LITERATURE UPDATE
December 20 - December 26, 2018
Literature search for biomech* or locomot*

Sarah A Roelker, PhD
Neuromuscular Biomechanics Lab
Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of Texas at Austin, USA
https://www.researchgate.net/profile...r/publications
https://tinyurl.com/RoelkerScholar

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*BONE*
Orth, M; Shadmanov, T; Scheuer, C; Braun, BJ; Fritz, T; Holstein, JH; Histing, T; Laschke, MW; Pohlemann, T; Menger, MD. Marble-derived microcalcite improves bone healing in mice osteotomy. Biomedical Materials 2019;14:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1748-605X/aaee54

Skedros, JG; Su, SC; Knight, AN; Bloebaum, RD; Bachus, KN. Advancing the deer calcaneus model for bone adaptation studies: ex vivo strains obtained after transecting the tension members suggest an unrecognized important role for shear strains. Journal Of Anatomy 2019;234:66-82. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joa.12905

Grahnemo, L; Gustafsson, KL; Sjogren, K; Henning, P; Lionikaite, V; Koskela, A; Tuukkanen, J; Ohisson, C; Asterholm, IW; Lagerquist, MK. Increased bone mass in a mouse model with low fat mass. American Journal Of Physiology-Endocrinology And Metabolism 2018;315:69-4950-5552-6949-5056-53. http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpendo.00257.2018

Alsayednoor, J; Metcalf, L; Rochester, J; Dall'Ara, E; McCloskey, E; Lacroix, D. Comparison of hr-pqct- and microct-based finite element models for the estimation of the mechanical properties of the calcaneus trabecular bone. Biomechanics And Modeling In Mechanobiology 2018;17:1715-1730. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10237-018-1051-6

Morris, C; Kramer, B; Hutchinson, EF. Bone mineral density of human ear ossicles: an assessment of structure in relation to function. Clinical Anatomy 2018;31:1158-1166. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ca.23231

Zhang, XL; Guan, TG; Zhu, RJ; Qi, SC; Wu, ZG. Enhancement of bone properties by alendronate nanoparticle formulation in rat model of osteoporosis. Journal Of Biomaterials And Tissue Engineering 2018;8:1458-1463. http://dx.doi.org/10.1166/jbt.2018.1889

Wang, X; Wang, L; Qi, F; Zhao, J. The effect of a single injection of uniform-sized insulin-loaded plga microspheres on peri-implant bone formation. Rsc Advances 2018;8:40417-40425. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c8ra08505f

*BOTANY*
Souza, ML; Duarte, AA; Lovato, MB; Fagundes, M; Valladares, F; Lemos, JP. Climatic factors shaping intraspecific leaf trait variation of a neotropical tree along a rainfall gradient. Plos One 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0208512

*CARDIOVASCULAR/CARDIOPULMONARY*
Bonin, M; Guerin, P; Olive, JM; Jordana, F; Huchet, F. Standardized bench test evaluation of coronary stents: biomechanical characteristics. Catheterization And Cardiovascular Interventions 2018;92:69-5254-5369-5255-48. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ccd.27912

Cui, HT; Miao, SD; Esworthy, T; Zhou, X; Lee, SJ; Liu, CY; Yu, ZX; Fisher, JP; Mohiuddin, M; Zhang, LG. 3d bioprinting for cardiovascular regeneration and pharmacology. Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews 2018;132:252-269. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.addr.2018.07.014

Siika, A; Liljeqvist, ML; Hultgren, R; Gasser, TC; Roy, J. Aortic lumen area is increased in ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms and correlates to biomechanical rupture risk. Journal Of Endovascular Therapy 2018;25:750-756. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1526602818808292

Ghasemi, M; Nolan, DR; Lally, C. An investigation into the role of different constituents in damage accumulation in arterial tissue and constitutive model development. Biomechanics And Modeling In Mechanobiology 2018;17:1757-1769. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10237-018-1054-3

Wittek, A; Derwich, W; Fritzen, CP; Schmitz-Rixen, T; Blase, C. Towards non-invasive in vivo characterization of the pathophysiological state and mechanical wall strength of the individual human aaa wall based on 4d ultrasound measurements. Zamm-Zeitschrift Fur Angewandte Mathematik Und Mechanik 2018;98:2275-2294. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/zamm.201700353

*CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR*
Hastings, JF; Skhinas, JN; Fey, D; Croucher, DR; Cox, TR. The extracellular matrix as a key regulator of intracellular signalling networks. British Journal Of Pharmacology 2019;176:82-92. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bph.14195

Edwards, SS; Delgado, MG; Nader, GPD; Piel, M; Bellaiche, Y; Lennon-Dumenil, AM; Glavic, A. An in vitro method for studying subcellular rearrangements during cell polarization in drosophila melanogaster hemocytes. Mechanisms Of Development 2018;154:277-286. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mod.2018.08.003

Du, Y; Li, N; Long, M. Liver sinusoid on a chip. Microfluidics In Cell Biology, Pt A: Microfluidics For Multicellular Systems 2018;146:105-134. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/bs.mcb.2018.06.002

Kamprad, N; Witt, H; Schroder, M; Kreis, CT; Baumchen, O; Janshoff, A; Tarantola, M. Adhesion strategies of dictyostelium discoideum - a force spectroscopy study. Nanoscale 2018;10:22504-22519. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c8nr07107a

Kozlova, E; Chernysh, A; Manchenko, E; Sergunova, V; Moroz, V. Nonlinear biomechanical characteristics of deep deformation of native rbc membranes in normal state and under modifier action. Scanning 2018;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2018/1810585

Liu, Y; Mollaeian, K; Ren, J. Finite element modeling of living cells for afm indentation-based biomechanical characterization. Micron 2019;116:108-115. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.micron.2018.10.004

Feng, SL; Zhou, LW; Zhang, Y; Lu, SQ; Long, M. Mechanochemical modeling of neutrophil migration based on four signaling layers, integrin dynamics, and substrate stiffness. Biomechanics And Modeling In Mechanobiology 2018;17:1611-1630. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10237-018-1047-2

Shin, W; Kim, HJ. Pathomimetic modeling of human intestinal diseases and underlying host-gut microbiome interactions in a gut-on-a-chip. Microfluidics In Cell Biology, Pt A: Microfluidics For Multicellular Systems 2018;146:135-148. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/bs.mcb.2018.05.006

*COMPARATIVE*
Ross, CF; Porro, LB; Herrel, A; Evans, SE; Fagan, MJ. Bite force and cranial bone strain in four species of lizards. Journal Of Experimental Biology 2018;221:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jeb.180240

Werth, AJ; Rita, D; Rosario, MV; Moore, MJ; Sformo, TL. How do baleen whales stow their filter ? a comparative biomechanical analysis of baleen bending. Journal Of Experimental Biology 2018;221:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jeb.189233

Law, CJ; Duran, E; Hung, N; Richards, E; Santillan, I; Mehta, RS. Effects of diet on cranial morphology and biting ability in musteloid mammals. Journal Of Evolutionary Biology 2018;31:1918-1931. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jeb.13385

Cummings, M; Evans, HK; Chaves-Campos, J. Male horn dimorphism and its function in the neotropical dung beetle sulcophanaeus velutinus. Journal Of Insect Behavior 2018;31:471-489. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10905-018-9693-x

Munoz, NA; Toledo, N; Candela, AM; Vizcaino, SF. Functional morphology of the forelimb of early miocene caviomorph rodents from patagonia. Lethaia 2019;52:91-106. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/let.12292

Singleton, JM; Garland, T. Influence of corticosterone on growth, home-cage activity, wheel running, and aerobic capacity in house mice selectively bred for high voluntary wheel-running behavior. Physiology & Behavior 2019;198:27-41. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.physbeh.2018.10.001

Gilet, T; Heepe, L; Lambert, P; Compere, P; Gorb, SN. Liquid secretion and setal compliance: the beetle's winning combination for a robust and reversible adhesion. Current Opinion In Insect Science 2018;30:19-25. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cois.2018.08.002

Velez-Garcia, JF; Monroy-Cendales, MJ; Castaneda-Herrera, FE. Morphometric, anatomic and radiographic study of the scapula in the white-footed tamarin (saguinus leucopus): report of scapular cartilage and one variation in cranial (superior) transverse scapular ligament. Journal Of Anatomy 2019;234:120-131. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joa.12899

