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Gu Z; Rolfe BE; Thomas AC; Campbell JH; Lu GQ; Xu ZP, 2012, 'Heparin-related Nanomaterials', in Piyathilake DE; Liang R (ed.), Heparin, Properties, Uses and Side Effects, Nova Publisher, pp. 159 - 178

Journal articles

Wang X; Yan M; Zhou J; Song W; Xiao Y; Cui C; Gao W; Ke F; Zhu J; Gu Z; Hou R, 2021, 'Delivery of acetamiprid to tea leaves enabled by porous silica nanoparticles: efficiency, distribution and metabolism of acetamiprid in tea plants', BMC Plant Biology, vol. 21, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12870-021-03120-4

Li F; Yu W; Zhang J; Dong Y; Ding X; Ruan X; Gu Z; Yang D, 2021, 'Spatiotemporally programmable cascade hybridization of hairpin DNA in polymeric nanoframework for precise siRNA delivery', Nature Communications, vol. 12, pp. 1138, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-21442-7

Cao Z; Zhang L; Liu J; Wang D; Liang K; Chen Y; Gu Z, 2021, 'A dual enzyme-mimicking radical generator for enhanced photodynamic therapy via series-parallel catalysis', NANOSCALE, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d1nr04104e

Guo Z; Xie W; Lu J; Guo X; Chi Y; Wang D; Takuya N; Xu W; Ye J; Liu X; Gu Z; Xu B; Wu H; Zhao L, 2021, 'Ferrous ions doped layered double hydroxide: Smart 2D nanotheranostic platform with imaging-guided synergistic chemo/photothermal therapy for breast cancer', Biomaterials Science, vol. 9, pp. 5928 - 5938, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d1bm00765c

Han J; Cui Y; Li F; Gu Z; Yang D, 2021, 'Responsive disassembly of nucleic acid nanocomplex in cells for precision medicine', Nano Today, vol. 39, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nantod.2021.101160

Peguda HK; Mahbub SB; Sherpa TD; Subedi D; Habibalahi A; Anwer AG; Gu Z; Willcox MDP; Goldys EM; Carnt NA, 2021, 'The autofluorescence patterns of acanthamoeba castellanii, pseudomonas aeruginosa and staphylococcus aureus: Effects of antibiotics and tetracaine', Pathogens, vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/pathogens10070894

Han J; Cui Y; Gu Z; Yang D, 2021, 'Controllable assembly/disassembly of polyphenol-DNA nanocomplex for cascade-responsive drug release in cancer cells', Biomaterials, vol. 273, pp. 120846, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2021.120846

Zhao H; Li T; Yao C; Gu Z; Liu C; Li J; Yang D, 2021, 'Dual Roles of Metal-Organic Frameworks as Nanocarriers for miRNA Delivery and Adjuvants for Chemodynamic Therapy', ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, vol. 13, pp. 6034 - 6042, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsami.0c21006

Zhao H; Lv J; Li F; Zhang Z; Zhang C; Gu Z; Yang D, 2021, 'Enzymatical biomineralization of DNA nanoflowers mediated by manganese ions for tumor site activated magnetic resonance imaging', Biomaterials, vol. 268, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2020.120591

Lu J; Guo Z; Che S; Gao F; Gu Z; Xu J; Chi Y; Xu W; Zhang J; Takuya N; Yu J; Zhao L, 2020, 'Dihydroartemisinin loaded layered double hydroxide nanocomposites for tumor specific photothermal-chemodynamic therapy', Journal of Materials Chemistry B, vol. 8, pp. 11082 - 11089, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0tb01964j

Guo Z; Liu J; Li Y; McDonald JA; Bin Zulkifli MY; Khan SJ; Xie L; Gu Z; Kong B; Liang K, 2020, 'Biocatalytic metal-organic framework nanomotors for active water decontamination', Chemical Communications, vol. 56, pp. 14837 - 14840, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0cc06429g

