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James J. Yoo, M.D., Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

James J. Yoo, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor,


Office of Research

Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-7294 | Department: 336-713-1493

Email: jyoo@wakehealth.edu

Education & Training

  • B.A., University of Illinois-Urbana/Champaign, 1984
  • M.D., Korea University Medical College-Korea, 1989
  • M.S., Korea University Medical College-Korea, 1992
  • Ph.D., Korea University Medical College-Korea, 1994
  • Fellowship, Harvard Medical School, 1996
James J. Yoo, M.D., Ph.D.

James J. Yoo, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, Institute for Regenerative Medicine
Office of Women in Medicine and Science
Physiology & Pharmacology
Office of Research

Research Interests

Tissue Engineering; Tissue Scaffolds; Stem Cells; Colon; Kidney
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-7294 | Department: 336-713-1493

Email: jyoo@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

The potential role of tissue-engineered urethral substitution: clinical and preclinical studies. Atala A, Danilevskiy M, Lyundup A, Glybochko P, Butnaru D, Vinarov A, Yoo JJ.. J Tissue Eng Regen Med. 2017;11(1):3-19.

3D bioprinting of urethra with PCL/PLCL blend and dual autologous cells in fibrin hydrogel: an in vitro evaluation of biomimetic mechanical property and cell growth environment. Zhang K, Fu Q, Yoo J, Chen X, Chandra P, Mo X, Song L, Atala A, Zhao W.. Acta Biomater. 2017;50():154-164.

Bioengineering strategies to treat female infertility. Kuo CY, Baker H, Fries MH, Yoo JJ, Kim PC, Fisher JP.. Tissue Eng Part B Rev. 2017;23(3):294-306.

Cell therapy for stress urinary incontinence: present-day frontiers. Vinarov A, Atala A, Yoo J, Slusarenco R, Zhumataev M, Zhito A, Butnaru D.. J Tissue Eng Regen Med. 2017;():.

Tissue-specific extracellular matrix enhances skeletal muscle precursor cell expansion and differentiation for potential application in cell therapy. Zhang D, Zhang Y, Zhang Y, Yi H, Wang Z, Wu R, He D, Wei G, Wei S, Hu Y, Deng J, Criswell T, Yoo JJ, Zhou Y, Atala A.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2017;23(15-16):784-794.

Comparing adult renal stem cell identification, characterization and applications. Huling J, Yoo JJ.. J Biomed Sci. 2017;24(1):32.

In vitro skin expansion: wound healing assessment. Prim PM, Kim HS, Shapiro LE, Lee JS, Kaan JH, Jackson JD, Yoo JJ, Atala A, Lee SJ.. Wound Repair Regen. 2017;25(3):398-407.

Selective cell therapy for the treatment of renal failure. Atala A, Yoo JJ, inventors; Wake Forest University Health Sciences, assignee.. United States patent US 9534203. 2017 Jan 3. 2017;():.

Kidney structures and methods of forming the same. Atala A, Yoo JJ, inventors; Wake Forest University Health Sciences, assignee.. United States patent US 9580688. 2017 Feb 28. 2017;():.

Tissue expander. Atala A, Lee SJ, Yoo JJ, Scarpinato P, Ladd MR, inventors; Wake Forest University Health Sciences, assignee.. United States patent US 9585688. 2017 Mar 7. 2017;():.

Inkjet gene printing. Atala A, Yoo JJ, Xu T, inventors; Wake Forest University Health Sciences, assignee.. United States patent US 9598704. 2017 Mar 21. 2017;():.

Electrospun vascular scaffold for cellularized small diameter blood vessels: a preclinical large animal study. Ju YM, Ahn H, Arenas-Herrera J, Kim C, Abolbashari M, Atala A, Yoo JJ, Lee SJ.. Acta Biomater. 2017;59():58-67.

Kidney diseases and tissue engineering. Moon KH, Ko IK, Yoo JJ, Atala A.. Methods. 2016;99():112-119.

Repopulation of porcine kidney scaffold using porcine primary renal cells. Abolbashari M, Agcaoili SM, Lee MK, Ko IK, Aboushwareb T, Jackson JD, Yoo JJ, Atala A.. Acta Biomater. 2016;29():52-61.

Combination of small RNAs for skeletal muscle regeneration. Kim N, Yoo JJ, Atala A, Lee SJ.. FASEB J. 2016;30(3):1198-1206.

