Selected Publications

Mentzer, S. J., A. Tsuda, and S. H. Loring. 2017. Pleural mechanics and the pathophysiology of air leaks. Submitted.

Servais, A. B., C. D. Valenzuela, A. B. Ysasi, W. L. Wagner, A. Kienzle, S. H. Loring, A. Tsuda, M. Ackermann, and S. J. Mentzer. 2017. Transpulmonary pressure-dependent regulation of air leaks after peripheral lung injury. Submitted.

Servais, A. B., C. D. Valenzuela, A. Kienzle, A. B. Ysasi, W. Wagner, A. Tsuda, M. Ackermann, and S. J. Mentzer. 2017. Functional mechanics of a pectin-based pleural sealant after lung injury. Tissue Eng. Part A In press.

Gibney, B. C., W. Wagner, A. B. Ysasi, J. M. Belle, A. Tsuda, M. Ackermann, and S. J. Mentzer. 2017. Structural and functional evidence for the scaffolding effect of alveolar capillaries. Exp. Lung Res. In press.

Ackermann, M., A. Gaumann, S. J. Mentzer, J. B. Hinrichs, G. Warnecke, P. Braubach, M. Kuehnel, L. Maegel, and D. Jonigk. 2017. Plexiform vasculopathy in chronic thromboembolis pulmonary hypertension. Am. J. Resp. Crit. Care Med. In press.

Ysasi, A. B., W. L. Wagner, C. D. Valenzuela, A. Kienzle, A. B. Servais, R. D. Bennett, M. Ackermann, and S. J. Mentzer. 2017. Evidence for pleural epithelial-mesenchymal transition in murine compensatory growth. PLoS ONE, 12:e0177921. [PubMed]

Servais, A. B., A. Kienzle, C. D. Valenzuela, A. B. Ysasi, W. L. Wagner, A. Tsuda, M. Ackermann, and S. J. Mentzer. 2017. Structural heteropolysaccharide adhesion to the glycocalyx of visceral mesothelium. Tissue Eng. Part A, in press. [PubMed]

Haber, S., M. Weisbord, M. Mishima, S. J. Mentzer, and A. Tsuda. 2017. Interstitial fluid flow of alveolar primary septa after pneumonectomy: Part II. The effect of external pressure gradients. J. Theor. Biology, 421:168-178. [PubMed]

Valenzuela, C. D., W. L. Wagner, R. D. Bennett, A. B. Ysasi, J. M. Belle, K. Molter, B. K. Straub, D. Wang, Z. Chen, M. Ackermann, A. Tsuda, and S. J. Mentzer. 2017. Extracellualr assembly of the elastin cable line elment in the developing lung. Anat. Rec. 300:1670-1679. [PubMed]

Bennett, R. A., A. B. Ysasi, C. Valenzuela, W. Wagner, K. J. Livak, S. Pyne, A. Tsuda, P. Blainey, and S. J. Mentzer. 2017. Deformation-induced transitional myofibroblasts remodel the lung during compensatory growth. Am. J. Physiol. 312:L79-88. [PubMed]

Ackermann, M., Y. O. Kim, W. L. Wagner, D. Schuppan, C. D. Valenzuela, S. J. Mentzer, S. Kreuz, D. Stiller, L. Wollin, and M. A. Konerding. 2016. Effects of nintedanib on the microvascular architecture in a lung fibrosis model. Angiogenesis, 20:359-372. [PubMed]

Ackermann, M., S. J. Mentzer, W. Roth, U. Geisthoff, and E. Stoelben. 2017. Pulmonary microvascular architecture in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. Thorax 72:861-863.. [PubMed]

Haber, S., M. Weisbord, M. Mishima, S.J. Mentzer, and A. Tsuda. 2016. Alveolar septal patterning during compensatory lung growth. J. Theor. Biology. 400:118-128. [PubMed]

Fohst, S., W. Wagner, M. Ackermann, C. Redenbach, K. Schladitz, O. Wirjadi, A. B. Ysasi, S. J. Mentzer, and M. A. Konerding. 2015. 3D image analytical detection of intussusceptive pillars in murine lung. J. Microsc 260: 326-327. [PubMed]

Ysasi, A. B., W. Wagner, R. D. Bennett, M. Ackermann, J. M. Belle, C. D. Valenzuela, A. M. Pabst, A. Tsuda, M. A. Konerding, and S. J. Mentzer. 2015. Remodeling of alveolar septa in post-pneumonectomy lung growth. Am. J. Physiol. 308:L1237-1244. [PubMed]

