• Yihua Pei, Jianping Wang, Nisar Ul Khaliq, Fanfei Meng, Kaoutar A. Oucherif, Jie Xue, Coralie A. Richard, Monica R. Swinney, Sarena D. Horava, Amy L. Cox, Kinam Park, Yoon Yeo. Development of poly(lactic-co-glycolide) microparticles for sustained delivery of meloxicam. Journal of Controlled Release. (2023) 353: 823-831.

  • Woojun Kim*, Nhu Ky Ly*, Yanying He*, Yongzhe Li*, Zhongyue Yuan*, Yoon Yeo. Protein corona: Friend or foe? Co-opting serum proteins for nanoparticle delivery. Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews. (2023) 192: 114635. (*: co-first authors)


  • Hytham H. Gadalla, Seongsoo Lee, Hyungjun Kim, Abigail T. Armstrong, Dina Fathalla, Fawzia Habib, Hyunyoung Jeong, Wooin Lee, Yoon Yeo. Size optimization of carfilzomib nanocrystals for systemic delivery to solid tumors. Journal of Controlled Release. (2022) 352: 637–651.

  • Lee Organski, Xingxing Wang, Andrew Meyers, Yun-Chu Chen, Kinam Park, Sarena D. Horava, Coralie A. Richard, Yoon Yeo, Alexey Shashurin. Inner Surface Modification of Polyethylene Tubing Induced by Dielectric Barrier Discharge Plasma. Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology A. (2022) 40: 063005.

  • Anastasiia Vasiukhina, Sheryhan F. Gad, Elyssia N. Wellington, Danielle M. Wilmes, Yoon Yeo, Luis Solorio. PLA-PCL Microsphere Formulation to Deter Abuse of Prescription Opioids by Smoking. International Journal of Pharmaceutics. (2022) 626: 122151.

  • Fanfei Meng, Jianping Wang, Yanying He, Gregory M. Cresswell, Nadia A. Lanman, L. Tiffany Lyle, Timothy L. Ratliff, Yoon Yeo. A single local delivery of paclitaxel and nucleic acids via an immunoactive polymer eliminates tumors and induces antitumor immunity. PNAS.(2022): 119 (22) e2122595119

  • Fanfei Meng, Jianping Wang, Yoon Yeo. Nucleic acid and oligonucleotide delivery for activating innate immunity in cancer immunotherapy. Journal of Controlled Release. (2022) 345: 586-600.

  • Sooyoung Shin, Soonbum Kwon, Yoon Yeo. Meta-analysis of drug delivery approaches for treating intracellular infections. Pharm. Res. (2022) 39: 1085–1114.

  • Yun-Chu Chen, Dana E. Moseson, Coralie A. Richard, Monica R. Swinney, Sarena D. Horava, Kaoutar Abbou Oucherif, Amy L. Cox, Eric D. Hawkins, Yongzhe Li, Daniel F DeNeve, Joshua Lomeo, Aiden Zhu, Eric J. Munson, Lynne S. Taylor, Kinam Park, Yoon Yeo. Development of hot-melt extruded drug/polymer matrices for sustained delivery of meloxicam. Journal of Controlled Release. (2022) 342: 189-200.


  • Yeo Jin Choi, Keunhyeong Bak, Yoon Yeo, Yong Won Choi, Sooyoung Shin. Incident type 2 diabetes risk of selective estrogen receptor modulators in female patients with breast cancer. Pharmaceutics. (2021) 14: 925.

  • Simseok A. Yuk, Hyungjun Kim, Nader S. Abutaleb, Alexandra M. Dieterly, Maie S. Taha, Michael D. Tsifansky, L. Tiffany Lyle, Mohamed N. Seleem, Yoon Yeo. Nanocapsules modify membrane interaction of polymyxin B to enable safe systemic therapy of Gram-negative sepsis. Science Advances. (2021) 7: eabj1577.

  • Hyungjun Kim, Simseok A Yuk, Alexandra M Dieterly, Soonbum Kwon, Jinho Park, Fanfei Meng, Hytham H. Gadalla, Maria Jose Cadena, L. Tiffany Lyle, and Yoon Yeo. Nanosac, a Non-Cationic and Soft Polyphenol Nanocapsule, Enables Systemic Delivery of siRNA to Solid Tumors. ACS Nano. (2021) 15(3): 4576–4593.

  • Seungbin Kwon; Kyung Bo Kim; Yoon Yeo; Wooin Lee. Pharmacokinetic aspects of the clinically used proteasome inhibitor drugs and efforts toward the novel nanoparticulate delivery systems. Journal of Pharmaceutical Investigation. (2021) 51: 483–502.

  • Nisar Ul Khaliq; Dhawal Chobisa; Coralie A. Richard; Monica R. Swinney; Yoon Yeo. Engineering microenvironment of biodegradable polyester systems for drug stability and release control. Therapeutic Delivery. (2021) 12(1): 37-54.

  • Yun-Chu Chen; Sheryhan F. Gad; Dhawal Chobisa; Yongzhe Li; Yoon Yeo. Local drug delivery systems for inflammatory diseases: Status quo, challenges, and opportunities. Journal of Controlled Release. (2021) 330: 438-460.


  • Marwa G Elnaggar; Kunyu Jiang; Hassan E Eldesouky; Yihua Pei; Jinho Park; Simseok Yuk; Fanfei Meng; Alexandra M Dieterly; Haroon T Mohammad; Youssef A Hegazy; Hesham M Tawfeek; Aly A Abdel-Rahman; Ahmed E Aboutaleb; Mohamed M Seleem; Yoon Yeo. Antibacterial Nanotruffles for Treatment of Intracellular Bacterial Infection. Biomaterials. (2020) 262: 120344.

  • Hyun Jung Park, Sung Won Lee, Yihua Pei, Yoon Yeo, and Seokmann Hong. Topical application of zwitterionic chitosan suppresses neutrophil-mediated acute skin inflammation. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules. (2020) 1184-1193.

  • Hyungjun Kim, Heungsoo Lee, Yale Jeon, Woohyun Park, Yue Zhang, Bongjoong Kim, Hanmin Jang, Baoxing Xu, Yoon Yeo, Dong Rip Kim, Chi Hwan Lee. Bioresorbable, miniaturized porous silicon needles on flexible water-soluble backing for unobtrusive, sustained delivery of chemotherapy. ACS Nano. (2020) 14: 7227–7236.

  • Jun, Y., Xu, J., Kim, H., Park, J.E., Jeong, Y.S., Min, J.S., Yoon, N., Choi, J.Y., Yoo, J. Bae, S.K., Chung, S.J., Yeo, Y., and Lee, W. Carfilzomib delivery by quinic acid-conjugated nanoparticles: Discrepancy between tumoral drug accumulation and anticancer efficacy in a murine 4T1 orthotopic breast cancer model. J. Pharm. Sci. (2020) 109: 1615-1622.


  • Taha, Maie; Cresswell, Gregory; Park, Joonyoung; Lee, Wooin; Ratliff, Timothy; Yeo, Yoon. Sustained delivery of carfilzomib by tannic acid-based nanocapsules helps develop antitumor immunity. Nano Letters. (2019) 19: 8333-8341.

  • Wang, Jianping*; Meng, Fanfei*; Kim, Bieong-Kil; Ke, Xue; Yeo, Yoon. In-vitro and in-vivo difference in gene delivery by lithocholic acid-polyethyleneimine conjugate. Biomaterials. (2019) 217: 119296. (*: co-first authors)

  • Tamam, Hassan; Park, Jinho; Gadalla, Hytham; Masters, Andrea; Abdel-Aleem, Jelan; Abdelrahman, Sayed; Abdelrahman, Aly; Lyle, L. Tiffany; Yeo, Yoon. Development of liposomal gemcitabine with high drug loading efficiency. Molecular Pharmaceutics. (2019) 16: 2858-2871.

  • Park, Ji Eun; Park, Joonyoung; Jun, Yearin; Oh, Yunseok; Ryoo, Gongmi; Jeong, Yoo-Seong; Gadalla, Hytham H.; Min, Jee Sun; Jo, Jung Hwan; Song, Myung Geun; Kang, Keon Wook; Bae, Soo Kyung; Yeo, Yoon; and Lee, Wooin. Expanding Therapeutic Utility of Carfilzomib for Breast Cancer Therapy by Novel Albumin-coated Nanocrystal Formulation. Journal of Controlled Release. (2019) 302: 148-159.

  • Park, Jinho; Park, Joonyoung; Castanares, Mark; Collins, David; Yeo, Yoon. Magnetophoretic delivery of a tumor priming agent for chemotherapy of metastatic murine breast cancer. Molecular Pharmaceutics. (2019) 16: 1864-1873.

