Research Interests

Current interests of Matsui’s group are in the areas of 1) Exosome engineering 2) Drug delivery using shaped nanoparticles 3) Medical imaging 4) T-cell-exosome-based immunotherapy 5) Stem cell-exosome-based tissue engineering 6) RNA delivery for gene therapy/editing.

 

Publications

  • Y. Ikezoe, J. Fang, T.L. Wasik, M. Shi, T. Uemura, S. Kitagawa and H. Matsui, Peptide-MOF Swimmers that Direct the Motion toward Targets, Nano Letters, 2015, 15, 4019-4023
  • Y. Ikezoe, J. Fang, T.L. Wasik, T. Uemura, Y. Zheng, S. Kitagawa and H. Matsui, Peptide Assembly-Driven Metal-Organic Framework (MOF) Motors for Micro Electric Generators, Advanced Materials, 2015, 27, 288-291
  • Z. Wei, H. Matsui, Rational strategy for shaped nanomaterial synthesis in reverse micelle reactors, Nature Communications, 2014, 5, 3870
  • M. Shi, N. Shtraizent, A. Polotskaia, J. Bargonetti, H. Matsui, Impedimetric Detection of Mutant p53 Biomarker-Driven Metastatic Breast Cancers under Hyposmotic Pressure, PloSOne, 2014, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0099351,
  • Y. Ikezoe, G. Washino, T. Uemura, S. Kitagawa, H. Matsui, Autonomous motors of a metal–organic framework powered by reorganization of self-assembled peptides at interfaces, Nature Materials, 2012, 11, 1081-1085
  • Z. Wei, Y. Maeda, H. Matsui, Catalytic Peptides for Inorganic Nanocrystal Synthesis Discovered by New Combinatorial Phage Display Approach, Angew. Chem. Intl. Ed., 2011, 50, 10585-10588
  • R. de la Rica, S, Thompson, A. Baldi, C. Fernández-Sánchez, C.M. Drain, and H. Matsui, Label-free cancer cell detection with impedimetric transducers, Anal. Chem., 2009, 81, 10167

 

Job History

  • 2015 - Current : Adjunct Professor, Weill Medical College of Cornell University
  • 2008 - Current : Professor, Hunter College
  • 2010 - 2013 : Departmental Chair, Hunter College
  • 2004 - 2007 : Assocciate Professor, Hunter College
  • 2001 - 2003 : Assistant Professor, Huntr College
  • 1996 - 1998 : Postdoctoral Research Associate, Columbia University
  • 1992 - 1996 : PhD Chemistry, Purdue Univerity
  • 1991 - 1992 : M.S. Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University
Hiroshi Matsui