1. M. Zubair Iqbal, Xuehua Ma, Tianxiang Chen, Ling’e Zhang, Wenzhi Ren, Lingchao Xiang, Aiguo Wu*. Silica Coated Super-paramagnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticles (SPIONPs): A New Type Contrast Agent of T1 Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), J. Materials Chemistry B, 2015, 3, 5172-5181. (Featured in Back Cover)
2. Wenzhi Ren, Yong Yan, Leyong Zeng, Zhenzhi Shi, An Gong, Peter Schaaf, Dong Wang*, Jinshun Zhao, Baobo Zou, Hongsheng Yu, Ge Chen*, Eric Michael Bratsolias Brown, Aiguo Wu*. A near infrared light triggered hydrogenated black TiO2 for cancer photothermal therapy. Adv. Healthcare Mater. 2015, 4, 1526–1536. (Back Cover) .
3. Leyong Zeng, Yuanwei Pan, Shouju Wang, Xin Wang, Xinmei Zhao, Wenzhi Ren, Guangming Lu*, Aiguo Wu*. Raman reporter-coupled Agcore@Aushell nanostars for in vivo improved surface enhanced Raman scattering imaging and near-infrared-triggered photothermal therapy in breast cancers. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2015, 7(30) 16781-16791.
4. Juan Li*, Yuchen Tian, Aiguo Wu*. Neuropeptide Y receptors: A promising target for cancer imaging andtherapy. Regenerative Biomaterials, 2015, 215-219. (Invited Review)
5.Zheyu Shen, Hao Wu, Sugeun Yang, Xuehua Ma, Zihou Li, Mingqian Tan*, Aiguo Wu*. A novel Trojan-horse targeting strategy to reduce the non-specific uptake of nanocarriers by noncancerous cells. Biomaterials, 2015, 70, 1-11.
6.Xiaoxia Wu, Liqiang Luo, Sugeun Yang, Xuehua Ma, Yonglong Li, Chen Dong, Yuchen Tian, Ling’e Zhang, Zheyu Shen*, Aiguo Wu*. Improved SERS Nanoparticles for Direct Detection of Circulating Tumor Cells in the Blood. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2015, 7, 9965-9971.
7.Leyong Zeng, Lijia Luo, Yuanwei Pan, Song Luo, Guangming Lu*, Aiguo Wu*. In vivo targeted magnetic resonance imaging and visualized photodynamic therapy in deep-tissue cancers using folic acid-functionalized superparamagnetic-upconversion nanocomposites. Nanoscale 2015, 7, 8946-8954.
8.Leyong Zeng, Yuanwei Pan, Ying Tian, Xin Wang, Wenzhi Ren, Shouju Wang, Guangming Lu*, Aiguo Wu*. Doxorubicin-loaded NaYF4:Yb/Tm-TiO2 inorganic photosensitizers for NIR-triggered photodynamic therapy and enhanced chemotherapy in drug-resistant breast cancers. Biomaterials 2015, 57, 93-106.
9.Yang Du, Wenzhi Ren, Yaqian Li, Qian Zhang,Leyong Zeng, Chongwei Chi, Aiguo Wu*, Jie Tian*. The enhanced chemoth erapeutic effects of doxorubicin loaded PEG coated TiO2 nanocarriers in an orthotopic breast tumor bearing mouse model. J. Mater. Chem. B, 2015, 3,1518-1528.
10.Xuehua Ma, An Gong, Bin Chen, Jiangjun Zheng, Tianxiang Chen, Zheyu Shen*, Aiguo Wu*. Exploring a new SPION-based MRI contrast agent with excellent water-dispersibility, high specificity to cancer cells and strong MR imaging efficacy. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 2015, 126, 44-49.
11.Ling’e Zhang, Leyong Zeng*,Yuanwei Pan, Song Luo, Wenzhi Ren, An Gong, Xuehua Ma, Hongze Liang, Guangming Lu*, Aiguo Wu*. Inorganic photosensitizer coupled Gdbased upconversion luminescent nanocomposites for in vivo magnetic resonance imaging and near-infrared-responsive photodynamic therapy in cancers. Biomaterials, 2015, 44, 82-90.
