Oral and Craniofacial Sciences Faculty

Yong Wang, Ph.D.





















Recent Publications (More articles at PubMed)

Liu Y, Dusevich V, Wang Y (2013). Proanthocyanidins rapidly stabilize demineralized dentin layer. J Dent Res 92:746-752.

Chen M, Zhang Y, Driver MS, Caruso AN, Yu Q, Wang Y (2013). Surface modification of several dental substrates by non-thermal, atmospheric plasma brush. Dent Mater 29:871-880.

Zhang Y, Wu N, Bai X, Xu C, Liu Y, Wang Y (2013). Hydroxyapatite induces spontaneous polymerization of model self-etch dental adhesives. Mater Sci Eng C 33:3670-3676.

Bai X, Wu N, Liu Y, Zhang Y, Wang Y (2013). Ethyl-4-(dimethylamino) benzoate initiates spontaneous polymerization of aqueous acidic adhesive formulations in the presence of base. J Appl Polym Sci 130:2698-2706.

Wu N, Zhang Y, Wang Y (2013). Photo-polymerization efficiency of self-etch dental adhesives composed of camphorquinone or trimethylbenzoyl-diphenyl-phosphine oxide. Int J Adhes Adhes 45:53-58.

Liu Y, Wang Y (2013). Proanthocyanidins’ efficacy in stabilizing dentin collagen against enzymatic degradation: MALDI-TOF and FTIR analyses. J Dent 41:535-542.

Dong X, Ritts A, Staller C, Chen M, Yu Q, Wang Y (2013). Evaluation of plasma treatment effects on improving adhesive/dentin bonding strength by using the same tooth controls and varying cross-sectional surface areas. Eur J Oral Sci 121:355-362.

Yao X, Carleton SM, Kettle AD, Melander J, Phillips CL, Wang Y (2013). Gender-dependence of bone structure and properties in adult osteogenesis imperfecta murine model. Ann Biomed Eng 41:1139-1149.

Zhang Y, Wang Y (2013). Effect of reactive and un-reactive substrates on photopolymerization of self-etching adhesives with different aggressiveness. Dent Mater J 32:484-491.

Liu Y, Chen M, Yao X, Xu C, Zhang Y, Wang Y (2013). Enhancement in dentin collagen's biological stability after proanthocyanidins treatment in clinically relevant time periods. Dent Mater 29:485-492.

Zhang Y, Wang Y (2013). Effect of application mode on interfacial morphology and chemistry between dentin and self-etch adhesives. J Dent 41:231-240.

Liu Y, Wang Y (2013). Effect of proanthocyanidins and photo-initiators on photo-polymerization of a dental adhesive. J Dent 41:71-79.

Zhang Y, Wang Y (2013). Photopolymerization of phosphoric acid ester-based self-etch dental adhesives. Dent Mater J 32:10-18.

Chen M, Zhang Y, Yao X, Li H, Yu Q, Wang Y (2012). Non-thermal atmospheric plasmas induced polymerization of model self-etch adhesives. Dent Mater 28:1232-1239.

Xu C, Reed R, Gorski JP, Wang Y, Walker MP (2012). The distribution of carbonate in human enamel and its effect on structure and mechanical properties. J Mater Sci 47:8035-8043.

Zhang Y, Wang Y (2012). Distinct photopolymerization efficacy on dentin of self-etch adhesives. J Dent Res 91:795-799.

Dusevich V, Xu C, Wang Y, Walker MP, Gorski JP (2012). Identification of a protein-containing enamel matrix layer which bridges the dentin-enamel junction of adult human teeth. Arch Oral Biol 57:1585-1594.

Chen L, Xu C, Wang Y, Shi J, Yu Q, Li H (2012). BisGMA/TEGDMA dental nanocomposites containing glyoxylic acid modified high-aspect ratio hydroxyapatite nanofibers with enhanced dispersion. Biomed Mater 7:045014.

Zhang Y, Wang Y (2012). Hydroxyapatite effect on photopolymerization of self-etching adhesives with different aggressiveness. J Dent 40:564-570.

Yu QS, Ritts AC, Yang B, Jones J, Blumhagen A, Li H, Hong L, Wang Y (2012). Non-thermal atmospheric plasma treatment for deactivation of oral bacteria and improvement of dental composite restoration, in Plasma for Bio-decontamination, Medicine and Food Security, edited by Zdenko Machala, Karol Hensel and Yuri Akishev, Springer Science+ Business media B.V., Chapter 17, 215-228.

Zhang Y, Wang Y (2012). Improved degree of conversion of model self-etching adhesives through their interaction with dentin. J Dent 40:57-63.

Zhang Y, Wang Y (2012). The effect of hydroxyapatite presence on the degree of conversion and polymerization rate in a model self-etching adhesive. Dent Mater 28:237-244.

Xu C, Wang Y (2012). Chemical composition and structure of peritubular and intertubular human dentin revisited. Arch Oral Biol 57:383-391.

Hechler B, Yao X, Wang Y (2012). Proanthocyanidins alter adhesive/dentin bonding strengths when included in a bonding system. Am J Dent 25:276-280.

