https://engineering.wustl.edu/Profiles/Pages/Jianjun-Guan.aspx180Jianjun Guan<img alt="Jianjun Guan" src="/Profiles/PublishingImages/Jianjun%20Guan%202018.jpg?RenditionID=6" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />ProfessorJianjun Guan - Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science - ​Creates biomaterials for tissue regeneration and drug delivery<p>​PhD, Zhejiang University, 2000<br/><span style="font-size: 14.4px; text-align: center;">BS, MS, Qingdao Uni</span><span style="font-size: 14.4px; text-align: center;">v</span><span style="font-size: 14.4px; text-align: center;">ersity of Science and Technology, China </span></p> <span><hr/></span><strong>Affiliations</strong><br/> <ul style="text-align: left;"><li> <a href="https://imse.wustl.edu/" style="font-size: 0.9em;">The Institute of Materials Science & Engineering</a><br/></li><li> <a href="https://bme.wustl.edu/Pages/default.aspx" style="font-size: 0.9em;">Department of Biomedical Engineering</a></li><li><a href="https://cardiovascularresearch.wustl.edu/" style="background-color: #ffffff; font-size: 0.9em;">Center for Cardiovascular Research</a><br/></li><li> <a href="https://regenerativemedicine.wustl.edu/" style="font-size: 0.9em;">Center for Regenerative Medicine</a><br/></li><li> <a href="https://musculoskeletal.wustl.edu/" style="font-size: 0.9em;">Musculoskeletal Research Center</a><br/></li><li> <a href="https://icts.wustl.edu/" style="font-size: 0.9em;">Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences</a><br/></li></ul><p>​Professor<br/></p><h3>Research<br/></h3><p>​Professor Guan’s research interests are in biomimetic biomaterials synthesis and scaffold fabrication; bioinspired modification of biomaterials; injectable and highly flexible hydrogels; bioimageable polymers for MRI and EPR imaging and oxygen sensing; mathematical modeling of scaffold structural and mechanical properties; stem cell differentiation; neural stem cell transplantation for brain tissue regeneration; bone tissue engineering and cardiovascular tissue engineering.</p><h3>Biography<br/></h3><p>Professor Guan joined Washington University in St. Louis in August 2018. He was a professor, associate professor and assistant professor of materials science and engineering at the Ohio State University since 2007. He joined Ohio State after serving as a research assistant professor at the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh.<br/></p><img alt="" src="/Profiles/ResearchImages/Guan%20research.jpeg?RenditionID=13" style="BORDER:0px solid;" /><p style="text-align: center;">314-935-3537​<br/><a href="mailto:jguan22@wustl.edu" style="background-color: #ffffff;">jguan22@wustl.edu</a><br/><span style="color: #222222;">Jubel Hall, Room 303F</span></p><p></p><div class="ms-rtestate-read ms-rte-wpbox" contenteditable="false"><div class="ms-rtestate-notify ms-rtestate-read 1dcdd098-0ff8-4d7a-8de1-a6742220d2b8" id="div_1dcdd098-0ff8-4d7a-8de1-a6742220d2b8" unselectable="on"></div><div id="vid_1dcdd098-0ff8-4d7a-8de1-a6742220d2b8" unselectable="on" style="display: none;"></div></div>

 

 

Guan to serve on NIH Biomaterials and Biointerfaces Study Sectionhttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Guan-to-serve-on-NIH-Biomaterials-and-Biointerfaces-Study-Section.aspxGuan to serve on NIH Biomaterials and Biointerfaces Study Section
Guan inducted into American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineeringhttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Guan-inducted-into-American-Institute-for-Medical-and-Biological-Engineering.aspxGuan inducted into American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering
Engineer to develop a drug-filled gel to repair heart after heart attackhttps://engineering.wustl.edu/news/Pages/Engineer-to-develop-a-drug-filled-gel-to-repair-heart-after-heart-attack.aspxEngineer to develop a drug-filled gel to repair heart after heart attack