Research

The long-term research interests of the Guo Lab focus on developing bioresorbable and functional biomaterials or devices towards clinical translation to improve healthcare quality using a combination of chemical, physical, and biological tools.

I. Bioinspired Biomaterials

  • Artificial spider silk
  • Bioadhesives
  • Soft ionic conductors

II. Chemically Modified Biopolymers

  • Precise modification
  • Controlled properties and functions
  • Scaling-up strategies

III. Biomedical Devices & Tissue Engineering

  • Cell-material interface
  • Bioresorbable orthopedic devices
  • Microneedles for therapy
  • Tissue engineering scaffolds
  • Drug and vaccine delivery
  • 3D printing of biological materials