Cardiac Tissue Engineering

Methods and Protocols

  • Milica Radisic
  • Lauren D. Black III

Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 1181)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Sebastian Diecke, Leszek Lisowski, Nigel G. Kooreman, Joseph C. Wu
    Pages 1-13
  3. Aleksandra Ostojic, Suzanne Crowe, Brian McNeill, Marc Ruel, Erik J. Suuronen
    Pages 27-38
  4. Sanjiv Dhingra, Richard D. Weisel, Ren-Ke Li
    Pages 51-59
  5. Iris Mironi-Harpaz, Alexandra Berdichevski, Dror Seliktar
    Pages 61-68
  6. Donald O. Freytes, John D. O’Neill, Yi Duan-Arnold, Emily A. Wrona, Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic
    Pages 69-81
  7. Nicole Mendoza, Roger Tu, Aaron Chen, Eugene Lee, Michelle Khine
    Pages 97-108
  8. Todd D. Johnson, Rebecca L. Braden, Karen L. Christman
    Pages 109-120
  9. Sebastian Schaaf, Alexandra Eder, Ingra Vollert, Andrea Stöhr, Arne Hansen, Thomas Eschenhagen
    Pages 121-129
  10. Ayelet Lesman, Lior Gepstein, Shulamit Levenberg
    Pages 131-137
  11. Yuji Haraguchi, Tatsuya Shimizu, Katsuhisa Matsuura, Hidekazu Sekine, Nobuyuki Tanaka, Kenjiro Tadakuma et al.
    Pages 139-155
  12. Jason W. Miklas, Sara S. Nunes, Boyang Zhang, Milica Radisic
    Pages 157-165
  13. Malte Tiburcy, Tim Meyer, Poh Loong Soong, Wolfram-Hubertus Zimmermann
    Pages 167-176
  14. Jie Liu, Peter H. Backx
    Pages 203-214
  15. Christina M. Ambrosi, Emilia Entcheva
    Pages 215-228
  16. Wei-Zhong Zhu, Dominic Filice, Nathan J. Palpant, Michael A. Laflamme
    Pages 229-247
  17. Hung Nguyen, Nima Badie, Luke McSpadden, Dawn Pedrotty, Nenad Bursac
    Pages 249-262
  18. Back Matter
    Pages 263-266

About this book


Cardiac Tissue Engineering: Methods and Protocols presents a collection of protocols on cardiac tissue engineering from pioneering and leading researchers around the globe.  These include methods and protocols for cell preparation, biomaterial preparation, cell seeding, and cultivation in various systems. Written in the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology series format, chapters include introductions to their respective topics, lists of the necessary materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible laboratory protocols, and key tips on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls.


Authoritative and practical, Cardiac Tissue Engineering: Methods and Protocols highlights the major techniques, both experimental and computational, for the study of cardiovascular tissue engineering.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Milica Radisic
    • 1
  • Lauren D. Black III
    • 2
  1. 1.Department Chemical Engineering&Applied ChemistryUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada
  2. 2.Department of Biomedical EngineeringTufts UniversityMedfordUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2014
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Protocols
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4939-1046-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4939-1047-2
  • Series Print ISSN 1064-3745
  • Series Online ISSN 1940-6029
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