Phone: (787) 832-4040 Ext. 3749

Email: maribella.domenech@upr.edu

Office: INQU 207G

Office Hours: Tuesdays 9-10:15am

Lab(s):INQU 101JK  and 101N

Field(s): Cellular scale engineering, BioMEMS, cancer research, cell manufacture techologies, biomaterials

Current Course(s): Bioprocess (INQU 50290), Bioseparation Engineering (INQU 4207), Cell Manufacture and Society (CIIM6995)

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  1. Maribella Domenech, Jaime E. Ramirez-Vick, and Donald O. Freytes, “Delivering Therapeutic Cells to the Heart” Book Chapter for “Biomaterials for Cell Delivery: Vehicles in Regenerative Medicine”, Aaron S. Goldstein, CRC Press. Dec 15, 2018.
  2. Alvarez-Garcia, Y.R., Ramos-Cruz, K.P., Agostini, R., Stallcop, L. E, Beebe, D.J., Warrick, Jay W. and Domenech, M.  (2018). “Open multi-culture platform for simple and flexible study of multi-cell type interactions.” Lab on a Chip18, 3184 – 3195.
  3. Stallcop, L. E., Y. R. Alvarez-Garcia, K.P. Ramos, A.M. Reyes, J. Warrick and M. Domenech (2018). “Razor-printed sticker microdevices for cell-based applications.” Lab on a Chip 18(3): 451-462.
  4. Torres-Garcia, W. and M. Domenech (2017). “Hedgehog-mesenchyme gene signature identifies bi-modal prognosis in luminal and basal breast cancer sub-types.” Molecular BioSystems 13(12): 2615-2624 DOI: 10.1039/C7MB00416H
  5. Domenech, M., L. Polo-Corrales, et al. (2016). “Tissue Engineering Strategies for Myocardial Regeneration: Acellular Versus Cellular Scaffolds?” Tissue Engineering. Part B, Reviews 22(6): 438-458.
  6. Powers, G. L., K. D. Hammer, M. Domenech, et al. (2015). “Phosphodiesterase 4D inhibitors limit prostate cancer growth potential.” Mol Cancer Res 13(1): 149-160.
  7. Domenech, M., I. Marrero-Berrios, et al. (2013). “Lysosomal membrane permeabilization by targeted magnetic nanoparticles in alternating magnetic fields.” ACS Nano 7(6): 5091-5101.
  8. Domenech, M., R. Bjerregaard, et al. (2012). “Hedgehog signaling in myofibroblasts directly promotes prostate tumor cell growth.” Integr Biol (Camb) 4(2): 142-152.
  9. Domenech, M., H. Yu, et al. (2009). “Cellular observations enabled by microculture: paracrine signaling and population demographics.” Integr Biol (Camb) 1(3): 267-274.
  10. Regehr, K. J., M. Domenech, et al. (2009). “Biological implications of polydimethylsiloxane-based microfluidic cell culture.” Lab Chip 9(15): 2132-2139.