Courses Taught

Number

Name

Level

BIOE 0844

The Bionic Human

Undergraduate

BIOE 2001

Frontiers in Bioengineering

Undergraduate

BIOE 2201

Modeling Fundamentals in Bioengineering

Undergraduate

BIOE 2202

Programming Fundamentals in Bioengineering

Undergraduate

BIOE 3001

Research Design and Methods in Bioengineering

Undergraduate

BIOE 3101

Bioelectrical Engineering Lab

Undergraduate

BIOE 3101

BioE Lab #1 - Bioelectrical Engineering

Undergraduate

BIOE 3102

Biomaterials Lab

Undergraduate

BIOE 3201

Biomedical Instrumentation

Undergraduate

ENGR 1101

Introduction to Engineering & Engineering Technology

Undergraduate

ENGR 1901

Honors Introduction to Engineering

Undergraduate

Selected Publications

  • Gerstenhaber, J.A. & Har-El, Y. (2021). Virtual Biomaterials Lab During COVID-19 Pandemic. Biomed Eng Educ, 1(2), pp. 353-358. Switzerland. doi: 10.1007/s43683-020-00045-6

  • Phelan, M.A., Kruczek, K., Wilson, J.H., Brooks, M.J., Drinnan, C.T., Regent, F., Gerstenhaber, J.A., Swaroop, A., Lelkes, P.I., & Li, T. (2020). Soy Protein Nanofiber Scaffolds for Uniform Maturation of Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Retinal Pigment Epithelium. Tissue Eng Part C Methods, 26(8), pp. 433-446. United States. doi: 10.1089/ten.TEC.2020.0072

  • Goulart, E., Caires-Junior, L.C.d.e., Telles-Silva, K.A., Araujo, B.H.S., Kobayashi, G.S., Musso, C.M., Assoni, A.F., Oliveira, D., Caldini, E., Gerstenhaber, J.A., Raia, S., Lelkes, P.I., & Zatz, M. (2019). Adult and iPS-derived non-parenchymal cells regulate liver organoid development through differential modulation of Wnt and TGF-β. Stem Cell Res Ther, 10(1), p. 258. England. doi: 10.1186/s13287-019-1367-x

  • Phelan, M.A., Gianforcaro, A.L., Gerstenhaber, J.A., & Lelkes, P.I. (2019). An Air Bubble-Isolating Rotating Wall Vessel Bioreactor for Improved Spheroid/Organoid Formation. Tissue Eng Part C Methods, 25(8), pp. 479-488. United States. doi: 10.1089/ten.TEC.2019.0088

  • Zieba, J., Walczak, M., Gordiienko, O., Gerstenhaber, J.A., Smith, G.M., & Krynska, B. (2019). Altered Amniotic Fluid Levels of Hyaluronic Acid in Fetal Rats with Myelomeningocele: Understanding Spinal Cord Injury. J Neurotrauma, 36(12), pp. 1965-1973. United States. doi: 10.1089/neu.2018.5894

  • Gangolli, R.A., Devlin, S.M., Gerstenhaber, J.A., Lelkes, P.I., & Yang, M. (2019). A Bilayered Poly (Lactic-Co-Glycolic Acid) Scaffold Provides Differential Cues for the Differentiation of Dental Pulp Stem Cells. Tissue Eng Part A, 25(3-4), pp. 224-233. United States. doi: 10.1089/ten.TEA.2018.0041

  • Gerstenhaber, J.A., Marcinkiewicz, C., Barone, F.C., Sternberg, M., D'Andrea, M.R., Lelkes, P.I., & Feuerstein, G.Z. (2019). Biocompatibility studies of fluorescent diamond particles-(NV)~800nm (part V): in vitro kinetics and in vivo localization in rat liver following long-term exposure. Int J Nanomedicine, 14, pp. 6451-6464. New Zealand. doi: 10.2147/IJN.S209663

  • Barone, F.C., Marcinkiewicz, C., Li, J., Feng, Y.i., Sternberg, M., Lelkes, P.I., Rosenbaum-Halevi, D., Gerstenhaber, J.A., & Feuerstein, G.Z. (2019). Long-term biocompatibility of fluorescent diamonds-(NV)-Z~800 nm in rats: survival, morbidity, histopathology, particle distribution and excretion studies (part IV). Int J Nanomedicine, 14, pp. 1163-1175. New Zealand. doi: 10.2147/IJN.S189048

  • Timnak, A., Gerstenhaber, J.A., Dong, K., Har-El, Y., & Lelkes, P.I. (2018). Gradient porous fibrous scaffolds: a novel approach to improving cell penetration in electrospun scaffolds. Biomed Mater, 13(6), p. 065010. England. doi: 10.1088/1748-605X/aadbbe

  • Maghsoudi, O.H., Vahedipour, A., Gerstenhaber, J., George, S.P., Hallowell, T., Robertson, B., Short, M., & Spence, A. (2018). Matlab software for impedance spectroscopy designed for neuroscience applications. J Neurosci Methods, 307, pp. 70-83. Netherlands. doi: 10.1016/j.jneumeth.2018.06.020

  • Barone, F.C., Gerstenhaber, J.A., Marcinkiewicz, C., Li, J., Lelkes, P.I., Sternberg, M., & Feuerstein, G.Z. (2018). Imaging Intra-Carotid Thrombosis Using Near InfraRed Fluorescent-NanoDiamond Particles Bio-engineered With the Disintegrin Bitistatin. STROKE, 49. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

