Publications

  1. Houdek MT, Wyles CC, Smith JH, Terzic A, Behfar A, Sierra RJ. Hip decompression combined with bone marrow concentrate and platelet-rich plasma for corticosteroid-induced osteonecrosis of the femoral head : mid-term update from a prospective study. Bone Jt Open. 2021 Nov; 2 (11):926-931
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  2. Yamada S, Bartunek J, Behfar A, Terzic A. Mass Customized Outlook for Regenerative Heart Failure Care. Int J Mol Sci. 2021 Oct 22; 22 (21)
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  3. Kisby CK, Shadrin IY, Rolland TJ, Stalboerger PG, Zhou B, Trabuco EC, Behfar A, Occhino JA. Exosome-Induced Vaginal Tissue Regeneration in a Porcine Mesh Exposure Model. Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg. 2021 Oct 1; 27 (10):609-615
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  4. Arrell DK, Crespo-Diaz RJ, Yamada S, Jeon R, Garmany A, Park S, Adolf JP, Livia C, Hillestad ML, Bartunek J, Behfar A, Terzic A. Secretome signature of cardiopoietic cells echoed in rescued infarcted heart proteome. Stem Cells Transl Med. 2021 Sep; 10 (9):1320-1328 Epub 2021 May 28
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  5. Ren Y, Zhang S, Wang Y, Jacobson DS, Reisdorf RL, Kuroiwa T, Behfar A, Moran SL, Steinmann SP, Zhao C. Effects of purified exosome product on rotator cuff tendon-bone healing in vitro and in vivo. Biomaterials. 2021 Sep; 276:121019 Epub 2021 July 23
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  6. Smith C, Crowley A, Munsie M, Behfar A, DeMartino ES, Staff NP, Shapiro SA, Master Z. Academic Physician Specialists' Approaches to Counseling Patients Interested in Unproven Stem Cell and Regenerative Therapies-A Qualitative Analysis. Mayo Clin Proc. 2021 Aug 25 [Epub ahead of print]
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  7. Shi G, Wang Y, Wang Z, Thoreson AR, Jacobson DS, Amadio PC, Behfar A, Moran SL, Zhao C. A novel engineered purified exosome product patch for tendon healing: An explant in an ex vivo model. J Orthop Res. 2021 Aug; 39 (8):1825-1837 Epub 2020 Oct 14
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  8. Rosenbaum AN, Clavell AL, Stulak JM, Behfar A. Accuracy of Noninvasive Blood Pressure Versus Central Aortic Pressure in Patients Supported on Left Ventricular Assist Device Therapy. ASAIO J. 2021 Aug 1; 67 (8):e134-e136
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  9. Ikumi A, Gingery A, Toyoshima Y, Zhao C, Moran SL, Livia C, Rolland T, Peterson T, Sabbah MS, Boroumand S, Saffari TM, Behfar A, Shin AY, Amadio PC. Administration of Purified Exosome Product in a Rat Sciatic Serve Reverse Autograft Model. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2021 Aug 1; 148 (2):200e-211e
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  10. Kumar V, Manduca A, Rao C, Ryu AJ, Gibbons RJ, Gersh BJ, Chandrasekaran K, Asirvatham SJ, Araoz PA, Oh JK, Egbe AC, Behfar A, Borlaug BA, Anavekar NS. An under-recognized phenomenon: Myocardial volume change during the cardiac cycle. Echocardiography. 2021 Aug; 38 (8):1235-1244 Epub 2021 June 04
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  11. Kassi M, Rosenbaum AN, El Sabbagh A, Boilson B, Behfar A. Hemodynamic Assessment of Dual Obstructive Left Ventricular Assist Device Lesions. Cureus. 2021 Aug; 13 (8):e17180 Epub 2021 Aug 14
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  12. Espinosa S, El Sabbagh A, Behfar A, Patel P. Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair Using MitraClip in Secondary Mitral Valve Regurgitation Guided by Real-Time Pressure-Volume Loops. Heart Views. 2021 Jul-Sep; 22 (3):212-213 Epub 2021 Oct 11
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  13. Rosenbaum AN, Ternus BW, Pahwa S, Stulak JM, Clavell AL, Schettle SD, Behfar A, Jentzer JC. Risk of Liver Dysfunction After Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation. Ann Thorac Surg. 2021 Jun; 111 (6):1961-1967 Epub 2020 Oct 12
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  14. Yamada S, Jeon R, Garmany A, Behfar A, Terzic A. Screening for regenerative therapy responders in heart failure. Biomark Med. 2021 Jun; 15 (10):775-783 Epub 2021 June 25
