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
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
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)
West, JL, Drezek, RA, and Halas, NJ. "Nanotechnology provides new tools for biomedical optics." Bionanotechnology: Global Prospects. January 1, 2008. 261-268.
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
Clemson Award. Society for Biomaterials. April 22, 2015
Most Cited Paper. Annual of Biomedical Engineering. February 2012
Most Highly Cited Papers. NanoLetters. February 2012
Admiral of the Texas Navy. Governor of Texas. February 2012