This list only shows publications with contributions from BioMatInt doctoral candidates. Faculty-only publications are not included.

(Highlighted are BioMatInt doctoral candidates and faculty members) 


Garcia-Aponte, O.F., Kozma, B., Egger, D., Kasper, C., Herwig, C (2023) Kinetics of NK-92 Growth and Functionality in Pseudo-Static Cultures. Biochemical Engineering Journal. 196. 108929. doi: 10.1016/j.bej.2023.108929

Lenzi, L., Degli Esposti, M., Braccini, S., Siracusa, C., Quartinello, F., Guebitz, G. M., Puppi, D., Morselli, D., Fabbri, P. (2023) Further Step in the Transition from Conventional Plasticizers to Versatile Bioplasticizers Obtained by the Valorization of Levulinic Acid and Glycerol. ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng 11: 9455-9469. doi: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.3c01536

Millesi, F., Mero, S., Semmler, L., Rad, A., Stadlmayr, S., Borger, A., Supper, P., Haertinger, M., Ploszczanski, L., Windberger, U., Weiss, T., Naghilou, A., & Radtke, C. (2023) Systematic Comparison of Commercial Hydrogels Revealed That a Synergy of Laminin and Strain-Stiffening Promotes Directed Migration of Neural Cells. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces, 15(10), 12678-12695. doi:10.1021/acsami.2c20040

Naghilou, A., Peter, K., Millesi, F., Stadlmayr, S., Wolf, S., Rad, A., Semmler, L., Supper, P., Ploszczanski, L., Liu, J., Burghammer, M., Riekel, C., Bismarck, A., Backus, E.H.G, Lichtenegger, H., Radtke, C. (2023): Insights into the material properties of dragline spider silk affecting Schwann cell migration. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 244: 125398. doi: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2023.125398

Nikolits, I., Radwan, S., Liebner, F., Dietrich, W., Egger, D., Chariyev-Prinz, F., Kasper, C. (2023) Hydrogels from TEMPO-oxidized Nanofibrillated Cellulose Support In Vitro Cultivation of Encapsulated Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells. ACS Appl Bio Mater. 6(2):543-551. doi: 10.1021/acsabm.2c00854

Semmler, L., Naghilou, A., Millesi, F., Wolf, S., Mann, A., Stadlmayr, S., Mero, S., Ploszczanski, L., Greutter, L., Woehrer, A., Placheta-Györi, E., Vollrath, F., Weiss, T., & Radtke, C. (2023) Silk-in-Silk Nerve Guidance Conduits Enhance Regeneration in a Rat Sciatic Nerve Injury Model. Advanced healthcare materials, 12(11). doi:10.1002/adhm.202203237 

Siracusa, C., Quartinello, F., Soccio, M., Manfroni, M., Lotti, N., Dorigato, A., Guebitz, G. M., Pellis, A. (2023) On the Selective Enzymatic Recycling of Poly(pentamethylene 2,5-furanoate)/Poly(lactic acid) Blends and Multiblock Copolymers. CS Sustainable Chem. Eng 11: 9751–9760. doi: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.3c01796

Warne, C.M., Fadlallah, S., Whitwood, A.C., Sherwood, J., Mouterde, L.M.M., Allais, F., Guebitz, G.M., McElroy, C.R., Pellis, A. (2023) Levoglucosenone derived synthesis of bio-based solvents and polyesters. Green Chemistry Letters and Reviews 16, 2154573. doi: 10.1080/17518253.2022.2154573


Guo, J., Chen, J. B., Meng, Q. L., Ploszczanski, L., Liu, J. A., Luo, R. P., Jin, T., Siedlaczek, P., Lichtenegger, H. C., Yin, Y. F., Rennhofer, H. (2022) Molecular and crystal structures of cellulose in severely deteriorated archaeological wood. Cellulose, 29(18), 9549-9568. doi:10.1007/s10570-022-04856-4 

Nagl, M., Haske-Cornelius, O., Skopek, L., Bausch, F., Pellis, A., Bauer, W., Nyanhongo, G. S., Guebitz, G. M. (2022): Mechanistic investigation of the effect of endoglucanases related to pulp refining CELLULOSE, 29(4): 2579-2598. doi: 10.1007/s10570-021-04386-5

Nagl, M., Haske-Cornelius, O., Bauer, W., Csarman, F., Ludwig, R., Nyanhongo, G. S., Guebitz, G. M. (2022). Towards a better understanding of synergistic enzyme effects during refining of cellulose fibers. Carbohydrate Polymer Technologies and Applications, 4, 100223. doi: 10.1016/j.carpta.2022.100223

Nebel, S., Lux, M., Kuth, S., Bider, F., Dietrich, W.; Egger, D., Boccaccini, A.R., Kasper, C. (2022) Alginate Core–Shell Capsules for 3D Cultivation of Adipose-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells. Bioengineering, 9(2): 66. doi: 10.3390/bioengineering9020066

Windberger, U., Glanz, V., Ploszczanski, L. (2022). Laboratory Rat Thrombi Lose One-Third of Their Stiffness When Exposed to Large Oscillating Shear Stress Amplitudes: Contrasting Behavior to Human Clots. Int. J. Transl. Med., 2: 332-344. doi: 10.3390/ijtm2030026


