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

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