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Book chapter
Amend, W.K. Aicher, A. Stenzl (2016)
Regenerative Therapies - from protocol to patient
3rd edition, vol IV, Regenerative Therapies, chapter 59: Urogenital Tract.
G. Steinhoff, H. Tu-Rapp (eds)
Springer, Heidelberg (in press)

J. Brun, Katrin A. Lutz, Katharina M.H. Neumayer, G. Klein, T. Seeger, T. Uynuk-Ool, K. Wörgötter, S. Schmid, U. Kraushaar, E. Guenther, B. Rolauffs, W. K. Aicher, M. L. Hart (2016)
Smooth muscle-like cells generated from human mesenchymal stromal cells display marker gene expression and electrophysiological competence comparable to bladder smooth muscle cells.
PLOS One (accepted for publication in Dec 2015)

B. Amend, V. Vaegler, K. Fuchs, J.G. Mannheim, S. Will, U. Kramer, M.L. Hart, W. Feitz, Ch. Chapple, A. Stenzl, W.K. Aicher (2015)
Regeneration of degenerated urinary sphincter muscles: Development of improved stem cell-based surgical methods and novel imaging technologies.
Cell Transplantation (in press)

K.C. Elahi, G. Klein, M. Avci-Adali, K.D. Sievert, S. MacNeil, W.K. Aicher (2015)
Human mesenchymal stromal cells from different sources diverge in their expression of cell surface proteins and display distinct differentiation patterns.
Stem Cell Int. ID#743564

Klein G, Hart ML, Brinchmann J, Rolauffs B, Stenzl A, Sievert KD and Aicher WK (2015)
Mesenchymal stromal cells for sphincter regeneration.
Adv. Drug Deliv. Rev., 82-83: 123-136, 2015

Research publication
Arenas da Silva LF, Schober L, Sloff M, Traube A, Hart ML, Feitz WF, Stenzl A.(2015)
New technique for needle-less implantation of eukaryotic cells.
Cytotherapy.2015 Nov; 17(11):1655-61. doi:10.1016/j.jcyt.2015.07.017. Epub 2015 Sep 3.

M. Vaegler, J.K. Maerz, B. Amend, L.A. da Silva, J.G. Mannheim, K. Fuchs, S. Will, K.D. Sievert, A. Stenzl, M.L. Hart, W.K. Aicher (2014)
Labelling and tracking of human mesenchymal stromal cells in preclinical studies and large animal amodels of degenerative diseases.
Curr Stem Cell Res Ther. 2014; 9(5): 444-50

W.K. Aicher, M.L. Hart, J. Stallkamp, M. Klünder, M. Ederer, O. Sawodny, M. Vaegler, B. Amend, K.D. Sievert, and A. Stenzl (2014)
Towards a treatment of stress urinary incontinence: Application of mesenchymal stromal cells for regeneration of the sphincter muscle.
Clin. Med. 2014, 3, 197 - 215; doi:10.3390/jcm3010197

Research publication
B. Rolauffs, B. Kurz, T. Felka, M. Rothdiener, T. Uynuk-Ool, M. Aurich, E. Frank, C. Bahrs, A. Badke, U. Stöckle, W.K. Aicher and A.J. Grodzinsky (2013)
Stress-vs-time signals allow the prediction of structurally catastrophic events during fracturing of immature cartilage and predetermine the biomechanical, biochemical, and structural impairment.
J. Structural Biol. 183: 505 - 511

Research publication
C. Ulrich, B. Rolauffs, H. Abele, M. Bonin, K. Nieselt, M.L. Hart, W. K. Aicher (2013) Low osteogenic differentiation potential of placenta-derived mesenchymal stromal cells correlates with low expression of transcription factors Runx2 and Twist2
Stem Cells Dev
22: 2859 - 2872

M.L. Hart, K.M.H. Neumayer, M. Vaegler, L. Daum, B. Amend, K.D. Sievert, S. DiGiovanni, U. Kraushaar, E. Günther, A. Stenzl, and W.K. Aicher (2013)
Cell based therapy for the deficient urinary sphincter
Current Urology Reports 14: #5 DOI: 10.1007/s11934-013-0352-7

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