L. W. Chow, “Electrospinning functionalized polymers for use as tissue engineering scaffolds” in Biomaterials for Tissue Engineering: Methods and Protocols, Ed. Kanika Chawla, Humana Press, a part of Springer (Totowa, NJ), accepted, 2017. (invited book chapter)

J. Y. H. Chang, L. W. Chow, W. M. Dismuke, C. R. Ethier, M. M. Stevens, W. D. Stamer, D. R. Overby. “Peptide-Functionalized Fluorescent Particles for In Situ Detection of Nitric Oxide via Peroxynitrite-Mediated Nitration“, Advanced Healthcare Materials 6: 1700383, 2017.

A. T. Speidel, D. J. Stuckey, L. W. Chow, L. H. Jackson, M. Noseda, M. A. Paiva, M. D. Schneider, M. M. Stevens. “Multimodal Hydrogel-Based Platform to Deliver and Monitor Cardiac Progenitor/Stem Cell Engraftment“, ACS Central Science 3(4): 338-348, 2017.

Y. Lin, E. T. Pashuck, M. Thomas, N. Amdursky, S-T. Wang, L. W. Chow, M. M. Stevens. “Plasmonic Chirality Imprinting on Nucleobase-Displaying Supramolecular Nanohelices by Metal-Nucleobase Recognition”, Angewandte Chemie 129(9):2401-2405, 2017.

P. Parmar, J.-P. St-Pierre, L. W. Chow, C. Spicer, V. Stoichevska, Y.Y. Peng, J. A. Werkmeister, J. A. M. Ramshaw, M. M. Stevens, “Enhanced Articular Cartilage by Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Enzymatically Mediated Transiently RGDS Functionalized Collagen-Mimetic Hydrogels”, Acta Biomaterialia 51: 75-88, 2017.


E. T. Pashuck, B. Duchet, K. Hansel, S. Maynard, L. W. Chow, M. M. Stevens. “Controlled sub-nanometer epitope spacing in a three-dimensional self-assembled peptide hydrogel”, ACS Nano 10(12): 11096-11104, 2016.

P. Campagnolo, A. J. Gormley, L.W. Chow, A. G. Guex, P. Parmar, J. L. Puetzer, J. A. M. Steele, A. Breant, P. Madeddu, M. M. Stevens, “Pericyte seeded dual peptide scaffold with improved endothelialization for vascular graft tissue engineering”, Advanced Healthcare Materials 5(23):3046-3055, 2016.

P. Parmar, S. C. Skaalure, L. W. Chow, J. P. St-Pierre, V. Stoichevska, Y. Y. Peng, J. A. Werkmeister, J. A. M. Ramshaw, M. M. Stevens, “Temporally degradable collagen-mimetic hydrogels tuned to chondrogenesis of human mesenchymal stem cells”, Biomaterials 99:56-71, 2016.

L. W. Chow^, J. F. Fischer, “Creating biomaterials with spatially organized functionality”, Experimental Biology and Medicine, 241(10): 1025-1032, 2016. (invited review; ^corresponding author)

P. Parmar, J. P. St-Pierre, L. W. Chow, J. L. Puetzer, V. Stoichevska, Y. Y. Peng, J. A. Werkmeister, J. A., M. Ramshaw, M. M. Stevens, “Harnessing the versatility of bacterial collagen to improve the chondrogenic potential of porous collagen scaffolds”, Advanced Healthcare Materials, 5(13): 1656-1666, 2016.


R. H. Harrison, J. A. M. Steele, R. Chapman, A. J. Gormley, L. W. Chow, M. M. Mahat. L. Podhorska, D. J. Payne, S. P. Hettiaratchy, I. E. Dunlop, M. M. Stevens. “Modular and Versatile Spatial Functionalization of Tissue Engineering Scaffolds through Fiber-Initiated Controlled Radical Polymerization”, Advanced Functional Materials 25(36): 5748-5757, 2015. (featured on inside front cover)

C. Chiappini, P. Campagnolo, C. S. Almeida, N. Abbassi-Ghadi, L. W. Chow, G. B. Hanna, M. M. Stevens. “Mapping Local Cytosolic Enzymatic Activity in Human Esophageal Mucosa with Porous Silicon Nanoneedles”, Advanced Materials 27(35):5147-5152, 2015.

