Prof Griffith’s publications are available via PubMed search using the following hyperlink:



Citations on polymer science, micropumps, microdevices, education, etc. that do not appear on PubMed (includes publications 1990-1995 under name of Linda G. Cima) are listed below



[1] Cima, L.G., C.R. Wilke and H.W. Blanch, “A theoretical and experimental evaluation of a novel radial-flow hollow fiber reactor for mammalian cell culture,” Bioprocess Eng., 5, 19-30 (1990).

[2] Aiken, J., L.G. Cima, B. Schloo, D. Mooney, L. Johnson, R. Langer, and J.P. Vacanti, “Studies in rat liver perfusion for optimal harvest of hepatocytes,” J. Pediatr. Surg., 25, 140-145 (1990).

[3] Langer, R., H. Bernstein, L. Brown and L.G. Cima, “Medical reactors,” Chem. Eng. Sci., 45, 1967-1978 (1990).

[4] Cima, L.G.,  J.P. Vacanti, and R. Langer, “Polymers for tissue and organ culture,”  J. Bioactive Comp. Pol., 6, 232-240 (1991).

[5] Mooney, D.J., L. Johnson, L.G. Cima, D.E. Ingber, R. Langer, and J.P. Vacanti, “Principles of tissue engineering and reconstruction using cell-polymer constructs,” MRS Proceedings, 252, 345-352 (1992).

[6] Perez, E., L.G. Cima, E.W. Merrill, “Bilayer composite hydrogels for corneal epithelial cell growth,” MRS Proceedings, 252, 375-385 (1992).

[7] Vacanti, C.A., Cima, L.G. , Rodkowski, D., and Upton, J., “Tissue engineering of new cartilage in the shape of a human ear using specially configured polymers seeded with chondrocytes,” MRS Proceedings, 252 (1992).

[8] Cima, L.G. and Langer, R., “Tissue Engineering,” Chem. Eng. Progr., 89, 46-54 (1993).

[9] Royappa, A.T., S.T. Lopina, and L.G. Cima, “Synthesis and characterization of linear and star polyethylene oxide hydrogels for tissue engineering applications,” MRS Proceedings, 331, 245-249 (1994).

[10] Hancock, E., and L.G. Cima, “Macromolecule diffusion limitations for encapsulated cells,” MRS Proceedings, 331, 171-173 (1994).

[11] Hobbs, S.K., L.G. Cima, M. Nugent, and R. Jain, “The development of an in situ assay for b-FGF release,” MRS Proceedings, 331, 187-191 (1994).

[12] Park, A., and L.G. Cima, “Characterization of biodegradable polyester films and their interactions with hepatocytes,” MRS Proceedings, 331, 159-163 (1994).

[13] Cima, L.G. and S.T. Lopina, “Network structures of radiation-crosslinked star polymer gels”, Macromolecules, 28, 6787-6794 (1995).

[14] D.J. Irvine, A.M. Mayes, and L.G. Griffith-Cima, “Self-consistent field analysis of grafted star polymers,” Macromolecules, 29, 6037- 6043 (1996).

[15] Walton, D.G., P.P. Soo, A.M. Mayes, S. J. Sofia Allgor, J.T. Fujii, L.G. Griffith, J.F. Ankner, H. Kaiser, J. Johansson, G.D. Smith, J.G. Barker, and K.K. Sujita, “Creation of stable hydrophilic surfaces with branched copolymers,” Macromolecules, 30, 6947-6956 (1997).

[16] Mayes, A.M., D.J. Irivine, and L.G. Griffith, “Tailoring polymer surfaces for controlled cell behavior,” MRS Proceedings, 530, 73-84 (1998).

[17] Griffith, L.G., “Polymeric Biomaterials,” Acta Materialia, 48, 263-277 (2000).

[18] Sperinde, J.J., and L.G. Griffith, “Control and Prediction of Gelation Kinetics in Enzymatically Crosslinked Poly(ethylene Glycol) Hydrogels,” Macromolecules, 33, 5476-5480 (2000).