Karan K, Yao X, Xu C, Wang Y (2012). Chemical characterization of etched dentin in non-carious cervical lesions. J Adhes Dent 14:315-322.

Xu C, Wang Y (2012). Collagen cross-linking increases its biodegradation resistance in wet dentin bonding. J Adhes Dent 14:11-18.

Yang B, Chen J, Yu Q, Li H, Lin M, Mustapha A, Hong L, Wang Y (2011). Dental bacterial deactivation using a low-temperature atmospheric argon plasma brush. J Dent 39:48-56.

Melander JR, Dunn WP, Link MP, Wang Y, Xu C, Walker MP (2011). Comparison of flexural properties and surface roughness of nanohybrid and microhybrid dental composites. Gen Dent 59:342-347.

Chen L, Yu Q, Wang Y, Li H (2011). BisGMA/TEGDMA dental composite containing high aspect-ratio hydroxyapatite nanofibers. Dent Mater 27:1187-1195.

Xu C, Wang Y (2011). Collagen cross-linking maintains the mechanical stability of demineralized dentin when being challenged by bacterial collagenase solution. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 96B:242-248.

Gibby S, Wang Y, Kulild J, Williams K, Yao X, Walker MP (2011). Novel methodology to evaluate the effect of residual moisture on epoxy resin sealer/dentine interface: A pilot study. Int Endod J 44:236-244.

Green B, Yao X, Ganguly A, Xu C, Dusevich V, Walker MP, Wang Y (2010). Grape seed proanthocyanidins increase collagen biodegradation resistance in the dentin/adhesive interface when included in an adhesive. J Dent 38:908-915.

Chakraborty S, Keightley AJ, Dusevich V, Wang Y, Peng Z (2010). Synthesis and optical properties of a rod-coil diblock copolymer with polyoxometalate clusters covalently attached to the coil block. Chem Mater 22:3995-4006.

Ritts A, Lin J, Li H, Yu Q, Xu C, Yao X, Hong L, Wang Y (2010). Dentin surface treatment using a non-thermal plasma brush for interfacial bonding improvement in composite restoration. Eur J Oral Sci 118:510-516.

Spencer P, Ye Q, Park J, Topp EM, Misra A, Marangos O, Wang Y, Bohaty BS, Singh V, Sene F, Eslick J, Camarda K, Katz JL (2010). Adhesive/dentin interface: the weak link in the composite restoration. Ann Biomed Eng 38:1989-2003.

Wang Y, Yao X (2010). Morphological/chemical imaging of demineralized dentin layer in its natural, wet state. Dent Mater 26:433-442.

Guo X, Yao X, Spencer P, Wang Y (2010). Water gradients in dentin/adhesive interface by confocal Raman microscopy, AIP Conference Proceedings, Volume 1267, 740-741.

Yao X, Eick JD, Bonewald LF, Wang Y (2009). Quantitative mechanical/chemical imaging of bone from DMP1 null mice, in Structure-Property Relationships in Biomineralized and Biomimetic Composites , edited by D. Kisailus, L. Estroff, W. Landis, P. Zavattieri, H.S. Gupta (Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. Volume 1187, Warrendale, PA, 2009), 1187-KK10-05.

Haruyama N, Sreenath T, Yao X, Wang Z, Wang Y, Honeycutt C, Suzuki S, Lozzo RV, Young M, Kulkarni AB (2009). Decorin deficiency in DSPP null mice restores enlarged predentin phenotype resembling dentinogensis imperfecta type III. Matrix Biol 28:129-136.

Xu C, Karan K, Wang Y (2009). Molecular structural analysis of nan-carious cervical sclerotic dentin using Raman spectroscopy. J Raman Spectrosc 40:1780-1785.

Wang D, Hsu JF, Bagui M, Dusecich V, Wang Y, Liu Y, Holder AJ, Peng Z (2009). Synthesis and self-assembly of a triphenylene-containing amphiphilic conjugated macrocycle. Tetrahedron Lett 50:2147-2149.

Wilson D, Xu C, Hong L, Wang Y (2009). Effects of different preparation procedures during tooth whitening on enamel bonding. J Mater Sci Mater Med 20:1001-1007.

Shin TP, Yao X, Huenergardt R, Walker MP, Wang Y (2009). Morphological and chemical characterization of bonding hydrophobic adhesive to dentin using ethanol wet bonding technique. Dent Mater 25:1050-1057.

Kostoryz EL, Dharmala K, Ye Q, Wang Y, Huber J, Park JG, Snider G, Katz JL, Spencer P (2009). Enzymatic biodegradation of HEMA/bisGMA adhesives formulated with different water content. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 88:394-401.

Ye Q, Wang Y, Spencer P (2009). Nanophase separation of polymers exposed to simulated bonding conditions. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 88:339-348.

Xu C, Yao X, Walker MP, Wang Y (2009). Chemical/molecular structure of the dentin-enamel junction is dependent on the intratooth location. Calcif Tissue Int 84:221-228.