  • Barone, F.C., Gerstenhaber, J.A., Marcinkiewicz, C., Li, J., Lelkes, P.I., Sternberg, M., & Feuerstein, G.Z. (2018). Imaging Intra-Carotid Thrombosis Using Near InfraRed Fluorescent-NanoDiamond Particles Bio-engineered With the Disintegrin Bitistatin. STROKE, 49. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

  • Barone, F.C., Marcinkiewicz, C., Li, J., Sternberg, M., Lelkes, P.I., Dikin, D.A., Bergold, P.J., Gerstenhaber, J.A., & Feuerstein, G. (2018). Pilot study on biocompatibility of fluorescent nanodiamond-(NV)-Z~800 particles in rats: safety, pharmacokinetics, and bio-distribution (part III). Int J Nanomedicine, 13, pp. 5449-5468. New Zealand. doi: 10.2147/IJN.S171117

  • Kamrava, B., Gerstenhaber, J.A., Amin, M., Har-El, Y., & Roehm, P.C. (2017). Preliminary Model for the Design of a Custom Middle Ear Prosthesis. Retrieved from https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/

  • Marcinkiewicz, C., Gerstenhaber, J.A., Sternberg, M., Lelkes, P.I., & Feuerstein, G. (2017). Bitistatin-functionalized fluorescent nanodiamond particles specifically bind to purified human platelet integrin receptor αIIbβ3 and activated platelets. Int J Nanomedicine, 12, pp. 3711-3720. New Zealand. doi: 10.2147/IJN.S134128

  • Gerstenhaber, J.A., Barone, F.C., Marcinkiewicz, C., Li, J., Shiloh, A.O., Sternberg, M., Lelkes, P.I., & Feuerstein, G. (2017). Vascular thrombus imaging in vivo via near-infrared fluorescent nanodiamond particles bioengineered with the disintegrin bitistatin (Part II). Int J Nanomedicine, 12, pp. 8471-8482. New Zealand. doi: 10.2147/IJN.S146946

  • Hindin, D., Baharlou, S.M., Gerstenhaber, J., Lo, T.Y., Har-El, Y., Bradley, J.P., & Lelkes, P.I. (2015). Electrospun soy protein scaffolds enhance skin regeneration in a rat wound model. JOURNAL of the AMERICAN COLLEGE of SURGEONS, 221(4), pp. E117-E118. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2015.08.213

  • Gangolli, R.A., Devlin, S.M., Gerstenhaber, J.A., Lelkes, P.I., & Yang, M. (2015). Biomimetic Scaffold for Guided Interfacial Tissue Regeneration in Regenerative Dentistry. TISSUE ENGINEERING PART A, 21, pp. S348-S348. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

  • Lecht, S., Chiaverelli, R.A., Gerstenhaber, J., Calvete, J.J., Lazarovici, P., Casewell, N.R., Harrison, R., Lelkes, P.I., & Marcinkiewicz, C. (2015). Anti-angiogenic activities of snake venom CRISP isolated from Echis carinatus sochureki. Biochim Biophys Acta, 1850(6), pp. 1169-1179. Netherlands. doi: 10.1016/j.bbagen.2015.02.002

  • Lecht, S., Gerstenhaber, J.A., Stabler, C.T., Pimton, P., Karamil, S., Marcinkiewicz, C., Schulman, E.S., & Lelkes, P.I. (2014). Heterogeneous mixed-lineage differentiation of mouse embryonic stem cells induced by conditioned media from a549 cells. Stem Cells Dev, 23(16), pp. 1923-1936. United States. doi: 10.1089/scd.2014.0042

  • Zhang, Z., Nix, C.A., Ercan, U.K., Gerstenhaber, J.A., Joshi, S.G., & Zhong, Y. (2014). Calcium binding-mediated sustained release of minocycline from hydrophilic multilayer coatings targeting infection and inflammation. PLoS One, 9(1), p. e84360. United States. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0084360

  • Har-el, Y.E., Gerstenhaber, J.A., Brodsky, R., Huneke, R.B., & Lelkes, P.I. (2014). Electrospun soy protein scaffolds as wound dressings: Enhanced reepithelialization in a porcine model of wound healing. Wound Medicine, 5, pp. 9-15. doi: 10.1016/j.wndm.2014.04.007

  • Han, J., Gerstenhaber, J.A., Lazarovici, P., & Lelkes, P.I. (2013). Tissue factor activity and ECM-related gene expression in human aortic endothelial cells grown on electrospun biohybrid scaffolds. Biomacromolecules, 14(5), pp. 1338-1348. United States. doi: 10.1021/bm400450m

  • Maria, O.M., Kim, J.M., Gerstenhaber, J.A., Baum, B.J., & Tran, S.D. (2008). Distribution of tight junction proteins in adult human salivary glands. J Histochem Cytochem, 56(12), pp. 1093-1098. United States. doi: 10.1369/jhc.2008.951780

  • Tran, S.D., Wang, J., Bandyopadhyay, B.C., Redman, R.S., Dutra, A., Pak, E., Swaim, W.D., Gerstenhaber, J.A., Bryant, J.M., Zheng, C., Goldsmith, C.M., Kok, M.R., Wellner, R.B., & Baum, B.J. (2005). Primary culture of polarized human salivary epithelial cells for use in developing an artificial salivary gland. Tissue Eng, 11(1-2), pp. 172-181. United States. doi: 10.1089/ten.2005.11.172