J. Yang, X. Yang, J. L. Cheong, K. Zaghib, M. L. Trudeau, and J. Y. Ying, “Nanoboxes with a Porous MnO Core and Amorphous TiO2 Shell as a Mediator for Lithium-Sulfur Batteries,” Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 9 (2021) 4952-4961. Impact Factor (IF) 11.301


A. L. Z. Lee, C. Yang, S. Gao, Y. Wang, K. L. Hendrick, and Y. Y. Yang, “Biodegradable Cationic Polycarbonates as Vaccine Adjuvants,” ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, (2020) DOI: 10.1021/acsami.0c09649. Impact Factor (IF) 8.330
 2.M. Vasilakakia, F. Gemenetzia, E. Devlina, D. K. Yi, S. N. Riduan, S. S. Lee, J. Y. Ying, G. C. Papaefthymioiae, and K. N. Trohidoua,   “Size Effects on the Magnetic Behaviour of y-Fe203 core/SiO2 Shell Nanoparticle Assemblies," Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, (2020) DOI: Impact Factor (IF) 2.820
3. D. Rubenstein, W. Patterson, I. Peng, F. Schunk, A. Mendoza-Garcia, M. Lyu, and L-Q Wang,   “Introductory Chemistry Laboratory: Quantum Mechanics and Color,” Journal of Chemical Education, (2020) DOI: 10.1021/acs.jchemed.0c00908. Impact Factor (IF) 1.770
4. J. H. Soh, H.-M. Chan and J. Y. Ying, “Strategies for Developing Sensitive and Specific Nanoparticle-Based Lateral Flow Assays as Point-of-Care Diagnostic Device,” Nano Today, 30 (2020) 100831. Impact Factor (IF) 16.582
5. A. Roy, H. Joshi, R. Ye, J. Shen, F. Chen, A. Aksimentiev and H. Zeng, “Polyhydrazide-Based Organic Nanotubes as Efficient and Selective Artificial Iodide Channels,” Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 132 (2020) 4836-4843. IF 12.102
6. H.-M. Chan, N. Erathodiyil, H. Wu, H. Lu, Y. Zheng and J. Y. Ying, “Calcium Cross-Linked Zwitterionic Hydrogels as Antifouling Materials,” Materials Today Communications, 23 (2020) 100950. IF 1.859
7. X. Yuan, L. L. Chng, J. Yang and J. Y. Ying, “Miscible-Solvent-Assisted Two-Phase Synthesis of Monolayer-Ligand-Protected Metal Nanoclusters with Various Sizes,” Advanced Materials, 32 (2020) 1906063. IF 25.809
8. J. M. Kim, M. Garcia-Alcala, E. Balleza and P. Cluzel, “Stochastic Transcriptional Pulses Orchestrate Flagellar Biosynthesis in Escherichia Coli,” Science Advances, 6 (2020) eaax0947. IF 12.804
9. J. G. Hengstler, A.-K. Sjögren, D. Zink and J. J. Hornberg, “In Vitro Prediction of Organ Toxicity: The Challenges of Scaling and Secondary Mechanisms of Toxicity,” Archives of Toxicology, 94 (2020) 353-356. IF 5.741
10. A. A. AbdelHamid, J. L. Cheong and J. Y. Ying, "Li7La3Zr2O12 Sheet-Based Framework for High-Performance Lithium-Sulfur Hybrid Quasi-Solid Battery,” Nano Energy, 71 (2020) 104633. IF 15.548
11. D. Zink, J. K. Chuah and J. Y. Ying, “Assessing Toxicity with Human Cell-Based In Vitro Methods,” Trends in Molecular Medicine, 26 (2020) 570-582. IF 11.028
12. L. T. M. van der Ven, E. Rorije, R. C. Sprong, D. Zink, R. Derr, G. Hendriks, L.-H. Loo and M. Lujiten, “A Case Study with Triazole Fungicides to Explore Practical Application of Next-Generation Hazard Assessment Methods for Human Health,” Chemical Research in Toxicology, 33 (2020) 834-848. IF 3.274
