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High-Fidelity Tissue Engineering of Patient-Specific Auricles for Reconstruction of Pediatric Microtia and Other Auricular Deformities

  • Alyssa J. Reiffel mail,

    Jas2037@med.cornell.edu

    Affiliation: Laboratory for Bioregenerative Medicine and Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Concepcion Kafka,

    Affiliation: Department of Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

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  • Karina A. Hernandez,

    Affiliation: Laboratory for Bioregenerative Medicine and Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Samantha Popa,

    Affiliation: Department of Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

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  • Justin L. Perez,

    Affiliation: Laboratory for Bioregenerative Medicine and Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Sherry Zhou,

    Affiliation: Department of Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

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  • Satadru Pramanik,

    Affiliation: Department of Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

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  • Bryan N. Brown,

    Affiliations: Department of Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America, Department of Bioengineering, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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  • Won Seuk Ryu,

    Affiliation: Department of Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

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  • Lawrence J. Bonassar,

    Affiliation: Department of Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

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  • Jason A. Spector

    Affiliation: Laboratory for Bioregenerative Medicine and Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Published: February 20, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0056506

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