publications

  1. Luong THN, Aristo M, Tang JK, Wong YS, Thaxton CS, Venkatraman SS, Ng KW. The potential of fluocinolone acetonide to mitigate inflammation and lipid accumulation in 2D and 3D foam cell cultures, BioMed Research International, 6, 739251 (2018). (5-year impact factor: 2.931)
  1. Sarig U, Sarig H, Gora A, Krishnamoorthi MK, Au-Yeung GCT, De-Berardinis E, Chaw SY, Mhaisalkar P, Bogireddi H, Ramakrishna S, Boey FYC, Venkatraman SS, Machluf M. Biological and mechanical interplay at the macro- and microscales modulates the cell-niche fate, Scientific Reports, 8 (1), 3937 (2018). (5-year impact factor: 4.609)
  1. Ang HY, Toong D, Chow WS, Seisilya W, Wu W, Wong P, Venkatraman SS, Foin N, Huang YY. Radiopaque Fully Degradable Nanocomposites for Coronary Stents, Scientific Reports, 8 (1), 17409 (2018). (5-year impact factor: 4.609)
  1. Tan YF, Lee YS, Seet LF, Ng KW, Wong TT, Venkatraman SS. Design and in vitro release study of siRNA loaded layer by layer nanoparticles with sustained gene silencing effect, Expert Opinion on Drug Delivery, 15 (10), pp. 937-949 (2018). (5-year impact factor: 5.633)
  1. Seet LF, Tan YF, Toh LZ, Chu SW, Lee YS, Venkatraman SS, Wong TT. Targeted therapy for the post-operative conjunctiva: SPARC silencing reduces collagen deposition, British Journal of Ophthalmology, 102 (10), pp. 1460-1470 (2018). (5-year impact factor: 3.515)
  1. Phua JL, Hou A, Lui YS, Bose T, Chandy GK, Tong L, Venkatraman SS, Huang YY. Topical delivery of senicapoc nanoliposomal formulation for ocular surface treatment, International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 19 (10), 2977 (2018). (5-year impact factor: 3.878)
  1. Tan YF, Lao LL, Xiong GM, Venkatraman SS. Controlled-release nanotherapeutics: state of translation, Journal of Controlled Release, 284, pp. 39-48 (2018). (5-year impact factor: 8.683)
  1. Tijore A, Behr JM, Irvine SA, Baisane V, Venkatraman SS. Bioprinted gelatin hydrogel platform promotes smooth muscle cell contractile phenotype maintenance, Biomedical Microdevices, 20 (2), 32 (2018). (5-year impact factor: 2.431)
  1. Khan MA, Ali S, Venkatraman SS, Sohail MF, Ovais M, Raza A. Fabrication of poly (butadiene-block-ethylene oxide) based amphiphilic polymersomes: an approach for improved oral pharmacokinetics of sorafenib, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 542 (1-2), pp. 196-204 (2018). (5-year impact factor: 4.224)
  1. Lim WS, Chen K, Chong TW, Xiong GM, Birch WR, Pan J, Lee BH, Er PS, Salvekar AV, Venkatraman SS, Huang YY. A bilayer swellable drug-eluting ureteric stent: localized drug delivery to treat urothelial diseases, Biomaterials, 165, pp. 25-38 (2018). (5-year impact factor: 8.946)
  1. Ang HY, Chan JN, Toong D, Venkatraman SS, Chia SJ, Huang YY. Tailoring the mechanical and biodegradable properties of binary blends of biomedical thermoplastic elastomer, Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 79, pp. 64-72 (2018). (5-year impact factor: 3.544)
  1. Rink JS, Sun WQ, Misener S, Wang JJ, Zhang ZJ, Kibbe MR, Dravid VP, Venkatraman SS, Thaxton CS. Nitric oxide-delivering high-density lipoprotein-like nanoparticles as a biomimetic nanotherapy for vascular diseases, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 10 (8), pp. 6904-6916 (2018). (5-year impact factor: 7.823)
  1. Liu YC, Ng XW, Teo EPW, Ang HP, Lwin NC, Chan NSW, Venkatraman SS, Wong TT, Mehta JS. A biodegradable, sustained-released, tacrolimus microfilm drug delivery system for the management of allergic conjunctivitis in a mouse model, Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 59 (2), pp. 675-684 (2018). (5-year impact factor: 3.786)
  1. Tijore A, Irvine SA, Sarig U, Mhaisalkar P, Baisane V, Venkatraman SS. Contact guidance for cardiac tissue engineering using 3D bioprinted gelatin patterned hydrogel, Biofabrication, 10 (2), 025003 (2018). (5-year impact factor: 5.82)
  1. Joseph RR, Tan WND, Moreno M, Natarajan JV, Agrawal R, Wong TT, Venkatraman SS. Characterization of liposomal carriers for the trans-scleral transport of ranibizumab, Scientific Reports, 7, 16803 (2017). (5-year impact factor: 4.847)
  1. Riau AK, Venkatraman SS, Dohlman CH, Mehta JS. Surface modifications of the PMMA optic of a keratoprosthesis to improve biointegration, Cornea, 36 (11), pp. S15-S25 (2017). (5-year impact factor: 2.100)
  1. Liu YC, Ng AHC, Ng XW, Peng Y, Venkatraman SS, Mehta JS, Wong TT. Evaluation of a sustained-release prednisolone acetate biodegradable subconjunctival implant in a non-human primate model, Translational Vision Science & Technology, 6 (5), 9 (2017). (5-year impact factor: 2.406)
  1. Huang YY, Wong YS, Ng AHC, Boey FYC, Venkatraman SS. Translation in cardiovascular stents and occluders: from biostable to fully degradable, Bioengineering and Translational Medicine, 2, pp. 156-169 (2017). (5-year impact factor: NA)
  1. Nguyen LTH, Muktabar A, Tang J, Dravid VP, Thaxton CS, Venkatraman SS, Ng KW. Engineered nanoparticles for the detection, treatment and prevention of atherosclerosis: how close are we?, Drug Discovery Today, 22 (9), pp. 1438-1446 (2017). (5-year impact factor: 6.657)
  1. Sarig H, Gora A, Krishnamoorthi MK, Tan LP, Venkatraman SS, Ramkrishna S, Freddy BYC, Machluf M, Sarig U. Modelling early tissue formation biomechanics using adult meso- and endo-dermal cultures on decellularized ECM, Mechanisms of Development, 145, pp. S103 (2017). (5-year impact factor: 1.766)
  1. Moreno M, Poh YP, Tan STT, Sonali N, Andreas L, Krishna R, Jayabalan N, Soo TQ, Susana GS, Rupesh A, Venkatraman SS. Modulating release of ranibizumab and aflibercept from thiolated chitosan-based hydrogels for potential treatment of ocular neovascularization, Expert Opinion on Drug Delivery, 14 (8), pp. 913-925 (2017). (5-year impact factor: 5.557)
  1. Au-Yeung GCT, Sarig U, Sarig H, Bogireddi H, Bronshtein T, Baruch L, Spizzichino A, Bortman J, Freddy BYC, Machluf M, Venkatraman SS. Restoring the biophysical properties of decellularized patches through recellularization, Biomaterials Science, 5 (6), pp. 1183-1194 (2017). (5-year impact factor: 4.338)
  1. Nandwana V, Ryoo SR, Kanthala S, McMahon KM, Rink JS, Li Y, Venkatraman SS, Thaxton CS, Dravid VP. High-density lipoprotein-like magnetic nanostructures (HDL-MNS): theranostic agents for cardiovascular disease, Chemistry of Materials, 29 (5), pp. 2276-2282 (2017). (5-year impact factor: 9.242)
  1. Salvekar AV, Huang WM, Xiao R, Wong YS, Venkatraman SS, Tay KH, Shen ZX. Water-responsive shape recovery induced buckling in biodegradable photo-cross-linked poly(ethylene glycol) (PEG) hydrogel, Accounts of Chemical Research, 50 (2), pp. 141-150 (2017). (5-year impact factor: 22.758)
  1. Joseph RR, Venkatraman SS. Drug delivery to the eye: what benefits do nanocarriers offer?, Nanomedicine, 12 (6), pp. 683-702 (2017). (5-year impact factor: 5.613)
  1. Efraim Y, Sarig H, Anavy NC, Sarig U, Berardinis ED, Chaw SY, Krishnamoorthi M, Kalifa J, Bogireddi H, Duc TV, Kofidis T, Baruch L, Boey FYC, Venkatraman SS, Machluf M. Biohybrid cardiac ECM-based hydrogels improve long term cardiac function post myocardial infarction, Acta Biomaterialia, 50, pp. 220-233 (2017). (5-year impact factor: 6.383)
  1. Ang HY, Bulluck H, Wong P, Venkatraman SS, Huang YY, Foin N. Bioresorbable stents: current and upcoming bioresorbable technologies, International Journal of Cardiology, 228, pp. 931-939 (2017). (5-year impact factor: 4.468)
  1. Radhakrishnan K, Sonali N, Moreno M, Nirmal J, Fernandez AA, Venkatraman SS, Agrawal R. Protein delivery to the back of the eye: barriers, carriers and stability of anti-VEGF proteins, Drug Discovery Today, 2, pp. 416-423 (2017). (5-year impact factor: 6.122)
