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Guangjun Nie, PhD

Full Affiliate Member, Research Institute
Houston Methodist


Metabolic Characteristics of 16HBE and A549 Cells Exposed to Different Surface Modified Gold Nanorods
Liu, Z, Wang, L, Zhang, L, Wu, X, Nie, G, Chen, C, Tang, H & Wang, Y 2016, Advanced Healthcare Materials, vol 5, no. 18, pp. 2363-2375. DOI:

Inducing enhanced immunogenic cell death with nanocarrier-based drug delivery systems for pancreatic cancer therapy
Zhao, X, Yang, K, Zhao, R, Ji, T, Wang, X, Yang, X, Zhang, Y, Cheng, K, Liu, S, Hao, J, Ren, H, Leong, KW & Nie, G 2016, Biomaterials, vol 102, pp. 187-197. DOI:

Role of cyclic alkyl group in conformational instability of tannase
Nie, G, Zhao, R, Sun, W, Gao, Y, Zhu, X, Zheng, Z & Yue, W 2016, Journal of Molecular Catalysis B: Enzymatic, vol 128, pp. 78-81. DOI:

Cancer cell-derived exosomes induce mitogen-activated protein kinase-dependent monocyte survival by transport of functional receptor tyrosine kinases
Song, X, Ding, Y, Liu, G, Yang, X, Zhao, R, Zhang, Y, Zhao, X, Anderson, GJ & Nie, G 2016, Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol 291, no. 16, pp. 8453-8464. DOI:

An MMP-2 responsive liposome integrating antifibrosis and chemotherapeutic drugs for enhanced drug perfusion and efficacy in pancreatic cancer
Ji, T, Li, S, Zhang, Y, Lang, J, Ding, Y, Zhao, X, Zhao, R, Li, Y, Shi, J, Hao, J, Zhao, Y & Nie, G 2016, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, vol 8, no. 5, pp. 3438-3445. DOI:

Aspect ratios of gold nanoshell capsules mediated melanoma ablation by synergistic photothermal therapy and chemotherapy
Wang, H, Zhao, R, Li, Y, Liu, H, Li, F, Zhao, Y & Nie, G 2016, Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine, vol 12, no. 2, pp. 439-448. DOI:

Integration of photothermal therapy and synergistic chemotherapy by a porphyrin self-assembled micelle confers chemosensitivity in triple-negative breast cancer
Su, S, Ding, Y, Li, Y, Wu, Y & Nie, G 2016, Biomaterials, vol 80, pp. 169-178. DOI:

Transformable peptide nanocarriers for expeditious drug release and effective cancer therapy via cancer-associated fibroblast activation
Zhao, Y, Ji, T, Zhao, Y, Ding, Y, Wang, J, Zhao, R, Lang, J, Qin, H, Liu, X, Shi, J, Tao, N, Qin, Z & Nie, G 2016, Angewandte Chemie - International Edition, vol 55, no. 3, pp. 1050-1055. DOI:

Functional Analysis of GLRX5 Mutants Reveals Distinct Functionalities of GLRX5 Protein
Liu, G, Wang, Y, Anderson, GJ, Camaschella, C, Chang, Y & Nie, G 2016, Journal of Cellular Biochemistry, vol 117, no. 1, pp. 207-217. DOI:

Improvement of the in vitro safety profile and cytoprotective efficacy of amifostine against chemotherapy by PEGylation strategy
Yang, X, Ding, Y, Ji, T, Zhao, X, Wang, H, Zhao, X, Zhao, R, Wei, J, Qi, S & Nie, G 2015, Biochemical Pharmacology. DOI:

Assessment of the Biological Effects of a Multifunctional Nano-Drug-Carrier and Its Encapsulated Drugs
Song, Y, Zhao, R, Hu, Y, Hao, F, Li, N, Nie, G, Tang, H & Wang, Y 2015, Journal of Proteome Research, vol 14, no. 12, pp. 5193-5201. DOI:

Improvement of stability and efficacy of C16Y therapeutic peptide via molecular self-assembly into tumor-responsive nanoformulation
Ding, Y, Ji, T, Zhao, Y, Zhang, Y, Zhao, X, Zhao, R, Lang, J, Zhao, X, Shi, J, Sukumar, S & Nie, G 2015, Molecular Cancer Therapeutics, vol 14, no. 10, pp. 2390-2400. DOI:

Deciphering the underlying mechanisms of oxidation-state dependent cytotoxicity of graphene oxide on mammalian cells
Zhang, W, Yan, L, Li, M, Zhao, R, Yang, X, Ji, T, Gu, Z, Yin, JJ, Gao, X & Nie, G 2015, Toxicology Letters, vol 237, no. 2, pp. 61-71. DOI:

Influence of photoactive layer structure on device performance of poly(2-methoxy-5-(2-ethylhexyloxy)-1,4-phenylene vinylene)-CuInS2/ZnO solar cells
Yue, W, Sun, W, Wang, S, Zhang, G, Lan, M & Nie, G 2015, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, vol 15, no. 6, pp. 4421-4425. DOI:

Changing enzymatic conformation in organic media with pH buffer lyophilized powder
Nie, G, Cai, W, Yao, Z, Zhu, Z, Zhu, X, Zheng, Z & Yue, W 2015, Catalysis Communications, vol 65, pp. 62-65. DOI:

Hepcidin levels in hyperprolactinemic women monitored by nanopore thin film based assay: Correlation with pregnancy-associated hormone prolactin
Wang, J, Liu, G, Xu, Z, Dai, J, Song, P, Shi, J, Hu, Y, Hu, Z, Nie, G, Chang, YZ & Zhao, Y 2015, Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine, vol 11, no. 4, pp. 871-878. DOI:

Facile synthesis of pH-sensitive germanium nanocrystals with high quantum yield for intracellular acidic compartment imaging
Li, F, Wang, J, Sun, S, Wang, H, Tang, Z & Nie, G 2015, Small, vol 11, no. 16, pp. 1954-1961. DOI:

Co-delivery of HIF1a siRNA and gemcitabine via biocompatible lipid-polymer hybrid nanoparticles for effective treatment of pancreatic cancer
Zhao, X, Li, F, Li, Y, Wang, H, Ren, H, Chen, J, Nie, G & Hao, J 2015, Biomaterials, vol 46, pp. 13-25. DOI:

Peptide Assembly Integration of Fibroblast-Targeting and Cell-Penetration Features for Enhanced Antitumor Drug Delivery
Ji, T, Ding, Y, Zhao, Y, Wang, J, Qin, H, Liu, X, Lang, J, Zhao, R, Zhang, Y, Shi, J, Tao, N, Qin, Z & Nie, G 2015, Advanced Materials, vol 27, no. 11, pp. 1865-1873. DOI:

Mitochondrial ferritin, a new target for inhibiting neuronal tumor cell proliferation
Shi, ZH, Shi, FF, Wang, YQ, Sheftel, AD, Nie, G, Zhao, YS, You, LH, Gou, YJ, Duan, XL, Zhao, BL, Xu, HM, Li, CY & Chang, YZ 2015, Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences, vol 72, no. 5, pp. 983-997. DOI: