Geoffrey Gurtner

Plastic and reconstructive surgeon, Cosmetic plastic surgeon, Plastic surgeon

Johnson & Johnson Professor of Surgery and Professor, by courtesy, of Materials Science and Engineering

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Clinic

  • 1000 Welch Road
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-723-7001
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Breast Cancer Program

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-6004
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Women's Cancer Center

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
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Advanced Wound Care Center

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-721-8800
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Professional Education

Fellowship: MD Anderson Cancer Center (2000) TX

Residency: New York University Med Ctr (1999) NY

Medical Education: Univ of California San Francisco (1989) CA

Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital (1997) MA

Board Certification: Plastic Surgery, American Board of Plastic Surgery (2001)

MD, UCSF, Medicine (1989)

Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

Diabetes irreversibly depletes bone marrow-derived mesenchymal progenitor cell subpopulations.
Januszyk, M., Sorkin, M., Glotzbach, J. P., Vial, I. N., Maan, Z. N., & Gurtner, G. C. (2014). Diabetes irreversibly depletes bone marrow-derived mesenchymal progenitor cell subpopulations. Diabetes, 63(9), 3047-3056.

Tracking the Elusive Fibrocyte: Identification and Characterization of Collagen-Producing Hematopoietic Lineage Cells During Murine Wound Healing
Suga, H., Rennert, R. C., Rodrigues, M., Sorkin, M., Glotzbach, J. P., & Gurtner, G. C. (2014). Tracking the Elusive Fibrocyte: Identification and Characterization of Collagen-Producing Hematopoietic Lineage Cells During Murine Wound Healing. STEM CELLS, 32(5), 1347-1360.

Enhancement of mesenchymal stem cell angiogenic capacity and stemness by a biomimetic hydrogel scaffold
Rustad, K. C., Wong, V. W., Sorkin, M., Glotzbach, J. P., Major, M. R., & Gurtner, G. C. (2012). Enhancement of mesenchymal stem cell angiogenic capacity and stemness by a biomimetic hydrogel scaffold. BIOMATERIALS, 33(1), 80-90.

Focal adhesion kinase links mechanical force to skin fibrosis via inflammatory signaling
Wong, V. W., Rustad, K. C., Akaishi, S., Sorkin, M., Glotzbach, J. P., & Gurtner, G. C. (2012). Focal adhesion kinase links mechanical force to skin fibrosis via inflammatory signaling. NATURE MEDICINE, 18(1), 148-152.

Vascular anastomosis using controlled phase transitions in poloxamer gels
Chang, E. I., Galvez, M. G., Glotzbach, J. P., Hamou, C. D., El-Ftesi, S., & Gurtner, G. C. (2011). Vascular anastomosis using controlled phase transitions in poloxamer gels. NATURE MEDICINE, 17(9), 1147-U160.

Improving Cutaneous Scar Formation by Controlling the Mechanical Environment Large Animal and Phase I Studies
Gurtner, G. C., Dauskardt, R. H., Wong, V. W., Bhatt, K. A., Wu, K., & Longaker, M. T. (2011). Improving Cutaneous Scar Formation by Controlling the Mechanical Environment Large Animal and Phase I Studies. ANNALS OF SURGERY, 254(2), 217-225.

An Information Theoretic, Microfluidic-Based Single Cell Analysis Permits Identification of Subpopulations among Putatively Homogeneous Stem Cells
Glotzbach, J. P., Januszyk, M., Vial, I. N., Wong, V. W., Gelbard, A., & Gurtner, G. C. (2011). An Information Theoretic, Microfluidic-Based Single Cell Analysis Permits Identification of Subpopulations among Putatively Homogeneous Stem Cells. PLOS ONE, 6(6).

The molecular basis for impaired hypoxia-induced VEGF expression in diabetic tissues
Thangarajah, H., Yao, D., Chang, E. I., Shi, Y., Jazayeri, L., & Gurtner, G. C. (2009). The molecular basis for impaired hypoxia-induced VEGF expression in diabetic tissues. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 106(32), 13505-13510.

Wound repair and regeneration
Gurtner, G. C., Werner, S., Barrandon, Y., & Longaker, M. T. (2008). Wound repair and regeneration. NATURE, 453(7193), 314-321.

Decreasing intracellular superoxide corrects defective ischemia-induced new vessel formation in diabetic mice
Ceradini, D. J., Yao, D., Grogan, R. H., Callaghan, M. J., Edelstein, D., & Gurtner, G. C. (2008). Decreasing intracellular superoxide corrects defective ischemia-induced new vessel formation in diabetic mice. JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY, 283(16), 10930-10938.

Paracrine Mechanism of Angiogenesis in Adipose-Derived Stem Cell Transplantation
Suga, H., Glotzbach, J. P., Sorkin, M., Longaker, M. T., & Gurtner, G. C. (2014). Paracrine Mechanism of Angiogenesis in Adipose-Derived Stem Cell Transplantation. ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY, 72(2), 234-241.

Molecular analysis and differentiation capacity of adipose-derived stem cells from lymphedema tissue.
Levi, B., Glotzbach, J. P., Sorkin, M., Hyun, J., Januszyk, M., & Gurtner, G. C. (2013). Molecular analysis and differentiation capacity of adipose-derived stem cells from lymphedema tissue. Plastic and reconstructive surgery, 132(3), 580-589.

Enabling stem cell therapies for tissue repair: Current and future challenges
Wong, V. W., Sorkin, M., & Gurtner, G. C. (2013). Enabling stem cell therapies for tissue repair: Current and future challenges. BIOTECHNOLOGY ADVANCES, 31(5), 744-751.

Molecular Analysis and Differentiation Capacity of Adipose-Derived Stem Cells from Lymphedema Tissue
Levi, B., Glotzbach, J. P., Sorkin, M., Hyun, J., Januszyk, M., & Gurtner, G. C. (2013). Molecular Analysis and Differentiation Capacity of Adipose-Derived Stem Cells from Lymphedema Tissue. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 132(3), 580-589.

Wound healing: a paradigm for regeneration.
Wong, V. W., Gurtner, G. C., & Longaker, M. T. (2013). Wound healing: a paradigm for regeneration. Mayo Clinic proceedings. Mayo Clinic, 88(9), 1022-1031.

