Scientific Articles

A. Braden, M. Roner, J. Ganter, and K. Nelson. Transport of Biologically Active Molecules to Intracellular Environments Utilizing a Lyzosomally Cleavable Random Block Copolymer of Polyethylenimine. Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology 3, 1-11, 2007

Crow BB, Nelson KD. ‘Release of bovine serum albumin from a hydrogel-cored biodegradable polymer fiber’Biopolymers 81(6):419-27(2006)

Jie Cai, Xuejun Peng, Kevin D. Nelson, Robert Eberhart, George M. Smith. Permeable guidance channels containing microfilament scaffolds enhance axon growth and maturation. J Biomed Mater Res A. 75A(2):374-386 (2005)

Crow BB, Borneman AF, Hawkins DL, Smith GM, Nelson KD. ‘Evaluation of in vitro drug release, pH change, and molecular weight degradation of Poly(L-lactic acid) and Poly(D,L-lactide-co-glycolide) fibers’. Tissue Engineering 11 (7-8), Jul-Aug. 2005, pp.1077-1084

Meital Zilberman, Kevin D. Nelson and Robert C. Eberhart. Mechanical Properties and In Vitro Degradation of Bioresorbable Fibers and Expandable Fiber-Based Stents. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials. Vol. 74B (2), August 2005: 792-799

Elizabeth M. Cronin, Frederick A. Thurmond, Rhonda Bassel-Duby, R. Sanders Williams, Woodring E. Wright, Kevin D. Nelson, Harold R. Garner. ‘Protein-coated poly(L-lactic acid) fibers provide a substrate for differentiation of human skeletal muscle cells’. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, 69(3): 373-381 (2004)

Cai J, Peng X, Nelson KD, Eberhart R, Smith GM. Synergistic improvements in cell and axonal migration across sciatic nerve lesion gaps using bioresorbable filaments and heregulin-beta1. J Biomed Mater Res A. 2004 May 1;69(2):247-58

Tang, Xiao-Qing; Cai, Jie; Nelson, Kevin D; Peng, Xue-Jun; Smith, George M. Functional repair after dorsal root rhizotomy using nerve conduits and neurotrophic molecules. European Journal of Neuroscience. 20(5):1211-1218, September 2004.

Sagiv A, Parker N, Parkhi V, Nelson KD. Initial burst measures of release kinetics from fiber matrices. Ann Biomed Eng. 2003 Oct;31(9):1132-40

Teri T Ngo, Paula J Waggoner, Andres A. Romero, Kevin D. Nelson, Robert C. Eberhart, and George M. Smith‘Poly(L-Lactide) microfilaments enhance peripheral nerve regeneration across extended nerve lesions’. J Neurosci Res. 2003 Apr 15;72(2):227-38.

Kevin D. Nelson, Andres Romero, Paula Waggoner, Brent Crow, Angela Borneman, George M. Smith. Technique Paper for Wet-Spinning Poly(L-lactic acid) and Poly(DL-lactide-co-glycolide) monofilament fibers. Tissue Engineering 9(6):1323-30 (2003)

Shih-Horng Su, Robert Y.N. Chao, Charles Landau, Kevin D. Nelson, Richard B. Timmons, Robert S. Meidell, Robert C. Eberhart. Expandable Bioresorbable Endovascular Stent: I. Fabrication and Properties. Annals of Biomedical Engineering 31:(6):667-77, 2003 Jun

Robert C. Eberhart, Shih-Horngsu, Kytai Truong Nguyen, Meital Zilberman, Liping Tang, Kevin D. Nelson And Peter Frenkel. Review: Bioresorbable polymeric stents: current status and future promise. Journal of Biomaterials Science Polymer Edition: 299-312, 2003 Jan

Alikacem N., Yoshizawa T., Nelson KD, and Wilson CA. Quantitative MR Imaging Study of Intravitreal Sustained Release of VEGF in Rabbits. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci., 41(6):1561-1569, 2000 May

Rangappa N, Romero A, Nelson KD, Eberhart RC, Smith GM: Laminin-coated poly(L-lactide) filaments induce robust neurite growth while providing directional orientation. J Biomed Mater Res. 2000 Sep 15;51(4):625-34.

Walker AK, Land CM, Kinsel GR, Nelson KD: Quantitative Determination of the Peptide Retention of Polymeric Substrates Using Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption/Ionization Mass Spectrometry. Journal of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry 11(1): 62-68, 2000

Hu Z, Wang C, Nelson KD, Eberhart RC.: Controlled Release from a Composite Silicone/Hydrogel Membrane. ASAIO Journal 46(4):431-434,2000

Walker AK, Wu Y, Timmons RB, Kinsel GR, Nelson KD: Effects of Protein Surface Interactions on Protein Ion Signals in MALDI Mass Spectrometry. Analytical Chemistry 71(1):268-272 (1999)

Angela K. Walker, Yuliang Wu, Richard B. Timmons, Gary R. Kinsel. Kevin D. Nelson. Effects of Protein-Surface Interactions on Protein Ion Signals in MALDI Mass Spectrometry. Analytical Chemistry Vol. 71, No. 1: 268-272, 1999 Jan

Yun-Wei Ye, Charles Landau, Robert S. Meidell, John E. Willard, Ari Moskowitz, Sheza Aziz, Eric Carlisle, Kevin Nelson and Robert C. Eberhart. Improved Bioresorbable Microporous Intravascular Stents for Gene Therapy. Poster Session #18 – Perfusion and Circulatory Assistance Techniques.

Eberhart RC, Huo HH and Nelson KD: Cardiovascular materials. MRS Bull 16(9):50-54, 1991. (Review Article)