Publications

40. M. Peters, J. de Jong, A. Scharmga, A. van Tubergen, P. Geusens,  D. Loeffen, R. Weijers, S.K. Boyd, C. Barnabe, K. S. Stok, B. van  Rietbergen, J. van den Bergh. An automated algorithm for the detection  of cortical interruptions and its underlying loss of trabecular bone; a  reproducibility study, BMC Medical Imaging, 18:13, 2018.

39. M. M. Pleumeekers, L. Nimeskern, W. L. M. Koevoet, N. Kops, M.  Karperien, K. S. Stok, G. J. V. M. van Osch, Trophic effects of  adipose-tissue-derived and bone-marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells  enhance cartilage generation by chondrocytes in co-culture, PLoS One,  13(2):e0190744, 2018.

38. K. S. Stok, S. Finzel, A. J. Burghardt, P. G. Conaghan, C.  Barnabe. The SPECTRA Collaboration (Study grouP for xtrEme-Computed  Tomography in Rheumatoid Arthritis) OMERACT Special Interest Group –  Current Research and Future Directions, J Rheum, 44, 2017.

37. S. Tom, M. Frayne, S. L. Manske, A. J. Burghardt, K. S. Stok, S.  K. Boyd, and C. Barnabe, Determining Metacarpophalangeal Flexion Angle  Tolerance for Reliable Volumetric Joint Space Measurements by High  Resolution Peripheral Quantitative Computed Tomography (HR-pQCT), J  Rheum, 43:1941-44, 2016.

36. C. Barnabe, D. Toepfer, H. Marotte, E.M. Hauge, A. Scharmga, R.  Kocijan, S. Kraus, S. Boutroy, K. Karup Keller, J. de Jong, J. Williams,  K. S. Stok, S. Finzel, Definition for Rheumatoid Arthritis Erosions  Imaged with High Resolution Peripheral Quantitative Computed Tomography  and Inter-Reader Reliability for Detection and Measurement, J Rheum,  43:1935-40, 2016.

35. S. Nagaraj, S. Finzel, K.S. Stok, C. Barnabe and the SPECTRA  Collaboration, High-Resolution peripheral Quantitative Computed  Tomography (HR-pQCT) Imaging in the Assessment of Periarticular Bone of  Metacarpophalangeal and Wrist Joints, J Rheum, 43:1921-34, 2016.

34. J. Walser, K.S. Stok, M.D. Caversaccio, and S.J. Ferguson. Direct  electrospinning of 3D auricle-shaped scaffolds for tissue engineering  applications, Biofabrication, 8(2):025007, 2016.

33. K. S. Stok, B. A. Besler, T. H. Steiner, A. V. Villarreal  Escudero, M. A. Zulliger, M. Wilke, K. Atal, A. Quintin, B. Koller, R.  Müller and D. Nesic. Three-dimensional quantitative morphometric  analysis (QMA) for in situ joint and tissue assessment of osteoarthritis  in a preclinical rabbit disease model, PLoS One, 11(1): e0147564, 2016.

32. L. Nimeskern, L. Utomo, I. Lehtoviita, G. Fessel, J. G. Snedeker,  G. J.V.M van Osch, R. Müller, K. S. Stok, Tissue composition regulates  distinct viscoelastic responses in auricular and articular cartilage, J.  Biomech, 49(3):344-352, 2016.

31. B. A. Lakin, H. Patel, C. Holland, J. D. Freedman, J. S.  Shelofsky, B. D. Snyder, M. W. Grinstaff and K. S. Stok.  Contrast-enhanced CT using a cationic contrast agent enables  non-destructive assessment of the biochemical and biomechanical  properties of mouse tibial plateau cartilage, J. Orthop Res,  34(7):1130-1138, 2016.

30. B. A. Besler, R. E. Sondergaard, R. Müller and K. S. Stok,  Reproducibility of compartmental subchondral bone morphometry in the  mouse tibiofemoral joint, Bone, 81(12):649–653, 2015.

29. L. Nimeskern, M. M. Pleumeekers, D. J. Pawson, W. L. M. Koevoet,  I. Lehtoviita, M. B. Soyka, C. Röösli, D. Holzmann, G. J. V. M. van  Osch, R. Müller and K. S. Stok. Mechanical and biochemical mapping of  human auricular cartilage for reliable assessment of tissue-engineered  constructs, J Biomech, 48(10): 1721–1729, 2015.

