(#equal contribution, *corresponding)


V. A. Sioson, M. Kim, J. Joo*
Challenges in delivery systems for CRISPR-based genome editing and opportunities of nanomedicine

Biomedical Engineering Letters, 11, 217-233 (2021). article

H. Kim, H. S. Lee, J. H. Ahn, K. S. Hong, J. G. Jang, J. An, Y. -H. Mun, S. -Y. Yoo, Y. J. Choi, M. -Y. Yun, G. Y. Song, J. Joo, D. H. Na,* H. N. Kim,* H. H. Park,* J. -Y. Lee,* W. Lee*
Lung-selective 25-hydroxycholesterol nanotherapeutics as a suppressor of COVID-19-associated cytokine storm

Nano Today, 38, 101149 (2021). article

J. Joo*
Diagnostic and Therapeutic Nanomedicine
Advanced Imaging and Bio Techniques for Convergence Science, Chapter 15, 401-447. book chapter
a part of Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, vol 1310, Springer (2021). book

S. Lee, J. Lee, H. Byun, S. Kim, J. Joo, H. H. Park, H. Shin*
Evaluation of the anti-oxidative and ROS scavenging properties of biomaterials coated with epigallocatechin gallate for tissue engineering
Acta Biomaterialia, 124, 166-178 (2021). article

S. Kim,# J. Lee,# B. Koo, D. Kwon, S. Jeon, Y. Shin,* J. Joo*
Floating magnetic membrane for rapid enrichment of pathogenic bacteria
BioChip Journal, 15, 61-68 (2021). article


Y. J. Reo,# Y. W. Jun,# S. W. Cho, J. Jeon, H. Roh, S. Singha, M. Dai, S. Sarkar, H. R. Kim, S. Kim, Y. Jin, Y. L. Jung, Y. J. Yang, C. Ban, J. Joo*, K. H. Ahn*
Systematic study on discrepancy of fluorescent properties between in solutions and in cells: Super-bright, environment-insensitive benzocoumarin dyes
Chemical Communications, 56, 10556-10559 (2020). article

P. Ceroni, Y. Chao, C. Crucho, L. De Cola, A. Fucikova, A. Goyal, J. Joo, A.R. Kamali, L. Osminkina, S. Silvestrini, H. Stephan, W. Sun, M. L. Tang
Silicon nanostructures for sensing and bioimaging: general discussion
Faraday Discussions, 222, 384-389 (2020). article

G. -H. Kim,# G. Lee,# M. -H. Kang, M. Kim, Y. Jin, S. Beck, J. Cheon, J. Sung,  J. Joo*
Luminescent silicon nanoparticles for distinctive tracking of cellular targeting and trafficking
Faraday Discussions, 222, 304-317 (2020). article


Y. Park,# J. Yoo,# M.-H. Kang,# W. Kwon,* J. Joo*
Photoluminescent and biodegradable porous silicon nanoparticles for biomedical imaging
Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 7, 6271-6292 (2019). article | front cover
Themed collection of Journal of Materials Chemistry B Emerging Investigators
Journal of Materials Chemistry B profiles: Contributors to the Emerging Investigators 2019 Issue

M. Jeun,# H. J. Lee,# S. Park,# E. -J. Do, J. Choi, Y. -N. Sung, S. -M. Hong, S. -Y. Kim, D. -H. Kim, J. Y. Kang, H. -N. Son, J. Joo, E. Song, S. W. Hwang, S. H. Park, D. -H. Yang, B. D. Ye, J. -S. Byeon, J. Choe, S. -K. Yang, H. Moinova, S. D. Markowitz, K. H. Lee,* S. -J. Myung*
A novel blood-based colorectal cancer diagnostic technology using electrical detection of colon cancer secreted protein-2
Advanced Science, 6, 1802115 (2019). article front cover

M. Jue,# S. Lee,# B. Paulson,# J. -M. Namgoong, H. Y. Yu, G. Kim, S. Jeon, D. -M. Shin, M.-S. Choo, J. Joo, Y. Moon, C. -G. Pack, J. K. Kim*
Optimization of ZnO nanorod-based surface enhanced Raman scattering substrates for bio-applications
Nanomaterials, 9, 447 (2019). article