  • Pang, Liang; Pei, Yihua; Uzunalli, Gozde; Hyun, Hyesun; Lyle, Tiffany; Yeo, Yoon. Surface modification of polymeric nanoparticles with M2pep peptide for drug delivery to tumor-associated macrophages. Pharmaceutical Research. (2019)36:65.

  • Meng, Fanfei; Wang, Jianping; Ping, Qineng; Yeo, Yoon. Camouflaging Nanoparticles for Ratiometric Delivery of Therapeutic Combinations. Nano Letters. (2019) 19(3): 1479–1487.


  • Xu, Jun; Lee, Steve Seung-Young; Seo, Howon; Pang, Liang; Jun, Yearin; Zhang, Ruo-Yu; Zhang, Zhong-Yin; Kim, Pilhan; Lee, Wooin; Kron, Stephen J.; Yeo, Yoon. Quinic Acid-Conjugated Nanoparticles Enhance Drug Delivery to Solid Tumors via Interactions with Endothelial Selectins. Small. (2018) 14: e180361

  • Hyun, Hyesun; Park, Joonyoung; Willis, Kiela Y.; Park, Ji Eun; Lyle, L. Tiffany; Lee, Wooin; Yeo, Yoon. Surface modification of polymer nanoparticles with native albumin for enhancing drug delivery to solid tumors. Biomaterials. (2018) 180: 206-224.

  • Meng, Fanfei; Wang, Jianping; Ping, Qineng; Yeo, Yoon. Quantitative Assessment of Nanoparticle Biodistribution by Fluorescence Imaging, Revisited. ACS Nano. (2018) 12: 6458–6468.

  • Yuk, Simseok A.; Sanchez-Rodriguez, Diego A.; Tsifansky, Michael D.; Yeo, Yoon. Recent advances in nanomedicine for sepsis treatment. Therapeutic Delivery. (2018) 9(6): 435–450.

  • Park, Joonyoung; Park, Ji Eun; Hedrick, Victoria E.; Wood, Karl V.; Bonham, Connie; Lee, Wooin; and Yeo, Yoon. A Comparative In Vivo Study of Albumin-Coated Paclitaxel Nanocrystals and Abraxane. Small. (2018) 14: e1703670.

  • Gad, Sheryhan; Park, Joonyoung; Park, Ji Eun; Fetih, Gihan; Tous, Sozan; Lee, Wooin; Yeo, Yoon. Enhancing docetaxel delivery to multidrug-resistant cancer cells with albumin-coated nanocrystals. Molecular Pharmaceutics. (2018) 15: 871−881.


  • Park, Jinho; Pei, Yihua; Hyun, Hyesun; Castanares, Mark A.; Collins, David S.; Yeo, Yoon. Small molecule delivery to solid tumors with chitosan-coated PLGA particles: A lesson learned from comparative imaging. Journal of Controlled Release. (2017) 268: 407-415.

  • Kwak, Gijung; Kim, Dongkyu; Nam, Gi-hoon; Wang, Sun Young; Kim, In-San; Kim, Sun Hwa; Kwon, Ick Chan; Yeo, Yoon. Programmed Cell Death Protein Ligand-1 (PD-L1) Silencing with Polyethylenimine-Dermatan Sulfate Complex for Dual Inhibition of Melanoma Growth. ACS Nano. (2017) 11: 10135–10146.

  • Liu, L., Tamam, H., and Yeo, Y. Mixed liposome approach for ratiometric and sequential delivery of paclitaxel and gemcitabine. AAPS PharmSciTech. DOI: 10.1208/s12249-017-0877-z.

  • Appelbe, O., Kim, B.K., Rymut, N., Wang, J., Kron, S., and Yeo, Y. Radiation-enhanced delivery of plasmid DNA to tumors utilizing a novel PEI polyplex. Cancer Gene Therapy. doi:10.1038/s41417-017-0004-z.

  • Pei, Y., Mohamed, M.F., Seleem, M.N., Yeo, Y., Particle engineering for intracellular delivery of vancomycin to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)-infected macrophages. Journal of Controlled Release. (2017) 267: 133-143.

  • Hyun, H., Hashimoto-Hill, S., Kim, M., Tsifansky, M.D., Kim, C.H., Yeo, Y., Succinylated chitosan derivative has local protective effects on intestinal inflammation. ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering. (2017) 3(8): 1853-1860.

