Publications 2001-2010

Aug 2010
In Vitro Regulation of Neural Differentiation and Axon Growth by Growth Factors and Bioactive Nanofibers.
Tissue Engineering 16(8):2641-8.
Lam H, Patel S, Wang A, Chu J, Li S.
Jun 2010
Effects of Hemodynamic Forces on the Vascular Differentiation of Stem Cells: Implications for Vascular Graft Engineering.
Biophysical Regulation of Vascular Differentiation and Assembly (pp.227-244)
Diop R, Li S.
May 2010
Biophysical and chemical effects of fibrin on mesenchymal stromal cell gene expression.
Acta Biomaterialia. 6(10):3947-56.
Huang NF, Chu J, Lee RJ, Li S.
May 2010
Antithrombogenic Modification of Small-Diameter Microfibrous Vascular Grafts.
Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 30(8):1621-7.
Hashi CK, Derugin N, Janairo RR, Lee R, Schultz D, Lotz J, Li S.
May 2010
The effect of fiber alignment and heparin coating on cell infiltration into nanofibrous PLLA scaffolds.
Biomaterials. 31(13):3536-42.
Kurpinski KT, Stephenson JT, Janairo RR, Lee H, Li S.
Apr 2010

TGF-B and Notch signaling mediate stem cell differentiation into smooth muscle cells.

Stem Cells 28(4):734-42.
Kurpinski K, Lam H, Chu J, Kim A, Wang A, Tsay E, Agrawal S, Schaffer D, Li S.
Mar 2010
Nanofibrous patch for spinal cord regeneration.
Advanced Functional Materials. 20(9): 1433-1440.
Zhu Y, Wang A, Shen W, Patel S, Zhang R, Young W, Li S.
Jan 2010
Engineering of aligned skeletal muscle by micropatterning.
Am J Transl Res. 2(1):43-55.
Huang NF, Lee RJ, Li S.
Jan 2010
Culture of bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells on engineered matrix.
Methods Mol Biol.
Park JS, Hashi C, Li S.


Oct 2009

Proteomic profiling of mesenchymal stem cell responses to mechanical strain and TGF-B1.

Cellular and molecular bioengineering 2 (4), 606-614.
Kurpinski K, Chu J, Wang D, Li S.
Sep 2009
Plasma-assisted surface chemical patterning for single-cell culture.
Biomaterials. 30(25):4203-10.
Cheng Q, Li S, Komvopoulos K.
Jul 2009
Bone marrow- derived mesenchymal stem cells in fibrin augment angiogenesis in the chronically infarcted myocardium.
Regen Med. 4(4):527-38.
Huang NF, Lam A, Fang Q, Sievers RE, Li S, Lee RJ.
Apr 2009
Cell Shape-Regulation of Smooth Muscle Cell Proliferation.
Biophy J. 96(8):3423-32.
Thakar RG, Cheng Q, Patel S, Chu J, Nasir M, Liepmann D, Komvopoulos K, Li S.
Comparative Study
Mar 2009
Differential Effects of X-Rays and High-Energy (56)Fe Ions on Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 73(3): 869-77.
Kurpinski K, Jang DJ, Bhattacharya S, Rydberg B, Chu J, So J, Wyrobek A, Li S, Wang D.

Engineering microenvironments to control stem cell functions.

Emerging Technology Platforms for Stem Cells.
Tsou DA, Li S.
Nov 2008
Mesenchymal stem cells for vascular regeneration.
Regen Med. 3(6):877-92.
Huang NF, Li S.
Aug 2008
Localized decrease of b-catenin contributes to the differentiation of human embryonic stem cells.
Biochem Biophys Res Commun.372(4):601-6.
Lam H, Patel S, Chu J, Li A, Li S.
Comparative Study
Mar 2008
Differential regulation of endothelial cell adhesion, spreading, and cytoskeleton on low-density polyethylene by nanotopography and surface chemistry modification induced by argon plasma treatment.
J of Biomaterials Res A. 84(3): 828-36.
Tajima S, Chu JSF, Li S, Komvopoulos K.
Micro and nano patterning for cell and tissue engineering.
Bioengineering in Cell and Tissue Research.
Patel S, Lam H and Li S.
Sep 2007

Mechanobiology of mesenchymal stem cells and their use in cardiovascular repair.

Frontiers of Bioscience 12:5098-116.
Park JS, Huang NF, Kurpinski KT, Patel S, Hsu S, Li S.