PEOPLE > Ying Zheng, Ph.D.

Ying Zheng, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Bioengineering

420 Brotman Bldg.
850 Republican St.
Seattle, WA, 98109

P: (206) 543-3223

F: (206) 685-9399


Education and Training

Cornell University, postdoc, 2011

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, PhD, 2008

University of Science and Technology of China, B.S., 2002

Research Interests

Organ on a chip -- organ specific microvessels

Vascular cell and functional heterogeneity

Small vessel disease

Vascular remodeling and regeneration


Zheng, Y., Chen, J., Lopez, J.A., ” Microvascular platforms for the study of platelet-vessel wall interactions.”, Thromb Res. 2014 Jan 7. pii: S0049-3848(14)00003-6.

Lopez, J., Zheng, Y., “Synthetic microvessels”, Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis. 2013 Jun;11 Suppl 1:67-74. PMID: 23809111.

Morgan, J.P., Delnero, P.F., Zheng, Y., Verbridge, S.S., Chen, J., Choi, N.W., Diaz-Santana, A., Kermani, P., Hempstead, B., López, J.A., Corso, T.N., Fischbach, C., Stroock, A.D., (2013), “Formation of microvascular network in vitro”, Nature Protocol, doi:10.1038/nprot.2013.110.

Zheng, Y., Chen, J., Craven, M., Choi, N.W., Totorica, S., Diaz-Santana, A., Kermani, P., Hempstead, B., Fischbach-Teschl, C., López, J.A., Stroock, A.D., (2012), “In vitro microvessels for the study of angiogenesis and thrombosis”, PNAS, 109(24), 9342-7.

Zheng, Y., Henderson, P.W., Choi, N.W., Bonassar, L.J., Spector, J.A., Stroock, A.D., “Microstructured templates for directed growth and vascularization of soft tissue in vivo”, Biomaterials (2011), doi:10.1016/j.biomaterials.2011.04.001.

Cross, V., Zheng, Y., Choi, N.W., Verbridge., S.S., Sutermaster, B.A., Bonassar, L.J., Fischbach-Teschl, C., Stroock, A.D., 2010, “Dense collagen matrices with microstructure and cellular remodeling for three-dimensional cell culture”, Biomaterials, 31(33), 8596-607.