  1. Riau AK, Mondal D, Setiawan M, Palaniappan A, Yam GHF, Liedberg B, Venkatraman SS, Mehta JS. Functionalization of the polymeric surface with bioceramic nanoparticles via a novel, nonthermal dip coating method, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 8 (51), pp. 35565-35577 (2016). (5-year impact factor: 7.823)
  1. Bhuthalingam R, Lim PQ, Irvine SA, Venkatraman SS. Automated robotic dispensing technique for surface guidance and bioprinting of cells, Journal of Visualized Experiments, 117, e54604 (2016). (5-year impact factor: NA)
  1. Moreno M, Tabitha TS, Nirmal J, Radhakrishnana K, Yee CH, Lim S, Venkatraman SS, Agrawal R. Study of stability and biophysical characterization of ranibizumab and aflibercept, European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, 108, pp. 156-167 (2016). (5-year impact factor: 4.389)
  1. Tan WND, Lim SG, Wong TT, Venkatraman SS. Sustained antibiotic-eluting intra-ocular lenses: a new approach, PLoS ONE, 11 (10) (2016). (5-year impact factor: 3.535)
  1. Irvine SA, Venkatraman SS. Bioprinting and differentiation of stem cells, Molecules, 21 (9), pp. 1188 (2016). (5-year impact factor: 2.749)
  1. Sarig U, Sarig H, Elio DB, Chaw SY, Nguyen EBV, Ramanujam VS, Thang VD, Al-Haddawi M, Liao S, Seliktar D, Kofidis T, Boey FYC, Venkatraman SS, Machluf M. Natural myocardial ECM patch drives cardiac progenitor based restoration even after scarring, Acta Biomaterialia, 44, pp. 209-220 (2016). (5-year impact factor: 6.589)
  1. Xiong MG, Ang HY, Lin JJ, Lui YS, Phua JL, Chan JN, Venkatraman SS, Foin N, Huang YY. Materials technology in drug eluting balloons: current and future perspectives, Journal of Controlled Release, 239, pp. 92-106 (2016). (5-year impact factor: 7.768)
  1. Wong YS, Salvekar AV,Zhuang KD, Liu H, Birch WR, Tay KH, Huang WM, Venkatraman SS. Bioabsorbable radiopaque water-responsive shape memory embolization plug for temporary vascular occlusion, Biomaterials, 102, pp. 98-106 (2016). (5-year impact factor: 8.978)
  1. Jayabalan N, Radhakrishnan K, Moreno M, Natarajan JV, Laude A, Lim TH, Venkatraman SS, Agrawal R. Drug, delivery and devices for diabetic retinopathy (3Ds in DR), Expert Opinion on Drug Delivery, 13 (11), pp. 1625-1637 (2016). (5-year impact factor: 5.519)
  1. Cao Y, Lee BH, Peled HB, Venkatraman SS. Synthesis of stiffness-tunable and cell-responsive gelatin-poly (ethylene glycol) hydrogel for 3-dimensional cell encapsulation, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, 104 (10), pp. 2401-2411 (2016). (5-year impact factor: 3.451)
  1. Bora M, Mundargi R, Chee YD, Wong TTL, Venkatraman SS. 5-Flurouracil microencapsulation and impregnation in hyaluronic acid hydrogel as composite drug delivery system for ocular fibrosis, Cogent Medicine, 3 (1), 1182108 (2016). (5-year impact factor: NA)
  1. Kottapalli AGP, Bora M, Asadnia M, Miao J, Venkatraman SS, Triantafyllou M. Nanofibril scaffold assisted MEMS artificial hydrogel neuromasts for enhanced sensitivity flow sensing, Scientific Reports, 6:19336 (2016). (5-year impact factor: 5.597)
  1. Mondal D, Griffith M, Venkatraman SS. Polycaprolactone-based biomaterials for tissue engineering and drug delivery: current scenario and challenges, International Journal of Polymeric Materials and Polymeric Biomaterials, 65 (5), pp. 255-265 (2016). (5-year impact factor: 2.376)
  1. Huang YY, Ng XW, Lim SG, Chen HH, Burnett JC, Boey YCF, Venkatraman SS. In vivo evaluation of cenderitide-eluting stent (CES) II, Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 44 (2), pp. 432-441 (2016). (5-year impact factor: 2.987)
  1. Foin N, Lee RD, Mattesini A, Caiazzo G, Fabris E, Kilic D, Chan JN, Huang YY, Venkatraman SS, Mario CD, Wong P, Nef H. Bioabsorbable vascular scaffold overexpansion: insights from in-vitro post-expansion experiments, EuroIntervention: Journal of EuroPCR in collaboration with the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the European Society of Cardiology, 11 (12), pp. 1389-1399 (2016). (5-year impact factor: 3.77)
  1. Mundargi R, Venkataraman D, Kumar S, Mogal V, Ortiz R, Loo J, Venkatraman SS, Steele T. Novel sensor-enabled ex vivo bioreactor: a new approach towards physiological parameters and porcine artery viability, BioMed Research International, 958170 (2015). (5-year impact factor: 1.593)
  1. Salvekar AV, Zhou Y, Huang WM, Wong YS, Venkatraman SS, Shen XZ, Zhu GM, Cui HP. Shape/temperature memory phenomena in un-crosslinked poly-ɛ-caprolactone (PCL), European Polymer Journal, 72, pp. 282-295 (2015). (5-year impact factor: 3.198)
  1. Riau AK, Mondal D, Aung TT, Murugan E, Chen LY, Lwin NC, Zhou L, Beuerman RW, Liedberg B, Venkatraman SS, Mehta JS. Collagen-based artificial corneal scaffold with anti-infective capability for prevention of perioperative bacterial infections, ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering, 1 (10), pp. 1324-1334 (2015). (5-year impact factor: NA)
  1. Agrawal A, Lee BH, Irvine SA, An J, Bhuthalingam R, Singh V, Low KY, Chua CK, Venkatraman SS. Smooth muscle cell alignment and phenotype control by melt spun polycaprolactone fibers for seeding of tissue engineered blood vessels, International Journal of Biomaterials, 434876 (2015). (5-year impact factor: NA)
  1. Riau AK, Mondal D, Yam GHF, Setiawan M, Liedberg B, Venkatraman SS, Mehta JS. Surface modification of PMMA to improve adhesion to corneal substitutes in a synthetic core-skirt keratoprosthesis, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 7 (39), pp. 21690-21702 (2015). (5-year impact factor: 6.813)
  1. Zhao XX, Irvine SA, Agrawal A, Cao Y, Lim PQ, Tan SY, Venkatraman SS. 3D patterned substrates for bioartificial blood vessels - the effect of hydrogels on aligned cells on a biomaterial surface, Acta Biomaterialia, 26, pp. 159-168(2015). (5-year impact factor: 6.589)
  1. Tay CY, Wu YL, Cai PQ, Tan NS, Venkatraman SS, Chen XD, Tan LP. Bio-inspired micropatterned hydrogel to direct and deconstruct hierarchical processing of geometry-force signals by human mesenchymal stem cells during smooth muscle cell differentiation, NPG Asia Materials, 7 (7), e199 (2015). (5-year impact factor: 11.347)
  1. Bhuthalingam R, Lim PQ, Irvine SA, Agrawal A, Mhaisalkar PS, An J, Chua CK, Venkatraman SS. A novel 3D printing method for cell alignment and differentiation, International Journal of Bioprinting, 1 (1), pp. 57-65 (2015). (5-year impact factor: NA)
  1. Mitragotri S, Anderson DG, Chen XY, Chow EK, Ho D, Kabanov AV, Karp JM, Kataoka K, Mirkin CA, Petrosko SH, Shi JJ, Stevens OMM, Sun SH, Teoh SH, Venkatraman SS, Xia YN, Wang ST, Gu Z, Xu CJ. Accelerating the translation of nanomaterials in biomedicine, ACS Nano, 9 (7), pp. 6644-6654 (2015). (5-year impact factor: 14.412)
  1. Ng XW, Liu KL, Veluchamy AB, Lwin NC, Wong TT, Venkatraman SS. A biodegradable ocular implant for long-term suppression of intraocular pressure, Drug Delivery and Translational Research, 5 (5), pp. 469-479 (2015). (5-year impact factor: 1.917)
  1. Ng XW, Venkatraman SS. Protein delivery options: how well have we succeeded?, Therapeutic Delivery, 6 (5), pp. 537-539 (2015). (5-year impact factor: NA)
  1. Irvine SA, Steele TWJ, Bhuthalingam R, Li M, Boujday S, Prawirasatya M, Neoh KG, Boey FYC, Venkatraman SS. Quantification of aldehyde terminated heparin by SEC-MALLS-UV for the surface functionalization of polycaprolactone biomaterials, Colloids and Surfaces B - Biointerfaces, 132, pp. 253-263 (2015). (5-year impact factor: 4.400)
  1. Sarig U, Nguyen EBV, Wang Y, Ting S, Bronshtein T, Sarig H, Dahan N, Gvirtz M, Reuveny S, Oh SKW, Scheper T, Boey YCF, Venkatraman SS, Machluf M. Pushing the envelope in tissue engineering: ex vivo production of thick vascularized cardiac extracellular matrix constructs, Tissue Engineering Part A, 21 (9-10), pp. 1507-1519 (2015). (5-year impact factor: 4.916)
  1. Anderson CM, Kazantzis M, Wang JS, Venkatraman SS. Dependence of brown adipose tissue function on CD36-mediated coenzyme Q uptake, Cell Reports, 10 (4), pp. 505-515 (2015). (5-year impact factor: 8.361)
