Microfluidics and BioMEMS Laboratory

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Z. Hugh Fan (Ed.), "Circulating Tumor Cells: Isolaion and Analysis", John Wiley & Sons, Inc.: Hoboken, NJ, ISBN: 978-1-118-91553-0, 2016, 464 pages.

Selected publications

J. L. Garcia-Cordero, Z. H. Fan, “Sessile droplets for chemical and biological assays”, Lab on a Chip, 17, 2017, 2150 - 2166

J. Zhang, K. Chen, Z. H. Fan, "Circulating Tumor Cell Isolation and Analysis," Advances in Clinical Chemistry, 75, 2016, 1-31

X. Jiang, Z. H. Fan, “Fabrication and Operation of Paper-based Analytical Devices”, Annual Review of Analytical Chemistry, 9, 2016, 203-222

K. Jackson, S. Jin, Z. H. Fan, “Optimization of a Miniaturized Fluid Array Device for Cell-Free Protein Synthesis”, Biotechnology and Bioengineering, 2015, 112, 2459–2467. (Cover page of Issue 12)

W. Sheng, O. O. Ogunwobi, T. Chen, J. Zhang, T. J. George, C. Liu, and Z. H. Fan, "Capture, release and culture of circulating tumor cells from pancreatic cancer patients using an enhanced mixing chip," Lab on a Chip, 2014, 14, 89-98. (one of "2014 Most Accessed Articles" per the Journal).

W. Sheng, T. Chen, W. Tan, and Z. H. Fan, "Multivalent DNA nanospheres for enhanced capture of cancer cells in microfluidic devices," ACS Nano, 2013, 7, 7067-7076.

C. K. Fredrickson, Z. H. Fan, “Macro-to-Micro Interface for Microfluidic Devices”, Lab on a chip, 4, 2004, 526-533.

Z. H. Fan; S. Mangru; R. Granzow; P. Heaney; W. Ho, Q. Dong; R. Kumar; “Dynamic DNA hybridization on a chip using paramagnetic beads ”, Analytical Chemistry, 71, 1999, 4851-4859.

D. J. Harrison; K. Fluri; K. Seiler; Z. Fan; C. S. Effenhauser; A. Manz, "Micromachining a miniaturized capillary electrophoresis-based chemical analysis system on a chip", Science, 261, 1993, 895-897.

A list of all journal publications

Publication listed in PubMed

Publication listed in Google Scholar


C. Y. Wu, X. Jiang, M. Pan, J. Lednicky, A. D. Theodore, Z. H. Fan, N. Afshar-Mohajer, “Bioaerosol detection systems and methods of use”,PCT/US2017/026305, 2017

Z. H. Fan, J. Zhang, “Antibody and aptamer ensemble for cell isolation and enrichment”, U.S. Patent 2016/0291023 A1, 2016

Z. H. Fan, K. Jackson, "Apparatuses and methods for high-throughput protein synthesis", U.S. Patent 2016/0168526 A1, 2016

Z. H. Fan, W. Sheng, T. Chen, W. Tan, “Devices and Methods for Isolating Cells”, U.S. Patent 2016/0091489 A1, 2016

Z. H. Fan, T. Nishida, “Microfluidic array device and system for simultaneous detection of multiple analytes”, PCT/US2008/058392, 2008

Z. H. Fan, S. Jin, Q. Mei, "Miniaturized in vitro protein expression array", PCT/US2006/026752, 2006

Z. H. Fan, B. J. Lutz, B. Friedrich, T. Burgdorf, “Hydrogen sensor using enzyme-catalyzed reaction”, PCT/US2006/009495, 2006

S. E. McBride; S. C. Cherukuri; R. Kumar; J. A. Ladd; Z. H. Fan; B. L. Bentz; P. J. Zanzucchi; "Apparatus for separating molecules", US Patent 6,296,752, 2001

T. L. Fare; Z. H. Fan; P. J. Heaney, “Flow control in microfluidics devices by controlled bubble formation”, US Patent 5,992,820, 1999

S. C. Cherukuri; R. R. Demers; Z. H. Fan; A. W. Levine; S. E. McBride; P. J. Zanzucchi, "Method and system for inhibiting cross-contamination in fluids of combinatorial chemistry device", US Patent 5,980,704, 1999

P. J. Zanzucchi; S. C. Cherukuri; S. E. McBride; R. R. Demers; A. W. Levine; B. J. Thaler; R. L. Quinn; P. L. Braun; W. Chiang; Z. H. Fan; S. A. Lipp; J. R. Matey, “Liquid distribution system”, US Patent 5,846,396, 1998

Z. H. Fan; A. W. Levine; S. C. Cherukuri; S. A. Lipp, “Field-assisted sealing”, US Patent 5,747,169, 1998

S. C. Cherukuri; R. R. Demers; Z. H. Fan; A. W. Levine; S. E. McBride; P. J. Zanzucchi, “Method and system for inhibiting cross-contamination in fluids of combinatorial chemistry device”, US Patent 5,603,351, 1997