Hinz, B. (2015) The extracellular matrix and transforming growth factor beta-1: Tale of a strained relationship, Matrix Biology47: 54-65

Talele, N., Fradette, J., Davies, J.E., Kapus, A., and Hinz, B (2015). Expression of α-smooth muscle actin determines the fate of mesenchymal stromal cells. Stem Cell Reports 4, 1016–1030 (Journal Cover Page) [PDF]

Majd, H., Scherer, S.S, Boo, S., Ramondetti, S., Cambridge, E., Raffoul, W., Friedrich, M., Pittet, B., Pioletti D., Hinz, B. (co-corresponding author), and Pietramaggiori, G.*: (2015) Novel micropatterns mechanically control fibrotic reactions at the surface of silicone implants. Biomaterials 54, 136-147 [PDF]

Van Putten, S., Shafieyan, Y., Hinz, B. (2015) Mechanical control of cardiac myofibroblasts, Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology 93, 133-142

Piersma, B., de Rond, S., Werker, P.M.N., Boo, S., Hinz, B. van Beuge, M.M., Bank, R.A. (2015) YAP1 is a driver of myofibroblast differentiation in normal and diseased fibroblasts. Am J Pathol 185, 3326-3337 [PDF]

Mohammadi, H., Pinto, V., Wang, Y., Hinz, B., Janmey, P.A., McCulloch, C.A. (2015) Filamin A Mediates Wound Closure by Promoting Elastic Deformation and Maintenance of Tension in the Extracellular Matrix. J Invest Dermatol 135, 2852-2861 [PDF]

Tobalem, M., Modarressi, A., Lévigne, D., Atashi, F. Villard, F., Hinz, B., Pittet-Cuenod, B. (2015) Hyperglycemia Interacts with Ischemia in a Synergistic Way on Wound Repair and Myofibroblast Differentiation Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – Global Open 3, e471 [PDF]

Dadson, K., Turdi, S., Boo, S., Hinz, B., and Sweeney, G.. (2015) Temporal and molecular analyses of cardiac extracellular matrix remodeling following pressure overload in adiponectin deficient mice PLoS One 10, e0121049  [PDF]

Protic, O., P. Toti, M.S. Islam, R. Occhini, S.R. Giannubilo, W.H. Catherino, S. Cinti, F. Petraglia, A. Ciavattini, M. Castellucci, B. Hinz, and P. Ciarmela. (2015). Possible involvement of inflammatory/reparative processes in the development of uterine fibroids. Cell Tissue Res 364(2):415-27 [PDF]

Zimina, E. and Hinz, B. (2015): The stressful life of cardiac myofibroblasts. In: Mechanisms of Cardiac Fibrosis and Heart Failure”. Springer Science and Business Media Publishing, ed: I. Dixon and J. Weigel, 71-92

Balestrini, J. and Hinz, B. (2015): The mechanical regulation of myofibroblasts; mechanically-guided matrix remodeling and prevention of fibrosis in regenerative medicine. In: “Cells, Forces and the Microenvironment”, Pan Stanford Publishing, Singapore, ed. A.E. Pelling and C. M. Cuerrier, 97-113

Shafieyan, Y., Hinz, B. (2015) Signs of stress on soft substrates (Commentary), Journal of Cell Communication and Signaling 9(4), 305-307