Yanjie Zhang

Summary

Affiliation: Iowa State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Overview of stabilizing ligands for biocompatible quantum dot nanocrystals
    Yanjie Zhang
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Sensors (Basel) 11:11036-55. 2011
  2. doi Mixed-surface, lipid-tethered quantum dots for targeting cells and tissues
    Yanjie Zhang
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Iowa State University, 2114 Sweeney Hall, Iowa 50011 2230, United States
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 94:27-35. 2012
  3. doi Block copolymer-quantum dot micelles for multienzyme colocalization
    Feng Jia
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, United States
    Langmuir 28:17389-95. 2012
  4. doi Sensing polymer/DNA polyplex dissociation using quantum dot fluorophores
    Bingqi Zhang
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011 2230, United States
    ACS Nano 5:129-38. 2011
  5. doi Effects of nanosized titanium dioxide on innate immune system of fathead minnow (Pimephales promelas Rafinesque, 1820)
    Boris Jovanović
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, The College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 1250, USA
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 74:675-83. 2011
  6. doi Dithiocarbamates as capping ligands for water-soluble quantum dots
    Yanjie Zhang
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011 2230, USA
    ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 2:3384-95. 2010

Collaborators

  • Feng Jia
  • Surya K Mallapragada
  • Bingqi Zhang
  • Aaron R Clapp
  • Boris Jovanović
  • Balaji Narasimhan
  • Dušan Palić
  • Eric W Rowe
  • Lora Anastasova

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Overview of stabilizing ligands for biocompatible quantum dot nanocrystals
    Yanjie Zhang
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Sensors (Basel) 11:11036-55. 2011
    ..For more than a decade, investigators have used diverse strategies for altering the QD surface. This review summarizes the most successful approaches for preparing biocompatible QDs using various chemical ligands...
  2. doi Mixed-surface, lipid-tethered quantum dots for targeting cells and tissues
    Yanjie Zhang
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Iowa State University, 2114 Sweeney Hall, Iowa 50011 2230, United States
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 94:27-35. 2012
    ..Increases in cell and tissue binding were found to be regulated by both QD hydrophobicity and surface charge, underlying the importance of QD surface properties in the optimization of both luminescence and targeting capability...
  3. doi Block copolymer-quantum dot micelles for multienzyme colocalization
    Feng Jia
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, United States
    Langmuir 28:17389-95. 2012
    ..This study demonstrates a versatile platform for multienzyme colocalization and an effective strategy to characterize multienzyme immobilization and colocalization, which can be applicable to many other multienzyme systems...
  4. doi Sensing polymer/DNA polyplex dissociation using quantum dot fluorophores
    Bingqi Zhang
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011 2230, United States
    ACS Nano 5:129-38. 2011
    ..Overall, these QDs were found to be highly effective at monitoring the dissociation of pentablock copolymer/DNA polyplexes in vitro and may have potential for studying the release of DNA within cells...
  5. doi Effects of nanosized titanium dioxide on innate immune system of fathead minnow (Pimephales promelas Rafinesque, 1820)
    Boris Jovanović
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, The College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 1250, USA
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 74:675-83. 2011
    ..025 μg mL(-1)) causing concern about potential impact of nano-TiO(2) on aquatic animals and ecosystems...
  6. doi Dithiocarbamates as capping ligands for water-soluble quantum dots
    Yanjie Zhang
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011 2230, USA
    ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 2:3384-95. 2010
    ..Despite previous literature reports of DTC-stabilized nanocrystals, this study is the first formal investigation of a biphasic exchange method for generating biocompatible core-shell QDs...