A Novel Mouse Model for Frostbite Injury
Auerbach, L. J., Galvez, M. G., De Clerck, B. K., Glotzbach, J., Wehner, M. R., & Auerbach, P. S. (2013). A Novel Mouse Model for Frostbite Injury. WILDERNESS & ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE, 24(2), 94-104.

Evidence That Mast Cells Are Not Required for Healing of Splinted Cutaneous Excisional Wounds in Mice
Nauta, A. C., Grova, M., Montoro, D. T., Zimmermann, A., Tsai, M., & Longaker, M. T. (2013). Evidence That Mast Cells Are Not Required for Healing of Splinted Cutaneous Excisional Wounds in Mice. PLOS ONE, 8(3).

Adipose-derived Stromal Cells Overexpressing Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Accelerate Mouse Excisional Wound Healing
Nauta, A., Seidel, C., Deveza, L., Montoro, D., Grova, M., & Yang, F. (2013). Adipose-derived Stromal Cells Overexpressing Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Accelerate Mouse Excisional Wound Healing. MOLECULAR THERAPY, 21(2), 445-455.

Murine models of human wound healing.
Chen, J. S., Longaker, M. T., & Gurtner, G. C. (2013). Murine models of human wound healing. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.), 1037, 265-274.

Cellular response to a novel fetal acellular collagen matrix: implications for tissue regeneration.
Rennert, R. C., Sorkin, M., Garg, R. K., Januszyk, M., & Gurtner, G. C. (2013). Cellular response to a novel fetal acellular collagen matrix: implications for tissue regeneration. International journal of biomaterials, 2013, 527957-?.

The role of focal adhesion complexes in fibroblast mechanotransduction during scar formation.
Rustad, K. C., Wong, V. W., & Gurtner, G. C. (2013). The role of focal adhesion complexes in fibroblast mechanotransduction during scar formation. Differentiation; research in biological diversity.

Adult stem cells in small animal wound healing models.
Nauta, A. C., Gurtner, G. C., & Longaker, M. T. (2013). Adult stem cells in small animal wound healing models. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.), 1037, 81-98.

In vivo directed differentiation of pluripotent stem cells for skeletal regeneration
Levi, B., Hyun, J. S., Montoro, D. T., Lo, D. D., Chan, C. Kf., & Longaker, M. T. (2012). In vivo directed differentiation of pluripotent stem cells for skeletal regeneration. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 109(50), 20379-20384.

Soft tissue mechanotransduction in wound healing and fibrosis
Wong, V. W., Longaker, M. T., & Gurtner, G. C. (2012). Soft tissue mechanotransduction in wound healing and fibrosis. SEMINARS IN CELL & DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY, 23(9), 981-986.

Introduction: Wound repair
Longaker, M. T. (2012). Introduction: Wound repair. SEMINARS IN CELL & DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY, 23(9), 945-945.

Stem cell recruitment after injury: lessons for regenerative medicine
Rennert, R. C., Sorkin, M., Garg, R. K., & Gurtner, G. C. (2012). Stem cell recruitment after injury: lessons for regenerative medicine. REGENERATIVE MEDICINE, 7(6), 833-850.

Regenerative Surgery: Tissue Engineering in General Surgical Practice
Wong, V. W., Wan, D. C., Gurtner, G. C., & Longaker, M. T. (2012). Regenerative Surgery: Tissue Engineering in General Surgical Practice. WORLD JOURNAL OF SURGERY, 36(10), 2288-2299.

Tissue engineering for the management of chronic wounds: current concepts and future perspectives
Wong, V. W., & Gurtner, G. C. (2012). Tissue engineering for the management of chronic wounds: current concepts and future perspectives. EXPERIMENTAL DERMATOLOGY, 21(10), 729-734.

Microsurgery Education in Residency Training Validating an Online Curriculum
Satterwhite, T., Son, J., Carey, J., Zeidler, K., Bari, S., & Lee, G. K. (2012). Microsurgery Education in Residency Training Validating an Online Curriculum. ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY, 68(4), 410-414.

Delivery Strategies for Stem Cell-Based Therapy
Glotzbach, J. P., Wong, V. W., Levi, B., Longaker, M. T., & Gurtner, G. C. (2012). Delivery Strategies for Stem Cell-Based Therapy. JOURNAL OF HEALTHCARE ENGINEERING, 3(1), 1-20.

Stem cell niches for skin regeneration.
Wong, V. W., Levi, B., Rajadas, J., Longaker, M. T., & Gurtner, G. C. (2012). Stem cell niches for skin regeneration. International journal of biomaterials, 2012, 926059-?.

Stem Cells: Update and Impact on Craniofacial Surgery
Levi, B., Glotzbach, J. P., Wong, V. W., Nelson, E. R., Hyun, J., & Longaker, M. T. (2012). Stem Cells: Update and Impact on Craniofacial Surgery. JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY, 23(1), 319-322.

Therapeutic potential of bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells for cutaneous wound healing.
Chen, J. S., Wong, V. W., & Gurtner, G. C. (2012). Therapeutic potential of bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells for cutaneous wound healing. Frontiers in immunology, 3, 192-?.

Enhancement of Human Adipose-Derived Stromal Cell Angiogenesis through Knockdown of a BMP-2 Inhibitor
Levi, B., Nelson, E. R., Hyun, J. S., Glotzbach, J. P., Li, S., & Longaker, M. T. (2012). Enhancement of Human Adipose-Derived Stromal Cell Angiogenesis through Knockdown of a BMP-2 Inhibitor. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 129(1), 53-66.

Nonintegrating Knockdown and Customized Scaffold Design Enhances Human Adipose-Derived Stem Cells in Skeletal Repair
Levi, B., Hyun, J. S., Nelson, E. R., Li, S., Montoro, D. T., & Longaker, M. T. (2011). Nonintegrating Knockdown and Customized Scaffold Design Enhances Human Adipose-Derived Stem Cells in Skeletal Repair. STEM CELLS, 29(12), 2018-2029.

Mechanical force prolongs acute inflammation via T-cell-dependent pathways during scar formation
Wong, V. W., Paterno, J., Sorkin, M., Glotzbach, J. P., Levi, K., & Gurtner, G. C. (2011). Mechanical force prolongs acute inflammation via T-cell-dependent pathways during scar formation. FASEB JOURNAL, 25(12), 4498-4510.

