J. Matt Kinsella

Matt KinsellaAssociate Professor

Ph.D. Purdue University
M.S. Purdue University

McConnell Engineering Building, Room 357

joseph.kinsella [at] mcgill.ca (e-mail)

Research Interests

  • Micro- and nanotechnologies for medical applications
  • Applications of Materials at the interface of the fields of Biology and Medicine
  • Development of analytical and automated platforms for diagnosis, sensing, and monitoring of biological processes at the scales of molecules through tissues
  • Rapid prototyping technology for tissue constructs


  • BIEN 290: Bioengineering Measurement Laboratory (4 credits)
  • BIEN 330: Introduction to Tissue Engineering (3 credits)
  • BIEN 510: Nanoparticles in the Medical Sciences (3 credits)

Selected Publications

Effect of Cell Sex on Uptake of Nanoparticles: The Overlooked Factor at the Nanobio Interface
V Serpooshan, S Sheibani, P Pushparaj, M Wojcik, AY. Jang, MR. Santoso, JH. Jang, H Huang, R Safavi-Sohi,
N Haghjoo, H Nejadnik, H Aghaverdi, H Vali, JM Kinsella, J Presley, K Xu, P Chung-Ming Yang, and M Mahmoudi
ACS Nano, Article ASAP (2018)

99mTc‐labeled rHuEpo for imaging of the erythropoietin receptor in tumors
X Zhuang, D Zhao, P Yang, Y Jia, R Liang, Q Zhao, C Han, JM Kinsella, S Ruilong, J Li
Journal of Labelled Compounds and Radiopharmaceuticals (2017)

Mechanically Activated Solvent-Free Assembly of Ultrasmall Bi2S3 Nanoparticles: A Novel, Simple, and Sustainable Means To Access Chalcogenide Nanoparticles
MY Malca, H Bao, T Bastaille, NK Saadé, JM Kinsella, T Friščić, A Moores
Chemistry of Materials 29 (18), 7766-7773 (2017)

Directing the Self-assembly of Tumour Spheroids by Bioprinting Cellular Heterogeneous Models within Alginate/Gelatin Hydrogels
T Jiang, JG Munguia-Lopez, S Flores-Torres, J Grant, S Vijayakumar, A Leon-Rodriguez, JM Kinsella
Scientific Reports  7 (1), 4575 (2017)

Heat-Induced Radiolabeling of Nanoparticles for Monocyte Tracking by PET.
Normandin, M.C., Yuan, H, Wilks, M, Chen, H, Kinsella, J.M.,
Cho, H, Guehl, N.J., Absi-Halabi, N., Hosseini, S.M., El Fakhri, H, Sosnovik, D.E., and Josephson, L
Agnewandte Chemie, 2015, 54, 1-6

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