Journal Publication


42. R. Wang, Q. Zhang, Y. Zhang, Shi H., Nguyen K.T., Zhou X., Unconventional Split Aptamers Cleaved at Functionally Essential Sites Preserve Biorecognition Capability, Analytical Chemistry, DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.9b04115

41. Y.Z. Shi, H.T. Zhao, K.T. Nguyen, Y. Zhang*, L.K. Chin, T.T. Zhu, Y.F. Yu, H. Cai, P.H. Yap, P.Y. Liu, S. Xiong, J.B. Zhang, C.-W. Chen, C.T. Chan, A.Q. Liu*, Nanophotonic Array-Induced Dynamic Behavior for Label-Free Shape-Selective Bacteria Sieving, ACS Nano, 2019,13,12070-12080


40. Y. Zhang* and Tza-Huei Wang, Rapid Generation of Chemical Combinations on A Magnetic Digital Microfluidic Array, 2019, RSC Advances, 9, 21741 - 21747

39. Y. Zhang*, Three-Dimensional-Printing for Microfluidics or the Other Way Round, 2019, International Journal of Bioprinting, 5, 2019, 5, 192 (JIF=N.A., Citation=0)

38. A. Y. Lee, J. An, C.K. Chua, Y. Zhang, Preliminary investigation of reversible 4D printing of dual layer component, Engineering, DOI: (JIF=4.568, Citation=0)

37. S.L. Voon, J. An, G. Wong, Y. Zhang and C.K. Chua, 3D Food Printing: A Categorised Review of Inks and Their Development, Virtual and Physical Prototyping, 2019, 14, 203-218 (JIF=6.825, Citation=0)

36. Y. Zhang*, A. Hu, N. Andini, and S. Yang*, A 'Culture' Shift: Application of Molecular Techniques for Diagnosing Polymicrobial Infections, Biotechnology Advances, 2019, 37, 476-490 (*Corresponding)

35. P. Kanitthamniyom and Y. Zhang*, Magnetic Digital Microfluidics on A Bioinspired Surface for Point-of-Care Diagnostics of Infectious Disease, Electrophoresis, doi:10.1002/elps.201900074 (*Corresponding)

34. Y. Zhang, D.Y.S. Lee, A. Farwin, J.Y.Ying, Sieve-Through Vertical Flow Platform for Efficient Liquid Exchange in Particle-Based Assays, Analytica Chemica Acta, 2019, 1051, 94-102

33. H.T.Zhao, Y.Zhang*, P.Y.Liu, P.H.Yap, W.Ser*, A.Q.Liu*,Chemical Reaction Monitoring via the Light Focusing in Optofluidic Waveguides, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 2019, 280, 16-23

32. Y.Z. Shi, S. Xiong, Y. Zhang, L.K. Chin, Y.-Y. Chen, J.B. Zhang, T.H. Zhang, W. Ser, A. Larson, L.S. Hoi, J.H. Wu, T.N. Chen, Z. C. Yang, Y. L. Hao, B. Liedberg, P.H. Yap, D.P. Tsai, C.-W. Qiu and A.Q. Liu, Sculpting Nanoparticle Dynamics for Single Bacteria-Level Screening and Direct Binding Efficiency Measurement, 2018, Nature Communications, 9, 815


31. P. Kanitthamniyom and Y. Zhang*, Application of Polydopamine in Biomedical Microfluidic Devices, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 2018, 22:24


30. Y. Shi, S. Xiong*, L.K. Chin, Y. Yang, J. Zhang, W. Ser, J.H. Wu, T. Chen, Z. Yang, Y. Hao, B. Liedberg, P.H. Yap, Y. Zhang* and Ai Qun Liu* , High-Resolution and Multi-Range Particle Separation by Microscopic Vibration in An Optofluidic Chip, Lab on a Chip, 2017, 17, 2443-2450 (*Corresponding)


