Courses Taught

Number

Name

Level

BIOE 0844

The Bionic Human

Undergraduate

BIOE 2001

Frontiers in Bioengineering

Undergraduate

BIOE 3001

Research Design and Methods in Bioengineering

Undergraduate

BIOE 3101

BioE Lab #1 - Bioelectrical Engineering

Undergraduate

BIOE 3102

BioE Lab #2 - Biomaterials

Undergraduate

BIOE 3201

Biomedical Instrumentation

Undergraduate

BIOE 4500

Special Topics: Prototyping Bioengineering Devices

Undergraduate

BIOE 5500

Special Topics: Prototyping Bioengineering Devices

Graduate

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. Biomedical Engineering Education, 1(2), pp. 353-358. Springer Science and Business Media LLC. 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 Engineering - Part C: Methods, 26(8), pp. 433-446. doi: 10.1089/ten.tec.2020.0072

  • Goulart, E., Caires-Junior, L.C.D.e., Telles-Silva, K.A., Araujo, B., 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-ß. Stem Cell Research and Therapy, 10(1). 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 Engineering - Part C: Methods, 25(8), pp. 479-488. 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. Journal of Neurotrauma, 36(12), pp. 1965-1973. 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 Engineering - Part A, 25(3-4), pp. 224-233. doi: 10.1089/ten.tea.2018.0041

  • Barone, F.C., Marcinkiewicz, C., Li, J., Feng, Y., 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). International Journal of Nanomedicine, 14, pp. 1163-1175. doi: 10.2147/IJN.S189048

  • 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. International Journal of Nanomedicine, 14, pp. 6451-6464. doi: 10.2147/IJN.S209663

  • 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. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 307, pp. 70-83. doi: 10.1016/j.jneumeth.2018.06.020

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

  • 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). International Journal of Nanomedicine, 13, pp. 5449-5468. doi: 10.2147/IJN.S171117

  • 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). International Journal of Nanomedicine, 12, pp. 8471-8482. doi: 10.2147/IJN.S146946

  • Kamrava, B., Gerstenhaber, J.A., Amin, M., Har-El, Y.E., & Roehm, P.C. (2017). Preliminary Model for the Design of a Custom Middle Ear Prosthesis.

  • 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 aiibß3 and activated platelets. International Journal of Nanomedicine, 12, pp. 3711-3720. doi: 10.2147/IJN.S134128

  • 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. Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta - General Subjects, 1850(6), pp. 1169-1179. 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 and Development, 23(16), pp. 1923-1936. 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). 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. doi: 10.1021/bm400450m

  • Maria, O.M., Kim, J., Gerstenhaber, J.A., Baum, B.J., & Tran, S.D. (2008). Distribution of tight junction proteins in adult human salivary glands. Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry, 56(12), pp. 1093-1098. 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 Engineering, 11(1-2), pp. 172-181. doi: 10.1089/ten.2005.11.172