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  15. Ternus B, Behfar A, Schirger J, Barsness G, Eleid M, Patel P, Stulak J, Jentzer J. Outcomes of Ambulatory Heart Failure Patients Managed With an Intra-aortic Balloon Pump Before Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation. ASAIO J. 2021 Apr 1; 67 (4):430-435
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  16. Rosenbaum AN, Jain CC, Shadrin IY, El Hajj SC, El Sabbagh A, Behfar A. Percutaneous Axillary Intra-aortic Balloon Pump Insertion Technique as Bridge to Advanced Heart Failure Therapy. ASAIO J. 2021 Apr 1; 67 (4):e81-e85
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  17. Daly RC, Rosenbaum AN, Dearani JA, Clavell AL, Pereira NL, Boilson BA, Frantz RP, Behfar A, Dunlay SM, Rodeheffer RJ, Schirger JA, Taner T, Gandhi MJ, Heimbach JK, Rosen CB, Edwards BS, Kushwaha SS. Heart-After-Liver Transplantation Attenuates Rejection of Cardiac Allografts in Sensitized Patients. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2021 Mar 16; 77 (10):1331-1340
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  18. Li M, Yamada S, Shi A, Singh RD, Rolland TJ, Jeon R, Lopez N, Shelerud L, Terzic A, Behfar A. Brachyury engineers cardiac repair competent stem cells. Stem Cells Transl Med. 2021 Mar; 10 (3):385-397 Epub 2020 Oct 24
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  19. Kisby CK, Shadrin IY, Peng LT, Stalboerger PG, Trabuco EC, Behfar A, Occhino JA. Impact of Repeat Dosing and Mesh Exposure Chronicity on Exosome-Induced Vaginal Tissue Regeneration in a Porcine Mesh Exposure Model. Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg. 2021 Mar 1; 27 (3):195-201
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  20. Yamada S, Behfar A, Terzic A. Regenerative medicine clinical readiness. Regen Med. 2021 Mar; 16 (3):309-322 Epub 2021 Feb 24
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  21. Hargraves IG, Behfar A, Simha V, Donoghue C, Renner AS, Montori VM, Brito JP. From tissue to human regeneration: the development of a comprehensive regenerative care clinic for people with diabetes. Regen Med. 2021 Mar; 16 (3):219-228 Epub 2021 Mar 16
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  22. Rosenbaum AN, Stulak JM, Clavell AL, Behfar A. Inadequate left ventricular unloading during ramp is associated with hospitalization or death during left ventricular assist device support. Artif Organs. 2021 Feb; 45 (2):115-123 Epub 2020 Sept 03
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  23. Ryu AJ, Kumar V, Borlaug BA, Manduca A, Rao CK, Gibbons RJ, Asirvatham SJ, Gersh BJ, Chandrasekaran K, Araoz PA, Oh JK, Egbe AC, Behfar A, Anavekar NS. Systolic-to-diastolic myocardial volume ratio as a novel imaging marker of cardiomyopathy. Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 1; 322:272-277 Epub 2020 Aug 12
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  24. Kumar V, Ryu AJ, Manduca A, Rao C, Gibbons RJ, Gersh BJ, Chandrasekaran K, Asirvatham SJ, Araoz PA, Oh JK, Egbe AC, Behfar A, Borlaug BA, Anavekar NS. Cardiac MRI demonstrates compressibility in healthy myocardium but not in myocardium with reduced ejection fraction. Int J Cardiol. 2021 Jan 1; 322:278-283 Epub 2020 Aug 29
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  25. Rosenbaum AN, Clavell AL, Stulak JM, Behfar A. Correction of High Afterload Improves Low Cardiac Output in Patients Supported on Left Ventricular Assist Device Therapy. ASAIO J. 2021 Jan 1; 67 (1):32-38
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  26. Shi A, Li J, Qiu X, Sabbah M, Boroumand S, Huang TC, Zhao C, Terzic A, Behfar A, Moran SL. TGF-beta loaded exosome enhances ischemic wound healing in vitro and in vivo. Theranostics. 2021; 11 (13):6616-6631 Epub 2021 Apr 30
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  27. van Zyl M, Pedrotty DM, Karabulut E, Kuzmenko V, Samfors S, Livia C, Vaidya V, Sugrue A, McLeod CJ, Behfar A, Asirvatham SJ, Gatenholm P, Kapa S. Injectable conductive hydrogel restores conduction through ablated myocardium. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2020 Dec; 31 (12):3293-3301 Epub 2020 Oct 05
