• Pan D, Hunter DA, Schellhardt L, Jo S, Santosa K, Larson E, Fuch AG, Snyder-Warwick AK, Mackinnon SE, Wood MD. The accumulation of T cells within ANAs is length-dependent and critical for nerve regeneration. Exp Neurol. 2019 Aug;318:216-231. PMCID: PMC6605105
  • Jo S, Pan D, Halevi AE, Roh J, Schellhardt L, Hunter DA, Snyder-Warwick AK, Moore AM#, Mackinnon SE#, Wood MD#. Comparing electrical stimulation and FK506 to enhance treating nerve injuries. Muscle and Nerve. 2019 Nov;60(5):629-636. #Shared senior/corresponding author


  • Yan Y, Hunter DA, Schellhardt L, Ee X, Snyder-Warwick AK, Moore AM, Mackinnon SE, Wood MD. Nerve stepping stone has minimal impact in aiding regeneration across long acellular nerve allografts. Muscle Nerve. 2018 Feb;57(2):260-267. PMCID: PMC5862034
  • Hoben G, Ee X, Schellhardt L, Hunter DA, Yan Y, Moore AM, Snyder-Warwick AK, Stewart SA, Mackinnon SE, Wood MD. Increasing nerve autograft length increases senescence and reduces regeneration. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 Oct;142(4):952-961. PMCID: PMC6156921
  • Wang ZZ, Wood MD, Mackinnon SE, Sakiyama-Elbert SE. A Microfluidic Platform to Study the Effects of GDNF on Neuronal Axon Entrapment. J Neurosci Methods. 2018 Oct 1;308:183-191. PMCID: PMC6200633


  • Poppler LH, Schellhardt L, Hunter DA, Yan Y, Mackinnon SE, Wood MD, Moore AM. Selective Nerve Root Transection in the Rat Produces Permanent, Partial Nerve Injury Models with Variable Levels of Functional Deficit. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017 Jan;139(1):94-103.
  • Agenor A*, Dvoracek L*, Leu A, Hunter DA, Newton P, Yan Y, Johnson PJ, Mackinnon SE, Moore AM, Wood MD. Hyaluronic acid/carboxymethyl cellulose directly applied to transected nerve decreases axonal outgrowth. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2017 Apr;105(3):568-574. *Shared first author
  • Ee X, Yan Y, Hunter DA, Schellhardt L, Sakiyama-Elbert SE, Mackinnon SE, Wood MD. Transgenic SCs expressing GDNF-IRES-DsRed impair nerve regeneration within acellular nerve allografts. Biotechnol Bioeng. 2017 Sep;114(9):2121-2130. PMCID: PMC5526100


  • Yan Y, Wood MD, Hunter DA, Ee X, Mackinnon SE, Moore AM. The Effect of Short Nerve Grafts in Series on Axonal Regeneration Across Isografts or Acellular Nerve Allografts. J Hand Surg Am. 2016 Jun;41(6):e113-21.
  • Poppler LH,  Ee X, Schellhardt L, Hoben G, Pan D, Hunter DA, Yan Y, Moore AM, Snyder-Warwick AK, Stewart SA, Mackinnon SE, Wood MD. Axonal growth arrests after an increased accumulation of Schwann cells expressing senescence markers and stromal cells in acellular nerve allografts. Tissue Eng Part A. 2016. Jul;22(13-14):949-61. PMCID: PMC4948214
  • Farber SJ, Hoben GM, Hunter DA, Yan Y, Johnson PJ, Mackinnon SE, Wood MD. Vascularization is delayed in long nerve grafts. Muscle Nerve. 2016 Aug;54(2):319-21. PMCID: PMC4940276
  • Zhou H, Yan Y, Du T, Ee X, Hunter DA, Akers WA#, Wood MD#, Berezin M#. Imaging of radicals following injury or acute stress in peripheral nerves with activatable fluorescent probes. Free Radic Biol Med. 2016 Dec;101:85-92. PMCID: PMC5154790 #Shared senior/corresponding author
  • Yan Y, Wood MD, Moore AM, Snyder-Warwick AK, Hunter DA, Newton P, Poppler LH, Tung TH, Johnson PJ, Mackinnon SE. Robust axonal regeneration in a mouse vascularized composite allotransplant model undergoing delayed tissue rejection. HAND. 2016. Nov;11(4) 456–463.


