Hu lab Publications

Profiling of cross-functional peptidases regulated circulating peptides in BRCA1 mutant breast cancer
Fan, J, Tea, MKM, Yang, C, Ma, L, Meng, QH, Hu, TY, Singer, CF & Ferrari, M 2016, Journal of Proteome Research, vol 15, no. 5, pp. 1534-1545. DOI:

Intergenic variable-number tandem-repeat polymorphism upstream of rocA alters toxin production and enhances virulence in Streptococcus pyogenes
Zhu, L, Olsen, RJ, Horstmann, N, Shelburne, SA, Fan, J, Hu, T & Musser, JM 2016, Infection and Immunity, vol 84, no. 7, pp. 2086-2093. DOI:

One-pot synthesis of pH-responsive hybrid nanogel particles for the intracellular delivery of small interfering RNA
Khaled, SZ, Cevenini, A, Yazdi, IK, Parodi, A, Evangelopoulos, M, Corbo, C, Scaria, S, Hu, Y, Haddix, SG, Corradetti, B, Salvatore, F & Tasciotti, E 2016, Biomaterials, vol 87, pp. 57-68. DOI:

Sequential co-delivery of miR-21 inhibitor followed by burst release doxorubicin using NIR-responsive hollow gold nanoparticle to enhance anticancer efficacy
Ren, Y, Wang, R, Gao, L, Li, K, Zhou, X, Guo, H, Liu, C, Han, D, Tian, J, Ye, Q, Hu, YT, Sun, D, Yuan, X & Zhang, N 2016, Journal of Controlled Release, vol 228, pp. 74-86. DOI:

Identification and quantitation of lipid C=C location isomers: A shotgun lipidomics approach enabled by photochemical reaction
Ma, X, Chong, L, Tian, R, Shi, R, Hu, TY, Ouyang, Z & Xia, Y 2016, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol 113, no. 10, pp. 2573-2578. DOI:

A Micro/Nano Composite for Combination Treatment of Melanoma Lung Metastasis
Mi, Y, Mu, C, Wolfram, J, Deng, Z, Hu, T, Liu, X, Blanco, E, Shen, H & Ferrari, M 2016, Advanced Healthcare Materials. 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:

Circulating Peptidome to Indicate the Tumor-resident Proteolysis
Deng, Z, Li, Y, Fan, J, Wang, G, Li, Y, Zhang, Y, Cai, G, Shen, H, Ferrari, M & Hu, TY 2015, Scientific Reports, vol 5, 9327. DOI:

Antibody-free detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis antigen using customized nanotraps
Wu, HJ, Li, Y, Fan, J, Deng, Z, Hu, Z, Liu, X, Graviss, EA, Ferrari, M, Ma, X & Hu, Y 2014, Analytical Chemistry, vol 86, no. 4, pp. 1988-1996. DOI:

Lab-on-chip device for single cell trapping and analysis
Shah, P, Zhu, X, Chen, C, Hu, Y & Li, CZ 2014, Biomedical Microdevices, vol 16, no. 1, pp. 35-41. DOI:

RFID tag helix antenna sensors for wireless drug dosage monitoring
Huang, H, Zhao, P, Chen, PY, Ren, Y, Liu, X, Ferrari, M, Hu, Y & Akinwande, D 2014, IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine, vol 2, no. 1, 1700108. DOI:

MiR-205 acts as a tumour radiosensitizer by targeting ZEB1 and Ubc13
Zhang, P, Wang, L, Rodriguez-Aguayo, C, Yuan, Y, Debeb, BG, Chen, D, Sun, Y, You, MJ, Liu, Y, Dean, DC, Woodward, WA, Liang, H, Yang, X, Lopez-Berestein, G, Sood, AK, Hu, Y, Ang, KK, Chen, J & Ma, L 2014, Nature Communications, vol 5, 5671. DOI:

Multidisciplinary efforts driving translational theranostics
Hu, TY 2014, Theranostics, vol 4, no. 12, pp. 1209-1210. DOI:

ATM-mediated stabilization of ZEB1 promotes DNA damage response and radioresistance through CHK1
Zhang, P, Wei, Y, Wang, L, Debeb, BG, Yuan, Y, Zhang, J, Yuan, J, Wang, M, Chen, D, Sun, Y, Woodward, WA, Liu, Y, Dean, DC, Liang, H, Hu, Y, Ang, KK, Hung, MC, Chen, J & Ma, L 2014, Nature Cell Biology, vol 16, no. 9, pp. 864-875. DOI:

Nanotechnologies in glycoproteomics
Zhao, H, Li, Y & Hu, Y 2014, Clinical Proteomics, vol 11, no. 1, 21. DOI:

Nanopore film based enrichment and quantification of low abundance hepcidin from human bodily fluids
Fan, J, Niu, S, Dong, A, Shi, J, Wu, HJ, Fine, DH, Tian, Y, Zhou, C, Liu, X, Sun, T, Anderson, GJ, Ferrari, M, Nie, G, Hu, Y & Zhao, Y 2014, Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine, vol 10, no. 5, pp. 879-888. DOI:

Circulating proteolytic products of carboxypeptidase N for early detection of breast cancer
Li, Y, Li, Y, Chen, T, Kuklina, AS, Bernard, P, Esteva, FJ, Shen, H, Ferrari, M & Hu, Y 2014, Clinical Chemistry, vol 60, no. 1, pp. 233-242. DOI:

Bacteriophage associated silicon particles: Design and characterization of a novel theranostic vector with improved payload carrying potential
Srinivasan, S, Alexander, JF, Driessen, WH, Leonard, F, Ye, H, Liu, X, Arap, W, Pasqualini, R, Ferrari, M & Godin, B 2013, Journal of Materials Chemistry B, vol 1, no. 39, pp. 5218-5229. DOI:

Ciliated micropillars for the microfluidic-based isolation of nanoscale lipid vesicles
Wang, Z, Wu, HJ, Fine, D, Schmulen, J, Hu, Y, Godin, B, Zhang, JXJ & Liu, X 2013, Lab on a Chip - Miniaturisation for Chemistry and Biology, vol 13, no. 15, pp. 2879-2882. DOI:

Serum peptidomic biomarkers for pulmonary metastatic melanoma identified by means of a nanopore-based assay
Fan, J, Huang, Y, Finoulst, I, Wu, HJ, Deng, Z, Xu, R, Xia, X, Ferrari, M, Shen, H & Hu, Y 2013, Cancer Letters, vol 334, no. 2, pp. 202-210. DOI: