Journal Papers

  equal contribution;  *corresponding author


34. Wei, K.; Toncelli, C.; Rossi, R. M.; *Boesel, L. F. Hydrogel fibers from MWS, Wiley Book Chapter, in press.


33. #Su, L.; #Feng, Y.; Wei, K.; Xu, X.; Liu, R.; Chen, G. Carbohydrate-Based Macromolecular Biomaterials. Chem. Rev. 2021, 121, 18, 10950–11029. (for special issue of 2021 - Polymeric Biomaterials.) [fulltext]

32. #Yang, B.; #Wei, K.; Loebel, K.; Zhang, K.; Feng, Q.; Li, R.; Wong, D. S.; Xu, X.; Lau, C.; Chen, X.; Zhao, P.; Yin, C.; Burdick, J. A.; *Wang, Y.; *Bian, L. Enhanced mechanosensing of cells in synthetic 3D matrix with controlled biophysical dynamics. Nat. Comm. 2021, 12, 3514. [fulltext]


31. Armagan, E.; Wei, K.; Fortunato, G.; *Amstad, E.; *Rossi, R. M.; Chemically Stable, Reversible and Broad-Range Oxygen Sensing Based on Purely Organic Long-Lived Photoemitters. ACS Appl. Polym. Mater. 2021, 3(5), 2480-2488. [fulltext]


30. Anthis, A. H. C.; Hu, X.; Matter, M. T.; Neuer, A. L.; Wei, K.; Schlegel, A. A.; Starsich, F. H. L.; *Herrmann, I. K. Chemically Stable, Strongly Adhesive Sealant Patch for Intestinal Anastomotic Leakage Prevention. Adv. Funct. Mater. 2021, 2007099. [fulltext]


29. #Xu, X.; #Xia, X.; Zhang, K.; Rai, A.; Li, Z.; Zhao, P.; Wei, K.; Zou, L.; Yang, B.; Wong, W. K.; *Chiu, P. W. Y.; *Bian L. Bioadhesive Hydrogels Demonstrating pH-Independent and Ultra-Fast Gelation Promote Gastric Ulcer Healing. Sci. Trans. Med. 202012, eaba8014. [fulltext]

28. #Chen, X.; #Lai, N. C-H.; #Wei, K.; Li, R.; Cui, M.; Yang, B.; Wong, S. H. D.; Deng, Y.; Li, J.; *Bian, L. Biomimetic presentation of cryptic ligands via unfolding of single-chain nanogels for synergistic regulation of stem cells. ACS Nano, 2020, 14, 4, 4027. [fulltext]

27. #Gursoy, A.; #Iranshahi, K.; Wei, K.; Tello, A.; Armagan, E.; Boesel, L.; Sorin, F.; Rossi, R.; *Defraeye, T.; *Toncelli, C. Facile fabrication of microfluidic chips for 3D hydrodynamic focusing and wet spinning of polymeric fibers. Polymers 2020, 12, 633. [fulltext]

26. Armagan, E.; Thiyagarajan, S.; Wei, K.; Gursoy, A.; Fortunato, G.; Amstad, E.; Rossi, R. M.; *Toncelli, C. Reversible Oxygen Sensing Based on Multi-Emission Fluorescence Quenching. Sensors 2020, 20, 477.[fulltext]



25. #Wei, K.; #Senturk, B.; Matter, M. T.; Wu, X.; Herrmann, I. K.; *Rottmar, M.; *Toncelli, C. Mussel-inspired injectable hydrogel adhesive formed under mild conditions features near-native tissue properties. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2019, 11, 51, 47707-47719. [fulltext]

24. Li, R.; Lin, S.; Zhu, M.; Deng, Y.; Chen, X.; Wei, K.; Xu, J.; Li, G.; *Bian, L. Synthetic presentation of noncanonical Wnt5a motif promotes mechanosensing-dependent differentiation of stem cells and regeneration. Sci. Adv. 2019, 5, eaaw3896. [fulltext]

23. Chen, X.; Li, R.; Wong, S. H. D.; Wei, K.; Cui, M.; Chen, H.; Jiang, Y.; Yang, B.; Zhao, P.; Xu, J.; Chen, H.; Yin, C.; Lin, S.; Lee, W. Y. W.; Jing, Y.; Li, Z.; Yang, Z.; Xia, J.; Chen, G.; Li, G.; *Bian, L. Conformational manipulation of scale-up prepared single-chain polymeric nanogels for multiscale regulation of cells. Nat. Comm. 2019, 10, 2705. [Fulltext]

22. Xu, J.; Feng, Q.; Lin, S.; Yuan, W.; Li, R.; Li, J.; Wei, K.; Chen, X.; Zhang, K.; Yang, Y.; Wu, T.; Wang, B.; Zhu, M.; Guo, R.; Li, G.; *Bian, L. Injectable stem cell-laden supramolecular hydrogels enhance in situ osteochondral regeneration via the sustained co-delivery of hydrophilic and hydrophobic chondrogenic molecules. Biomaterials 2019, 210, 51-61. [Fulltext]

21. Wei, K.; Chen, X.; Zhao, P.; Feng, Q.; Yang, B.; Li, R.; Zhang, Z.; Bian, L. Stretchable and Bio-adhesive Supramolecular Hydrogels Activated by A One-Stone-Two-Bird Post-Gelation Functionalization Method. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2019, 11, 16328-16335. [Fulltext]

20. Zhang, K.; Yuan, W.; Wei, K.; Yang, B.; Chen, X.; *Bian, L. Highly dynamic nanocomposite hydrogels self-assembled by metal ion-ligand coordination. Small 2019, 15, 1900242. [Fulltext]

19. Feng, Q.; Xu, J.; Zhang, K.; Yao, H.; Zheng, N.; Zheng, L.; Wang, J.; Wei, K.; Xiao, X.; *Qin, L.; *Bian, L. Dynamic and Cell-Infiltratable Hydrogels as Injectable Carrier of Therapeutic Cells and Drugs for Treating Challenging Bone Defects. ACS Cent. Sci. 2019, 5, 440-450. [Fulltext]


18. Yang, B.; Wei, Z., Chen, X., *Wei, K., *Bian, L. Manipulating the mechanical properties of biomimetic hydrogels with multivalent host–guest interactions. J. Mater. Chem. B 2019, 7, 1726-1733. [Fulltext]



17. #Chen, X.; #Dong, C.; #Wei, K.; #Yao, Y.; Feng, Q.; Zhang, K.; Han, F.; Mak, A. F.-T.; Li, B.; *Bian, L. Supramolecular hydrogels cross-linked by preassembled host–guest PEG cross-linkers resist excessive, ultrafast, and non-resting cyclic compression. NPG Asia Mater. 2018, 10, 788-799. [Fulltext]


16. Feng, Q.; Wei, K.; Zhang, K.; Yang, B.; Tian, F.; Wang, G.; *Bian, L. One-pot solvent exchange preparation of non-swellable, thermoplastic, stretchable, and adhesive supramolecular hydrogels based on dual synergistic physical crosslinking. NPG Asia Mater. 2018, 10, e455. [Fulltext]


15. Zhu, M.; Wei, K.; Lin, S.; Wu, C.C.; *Li, G.; *Bian, L. Bio-adhesive polymersome for localized and sustained drug delivery at pathological sites with harsh enzymatic and fluidic environment via supramolecular host-guest complexation. Small 2018, 14, 1702288. [Fulltext]



14. Wei, K.; Chen, X.; Li, R.; Feng, Q.; *Bian, L. Multivalent Host–Guest Hydrogels as Fatigue-Resistant 3D Matrix for Excessive Mechanical Stimulation of Encapsulated Cells. Chem. Mater. 2017, 29, 8604-8610. [Fulltext]

13. Zhao, P.; Wei, K.; Feng, Q.; Chen, H.; Wong, D. S. H.; Chen, X.; Wu, C.; *Bian, L. Mussel-mimetic hydrogels with defined cross-linkers achieved by controlled catechol dimerization exhibiting tough adhesion for wet biological tissues. Chem. Comm. 2017, 53, 12000-12003. [Fulltext]


12. Kang, H.; Kim, M.; Feng, Q.; Lin, S.; Wei, K.; Li R.; Choi, C.; Kim, T.; Li, G.; Oh, J.; *Bian, L. Nanolayered hybrid mediates synergistic co-delivery of ligand and ligation activator for inducing stem cell differentiation and tissue healing. Biomaterials 2017, 149, 12-28. [Fulltext]

11. Kang, H.; Wong, D.; Yan, X.; Jung, H.; Kim, S.; Lin, S.; Wei, K.; Li, G.; Dravid, V.; *Bian, L. Remote Control of Multimodal Nanoscale Ligand Oscillations Regulates Stem Cell Adhesion and Differentiation. ACS Nano 2017, 11, 9636-9649. [Fulltext]



10. #Xu, Y.; #Wei, K.; Feng, Q.; *Bian, L. Preserving the Adhesion of Catechol-Conjugated Hydrogels by Thiourea-Quinone Coupling. Biomater. Sci. 2016, 4, 1726-1730. [Fulltext]

9. Liu, Y.; Zhang, Y.; Wang, Z.; Wang, Z.; Wei, K.; *Chen, G.; *Jiang, M. Building Nanowires from Micelles: Hierarchical Self-Assembly of Alternating Amphiphilic Glycopolypeptide Brushes with Pendants of High-Mannose Glycodendron and Oligophenylalanine. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 12387-12394. [Fulltext]

8. #Feng, Q.; #Wei, K.; Lin, S.; Xu, Z.; Sun, Y.; Shi, P.; Li, G.; *Bian, L. Mechanically resilient, bioadhesive, and injectable supramolecular gelatin hydrogels crosslinked by weak host-guest interactions assist cell infiltration and in situ tissue regeneration. Biomaterials 2016, 101, 217-228. [Fulltext]


7. Huang, H.; Xu, J.; Wei, K.; Xu, Y.; Choi, C. K; Zhu, M.; *Bian, L. Bioactive nanocomposite poly (ethylene glycol) hydrogels crosslinked by multifunctional layered double hydroxides nano-crosslinkers. Macromol. Biosci. 2016, 16, 1019-1026. [Fulltext]


6. Wei, K.; Zhu, M.; Su, Y.; Xu, J.; Feng, Q.; Lin, S.; Wu, T.; Xu, J.; Tian, F.; Xia, J.; Li, G.; *Bian, L. Robust biopolymeric supramolecular “Host-Guest Macromer” hydrogels reinforced by in situ formed multivalent nanoclusters for cartilage regeneration. Macromolecules 2016, 49, 866–875. [Fulltext]



5. Feng, Q.; Zhu, M.; Wei, K.; *Bian, L. Cell-Mediated Degradation Regulates Human Mesenchymal Stem Cell Chondrogenesis and Hypertrophy in MMP Sensitive Hyaluronic Acid Hydrogels. PLoS ONE 2014, 9(6): e99587. [Fulltext]



4. Zhao, Y.; Sakai, F.; Su, L.; Liu, Y.; Wei. K.; *Chen, G.; *Jiang, M. Progressive macromolecular self-assembly: from biomimetic chemistry to bio-inspired materials. Adv. Mater. 2013, 25, 5215-5256. [Fulltext]

3. Wei, K.; Li, J.; *Chen, G.; *Jiang, M. Dual molecular recognition leading to a protein-polymer conjugate and further self-assembly. ACS Macro Letters 2013, 2, 278-283. [Fulltext]



2. Wei, K.; Li, J.; Liu, J.; *Chen, G.; *Jiang, M. Reversible vesicles of supramolecular hybrid nanoparticles. Soft Matter 2012, 8, 3300-3303. [Fulltext]



1. Wei, K.; Su, L.; *Chen, G.; *Jiang, M. Does PNIPAM block really retard the micelle-to-vesicle transition of its copolymer? Polymer 2011, 52, 3647-3654. [Fulltext]

Book Chapters

1. Wei, K.; Toncelli, C.; Rossi, M. R.; Bosel L. F. Hydrogel fibers produced by microfluidic wet spinning, 2020, in press


1. US9889086B2: A bioadhesive and injectable hydrogel.

2. US10208104B2: Fast and efficient conjugation method based on thiourea-catechol coupling.

3. CN106866977B: 快速且高效的缀合方法

4. CN108250353B 一种大量制备多种聚合物单链纳米颗粒的可扩展的通用方法

PhD thesis

Polymer-based Complex Hybrid Self-assembly Systems [基于聚合物的杂化复杂自组装体系]

Department of Macromolecular Science, Fudan Uniersity, April 1, 2013. [Fulltext]