Publications  


  • Kathleen O’Connell, Caitlin Pierlot, Helen O’Shea, Diane Beaudry, Madeleine Chagnon, Michel Assad, Daniel Boyd. Host Responses to a Strontium Releasing High Boron Glass using a Rabbit Bilateral Femoral Defect Model. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Applied Biomaterials (2017) 105B(7): 1818-1827.

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  • Eric Wittchow, Sonja Hartwig. Still room for improvement: Preclinical and bench testing of a thin-strut cobalt-chromium bare-metal stent with passive coating. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Applied Biomaterials Part B (2017) 105B(6): 1612-1621.

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  • Waksman R, Zumstein P, Pritsch M, Wittchow E, Haude M, Lapointe-Corriveau C, Leclerc G, Joner M. Second-generation magnesium scaffold Magmaris: device design and preclinical evaluation in a porcine coronary artery model.  EuroIntervention. (2017)13(4):440-449.

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  • Joseph Khoury, Melissa Maxwell, Raymond E. Cherian, James Bachand, Art Kurz, Michael Walsh, Michel Assad, Richard Svrluga. Enhanced Bioactivity and Osseointegration of PEEK with Accelerated Neutral Atom Beam Technology. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Applied Biomaterials (2017) 105B(3): 531-543.

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  • Caitlin Pierlot, Lauren Kiri, Kathleen MacDonald, Brett Dickey, Esther Valliant, Madeleine Chagnon, Michel Assad, Mark Filiaggi, Daniel Boyd. A Pilot Evaluation of an Aluminum Free Glass Ionomer Cement using a Sub-Chronic Osseous Defect Model in New Zealand White Rabbits. Materials Letters (2016) 184: 301-304.

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  • Stacy A. Hutchens, Charlie Campion, Michel Assad, Madeleine Chagnon, Karin A. Hing. Efficacy of silicate-substituted calcium phosphate with enhanced strut porosity as a standalone bone graft substitute and autograft extender in an ovine distal femoral critical defect model. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine (2016) 27(1): 20.

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  • Michel Assad and Nicolette Jackson. Biocompatibility evaluation of orthopedic biomaterials and medical devices: A review of safety and efficacy models. Medical Device Chapter, In : Encyclopedia of Biomedical Engineering. Elsevier, 2018. In press.

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  • Sharon Kehoe, Salma Amensag, Mark Looney, Robert J. Abraham, and Daniel Boyd. « Imageable » Zinc-Silicate Glass Microspheres For Transarterial Embolization: A Renal Artery Embolization Study. Biomed. Glasses (2015) 1:70–79.

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  • Benoît Schaller, John Patrik Matthias Burkhard, Madeleine Chagnon, Stefan Beck, Thomas Imwinkelried, Michel Assad. Fracture healing and bone remodeling with human standard-sized magnesium versus polylactide-co-glycolide (PLGA) plate and screw systems using a mini-swine craniomaxillofacial osteotomy fixation model. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 2018. In press.

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  • Chi-Hung Huang, Sheng-Yang Lee, Sonida Horng, Louis-Georges Guy, Ting-Bin Yu. In vitro and in vivo degradation of microberbioresorbable coronary scaffold. J Biomed Mater Res Part B (2017).

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  • Adam Janas, Krzysztof Milewski, Piotr P. Buszman, Przemysław Nowakowski, Michał Jelonek, Bartłomiej Orlik, Agata Krauze, Stefan Samborski, Diane Beaudry, Guy LeClerc, Marek Król, Jean−Martin Lapointe, Wojciech Wojakowski, Anna Turek, Radosław S. Kiesz, Paweł E. Buszman. Safety and biocompatibility of a novel self-expanding nitinol carotid stent with hybrid cell design in a porcine model of neointimal hyperplasia. Kardiologia Polska (2015) 73(4): 240-245.

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  • Roya Zarpak, Oscar David Sanchez, Michael Joner, Louis-Georges Guy, Guy Leclerc & Renu Virmani. A Novel « Pro-healing » Approach : the COMBO™ Dual Therapy Stent from a Pathological View. Minerva Cardioangiologica (2015) 63:31-43.

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  • Lauren Klinker, Stephen Lee, John Worka, John Wright, Yinji Ma, Leon Ptaszeke, Richard C. Webbf, Cliff Liua, Nirav Shetha, Moussa Mansour, John A. Rogers, Yonggang Huang, Hang Chenb & Roozbeh Ghaffari. Balloon catheters with integrated stretchable electronics for electrical stimulation, ablation and blood flow monitoring. Extreme Mechanics Letters (2015) 3:45–54.

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  • Eric Durand, Tahmer Sharkawi, Guy Leclerc, Marine Raveleau, Michael van der Leest, Michel Vert & Antoine Lafont. Head-to-Head Comparison of a Drug-Free Early Programmed Dismantling Polylactic Acid Bioresorbable Scaffold and a Metallic Stent in the Porcine Coronary Artery. Circulation: Cardiovascular Intervention (2014) 7:70-79.

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  • Pil-Ryung Cha, Hyung-Seop Han, Gui-Fu Yang, Yu-Chan Kim, Ki-Ha Hong, Seung-Cheol Lee, Jae-Young Jung, Jae-Pyeong Ahn, Young-Yul Kim, Sung-Youn Cho, Ji Young Byun, Kang-Sik Lee, Seok-Jo Yang, Hyun-Kwang Seok, Biodegradability engineering of biodegradable Mg alloys: Tailoring the electrochemical properties and microstructure of constituent phases. Scientific Reports (2013) 3:srep02367.

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  • Eric Wittchow, Nina Adden, Johannes Riedmüller, Claudine Savard, Marlen Braune. Bioresorbable drug-eluting magnesium-alloy scaffold: design and feasibility in a porcine coronary model. EuroIntervention (2013) 8(12) 1441-1450.

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  • Sung Youn Cho, Soo-Won Chae, Kui Won Choi, Hyun Kwang Seok, Yu Chan Kim, Jae Young Jung , Seok-Jo Yang, Gyeong Je Kwon, Jong Tack Kim, Michel Assad. Biocompatibility and strength retention of biodegradable Mg-Ca-Zn alloy bone implants. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research, Part B (2013) 101(2): 201–212.

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