28. M. M. Pleumeekers, L. Nimeskern, W. L. M. Koevoet, M. Karperien,  K. S. Stok and G. J. V. M. van Osch. Cartilage regeneration in the head  and neck area: Combination of ear or nasal chondrocytes and mesenchymal  stem cells improves cartilage production, Plast Reconstr Surg, 136(6):  762e-74e, 2015.

27. D. J. Pawson, M. Glanzmann, R. Lüchinger, R. Müller, K. S. Stok,  Quantitative morphometric patterns in cartilage and bone from the  humeral heads of end-stage osteoarthritis patients. Osteoarthr  Cartilage, 23:1377-1387, 2015.

26. N. M. Kogan, E. Melamed, E. Wasserman, B. Raphael, A. Breuer, K.  S. Stok, R. Sondergaard, A. V. Villarreal Escudero, S. Baraghithy, M.  Attar-Namdar, S. Friedlander-Barenboim, N. Mathavan, H. Isaksson, R.  Mechoulam, R. Müller, A. Bajayo, Y. Gabet and I. Bab, Cannabidiol, a  major non-psychotrophic cannabis constituent enhances fracture healing  and stimulates lysyl hydroxylase activity in osteoblasts, JBMR,  30(10):1905-1913, 2015.

25. C. Barnabe, S. Finzel, K. S. Stok, P. Geusens, Invited  correspondence “High-resolution peripheral quantitative CT in  rheumatology”, Nature Rev Rheum, 11(2):123, 2015.

24. H. Martínez Ávila, E. Feldmann, M. M. Pleumeekers, L. Nimeskern,  W. Kuo, W. C. de Jong, S. Schwarz, R. Müller, J. Hendriks, N. Rotter,  G.J.V.M. van Osch, K. S. Stok and P. Gatenholm, Novel bilayer bacterial  nanocellulose scaffold supports neocartilage formation in vitro and in  vivo. Biomaterials, 44:122-133, 2015.

23. L. Utomo, M. M. Pleumeekers, L. Nimeskern, S. Nürnberger, K. S.  Stok, F. Hildner, G. J.V.M. van Osch, Processing and characterization of  a decellularized cartilage scaffold for ear cartilage reconstruction,  Biomedical Materials, 10(1), 015010, 2015.

22. L. Nimeskern, N. Rotter, G.J.V.M van Osch, R. Müller and K. S.  Stok, Response to Letter to the Editor Concerning, “Quantitative  evaluation of mechanical properties in tissue-engineered auricular  cartilage”, Tissue Eng Part B Rev. 21(2): 244-245, 2015.

21. L. Nimeskern, E. M. Feldmann, S. Schwarz, W. Kuo, S. Duerr, E.  Goldberg-Bockhorn, R. Müller, N. Rotter, K. S. Stok, Magnetic Resonance  Imaging of the ear for patient-specific reconstructive surgery, PLoS  One, 9(8): e104975, 2014.

20. M.M. Pleumeekers, L. Nimeskern, W.L.M. Koevoet, N. Kops, R.M.L.  Poublon, K. S. Stok, G.J.V.M. van Osch, The in vitro and in vivo  capacity of culture-expanded human cells from several sources  encapsulated in alginate to form cartilage. Eur. Cells. Mater,  27:265-280, 2014.

19. L. Nimeskern, G.J.V.M van Osch, R. Müller and K. S. Stok.  Quantitative evaluation of mechanical properties in tissue-engineered  auricular cartilage. Tissue Eng. Part B Rev., 20(1):17-27, 2014.

18. F. Rikhtegar, C. Wyss, K. S. Stok, D. Poulikakos, R. Müller and  V. Kurtcuoglu. Hemodynamics in coronary arteries with overlapping  stents. J. Biomech., 47(1):505-511, 2014.

17. S. Hofmann, K. S. Stok, T. Kohler, A. J. Meinel, and R. Müller.  Sterilization effects on structure and properties of 3D silk fibroin  scaffolds, Acta Biomat., 10(1):308-317, 2014.

16. R. J. Choo, R. Müller and K. S. Stok. Prevention of cartilage  dehydration in imaging studies with a customised humidity chamber. Rev.  Sci. Instrum., 84(9), 093703, https://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4820913, 2013.

