Publications within Marine Science
Payne M, George MN, Lowe A, Carrington E, and Ruesink J (in prep). Mussel aquaculture in future oceans: fatty acid analysis reveals how climate-driven changes in stratification alter food availability. Marine Ecological Progress Series.
George MN, Hayford H, and Carrington E (in prep). Ocean acidification negatively impacts the growth and appetite of predatory snails (N. ostrina). Ecology Letters.
George MN O’Donnell MJ, Concodello M*, Carrington E (in prep). Ocean acidification weakens, but does not prevent, shell repair after simulated predation in marine mussels. Global Change Biology.
George MN, Andino J, Huie J, and Carrington E (2019). Microscale pH and dissolved oxygen fluctuations within mussel aggregations and their implications for mussel attachment and raft aquaculture. Journal of Shellfish Research 38:795-809. 10.2983/035.038.0329.
Newcomb LA, George MN, O’Donnell MJ, and Carrington E (2019). Only as strong as the weakest link: structural analysis of the combined effects of elevated temperature and pCO2 on mussel attachment. Conservation Physiology 7(1):coz068. 10.1093/conphys/coz068.
George MN, Pedigo B*, and Carrington E (2018). Hypoxia weakens mussel attachment by interrupting DOPA cross-linking during adhesive plaque curing. Journal of the Royal Society Interface 15(147):20180489. 10.1098/rsif.2018.0489.
George MN and Carrington E (2018). Environmental post-processing increases the adhesion strength of mussel byssus adhesive. Biofouling 34(4):388-397. 10.1080/08927014.2018.1453927.
George MN and Carrington E (2014). Spine reorientation influences drift particle capture efficiency in sea urchins. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 461:102-106. 10.1016/j.jembe.2014.08.001.
O’Donnell MJ, George MN, and Carrington E (2013). Mussel byssus attachment weakened by ocean acidification. Nature Climate Change 3(6):587-590. 10.1038/nclimate1846. (+100 citations per Google Scholar)
Swanson BO, George MN, Anderson SJ*, and Christy J (2013). Evolutionary variation in the mechanics of fiddler crab claws. BMC Evolutionary Biology 13(1):137. 10.1186/1471-2148-13-137.
Publications within Biomedicine
George MN, Leavens K, and Gadue P. (under review) Genome editing human pluripotent stem cells to model beta-cell disease and unmask novel genetic modifiers. Frontiers in Endocrinology.
Liu X, Gaihre B, George MN, Yaszemski MJ, and Lu L. (Accepted) Black phosphorus for tissue engineering and regenerative medicine. Biomaterials Science.
George MN, Liu X, Miller A, Zuiker E*, Xu H, and Lu L. (under review) An injectable, pH-responsive, adhesive hydrogel for bone tissue engineering inspired by the underwater attachment strategy of marine mussels. Acta Biomaterilia.
Liu X, George MN, Li L, Gamble D*, Miller II AL, Gaihre B, Waletzki BE, and Lu L (2020). Injectable two-dimensional black phosphorus and carbon nanotube hydrogel with enhanced electric conductivity and phosphate release for bone tissue engineering. ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering 6(8):4653-4665. 10.1021/acsbiomaterials.0c00612.
Sun Y., Liu X, George MN, Park S, Gaihre B, Terzic A, and Lu L (2020). Enhanced nerve cell proliferation and differentiation on electrically conductive scaffolds embedded with graphene and carbon nanotubes. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A. 10.1002/jbm.a.37016.
Liu X, Gaihre B, George MN, Miller II AL, Xu H, Waletzkib BE, and Lu L (2020). 3D bioprinting of Oligo(Poly(Ethylene Glycol) Fumarate) for bone and nerve tissue engineering. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A. 10.1002/jbm.a.37002.
Liu X, George MN, Park S, Miller II AL, Gaihre B, Li L, Waletzkib BE, Terzicc A, Yaszemski MJ, and Lu L (2020). 3D-printed scaffolds with carbon nanotubes for bone tissue engineering: one-step fast and homogeneous functionalization. Acta Biomaterilia. 10.1016/j.actbio.2020.04.047.
George MN, Liu X, Miller II AL, Xu H, and Lu L (2019). Phosphate functionalization and enzymatic mineralization synergistically enhance oligo[poly(ethylene glycol) fumarate] hydrogel osteoconductivity for bone tissue engineering. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 108(3):515-527. 10.1002/jbm.a.36832.
Liu X, Miller II AL, Park S, George MN, Waletzki BE, Xu H, Terzic A, and Lu L (2019). Two-dimensional black phosphorous and graphene oxide nanosheets synergistically enhance cell proliferation and osteogenesis on 3D-printed scaffolds. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces 11(26):23558-23572. 10.1021/acsami.9b04121.