Garcia, EA; Molinaro, DJ; Leighton, LR. Testing the function of productide brachiopod spines on arenaceous substrates using 3d printed models. Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology 2018;511:541-549. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2018.09.020

*DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL*
Gursoytrak, B; Unsal, N; Demetoglu, U; Simsek, HO; Saglam, H; Dolanmaz, D. Biomechanical evaluation of hybrid fixation method of sagittal split ramus osteotomy in mandibular advancement. Journal Of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery 2018;46:2063-2068. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcms.2018.05.005

Nurettin, D; Burak, B. Feasibility of carbon-fiber-reinforced polymer fixation plates for treatment of atrophic mandibular fracture: a finite element method. Journal Of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery 2018;46:2182-2189. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcms.2018.09.030

Omari, T; Schar, M. High-resolution manometry: what about the pharynx?. Current Opinion In Otolaryngology & Head And Neck Surgery 2018;26:382-391. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MOO.0000000000000491

Owusu, JA; Boahene, KD. Management of long - standing flaccid facial palsy: midface/smile locoregional muscle transfer. Otolaryngologic Clinics Of North America 2018;51:1119-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.otc.2018.07.008

*ERGONOMICS*
Golabchi, A; Han, S; AbouRizk, S. A simulation and visualization-based framework of labor efficiency and safety analysis for prevention through design and planning. Automation In Construction 2018;96:310-323. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.autcon.2018.10.001

*GAIT/LOCOMOTION*
Biffi, E; Costantini, C; Ceccarelli, SB; Cesareo, A; Marzocchi, GM; Nobile, M; Molteni, M; Crippa, A. Gait pattern and motor performance during discrete gait perturbation in children with autism spectrum disorders. Frontiers In Psychology 2018;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2018.02530

Sturk, JA; Lemaire, ED; Sinitski, E; Dudek, NL; Besemann, M; Hebert, JS; Baddour, N. Gait differences between k3 and k4 persons with transfemoral amputation across level and non-level walking conditions. Prosthetics And Orthotics International 2018;42:626-635. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0309364618785724

Kuraoka, MK; Nitahara-Kasahara, Y; Tachimori, H; Kato, N; Shibasaki, H; Shin, A; Aoki, Y; Kimura, E; Takeda, S. Accelerometric outcomes of motor function related to clinical evaluations and muscle involvement in dystrophic dogs. Plos One 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0208415

Rinaldi, NM; Lim, J; Hamill, J; Van Emmerik, R; Moraes, R. Walking combined with reach-to-grasp while crossing obstacles at different distances. Gait & Posture 2018;65:1-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.06.167

*ANIMAL LOCOMOTION*
Karakas, F; D'Oliveira, D; Maas, AE; Murphy, DW. Using a shell as a wing: pairing of dissimilar appendages in atlantiid heteropod swimming. Journal Of Experimental Biology 2018;221:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jeb.192062

Maciejewski, MF; Meyer, KS; Wheeler, JD; Anderson, EJ; Pittoors, NC; Mullineaux, LS. Helical swimming as an exploratory behavior in competent larvae of the eastern oyster (crassostrea virginica). Journal Of Experimental Marine Biology And Ecology 2019;510:86-94. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2018.10.007

Wise, TN; Schwalbe, MAB; Tytell, ED. Hydrodynamics of linear acceleration in bluegill sunfish, lepomis macrochirus. Journal Of Experimental Biology 2018;221:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jeb.190892

*HAND/FINGER/FOOT/TOE*
Molund, M; Husebye, EE; Hellesnes, J; Nilsen, F; Hvaal, K. Proximal medial gastrocnemius recession and stretching versus stretching as treatment of chronic plantar heel pain. Foot & Ankle International 2018;39:1423-1431. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1071100718794659

Campbell, B; Miller, MC; Williams, L; Conti, SF. Pilot study of a 3-dimensional method for analysis of pronation of the first metatarsal of hallux valgus patients. Foot & Ankle International 2018;39:1449-1456. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1071100718793391