29. Y. Zhang*, Post-Printing Surface Modification and Functionalization of 3D-printed Biomedical Device, International Journal of Bioprinting, 2017, 3, 1-7 (*Corresponding)


28. Y. Zhang* and N.Y. Nguyen, Magnetic Digital Microfluidics-A Review, Lab on a Chip, 2017,17, 994-1008 (Review) (*Corresponding)


27. Y. Zhang*, Y. Zhang*, J.M. Burke, K. Gleitsman, S.M. Friedrich, K.J. Liu and T.H. Wang, A Simple Thermoplastic Substrate Containing Hierarchical Silica Lamellae for High-Molecular-Weight DNA Extraction, Advanced Materials, 2016, 28, 10630-10636 (*Equal Contribution)(Cover Page Article)


26. Y. Zhang and J.Y. Ying, Homogeneous Immunochemical Assay on the Lateral Flow Strip for Measurement of DNase I Activity, Analytical Chemistry, 2015, 87, 10193-10198


25. Y. Zhang, J. Bai, H. Wu, and J.Y. Ying, Trapping Cells in Paper for White Blood Cell Count, Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2015, 69, 121-127


24. Y. Zhang, J. Bai and J.Y. Ying, Stacking Flow Immunoassay for the Detection of Dengue Specific Immunoglobulins in Salivary Fluid, 2014, Lab on a Chip, 2015,15, 1465-1471


23. Y. Zhang and T.H. Wang, High-resolution quantification by charge-dominant electrophoretic mobility shift of quantum dots, Electrophoresis, 2015, 36,1011-1015


22. D.J. Shin*, Y. Zhang* and T.H. Wang, A droplet microfluidic approach to single-stream nucleic acid isolation and mutation detection, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 2014, 17, 425-440 (*Equal Contribution)


21. Y. Zhang, D.J. Shin, and T.H. Wang, Serial Dilution via Surface Energy Trap-Assisted Magnetic Droplet Manipulation, Lab on a Chip, 2013,13, 4827-4831


20. B. Keeley, A. Stark, T.R. Pisanic II, R. Kwak, Y. Zhang, J. Wrangle, S.B. Baylin, J.G. Herman, N. Ahuja, M.V. Brock, T.H. Wang, Extraction and Processing of Circulating DNA from Large Sample Volumes Using Methylation on Beads for The Detection of Rare Epigenetic Events, Clinica Chimica Acta, 2013, 425, 169-175


Biosensors 19. C.H. Chiou, D.J. Shin, Y. Zhang and T.H. Wang, Topography-Assisted Electromagnetic Platform for Blood-to-PCR in a Droplet, and Bioelectronics, 2013, 50, 91-99 


18. Y. Song, Y. Zhang, and T.H. Wang, Single Quantum Dot Analysis Enables Multiplexed Point Mutation Detection by Gap Ligase Chain Reaction, Small, 2013, 9, 1096-105


17. Y. Zhang and T.H. Wang, Full-Range Magnetic Manipulation of Droplets via Surface Energy Traps Enables Complex Bioassay, Advanced Materials, 2013, 25, 2903-2908 (Featured as Art in Science Award winner on the cover page of Lab on a Chip) 


16. Y. Zhang, K.J. Liu, T.L. Wang, I.M. Shih, and T.H. Wang, Mapping DNA Quantity into Electrophoretic Mobility through Quantum Dot Nanotethers for High Resolution Genetic and Epigenetic Analysis, ACS Nano, 6 (2012) 858–864 (Highlighted in ACS Nano Podcast, Featured in BioTechniques, 2012, 52, 127-127)


15. Y. Zhang and T.H. Wang, Micro Magnetic Gyromixer for Speeding up Reactions in Droplets, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 2013, 12, 787-794. (Featured as Art in Science Award winner on the cover page of Lab on a Chip)


