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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Materials Science D-index 103 Citations 39,556 308 World Ranking 362 National Ranking 152
Biology and Biochemistry D-index 102 Citations 35,887 354 World Ranking 618 National Ranking 398

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Gene
  • Enzyme
  • DNA

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Nanotechnology, Tissue engineering, Cell biology, Polymer and Polymer chemistry. Kam W. Leong has researched Nanotechnology in several fields, including Genetic enhancement, Electrospinning and Scaffold. His Tissue engineering research integrates issues from Cell culture, Regenerative medicine, Biomaterial, Bovine serum albumin and Chemical engineering.

His study in Cell biology is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Embryonic stem cell, Cell adhesion and Cellular differentiation. His Polymer research includes elements of Biocompatibility, Cationic polymerization, Drug carrier and Biomedical engineering. His Polymer chemistry research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Copolymer, Ethylene oxide, Cell morphology, Biophysics and Cyclodextrin.

His most cited work include:

  • Chitosan-DNA nanoparticles as gene carriers : synthesis, characterization and transfection efficiency (1041 citations)
  • Biomedical applications of polymer-composite materials: a review (1021 citations)
  • Oral gene delivery with chitosan--DNA nanoparticles generates immunologic protection in a murine model of peanut allergy. (977 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Kam W. Leong spends much of his time researching Nanotechnology, Biophysics, Cell biology, Gene delivery and Tissue engineering. His study focuses on the intersection of Nanotechnology and fields such as Polymer with connections in the field of Chemical engineering. The study incorporates disciplines such as Reprogramming and Cellular differentiation in addition to Cell biology.

His work carried out in the field of Gene delivery brings together such families of science as Molecular biology, Naked DNA and DNA. His Molecular biology research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Gene expression and Transgene. The various areas that he examines in his Tissue engineering study include Regenerative medicine and Scaffold.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Nanotechnology (19.86%)
  • Biophysics (17.12%)
  • Cell biology (16.98%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2021)?

  • Cancer research (9.06%)
  • Cell biology (16.98%)
  • Nanotechnology (19.86%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary areas of study are Cancer research, Cell biology, Nanotechnology, In vivo and Biophysics. His Cancer research research incorporates themes from Inflammation, Cancer cell, Immune system, Drug delivery and Mesenchymal stem cell. His Cell biology research integrates issues from Genome editing, Cas9, CRISPR, Reprogramming and Transcription factor.

His biological study deals with issues like Gene delivery, which deal with fields such as Micelle. Much of his study explores Nanotechnology relationship to Tissue damage. His study brings together the fields of Tissue engineering and Biophysics.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Diverse Applications of Nanomedicine (467 citations)
  • CRISPR/Cas9-Based Genome Editing for Disease Modeling and Therapy: Challenges and Opportunities for Nonviral Delivery (175 citations)
  • Bioinspired Diselenide-Bridged Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles for Dual-Responsive Protein Delivery. (127 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Gene
  • Enzyme
  • DNA

His primary areas of investigation include Nanotechnology, Cell biology, Nanoparticle, Biophysics and Tissue engineering. His studies in Nanotechnology integrate themes in fields like Endocytosis and Tissue damage. The study incorporates disciplines such as Reprogramming, Transfection, CRISPR and Endocytic Process in addition to Cell biology.

His research investigates the link between Transfection and topics such as Cell-penetrating peptide that cross with problems in Genome editing, Cas9 and Gene delivery. The concepts of his Biophysics study are interwoven with issues in Redox, RNase P, Membrane and Nucleic acid. The various areas that he examines in his Tissue engineering study include Gene silencing and Self-healing hydrogels.

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Best Publications

Biomedical applications of polymer-composite materials: a review

S Ramakrishna;J Mayer;E Wintermantel;Kam W Leong.
Composites Science and Technology (2001)

1502 Citations

Chitosan-DNA nanoparticles as gene carriers: synthesis, characterization and transfection efficiency.

Hai Quan Mao;Krishnendu Roy;Vu L. Troung-Le;Kevin A. Janes.
Journal of Controlled Release (2001)

1473 Citations

Oral gene delivery with chitosan--DNA nanoparticles generates immunologic protection in a murine model of peanut allergy.

Krishnendu Roy;Hai Quan Mao;Shau Ku Huang;Kam W. Leong.
Nature Medicine (1999)

1371 Citations

RNA-guided gene activation by CRISPR-Cas9-based transcription factors

Pablo Perez-Pinera;D Dewran Kocak;Christopher M Vockley;Andrew F Adler.
Nature Methods (2013)

993 Citations

Multifunctional nanorods for gene delivery

Aliasger K. Salem;Peter C. Searson;Kam W. Leong.
Nature Materials (2003)

838 Citations

Advanced materials and processing for drug delivery: The past and the future

Ying Zhang;Hon Fai Chan;Kam W. Leong.
Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews (2013)

801 Citations

Synthetic nanostructures inducing differentiation of human mesenchymal stem cells into neuronal lineage

Evelyn K.F. Yim;Stella W. Pang;Kam W. Leong.
Experimental Cell Research (2007)

762 Citations

Natural polymers for gene delivery and tissue engineering

Jiyoung M. Dang;Kam W. Leong.
Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews (2006)

710 Citations

Nanopattern-induced changes in morphology and motility of smooth muscle cells.

Evelyn K.F. Yim;Ron M. Reano;Stella W. Pang;Albert F. Yee.
Biomaterials (2005)

677 Citations

Bioerodible polyanhydrides as drug-carrier matrices. I: Characterization, degradation, and release characteristics

K. W. Leong;B. C. Brott;R. Langer.
Journal of Biomedical Materials Research (1985)

667 Citations

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