Faculty & Staff

Post Doctoral Fellows

Mingyu He, PhD

Post-doctoral Fellow, University Pittsburgh UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute

Peer Reviewed Articles

  1. Dong C, Yuan X, He M, Yao K. Preparation of PVA/PEI ultra-fine fibers and their composite membrane with PLA by electrospinning, J Biomater Sci Polym Ed 2006;17(6):631-43.
  2. He M, Chu C, Dual stimuli responsive glycidyl methacrylate chitosan-quaternary ammonium hybrid hydrogel and its bovine serum albumin release. J Appl Polym Sci 2013; 130(5): 3736-3745.
  3. He M, Chu CC, A new family of functional biodegradable arginine-based polyester urea urethanes: Synthesis, characterization and biodegradation. Polymer 2013; 54: 4112-4125.
  4. He M, Potuck A, Zhang Y, Chu CC. A family of arginine based poly(ester amide) / chitosan derivative hybrid hydrogels and their biological response. Acta Biomaterialia 2014; 10: 2482-2494.
  5. He M, Potuck A, Kohn JC, Fung K, Reinhart-King CA, Chu CC. Self-assembled cationic biodegradable nanoparticles from pH-responsive amino acid-based poly(ester urea urethane)s and their application as a drug delivery vehicle. Biomacromolecules 2016;17: 523-537.
  6. Ji Y, Shan S, He M, Chu CC. A novel pseudo-protein-based biodegradable nanomicellar platform for the delivery of anticancer drugs. Small 2016; 13: 1.
  7. He M, Ro L, Liu J, Chu CC. Folate decorated arginine based poly(ester urea urethane) nanoparticles as carriers for gambogic acid and effect on cancer cells. J Biomed Mater Res Part A. 2017; 105A(2): 475-490.

Book Chapters

  1. He M, Chu CC. The new functional segmented urethanes biomaterials for biomedical studies: design for biocompatibility, biodegradability, self-assembly in nanoscale. In Chu CC (ed). Biodegradable polymers: new developments and challenges. Nova Science Publishers, New York 2015. Chapter 4.