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  28. Bansal A, Pandey MK, Yamada S, Goyal R, Schmit NR, Jeon R, Nesbitt JJ, Witt TA, Singh RD, Gunderson TM, Boroumand S, Li M, Crespo-Diaz RJ, Hillestad ML, Terzic A, Behfar A, DeGrado TR. [(89)Zr]Zr-DBN labeled cardiopoietic stem cells proficient for heart failure. Nucl Med Biol. 2020 Nov - Dec; 90-91:23-30 Epub 2020 Sept 09
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  29. Bartunek J, Terzic A, Davison BA, Behfar A, Sanz-Ruiz R, Wojakowski W, Sherman W, Heyndrickx GR, Metra M, Filippatos GS, Waldman SA, Teerlink JR, Henry TD, Gersh BJ, Hajjar R, Tendera M, Senger S, Cotter G, Povsic TJ, Wijns W, CHART Program. Cardiopoietic stem cell therapy in ischaemic heart failure: long-term clinical outcomes. ESC Heart Fail. 2020 Oct 23 [Epub ahead of print]
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  30. Qi J, Liu Q, Reisdorf RL, Boroumand S, Behfar A, Moran SL, Amadio PC, Gingery A, Zhao C. Characterization of a purified exosome product and its effects on canine flexor tenocyte biology. J Orthop Res. 2020 Aug; 38 (8):1845-1855 Epub 2020 Jan 24
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  31. Asleh R, Albitar HAH, Schettle SD, Kushwaha SS, Pereira NL, Behfar A, Stulak JM, Rodeheffer RJ, Iyer VN. Intravenous bevacizumab as a novel treatment for refractory left ventricular assist device-related gastrointestinal bleeding. J Heart Lung Transplant 2020 May; 39 (5):492-495 Epub 2020 Feb 24
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  32. Rosenbaum AN, Soldatova A, Stulak JM, Clavell A, Behfar A. Intrinsic Myocardial Function and Relationship with Left Ventricular Unloading in Patients Supported on CF-LVAD Therapy. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2020 Apr; 39 (4S):S158 Epub 2020 Mar 30
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  33. Schumer EM, Khullar V, Daly RC, Behfar A, Stulak JM. The Impact of the New Heart Allocation System: Is Donor-Recipient Mismatch Still Clinically Important? J Heart Lung Transplant. 2020 Apr; 39 (4S):S269 Epub 2020 Mar 30
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  34. Schumer EM, Khullar V, Daly RC, Behfar A, Stulak JM. The Fallout of Heart Allocation System Changes: Practice Patterns and Landscape of the Recipient. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2020 Apr; 39 (4S):S270 Epub 2020 Mar 30
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  35. Pahwa S, Lee G, Tchantchaleishvili V, Weber M, Khullar V, Daly R, Schumer E, Rosenbaum A, Schettle S, Behfar A, Stulak J. Functional Outcomes Not Significantly Impacted by Hemocompatibility-Related Adverse Event Burden among Different Devices. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2020 Apr; 39 (4S):S439-S440 Epub 2020 Mar 30
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  36. Rosenbaum AN, Bohman JK, Rehfeldt KH, Stulak JM, Daly RC, Klompas AM, Behfar A, Yalamuri SM. Dual RVAD-ECMO Circuits to Treat Cardiogenic Shock and Hypoxemia Due to Necrotizing Lung Infection: A Case Report. A A Pract. 2020 Apr; 14 (6):e01181
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  37. Arrell DK, Rosenow CS, Yamada S, Behfar A, Terzic A. Cardiopoietic stem cell therapy restores infarction-altered cardiac proteome. NPJ Regen Med. 2020 Mar 12; 5 (1):5
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  38. Koerber DM, Rosenbaum AN, Olson TP, Kushwaha S, Stulak J, Maltais S, Behfar A. Exercise-induced hypoxemia predicts heart failure hospitalization and death in patients supported with left ventricular assist devices. Int J Artif Organs. 2020 Mar; 43 (3):165-172 Epub 2019 Oct 19
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  39. Yamada S, Arrell DK, Rosenow CS, Bartunek J, Behfar A, Terzic A. Ventricular remodeling in ischemic heart failure stratifies responders to stem cell therapy. Stem Cells Transl Med. 2020 Jan; 9 (1):74-79 Epub 2019 Aug 02
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  40. Gulati R, Behfar A, Narula J, Kanwar A, Lerman A, Cooper L, Singh M. Acute Myocardial Infarction in Young Individuals. Mayo Clin Proc. 2020 Jan; 95 (1):136-156