Antimycotic Ciclopirox Olamine in the Diabetic Environment Promotes Angiogenesis and Enhances Wound Healing
Ko, S. H., Nauta, A., Morrison, S. D., Zhou, H., Zimmermann, A., & Longaker, M. T. (2011). Antimycotic Ciclopirox Olamine in the Diabetic Environment Promotes Angiogenesis and Enhances Wound Healing. PLOS ONE, 6(11).

CD105 Protein Depletion Enhances Human Adipose-derived Stromal Cell Osteogenesis through Reduction of Transforming Growth Factor beta 1 (TGF-beta 1) Signaling
Levi, B., Wan, D. C., Glotzbach, J. P., Hyun, J., Januszyk, M., & Longaker, M. T. (2011). CD105 Protein Depletion Enhances Human Adipose-derived Stromal Cell Osteogenesis through Reduction of Transforming Growth Factor beta 1 (TGF-beta 1) Signaling. JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY, 286(45), 39497-39509.

Pullulan Hydrogels Improve Mesenchymal Stem Cell Delivery into High-Oxidative-Stress Wounds
Wong, V. W., Rustad, K. C., Glotzbach, J. P., Sorkin, M., Inayathullah, M., & Gurtner, G. C. (2011). Pullulan Hydrogels Improve Mesenchymal Stem Cell Delivery into High-Oxidative-Stress Wounds. MACROMOLECULAR BIOSCIENCE, 11(11), 1458-1466.

Pushing Back: Wound Mechanotransduction in Repair and Regeneration
Wong, V. W., Akaishi, S., Longaker, M. T., & Gurtner, G. C. (2011). Pushing Back: Wound Mechanotransduction in Repair and Regeneration. JOURNAL OF INVESTIGATIVE DERMATOLOGY, 131(11), 2186-2196.

Wound healing and regenerative strategies
Nauta, A., Gurtner, G. C., & Longaker, M. T. (2011). Wound healing and regenerative strategies. ORAL DISEASES, 17(6), 541-549.

Comparative Healing of Human Cutaneous Surgical Incisions Created by the PEAK PlasmaBlade, Conventional Electrosurgery, and a Standard Scalpel
Ruidiaz, M. E., Messmer, D., Atmodjo, D. Y., Vose, J. G., Huang, E. J., & Gurtner, G. C. (2011). Comparative Healing of Human Cutaneous Surgical Incisions Created by the PEAK PlasmaBlade, Conventional Electrosurgery, and a Standard Scalpel. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 128(1), 104-111.

Regenerative Medicine
Glotzbach, J. P., Wong, V. W., Gurtner, G. C., & Longaker, M. T. (2011). Regenerative Medicine. CURRENT PROBLEMS IN SURGERY, 48(3), 148-212.

In brief: Regenerative medicine.
Glotzbach, J. P., Wong, V. W., Gurtner, G. C., & Longaker, M. T. (2011). In brief: Regenerative medicine. Current problems in surgery, 48(3), 142-146.

Engineered Pullulan-Collagen Composite Dermal Hydrogels Improve Early Cutaneous Wound Healing
Wong, V. W., Rustad, K. C., Galvez, M. G., Neofyotou, E., Glotzbach, J. P., & Gurtner, G. C. (2011). Engineered Pullulan-Collagen Composite Dermal Hydrogels Improve Early Cutaneous Wound Healing. TISSUE ENGINEERING PART A, 17(5-6), 631-644.

Surgical Approaches to Create Murine Models of Human Wound Healing
Wong, Vw., Sorkin, M., Glotzbach, J. P., Longaker, M. T., & Gurtner, G. C. (2011). Surgical Approaches to Create Murine Models of Human Wound Healing. JOURNAL OF BIOMEDICINE AND BIOTECHNOLOGY.

The Role of Stem Cells in Cutaneous Wound Healing: What Do We Really Know?
Ko, S. H., Nauta, A., Wong, V., Glotzbach, J., Gurtner, G. C., & Longaker, M. T. (2011). The Role of Stem Cells in Cutaneous Wound Healing: What Do We Really Know?. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 127(1), 10S-20S.

Akt-mediated mechanotransduction in murine fibroblasts during hypertrophic scar formation
Paterno, J., Vial, I. N., Wong, V. W., Rustad, K. C., Sorkin, M., & Gurtner, G. C. (2011). Akt-mediated mechanotransduction in murine fibroblasts during hypertrophic scar formation. WOUND REPAIR AND REGENERATION, 19(1), 49-58.

Statistics in Medicine
Januszyk, M., & Gurtner, G. C. (2011). Statistics in Medicine. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 127(1), 437-444.

Diathermy or Surgical Scalpel for Abdominal Skin Incisions What Is the Impact On Clinical Practice?
Longaker, M. T., & Gurtner, G. C. (2011). Diathermy or Surgical Scalpel for Abdominal Skin Incisions What Is the Impact On Clinical Practice?. ANNALS OF SURGERY, 253(1), 14-15.

Quantifying migration and polarization of murine mesenchymal stem cells on different bone substitutes by confocal laser scanning microscopy
Roldan, J. C., Chang, E., Kelantan, M., Jazayeri, L., Deisinger, U., & Gurtner, G. C. (2010). Quantifying migration and polarization of murine mesenchymal stem cells on different bone substitutes by confocal laser scanning microscopy. JOURNAL OF CRANIO-MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, 38(8), 580-588.

The Basic Science of Vascular Biology: Implications for the Practicing Surgeon
Glotzbach, J. P., Levi, B., Wong, V. W., Longaker, M. T., & Gurtner, G. C. (2010). The Basic Science of Vascular Biology: Implications for the Practicing Surgeon. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 126(5), 1527-1537.

The basic science of vascular biology: implications for the practicing surgeon.
Glotzbach, J. P., Levi, B., Wong, V. W., Longaker, M. T., & Gurtner, G. C. (2010). The basic science of vascular biology: implications for the practicing surgeon. Plastic and reconstructive surgery, 126(5), 1528-1538.

Effectiveness of the Asteame Nipple Guard (TM) in maintaining projection following nipple reconstruction: A prospective randomised controlled trial
Rosing, J. H., Momeni, A., Kamperman, K., Kahn, D., Gurtner, G., & Lee, G. K. (2010). Effectiveness of the Asteame Nipple Guard (TM) in maintaining projection following nipple reconstruction: A prospective randomised controlled trial. JOURNAL OF PLASTIC RECONSTRUCTIVE AND AESTHETIC SURGERY, 63(10), 1592-1596.

