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Liu Yang

Thousand Talent Program for Young Outstanding Scientists

Subject: polymer chemistry and physics

Address:94 Weijin Rd., Mengminwei Bldg. 412, Nankai District, Tianjin 300071, China


E-Mail: yliu@nankai.edu.cn


Research Interest:
Polymer Chemistry, Self-assembly, Drug delivery, Nanomedicine, Immunotherapy

2002-2006 College of Chemistry, Nankai University, B.S.
2006-2011 Institute of Polymer Chemistry, Nankai University, Ph.D.
2011-2016, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Ph.D.
2016-present Institute of Polymer Chemistry

Honors and Awards:
2016, Thousand Talent Program for Young Outstanding Scientists

Selected publications:
His researches have been published in many top-level journals including Nature Nanotechnology, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., Adv. Drug Deliv. Rev., etc.

[1] Y. Liu, J. Du, M. Yan, M.-Y. Lau, J. Hu, H. Han, O. O. Yang, S. Liang, W. Wei, H. Wang, J. Li, X. Zhu, L. Shi*, W. Chen*, C. Ji*, Y. Lu*. “Biomimetic enzyme nanocomplexes and their use as antidotes and preventive measures for alcohol intoxication” Nature Nanotechnol., 2013, 8, 187-192.
Highlighted by Nature.com, MIT Technical Review, etc.

[2] Y. Liu, H. Wang, K. Kamei, M. Yan, K.-J. Chen, Q. Yuan, L. Shi, Y. Lu*, H.-R. Tseng*. “Delivery of intact transcription factor by using self‐assembled supramolecular nanoparticles” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2011, 123, 3114-3118. Angewandte VIP paper.

[3] Y. Liu, J. Du, J. Choi, K.-J. Chen, S. Hou, M. Yan, W.-Y. Lin, K. Chen, T. Ro, G. S. Lipshutz, L. Wu, L. Shi, Y. Lu*, H.-R. Tseng*, H Wang*. “A High-Throughput Platform for Formulating and Screening Multifunctional Nanoparticles Capable of Simultaneous Delivery of Genes and Transcription Factors”. Angew. Chem. Int.l Ed., 2016, 55, 169.

[4] Y. Liu, S. Liang, X. Jin, G. Liu, J. Wen, L. Zhang, J. Li, X. Yuan, I. S.Y. Chen, W. Chen, H. Wang, L. Shi, X. Zhu, Y. Lu*. “Phosphorylcholine polymer nanocapsules prolong the circulation time and reduce the immunogenicity of therapeutic proteins”. Nano Research, 2016, doi: 10.1007/s12274-016-0991-3

[5] Y. Liu, J. Li, Y. Lu*. “Enzyme therapeutics for systemic detoxification” Adv. Drug Deliv. Rev., 2015, 90, 24.