Lv J; Dong Y; Gu Z; Yang D, 2020, 'Programmable DNA Nanoflowers for Biosensing, Bioimaging, and Therapeutics', Chemistry - A European Journal, vol. 26, pp. 14512 - 14524, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/chem.202002242

Guo X; Li F; Liu C; Zhu Y; Xiao N; Gu Z; Luo D; Jiang J; Yang D, 2020, 'Construction of Organelle-Like Architecture by Dynamic DNA Assembly in Living Cells', Angewandte Chemie - International Edition, vol. 59, pp. 20651 - 20658, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/anie.202009387

Zhang H; Cao Z; Zhang Q; Xu J; Yun SLJ; Liang K; Gu Z, 2020, 'Chemotaxis-Driven 2D Nanosheet for Directional Drug Delivery toward the Tumor Microenvironment', Small, vol. 16, pp. e2002732, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/smll.202002732

Zhao H; Zhao H; Jiao Y; Zhu Y; Liu C; Li F; Wang Y; Gu Z; Yang D, 2020, 'Biosynthetic molecular imaging probe for tumor-targeted dual-modal fluorescence/magnetic resonance imaging', Biomaterials, vol. 256, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2020.120220

Xie W; Guo Z; Gao Q; Wang D; Liang K; Gu Z; Zhao LY, 2020, 'Manganese-Doped Layered Double Hydroxide: A Biodegradable Theranostic Nanoplatform with Tumor Microenvironment Response for Magnetic Resonance Imaging-Guided Photothermal Therapy', ACS Applied Bio Materials, vol. 3, pp. 5845 - 5855, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsabm.0c00564

Liu J; Guo Z; Kordanovski M; Kaltbeitzel J; Zhang H; Cao Z; Gu Z; Wich PR; Lord M; Liang K, 2020, 'Metal-organic frameworks as protective matrices for peptide therapeutics', Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 576, pp. 356 - 363, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2020.05.057

Zhang Q; Liang J; Yun SLJ; Liang K; Yang D; Gu Z, 2020, 'Recent advances in improving tumor-targeted delivery of imaging nanoprobes', Biomaterials Science, vol. 8, pp. 4108 - 4125, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0bm00761g

Li B; Hao G; Sun B; Gu Z; Xu ZP, 2020, 'Engineering a Therapy-Induced “Immunogenic Cancer Cell Death” Amplifier to Boost Systemic Tumor Elimination', Advanced Functional Materials, vol. 30, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adfm.201909745

Tang J; Yao C; Gu Z; Jung S; Luo D; Yang D, 2020, 'Super-Soft and Super-Elastic DNA Robot with Magnetically Driven Navigational Locomotion for Cell Delivery in Confined Space', Angewandte Chemie - International Edition, vol. 59, pp. 2490 - 2495, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/anie.201913549

Cao Z; Li B; Sun L; Li L; Xu ZP; Gu Z, 2020, '2D Layered Double Hydroxide Nanoparticles: Recent Progress toward Preclinical/Clinical Nanomedicine', Small Methods, vol. 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/smtd.201900343

Zhao H; Liu C; Gu Z; Dong L; Li F; Yao C; Yang D, 2020, 'Persistent Luminescent Nanoparticles Containing Hydrogels for Targeted, Sustained, and Autofluorescence-Free Tumor Metastasis Imaging', Nano Letters, vol. 20, pp. 252 - 260, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.nanolett.9b03755

Guo X; Li F; Liu C; Zhu Y; Xiao N; Gu Z; Luo D; Jiang J; Yang D, 2020, 'Construction of Organelle-Like Architecture by Dynamic DNA Assembly in Living Cells', Angewandte Chemie, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ange.202009387

Ge J; Zhang Q; Zeng J; Gu Z; Gao M, 2020, 'Radiolabeling nanomaterials for multimodality imaging: New insights into nuclear medicine and cancer diagnosis', Biomaterials, vol. 228, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2019.119553

