Muscle Regeneration & Muscle Stem Cells

In vivo Monitoring of Transcriptional Dynamics After Lower-Limb Muscle Injury Enables Quantitative Classification of Healing.

Carlos A. Aguilar, Anna Shcherbina, Darrell O. Ricke, Ramona Pop, Christopher T. Carrigan, Casey A. Gifford, Maria L. Urso, Melissa A. Kottke, Alexander Meissner. Scientific Reports. 5:13885 (2015).


Transcriptional and Chromatin Dynamics of Muscle Regeneration After Severe Trauma.

Carlos A. Aguilar, Ramona Pop, Anna Shcherbina, Alain Watts, Ronald W. Matheny Jr., Davide Cacchiarelli,Woojin M. Han, Eunjung Shin, Shadi A. Nakhai, Young C. Jang, Christopher T. Carrigan, Casey A. Gifford, Melissa A. Kottke, Marcella Cesana, Maria L. Urso, Alexander Meissner. Stem Cell Reports, Volume 7, Issue 5, Pages 983–997 (2016).F1000


RNA transcript expression of IGF-1:PI3K pathway components in regenerating skeletal muscle is sensitive to initial injury intensity

Ronald W. Matheny Jr., Christopher T. Carrigan, Mary N. Abdalla, Alyssa V. Geddis, Luis A. Leandry, Carlos A. Aguilar, Stuart S. Hobbs, Maria L. Urso. Growth Hormone & IGF Research, Vol. 32, Pages 14-21 (2017).


Unwavering pathobiology of volumetric muscle loss injury

Sarah M. Greising, Jessica C. Rivera, Stephen M. Goldman, Alain Watts, Carlos A. Aguilar, Benjamin T. Corona. Scientific Reports. 7: 13179 (2017).

Multiscale analysis of a regenerative therapy for treatment of volumetric muscle loss injury

Carlos A. Aguilar, Sarah M. Greising, Alain Watts, Stephen M. Goldman, Chelsea Peragallo, Christina Zook, Jacqueline Larouche, Benjamin T. Corona. Cell Death Discovery, 4: 33 (2018).


Robust inflammatory and fibrotic signaling following volumetric muscle loss: a barrier to muscle regeneration.

Jacqueline Larouche, Sarah M. Greising, Benjamin T. Corona, Carlos A. Aguilar,. Cell Death Disease, 9: 409 (2018).

Micro/Nanofluidic Devices

Direct Analysis of Gene Synthesis Reactions Using Solid-State Nanopores

Spencer Carson, Scott T. Wick, Peter A. Carr, Meni Wanunu, Carlos A. Aguilar. ACS Nano, Volume 9, Issue 12, Pages 12417–12424 (2015).


Micro- and nanoscale devices for the investigation of epigenetics and chromatin dynamics

Carlos A. Aguilar, Harold G. Craighead. Nature Nanotechnology, Volume 8, Pages 709-718 (2013).


Integration of Solid-State Nanopores in Microfluidic Networks via Transfer Printing of Suspended Membranes

Tarun Jain, Ricardo Jose S. Guerrero, Carlos A. Aguilar, Rohit Karnik. Analytical Chemistry, Volume 85, Pages 3871−3878 (2013).


Enhanced discrimination of DNA molecules in nanofluidic channels through multiple measurements

Yi-Heng Sen, Tarun Jain, Carlos A. Aguilar, Rohit Karnik. Lab on a Chip, Volume 12, Pages 1094–1101 (2012).


Ultra-Fast Laser Interactions with Materials

Probing Electronic Properties of Molecular Engineered Zinc Oxide Nanowires with Photoelectron Spectroscopy

Carlos A. Aguilar, Richard Haight, Anastassios Mavrokefalos, Brian A. Korgel, Shaochen Chen. ACS Nano, Volume 3, Issue 10, Pages 3057-3062 (2009).

Direct micro-patterning of biodegradable polymers using ultraviolet and femtosecond lasers

Carlos A. Aguilar, Yi Lu, Samuel Mao, Shaochen Chen. Biomaterials, Volume 26, Issue 36, Pages 7642–7649 (2005).