2011

Klingberg, F., Koehler, A., Buscemi, and Hinz, B., (2011): Myofibroblasts organize the latent transforming growth factor-β1 binding protein into fibrillar structures. 17th Canadian Connective Tissue Conference (CCTC), May 27-29, Montreal, Canada

Balestrini, J., and Hinz, B., (2011): The role of matrix stiffness in sustained fibrotic behaviour of myofibroblasts. 17th Canadian Connective Tissue Conference (CCTC), May 27-29, Montreal, Canada (award for the best oral presentation Balestrini)

Sarrazy, V., Koehler, A. and Hinz, B. (2011): TGF-β1 is activated by integrin pulling in human cardiac fibroblasts. 17th Canadian Connective Tissue Conference (CCTC), May 27-29, Montreal, Canada

Kwon, Y., Klingberg, F., Buscemi, and Hinz, B., (2011): Myofibroblast adhesion to micro-arrays of latent TGFβ1-binding protein (LTBP-1). 17th Canadian Connective Tissue Conference (CCTC), May 27-29, Montreal, Canada

Zimina, E., Has, C., E. Bruckner-Tuderman, E., and Hinz, B., (2011): The role of kindlin-2 in cardiac fibroblast activation and mechanotransduction. 17th Canadian Connective Tissue Conference (CCTC), May 27-29, Montreal, Canada

Talele, N., Fradette, J., Davies, J., and Hinz, B., (2011): Culture on soft substrates suppresses a fibrotic fate of mesenchymal stem cells. 17th Canadian Connective Tissue Conference (CCTC), May 27-29, Montreal, Canada

Godbout, C., Follonier-Castella, L., Meister, J.-J., and Hinz, B. (2011): The mechanical environment modulates myofibroblast contractile activity. 17th Canadian Connective Tissue Conference (CCTC), May 27-29, Montreal, Canada

Chau, G., Koehler, A., White, E.S, and Hinz, B., (2011): ED-A fibronectin and the latent TGFβ1 binding protein: partners in crime during myofibroblast differentiation? 17th Canadian Connective Tissue Conference (CCTC), May 27-29, Montreal, Canada

Chaudhry, S., Majd, H., Pietramaggiori, G., Alman, B.A., Quinn, T., and Hinz, B., (2011): A novel culture system provides high yields of non-fibrogenic primary dermal fibroblasts for grafting applications. 17th Canadian Connective Tissue Conference (CCTC), May 27-29, Montreal, Canada (selected for oral presentation Chaudhry)

Klingberg, F., Koehler, A., Buscemi, and Hinz, B., (2011): Myofibroblasts organize the latent transforming growth factor-β1 binding protein into fibrillar structures. Scientific Day Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering, May 19, Toronto, Canada

Balestrini, J., and Hinz, B., (2011): The role of matrix stiffness in sustained fibrotic behaviour of myofibroblasts. Scientific Day Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering, May 19, Toronto, Canada (selected for oral presentation Balestrini)

Sarrazy, V., Koehler, A. and Hinz, B. (2011): TGF-β1 is activated by integrin pulling in human cardiac fibroblasts. Scientific Day Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering, May 19, Toronto, Canada

Talele, N., Fradette, J., Davies, J., and Hinz, B., (2011): Culture on soft substrates suppresses a fibrotic fate of mesenchymal stem cells. Scientific Day Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering, May 19, Toronto, Canada

Chaudhry, S., Majd, H., Pietramaggiori, G., Alman, B.A., Quinn, T., and Hinz, B., (2011): A novel culture system provides high yields of non-fibrogenic primary dermal fibroblasts for grafting applications. Scientific Day Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering, May 19, Toronto, Canada (Best poster prize Chaudhry)

Kwon, Y., Klingberg, F., Buscemi, and Hinz, B., (2011): Myofibroblast adhesion to micro-arrays of latent TGFβ1-binding protein (LTBP-1). Scientific Day Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering, May 19, Toronto, Canada

Chau, G., Koehler, A., White, E.S, and Hinz, B., (2011): ED-A fibronectin and the latent TGFβ1 binding protein: partners in crime during myofibroblast differentiation? Scientific Day Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering, May 19, Toronto, Canada

Zuyderduyn, S., Wipff , P.-J., Smith, J., Hiemstra, P.S., and Hinz, B.: (2011)TGF-b1 increases the contractile activity of airway smooth muscle cells on novel deformable silicone elastomers, International Meeting of the American Thoracic Society, May, 13-18, Denver, CO, U.S.A.

Klingberg, F., Koehler, A., Buscemi, and Hinz, B., (2011)Myofibroblasts organize the latent transforming growth factor-β1 binding protein into fibrillar structures, Research Day Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, February 15, Toronto, Canada

Kwon, Y., Klingberg, F., Buscemi, and Hinz, B., (2011)Adhesion of myofibroblasts to micro-arrays of latent TGFβ1-binding protein (LTBP-1), Research Day Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, February 15, Toronto, Canada

Talele, N., Fradette, J., Davies, J., and Hinz, B., (2011)The fibrogenic potentials of mesenchymal stem cells, Research Day Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, February 15, Toronto, Canada

Chau, G., Koehler, A., White, E.S, and Hinz, B., (2011)Interaction between ED-A fibronectin and the latent TGFβ1 binding protein is regulated by the stiffness of the myofibroblast matrix, Research Day Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, February 15, Toronto, Canada

Chaudhry, S., Majd, H., Pietramaggiori, G., Alman, B.A., Quinn, T., and Hinz, B.(2011)A novel culture system provides high yields of non-fibrogenic primary dermal fibroblasts for grafting applications, Research Day Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, February 15, Toronto, Canada (2nd best poster prize graduate category Chaudhry)