Faculty Profiles

Jennifer L West

Overview

Education:

Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin 1996

Moore, EM, and West, JL. "Harnessing Macrophages for Vascularization in Tissue Engineering." Annals of Biomedical Engineering 47.2 (February 2019): 354-365. (Review) Full Text

Atik, AF, Suryadevara, CM, Schweller, RM, West, JL, Healy, P, Herndon Ii, JE, Congdon, KL, Sanchez-Perez, L, McLendon, RE, Archer, GE, Fecci, P, and Sampson, JH. "Hyaluronic acid based low viscosity hydrogel as a novel carrier for Convection Enhanced Delivery of CAR T cells." Journal of Clinical Neuroscience : Official Journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia 56 (October 2018): 163-168. Full Text

Hammer, JA, and West, JL. "Dynamic Ligand Presentation in Biomaterials." Bioconjugate Chemistry 29.7 (July 2018): 2140-2149. Full Text

Moore, EM, Suresh, V, Ying, G, and West, JL. "M0 and M2 Macrophages Enhance Vascularization of Tissue Engineering Scaffolds." Regenerative Engineering and Translational Medicine 4.2 (June 1, 2018): 51-61. Full Text

Unal, AZ, Jeffs, SE, and West, JL. "3D Co-Culture with Vascular Cells Supports Long-Term Hepatocyte Phenotype and Function In Vitro." Regenerative Engineering and Translational Medicine 4.1 (March 1, 2018): 21-34. Full Text

Roudsari, LC, Jeffs, SE, and West, JL. "Lung Adenocarcinoma Cell Responses in a 3D in Vitro Tumor Angiogenesis Model Correlate with Metastatic Capacity." Acs Biomaterials Science & Engineering 4.2 (February 12, 2018): 368-377. Full Text

Ashton, JR, Castle, KD, Qi, Y, Kirsch, DG, West, JL, and Badea, CT. "Dual-Energy CT Imaging of Tumor Liposome Delivery After Gold Nanoparticle-Augmented Radiation Therapy." Theranostics 8.7 (January 2018): 1782-1797. Full Text Open Access Copy

Ashton, JR, Gottlin, EB, Patz, EF, West, JL, and Badea, CT. "A comparative analysis of EGFR-targeting antibodies for gold nanoparticle CT imaging of lung cancer." Plos One 13.11 (January 2018): e0206950-null. Full Text Open Access Copy

Wu, Y, Puperi, DS, Grande-Allen, KJ, and West, JL. "Ascorbic acid promotes extracellular matrix deposition while preserving valve interstitial cell quiescence within 3D hydrogel scaffolds." Journal of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine 11.7 (July 2017): 1963-1973. Full Text

Schweller, RM, Wu, ZJ, Klitzman, B, and West, JL. "Stiffness of Protease Sensitive and Cell Adhesive PEG Hydrogels Promotes Neovascularization In Vivo." Annals of biomedical engineering 45.6 (June 2017): 1387-1398. Full Text Open Access Copy

Pages

Schmedlen, RH, Elbjeirami, WM, Gobin, AS, and West, JL. "Tissue engineered vascular grafts." Tissue Engineering and Artificial Organs. April 19, 2016. 863-875.

West, JL, Drezek, RA, and Halas, NJ. "Nanotechnology provides new tools for biomedical optics." Tissue Engineering and Artificial Organs. April 19, 2016. 377-385.

West, JL, Nsiah, BN, Moore, E, and Ali, S. "Hydrogels and Angiogenesis." Biosynthetic Polymers for Medical Applications. Ed. L Poole-Warren, P Martens, and R Green. Elsevier, November 26, 2015. (Chapter)

Nsiah, BA, Moore, EM, Roudsari, LC, Virdone, NK, and West, JL. "Angiogenesis in hydrogel biomaterials." Biosynthetic Polymers for Medical Applications. November 24, 2015. 189-203. Full Text

West, JL, Drezek, RA, and Halas, NJ. "Nanotechnology provides new tools for biomedical optics." Bionanotechnology: Global Prospects. January 1, 2008. 261-268.

Stephens-Altus, JS, and West, JL. "Nanotechnology for tissue engineering." Advances in Tissue Engineering. January 1, 2008. 333-347. Full Text

Schmedlen, RH, Elbjeirami, WM, Gobin, AS, and West, JL. "Tissue engineered vascular grafts." Tissue Engineering. January 1, 2007. 423-436.

West, JL. "Bioactive hydrogels: Mimicking the ecm with synthetic materials." Scaffolding in Tissue Engineering. January 1, 2005. 275-282.

Ashton, JR, Hoye, J, Deland, K, Whitley, M, Qi, Y, Moding, E, Kirsch, DG, West, J, and Badea, CT. "A dual energy CT study on vascular effects of gold nanoparticles in radiation therapy." January 1, 2016. Full Text