S. Lee, J. -M. Namgoong, H. Y. Yu, M. Jue, G. Kim, S. Jeon, D. -M. Shin, M. -S. Choo, J. Joo, C. -G. Pack, J. K. Kim*
Diagnosis in a preclinical model of bladder pain syndrome using a Au/ZnO nanorod-based SERS substrate
Nanomaterials, 9, 224 (2019). article

H. Liu, Y. Luan, B. Koo, E. Y. Lee, J. Joo, T. N. T. Dao, F. Zhao, L. Zhong, K. Yun, Y. Shin*
Cucurbituril-based reusable nanocomposites for efficient molecular encapsulation
ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 7, 5440-5448 (2019). article

Y. Jung,# Y. Kim,# N. H. Kim, J. Lee, K. -H. Kim, J. Jung, Y. Huh, H. -J. Jang, J. Joo,* S. Park,* D. Kim*
A wavelength-tunable and facilely functionable D-A type naphthalene core skeleton: Synthesis, photophysical property, and bio-imaging applications for cells and tissues
Dyes and Pigments, 162, 104-111 (2019). article

S. M. Bae,# D. -J. Bae,# E. -J. Do,# G. Oh, S. W. Yoo, G. -J. Lee, J. S. Chae, Y. Yun, S. Kim, K. H. Kim, E. Chung, J. K. Kim, S. W. Hwang, S. H. Park, D. -H. Yang, B. D. Ye, J. -S. Byeon, S. -K. Yang, J. Joo, S. -Y. Kim,* S. -J. Myung*
Multi-spectral fluorescence imaging of colon dysplasia in vivo using a multi-spectral endoscopy system
Translational Oncology, 12, 226-235 (2019). article


M. Köhler,# B. Paulson,# S. Lee, A. Dicker, P. van Krieken, J. Y. Kim, C.-G. Pack, J. Joo, P.-O. Berggren,* J. K. Kim*
Integrative microendoscopic system combined with conventional microscope for live animal tissue imaging
Journal of Biophotonics, 11, e201800206 (2018). article | front cover

Y. Jin,# D. Kim,# H. Roh, S. Kim. S. Hussain, J. Kang, C. -G. Pack, J. K. Kim, S. -J. Myung, E. Ruoslahti, M. J. Sailor,* S. C. Kim,* J. Joo*
Tracking the fate of porous silicon nanoparticles delivering a peptide payload by intrinsic photoluminescence lifetime
Advanced Materials, 30, 1802878 (2018). article

S. M. Bae,# S. J. Park,# M. Choi, M. Song, Y. E. Cho, E. -J. Do, Y. -M. Ryu, S. Park, B. -H. Lee, S. -W. Lee, S. W. Hwang, S. H. Park, D. -H. Yang, B. D. Ye, J. -S. Byeon, S. -K. Yang, J. Joo, S. -Y. Kim,* S. -J. Myung*
PSP1, a phosphatidylserine-recognizing peptide, is useful for visualizing radiatioin-induced apoptosis in colorectal cancer in vitro and in vivo
Translational Oncology, 11, 1044-1052 (2018). article

S. Hussain,# J. Joo,# J. Kang, B. Kim, G. B. Braun, Z. -G. She, D. Kim, A. P. Mann, T. Molder, T. Teesalu, S. Carnazza, S. Guglielmino, M. J. Sailor, E. Ruoslahti*
Antibiotic-loaded nanoparticles targeted to the site of infection enhance antibacterial efficacy
Nature Biomedical Engineering, 2, 95-103 (2018). article | news and views | behind the paper


J. Kim,# E.-J. Do,# H. Moinova, S. M. Bae, J. Y. Kang, S. -M. Hong, S. P. Fink, J. Joo, Y.-A. Suh, S. J. Jang, S. W. Hwang, S. H. Park, D.-H. Yang, B. D. Ye, J.-S. Byeon, J. Choe, S.-K. Yang, S. D. Markowitz, S.-Y. Kim,* S.-J. Myung*
Molecular imaging of colorectal tumors by targeting colon cancer secreted protein-2 (CCSP-2)
Neoplasia, 19, 805-816 (2017). article

D. Kim,# J. Kang,# T. Wang,# H. G. Ryu, J. M. Zuidema, J. Joo, M. Kim, Y. Huh, J. Jung, K. H. Ahn, K. H. Kim, M. J. Sailor*
Two-photon in vivo imaging with porous silicon nanoparticles
Advanced Materials, 29, 1703309 (2017). article

Y. Mao,# D. Kim,# J. Joo, M. J. Sailor, R. Hopson, L. -Q. Wang*
Hyperpolarized 129 Xe nuclear magnetic resonance study of mesoporous silicon sponge materials
Journal of Materials Research, 32, 3038-3045 (2017). article


J. Kang, J. Joo, E. J. Kwon, M. Skalak, S. Hussain, Z.-G. She, E. Ruoslahti, S. N. Bhatia, M. J. Sailor*
Self-sealing porous silicon-calcium silicate core-shell nanoparticles for targeted siRNA delivery to the injured brain
Advanced Materials, 28, 7962-7969 (2016). article

J. Joo, E. J. Kwon, J. Kang, M. Skalak, E. J. Anglin, A. P. Mann, E. Ruoslahti, S. N. Bhatia, M. J. Sailor*
Porous silicon-graphene oxide core-shell nanoparticles for targeted delivery of siRNA to the injured brain
Nanoscale Horizons, 1, 407-414 (2016). article | inside back cover

A. P. Mann,# P. Scodeller,# S. Hussain, J. Joo, E. J. Kwon, G. B. Braun, T. Molder, Z.-G. She, V. R. Kotamraju, B. Ranscht, S. Krajewski, T. Teesalu, S. N. Bhatia, M. J. Sailor, E. Ruoslahti*
A peptide for targeted, systemic delivery of imaging and therapeutic compounds into acute brain injuries
Nature Communications, 7, 11980 (2016). article | featured in Nature Reviews Materials  | news

D. Kim,# J. Joo,# Y. Pan, A. Boarino, Y. W. Jun, K. H. Ahn, B. Arkles,* M. J. Sailor* 
Thermally induced silane dehydrocoupling on silicon nanostructures
Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 55, 6423-6427 (2016). article

J. Joo,# T. Defforge,# A. Loni,# D. Kim, Z. Y. Li, M. J. Sailor,* G. Gautier,* L. T. Canham*
Enhanced quantum yield of photoluminescent porous silicon prepared by supercritical drying
Applied Physics Letters, 108, 153111 (2016). article

J. Wang, J. Joo, R. M. Kennard, S. W. Lee,* M. J. Sailor*
Thermolytic grafting of polystyrene to porous silicon
Chemistry of Materials, 28, 79-89 (2016). article

~ 2015

J. Joo, X. Liu, V. R. Kotamraju, E. Ruoslahti, Y. Nam, M. J. Sailor*
Gated luminescence imaging of silicon nanoparticles
ACS Nano, 9, 6233-6241 (2015). article

B. Chung, G. W. Shin, W. Choi, J. Joo, S. Jeon, G. Y. Jung*
Precise characterization method of antibody‐conjugated magnetic nanoparticles for pathogen detection using stuffer‐free multiplex ligation‐dependent probe amplification
Electrophoresis, 35, 3283-3289 (2014). article

J. Joo, J. F. Cruz, S. Vijayakumar, J. Grondek, M. J. Sailor*
Photoluminescent porous Si/SiO2 core/shell nanoparticles prepared by borate oxidation
Advanced Functional Materials, 24, 5688-5694 (2014). article | frontispiece cover

Z. Qin, J. Joo, L. Gu, M. J. Sailor*
Size control of porous silicon nanoparticles by electrochemical perforation etching
Particle & Particle Systems Characterization, 31, 252-256 (2014). article | front cover

D. Kwon, J. Joo, S. Lee, S. Jeon*
A facile and sensitive method for detecting cardiac markers using ubiquitous pH meters
Analytical chemistry, 85, 12134-12137 (2013). article