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  41. Arrell DK, Rosenow CS, Yamada S, Behfar A, Terzic A. Cardiopoietic stem cell therapy restores infarction-altered cardiac proteome. NPJ Regen Med. 2020; 5:5 Epub 2020 Mar 12
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  42. Kazemi NY, Jain C, Bois MC, Behfar A, Olivier K, Markovic SN. Heart Block Caused by Cardiac Metastasis From Merkel Cell Carcinoma: A Case Report. Mayo Clin Proc Innov Qual Outcomes. 2019 Dec; 3 (4):510-516 Epub 2019 Nov 22
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  43. Asleh R, Alnsasra H, Daly RC, Schettle SD, Briasoulis A, Taher R, Dunlay SM, Stulak JM, Behfar A, Pereira NL, Frantz RP, Edwards BS, Clavell AL, Kushwaha SS. Predictors and Clinical Outcomes of Vasoplegia in Patients Bridged to Heart Transplantation With Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices. J Am Heart Assoc. 2019 Nov 19; 8 (22):e013108 Epub 2019 Nov 08
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  44. AbouEzzeddine OF, Kemp BJ, Borlaug BA, Mullan BP, Behfar A, Pislaru SV, Fudim M, Redfield MM, Chareonthaitawee P. Myocardial Energetics in Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction. Circ Heart Fail. 2019 Oct; 12 (10):e006240 Epub 2019 Oct 15
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  45. Alnsasra H, Asleh R, Schettle SD, Pereira NL, Frantz RP, Edwards BS, Clavell AL, Maltais S, Daly RC, Stulak JM, Rosenbaum AN, Behfar A, Kushwaha SS. Diastolic Pulmonary Gradient as a Predictor of Right Ventricular Failure After Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation. J Am Heart Assoc. 2019 Aug 20; 8 (16):e012073 Epub 2019 Aug 14
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  46. Wyles CC, Paradise CR, Houdek MT, Slager SL, Terzic A, Behfar A, van Wijnen AJ, Sierra RJ. CORR(R) ORS Richard A. Brand Award: Disruption in Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor-gamma (PPARG) Increases Osteonecrosis Risk Through Genetic Variance and Pharmacologic Modulation. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2019 Aug; 477 (8):1800-1812
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  47. Al-Hijji MA, Lennon RJ, Gulati R, El Sabbagh A, Park JY, Crusan D, Kanwar A, Behfar A, Lerman A, Holmes DR, Bell M, Singh M. Safety and Risk of Major Complications With Diagnostic Cardiac Catheterization. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 Jul; 12 (7):e007791 Epub 2019 July 09
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  48. Yetmar ZA, Lahr B, O'Horo J, Behfar A, Sampathkumar P, Beam E. Pulmonary artery catheter epidemiology of risk in pre-heart-transplant recipients. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2019 Jun; 40 (6):632-638 Epub 2019 Apr 30
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  49. Behfar A, Terzic A. Regeneration for All: An Odyssey in Biotherapy. Eur Heart J. 2019 Apr 1; 40 (13):1033-1035
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  50. Rosenbaum AN, Frantz RP, Kushwaha SS, Stulak JM, Maltais S, Behfar A. Novel Left Heart Catheterization Ramp Protocol to Guide Hemodynamic Optimization in Patients Supported With Left Ventricular Assist Device Therapy. J Am Heart Assoc. 2019 Feb 19; 8 (4):e010232
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  51. Kassi M, Rosenbaum AN, Wiley BM, Behfar A. Novel Use for Intracardiac Echocardiography: Evaluation of Patients With Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2019 Feb; 12 (2):363-366 Epub 2018 Sept 12
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  52. Singh RD, Hillestad ML, Livia C, Li M, Alekseev AE, Witt TA, Stalboerger PG, Yamada S, Terzic A, Behfar A. M(3)RNA Drives Targeted Gene Delivery in Acute Myocardial Infarction. Tissue Eng Part A. 2019 Jan; 25 (1-2):145-158 Epub 2018 Sept 21
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  53. Livia C, Sugrue A, Witt T, Polkinghorne MD, Maor E, Kapa S, Lehmann HI, DeSimone CV, Behfar A, Asirvatham SJ, McLeod CJ. Elimination of Purkinje Fibers by Electroporation Reduces Ventricular Fibrillation Vulnerability. J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 Aug 7; 7 (15):e009070