  • Kim, B.K., Kim, D., Yhee, J.Y., Kwon, I.C., Kim, S.H., Yeo, Y., Polyethylenimine-dermatan sulfate complex, a bioactive biomaterial with unique toxicity to CD146-positive cancer cells. ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering. (2017) 3(6): 990–999.

  • Han, N., Pang, L., Xu, J., Hyun, H., Park, J., and Yeo, Y. Development of surface-variable polymeric nanoparticles for drug delivery to tumors. Molecular Pharmaceutics. (2017) 14(5): 1538–1547.


  • Park, J., Sun, B., and Yeo, Y. Albumin-coated nanocrystals for carrier-free delivery of paclitaxel. Journal of Controlled Release. (2017) 263:90-101.

  • Yang, W.K., Lee C.H., Kim, M.H., Kim, S.H., Choi, H.Y., Yeo, Y., and Park, Y.C. Effects of Inhalable Microparticles of Seonpyejeongcheon-Tang in an Asthma Mouse Model. Journal of Pharmacopuncture. (2016) 19(4): 303-311.

  • Abouelmagd, S., Meng, F., Kim, B.K., Hyun, H., and Yeo, Y. Tannic acid-mediated surface functionalization of polymeric nanoparticles. ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering. (2016) 2: 2294–2303.

  • Meng, F.*, Han, N.*, Yeo, Y., Organic nanoparticle systems for spatiotemporal control of multimodal chemotherapy. Expert Opinion on Drug Delivery. (2017) 14: 427-446. (*: co-first authors)

  • Cho, E.J.*, Doh, K.O.*, Park, J.*, Hyun, H., Wilson, E., Snyder, P., Tsifansky, M.D., Yeo, Y., Zwitterionic chitosan for the systemic treatment of sepsis. Scientific Reports. (2016) 6, 29739; doi: 10.1038/srep29739. (*: co-first authors)

  • Park, J., Kadasala, N.R., Abouelmagd, S.A., Castanares, M.A., Collins, D.S., Wei, A., Yeo, Y., Polymer-iron oxide composite nanoparticles for EPR-independent drug delivery. Biomaterials. (2016) 101: 285-295.

  • Sun, B., Taha, M.S., Ramsey, B., Torregrosa-Allen, S., Elzey, B.D., and Yeo, Y. Intraperitoneal chemotherapy of ovarian cancer by hydrogel depot of paclitaxel nanocrystals. Journal of Controlled Release. (2016) 235: 91–98.


  • Pei, Y., Yeo, Y. Drug delivery to macrophages: challenges and opportunities. Journal of Controlled Release. (2016) 240: 202-211.

  • Park, J., Park, J., Pei, Y., Xu, J., Yeo, Y. Pharmacokinetics and biodistribution of recently-developed siRNA nanomedicines. Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews. 104 (2016) 93–109.

  • Park, C. G., Shasteen, C., Amoozgar, Z., Park, J., Kim, S.N., Lee, J., Lee, M.J., Suh, Y., Seok, H.K., Yeo*, Y., and Choy*, Y.B. Photo-crosslinkable Chitosan Hydrogel as a Bioadhesive for Esophageal Stents. Macromolecular Research. (2015) 23(9): 882-884.

  • Abouelmagd, S., Ku, Y.J., and Yeo, Y. Low molecular weight chitosan-coated polymeric nanoparticles for sustained and pH-sensitive delivery of paclitaxel. Journal of Drug Targeting. (2015) 23(7-8):725-735.

  • Yeo, Y. and Kim, B.K. Drug carriers: Not an innocent delivery man. AAPS J. (2015) DOI: 10.1208/s12248-015-9789-6.

  • Abouelmagd, S.*, Sun, B.*, Chang, A., Ku, Y.J., and Yeo, Y. Release kinetics study of poorly water-soluble drugs from nanoparticles: Are we doing it right? Molecular Pharmaceutics. (2015) 12(3): 997–1003.(*: co-first authors)

  • Cho, E.J.*, Sun, B.*, Doh, K.O., Wilson, E.M., Torregrosa-Allen, S., Elzey, B.D., Yeo, Y. Intraperitoneal delivery of platinum with in-situ crosslinkable hyaluronic acid gel for local therapy of ovarian cancer. Biomaterials. (2015) 37: 312-319. (*: co-first authors)

  • Lee, J.H. and Yeo, Y. Controlled Drug Release from Pharmaceutical Nanocarriers. Chemical Engineering Science. (2015) 125: 75-84.


