(The TQCC of Biofabrication is 18. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
Engineering bioinks for 3D bioprinting126
Improving alginate printability for biofabrication: establishment of a universal and homogeneous pre-crosslinking technique85
3D printed oxidized alginate-gelatin bioink provides guidance for C2C12 muscle precursor cell orientation and differentiation via shear stress during bioprinting83
Printability in extrusion bioprinting78
Droplet-based microfluidics in biomedical applications65
3D Printing of large-scale and highly porous biodegradable tissue engineering scaffolds from poly(trimethylene-carbonate) using two-photon-polymerization60
Cell spheroids as a versatile research platform: formation mechanisms, high throughput production, characterization and applications58
GelMA/bioactive silica nanocomposite bioinks for stem cell osteogenic differentiation55
Biofabrication of endothelial cell, dermal fibroblast, and multilayered keratinocyte layers for skin tissue engineering54
Combinations of photoinitiator and UV absorber for cell-based digital light processing (DLP) bioprinting53
A novel tumor-immune microenvironment (TIME)-on-Chip mimics three dimensional neutrophil-tumor dynamics and neutrophil extracellular traps (NETs)-mediated collective tumor invasion53
Recent advances in 3D bioprinting of musculoskeletal tissues50
Modeling the printability of photocuring and strength adjustable hydrogel bioink during projection-based 3D bioprinting49
Dynamic hyaluronic acid hydrogel with covalent linked gelatin as an anti-oxidative bioink for cartilage tissue engineering49
Self-crosslinking hyaluronic acid–carboxymethylcellulose hydrogel enhances multilayered 3D-printed construct shape integrity and mechanical stability for soft tissue engineering48
3D cell-printing of tendon-bone interface using tissue-derived extracellular matrix bioinks for chronic rotator cuff repair48
Using chaotic advection for facile high-throughput fabrication of ordered multilayer micro- and nanostructures: continuous chaotic printing47
3D printed titanium scaffolds with homogeneous diamond-like structures mimicking that of the osteocyte microenvironment and its bone regeneration study47
Multi-material digital light processing bioprinting of hydrogel-based microfluidic chips47
Dual drug delivery system based on pH-sensitive silk fibroin/alginate nanoparticles entrapped in PNIPAM hydrogel for treating severe infected burn wound47
Sound-induced morphogenesis of multicellular systems for rapid orchestration of vascular networks46
Cartilage tissue engineering by extrusion bioprinting utilizing porous hyaluronic acid microgel bioinks46
Dynamic peptide-folding mediated biofunctionalization and modulation of hydrogels for 4D bioprinting45
Multimaterial bioprinting and combination of processing techniques towards the fabrication of biomimetic tissues and organs44
High throughput direct 3D bioprinting in multiwell plates42
4D Biofabrication of fibrous artificial nerve graft for neuron regeneration42
Recent advancements in the bioprinting of vascular grafts41
Bio-3D printing iPSC-derived human chondrocytes for articular cartilage regeneration41
Fabrication of MSC-laden composites of hyaluronic acid hydrogels reinforced with MEW scaffolds for cartilage repair39
A biofabrication method to align cells within bioprinted photocrosslinkable and cell-degradable hydrogel constructs via embedded fibers39
Aspiration-assisted bioprinting of co-cultured osteogenic spheroids for bone tissue engineering37
Green electrospinning for biomaterials and biofabrication36
On-chip high-definition bioprinting of microvascular structures36
Alginate–gelatin–Matrigel hydrogels enable the development and multigenerational passaging of patient-derived 3D bioprinted cancer spheroid models36
A targeted rheological bioink development guideline and its systematic correlation with printing behavior36
Bioprinting of an osteocyte network for biomimetic mineralization35
Combining electrospinning with hot drawing process to fabricate high performance poly (L-lactic acid) nanofiber yarns for advanced nanostructured bio-textiles34
Vascularized adipocyte organoid model using isolated human microvessel fragments34
4D bioprintable self-healing hydrogel with shape memory and cryopreserving properties34
A digital light processing 3D printed magnetic bioreactor system using silk magnetic bioink34
3D bioprinted, vascularized neuroblastoma tumor environment in fluidic chip devices for precision medicine drug testing34
Engineering microvasculature by 3D bioprinting of prevascularized spheroids in photo-crosslinkable gelatin34
Bio-instructive hydrogel expands the paracrine potency of mesenchymal stem cells33
