Andrzej Fertala, PhD

Contact Dr. Fertala

1015 Walnut Street
Bluemle Life Sciences Building, Room 430
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 503-0113

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Target-Specific Delivery of an Antibody That Blocks the Formation of Collagen Deposits in Skin and Lung
  2. P15 peptide stimulates chondrogenic commitment and endochondral ossification
  3. Patterns of production of collagen-rich deposits in peripheral nerves in response to injury: A pilot study in a rabbit model
  4. Piezoelectric Tensor of Collagen Fibrils Determined at the Nanoscale
  5. Blocking collagen fibril formation in injured knees reduces flexion contracture in a rabbit model
  6. Prospects and limitations of improving skeletal growth in a mouse model of spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia caused by R992C (p.R1192C) substitution in collagen II
  7. Gingival fibromatosis with significant De Novo formation of fibrotic tissue and a high rate of recurrence
  8. Auxiliary proteins that facilitate formation of collagen-rich deposits in the posterior knee capsule in a rabbit-based joint contracture model
  9. Matrix-specific anchors: A new concept for targeted delivery and retention of therapeutic cells
  10. Mechanisms of aberrant organization of growth plates in conditional transgenic mouse model of spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia associated with the R992C substitution in collagen II
  11. Piezoelectricity in collagen type II fibrils measured by scanning probe microscopy
  12. Developmental upregulation of an alternative form of pcp2 with reduced GDI activity
  13. Testing the anti-fibrotic potential of the single-chain Fv antibody against the α2 C-terminal telopeptide of collagen I
  14. Kuskokwim syndrome, a recessive congenital contracture disorder, extends the phenotype of FKBP10 mutations
  15. Engineering and characterization of the chimeric antibody that targets the c-terminal telopeptide of the α2 chain of human collagen I: A next step in the quest to reduce localized fibrosis
  16. Skeletal diseases caused by mutations that affect collagen structure and function
  17. Visualizing molecular polar order in tissues via electromechanical coupling
  18. Remodeling of the dermalepidermal junction in bilayered skin constructs after silencing the expression of the p.R2622Q and p.G2623C collagen VII mutants
  19. Perlecan Domain V Induces VEGf Secretion in Brain Endothelial Cells through Integrin α5β1 and ERK-Dependent Signaling Pathways
  20. Electromechanical properties of dried tendon and isoelectrically focused collagen hydrogels