Miss Shiyu Yan

PhD Student

Nanomaterials Centre

Room 264, level 2

AIBN Building No. 75

Corner College and Cooper Roads

The University of Queensland

St Lucia Qld 4072

E: shiyu.yan@uqconnect.edu.au,s.yan2@uq.edu.au






07/2013- present       Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology

                                                  University of Queensland [Brisbane, Queensland]

                                                  Doctor of Philosophy


02/2011-11/2012    School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences

                                                  University of Queensland [Brisbane, Queensland]

                                                  Master of Molecular Biology (Advanced) 



Yan, Shiyu, Barbara E. Rolfe, Bing Zhang, Yousuf H. Mohammed, Wenyi Gu, and Zhi P. Xu. "Polarized immune responses modulated by layered double hydroxides nanoparticle conjugated with CpG." Biomaterials 35, no. 35 (2014): 9508-9516.


Li, Li, Wenyi Gu, Jian Liu, Shiyu Yan, and Zhi Ping Xu. "Amine-functionalized SiO2 nanodot-coated layered double hydroxide nanocomposites for enhanced gene delivery." Nano Research 8, no. 2 (2015): 682-694.


Yan, Shiyu, Wenyi Gu, and Zhi Ping Xu. "Re-considering how particle size and other properties of antigen–adjuvant complexes impact on the immune responses." Journal of colloid and interface science 395 (2013): 1-10. [cover paper]


Supervisor: Prof. Zhi Ping (Gordon) Xu

Title of project: Developing layered double hydroxides into multi-functional vehicles for efficient anti-tumour vaccination


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