Pitt | Swanson Engineering
Patzer, John F
Bioengineering Department
Patzer, John F
Faculty
Associate Professor
Office: 309 CNBIO
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Tissue engineering for artificial liver, implantable glucose sensors. 

Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering/Fluid Mechanics, Stanford University, 1980

M.S. in Chemical Engineering, Michigan State University, 1973

B.S. in Chemical Engineering, Michigan State University, 1971

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Clinical evaluation of liver assist devices

Development of platinized-titanium electrocatalyst/reactor system for organic oxidations

Development of portable, electrochemical-based hemodialysis system

Encapsulation technology for islets and hepatocytes

Hepatocyte tissue culture and detoxification kinetics

Implantable glucose sensor for an artificial pancreas

Liver assist device system development

Novel methods of ammonia removal from physiologic buffers

(2000) Who's Who Among America's Teachers.

(1998) Who's Who Among America's Teachers.

(1972) National Science Foundation Fellowship.

(1971) Monsanto Company Scholarship.

(1971) Tau Beta Pi.

(1968) National Merit Scholarship.

Patzer II, J.F., Catapano, G., and Gerlach, J.C., 2010, ": Transport Advances in Disposable Bioreactors for Liver Tissue Engineering," in Disposable Bioreactors, Eibl R and Eibl D, Eds, Advances in Biochemical Engineering/Biotechnology, .. Springer, ed., pp. 117-143.

Gerlach, J.C., Zeilinger, K., and Patzer Ii, J.F., 2008, "Bioartificial liver systems: why, what, whither?," Regenerative medicine, no.4, pp. 575-95.

Patzer II, J.F., 2008, "Evolution of a course in biothermodynamics," Proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Education 2008, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., 2008, "Thermodynamic considerations in solid adsorption of bound solutes for patient support in liver failure," Artificial Organs, pp. 499-508.

Patzer II, J.F., Aggarwal, S., Brooks, D.M., Kang, Y., and Linden, P.K., 2008, "Non-invasive monitoring of cerebral perfusion pressure in patients with acute liver failure using transcranial doppler ultrasonography," Liver Transplantation, pp. 1048-1057.

Patzer II, J.F., Lopez, R.C., and Aggarwal, S., 2007, "Intracranial pressure observations in a canine model of acute liver failure supported by a bioartificial liver support system," Artificial Organs, pp. 834-839.

Patzer, J., 2006, "Principles of bound solute dialysis.," Therapeutic apheresis and dialysis : official peer-reviewed journal of the International Society for Apheresis, the Japanese Society for Apheresis, the Japanese Society for Dialysis Therapy, no.2, pp. 118-24.

Patzer II, J.F., Safta, S.A., and Miller, R.H., 2006, "Slow continuous ultrafiltration with bound solute dialysis," ASAIO Journal, pp. 47-58.

Patzer, J., Toleman, M.A., Deshpande, L.M., Kaminska, W., Dzierzanowska, D., Bennett, P.M., Jones, R.N., and Walsh, T.R., 2004, "Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains harbouring an unusual blaVIM-4 gene cassette isolated from hospitalized children in Poland (1998-2001).," The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy, no.3, pp. 451-6.

Patzer II, J.F., 2004, "Oxygen consumption in a hollow fiber bioartificial liver - revisited," Artificial Organs, pp. 83-98.

Patzer II, J.F., and Bane, S.E., 2003, "Bound solute dialysis," ASAIO Journal, pp. 271-281.

Patzer, J., Dzierzanowska, D., and Turner, P., 2002, "Susceptibility patterns of Gram-negative bacteria from a Polish intensive care unit, 1997-2000.," International journal of antimicrobial agents, no.5, pp. 431-4.

Kaminska, W., Patzer, J., and Dzierzanowska, D., 2002, "Urinary tract infections caused by endemic multi-resistant Enterobacter cloacae in a dialysis and transplantation unit.," The Journal of hospital infection, no.3, pp. 215-20.

Patzer II, J.F., Block, G.D., Khanna, A., Yin, W.Y., Molmenti, E., Gerber, D., Scott, V.L., Aggarwal, S., Wagner, R.A., Fulmer, M.L., Amiot, B.P., Mazariegos, G.V., and Kramer, D.J., 2002, "D-galactosamine based canine acute liver failure model," Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Diseases International, pp. 354-367.

