Publications  


  • 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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  • Eric Wittchow, Sonja Hartwig. Still room for improvement: Preclinical and bench testing of a thin-strut cobalt-chromium bare-metal stent with passive coating. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater (In Press, 2016).

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  • Kathleen O’Connell, Caitlin Pierlot, Helen O’Shea, Diane Beaudry, Madeleine Chagnon, Michel Assad and Daniel Boyd. Host Responses to a Strontium Releasing High Boron Glass using a Rabbit Bilateral Femoral Defect Model. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater (In Press, 2016).

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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 (In Press, 2016).

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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. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater (In Press, 2016).

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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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  • Michael Joner, Peter W. Radke, Robert A. Byrne, Sonja Hartwig , Kristin Steigerwald, Guy Leclerc, Eric Wittchow. Preclinical evaluation of a novel drug-eluting balloon in an animal model of in-stent stenosis. Journal of Biomaterial Applications (2013) 27(6): 717-726.

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  • Krzysztof Milewski, Bogdan Gorycki, Piotr P. Buszman, Michał Jelonek, Diane Beaudry, Jean−Martin Lapointe, Louis−Georges Guy, Motaz Abusamra, Jacek Pająk, Wojciech Kinasz, Wojciech Wojakowski, Guy Leclerc, Robert J. Gil, Paweł E. Buszman. em> Vascular response and mechanical integrity of the new biodegradable polymer coated sirolimus-eluting PROLIM stent implanted in porcine coronary arteries. Kardiologia Polska (2012) 70(7): 703-711.

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  • Sung Youn Cho, Soo-Won Chae, Kui Won Choi, Hyun Kwang Seok, Hyung Seop Han, Seok-Jo Yang , Young Yul Kim, Jong Tack Kim, Jae Young Jung, Michel Assad. Load-bearing capacity and biological allowable limit of biodegradable metal based on degradation rate in vivo. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research, Part B (2012) 100(6): 1535–1544.

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  • Alexander Sheehy, Steve Hsu, Julie Tai, Don Steinfeld, Amelie Bouchard, Pablo Lema, Claudine Savard, Igor Polyakov, Louis-Georges Guy. Comparative Effects of Paclitaxel and Everolimus Eluting Stents on Coronary Arterial Response in a Porcine Model of Diabetes, Cardiovascular Diabetology (2012) 11: 75.

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  • Michael Joner, Robert A. Byrne, Jean-Martin Lapointe, Peter W. Radke, Gerd Bayer, Kristin Steigerwald; Eric Wittchow. Comparative assessment of drug-eluting balloons in an advanced porcine model of coronary restenosis. Thrombosis and Haemostasis (2011) 105: 864-872.

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  • Peter W. Radke, Michael Joner, Alexander Joost, Robert A. Byrne, Sonja Hartwig, Gerd Bayer, Kristin Steigerwald, Eric Wittchow. Vascular effects of paclitaxel following drug-eluting balloon angioplasty in a porcine coronary model: the importance of excipients. EuroIntervention (2011) 7(6) 730-737.

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