After transitioning to the PI in 2019

* Correspondence author

26. Zhang X, Al-Dossary A, Hussain M, Setlow P, Li J*. Applications of Bacillus subtilis Spores in Biotechnology and Advanced Materials, 2020,

25. He Y, Hong C, Yan Z.E, Li Y, Zhu G, Yang M, Li Y, Sun X, Irvine DJ, Li J*, Hammond PT*. Self-Assembled cGAMP-STING ΔTM Signaling Complex as a Bioinspired Platform for cGAMP Delivery, Science Advances, 2020,

24. Yang M, Zhu G, George K, Sun X, Setlow P, Li J*. Engineering Bacillus subtilis as a Versatile and Stable Platform for Production of Nanobodies, Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 2020 Apr 1;86(8).

23. Zhao H, Li T, Gu Z, Liu C, Li J, Yang D. Intralysosomal environment-responsive metal-organic framework for microRNA delivery and synergetic gene/chemodynamic therapy of triple-negative breast cancer, 2020 under review.

Before transitioning to the PI in 2019

22. Mensah L, Morton SW, Li J, Xiao H , Quadir MA, Elias KM , Penn E, Richson AK , Ghoroghchian PP, Liu J, Hammond PT.  Layer-by-Layer Nanoparticles for Novel Delivery of Cisplatin and PARP Inhibitors for Platinum-Based Drug Resistance Therapy in Ovarian Cancer,Bioengineering & Translational Medicine, 2019 Jun 14;4(2):e10131.

21. Ludwicki MB#, Li J#, Stephens EA, Roberts RW, Koide S, Hammond PT, and DeLisa MP. Broad-spectrum proteome editing with an engineered bacterial ubiquitin ligase mimic, ACS Central Science, 2019, May 22;5(5):852-866. (# co-first)

20. Choi KY, Correa S, Min J, Li J, Roy, S, Laccetti KH, Dreaden EC; Kong S, Roun, H, Roh, YH, Lawson, EC, Palmer, PA, Hammond PT, Binary Targeting of siRNA to Hematologic Cancer Cells In Vivo using Layer-by-Layer Nanoparticles, Advanced Functional Materials, 2019 May 16;29(20).

19. Wu C, Li J, Wang W, Hammond PT. Rationally Designed Polycationic Carriers for Potent Polymeric siRNA-Mediated Gene Silencing. ACS Nano. 2018 Jul 24;12(7):6504-6514.

18. He Y, Hong C, Li J, Howard MT, Li Y, Turvey ME, Uppu DSSM, Martin JR, Zhang K, Irvine DJ, Hammond PT. Synthetic Charge-Invertible Polymer for Rapid and Complete Implantation of Layer-by-Layer Microneedle Drug Films for Enhanced Transdermal Vaccination. ACS Nano. 2018 Oct 23;12(10):10272-10280.

17. Bu P, Chen KY, Xiang K, Johnson C, Crown SB, Rakhilin N, Ai Y, Wang L, Xi R, Astapova I, Han Y, Li J, Barth BB, Lu M, Gao Z, Mines R, Zhang L, Herman M, Hsu D, Zhang GF, Shen X. Aldolase B-Mediated Fructose Metabolism Drives Metabolic Reprogramming of Colon Cancer Liver Metastasis. Cell Metab. 2018 Apr 18. pii: S1550-4131(18)30244-4.

16. Li J, Wu C, Wang W, He Y, Elkayam E, Joshua-Tor L, Hammond PT. Structurally Modulated CoDelivery of siRNA and Argonaute 2 for Enhanced RNA Interference. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 Mar 20;115(12)

15. Zanotelli MR, Goldblatt ZE, Miller JP, Bordeleau F, Li J, VanderBurgh JA, King MR, Reinhart-King CA. Regulation of ATP utilization during metastatic cell migration by collagen architecture. Molecular Biology of The Cell. 2017, doi: 10.1091/mbc.E17-01-0041.

14. He Y, Li J, He HK, Irvine DJ, Hammond PT. Synthetic Lift-off Polymer beneath Layer-by-layer Films for Surface Mediated Drug Delivery. ACS Macro Lett, 2017, 6 (11), pp 1320–1324

13. Li J, He Y, Wang W, Wu C, Hong C, Hammond PT. Polyamine-Mediated Stoichiometric Assembly of Ribonucleoproteins for Enhanced mRNA Delivery. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2017 Oct 23;56(44):13709-13712. (Selected as a “Very Important Paper” designated to less than 5% of all articles published in the journal; MIT homepage spotlight on Sep 20, 2017, Highlighted by ChemistryViews).

12. Li J, Wang W, He Y, Li Y, Yan E, Irvine DJ, Hammond PT. Structurally programmed assembly of translation initiation nanoplex for superior mRNA delivery. ACS Nano, 2017 Mar 28;11(3):2531-2544. (Highlighted by ACS Nano)

11. Chandrasekaran S, Chan MF, Li J, King MR. Super natural killer cells that target metastases in the tumor draining lymph nodes. Biomaterials. 2016 Jan;77:66-76.

10. Li J, Sharkey CC, Liesveld J, King MR. Genetic engineering of platelets to neutralize circulating tumor cells. J Control Release. 2016 Apr 28;228:38-47.

9. Sharkey CC, Li J, Roy S, Wu Q, King MR. Two-stage nanoparticle delivery of piperlongumine and tumor necrosis factor-related apoptosis-inducing ligand (TRAIL) anti-cancer therapy. Technology. 2016 Feb.

8. Li J, Ai Y, Wang L, Bu P, Sharkey CC, Wu Q, Wun B, Roy S, Shen X, King MR. Platelet membrane-functionalized particles to target tumor cell-associated micro-thrombi. Biomaterials. 2016 Jan;76:52-65. (Highlighed by C&EN News)

7. Li J, Sharkey C, King MR. Piperlongumine and immune cytokine TRAIL synergize to promote tumor death. Scientific Reports. 2015;5:9987.

6. Li J, Sharkey CC, Huang D, King MR. Nanobiotechnology for the Therapeutic Targeting of Cancer Cells in Blood. Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering. 2015:1-14.

5. Geng Y, Chandrasekaran S, Agastin S, Li J, King MR. Dynamic Switch Between Two Adhesion Phenotypes in Colorectal Cancer Cells. Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering. 2014;7:35-44.

4. Li J, Guillebon AD, Hsu JW, Barthel SR, Dimitroff CJ, Lee YF, King MR. Human fucosyltransferase 6 enables prostate cancer metastasis to bone. British Journal of Cancer. 2013;109:3014-22.

3. Bu P, Chen KY, Chen JH, Wang L, Walters J, Shin YJ, Goerger JP, Sun J, Witherspoon M, Rakhilin N, Li J, Yang H, Milsom J, Lee S, Zipfel W, Jin MM, Gümüş ZH, Lipkin SM, Shen X. A microRNA miR34a-regulated bimodal switch targets notch in colon cancer stem cells. Cell Stem Cell. 2013;12:602-15.

2. Li J, Bu P., Chen K. and Shen X. Spatial perturbation with synthetic protein scaffold reveals robustness of asymmetric cell division. Journal of Biomedical Science and Engineering, 2013, 6, 134-143.

1. Li J, King MR. Adhesion receptors as therapeutic targets for circulating tumor cells. Front Oncol. 2012;2:79.