13. N. Erathodiyil, H.-M. Chan, H. Wu and J. Y. Ying, “Zwitterionic Polymers and Hydrogels for Antibiofouling Applications in Implantable Devices,” Materials Today, (2020) DOI: j.mattod.2020.03.024. IF 24.372
14. J. Shen, J. Fan, R. Ye, N. Li, Y. Mu and H. Zeng, “Polypyridine-Based Helical Amide Foldamer Channels for Rapid Transport of Water and Proton with High Ion Rejection,” Angewandte Chemie International Edition, (2020) DOI: 10.1002/anie.202003512. IF 12.257
15. J. Shen, R. Ye, A. Romanies, A. Roy, F. Chen, C. Ren, Z. Liu and H. Zeng, “An Aquafoldmer-Based Aquaporin-Like Synthetic Water Channel,” Journal of the American Chemical Society, 142 (2020) 10050-10058. IF 14.695
F. Hussain, S. Basu, J. J. Heng, L.-H. Loo and D. Zink, “Predicting Direct Hepatocyte Toxicity in Humans by Combining High-Throughput Imaging of HepaRG Cells and Machine Learning-Based Phenotypic Profiling,” Archives of Toxicology, (2020) DOI: 10.1007/s00204-020-02778-3. IF 5.741
 Z. Li, Z. Luo, J. Zhou, Z. Ye, G.-C. Ou, Y. Huo, L. Yuan and H. Zeng, “Monopeptide-Based Powder Gelators for Instant Phase-Selective Gelation of Aprotic Aromatics and for Toxic Dye Removal,” Langmuir, 36 (2020) 9090-9098. IF 3.700


1. S. Cai, D. H. Lukamto, J. K. C. Toh, R. G. Huber, P. J. Bond, J.-E. Jee, T. C. Lim, P. Liu, L. Chen, Q. V. Qu, S. S. Lee and S.-G. Lee, “Directing GDNF-Mediated Neuronal Signaling with Proactively Programmable Cell-Surface Saccharide-Free Glycosaminoglycan Mimetics,” Chemical Communications, 55 (2019) 1259-1262. Impact Factor (IF) 6.290
2. G. Zhong, C. Yang, S. Liu, Y. Zheng, W. Lou, J. Y. Teo, C. Bao, W. Cheng, J. P. K. Tan, S. Gao, N. Park, S. Venkataraman, Y. Huang, M.-H. Tan, X. Wang, J. L. Hedrick, W. Fan and Y. Y. Yang, “Polymers with Distinctive Anticancer Mechanism that Kills MDR Cancer Cells and Inhibits Tumor Metastasis,” Biomaterials, 199 (2019) 76-87. IF 8.806
3. K. P. Chan, S.-H. Chao and J. Y. K. Chen, “Enhanced Secretion of Functional Insulin with DNA-Functionalized Gold Nanoparticles in Cells,” ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering, 5 (2019) 1602-1610. IF 4.432
4. J. P. K. Tan, Z. X. Voo, S. Lim, S. Venkataraman, K. M. Ng, S. Gao, J. L. Hedrick and Y. Y. Yang, “Effective Encapsulation of Apomorphine into Biodegradable Polymeric Nanoparticles through a Reversible Chemical Bond for Delivery Across the Blood-Brain Barrier,” Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine, 17 (2019) 236-245. IF 6.500
5. K. P. Chan, S.-H. Chao and J. Y. K. Chen, “Exploiting Protein Corona around Gold Nanoparticles Conjugated to p53 Activating Peptides to Increase the Level of Stable p53 Proteins in Cells,” Bioconjugate Chemistry, 30 (2019) 920-930. IF 4.485
6. C. Ren, F. Chen, R. Ye, Y. S. Ong, H. Lu, S. S. Lee, J. Y. Ying and H. Zeng, “Molecular Swings as Extremely Active Ion Transporters,” Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 58 (2019) 8034-8038. IF 12.102
7. Y. Yuan, D. S. W. Lim, H. Wu, H. Lu, Y. Zheng, A. C. A. Wan, J. Y. Ying and Y. Zhang, “pH-Degradable Imidazolium Oligomers as Antimicrobial Materials with Tuneable Loss of Activity,” Biomaterials Science, 7 (2019) 2317-2325. IF 5.831
