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24 February 2016


Recreating the Human Limbal Epithelial Stem Cell Niche with Bioengineered Limbal Crypts.

Levis HJ, Daniels JT.

Curr Eye Res. 2016 Jan 4:1-8.

Human corneal stromal stem cells support limbal epithelial cells cultured on RAFT tissue equivalents.

Kureshi AK, Dziasko M, Funderburgh JL, Daniels JT.

Sci Rep. 2015 Nov 4;5:16186. 

Limbal melanocytes support limbal epithelial stem cells in 2D and 3D microenvironments.

Dziasko MA, Tuft SJ, Daniels JT.

Exp Eye Res. 2015 Sep;138:70-9.

Optimization of optical and mechanical properties of real architecture for 3-dimensional tissue equivalents: Towards treatment of limbal epithelial stem cell deficiency.

Massie I, Kureshi AK, Schrader S, Shortt AJ, Daniels JT.

Acta Biomater. 2015 Sep;24:241-50. 

Functional limbal epithelial cells can be successfully isolated from organ culture rims following long-term storage.

Tovell VE, Massie I, Kureshi AK, Daniels JT.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2015 Jun;56(6):3531-40. 

Tissue Engineering the Cornea: The Evolution of RAFT.

Levis HJ, Kureshi AK, Massie I, Morgan L, Vernon AJ, Daniels JT.

J Funct Biomater. 2015 Jan 22;6(1):50-65. 

Advanced imaging and tissue engineering of the human limbal epithelial stem cell niche.

Massie I, Dziasko M, Kureshi A, Levis HJ, Morgan L, Neale M, Sheth R, Tovell VE, Vernon AJ, Funderburgh JL, Daniels JT.

Methods Mol Biol. 2015;1235:179-202. 

Limbal Fibroblasts Maintain Normal Phenotype in 3D RAFT Tissue Equivalents Suggesting Potential for Safe Clinical Use in Treatment of Ocular Surface Failure.

Massie I, Dale SB, Daniels JT.

Tissue Eng Part C Methods. 2015 Jun;21(6):576-84. 

Culture and Characterization of Oral Mucosal Epithelial Cells on a Fibrin Gel for Ocular Surface Reconstruction.

Sheth R, Neale MH, Shortt AJ, Massie I, Vernon AJ, Daniels JT.

Curr Eye Res. 2015;40(11):1077-87. 

Human corneal stromal stem cells exhibit survival capacity following isolation from stored organ-culture corneas.

Kureshi AK, Funderburgh JL, Daniels JT.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2014 Oct 21;55(11):7583-8.