15. W. Kuo, L. Nimeskern, H. Martínez Ávila, S. Hofmann, J. Freedman,  M. W. Grinstaff, R. Müller, K. S. Stok. Developing staining protocols  for visualization of tissue-engineering scaffolds using micro computed  tomography in native wet state. Proc. Gemeinsame Jahrestagung der  Deutschen, österreichischen und Schweizerischen Gesellschaft für  Biomedizinische Technik, Graz, Austria, September 19-21, Biomed. Tech.,  58(S1):4273, 2013.

14. D. Loessner, S. C. Rizzi, K. S. Stok, T. Fuhrman, B. Hollier, V.  Magdolen, D. W. Hutmacher and J. A. Clements. A bioengineered 3D ovarian  cancer model for the assessment of peptidase-mediated enhancement of  spheroid growth and intraperitoneal spread. Biomaterials,  34(30):7389-7400, 2013.

13. L. Nimeskern, H. Martinez, J. Sundberg, P. Gatenholm, R. Müller  and K. S. Stok. Mechanical evaluation of bacterial nanocellulose as an  implant material for ear cartilage replacement. J. Mech. Behav. Biomed.,  22C:12-21, 2013.

12. F. Rikhtegar, F. Pacheco, C.Wyss, K. S. Stok, H. Ge, R. J. Choo,  A. Ferrari, R. Müller, D. Poulikakos, and V. Kurtcuoglu, Compound ex  vivo and in silico method for hemodynamic analysis of stented arteries,  PLoS One, 8(3):e58147,2013.

11. E. Schuh, S. Hofmann, K. S. Stok, H. Notbohm, R. Müller and N.  Rotter. The influence of matrix elasticity on chondrocyte behaviour in  3D. J. Tissue Eng. Regen. M., 6(10):e31-e42, 2012.

10. E. Schuh, S. Hofmann, K. S. Stok, H. Notbohm, R. Müller and N.  Rotter. Chondrocyte redifferentiation in 3D: the effect of adhesion site  density and substrate elasticity. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. A, 100 (1):  38-47, 2012.

9. J. P. Moodie, K. S. Stok, R. Müller, T. L. Vincent and S. J.  Shefelbine. Multimodal imaging demonstrates concomitant changes in bone  and cartilage after destabilisation of the medial meniscus and increased  joint laxity. Osteoarthr Cartilage, 19:163-170, 2011.

8. D. Loessner, K. S. Stok, M. P. Lutolf, D. W. Hutmacher, J. A.  Clements, S. C. Rizzi. Bioengineered 3D platform to explore cell–ECM  interactions and drug resistance of epithelial ovarian cancer cells,  Biomaterials, 31(32): 8494-8506, 2010.

7. K. S. Stok, D. Noël, F. Apparailly, D. Gould, Y. Chernajovsky, C.  Jorgensen and R. Müller. Quantitative imaging of cartilage and bone for  functional assessment of gene therapy approaches in experimental  arthritis. J. Tissue Eng. Regen. Med., 4:387-394, 2010.

6. K. S. Stok, S. Cristino, G. Lisignoli, A. Facchini and R. Müller.  Mechano-functional assessment of human mesenchymal stem cells grown in  three-dimensional hyaluronan-based scaffolds, J. Biomed. Mater. Res. A,  93A(1):37-45, 2010.

5. K. S. Stok, G. Pelled, Y. Zilberman, I. Kallai, D. Gazit, and R.  Müller. Revealing the interplay of bone and cartilage in osteoarthritis  through multimodal imaging of murine joints, Bone, 45:414-422, 2009.

4. K. S. Stok, and R. Müller. Morphometric characterisation of murine  articular cartilage – Novel application of confocal laser scanning  microscopy, Microsc. Res. Techniq., 72:650-658, 2009.

3. K. S. Stok, and A. Oloyede. Conceptual fracture parameters for articular cartilage, Clinical Biomechanics, 22(6), 2007.

2. K. S. Stok, and A. Oloyede. A qualitative analysis of crack  propagation in articular cartilage at varying rates of tensile loading,  Connect Tissue Res, 44 (2), 2003.

1. K. S. Stok, and A. Oloyede. Dependence of the biomechanical  responses of the trabecular bone on density and strain-rate under  torsional loading, The Journal of Locomotor Systems, 7 (4), 2000.

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