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  54. Asleh R, Hasin T, Briasoulis A, Schettle SD, Borlaug BA, Behfar A, Pereira NL, Edwards BS, Clavell AL, Joyce LD, Maltais S, Stulak JM, Kushwaha SS. Hemodynamic Assessment of Patients With and Without Heart Failure Symptoms Supported by a Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device. Mayo Clin Proc. 2018 Jul; 93 (7):895-903 Epub 2018 June 19
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  55. Bartunek J, Terzic A, Behfar A, Wijns W. Clinical Experience With Regenerative Therapy in Heart Failure: Advancing Care With Cardiopoietic Stem Cell Interventions. Circ Res. 2018 May 11; 122 (10):1344-1346
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  56. Joyce DL, Redfield MM, Kushwaha SS, Behfar A, Borlaug BA, Daly RC, Sandhu GS, Joyce LD. Pulmonary Pressure Assessment with the Total Artificial Heart. ASAIO J. 2018 May/Jun; 64 (3):e34-e36
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  57. Houdek MT, Wyles CC, Collins MS, Howe BM, Terzic A, Behfar A, Sierra RJ. Reply to the Letter to the Editor: Stem Cells Combined With Platelet-rich Plasma Effectively Treat Corticosteroid-induced Osteonecrosis of the Hip: A Prospective Study. Clin Orthop Relat Res 2018 May; 476 (5):1129-1130
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  58. Hargraves IG, Behfar A, Foxen JL, Montori VM, Terzic A. Towards regeneration: the evolution of medicine from fighting to building. BMJ. 2018 Apr 17; 361:k1586
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  59. Houdek MT, Wyles CC, Collins MS, Howe BM, Terzic A, Behfar A, Sierra RJ. Stem Cells Combined With Platelet-rich Plasma Effectively Treat Corticosteroid-induced Osteonecrosis of the Hip: A Prospective Study. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2018 Feb; 476 (2):388-397
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  60. Chebib FT, Hogan MC, El-Zoghby ZM, Irazabal MV, Senum SR, Heyer CM, Madsen CD, Cornec-Le Gall E, Behfar A, Harris PC, Torres VE. Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Patients May Be Predisposed to Various Cardiomyopathies. Kidney Int Rep. 2017 Sep; 2 (5):913-923 Epub 2017 June 06
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  61. Wang RM, Johnson TD, He J, Rong Z, Wong M, Nigam V, Behfar A, Xu Y, Christman KL. Humanized mouse model for assessing the human immune response to xenogeneic and allogeneic decellularized biomaterials. Biomaterials. 2017 Jun; 129:98-110 Epub 2017 Mar 11
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  62. Bartunek J, Terzic A, Davison BA, Filippatos GS, Radovanovic S, Beleslin B, Merkely B, Musialek P, Wojakowski W, Andreka P, Horvath IG, Katz A, Dolatabadi D, El Nakadi B, Arandjelovic A, Edes I, Seferovic PM, Obradovic S, Vanderheyden M, Jagic N, Petrov I, Atar S, Halabi M, Gelev VL, Shochat MK, Kasprzak JD, Sanz-Ruiz R, Heyndrickx GR, Nyolczas N, Legrand V, Guedes A, Heyse A, Moccetti T, Fernandez-Aviles F, Jimenez-Quevedo P, Bayes-Genis A, Hernandez-Garcia JM, Ribichini F, Gruchala M, Waldman SA, Teerlink JR, Gersh BJ, Povsic TJ, Henry TD, Metra M, Hajjar RJ, Tendera M, Behfar A, Alexandre B, Seron A, Stough WG, Sherman W, Cotter G, Wijns W, CHART Program. Cardiopoietic cell therapy for advanced ischaemic heart failure: results at 39 weeks of the prospective, randomized, double blind, sham-controlled CHART-1 clinical trial. Eur Heart J. 2017 Mar 1; 38 (9):648-660
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  63. Wang X, Yamada S, LaRiviere WB, Ye H, Bakeberg JL, Irazabal MV, Chebib FT, van Deursen J, Harris PC, Sussman CR, Behfar A, Ward CJ, Torres VE. Generation and phenotypic characterization of Pde1a mutant mice. PLoS One. 2017; 12 (7):e0181087 Epub 2017 July 27
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  64. El Sabbagh A, Al-Hijji M, Gulati R, Rihal CS, Pollak PM, Behfar A. Percutaneous Stenting of a Left Ventricular Assist Device Outflow Kink. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2016 Dec 26; 9 (24):e229-e231 Epub 2016 Nov 23