  1. Irvine SA, Agrawal A, Lee BH, Chua HY, Low KY, Lau BC, Machluf M, Venkatraman S.S. Printing cell-laden gelatin constructs by free-form fabrication and enzymatic protein crosslinking, Biomedical Microdevices, 17 (1), (2015). (5-year impact factor: 2.768)
  1. Huang YY, Wong YS, Chan JN, Venkatraman SS. A fully biodegradable patent ductus arteriosus occluder, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, 26 (2), (2015). (5-year impact factor: 2.741)
  1. Natarajan JV, Nugraha C, Ng XW, Venkatraman S. Sustained-release from nanocarriers: A review, Journal of Controlled Release, 193, pp. 122-138 (2014). (5-year impact factor: 7.768)
  1. Venkatraman S. Has nanomedicine lived up to its promise?, Nanotechnology, 25 (37), (2014). (5-year impact factor: 3.867)
  1. Ng XW, Huang YY, Liu KL, Lim SG, Chen HH, Burnett JC, Boey YCF, Venkatraman SS. In vitro evaluation of cenderitide-eluting stent I - An antirestenosis and proendothelization approach, Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 103 (11), pp. 3631-3640 (2014). (5-year impact factor: 3.385)
  1. Venkatraman S, Wong T. How can nanoparticles be used to overcome the challenges of glaucoma treatment? Nanomedicine, 9 (9), pp. 1281-1283 (2014). (5-year impact factor: 5.966)
  1. Huang YY, Ng AHC, Ng XW, Venkatraman S. Drug-eluting biostable and erodible stents, Journal of Controlled Release, 193, pp. 188-201 (2014). (5-year impact factor: 7.768)
  1. Ang M, Ng X, Wong C, Yan P, Chee S, Venkatraman SS, Wong TT. Evaluation of a prednisolone acetate-loaded subconjunctival implant for the treatment of recurrent uveitis in a rabbit model, PLoS ONE, 9 (5) (2014). (5-year impact factor: 4.244)
  1. Nugraha C, Bora M, Venkatraman SS. Release retardation of model protein on polyelectrolyte-coated PLGA nano- and microparticles, PLoS ONE, 9 (3) (2014). (5-year impact factor: 4.244)
  1. Mogal VT, Yin CS, O'Rorke R, Boujday S, M├ęthivier C, Venkatraman SS, Steele TWJ. Tuning model drug release and soft-tissue bioadhesion of polyester films by plasma post-treatment, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 6 (8), pp. 5749-5758 (2014) (5-year impact factor: 5.908)
  1. Ji Liang Zhang, Wei Min Huang, Guorong Gao, Jun Fu, Ye Zhou, Abhijit Vijay Salvekar, Subbu S Venkatraman, Yee Shan Wong, Kiang Hiong Tay, William R Birch. Shape memory/change effect in a double network nanocomposite tough hydrogel, European Polymer Journal, 58, pp. 41-51 (2014). (5-year impact factor: 3.245)
  1. Wong TT, Novack GD, Natarajan JV, Ho CL, Htoon HM, Venkatraman SS. Nanomedicine for glaucoma: sustained release latanoprost offers a new therapeutic option with substantial benefits over eyedrops, Drug Delivery and Translational Research, 4 (4), pp. 303-309 (2014). (5-year impact factor: 1.917)
  1. Sun S, Wei C, Zhu Z, Hou Y, Venkatraman SS, Xu Z. Magnetic iron oxide nanoparticles: synthesis and surface coating techniques for biomedical applications, Chinese Physics B, 23 (3) (2014). (5-year impact factor: NA)
  1. Yingying Huang, Yee Shan Wong, Jumiati Wu, Jen Fong Kong, Jing Ni Chan, Laxmikant Khanolkar, Dasari P. Rao, Freddy Y.C. Boey, Subbu S. Venkatraman. The mechanical behavior and biocompatibility of polymer blends for patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) occlusion device, Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 36, pp. 143-160 (2014). (5-year impact factor: 3.487)
  1. Ng XW, Huang Y, Liu KL, Boey FYC, Venkatraman SS. Investigation of cenderitide controlled release platforms for potential local treatment of cardiovascular pathology, Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 103 (5), pp. 1400-1410 (2014). (5-year impact factor: 3.385)
  1. YF Tan, RC Mundargi, MHA Chen, J Lessig, B Neu, S Venkatraman, TT Wong. Layer-by-layer nanoparticles as an efficient siRNA delivery vehicle for SPARC silencing, SMALL, 10 (9), pp. 1790-1798 (2014). (5-year impact factor : 8.084)
  1. Jayaganesh Natarajan, Anastasia Darwitan, VA Barathi, Marcus Ang, Hla Myint Htoon, Freddy Boey, Kam C Tam, Tina Wong and Subbu Venkatraman. Sustained drug release in nanomedicine: a long-acting nanocarrier-based formulation for glaucoma, ACS Nano, 8 (1), pp. 419-429 (2014). (5-year impact factor: 12.524)
  1. Lee BH, Tin SPH, Chaw SY, Cao Y, Xia Y, Steele TWJ, Seliktar D, Venkatraman SS. Influence of soluble PEG-OH incorporation in a 3D cell-laden PEG-fibrinogen (PF) hydrogel on smooth muscle cell morphology and growth, Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition, 25 (4), pp. 394-409 (2014). (5-year impact factor: 2.015)
  1. Wong Y, Kong J, Widjaja LK, Venkatraman SS. Biomedical applications of shape-memory polymers: How practically useful are they?, Science China Chemistry, pp. 1-15 (2014). (5-year impact factor: NA)
  1. Wen F, Wong HK, Tay CY, Yu H, Li H, Yu T, Tijore A, Venkatraman S, Tan LP. Induction of myogenic differentiation of human mesenchymal stem cells cultured on notch agonist (jagged-1) modified biodegradable scaffold surface, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 6 (3), pp. 1652-1661 (2014). (5-year impact factor: 5.040)
  1. Yingying Huang, Jen Fong Kong, Subbu S Venkatraman. Biomaterials and design in occlusion devices for cardiac defects: a review, Acta Biomaterialia, 10, pp. 1088-1101 (2014). (5-year impact factor: 5.076)
  1. Luong QM, Shang L, Ang M, Kong JF, Peng Y, Wong T, Venkatraman S. A new design and application of bioelastomers for better control of intraocular pressure in a glaucoma drainage device, Adv Healthcare Materials, 3 (2), pp. 205-213 (2014). (5-year impact factor: NA)
  1. Liu H, Venkatraman SS. Solid/hollow depots for drug delivery, part 1: effect of drug caracteristics and polymer molecular weight on the phase-inversion dynamics, depot morphology, and drug release, Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 103 (2), pp. 485-495 (2014). (5-year impact factor: 3.385)
  1. Widjaja LK, Bora M, Chan PNPH, Lipik V, Wong TTL, Venkatraman SS. Hyaluronic acid-based nanocomposite hydrogels for ocular drug delivery applications, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part A, 102 (9), pp. 3056-3065 (2013) (5-year impact factor: 3.103)
  1. Hui Ying A, Irvine SA, Avrahami R, Sarig U, Bronshtein T, Zussman E, Boey F, Venkatraman S. Entrapment of cells within core-shell electrospun scaffold fibers, European Cells and Materials, 26 (SUPPL. 6), pp. 90 (2013). (5-year impact factor: 5.702)
  1. Wang Y, Sarig U, Bronshtein T, Boey FYC, Venkatraman SS, Machluf M, Using a co-culture model to vascularize a natural cardiac patch from porcine extracellular matrix, European Cells & Materials, 26 (SUPPL. 6), pp. 90 (2013). (5-year impact factor: 5.702)
  1. XW Ng, YY Huang, KL Liu, SG Lim, HH Chen, JC Burnett, YCF Boey, SS Venkatraman. Cenderitide-eluting film for potential cardiac patch applications, PLoS One, 8 (7), (2013). (5-year impact factor: 4.244)
  1. YC Liu, Y Peng, NC Lwin, SS Venkatraman, T Wong, J Mehta. A biodegradable, sustained-released, prednisolone acetate microfilm drug delivery system effectively prolongs corneal allograft survival in the rat keratoplasty model, PLoS One, 8 (8), (2013). (5-year impact factor: 4.244)
  1. Wang Y, Bronshtein T, Sarig U, Nguyen EBV, Boey FYC, Venkatraman SS, Machluf M. A mathematical model predicting the coculture dynamics of endothelial and mesenchymal stem cells for tissue regeneration, Tissue Engineering, Part A, 19 (9-10), pp. 1155-1164 (2013). (5-year impact factor: 4.623)
  1. Bronshtein T, Au-Yeung GCT, Sarig U, Nguyen EBV, Mhaisalkar PS, Boey FYC, Venkatraman SS, MacHluf M. A mathematical model for analyzing the elasticity, viscosity, and failure of soft tissue: comparison of native and decellularized porcine cardiac extracellular matrix for tissue engineering, Tissue Engineering, Part C: Methods,19 (8), pp. 620-630 (2013). (5-year impact factor: 4.623)