  • Hoben G, Moore AM, Yan Y, Iyer N, Newton P, Hunter DA, Sakiyama-Elbert SE, Wood MD, Mackinnon SE. Comparison of acellular nerve allograft modification with Schwann cells or VEGF. Hand (N Y). 2015 Sep;10(3):396-402. PMCID: PMC4551644
  • Roam JL, Yan Y, Nguyen PK, Kinstlinger IS, Leuchter MK, Hunter DA, Wood MD, Elbert DL. A Modular, Plasmin-Sensitive, Clickable Poly(ethylene glycol)-Heparin-Laminin Microsphere System for Establishing Growth Factor Gradients in Nerve Guidance Conduits. Biomaterials. 2015 Dec;72:112-24. PMCID: PMC4591245
  • Marquardt LM, Ee X, Iyer N, Hunter DA, Mackinnon SE, Wood MD, Sakiyama-Elbert SE. Finely Tuned Temporal and Spatial Delivery of GDNF Promotes Enhanced Nerve Regeneration in a Long Nerve Defect Model. Tissue Eng Part A. 2015 Dec;21(23-24):2852-64. PMCID: PMC4684669
  • Wood MD and Mackinnon SE. Pathways regulating modality-specific axonal regeneration in peripheral nerve. Commentary. Exp Neurol. 2015. Mar;265:171-5. PMCID: PMC4399493


  • Wu-Feinberg Y, Moore AM, Marquardt L, Newton P, Johnson PJ, Mackinnon SE, Sakiyama-Elbert SE, Wood MD. Viral transduction of primary Schwann cells using a Cre-lox system to regulate GDNF expression. Biotechnol Bioeng. 2014. Sep; 111(9):1886-94. PMCID: PMC4117799


  • Saheb-Al-Azmani M, Yan Y, Farber SJ, Hunter DA, Newton P, Wood MD, Stewart SA, Johnson PJ, Mackinnon SE. Limited regeneration in long acellular nerve allografts is associated with increased Schwann cell senescence. Exp Neurol. 2013. Sep;247:165-77. PMCID: PMC3863361
  • Johnson PJ, Wood MD, Moore AM, and Mackinnon SE. Tissue Engineered Constructs for Peripheral Nerve Surgery. Review. European Surgery Acta Chirurgica Austriaca. 2013. June;45(3):122-35. PMCID: PMC3875220
  • Jesuraj NJ, Santosa KB, Macewan MR, Moore AM, Kasukurthi R, Ray WZ, Flagg ER, Hunter DA, Borschel GH, Johnson PJ, Mackinnon SE, Sakiyama-Elbert SE. Schwann cells seeded in acellular nerve grafts improve functional recovery. Muscle Nerve. 2014 Feb;49(2):267-76. doi: 10.1002/mus.23885. Epub 2013 Nov 22. PMID: 23625513
  • Farber SJ, Glaus SW, Moore AM, Hunter DA, Mackinnon SE, Johnson PJ. Supercharge nerve transfer to enhance motor recovery: a laboratory study. J Hand Surg Am. 2013 Mar;38(3):466-77. doi: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2012.12.020. Epub 2013 Feb 5. PMID: 23391355
  • Santosa KB, Jesuraj NJ, Viader A, MacEwan M, Newton P, Hunter DA, Mackinnon SE, Johnson PJ. Nerve allografts supplemented with schwann cells overexpressing glial-cell-line-derived neurotrophic factor. Muscle Nerve. 2013 Feb;47(2):213-23. doi: 10.1002/mus.23490. Epub 2012 Nov 21. PMID: 23169341

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