Patzer II, J.F., Budny, D., Lund, L., and Vipperman, J., 2002, "Four steps to teaching C programming," Proceedings 32nd ASEE/IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference.

Patzer II, J.F., Campbell, B., and Miller, R., 2002, "Plasma versus whole blood perfusion in a bioartificial liver assist device," ASAIO Journal, pp. 226-233.

Patzer II, J.F., Kuddus, R., Lopez, R., Mazariegos, G.V., Meighen, B., KRAMER, D.J., and Rao, A.S., 2002, "Clinical and laboratory evaluation of the safety of a bioartificial liver assist device for potential transmission of porcine endogenous retrovirus," Transplantation, pp. 420-429.

Patzer II, J.F., Lopez, R.C., Zhu, Y., Wang, Z.F., Mazariegos, G.V., and Fung, J.J., 2002, "Bioartificial liver assist devices in support of patients with liver failure.," Hepatobiliary & pancreatic diseases international : HBPD INT, no.1, pp. 18-25.

Patzer II, J.F., Mazariegos, G.V., and Lopez, R., 2002, "Bioartificial Liver Program Investigators: Preclinical evaluation of the Excorp Medical, Inc. bioartificial liver support system (BLSS)," Journal of the American College of Surgeons, pp. 299-310.

Patzer II, J.F., Mazariegos, G.V., Lopez, R.C., Giraldo, M., DeVera, M.D., Grogan, T.A., Zhu, Y., Fulmer, M.L., Amiot, B.P., and Kramer, D.J., 2002, "First clinical use of a novel bioartificial liver support system (BLSS)," American Journal of Transplantation, pp. 260-266.

Patzer II, J.F., 2001, "Advances in bioartificial liver assist devices," Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, pp. 320-333.

Patzer II, J.F., Kuddus, R., Lopez, R., Mazariegos, G.V., Meighen, B., Kramer, D.J., Fung, J.J., and Rao, A.S., 2001, "Valuation of transmission of porcine endogenous retrovirus into patients subjected to hemoperfusion using an extracorporeal bioartificial liver support system," Transplantation Proceedings, p. 1976.

Patzer II, J.F., Mazariegos, G.V., Kramer, D.J., Lopez, R.C., Shakil, A.O., Rosenbloom, A.J., DeVera, M.D., Giraldo, M., Grogan, T.A., Zhu, Y., Fulmer, M.L., and Amiot, B.P., 2001, "Safety observations in the Phase I clinical evaluation of the Excorp Medical BLSS after the first four patients," ASAIO Journal, pp. 471-475.

Schmidt, K., Nolte-Zenker, B., Patzer, J., Bauer, M., Schmidt, L.G., and Heinz, A., 2001, "Psychopathological correlates of reduced dopamine receptor sensitivity in depression, schizophrenia, and opiate and alcohol dependence.," Pharmacopsychiatry, no.2, pp. 66-72.

Michalkiewicz, J., Stachowski, J., Barth, C., Patzer, J., Dzierzanowska, D., and Madalinski, K., 1999, "Effect of Pseudomonas aeruginosa exotoxin A on IFN-gamma synthesis: expression of costimulatory molecules on monocytes and activity of NK cells.," Immunology letters, no.3, pp. 359-66.

Patzer II, J.F., Mazariegos, G.V., Lopez, R., Molmenti, E., Gerber, D., Riddervold, F., Khanna, A., Yin, W.Y., Chen, Y., Scott, V.L., Aggarwal, S., Kramer, D.J., Wagner, R.A., Zhu, Y., Fulmer, M.L., Block, G.D., and Amiot, B.P., 1999, "Novel bioartificial liver support system: preclinical evaluation," Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, pp. 340-352.

Michalkiewicz, J., Stachowski, J., Barth, C., Patzer, J., Dzierzanowska, D., Runowski, D., and Madalinski, K., 1998, "Effect of Pseudomonas aeruginosa exotoxin A on CD3-induced human T-cell activation.," Immunology letters, no.2-3, pp. 79-88.

