Academic Areas: Biomedical engineering
Research Interests: Nanocarriers for delivery of anticancer drugs; Cartilage tissue engineering; Nerve repair and reconstruction
PhD in Polymer Science and Engineering, 1998, Wuhan University of Technology, Wuhan, China
MSc in Physics, 1989, Huazhong Normal University, Wuhan, China
Professor, College of Life Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China
Research Associate, Royal Military College of Canada, Queens University
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Quebec; University of Montreal
Associate Professor, School of Medical Science, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China
Lecturer, School of Medical Science, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China
C. Yu, Q. Zhou, F. Xiao Y. Li, H. Hu, Y. Wan*, Z. Li, X. Yang*, Enhancing doxorubicin delivery towards tumor by hydroxyethyl starch-g-polylactide partner nanocarriers. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2017, 9: 10481-93.
Q. Chen, X.Si, L. Ma, P. Ma, M. Hou, S. Bai, X. Wu, Y. Wan*, B. Xiao,* D. Merlin, Oral delivery of curcumin via porous polymeric nanoparticles for effective ulcerative colitis therapy. J. Mater. Chem. B, 2017, 5:5881-91.
Y. Gu, J. Li, Y. Li, L. Song, D. Li, L. Peng, Y. Wan*, S. Hua*, Nanomicelles loaded with doxorubicin and curcumin for alleviating multidrug resistance in lung cancer. Int. J. Nanomed., 2016; 11:5757-70.
H. Wu, J. Liu, J. Wu, Y. Wan*, Y. Chen*, Controlled delivery of platelet-derived growth factor-BB frominjectable microsphere/hydrogel composites. Colloids Surf. B: Biointerfaces, 2016; 148:308-16.
Y. Zhu, Y. Wan*, J. Zhang, D. Yin, W. Cheng., Manufacture of layered collagen/chitosan- polycaprolactone scaffolds with biomimetic microarchitecture. Colloids Surf. B: Biointerfaces, 2014; 113:352-360.