Stem Cells
Behr, B., Ko, S. H., Wong, V. W., Gurtner, G. C., & Longaker, M. T. (2010). Stem Cells. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 126(4), 1163-1171.

Tissue Engineering in Plastic Surgery: A Review
Wong, V. W., Rustad, K. C., Longaker, M. T., & Gurtner, G. C. (2010). Tissue Engineering in Plastic Surgery: A Review. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 126(3), 858-868.

Bone formation and degradation of a highly porous biphasic calcium phosphate ceramic in presence of BMP-7, VEGF and mesenchymal stem cells in an ectopic mouse model
Roldan, J. C., Detsch, R., Schaefer, S., Chang, E., Kelantan, M., & Deisinger, U. (2010). Bone formation and degradation of a highly porous biphasic calcium phosphate ceramic in presence of BMP-7, VEGF and mesenchymal stem cells in an ectopic mouse model. JOURNAL OF CRANIO-MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, 38(6), 423-430.

Strategies for organ level tissue engineering
Rustad, K. C., Sorkin, M., Levi, B., Longaker, M. T., & Gurtner, G. C. (2010). Strategies for organ level tissue engineering. ORGANOGENESIS, 6(3), 151-157.

The Plastic Surgery Research Council - Welcome from the Chairman
Gurtner, G. C. (2010). The Plastic Surgery Research Council - Welcome from the Chairman. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 125, 4-4.

The SNaP System: Biomechanical and Animal Model Testing of a Novel Ultraportable Negative-Pressure Wound Therapy System
Fong, K. D., Hu, D., Eichstadt, S., Gupta, D. M., Pinto, M., & Lorenz, H. P. (2010). The SNaP System: Biomechanical and Animal Model Testing of a Novel Ultraportable Negative-Pressure Wound Therapy System. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 125(5), 1362-1371.

Intraoperative Perfusion Mapping with Laser-Assisted Indocyanine Green Imaging Can Predict and Prevent Complications in Immediate Breast Reconstruction
Komorowska-Timek, E., & Gurtner, G. C. (2010). Intraoperative Perfusion Mapping with Laser-Assisted Indocyanine Green Imaging Can Predict and Prevent Complications in Immediate Breast Reconstruction. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 125(4), 1065-1073.

Discussion: Construction and Clinical Application of a Human Tissue-Engineered Epidermal Membrane
Wong, V. W., & Gurtner, G. C. (2010). Discussion: Construction and Clinical Application of a Human Tissue-Engineered Epidermal Membrane. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 125(3), 910-912.

HIF-1 alpha dysfunction in diabetes
Thangarajah, H., Vial, I. N., Grogan, R. H., Yao, D., Shi, Y., & Gurtner, G. C. (2010). HIF-1 alpha dysfunction in diabetes. CELL CYCLE, 9(1), 75-79.

Meta Analysis of the Effectiveness of Surgical Scalpel or Diathermy in Making Abdominal Skin Incisions.
Longaker, M. T., & Gurtner, G. C. (2010). Meta Analysis of the Effectiveness of Surgical Scalpel or Diathermy in Making Abdominal Skin Incisions. Annals of surgery.

SUPERCHARGED REVERSE PEDICLE ANTEROLATERAL THIGH FLAP IN RECONSTRUCTION OF A MASSIVE DEFECT: A CASE REPORT
Komorowska-Timek, E., Gurtner, G., & Lee, G. K. (2010). SUPERCHARGED REVERSE PEDICLE ANTEROLATERAL THIGH FLAP IN RECONSTRUCTION OF A MASSIVE DEFECT: A CASE REPORT. MICROSURGERY, 30(5), 397-400.

Imaging the Unfolded Protein Response in Primary Tumors Reveals Microenvironments with Metabolic Variations that Predict Tumor Growth
Spiotto, M. T., Banh, A., Papandreou, I., Cao, H., Galvez, M. G., & Koong, A. C. (2010). Imaging the Unfolded Protein Response in Primary Tumors Reveals Microenvironments with Metabolic Variations that Predict Tumor Growth. CANCER RESEARCH, 70(1), 78-88.

Comparative Healing of Surgical Incisions Created by the PEAK PlasmaBlade, Conventional Electrosurgery, and a Scalpel
Loh, S. A., Carlson, G. A., Chang, E. I., Huang, E., Palanker, D., & Gurtner, G. C. (2009). Comparative Healing of Surgical Incisions Created by the PEAK PlasmaBlade, Conventional Electrosurgery, and a Scalpel. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 124(6), 1849-1859.

Human skin wounds: A major and snowballing threat to public health and the economy
Sen, C. K., Gordillo, G. M., Roy, S., Kirsner, R., Lambert, L., & Longaker, M. T. (2009). Human skin wounds: A major and snowballing threat to public health and the economy. WOUND REPAIR AND REGENERATION, 17(6), 763-771.

From Bedside to Bench and Back Again: Technology Innovation in Plastic Surgery
Gurtner, G. C., Rohrich, R. J., & Longaker, M. T. (2009). From Bedside to Bench and Back Again: Technology Innovation in Plastic Surgery. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 124(4), 1355-1356.

The mechanisms of action of vacuum assisted closure: More to learn
Orgill, D. P., Manders, E. K., Sumpio, B. E., Lee, R. C., Attinger, C. E., & Ehrlich, H. P. (2009). The mechanisms of action of vacuum assisted closure: More to learn. SURGERY, 146(1), 40-51.

Treating Chronic Wound Infections with Genetically Modified Free Flaps
Ghali, S., Bhatt, K. A., Dempsey, M. P., Jones, D. M., Singh, S., & Gurtner, G. C. (2009). Treating Chronic Wound Infections with Genetically Modified Free Flaps. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 123(4), 1157-1168.

Osteoblasts Stimulated With Pulsed Electromagnetic Fields Increase HUVEC Proliferation Via a VEGF-A Independent Mechanism
Hopper, R. A., VerHalen, J. P., Tepper, O., Mehrara, B. J., Detch, R., & Gurtner, G. C. (2009). Osteoblasts Stimulated With Pulsed Electromagnetic Fields Increase HUVEC Proliferation Via a VEGF-A Independent Mechanism. BIOELECTROMAGNETICS, 30(3), 189-197.