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  65. Goel K, Gulati R, Reeder GS, Lennon RJ, Lewis BR, Behfar A, Sandhu GS, Rihal CS, Singh M. Low Body Mass Index, Serum Creatinine, and Cause of Death in Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. J Am Heart Assoc. 2016 Oct 31; 5 (11)
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  66. Terzic A, Behfar A. Stem cell therapy for heart failure: Ensuring regenerative proficiency. Trends Cardiovasc Med. 2016 Jul; 26 (5):395-404 Epub 2016 Jan 28
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  67. San-Marina S, Voss S, Crespo-Diaz R, Wyles C, Behfar A, Stalboeger P, Janus JR. Adipose-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cell Features in Patients with a History of Head and Neck Radiation. Laryngoscope Investig Otolaryngol. 2016 Jun; 1 (3):36-41 Epub 2016 June 10
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  68. Houdek MT, Wyles CC, Stalboerger PG, Terzic A, Behfar A, Moran SL. Collagen and Fractionated Platelet-Rich Plasma Scaffold for Dermal Regeneration. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 May; 137 (5):1498-1506
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  69. Houdek MT, Wyles CC, Packard BD, Terzic A, Behfar A, Sierra RJ. Decreased Osteogenic Activity of Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Patients With Corticosteroid-Induced Osteonecrosis of the Femoral Head. J Arthroplasty. 2016 Apr; 31 (4):893-8 Epub 2015 Aug 29
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  70. Faustino RS, Behfar A, Groenendyk J, Wyles SP, Niederlander N, Reyes S, Puceat M, Michalak M, Terzic A, Perez-Terzic C. Calreticulin secures calcium-dependent nuclear pore competency required for cardiogenesis. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2016 Mar; 92:63-74 Epub 2016 Jan 27
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  71. Bartunek J, Davison B, Sherman W, Povsic T, Henry TD, Gersh B, Metra M, Filippatos G, Hajjar R, Behfar A, Homsy C, Cotter G, Wijns W, Tendera M, Terzic A. Congestive Heart Failure Cardiopoietic Regenerative Therapy (CHART-1) trial design. Eur J Heart Fail. 2016 Feb; 18 (2):160-8 Epub 2015 Dec 14
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  72. Johnson TD, Hill RC, Dzieciatkowska M, Nigam V, Behfar A, Christman KL, Hansen KC. Quantification of decellularized human myocardial matrix: A comparison of six patients. Proteomics Clin Appl. 2016 Jan; 10 (1):75-83 Epub 2015 Sept 28
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  73. Singh M, Jensen MD, Lerman A, Kushwaha S, Rihal CS, Gersh BJ, Behfar A, Tchkonia T, Thomas RJ, Lennon RJ, Keenan LR, Moore AG, Kirkland JL. Effect of Low-Dose Rapamycin on Senescence Markers and Physical Functioning in Older Adults with Coronary Artery Disease: Results of a Pilot Study. J Frailty Aging. 2016; 5 (4):204-207
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  74. Wyles CC, Houdek MT, Crespo-Diaz RJ, Norambuena GA, Stalboerger PG, Terzic A, Behfar A, Sierra RJ. Adipose-derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells Are Phenotypically Superior for Regeneration in the Setting of Osteonecrosis of the Femoral Head. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2015 Oct; 473 (10):3080-90 Epub 2015 June 13
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  75. Bartunek J, Vanderheyden M, Behfar A. Integrate and boost: bioscaffolds nurture the cardiac regenerative paradigm. Stem Cell Res Ther. 2015 Sep 23; 6:183 Epub 2015 Sept 23
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  76. Banovic M, Loncar Z, Behfar A, Vanderheyden M, Beleslin B, Zeiher A, Metra M, Terzic A, Bartunek J. Endpoints in stem cell trials in ischemic heart failure. Stem Cell Res Ther. 2015 Aug 29; 6:159
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  77. Dalen M, Behfar A, Terzic A, Schiller P, Seron A, Sherman W, Mansson-Broberg A, Grinnemo KH. Percutaneous fluoroscopic-guided endomyocardial delivery in an experimental model of left ventricular assist device support. Journal Of Cardiovascular Translational Research. 2015 Aug; 8(6):381-4.
