Dr. Shine (Xu) Zhang
Research Chair in Applied Nanotechnology in Verschuren Centre, and Cross Appointment to Department of Chemistry
Cape Breton University
Nanomedicine, Nanozymes, Nano-biosensors, and photocatalyst
Nanomaterials based theranostics
Development of multifunctional material/device platform for cancer diagnostics and treatment based on nanotechnology. For example, targeting cancerous tissue with DNA aptamer technology, developing novel drug delivery system for chemotherapy and radiosensitization nanomaterials for radiation treatment.
Involvement with BHCRI to date:Dr. Zhang is a BHCRI Associate Member
Contact:VCSEE, Cape Breton University, 1250 Grand Lake Rd. Sydney, NS, Canada, B1P 6L2