Peer Reviewed Journal Publications

 
      2017 - Present
 
  1. Patel A, Gonzalez-Vendrell S, Haas G, Marcinczyk M, Ziemkiewicz N, Talovic M, Patel K, Fisher J, Garg K (2019), Regulation of Myogenesis by Substrate and Stimulation in vitro, accepted for publication in BioResearch open access.
  2. Talovic M, Patel K, Schwartz M, Madsen J, and Garg K (2019), Decellularized extracellular matrix gelloids support mesenchymal stem cell growth and function in vitro, Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, https://doi.org/10.1002/term.2933.
  3. Patel K, Dunn A, Talovic M, Haas G, Marcinczyk M, Elmashhady H, Growney E, Sell SA, Garg K (2019), Aligned nanofibers of decellularized muscle ECM support myogenic activity in primary satellite cells in vitro, Biomedical Materials, doi: 10.1088/1748-605X/ab0b06.
  4. Dunn A, Talovic M, Patel K, Patel A, Marcinczyk M, Garg K (2018), Biomaterial and stem cell-based strategies for skeletal muscle regeneration, Journal of Orthopedic Research, doi: 10.1002/jor.24212.
  5. Marcinczyk M, Dunn A, Haas G, Madsen J, Scheidt R, Patel K, Talovic M, Garg K (2018), The effect of laminin-111 hydrogels on muscle regeneration in a murine model of injury, Tissue Engineering Part A, doi: 10.1089/ten.TEA.2018.0200.
  6. Haas G, Dunn A, Marcinczyk M, Talovic M, Schwartz M, Scheidt R, Patel A, Hixon K, Elmashhady H,  McBride-Gagyi S, Sell S, Garg K (2018), Biomimetic sponges for regeneration of skeletal muscle following trauma, Journal of Biomedical Materials: Part A, 9999: 1-12.
  7. Ziemkiewicz N, Talovic M, Madsen J, Hill L, Scheidt R; Patel A, Haas G,  Marcinczyk M, Zustiak S, Garg K (2018), Laminin-111 functionalized polyethylene glycol hydrogels support myogenic activity in vitro, Biomedical Materials, 13: 065007.
  8. Elmashhady HH, Kraemer BA, Patel KH, Sell SA, Garg K (2017), Decellularized extracellular matrices for tissue engineering applications, Electrospinning, 1;87-99.
  9. Marcinczyk M, Elmashhady HH, Talovic M, Dunn A, Bugis F, Garg K (2017), Laminin-111 enriched fibrin hydrogels for skeletal muscle regeneration, Biomaterials, 141, 233-242. 

  10. Talovic M, Marcinczyk M, Ziemkiewicz N, Garg K (2017), Laminin Enriched Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering Applications,  Advances in Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine: open access, 2(3):00033.
 
      2008-2017
 
  1. Hurtgen BJ, Henderson BEP, Ward CL, Goldman SM, Garg K, McKinley TO, Greising SM, Wenke JC, Corona BT (2017), Impairment of early fracture healing by skeletal muscle trauma is restored by FK506, BMC musculoskeletal disorders, 18(1), 253.
  2. Hurtgen BJ, Ward CL, Wager CML, Garg K, Goldman SM,  Henderson BEP,  McKinley TO, Greising SM, Wenke JC, Corona BT (2017), Autologous minced muscle grafts improve endogenous fracture healing and muscle strength after musculoskeletal trauma, Physiological reports, 5 (14):e13362. 

  3. Garg K, Boppart MD (2016), Influence of Exercise and Aging on Extracellular Matrix Composition in the Skeletal Muscle Stem Cell Niche, Journal of Applied Physiology, 121 (5), 1053-1058.

