Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2018 Angiogenic and Osteogenic Synergy of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells and Human Umbilical Vein Endothelial Cells Cocultured on a NanomatrixScientific Reports.  8. 2018
2018 Recent progress in vascular tissue-engineered blood vesselsAdvances in Experimental Medicine and Biology.  1064:123-144. 2018
2016 A bio-inspired hybrid nanosack for graft vascularization at the omentumActa Biomaterialia.  41:224-234. 2016
2014 Nanodiamonds enhance therapeutic efficacy of doxorubicin in treating metastatic hormone-refractory prostate cancerNanotechnology.  25. 2014
2014 Quinone propionic acid-based redox-triggered polymer nanoparticles for drug delivery: Computational analysis and in vitro evaluationJournal of Applied Polymer Science.  131. 2014
2014 Enhanced MIN-6 beta cell survival and function on a nitric oxide-releasing peptide amphiphile nanomatrixInternational Journal of Nanomedicine.  9:13-21. 2014
2014 Cell therapy with embryonic stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes encapsulated in injectable nanomatrix gel enhances cell engraftment and promotes cardiac repairACS Nano.  8:10815-10825. 2014
2014 Evaluation of the effect of expansion and shear stress on a self-assembled endothelium mimicking nanomatrix coating for drug eluting stents in vitro and in vivoBiofabrication.  6. 2014
2014 Nanodiamond-DGEA peptide conjugates for enhanced delivery of doxorubicin to prostate cancerBeilstein Journal of Nanotechnology.  5:937-945. 2014
2013 Improved MIN6 β-Cell function on self-assembled peptide amphiphile nanomatrix inscribed with extracellular matrix-derived cell adhesive ligandsMacromolecular Bioscience.  13:1404-1412. 2013
2013 Enhanced human endothelial progenitor cell adhesion and differentiation by a bioinspired multifunctional nanomatrixTissue Engineering Part C Methods.  19:375-385. 2013
2012 Redox-sensitive polymeric nanoparticles for drug deliveryChemical Communications.  48:6043-6045. 2012
2012 Hydroxyapatite nanoparticle reinforced peptide amphiphile nanomatrix enhances the osteogenic differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells by compositional ratiosActa Biomaterialia.  8:4053-4063. 2012
2011 Biphasic peptide amphiphile nanomatrix embedded with hydroxyapatite nanoparticles for stimulated osteoinductive responseACS Nano.  5:9463-9479. 2011
2011 Biological sensitivity to self-assembled nanomatrix platforms depends on the phenotype of MIN6 β-cellsMicro and Nano Letters.  6:619-623. 2011
2011 Cell infiltration and growth in a low density, uncompressed three-dimensional electrospun nanofibrous scaffoldBiomaterials.  32:1583-1590. 2011
2011 Enhanced rat islet function and survival in vitro using a biomimetic self-assembled nanomatrix gelTissue Engineering: Parts A, B, and C.  17:399-406. 2011
2011 Osteogenic differentiation of human mesenchymal stem cells synergistically enhanced by biomimetic peptide amphiphiles combined with conditioned mediumActa Biomaterialia.  7:675-682. 2011
2011 A hybrid biomimetic nanomatrix composed of electrospun polycaprolactone and bioactive peptide amphiphiles for cardiovascular implantsActa Biomaterialia.  7:225-233. 2011
2010 Native Endothelium Mimicking Self-Assembled Nanomatrix for Drug-Eluting StentsCirculation.  122. 2010
2010 Enhanced Rat Islet Function and Survival In Vitro Using a Biomimetic Self-Assembled Nanomatrix GelDiabetes.  59:A533-A533. 2010
2010 Effect of endothelium mimicking self-assembled nanomatrices on cell adhesion and spreading of human endothelial cells and smooth muscle cellsNanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine.  6:289-297. 2010
2010 A nitric oxide releasing, self assembled peptide amphiphile matrix that mimics native endothelium for coating implantable cardiovascular devicesBiomaterials.  31:1502-1508. 2010
2009 A hybrid biomimetic scaffold composed of electrospun polycaprolactone nanofibers and self-assembled peptide amphiphile nanofibersBiofabrication.  1. 2009
2009 Modulating the gelation properties of self-assembling peptide amphiphilesACS Nano.  3:3447-3454. 2009
2009 Native Endothelium Mimicking Self-Assembled Nanomatrix for Drug Eluting StentsCirculation.  120:S951-S951. 2009
2009 Osteogenic differentiation of human mesenchymal stem cells directed by extracellular matrix-mimicking ligands in a biomimetic self-assembled peptide amphiphile nanomatrixBiomacromolecules.  10:2935-2944. 2009
2009 Tgf-β and intervertebral disc developmentDevelopmental Biology.  331:405-405. 2009
2009 Self-assembling peptide amphiphile-based nanofiber gel for bioresponsive cisplatin deliveryMolecular Pharmaceutics.  6:978-985. 2009
2008 Natural Endothelium Mimicking Self-Assembled Nanomatrix for Drug Eluting Stent ApplicationsCirculation.  118:S962-S962. 2008
2008 Tuning the mechanical and bioresponsive properties of peptide-amphiphile nanofiber networksJournal of Adhesion Science and Technology.  19:665-676. 2008
2008 Nitric oxide-releasing polyurethane-PEG copolymer containing the YIGSR peptide promotes endothelialization with decreased platelet adhesionJournal of Biomedical Materials Research.  84:108-116. 2008
