Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin 1996
Suresh, V., and J. L. West. “3D Culture Facilitates VEGF-Stimulated Endothelial Differentiation of Adipose-Derived Stem Cells..” Annals of Biomedical Engineering, June 2019. Epmc, doi:10.1007/s10439-019-02297-y. Full Text
Moore, Erika M., and Jennifer L. West. “Harnessing Macrophages for Vascularization in Tissue Engineering..” Annals of Biomedical Engineering, vol. 47, no. 2, Feb. 2019, pp. 354–65. Epmc, doi:10.1007/s10439-018-02170-4. Full Text
Atik, Ahmet F., et al. “Hyaluronic acid based low viscosity hydrogel as a novel carrier for Convection Enhanced Delivery of CAR T cells..” J Clin Neurosci, vol. 56, Oct. 2018, pp. 163–68. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.jocn.2018.06.005. Full Text
Hammer, Joshua A., and Jennifer L. West. “Dynamic Ligand Presentation in Biomaterials..” Bioconjugate Chemistry, vol. 29, no. 7, July 2018, pp. 2140–49. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acs.bioconjchem.8b00288. Full Text
Moore, E. M., et al. “M0 and M2 Macrophages Enhance Vascularization of Tissue Engineering Scaffolds.” Regenerative Engineering and Translational Medicine, vol. 4, no. 2, June 2018, pp. 51–61. Scopus, doi:10.1007/s40883-018-0048-0. Full Text
Unal, A. Z., et al. “3D Co-Culture with Vascular Cells Supports Long-Term Hepatocyte Phenotype and Function In Vitro.” Regenerative Engineering and Translational Medicine, vol. 4, no. 1, Mar. 2018, pp. 21–34. Scopus, doi:10.1007/s40883-018-0046-2. Full Text
Roudsari, L. C., et al. “Lung Adenocarcinoma Cell Responses in a 3D in Vitro Tumor Angiogenesis Model Correlate with Metastatic Capacity.” Acs Biomaterials Science and Engineering, vol. 4, no. 2, Feb. 2018, pp. 368–77. Scopus, doi:10.1021/acsbiomaterials.7b00011. Full Text
Ashton, Jeffrey R., et al. “Dual-Energy CT Imaging of Tumor Liposome Delivery After Gold Nanoparticle-Augmented Radiation Therapy..” Theranostics, vol. 8, no. 7, 2018, pp. 1782–97. Pubmed, doi:10.7150/thno.22621. Full Text Open Access Copy
Ashton, Jeffrey R., et al. “A comparative analysis of EGFR-targeting antibodies for gold nanoparticle CT imaging of lung cancer..” Plos One, vol. 13, no. 11, 2018. Pubmed, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0206950. Full Text Open Access Copy
Suresh, V., and J. L. West. “Adipose-Derived Stem Cells Can Contribute to Vascular Network Formation in Poly(ethylene Glycol) Hydrogel Scaffolds.” Regenerative Engineering and Translational Medicine, Jan. 2018. Scopus, doi:10.1007/s40883-018-0075-x. Full Text
West, J. L., et al. “Nanotechnology provides new tools for biomedical optics.” Tissue Engineering and Artificial Organs, 2016, pp. 377–85.
Schmedlen, R. H., et al. “Tissue engineered vascular grafts.” Tissue Engineering and Artificial Organs, 2016, pp. 863–75.
West, J. L., et al. “Hydrogels and Angiogenesis.” Biosynthetic Polymers for Medical Applications, edited by L. Poole-Warren et al., Elsevier, 2015.
West, J. L., et al. “Nanotechnology provides new tools for biomedical optics.” Bionanotechnology: Global Prospects, 2008, pp. 261–68.
Schmedlen, R. H., et al. “Tissue engineered vascular grafts.” Tissue Engineering, 2007, pp. 423–36.
West, J. L. “Bioactive hydrogels: Mimicking the ecm with synthetic materials.” Scaffolding in Tissue Engineering, 2005, pp. 275–82.
Ashton, J. R., et al. “A dual energy CT study on vascular effects of gold nanoparticles in radiation therapy.” Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging Proceedings of Spie, vol. 9788, 2016. Scopus, doi:10.1117/12.2217012. Full Text
Clemson Award. Society for Biomaterials. April 22, 2015
Best Discovery of 2003. Nanotechnology Now. February 2012
BioHouston's 2009 Women in Science Award. Unknown. February 2012