• Barros, A.A., Browne, S., Oliveira, C., Lima, E., Duarte, A.R.C., Healy, K.E. and Reis, R.L., 2016. Drug-eluting biodegradable ureteral stent: New approach for urothelial tumors of upper urinary tract cancer. International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 513(1), pp.227-237.
  • Almubarak, Sarah, et al. "Tissue engineering strategies for promoting vascularized bone regeneration." Bone 83 (2016): 197-209.
  • Svedlund, Felicia L., Eda I. Altiok, and Kevin E. Healy. "Branching Analysis of Multivalent Conjugates Using Size Exclusion Chromatography–Multiangle Light Scattering." Biomacromolecules 17.10 (2016): 3162-3171.


  • Loskill, Peter, Sivan G. Marcus, Anurag Mathur, Willie Mae Reese, and Kevin E. Healy. “μOrgano: A Lego®-Like Plug & Play System for Modular Multi-Organ-Chips.” PLoS ONE 10, no. 10 (October 6, 2015): e0139587. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0139587.
  • Mathur, Anurag, Zhen Ma, Peter Loskill, Shaheen Jeeawoody, and Kevin E. Healy. “In Vitro Cardiac Tissue Models: Current Status and Future Prospects.” Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews, September 30, 2015. doi:10.1016/j.addr.2015.09.011.
  • Han, Bruce W., Hans Layman, Nikhil A. Rode, Anthony Conway, David V. Schaffer, Nancy J. Boudreau, Wesley M. Jackson, and Kevin E. Healy. “Multivalent Conjugates of Sonic Hedgehog Accelerate Diabetic Wound Healing.” Tissue Engineering. Part A 21, no. 17–18 (September 2015): 2366–78. doi:10.1089/ten.TEA.2014.0281.
  • Jeon, Hojeong, Sangmo Koo, Willie Mae Reese, Peter Loskill, Costas P. Grigoropoulos, and Kevin E. Healy. “Directing Cell Migration and Organization via Nanocrater-Patterned Cell-Repellent Interfaces.” Nature Materials 14, no. 9 (September 2015): 918–23. doi:10.1038/nmat4342.
  • Tharp, Kevin M., Amit K. Jha, Judith Kraiczy, Alexandra Yesian, Grigory Karateev, Riccardo Sinisi, Elena A. Dubikovskaya, Kevin E. Healy, and Andreas Stahl. “Matrix Assisted Transplantation of Functional Beige Adipose Tissue.” Diabetes, August 20, 2015. doi:10.2337/db15-0728.
  • Ma, Zhen, Jason Wang, Peter Loskill, Nathaniel Huebsch, Sangmo Koo, Felicia L. Svedlund, Natalie C. Marks, et al. “Self-Organizing Human Cardiac Microchambers Mediated by Geometric Confinement.” Nature Communications 6 (July 14, 2015). doi:10.1038/ncomms8413.
  • Amit K. Jha, Anurag Mathur, Felicia L. Svedlund, Jianqin Ye, Yerem Yeghiazarians, Kevin E. Healy. Molecular weight and concentration of heparin in hyaluronic acid-based matrices modulates growth factor retention kinetics and stem cell fate. Journal of Controlled Release 209 (2015): 308-316.
  • Mathur, Anurag, Peter Loskill, Kaifeng Shao, Nathaniel Huebsch, SoonGweon Hong, Sivan G. Marcus, Natalie Marks et al. "Human iPSC-based Cardiac Microphysiological System For Drug Screening Applications." Scientific reports 5 (2015).
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  • Prestwich, Glenn D., and Kevin E. Healy. "Why regenerative medicine needs an extracellular matrix." Expert opinion on biological therapy 15.1 (2015): 3-7.


  • Spencer, C. Ian, Shiro Baba, Kenta Nakamura, Ethan A. Hua, Marie AF Sears, Chi-cheng Fu, Jianhua Zhang et al. "Calcium Transients Closely Reflect Prolonged Action Potentials in iPSC Models of Inherited Cardiac Arrhythmia." Stem cell reports 3, no. 2 (2014): 269-281.
  • Jha, A. K., Jackson, W. M. & Healy, K. E. Controlling osteogenic stem cell differentiation via soft bioinspired hydrogels. PLoS One 9, e98640 (2014).
  • Vazin,T. et al. The effect of multivalent Sonic hedgehog on differentiation of human embryonic stem cells into dopaminergic and GABAergic neurons. Biomaterials 35,941–8 (2014).
  • Yum, K., Hong, S. G., Healy, K. E. & Lee, L. P. Physiologically relevant organs on chips. Biotechnol. J. 9, 16–27 (2014).
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  • Mathur, Anurag, Peter Loskill, Soongweon Hong, Jae Lee, Sivan G. Marcus, Laure Dumont, Bruce R. Conklin, Holger Willenbring, Luke P. Lee, and Kevin E. Healy. “Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell-Based Microphysiological Tissue Models of Myocardium and Liver for Drug Development.” Stem Cell Research & Therapy 4 Suppl 1 (2013): S14. doi:10.1186/scrt375.
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  • Schmidt, R. C. & Healy, K. E. Effect of avidin-like proteins and biotin modification on mesenchymal stem cell adhesion. Biomaterials 34, 3758–62 (2013).


  • Pollock, Jacob F., Randolph S. Ashton, Nikhil A. Rode, David V. Schaffer, and Kevin E. Healy. "Molecular characterization of multivalent bioconjugates by size-exclusion chromatography with multiangle laser light scattering." Bioconjugate chemistry 23, no. 9 (2012): 1794-1801.


  • Jeon, Hojeong, Ray Schmidt, Jeremy E. Barton, David J. Hwang, Lara J. Gamble, David G. Castner, Costas P. Grigoropoulos, and Kevin E. Healy. "Chemical patterning of ultrathin polymer films by direct-write multiphoton lithography." Journal of the American Chemical Society 133, no. 16 (2011): 6138-6141.
  • Irwin, E. F., Gupta, R., Dashti, D. C. & Healy, K. E. Engineered polymer-media interfaces for the long-term self-renewal of human embryonic stem cells. Biomaterials 32, 6912–9 (2011).
  • Little, Lauren E., Karen Y. Dane, Patrick S. Daugherty, Kevin E. Healy, and David V. Schaffer. "Exploiting bacterial peptide display technology to engineer biomaterials for neural stem cell culture." Biomaterials 32, no. 6 (2011): 1484-1494.


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  • Patel, S., Tsang, J., Harbers, G. M., Healy, K. E. & Li, S. Regulation of endothelial cell function by GRGDSP peptide grafted on interpenetrating polymers. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. A 83, 423–33 (2007).
  • Ho, J. E., Barber, T. A., Virdi, A. S., Sumner, D. R. & Healy, K. E. The effect of enzymatically degradable IPN coatings on peri-implant bone formation and implant fixation. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. A 81, 720–7 (2007).


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