQ (2004).  Evaluation of collagen and methylated collagen as gene carriers.  International Journal of Pharmaceutics.  279(1-2).
  • Wan ACA, Mao HQ, Wang S, Phua SH, Lee GP, Pan J, Lu S, Wang J, Leong KW (2004).  Poly(phosphoester) ionomers as tissue-engineering scaffolds.  Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part B Applied Biomaterials.  70(1).
  • Wang J, Gao SJ, Zhang PC, Wang S, Mao HQ, Leong KW (2004).  Polyphosphoramidate gene carriers: Effect of charge group on gene transfer efficiency.  Gene Therapy.  11(12).
  • Huang SW, Wang J, Zhang PC, Mao HQ, Zhuo RX, Leong KW (2004).  Water-soluble and nonionic polyphosphoester: Synthesis, degradation, biocompatibility and enhancement of gene expression in mouse muscle.  Biomacromolecules.  5(2).
  • Wen J, Mao HQ, Li W, Lin KY, Leong KW (2004).  Biodegradable polyphosphoester micelles for gene delivery.  Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences.  93(8).
  • Li Y, Wang J, Lee CGL, Wang CY, Gao SJ, Tang GP, Ma YX, Yu H, Mao HQ, Leong KW, Wang S (2004).  CNS gene transfer mediated by a novel controlled release system based on DNA complexes of degradable polycation PPE-EA: A comparison with polyethylenimine/DNA complexes.  Gene Therapy.  11(1).
  • Yin C, Ying L, Zhang PC, Zhuo RX, Kang ET, Leong KW, Mao HQ (2003).  High density of immobilized galactose ligand enhances hepatocyte attachment and function.  Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part A.  67(4).
  • Wang J, Huang SW, Zhang PC, Mao HQ, Leong KW (2003).  Effect of side-chain structures on gene transfer efficiency of biodegradable cationic polyphosphoesters.  International Journal of Pharmaceutics.  265(1-2).
  • Hu J, Yin C, Mao HQ, Tamada K, Knoll W (2003).  Functionalization of poly(ethylene terephthalate) film by pulsed plasma deposition of maleic anhydride.  Advanced Functional Materials.  13(9).
  • Chew JL, Wolfowicz CB, Mao HQ, Leong KW, Chua KY (2003).  Chitosan nanoparticles containing plasmid DNA encoding house dust mite allergen, Der p 1 for oral vaccination in mice.  Vaccine.  21(21-22).
  • Fang N, Wang J, Mao HQ, Leong KW, Chan V (2003).  BHEM-Chol/DOPE liposome induced perturbation of phospholipid bilayer.  Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces.  29(4).
  • Zhao Z, Wang J, Mao HQ, Leong KW (2003).  Polyphosphoesters in drug and gene delivery.  Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews.  55(4).
  • Yin C, Liao K, Mao HQ, Leong KW, Zhuo RX, Chan V (2003).  Adhesion contact dynamics of HepG2 cells on galactose-immobilized substrates.  Biomaterials.  24(5).
  • Yin C, Chia SM, Quek CH, Yu H, Zhuo RX, Leong KW, Mao HQ (2003).  Microcapsules with improved mechanical stability for hepatocyte culture.  Biomaterials.  24(10).
  • Xu X, Yee WC, Hwang PYK, Yu H, Wan ACA, Gao S, Boon KL, Mao HQ, Leong KW, Wang S (2003).  Peripheral nerve regeneration with sustained release of poly(phosphoester) microencapsulated nerve growth factor within nerve guide conduits.  Biomaterials.  24(13).
  • Lu HF, Lim WS, Wang J, Tang ZQ, Zhang PC, Leong KW, Chia SM, Yu H, Mao HQ (2003).  Galactosylated PVDF membrane promotes hepatocyte attachment and functional maintenance.  Biomaterials.  24(27).
  • Ying L, Yin C, Zhuo RX, Leong KW, Mao HQ, Kang ET, Neoh KG (2003).  Immobilization of galactose ligands on acrylic acid graft-copolymerized poly(ethylene terephthalate) film and its application to hepatocyte culture.  Biomacromolecules.  4(1).
  • Wang J, Zhang PC, Lu HF, Ma N, Wang S, Mao HQ, Leong KW (2002).  New polyphosphoramidate with a spermidine side chain as a gene carrier.  Journal of Controlled Release.  83(1).