J. Joo, D. Kwon, H. H. Shin, K. H. Park, H. J. Cha, S. Jeon*
A facile and sensitive method for detecting pathogenic bacteria using personal glucose meters
Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 188, 1250-1254 (2013). article

L. Gu, D. J. Hall, Z. Qin, E. Anglin, J. Joo, D. J. Mooney, S. B. Howell, M. J. Sailor*
In vivo time-gated fluorescence imaging with biodegradable luminescent porous silicon nanoparticles
Nature Communications, 4, 2326 (2013). article | editor’s choice at Science

D. Kwon,# J. Joo,# J. Lee, K. H. Park, S. Jeon*
Magnetophoretic chromatography for the detection of pathogenic bacteria with the naked eye
Analytical chemistry, 85, 7594-7598 (2013). article

J. Joo, Y. Ye, D. Kim, J. Lee, S. Jeon*
Magnetically recoverable hybrid TiO2 nanocrystal clusters with enhanced photocatalytic activity
Materials Letters, 93, 141-144 (2013). article

J. Joo, D. Kwon, C. Yim, S. Jeon*
Highly sensitive diagnostic assay for the detection of protein biomarkers using microresonators and multifunctional nanoparticles
ACS Nano, 6, 4375-4381 (2012). article

J. Joo, C. Yim, D. Kwon, J. Lee, H. H. Shin, H. J. Cha, S. Jeon*
A facile and sensitive detection of pathogenic bacteria using magnetic nanoparticles and optical nanocrystal probes
Analyst, 137, 3609-3612 (2012). article | front cover | 2012’s top 25 most read articles

J. Joo, H. Seo, C. Chun, K. Han, H. Jung, S. Kim, S. Jeon*
A rapid and facile method for measuring corrosion rates using dynamic light scattering
Analyst, 137, 584-587 (2012). article | back cover

D. Lee, D. Kwon, W. Ko, J. Joo, H. Seo, S. S. Lee, S. Jeon*
A rapid and facile signal enhancement method for microcantilever-based immunoassays using the agglomeration of ferromagnetic nanoparticles
Chemical Communications, 48, 7182-7184 (2012). article

W. Ko, C. Yim, N. Jung, J. Joo, S. Jeon,* H. Seo, S. S. Lee, J. C. Park
A visible light-induced photocatalytic silver enhancement reaction for gravimetric biosensors
Nanotechnology, 22, 405502 (2011). article

C. Chun,# J. Joo,# D. Kwon, C. S. Kim, H. J. Cha, M. S. Chung, S. Jeon*
A facile and sensitive immunoassay for the detection of alpha-fetoprotein using gold-coated magnetic nanoparticle clusters and dynamic light scattering
Chemical Communications, 47, 11047-11049 (2011). article

H. Seo, J. Joo, W. Ko, N. Jung, S. Jeon*
Photocatalytic silver enhancement reaction for gravimetric immunosensors
Nanotechnology, 21, 505502 (2010). article

J. Joo, D. Kim, D. J. Yun, H. Jun, S. W. Rhee, J. S. Lee, K. Yong, S. Kim, S. Jeon*
The fabrication of highly uniform ZnO/CdS core/shell structures using a spin-coating-based successive ion layer adsorption and reaction methods
Nanotechnology, 21, 325604 (2010). article

J. Joo, J. Shim, H. Seo, N. Jung, U. Wiesner, J. Lee, S. Jeon*
Enhanced photocatalytic activity of highly crystallized and ordered mesoporous titanium oxide measured by silicon resonators
Analytical chemistry, 82, 3032-3037 (2010). article

H. Kim, Y. Tak, K. Senthil, J. Joo, S. Jeon, K. Yong*
Novel heterostructure of CdS nanoparticle/WO3 nanowhisker: Synthesis and photocatalytic properties
Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology B, 27, 2182-2186 (2009). article

J. Joo, D. Lee, M. Yoo, S. Jeon*
ZnO nanorod-coated quartz crystals as self-cleaning thiol sensors for natural gas fuel cells
Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 138, 485-490 (2009). article