Tissue engineering using autologous microcirculatory beds as vascularized bioscaffolds
Chang, E. I., Bonillas, R. G., El-Ftesi, S., Chang, E. I., Ceradini, D. J., & Gurtner, G. C. (2009). Tissue engineering using autologous microcirculatory beds as vascularized bioscaffolds. FASEB JOURNAL, 23(3), 906-915.

SDF-1 alpha Expression during Wound Healing in the Aged Is HIF Dependent
Loh, S. A., Chang, E. I., Galvez, M. G., Thangarajah, H., El-Ftesi, S., & Gurtner, G. C. (2009). SDF-1 alpha Expression during Wound Healing in the Aged Is HIF Dependent. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 123(2), 65S-75S.

Aging and Diabetes Impair the Neovascular Potential of Adipose-Derived Stromal Cells
El-Ftesi, S., Chang, E. I., Longaker, M. T., & Gurtner, G. C. (2009). Aging and Diabetes Impair the Neovascular Potential of Adipose-Derived Stromal Cells. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 123(2), 475-485.

Intracranial Microvascular Free Flaps
Levine, S., Garfein, E. S., Weiner, H., Yaremchuk, M. J., Saadeh, P. B., & Warren, S. M. (2009). Intracranial Microvascular Free Flaps. JOURNAL OF RECONSTRUCTIVE MICROSURGERY, 25(2), 89-95.

Mesenchymal Stem Cells Can Participate in Ischemic Neovascularization
Hamou, C., Callaghan, M. J., Thangarajah, H., Chang, E., Chang, E. I., & Gurtner, G. C. (2009). Mesenchymal Stem Cells Can Participate in Ischemic Neovascularization. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 123(2), 45S-55S.

Taz is a transcriptional modulator of human adipose-derived stromal cell differentiation towards the osteogenic lineage
Gupta, D. M., Panetta, N. J., Vial, I. N., Lee, J. K., Wan, D. C., & Longaker, M. T. (2009). Taz is a transcriptional modulator of human adipose-derived stromal cell differentiation towards the osteogenic lineage. CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY 13: PROCEEDINGS OF THE THIRTEEN CONGRESS OF THE INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY AND PARIS DISTRACTION SYMPOSIUM, 87-89.

A Recommended Protocol for the Immediate Postoperative Care of Lower Extremity Free-Flap Reconstructions
Rohde, C., Howell, B. W., Buncke, G. M., Gurtner, G. C., Levin, L. S., & Levine, J. P. (2009). A Recommended Protocol for the Immediate Postoperative Care of Lower Extremity Free-Flap Reconstructions. JOURNAL OF RECONSTRUCTIVE MICROSURGERY, 25(1), 15-19.

IFATS Collection: Adipose Stromal Cells Adopt a Proangiogenic Phenotype Under the Influence of Hypoxia
Thangarajah, H., Vial, I. N., Chang, E., El-Ftesi, S., Januszyk, M., & Gurtner, G. C. (2009). IFATS Collection: Adipose Stromal Cells Adopt a Proangiogenic Phenotype Under the Influence of Hypoxia. STEM CELLS, 27(1), 266-274.

Topical Lineage-Negative Progenitor-Cell Therapy for Diabetic Wounds (Invited Discussion)
Gurtner, G. C., & Longaker, M. T. (2009). Topical Lineage-Negative Progenitor-Cell Therapy for Diabetic Wounds (Invited Discussion). PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 123(1), 421-423.

Hedgehog signaling is essential for normal wound healing
Le, H., Kleinerman, R., Lerman, O. Z., Brown, D., Galiano, R., & Saadeh, P. B. (2008). Hedgehog signaling is essential for normal wound healing. WOUND REPAIR AND REGENERATION, 16(6), 768-773.

Bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the jaw: Successful treatment at 2-year follow-up
Aarabi, S., Draper, L., Grayson, B., & Gurtner, G. C. (2008). Bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the jaw: Successful treatment at 2-year follow-up. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 122(2), 57E-59E.

"Priming" endothelial progenitor cells a new strategy to improve cell based therapeutics
Gurtner, G. C., & Chang, E. (2008). "Priming" endothelial progenitor cells a new strategy to improve cell based therapeutics. ARTERIOSCLEROSIS THROMBOSIS AND VASCULAR BIOLOGY, 28(6), 1034-1035.

Using genetically modified microvascular free flaps to deliver local cancer immunotherapy with minimal systemic toxicity
Dempsey, M. P., Hamou, C., Michaels, J., Ghali, S., Jazayeri, L., & Gurtner, G. C. (2008). Using genetically modified microvascular free flaps to deliver local cancer immunotherapy with minimal systemic toxicity. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 121(5), 1541-1553.

Diabetes increases p53-mediated apoptosis following ischemia
Jazayeri, L., Callaghan, M. J., Grogan, R. H., Hamou, C. D., Thanik, V., & Gurtner, G. C. (2008). Diabetes increases p53-mediated apoptosis following ischemia. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 121(4), 1135-1143.

Plastic surgical delivery systems for targeted gene therapy
Ghali, S., Dempsey, M. P., Jones, D. M., Grogan, R. H., Butler, P. E., & Gurtner, G. C. (2008). Plastic surgical delivery systems for targeted gene therapy. ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY, 60(3), 323-332.

Pulsed electromagnetic fields accelerate normal and diabetic wound healing by increasing endogenous FGF-2 release
Callaghan, M. J., Chang, E. I., Seiser, N., Aarabi, S., Ghali, S., & Gurtner, G. C. (2008). Pulsed electromagnetic fields accelerate normal and diabetic wound healing by increasing endogenous FGF-2 release. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 121(1), 130-141.

Age decreases endothelial progenitor cell recruitment through decreases in hypoxia-inducible factor 1 alpha stabilization during ischemia
Chang, E. I., Loh, S. A., Ceradini, D. J., Chang, E. I., Lin, S.- e, & Gurtner, G. C. (2007). Age decreases endothelial progenitor cell recruitment through decreases in hypoxia-inducible factor 1 alpha stabilization during ischemia. CIRCULATION, 116(24), 2818-2829.

