Francisco Tovar-Lopez

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20092017
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Research Output 2009 2017

2017

Application of a strain rate gradient microfluidic device to von Willebrand's disease screening

Brazilek, R. J., Tovar-Lopez, F. J., Wong, A. K. T., Tran, H., Davis, A. S., McFadyen, J. D., Kaplan, Z., Chunilal, S., Jackson, S. P., Nandurkar, H., Mitchell, A. & Nesbitt, W. S., 2017, In : Lab on a Chip. 17, 15, p. 2595-2608 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Shear-sensitive nanocapsule drug release for site-specific inhibition of occlusive thrombus formation

Molloy, C. P., Yao, Y., Kammoun, H., Bonnard, T., Hoefer, T., Alt, K., Tovar-Lopez, F., Rosengarten, G., Ramsland, P. A., van der Meer, A. D., van den Berg, A., Murphy, A. J., Hagemeyer, C. E., Peter, K. & Westein, E., May 2017, In : Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis. 15, 5, p. 972-982 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2016

A Shear Micro-Gradient Microfluidic to Monitor Platelet Aggregation Dynamics in the Context of Von Willebrand Disease

Nandurkar, H., Nesbitt, W., Brazilek, R., Tovar-Lopez, F., Wong, A., Tran, H., Davis, A. & Mitchell, A., 2016, In : Blood. 128, 22, p. 3753-3753 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment / DebateOtherpeer-review

2015

Dynamic evaluation and control of blood clotting using a microfluidic platform for high-throughput diagnostics

Combariza, M. E., Yu, X., Nesbitt, W., Tovar-Lopez, F., Rabus, D. G. & Mitchell, A., 1 Jan 2015, Micro+Nano Materials, Devices, and Systems. Palomba, S. & Eggleton, B. J. (eds.). Bellingham WA USA: SPIE, 10 p. 96681U. (Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 9668).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

Nonlinear Dynamic Modelling of Platelet Aggregation via Microfluidic Devices

Combariza, M. E., Yu, X., Nesbitt, W. S., Mitchell, A. & Tovar-Lopez, F. J., 1 Jul 2015, In : IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. 62, 7, p. 1718-1727 10 p., 7044579.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2013

A multimode-TIRFM and microfluidic technique to examine platelet adhesion dynamics

Nesbitt, W. S., Tovar-Lopez, F. J., Westein, E., Harper, I. S. & Jackson, S., 2013, Adhesion Protein Protocols. Coutts, A. S. (ed.). USA: Humana Press, Vol. 1046. p. 39 - 58 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

An investigation on platelet transport during thrombus formation at micro-scale stenosis

Tovar-Lopez, F. J., Rosengarten, G., Nasabi, M., Sivan, V., Khoshmanesh, K., Jackson, S., Mitchell, A. & Nesbitt, W. S., 2013, In : PLoS ONE. 8, 10 (Art. ID: e74123), p. 1 - 11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Modeling of dynamic platelet aggregation in response to shear rate micro-gradients in a microfluidics device

Combariza, M. E., Yu, X., Tovar-Lopezy, F., Nesbitt, W. S. & Mitchell, A., 2013, Proceedings of the Biosignals and Biorobotics Conference (BRC), 2013 ISSNIP. Zappulla, F., Grenier, G., Moore, K. & Hassler, S. (eds.). USA: IEEE, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Vol. 2013. p. 286 - 290 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

Regulation of dynamic platelet aggregation in response to shear rate micro-gradients in a microfluidics device applying switching control

Combariza, M. E., Yu, X., Nesbitt, W. S., Mitchell, A. & Tovar-Lopez, F. J., 1 Jan 2013, p. 644-649. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperOtherpeer-review

2012

Dielectrophoretic separation of Lactobacillus acidophillus bacteria from Saccharomyces cerevisiae yeasts

Khoshmanesh, K., Lee, K. K. (ed.), Baratchi, S., Tovar-Lopez, F. J., Nasabi, M., Chrimes, A. F., Nahavandi, S., Wlodkowic, D., Mitchell, A. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., 2012, 2012 Conference on Optoelectronic and Microelectronic Materials and Devices, COMMAD 2012 - Proceedings: Melbourne, VIC, Australia; 12-14 December 2012. Piscataway NJ USA: IEEE, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, p. 161 - 162 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperOtherpeer-review

