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Selected Publications

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Recent Journals / Research Papers

  • Fernández-Carballo, L. B.; McGuiness, I.; McBeth, C.; Kalashnikov, M.; Borrós, S.; Sharon, A.; Sauer-Budge, A.F. "Low-cost, real-time, continuous flow PCR system for pathogen detection", Biomed Microdevices (2016) 18:34; DOI 10.1007/s10544-016-0060-4.
  • Keenan, M. ; Howard, C. ; Tate, T. ; McGuiness, I. ; Sauer-Budge, A. ; Black, J. ; Utzinger, U. and Barton, J.K. "Design of an everting balloon to deploy a microendoscope to the fallopian tubes", Proc. SPIE 9689, Photonic Therapeutics and Diagnostics XII, 968944 (March 8, 2016); doi:10.1117/12.2213345
  • Teng F ; Cormier T; Sauer-Budge A and Roblyer AM."A wearable optical device for continuous monitoring during neoadjuvant chemotherapy infusions", Proc. SPIE 9715, Optical Diagnostics and Sensing XVI: Toward Point-of-Care Diagnostics, 97150P (March 4, 2016); doi:10.1117/12.2208438
  • Campbell J, Pollock NR, Sharon A, Sauer-Budge AF. Development of an automated on-chip bead-based ELISA platform. Anal. Methods 2015; 7:8472–7. DOI: 10.1039/C5AY00264H.
  • Campbell J, McGuinness I, Wirz H, Sharon A, Sauer-Budge AF. Multi-material and Multi-scale Three-dimensional Bioprinter. J. Nanotechnol. Eng. Med. 2015; 6 (2):021005. DOI: 10.1115/1.4031230.
  • Boardman AK, Campbell J, Wirz H, Sharon A, Sauer-Budge AF. Rapid Microbial Sample Preparation from Blood Using a Novel Concentration Device. PLoS ONE. 2015;In Press.10:e0116837. PubMed PMID: 25675242; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4326418.
  • Rosen JE, Size A, Yang Y, Sharon A, Sauer-Budge A. Artificial hand for minimally invasive surgery: design and testing of initial prototype. Surg Endosc. 2015;29:61-7. PubMed PMID: 24972926.
  • Briggs J, A'amar O, Bigio IJ, Rosen J, Lee ST, Sharon A, Sauer-Budge AF. Integrated Device for in vivo Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy and Elastic Scattering Spectroscopy in Pre-Operative Thyroid Nodules. Journal of Medical Devices. 2014;8(June):021003.
  • Kalashnikov M, Campbell J, Lee JC, Sharon A, Sauer-Budge AF. Stress-induced Antibiotic Susceptibility Testing on a Chip. J Vis Exp. 2014(83). PubMed PMID: 24430495.
  • Byrnes S, Fan A, Trueb J, Jareczek F, Mazzochette M, Sharon A, Sauer-Budge AF, Klapperich CM. A Portable, Pressure Driven, Room Temperature Nucleic Acid Extraction and Storage System for Point of Care Molecular Diagnostics. Analytical methods : advancing methods and applications. 2013;5(13):3177-84. PubMed PMID: 23914255; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3727300.
  • Boardman, A.K., S. Allison, A. Sharon, and A.F. Sauer-Budge. Comparison of anti-fouling surface coatings for applications in bacteremia diagnostics. Analytical Methods. 2013;5(1):273-80.
  • Sauer-Budge, A.F., A.K. Boardman, S. Allison, H. Wirz, D. Foss, and A. Sharon. Materials and surface properties optimization to prevent biofouling of a novel bacterial concentrator. Procedia CIRP. 2013;5:185-8.
  • Mirsky, P., A. Chatterjee, A.F. Sauer-Budge, and A. Sharon. An automated, parallel processing approach to biomolecular sample preparation. Journal of Laboratory Automation, 2012. 17(2): 116-124. PubMed PMID: 22357555.
  • Kalashnikov, M., J.C. Lee, J. Campbell, A. Sharon, and A.F. Sauer-Budge. A microfluidic platform for rapid, stress-induced antibiotic susceptibility testing of Staphylococcus aureus. Lab Chip, 2012. 12(21): 4523-32. PubMed PMID: 22968495.
  • Wirz, H., A.F. Sauer-Budge, J. Briggs, A. Sharpe, S. Sudong, and A. Sharon. Automated production of plant-based vaccines and pharmaceuticals. Journal of Laboratory Automation, 2012. 17(6): 449-57. PubMed PMID: 23015521.
  • Premasiri, W.R., A.F. Sauer-Budge, J.C. Lee, C.M. Klapperich, and L.D. Ziegler. Rapid bacterial diagnostics via surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy. Spectroscopy Solutions for Materials Analysis, 2012. June: 8-21.
  • Campbell, J., P. Mirsky, A. Chatterjee, A. Sharon, and A.F. Sauer-Budge. A semi-automated liquid handler for parallel sample preparation. Biotech International, 2012. May / June: 23-5.
  • Goldstein, L.E., A.M. Fisher, C.A. Tagge, X.L. Zhang, L. Velisek, J.A. Sullivan, C. Upreti, J.M. Kracht, M. Ericsson, M.W. Wojnarowicz, C.J. Goletiani, G.M. Maglakelidze, N. Casey, J.A. Moncaster, O. Minaeva, R.D. Moir, C.J. Nowinski, R.A. Stern, R.C. Cantu, J. Geiling, J.K. Blusztajn, B.L. Wolozin, T. Ikezu, T.D. Stein, A.E. Budson, N.W. Kowall, D. Chargin, A. Sharon, S. Saman, G.F. Hall, W.C. Moss, R.O. Cleveland, R.E. Tanzi, P.K. Stanton, and A.C. McKee. Chronic traumatic encephalopathy in blast-exposed military veterans and a blast neurotrauma mouse model. Science Translational Medicine, 2012. 4: 134ra60. PubMed PMID: 22593173; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3739428.
  • Gruentzig, A.W., C.M. Klapperich, A. Sharon, J. Braman, A. Chatterjee, and A.F. Sauer-Budge. A new DNA extraction method for automated food analysis. Analytical Methods, 2011. 3(7): 1507-1513.
  • Sauer-Budge, A.F. and A. Sharon. Editorial for the Special Issue of RCIM on Translational Research - Where Engineering Meets Medicine. Robotics and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing, 2011. 27(2): 235-236.
  • Size, A., A. Sharon, and A.F. Sauer-Budge. An automated low cost instrument for simultaneous multi-sample tissue homogenization. Robotics and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing, 2011. 27(2): 276-281.
  • Sauer-Budge, A.F., P. Mirer, A. Chatterjee, N. Pollock, C. Klapperich, and A. Sharon. Integrated lab-on-a-chip Influenza diagnostic designed for low cost manufacturing. Techworld 2010, 2010. Anaheim, CA.
  • Chatterjee, A., P. Mirer, E. Zaldivar Santamaria, C. Klapperich, A. Sharon, and A.F. Sauer-Budge. RNA isolation from mammalian cells using porous polymer monoliths: An approach for high-throughput automation. Analytical Chemistry, 2010. 82: 4344-4356.
  • Sauer-Budge, A.F., P. Mirer, A. Chatterjee, C. Klapperich, D. Chargin, and A. Sharon. Low cost and manufacturable complete microTAS for detecting bacteria. Lab on a Chip, 2009. 9(19): 2803-2810. PubMed PMID: 19967117.