B.S., Soochow University, College of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, 2013
Ph.D., Soochow University, Institute of Functional Nano & Soft Materials (FUNSOM), 2017
Post-Doc., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Dept. of Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering, 2017-2018
Post-Doc., University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Dept. of Bioengineering, 2018-2019
Professor, Soochow University, FUNSOM, 2019-
Polymer and biomaterials
Bioresponsive drug delivery system
Research Experience and Accomplishments:
Our research focuses on leveraging biomaterials and biomedical engineering strategy for applications in multimodal biomedical imaging, drug delivery, cancer immunotherapy, and tissue engineering. Dr. Chen has authored over 40 peer-reviewed papers in Nat Nanotechnol, Nat. Commun, Proc Natl Acad Sci USA, Adv Mater, ACS Nano, which have received a total citation of > 3000 times and given her an H-index at 25.
Qian Chen, Chao Wang, Xudong Zhang, Quanyin Hu, Hongjun Li, Guojun Chen, Jinqiang Wang, Di Wen, Yuqi Zhang, Guang Yang, Jun Wang, Gianpietro Dotti, and Zhen Gu*. “In Situ Sprayed Bioresponsive Immunotherapeutic Gel for Post-Cancer Surgical Treatment”, Nat. Nanotechnol., 14, 89–97 (2019).
Qian Chen, Jiawen Chen, Zhijuan Yang, Jun Xu, Ligeng Xu, Chao Liang, Xiao Han, Zhuang Liu*, “Nanoparticle-enhanced radiotherapy to trigger robust cancer immunotherapy”, Adv. Mater., (2019).
Qian Chen, Chao Liang, Xiaoqi Sun, Jiawen Chen, Zhijuan Yang, He Zhao, Liangzhu Feng, and Zhuang Liu*. “H2O2-responsive Liposomal Nanoprobe for Photoacoustic Inflammation Imaging and Tumor Theranostics via In Vivo Chromogenic Assay”, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 114(21), 5343-5348 (2017).
Qian Chen?, Ligeng Xu?, ChaoLiang, Chao Wang, Rui Peng, and Zhuang Liu*. “Photothermal Therapy with Immune-adjuvant Nanoparticles Together with Checkpoint Blockade for Effective Cancer Immunotherapy”, Nat. Commun., 7, 13193 (2016).
Qian Chen, Liangzhu Feng, Jingjing Liu, Wenwen Zhu, Ziliang Dong, Yifan Wu, Zhuang Liu* “Intelligent Albumin–MnO2 Nanoparticles as pH-/H2O2-Responsive Dissociable Nanocarriers to Modulate Tumor Hypoxia for Effective Combination Therapy”, Adv. Mater., 28, 7129-7136 (2016).
Qian Chen, Zhuang Liu* “Albumin carriers for cancer theranostics: a conventional platform with new promises”, Adv. Mater., 28, 10557-10566 (2016).
Qian Chen, Xiaodong Liu, Jiawen Chen, Jianfeng Zeng*, Zhenping Cheng, Zhuang Liu* “A Self-assembled Albumin-based Nanoprobe for in vivo Ratiometric Photoacoustic pH Imaging”, Adv. Mater., 27, 6820–6827 (2015).
Qian Chen, Xin Wang, Chao Wang, Liangzhu Feng, Yonggang Li, Zhuang Liu* “Drug-Induced Self-Assembly of Modified Albumins as Nano-theranostics for Tumor-Targeted Combination Therapy”, ACS Nano, 9, 5223-5233 (2015).
Qian Chen, Chao Liang, Chao Wang, Zhuang Liu*, “An Imagable and Photothermal “Abraxane-Like” Nanodrug for Combination Cancer Therapy to Treat Subcutaneous and Metastatic Breast Tumors”, Adv. Mater., 27, 903-910 (2015).
Edited by Juan Yang