Exploring new method to increase the efficiency of cardiac myocytes reprogramming using nanoparticles

  • University of Wyoming, Wyoming, USA
  • PhD in Chemical Engineering
  • Huazhong Agriculture University, China
  • MS in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Hebei Normal University, China
  • BS in Biotechnology 

Key Publications

  1. Xia, B., Jiang, Z., Debroy, D., Li, D., & Oakey, J. (2017). Cytocompatible cell encapsulation via hydrogel photopolymerization in microfluidic emulsion droplets. Biomicrofluidics11(4), 044102.
  2. Xia, B., Krutkramelis, K., & Oakey, J. (2016). Oxygen-Purged Microfluidic Device to Enhance Cell Viability in Photopolymerized PEG Hydrogel Microparticles. Biomacromolecules17(7), 2459-2465.
  3. Reece, A., Xia, B., Jiang, Z., Noren, B., McBride, R., & Oakey, J. (2016). Microfluidic techniques for high throughput single cell analysis. Current opinion in biotechnology40, 90-96.
  4. Jiang, Z., Xia, B., McBride, R., & Oakey, J. (2017). A microfluidic-based cell encapsulation platform to achieve high long-term cell viability in photopolymerized PEGNB hydrogel microspheres. Journal of Materials Chemistry B5(1), 173-180.
  5. Krutkramelis, K., Xia, B., & Oakey, J. (2016). Monodisperse polyethylene glycol diacrylate hydrogel microsphere formation by oxygen-controlled photopolymerization in a microfluidic device. Lab on a Chip16(8), 1457-1465.