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Amin Yavari

Associate Professor

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Dr Saber Amin Yavari is Associate Professor at the Department of Orthopedics, University Medical Center Utrecht (UMCU) and Principal Investigator at the Regenerative Medicine Center Utrecht. He received his PhD degree in Biomechanical Engineering from the Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands, in 2014. Since 2015 and after joining UMC Utrecht, his research mainly focused on the development of multifunctional coatings to solve orthopaedic implants challenges such as implant associated-infection and limited osseointegration. He has published more than 50 peer-review journal and conference papers which has been highly recognized and cited.

Recent publications

Osteoimmunomodulatory GelMA/liposome coatings to promote bone regeneration of orthopedic implants F. Jahanmard, A. Khodaei, J. Flapper, O. Dogan, K. Roohi, P. Taheri, H. Weinans, G. Storm, M. Croes, E. Mastrobattista, S. Amin Yavari
Journal of Controlled Release, 2023, vol. 358, p.667-680
Antibacterial CATH-2 Peptide Coating to Prevent Bone Implant-Related Infection Pardis Keikhosravani, Fatemeh Jahanmard, Tim Bollen, Kamran Nazmi, Edwin J.A. Veldhuizen, Prasad Gonugunta, Prasaanth Ravi Anusuyadevi, Bart C.H. van der Wal, Charles Vogely, Floris J. Bikker, Peyman Taheri, Harrie Weinans, Saber Amin Yavari
Advanced Materials Technologies, 2023, vol. 8, p.1-13
Evaluation of silver bio-functionality in a multicellular in vitro model Leonardo Cecotto, Daphne A.C. Stapels, Kok P.M. van Kessel, Michiel Croes, Zeldali Lourens, H. Charles Vogely, Bart C.H. van der Wal, Jos A.G. van Strijp, Harrie Weinans, Saber Amin Yavari
Frontiers in cellular and infection microbiology, 2023, vol. 13, p.1-13
Antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties of host defense peptides against Staphylococcus aureus Leonardo Cecotto, Kok van Kessel, Margreet A. Wolfert, Charles Vogely, Bart van der Wal, Harrie Weinans, Jos van Strijp, Saber Amin Yavari
iScience, 2022, vol. 25, p.1-17
Controlled temperature-mediated curcumin release from magneto-thermal nanocarriers to kill bone tumors A. Khodaei, F. Jahanmard, H. R. Madaah Hosseini, R. Bagheri, A. Dabbagh, H. Weinans, S. Amin Yavari
Bioactive Materials, 2022, vol. 11, p.107-117
A multifaceted biomimetic interface to improve the longevity of orthopedic implants Michiel Croes, Behnam Akhavan, Omid Sharifahmadian, Haiyang Fan, Raya Mertens, Richard P. Tan, Aliza Chunara, Arifah A. Fadzil, Steven G. Wise, Moyo C. Kruyt, Sebastiaan Wijdicks, Wim E. Hennink, Marcela M.M. Bilek, Saber Amin Yavari
Acta Biomaterialia, 2020, vol. 110, p.266-279