  • Fang N, Chan V, Wan KT, Mao HQ, Leong KW (2002).  Colloidal adhesion of phospholipid vesicles: High-resolution reflection interference contrast microscopy and theory.  Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces.  25(4).
  • Xu X, Yu H, Gao S, Mao HQ, Leong KW, Wang S (2002).  Polyphosphoester microspheres for sustained release of biologically active nerve growth factor.  Biomaterials.  23(17).
  • Chan V, Mao HQ, Leong KW (2002).  Chitosan-induced perturbation of dipalmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine membrane bilayer.  Langmuir.  17(12).
  • Chia SM, Wan ACA, Quek CH, Mao HQ, Xu X, Shen L, Ng ML, Leong KW, Yu H (2002).  Multi-layered microcapsules for cell encapsulation.  Biomaterials.  23(3).
  • Wang J, Zhang PC, Mao HQ, Leong KW (2002).  Enhanced gene expression in mouse muscle by sustained release of plasmid DNA using PPE-EA as a carrier.  Gene Therapy.  9(18).
  • Fang N, Chan V, Mao HQ, Leong KW (2001).  Interactions of phospholipid bilayer with chitosan: Effect of molecular weight and pH.  Biomacromolecules.  2(4).
  • Wang S, Wan ACA, Xu X, Gao S, Mao HQ, Leong KW, Yu H (2001).  A new nerve guide conduit material composed of a biodegradable poly(phosphoester).  Biomaterials.  22(10).
  • Wan ACA, Mao HQ, Wang S, Leong KW, Ong LKLL, Yu H (2001).  Fabrication of poly(phosphoester) nerve guides by immersion precipitation and the control of porosity.  Biomaterials.  22(10).
  • Mao HQ, Roy K, Troung-Le VL, Janes KA, Lin KY, Wang Y, August JT, Leong KW (2001).  Chitosan-DNA nanoparticles as gene carriers: Synthesis, characterization and transfection efficiency.  Journal of Controlled Release.  70(3).
  • Roy K, Mao HQ, Huang SK, Leong KW (1999).  Oral gene delivery with chitosan-DNA nanoparticles generates immunologic protection in a murine model of peanut allergy.  Nature Medicine.  5(4).
  • Truong-Le VL, Walsh SM, Schweibert E, Mao HQ, Guggino WB, August JT, Leong KW (1999).  Gene transfer by DNA-gelatin nanospheres.  Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics.  361(1).
  • Roy K, Mao HQ, Lin KY, Lin J, Huang SK, Leong KW (1998).  Oral immunization with DNA-chitosan nanospheres.  Proceedings of the Controlled Release Society.  (25).
  • Leong KW, Mao HQ, Truong-Le VL, Roy K, Walsh SM, August JT (1998).  DNA-polycation nanospheres as non-viral gene delivery vehicles.  Journal of Controlled Release.  53(1-3).
  • Truong-Le VL, Mao HQ, Walsh S, Leong KW, August JT (1997).  Delivery of DNA vaccine using gelatin-DNA nanospheres.  Proceedings of the Controlled Release Society.  (24).
  • Mao HQ, Roy K, Walsh SM, August JT, Leong KW (1996).  DNA-Chitosan nanospheres for gene delivery.  Proceedings of the Controlled Release Society.  (23).
  • Leong KW, Mao H, Zhuo R (1995).  Biodegradable polymers with a phosphoryl-containing backbone: tissue engineering and controlled drug delivery applications.  Chinese Journal of Polymer Science (English Edition).  13(4).
  • Mao H-, Zhuo R-, Fan C-, Jiang X-, Liu W-, Yi H (1995).  Studies on the phosphorylating polycondensation catalyzed by 4‐dimethylaminopyridine.  Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics.  196(2).
  • Mao HQ, Zhuo RX, Fan CL (1993).  Synthesis and biological properties of polymer immunoadjuvants.  Polymer Journal.  25(5).
Book Chapters
  • Li X, Cheng YH, Roman J, Mao HQ (2017).  Biomimetic Nanofibers as Artificial Stem Cell Niche.  Biology and Engineering of Stem Cell Niches.
Conference Proceedings
  • Mao H, Hickey, JW, Schneck, JP (2017).  Engineering Artificial Lymph Nodes for Immunotherapy..  Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer Annual Meeting and Conference.
  • Mao H, Hickey, JW, Vicente, F, Schneck,Jp (2017).  Bio-inspired Design of Nanoparticle Artificial Antigen-presenting Cells for Immunotherapy.  Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Conference.