Hypoxia-induced mediators of stem/progenitor cell trafficking are increased in children with hemangioma
Kleinman, M. E., Greives, M. R., Churgin, S. S., Blechman, K. M., Chang, E. I., & Gurtner, G. C. (2007). Hypoxia-induced mediators of stem/progenitor cell trafficking are increased in children with hemangioma. ARTERIOSCLEROSIS THROMBOSIS AND VASCULAR BIOLOGY, 27(12), 2664-2670.

Uniaxial mechanical strain: An in vitro correlate to distraction osteogenesis
Bhatt, K. A., Chang, E. I., Warren, S. M., Lin, S.- e, Bastidas, N., & Gurtner, G. C. (2007). Uniaxial mechanical strain: An in vitro correlate to distraction osteogenesis. JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH, 143(2), 329-336.

Mechanical load initiates hypertrophic scar formation through decreased cellular apoptosis
Aarabi, S., Bhatt, K. A., Shi, Y., Paterno, J., Chang, E. I., & Gurtner, G. C. (2007). Mechanical load initiates hypertrophic scar formation through decreased cellular apoptosis. FASEB JOURNAL, 21(12), 3250-3261.

Hypertrophic scar formation following burns and trauma: New approaches to treatment
Aarabi, S., Longaker, M. T., & Gurtner, G. C. (2007). Hypertrophic scar formation following burns and trauma: New approaches to treatment. PLOS MEDICINE, 4(9), 1464-1470.

db/db mice exhibit severe wound-healing impairments compared with other murine diabetic strains in a silicone-splinted excisional wound model
Michaels, J., Churgin, S. S., Blechman, K. M., Greives, M. R., Aarabi, S., & Gurtner, G. C. (2007). db/db mice exhibit severe wound-healing impairments compared with other murine diabetic strains in a silicone-splinted excisional wound model. WOUND REPAIR AND REGENERATION, 15(5), 665-670.

Vascular delay revisited
Ghali, S., Butler, P. Em., Tepper, O. M., & Gurtner, G. C. (2007). Vascular delay revisited. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 119(6), 1735-1744.

Cyclic mechanical strain increases production of regulators of bone healing in cultured murine osteoblasts
Singh, S. P., Chang, E. I., Gossain, A. K., Mehara, B. J., Galiano, R. D., & Saadeh, P. B. (2007). Cyclic mechanical strain increases production of regulators of bone healing in cultured murine osteoblasts. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, 204(3), 426-434.

Progress and potential for regenerative medicine
Gurtner, G. C., Callaghan, M. J., & Longaker, M. T. (2007). Progress and potential for regenerative medicine. ANNUAL REVIEW OF MEDICINE, 58, 299-312.

Diabetes impairs endothelial progenitor cell-mediated blood vessel formation in response to hypoxia
Capla, J. M., Grogan, R. H., Callaghan, M. J., Galiano, R. D., Tepper, O. M., & Gurtner, G. C. (2007). Diabetes impairs endothelial progenitor cell-mediated blood vessel formation in response to hypoxia. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 119(1), 59-70.

Hypoxia, hormones, and endothelial progenitor cells in hemangioma.
Chang, E. I., Chang, E. I., Thangarajah, H., Hamou, C., & Gurtner, G. C. (2007). Hypoxia, hormones, and endothelial progenitor cells in hemangioma. Lymphatic research and biology, 5(4), 237-243.

No evidence for maternal-fetal microchimerism in infantile hemangioma: A molecular genetic investigation
Pittman, K. M., Losken, H. W., Kleinman, M. E., Marcus, J. R., Blei, F., & Marchuk, D. A. (2006). No evidence for maternal-fetal microchimerism in infantile hemangioma: A molecular genetic investigation. JOURNAL OF INVESTIGATIVE DERMATOLOGY, 126(11), 2533-2538.

Early-gestation fetal scarless wounds have less lysyl oxidase expression - Discussion
Aarabi, S., & Gurtner, G. C. (2006). Early-gestation fetal scarless wounds have less lysyl oxidase expression - Discussion. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 118(5), 1130-1131.

Overview of the role for calreticulin in the enhancement of wound healing through multiple biological effects
Gold, L. I., Rahman, M., Blechman, K. M., Greives, M. R., Churgin, S., & Cadacio, C. L. (2006). Overview of the role for calreticulin in the enhancement of wound healing through multiple biological effects. JOURNAL OF INVESTIGATIVE DERMATOLOGY SYMPOSIUM PROCEEDINGS, 11(1), 57-65.

Biologic brachytherapy: Ex vivo transduction of microvascular beds for efficient, targeted gene therapy
Michaels, J., Levine, J. P., Hazen, A., Ceradini, D. J., Galiano, R. D., & Gurtner, G. C. (2006). Biologic brachytherapy: Ex vivo transduction of microvascular beds for efficient, targeted gene therapy. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 118(1), 54-65.

Skin graft vascularization involves precisely regulated regression and replacement of endothelial cells through both angiogenesis and vasculogenesis
Capla, J. M., Ceradini, D., Tepper, O. M., Callaghan, M. J., Bhatt, K. A., & Gurtner, G. C. (2006). Skin graft vascularization involves precisely regulated regression and replacement of endothelial cells through both angiogenesis and vasculogenesis. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 117(3), 836-844.

Hyperglycemia-induced reactive oxygen species and impaired endothelial progenitor cell function
Callaghan, M. J., Ceradini, D. J., & Gurtner, G. C. (2005). Hyperglycemia-induced reactive oxygen species and impaired endothelial progenitor cell function. ANTIOXIDANTS & REDOX SIGNALING, 7(11-12), 1476-1482.

Stem cells and distraction osteogenesis: Endothelial progenitor cells home to the ischemic generate in activation and consolidation
Cetrulo, C. L., Knox, K. R., Brown, D. J., Ashinoff, R. L., Dobryansky, M., & Gurtner, G. C. (2005). Stem cells and distraction osteogenesis: Endothelial progenitor cells home to the ischemic generate in activation and consolidation. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 116(4), 1053-1064.

Topical vascular endothelial growth factor reverses delayed wound healing secondary to angiogenesis inhibitor administration
Michaels, J., Dobryansky, M., Galiano, R. D., Bhatt, K. A., Ashinoff, R., & Gurtner, G. C. (2005). Topical vascular endothelial growth factor reverses delayed wound healing secondary to angiogenesis inhibitor administration. WOUND REPAIR AND REGENERATION, 13(5), 506-512.

