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David Zurakowski, Ph.D.

Co-Author

This page shows the publications co-authored by David Zurakowski and Dario Fauza.
Connection Strength

4.150
  1. Shieh HF, Tracy SA, Hong CR, Chalphin AV, Ahmed A, Rohrer L, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Transamniotic stem cell therapy (TRASCET) in a rabbit model of spina bifida. J Pediatr Surg. 2019 Feb; 54(2):293-296.
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    Score: 0.218
  2. Tracy SA, Ahmed A, Tigges JC, Ericsson M, Pal AK, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. A comparison of clinically relevant sources of mesenchymal stem cell-derived exosomes: Bone marrow and amniotic fluid. J Pediatr Surg. 2019 Jan; 54(1):86-90.
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    Score: 0.217
  3. Shieh HF, Ahmed A, Rohrer L, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Donor mesenchymal stem cell linetics after transamniotic stem cell therapy (TRASCET) for experimental spina bifida. J Pediatr Surg. 2018 Jun; 53(6):1134-1136.
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    Score: 0.208
  4. Shieh HF, Ahmed A, Tracy SA, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Fetal bone marrow homing of donor mesenchymal stem cells after transamniotic stem cell therapy (TRASCET). J Pediatr Surg. 2017 Oct 12.
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    Score: 0.203
  5. Graham CD, Shieh HF, Brazzo JA, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Donor mesenchymal stem cells home to maternal wounds after transamniotic stem cell therapy (TRASCET) in a rodent model. J Pediatr Surg. 2017 Jun; 52(6):1006-1009.
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    Score: 0.195
  6. Shieh HF, Graham CD, Brazzo JA, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Comparisons of human amniotic mesenchymal stem cell viability in FDA-approved collagen-based scaffolds: Implications for engineered diaphragmatic replacement. J Pediatr Surg. 2017 Jun; 52(6):1010-1013.
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    Score: 0.195
  7. Feng C, Graham CD, Shieh HF, Brazzo JA, Connors JP, Rohrer L, Papadakis A, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Transamniotic stem cell therapy (TRASCET) in a leporine model of gastroschisis. J Pediatr Surg. 2017 Jan; 52(1):30-34.
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    Score: 0.189
  8. Feng C, D Graham C, Connors JP, Brazzo J, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. A comparison between placental and amniotic mesenchymal stem cells for transamniotic stem cell therapy (TRASCET) in experimental spina bifida. J Pediatr Surg. 2016 Jun; 51(6):1010-3.
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    Score: 0.181
  9. Feng C, Graham CD, Connors JP, Brazzo J, Pan AH, Hamilton JR, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Transamniotic stem cell therapy (TRASCET) mitigates bowel damage in a model of gastroschisis. J Pediatr Surg. 2016 Jan; 51(1):56-61.
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    Score: 0.177
  10. Dionigi B, Brazzo JA, Ahmed A, Feng C, Wu Y, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Trans-amniotic stem cell therapy (TRASCET) minimizes Chiari-II malformation in experimental spina bifida. J Pediatr Surg. 2015 Jun; 50(6):1037-41.
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    Score: 0.169
  11. Pennington EC, Dionigi B, Gray FL, Ahmed A, Brazzo J, Dolinko A, Calderon N, Darrah T, Zurakowski D, Nazarian A, Snyder B, Fauza DO. Limb reconstruction with decellularized, non-demineralized bone in a young leporine model. Biomed Mater. 2015 Feb 10; 10(1):015021.
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    Score: 0.168
  12. Dionigi B, Ahmed A, Brazzo J, Connors JP, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Partial or complete coverage of experimental spina bifida by simple intra-amniotic injection of concentrated amniotic mesenchymal stem cells. J Pediatr Surg. 2015 Jan; 50(1):69-73.
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    Score: 0.165
  13. Dionigi B, Brazzo J, Connors JP, Ahmed A, Fisher JG, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Extraluminal helicoidal stretch (Helixtretch): a novel method of intestinal lengthening. J Pediatr Surg. 2014 Dec; 49(12):1787-90.
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    Score: 0.164
  14. Pennington EC, Rialon KL, Dionigi B, Ahmed A, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. The impact of gestational age on targeted amniotic cell profiling in experimental neural tube defects. Fetal Diagn Ther. 2015; 37(1):65-9.
