Dr Fei Deng
Research Associate

Dr Fei Deng

Engineering
Grad Sch: Biomedical Eng

Dr. Fei Deng is a Research Associate in Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering, University of New South Wales (UNSW). His research interests include CRISPR biosensing, continuous biosensing, immunosensors and deployable in vivo devices for detection of small molecules and small proteins.

 

Editorial Activities:

  • Topic Editor – Frontiers in Medical Technology, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Devices, Research Topic “Photonic Biosensors for Biomedical Applications and Environmental Monitoring”.

 

Phone
0451876009
  • Journal articles | 2022
    Deng F; Li Y; Qiao L; Goldys E, 2022, 'A CRISPR/Cas12a-assisted on-fibre immunosensor for ultrasensitive small protein detection in complex biological samples', Analytica Chimica Acta, vol. 1192, pp. 339351 - 339351, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aca.2021.339351
    Journal articles | 2022
    Deng F; Qiao L; Li Y, 2022, 'A fluorescent immunosensor on optical fibre for the multiplex detection of proinflammatory cytokines', Sensing and Bio-Sensing Research, vol. 37, pp. 100501 - 100501, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sbsr.2022.100501
    Journal articles | 2022
    Li Y; Deng F; Goldys EM, 2022, 'A simple and versatile CRISPR/Cas12a-based immunosensing platform: Towards attomolar level sensitivity for small protein diagnostics', Talanta, vol. 246, pp. 123469, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.talanta.2022.123469
    Journal articles | 2021
    Li Y; Deng F; Goldys EM, 2021, 'A versatile CRISPR/Cas12a-based sensitivity amplifier suitable for commercial HRP-based ELISA kits', Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, vol. 347, pp. 130533 - 130533, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.snb.2021.130533
    Journal articles | 2021
    Li Y; Deng F; Hall T; Vesey G; Goldys EM, 2021, 'CRISPR/Cas12a-powered immunosensor suitable for ultra-sensitive whole Cryptosporidium oocyst detection from water samples using a plate reader', Water Research, vol. 203, pp. 117553 - 117553, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.watres.2021.117553
    Journal articles | 2020
    Arman A; Deng F; Goldys EM; Liu G; Hutchinson MR, 2020, 'In vivo intrathecal IL-1β quantification in rats: Monitoring the molecular signals of neuropathic pain', Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, vol. 88, pp. 442 - 450, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbi.2020.04.009
    Journal articles | 2020
    Deng F; Arman A; Goldys EM; Hutchinson MR; Liu G, 2020, 'A Method for in Vivo Quantification of Cytokine IL-1β in the Rat Intrathecal Space', ACS Applied Bio Materials, vol. 3, pp. 539 - 546, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsabm.9b00958
    Journal articles | 2019
    Deng F; Goldys EM; Liu G, 2019, 'Molecularly imprinted polymer-based reusable biosensing device on stainless steel for spatially localized detection of cytokine IL-1Β', Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical, vol. 292, pp. 277 - 283, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.snb.2019.04.142
    Journal articles | 2019
    Deng F; Li Y; Hossain MJ; Kendig MD; Arnold R; Goldys EM; Morris MJ; Liu G, 2019, 'Polymer brush based fluorescent immunosensor for direct monitoring of interleukin-1β in rat blood', Analyst, vol. 144, pp. 5682 - 5690, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c9an01300h
    Journal articles | 2019
    Zhang F; Deng F; Liu GJ; Middleton R; Inglis DW; Anwer A; Wang S; Liu G, 2019, 'IFN-γ-induced signal-on fluorescence aptasensors: From hybridization chain reaction amplification to 3D optical fiber sensing interface towards a deployable device for cytokine sensing', Molecular Systems Design and Engineering, vol. 4, pp. 872 - 881, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c9me00047j
    Journal articles | 2018