Wagner, W., R. D. Bennett, M. Ackermann, A. B. Ysasi, J. M. Belle, C. D. Valenzuela, A. M. Pabst, A. Tsuda, M. A. Konerding, and S. J. Mentzer. 2015. Elastin cables define the axial connective tissue system in the murine lung. Anat. Rec. 298: 1960-1968. [PubMed]

Ackermann M, Konerding MA. 2015. Vascular casting for the study of vascular morphogenesis. Methods Mol Biol 1214:49-66. [PubMed]

Belle JM, Ysasi AB, Bennett RA, Filipovic N, Nejad M, Trumper DL, Wagner W, Tsuda A, Konerding MA, Mentzer SJ. 2014. Stretch-induced intussusceptive and sprouting angiogenesis in the chick chorioallantoic membrane. Microvasc Res 95:60-67. [PubMed]

Bennett, R. A., A. B. Ysasi, J. M. Belle, W. Wagner, M. A. Konerding, P. Blainey, S. Pyne, and S. J. Mentzer. 2014. Laser microdissection of the alveolar duct for single-cell genomic analysis. Front. Oncol. 4:260. [PubMed]

Mentzer, S.J. and M.A. Konerding. 2014. Intussusceptive angiogenesis: expansion and remodeling of microvascular networks. Angiogenesis. 17:499-509. [PubMed]

Belle JM, Ysasi AB, Bennett RA, Filipovic N, Nejad M, Trumper DL, Wagner W, Tsuda A, Konerding MA, Mentzer SJ. 2014. Stretch-induced intussusceptive and sprouting angiogenesis in the chick chorioallantoic membrane. Microvasc. Res. 95:60-67. [PubMed].

Ysasi, A. B., J. M. Belle, B. C. Gibney, A. V. Fedulov, W. Wagner, A. Tsuda, M. A. Konerding, and S. J. Mentzer. 2013. Effect of unilateral diaphragmatic paralysis on post-pneumonectomy lung growth. Am. J. Physiol. 305:L439-445. [PubMed]

Filipovic, N., B. C. Gibney, M. Kojic, D. Nikolic, V. Isailovic, A. B. Ysasi, M. A. Konerding, S. J. Mentzer, and A. Tsuda. 2013. Mapping cyclic stretch in the post-pneumonectomy murine lung. J. Appl. Physiol. 115:1370-1378. [PubMed]

Ackermann, M., J. P. Houdek, B. C. Gibney, A. B. Ysasi, W. Wagner, J. M. Belle, J. C. Schittny, F. Enzmann, A. Tsuda, S. J. Mentzer, and M. A. Konerding. 2013. Sprouting and intussusceptive angiogenesis in post-pneumonectomy lung growth: mechansims of alveolar neovascularization. Angiogenesis. In press. [PubMed].

Ackermann M, A Tsuda, TW Secomb, SJ Mentzer, and MA Konerding. 2013. Intussusceptive remodeling of vascular branch angles in chemically-induced murine colitis. Microvasc. Res. 87:75-82. [PubMed]

Butler J, SH Loring, S Patz, A Tsuda, DA Yablonskiy and SJ Mentzer. 2012. Evidence for adult lung growth in humans. N. Engl. J. Med. 367:244-247. [PubMed]

Gibney, BC, M-A Park, K Chamoto, A Ysasi, MA Konerding, A Tsuda and SJ Mentzer. 2012. Detection of murine post-pneumonectomy lung regeneration by 18FDG PET imaging. EJNMMI Res. 2:48. [PubMed]

Chamoto K, BC Gibney, GS Lee, M Lin, M Ackermann, MA Konerding, A Tsuda and SJ Mentzer. 2012. Migration of CD11b+ accessory cells during murine lung regeneration. Stem Cell Res. 10:267-277. [PubMed]

Chamoto K, BC Gibney, M Ackermann, GS Lee, MA Konderding, A Tsuda and SJ Mentzer. 2012. Alveolar epithelial dynamics in post-pneumonectomy lung growth. Anat. Rec. 296:495-503. [PubMed]

Chamoto K, BC Gibney, GS Lee, M Lin, DC Simpson, R Voswinckel, MA Konerding, A Tsuda and SJ Mentzer. 2012. CD34+ progenitor to endothelial cell transition in post-pneumonectomy angiogenesis. Am. J. Resp. Cell Mol. Biol. 46:283-289. [PubMed]