Fabrication of biomimetic vascular scaffolds for 3D tissue constructs using vascular corrosion casts. Huling J, Ko IK, Atala A, Yoo JJ.. Acta Biomater. 2016;32():190-197.

A 3D bioprinting system to produce human-scale tissue constructs with structural integrity. Kang HW, Lee SJ, Ko IK, Kengla C, Yoo JJ, Atala A.. Nat Biotechnol. 2016;34(3):312-319.

Surgical therapies and tissue engineering: at the intersection between innovation and regulation [editorial]. Rubin JP, Gurtner GC, Liu W, March KL, Seppanen-Kaijansinkko R, Yaszemski MJ, Yoo JJ.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2016;22(5-6):397-400.

Biofabrication: reappraising the definition of an evolving field. Groll J, Boland T, Blunk T, Burdick JA, Cho DW, Dalton PD, Derby B, Forgacs G, Li Q, Mironov VA, Moroni L, Nakamura M, Shu W, Takeuchi S, Vozzi G, Woodfield TB, Xu T, Yoo JJ, Malda J.. Biofabrication. 2016;8(1):013001.

Investigation of thermal degradation with extrusion-based dispensing modules for 3D bioprinting technology. Lee H, Yoo JJ, Kang HW, Cho DW.. Biofabrication. 2016;8(1):015011.

Production of tissue engineered heart valves. Atala A, Yoo J, inventors; Wake Forest University Health Sciences, assignee.. European patent office EP 1863546. 2015 Oct 7; United States patent 9,248,015. 2016 Feb 2. 2016;():.

Oxygen-generating compositions for enhancing cell and tissue survival in vivo. Harrison B, Yoo J, Atala A, inventors; Wake Forest University Health Sciences, assignee.. European patent office EP 2155235. 2016 Apr 6; Japan patent JP2 5926758. 2016 Apr 28. 2016;():.

Tissue engineered blood vessels. Atala A, Soker S, Yoo J, inventors; Wake Forest University Health Sciences, assignee.. European patent office EP 1863547. 2016 May 11. 2016;():.

Inkjet printing of tissues and cells. Xu T, Yoo J, Atala A, inventors; Wake Forest University Health Sciences, assignee.. United States patent US 9,301,925. 2016 Apr 5. 2016;():.

Pore size impacts hypertropic scarring-related outcomes in 3D printed polyurethane scaffolds [abstract]. Lorden E, Ramchal T, Chandra P, Bashirov L, Ibrahim MM, Hammett E, Klitzman B, Yoo J, Levison H, Lee S, Leong K.. Wound Repair Regen. 2016;24(2):A16-A17.

Potential use of autologous renal cells from diseased kidneys for the treatment of renal failure. George SK, Abolbashari M, Jackson JD, Aboushwareb T, Atala A, Yoo JJ.. PLoS One. 2016;11(10):e0164997.

Engineering of corporal tissue constructs using non-human primate and human corpus cavernosal smooth muscle and endothelial cells for clinical applications [abstract]. Ju Y, Somara S, Baume A, Dean A, Zambon J, Williams J, Allickson J, Yoo J, Terlecki R, Atala A, Jackson J.. J Sex Med. 2016;13(5 Suppl 1):S1-S2.

The effect of collagen hydrogel on 3D culture of ovarian follicles. Joo S, Oh SH, Sittadjody S, Opara EC, Jackson JD, Lee SJ, Yoo JJ, Atala A.. Biomed Mater. 2016;11(6):065009.

3D printed polyurethane prosthesis for partial tracheal reconstruction: a pilot animal study. Jung SY, Lee SJ, Kim HY, Park HS, Wang Z, Kim HJ, Yoo JJ, Chung SM, Kim HS.. Biofabrication. 2016;8(4):045015.

Progressive muscle cell delivery as a solution for volumetric muscle defect repair. Kim JH, Ko IK, Atala A, Yoo JJ.. Sci Rep. 2016;6():38754.

Controlled delivery of stem cell-derived trophic factors to treat acute kidney injury [abstract]. Kim D, Yim H, Chung H, Shing B, Moon K, George S, Ko I, Atala A, Yoo J.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2016;22(Suppl 1):S136.