*JOINT/CARTILAGE*
Han, PF; Wei, L; Duan, ZQ; Zhang, ZL; Chen, TY; Lu, JG; Zhao, RP; Cao, XM; Li, PC; Lv, Z; Wei, XC. Contribution of il-1 beta, 6 and tnf-alpha to the form of post-traumatic osteoarthritis induced by "idealized" anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in a porcine model. International Immunopharmacology 2018;65:212-220. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.intimp.2018.10.007

Koh, JL; Zimmerman, TA; Patel, S; Ren, YP; Xu, DL; Zhang, LQ. Tibiofemoral contact mechanics with horizontal cleavage tears and treatment of the lateral meniscus in the human knee: an in vitro cadaver study. Clinical Orthopaedics And Related Research 2018;476:2262-2270. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CORR.0000000000000464

*MODELING*
Holzapfel, GA; Cyron, CJ. Preface of the special issue on mathematical and computational modeling in biomechanics. Zamm-Zeitschrift Fur Angewandte Mathematik Und Mechanik 2018;98:2044-2046. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/zamm.1852

Battista, NA; Strickland, WC; Barrett, A; Miller, LA. Ib2d reloaded: a more powerful python and matlab implementation of the immersed boundary method. Mathematical Methods In The Applied Sciences 2018;41:8455-8480. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mma.4708

*MUSCLE*
Hik, F; Ackland, DC. The moment arms of the muscles spanning the glenohumeral joint: a systematic review. Journal Of Anatomy 2019;234:1-15. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joa.12903

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE*
Xu, HC; Zhang, F; Wang, HL; Geng, F; Shao, MH; Xu, S; Xia, XL; Ma, XS; Lu, FZ; Jiang, JY. Evaluation of a porous bioabsorbable interbody mg-zn alloy cage in a goat cervical spine model. Biomed Research International 2018;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2018/7961509

*ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY*
Chamseddine, M; Breden, S; Pietschmann, MF; Muller, PE; Chevalier, Y. Periprosthetic bone quality affects the fixation of anatomic glenoids in total shoulder arthroplasty: in vitro study. Journal Of Shoulder And Elbow Surgery 2019;28:69-4956-6950-56. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2018.07.012

Totoribe, K; Chosa, E; Yamako, G; Zhao, X; Ouchi, K; Hamada, H; Deng, G. Acetabular reinforcement ring with additional hook improves stability in three-dimensional finite element analyses of dysplastic hip arthroplasty. Journal Of Orthopaedic Surgery And Research 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13018-018-1023-7

Gumina, S; Candela, V; Giannicola, G; Orsina, L; Passaretti, D; Villani, C. Complex humeral head fractures treated with blocked threaded wires: maintenance of the reduction and clinical results with two different fixation constructs. Journal Of Shoulder And Elbow Surgery 2019;28:36-41. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2018.06.034

Asci, M; Balta, O; Kurnaz, R; Eren, MB; Kuyucu, YE; Gunes, T. Horizontal butterfly technique in repair of radial meniscus tears: a biomechanical study. Acta Orthopaedica Et Traumatologica Turcica 2018;52:392-396. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aott.2018.07.002

*ROBOTICS/BIOMIMETICS*
Wei, Z; Song, GM; Sun, HY; Qi, Q; Gao, Y; Qiao, GF. Turning strategies for the bounding quadruped robot with an active spine. Industrial Robot-The International Journal Of Robotics Research And Application 2018;45:657-668. http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/IR-06-2018-0119

Tun, TT; Elara, MR; Kalimuthu, M; Vengadesh, A. Glass facade cleaning robot with passive suction cups and self-locking trapezoidal lead screw drive. Automation In Construction 2018;96:180-188. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.autcon.2018.09.006

Kim, J; Kim, J; Lee, D. Mobile robot with passively articulated driving tracks for high terrainability and maneuverability on unstructured rough terrain: design, analysis, and performance evaluation. Journal Of Mechanical Science And Technology 2018;32:5389-5400. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12206-018-1037-4

*WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY/ENERGY HARVESTING*
Kheirkhahan, M; Chakraborty, A; Wanigatunga, AA; Corbett, DB; Manini, TM; Ranka, S. Wrist accelerometer shape feature derivation methods for assessing activities of daily living. Bmc Medical Informatics And Decision Making 2018;18:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12911-018-0671-1