  • Han J-M, Jung I-C, Kang W, Kim S-S, Yeo Y, Park Y-C. Reliability and validity of Leicester Cough Questionnaire Korean version. Chronic Respiratory Disease. doi: 10.1177/1479972314536206.

  • Abouelmagd, S.*, Hyun, H.*, and Yeo, Y. Extracellularly activatable nanocarriers for drug delivery to tumors. Expert Opinion on Drug Delivery. 11(10):1601-1618. (*: co-first authors)

  • Park, J., Brust, T., Lee, H.J., Lee, S.C., Watts, V., and Yeo, Y. Polydopamine-Based Simple and Versatile Surface Modification of Polymeric Nano Drug Carriers. ACS Nano. (2014) 8 (4): 3347–3356.

  • Feng, M., Ibrahim,B.M., Wilson, E.M., Doh, K.O., Bergman, B.K., Park, C., and Yeo, Y. Stabilization of a hyaluronate-associated gene delivery system using calcium ions. Biomaterials Science. (2014) 2: 936-942.

  • Hoare, T., Yeo, Y., Bellas, E., Bruggeman, J.P., Kohane, D.S., Prevention of peritoneal adhesions using hyaluronic acid-hydroxypropylmethyl cellulose rheological blends. Acta Biomaterialia. (2014) 10: 1187–1193.

  • Liu, K.C., Yeo, Y. Extracellular stability of nanoparticulate drug carriers. Archives of Pharmacal Research. (2014) 37 (1): 16-23.

  • Park, Y. C., Jin, M., Kim, S. H, Kim, M.H., Namgung, U., Yeo, Y. Effects of inhalable microparticle of flower of Lonicera japonica in a mouse model of COPD. Journal of Ethnopharmacology. (2014) 151 (1): 123–130.


  • Amoozgar, Z., Park, J., Lin, Q., Weidle, J., Yeo, Y. Development of Quinic Acid-Conjugated Nanoparticles as a Drug Carrier to Solid Tumors. Biomacromolecules. (2013) 14(7): 2389–2395.

  • Yeo, Y. Emerging Technology in Evaluation of Nanomedicine. Molecular Pharmaceutics. (2013) 10(6): 2091–2092.

  • Cho, E. J., Holback, H., Liu, K.C., Abouelmagd, S., Park, J., Yeo, Y. Nanoparticle characterization: State of the art, challenges, and emerging technologies. Molecular Pharmaceutics. (2013) 10(6): 2093–2110.

  • Gullotti, E., Park, J., Yeo, Y. Polydopamine-based surface modification for the development of peritumorally activatable nanoparticles. Pharmaceutical Research. (2013) 30:1956–1967.

  • Liu, K.C., Yeo, Y. Zwitterionic chitosan-polyamidoamine dendrimer complex nanoparticles as a pH-sensitive drug carrier. Molecular Pharmaceutics. (2013) 10(5): 1695-704.

  • Chen, Y.N., Wu, C.C., Yeo, Y., Xu, P., Lin, T.L. A DNA prime-protein boost vaccination strategy targeting turkey coronavirus spike protein fragment containing neutralizing epitope against infectious challenge. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology. (2013) 152(3–4): 359–369.


  • Jee, J.P., Na, J.H., Lee, S., Kim, S.H., Choi, K., Yeo, Y., and Kwon, I.C. Cancer targeting strategies in nanomedicine: Design and application of chitosan nanoparticles. Current Opinion in Solid State & Materials Science. (2012) 16(6): 333–342.

  • Sun, B. and Yeo, Y. Nanocrystals for the parenteral delivery of poorly water-soluble drugs. Current Opinion in Solid State & Materials Science. (2012) 16(6): 295–301.

  • Doh, K.O. and Yeo, Y. Application of polysaccharides for surface modification of nanomedicines. Therapeutic Delivery. (2012) 3(12): 1447-1456.

  • Gullotti, E. and Yeo, Y.: Beyond the imaging: Limitations of cellular uptake study in the evaluation of nanoparticles. J. Control. Release. (2012) 164(2): 170-176.

