NOTICE: Labnodes will be unavailable on Sunday March 4th for scheduled maintenance from 6-11AM central time.
Hak-Joon Sung
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Assistant Professor of Medicine-Cardiovascular Medicine
Last active: 2/12/2015

  1. Uncoupling angiogenesis and inflammation in peripheral artery disease with therapeutic peptide-loaded microgels. Zachman AL, Wang X, Tucker-Schwartz JM, Fitzpatrick ST, Lee SH, Guelcher SA, Skala MC, Sung HJ (2014) Biomaterials 35(36): 9635-48
    › Primary publication · 25154665 (PubMed) · PMC4164579 (PubMed Central)
  2. ROS-cleavable proline oligomer crosslinking of polycaprolactone for pro-angiogenic host response. Lee SH, Boire TC, Lee JB, Gupta MK, Zachman AL, Rath R, Sung HJ (2014) J Mater Chem B Mater Biol Med 2(41): 7109-7113
    › Primary publication · 25343029 (PubMed) · PMC4203664 (PubMed Central)
  3. Polymeric stent materials dysregulate macrophage and endothelial cell functions: implications for coronary artery stent. Wang X, Zachman AL, Chun YW, Shen FW, Hwang YS, Sung HJ (2014) Int J Cardiol 174(3): 688-95
    › Primary publication · 24820736 (PubMed) · PMC4070878 (PubMed Central)
  4. Femtosecond laser-patterned nanopore arrays for surface-mediated peptide treatment. Zachman AL, Hofmeister LH, Costa L, Boire TC, Hwang YS, Hofmeister WH, Sung HJ (2014) Nanomedicine 10(1): 11-4
    › Primary publication · 24090768 (PubMed) · PMC3877160 (PubMed Central)
  5. Combined usage of stem cells in end-stage heart failure therapies. Wang X, Zachman AL, Haglund NA, Maltais S, Sung HJ (2014) J Cell Biochem 115(7): 1217-24
    › Primary publication · 24753018 (PubMed)
  6. Cancer Stem Cells under Hypoxia as a Chemoresistance Factor in Breast and Brain. Crowder SW, Balikov DA, Hwang YS, Sung HJ (2014) Curr Pathobiol Rep 2(1): 33-40
    › Primary publication · 24587979 (PubMed) · PMC3935368 (PubMed Central)
  7. Three-dimensional graphene foams promote osteogenic differentiation of human mesenchymal stem cells. Crowder SW, Prasai D, Rath R, Balikov DA, Bae H, Bolotin KI, Sung HJ (2013) Nanoscale 5(10): 4171-6
    › Primary publication · 23592029 (PubMed) · PMC3672224 (PubMed Central)
  8. Therapeutic application of nanotechnology in cardiovascular and pulmonary regeneration. Chun YW, Crowder SW, Mehl SC, Wang X, Bae H, Sung HJ (2013) Comput Struct Biotechnol J : e201304005
    › Primary publication · 24688735 (PubMed) · PMC3962146 (PubMed Central)
  9. Stem cell therapy for chronic heart failure: an updated appraisal. Maltais S, Joggerst SJ, Hatzopoulos A, DiSalvo TG, Zhao D, Sung HJ, Wang X, Byrne JG, Naftilan AJ (2013) Expert Opin Biol Ther 13(4): 503-16
    › Primary publication · 23289619 (PubMed) · PMC4928684 (PubMed Central)
  10. Pro-angiogenic and anti-inflammatory regulation by functional peptides loaded in polymeric implants for soft tissue regeneration. Zachman AL, Crowder SW, Ortiz O, Zienkiewicz KJ, Bronikowski CM, Yu SS, Giorgio TD, Guelcher SA, Kohn J, Sung HJ (2013) Tissue Eng Part A 19(3-4): 437-47
    › Citation · 22953721 (PubMed) · PMC3542873 (PubMed Central)