Gergen AK, Madsen HJ, Rocker AJ, White AM, Jones K, Merrick DT, Park D*, Rove JY*. Making a painless drain: Proof of concept. Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 2022.

Rocker AJ, Cavasin M,Johnson NR, Shandas R, Park D*. A Sulfonated Thermoresponsive Injectable Gel for Sequential Release of Therapeutic Proteins to Protect Cardiac Function After a Myocardial Infarction. ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering, 8(9): 3883-3898, 2022.

Bardill J, Gilani A, Laughter MR, Mirsky D, O’Neill B, Park D*, Marwan AI*. Preliminary results of a reverse thermal gel patch for fetal ovine myelomeningocele repair. Journal of Surgical Research, 270: 113-123, 2022.

Laughter MR, Nelson AL, Bortot M, Pena B, Liu B, Park D. Multifunctional fluorocarbon-conjugated nanoparticles of varied morphologies to enhance diagnostic effects in breast cancer. Nano Biomed Eng, 13(1): 52-61, 2021.

Bardill JR, Williams SM, Laughter MR, Park D*, Marwan AI*. Evaluation of scaffolding, inflammatory response, and wound healing support of a reverse thermal gel for myelomeningocele patching. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 138(11): 50013, 2021.

Lim JW, Na W, Kim HO, Yeom M, Kang A, Park G, Park C, Ki J, Lee S, Jung B, Jeong HH, Park D, Song D, Haam S. Co-delivery of antigens and immunostimulants via a polyersome for improvement of antigen-specific immune response. Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 8(26): 5620-5626, 2020.

Rocker AJ, Lee DJ, Shandas R, Park D*. Injectable polymeric delivery system for spatiotemporal and sequential release of therapeutic proteins to promote therapeutic angiogenesis and reduce inflammation. ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering, 6(2): 1217-1227, 2020.

Bardill JR, Park D*, Marwan AI*. Improved coverage of mouse myelomeningocele with a mussel inspired reverse thermal gel. Journal of Surgical Research, 251: 262-274, 2020.

Lee DJ, Cavasin MA, Rocker AJ, Soranno DE, Meng X, Shandas R, Park D*. An injectable sulfonated reversible thermal gel for therapeutic angiogenesis to protect cardiac function after a myocardial infarction. Journal of Biological Engineering, 13(1): 6, 2019.

Pena B, Maldonado M, Bonham AJ, Laughter MR, Rowland TJ, Bardill JR, Ramon NA, Taylor MRG, Anseth KS, Shandas R, Park D*, Mestroni L*. A gold nanoparticle functionalized reverse thermal gel for tissue engineering applications. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 11(20): 18671-18680, 2019.

Bardill JR, Williams SM, Shabeka U, Niswander L, Park D*, Marwan AI*. An injectable reverse thermal gel for minimally invasive coverage of mouse myelomeningocele. Journal of Surgical Research, 235: 227-236, 2019.

Lee DJ, Rocker AJ, Bardill JR, Shandas R, Park D*. A sulfonated reversible thermal gel for the spatiotemporal control of VEGF delivery to promote therapeutic angiogenesis. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, 106(12): 3053-3064, 2018.

Laughter MR, Bardill JR, Ammar DA, Pena B, Calkins DJ, Park D*. Injectable neurotrophic factor delivery system supporting retinal ganglion cell survival and regeneration following optic nerve crush. ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering, 4(9): 3374-3383, 2018.

Pena B, Laughter MR, Jeff S, Rowland TJ, Taylor MRG, Mestroni L*, Park D*. Injectable hydrogels for cardiac tissue engineering. Macromolecular Bioscience, 18(6): 1800079, 2018. Invited Review

Bortot M, Laughter MR, Stein M, Rocker A, Patel V, Park D*. Quaternized Q-PEIPAAm-based antimicrobial reverse thermal gel: A potential for surgical incision drapes. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 10(21): 17662-17671, 2018.

Madhavan K, Frid MG, Hunter K, Shandas R, Stenmark KR, Park D*. Development of an electrospun biomimetic polyurea scaffold suitable for vascular grafting. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research, Part B, 106(1): 278-290, 2018.