  • Mao H, Chung, JW, Hickey, JW, Schneck, JP (2017).  Biomimetic Design of Artificial Lymph Nodes for T cell Immunotherapy.  Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Conference.
  • Mao H, Ke, X, Wei, Z, Wang, Y, Shen, S, Ren, Y, Wiliford, JM, Luijten, E (2017).  . Subtle Changes in Surfacetethered Groups on PEGylated DNA Nanoparticles Significantly Influence Gene Transfection and Curriculum Vitae: Hai-Quan Mao, Ph.D. 16 Cellular Uptake..  15th International Nanomedicine & Drug Delivery Symposium.
  • Mao H, Ke, X, Liu, HW, Hu, Y, Ren, Y, Santos, JL (2017).  Scalable Manufacturing of Discrete Plasmid DNAPolycation Nanoparticles Using Flash Nanocomplexation..  The Second International Symposium on Translational Nanomedicine.
  • Mao H, Choi J, Martin R, Reddy S, Yalanis GC, Sacks JM (2015).  Electrospun fiber-hydrogel composite with tunable interfacial bonding and mechanical properties for soft tissue reconstruction.  2015 Materials Research Society Fall Meeting & Exhibit.
  • Mao H, Roman J, Hurtado A (2015).  Aligned taxol-eluting microfibers promote axonal extension over an inhibitory substrate from a spinal cord injury.  2015 Biomedical Engineering Annual Meeting.
  • Mao H, Williford JM, Ren Y, Minn I, Pomper M (2015).  Influence of PEG Molecular Weight in Tuning Shape and Maintaining In Vivo Transfection Efficiency of Polycation/DNA Nanoparticles.  2015 Biomedical Engineering Annual Meeting.
  • Mao H, Hickey JW, Schneck JP (2015).  Biodegradable hydrogels as a new CD8+ T cell stimulation platform.  2015 Biomedical Engineering Annual Meeting.
  • Mao H, Krick KD, Siu IM, Hoke A, Brushart T (2015).  Neurotrophic factor gradient generation within hydrogel sheets for differential guidance growth of motor and sensory neurons.  2015 TERMIS World Congress.
  • Mao H, Tammia M, Mi R, Li Y, Hoke A (2015).  Evaluation of oligodendrocyte progenitor cells for peripheral nerve regeneration cell therapies.  International Society for Stem Cell Research.
  • Mao H, Yalanis GC, Reddy S, Martin R, Choi J, Brandacher G, Sacks JM (2015).  An electrospun fiber-hydrogel composite with interfacial bonding for soft tissue regeneration in vivo.  60th Annual Meeting of Plastic Surgery Research Council.
  • Mao H, Jiang X, Ashbaugh A, Shahbazian J, Miller L (2015).  Biodegradable antibiotic-releasing implant coatings to prevent orthopedic implant infections.  Society for Biomaterials 2015 Annual Meeting & Exposition.
  • Mao H, Wang K, Maruoti J, Roman J, Zack DJ, Elisseeff JH (2015).  The effect of collagen vitrigel nanostructure on human esc-derived retinal pigment epithelial maturation.  Society for Biomaterials 2015 Annual Meeting & Exposition.
  • Mao H (2015).  Bariatric Arterial Embolization as Treatment for Obesity: Mechanisms Using Highly Calibrated 50 Micron Embolic Beads.  American College of Cardiology ACC.15.
  • Mao H, Wei Z, Ren Y, Williford JM, Lujiten E (2015).  Self-Assembly of DNA-Graft Copolymer Nanoparticles.  2015 American Physics Society March Meeting.
  • Mao H (2015).  Recanalization after Bariatric Embolization in a Swine Model: Potential Implications for Future Bariatric Surgery.  Society of Interventional Radiology Annual Scientific Meeting 2015.
  • Beh CW, Weiss C, Mao H, Kraitchman DL, Wang TH (2012).  High-Throughput Microfluidic Preparation of Imaging-Visible Embolic Beads.  EMBS Micro and Nanotechnology in Medicine Conference.  59.
  • Beh CW, Kraitchman D, Mao H, Wang TH (2010).  High-throughput monodisperse alginate gel bead formation using microfluidic pseudo-check valve.  14th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences 2010, MicroTAS 2010.  1.  425-427.
