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Mengyao Zhao

Research Fellow

Research interest

Inorganic synthesis & bio application

Education background

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PhD, Analytical Chemistry, Fudan University, 2020

BS, Chemistry, Nankai University, 2015


1. M. Zhao, H. Zhuang, H. Zhang, B. Li, J. Ming, X. Chen*, M. Chen* A LRET Nanoplatform Consisting of Lanthanide and Amorphous Manganese Oxide for NIR-II Luminescence Lifetime Imaging of Tumor Redox Status. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2022, 61, e202209592.

2. M. Zhao, A. Sik, H. Zhang*, F. Zhang* Tailored NIR-II Lanthanide Luminescent Nanocrystals for Improved Biomedical Application. Adv. Optical Mater. 2022, doi: 10.1002/adom.202202039.

3. M. Zhao#, J. Wang#*, Z. Lei, L. Lu, S. Wang, H. Zhang, B. Li, F. Zhang* NIR-II pH Sensor with FRET Adjustable Transition Point for In Situ Dynamic Tumor Microenvironment Visualization. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2021, 60, 5091.

4. M. Zhao#, B. Li#, H. Zhang, F. Zhang* Activatable Fluorescence Sensors for in vivo Bio-detection in the Second Near-infrared Window. Chem. Sci., 2021, 12, 3448.

5. M. Zhao#, B. Li#, Y. Wu, H. He, X. Zhu, H. Zhang, C. Dou, L. Feng, Y. Fan, F. Zhang* A Tumor-Microenvironment-Responsive Lanthanide-Cyanine FRET Sensor for NIR-II Luminescence Lifetime In Situ Imaging of Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Adv. Mater., 2020, 32, 2001172.

6. M. Zhao#, R. Wang#, B. Li, Y. Fan, Y. Wu, X. Zhu, F. Zhang* Precise in vivo Inflammation Imaging Using in‐situ Responsive Cross‐linking of Glutathione Modified Ultra‐Small NIR‐II Lanthanide Nanoparticles.

7. M. Zhao, B. Li, Y. Fan, F. Zhang* In vivo Assembly and Disassembly of Probes to Improve Near-infrared Optical Bioimaging.

8. M. Zhao, B. Li, P. Wang, L. Lu, Z. Zhang, L. Liu, S. Wang, D. Li, R. Wang, F. Zhang* Supramolecularly Engineered NIR-II and Upconversion Nanoparticles In-vivo Assembly and Dis-assembly to Improve Bioimaging. Adv. Mater. 2018, 30, 1804982.

9. B. Li#, M. Zhao#, J. Lin, P. Huang*, X. Chen* Management of Fluorescent Organic/inorganic Nanohybrids for Biomedical Applications in the NIR-II Region. Chem. Soc. Rev., 2022, 51, 7692.

10. C. Sun#, M. Zhao#, X. Zhu, P. Pei, F. Zhang* One-pot Preparation of Highly Dispersed NIR-II J-aggregates Nanoparticles Based on FD-1080 Cyanine Dye for Bioimaging and Biosensing. CCS Chemistry, 2022, 4, 476.

11. B. Li#, M. Zhao#, L. Feng, C. Dou, G. Zhou, L. Lu, H. Zhang, F. Chen, X. Li, S. Ding, G. Li, S. Zhao, C. Jiang, Y. Wang, Y. Cheng, D. Zhao, F. Zhang* Organic NIR-II Molecule with Long Blood Half-Life for In Vivo Dynamic Vascular Imaging. Nat. Commun., 2020, 11, 3102.

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