Florian Rehfeldt
Cell and Matrix Mechanics Group
 

Publications

2017

Bernhardt, M., J. D. Nicolas, M. Eckermann, B. Eltzner, F. Rehfeldt*, and T. Salditt*. 2017. Anisotropic x-ray scattering and orientation fields in cardiac tissue cells. New Journal of Physics 19:013012.
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Huang, H., Y. Wang, X. Wang, F. Rehfeldt, and K. Zhang. 2017. Robust Heterogeneous Hydrogels with Dynamic Nanocrystal–Polymer Interface.
Macromolecular Rapid Communications:1600810-n/a.
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Benes, V., J. Vecera, B. Eltzner, C. Wollnik, F. Rehfeldt, V. Kralova, and S. Huckemann. 2017. Estimation of Parameters in a Planar Segment Process with a Biological Application. Image Analysis & Stereology 36:9.
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Prabhune, M., F. Rehfeldt, and C. F. Schmidt. 2017. Molecular force sensors to measure stress in cells. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 50:233001.
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2016

Prabhune, M., K. von Roden, F. Rehfeldt, and C. F. Schmidt. 2016. Sulfo-SMCC Prevents Annealing of Taxol-Stabilized Microtubules In Vitro. PLOS ONE 11:e0161623.
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Kaliman S., Jayachandran C., Rehfeldt F., and Smith A.-S., Limits of Applicability of the Voronoi Tessellation Determined by Centers of Cell Nuclei to Epithelium Morphology, Front. Physiol., 25 November 2016
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Bernhardt M., Priebe M., Osterhoff M., Wollnik C., Diaz A., Salditt T.*, Rehfeldt F.*
X-Ray Micro- and Nanodiffraction Imaging on Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells and Differentiated Cells. Biophysical Journal (2016) Volume 110, Issue 3, p680–690, 2 February 2016
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Huckemann S., Kim K.-R., Munk A., Rehfeldt F., Sommerfeld M., Weickert J., Wollnik C.
The circular SiZer, inferred persistence of shape parameters and application to early stem cell differentiation. Bernoulli Journal, Volume 22, Number 4 (2016), 2113-2142.
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2015

Schlosser, F., Rehfeldt, F.* , Schmidt, C.F.* "Force Fluctuations in 3D suspended fibroblasts", Philos. Trans. B. Roy. Soc. London (2015) 370 20140028; DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2014.0028
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Wardetzky, M., Heidemann, K., Sharma, A., Rehfeldt, F. and Schmidt, C.
F. "Elasticity of 3D networks with rigid filaments and compliant crosslinks"
Soft Matter, doi:10.1039/C4SM01789G (2015).
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Eltzner, B., Wollnik, C., Gottschlich, C., Huckemann, S., and Rehfeldt, F.*
The filament sensor for near real-time detection of cytoskeletal fiber structures. PLoS One (2015), arXiv.org, 1408.4002
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Paluch, E., C. Nelson, N. Biais, B. Fabry, J. Moeller, B. Pruitt, C. Wollnik, G. Kudryasheva, Rehfeldt, F. and W. Federle: Mechanotransduction: use the force(s). BMC Biology 13:47 (2015)
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J. Altschuh, D. Lenoir, F. Rehfeldt, and R. Bruggemann: Applicability Domain of Nonlinear Property-Property Relationships – Example: Estimation of Vapour Pressure. MATCH Commun. Math. Comput. Chem. (2015)

2014

Kaliman, S., Jayachandran, C., F. Rehfeldt, and Smith, A.S.
„Novel Growth Regime of MDCK II Model Tissues on Soft Substrates.”
Biophys. J.
, 2014, 106 (7), L25-L28
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Sandmann, R., S. S. G. Henriques, F. Rehfeldt and S. Köster,
"Micro-topography influences blood platelet spreading." Soft Matter, 2014.
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Shin, J.-W., A. Buxboim, Kyle R. Spinler, J. Swift, David A. Christian, Christopher A. Hunter, C. Léon, C. Gachet, P. C. Dave P. Dingal, Irena L. Ivanovska, F. Rehfeldt, Joel A. Chasis and Dennis E. Discher (2014). "Contractile Forces Sustain and Polarize Hematopoiesis from Stem and Progenitor Cells." Cell Stem Cell.
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2013

Swift, J., I. L. Ivanovska, A. Buxboim, T. Harada, P. C. D. P. Dingal,
J. Pinter, J. D. Pajerowski, K. R. Spinler, J.-W. Shin, M. Tewari, F. Rehfeldt,
D. W. Speicher and D. E. Discher: "Nuclear Lamin-A Scales with Tissue
Stiffness and Enhances Matrix-Directed Differentiation."
Science, 2013, (341), 6149, doi 10.1126/science.1240104
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2012

Rehfeldt F., Brown A.E.X., Raab M., Cai S.S., Zajac A.L., Zemel A., and Discher D.E.:"Hyaluronic acid matrices show matrix stiffness in 2D and 3D dictates cytoskeletal order and myosin-II phosphorylation within stem cells",
Integrative Biology
, 2012, (4) p.422-430 DOI: 10.1039/c2ib00150k
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Listed as Integrative Biology’s Top 2013 Cited Papers