*REACHING/GRASP/UPPER EXTREMITY*
Hwang, JT; Kim, Y; Shields, MN; Bachman, DR; Berglund, LJ; Fitzsimmons, AT; Fitzsimmons, JS; O'Driscoll, SW. Effects of axial forearm instability on force transmission across the elbow. Journal Of Shoulder And Elbow Surgery 2019;28:170-177. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2018.07.016

*REHABILITATION*
Debbi, EM; Bernfeld, B; Herman, A; Salai, M; Laufer, Y; Wolf, A. A biomechanical foot-worn device improves total knee arthroplasty outcomes. Journal Of Arthroplasty 2019;34:47-55. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2018.09.077

Song, ZB; Nie, C; Li, SY; Dario, P; Dai, JS. A muscle-specific rehabilitation training method based on muscle activation and the optimal load orientation concept. Applied Bionics And Biomechanics 2018;NaN:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2018/2365983

*SPORT/EXERCISE*
Muniz-Pardos, B; Sutehall, S; Gellaerts, J; Falbriard, M; Mariani, B; Bosch, A; Asrat, M; Schaible, J; Pitsiladis, YP. Integration of wearable sensors into the evaluation of running economy and foot mechanics in elite runners. Current Sports Medicine Reports 2018;17:480-488. http://dx.doi.org/10.1249/JSR.0000000000000550

Zemkova, E; Muyor, JM; Jelen, M. Association of trunk rotational velocity with spine mobility and curvatures in para table tennis players. International Journal Of Sports Medicine 2018;39:1055-1062. http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/a-0752-4224

Masters, A; Netto, KJ; Brooker, S; Hopper, D; Liew, B. Hip taping positively alters running kinematics in asymptomatic females. International Journal Of Sports Medicine 2018;39:1068-1074. http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/a-0741-7075

Ching, E; An, WWK; Au, IPH; Zhang, JH; Chan, ZYS; Shum, G; Cheung, RTH. Impact loading during distracted running before and after auditory gait retraining. International Journal Of Sports Medicine 2018;39:1075-1080. http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/a-0667-9875

Kim, S; Son, Y. Mechanical work-canceling strategy modulates initial push-off force depending on vertical jump height. Journal Of Mechanical Science And Technology 2018;32:5345-5350. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12206-018-1033-8

Zaccagni, L; Lunghi, B; Barbieri, D; Rinaldo, N; Missoni, S; Saric, T; Sarac, J; Babic, V; Rakovac, M; Bernardi, F; Gualdi-Russo, E. Performance prediction models based on anthropometric, genetic and psychological traits of croatian sprinters. Biology Of Sport 2019;36:17-23. http://dx.doi.org/10.5114/biolsport.2018.78901

Staiano, W; Bosio, A; de Morree, HM; Rampinini, E; Marcora, S. The cardinal exercise stopper: muscle fatigue, muscle pain or perception of effort?. Sport And The Brain: The Science Of Preparing, Enduring And Winning, Pt C 2018;240:175-200. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/bs.pbr.2018.09.012

Weavil, JC; Amann, M. Corticospinal excitability during fatiguing whole body exercise. Sport And The Brain: The Science Of Preparing, Enduring And Winning, Pt C 2018;240:219-246. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/bs.pbr.2018.07.011

Pageaux, B; Lepers, R. The effects of mental fatigue on sport-related performance. Sport And The Brain: The Science Of Preparing, Enduring And Winning, Pt C 2018;240:291-315. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/bs.pbr.2018.10.004

Barfield, JW; Plummer, HA; Anz, AW; Andrews, JR; Oliver, GD. Biceps tendon changes in youth softball pitchers following an acute bout of pitching. International Journal Of Sports Medicine 2018;39:1063-1067. http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/a-0671-2170

*TENDON/LIGAMENT*
Zhang, L; Yong, Q; Pu, TN; Zheng, C; Wang, MY; Shi, SJ; Li, L. Grayscale ultrasonic and shear wave elastographic characteristics of the achilles' tendon in patients with familial hypercholesterolemia: a pilot study. European Journal Of Radiology 2018;109:1-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejrad.2018.10.003