Rossin E, T-I Lin, JH Hsiu, SJ Mentzer and S Pyne. 2011. A framework for analytical characterization of monoclonal antibodies based on reactivity profiles in different tissues. Bioinformatics 27:2746-2753. [PubMed]

Gibney B, J Houdek, GS Lee, M Ackermann, M Lin, DC Simpson, K Chamoto, MA Konerding, A Tsuda and SJ Mentzer. 2012. Mechanostructural adaptations preceding post-pneumonectomy lung growth. Exp. Lung. Res. 38:396-405. [PubMed]

Filipovic, N, BC Gibney, D Nikolic, MA Konerding, SJ Mentzer and A Tsuda. 2012. Computational analysis of lung deformation after murine pneumonectomy. Comp. Methods Appl. Mech. Eng. In press. [PubMed]

Lin M, K Chamoto, B Gibney, GS Lee, D Collings-Simpson, J Houdek, MA Konerding, A Tsuda and SJ Mentzer. 2011. Angiogenesis gene expression in murine endothelial cells during post-pneumonectomy lung growth. Resp. Res. 12:98. [PubMed]

Lee GS, N Filipovic, M Lin, BC Gibney, DC Simpson, MA Konerding, A Tsuda and SJ Mentzer. 2011. Intravascular pillars and pruning in the extraembryonic vessels of chick embryos. Dev. Dyn. 240:1335-1343. [PubMed]

Konerding MA, BC Gibney, J Houdek, K Chamoto, M Ackermann, G Lee, M Lin, A Tsuda and SJ Mentzer. 2011. Spatial dependence of alveolar angiogenesis in post-pneumonectomy lung growth. Angiogenesis 2012. 25:23-32. [PubMed]

Gibney B, GS Lee, J Houdek, M Lin, K Chamoto, MA Konerding, A Tsuda and SJ Mentzer. 2011. Dynamic determination of oxygenation and lung compliance in murine pneumonectomy. Exp. Lung Res. 37:301-309. [PubMed]

Gibney B, K Chamoto, GS Lee, DC Simpson, L Miele, A Tsuda, MA Konerding, A Wagers and SJ Mentzer. 2012. Cross-circulation and cell distribution kinetics in parabiotic mice. J. Cell. Physiol. 227:821-828. [PubMed]

Erba P, R Ogawa, M Ackermann, A Adini, LF Miele, P Dastouri, D Helm, SJ Mentzer, RJ D'Amato, GF Murphy, MA Konerding and DP Orgill. 2011. Angiogenesis in wounds treated by microdeformational wound therapy. Ann. Surg. 253:402-409. [PubMed]

Erba P, LF Miele, A Adini, M Ackermann, JM Lamarche, BD Orgill, RJ D'Amato, MA Konerding, SJ Mentzer and DP Orgill. 2011. A morphometric study of mechanotransductively induced dermal neovascularization. Plast. Reconstr. Surg. 128:288-293. [PubMed]

Chamoto K, BC Gibney, GS Lee, M Lin, MA Konerding, A Tsuda and SJ Mentzer. 2012. Alveolar macrophage dynamics in post-pneumonectomy lung growth. J. Cell. Physiol. 227:3208-3215. [PubMed]

Lee GS, N Filipovic, LF Miele, DC Simpson, M Lin, MA Konerding, A Tsuda and SJ Mentzer. 2010. Blood flow shapes intravascular pillar geometry in the chick chorioallantoic membrane. J. Angiogenes. Res. 2:11-20. [PubMed]

Konerding MA, A Turhan, DJ Ravnic, M Lin, C Fuchs, TW Secomb, A Tsuda and SJ Mentzer. 2010. Inflammation-induced intussusceptive angiogenesis in murine colitis. Anat. Rec. 293:849-857. [PubMed]

Turhan A, M Lin, GS Lee, LF Miele, A Tsuda, MA Konerding and SJ Mentzer. 2009. Vascular microarchitecture of murine colitis-associated lymphoid angiogenesis. Anat. Rec. 292:621-632. [PubMed]

Tsuda A, A Turhan, MA Konerding, DJ Ravnic, D Hanidziar, M Lin and SJ Mentzer. 2009. Bimodal oscillation frequencies of blood flow in the inflammatory colon microcirculation. Anat. Rec. 292:65-72. [PubMed]