  • Bakhru S, Highley C, Jarvik J, Mao H, Zappe S (2008).  Inducible release of neural stem cells from polymeric microcapsules in vivo.  8th World Biomaterials Congress 2008.  2.  987.
  • Moroni L, Mao H, Elisseeff JH (2008).  Integration of cues is a key factor to design smart scaffolds for tissue engineering with stem cells.  8th World Biomaterials Congress 2008.  2.  1084.
  • Trehan K, Yu C, Bakhru S, Mao H (2007).  Novel hydrogel microfibers for tissue engineering.  Proceedings of the 2nd Frontiers in Biomedical Devices Conference 2007.  65-66.
  • Lim WS, Chua KN, Wang XL, Zhang PC, Lu HF, Leong KW, Mao H (2004).  Transfection of rat primary hepatocytes using a novel polyphosphoramidate gene carrier.  Transactions - 7th World Biomaterials Congress.  1813.
  • Chai C, Feng Q, Jiang XS, Leong KW, Mao H (2004).  Expansion of CD34+ cells on polymeric scaffolds surface-immobilized with hematopoietic growth factors.  Transactions - 7th World Biomaterials Congress.  897.
  • Leong KW, Liao IC, Yim E, Lim S, Wan A, Wen J, Chew SY, Chua KN, Ramakrishna S, Mao H (2004).  Controlled release systems designed for regenerative medicine.  Transactions - 7th World Biomaterials Congress.  189.
  • Wu YN, Wang XW, Mao H, Yu H (2004).  Galactosylated collagen enhanced the functions of hepatocyte in capsules.  Transactions - 7th World Biomaterials Congress.  1104.
  • Feng Q, Jiang XS, Chai C, Lim WS, Leong KW, Mao H (2004).  Ex vivo expansion of hematopoietic primitive cells on ECM molecule-immobilized scaffold.  Transactions - 7th World Biomaterials Congress.  898.
  • Quek CH, Li J, Sun T, Chan ML, Mao H, Gan LM, Leong KW, Yu H (2004).  Photo-crosslinkable microcapsules formed by polyelectrolyte copolymer and modified collagen for rat hepatocyte encapsulation.  Transactions - 7th World Biomaterials Congress.  330.
  • Chua KN, Lim WS, Lu HF, Chai C, Zhang PC, Wen J, Ramakrishna S, Leong KW, Mao H (2004).  Immobilized hepatocyte spheroids on galactose ligand-conjugated nanofiber scaffold.  Transactions - 7th World Biomaterials Congress.  1753.
  • Chia SM, Lin PC, Quek CH, Mao H, Yu H (2004).  Sustained present of transforming growth factor β1 (TGF-β1) to encapsulated hepatocytes mimicking the stimulatory effects of 3D co-culture.  Transactions - 7th World Biomaterials Congress.  1157.
  • Chia SM, Zhou Y, Sun T, Mao H, Leong KW, Chen JP, Yu H (2002).  Issues and technologies leading to a new bio-artificial liver with microencapsulated hepatocytes.  Third Smith and Nephew International Symposium - Translating Tissue Engineering into Products.  71.
  • Haller MF, Leong KW, Mao H (1999).  Intramuscular co-delivery of DNA and cytokines from biodegradable microspheres alters the immune response.  Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology - Proceedings.  1.  84.
  • Mao H, Wang J, Xu MY, Zhuo RX (1996).  Immunological properties of polyphosphate-phosphoramide.  Transactions of the Annual Meeting of the Society for Biomaterials in conjunction with the International Biomaterials Symposium.  2.  819.
Patents
  • Mao H, Reddy, S, Ke, X, Qiu, C, Domingues, DL, Howard, GP  "Polymeric Nanoparticle Compositions for Encapsulation and Sustained Release of Protein Therapeutics", 2018.
  • Mao H, He, Z, Chen, Y, Liu, L, Leong, KW  "Therapeutic protein-loaded nanoparticle and microcapsules", 2017.
  • Mao H, Hoke, A, Lim, SH, Liu, X  "Biodegradable Nerve Guides", 2017.
  • Mao H, He,Z, Chen, Y, Liu, L, Santos, JL  "Therapeutic protein-loaded nanoparticle and method for preparing the same", 2017.
  • Keet C, Mao H, Martin R, Wood R  "Orally dissolving thin films containing allergens and methods of making and use", 2017.
  • Hoke A, Mao H  "Biological Tissue Connection and Repair Devices and Methods of Using Same", 2017.
