Jin Geng

Institute: Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology,Chinese Academy of Sciences


address: 1068 Xueyuan Avenue, Shenzhen University Town, Shenzhen, P.R.China

Research Areas

1. Polymer Chemistry and Polymeric Self-assembly

2. Supramolecular Chemistry and Supramolecular Materials

3. Novel Nanomaterials

4. Advanced Intelligent Materials


2008 PhD University of Warwick, United Kingdom


1. Radical Polymerisation inside Living Cells. Jin Geng, Weishuo Li, YiChuan Zhang, Neelima Thottappillil, Jessica Clavadetscher, Mark Bradley. Nature Chemistry. 2019, 11, 578–586.

2. Rapid Polymer Conjugation Strategies for the Generation of pH-Responsive, Cancer Targeting, Polymeric Nanoparticles. Weishuo Li, Jin Geng*, Helen Titmash, Alicia Megia-Fernandez, Kev Dhaliwal, Margaret Frame, Mark Bradley*. Biomacromolecules. 2018, 19, 2721–2730.

3. An Approach to the High-throughput Fabrication of Glycopolymer Microarrays through Thiol-ene Chemistry. Kevin Neumannǂ, Antonio Condeǂ, Matthew Owens, Andrea Venturato, Yichuan Zhang, Jing Geng* and Mark Bradley. Macromolecules, 2017, 50, 6026–6031.

4. Understanding Polymer-Cell Attachment. Andrea Venturato, Gillian MacFarlane, Jin Geng*, Mark Bradley. Macromol. Biosci. 2016, 16, 1864-1872.

5. Nanoparticle “Switch-on” with Tetrazine Triggering. Kevin Neuman, Sathark Jain, Jin Geng*, Mark Bradley. Chem. Commun., 2016, 52, 11223-11226.

6. Tetrazine Mediated Postpolymerization Modification. Sathark Jain, Kevin Neuman, Yichuan Zhang, Jin Geng*, Mark Bradley*. Macromolecules, 2016, 49, 5438-5443.

7. Combinatorial delivery of bioactive molecules by a nanoparticle-decorated and functionalized biodegradable scaffold., Ewa M. Czekanskaǂ, Jin Gengǂ, Kate White, Janos Kanczler, Nicholas D Evans, Richard O. C. Oreffo, Mark Bradley. J. Mater. Chem. B, 2018, 6, 4437-4445.

8. Supramolecular Peptide-Amphiphile Vesicles Through Host-Guest Complexation. Dezhi Jiaoǂ, Jin Gengǂ, Xian Jun Loh, Debapratim Das, Tung-Chun Lee, Oren A. Scherman, Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 2012. 53, 9633-9637.

9. One Step Fabrication Supramolecular Microcapsuls from Microfludic Droplets. Jing Zhang, Roger Coulston, Sam Jones, Jin Geng, Oren A. Scherman, Chris Abell. Science, 2012, 335, 690-694.

10. Supramolecular Glycopolymers in Water: A Reversible Route Towards Multivalent Ligands. Jin Geng, Frank Biedermann, Jameel M. Zayed and Oren A. Scherman, Macromolecules, 2011, 44, 4276-4281.

11. High Affinity Glycopolymer Binding to DC-SIGN with Potential to Inhibit HIV Adhesion. C. Remzi Becer, Matthew I. Gibson, Jin Geng, Rebecca Ilyas, Russell Wallis, Daniel A. Mitchell, David M. Haddleton, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2010. 132, 15130-15132.

12. Simultaneous copper(I)-catalysed azide-alkyne cycloaddition (CuAAC) and living radical polymerisation. Jin Geng, Josefina Lindqvist, Giuseppe Mantovani and David M. Haddleton, Angew. Chem., Int. Ed., 2008, 47, 4180-4183.

13. Site-Directed Conjugation of “Clicked” Glycopolymers to Form Glycoprotein Mimics. Binding to Mammalian Lectin and Induction of Immunological Function. Jin Geng, Giuseppe Mantovani, Lei Tao, Julien Nicolas, Gaojian Chen, Russell Wallis, Daniel A. Mitchell, Benjamin R. G. Johnson, Stephen D. Evans, David M. Haddleton, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2007, 129, 15156-15163.  


Tetrazine as a trigger to release caged cargo. WO2017046602 (A1). Publication Date 23 March 2017.



连前进  硕士研究生  085238-生物工程