Acharya, C., Hinz, B., Kundu, S.C.: (2008) The effect of lactose-conjugated silk biomaterials on the development of fibrogenic fibroblasts. Biomaterials. Dec;29(35):4665-75 PDF

Follonier, L., Schaub, S., Meister, J.J., Hinz, B.(2008) Myofibroblast communication is controlled by intercellular mechanical coupling. J Cell Sci. Oct 15;121(Pt 20):3305-16 PDF

Hinz, B.: (2008) Cell adhesion and signaling. In: The motile actin system in health and disease. Edited by C. Ampe and A. Lambrechts, Transworld Research Network, 198-218

Hinz, B.(2008) Molecular regulation of myofibroblast formation. Experimental Dermatology, 17, 873–895 PDF

Machesky, L., Jurdic, P. and Hinz, B.(2008) Grab, stick, pull and digest: the functional diversity of actin-associated matrix-adhesion structures. Workshop on Invadopodia, Podosomes and Focal Adhesions in Tissue Invasion. EMBO reports 9, 139 - 143 PDF

Pittet, P., Lee, K., Kulik, A.J., Meister, J.J., Hinz, B.(2008) Fibrogenic fibroblasts increase intercellular adhesion strength by reinforcing individual OB-cadherin bonds. 1: J Cell Sci. Mar 15;121(Pt 6):877-86 PDF

Vaahtomeri, K., Ventelä, E., Laajanen, K., Katajisto, P., Wipff, P.J., Hinz, B., Vallenius, T., Tiainen, M., Mäkelä, T.P.: (2008) Lkb1 is required for TGFbeta-mediated myofibroblast differentiation. J Cell Sci. Nov 1;121(Pt 21):3531-40 PDF

Wipff, P.J., Hinz, B.: (2008) Integrins and the activation of latent transforming growth factor beta1- an intimate relationship. Eur J Cell Biol. Sep;87(8-9):601-15 PDF