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Irving M. Shapiro, BDS, PhD

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1015 Walnut Street
Curtis Building, Suite 501
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-7217
(215) 955-9159 fax

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Matrix vesicles: Are they anchored exosomes?
  2. Porphyrin-adsorbed Allograft Bone: A Photoactive, Antibiofilm Surface
  3. Staphylococcal persistence due to biofilm formation in synovial fluid containing prophylactic cefazolin
  4. eNOS transfection of adipose-derived stem cells yields bioactive nitric oxide production and improved results in vascular tissue engineering
  5. Loss of HIF-1α in the notochord results in cell death and complete disappearance of the nucleus pulposus
  6. FIH-1-Mint3 axis does not control HIF-1α transcriptional activity in nucleus pulposus cells
  7. CCN2 suppresses catabolic effects of interleukin-1β through α5β1 and αVβ3 Integrins in nucleus pulposus cells: Implications in intervertebral disc degeneration
  8. Prosthesis Selection
  9. Microenvironmental control of disc cell function: Influence of hypoxia and osmotic pressure
  10. Prosthesis selection
  11. HIF-1-PHD2 axis controls expression of syndecan 4 in nucleus pulposus cells
  12. The intervertebral disc: Molecular and structural studies of the disc in health and disease
  13. Introduction to the structure, function, and comparative anatomy of the vertebrae and the intervertebral disc
  14. Boning up on autophagy :The role of autophagy in skeletal biology
  15. Tumor necrosis factor-α- and interleukin-1β-dependent matrix metalloproteinase-3 expression in nucleus pulposus cells requires cooperative signaling via syndecan 4 and mitogen-activated protein kinase-NF-κB axis: Implications in inflammatory disc disease
  16. Role of cytokines in intervertebral disc degeneration: Pain and disc content
  17. Extracellular osmolarity regulates matrix homeostasis in the intervertebral disc and articular cartilage: Evolving role of TonEBP
  18. Xylosyltransferase-1 expression is refractory to inhibition by the inflammatory cytokines tumor necrosis factor α and IL-1β in nucleus pulposus cells: Novel regulation by AP-1, Sp1, and Sp3
  19. An organ culture system to model early degenerative changes of the intervertebral disc II: Profiling global gene expression changes
  20. Molecular regulation of CCN2 in the intervertebral disc: Lessons learned from other connective tissues