Chang, H., Wohlschlager, L., Csarman, F., Ruff, A., Schuhmann, W., Ludwig, R. (2021) Real-Time Measurement of Cellobiose and Glucose Formation during Enzymatic Biomass Hydrolysis. Analytical chemistry, 93(21): 7732. doi: 10.1021/acs.analchem.1c01182

Garcia-Aponte, O.F., Herwig, C., Kozma, B. (2021) Lymphocyte Expansion in Bioreactors: Upgrading Adoptive Cell Therapy. Journal of biological engineering 15(1), 13. doi: 10.1186/s13036-021-00264-7

Schachinger, F., Chang, H., Scheiblbrandner, S., Ludwig, R. (2021) Amperometric Biosensors Based on Direct Electron Transfer Enzymes. Molecules, 26(15): 4525. doi: 10.3390/molecules26154525

Wohlschlager, L., Csarman, F., Chang, H., Fitz, E., Seiboth, B., Ludwig, R. (2021) Heterologous expression of Phanerochaete chrysosporium cellobiose dehydrogenase in Trichoderma reesei. Microbial Cell Factories, 20(2). doi: 10.1186/s12934-020-01492-0

Gusenbauer, C., Peter, K., Cabane, E., Konnerth, J. (2021) Local force titration of wood surfaces by chemical force microscopy. Cellulose. doi: 10.1007/s10570-021-04342-3

Nikolits, I., Nebel, S., Egger, D., Kreß, S., Kasper, C. (2021) Towards Physiologic Culture Approaches to Improve Standard Cultivation of Mesenchymal Stem Cells. Cells 10(4), 886. doi: 10.3390/cells10040886

Quartinello, F., Kremser, K., Schoen, H., Tesei, D., Ploszczanski, L., Nagler, M., Podmirseg, S. M., Insam, H., Piñar, G., Sterflingler, K., Ribitsch, D., Guebitz, G. M. (2021) Together Is Better: The Rumen Microbial Community as Biological Toolbox for Degradation of Synthetic Polyesters. FRONTIERS IN BIOENGINEERING AND BIOTECHNOLOGY, 9. doi:10.3389/fbioe.2021.684459 

Egger, D., Nebel, S. (2021) Introduction to 3D Cell Culture, in Kasper, C. (ed.) Basic Concepts on 3D Cell Culture. Springer Nature Switzerland AG, 1–26. doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-66749-8_1

Kreß, S., Almeria, C., Nebel, S., Faust, D., Kasper, C. (2021) Application of Scaffold-Free 3D Models, in Kasper, C. (ed.) Basic Concepts on 3D Cell Culture. Springer Nature Switzerland AG, 147–174. doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-66749-8_7

Nagl, M., Haske-Cornelius, O., Skopek, L., Pellis, A., Bauer, W., Nyanhongo, G., Guebitz, G. (2021) Biorefining: the role of endoglucanases in refining of cellulose fibers. Cellulose 28, 7633–7650. doi: 10.1007/s10570-021-04022-2


Filandr, F., Man, P., Halada, P., Chang, H., Ludwig, R., Kracher, D. (2020) The H2O2-dependent activity of a fungal lytic polysaccharide monooxygenase investigated with a turbidimetric assay. Biotechnology for biofuels, 13 (37). doi: 10.1186/s13068-020-01673-4

Abrera, A. T., Chang, H., Kracher, D., Ludwig, R., Haltrich, D. (2020) Characterization of pyranose oxidase variants for bioelectrocatalytic applications. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA)-Proteins and Proteomics, 1868 (2):140335. doi: 10.1016/j.bbapap.2019.140335 

Lohberger, B., Stuendl, N., Glaenzer, D., Rinner, B., Donohue, N., Lichtenegger, H. C., Ploszczanski, L., Leithner, A. (2020) CoCrMo surface modifications affect biocompatibility, adhesion, and inflammation in human osteoblasts. Scientific Reports, 10(1). doi:10.1038/s41598-020-58742-9

Lohberger, B., Eck, N., Glaenzer, D., Lichtenegger, H., Ploszczanski, L., Leithner, A. (2020) Cobalt chromium molybdenum surface modifications alter the osteogenic differentiation potential of human mesenchymal stem cells. Materials, 13(19). doi:10.3390/MA13194292

Windberger, U., Dibiasi, C., Lotz, E. M., Scharbert, G., Reinbacher-Koestinger, A., Ivanov, I., Ploszczanski, L., Antonova, N., Lichtenegger, H. (2020) The effect of hematocrit, fibrinogen concentration and temperature on the kinetics of clot formation of whole blood. Clinical hemorheology and microcirculation, 75(4), 431-445. doi:10.3233/CH-190799


Breslmayr, E., Daly, S., Požgajčić, A., Chang, H., Rezić, T., Oostenbrink, C., Ludwig, R. (2019) Improved spectrophotometric assay for lytic polysaccharide monooxygenase. Biotechnology for biofuels, 12(283). doi: 10.1186/s13068-019-1624-3 

Quartinello, F., Kremser, K., Vecchiato, S., Schoen, H., Vielnascher, R., Ploszczanski, L., Pellis, A., Guebitz, G. M. (2019) Increased Flame Retardancy of Enzymatic Functionalized PET and Nylon Fabrics via DNA Immobilization. Frontiers in Chemistry, 7. doi:10.3389/fchem.2019.00685