Melissa Kacena

  • 1687 Citations
  • 24 h-Index
19972020
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NIH Grants 2007 2018

Hematopoietic Stem Cells
Osteoblasts
Mesenchymal Stromal Cells
Stem Cell Niche
Stem Cells
Megakaryocytes
Osteoblasts
Dinoprostone
Bone and Bones
Hematopoietic Stem Cells

Publications 1997 2020

No pain, no gain? The effects of pain-promoting neuropeptides and neurotrophins on fracture healing

Sun, S., Diggins, N. H., Gunderson, Z. J., Fehrenbacher, J. C., White, F. A. & Kacena, M. A., Feb 2020, In : Bone. 131, 115109.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Fracture Healing
Nerve Growth Factors
Neuropeptides
Pain
Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide

Aging negatively impacts the ability of megakaryocytes to stimulate osteoblast proliferation and bone mass

Maupin, K. A., Himes, E. R., Plett, A. P., Chua, H. L., Singh, P., Ghosh, J., Mohamad, S. F., Abeysekera, I., Fisher, A., Sampson, C., Hong, J. M., Childress, P., Alvarez, M., Srour, E., Bruzzaniti, A., Pelus, L., Orschell, C. & Kacena, M., Oct 1 2019, In : Bone. 127, p. 452-459 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Megakaryocytes
Osteoblasts
Bone and Bones
Coculture Techniques
Transplantation

Authorship Trends Over the Past 30-Years in the Annals of Biomedical Engineering

Aguilar, I. N., Ganesh, V., Mannfeld, R., Gorden, R., Hatch, J. M., Lunsford, S., Whipple, E. C., Loder, R. & Kacena, M., Jan 1 2019, In : Annals of Biomedical Engineering.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biomedical engineering
Bioengineering

Dysfunctional stem and progenitor cells impair fracture healing with age

Wagner, D. R., Karnik, S., Gunderson, Z. J., Nielsen, J. J., Fennimore, A., Promer, H. J., Lowery, J. W., Loghmani, M. T., Low, P. S., McKinley, T. O., Kacena, M., Clauss, M. & Li, J., Jan 1 2019, In : World Journal of Stem Cells. 11, 6, p. 281-296 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Fracture Healing
Stem Cells
Mesenchymal Stromal Cells
Cell Aging
Bone and Bones
1 Citation (Scopus)

Scaffold-free bioprinting of mesenchymal stem cells using the Regenova printer: Spheroid characterization and osteogenic differentiation

Aguilar, I. N., Olivos, D. J., Brinker, A., Alvarez, M. B., Smith, L. J., Chu, T. M. G., Kacena, M. & Wagner, D. R., Sep 1 2019, In : Bioprinting. 15, e00050.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioprinting
Centrifugation
Stem cells
Mesenchymal Stromal Cells
Scaffolds