Nicholas J. Panetta

Nicholas J. Panetta, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery

Assistant Professor - Plastics, College of Medicine Plastic Surgery

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  • MD, Medicine, Indiana University, 2004

Recent Publications

  • Gupta DM, Panetta NJ, Longaker MT. Osteogenic differentiation of human multipotent mesenchymal stromal cells. Methods in Molecular Biology (Clifton, N.J.). 698: 201-14, 2011.
  • Behr B, Panetta NJ, Longaker MT, Quarto N. Different endogenous threshold levels of Fibroblast Growth Factor-ligands determine the healing potential of frontal and parietal bones. Bone. 47(2) : 281-94, 2010.
  • Jia F, Wilson KD, Sun N, Gupta DM, Huang M, Li Z, Panetta NJ, Chen ZY, Robbins RC, Kay MA, Longaker MT, Wu JC. A nonviral minicircle vector for deriving human iPS cells. Nature Methods. 7(3) : 197-9, 2010.
  • Quarto N Wan DC Kwan MD Panetta NJ Longaker MT. Origin Matters: Differences in Embryonic Tissue Origin and Wnt Signaling Determine the Osteogenic Potential and Healing Capacity of Frontal and Parietal Calvarial Bones. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research.. 25(7) : 1680-94, 2010.
  • Panetta NJ Gupta DM Longaker MT. Bone Regeneration and Repair. Current Stem Cell Research and Therapy.. 5(2) : 122-8, 2010.
  • Lee J, Gupta D, Panetta NJ, Levi B, James AW, Wan D, Commons GW, Longaker MT. Elucidating mechanisms of osteogenesis in human adipose-derived stromal cells via microarray analysis. The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 21(4) : 1136-41, 2010.
  • Panetta NJ, Gupta DM, Lee JK, Wan DC, Commons GW, Longaker MT. Human adipose-derived stromal cells respond to and elaborate bone morphogenetic protein-2 during in vitro osteogenic differentiation. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 125(2) : 483-93, 2010.