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dr. V. Schwach (Verena)

Assistant Professor

Expertise

Engineering & Materials Science
Cell Culture
Stem Cells
Medicine & Life Sciences
Actinin
Cardiac Myocytes
Heart
Human Embryonic Stem Cells
Pluripotent Stem Cells
Stem Cells

Publications

Recent
Harlaar, N., Dekker, S. O., Zhang, J., Snabel, R. R., Veldkamp, M. W., Verkerk, A. O. , Fabres, C. C. , Schwach, V., Lerink, L. J. S., Rivaud, M. R., Mulder, A. A., Corver, W. E., Goumans, M. J. T. H., Dobrev, D., Klautz, R. J. M., Schalij, M. J., Veenstra, G. J. C. , Passier, R., van Brakel, T. J., ... de Vries, A. A. F. (2022). Conditional immortalization of human atrial myocytes for the generation of in vitro models of atrial fibrillation. Nature Biomedical Engineering, 6, 389-402. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41551-021-00827-5
Ribeiro, M. C. , Rivera-Arbelaez, J. M. , Cofino-Fabres, C. , Schwach, V. , Slaats, R. H. , ten Den, S. A. , Vermeul, K. , van den Berg, A., Perez-Pomares, J. M. , Segerink, L. I., Guadix, J. A. , & Passier, R. (2022). A New Versatile Platform for Assessment of Improved Cardiac Performance in Human-Engineered Heart Tissues. Journal of Personalized Medicine, 12(2), [214]. https://doi.org/10.3390/jpm12020214
van Dorp, T. , Paggi, C. A. , Slaats, R. H. , Schwach, V. , le Gac, S. , Passier, R. , & Karperien, M. (2021). Cyclic exposure to compressive forces increases the differentiation efficiency of hipscs towards chondrocytes in a cartilage-on-chip platform. In Proceedings of the 25th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2021 (pp. 495-496)
van Dorp, T. , Paggi, C. A. , Slaats, R. H. , Schwach, V. , le Gac, S. , Passier, R. , & Karperien, M. (2021). Cyclic exposure to compressive forces increases the differentiation efficiency of hipscs towards chondrocytes in a cartilage-on-chip platform. Poster session presented at 25th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, ┬ÁTAS 2021, Palm Springs, California, United States.
Vollertsen, A. R. , ten Den, S. A. , Schwach, V. , van den Berg, A. , Passier, R. , van der Meer, A. D. , & Odijk, M. (2020). Highly parallelized human embryonic stem cell differentiation in nanoliter chambers. In MicroTAS 2020 - 24th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (pp. 861-862). The Chemical and Biological Microsystems Society.
Schwach, V., Gomes Fernandes, M., Maas, S., Gerhardt, S., Tsonaka, R., Van Der Weerd, L. , Passier, R. , Mummery, C. L., Birket, M. J., & Salvatori, D. C. F. (2020). Expandable human cardiovascular progenitors from stem cells for regenerating mouse heart after myocardial infarction. Cardiovascular Research, 116(3), 545-553. https://doi.org/10.1093/cvr/cvz181

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University of Twente
Faculty of Science and Technology
Horst - Zuidhorst (building no. 28), room 124
De Horst 2
7522LW  Enschede
The Netherlands

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University of Twente
Faculty of Science and Technology
Horst - Zuidhorst  124
P.O. Box 217
7500 AE Enschede
The Netherlands