14. Y. Zhang and T.H. Wang, Quantum Dot for Molecular Sensing and Diagnostics, Theranostics, 2012, 2, 631-654 (Invited Review)


13. S. Park, Y. Zhang, S. Lin, T.H. Wang and S. Yang, Advances in Microfluidic PCR for Point-of-Care Infectious Disease Diagnostics, Biotechnology Advances, 2011, 29, 830-900. (Review)


12. Y. Zhang, S. Park, K.J. Liu, J. Tsuan, S. Yang and T.H. Wang, A Surface Topography Assisted Droplet Manipulation Platform for Biomarker Detection and Pathogen Identification, Lab on a Chip, 2011, 11, 398-406 (Cover Page Article)


11. K.J. Liu, T.D. Rane, Y. Zhang and T.H. Wang, Single-Molecule Analysis Enables Free Solution Hydrodynamic Separation Using Yoctomole Levels of DNA, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2011, 133, 6898–6901)


10. S. Park, Y. Zhang, T.H. Wang and S. Yang, Continuous Dielectrophoretic Bacterial Separation and Concentration from Physiological Media of High Conductivity, Lab on a Chip, 2011, 11, 2893-2900


9. Y. Zhang, S. Park, S. Yang and T.H. Wang, An All-in-one Microfluidic Device for Parallel DNA Extraction and Gene Analysis, Biomedical Microdevices, 2010, 12, 1043-1049


8. V.J. Bailey,* Y. Zhang,* B.P. Keeley, C. Yin, K.L. Pelosky, M. Brock, S.B. Baylin, J.G. Herman, and T.H. Wang, Single-Tube Analysis of DNA Methylation with Silica Superparamagnetic Beads, Clinical Chemistry, 2010, 6, 1022-1025 (*Equal Contribution)


7. T. D. Rane, C. M. Puleo, K. J. Liu, Y. Zhang, A. P. Lee and T. H. Wang, Counting Single Molecules in Sub-Nanolitre Droplets, Lab on a Chip, 2010, 10, 161 - 164 (Cover Page Article)


6. Y. Zhang, V.J. Bailey, C.M. Puleo, H. Easwaran, E. Griffiths, J.G. Herman, S.B. Baylin and T.H. Wang, DNA Methylation Analysis on A Droplet-in-oil PCR Array, Lab on a Chip, 2009, 9, 1059 – 1064 (Cover page article)


5. V.J. Bailey, B.P. Keeley, Y. Zhang, Y.P. Ho, H. Easwaran, M.V. Brock, K.L. Pelosky, H.E. Carraway, S.B. Baylin, J.G. Herman, T.H. Wang, Enzymatic Incorporation of Multiple Dyes for Increased Sensitivity in QD-FRET Sensing for DNA Methylation Detection, ChemBioChem, 2009, 11, 71-74


4. V.J. Bailey, H. Easwaran, Y. Zhang, E. Griffiths, S.A. Belinsky, J.G. Herman, S.B. Baylin, H.E. Carraway, and T.H. Wang. MS-qFRET: A Quantum Dot-Based Method for Analysis of DNA Methylation, Genome Research, 2009, 9,1455-1461


3. J. Pipper, Y. Zhang, P. Neuzil, and T.M. Hsieh, Clockwork PCR Including Sample Preparation. Angewandte Chemie International Edition in English, 2008, 47, 3900-3904


2. J. Pipper, L. Ng, M. Inoue, P. Neuzil, Y. Zhang, L. Novak, and T.M. Hsieh, Catching Bird Flu in A Droplet, Nature Medicine, 2007, 13, 1259 - 1263. (Featured in Nature Nanotechnology, Top down bottom up: Connecting people, Nat. Nanotech, 2007, 2, 669)


1. L. Novak, P. Neuzil, J. Pipper, Y. Zhang, and S. Lee, An Integrated Fluorescence Detection System for Lab-On-A-Chip Applications, Lab on a Chip, 2007, 7, 27 - 29