  • Hanes J, Kashiwabuchi , Mao H, McDonnell P, Patel H, Rodrigues M, Vidauri-Martinez J, Xu Q, Zhang S  "Drug Loaded Microfiber Sutures for Ophthalmic Application", 2017.
  • Mao H  "Composite polymer coating on medical implants for co-delivery of multiple antimicrobial agents", 2016.
  • Mao H  "Cationic polymer systems for selective bacterial capture", 2015.
  • Mao H  "Systems and methods for high-throughput microfluidic bead production", 2015.
  • Mao H  "Methods of preparing polyelectrolyte complex nanoparticles", 2015.
  • Archang M, Mao H, Minn I, Pomper M, Ren Y, Santos J, Williford J  "Compositions of nucleic acid-containing nanoparticles for in vivo delivery", 2015.
  • Mao H  "Compositions of nucleic acid-containing nanoparticles for in vivo delivery", 2015.
  • Mao H  "Electrostretched polymer microfibers for microvasculature development", 2015.
  • Mao H  "Electro-mechanically stretched micro fibers and methods of use thereof", 2015.
  • Mao H  "Composite polymer coating on medical implants for co-delivery of multiple antimicrobial agents", 2015.
  • Brandacher G, Ibrahim Z, Krick K, Mao H  "Device and method for a nanofiber wrap to minimize inflamation and scarring.", 2015.
  • Mao H  "Composite materials for tissue restoration", 2014.
  • Brown DJ, Das H, Douay L, Mao H, McIntosh K, Pompili VJ, Sakthivel R, Zhao Y  "Erythrocytes differentiated in vitro from nanofiber expanded CD133+ cells", 2014.
  • Mao H  "Biological tissue connection and repair devices and methods of using same", 2013.
  • Mao H  "Biodegradable nerve guides", 2013.
  • Mao H  "Orally dissolving thin films containing allergens and methods of making and use", 2013.
  • Mao H  "Drug Loaded Microfiber Sutures for Ophthalmic Application", 2013.
  • Mao H, Leong KW, Chua KN  "Compositions and methods for the expansion and differentiation of stem cells", 2013.
  • Mao H  "Stabilized polyribonucleotide nanoparticles", 2012.
  • Mao H  "Quick-dissolving oral thin film for targeted delivery of therapeutic agents", 2008.
  • Mao H, Wang J, Leong KW  "Biodegradable polyphosphoramidates for controlled release of bioactive substances", 2008.
  • Mao H, Wang J, Leong KW  "Biodegradable polyphosphates for controlled release of bioactive substances", 2008.
  • Mao H, Leong KW, Wen J  "Biologically useful polyphosphates", 2005.
  • Mao H, Li WP, Leong KW  "Controlled delivery of therapeutic agents by insertable medical devices", 2005.
  • Mao H  "Biodegradable compositions comprising poly(cycloaliphatic phosphoester) compounds, articles, and methods for using the same", 2004.
  • Mao H, Leong KW, Wen J, Zhuo RX  "Phosphate based biodegradable polymers", 2004.
  • Mao H  "Method of immobilization of clusters of ligands on polymer surface and use in cell engineering", 2003.
  • Mao H  "Biodegradable terephthalate polyester-poly (phosphate) polymers, compositions, articles, and methods for making and using the same", 2003.
  • Mao H  "Polymers for delivery of nucleic acids", 2003.
  • Mao H  "Biodegradable terephthalate polyester-poly (phosphonate) compositions, articles and methods of using the same", 2002.
  • Mao H  "Biodegradable terephthalate polyester-poly(Phosphite) compositions, articles, and methods of using the same", 2002.
  • Mao H  "Polymeric fibers with conjugated biofunctional ligands and/or cell factors with biodegradation or nonbiodegradation fibers", 2002.
  • Mao H  "Biodegradable polymers chain-extended by phosphates, compositions, articles and methods for making and using the same", 2002.
  • Mao H  "Biodegradable polymers, compositions, articles and methods for making and using the same", 2001.
  • Mao H  "Two-stage solution polymerization of high molecular weight poly(phosphoesters)", 1999.
  • Mao H  "Gene delivery system", 1999.
  • Mao H  "Biodegradable poly (phosphoester-co-desaminotyrosyl L-tyrosine ester) compounds, compositions, articles and methods for making and using the same", 1999.
  • Mao H  "Knobby nanospheres", 1998.
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