Benjamin Scott Harrison, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Benjamin Scott Harrison, Ph.D.

Associate Professor,

Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-7292 | Department: 336-716-2011


Education & Training

  • B.S., University of West Florida, 1998
  • Ph.D., University of Florida, 2003


  • Soc for Biomaterials
  • Am Chemical Society
Benjamin Scott Harrison, Ph.D.

Benjamin Scott Harrison, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Institute for Regenerative Medicine
Center for Integrative Medicine

Research Interests

biotechnology, cell growth, differentiation,d, cross(mult/tnslat/inter)discip, drugs/therapeutic agents pharm, education outreach, engineering/bioengineering

Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-7292 | Department: 336-716-2011


Recent Publications

Chandra PK, Ross CL, Smith LC, Jeong SS, Kim J, Yoo JJ, Harrison BS. Peroxide-based oxygen generating topical wound dressing for enhancing healing of dermal wounds. Wound Repair Regen. 2015;():.

Ross CL, Siriwardane M, Almeida-Porada G, Porada CD, Brink P, Christ GJ, Harrison BS. The effect of low-frequency electromagnetic field on human bone marrow stem/progenitor cell differentiation. Stem Cell Res. 2015;15(1):96-108.

Zhao SY, Harrison BS. Morphology impact on oxygen sensing ability of Ru(dpp)3Cl2 containing biocompatible polymers. Mater Sci Eng C Mater Biol Appl. 2015;53():280-285.

Ross CL, Teli T, Harrison BS. Effect of electromagnetic field on cyclic adenosine monophosphate (cAMP) in a human mu-opioid receptor cell model. Electromagn Biol Med. 2015;():.

Thompson LC, Frasier CR, Sloan RC, Mann EE, Harrison BS, Brown JM, Brown DA, Wingard CJ. Pulmonary instillation of multi-walled carbon nanotubes promotes coronary vasoconstriction and exacerbates injury in isolated hearts. Nanotoxicology. 2014;8(1):38-49.

Sirivisoot S, Pareta R, Harrison BS. Protocol and cell responses in three-dimensional conductive collagen gel scaffolds with conductive polymer nanofibres for tissue regeneration. Interface Focus. 2014;4(1):20130050.

Mohs A, Rowe B, Harrison B, Christ G. Magnetic resonance imaging to quantify tissue damage in a rodent ischemic injury model [abstract]. Tissue Eng Part A. 2014;20(Suppl 1):S72.

Atala AJ, Harrison B, Yoo JJ, inventors; Wake Forest University Health Sciences, assignee. Oxygen-generating compositions for enhancing cell and tissue survival in vivo. Japan patent JP 5568463. 2014 June 27. 2014;():.

Ross CL, Harrison BS. Effect of time-varied magnetic field on inflammatory response in macrophage cell line RAW 264.7. Electromagn Biol Med. 2013;32(1):59-69.

Ross CL, Harrison BS. Effect of pulsed electromagnetic field on inflammatory pathway markers in RAW 264.7 murine macrophages. J Inflamm Res. 2013;6():45-51.

Ross CL, Harrison BS. The use of magnetic field for the reduction of inflammation: a review of the history and therapeutic results. Altern Ther Health Med. 2013;19(2):47-54.

Ward CL, Corona BT, Yoo JJ, Harrison BS, Christ GJ. Oxygen generating biomaterials preserve skeletal muscle homeostasis under hypoxic and ischemic conditions. PLoS One. 2013;8(8):e72485.

Inglin R, Harrison B, Brugger L, Sulser T, Candinas D, Eberli D. In vivo evaluation of O-2 releasing suture material for improved wound healing in hypoxic environments [abstract]. J Tissue Eng Regen Med. 2012;6(Suppl 1):413.

Urankar RN, Lust RM, Mann E, Katwa P, Wang X, Podila R, Hilderbrand SC, Harrison BS, Chen P, Ke PC, Rao AM, Brown JM, Wingard CJ. Expansion of cardiac ischemia/reperfusion injury after instillation of three forms of multi-walled carbon nanotubes. Part Fibre Toxicol. 2012;9():38.

Harrison BS, Sirivisoot S. Applications of nanotechnology for regenerative medicine In: Atala A, Lanza R, Thomson JA, Nerem R, eds. Principles of regenerative medicine. 2nd ed. San Diego (CA): Academic Press;2011: 529-540.

Broda CR, Lee JY, Sirivisoot S, Schmidt CE, Harrison BS. A chemically polymerized electrically conducting composite of polypyrrole nanoparticles and polyurethane for tissue engineering. J Biomed Mater Res A. 2011;98(4):509-516.

Sirivisoot S, Harrison BS. Skeletal myotube formation enhanced by electrospun polyurethane carbon nanotube scaffolds. Int J Nanomedicine. 2011;6():2483-2497.

Desai S, Perkins J, Harrison BS, Sankar J. Understanding release kinetics of biopolymer drug delivery microcapsules for biomedical applications. Mater Sci Eng B Solid State Mater Adv Technol. 2010;168(1-3):127-131.

Corona BT, Ward CL, Harrison BS, Christ GJ. Regenerative medicine: basic concepts, current status, and future applications. J Investig Med. 2010;58(7):849-858.

Oh SH, Ward CL, Atala A, Yoo JJ, Harrison BS. Oxygen generating scaffolds for enhancing engineered tissue survival. Biomaterials. 2009;30(5):757-762.

Lee SJ, Harrison B, Czerw R, Yoo JJ, Atala A, Lim JO. Regulated heparin release using novel quantum dots for potential application to vascular graft engineering. J Macromol Sci, Pure Appl Chem. 2009;46(12):1191-1198.

Harrison BS. Applications of nanotechnology In: Atala A, Lanza R, Thomson JA, Nerem RM, eds. Principles of regenerative medicine. Boston (MA): Academic Press;2008: 554-561.

Hudson JE, Hodges S, Kraft R, Harrison B, Atala A. Catheterless MRI cystogram using iron nanoparticles--a pilot study [abstract]. J Urol. 2008;179(4 Suppl):729.

Lim GJ, Ishiuji Y, Dawn A, Harrison B, Kim DW, Atala A, Yosipovitch G. In vitro and in vivo characterization of a novel liposomal butorphanol formulation for treatment of pruritus. Acta Derm Venereol. 2008;88(4):327-330.

Harrison BS, Atala A. Carbon nanotube applications for tissue engineering. Biomaterials. 2007;28(2):344-353.

Harrison BS, Eberli D, Lee SJ, Atala A, Yoo JJ. Oxygen producing biomaterials for tissue regeneration. Biomaterials. 2007;28(31):4628-4634.

Harrison BS, Eberli D, Lee SJ, Oh SH, Ward C, Atala A, Yoo JJ. Oxygen generating scaffolds for tissue regeneration [abstract]. Tissue Eng. 2007;13(7):1740.

Carroll DL, Czerw R, Harrison B. Carbon nanotube--poly(3-octylthiophene) composite photovoltaic cells. J Nanosci Nanotechnol. 2006;6(7):2204-2207.

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Benjamin Scott Harrison, Ph.D.

Benjamin Scott Harrison, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Institute for Regenerative Medicine
Center for Integrative Medicine

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