Professional Info

Prof. WANG, Dan Michelle

(Research Assistant Professor)

Personal Information

Research Assistant Professor of the Institute for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine

Office: (852) 3943 4497
Address: Room 124A, 1/F, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Science Building, Area 39, CUHK

Research Interests

1. Development of Biomaterials for Enthesis Tissue Engineering
2. Studying the Role of Inflammation during Fracture Healing
3. Immuno-modulation to Enhance Skeletal Regeneration

Selected Publications

1. Wang D, Gilbert JR, Taylor GM, Sodhi CP, Hackam DJ, Losee JE, Billiar TR, Cooper GM. TLR4 inactivation in myeloid cells accelerates bone healing of a calvarial defect model in mouse. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.2017;140(2):296e-306e.doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000003541.

2. Wang D, Taylor GM, Gilbert JR, Sodhi CP, Hackam DJ, Losee JE, Billiar TR, Cooper GM. Enhanced calvarial bone healing in CD-11c-TLR4-/- and Myd88-/- mice. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2017;139(4):933e-940e. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000003206.

3. Wang D, Gilbert JR, Cray JJ Jr, Kubala A, Shaw MA, Billiar TR, Cooper GM. Toll-like receptor 4 mediates the regenerative effects of bone grafts for calvarial bone repair. Tissue Engineering Part A. 2015,21(7-8).

4. Wang, D.*, Ker, D.F.E.*¶, Behn, A.W., Wang, E.T.H., Zhang, X., Zhou, B.Y., Mercado-Pagan, A.E., Kim, S., Kleimeyer, J., Gharaibeh, B., Shanjani, Y., Nelson, D., Safran, M., Cheung E., Campbell, P., Yang, Y.P.¶ (2018) "Functionally-Graded, Bone- and Tendon-Like Polyurethane for Rotator Cuff Repair" Advanced Functional Materials (accepted). *Co-first authors. ¶Co-corresponding authors.

5. Wang D, Gilbert JR, Cray JJ Jr, Kubala A, Shaw MA, Billiar TR, Cooper GM. Accelerated calvarial healing in mice lacking Toll-like receptor 4. PLoS One. 2012, 7(10): e46945.

6. Wang D, Xu Y, Lu C, Yang X, Zhang D, Shao L, Wang R. Comparison of fracture strength and fracture modes of zirconia dental ceramics manufactured by four different CAD/CAM systems. Key Engineering Materials. 2012, 492:30-34.

7. Wang D, Lin XF. Mandibular movement during speech. International Journal of Stomatology. 2010, 37(6): 718-721.

8. Wang D, Jin hua. Analysis on the clinical curative effect of halitosis. Chinese Journal of Conservative Dentistry. 2010, 20(6): 348-325.

9. Wang D, Lin XF. Study of mandibular movement during speech. Journal of Dental Prevention and Treatment. 2010,18(12): 619-622.

10. Wang D, Shao LQ. Zirconia Implants and All-Ceramic Restorations for the Esthetic Replacement of the Maxillary Central Incisors. Chinese Journal of Stomatological Continuing Education. 2010, 13(5): 17-24.