Claudia Loebel

Assistant Professor

3045W NCRC, Bldg. 28
T: (734) 647-2050



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  1. Loebel, C.*; Kwon, M.*; Wang, C.; Han, L.; Mauck, R.L.; Burdick, J.A. (2020) Metabolic labeling to probe temporal changes in the pericellular matrix at the cell-hydrogel interfaceAdvanced Functional Materialsin press *equal contribution
  2.  Loebel, C.; Mauck, R.L.; and Burdick, J.A. (2019) Local nascent protein deposition and remodeling guide mesenchymal stromal cell mechanosensing and fate in three-dimensional hydrogels. Nature Materials, 18, 883-891
  3.  Loebel, C.; Ayoub A.; Galarraga J.H.; Kossover, O.; Simaan-Yameen, H.; Seliktar, D.; Burdick, J.A. (2019) Tailoring supramolecular guest-host hydrogel viscoelasticity with covalent fibrinogen double networks. Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 7, 1753-1760
  4.  Loebel, C. and Burdick, J.A. (2018) Engineering Stem and Stromal Cell Therapies for Musculoskeletal Tissue RepairCell Stem Cell, 22, 325-339
  5.  Loebel, C.*; Rodell, C.B.*; Chen, M.H.; Burdick, J.A. (2017) Shear-thinning and self-healing hydrogels as injectable therapeutics and for 3D-printingNature Protocols, 12(8), 1521-1541 *equal contribution
  6.  Loebel, C.; Szczesny, S. E.; Cosgrove, B. D.; Alini, M.; Zenobi-Wong, M.; Mauck, R. L.; Eglin, D. (2017) Crosslinking Chemistry of Tyramine-Modified Hyaluronan Hydrogels Alters Mesenchymal Stem Cell Early Attachment and BehaviorBiomacromolecules, 18(3), 855-864 
  7.  Loebel, C.; Stauber, T.; D'Este, M.; Alini, M.; Zenobi-Wong, M.; Eglin, D. (2017) Fabrication of cell-compatible hyaluronan hydrogels with a wide range of biophysical properties through high tyramine functionalization.Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 5(12), 2355-2363
  8.  Li, B.; Menzel, U.; Loebel, C.; Schmal, H.; Alini, M.; Stoddart, M. J. (2016) Monitoring live human mesenchymal stromal cell differentiation and subsequent selection using fluorescent RNA-based probesScientific Reports, 6, 26014
  9.  Loebel, C.*; Broguiere, N.*; Alini, M.; Zenobi-Wong, M.; Eglin, D. (2015) Microfabrication of Photo-Cross-Linked Hyaluronan Hydrogels by Single- and Two-Photon Tyramine Oxidation. Biomacromolecules, 16(9), 2624-30 *equal contribution
  10.  Voss, J. O.; Loebel, C.; Bara, J. J.; Fussinger, M.A.; Duttenhoefer, F.; Alini, M.; Stoddart, M.J. (2015) Effect of Short-Term Stimulation with Interleukin-1beta and Differentiation Medium on Human Mesenchymal Stromal Cell Paracrine Activity in Coculture with Osteoblasts. BioMed Research International, 714230
  11.  Loebel, C.; D'Este, M.; Alini, M.; Zenobi-Wong, M.; Eglin, D. (2015) Precise tailoring of tyramine-based hyaluronan hydrogel properties using DMTMM conjugation. Carbohydrate Polymers, 115, 325-33 
  12.  Loebel, C.; Czekanska, E.M.; Bruderer, M.; Salzmann, G.; Alini, M.; Stoddart, M.J. (2014) In vitro osteogenic potential of human mesenchymal stem cells is predicted by Runx2/Sox9 ratio. Tissue Engineering Part A, 21(1-2), 115-23
  13.  Loebel, C.; Czekanska, E.M.; Staudacher, J.; Salzmann, G.; Richards, R.G.; Alini, M.; Stoddart, M. J. (2014) The calcification potential of human MSCs can be enhanced by interleukin-1beta in osteogenic medium. Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, 11(2), 564-571