  1. Liu YC, Peng Y, Lwin NC, Wong TT, Venkatraman SS, Mehta JS. Optimization of subconjunctival biodegradable microfilms for sustained drug delivery to the anterior segment in a small animal model, Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 54 (4), pp. 2607-2615 (2013). (5-year impact factor: 3.370)
  1. Li H, Wong YS, Wen F, Ng KW, Ng GKL, Venkatraman SS, Boey FYC, Tan LP. Human mesenchymal stem-cell behavior on direct laser micropatterned electrospun scaffolds with hierarchical structures, Macromolecular Bioscience, 13 (3), pp. 299-310 (2013). (5-year impact factor: 3.799)
  1. Lim SG, Venkatraman SS, Burnett Jr. JC, Chen HH. In-vivo evaluation of an in situ polymer precipitation delivery system for a novel natriuretic peptide, PLoS One, 8 (2). (2013). (5-year impact factor: 4.244)
  1. Huang CL, Kumar S, Tan JJZ, Boey FYC, Venkatraman SS, Steele TWJ, et al. Modulating drug release from poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) thin films through terminal end-groups and molecular weight, Polymer Degradation and Stability. 98 (2), pp. 619-26 (2013). (5-year impact factor: 3.069)
  1. Zhao T, Li Y, Xia Y, Venkatraman SS, Xiang Y, Zhao X. Formation of a nano-patterning NiTi surface with Ni-depleted superficial layer to promote corrosion resistance and endothelial cell-material interaction, Journal of Material Science: Materials in Medicine, 24, pp. 105-114 (2013). (5-year impact factor: 2.480)
  1. Roy S, Yue CY, Venkatraman SS, Ma LL. Fabrication of smart COC chips: Advantages of N-vinylpyrrolidone (NVP) monomer over other hydrophilic monomers, Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical, (178), pp. 86-95 (2013). (5-year impact factor: 3.751)
  1. Steele TWJ, Huang CL, Kumar S, Iskandar A, Aw BX, Boey F, Loo JSC, Venkatraman SS. Tuning drug release in polyester thin films: terminal end-groups determine specific rates of additive-free controlled drug release, Nature Publishing Group Asia Materials, 5 (4), (2013). (5-year impact factor: 8.556)
  1. Luo R, Venkatraman SS, Neu B. Layer-by-layer polyelectrolyte−polyester hybrid microcapsules for encapsulation and delivery of hydrophobic drugs, Biomacromolecules, 14 (7), pp. 2262-2271 (2013). (5-year impact factor: 5.750)
  1. Huang CL, Steele TWJ, Widjaja E, Boey F, Venkatraman SS, Loo JSC. The influence of additives in modulating drug delivery and degradation of PLGA thin films, Nature Publishing Group Asia Materials, 5 (7), (2013). (5-year impact factor: 8.556)
  1. Steele TWJ, Huang CL, Nguyen E, Sarig U, Kumar S, Widjaja E, Loo JSC, Machluf M, Boey F, Venkatraman SS. Collagen-cellulose composite thin films that mimic soft-tissue and allow stem-cell orientation, J. of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, 24 (8), pp. 2013-2027 (2013). (5-year impact factor: 2.480)
  1. Gan CW, Chooi WH, Ng AHC, Wong YS, Venkatraman SS, Lim LHY. Development of a novel biodegradable drug-eluting ventilation tube for chronic otitis media with effusion, Laryngoscope, 123 (7), pp. 1770-1777 (2013). (5-year impact factor: 2.207)
  1. Wong YS, Tay CY, Wen F, Venkatraman SS, Tan LP. Engineered polymeric biomaterials for tissue engineering, Current Tissue Engineering, 1, pp. 41-53 (2012). (5-year impact factor: NA)
  1. Irvine SA, Yun X, Venkatraman SS. Anti-platelet and tissue engineering approaches to biomaterial blood compatibilization: how well have these been translated into the clinic?, Drug Delivery and Translational Research, Invited article, 2, pp. 384-397 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 1.917)
  1. Lim SG, Ameenuddin S, Burnett JC, Venkatraman SS, Chen HH. Sustained delivery of a novel natriuretic peptide for three weeks with in situ polymer precipitation delivery system, Journal of Cardiac Failure, 18 (8), supplement, S63 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 3.701)
  1. Taraballi F, Wang S, Li J, Lee FYY, Venkatraman SS, Birch WR, Teoh SS, Boey FYC, Ng KW. Understanding the nano-topography changes and cellular influences resulting from the surface adsorption of human hair keratins, Advanced Healthcare Materials, 1 (4), pp. 513-519 (2012). (5-year impact factor: NA)
  1. Panda P, Appalashetti M, Natarajan M, Mary C-, Venkatraman SS, Judeh ZMA. Synthesis and antiproliferative activity of helonioside A, 3′,4′,6′-tri-O-feruloylsucrose, lapathoside C and their analogs, European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 58, pp. 418-30 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 3.509)
  1. Sarig U, Au-Yueng GCT, Wang Y, Bronshtein T, Dahan N, Boey FYC, Venkatraman SS, Machluf M. Thick acellular heart extracellular matrix with inherent vasculature: A potential platform for myocardial tissue regeneration, Tissue Engineering Part A, 18 (19-20), pp. 2125-2137 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 4.022)
  1. Luo R, Neu B, Venkatraman SS. Surface functionalization of nanoparticles to control cell interactions and drug release, Small, 8 (16), pp. 2585-2594 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 8.262)
  1. Tiwari SK, Venkatraman S. Electrospinning pure protein solutions in core-shell fibers, Polymer International, 61 (10), pp. 1549-55 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 2.311)
  1. Tiwari SK, Venkatraman SS. Importance of viscosity parameters in electrospinning: of monolithic and core-shell fibers, Materials Science and Engineering: C, 32 (5), pp. 1037-42 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 2.423)
  1. Kong JF, Lipik V, Abadie MJM, Roshan GR, Venkatraman SS. Characterization and degradation of elastomeric four-armed star copolymers based on caprolactone and L-lactide, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, 100A (12), pp. 3436-3445 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 3.105)
  1. Steele TWJ, Huang CL, Kumar S, Irvine S, Boey FYC, Loo JSC, Venkatraman SS. Novel gradient casting method provides high-throughput assessment of blended polyester poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) thin films for parameter optimization, Acta Biomaterialia, 8 (6), pp. 2263-2270 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 5.076)
  1. Panda P, Appalashetti M, Natarajan M, Chan-Park MB, Venkatraman SS, Judeh ZMA. Synthesis and antitumor activity of lapathoside D and its analogs, European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 53, pp. 1-12 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 3.509)
  1. Paryab N, Cronin D, Lee-Sullivan P, Ying X, Boey FYC, Venkatraman S. Uniform expansion of a polymeric helical stent, Journal of Medical Devices, 6 (2), Transactions of the ASME (2012). (5-year impact factor: NA)
  1. Liu H, Venkatraman SS. Effect of polymer type on the dynamics of phase inversion and drug release in injectable in situ gelling systems, Journal of Biomaterial Science: Polymer Edition, 23 (1-4), pp. 251-266 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 2.215)
  1. Widjaja LK, Kong JF, Chattopadhyay S, Lipik VT, Liow SS, Abadie MJM, Venkatraman SS. Triblock copolymers of e-caprolactone, trimethylene carbonate, and L-lactide: Effects of using random copolymer as hard-block, Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 6, pp. 80-88 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 3.511)
  1. Luo R, Mutukumaraswamy S, Venkatraman SS, Neu B. Engineering of erythrocyte-based drug carriers: control of protein release and bioactivity, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine , 23 (1), pp. 63-71 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 2.480)
  1. Mironi-Harpaz I, Wang DY, Venkatraman SS, Seliktar D. Photopolymerization of cell-encapsulating hydrogels: Crosslinking efficiency versus cytotoxicity, Acta Biomaterialia, 8 (5), pp. 1838-1848 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 5.076)
