We are developing new engineering tools and platform technologies by applying the principles of chemical engineering, biochemistry and clinical science.

“CytoPAN—Portable cellular analyses for rapid point-of-care cancer diagnosis” Science Translational Medicine (2020)

“Self‐Assembly of Nanoparticle‐Spiked Pillar Arrays for Plasmonic Biosensing” Advanced Functional Materials (2019)

“Designer dual therapy nanolayered implant coatings eradicate biofilms and accelerate bone tissue repair” ACS Nano (2016)

“Plasmon‐Enhanced Biosensing for Multiplexed Profiling of Extracellular Vesicles” Adv Biosystems (2020)


Chin L, Li H, Choi J, Iwamoto Y, Oh J, Min J, Beak S, Yoo D, Castro CM, Lee D, Im H*, Hydrogel stamping for rapid, multiplexed, point-of-care immunostaining of cells and tissues, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 14(24), 27613-27622 (2022). Link


Park J, Park JS, Huang CH, Jo A, Cook K, Wang R, Lin H, Deun JV, Li H, Min J, Wang L, Yoon G, Carter BS, Balaj L, Choi G, Castro CM, Weissleder R, Lee H*, An integrated magneto-electrochemical device for the rapid profiling of tumour extracellular vesicles from blood plasma, Nature Biomedical Engineering, 5, 678-689 (2021). Link


Min J, Chin L, Oh J, Landeros C, Vinegoni C, Lee J, Lee S, Park J, Liu A, Castro CM, Lee H*, Im H*, Weissleder R*, CytoPAN – portable cellular analyses for global health applications, Science Translational Medicine  12(555), eaaz9746, equal contribution (2020). Link (Cover Article)

Min J, Son T, Wegemann A, Weissleder R, Lee H, Im H, Plasmon-enhanced biosensing for multiplexed profiling of extracellular vesicles, Advanced Biosystems 2000003, equal contribution (2020). Link


Park S, Xiao X, Min J, Mun C, Jung H, Giannini V, Weissleder R, Maier SA, Im H, Kim D*, Self-Assembly of nanoparticle-spiked pillar arrays for plasmonic biosensing, Advanced Functional Materials, 1904257 (2019). Link (Cover Article)

Choi KY, Correa S, Min J, Li J, Roy S, Laccetti KH, Dreaden E, Kong S, Heo R, 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, 1900018 (2019). Link


Kim S, Wang C, Zhao B, Im H, Min J, Choi H, Tadros J, Choi N, Castro CM, Weissleder R, Lee H*, Lee K*, Deep transfer learning-based hologram classification for molecular diagnostics, Scientific Reports (2018). Link

Min J, Im H, Allen M, McFarland PJ, Degani I, Yu H, Normandin E, Pathania D, Patel JM, Castro CM, Weissleder R*, Lee H*, Computational optics enables breast cancer profiling in point-of-care settings, ACS Nano, 12(9), 9081-9090, equal contribution (2018). Link

Min J, Nothing M, Coble B, Zheng H, Park J, Im H, Weber G, Castro CM, Swirski FK, Weissleder R*, Lee H*, Integrated biosensor for rapid and point-of-care sepsis diagnosis, ACS Nano, 12(4), 3378-3384 (2018). Link


Min C, Park J, Mun J, Lim Y, Min J, Lim J, Kang D, Ahn H, Shin T, Cheon J, Lee H, Weissleder R, Castro CM, Lee H, Integrated microhall magnetometer to measure magnetic properties of nanoparticles, Lab on a Chip, 17(23), 4000-4007 (2017). Link

Tian F, Kanka J, Yang F, Min J, Hammond PT, Role of siica nanoparticles in monitoring and prolonging release of drug-eluting polyelectrolyte coatings using long-period fiber grating platform, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 252, 831-839 (2017). Link

Min J, Choi KY, Dreaden EC, Padera RF, Braatz RD, Spector M, Hammond PT, Designer dual therapy implant coatings eradicate biofilms and accelerate bone tissue repair, ACS Nano, 10(4), 4441-4450 (2016). Link (Cover Article)

Tian F, Min J, Kanka J, Li X, Hammond PT, H. Du, Lab-on-fiber optofluidic platform for in situ monitoring of drug release from therapeutic eluting polyelectrolyte multilayers, Optics Express, 23(15), 20132-42 (2015). Link

Min J, Braatz RD, Hammond PT, Tunable staged release of therapeutics from layer-by-layer coating with clay interlayer barrier, Biomaterials, 35(8), 2507-17 (2014). Link

Min J, Kim J, Rechnagel A, Riccio M, Butcher J, Quantitative three-dimensional analysis of embryonic chick morphogenesis via microcomputed tomography, The Anatomical Record, 294(1), 1-10, equal contribution (2011). Link (Cover Article)