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    Score: 0.163
  15. Dionigi B, Ahmed A, Pennington EC, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. A comparative analysis of human mesenchymal stem cell response to hypoxia in vitro: Implications to translational strategies. J Pediatr Surg. 2014 Jun; 49(6):915-8.
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    Score: 0.157
  16. Pennington EC, Gray FL, Ahmed A, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Targeted quantitative amniotic cell profiling: a potential diagnostic tool in the prenatal management of neural tube defects. J Pediatr Surg. 2013 Jun; 48(6):1205-10.
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    Score: 0.150
  17. Klein JD, Turner CG, Kamran SC, Yu AY, Ferrari L, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Pediatric postoperative intussusception in the minimally invasive surgery era: a 13-year, single center experience. J Am Coll Surg. 2013 Jun; 216(6):1089-93.
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    Score: 0.148
  18. Gray FL, Turner CG, Ahmed A, Calvert CE, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Prenatal tracheal reconstruction with a hybrid amniotic mesenchymal stem cells-engineered construct derived from decellularized airway. J Pediatr Surg. 2012 Jun; 47(6):1072-9.
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    Score: 0.140
  19. Turner CG, Klein JD, Gray FL, Ahmed A, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Craniofacial repair with fetal bone grafts engineered from amniotic mesenchymal stem cells. J Surg Res. 2012 Dec; 178(2):785-90.
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    Score: 0.139
  20. Turner CG, Klein JD, Steigman SA, Armant M, Nicksa GA, Zurakowski D, Ritz J, Fauza DO. Preclinical regulatory validation of an engineered diaphragmatic tendon made with amniotic mesenchymal stem cells. J Pediatr Surg. 2011 Jan; 46(1):57-61.
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    Score: 0.127
  21. Klein JD, Turner CG, Steigman SA, Ahmed A, Zurakowski D, Eriksson E, Fauza DO. Amniotic mesenchymal stem cells enhance normal fetal wound healing. Stem Cells Dev. 2011 Jun; 20(6):969-76.
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    Score: 0.126
  22. Nicksa GA, O'Neil E, Yu DC, Curatolo AS, McNeish BL, Barnewolt CE, Zurakowski D, Buchmiller TL, Moses MA, Rosen S, Fauza DO. Correlation between prenatal urinary matrix metalloproteinase activity and the degree of kidney damage in a large animal model of congenital obstructive uropathy. J Pediatr Surg. 2010 Jun; 45(6):1120-5.
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    Score: 0.122
  23. Klein JD, Turner CG, Ahmed A, Steigman SA, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Chest wall repair with engineered fetal bone grafts: an efficacy analysis in an autologous leporine model. J Pediatr Surg. 2010 Jun; 45(6):1354-60.
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    Score: 0.122
  24. Turner CG, Klein JD, Ahmed A, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. A large animal model of the fetal tracheal stenosis/atresia spectrum. J Surg Res. 2011 Nov; 171(1):164-9.
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    Score: 0.120
  25. Kunisaki SM, Azpurua H, Fuchs JR, Graves SC, Zurakowski D, Fauza DO. Fetal hepatic haematopoiesis is modulated by arterial blood flow to the liver. Br J Haematol. 2006 Aug; 134(3):330-2.
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    Score: 0.093
  26. Fisher JG, Sparks EA, Turner CG, Klein JD, Pennington E, Khan FA, Zurakowski D, Durkin ET, Fauza DO, Modi BP. Operative indications in recurrent ileocolic intussusception. J Pediatr Surg. 2015 Jan; 50(1):126-30.
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    Score: 0.041
  27. Nicksa GA, Yu DC, Kalish BT, Klein JD, Turner CG, Zurakowski D, Barnewolt CE, Fauza DO, Buchmiller TL. Serial amnioinfusions prevent fetal pulmonary hypoplasia in a large animal model of oligohydramnios. J Pediatr Surg. 2011 Jan; 46(1):67-71.
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    Score: 0.032
  28. Vogel AM, Smithers CJ, Kozakewich HP, Zurakowski D, Moses MA, Burrows PE, Fauza DO, Fishman SJ. Extracellular matrix dynamics associated with tissue-engineered intravascular sclerotherapy. J Pediatr Surg. 2006 Apr; 41(4):757-62.
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    Score: 0.023
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.