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Porcine small intestinal submucosa mitral valve material responses support acute somatic growth.

Journal Publications
Gonzalez BA, Pour Issa E, Mankame OV, Bustillos J, Cuellar A, Rodriguez AJ, Scholl F, Bibevski S, Hernandez L, Brehier V, Casares M, Rivas K, Morales P, Lopez J, Wagner J, Bibevski J, Agarwal A, George F, Ramaswamy S
Tissue Eng Part A. 2019 Dec 5. doi: 10.1089/ten.TEA.2019.0220.
Publication year: 2019

Elastin-Dependent Aortic Heart Valve Leaflet Curvature Changes During Cyclic Flexure.

Journal Publications
Tesfamariam MD, Mirza AM, Chaparro D, Ali AZ, Montalvan R, Saytashev I, Gonzalez BA, Barreto A, Ramella-Roman J, Hutcheson JD, Ramaswamy S
Bioengineering (Basel). 2019 May 7;6(2). pii: E39. doi: 10.3390/bioengineering6020039.
Publication year: 2019

A comparison of the oscillatory shear index on the aortic valve-fibrosa with and without the presence of calcified deposits

Journal Publications
Williams A, Ramaswamy S
ProClins Cardiology, In Press - August 2019.
Publication year: 2019

Hydrodynamic Assessment of Aortic Valves Prepared from Porcine Small Intestinal Submucosa.

Journal Publications
Ramaswamy S, Lordeus M*, Mankame OV*, Valdes-Cruz L, Bibevski S, Bell SM, Baez I, Scholl F.
Cardiovasc Eng Technol. 2017, March; 8(1): 30-40.
Publication year: 2017

Early Hydrodynamic Assessment of a Porcine Small Intestinal Sub-Mucosa Bioscaffold Valve for Mitral Valve Replacement.

Journal Publications
Mankame O, Valdes-Cruz L, Bibevski S, Scholl F, Baez I, Ramaswamy S
The Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC), 2017, March 69(11), Supplement: 590
Publication year: 2017

A "sweet-spot" for fluid-induced oscillations in the conditioning of stem cell-based engineered heart valve tissues.

Journal Publications
Williams A*, Nasim S*, Salinas M, Moshkforoush A, Tsoukias N, Ramaswamy S
J Biomech. 2017 Dec 8;65:40-48. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.09.035. Epub 2017 Oct 7.
Publication year: 2017

Use of combined polarization-sensitive optical coherence tomography and Mueller matrix imaging for the polarimetric characterization of excised biological tissue

Journal Publications
Chue-Sang J, Bai Y, Stoff S, Straton D#, Ramaswamy S, Ramella-Roman J
Journal of Biomedical Optics. 2016 Jul;21(7):71109. doi: 10.1117/1.JBO.21.7.071109
Publication year: 2016

Surface Modification of Ni-Ti alloys For Stent Application After Magnetoelectropolishing

Journal Publications
Gill P, Musaramthota V, Munroe N, Datye A, Dua R*, Haider W, McGoron A, Rokicki R, Ramaswamy S
Mater. Sci. Eng. C 2015, 50: 37-44 | Corrigendum in Mater. Sci. Eng. C Mater Biol Appl 2016 Jul 1; 64 : 454
Publication year: 2016

Relative Effects of Fluid Oscillations and Nutrient Transport in the In Vitro Growth of Valvular Tissues, Cardiovascular Engineering and Technology

Journal Publications
Salinas M*, Rath S*, Villegas A#, Unnikrishnan V, Ramaswamy S
Cardiovascular Engineering and Technology, 2016 Jun;7(2):170-81. doi: 10.1007/s13239-016-0258-x. Epub 2016 Feb 8.
Publication year: 2016

Integration of Stem Cell to Chondrocyte-Derived Cartilage Matrix in Healthy and Osteoarthritic States in the Presence of Hydroxyapatite Nanoparticles.

Journal Publications
Dua R*, Comella K*, Butler R, Castellanos G*, Brazille B, Claude A, Agarwal A, Liao J, Ramaswamy S
PLOS ONE, 2016 Feb 12;11(2):e0149121. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0149121
Publication year: 2016

Three dimensional Graphene foam/polymer hybrid as a high strength biocompatible scaffold.

Journal Publications
Nieto A, Dua R*, Zhang C, Boesl B, Ramaswamy S, Agarwal A
Advanced Functional Materials. 2015; Jul 25(25): 3916-3924.
Publication year: 2015

Marrow Stem Cell differentiation for Valvulogenesis via Oscillatory Flow and Nicotine Agonists: Unusual Suspects?

Journal Publications
Rath S*, Salinas M*, Bhatacharjee S, Ramaswamy S
Journal of Long Term Effects of Medical Implants 2015 25(1-2): 147-160.
Publication year: 2015

Graphene Nanoplatelet-Reinforced Silicone for the Valvular Prosthesis Application

Journal Publications
Lordeus M*, Estrada A#, Stewart D#, Dua R*, Zhang, C, Agarwal A, Ramaswamy S
Journal of Long Term Effects of Medical Implants 2015 25(1-2): 95-103.
Publication year: 2015

Differentiation and Distribution of Marrow Stem Cells in Flex-Flow Environments Demonstrate Support of the Valvular Phenotype.

