Publications by authors named "Lauren Kokai"

32Publications

A New Device for Autologous Small Volume Fat Grafting.

Aesthet Surg J 2020 Dec 18. Epub 2020 Dec 18.

Department of Plastic Surgery; University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine;Pittsburgh, PA USA.

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December 2020

Use of Adipose-Derived Orthobiologics for Musculoskeletal Injuries: A Narrative Review.

PM R 2020 08 14;12(8):805-816. Epub 2020 Jan 14.

Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

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August 2020

Discussion: Nanofat Cell Aggregates: A Nearly Constitutive Stromal Cell Inoculum for Regenerative Site-Specific Therapies.

Plast Reconstr Surg 2019 11;144(5):1091-1092

From the Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh.

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November 2019

Molecular Mechanisms of Adipose Tissue Survival during Severe Hypoxia: Implications for Autologous Fat Graft Performance.

Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2019 Jun 27;7(6):e2275. Epub 2019 Jun 27.

Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa.

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June 2019

Injectable Allograft Adipose Matrix Supports Adipogenic Tissue Remodeling in the Nude Mouse and Human.

Plast Reconstr Surg 2019 02;143(2):299e-309e

From the Department of Plastic Surgery, School of Medicine, McGowan Institute of Regenerative Medicine, and Department of Bioengineering, University of Pittsburgh; the Departments of Pathology and Dermatology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center; the Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation; Florida International University; Miami Breast Center; the Department of Plastic Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; The Hansjorg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery, School of Medicine, New York University; and TriBeCa Plastic Surgery.

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February 2019

Oncologic Safety of Fat Grafting for Autologous Breast Reconstruction in an Animal Model of Residual Breast Cancer.

Plast Reconstr Surg 2019 01;143(1):103-112

From the Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Federal University of São Paulo; the Departments of Plastic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Pathology, Bioengineering, and Medicine, University of Pittsburgh; the McGowan Institute of Regenerative Medicine; and the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Center.

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January 2019

An exploratory study on the preparation and evaluation of a "same-day" adipose stem cell-based tissue-engineered vascular graft.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 11 2;156(5):1814-1822.e3. Epub 2018 Jul 2.

Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa; Department of Bioengineering, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa; McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa; Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa; Center for Vascular Remodeling and Regeneration, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa; Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa. Electronic address:

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November 2018

Inflammatory biomarker in adipose stem cells of women with endometrial cancer.

Biomark Med 2018 09 25;12(9):945-952. Epub 2018 Jul 25.

Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, & Reproductive Sciences, Magee-Womens Research Institute, University of Pittsburgh, 3380 Blvd of the Allies, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA.

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September 2018

Lymphatic Endothelial Cells under Mechanical Stress: Altered Expression of Inflammatory Cytokines and Fibrosis.

Lymphat Res Biol 2017 06 9;15(2):130-135. Epub 2017 May 9.

1 Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh , Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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June 2017

Imaging the Stromal Vascular Fraction during Soft-Tissue Reconstruction.

Plast Reconstr Surg 2015 Dec;136(6):1205-1215

Pittsburgh, Pa. From the Departments of Plastic Surgery and Bioengineering, University of Pittsburgh; and the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine.

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December 2015

Three-Dimensional Adipocyte Culture: The Next Frontier for Adipocyte Biology Discovery.

Endocrinology 2015 Dec 22;156(12):4375-6. Epub 2015 Oct 22.

Department of Plastic Surgery and the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine (L.E.K., K.G.M.), and Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine (E.E.K.), University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261.

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December 2015

Particle size in fat graft retention: A review on the impact of harvesting technique in lipofilling surgical outcomes.

Adipocyte 2014 Oct-Dec;3(4):273-9. Epub 2014 Dec 10.

Department of Plastic Surgery; University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine ; Pittsburgh, PA USA.

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August 2015

Adipose-derived stems cells and their role in human cancer development, growth, progression, and metastasis: a systematic review.

Cancer Res 2015 Apr 3;75(7):1161-8. Epub 2015 Mar 3.

Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Magee-Women's Research Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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April 2015

A review of adipocyte lineage cells and dermal papilla cells in hair follicle regeneration.

J Tissue Eng 2014 27;5:2041731414556850. Epub 2014 Oct 27.

Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA ; Department of Bioengineering, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA ; McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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November 2014