William W Yu

Summary

Affiliation: Rice University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Water-soluble quantum dots for biomedical applications
    William W Yu
    Department of Chemistry, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 348:781-6. 2006
  2. ncbi Forming biocompatible and nonaggregated nanocrystals in water using amphiphilic polymers
    William W Yu
    Department of Chemistry, Rice University, Houston, Texas 77005, USA
    J Am Chem Soc 129:2871-9. 2007
  3. ncbi Evaluation of quantum dot cytotoxicity based on intracellular uptake
    Emmanuel Chang
    Rice University, Department of Bioengineering MS 142, PO Box 1892, Houston, TX 77251 1892, USA
    Small 2:1412-7. 2006
  4. doi A multiplexed separation of iron oxide nanocrystals using variable magnetic fields
    John T Mayo
    Rice University, Chemistry, 6500 Main Street, Houston, Texas 77030, United States
    Nanoscale 3:4560-3. 2011
  5. ncbi Protease-activated quantum dot probes
    Emmanuel Chang
    Rice University, Department of Bioengineering MS 142, P O Box 1892, Houston, TX 77251 1892, USA
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 334:1317-21. 2005
  6. doi Nanorings and nanocrescents formed via shaped nanosphere lithography: a route toward large areas of infrared metamaterials
    Zuzanna A Lewicka
    Department of Chemistry, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Nanotechnology 24:115303. 2013
  7. pmc Migration of intradermally injected quantum dots to sentinel organs in mice
    Neera V Gopee
    National Center for Toxicological Research, U S Food and Drug Administration, Jefferson, Arkansas 72079, USA
    Toxicol Sci 98:249-57. 2007
  8. ncbi Biodistribution of quantum dot nanoparticles in perfused skin: evidence of coating dependency and periodicity in arterial extraction
    Hyun A Lee
    Center for Chemical Toxicology Research and Pharmacokinetics, and Biomathematics Program, North Carolina State University, 4700 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, North Carolina 27606, USA
    Nano Lett 7:2865-70. 2007
  9. doi Biological interactions of quantum dot nanoparticles in skin and in human epidermal keratinocytes
    Leshuai W Zhang
    Center for Chemical Toxicology Research and Pharmacokinetics, North Carolina State University, 4700 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC 27606, USA
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 228:200-11. 2008

Collaborators

  • Vicki L Colvin
  • Christie M Sayes
  • J L West
  • Yang Li
  • Emmanuel Chang
  • Zuzanna A Lewicka
  • John T Mayo
  • Leshuai W Zhang
  • Nancy A Monteiro-Riviere
  • Neera V Gopee
  • Hyun A Lee
  • Rebekah Drezek
  • Arash Bohloul
  • Arjun Prakash
  • Seung Soo Lee
  • Joshua C Falkner
  • Cafer T Yavuz
  • Dean W Roberts
  • Paul C Howard
  • Jim E Riviere
  • Nigel J Walker
  • Christy R Cozart
  • Alan R Warbritton
  • Peggy Webb
  • Paul H Siitonen
  • Mudassar Imran
  • Nadhi Thekkek
  • Jordan S Miller
  • Jiantang Sun

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi Water-soluble quantum dots for biomedical applications
    William W Yu
    Department of Chemistry, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 348:781-6. 2006
    ..Here, we discuss the recent development in making water-soluble quantum dots and related cytotoxicity for biomedical applications...
  2. ncbi Forming biocompatible and nonaggregated nanocrystals in water using amphiphilic polymers
    William W Yu
    Department of Chemistry, Rice University, Houston, Texas 77005, USA
    J Am Chem Soc 129:2871-9. 2007
    ..In the particular case of semiconductor nanocrystals (e.g., quantum dots), the materials in water have the same optical spectra as well as quantum yield as those formed initially in organic solutions...
  3. ncbi Evaluation of quantum dot cytotoxicity based on intracellular uptake
    Emmanuel Chang
    Rice University, Department of Bioengineering MS 142, PO Box 1892, Houston, TX 77251 1892, USA
    Small 2:1412-7. 2006
  4. doi A multiplexed separation of iron oxide nanocrystals using variable magnetic fields
    John T Mayo
    Rice University, Chemistry, 6500 Main Street, Houston, Texas 77030, United States
    Nanoscale 3:4560-3. 2011
    ..By varying the magnetic field strength, four populations of magnetic materials were isolated from a mixture. This separation is most effective for nanocrystals with diameters between 4 and 16 nm...
  5. ncbi Protease-activated quantum dot probes
    Emmanuel Chang
    Rice University, Department of Bioengineering MS 142, P O Box 1892, Houston, TX 77251 1892, USA
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 334:1317-21. 2005
    ..Initial studies observed a 52% rise in luminescence over 47 h of exposure to 0.2 mg/mL collagenase. These probes can be customized for targeted degradation simply by changing the sequence of the peptide linker...
  6. doi Nanorings and nanocrescents formed via shaped nanosphere lithography: a route toward large areas of infrared metamaterials
    Zuzanna A Lewicka
    Department of Chemistry, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Nanotechnology 24:115303. 2013
    ....
  7. pmc Migration of intradermally injected quantum dots to sentinel organs in mice
    Neera V Gopee
    National Center for Toxicological Research, U S Food and Drug Administration, Jefferson, Arkansas 72079, USA
    Toxicol Sci 98:249-57. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi Biodistribution of quantum dot nanoparticles in perfused skin: evidence of coating dependency and periodicity in arterial extraction
    Hyun A Lee
    Center for Chemical Toxicology Research and Pharmacokinetics, and Biomathematics Program, North Carolina State University, 4700 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, North Carolina 27606, USA
    Nano Lett 7:2865-70. 2007
    ..Both QD had a unique periodicity in arterial extraction never observed with drug infusions, suggesting a potentially important nanomaterial behavior that could affect systemic disposition...
  9. doi Biological interactions of quantum dot nanoparticles in skin and in human epidermal keratinocytes
    Leshuai W Zhang
    Center for Chemical Toxicology Research and Pharmacokinetics, North Carolina State University, 4700 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC 27606, USA
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 228:200-11. 2008
    ....