Pena B, Bosi S, Aguado B, Borin D, Farnsworth N, Rowland TJ, Martinelli V, Jeong M, Taylor MRG, Long CS, Shandas R, Sbaizero O, Prato M, Anseth KS, Park D*, Mestroni L*. Injectable carbon nanotube-functionalized reverse thermal gel promotes cardiomyocytes survival and maturation, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 9(37): 31645-31656, 2017.

Marwan AI*, Williams S, Bardill JR, Gralla J, Abdul-Aziz NM, Park D*. Characterization of a reverse thermal gel for in-utero coverage of Spina Bifida defects: An innovative bioengineering alternative to open fetal repair. Macromolecular Bioscience, 17, 1600473, 2017.

Laughter MR, Ammar DA, Bardill JR, Pena B, Kahook MY, Lee DJ, Park D*. A self-assembling injectable biomimetic microenvironment encourages retinal ganglion cell axon extension in vitro. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 8(32):20540-20548, 2016.

Lee DJ, Fontaine A, Meng X, Park D*. Biomimetic nerve guidance conduit containing intraluminal microchannels with aligned nanofibers markedly facilitates in nerve regeneration. ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering, 2(8):1403-1410, 2016.

Pena B, Martinelli V, Jeong M, Bosi S, Lapasin R, Taylor MRG, Long CS, Shandas R, Park D*, Mestroni L*. Biomimetic polymers for cardiac tissue engineering. Biomacromolecules, 17(5):1593-1601, 2016. Featured as Cover

Taylor M, McCollister B, Park D*. Highly bactericidal polyurethane effective against both normal and drug-resistant bacteria for use as an air filter coating. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology, 178(5):1053-1067, 2016. 

Jenkins PM, Laughter MR, Lee DJ, Lee YM, Freed CR, Park D*. A nerve guidance conduit with topographical and biochemical cues: potential application using human neural stem cells. Nanoscale Research Letters, 10(1):1-7, 2015.

Yun D, Lee YM, Laughter MR, Freed CR, Park D*. Substantial differentiation of human neural stem cells into motor neuron on a biomimetic polyurea. Macromolecular Bioscience, 15(9):1205-1211, 2015. Highlighted as Frontispiece

Castellanos BP, Shandas R, Park D*. A heparin-mimicking reverse thermal gel for controlled protein delivery. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, 103A:2102-2108, 2015.

Famili A, Kahook MY, Park D*. A combined micelle and poly(serinol hexamethylene urea)-co-poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) reverse thermal gel as an injectable ocular drug delivery system. Macromolecular Bioscience, 14:1719-1729, 2014.

Yun D, Laughter R, Park D*. A biomimetic reverse thermal gel for 3-dimensional neural tissue engineering. Austin Journal of Biomedical Engineering, 1(4):1019, 2014. 

Tan W, Madhavan K, Hunter KS, Park D, Stenmark KR. Vascular stiffening in pulmonary hypertension: cause or consequence? Pulmorany Circulation, 4(4):560, 2014.

Snyder TN, Madhavan K, Intrator M, Dregalla RC, Park D*. A fibrin/hyaluronic acid hydrogel for the delivery of mesenchymal stem cells and potential for articular cartilage repair. Journal of Biological Engineering, 8:10, 2014.

Rauck BM, Friberg M, Medina CA, Park D, Shah V, Bilonick R and Wang Y. Biocompatible reverse thermal gel sustains the release of intravitreal bevacizumab. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 55:469-476, 2014.

Ritfeld G, Rauck B, Novosat TL, Park D, Patel P, Roos R, Wang Y, Oudega M. The effect of a polyurethane-based reverse thermal gel on bone marrow stromal cell transplant survival and spinal cord repair. Biomaterials, 35:1924-1934, 2014.

Yun D, Famili A, Lee YM, Jenkins PM, Freed CR and Park D*. Biomimetic poly(serinol hexamethylene urea) for promotion of neurite outgrowth and guidance. Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition, 25:354-369, 2014.

