The living interface between synthetic biology and biomaterial design
A.P. Liu, E.A. Appel, P.D. Ashby, B.M. Baker, E. Franco, L. Gu, K. Haynes, N.S. Joshi, A.M. Kloxin, P.H.J. Kouwer, J. Mittal, L. Morsut, V. Noireaux, S. Parekh, R. Schulman, S.K.Y. Tang, M.T. Valentine, S.L. Vega, W. Weber, N. Stephanopoulos, O. Chaudhuri
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Toward Tissue-Like Material Properties: Inducing In Situ Adaptive Behavior in Fibrous Hydrogels
W. Chen, J. Kumari, H. Yuan, F. Yang, P.H.J. Kouwer
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A Novel In Vitro Disease Model for Systemic Sclerosis Using Polyisocyanide Hydrogels
J. Kumari, T. Wubs, A.P.M. Van Caam, D.N. Dorst, F.A.D.T.G. Wagener, P.H.J. Kouwer
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Novel Synthetic Polymer-Based 3D Contraction Assay: A Versatile Preclinical Research Platform for Fibrosis
J. Kumari, F.A.D.T.G. Wagener, P.H.J. Kouwer
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Polyisocyanides as a substrate to trigger vaginal fibroblast functioning in an in vitro model for prolapse repair
A.N. Gudde, M.J.J. Van Velthoven, J.-P.W.R. Roovers, P.H.J. Kouwer, Z. Guler
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Magnetically Driven Hierarchical Alignment in Biomimetic Fibrous Hydrogels
W. Chen, Z. Zhang, P.H.J. Kouwer
Small 18, 2203033 (2022). [DOI: 10.1002/smll.202203033]

A temperature-based easy-separable (TempEasy) 3D hydrogel co-culture System
Z. Zhang, W. Chen, D.M. Tiemessen, E. Oosterwijk, P.H.J. Kouwer
Adv. Healthcare Mater. 11, 2102389 (2022). [DOI: 10.1002/adhm.202102389]

Cell-matrix reciprocity in 3D culture models with nonlinear elasticity
K. Liu, M. Wiendels, H. Yuan, C. Ruan, P.H.J. Kouwer
Bioact. Mater. 9, 316-331 (2022). [DOI: 10.1016/j.bioactmat.2021.08.002]

Rapid stem cell spreading induced by high affinity α5β1 integrin-selective bicyclic RGD peptide in biomimetic hydrogels
K. Liu, J. Vandaele, D. Bernhagen, M. Van Erp, E. Oosterwijk, P. Timmerman, S. Rocha, P.H.J. Kouwer
bioRxiv 2022.2002.2001.478177 (2022). [DOI: 10.1101/2022.02.01.478177]