Mechanical strain alters gene expression in an in vitro model of hypertrophic scarring
Derderian, C. A., Bastidas, N., Lerman, O. Z., Bhatt, K. A., Lin, S. E., & Gurtner, G. C. (2005). Mechanical strain alters gene expression in an in vitro model of hypertrophic scarring. ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY, 55(1), 69-75.

Sonographically guided percutaneous carpal tunnel release - An anatomic and cadaveric study
Rowe, N. M., Michaels, J., Soltanian, H., Dobryansky, M., Peimer, C. A., & Gurtner, G. C. (2005). Sonographically guided percutaneous carpal tunnel release - An anatomic and cadaveric study. ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY, 55(1), 52-56.

Adult vasculogenesis occurs through in situ recruitment, proliferation, and tubulization of circulating bone marrow-derived cells
Tepper, O. M., Capla, J. M., Galiano, R. D., Ceradini, D. J., Callaghan, M. J., & Gurtner, G. C. (2005). Adult vasculogenesis occurs through in situ recruitment, proliferation, and tubulization of circulating bone marrow-derived cells. BLOOD, 105(3), 1068-1077.

Homing to hypoxia: HIF-1 as a mediator of progenitor cell recruitment to injured tissue
Ceradini, D. J., & Gurtner, G. C. (2005). Homing to hypoxia: HIF-1 as a mediator of progenitor cell recruitment to injured tissue. TRENDS IN CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE, 15(2), 57-63.

Circulating endothelial progenitor cells and vascular anomalies.
Kleinman, M. E., Blei, F., & Gurtner, G. C. (2005). Circulating endothelial progenitor cells and vascular anomalies. Lymphatic research and biology, 3(4), 234-239.

Progenitor cell trafficking is regulated by hypoxic gradients through HIF-1 induction of SDF-1
Ceradini, D. J., Kulkarni, A. R., Callaghan, M. J., Tepper, O. M., Bastidas, N., & Gurtner, G. C. (2004). Progenitor cell trafficking is regulated by hypoxic gradients through HIF-1 induction of SDF-1. NATURE MEDICINE, 10(8), 858-864.

Electromagnetic fields increase in vitro and in vivo angiogenesis through endothelial release of FGF-2.
Tepper, O. M., Callaghan, M. J., Chang, E. I., Galiano, R. D., Bhatt, K. A., & Gurtner, G. C. (2004). Electromagnetic fields increase in vitro and in vivo angiogenesis through endothelial release of FGF-2. FASEB journal , 18(11), 1231-1233.

Quantitative and reproducible murine model of excisional wound healing
Galiano, R. D., Michaels, J., Dobryansky, M., Levine, J. P., & Gurtner, G. C. (2004). Quantitative and reproducible murine model of excisional wound healing. WOUND REPAIR AND REGENERATION, 12(4), 485-492.

Ex vivo transduction of microvascular free flaps for localized peptide delivery
Michaels, J., Dobryansky, M., Galiano, R. D., Ceradini, D. J., Bonillas, R., & Gurtner, G. C. (2004). Ex vivo transduction of microvascular free flaps for localized peptide delivery. ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY, 52(6), 581-584.

Electromagnetic fields increase in vitro and in vivo angiogenesis through endothelial release of FGF-2
Tepper, O. M., Callaghan, M. J., Chang, E. I., Galiano, R. D., Bhatt, K. A., & Gurtner, G. C. (2004). Electromagnetic fields increase in vitro and in vivo angiogenesis through endothelial release of FGF-2. FASEB JOURNAL, 18(9), 1231-?.

Bone morphogenic protein-2 gene therapy for mandibular distraction osteogenesis
Ashinoff, R. L., Cetrulo, C. L., Galiano, R. D., Dobryansky, M., Bhatt, K. A., & Gurtner, G. C. (2004). Bone morphogenic protein-2 gene therapy for mandibular distraction osteogenesis. ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY, 52(6), 585-591.

Topical vascular endothelial growth factor accelerates diabetic wound healing through increased angiogenesis and by mobilizing and recruiting bone marrow-derived cells
Galiano, R. D., Tepper, O. M., Pelo, C. R., Bhatt, K. A., Callaghan, M., & Gurtner, G. C. (2004). Topical vascular endothelial growth factor accelerates diabetic wound healing through increased angiogenesis and by mobilizing and recruiting bone marrow-derived cells. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PATHOLOGY, 164(6), 1935-1947.

Endostatin inhibits ischemia-induced neovascularization and increases ischemic tissue loss
Dobryansky, M., Galiano, R. D., Cetrulo, C. L., Bhatt, K. A., Michaels, J., & Gurtner, G. C. (2004). Endostatin inhibits ischemia-induced neovascularization and increases ischemic tissue loss. ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY, 52(5), 512-518.

Reconstruction of a large mandibular defect utilizing temporary zygomatic-ramal fixation and bilateral Risdon incisions
Derderian, C. A., Gurtner, G. C., & McCarthy, J. G. (2004). Reconstruction of a large mandibular defect utilizing temporary zygomatic-ramal fixation and bilateral Risdon incisions. JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY, 15(1), 16-19.

Selective recruitment of endothelial progenitor cells to ischemic tissues with increased neovascularization
Park, S., Tepper, O. M., Galiano, R. D., Capla, J. M., Baharestani, S., & Gurtner, G. C. (2004). Selective recruitment of endothelial progenitor cells to ischemic tissues with increased neovascularization. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 113(1), 284-293.

Microvascular free-tissue transfer for traumatic defects of the upper extremity: A 25-year experience
Derderian, C. A., Olivier, W. Am., Baux, G., Levine, J., & Gurtner, G. C. (2003). Microvascular free-tissue transfer for traumatic defects of the upper extremity: A 25-year experience. JOURNAL OF RECONSTRUCTIVE MICROSURGERY, 19(7), 455-461.

Reliable assessment of skin flap viability using orthogonal polarization imaging
Olivier, W. M., Hazen, A., Levine, J. P., Soltanian, H., Chung, S., & Gurtner, G. C. (2003). Reliable assessment of skin flap viability using orthogonal polarization imaging. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 112(2), 547-555.

