Deepak M Kalaskar


Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK


  1. Griffin M, Palgrave R, Seifalian A, Butler P, Kalaskar D. Enhancing tissue integration and angiogenesis of a novel nanocomposite polymer using plasma surface polymerisation, an in vitro and in vivo study. Biomater Sci. 2016;4:145-58 pubmed publisher
    ..05). This study demonstrates a simple and cost effective surface modification method to overcome the current challenge of implant extrusion and infection caused by poor integration and angiogenesis. ..
  2. Griffin M, Palgrave R, Baldovino Medrano V, Butler P, Kalaskar D. Argon plasma improves the tissue integration and angiogenesis of subcutaneous implants by modifying surface chemistry and topography. Int J Nanomedicine. 2018;13:6123-6141 pubmed publisher
    ..PSM using Ar is a cost-effective and efficient method to improve the tissue integration and angiogenesis of subcutaneous implants. ..
  3. Omorphos N, Kahn L, Kalaskar D. Design of extracellular protein based particles for intra and extra-cellular targeting. Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces. 2015;136:440-8 pubmed publisher
  4. Griffin M, Ibrahim A, Seifalian A, Butler P, Kalaskar D, Ferretti P. Chemical group-dependent plasma polymerisation preferentially directs adipose stem cell differentiation towards osteogenic or chondrogenic lineages. Acta Biomater. 2017;50:450-461 pubmed publisher
    ..Plasma polymerisation can be easily applied to other biomaterial surfaces to direct stem cell differentiation for the regeneration of bone and cartilage. ..
  5. Griffin M, Nayyer L, Butler P, Palgrave R, Seifalian A, Kalaskar D. Development of mechano-responsive polymeric scaffolds using functionalized silica nano-fillers for the control of cellular functions. Nanomedicine. 2016;12:1725-33 pubmed publisher
    ..05) during in vitro analysis. This study provides an effective method of manufacturing mechano-responsive polymeric scaffolds, which can help to customize cellular responses for biomaterial applications. ..
  6. Alshomer F, Chaves C, Serra T, Ahmed I, Kalaskar D. Micropatterning of nanocomposite polymer scaffolds using sacrificial phosphate glass fibers for tendon tissue engineering applications. Nanomedicine. 2017;13:1267-1277 pubmed publisher