2006 Self-assembly of peptide-amphiphile nanofibers: The roles of hydrogen bonding and amphiphilic packingJournal of the American Chemical Society.  128:7291-7298. 2006
2006 Biomimetic self-assembled nanofibersSoft Matter.  2:177-181. 2006
2006 Modulation of peptide-amphiphile nanofibers via phospholipid inclusionsBiomacromolecules.  7:24-26. 2006
2005 Enzyme-mediated degradation of peptide-amphiphile nanofiber networksAdvanced Materials.  17:2612-2617. 2005
2005 Endothelialization of microporous YIGSR/PEG-modified polyurethaneureaTissue Engineering -Larchmont-.  11:1133-1140. 2005
2005 Nitric oxide-producing polyurethanesBiomacromolecules.  6:838-844. 2005

Principal Investigator On

  • Tissue-engineered Atherosclerosis Model in a Physiological Bioreactor  awarded by American Heart Association 2018 - 2020
  • Prohealing Multifunctional Endothelium Nanomatrix Coated Stent  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2015 - 2019
  • Private Grant  awarded by ENDOMIMETICS, LLC 2017 - 2019
  • Effects of Reprogrammed and Engineered MSCs on Diabetic Complications  awarded by Emory University 2016 - 2019
  • Cardiac Regeneration with Bioengineered Human Stem Cells  awarded by Emory University 2017 - 2019
  • Stem Cell-Based Therapy for Lymphedema  awarded by Emory University 2016 - 2019
  • Private Grant  awarded by NUTECH MEDICAL, INC 2012 - 2018
  • A Hybrid Nanosack for the Enhanced Islet Engraftment in the Omentum  awarded by National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering/NIH/DHHS 2013 - 2016
  • CAREER: The Bioactive Hybrid Nanomatrix for Intervertebral Disk Regeneration  awarded by NSF - National Science Foundation 2010 - 2016
  • Cell Therapy for Diabetic Peripheral Neurovascular Complications  awarded by Emory University 2011 - 2016
  • Native Endothelium Mimicking Nanomatrix for Drug Eluting Stent Applications  awarded by American Heart Association 2010 - 2012
  • Biomimetic Nanomatrix for Bone Tissue Regeneration  awarded by National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research/NIH/DHHS 2010 - 2011
  • Biomimetic Nano Matrix for Drug Eluting Stent Application  awarded by Coulter (Wallace H.) Foundation 2009 - 2011
  • The Biomimetic Nanomatrix to Increase the Efficacy of Islet Transplantation  awarded by American Diabetes Association, Inc. 2009 - 2010
  • Teaching Activities

  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • BME435 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • BME310 - Biomaterials (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • BME311 - Biomaterials for Non-Majors (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • BME673 - Lab Rotation (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • BME773 - Lab Rotation (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • BME435 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • BME535 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • BME310 - Biomaterials (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BME311 - Biomaterials for Non-Majors (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BME690 - Special Topics in (Area) (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BME790 - Special Topics in (Area) (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • BME435 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • BME535 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • BME310 - Biomaterials (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • BME311 - Biomaterials for Non-Majors (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • BME401 - Undergraduate BME Seminar (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • BME496 - BME Honors Seminar (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • BME601 - Biomedical Engineering Seminar (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • BME701 - Biomedical Engineering Seminar (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • BME401 - Undergraduate BME Seminar (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • BME435 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • BME496 - BME Honors Seminar (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • BME535 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • BME601 - Biomedical Engineering Seminar (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • BME701 - Biomedical Engineering Seminar (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • BME310 - Biomaterials (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • BME311 - Biomaterials for Non-Majors (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • BME401 - Undergraduate BME Seminar (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • BME496 - BME Honors Seminar (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • BME601 - Biomedical Engineering Seminar (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • BME701 - Biomedical Engineering Seminar (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • BME401 - Undergraduate BME Seminar (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • BME435 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • BME496 - BME Honors Seminar (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • BME535 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • BME601 - Biomedical Engineering Seminar (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • BME701 - Biomedical Engineering Seminar (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • BME310 - Biomaterials (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • BME311 - Biomaterials for Non-Majors (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • BME401 - Undergraduate BME Seminar (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • BME496 - BME Honors Seminar (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • BME601 - Biomedical Engineering Seminar (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • BME701 - Biomedical Engineering Seminar (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • BME401 - Undergraduate BME Seminar (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • BME435 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • BME496 - BME Honors Seminar (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • BME535 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • BME601 - Biomedical Engineering Seminar (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • BME701 - Biomedical Engineering Seminar (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • BME310 - Biomaterials (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • BME311 - Biomaterials for Non-Majors (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • BME401 - Undergraduate BME Seminar (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • BME495 - Honors Research II (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • BME496 - BME Honors Seminar (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • BME601 - Biomedical Engineering Seminar (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • BME701 - Biomedical Engineering Seminar (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • BME435 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • BME494 - Honors Research I (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • BME495 - Honors Research II (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • BME535 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • BME310 - Biomaterials (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • BME311 - Biomaterials for Non-Majors (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • BME494 - Honors Research I (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • BME494 - Honors Research I (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • BME435 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • BME535 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • BME310 - Biomaterials (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • BME699 - Masters Thesis Research (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • BME435 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • BME495 - Honors Research II (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • BME535 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • BME799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • BME310 - Biomaterials (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • BME491 - Individual Study in (Area) (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • BME494 - Honors Research I (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • BME495 - Honors Research II (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • BME494 - Honors Research I (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • BME435 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • BME494 - Honors Research I (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • BME535 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • BME699 - Masters Thesis Research (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • BME310 - Biomaterials (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • BME435 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • BME491 - Individual Study in (Area) (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • BME495 - Honors Research II (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • BME535 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • BME310 - Biomaterials (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • BME401 - Undergraduate BME Seminar (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • BME494 - Honors Research I (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • BME601 - Biomedical Engineering Seminar (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • BME699 - Masters Thesis Research (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • BME701 - Biomedical Engineering Seminar (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • BME798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • BME495 - Honors Research (Summer Term 2008) 2008
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Summer Term 2008) 2008
  • BME699 - Masters Thesis Research (Summer Term 2008) 2008
  • BME435 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • BME535 - Tissue Engineering (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • BME310 - Biomaterials (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • BME698 - Non-Thesis Research (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Agricultural Engineering, Rice University 2004
  • Full Name

  • Ho-Wook Jun