Leung, Brendan

Phone: (902) 494-8813

Email: br430724@dal.ca

Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Oral Sciences

Assistant Professor, School of Biomedical Engineering

Academic Credentials:
BSc (Ottawa), BASc (Ottawa), MASc (Toronto), PhD (Toronto)
Professional Appointments:
Cross Appointment, School of Biomedical Engineering
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Selected publications
*equal contribution

1.Frampton J.P., Leung B.M., Bingham E.L., Lesher-Perez S.C., Wang J.D., Sarhan H.T., El-Sayed M.E., Feinberg S.E., Takayama S., “Rapid self-assembly of microscale tissue constructs at biphasic aqueous interface” Advanced Functional Materials, DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201403825 (2015)
2.Leung B.M.*, Moraes C*, Cavnar S.P., Luker K.E., Luker G.D. Takayama S., “Microscale 3D collagen cell culture assays in conventional flat-bottom 384-well plates” Journal of Laboratory Automation, DOI: 10.1177/2211068214563793 (2014)
3.Leung, B.M.*, Lesher-Perez, S.C.*, Matsuoka, T., Moraes, C., Takayama, S., “Medium Additives to promote circularity and compactness in hanging drop spheroid culture.”, Biomaterial Sciences, DOI:10.1039/c4bm00319e, (2014)
4.Dwidar M., Leung B.M., Yaguchi T., Takayama S., Mitchell R.J., "Patterning bacterial biofilm on epithelial cells", PloS one 8, e67165, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0067165 (2013)
5.Leung B.M., Miyagi Y., Li R.K., Sefton M.V., “Fate of modular cardiac tissue constructs in a syngeneic rat model”, Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, doi:10.1002/term.1724 (2013)
6.Yaguchi T., Dwidar M., Byun C.K., Leung B.M., Lee S., Chi Y.K., Mitchell R.J., Takayama S., "Aqueous two-phase system -derived biofilm for bacterial interaction studies", Biomacromolecules 13, 2655-2661, doi:10.1021/bm300500y (2012).
7.Leung B.M., Sefton M.V., “A modular approach to cardiac tissue engineering”, Tissue Engineering. Part A 16, 3207-3218, doi:10.1089/ten.TEA.2009.0746 (2010).