Publications

Panas-Perez E, Gatt CJ, Dunn MG (2012) Development of a silk and collagen fiber scaffold for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. J. Mater. Sci. Mater. Med. Epub.

Seto AU, Gatt CJ Jr., Dunn MG (2012) Sterilization of tendon allografts: a method to improve strength and stability after exposure to 50 kGy gamma radiation. Cell Tissue Bank. Epub.

Balint E, Gatt CJ Jr., Dunn MG (2012) Design and mechanical evaluation of a novel fiber-reinforced scaffold for meniscus replacement. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. A. 100(1):195-202. (PDF)

Tovar N, Bourke S, Jaffe M, Murthy NS, Kohn J, Gatt C, Dunn MG (2010) A comparison of degradable synthetic polymer fibers for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. A. 93(2):738-747. (PDF)

Seto A, Gatt CJ Jr., Dunn MG (2009) Improved tendon radioprotection by combined cross-linking and free radical scavenging. Clin. Orthop. Relat. Res. 467(11):2994-3001. (PDF)

Seto A, Gatt CJ Jr., Dunn MG (2008) Radioprotection of tendon tissue via crosslinking and free radical scavenging. Clin. Orthop. Relat. Res. 466(8):1788-1795. (PDF)

Patel JM, Brzezinski A, Raole DA, Dunn MG, Gatt CJ (2017) Interference screw versus suture endobutton fixation of a fiber-reinforced meniscus device. Am J Sports Med. (in preparation).

Patel JM, Ghodbane SA, Brzezinski A, Gatt CJ, Dunn MG (2017) Tissue-engineered meniscal replacement using a fiber-reinforced total meniscus scaffold in a two-year ovine model. Am J Sports Med. Submitted.

Patel JM, Jackson RC, Schneider GL, Ghodbane SA, Dunn MG (2017) Carbodiimide cross-linking counteracts the detrimental effects of gamma irradiation on the physical properties of collagen-hyaluronan sponges. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater. In Revision.

Patel JM, Dunn MG, Gatt CJ. “System and method for making personalized fibrocartilage implants.” International PCT Application No. WO2017095662 A1. June 8, 2017.

Brzezinski A*, Ghodbane SA*, Patel JM*, Perry BA, Gatt CJ, Dunn MG (2017) The Ovine Model for Meniscus Tissue Engineering: Considerations of Anatomy, Function, Implantation, and Evaluation. Tissue Eng Part C. Accepted.

Patel JM, Merriam AR, Kohn J, Gatt CJ, Dunn MG (2016) Negative Outcomes of Poly(l-Lactic Acid)Fiber-Reinforced Scaffolds in an Ovine Total Meniscus Replacement Model. Tissue Eng Part A. 22(17-18):1116-1125.

Patel JM, Merriam AR, Culp BM, Gatt CJ, Dunn MG (2016) One-year Outcomes of Total Meniscus Reconstruction Using a Novel Fiber-Reinforced Scaffold in an Ovine Model. Am J Sports Med. 44(4):898-907.

Book Chapters

Dunn MG (2006) Tissue engineering strategies for ACL regeneration. In Walsh WR, editor. Repair and regeneration of ligaments, tendon, and joint capsule. Humana Press. pp 279-296.

Gertzman AA, Sunwoo MH, Raushi D, Dunn M (2005) The effect of cold gamma radiation sterilization on the properties of demineralized bone matrix. In Kennedy JF, Phillips GO, Williams PA, editors. Sterilization of tissues using ionizing radiations. CRC Press. pp 151-161.

Dunn MG (1995) Biomechanics of ligament reconstruction. In Tria AJ, editor. Ligaments of the knee. Churchill Livingstone. pp 275-286.

Ekwueme EC, Patel JM, Freeman JW, Danti S. “Applications of Bioresorbable Polymers in the Skeletal Systems (Cartilages, Tendons, Bones).” Bioresorbable Polymers for Biomedical Applications: From Fundamentals to Translational Medicine. 2017, ISBN:9780081002667. pp391-422.

Other Journal Articles

Caruso AB, Dunn MG (2005) Changes in mechanical properties and cellularity during long-term culture of collagen fiber ACL reconstruction scaffolds. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. A. 74(4):388-397. (PDF)

DePaula CA, Truncale KG, Gertzman AA, Sunwoo MH, Dunn MG (2005) Effects of hydrogen peroxide cleaning procedures on bone graft osteoinductivity and mechanical properties. Cell Tissue Bank. 6(4):287-298. (PDF)

Katz JM, Roth CM, Dunn MG (2005) Factors that influence transgene expression and cell viability on DNA-PEI-seeded collagen films. Tissue. Eng. 11(9-10):1398-1406.

Bourke SL, Kohn J, Dunn MG (2004) Preliminary development of a novel resorbable synthetic polymer fiber scaffold for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Tissue. Eng. 10(1-2):43-52.

Cartmell JS, Dunn MG (2004) Development of cell-seeded patellar tendon allografts for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. 10(7-8):1065-1075.