  4. Pincu Y, Huntsman HD, Zou K, De Lisio M, Mahmassani ZS, Munroe MR, Garg K, Jensen T, Boppart MD (2016), Diet-induced obesity regulates adipose-resident stromal cell quantity and extracellular matrix gene expression, Stem Cell Research, 17(1): 181-190. 
  5. Hurtgen BJ, Ward CL, Garg K, Pollot BE, Goldman SM, McKinley TO, Wenke JC, Corona BT (2016), Severe muscle trauma triggers heightened and prolonged local musculoskeletal inflammation and impairs adjacent tibia fracture healing, Journal of Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions, 16(2):122-34.
  6. Walters TJ, Garg K, Corona BT (2015), Activity Attenuates Skeletal Muscle Fiber Damage after Ischemia- Reperfusion Injury, Muscle and Nerve, 52 (4), 640-648.
  7. Garg K, Corona BT, Walters TJ (2015), Therapeutic strategies for preventing skeletal muscle fibrosis after injury, Frontiers in Pharmacology, 6 (87).
  8. Garg K, Ward CL, Corona BT (2015), Asynchronous Inflammation and Myogenic Cell Migration Limit Muscle Tissue Regeneration Mediated by Acelluar Scaffolds, Inflammation and Cell Signaling, 1 (6): 530.
  9. Garg K, Ward CL, Hurtgen BJ, Wilken JM, Stinner DJ, Owens J, Wenke JC, Corona BT (2015), Volumetric Muscle Loss: Persistent Functional Deficits Beyond Frank Loss of Tissue, Journal of Orthopaedic Research, 33 (1): 40-46.
  10. Aurora A, Garg K, Corona BT, Walters TJ (2014), Physical Rehabilitation Improves Skeletal Muscle Function following Volumetric Muscle Loss Injury in Rats, BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation, 6(1): 41.
  11. Garg K, Corona BT, Walters TJ (2014), Effect of Losartan Treatment on Muscle Fibrosis and Regeneration after Volumetric Muscle Loss Injury, Journal of Applied Physiology, 117 (10): 1120-31.
  12. Garg K, Ward CL, Rathbone CR, Corona BT (2014), Transplantation of Minced Devitalized Muscle Scaffolds is Insufficient for De Novo Muscle Fiber Regeneration after Volumetric Muscle Loss Injury, Cell and Tissue Research, 358 (3): 857-873.
  13. Corona BT, Garg K, Roe JL, Zhu H, Park KH, Ma J, Walters TJ (2014), The Effect of Recombinant Human MG53 Protein on Tourniquet-Induced Ischemia Reperfusion Injury in Rat Muscle, Muscle & Nerve, 49 (6): 919-921.
  14. Corona BT, Garg K, Ward CL, McDaniel JS, Walters TJ, Rathbone CR (2013), Autologous Minced Muscle Grafts: A Tissue Engineering Therapy for the Volumetric Loss of Skeletal Muscle, American Journal of Physiology: Cell Physiology, 305 (7): C761-C775.
  15. Garg K, Pullen NA, Oskeritzian CA, Ryan JJ, Bowlin GL (2013), Macrophage Functional Polarization in Response to Varying Fiber Dimensions of Electrospun Scaffolds, Biomaterials, 34 (18): 4439-4451.
  16. McClure MJ, Garg K, Simpson DJ, Ryan JJ, Sell SA, Bowlin GL, Ericksen J (2013), The Influence of Platelet Rich Plasma on Myogenic Differentiation, Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, doi: 10.1002/term.1755.
  17. Madurantakam P, Rodriguez IA, Garg K, McCool JM, Moon PC, Bowlin GL (2012), Compression of Multilayered Composite Electrospun Scaffolds: A Novel Strategy to Rapidly Enhance Mechanical Properties and Three Dimensionality of Bone Scaffolds, Advances in Material Science and Engineering, 561273.
  18. Sell SA, Wolfe PS, Spence AJ, Rodriguez IA, McCool JM, Petrella RL, Garg K, Ericksen JJ, Bowlin GL (2012), A Preliminary Study on The Potential of Manuka Honey and Platelet-Rich Plasma in Wound Healing, International Journal of Biomaterials, 313781.
  19. Garg K, Bowlin GL (2011), Electrospinning Jets and Nanofibrous Structures, Biomicrofluidics, 5(1): 013403.
  20. Garg K, Ryan JJ, Bowlin GL (2011), Modulation of Mast Cell Adhesion, Proliferation and Cytokine Secretion on Electrospun Bioresorbable Vascular Grafts, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part A. 97(4):405-13.
  21. Sell SA, Wolfe PS, Garg K, McCool JM, Rodriguez IA, Bowlin GL (2010), The Use of Natural Polymers in Tissue Engineering: A Focus on Electrospun Extracellular Matrix Analogues, Polymers, 2 (4): 522-553.
  22. Garg K, Bowlin GL (2010), Creation of Bioresorbable Vascular Prosthetics Using Electrospinning, ACS Polymer Preprints, 51(2): 90.
  23. Garg K, Sell SA, Madurantakam P, Bowlin GL (2009), Angiogenic Potential of Human Macrophages on Electrospun Bioresorbable Vascular Grafts, Biomedical Materials, 4(3): 031001.
  24. Wolfe PS, Madurantakam P, Garg K, Sell SA, Beckman MJ, Bowlin GL (2009), Evaluation of Thrombogenic Potential of Electrospun Bioresorbable Vascular Graft Materials: Acute Monocyte Tissue Factor Expression, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part A., 92(4):1321-8.
  25. Sell SA, McClure MJ, Garg K, Wolfe PS, Bowlin GL (2009), Electrospinning of Collagen / Biopolymers for Regenerative Medicine and Cardiovascular Tissue Engineering, Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews, 61(12):1007-19.
  26. Sell SA, Francis MP, Garg K, McClure MJ, Simpson DG, Bowlin GL (2008), Cross-Linking Methods of Electrospun Fibrinogen Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering Applications, Biomedical Materials, 3 (4):045001.
 
