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Benjamin Walter

  • Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering
  • 1080 Carmack Road
    Columbus, OH 43210

Journal Articles

2018

  • Nakazawa, K.R.; Walter, B.A.; Laudier, D.M.; Krishnamoorthy, D. et al., 2018, "Accumulation and localization of macrophage phenotypes with human intervertebral disc degeneration.." Spine J 18, no. 2, 343-356 - 343-356.
  • Le, P.; Aurand, A.; Walter, B.A.; Best, T.M. et al., 2018, "Development of a lumbar EMG-based coactivation index for the assessment of complex dynamic tasks.." Ergonomics 61, no. 3, 381-389 - 381-389.

2017

  • Walter, B.A.; Mageswaran, P.; Mo, X.; Boulter, D.J. et al., 2017, "MR Elastography-derived Stiffness: A Biomarker for Intervertebral Disc Degeneration.." Radiology 285, no. 1, 167-175 - 167-175.

2016

  • Likhitpanichkul, M.; Torre, O.M.; Gruen, J.; Walter, B.A. et al., 2016, "Do mechanical strain and TNF-α interact to amplify pro-inflammatory cytokine production in human annulus fibrosus cells?." J Biomech 49, no. 7, 1214-1220 - 1214-1220.

2015

  • Walter, B.A.; Likhitpanichkul, M.; Illien-Junger, S.; Roughley, P.J. et al., 2015, "TNFα transport induced by dynamic loading alters biomechanics of intact intervertebral discs.." PLoS One 10, no. 3, e0118358 - e0118358.
  • Walter, B.A.; Torre, O.M.; Laudier, D.; Naidich, T.P. et al., 2015, "Form and function of the intervertebral disc in health and disease: a morphological and stain comparison study.." J Anat 227, no. 6, 707-716 - 707-716.

2014

  • Likhitpanichkul, M.; Dreischarf, M.; Illien-Junger, S.; Walter, B.A. et al., 2014, "Fibrin-genipin adhesive hydrogel for annulus fibrosus repair: performance evaluation with large animal organ culture, in situ biomechanics, and in vivo degradation tests.." Eur Cell Mater 28, 25-37 - 25-37.
  • Walter, B.A.; Illien-Jünger, S.; Nasser, P.R.; Hecht, A.C. et al., 2014, "Development and validation of a bioreactor system for dynamic loading and mechanical characterization of whole human intervertebral discs in organ culture.." J Biomech 47, no. 9, 2095-2101 - 2095-2101.

2013

  • Iatridis, J.C.; Nicoll, S.B.; Michalek, A.J.; Walter, B.A. et al., 2013, "Role of biomechanics in intervertebral disc degeneration and regenerative therapies: what needs repairing in the disc and what are promising biomaterials for its repair?." Spine J 13, no. 3, 243-262 - 243-262.