  1. Liu H, Venkatraman SS. Cosolvent effects on the drug release and depot swelling in injectable in situ depot-forming systems, Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 101 (5), pp. 1783-1793 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 3.324)
  1. Li H, Xia Y, Wu J, He QY, Zhou XZ, Lu G, Shang L, Boey F, Venkatraman SS, Zhang H. Surface modification of smooth poly(L-lactic acid) films for gelatin immobilization, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 4 (2), pp. 687-693 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 4.540)
  1. Qi XY, Huang X, Li H, Wang Y, Xia Y, Natarajan M, Wei J, Venkatraman SS, Zhang H. Vault protein-templated assembles of nanoparticles, ACS Nano, 7 (1), pp. 1250001-1250007 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 11.708)
  1. Li H, Wen F, Wong YS, Boey FYC, Venkatraman SS, Leong DT, Ng KW, Ng GKL, Tan LP. Direct machining-induced topographic pattern promotes up-regulation of myogenic markers in human mesenchymal stem cells, Acta Biomaterialia, 8 (2), pp. 531-539 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 5.076)
  1. Ng AHC, Ng SC, Zhu GH, LimLH, Venkatraman SS. A fully-degradable tracheal stent: in vitro and in vivo characterization of material degradation, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials, 100B (3), pp. 693–699 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 2.305)
  1. Natarajan JV, Ang M, Darwitan A, Chattopadhyay S, Venkatraman SS, Wong TT. Nanomedicine for glaucoma: Liposomes provide sustained release of latanoprost in the eye, International Journal of Nanomedicine, 7, pp. 123-131 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 4.424)
  1. Narayanaswamy A, Lee K, Zhen M, Chua J, Chai SM, Boey PY, ZhengC , Aung T, Venkatraman SS, Wong TT. Randomised controlled trial of a sustained delivery formulation of 5-fluorouracil for the treatment of failing blebs, Ophthalmology, 119 (2) pp. 314-320 (2012). (5-year impact factor: 5.567)
  1. Steele TWJ, Loo JS, Venkatraman SS. Bioadhesive, drug impregnated thin films for vascular restenosis treatment, Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 58 (20), pB66-B66 (2012). (5-year impact factor: NA)
  1. Kong JF, Lipik V, Abadie MJM, Deen GR, Venkatraman SS. Biodegradable elastomers based on ABA triblocks: Influence of end-block crystallinity on elastomeric character, Polymer International, 61 (1) , pp. 43-50 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 2.311)
  1. Yang Y, Koo S, Xia Y, Venkatraman SS, Neu B. Non-adsorbing macromolecules in plasma induce erythrocyte adhesion to the endothelium, ChemPhysChem, 12 (16), pp. 2989-2994 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 3.553)
  1. Ehrahimian-Hosseinabadi M, Ashrafizadeh F, Etemadifar M, Venkatraman SS. Evaluating and modeling the mechanical properties of the prepared PLGA/nano-BCP Composite scaffolds for bone tissue engineering, Journal of Materials Science and Technology, 27 (12), pp. 1105-1112 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 0.867)
  1. Li H, Cao XH, Li B, Zhou XZ, Lu G, Liusman C, He QY, Boey F, Venkatraman SS, Zhang H. Single-layer graphene oxide sheet: A novel substrate for dip-pen nanolithography, Chemical Communications, 47 (36), pp. 10070–10072 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 6.082)
  1. Li H, He QY, Wang X, Lu G, Liusman C, Li B, Boey F, Venkatraman SS, Zhang H. Nanoscale-controlled, enzymatic degradation of poly(L-lactic acid) films using dip-pen nanolithography, Small, 7 (2), pp. 226-229 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 8.262)
  1. Tay CY, Pal M, Yu H, Leong WS, Tan NS, Ng KW, Venkatraman SS, Boey F, Leong DT, Tan LP. Bio-inspired micropatterned platform to steer stem cell differentiation, Small, 7(10), 1416-1421 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 8.262)
  1. Zhu GH, Ng AHC, Venkatraman SS, Boey FY, Wee AL, Trasti SL, Yee-Lim LH. A novel drug-eluting tracheal stent, Laryngoscope, 121 (10), pp. 2234–2239 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 2.207)
  1. Liu KL, Widjaja E, Huang Y, Ng XW, Loo SCJ, Boey FYC, Venkatraman SS. A new insight for an old system: Protein-PEG colocalization in relation to protein release from PCL/PEG blends, Molecular Pharmaceutics, 8 (6), pp. 2173-2182 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 5.634)
  1. Ang M, Yan P, Zhen M, Foo S, Venkatraman SS, Wong TT. Evaluation of sustained release of PLC-loaded prednisolone acetate microfilm on postoperative inflammation in an experimental model of glaucoma filtration surgery, Current Eye Research 36 (12), pp. 1123-1128 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 1.535)
  1. Kong JF, Lipik V, Abadie MJM, Deen GR, Venkatraman SS. Biodegradable elastomers based on ABA triblocks: Influence of end-block crystallinity on elastomeric character, Polymer International, 61 (1) , pp. 43-50 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 2.275)
  1. Steele TWJ, Huang CL, Widjaja E, Loo JSC, Venkatraman SS. The effect of polyethylene glycol structure on paclitaxel drug release and mechanical properties of PLGA thin films, Acta Biomaterialia, 7 (5), pp.1973-1983 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 5.076)
  1. Wong YS, Widjaja LK, Li H, Abadie MJM, Venkatraman SS. Microstructure – cyclic deformation property relationships of degradable di-crystalline triblock copolymers, Polymer, 52 (15), pp.3451-3459 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 4.009)
  1. Roy S, Yue CY, Venkatraman SS, Ma LL. Low-temperature (below Tg) thermal bonding of COC microfluidic devices using UV photografted HEMA-modified substrates: High strength, stable hydrophilic, biocompatible surfaces, Journal of Materials Chemistry 21 (38) , pp. 15031-15040 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 5.992)
  1. Widjaja LK, Kong JF, Chattopadhyay S, Lipik VT, Liow SS, Abadie MJM, Venkatraman SS. Triblock copolymers of ε-caprolactone, L-lactide, and trimethylene carbonate: Biodegradability and elastomeric behavior, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, 99 A (1) , pp. 38-46 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 3.105)
  1. Natarajan JV, Chattopadhyay S, Ang M, Darwitan A, Foo S, Ma Z, Koo M, Venkatraman SS, Wong TT. Sustained release of an anti-glaucoma drug: Demonstration of efficacy of a liposomal formulation in the rabbit eye, PLoS One, 6 (9), e24513 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 4.537)
  1. Peng Y, Ang M, Foo S, Lee WS, Ma Z, Venkatraman SS, Wong TT. Biocompatibility and biodegradation studies of subconjunctival implants in rabbit eyes, PLoS One, 6(7), e22507 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 4.537)
  1. Wu W, Yip J, Tang YD, Khoo V, Kong JF, Duong-Hong D, Boey F, Venkatraman SS. A novel biodegradable atrial septal defect occluder: “The Chinese lantern” design, proof of concept, Innovations: Technology and Techniques in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, 6 (4), pp. 221-230 (2011). (5-year impact factor: NA)
  1. Liow SS, Lipik VT, Widjaja LK, Venkatraman SS, Abadie MJM. Enhancing mechanical properties of thermoplastic polyurethane elastomers with 1,3-trimethylene carbonate, epsilon-caprolactone and L-lactide copolymers via soft segment crystallization, Express Polymer Letters, 5 (10), pp. 897-910 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 2.003)
  1. Shaillender M, Luo R, Venkatraman SS, Neu B. Layer-by-layer microcapsules templated on erythrocyte ghost carriers, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 415 (1-2), pp. 211-217 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 3.867)