Milgroom A, Intrator M, Madhavan K, Mazzaro L, Shandas R, Liu B and Park D*. Mesoporous silica nanoparticles as a breast-cancer targeting ultrasoound contrast agent. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 116:652-657, 2014.

Park D, Shah V, Rauck BM, Friberg TR, Wang Y. An anti-angiogenic reverse thermal gel as a drug delivery system for age-related wet macular degeneration. Macromolecular Bioscience, 13:464-469, 2013.

*Park D, Larson AM, Klibanov AM, Wang Y. Antiviral and antibacterial polyurethanes of various modalities. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology, 169(4):1134-1146, 2013.

Park D, Wu W, Wang Y. A functionalizable reverse thermal gel based on a polyurethane / PEG block copolymer. Biomaterials, 32:777-786, 2011.

Park D, Weinman CJ, Finlay JA, Fletcher BR, Paik MY, Sundaram HS, Dimitriou MD, Sohn KE, Callow ME, Callow JA, Handlin DL, Willis CL, Fischer DA, Kramer EJ and Ober CK. Amphiphilic surface active triblock copolymers with mixed hydrophobic and hydrophilic side chains for tuned marine fouling-release properties. Langmuir, 26:9772-9781, 2010.

Park D, Finlay JA, Ward RJ, Weinman CJ, Krishnan S, Paik M, Sohn KE, Callow ME, Callow JA, Handlin DL, Willis CL, Fisher DA, Angert ER, Kramer EJ, Ober CK. Antimicrobial behavior of semifluorinated-quaternized triblock copolymers  against airborne and marine microorganisms. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2:703-711, 2010.

Weinman CJ, Finlay JA, Park D, Paik MY, Krishnan S, Sundaram HS, Dimitriou M, Sohn KE, Callow ME, Callow JA, Handlin DL, Willis CL, Kramer EJ, and Ober CK. ABC triblock surface active block copolymer with grafted ethoxylated fluoroalkyl amphiphilic side chains for marine antifouling/fouling-release applications. Langmuir, 25:12266-12274, 2009.

Park D, Wang J, and Klibanov AM. One-step, painting-like coating procedures to make surface highly and permanently bactericidal. Biotechnology Progress. 22:584-589, 2006. (It is featured on the ACS publications website as a 2006 Most-Cited Article based on citation data obtained from Thomson ISI ( bipret/promo/most/most_cited/2006.html).

Park D, Jang K, Ahn IS, Haam S & Kim WS. Immobilization of starch-converting enzymes on surface modified carriers using single and co-immobilized systems: properties and application to starch hydrolysis. Process Biochemistry, 40:53-61, 2005.

Park D, Haam S, Kim WS. Chemoenzymatic synthesis of sugar-containing biocompatible hydrogels: poly( methylglucoside acrylate) and poly(methylglucoside methacrylate). Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, 71A:497-507, 2004.

Kim JS, Haam S, Park D, Ahn IS and Kim WS. Biocatalytic esterification of methylglucoside for synthesis of biocompatible sugar- containing vinyl esters. Chemical Engineering Journal, 99:15-22, 2004.

Park D, Haam S, Ahn IS, Lee TG & Kim WS. Enzymatic esterification of methylglucoside with acrylic/methacrylic acid in organic solvents. Journal of Biotechnology, 107:151-160, 2004.

Park D, Kim SS, Haam S, Ahn IS, Kim EB & Kim WS. Biodegradation of toluene by a lab-scale biofilter inoculated with pseudomonas putida DK-1. Environmental Technology, 23:309-318, 2002.

Kim SS, Park D, Kim SY, Kim JH, Haam S, Kim EB and Kim WS. VOC treatment characteristics using biofilter and its performance enhancement with the addition of microorganisms. HWAHAK KONGHAK, 39:340-345, 2001.

Park D, Kim JS, Haam S, Kim HS & Kim WS. Lipase-catalyzed synthesis of methylglucoside esters containing a hydroxy acid. Biotechnology Letters, 23:1947-1952, 2001.

Park D, Kim HS, Jung JK, Haam S & Kim WS. Enzymatic synthesis of alkylglucosides by amphiphilic phase enzyme reaction. Biotechnology Letters, 22:951-956, 2000.