Journal Publications
Rath S*, Salinas M*, Villegas A#, Ramaswamy S
PLOS ONE, 2015 Nov 4;10(11):e0141802. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0141802.
Publication year: 2015

Utility of Magneto-electropolished Ternary Nitinol Alloys for Blood-Contacting Applications

Journal Publications
Pulletikurthi C, Munroe N, Stewart D#, Haider W, Amruthaluri S, Rokicki R, Dugrot M, Ramaswamy S
Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part B - Applied Biomaterials. 2014; 2014 Jul;102(5):922-32.
Publication year: 2014

Oscillatory Shear Stress Created by Fluid Pulsatility Versus Flexed Specimen Configurations

Journal Publications
Salinas M*, Schmidt DE, Libera M#, Lange RR, Ramaswamy S
Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin. 2014 May;17(7):728-39. Erratum in: Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin. 2014, 17(8): 932.
Publication year: 2014

Computational simulations predict a key role for oscillatory fluid shear stress in de novo valvular tissue formation.

Journal Publications
Salinas, M*, Ramaswamy, S
Journal of Biomechanics, 2014 Nov 47(14): 3517–3523.
Publication year: 2014

Augmentation of engineered cartilage to bone integration using hydroxyapatite.

Journal Publications
Dua R*, Centeno J#, Ramaswamy S
J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2014, Jul 102(5):922-32.
Publication year: 2014

A novel bioreactor for mechanobiological studies of engineered heart valve tissue formation under pulmonary arterial physiological flow conditions.

Journal Publications
Ramaswamy S, Boronyak SM#, Le T, Holmes A, Sotiropoulos F, Sacks MS
J Biomech Eng. 2014 Dec;136(12):121009.
Publication year: 2014

Relative survivability of human osteoblasts is enhanced by 39 °C and ascorbic acid after exposure to photopolymerization ingredients.

Journal Publications
Dua R*, Ramaswamy S
Cytotechnology. 2013, Aug;65(4):587-96.
Publication year: 2013

Protocol for Relative Hydrodynamic Assessment of Tri-leaflet Polymer Valves.

Journal Publications
Ramaswamy S, Salinas M*, Carrol R, Landaburo K#, Ryans X#, Crespo C#, Rivero A#, Al-Mousily F, DeGroff C, Bleiweis M, Yamaguchi H
J Vis Exp. 2013 Oct 17;(80):e50335. doi: 10.3791/50335.
Publication year: 2013

Periodontal Ligament Cells Cultured under Steady Flow Environments Demonstrate Potential for Use in Heart Valve Tissue Engineering.

Journal Publications
Martinez C*, Rath S, Van Gulden S#, Pelaez D, Alfonso A*, Fernandez N, Kos L, Cheung H, and Ramaswamy S
Tissue Eng Part A. 2013 Feb;19(3-4):458-66. doi: 10.1089/ten.TEA.2012.0149.
Publication year: 2013

Monitoring Steady Flow Effects on Cell Distribution in Engineered Valve Tissues by Magnetic Resonance Imaging.

Journal Publications
Martinez C*, Henao A#, Rodriguez JE, Padgett KR, Ramaswamy S
Mol Imaging. 2013 Oct;12(7):1-13.
Publication year: 2013

Glycosaminoglycan Entrapment by Fibrin in Engineered Heart Valve Tissues.

Journal Publications
Alfonso A*, Rafiee P, Rath S*, Hernandez-Espino#, Din M#, George F, Ramaswamy S
Acta Biomater. 2013 Sep; 9(9): 8149-57.
Publication year: 2013

Applicability of the Taguchi Method to Mechanobiology-Based Experiments.

Journal Publications
Salinas M*, Ramaswamy S
Journal of Validation Technology. 2013, Sep 19(3).
Publication year: 2013

SPIO Labeling Efficiency and Subsequent MRI Tracking of Native Cell Populations Pertinent to Heart Valve Tissue Engineering Studies.

Journal Publications
Ramaswamy S, Schornack PA, Smelko AG#, Boronyak SM#, Ivanova J, Mayer JE, Sacks MS
NMR in Biomedicine, Vol. 25, 410-417, 2012.
Publication year: 2012

Graphene Nano Platelet Induced Strengthening of Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene and Biocompatibility.

Journal Publications
Lahiri D, Dua R*, Zhang C, Novoa S, Bhat A, Ramaswamy S, Agarwal A
In-Vitro, Applied Materials and Interfaces, 2012 Apr;4(4):2234-41.
Publication year: 2012

Corrosion and Biocompatibility Assessment of Magnesium Alloys

Journal Publications
Gill P, Munroe N, Dua R*, Ramaswamy S
Journal of Biomaterials and Nanobiotechnology,, (3):10-13, 2012.
Publication year: 2012

The Role of Organ Level Conditioning on the Promotion of Engineered Heart Valve Tissue Development In-Vitro Using Mesenchymal Stem Cells.

Journal Publications
Ramaswamy S, Gottlieb D, Engelmayr GC, Aikawa E, Schmidt DE, Gaitan DL, Sales VL, Mayer JE and Sacks MS
Biomaterials, Vol 31, No. 6, pp. 1114-25, 2010.
Publication year: 2010

Compatibility of superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticle labeling for ¹H MRI cell tracking with ³¹P MRS for bioenergetic measurements.

Journal Publications
Zhang Z, Hancock B, Leen S, Ramaswamy S, Sollott SJ, Boheler KR, Juhaszova M, Lakatta EG, Spencer RG, Fishbein KW
NMR in Biomedicine, Dec;23(10):1166-72. 2010.
Publication year: 2010