8. A. Aspuru-Guzik, M.-H. Baik, S. Balasubramanian, R. Banerjee, S. Bart, N. Borduas-Dedekind, S. Chang, P. Chen, C. Corminboeuf, F.-X. Coudert, L. Cronin, C. Crudden, T. Cuk, A. G. Doyle, C. Fan, X. Feng, D. Freedman, S. Furukawa, S. Ghosh, F. Glorius, M. Jeffries-EL, N. Katsonis, A. Li, S. S. Linse, S. Marchesan, N. Maulide, A. Milo, A. R. H. Narayan, P. Naumov, C. Nevado, T. Nyokong, R. Palacin, M. Reid, C. Robinson, G. Robinson, R. Sarpong, C. Schindler, G. S. Schlau-Cohen, T. W. Schmidt, R. Sessoli, S.-H. Yang, H. Sleiman, J. Sutherland, A. Taylor, A. Tezcan, M. Tortosa, A. Walsh, A. J. B. Watson, B. M. Weckhuysen, E. Weiss, D. Wilson, V. W.-W. Yam, X. Yang, J. Y. Ying, T. Yoon, S.-L. You, A. J. G. Zarbin and H. Zhang, “Charting a Course for Chemistry,” Nature Chemistry, 11 (2019) 286-294. IF 26.201
9. S. Tan, A. Yamashita, S. Gao and M. Kurisawa, “Hyaluronic Acid Hydrogels with Defined Crosslink Density for the Efficient Enrichment of Breast Cancer Stem Cells,” Acta Biomaterialia, 94 (2019) 320-329. IF 6.383
10. C. Yang, W. Lou, G. Zhong, A. L. Z. Lee, J. Leong, W. Chin, B. Ding, C. Bao, J. P. K.Tan, Q. Pu, S. Gao, L. Xu, L. Y. Hsu, M. Wu, J. L. Hedrick, W. Fan and Y. Y. Yang, “Degradable Antimicrobial Polycarbonates with Unexpected Activity and Selectivity for Treating Multidrug-Resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae Lung Infection in Mice,” Acta Biomaterialia, 94 (2019) 268-280.
11. R. Ye, C. Ren, J. Shen, F. Chen, N. Li, A. Roy and H. Zeng, “Molecular Ion Fishers as Highly Active and Exceptionally Selective K+ Transporters,” Journal of the American Chemical Society, 141 (2019) 9788-9792. IF 14.357
12. F. Zeng, F. Liu, L. Yuan, S. Zhou, J. Shen, N. Li, H. Ren and H. Zeng, “A Pore-Forming Tripeptide as an Extraordinarily Active Anion Channel,” Organic Letters, 21 (2019) 4826-4830. IF 6.492
13. N. Yongvongsoontorn, J. E. Chung, S. Gao, K. H. Bae, A. Yamashita, M.-H. Tan, J. Y. Ying and M. Kurisawa, “Carrier-Enhanced Anticancer Efficacy of Sunitinib-Loaded Green Tea-Based Micellar Nanocomplex beyond Tumor-Targeted Delivery,” ACS Nano, 13 (2019) 7591-7602. IF 13.903
14. A. L. Z. Lee, C. Yang, S. Gao, J. L. Hedrick and Y. Y. Yang, “Subcutaneous Vaccination Using Injectable Biodegradable Hydrogels for Long-Term Immune Response,” Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine, 21 (2019) 102056.
15. Y. Zhang, Y. Zhong, A. L. Connor, D. P Miller, R. Cao, J. Shen, B. Song, E. S. Baker, Q. Tang, S. V. S. R. K. Pulavarti, R. Liu, Q. Wan, Z.-L. Lu, T. Szyperski, H. Zeng, X. Li, R. D. Smith, E. Zurek, J. Zhu and B. Gon, “Folding and Assembly of Short α, β, γ-Hybrid Peptides: Minor Variations in Sequence and Drastic Differences in Higher-Level Structures,” Journal of the American Chemical Society, 141 (2019) 14239-14248. IF 14.357
16. A. Y. S. Eng, J. L. Cheong and S. S. Lee, “Controlled Synthesis of Transition Metal Disulfides (MoS2 and WS2) on Carbon Fibers: Effects of Phase and Morphology Toward Lithium-Sulfur Battery Performance,” Applied Materials Today, 16 (2019) 529-537.