Benavides E, Bilgen M, Al-Hafez B, Alrefae T, Wang Y, Spencer P (2009). High-resolution magnetic resonance imaging and diffusion tensor imaging of the porcine temporomandibular joint disc. Dentomaxillofac Radiol 38:148-155.

Wang C, Wang Y, Huffman NT, Cui C, Yao X, Midura S, Midura RJ, Gorski JP (2009). Confocal laser Raman microspectroscopy of biomineralization foci in UMR 106 osteoblastic cultures reveals temporally synchronized protein changes preceding and accompanying mineral crystal deposition. J Biol Chem 284:7100-7113.

Karan K, Yao X, Xu C, Wang Y (2009). Chemical profile of the dentin substrate in non-carious cervical lesions. Dent Mater 25:1205-1212.

Ho SP, Senkyrikova P, Marshall GW, Yun W, Wang Y, Karan K, Li C, Marshall SJ (2009). Structure, chemical composition and mechanical properties of coronal cementum in human deciduous molars. Dent Mater 25:1195-1204.

Wang Y, Yao X, Parthasarathy R (2009). Characterization of interfacial chemistry of adhesive/dentin bond using FTIR chemical imaging with univariate and multivariate data processing. J Biomed Mater Res A 91:251-262.

Guo X, Peng Z, Spencer P, Wang Y (2009). Effect of initiator on photopolymerization of acidic, aqueous dental model adhesives. J Biomed Mater Res A 90:1120-1127.

Katz JL, Spencer P, Wang Y, Misra A, Marangos O, Friis EA (2008). On the anisotropic elastic properties of woods. J Mater Sci 43:139-145.

Park JG, Ye Q, Topp E, Kostoryz EL, Wang Y, Kieweg SL, Spencer P (2008). Preparation and properties of novel dentin adhesive with esterase resistance. J Appl Polym Sci 107:3588-3597.

Parthasarathy R, Thiagarajan G, Yao X, Wang YP, Spencer P, Wang Y (2008). Application of multivariate spectral analyses in micro-Raman imaging to unveil structural/chemical features of the adhesive/dentin interface. J Biomed Opt 13:014020.

Guo X, Wang Y, Spencer P, Ye Q, Yao X (2008). Effects of water content and initiator composition on photopolymerization of a model BisGMA/HEMA resin. Dent Mater 24:824-831.

Nicolella DP, Feng JQ, Moravits DE, Bonivitch AR, Wang Y, Dusecich V, Yao W, Lane N, Bonewald LF (2008). Effects of nanomechanical bone tissue properties on bone tissue strain: implications for osteocyte mechanotransduction. J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 8:330-331.

Ye Q, Park JG, Topp E, Wang Y, Misra A, Spencer P (2008). In vitro performance of nano-heterogeneous dentin adhesive. J Dent Res 87:829-833.

Wang Y, Spencer P, Yao X, Bohaty B (2007). Effect of solvent content on resin hybridization in wet dentin bonding. J Biomed Mater Res A 82, 975-983.

Ye Q, Spencer P, Wang Y (2007). Nanoscale patterning in crosslinked methacrylate copolymer networks: an atomic force microscopy study. J Appl Polym Sci 106:3843-3851.

Stubbs JR, Liu S, Tang W, Zhou J, Wang Y, Yao X, Quarles LD (2007). Role of hyperphosphatemia and 1,25(OH) D in vascular calcifications and mortality in fibroblastic growth factor 23 null mice. J Am Soc Nephrol 18:2116-2124.

Guo X, Spencer P, Wang Y, Ye Q, Yao X, Williams B (2007). Effects of a solubility enhancer on penetration of hydrophobic component in model adhesives into wet demineralized dentin. Dent Mater 23:1473-1481.

Thiagarajan G, Deshmukh KP, Wang Y, Katz JL, Spencer P (2007). Nano finite element modeling of the mechanical behavior of biocomposites using multi-scale (VIB) finite element models. J Biomed Mater Res A 83:332-344.

Ye Q, Wang Y, Williams K, Spencer P (2007). Characterization of photopolymerization of dentin adhesives as a function of light source and irradiance. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl. Biomater 80:440-446.

Kostoryz EL, Utter CJ, Wang Y, Dusevich V, Spencer P (2007). Cytotoxicity of dental nanocomposite particles. Technical Proceedings of the 2007 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Trade Show. Nanotech 2007 Vol. 2, 647-650.

Wang Y, Spencer P, Walker MP (2007). Chemical profile of adhesive/caries-affected dentin interfaces using Raman microspectroscopy. J Biomed Mater Res A 81:279-286.

Ye Q, Spencer P, Wang Y, Misra A (2007). Relationship of solvent to the photopolymerization process, properties and structure in model dentin adhesives. J Biomed Mater Res A 80:342-350.

Katz JL, Misra A, Spencer P, Wang Y, Bumrerraj S, Nomura T, Eppell SJ, Tabib-Azar M (2007). Multi-scale mechanics of hierarchical structure/property relationships in calcified tissues and tissue/material interfaces. Mater Sci Eng C 27:450-468.

Yong Wang, Ph.D.Professor

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