Monica Hinds

Monica Hinds
Phone: 503 418-9309
Fax: 503 418-9311

Current Appointment
Associate Professor

Center for Health and Healing
Mail code: CH13B
3303 SW Bond Avenue, Rm #13036
Portland, OR 97239

B.S.E., University of Pennsylvania, 1991
M.S., Georgia Institute of Technology, 1992
Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University, 1998

Research Area
Cardiovascular Research

Research Interests
Relationship between fluid dynamics and extracellular matrix production by cells, vascular tissue engineering, role of mechanical stimulation in tissue engineered constructs, elastin based biomaterials.

Selected Publications
  1. Ensley AE, Nerem RM, Anderson DE, Hanson SR, Hinds MT. Fluid Shear Stress Alters the Coagulation Potential of Endothelial Outgrowth Cells. Tissue Eng Part A. 2011 Jul 26. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 21787250.
  2. Anderson DE, Hinds MT. Endothelial cell micropatterning: methods, effects, and applications. Ann Biomed Eng. 2011 Sep;39(9):2329-45. Epub 2011 Jul 15. PubMed PMID: 21761242.
  3. McKenna KA, Gregory KW, Sarao RC, Maslen CL, Glanville RW, Hinds MT. Structural and cellular characterization of electrospun recombinant human tropoelastin biomaterials. J Biomater Appl. 2011 May 17. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 21586601.
  4. Levitz D, Hinds MT, Ardeshiri A, Hanson SR, Jacques SL. Non-destructive label-free monitoring of collagen gel remodeling using optical coherence tomography. Biomaterials. 2010 Nov;31(32):8210-7. Epub 2010 Aug 13. PubMed PMID: 20708790; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2941199.
  5. Levitz D, Hinds MT, Choudhury N, Tran NT, Hanson SR, Jacques SL. Quantitative characterization of developing collagen gels using optical coherence tomography. J Biomed Opt. 2010 Mar-Apr;15(2):026019. PubMed PMID: 20459264.
  6. Vartanian KB, Berny MA, McCarty OJ, Hanson SR, Hinds MT. Cytoskeletal structure regulates endothelial cell immunogenicity independent of fluid shear stress. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2010 Feb;298(2):C333-41. Epub 2009 Nov 18. PubMed PMID: 19923423.
  7. Jia Y, Bagnaninchi PO, Yang Y, Haj AE, Hinds MT, Kirkpatrick SJ, Wang RK. Doppler optical coherence tomography imaging of local fluid flow and shear stress within microporous scaffolds. J Biomed Opt. 2009 May-Jun;14(3):034014. PubMed PMID: 19566307; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2705882.
  8. Vartanian KB, Kirkpatrick SJ, McCarty OJ, Vu TQ, Hanson SR, Hinds MT. Distinct extracellular matrix microenvironments of progenitor and carotid endothelial cells. J Biomed Mater Res A. 2009 Nov;91(2):528-39. PubMed PMID: 18985765.
  9. Markway BD, McCarty OJ, Marzec UM, Courtman DW, Hanson SR, Hinds MT. Capture of flowing endothelial cells using surface-immobilized anti-kinase insert domain receptor antibody. Tissue Eng Part C Methods. 2008 Jun;14(2):97-105. PubMed PMID: 18544026.
  10. Vartanian KB, Kirkpatrick SJ, Hanson SR, Hinds MT. Endothelial cell cytoskeletal alignment independent of fluid shear stress on micropatterned surfaces. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2008 Jul 11;371(4):787-92. Epub 2008 May 8. PubMed PMID: 18471992.
  11. Kirkpatrick SJ, Duncan DD, Wang RK, Hinds MT. Quantitative temporal speckle contrast imaging for tissue mechanics. J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis. 2007 Dec;24(12):3728-34. PubMed PMID: 18059925.
  12. Hinds MT, Ma M, Tran N, Ensley AE, Kladakis SM, Vartanian KB, Markway BD, Nerem RM, Hanson SR. Potential of baboon endothelial progenitor cells for tissue engineered vascular grafts. J Biomed Mater Res A. 2008 Sep;86(3):804-12. PubMed PMID: 18041726.
  13. Hinds MT, Rowe RC, Ren Z, Teach J, Wu PC, Kirkpatrick SJ, Breneman KD, Gregory KW, Courtman DW. Development of a reinforced porcine elastin composite vascular scaffold. J Biomed Mater Res A. 2006 Jun 1;77(3):458-69. PubMed PMID: 16453334.
  14. Hinds MT, Courtman DW, Goodell T, Kwong M, Brant-Zawadzki H, Burke A, Fox BA, Gregory KW. Biocompatibility of a xenogenic elastin-based biomaterial in a murine implantation model: the role of aluminum chloride pretreatment. J Biomed Mater Res A. 2004 Apr 1;69(1):55-64. PubMed PMID: 14999751.