Selected Publications

  1. Kotzar G, Freas M, Abel P, Fleischman A, Roy S, Zorman C, Moran JM, Melzak J. Evaluation of MEMS materials of construction for implantable medical devices. Biomaterials 2002;23(13):2737-2750.
  2. Fissell WH, Manley S, Westover A, Humes HD, Fleischman AJ, Roy S. Differentiated growth of human renal tubule cells on thin-film and nanostructured materials. ASAIO J 2006;52(3):221-7.
  3. Fissell WH, Humes HD, Fleischman AJ, Roy S. Dialysis and nanotechnology: now, 10 years, or never? Blood Purif 2007;25(1):12-7.
  4. Fissell WH, Fleischman AJ, Humes HD, Roy S. Development of continuous implantable renal replacement: past and future. Transl Res 2007;150(6):327-36.
  5. Fissell WH, Manley S, Dubnisheva A, Glass J, Magistrelli J, Eldridge AN, Fleischman AJ, Zydney AL, Roy S. Ficoll is not a rigid sphere. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 2007;293(4):F1209-13.
  6. Conlisk AT, Datta S, Fissell WH, Roy S. Biomolecular transport through hemofiltration membranes. Ann Biomed Eng 2009;37(4):722-36.
  7. Fissell WH, Dubnisheva A, Eldridge AN, Fleischman AJ, Zydney AL, Roy S. High-performance silicon nanopore hemofiltration membranes. Journal of Membrane Science 2009;326(1):58-63.
  8. S. Roy, A. Dubnisheva, A. Eldridge, A.J. Fleischman, K.G. Goldman, H.D.Humes, A.L. Zydney, and W.H. Fissell, "Silicon nanopore membrane technology for an implantable artificial kidney," Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems - Transducer 2009, Denver, CO, USA, 2009
  9. Fissell WH, Roy S. The implantable artificial kidney. Semin Dial 2009;22(6):665-70.
  10. Fissell WH, Hofmann CL, Ferrell N, Schnell L, Dubnisheva A, Zydney AL, Yurchenco PD, Roy S. Solute Partitioning and Filtration by Extracellular Matrices. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 2009;297(4):F1092-100.
  11. Groszek J, Li L, Ferrell N, Smith R, Zorman CA, Hofmann CL, et al. Molecular conformation and filtration properties of anionic Ficoll. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2010; 299(4):F752-7.
  12. Ferrell N, Desai RR, Fleischman AJ, Roy S, Humes HD, Fissell WH. A microfluidic bioreactor with integrated transepithelial electrical resistance (TEER) measurement electrodes for evaluation of renal epithelial cells. Biotechnol Bioeng. 2010.
  13. Ferrell N, Groszek J, Li L, Smith R, Butler RS, Zorman CA, Roy S, Fissell WH. Basal lamina secreted by MDCK cells has size- and charge-selective properties. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2011;300(1):F86-90.
  14. Roy S. Goldman K. Marchant R. Zydney A. Brown D. Fleischman A. Conlisk A. Desai T. Duffy S. Humes H. Fissell W. Implanted renal replacement for end-stage renal disease. Panminerva Medica. 53(3):155-66, 2011
  15. Muthusubramaniam L, Lowe R, Fissell WH, Li L, Marchant RE, Desai TA, Roy S. Hemocompatibility of silicon-based substrates for biomedical implant applications. Ann Biomed Eng. 2011;39(4):1296-305.
  16. Smith RA, Fleischman AJ, Fissell WH, Zorman CA, Roy S. A system to measure minute hydraulic permeability of nanometer scale devices in a non-destructive manner. Meas Sci Technol. 2011:22(4).
  17. Fissell W.H., Roy S., Davenport A., Achieving More Frequent and Longer Dialysis for the Majority: Wearable Dialysis and Implantable Artificial Kidney Devices. Kidney Int. 2013 Aug; 84(2): 256-64.

  18. H. Humes, D. Buffington, A. Westover, S. Roy, W. Fissell. The Bioartificial Kidney: Current Status and Future Promise. J Pediatr Nephrol. 2014;29(3),343–351.

  19. S. Kim, W.H. Fissell, D.H. Humes, S. Roy. Current Strategies and Challenges in Engineering a Bioartificial Kidney. Front Biosci (Elite Ed). 7:215-28. 2015 Jan 1; 7:215-28.

  20. S. Kim, J. Heller, Z. Iqbal, R. Kant, EJ. Kim, J. Durack, M. Saeed, L. Do, S. Hetts, M. Willson, P. Brakeman, WH. Fissell, S. Roy. Preliminary Diffusive Clearance of Silicon Nanopore Membranes in a Parallel Plate Configuration for Renal Replacement Therapy. ASAIO Journal, 2016 Mar; 62(2):169-75.

  21. C. Kensinger, S. Karp, R. Kant, BW. Chui, K. Goldman, T. Yeager, ER. Gould, A. Buck, DC. Laneve, JJ. Groszek, S. Roy, WH. Fissell. First implantation of Silicon Nanopore Membrane Hemofilters. ASAIO Journal, 2016 Mar; 62(4):491-5.

  22. S. Kim, B. Feinberg, R. Kant, B. Chui, K. Goldman, J. Park, W. Moses, C. Blaha, Z. Iqbal, C. Chow, N. Wright, W.H. Fissell, A. Zydney, S. Roy. Diffusive Silicon Nanopore Membranes for Hemodialysis Applications. PLoS One, 2016 Jul.

  23. Brakeman P, Miao S, Cheng J, Lee CZ, Roy S, Fissell WH, Ferrell N. A modular microfluidic bioreactor with improved throughput for evaluation of polarized renal epithelial cells. Biomicrofluidics. 2016 Nov; 10(6):064106.