[19] Kaazempur-Mofrad, M.R., M. Bathe, H. Karcher,  H.F. Younis, H.C. Seong, E.B. Shim, R.C. Chan, D.P. Hinton, A.G. Isasi, A. Upadhyaya, M.J. Powers, L.G. Griffith, and R.D. Kamm, “Role of simulation in understanding biological systems,” Computers and Structures, 81, 715-726 (2003).

[20] Lee, H.S,. Crane, G.G., Merok, J.R., Tunstead, J.R,. Hatch, N.L,. Panchalingam, K., Powers, M.J., Griffith, L.G., and Sherley, J.L. “Clonal expansion of adult rat hepatic stem cell lines by suppression of asymmetric cell kinetics (SACK),”Biotech. Bioeng., 83, 760-771 (2003).

[21] Koegler, W.S., and Griffith L.G., “ Osteoblast response to PLGA tissue engineering scaffolds with PEO modified surface chemistries and demonstration of patterned cell response.”Biomaterials, 25, 2819-2830 (2004).

[22] Domansky, K., Sivaraman, A and Griffith, L.G., Micromachined bioreactor for in vitro cell self-assembly and 3D tissue formation, “in Lab-on-a-chips for Cellomics: Micro and Nanotechnologies for Life Science, H. Andersson, A. van den Berg (eds), Kluwer Academic Publishers (2004).

[23] Taniguchi I, Mayes AM, Chan EWL, Griffith, L.G. A chemoselective approach to grafting biodegradable polyesters, Macromolecules, 38, 216-219 (2005)

[24] Griffith, L.G., Swartz, M. Tranquillo, R., “Education for Careers in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine,” Ann. Biomed. Eng., (2006).

[25] Taniguchi, I.,  Kuhlman, W.A., Griffith, L.G. and Mayes, A.M. “Macromonomer purification strategy for well-defined polymer amphiphiles incorporating poly(ethylene glycol) monomethacrylate, Macromol. Rapid Comm., 27, 631-636 (2006).

[26] Domansky, K., Inman, W., Serdy J.,  Griffith, L.G., “3D Perfused Liver Microreactor Array in the Multiwell Cell Culture Plate Format,” Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Miniturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (µTAS), Boston, (2005).

[27] Domansky, K., Inman, W., Serdy J.,  Griffith, L.G., Perfused Microreactors for Liver Tissue Engineering, K. Domansky, W. Inman, J. Serdy, and L. G. Griffith, Proceedings of the 27th International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS), Shanghai

[28] Kuhlman, W., Olivetti, E.A., Griffith, L.G.. Mayes, A.M., “Chain conformations at the surface of a polydisperse comb co-polymer film,” Macromolecules, 39, 5122-5126 (2006).

[29] K. Domansky, W. Inman, J. Serdy, B. Owens, M. Whittermore, L. Vineyard, and L. G. Griffith, Perfused Multiwell Tissue Culture Plates with Integrated Microfluidic System, Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Miniturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (µTAS), Tokyo, 951-953 (2006).

[30] K. Domansky, W. Inman, J. Serdy, and L. G. Griffith, Multiwell Cell Culture Plate Format with Integrated Microfluidic Perfusion System, Proceedings of SPIE, Microfluidics, BioMEMS, and Medical Microsystems IV, 6112, 61120F-1 – 61120F-7 (2006).

[31] W. Inman, K. Domansky, J. Serdy, B. Owens, D. Trumper, L.G. Griffith, “Design, modeling and fabrication of a constant-flow pneumatic pump,” J. Micromech. Microeng., 17, 891-899 (2007).



[1]  Cima, L.G. and E.S. Ron, editors, Tissue-Inducing Biomaterials, MRS Symposium Proceedings, vol. 252, Materials Research Society, Pittsburgh, PA (1992).