Zhao H; Shu G; Zhu J; Fu Y; Gu Z; Yang D, 2019, 'Persistent luminescent metal-organic frameworks with long-lasting near infrared emission for tumor site activated imaging and drug delivery', Biomaterials, vol. 217, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2019.119332

Guo Z; Wang T; Rawal A; Hou J; Cao Z; Zhang H; Xu J; Gu Z; Chen V; Liang K, 2019, 'Biocatalytic self-propelled submarine-like metal-organic framework microparticles with pH-triggered buoyancy control for directional vertical motion', Materials Today, vol. 28, pp. 10 - 16, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mattod.2019.04.022

Qian X; Zhang J; Gu Z; Chen Y, 2019, 'Nanocatalysts-augmented Fenton chemical reaction for nanocatalytic tumor therapy', Biomaterials, vol. 211, pp. 1 - 13, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2019.04.023

Yuan Y; Gu Z; Yao C; Luo D; Yang D, 2019, 'Nucleic Acid–Based Functional Nanomaterials as Advanced Cancer Therapeutics', Small, vol. 15, pp. e1900172, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/smll.201900172

Zhang P; Zeng X; Wen X; Yang C; Ouyang S; Li P; Gu Z; Wu D; Frost RL, 2019, 'Insights into efficient removal and mechanism for ammonium from aqueous solution on tricalcium aluminate', Chemical Engineering Journal, vol. 366, pp. 11 - 20, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2019.02.010

Xie W; Guo Z; Cao Z; Gao Q; Wang D; Boyer C; Kavallaris M; Sun X; Wang X; Zhao L; Gu Z, 2019, 'Manganese-Based Magnetic Layered Double Hydroxide Nanoparticle: A pH-Sensitive and Concurrently Enhanced T1/ T2-Weighted Dual-Mode Magnetic Resonance Imaging Contrast Agent', ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering, vol. 5, pp. 2555 - 2562, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsbiomaterials.8b01618

Gao S; Hou J; Zeng J; Richardson JJ; Gu Z; Gao X; Li D; Gao M; Wang DW; Chen P; Chen V; Liang K; Zhao D; Kong B, 2019, 'Superassembled Biocatalytic Porous Framework Micromotors with Reversible and Sensitive pH-Speed Regulation at Ultralow Physiological H 2 O 2 Concentration', Advanced Functional Materials, vol. 29, pp. 1808900 - 1808900, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adfm.201808900

Zhang P; Ouyang S; Li P; Gu Z; Huang Y; Deng S, 2019, 'Effect of anion co-existence on ionic organic pollutants removal over Ca based layered double hydroxide', Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 534, pp. 440 - 446, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2018.09.019

Chua S; Fang R; Sun Z; Wu M; Gu Z; Wang Y; Hart JN; Sharma N; Li F; Wang DW, 2018, 'Hybrid Solid Polymer Electrolytes with Two-Dimensional Inorganic Nanofillers', Chemistry - A European Journal, vol. 24, pp. 18180 - 18203, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/chem.201804781

Cao Z; Zhang L; Liang K; Cheong S; Boyer C; Gooding JJ; Chen Y; Gu Z, 2018, 'Biodegradable 2D Fe–Al Hydroxide for Nanocatalytic Tumor-Dynamic Therapy with Tumor Specificity', Advanced Science, vol. 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/advs.201801155

Li B; Tang J; Chen W; Hao G; Kurniawan N; Gu Z; Xu ZP, 2018, 'Novel theranostic nanoplatform for complete mice tumor elimination via MR imaging-guided acid-enhanced photothermo-/chemo-therapy', Biomaterials, vol. 177, pp. 40 - 51, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biomaterials.2018.05.055