17. J. L. Cheong, A. A. AbdelHamid and J. Y. Ying, “A High-Performance Slurry-Coated Polysulfide Cathode for Lithium–Sulfur Battery,” Nano Energy, 66 (2019) 104114. IF 15.548
18. F. Chen, J. Shen, N. Li, A. Roy, R. Ye, C. Ren and H. Zeng, “Pyridine/Oxadiazole-Based Helical Foldamer Ion Channels with Exceptionally High K+/Na+ Selectivity,” Angewandte Chemie International Edition, (2019) DOI: 10.1002/anie.201906341. IF 12.102


1. K. Liang, J. E. Chung, S. J. Gao, N. Yongvongsoontorn and M. Kurisawa, “Highly Augmented Drug Loading and Stability of Micellar Nanocomplexes Composed of Doxorubicin and Poly(ethylene glycol)–Green Tea Catechin Conjugate for Cancer Therapy,” Advanced Materials, 30 (2018) e1706963. IF 21.950
2. W. Chin, G. Zhong, Q. Pu, C. Yang, W. Lou, P. F. de Sessions, B. Periaswamy, A. Lee, Z. C. Liang, X. Ding, S. Gao, C. W. Chu, S. Bianco, C. Bao, Y. W. Tong, W. Fan, M. Wu, J. L. Hedrick and Y. Y. Yang, “A Macromolecular Approach to Eradicate Multidrug Resistant Bacterial Infections While Mitigating Drug Resistance Onset,” Nature Communications, 9 (2018) 917. IF 12.353
3. Y. Zhang, R. Cao, J. Shen, C. S. F. Detchou, Y. Zhong, H. Wang, S. Zou, Q. Huang, C. Lian, Q. Wang, J. Zhu and B. Gong, “Hydrogen-Bonded Duplexes with Lengthened Linkers,” Organic Letters, 20 (2018) 1555-1558. IF 6.492
4. C. Ren, X. Ding, A. Roy, J. Shen, S. Zhou, F. Chen, S. Fong, Y. Li, H. Ren, Y. Y. Yang and H. Zeng, “A Halogen Bond-Mediated Highly Active Artificial Chloride Channel with High Anticancer Activity,” Chemical Science, 9 (2018) 4044-4051. IF 9.063
5. Y. Zhang, D. Y. S. Lee, A. Farwin and J. Y. Ying, “Sieve-Through Vertical Flow Platform for Efficient Liquid Exchange in Particle-Based Assays,” Analytica Chimica Acta, 1051 (2019) 94-102. IF 5.123
6. Y. Yuan, H. Wu, H. Lu, Y. Zheng, J. Y. Ying and Y. Zhang, “ZIF Nano-Dagger Coated Gauze for Antibiotic-Free Wound Dressing,” Chemical Communications, 55 (2019) 699-702. IF 6.290
7. S. Liu, R. J. Ono, C. Yang, S. Gao, J. Y. M. Tan, J. L. Hedrick and Y. Y. Yang, “Dual pH-Responsive Shell-Cleavable Polycarbonate Micellar Nanoparticles for In Vivo Anticancer Drug Delivery,” ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 10 (2018) 19355-19364. IF 8.097
8. J. Leong, W. Chin, X. Ke, S. Gao, H. Kong, J. L. Hedrick and Y. Y. Yang, “Disease-Directed Design of Biodegradable Polymers: Reactive Oxygen Species and pH-Responsive Micellar Nanoparticles for Anticancer Drug Delivery,” Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine, 14 (2018) 2666-2677. IF 6.500
9. C. Yang, A. Lee, S. Gao, S. Liu, J. L. Hedrick and Y. Y. Yang, “Hydrogels with Prolonged Release of Therapeutic Antibody: Block Junction Chemistry Modification of ‘ABA’ Copolymers Provides Superior Anticancer Efficacy,” Journal of Controlled Release, 293 (2019) 193-200. IF 7.877
10. T. C. Lim, S. Cai, R. G. Huber, P. J. Bond, P. X. S. Chia, S. L. Khou, S. Gao, S. S. Lee and S. G. Lee, “Facile Saccharide-Free Mimetics that Recapitulate Key Features of Glycosaminoglycan Sulfation Patterns,” Chemical Science, 9 (2018) 7940-7947. IF 9.063

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