12.Tianhua Li, Yonglong Li, Yujie Zhang, Chen Dong, Zhuyu Shen*, Aiguo Wu*. A colorimetric nitrite detection system with excellent selectivity and high sensitivity based on Ag@Au nanoparticles. Analyst, 2015, 140,1076–1081.
13.Genhua Wu, Chen Dong, Yonglong Li, Zhuqing Wang, Yuexia Gao, Zheyu Shen*, Aiguo Wu*. A novel AgNPs-based colorimetric sensor for rapid detection of Cu2+ or Mn2+ via pH control. RSC Adv, 2015, 5, 20595-20602.
14.Juan Li, Zheyu Shen, Xuehua Ma, Wenzhi Ren, Lingchao Xiang, An Gong, Tian Xia, Junming Guo, Aiguo Wu*, Neuropeptide Y Y1 Receptors Meditate Targeted Delivery of Anticancer Drug with Encapsulated Nanoparticles to Breast Cancer Therapy. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2015, 7, 5574-5582.
15.Kai Jiang, Shan Sun, Ling Zhang, Yue Lu, Aiguo Wu, Congzhong Cai, Hengwei Lin*. Red, Green, and Blue Luminescence by Carbon Dots: Full-Color Emission Tuning and Multicolor Cellular Imaging. Angewandte Chemie Int. Edition, 2015, 127(18), 5450-5453. (Featured in VIP paper)
16.Xuefeng Yan, Gang Niu, Jing Lin, Albert J. Jin, Hao Hu, Yuxia Tang, Yujie Zhang, Aiguo Wu, Jie Lu, Shaoliang Zhang, Peng Huang*, Baozhong Shen*, Xiaoyuan Chen*. Enhanced fluorescence imaging guided photodynamic therapy of sinoporphyrin sodium loaded graphene oxide. Biomaterials, 2015, 42, 4294-4302.
17.Lulu Pan, Shan Sun, Aidi Zhang, Kai Jiang, Ling Zhang, Chaoqing Dong, Qing Huang, Aiguo Wu, Hengwei Lin*, Truly fluorescent excitation-dependent carbon dots and their applications in multicolor cellular imaging and multidimensional sensing, Adv. Mater. 2015, 27, 7782–7787.
18.M. Hassan Farooq*, Riaz Hussain, M. Zubair Iqbal*, M.W. Shah, Usman Ali Rana, Salah Ud-Din Khan. Fabrication and Magnetic Properties of Sn-Doped ZnO Microstructures via Hydrothermal Method. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 2015, 15, 1-5.
19.Abdul Ghafar Wattoo*, Zhenlun Song, M. Zubair Iqbal*, Muhammad Rizwan, Ahmad Saeed, Sajjad Ahmad, Akbar Ali, Nazir A. Naz. Effect of zinc concentration on physical properties of copper oxide(Cu1-xZnxO), J Mater Sci: Mater Electron, 2015, 26, 9795–9800.
20.Ying Tian, Song Luo, Huaijiang Yan, Zhaogang Teng, Yuanwei Pan, Leyong Zeng, Jiang Wu, Yanjun Li, Ying Liu, Shouju Wang*, Guangming Lu*. Amine-terminated PEG Functionalized Gold Nanostars for X-ray/CT Imaging and Photothermal Therapy. J. Mater. Chem. B 2015, 3, 4330-4337.
21.Ying Tian, Jing Sun, Huaijiang Yan, Zhaogang Teng, Leyong Zeng, Ying Liu, Yanjun Li, Jiandong Wang, Shouju Wang*, Guangming Lu*. A rapid and convenient method for detecting a broad spectrum of malignant cells from malignant pleuroperitoneal effusion of patients using a multifunctional NIR heptamethine dye. Analyst, 2015, 140, 750-755.