  1. Gao J, Reibetanz U, Venkatraman SS, Neu B. Bio-functionalisation of polyelectrolyte microcapsules with biotinylated polyethylene glycol - grafted liposomes, Macromolecular Bioscience, 11 (8) , pp. 1079-1087 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 3.799)
  1. Steele TWJ, Huang CL, Kumar S, Widjaja E, Boey FYC, Loo JSC, Venkatraman SS. High-throughput screening of PLGA thin films utilizing hydrophobic fluorescent dyes for hydrophobic drug compounds, Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 100 (10), pp. 4317-4329 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 3.324)
  1. Ebrahimian-Hosseinabadi M, Ashrafizadeh F, Etemadifar M, Venkatraman SS. Preparation and mechanical behavior of PLGA/nano-BCP composite scaffolds during in-vitro degradation for bone tissue engineering, Polymer Degradation and Stability, 96 (10), pp. 1940-1946 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 3.069)
  1. Tay CY, Irvine SA, Boey FY, Tan LP, Venkatraman SS. Micro-nanoengineered cellular responses for soft tissue engineering, Small, 7 (10), pp. 1361-1378 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 8.262)
  1. Tay CY, Pal M, Yu H, Leong WS, Tan NS, Ng KW, Venkatraman SS, Boey F, Leong DT, Tan LP. Bio-inspired micropatterned platform to steer stem cell differentiation, Small, 7 (10), pp. 1416-1421 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 8.262)
  1. Park MS, Wong YS, Park J, Venkatraman SS, Srinivasarao M. A simple method for obtaining the information of orientation distribution using polarized raman spectroscopy: Orientation study of structural units in poly(lactic acid), Macromolecules, 44 (7), pp. 2120-2131 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 5.030)
  1. Wong YS, Stachurski Z, Venkatraman SS. Modeling shape memory effect In uncrosslinked amorphous biodegradable polymer, Polymer, 52 (3) , pp. 874-880 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 4.009)
  1. Lao LL, Peppas NA, Boey FY, Venkatraman SS. Modeling of drug release from bulk-degrading polymers, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 418 (1), pp. 28-41 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 3.867)
  1. Xia Y, Prawirasatya M, Heng BC, Boey F, Venkatraman SS. Seeding density matters: extensive intercellular contact masks the surface dependence of endothelial cell-biomaterial interactions, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, 22 (2), pp. 389-396 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 2.480)
  1. Heng BC, Bezzerra PP, Preiser PR, Law SKA, Xia Y, Boey F, Venkatraman SS. Effect of cell-seeding density on the proliferation and gene expression profile of human umbilical vein endothelial cells within ex vivo culture, Cytotherapy, 13 (5), pp. 606-617 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 3.962)
  1. Heng BC, Xia Y, Shang XB, Preiser PR, Law SKA, Boey FYC, Venkatraman SS. Comparison of the adhesion and proliferation characteristics of HUVEC and two endothelial cell lines (CRL 2922 and CRL 2873) on various substrata, Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering, 16 (1), pp. 127-135 (2011). (5-year impact factor: 1.111)
  1. Mondal D, Ramgopal Y, Tiwari SK, Venkatraman SS. Sustained release of complexed DNA from films: Study of bioactivity and intracellular tracking, Biointerphases, 5 (3), FA69-77 (2010). (5-year impact factor: 3.039)
  1. Wong YS, Venkatraman SS. Recovery as a measure of oriented crystalline structure in poly(lactide) used as shape memory polymer, Acta Materialia, 58 (1), pp. 49-58 (2010). (5-year impact factor: 4.2260)
  1. Xia Y, Boey F, Venkatraman SS. Surface modification of poly(L-lactic acid) with biomolecules to promote endothelialization, Biointerphases, 5 (3), FA32-40 (2010). (5-year impact factor: 3.039)
  1. Heng BC, Bezerra PP, Meng QR, Chin DWL, Koh LB, Li H, Zhang H, Boey FYC, Venkatraman SS. Adhesion, proliferation and gene expression prolife of human umbilical vein endothelial cells cultured on bilayered polyelectrolyte coating composed of glycosaminoglycans, Biointerphases, 5 (3), FA53-62 (2010). (5-year impact factor: 3.039)
  1. Lipik VT, Widjaja LK, Liow SS, Abadie MJM, Venkatraman SS. Effects of transesterification and degradation on properties and structure of polycaprolactone-polylactide copolymers, Polymer Degradation and Stability, 95 (12), pp. 2596-2602 (2010). (5-year impact factor: 3.069)
  1. Duong-Hong D, Tang YD, Wu W, Venkatraman SS, Boey F, Lim J, Yip J. Fully biodegradable septal defect occluder- a double umbrella design, Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, 76(5), pp. 711–718 (2010). (5-year impact factor: 2.373)
  1. Reibetanz U, Chen MHA, Mutukumaraswamy S, Liaw ZY, Oh BH, Venkatraman S, Donath E , Neu B. Functionalized colloidal DNA-carriers for direct localization in cell compartments, Biomacromolecules, 11 (7), 1779-1784 (2010). (5-year impact factor: 5.750)
  1. Lipik VT, Kong JF, Chattopadhyay S, Widjaja LK, Liow SS, Venkatraman SS, Abadie MJM. Thermoplastic biodegradable elastomers based on ε-caprolactone and l-lactide block co-polymers: A new synthetic approach, Acta Biomaterialia, 6 (11), pp. 4261-4270 (2010). (5-year impact factor: 5.076)
  1. Mondal D, Venkatraman SS. Formulation and characterization of naked DNA and complexed DNA loaded polymer films, Materials Science and Engineering C: Materials for Biological Applications, 31 (2), pp. 224-229, (2010). (5-year impact factor: 2.423)
  1. Koh LB, Rodriguez I, Venkatraman SS. Conformational behavior of fibrinogen on topographically modified polymer surfaces, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 12 (35), pp. 10301 -10308 (2010). (5-year impact factor: 3.931)
  1. Tiwari SK, Tzezana R, Zussman E, Venkatraman SS. Optimizing partition-controlled drug release from electrospun core-shell fibers, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 392 (1-2), pp. 209-217 (2010). (5-year impact factor: 3.867)
  1. Xia Y, Ramgopal Y, Li H, Shang L, Srinivas P, Kickhoefer VA, Rome LH., Preiser PR, Boey F, Zhang H, Venkatraman SS. Immobilization of recombinant vault nanoparticles on solid substrates, ACS Nano, 4 (3), 1417-1424 (2010). (5-year impact factor: 11.708)
  1. Yeong WY, Sudarmadji N, Yu HY, Chua CK, Leong KF, Venkatraman SS, Boey YCF, Tan LP. Porous polycaprolactone scaffold for cardiac tissue engineering fabricated by selective laser sintering, Acta Biomaterialia, 6 (6) pp.2028-2034 (2010). (5-year impact factor: 5.076)
  1. Huang Y, Venkatraman SS, Boey FYC, Lahti EM, Umashankar PR, Mohanty M, Arumugam S, Vaishnav S. In vitro and in vivo performance of a dual drug-eluting stent (DDES), Biomaterials, 31 (15), pp. 4382-4391 (2010). (5-year impact factor: 8.415)
  1. Lipik VT, Widjaja LK, Liow SS, Venkatraman SS, Abadie MJM. Synthesis of biodegradable thermoplastic elastomers (BTPE) based on ε-caprolactone, Express Polymer Letters 4 (1), pp. 32-38 (2010). (5-year impact factor: 2.003)
  1. Yeong WY, Lim KP, Ng KLG, Tan LP, Boey FYC, Venkatraman SS. Annealing of biodegradable polymer induced by femtosecond laser micromachining, Advanced Engineering Materials, 12 (4), B89-B93 (2010). (5-year impact factor: 1.688)
  1. Venkatraman SS, Ma LL, Natarajan JV, Chattopadhyay S. Polymer- and liposome-based nanoparticles in targeted drug delivery, Frontiers in Bioscience (Scholar Edition), 2, pp.801-814 (2010). (5-year impact factor: 3.302)
  1. Li H, Zhang J, Zhou X, Lu G, Yin Z, Li G, Wu T, Boey F, Venkatraman SS, Zhang H. Aminosilane patterns on hydroxyl-terminated Surfaces: fabrication and applications, Langmuir, 26 (8), pp. 5603-5609 (2010). (5-year impact factor: 4.514)
  1. Yeong WY, Yu H, Lim KP, Ng KL, Boey YC, Venkatraman SS, Tan LP. Multiscale topological guidance for cell alignment via direct laser writing on biodegradable polymer, Tissue Engineering Part C Methods, 16(5), pp. 1011-1021 (2010). (5-year impact factor: NA)