    Zhang Y; Ge X; Li M-C; Deng F; Oh J; Cho UR, 2018, 'The properties of rice bran carbon/nitrile-butadiene rubber composites fabricated by latex compounding method', POLYMER COMPOSITES, vol. 39, pp. E687 - E696, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pc.24126
    Journal articles | 2017
    Deng F; Li M-C; Ge X; Zhang Y; Cho UR, 2017, 'Cellulose Nanocrystals/Poly(Methyl Methacrylate) Nanocomposite Films: Effect of Preparation Method and Loading on the Optical, Thermal, Mechanical, and Gas Barrier Properties', POLYMER COMPOSITES, vol. 38, pp. E137 - E146, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pc.23875
    Journal articles | 2017
    Ge X; Deng F; Zhang Y; Cho UR, 2017, 'Synergistic reinforcing effects of molybdenum disulfide and bentonite in rubber based nanocomposites', Journal of Vinyl and Additive Technology, vol. 23, pp. E211 - E215, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/vnl.21568
    Journal articles | 2017
    Ge X; Zhang Y; Deng F; Cho UR, 2017, 'Effects of Silane Coupling Agents on Tribological Properties of Bentonite/Nitrile Butadiene Rubber Composites', POLYMER COMPOSITES, vol. 38, pp. 2347 - 2357, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pc.23817
    Journal articles | 2017
    Zhang Y; Ge X; Deng F; Li M-C; Cho UR, 2017, 'Fabrication and Characterization of Rice Bran Carbon/Styrene Butadiene Rubber Composites Fabricated by Latex Compounding Method', POLYMER COMPOSITES, vol. 38, pp. 2594 - 2602, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pc.23852
    Journal articles | 2016
    Deng F; Zhang Y; Ge X; Li M; Li X; Cho UR, 2016, 'Graft copolymers of microcrystalline cellulose as reinforcing agent for elastomers based on natural rubber', JOURNAL OF APPLIED POLYMER SCIENCE, vol. 133, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/app.43087
    Journal articles | 2016
    Zhang Y; Fei D; Xin G; Cho U-R, 2016, 'Surface modification of novel rice bran carbon functionalized with (3-Mercaptopropyl) trimethoxysilane and its influence on the properties of styrene-butadiene rubber composites', JOURNAL OF COMPOSITE MATERIALS, vol. 50, pp. 2987 - 2999, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0021998315615202
    Journal articles | 2015
    Deng F; Ge X; Zhang Y; Li M-C; Cho UR, 2015, 'Synthesis and characterization of microcrystalline cellulose-graft-poly(methyl methacrylate) copolymers and their application as rubber reinforcements', JOURNAL OF APPLIED POLYMER SCIENCE, vol. 132, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/APP.42666
    Journal articles | 2015
    Zhang Y; Li X; Ge X; Deng F; Cho UR, 2015, 'Effect of coupling agents and ionic liquid on the properties of rice bran carbon/carboxylated styrene butadiene rubber composites', MACROMOLECULAR RESEARCH, vol. 23, pp. 952 - 959, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13233-015-3127-9
  • Preprints | 2022
    Li Y; Deng F; Goldys EM, 2022, A Simple and Versatile Crispr/Cas12a-Based Immunosensing Platform: Towards Attomolar Level Sensitivity for Small Protein Diagnostics, http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.4047902
    Preprints |
    Deng F; Li Y; Li B; Goldys EM, Increasing Trans-Cleavage Catalytic Efficiency of Cas12a and Cas13a with Chemical Enhancers Enables Amplified Nucleic Acid Detection, http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.4091242

  • MERCK competitive research award (Euro 450,000) in 2022-2024, co-CI.
  • Two Innovation connections grants ($50K each) in 2021 (RG211246, RG210091), which is on ultrasensitive detection of cryptosporidium using CRISPR/Cas technology, co-CI on both.
  • One EDI and ECAN seed funding from UNSW ($1k) in 2021, sole-CI.

  1. Australian Centre for NanoMedicine (ACN) Travel Award (2022)
  2. PhD Scholarship in Sandwich assay based deployable biosensors (2017-2021)
  3. Excellent Graduate Thesis (Master, 2016)
  4. Foreigners Scholarship (Master, 2013-2016)
  5. Secondary Prize of Tianjin chemistry competition (Bachelor, 2011)