Pratt JP, QT Zeng, D Ravnic, J Rawn, H Huss and SJ Mentzer. 2009. Heirarchical clustering of antibody reactivity patterns in non-human species. Cytometry 75:734-742. [PubMed]

Miele LF, A Turhan, GS Lee, M Lin, DJ Ravnic, A Tsuda, MA Konerding and SJ Mentzer. 2009. Blood flow patterns spatially associated with platelet aggregates in murine colitis. Anat. Rec. 292:1143-1153. [PubMed]

Lee GS, LF Miele, A Turhan, M Lin, D Hanidziar, MA Konerding and SJ Mentzer. 2009. Spatial calibration of structured illumination fluorescence microscopy using capillary tissue phantoms. Microsc. Res. Tech. 72:85-92. [PubMed]

Filipovic N, A Tsuda, GS Lee, L Miele, M Lin, MA Konerding and SJ Mentzer. 2009. Computational flow dynamics in a geometric model of intussusceptive angiogenesis. Microvasc. Res. 78:286-293. [PubMed]

Turhan A, A Tsuda, MA Konerding, M Lin, L Miele, GS Lee and SJ Mentzer. 2008. Effect of intraluminal pillars on particle motion in bifurcated microchannels. In Vitro Cell. Dev. Biol. 44:426-433. [PubMed]

Filipovic N, D Ravnic, M Kojic, SJ Mentzer, S Haber and A Tsuda. 2008. Interactions of blood cell constituents: experimental investigation and computational modeling by discrete particle dynamics algorithm. Microvasc. Res. 75:279-84. [PubMed]

Zeng QT, JP Pratt, J Pak, D Ravnic, H Huss and SJ Mentzer. 2007. Feature-guided clustering of multi-dimensional flow cytometry datasets. J. Biomed. Inform. 40:325-331. [PubMed]

Turhan A, MA Konerding, A Tsuda, DJ Ravnic, D Hanidizar, MY Lin and SJ Mentzer. 2007. Bridging mucosal vessels associated with rhythmically oscillating blood flow in murine colitis. Anat. Rec. 291:74-92. [PubMed]

Ravnic DJ, Y-Z Zhang, A Turhan, A Tsuda, JP Pratt, HT Huss and SJ Mentzer. 2007. Biological and optical properties of fluorescent nanoparticles developed for intravascular imaging. Microsc. Res. Tech. 70:776-781. [PubMed]

Ravnic DJ, MA Konerding, A Tsuda, X Jiang, HT Huss, JP Pratt and SJ Mentzer. 2007. Structural adaptations in the murine colon microcirculation associated with hapten-induced inflammation. Gut 56:518-523. [PubMed]

Ravnic DJ, MA Konerding, JP Pratt, T Wolloscheck, HT Huss and SJ Mentzer. 2007. The murine bronchopulmonary microcirculation in hapten-induced inflammation. J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg. 133:97-103. [PubMed]

Ravnic DJ, MA Konerding, HT Huss, T Wolloscheck, JP Pratt and SJ Mentzer. 2007. Murine microvideo endoscopy of the colonic microcirculation. J. Surg. Res. 142:97-103. [PubMed]

Pietramaggiori G, P Liu, SS Scherer, A Kaipainen, MJ Prsa, H Mayer, J Newalder, M Alperovich, SJ Mentzer, MA Konerding, S Huang, DE Ingber and DP Orgill. 2007. Tensile forces stimulate vascular remodeling and epidermal cell proliferation in living skin. Ann. Surg. 246:896-902. [PubMed]

Paul S, M Kurtz and SJ Mentzer. 2007. Osteomalacia associated with a fibroblast growth factor-23 secreting chest wall tumor. J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg. 134:803-805. [PubMed]

Loring SH, SJ Mentzer and JJ Reilly. 2007. Sources of graft restriction after single lung transplantation for emphysema. J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg. 134:204-209. [PubMed]

Ravnic DJ, Y-Z Zhang, A Tsuda, JP Pratt, HT Huss and SJ Mentzer. 2006. Multi-image particle tracking velocimetry of the microcirculation using fluorescent nanoparticles. Microvasc. Res. 72:27-33. [PubMed]

Ravnic DJ, A Tsuda, A Turhan, Y-Z Zhang, JP Pratt, HT Huss and SJ Mentzer. 2006. Multi-frame particle tracking in intravital imaging: defining lagrangian coordinates in the microcirculation. BioTechniques 41:597-601. [PubMed]