  1. Reibetanz U, Chen MH, Mutukumaraswamy S, Liaw ZY, Oh BH, Venkatraman SS, Donath E, Neu B. Colloidal DNA carriers for direct localization in cell compartments by pH sensoring, Biomacromolecules, 11 (7), pp. 1779-1784 (2010). (5-year impact factor: 5.750)
  1. Lipik VT, Venkatraman SS, Abadie MJM. Effect of the structure of the biodegradable triblock polymer polylactide- block -(polycaprolactone- stat -polylactide)- block -polylactide on its mechanical properties, Polymer Science Series A, 52 (10), pp. 1012-1022 (2010). (5-year impact factor: 0.711)
  1. Koh LB, Rodriguez I, Venkatraman SS. Effect of topography of polymer surfaces on platelet adhesion, Biomaterials, 31 (7), pp. 1533-1545 (2009). (5-year impact factor: 8.415)
  1. Koh LB, Rodriguez I, Venkatraman SS. A novel nanostructured poly (lactic-co-glycolic acid)-multi-walled carbon nanotube composite for blood-contacting applications: Thrombogenicity studies, Acta Biomaterialia, 5 (9), pp. 3411-3422 (2009). (5-year impact factor: 5.076)
  1. Liu L, Xu K, Wang H, Tan PKJ, Fan W, Venkatraman SS, Li L, Yang YY. Self-assembled cationic peptide nanoparticles as an efficient antimicrobial agent, Nature Nanotechnology, 4, pp. 457-463 (2009). (5-year impact factor: 33.781)
  1. Huang Y, Venkatraman SS, Boey FY, Umashankar PR, Mohanty M, Arumugam S. The short-term effect on restenosis and thrombosis of a cobalt-chromium stent eluting two drugs in a porcine Ccronary artery model, Journal of Interventional Cardiology, 22 (5), pp. 466-478 (2009). (5-year impact factor: NA)
  1. Ramgopal Y, Mondal D, Venkatraman SS, Godbey WT, Yuen GY. Controlled release of complexed DNA from polycaprolactone film: Comparison of lipoplex and polyplex release, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part B Applied Biomaterials, 89B (2), pp. 439-447 (2009). (5-year impact factor: 2.305)
  1. Tang YD, Pandey A, Kolmakova A, Wang XT, Venkatraman SS, Chatterjee S, Boey FYC. Use of a novel anti-proliferative compound coated on a biopolymer to mitigate platelet-derived growth factor-induced proliferation in human aortic smooth muscle cells: comparison with sirolimus, Glycoconjugate Journal, 26 (6), pp. 721-732 (2009). (5-year impact factor: 2.066)
  1. Venkatraman SS, Boey F, Lao LL. Implanted cardiovascular polymers: Natural, synthetic and bio-inspired, Progress in Polymer Science, 33 (9), pp. 853-874 (2008). (5-year impact factor: 28.980)
  1. Qi G, Zhang S, Khor KA, Lye SW, Zeng X, Weng W, Liu C, Venkatraman SS, Ma LL. Osteoblastic cell response on magnesium-incorporated apatite coatings, Applied Surface Science, 255 (2), pp. 304-307 (2008). (5-year impact factor: 2.032)
  1. Wong YS, Venkatraman SS, Stachurski Z. Orientation and structure development in poly(lactide) under uniaxial deformation, Acta Materialia, 56 (18), pp. 5083-5090 (2008). (5-year impact factor: 4.226)
  1. Lao LL, Venkatraman SS, Peppas NA. Modeling of drug release from biodegradable polymer blends, European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, 70 (3), pp. 796-803 (2008). (5-year impact factor: 4.406)
  1. Lao LL, Venkatraman SS. Adjustable paclitaxel release kinetics and its efficacy to inhibit smooth muscle cells proliferation, Journal of Controlled Release, 130 (1), pp. 9-14 (2008). (5-year impact factor: 7.529)
  1. Lao LL, Venkatraman SS, Peppas NA. A novel model and experimental analysis of hydrophobic and hydrophilic agent release from biodegradable polymers, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, 90A (4), pp. 1054-1065 (2008). (5-year impact factor: 3.105)
  1. Shang L, Zhang S, Du H, Venkatraman SS. A novel approach for the control of drug release rate through hydrogel membrane: I. Effect of drug immobilization on drug release rate by copolymerization method, European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, 68 (3), pp. 715-723 (2008). (5-year impact factor: 4.406)
  1. Shang L, Zhang S, Du H, Venkatraman SS. A novel approach for the control of drug release rate through hydrogel membrane: II. Thermodynamic modeling of the partition control scheme, Journal of Membrane Science, 321 (2), pp. 331-336 (2008). (5-year impact factor: 4.314)
  1. Ma LL, Jie P, Venkatraman SS. Block copolymer ‘stealth” nanoparticles for chemotherapy: Interactions with blood cells in vitro, Advanced Functional Materials, 18 (5), pp. 716-725 (2008). (5-year impact factor: 9.920)
  1. Liu L, Venkatraman SS, Yang YY, Guo K, Lu J, He B, Moochhala S, Kan L. Polymeric micelles anchored with TAT for delivery of antibiotics across the blood-brain barrier, Peptide Science, 90 (5), pp. 617-623 (2008). (5-year impact factor: 2.699)
  1. Liu L, Guo K, Lu J, Venkatraman SS, Luo D, Ng KC, Ling EA, Moochhala S, Yang YY. Biologically active core/shell nanoparticles self-assembled from cholesterol-terminated PEG-TAT for drug delivery across the blood-brain barrier, Biomaterials, 29 (10), pp. 1509-1517 (2008). (5-year impact factor: 8.415)
  1. He G, Min F, Xin L, Venkatraman SS. Design, synthesis and in vitro evaluation of a novel “stealth” polymeric gene vector, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 350 (1-2), pp. 344-350 (2008). (5-year impact factor: 3.867)
  1. Ramgopal Y, Venkatraman SS, Godbey WT. In vitro release of complexed pDNA from biodegradable polymer films, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 108 (1), pp. 659-664 (2008). (5-year impact factor: 1.413)
  1. Loo JSC, Tan JWL, Khoa SM, Chia NK, Venkatraman SS, Boey F. Hydrolytic degradation characteristics of irradiated multi-layered PLGA films, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 360 (1-2), pp. 228-230 (2008). (5-year impact factor: 3.867)
  1. Chia NK, Venkatraman SS, Boey FCY, Cadart S, Loo JSC. Controlled degradation of multilayered poly(lactide-co-glycolide) films using electron beam irradiation, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, 84A (4), pp. 980-987 (2008). (5-year impact factor: 3.105)
  1. Narayan D, Venkatraman SS. Effect of pore size and interpore distance on endothelial cell growth on polymers, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, 87A (3), pp. 710-718 (2008). (5-year impact factor: 3.105)
  1. Wong YS, Xiong Y, Venkatraman SS, Boey FYC. Shape memory in uncrosslinked biodegradable polymers, Journal of Biomaterial Science: Polymer Edition, 19 (2), pp. 175-191 (2008). (5-year impact factor: 2.215)
  1. Ramgopal Y, Mondal D, Venkatraman SS, Godbey WT. Sustained release of complexed and naked DNA from polymer films, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials, 85B (2), pp. 496-503 (2008). (5-year impact factor: 2.305)
  1. Lao LL, Venkatraman SS. Paclitaxel release from single and double-layered poly (dl-lactide-co-glycolide)/poly (l-lactide) film for biodegradable coronary stent application, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, 87A (1), pp. 1-7 (2008). (5-year impact factor: 3.105)
  1. Venkatraman SS, Boey F. Release profiles in drug-eluting stents: Issues and uncertainties, Journal of Controlled Release, 120 (3), pp. 149-160 (2007). (5-year impact factor: 7.529)
  1. Wang X, Venkatraman SS, Boey F, Loo SC, Tan LP. Effects of controlled release of sirolimus from polymer matrices on human artery coronary smooth muscle cells, Journal of Biomaterial Science: Polymer Edition, 18 (11), pp. 1401-1414 (2007). (5-year impact factor: 2.215)
  1. Ang KL, Venkatraman SS, Ramanujan RV. Magnetic PNIPA hydrogels for hypothermia applications in cancer therapy, Materials Science and Engineering C: Materials for Biological Applications, 27 (3), pp. 347-351 (2007). (5-year impact factor: 2.423)
  1. Tang YD, Venkatraman SS, Boey FYC, Wang L. Sustained release of hydrophobic and hydrophilic drugs from a floating dosage form, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 336 (1), pp. 159-165 (2007). (5-year impact factor: 3.867)
