Dr. Ali Khademhosseini
Department of Medicine
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Harvard Medical School
Harvard University, USA



2005  Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Bioengineering

2001  M.A.Sc., Collaboration with Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering (IBBME), University of Toronto (U of T), Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry
1999 B.A.Sc., Collaborative Program in Environmental Engineering (graduated with honors), University of Toronto, Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry

Publications (Selected)

  1. Y. Du, M. Ghodousi, H. Qi, N. Haas, W. Xiao, A. Khademhosseini. “Sequential assembly of cell-laden hydrogel constructs to engineer vascular-like microchannels”  Biotechnology and Bioengineering (2011).
  2. W. Xiao, J. He, J. W. Nichol, L. Wang,  C.B. Hutson, B. Wang, Y. Du, H. Fan, A. Khademhosseini. “Synthesis and characterization of photocrosslinkable gelatin and silk fibroin interpenetrating network hydrogels” ActaBiomaterialia 7: 2384-2393 (2011).
  3. H. Tekin, G. Ozaydin-Ince, T. Tsinman, K. K. Gleason, R. Langer, A. Khademhosseini, M. C. Demirel. “Responsive microgrooves for formation of harvestable tissue constructs” Langmuir 27: 5671-5679 (2011).
  4. S. B. Kim, H. Bae, J. M. Cha, S.J. Moon, M. R. Dokmeci, D. M. Cropek, A. Khademhosseini. “A cell-based biosensor for real-time detection of cardiotoxicity using lensfree imaging” Lab on a Chip 11: 1801-1807 (2011).
  5. J. Wu, I. Wheeldon, Y. Guo, T. Lu,, Y. Du, B. Wang, J. He, Y. Hu, A. Khademhosseini. “Sandwiched microarray for bench-top cell-based high throughput screening” Biomaterials 32: 841-848 (2011).
  6. Š. Selimović*, F. Piraino*, H. Bae, M. Rasponi, A. Redaelli, A. Khademhosseini.  “Microfabricated polyester conical microwells for cell culture applications” Lab on a Chip 83:2020-2028 (2011).
  7. I. Wheeldon, A. Farhadi, A.G. Bick, E. Jabbari, A. Khademhosseini. “Nanoscale tissue engineering: Spatial control over cell-materials interactions” Nanotechnology 22:212001, 1-16 (2011).
  8. A. Seidi, M. Ramalingam, I. Elloumi-Hannachi, S. Ostrovidov, A. Khademhosseini. “Gradient biomaterials for interface tissue engineering” ActaBiomaterialia 7:1441-51 (2011).
  9. Y.-H. Jang, C.H. Kwon, S.B. Kim, Š. Selimović, W.-Y.Sim, H. Bae, A. Khademhosseini. “Deep wells integrated with microfluidic valves for stable docking and storage of cells” Biotechnology Journal 6:156-64 (2011).
  10. M.J. Hancock, J. He, J.F. Mano, A. Khademhosseini.  “Surface tension driven gradient generation in a fluid stripe for bench-top and microwell applications” Small  7:892-901 (2011).
  11. F. Yanagawa, H. Kaji Y.-H. Jang, H. Bae, D. Yanan, J. Fukuda, H. Qi, A. Khademhosseini. “Directed assembly of cell-laden microgels for building porous three-dimensional tissue constructs” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research:  Part A  97:  93–102 (2011).
  12. C. Ji, N. Annabi, A. Khademhosseini, F. Dehghani “Fabrication of Porous Chitosan Scaffolds for Soft Tissue Engineering by Using Dense Gas CO2” ActaBiomaterialia  7:1653-64 (2011).
  13. S. Soliman, S. Sant, J.W. Nichol, M. Khabiry, E. Travesa, A. Khademhosseini.  “Controlling the porosity of fibrous scaffolds by modeling packing density and fiber diameter” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research:  Part A  96:566-74. (2011).
  14. H. Bae, A. F. Ahari, H. Shin, J. W. Nichol, C. Hutson, M. Masaeli, S. Kim, H. Aubin, A. Khademhosseini. “Cell-laden microengineeredpullulan methacrylate hydrogels promote cell proliferation and 3D cluster formation” Soft Matter 7: 1903-1911 (2011).
  15. H. Tekin, M. Anaya, M. D. Brigham, C. Nauman, R. Langer, A. Khademhosseini. “Stimuli-responsive microwells for formation and retrieval of cell aggregates” Lab on a Chip 10: 2411 - 2418 (2010).
  16. N. Kachouie, Y. Du, H. Bae, M. Khabiry, A.F. Ahari, B. Zamanian, J. Fukuda, A. Khademhosseini. “Directed assembly of cell-laden hydrogels for engineering functional tissues” Organogenesis 6:234-44 (2010).
  17. C. M. Hwang, S. Sant, M. Masaeli, N. N. Kachouie, B. Zamanian, S.-H. Lee, A. Khademhosseini.  “Fabrication of three-dimensional porous cell-laden hydrogel for tissue engineering” Biofabrication 2: 035004, 1-12 (2010).
  18. C. M. Hwang, W. Y. Sim, S. H. Lee, A. M. Foudeh, H. Bae, S.-H Lee, A. Khademhosseini. “Benchtop fabrication of PDMS microstructures by unconventional photolithographic method” Biofabrication 2: 045001, 1-7 (2010).
  19. H. Qi, Y. Du, L. Wang, H. Kaji, H. Bae, A. Khademhosseini. “Patterned differentiation of individual embryoid bodies in spatially organized 3D hybrid microgels” Advanced Materials 22:  5276-5281 (2010). (Cover)
  20. G. Camci-Unal, H. Aubin, A. F. Ahari, H. Bae, J. W. Nichol, A. Khademhosseini. “Surface-modified Hyaluronic Acid Hydrogels to Capture Endothelial Progenitor Cells” Soft Matter 6: 5120-5126 (2010).
  21. I. Wheeldon, A. F. Ahari, A. Khademhosseini. “Microengineering hydrogels for stem cell bioengineering and tissue regeneration” Journal of Association for Laboratory Automation 15: 440-448 (2010).
  22. S.A. Mokashi, J. Guan, D. Wang, V. Tchantchaleishvili, M. Brigham; S. Lipsitz, L.S. Lee, J.D. Schmitto, R.M. Bolman III, L. H. Cohn, A. Khademhosseini, R. Liao, F. Y. Chen. “Preventing cardiac remodeling: The combination of cell-based therapy and cardiac support therapy preserves left ventricular function in rodent model of myocardial ischeia”. J ThoracCardiovasc Surg. 140:1374-80. (2010).

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