Scientific library

Flotow H. et al. High Throughput Screening capable assays in 3D. Drug Target review 2018; Issue #1, Assays-In-Depth Focus, p.8-10. Read more »

Laurén P. et al., Nanofibrillar cellulose-alginate hydrogel coated surgical sutures as cell-carrier systems. PLoS ONE 2017; 12(8):e0183487 Read more »

Reijonen V. et al. Multicellular dosimetric chain for molecular radiotherapy exemplified with dose simulations on 3D cell spheroids. Physica Medica 2017; Volume 40,  p.72-78. Read more »

Azoidis, I., et al., Three-dimensional cell culture of human mesenchymal stem cells in nanofibrillar cellulose hydrogels. MRS Communications 2017; p. 1-8. Read more »

Rinner B. et al. MUG-Mel2, a novel highly pigmented and well characterized NRAS mutated human melanoma cell line. Scientific Reports 2017; 7, 2098. Read more »

Pilapong C. et al. Development of targeted multimodal imaging agent in ionizingradiation-free approach for visualizing hepatocellular carcinoma cells. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 2017; 245, 683–694. Read more »

Paukkonen H. et al. Hydrophobin-nanofibrillated cellulose stabilized emulsions for encapsulation and release of BCS class II drugs. European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 2017;100: 238-248. Read more »

Lou Y.-R, et al. Silica bioreplication preserves three-dimensional spheroid structures of human pluripotent stem cells and HepG2 cells. Scientific Reports 2015; 5, 13635. Read more » 

Malinen MM, et al. Differentiation of liver progenitor cell line to functional organotypic cultures in 3D Nanofibrillar cellulose and hyaluronan-gelatin hydrogels. Biomaterials 2014;35:5110-5121. Read more »

Lou Y.-R. et al. The use of Nanofibrillar cellulose hydrogel as a flexible three-dimensional model to culture human pluripotent stem cells, Stem cell and development 2014; Vol. 23:4, pp. 380–392. Read more »

Laurén P. et al. Technetium-99m-labeled nanofibrillar cellulose hydrogel for in vivo drug release. Eur J Pharm Sci. 2014 Dec 18;65:79-88 Read more »

Bhattacharya M. et al. Nanofibrillar cellulose hydrogel promotes three-dimensional liver cell culture, Journal of Controlled Release 2012; 164:3, pp. 291–298. Read more »

Doctoral dissertations

Liisa Kanninen, Bioinspired matrices for in vitro hepatic differentiation, University of Helsinki, Finland, 2016. Read more »

Melina Malinen, Development of organotypic liver cell cultures in three-dimensional biomaterial hydrogels, University of Helsinki, Finland, 2014, Read more »  

Ruzica Kolakovic, Nanofibrillar Cellulose in Drug Delivery, University of Helsinki, Finland, 2013, Read more »

Conference posters

Beate Rinner et al. MUG-Mel2, a novel highly pigmented and well characterized NRAS mutated human melanoma cell line. 3rd Annual Visions for 3D Cell Culture 2017, Helsinki. Read more »

Jonathan Sheard et al. The use of NanofibrillarCellulose Hydrogel Towards Culture Expansion of MSCs. 3rd Annual Visions for 3D Cell Culture 2017, Helsinki. Read more »

Vili-Veli Auvinen et al. Nanofibrillar cellulose as a Lyoprotective Matrix in The Freeze-Drying of HepG2 Liver Cancer Cells. 3rd Annual Visions for 3D cell culture 2017, Helsinki. Read more »

Tiina Joki et al. Plant Derived Nanofibrillar Cellulose (NFC) Hydrogel Supports Robust Human Neuronal Network Formation in vitro. International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR) Annual Meeting 2017, Boston. Read more »

Lauri Paasonen, 3D cell culture, assay automation and 3D printing demonstrated with a novel xeno-free hydrogel derived from wood, ELRIG Drug Discovery 2016. Read more »