Devana, SK; Kelley, BV; McBride, OJ; Kabir, N; Jensen, AR; Park, SJ; Eliasberg, CD; Dar, A; Mosich, GM; Kowalski, TJ; Peault, B; Petrigliano, FA; SooHoo, NF. Adipose-derived human perivascular stem cells may improve achilles tendon healing in rats. Clinical Orthopaedics And Related Research 2018;476:2091-2100. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CORR.0000000000000461

Beytemur, O; Yuksel, S; Tetikkurt, US; Genc, E; Olcay, E; Gulec, A. Isotretinoin induced achilles tendinopathy: histopathological and biomechanical evaluation on rats. Acta Orthopaedica Et Traumatologica Turcica 2018;52:387-391. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aott.2018.06.006

*TISSUE/BIOMATERIAL*
Latorre, M; Humphrey, JD. A mechanobiologically equilibrated constrained mixture model for growth and remodeling of soft tissues. Zamm-Zeitschrift Fur Angewandte Mathematik Und Mechanik 2018;98:2048-2071. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/zamm.201700302

Wilke, J; Macchi, V; De Caro, R; Stecco, C. Fascia thickness, aging and flexibility: is there an association?. Journal Of Anatomy 2019;234:43-49. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joa.12902

Scheibler, AG; Gotschi, T; Widmer, J; Holenstein, C; Steffen, T; Camenzind, RS; Snedeker, JG; Farshad, M. Feasibility of the annulus fibrosus repair with in situ gelating hydrogels - a biomechanical study. Plos One 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0208460

Khan, MFJ; Little, J; Nag, TC; Mossey, PA; Autelitano, L; Meazzini, MC; Merajuddin, A; Singh, A; Rubini, M. Ultrastructural analysis of collagen fibril diameter distribution in cleft lip. Oral Diseases 2019;25:206-214. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/odi.12962

O'Halloran, NA; Dolan, EB; Kerin, MJ; Lowery, AJ; Duffy, GP. Hydrogels in adipose tissue engineering-potential application in post-mastectomy breast regeneration. Journal Of Tissue Engineering And Regenerative Medicine 2018;12:2234-2247. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/term.2753

Cheng, C; Nowak, RB; Amadeo, MB; Biswas, SK; Lo, WK; Fowler, VM. Tropomyosin 3.5 protects the f-actin networks required for tissue biomechanical properties. Journal Of Cell Science 2018;131:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jcs.222042

*TRAUMA/IMPACT TESTING*
Reynolds, BB; Stanton, AN; Soldozy, S; Goodkin, HP; Wintermark, M; Druzgal, TJ. Investigating the effects of subconcussion on functional connectivity using mass-univariate and multivariate approaches. Brain Imaging And Behavior 2018;12:1332-1345. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11682-017-9790-z

*VETERINARY/AGRICULTURAL*
Muszynski, S; Tomaszewska, E; Dobrowolski, P; Kwiecien, M; Wiacek, D; Swietlicka, I; Skibinska, M; Szymanska-Chargot, M; Orzel, J; Swietlicki, M; Arczewska, M; Szymanek, M; Zhyla, M; Hulas-Stasiak, M; Rudyk, H; Tomczyk-Warunek, A. Analysis of bone osteometry, mineralization, mechanical and histomorphometrical properties of tibiotarsus in broiler chickens demonstrates a influence of dietary chickpea seeds (cicer arietinum l.) inclusion as a primary protein source. Plos One 2018;13:. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0208921

*VISUAL/VESTIBULAR/EYE*
Montanino, A; Gizzi, A; Vasta, M; Angelillo, M; Pandolfi, A. Modeling the biomechanics of the human cornea accounting for local variations of the collagen fibril architecture. Zamm-Zeitschrift Fur Angewandte Mathematik Und Mechanik 2018;98:2122-2134. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/zamm.201700293

*PICK OF THE WEEK*
Peyre-Tartaruga, LA; Coertjens, M. Locomotion as a powerful model to study integrative physiology: efficiency, economy, and power relationship. Frontiers In Physiology 2018;9:. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2018.01789

*HAPPY NEW YEAR! POP THE BUBBLY!*
Zenit, R; Rodriguez-Rodriguez, J. The fluid mechanics of BUBBLY DRINKS. Physics Today 2018;71:45-50. http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/PT.3.4069