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  78. Moulay G, Ohtani T, Ogut O, Guenzel A, Behfar A, Zakeri R, Haines P, Storlie J, Bowen L, Pham L, Kaye D, Sandhu G, O'Connor M, Russell S, Redfield M. Cardiac AAV9 Gene Delivery Strategies in Adult Canines: Assessment by Long-term Serial SPECT Imaging of Sodium Iodide Symporter Expression. Mol Ther. 2015 Jul; 23 (7):1211-1221 Epub 2015 Apr 27
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  79. Yamada S, Arrell DK, Martinez-Fernandez A, Behfar A, Kane GC, Perez-Terzic CM, Crespo-Diaz RJ, McDonald RJ, Wyles SP, Zlatkovic-Lindor J, Nelson TJ, Terzic A. Regenerative Therapy Prevents Heart Failure Progression in Dyssynchronous Nonischemic Narrow QRS Cardiomyopathy. J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 May 11; 4 (5)
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  80. Wyles CC, Houdek MT, Wyles SP, Wagner ER, Behfar A, Sierra RJ. Differential cytotoxicity of corticosteroids on human mesenchymal stem cells. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2015 Mar; 473 (3):1155-64 Epub 2014 Sept 04
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  81. Crespo-Diaz R, Yamada S, Bartunek J, Perez-Terzic C, de Waele P, Mauen S, Terzic A, Behfar A. Cardiopoietic index predicts heart repair fitness of patient-derived stem cells. Biomark Med. 2015; 9 (7):639-49 Epub 2015 May 27
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  82. Wyles CC, Houdek MT, Behfar A, Sierra RJ. Mesenchymal stem cell therapy for osteoarthritis: current perspectives. Stem Cells Cloning. 2015; 8:117-24 Epub 2015 Aug 28
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  83. Bansal A, Pandey MK, Demirhan YE, Nesbitt JJ, Crespo-Diaz RJ, Terzic A, Behfar A, DeGrado TR. Novel (89)Zr cell labeling approach for PET-based cell trafficking studies. EJNMMI Res. 2015; 5:19 Epub 2015 Mar 28
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  84. Orde SR, Behfar A, Stalboerger PG, Barros-Gomes S, Kane GC, Oh JK. Effect of positive end-expiratory pressure on porcine right ventricle function assessed by speckle tracking echocardiography. BMC Anesthesiol. 2015; 15:49 Epub 2015 Apr 11
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  85. Behfar A, Terzic A, Perez-Terzic CM. Regenerative principles enrich cardiac rehabilitation practice. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2014 Nov; 93 (11 Suppl 3):S169-75
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  86. Behfar A, Crespo-Diaz R, Terzic A, Gersh BJ. Cell therapy for cardiac repair--lessons from clinical trials. Nat Rev Cardiol. 2014 Apr; 11 (4):232-46 Epub 2014 Mar 04
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  87. Behfar A, Latere JP, Bartunek J, Homsy C, Daro D, Crespo-Diaz RJ, Stalboerger PG, Steenwinckel V, Seron A, Redfield MM, Terzic A. Optimized delivery system achieves enhanced endomyocardial stem cell retention. Cell Biol Int. 2014 Jan; 38(1):710-8.
  88. Johnson TD, Dequach JA, Gaetani R, Ungerleider J, Elhag D, Nigam V, Behfar A, Christman KL. Human versus porcine tissue sourcing for an injectable myocardial matrix hydrogel. Biomater Sci. 2014; 2014:60283D
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  89. Yamada S, Arrell DK, Kane GC, Nelson TJ, Perez-Terzic CM, Behfar A, Purushothaman S, Prinzen FW, Auricchio A, Terzic A. Mechanical dyssynchrony precedes QRS widening in ATP-sensitive K(+) channel-deficient dilated cardiomyopathy. J Am Heart Assoc. 2013 Dec 5; 2 (6):e000410 Epub 2013 Dec 05
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