Four-stage mechanistic model of dynamic platelet aggregation in a microfluidic chip

Combariza, M. E., Tovar-Lopez, F. J., Nesbitt, W. S., Yu, X. & Mitchell, A., 1 Jan 2012, Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2012. Chemical and Biological Microsystems Society, p. 1564-1566 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

On-chip separation of Lactobacillus bacteria from yeasts using dielectrophoresis

Khoshmanesh, K., Baratchi, S., Tovar-Lopez, F. J., Nahavandi, S., Wlodkowic, D., Mitchell, A. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., 2012, In : Microfluidics and Nanofluidics. 12, 1-4, p. 597 - 606 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Vacuum flow focusing microfluidics to study blood cell dynamics under shear gradient aggregation mechanism

Tovar-Lopez, F. J., Nasabi, M., Sivan, V., Khoshmanesh, K., Jackson, S., Rosengarten, G., Mitchell, A. & Nesbitt, W. S., 1 Jan 2012, Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2012. Chemical and Biological Microsystems Society, p. 740-742 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

2011

Blood cell diffusion visualization using multiple hydrodynamic flow focusing

Tovar-Lopez, F. J., Rosengarten, G., Nasabi, M., Sivan, V., Jackson, S. P., Nesbitt, W. S. & Mitchell, A., 1 Dec 2011, 15th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences 2011, MicroTAS 2011. Vol. 1. p. 45-47 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

Structural and hydrodynamic simulation of an acute stenosis-dependent thrombosis model in mice

Tovar-Lopez, F. J., Rosengarten, G., Khoshmanesh, K., Westein, E., Jackson, S., Nesbitt, W. S. & Mitchell, A., 2011, In : Journal of Biomechanics. 44, 6, p. 1031 - 1039 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2010

A microfluidics device to monitor platelet aggregation dynamics in response to strain rate micro-gradients in flowing blood

Tovar-Lopez, F. J., Rosengarten, G., Westein, E., Khoshmanesh, K., Jackson, S., Mitchell, A. & Nesbitt, W. S., 2010, In : Lab on a Chip. 10, 3, p. 291 - 302 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Dielectrophoretic-activated cell sorter based on curved microelectrodes

Khoshmanesh, K., Zhang, C., Tovar-Lopez, F. J., Nahavandi, S., Baratchi, S., Mitchell, A. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., 2010, In : Microfluidics and Nanofluidics. 9, 2-3, p. 411 - 426 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Erratum: A microfluidics device to monitor platelet aggregation dynamics in response to strain rate micro-gradients in flowing blood (Lab on a Chip (2010) 10 (291-302) DOI: 10.1039/b916757a)

Tovar-Lopez, F. J., Rosengarten, G., Westein, E., Khoshmanesh, K., Jackson, S. P., Mitchell, A. & Nesbitt, W. S., 21 Dec 2010, In : Lab on a Chip. 10, 24, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment / DebateOtherpeer-review

Particle trapping using dielectrophoretically patterned carbon nanotubes

Khoshmanesh, K., Zhang, C., Nahavandi, S., Tovar-Lopez, F. J., Baratchi, S., Hu, Z., Mitchell, A. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., 2010, In : Electrophoresis. 31, 8, p. 1366 - 1375 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2009

A novel platform to study platelet aggregation and thrombus growth based on micro strain-rate changes

Tovar-Lopez, F. J., Rosengarten, G., Khoshmanesh, K., Jackson, S. P., Mitchell, A. & Nesbitt, W. S., 1 Jan 2009, Proceedings of Conference, MicroTAS 2009 - The 13th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences. Chemical and Biological Microsystems Society, p. 1112-1114 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

A shear gradient-dependent platelet aggregation mechanism drives thrombus formation

Nesbitt, W. S., Westein, E., Tovar-Lopez, F. J., Tolouei, E., Mitchell, A., Jia, F., Carberry, J. J., Fouras, A. & Jackson, S., 2009, In : Nature Medicine. 15, 6, p. 665 - 673 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Dielectrophoretic manipulation and separation of microparticles using curved microelectrodes

Khoshmanesh, K., Zhang, C., Tovar-Lopez, F. J., Nahavandi, S., Baratchi, S., Kalantar-Zadeh, K. & Mitchell, A., 2009, In : Electrophoresis. 30, 21, p. 3707 - 3717 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review