REPRESENTATIVE RECENT PUBLICATIONS

(alphabetical)

2014

Adler,Tom; Friederich,Niklaus F; Amsler,Felix; Müller,Werner; Hirschmann,Michael T Clinical and radiological long-term outcome after posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction and nonanatomical popliteus bypass. Int Orthop, 39, 2015

Astasov-Frauenhoffer, M., Braissant, O., Hauser-Gerspach, I., Weiger, R., Walter, C., Zitzmann, N.U., Waltimo, T., 2014. Microcalorimetric Determination of the Effects of Amoxicillin, Metronidazole, and Their Combination on In Vitro Biofilm. Journal of periodontology 85, 349-357.

Bindschedler, S., Cailleau, G., Braissant, O., Milliere, L., Job, D., Verrecchia, E., 2014. Unravelling the enigmatic origin of calcitic nanofibres in soils and caves: purely physicochemical or biogenic processes? Biogeosciences Discussions 11, 975-1019, 2014

Braissant, O., Bachmann, A., Bonkat, G., 2014. Microcalorimetric assays for measuring cell growth and metabolic activity: Methodology and applications. Methods. In press

Braissant, O., Bonkat, G., Bachmann, A., 2014. Do lymphocytes really like radix roots? A reality check of microcalorimetric data and a reply to Liu et al.(2013). Thermochimica Acta 580, 63-65.

Braissant, O., Chavanne, P., Wild, M., Pieles, U., Stevanovic, S., Schumacher, R., Straumann, L., Wirz, D., Gruner, P., Bachmann, A., 2014. Novel microcalorimetric assay for antibacterial activity of implant coatings: The cases of silver-doped hydroxyapatite and calcium hydroxide. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials. In press

Braissant, O., Keiser, J., Meister, I., Bachmann, A., Wirz, D., Goepfert, B., Bonkat, G., Wadso, I., 2014. Isothermal microcalorimetry accurately detects bacteria, tumorous microtissues, and parasitic worms in a label-free well-plate assay. Biotechnology journal.

Braissant, O., Mueller, G., Egli, A., Widmer, A., Frei, R., Halla, A., Wirz, D., Gasser, T.C., Bachmann, A., Wagenlehner, F., 2014. Seven hours to adequate antimicrobial therapy in urosepsis using isothermal microcalorimetry. Journal of clinical microbiology 52, 624-626.

Bravo, D., Braissant, O., Cailleau, G., Verrecchia, E., Junier, P., 2014. Isolation and characterization of oxalotrophic bacteria from tropical soils. Archives of microbiology, 1-13.

Bürgin, V., Daniels, A. U., Francioli, S., Schulenburg, J., & Wirz, D. (2014). 90° Peel off Tests of Tissue Engineered Osteochondral Constructs: A New Method to Determine the Osteochondral Integration. International Journal of Tissue Engineering, 2014.

Fischer J, Nüesch,C, Göpfert B, Mündermann A, Valderrabano V, Hügle T: Forearm pressure distribution during ambulation with elbow crutches: a cross-sectional study. Journal of neuroengineering and rehabilitation 11 (1), 61, 2014

Gaugler,Mario;Wirz,Dieter;Ronken,Sarah;Hafner,Mirjam;Göpfert,Beat;Friederich,Niklaus F;Elke,Reinhard :Fibrous cartilage of human menisci is less shock-absorbing and energy-dissipating than hyaline cartilage. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc, 2014

Huber,Cora; Federolf,Peter; Nüesch,Corina; Cattin,Philippe C; Friederich,Niklaus F; Tscharner,Vinzenz von: Heel-strike in walking: assessment of potential sources of intra- and inter-subject variability in the activation patterns of muscles stabilizing the knee joint. J Biomech, 46, 2013

Koch, M., Delmotte, N.l., Ahrens, C.H., Omasits, U., Schneider, K., Danza, F., Padhi, B., Murset, V.r., Braissant, O., Vorholt, J.A., 2014. A link between arabinose utilization and oxalotrophy in Bradyrhizobium japonicum. Applied and environmental microbiology 80, 2094-2101.

Leumann A. , Valderrabano V, Hoechel S, Göpfert B, Müller-Gerbl M: Mineral Density and Penetration Strength of the Subchondral Bone Plate of the Talar Dome: High Correlation and Specific Distribution Patterns. J Foot Ankle Surg 54(1):17-22, 2015. doi: 10.1053/j.jfas.2014.09.035. Epub 2014 Nov 15.

Meier,C;Kraenzlin,C;Friederich,N F;Wischer,T;Grize,L;Meier,C R;Kraenzlin,M E Effect of ibandronate on spontaneous osteonecrosis of the knee: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Osteoporos Int, 25, 2014

Mueller, F., Hoechel, S., Klaws, J., Wirz, D., & Müller-Gerbl, M. (2014). The subtalar and talonavicular joints: a way to access the long-term load intake using conventional CT-data. Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy, 1-10.

Rieger,B;Friederich,N F;Rasch,H;Hirschmann,M T: [Non-dislocated osteoporotic insufficiency fracture of the medial femoral neck. SPECT/CT makes the diagnostic difference]. Unfallchirurg, 117, 2014 Schön,Stephan N;Afifi,Faik K;Rasch,Helmut;Amsler,Felix;Friederich,Niklaus F;Arnold,Markus P;Hirschmann,Michael T : Assessment of in vivo loading history of the patellofemoral joint: a study combining patellar position, tilt, alignment and bone SPECT/CT. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc, 22, 2014

Wenzler, T., Yang, S., Patrick, D.A., Braissant, O., Ismail, M.A., Tidwell, R.R., Boykin, D.W., Wang, M.Z., Brun, R., 2014. In vitro and in vivo evaluation of 28DAP010, a novel diamidine for the treatment of second stage African sleeping sickness. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, AAC. 02309-02313.