Caruso AB, Dunn MG (2004) Functional evaluation of collagen fiber scaffolds for ACL reconstruction: cyclic loading in proteolytic enzyme solutions. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. A. 69(1):164-171. (PDF)

Ohan MP, Dunn MG (2003) Glucose stabilizes collagen sterilized with gamma irradiation. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. A. 67(4):1188-1195. (PDF)

Ohan MP, Weadock KS, Dunn MG (2002) Synergistic effects of glucose and ultraviolet irradiation on the physical properties of collagen. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. 60(3):384-391. (PDF)

Talbott SM, Cifuentes M, Dunn MG, Shapses SA (2001) Energy restriction reduces bone density and biomechanical properties in aged female rats. J. Nutr. 131(9):2382-2387. (PDF)

Cartmell JS, Dunn MG (2000) Effect of chemical treatments on tendon cellularity and mechanical properties. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. 49(1):134-140. (PDF)

Bellincampi LD, Closkey RF, Prasad R, Zawadsky JP, Dunn MG (1998) Viability of fibroblast-seeded ligament analogs after autogenous implantation. J. Orthop. Res. 16(4):414-420.

Bellincampi LD, Dunn MG (1997) Effect of crosslinking method on collagen fiber-fibroblast interactions. J. Appl. Polym. Sci. 63:1493-1498. (PDF)

Dunn MG, Bellincampi LD, Tria AJ, Zawadsky JP (1997) Preliminary development of a collagen-PLA composite for ACL reconstruction. J. Appl. Polym. Sci. 63:1423-1428. (PDF)

Weadock KS, Miller EJ, Keuffel EL, Dunn MG (1996) Effect of physical crosslinking methods on collagen-fiber durability in proteolytic solutions. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. 32(2):221-226. (PDF)

Dunn MG, Liesch JB, Tiku ML, Zawadsky JP (1995) Development of fibroblast-seeded ligament analogs for ACL reconstruction. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. 29(11):1363-1371.

Weadock KS, Miller EJ, Bellincampi LD, Zawadsky JP, Dunn MG (1995) Physical crosslinking of collagen fibers: comparison of ultraviolet irradiation and dehydrothermal treatment. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. 29(11):1373-1379.

Dunn MG, Maxian SH, Zawadsky JP (1994) Intraosseous incorporation of composite collagen prostheses designed for ligament reconstruction. J. Orthop. Res. 12(1):128-137.

Maxian SH, Zawadsky JP, Dunn MG (1994) Effect of Ca/P coating resorption and surgical fit on the bone/implant interface. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. 28(11):1311-1319.

Dunn MG, Avasarala PN, Zawadsky JP (1993) Optimization of extruded collagen fibers for ACL reconstruction. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. 27(12):1545-1552.

Maxian SH, Zawadsky JP, Dunn MG (1993) Mechanical and histological evaluation of amorphous calcium phosphate and poorly crystallized hydroxyapatite coatings on titanium implants. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. 27(6):717-728.

Maxian SH, Zawadsky JP, Dunn MG (1993) In vitro evaluation of amorphous calcium phosphate and poorly crystallized hydroxyapatite coatings on titanium implants. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. 27(1):111-117.

Dunn MG, Tria AJ, Kato YP, Bechler JR, Ochner RS, Zawadsky JP, Silver FH (1992) Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using a composite collagenous prosthesis. A biomechanical and histologic study in rabbits. Am. J. Sports. Med. 20(5):507-515.

Dunn MG, Maxian SH (1991) Hydroxyapatite-coated orthopedic implants. J. Long. Term. Eff. Med. Implants. 1(2):193-203.

Patel JM, Brzezinski A, Lu T, Tarapore R, Dunn MG, Gatt CJ. “Contact Stress Profile of a Fiber-Reinforced Total Meniscus Replacement Device”, Paper Presentation, Orthopaedic Research Society Annual Meeting. San Diego CA. March 2017.

Patel JM, Ghodbane SA, Gatt CJ, Dunn MG. “ER-14 Development of Novel Medical Devices to Restore Knee Function and Prevent Osteoarthritis”, Poster and Podium Presentation. Armed Forces Institute of Regenerative Medicine II Investigators Meeting. Bethesda MD. Jan 2017.

Schneider G, Patel JM, Dunn MG. “Platelet Rich Plasma: Isolation and Potential Application in an Ovine Model”, Poster,American Medical Association Medical Student Section Interim Meeting. Orlando FL. Nov 2016.

Brzezinski A, Patel JM, Lu T, Tarapore R, Dunn MG, Gatt CJ. “Load-Sharing Properties of a Fiber-Reinforced Meniscus Scaffold”, Poster, New Jersey Symposium on Biomaterials Science. Iselin NJ. Oct 2016.

Patel JM, Gatt CJ, Dunn MG. “Preclinical Development and Testing of a Fiber-Reinforced Total Meniscus Replacement Device”, Poster, Gordon Research Conference: Musculoskeletal Biology and Bioengineering. Andover NH. August 2016.