Recapitulating monocyte extravasation to the synovium in an organotypic microfluidic model of the articular joint33
Double network laminarin-boronic/alginate dynamic bioink for 3D bioprinting cell-laden constructs33
Mimicking tumor microenvironment by 3D bioprinting: 3D cancer modeling32
Enabling peristalsis of human colon tumor organoids on microfluidic chips30
Bioengineered in vitro 3D model of myotonic dystrophy type 1 human skeletal muscle29
Towards engineering heart tissues from bioprinted cardiac spheroids29
Decellularized kidney extracellular matrix bioinks recapitulate renal 3D microenvironment in vitro29
3D bioprinting of molecularly engineered PEG-based hydrogels utilizing gelatin fragments29
Improved accuracy and precision of bioprinting through progressive cavity pump-controlled extrusion29
Tunable metacrylated hyaluronic acid-based hybrid bioinks for stereolithography 3D bioprinting29
Bioactive Sr2+/Fe3+ co-substituted hydroxyapatite in cryogenically 3D printed porous scaffolds for bone tissue engineering28
High throughput microfluidic system with multiple oxygen levels for the study of hypoxia in tumor spheroids28
An injectable bioink with rapid prototyping in the air and in-situ mild polymerization for 3D bioprinting27
Magnetic molding of tumor spheroids: emerging model for cancer screening27
Biomimetic and mechanically supportive 3D printed scaffolds for cartilage and osteochondral tissue engineering using photopolymers and digital light processing27
FRESH 3D bioprinting a contractile heart tube using human stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes27
Fabrication of microvascular constructs using high resolution electrohydrodynamic inkjet printing27
3D printing of inorganic-biopolymer composites for bone regeneration27
A perfusable vascularized full-thickness skin model for potential topical and systemic applications26
Aspiration-assisted freeform bioprinting of mesenchymal stem cell spheroids within alginate microgels26
Neural stem cell delivery using brain-derived tissue-specific bioink for recovering from traumatic brain injury26
Engineered assistive materials for 3D bioprinting: support baths and sacrificial inks26
Bioink with cartilage-derived extracellular matrix microfibers enables spatial control of vascular capillary formation in bioprinted constructs26
Development of human-derived, three-dimensional respiratory epithelial tissue constructs with perfusable microvasculature on a high-throughput microfluidics screening platform25
Bioprinted microvasculature: progressing from structure to function25
Printability and bio-functionality of a shear thinning methacrylated xanthan–gelatin composite bioink25
Simultaneous 2D and 3D cell culture array for multicellular geometry, drug discovery and tumor microenvironment reconstruction25
Enhanced vascularization and de novo tissue formation in hydrogels made of engineered RGD-tagged spider silk proteins in the arteriovenous loop model25
Scaffold microarchitecture regulates angiogenesis and the regeneration of large bone defects24
3D bioprinting of dECM/Gel/QCS/nHAp hybrid scaffolds laden with mesenchymal stem cell-derived exosomes to improve angiogenesis and osteogenesis24
Polydopamine-coated polycaprolactone/carbon nanotube fibrous scaffolds loaded with brain-derived neurotrophic factor for peripheral nerve regeneration24
Core–shell bioprinting as a strategy to apply differentiation factors in a spatially defined manner inside osteochondral tissue substitutes24
Core–shell bioprinting of vascularized in vitro liver sinusoid models24
Human gelatin-based composite hydrogels for osteochondral tissue engineering and their adaptation into bioinks for extrusion, inkjet, and digital light processing bioprinting24
Architected fibrous scaffolds for engineering anisotropic tissues24
BoneMA—synthesis and characterization of a methacrylated bone-derived hydrogel for bioprinting of in-vitro vascularized tissue constructs24
3D bioprinted tumor model with extracellular matrix enhanced bioinks for nanoparticle evaluation24
Controllable assembly of skeletal muscle-like bundles through 3D bioprinting23
Next generation human brain models: engineered flat brain organoids featuring gyrification23
Scalable fabrication of renal spheroids and nephron-like tubules by bioprinting and controlled self-assembly of epithelial cells23
3D printing of sacrificial thioester elastomers using digital light processing for templating 3D organoid structures in soft biomatrices23
Bioprinting of alginate-carboxymethyl chitosan scaffolds for enamel tissue engineering in vitro23
Valve-based consecutive bioprinting method for multimaterial tissue-like constructs with controllable interfaces22