 

Book Chapters

  1. Dunn A, Marcinczyk M, Talovic M, Patel KH, Haas G, and Garg K (2018), Role of Stem Cells and Extracellular Matrix in Skeletal Muscle Regeneration, In Muscle Cell and Tissue, Editor: Prof. Kunihiro Sakuma, Publisher: InTechOpen. http://dx.doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.75828.

  2. McClure MJ, Garg K, Rodriguez IA, McCool JM, Bowlin GL (2011), ECM Analogues Obtained by Electrospun Nanofibers, In Electrospinning for Advanced Biomedical Applications and Therapies, iSmithers Rapra Publishing.

  3. Garg K, Sell SA and Bowlin GL (2009), Electrospinning and its Influence on the Structure of Polymeric Nanofibers, In Handbook of Textile Fibre Structure. Woodhead Publishing in Textiles: Number 88, Eichhorn, S.; Hearle, J.W.S.; Jaffe, M. and T. Kikutani, Eds. Woodhead Publishing Limited, Cambridge, UK, 958-981.

Conference Presentations

      
      2016- Present
 
  1. Dunn A, Haas G, Madsen J, Scheidt R, McBride-Gagyi S, (2019), Biomimetic Sponges Restore Function in a Composite Trauma Model. Poster Presentation at the Musculoskeletal Research Center Winter Symposium, Washington University at St. Louis, MO. (Poster Award Finalist)
  2. Haas G*, Dunn A*, Marcinczyk M, Talovic M, Scheidt R, Patel A, Schwartz M, Hixon K, Elmashhady H, McBride-Gagyi S, Sell SA, Garg K (2018), Biomimetic sponges enhance regeneration following volumetric muscle loss, Oral presentation at the BMES 2018 annual meeting, Atlanta, Georgia. *authors contributed equally
  3. Patel A, Gonzalez-Vendrell S, Haas G, Marcinczyk M, Ziemkiewicz N, Talovic M, Patel K, Fisher J, Garg K (2018), Regulation of Myogenesis by Substrate and Stimulation in vitro, Poster presented at the BMES 2018 annual meeting, Atlanta, Georgia. (Received Outstanding Achievement in Undergraduate Research and Design Award).
  4. Ziemkiewicz N, Talovic M, Madsen J, Hill L, Scheidt R; Patel A, Haas G,  Marcinczyk M, Zustiak S, Garg K (2018), PEGylated Laminin Hydrogels for Skeletal Muscle Regeneration, Oral presentation at the BMES 2018 annual meeting, Atlanta, Georgia.
  5. Garg K (2018), Regenerative Medicine, invited talk at the 6th Annual Health Conference, Future of healthcare and medicine, Saint Louis University.
  6. Marcinczyk M, Dunn A, Haas G, Madsen J, Scheidt R, Garg K (2018), Laminin-111 enriched fibrin hydrogels enhance skeletal muscle regeneration following volumetric muscle loss, Podium presentation at the 10th symposium on Biologic Scaffolds for Regenerative Medicine, Napa, CA.
  7. Dunn A*, Haas G*, Marcinczyk M, Talovic M, Scheidt R, Patel A, Schwartz M, Hixon K, Elmashhady H, McBride-Gagyi S, Sell SA, Garg K (2018), Biomimetic collagen laminin-111 sponges promote myogenic regeneration in a murine volumetric muscle loss model, Podium presentation at the University of Memphis Biomaterials Day, Memphis, TN. *authors contributed equally

