Wu, G.

+31 20 59 80866
11n-13
g.wu@acta.nl
acta ( mondgezondh )
Assistant professor (Oral Implantology and Prosthodontics)

Expertise

  • Translational medicine
  • Biomaterials 
  • Dentistry

Professional interests

  • Heterodimeric bone morphogenetic protein
  • Multifunctional calcium phosphate bone-filling materials
  • Cell signaling for osteogenesis

Professional employment history

 YearOccupation
10/2011 till nowAssistant Professor in Department of Oral Implantology and Prosthetic Dentistry
10/2010 to 09/2011Post-doc researcher in Department of Oral Implantology and Prosthetic Dentistry
12/2010                Ph.D in Department of Oral Implantology and Prosthetic Dentistry
10/2008 to 10/2009ITI scholar in Department of Oral Implantology and Prosthetic Dentistry
04/2006 to 03/2008     Visiting researcher in ITI Research Institute for Dental and Skeletal Biology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
06/2008M.D. in School/Hospital of Stomatology, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China
09/2003 to 08/2005   Master course in School/Hospital of Stomatology, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China
06/2003D.D.S. in School of Stomatology, Shanghai Tongji University, Shanghai, China

Selected scientific publications

Zhang, X., Guo, J., Wu, G., Zhou, Y.. The effects of heterodimeric bone morphogenetic protein-2/7 on the osteogenesis of human adipose-derived stem cells. Cell Proliferation. 2015;48: 650–660.
Bi W., Gu Z., Zheng Y., Wang L., Zhang X., Guo J., Wu G.. Heterodimeric BMP-2/7 antagonizes the inhibition of all-trans retinoic acid and promotes osteoblastogenesis. 2013;8(10):e78198.
Guo, J. and Wu, G., The signaling and functions of heterodimeric bone morphogenetic proteins. Cytokine Growth Factor Rev, 2012. 23(1-2): p. 61-7.
Wu, G., Hunziker, E.B., Zheng, Y., Wismeijer, D., and Liu, Y., Functionalization of deproteinized bovine bone with a coating-incorporated depot of BMP-2 renders the material efficiently osteoinductive and suppresses foreign-body reactivity. Bone, 2011. 49(6): p. 1323-30.
Wu, G., Liu, Y., Iizuka, T., and Hunziker, E.B., The effect of a slow mode of BMP-2 delivery on the inflammatory response provoked by bone-defect-filling polymeric scaffolds. Biomaterials, 2010. 31(29): p. 7485-93.