  • Amoozgar, Z., Park, J., Lin, Q., and Yeo, Y.: Low molecular-weight chitosan as a pH-sensitive stealth coating for tumor-specific drug delivery. Molecular Pharmaceutics. (2012) 9: 1262–1270. (One of the most read articles from Molecular Pharmaceutics between April and June 2012)

  • Amoozgar, Z.*, Rickett, T.*, Park, J., Tuchek, C., Shi, R.#, and Yeo, Y.#: Semi-interpenetrating network of polyethylene glycol and photocrosslinkable chitosan as an in-situ forming nerve adhesive. Acta Biomaterialia. (2012) 8: 1849-1858. (*: co-first authors; #: co-corresponding authors)

  • Bajaj, G., Van Alstine, W., and Yeo. Y.: Zwitterionic chitosan derivative, a new biocompatible pharmaceutical excipient, prevents endotoxin-mediated cytokine release. PLoS ONE. (2012) 7(1): e30899.

  • Bajaj, G., Kim, M.R., Mohammed, S.I., and Yeo, Y.: Hyaluronic acid-based hydrogel for local delivery of paclitaxel in Intraperitoneal tumors. J. Control. Release. (2012) 158(3): 386-392.

    • Bajaj, G., and Yeo, Y.: Erratum to “Hyaluronic acid-based hydrogel for regional delivery of paclitaxel to intraperitoneal tumors” [Journal of Controlled Release 158 (2012) 386–392]. J. Control. Release. (2012) 162(1): 257.

  • Amoozgar, Z. and Yeo, Y., Recent advances in stealth coating of nanoparticle drug delivery systems. WIREs Nanomedicine and Nanobiotechnology. (2012) 4:219–233.


  • Ibrahim, B.M., Park, S., Han, B., and Yeo, Y.: A strategy to delivery genes to cystic fibrosis lungs: A battle with environment. J. Control. Release (2011) 155(2): 289-295.

  • Yang, S.Y., Kang, W., Yeo, Y., Park, Y.C.: Reliability and Validity of Wisconsin Upper Respiratory Symptom Survey, Korean Version. J Epidemiol. (2011) 21(5): 313-318.

  • Ibrahim, B.M., Tsifansky, M.D., Yang, Y., and Yeo, Y.: Challenges and advances in development of inhalable drug formulations for cystic fibrosis lung disease. Expert Opinion on Drug Delivery. (2011) 8(4): 451-466.

  • Holback, H. and Yeo, Y.: Intratumoral drug delivery with nanoparticulate carriers. Pharm. Res. (2011) 28(8): 1819-1830.

  • Yang, Y., Tsifansky, M.D., Shin, S., Lin, Q., and Yeo, Y.: Mannitol-guided delivery of ciprofloxacin in artificial cystic fibrosis mucus model. Biotech. Bioeng. (2011): 108(6) 1441–1449.

  • Rickett, T.*, Amoozgar, Z.*, Tuchek, C.A., Park, J., Yeo, Y.#, and Shi, R.#: A rapidly photocrosslinkable chitosan hydrogel for peripheral neurosurgeries. Biomacromolecules. (2011) 12(1): 57-65. (*: co-first authors; #: co-corresponding authors)

  • Byun, J.S., Yang, S.Y., Jeong, I.C., Hong, K.E., Kang, W., Yeo, Y., Park, Y.C.: Effects of So-cheong-ryong-tang and Yeon-gyo-pae-dok-san on the common cold: randomized, double blind, placebo controlled trial. Journal of Ethnopharmacology. (2011) 133 (2): 642-646.


  • Yeo, Y.: Battling with environments: Drug delivery to target tissues with particles and functional biomaterials. Therapeutic Delivery. (2010) 1(6): 757-761.

  • Xu, P., Bajaj, G., Shugg, T., Van Alstine, W., and Yeo, Y.: Zwitterionic chitosan derivatives for pH-sensitive stealth coating. Biomacromolecules. (2010) 11(9): 2352-2358.

  • Park, S.W., Shin, S., Kim, C.H., Ko, A.-r., Nam, M.H., Park, S.Y., Kim, S.J., Shon, Y.B., Galinsky, R.E., Kim, H., Yeo, Y., and Jin, D.: Differential effects of insufflated, subcutaneous, and intravenous growth hormone on bone growth, cognitive function and NMDA receptor subunit expression. Endocrinology. (2010)151(9):4418-4427.

  • Rask, F., Dallabrida, S., Ismail, N., Amoozgar, Z., Yeo, Y., Rupnick, M., and Radisic, M. Photocrosslinkable chitosan modified with angiopoietin-1peptide, QHREDGS, promotes survival of neonatal rat heart cells J. Biomed. Mater. Res. A. (2010) 95(1):105-117.

  • Bajaj, G. and Yeo, Y.: Drug delivery systems for intraperitoneal therapy. Pharm. Res. (2010) 27(5): 735-738.