Antibacterial effects of silver nanoparticles-loaded 3D bioprinted composite scaffold for infected bone repair [abstract]. Chandra P, Choi Y, Lee Y, Yoo JJ, Lee S.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2016;22(Suppl 1):S119.

Three-dimensional printing in tissue engineering and regenerative medicine PREFACE [editorial]. Cho CS, Yoo JJ.. Tissue Eng Regen Med. 2016;13(6):611.

Craniofacial bone regeneration guided by 3D printed architecture [abstract]. Kengla C, Kim I, Cho J, Yoo JJ, Atala A, Lee S.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2016;22(Suppl 1):S19.

3D bioprinted bioMask for facial skin reconstruction [abstract]. Seol Y, Lee H, Kang H, Lee S, Atala A, Yoo JJ.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2016;22(Suppl 1):S45.

Controlled IGF-1 delivery using IGFBP-3 conjugated ECM scaffolds for volumetric muscle tissue injury [abstract]. Shapiro LE, Ju Y, Atala A, Yoo JJ, Lee S.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2016;22(Suppl 1):S46.

Three-dimensional cell-based bioprinting for soft tissue regeneration. Kim JH, Yoo JJ. Lee SJ.. Tissue Eng Regen Med. 2016;13(6):647-662.

Fabrication of functional biomimetic vascular scaffolds for use in renal tissue constructs [abstract]. Huling J, Ko I, Atala A, Yoo J.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2016;22(Suppl 1):S10.

Progressive muscle cell delivery as a solution for volumetric muscle defect repair [abstract]. Kim J, Ko I, Atala A, Yoo J.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2016;22(Suppl 1):S61.

3D bioprinting of functional skeletal muscle tissue for volumetric muscle tissue loss [abstract]. Kim J, Ko I, Seol Y, Atala A, Yoo JJ Lee S.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2016;22(Suppl 1):S5.

A bioengineered multi-organoid body-on-a-chip platform for advanced drug screening [abstract]. Devarasetty M, Forsythe S, Murphy, S, Shupe T, Lee S, Jackson J, Yoo J, Soker S, Bishop C, Skardal A, Atala A.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2016;22(Suppl 1):S22-S23.

Engineering of volumetric skeletal muscle tissue for accelerated restoration of pelvic floor muscle function [abstract]. Kim J, Jeon M, Lee S, Yoo J, Atala A, Ko I.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2016;22(Suppl 1):S41.

Noninvasive imaging strategy of stem cell-based bone regeneration [abstract]. Kim S, Park J, Yoo JJ, Atala A, Choi H, Kim M Lee S.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2016;22(Suppl 1):S33.

Optimization of skeletal myocytes expansion for potential application in cell therapy for urinary incontinence [abstract]. Long T, Yi H, Zhang D, Zhang Y, Hu Y, Wang Z, Yoo J, Atala A, Zhang Y.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2016;22(Suppl 1):S92.

3D bioprinted in vitro cardiac tissue model [abstract]. Wang Z, Cheng H, Seol Y, Yoo JJ, Atala A, Lee S.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2016;22(Suppl 1):S62-S63.

A small molecule BIO (6-Bromoindirubin-3 '-oxim) induces adult inner ear supporting cell proliferation [abstract]. Kulkarni G, Hassan S, Kim I, Lu B, Yoo J, Jackson J, Atala A.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2016;22(Suppl 1):S91.

Long-term transplantation of bioengineered porcine kidney constructs seeded with autologous cells [abstract]. Zambon J, Ko I, Kim I, Huling J, Corridon P, Atala A, Yoo J.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2016;22(Suppl 1):S47.

Optimization of porcine kidney decellularization methods for successful implantation [abstract]. Zambon J, Ko I, Huling J, Kim T, Abolbashari M, Atala A, Yoo J.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2016;22(Suppl 1):S47.

Recellularization of porcine liver scaffolds using primary porcine endothelial cells and hepatocytes [abstract]. Yu H, Dhal A, Zhou Y, Ko I, Kim J, Kim I, Clouse C, Zhao W, Shupe T, Atala A, Soker S, Yoo J.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2016;22(Suppl 1):S47.

Three-dimensional bioprinting of muscle constructs for reconstruction [abstract]. Kim JH, Seol YJ, Ko IK, Kang HW, Jackson J, Lee SJ, Yoo J, Atala A.. J Am Coll Surg. 2016;223(4 Suppl 2):E189.

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