P. Parmar, L. W. Chow, J. P. St-Pierre, C. Horejs, Y. Y. Peng, J. A. Werkmeister, J. A. M. Ramshaw, M. M. Stevens. “Collagen-mimetic peptide-modifiable hydrogels for articular cartilage regeneration”, Biomaterials 54: 213-225, 2015.


L. W. Chow^, A. Armgarth, J. P. St-Pierre, C. Gentilini, S. Bertazzo, C. Aurisicchio, S. D. McCullen, J. A. M. Steele, M. M. Stevens^, “Peptide-directed spatial organization of biomolecules in dynamic gradient scaffolds”, Advanced Healthcare Materials 3(9): 1381-1386, 2014. (featured on inside front cover; ^co-corresponding author)

R. de la Rica, E. Mendoza, L. W. Chow, K. L. Cloyd, S. Bertazzo, H. C. Watkins, M. M. Stevens, “Self-assembly of collagen building blocks guided by electric fields”, Small 10(19): 3876-3879, 2014.

R. de la Rica, L. W. Chow, C. Horejs, M. M. Mazo, C. Chiappini, E. T. Pashuck, R. Bitton, M. M. Stevens, “A Designer Peptide Cage as Template for Growing Au Nanoclusters”, Chem Comm 50: 10648-10650, 2014.

R. Nair, L. J. Rocha dos Santos, S. Awasthi, T. von Erlach, L. W. Chow, S. Bertazzo, M. M. Stevens, “Extracellular vesicles derived from osteoblasts influence embryonic stem cell differentiation”, Stem Cells and Development 23(14): 1625-1635, 2014.

M. I. Bury, N. J. Fuller, J. W. Meisner, M. D. Hofer, M. J. Webber, L. W. Chow, S. Prasad, H. Thaker, X. Yue, V. S. Menon, E.C. Diaz, S. I. Stupp, E. Y. Cheng, A. K. Sharma, “The Promotion of Functional Urinary Bladder Regeneration Using Anti-Inflammatory Nanofibers”, Biomaterials 35(34): 9311-9321, 2014.


R. Bitton*, L. W. Chow*, R. H. Zha, Y. S. Velichko, E. T. Pashuck, S. I. Stupp, “Electrostatic Control of Structure in Self-Assembled Membranes”, Small 10(3): 500-505, 2013. (highlighted as outstanding results from the Advanced Photon Source at Argonne National Laboratory in their 2014 annual report; *co-first author)

L. W. Chow*, R. Bitton*, M. J. Webber, D. Carvajal, K. R. Shull, A. K. Sharma, S. I. Stupp, “A bioactive self-assembled membrane to promote angiogenesis”, Biomaterials 32(6): 1574-1578, 2011. (*co-first author)

L. W. Chow, L-J. Wang, D. B. Kaufman, S. I. Stupp, “Self-assembling nanostructures to deliver angiogenic factors to pancreatic islets”, Biomaterials, 31(24):6154-6161, 2010.

J. C. Stendahl, L-J. Wang, L. W. Chow, D. B. Kaufman, S. I. Stupp, “Growth factor delivery from self-assembling nanofibers to facilite islet transplantation”, Transplantation, 86(3): 478-481, 2008.

M. R. Kapadia, L. W. Chow, N. D. Tsihlis, S. S. Ahanchi, J. W. Eng, J. Murar, J. Martinez, D. A. Popowich, Q. Jiang, J. A. Hrabie, J. E. Saavedra, L. K. Keefer, J. F. Hulvat, S. I. Stupp, M. R. Kibbe, “Nitric Oxide and nanotechnology: a novel approach to inhibit neointimal hyperplasia”, Journal of Vascular Surgery, 47(1): 173-182, 2008.