2013

Label-Free Detection of Insulin and Glucagon within Human Islets of Langerhans Using Raman Spectroscopy.
Hilderink J, Otto C, Slump C, Lenferink A, Engelse M, van Blitterswijk C, de Koning E, Karperien M, van Apeldoorn A.
PLoS One. 2013 Oct 22;8(10):e78148.

Glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonist treatment reduces beta cell mass in normoglycaemic mice.
Ellenbroek JH, Töns HA, Westerouen van Meeteren MJ, de Graaf N, Hanegraaf MA, Rabelink TJ, Carlotti F, de Koning EJ.
Diabetologia. 2013 Sep;56(9):1980-6.

Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I Enhances Proliferation and Differentiation of Human Mesenchymal Stromal Cells In Vitro.
Doorn J, Roberts SJ, Hilderink J, Groen N, van Apeldoorn A, van Blitterswijk C, Schrooten, de Boer, J.
Tissue Engineering Part A. August 2013: 1817-1828.

Microwell scaffolds for the extrahepatic transplantation of Islets of Langerhans.
Buitinga M, Truckenmüller R, Engelse MA, Moroni L, ten Hoopen HWM, van Blitterswijk CA, de Koning EJP, van Apeldoorn AA, Karperien M
PLoS One. 2013; 8(5): e64772.

Topologically heterogeneous beta cell adaptation in response to high-fat diet in mice.
Ellenbroek JH, Töns HA, de Graaf N, Loomans CJ, Engelse MA, Vrolijk H, Voshol PJ, Rabelink TJ, Carlotti F, de Koning EJ.
PLoS One. 2013;8(2):e56922.

Aberrant pregnancy adaptations in the peripheral immune response in type 1 diabetes: a rat model.
Groen B, Links TP, Lefrandt JD, van den Berg PP, de Vos P, Faas MM.
PlosOne 2013 8 (6), e65490

The efficacy of an immunoisolating membrane system for islet xenotransplantation in minipigs.
Neufeld T, Ludwig B, Barkai U, Weir GC, Colton CK, Evron Y, Balyura M, Yavriyants K, Zimermann B, Azarov D, Maimon S, Shabtay N, Rozenshtein T, Lorber D, Steffen A, Seissler J, Willenz U, Bloch K, Vardi P, Taube R, de Vos P, Lewis EC, Bornstein SR, and Rotem A.
PLoS ONE 2013 8(8): e70150.

Enhanced oxygen supply improves islet viability in a new bioartificial pancreas.
Barkai U, Weir GC, Colton CK, Ludwig B, Bornstein SR, Brendel MD, Neufeld T, Bremer C, Leon A, Evron Y, Yavriyants K, Azarov D, Zimermann B, Maimon S, Shabtay N, Balyura M, Rozenshtein T, Vardi P, Bloch K, de Vos P, and Rotem A.
Cell Transplant. 2013;22(8):1463-76.

Cytotoxicity study of novel water-soluble chitosan derivatives applied as membrane material of alginate microcapsules
Sobol M, Bartkowiak A, de Haan B, de Vos P.
J Biomed Mater Res A. 2013 Jul;101(7):1907-14.

Conversion of mature human beta-cells into glucagon-producing alpha-cells.
Spijker HS, Ravelli RB, Mommaas-Kienhuis AM, van Apeldoorn AA, Engelse MA, Zaldumbide A, Bonner-Weir S, Rabelink TJ, Hoeben RC, Clevers H, Mummery CL, Carlotti F, de Koning EJ.
Diabetes. 2013 Jul;62(7):2471-80.

Towards engineering a novel transplantation site for human pancreatic islets.
Smink AM, Faas MM, de Vos P.
Diabetes. 2013 May;62(5):1357-64.

The role of pathogen-associated molecular patterns in inflammatory responses against alginate based microcapsules.
Paredes-Juarez GA, de Haan BJ, Faas MM, and de Vos P
J Controlled release. 2013; 172, 983-992

Impaired glucose tolerance in rat islet isograft recipients after cytomegalovirus infection.
Smelt MJ, de Haan BJ, Faas MM, de Haan A, de Vos P.
Transpl Infect Dis. 2013 Feb;15(1):E44-7.

Hypothermic machine perfusion donor pancreas ("Hypotherme machineperfusie donorpancreas")
Leemkuil M, Krikke C, Leuvenink H, Ploeg RJ, Engelse MA, de Koning EJP.
OLTtimer Feb 2013, newsletter UMCG 17(1) 16-17.

Monitoring nutrient transport in tissue-engineered grafts.
Liu J, Hilderink J, Groothuis TA, Otto C, van Blitterswijk CA, de Boer J.
J Tissue Eng Regen Med. 2013 Jan 24. doi: 10.1002/term.1654. [Epub ahead of print]