2013

Astasov-Frauenhoffer, M., Braissant, O., Hauser-Gerspach, I., Weiger, R., Walter, C., Zitzmann, N.U., Waltimo, T., 2013. Microcalorimetric Determination of the Effects of Amoxicillin, Metronidazole and Their Combination on an in Vitro Biofilm. J Periodontol. 1-10. IF=2.40

Bonkat, G., Braissant, O., Rieken, M., Muller, G., Frei, R., van der Merwe, A., Siegel, F.P., Gasser, T.C., Wyler, S., Bachmann, A., Widmer, A.F., 2013. Comparison of the roll-plate and sonication techniques in the diagnosis of microbial ureteral stent colonisation: results of the first prospective randomised study. World J Urol 31, 579-584. IF=2.89

Bonkat, G., Braissant, O., Rieken, M., Solokhina, A., Widmer, A.F., Frei, R., van der Merwe, A., Wyler, S., Gasser, T.C., Bachmann, A., 2013. Standardization of isothermal microcalorimetry in urinary tract infection detection by using artificial urine. World J Urol 31, 553-557. IF=2.89

Bonkat, G., Muller, G., Braissant, O., Frei, R., Tschudin-Suter, S., Rieken, M., Wyler, S., Gasser, T.C., Bachmann, A., Widmer, A.F., 2013. Increasing prevalence of ciprofloxacin resistance in extended-spectrum-beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli urinary isolates. World J Urol. 31(3):553-7. IF=2.89

Bonkat, G., Widmer, A.F., Rieken, M., van der Merwe, A., Braissant, O., Muller, G., Wyler, S., Frei, R., Gasser, T.C., Bachmann, A., 2013. Microbial biofilm formation and catheter-associated bacteriuria in patients with suprapubic catheterisation. World J Urol 31, 565-571. IF=2.89

Bonkat, G., Wirz, D., Rieken, M., Gasser, T.C., Bachmann, A., Braissant, O., 2013. [Areas of application of isothermal microcalorimetry in urology: an overview]. Der Urologe A 52, 1092-1096. IF=0.46

Braissant, O., Bonkat, G., Wirz, D., Bachmann, A., 2013. Microbial growth and isothermal microcalorimetry: Growth models and their application to microcalorimetric data. Thermochim Acta 555, 64-71. IF=1.99

Chavanne, P., Stevanovic, S., Wuthrich, A., Braissant, O., Pieles, U., Gruner, P., Schumacher, R., 2013. 3D printed chitosan / hydroxyapatite scaffolds for potential use in regenerative medicine. Biomed Tech (Berl).

Gallagher, K.L., Braissant, O., Kading, T.J., Dupraz, C., Visscher, P.T., 2013. Phosphate-Related Artifacts in Carbonate Mineralization Experiments. J Sediment Res 83, 39-51. IF=2.33

Girard, J., Brunetto, P.S., Braissant, O., Rajacic, Z., Khanna, N., Landmann, R., Daniels, A.U., Fromm, K.M., 2013. Development of a polystyrene sulfonate/silver nanocomposite with self-healing properties for biomaterial applications. Comptes Rendus de Chimie 16, 550-556. IF=1.92

Göpfert B., von Tscharner V., Lüscher H. 2013 Implementation of a Wavelet Tool for Routine EMG-Analysis. Prophysics technical brochure.

Hoechel S., Alder M., Wirz D., Müller-Gerbl M. 2013 The human hip joint and its long-term load intake - how x-ray density distribution mirrors bone strength. Hip international: the journal of clinical and experimental research on hip pathology and therapy 08/2013; in press. IF=0.34

Keiser, J., Manneck, T., Kirchhofer, C., Braissant, O., 2013. Isothermal microcalorimetry to study the activity of triclabendazole and its metabolites on juvenile and adult Fasciola hepatica. Exp Parasitol 133, 265-268. IF=2.15

Mueller F., Hoechel S., Klaws J., Wirz D., Müller-Gerbl M. 2013. The subtalar and talonavicular joints: a way to access the long-term load intake using conventional CT-data. Anatomia Clinica 09/2013; in press. IF=0.93

Stevanovic S., Chavanne P., Braissant O., Pieles U., Gruner P. and Schumacher R. 2013. Improvement of Mechanical Properties of 3d Printed Hydroxyapatite Scaffolds by Polymeric Infiltration. Bioceram Dev Appl S1:012, 1-3.

Wenzler, T., Yang, S., Braissant, O., Boykin, D.W., Brun, R., Wang, M.Z., 2013. Pharmacokinetics, T. b. gambiense efficacy and time of drug action of DB829, a preclinical candidate for treatment of second stage human African trypanosomiasis. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 57, 5330-5343. IF=4.57

Wernli, L., Bonkat, G., Gasser, T.C., Bachmann, A., Braissant, O., 2013. Use of isothermal microcalorimetry to quantify the influence of glucose and antifungals on the growth of Candida albicans in urine. J Appl Microbiol. 115 (5), 1186-1193. IF=2.20