2010

Zemel A., Rehfeldt F., Brown A.E.X., Discher D.E., Safran S.A.: "Cell shape, spreading symmetry, and the polarization of stress-fibers in cells", J. Phys.: Condens. Matter, 2010 (22) 194110 DOI: 10.1088/0953-8984/22/19/194110
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Zemel A.$, Rehfeldt F.$, Brown A.E.X., Discher D.E., Safran S.A.: "Optimal matrix rigidity for stress-fibre polarization in stem cells", Nature Physics (21 March 2010) doi:10.1038/nphys1613 Article
$ both authors contributed equally (A.Z. theory, F.R. experiment)
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2009

Rehfeldt F., Engler A.J., and Discher D.E., Stem cells and nanomedicine: Nanomechanics of the microenvironment, in Nanotechnology, V. Vogel, Editor. 2009, Wiley VCH. (book chapter)
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2008

Rossetti F.F., Panagiotou P., Rehfeldt F., Schneck E., Dommach M., Funari S.S., Timmann A., Muller-Buschbaum P., and Tanaka M.: "Structures of regenerated cellulose films revealed by grazing incidence small-angle x-ray scattering", Biointerphases (3), p. 117-127 (2008)
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Schneck, E.; Rehfeldt, F.; Oliveira, R. G.; Gege, C.; Deme, B.; Tanaka, M., Modulation of intermembrane interaction and bending rigidity of biomembrane models via carbohydrates investigated by specular and off-specular neutron scattering. Physical Review E 2008, 78, (6), 061924-9.
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2007

Rehfeldt F., Engler A.J., Eckhardt A., Ahmed F., Discher D.E.: "Cell responses to the mechanochemical microenvironment - Implications for regenerative medicine and drug delivery". Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews, 2007, doi:10.1016/j.addr.2007.08.00.

Rehfeldt F. and Discher D.E.: "News and Views: Biophysics: Cell dipoles feel their way". Nature Physics 2007 3 (9): 592-593.
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Engler A.J., Rehfeldt F., Sen S. and Discher D.E.: "Microtissue Elasticity: Measurements by Atomic Force Microscopy and Its Influence on Cell Differentiation". Methods in Cell Biology, Academic Press 2007, Volume 83: 521-545.

2006

Rehfeldt F., Roland S., Armes S.P., von Klitzing R., Gast A.P., Tanaka M.: "Reversible Activation of Diblock Copolymer Monolayers at the Interface by pH Modulation 2: Membrane Interactions at the Solid/Liquid Interface". Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2006, 110, 9177 - 9182
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Rehfeldt F., Roland S., Armes S.P., von Klitzing R., Gast A.P., Tanaka M.: "Reversible Activation of Diblock Copolymer Monolayers at the Interface by pH Modulation 1: Lateral Chain Density and Conformation". Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2006, 110, 9171 - 9176
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2005

Tanaka M., Rehfeldt F., Schneider M.F., Mathe G., Albersdörfer A., Neumaier K.R., Purrucker O., Sackmann E.: "Wetting and dewetting of extracellular matrix and glycocalix models". Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 2005, 17, S649-S663
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Tanaka M., Rehfeldt F., Schneider M.F., Gege C., Schmidt R.R., Funari S.S.: "Oligomer-to-Polymer Transition in Short Ethylene Glycol Chains Connected to Mobile Hydrophobic Anchors"; ChemPhysChem 2005, 6, 101-109
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2004

Wong J.E., Rehfeldt F., Hanni P., Tanaka M., Klitzing R.V.: "Swelling behavior of polyelectrolyte multilayers in saturated water vapor". Macromolecules 2004, 37, 7285-7289
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Tanaka M., Wong A.P., Rehfeldt F., Tutus M., Kaufmann S: "Selective deposition of native cell membranes on biocompatible micropatterns"; Journal of the American Chemical Society 2004, 126, 3257-3260
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2003 and before

Rehfeldt F., Tanaka M.: "Hydration forces in ultrathin films of cellulose"; Langmuir 2003, 19, 1467-1473
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Rehfeldt F., Tanaka M., Pagnoni L., Jordan R.: "Static and dynamic swelling of grafted poly (2-alkyl-2- oxazoline)s". Langmuir 2002, 18, 4908-4914
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Niederfellner J., Lenoir D., Matuschek G., Rehfeldt F., Utschick H., Brüggemann R.: "Description of vapour pressures of polycyclic aromatic compounds by graph theoretical indices"; Quantitative Structure-Activity Relationships 1997, 16, 38-48
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* corresponding author

Book Chapters

Kendall K., Kendall M., Rehfeldt F. „Adhesion of Cells, Viruses and Nanoparticles“, 2010, Springer Netherlands, 1st Ed.

Rehfeldt F., A.J. Engler, and D.E. Discher, Stem Cells and Nanomedicine: Nanomechanics of the Microenvironment, in Nanotechnology, V. Vogel, Editor. 2009, Wiley VCH