  1. He G, Ma LL, Pan J, Venkatraman SS. ABA and BAB type triblock copolymers of PEG and PLA: A comparative study of drug release properties and “stealth” particle characteristics, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 334 (1-2), pp. 48-55 (2007). (5-year impact factor: 3.867)
  1. Wang X, Venkatraman SS, Boey FYC, Loo JSC, Tan LP. Controlled release of sirolimus from a multilayered PLGA stent matrix, Biomaterials, 27 (32), pp. 5588-5595 (2006). (5-year impact factor: 8.415)
  1. Tan LP, Venkatraman SS, Joso JFD, Boey FYC. Collapse pressures of bilayered biodegradable stents, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B, 79B (1), pp. 102-107 (2006). (5-year impact factor: 2.305)
  1. Chan WA, Bini TB, Venkatraman SS, Boey FYC. Effect of radio-opaque filler on biodegradable stent properties, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, Volume 79A (1), pp. 47-52 (2006). (5-year impact factor: 3.105)
  1. Frank A, Venkatraman SS, Rath SK, GanLH. Some insight into hydrolytic scission mechanisms in bioerodible polyesters. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 102 (4), pp. 3111-3117 (2006). (5-year impact factor: 1.413)
  1. Huang Y, Venkatraman SS. The effect of process variables on the morphology and release characteristics of protein-loaded PLGA particles, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 101 (5), pp. 3053-3061 (2006). (5-year impact factor: 1.413)
  1. Venkatraman SS, Tan LP, Joso JF, Boey YCF, Wang X. Biodegradable stents with elastic memory, Biomaterials, 27 (8), pp. 1573-1578 (2006). (5-year impact factor: 8.415)
  1. Yu H, Gan LH, Hu X, Venkatraman SS, Tam KC, Gang YY. A novel amphiphilic double-[60]fullerene-capped triblock copolymer, Macromolecules, 38 (23), pp. 9889-9893 (2005). (5-year impact factor: 5.030)
  1. Pan J, Venkatraman SS, Feng M, Boey YCF, Gan LH. Micelle-like nanoparticles of star-branched PEO-PLA copolymers as Chemotherapeutic Carrier, Journal of Controlled Release, 110 (1), pp. 20-33 (2005). (5-year impact factor: 7.529)
  1. Venkatraman SS, Pan J, Feng M, Boey YCF, Gan LH. Micelle-like nanoparticles of PLA-PEG-PLA triblock copolymers as chemotherapeutic carrier, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 298 (1), pp. 219-232 (2005). (5-year impact factor: 3.867)
  1. Wang L, Venkatraman SS, Gan LH, Kleiner L. Structure formation in injectable poly(lactide-co-glycolide) depot. II Nature of the gel, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials, 72B (1), pp. 215-222 (2005). (5-year impact factor: 2.305)
  1. Frank A, Rath SK, Venkatraman SS. Controlled release from bioerodible polymers: effect of drug type and polymer composition, Journal of Controlled Release, 102 (2), pp. 333-344 (2005). (5-year impact factor: 7.529)
  1. Frank A, Venkatraman SS, Rath SK, Boey F. In vitro study of release mechanisms of paclitaxel and rapamycin from drug-incorporated biodegradable stent matrices, Journal of Controlled Release, 98(1), pp. 67-74 (2004). (5-year impact factor: 7.529)
  1. Wang L, Venkatraman SS, Kleiner L. Drug release from injectable depots: two different in vitro mechanisms, Journal of Controlled Release, 99 (2), pp. 207-216 (2004). (5-year impact factor: 7.529)
  1. Tan LP, Venkatraman SS, Sung PF, Wang XT. Effect of plasticization on heparin release from biodegradable matrices, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 283 (1-2), pp. 89-96 (2004). (5-year impact factor: 3.867)
  1. Frank A, Rath SK, Boey F, Venkatraman SS. Study of the initial stages of drug release from a degradable matrix of poly(d,l-lactide-co-glycolide), Biomaterials, 25 (5), pp. 813-821 (2004). (5-year impact factor: 8.415)
  1. Venkatraman SS, Tan LP, Vinalia T, Mak KH, Boey F. Collapse pressures of biodegradable stents, Biomaterials, 24 (12), pp. 2105-2111 (2003). (5-year impact factor: 8.415)
  1. Wang L, Kleiner L, Venkatraman SS. Structure formation in injectable poly (lactide-co-gylcolide) depots, Journal of Controlled Release, 90 (3), pp. 345-354 (2003). (5-year impact factor: 7.529)
  1. Plazek DJ, Ventrakaman SS, Bernatz KM. Viscoelastic behavior of dehydroabietic acid, Journal of Rheology, 46 (2), pp. 495-506 (2002). (5-year impact factor: 3.093)
  1. Wilcox PJ, Howie Jr. DW, Schmidt-Rohr K, Hoagland DA, Gido SP, Pudjijanto S, Kleiner LW, Venkatraman SS. Microstructure of Poly(vinyl alcohol) hydrogels produced by freeze-thaw cycling, Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics, 37 (24), pp. 3438-3454 (1999). (5-year impact factor: 1.885)
  1. Venkatraman SS, Gale R. Skin adhesives and skin adhesion 1. Transdermal drug delivery systems, Biomaterials, 19 (13), pp. 1119-1136 (1998). (5-year impact factor: 8.415)
  1. Farinas KC, Doh L, Venkatraman SS, Potts RO. Characterization of solute diffusion in a polymer using ATR-FTIR spectroscopy and bulk transport techniques, Macromolecules, 27 (18), pp. 5220-5222 (1994). (5-year impact factor: 5.030)
  1. Venkatraman SS, Farinas K. Adhesion and diffusion in transdermals, PMSE Preprints, 207, pp. 63 (1994). (5-year impact factor: NA)
  1. Venkatraman SS, Nixon A, Highe A. The deformation behavior of poly(dimethyl siloxane) networks. II. Equilibrium swelling, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 52 (11), pp. 1619-1627 (1994). (5-year impact factor: 1.413)
  1. Potts RO, Doh L, Venkatraman SS, Farinas K. Characterization of solute diffusion in a polymer using ATR-FTIR spectroscopy, Pharmaceutical Research, 10, pp.S283 (1993). (5-year impact factor: 4.668)
  1. Venkatraman SS. Elastic behavior of poly(dimethyl siloxane) networks I: Applicability of network theories to modulus prediction, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 48 (8), pp. 1383-1393 (1993). (5-year impact factor: 1.413)
  1. Chan CM, Nixon A, Venkatraman SS. Effects of the Low-surface-energy component on the viscosity of poly(ether ether ketone) and poly(tetrafluoro ethylene) blends, Journal of Rheology, 36 (5), pp. 807-819 (1992). (5-year impact factor: 3.093)
  1. Venkatraman SS, Okano M. A comparison of torsional and capillary rheometry for polymer melts: The Cox-Merz rule revisited, Polymer Engineering & Science, 30 (5), pp. 308-313 (1990). (5-year impact factor: 1.654)
  1. Venkatraman SS, Kleiner L. Properties of three types of crosslinked polyethylene, Advances in Polymer Technology, 9 (3), pp. 265-270 (1989). (5-year impact factor: 1.261)
  1. Chan CM, Venkatraman SS. Crosslinking of poly(arylene ether ketones). II. Crystallization kinetics, Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics, 25 (8), pp. 1655-1665 (1987). (5-year impact factor: 1.885)
  1. Chan CM, Venkatraman SS. Crosslinking of poly(arylene ether ketones). I. Rheological behavior of the melt and mechanical properties of cured resin, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 32 (7), pp. 5933-5943 (1986). (5-year impact factor: 1.413)
  1. Venkatraman SS, Chan CM. A novel method for crosslinking polyetherketones, Polymer Preprints, 27, pp. 305-306 (1986). (5-year impact factor: NA)
  1. Venkatraman SS, Berry GC, Einaga Y. Rheological properties of rod-like polymers in solution II: Linear and non-linear transient behavior, Journal of Polymer Science: Polymer Physics, 23 (7), pp. 1275-1295 (1985). (5-year impact factor: 1.885)
  1. Venkatraman SS, Tsai HH, Einaga Y, Berry GC. Transient and steady-state rheology of mesogenic solutions of a rod-like polymer, Polymer Preprints, 24, pp. 294 (1983). (5-year impact factor: NA)
  1. Chu SG, Venkatraman SS, Berry GC, Einaga Y. Rheological properties of rod-like polymers in solution I: Linear and non-linear steady-state properties, Macromolecules, 14 (4), pp. 939-946 (1981). (5-year impact factor: 5.030)
  1. Berry GC, Metzger PC, Venkatraman SS, Cotts DB. Properties of rod-like polymers in solution, Polymer Preprints, 20, pp. 42 (1979). (5-year impact factor: NA)