Wei Tan

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Affiliation: University of Colorado
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of nanostructural, mechanical, and biological properties of collagen-nanotube composites
    Wei Tan
    University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    IEEE Trans Nanobioscience 9:111-20. 2010
  2. pmc Mechanical and biocompatible characterizations of a readily available multilayer vascular graft
    Krishna Madhavan
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado, USA
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 101:506-19. 2013
  3. pmc Human mesenchymal stem cells cultured on silk hydrogels with variable stiffness and growth factor differentiate into mature smooth muscle cell phenotype
    Michael Floren
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA Department of Industrial Engineering and Biotech Research Center, University of Trento, via Sommarive 9, 38123 Trento, Italy
    Acta Biomater 31:156-66. 2016
  4. doi request reprint Development and evaluation of microdevices for studying anisotropic biaxial cyclic stretch on cells
    Wei Tan
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Biomed Microdevices 10:869-82. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Macroporous silicon templated from silicon nanocrystallite and functionalized Si-H reactive group for grafting organic monolayer
    Dong Jie Guo
    Institute of Bio inspired Structure and Surface Engineering, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Nanjing, China
    J Colloid Interface Sci 336:723-9. 2009
  6. pmc Stiffening-induced high pulsatility flow activates endothelial inflammation via a TLR2/NF-κB pathway
    Yan Tan
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado, United States of America Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado at Denver, Aurora, Colorado, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e102195. 2014
  7. pmc High pulsatility flow stimulates smooth muscle cell hypertrophy and contractile protein expression
    Devon Scott
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, USA
    Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 304:L70-81. 2013
  8. pmc Biomolecule gradient in micropatterned nanofibrous scaffold for spatiotemporal release
    Walter Bonani
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA
    Langmuir 28:13675-87. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Roles of genipin crosslinking and biomolecule conditioning in collagen-based biopolymer: Potential for vascular media regeneration
    Krishna Madhavan
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado
    J Biomed Mater Res A 97:16-26. 2011
  10. pmc Influence of distal resistance and proximal stiffness on hemodynamics and RV afterload in progression and treatments of pulmonary hypertension: a computational study with validation using animal models
    Zhenbi Su
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Comput Math Methods Med 2013:618326. 2013

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of nanostructural, mechanical, and biological properties of collagen-nanotube composites
    Wei Tan
    University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    IEEE Trans Nanobioscience 9:111-20. 2010
    ....
  2. pmc Mechanical and biocompatible characterizations of a readily available multilayer vascular graft
    Krishna Madhavan
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado, USA
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 101:506-19. 2013
    ..The multilayer constructs capable of sustaining physiological conditions and promoting cellular activities could serve as a platform for future development of regenerative vascular grafts...
  3. pmc Human mesenchymal stem cells cultured on silk hydrogels with variable stiffness and growth factor differentiate into mature smooth muscle cell phenotype
    Michael Floren
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA Department of Industrial Engineering and Biotech Research Center, University of Trento, via Sommarive 9, 38123 Trento, Italy
    Acta Biomater 31:156-66. 2016
    ..The production of tunable scaffold materials that are biocompatible and further specialized to mimic tissue-specific niche environments will be of considerable value to future tissue engineering platforms...
  4. doi request reprint Development and evaluation of microdevices for studying anisotropic biaxial cyclic stretch on cells
    Wei Tan
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Biomed Microdevices 10:869-82. 2008
    ..However, cell proliferation has profound responses to strain anisotropy...
  5. doi request reprint Macroporous silicon templated from silicon nanocrystallite and functionalized Si-H reactive group for grafting organic monolayer
    Dong Jie Guo
    Institute of Bio inspired Structure and Surface Engineering, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Nanjing, China
    J Colloid Interface Sci 336:723-9. 2009
    ..SEM, FTIR, X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy, and water contact angle measurements are used to characterize the PEG-grafted m-PSi surface. PEG-grafted m-PSi substrates may have wide applications in biosensors, chemosensors, and biochips...
  6. pmc Stiffening-induced high pulsatility flow activates endothelial inflammation via a TLR2/NF-κB pathway
    Yan Tan
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado, United States of America Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado at Denver, Aurora, Colorado, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e102195. 2014
    ....
  7. pmc High pulsatility flow stimulates smooth muscle cell hypertrophy and contractile protein expression
    Devon Scott
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, USA
    Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 304:L70-81. 2013
    ....
  8. pmc Biomolecule gradient in micropatterned nanofibrous scaffold for spatiotemporal release
    Walter Bonani
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA
    Langmuir 28:13675-87. 2012
    ..The hierarchically structured materials presented here may enable development of novel multifunctional scaffolds with defined 3D dynamic microenvironments for tissue regeneration...
  9. doi request reprint Roles of genipin crosslinking and biomolecule conditioning in collagen-based biopolymer: Potential for vascular media regeneration
    Krishna Madhavan
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado
    J Biomed Mater Res A 97:16-26. 2011
    ....
  10. pmc Influence of distal resistance and proximal stiffness on hemodynamics and RV afterload in progression and treatments of pulmonary hypertension: a computational study with validation using animal models
    Zhenbi Su
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Comput Math Methods Med 2013:618326. 2013
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Evaluation of composition and crosslinking effects on collagen-based composite constructs
    Krishna Madhavan
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, USA
    Acta Biomater 6:1413-22. 2010
    ..Therefore, this study suggests that the mimicry of natural vessel tissues with properly crosslinked biopolymer composites could be a potential material design strategy for vascular graft materials...
  12. pmc Three-dimensional, soft neotissue arrays as high throughput platforms for the interrogation of engineered tissue environments
    Michael Floren
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Biomaterials 59:39-52. 2015
    ..This paper demonstrates the practical application of high through-put technology to facilitate the screening of a variety of engineered microenvironments with the aim to instruct stem cell differentiation...
  13. pmc Synergism of matrix stiffness and vascular endothelial growth factor on mesenchymal stem cells for vascular endothelial regeneration
    Kathryn Wingate
    1 Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado
    Tissue Eng Part A 20:2503-12. 2014
    ..Therefore, it is critical to control both mechanical and biochemical factors to safely regenerate vascular tissues with MSCs. ..
  14. pmc A new flow co-culture system for studying mechanobiology effects of pulse flow waves
    Devon Scott-Drechsel
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, 80309, USA
    Cytotechnology 64:649-66. 2012
    ..The flow system developed and characterized here provides an important tool to enhance the understanding of vascular cell remodeling under flow environments regulated by stiffening...