Aiyan Ji received B.S. degree in Pharmacy from Liaoning University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shenyang, Liaoning, in 2014. And the M.S. degree in Natural pharmaceutical chemistry from China Pharmaceutical University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, in 2017 under the supervision of Professor Zhiqi Yin.

From 2017 to 2022, she was a Research Assistant of Shanghai Institute of Material Medical, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai. Her research interest includes the development of fluorescent dyes and applications in molecular imaging.


  Zhang, X., Ji, A., Wang, Z., Lou, H., Li, J., Zheng, L., Zhou, Y., Qu, C., Liu, X., Chen, H., & Cheng, Z. (2021). Azide-Dye       Unexpected Bone Targeting for Near-Infrared Window II Osteoporosis Imaging. Journal of medicinal chemistry64(15), 11543–11553.

Hongyue Lou, Aiyan Ji, Chunrong Qu, Hongguang Liu, Lei Jiang,* Hao Chen,* and Zhen Cheng*. A Small-Molecule Based Organic Nanoparticle for Photothermal Therapy and Near-Infrared-IIb Imaging. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2022

Tonghang Chang, Qing Qiu, Aiyan Ji, Chunrong Qu, Hao Chen*, Zhen Cheng*.Organic single molecule based nano-platform for NIR-II imaging and chemo-photothermal synergistic treatment of tumor. Biomaterials 2022 121670

Aiyan Ji, Hongyue Lou, Chunrong Qu, Wanglong Lu, Yifan Hao, Jiafeng Li, Yuyang Wu, Tonghang Chang, Hao Chen*, Zhen Cheng*. Acceptor engineering for NIR-II dyes with high photochemical and biomedical performance . Nature Communications 2022 3815

Hongyue Lou , Aiyan Ji , Chunrong Qu , Shuang Duan , Hongguang Liu , Hao Chen* , Zhen Cheng*. A novel NIR-II nanoprobe for precision imaging of micro-meter sized tumormetastases of multi-organs and skin flapChemical Engineering Journal 2022 137848

Yifan Hao, Aiyan Ji, Rongrong Xing, Wenqing Zhu, Baohong Jiang, Yi Jian*, Hao Chen*. Capillaries segmentation of NIR-II images and its
application in ischemic stroke. Computers in Biology and Medicine 2022, 105742