  • Ibrahim, B.M., Jun, S.W., Lee, M.Y., Kang, S. H. and Yeo, Y.: Development of inhalable dry powder formulation of basic fibroblast growth factor. Int. J. Pharm. (2010) 385: 66-72.

  • Yang, Y., Tsifansky, M.D., Wu, C., Yang, H., Schmidt, G., and Yeo, Y.: Inhalable antibiotic delivery using a dry powder co-delivering recombinant deoxyribonuclease and ciprofloxacin for treatment of cystic fibrosis. Pharm. Res. (2010) 27(1): 151-160.


  • Xu, P., Quick, G., and Yeo, Y. Gene delivery through the use of a hyaluronate-associated intracellularly degradable cross-linked polyethyleneimine. Biomaterials. (2009) 30(29): 5834-5843.

  • Gullotti, E. and Yeo, Y. Extracellularly activated nanocarriers: A new paradigm of tumor targeted drug delivery. Molecular Pharmaceutics. (2009) 6(4):1041-1051. (The third most-accessed articles in Molecular Pharmaceutics during April-June 2009)

  • Yang, Y., Bajaj, N., Xu, P., Ohn, K., Tsifansky, M.D., and Yeo, Y. Development of highly porous large PLGA microparticles for pulmonary drug delivery. Biomaterials. (2009) 30(10): 1947-1953.

  • Xu, P., Gullotti, E., Tong, L., Highley, C.B., Errabelli, D.R., Hasan, T., Cheng, J.X., Kohane, D.S., and Yeo, Y. Intracellular drug delivery by poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) nanoparticles, revisited. Molecular Pharmaceutics. (2009) 6(1):190-201. (One of the journal's top 20 most downloaded articles over the last 12 months)


  • Tsifansky, M.D.*, Yeo, Y.*, Evgenov, O.V., Bellas, E., Benjamin, J., Kohane, D.S. Microparticles for inhalational delivery of antipseudomonal antibiotics. The AAPS Journal. (2008) 10(2):254-260. (* authors contributed equally).

  • Domnina, Y.A., Yeo, Y., Tse, J.Y., Bellas, E., and Kohane, D.S. Spray-dried lipid-hyaluronan-polymethacrylate microparticles for drug delivery in the peritoneum. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. (2008) 87(3): 825-831.

  • Yeo, Y. and Kohane, D.S. Polymers in the prevention of peritoneal adhesions. Eur. J. Pharm. Biopharm. (2008) 68: 57-66.

  • Yeo, Y. and Kohane, D.S. A hybrid system for preventing postsurgical adhesions. Ann. Surg. (2008) 247(4): 712.

  • Snider, C. Lee, S.Y., Yeo, Y., Gregori, G.J., Robinson, J.P., and Park, K. Microenvironment-Controlled Encapsulation (MiCE) Process: Effects of PLGA Concentration, Flow Rate, and Collection Method on Microcapsule Size and Morphology. Pharm. Res. (2008) 25(1): 5-15.


  • Yeo, Y., Adil, M., Bellas, E., Astashkina, A., Chaudhary, N., and Kohane, D.S. Post-surgical adhesion prevention using a budesonide delivery system based on an in situ cross-linkable hyaluronan hydrogel. Journal of Controlled Release. (2007) 120 (3): 178-185.

  • Zumbuehl, A., Ferreira, L., Kuhn, D., Asthashkina, A., Long, L., Yeo, Y., Iaconis, T., Ghannoum, M., Fink, G.R., Langer, R., Kohane, D.S. Antifungal hydrogels. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. (2007) 104(32): 12994-12998.

  • Yeo, Y., Bellas, E., Highley, C.B., Langer, R., and Kohane, D.S. Peritoneal adhesion prevention with an in situ cross-linkable hyaluronan gel containing tissue-type plasminogen activator in a rabbit repeated-injury model. Biomaterials. (2007) 28(25): 3704-3713.

  • Ito, T., Yeo, Y., Highley, C.B., Bellas, E., Kohane, D.S. Dextran- based in-situ cross-linked injectable hydrogels to prevent peritoneal adhesions. Biomaterials. (2007) 28(23): 3418-3426.

  • Yeo, Y., Ito, T., Bellas, E., Highley, C.B., Marini, R., and Kohane, D.S., In situ cross-linkable hyaluronan hydrogels containing polymeric nanoparticles for preventing post-surgical adhesions. Ann. Surg. (2007) 245(5): 819-824.