Endothelial progenitor cells: The promise of vascular stem cells for plastic surgery
Tepper, O. M., Galiano, R. D., Kalka, C., & Gurtner, G. C. (2003). Endothelial progenitor cells: The promise of vascular stem cells for plastic surgery. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 111(2), 846-854.

Vascularized acellular dermal matrix island flaps for the repair of abdominal muscle defects
Chung, S., Hazen, A., Levine, J. P., Baux, G., Olivier, W. Am., & Gurtner, G. C. (2003). Vascularized acellular dermal matrix island flaps for the repair of abdominal muscle defects. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 111(1), 225-232.

Mesenchymal stem cell homing in distraction osteogenesis: Promise for ex vivo expansion therapy and gene-delivery vehicles
Cetrulo, C. L., Ceradini, D. J., Ashinoff, R. L., Dobryanski, M., Bhatt, K. A., & McCarthy, J. G. (2003). Mesenchymal stem cell homing in distraction osteogenesis: Promise for ex vivo expansion therapy and gene-delivery vehicles. CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY 10, 385-385.

Increased circulating AC133+ CD34+ endothelial progenitor cells in children with hemangioma.
Kleinman, M. E., Tepper, O. M., Capla, J. M., Bhatt, K. A., Ceradini, D. J., & Gurtner, G. C. (2003). Increased circulating AC133+ CD34+ endothelial progenitor cells in children with hemangioma. Lymphatic research and biology, 1(4), 301-307.

Cellular dysfunction in the diabetic fibroblast - Impairment in migration, vascular endothelial growth factor production, and response to hypoxia
Lerman, O. Z., Galiano, R. D., Armour, M., Levine, J. P., & Gurtner, G. C. (2003). Cellular dysfunction in the diabetic fibroblast - Impairment in migration, vascular endothelial growth factor production, and response to hypoxia. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PATHOLOGY, 162(1), 303-312.

Endothelial progenitor cell trafficking in distraction osteogenesis in the activation and consolidation phases
Cetrulo, C. L., Ashinoff, R. L., Ceradini, D. J., Dobryanski, M., Capla, J. M., & McCarthy, J. G. (2003). Endothelial progenitor cell trafficking in distraction osteogenesis in the activation and consolidation phases. CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY 10, 113-113.

Gene therapy with bone morphogenic protein-2 in mandibular distraction osteogaiesis
Ashinoff, R. L., Galiano, R. D., Cetrulo, C. L., Dobryansky, M., Bhatt, K. A., & McCarthy, J. G. (2003). Gene therapy with bone morphogenic protein-2 in mandibular distraction osteogaiesis. CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY 10, 115-115.

Human endothelial progenitor cells from type II diabetics exhibit impaired proliferation, adhesion, and incorporation into vascular structures.
Tepper, O. M., Galiano, R. D., Capla, J. M., Kalka, C., Gagne, P. J., & Gurtner, G. C. (2002). Human endothelial progenitor cells from type II diabetics exhibit impaired proliferation, adhesion, and incorporation into vascular structures. Circulation, 106(22), 2781-2786.

Reduction mammoplasty improves breast conservation therapy in patients with macromastia
Newman, L. A., Kuerer, H. M., McNeese, M. D., Hunt, K. K., Gurtner, G. C., & Singletary, S. E. (2001). Reduction mammoplasty improves breast conservation therapy in patients with macromastia. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY, 181(3), 215-220.

Advances in head and neck reconstruction
Gurtner, G. C., & Evans, G. Rd. (2000). Advances in head and neck reconstruction. PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY, 106(3), 672-682.

Immunotargeting of liposomes to activated vascular endothelial cells: A strategy for site-selective delivery in the cardiovascular system
Spragg, D. D., Alford, D. R., Greferath, R., Larsen, C. E., Lee, K. D., & Gimbrone, M. A. (1997). Immunotargeting of liposomes to activated vascular endothelial cells: A strategy for site-selective delivery in the cardiovascular system. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 94(16), 8795-8800.

EFFECT OF CARBON-DIOXIDE PNEUMOPERITONEUM ON BACTEREMIA AND ENDOTOXEMIA IN AN ANIMAL-MODEL OF PERITONITIS
Gurtner, G. C., Robertson, C. S., Chung, S. Cs., Ling, T. Kw., Ip, S. M., & Li, A. Kc. (1995). EFFECT OF CARBON-DIOXIDE PNEUMOPERITONEUM ON BACTEREMIA AND ENDOTOXEMIA IN AN ANIMAL-MODEL OF PERITONITIS. BRITISH JOURNAL OF SURGERY, 82(6), 844-848.

TARGETED DISRUPTION OF THE MURINE VCAM1 GENE - ESSENTIAL ROLE OF VCAM-1 IN CHORIOALLANTOIC FUSION AND PLACENTATION
Gurtner, G. C., Davis, V., Li, H. M., McCoy, M. J., Sharpe, A., & Cybulsky, M. I. (1995). TARGETED DISRUPTION OF THE MURINE VCAM1 GENE - ESSENTIAL ROLE OF VCAM-1 IN CHORIOALLANTOIC FUSION AND PLACENTATION. GENES & DEVELOPMENT, 9(1), 1-14.

2-TEAM SYNCHRONOUS ESOPHAGECTOMY
Gurtner, G. C., Robertson, C. S., Chung, S. Cs., & Li, A. Kc. (1994). 2-TEAM SYNCHRONOUS ESOPHAGECTOMY. BRITISH JOURNAL OF SURGERY, 81(11), 1620-1622.

LOW-DENSITY LIPOPROTEIN UNDERGOES OXIDATIVE MODIFICATION INVIVO
Palinski, W., Rosenfeld, M. E., YLAHERTTUALA, S., Gurtner, G. C., SOCHER, S. S., & WITZTUM, J. L. (1989). LOW-DENSITY LIPOPROTEIN UNDERGOES OXIDATIVE MODIFICATION INVIVO. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 86(4), 1372-1376.

IMPROVED STATIC LUNG PRESERVATION WITH CORTICOSTEROIDS AND HYPOTHERMIA
Hall, T. S., Borkon, M., Gurtner, G. C., Brawn, J., Hutchins, G. M., & Baumgartner, W. A. (1988). IMPROVED STATIC LUNG PRESERVATION WITH CORTICOSTEROIDS AND HYPOTHERMIA. JOURNAL OF HEART TRANSPLANTATION, 7(5), 348-352.