Ravnic DJ, MA Konerding, JP Pratt, T Wolloscheck, HT Huss and SJ Mentzer. 2006. Inflammation-responsive focal constrictors in the mouse ear microcirculation. J. Anat. 209:807-816. [PubMed]

Pratt JP, DJ Ravnic, H Huss, X Jiang, BS Orozco and SJ Mentzer. 2006. Melittin-induced membrane permeability:  A nonosmotic mechanism of cell death In Vitro Cell. Dev. Biol. 41:349-355. [PubMed]

Jiang XQ, JP Pratt, HO Huss, DJ Ravnic and SJ Mentzer. 2006. Structural mapping of immunoglobulin subclasses using multiplexed bead flow cytometry. Hybridoma 25:133-138. [PubMed]

Ravnic DJ, X Jiang, T Wolloscheck, JP Pratt, H Huss, SJ Mentzer and MA Konerding. 2005. Vessel painting of the microcirculation using fluorescent lipophilic tracers Microvasc. Res. 70:90-96. [PubMed]

Su M, CA West, AJ Young, C He, MA Konerding and SJ Mentzer. 2003. Dynamic deformation of migratory efferent lymph-derived cells "trapped" in the inflammatory microcirculation. J. Cell. Physiol. 194:54-62. [Pubmed]

Secomb TW, MA Konerding, CA West, M Su, AJ Young and SJ Mentzer. 2003. Microangioectasias: structural regulators of lymphocyte transmigration. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 100:7231-7234. [PubMed]

Kim EY, QT Zeng, FC Kuo, J Rawn and SJ Mentzer. 2003. Visual representation of cell subpopulation from flow cytometry data. AMIA Annu. Symp. Proc.:893. [PubMed]

Zeng Q, M Wand, AJ Young, J Rawn, EL Milford, SJ Mentzer and RA Greenes. 2002. Matching of flow-cytometry histograms using information theory in feature space. Proc. AMIA Symp.:929-33. [PubMed]

West CA, C He, AJ Young, M Su, T Zhao, SJ Swanson and SJ Mentzer. 2002. Spatial variation of plasma flow in the oxazolone-stimulated microcirculation. Inflamm. Res. 51:572-8. [PubMed]

West CA, GA Fischer, AJ Young, C He, M Su and SJ Mentzer. 2002. Biochemical changes in the efferent lymph plasma after oxazolone stimulation. Dev. Comp. Immunol. 26:111-9. [PubMed]

Kim EY, Q Zeng, J Rawn, M Wand, AJ Young, E Milford, SJ Mentzer and RA Greenes. 2002. Using a neural network with flow cytometry histograms to recognize cell surface protein binding patterns. Proc. AMIA Symp.:380-4. [PubMed]

He C, AJ Young, CA West, M Su, MA Konerding and SJ Mentzer. 2002. Stimulation of regional lymphatic and blood flow by epicutaneous oxazolone. J. Appl. Physiol. 93:966-973. [PubMed]

Zeng Q, AJ Young, A Boxwala, J Rawn, W Long, M Wand, M Salganik, EL Milford, SJ Mentzer and RA Greenes. 2001. Molecular identification using flow cytometry histograms and information theory. Proc. AMIA Symp.:776-80. [PubMed]

West CA, C He, M Su, SJ Swanson and SJ Mentzer. 2001. Aldehyde fixation of thiol-reactive fluorescent cytoplasmic probes for tracking cell migration. J. Histochem. Cytochem. 49:511-518. [PubMed]

West CA, C He, M Su, TW Secomb, MA Konerding, AJ Young and SJ Mentzer. 2001. Focal topographic changes in inflammatory microcirculation associated with lymphocyte slowing and transmigration. Am. J. Physiol. Heart Circ. 281:H1742-H1750. [PubMed]

West CA, C He, M Su, J Rawn, S Swanson, JB Hay and SJ Mentzer. 2001. Stochastic regulation of cell migration from the efferent lymph to oxazolone-stimulated skin. J. Immunol. 166:1517-23. [PubMed]

Su M, AJ Young, C He, CA West and SJ Mentzer. 2001. Biphasic response of the regional lymphatics in the normal lymphocyte transfer (NLT) reaction. Transplantation 72:516-522. [PubMed]

Su M, C He, CA West and SJ Mentzer. 2001. Cytolytic peptides induce biphasic permeability changes in mammalian cell membranes. J. Immunol. Methods 252:63-71. [PubMed]