Cao Z; Adnan NNM; Wang G; Rawal A; Shi B; Liu R; Liang K; Zhao L; Gooding JJ; Boyer C; Gu Z, 2018, 'Enhanced colloidal stability and protein resistance of layered double hydroxide nanoparticles with phosphonic acid-terminated PEG coating for drug delivery', Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 521, pp. 242 - 251, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2018.03.006

Gu Z; Yan S; Cheong S; Cao Z; Zuo H; Thomas AC; Rolfe BE; Xu ZP, 2018, 'Layered double hydroxide nanoparticles: Impact on vascular cells, blood cells and the complement system', Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 512, pp. 404 - 410, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2017.10.069

Zuo H; Chen W; Li B; Xu K; Cooper H; Gu Z; Xu ZP, 2017, 'MnAl Layered Double Hydroxide Nanoparticles as a Dual-Functional Platform for Magnetic Resonance Imaging and siRNA Delivery', Chemistry - A European Journal, vol. 23, pp. 14299 - 14306, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/chem.201702835

Qian X; Gu Z; Chen Y, 2017, 'Two-dimensional black phosphorus nanosheets for theranostic nanomedicine', Materials Horizons, vol. 4, pp. 800 - 816, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c7mh00305f

Li B; Gu Z; Kurniawan N; Chen W; Xu ZP, 2017, 'Manganese-Based Layered Double Hydroxide Nanoparticles as a T1-MRI Contrast Agent with Ultrasensitive pH Response and High Relaxivity', Advanced Materials, vol. 29, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adma.201700373

Gu Z; Yang B; Yu C, 2017, 'Nanomedicine-Augmented Cancer-Localized Treatment by 3D Theranostic Implants', Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, vol. 13, pp. 871 - 890, http://dx.doi.org/10.1166/jbn.2017.2401

Harrison R; Li L; Gu Z; Xu ZP, 2017, 'Controlling mesoporous silica-coating of layered double hydroxide nanoparticles for drug control release', Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, vol. 238, pp. 97 - 104, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.micromeso.2016.04.031

Li L; Gu Z; Gu W; Liu J; Xu ZP, 2016, 'Efficient drug delivery using SiO2-layered double hydroxide nanocomposites', Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 470, pp. 47 - 55, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2016.02.042

Pavlovic M; Li L; Dits F; Gu Z; Adok-Sipiczki M; Szilagyi I, 2016, 'Aggregation of layered double hydroxide nanoparticles in the presence of heparin: towards highly stable delivery systems', RSC ADVANCES, vol. 6, pp. 16159 - 16167, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c5ra26072h

Li L; Gu Z; Gu WY; Xu ZP, 2016, 'Direct synthesis of layered double hydroxide nanosheets for efficient siRNA delivery', RSC Advances, vol. 6, pp. 95518 - 95526, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c6ra19225d

Zuo H; Gu Z; Cooper H; Xu ZP, 2015, 'Crosslinking to enhance colloidal stability and redispersity of layered double hydroxide nanoparticles', Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 459, pp. 10 - 16, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2015.07.063

Shi S; Fliss BC; Gu Z; Zhu Y; Hong H; Valdovinos HF; Hernandez R; Goel S; Luo H; Chen F; Barnhart TE; Nickles RJ; Xu ZP; Cai W, 2015, 'Chelator-Free Labeling of Layered Double Hydroxide Nanoparticles for in Vivo PET Imaging', SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, vol. 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep16930

Gu Z; Zuo H; Wu A; Xu ZP, 2015, 'Stabilization of layered double hydroxide nanoparticles by bovine serum albumin pre-coating for drug/gene delivery', JOURNAL OF CONTROLLED RELEASE, vol. 213, pp. E150 - E151, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jconrel.2015.05.255

Gu Z; Atherton JJ; Xu ZP, 2015, 'Hierarchical layered double hydroxide nanocomposites: structure, synthesis and applications', CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, vol. 51, pp. 3024 - 3036, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c4cc07715f


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