Faculty Profiles

Jennifer L West



Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin 1996

Day, ES, Zhang, L, Thompson, PA, Zawaski, JA, Kaffes, CC, Gaber, MW, Blaney, SM, and West, JL. "Vascular-targeted photothermal therapy of an orthotopic murine glioma model." Nanomedicine (London, England) 7.8 (August 2012): 1133-1148. Full Text

Coughlin, AJ, and West, JL. "Gold nanoshells for imaging and photothermal ablation of cancer." (January 1, 2012): 326-355. (Chapter) Full Text

Cuchiara, MP, Gould, DJ, McHale, MK, Dickinson, ME, and West, JL. "Integration of self-assembled microvascular networks with microfabricated PEG-based hydrogels." Advanced Functional Materials 22.21 (2012): 4511-4518. Full Text

Culver, JC, Hoffmann, JC, Poché, RA, Slater, JH, West, JL, and Dickinson, ME. "Three-dimensional biomimetic patterning in hydrogels to guide cellular organization." Advanced Materials 24.17 (2012): 2344-2348. Full Text

Saik, JE, McHale, MK, and West, JL. "Biofunctional materials for directing vascular development." Current Vascular Pharmacology 10.3 (2012): 331-341. Full Text

Tseng, H, Cuchiara, ML, Durst, CA, Cuchiara, MP, Lin, CJ, West, JL, and Grande-Allen, KJ. "Fabrication and Mechanical Evaluation of Anatomically-Inspired Quasilaminate Hydrogel Structures with Layer-Specific Formulations." Annals of Biomedical Engineering (2012): 1-10. Full Text

Mumaw, J, Jordan, ET, Sonnet, C, Olabisi, RM, Olmsted-Davis, EA, Davis, AR, Peroni, JF, West, JL, West, F, Lu, Y, and Stice, SL. "Rapid heterotrophic ossification with cryopreserved poly(ethylene glycol-) microencapsulated BMP2-expressing MSCs." International Journal of Biomaterials (2012). Full Text

West, JL. "Protein-patterned hydrogels: Customized cell microenvironments." Nature Materials 10.10 (October 2011): 727-729. Full Text

Leslie-Barbick, JE, Saik, JE, Gould, DJ, Dickinson, ME, and West, JL. "The promotion of microvasculature formation in poly(ethylene glycol) diacrylate hydrogels by an immobilized VEGF-mimetic peptide." Biomaterials 32.25 (September 2011): 5782-5789. Full Text

Day, ES, Thompson, PA, Zhang, L, Lewinski, NA, Ahmed, N, Drezek, RA, Blaney, SM, and West, JL. "Nanoshell-mediated photothermal therapy improves survival in a murine glioma model." Journal of Neuro Oncology 104.1 (August 2011): 55-63. Full Text