  • Ito, T., Fraser, I.P., Yeo, Y., Highley, C.B., and Kohane, D.S. Anti-inflammatory function of an in-situ cross-linkable conjugate hydrogel of hyaluronic acid and dexamethasone. Biomaterials. (2007) 28(10): 1778-1786.

  • Ito, T., Yeo, Y., Highley, C.B., Bellas, E., Benitez, C., and Kohane, D.S. The prevention of peritoneal adhesions by in-situ cross-linking hydrogels of hyaluronic acid and cellulose derivatives. Biomaterials. (2007) 28(6): 975-983.


  • Yeo, Y., Geng, W., Ito, T., Kohane, D.S., Burdick, J., and Radisic, M., A photocrosslinkable hydrogel for myocyte cell culture and injection. J. Biomed. Mat. Res. (2006) 81B(2): 312-322.

  • Jia, X., Yeo, Y., Clifton, R.J., Jiao, T., Kohane, D.S., Kobler, J., Zeitels, S.M., and Langer R. Hyaluronic Acid-Based Microgels and Microgel Networks for Vocal Fold Restoration. Biomacromolecules.(2006) 7(12): 3336-3344.

  • Karp, J.M.*, Yeo, Y.*, Geng, W., Cannizarro, C., Yan, K., Kohane, D.S., Vunjak-Novakovic, G., Langer, R., and Radisic, M. A photolithographic method to create cellular micropatterns. Biomaterials. (2006) 27(27): 4755-4764. (* authors contributed equally)

  • Fukuda, J., Khademhosseini, A., Yeo, Y., Yeh, J., Yang, X., Eng, G., Wang, C.-F., Kohane, D.S., and Langer, R. Micromolding of photocrosslinkable chitosan hydrogel for spheroid microarray and co-cultures. Biomaterials. (2006) 27(30): 5259-5267.

  • Yeo, Y., Highley, C.B., Bellas, E., Ito, T., Marini, R., Langer, R., and Kohane, D.S., In situ cross-linkable hyaluronic acid hydrogels prevent post-operative abdominal adhesions in a rabbit model. Biomaterials. (2006) 27(27): 4698-4705.

  • Yeo, Y., Burdick, J.A., Highley, C.B., Marini, R., Langer, R., and Kohane, D.S., Peritoneal application of chitosan and UV-cross-linkable chitosan. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. (2006) 78A(4): 668-675.

  • Kohane, D.S., Tse, J.Y., Yeo, Y., Padera, R., Shubina, M., Langer, R., Biodegradable polymeric microspheres and nanospheres for drug delivery in the peritoneum. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. (2006) 77A(2): 351-361.

  • Park, J.H., Ye, M., Yeo, Y., Lee, W.K., Paul, C., and Park, K., Reservoir-Type Microcapsules Prepared by the Solvent Exchange Method: Effect of Formulation Parameters on Microencapsulation of Lysozyme. Molecular Pharmaceutics. (2006) 3(2): 135-143.

  • Yeo, Y., Bellas, E., Firestone, W., Langer, R., and Kohane, D.S., Complex coacervates for thermally sensitive controlled release of flavor compounds. J. Agric. Food Chem. (2005) 53(19): 7518-7525. (* Received news recognition in August 24, 2005 issue of Institute of Food Technologists Weekly Newsletter.)

  • Yeo, Y. and Park, K., A new microencapsulation method using an ultrasonic atomizer based on interfacial solvent exchange. J. Controlled Release (2004) 100(3): 379-388.

  • Yeo, Y. and Park, K., Characterization of reservoir-type microcapsules made by the solvent exchange method. AAPS PharmSciTech (2004) 5(4): article 52.

  • Yeo, Y., Chen, A.U., Basaran, O.A., and Park, K., Solvent exchange method: a novel microencapsulation technique using dual microdispensers. Pharm. Res. (2004) 21(8): 1419-1427. Cover page.

  • Yeo, Y. and Park, K., Control of encapsulation efficiency and initial burst in polymeric microparticle systems. Arch. Pharmacal Res. (2004) 27(1): 1-12.

  • Yeo, Y., Basaran, O.A. and Park, K., A new process for making reservoir-type microcapsules using ink-jet technology and interfacial phase separation. J. Controlled Release (2003) 93(2): 161-173.

  • Yeo, Y., Baek, N. and Park, K., Microencapsulation methods for delivery of protein drugs. Biotechnol. Bioprocess Eng. (2001) 6: 213-230.