  8. Dunn A*, Haas G*, Marcinczyk M, Talovic M, Scheidt R, Patel A, Schwartz M, Hixon K, Elmashhady H, McBride-Gagyi S, Sell SA, Garg K (2018), Biomimetic sponges support myogenic activity in a murine volumetric muscle loss model, Podium and poster presentation at the 22nd annual regenerative medicine workshop, Charleston, SC. *authors contributed equally. (3rd place winner at the conference poster competition)
  9. Marcinczyk M, Dunn A, Haas G, Madsen J, Scheidt R, Garg K (2018), Laminin-111 enriched fibrin hydrogels enhance skeletal muscle regeneration following volumetric muscle loss, Poster presented at the 22nd annual regenerative medicine workshop, Charleston, SC.
  10. Garg K (2017), Extracellular matrix analogues  for skeletal muscle regeneration, invited seminar at School of Biological Sciences, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO.
  11. Patel K, Elmashhady H, Dunn A, Haas G, Marcinczyk M, Talovic M, Kalaf E, Sell SA, Garg K (2017), Aligned nanofibers of muscle extracellular matrix for skeletal muscle regeneration, Poster presented at the Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ.
  12. Marcinczyk M, Elmashhady H, Bugis F, Talovic M, Garg K (2017), Laminin-111 enriched hydrogels for regeneration of functional muscle tissue following volumetric muscle loss injuries, Poster presented at Hilton Head Regenerative Workshop, SC. (NSF Travel award recipient)
  13. Talovic M, Marcinczyk M, Elmashhady H, Garg K (2017), Non-enzymatic glycation of collagen impairs regenerative capacity of mesenchymal stem cells, Poster presented at Hilton Head Regenerative Workshop, SC and also at the STLAURS symposium.
  14. Elmashhady H, Patel K, Kalaf EG, Sell SA, Garg K (2017), Nanofibrous decellularized ECM scaffolds for improving skeletal muscle regeneration and function following volumetric muscle loss, Poster presented at GSA symposium, Saint Louis University.
  15. Garg K (2016), Extracellular Matrix Analogues for Regeneration of Functional Muscle Tissue following Volumetric Muscle Loss Injuries, Podium Presentation, 2nd Annual Wound Healing Symposium, Doisy Research Center, Saint Louis University.
  16. Dunn AJ, Hilliard G, Hixon KR, Richard PN, Shornick LP, Garg K, Sell SA (2016), Incorporation of platelet rich plasma into silk fibroin electrospun scaffolds for the treatment of pressure ulcers, 2016 Midwest BME Regional Conference, Urbana-Champaign, IL.
  17. Ziemkiewicz N, Patel K, Hill L, Marcinczyk M, Panicker S, Sikiric D, Garg K (2016), Collagen-laminin hydrogels for improving skeletal muscle regeneration, Poster Presentation, Sigma Xi Symposium at Saint Louis University.

 

        2008-2016

 

  1. Dvoretskiy S, Garg K, Munroe M, Boppart MD (2016), Skeletal Muscle Pericytes Transition to a Mesenchymal Stromal Cell Phenotype Following an Acute Bout of Electrical Stimulation, Poster presented at APS Integrative Biology of Exercise Meeting, Phoenix, AZ. 
  2. Garg K, Dvoretskiy S, Mahmassani Z, Burkin D, Boppart M (2015), Laminin-111Supplementation Suppresses Inflammation and Fibrosis in Response to Mechanical Overload in Aged Skeletal Muscle, Poster Presented at the 4th Annual Symposium on Regenerative Rehabilitation, Rochester, MN.

  3. Garg K, Ward CL, Hurtgen BJ, Wilken JM, Stinner DJ, Owens J, Wenke JC, Corona BT (2014), Volumetric Muscle Loss: Persistent Functional Deficits Beyond Frank Loss of Tissue, Poster Presentation, Orthopaedic Research Society 60th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.

  4. Garg K, Pullen NA, Ryan JJ, Bowlin GL (2012), Macrophage Polarization in Response to Varying Fiber Dimensions of Electrospun Bioresorbable Vascular Grafts, Oral Presentation, 9th World Biomaterials Congress (WBC), Chengdu, China.

  5. Garg K, Pullen NA, Ryan JJ, Bowlin GL (2012), The impact of varying properties of electrospun scaffolds on the phenotype of bone marrow derived murine macrophages, Poster presented at 16th Annual Hilton Head Workshop, Hilton Head Island, SC.

  6. Garg K, Bowlin GL (2010), Nonwoven Bioresorbable Vascular Grafts, 4th International Conference on Technical Textiles and Nonwovens, New Delhi, India.

  7. Garg K, Ryan JJ, Bowlin GL (2010), Modulation of Mast Cell Adhesion, Proliferation and Cytokine Secretion on Electrospun Bioresorbable Vascular Grafts, Poster presented at International Society for Applied Cardiovascular Biology’s (ISACB) 12th Biennial Meeting, Boston, MA.

  8. Garg K, Francis MP, Sell SA, Moghaddam YM, Madurantakam P, Bowlin GL (2008), Angiogenic Potential of Human Macrophages on Electrospun Scaffolds, Poster presented at 12th Annual Hilton Head Workshop, SC.

  9. Garg K, Sell SA, Smith DC, Madurantakam P, Bowlin GL (2008), Evaluation of Angiogenic Activity in Human Macrophages on Electrospun Vascular Grafts, Poster presented at The Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine International Society (TERMIS), San Diego, CA.

Provisional Patents

  1. Garg K, Sell SA, Patel K, Elmashhady H, Kalaf E (2017), Aligned electrospun matrices of decellularized muscle for tissue regeneration, U.S. Patent Application Serial No. 62/478,728.

  2. Garg K, Haas G (2017), Biomimetic sponges for tissue regeneration, U.S. Patent Application Serial No. 62/577,815.

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