Angiogenic factors secreted from human ASC spheroids entrapped in an alginate-based hierarchical structure via combined 3D printing/electrospinning system22
Constructing high-strength nano-micro fibrous woven scaffolds with native-like anisotropic structure and immunoregulatory function for tendon repair and regeneration22
Micro-electrode channel guide (µECG) technology: an online method for continuous electrical recording in a human beating heart-on-chip22
Bilayer silk fibroin/sodium alginate scaffold promotes vascularization and advances inflammation stage in full-thickness wound22
A multifunctional micropore-forming bioink with enhanced anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties22
Long-term mechanical loading is required for the formation of 3D bioprinted functional osteocyte bone organoids22
A simplified yet enhanced and versatile microfluidic platform for cyclic cell stretching on an elastic polymer21
Hyaluronic acid based next generation bioink for 3D bioprinting of human stem cell derived corneal stromal model with innervation21
A novel extrusion-based 3D bioprinting system for skeletal muscle tissue engineering21
Low temperature hybrid 3D printing of hierarchically porous bone tissue engineering scaffolds with in situ delivery of osteogenic peptide and mesenchymal stem cells21
Rapid multilayer microfabrication for modeling organotropic metastasis in breast cancer21
Manufacturing of self-standing multi-layered 3D-bioprinted alginate-hyaluronate constructs by controlling the cross-linking mechanisms for tissue engineering applications21
Hybrid extracellular vesicles-liposome incorporated advanced bioink to deliver microRNA21
Direct extrusion of individually encapsulated endothelial and smooth muscle cells mimicking blood vessel structures and vascular native cell alignment20
Bio-inspired zonal-structured matrices for bone-cartilage interface engineering20
In vivo organized neovascularization induced by 3D bioprinted endothelial-derived extracellular vesicles20
Mechanically and biologically promoted cell-laden constructs generated using tissue-specific bioinks for tendon/ligament tissue engineering applications20
Expanding sacrificially printed microfluidic channel-embedded paper devices for construction of volumetric tissue models in vitro20
Biofabrication of vasculature in microphysiological models of bone20
Coaxial printing of double-layered and free-standing blood vessel analogues without ultraviolet illumination for high-volume vascularised tissue20
Micropatterned conductive elastomer patch based on poly (glycerol sebacate)-graphene for cardiac tissue repair20
3D bioassembly of cell-instructive chondrogenic and osteogenic hydrogel microspheres containing allogeneic stem cells for hybrid biofabrication of osteochondral constructs20
Functional evaluation of prevascularization in one-stage versus two-stage tissue engineering approach of human bio-artificial muscle20
3D bioprinting of osteon-mimetic scaffolds with hierarchical microchannels for vascularized bone tissue regeneration19
Testis on a chip—a microfluidic three-dimensional culture system for the development of spermatogenesis in-vitro19
3D-printed bioceramic scaffolds with Fe3S4 microflowers for magnetothermal and chemodynamic therapy of bone tumor and regeneration of bone defects19
User-friendly microfluidic manufacturing of hydrogel microspheres with sharp needle19
Biofabrication of muscle fibers enhanced with plant viral nanoparticles using surface chaotic flows19
Study of the process-induced cell damage in forced extrusion bioprinting19
Stem cell spheroid engineering with osteoinductive and ROS scavenging nanofibers for bone regeneration19
Development of a novel dual reproductive organ on a chip: recapitulating bidirectional endocrine crosstalk between the uterine endometrium and the ovary19
1D and 2D error assessment and correction for extrusion-based bioprinting using process sensing and control strategies19
A microphysiological system combining electrospun fibers and electrical stimulation for the maturation of highly anisotropic cardiac tissue18
Mild formation of core–shell hydrogel microcapsules for cell encapsulation18
An interfacial self-assembling bioink for the manufacturing of capillary-like structures with tuneable and anisotropic permeability18
Compensating the cell-induced light scattering effect in light-based bioprinting using deep learning18
The spatial arrangement of cells in a 3D-printed biomimetic spinal cord promotes directional differentiation and repairs the motor function after spinal cord injury18
An engineered neurovascular unit for modeling neuroinflammation18