Polanec, J., Patzer, J., Grzybowski, J., Strukelj, M., and Pavelic, Z.P., 1997, "Amount and Avidity of IgG Antibodies to Pseudomonas Aeruginosa Exotoxin A Antigen in Cystic Fibrosis Patients.," Pathology oncology research : POR, no.1, pp. 26-29.

Patzer II, J.F., Wolfson Jr, S.K., and Yao, S.J., 1996, "In situ electrode formation in a Swiss roll reactor," Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, pp. 1316-1321.

Dzierzanowska, D., Lopaciuk, U., Kaminska, W., Wieczynska, J., Pawinska, A., and Patzer, J., 1995, "Antibiotic resistance of bacterial strains isolated from children in Child Health Center, Warsaw.," International journal of antimicrobial agents, no.3, pp. 179-82.

Patzer II, J.F., Yao, S.J., and Wolfson Jr, S.K., 1995, "Ammonium removal via hydrophobic membrane transport in hemodialysis dialysate regeneration," ASAIO Journal, pp. 132-136.

Patzer II, J.F., Yao, S.J., and Wolfson Jr, S.K., 1995, "Letter to the Editor."

Patzer II, J.F., Yao, S.J., and Wolfson Jr, S.K., 1995, "Zeolitic ammonium ion exchange for portable hemodialysis dialysate regeneration," ASAIO Journal, pp. 221-226.

Patzer II, J.F., Yao, S.J., Xu, W., Day, T.L., Wolfson Jr, S.K., and Liu, C.C., 1995, "A microchip glucose sensor," ASAIO Journal, M409-M413.

Patzer, J., and Dzierzanowska, D., 1994, "The incidence of serotype O12 and multiresistance amongst Pseudomonas aeruginosa clinical isolates.," The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy, no.1, pp. 165-70.

Patzer II, J.F., Yao, S.J., Xu, W., Day, T.L., and Wolfson Jr, S.K., 1994, "Interference of amino acids on glucose sensing," ASAIO Journal, pp. 33-40.

Patzer, J., and Dzierzanowska, D., 1991, "The resistance patterns and serotypes of Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains isolated from children.," The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy, no.6, pp. 869-75.

Patzer II, J.F., Wolfson Jr, S.K., and Yao, S.J., 1991, "Platinized-titanium electrodes for urea oxidation. II. Concentric spiral coil geometry," Journal of Molecular Catalysis, pp. 231-242.

Patzer II, J.F., Yao, S.J., and Wolfson Jr, S.K., 1991, "Platinized-titanium electrodes for urea oxidation. I. Demonstration of efficacy," Journal of Molecular Catalysis, pp. 217-230.

Patzer II, J.F., Yao, S.J., and Wolfson Jr, S.K., 1991, "Voltage polarity relay: optimal constant current control of electrochemical urea oxidation," IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, pp. 1157-1161.

Trafny, E.A., Grzybowski, J., Patzer, J., Popiel, D., Wrembel-Wargocka, J., Dzierzanowska, D., Zawistowska-Marciniak, I., and Kobus, K., 1991, "Characterization of antibody response to Pseudomonas aeruginosa in patients with wound infections.," Microbiology and immunology, no.6, pp. 435-42.

1990, "Slurry shale process optimization and reactor design," Transactions of the Institution of Chemical Engineers, pp. 523-529.

Patzer II, J.F., Wolfson Jr, S.K., and Yao, S.J., 1990, "Slurry shale process optimization and reactor design," Chemical Engineering Science, pp. 2777-2784.

Patzer, J., Nielsen, H., and Kharazmi, A., 1989, "Pseudomonas aeruginosa exotoxin A primes human monocyte oxidative burst response in vitro.," Microbial pathogenesis, no.2, pp. 147-52.

Grzybowski, J., Trafny, E.A., Wrembel-Wargocka, J., Patzer, J., Dzierzanowska, D., Zawistowska-Marciniak, I., and Klos, M., 1989, "Amount, avidity, and specificity of antibodies to Pseudomonas aeruginosa in normal human sera.," Journal of clinical microbiology, no.6, pp. 1367-71.

Michalkiewicz, J., Patzer, J., Dzierzanowska, D., Stachowski, J., and Madalinski, K., 1989, "Effect of Pseudomonas aeruginosa exotoxin a on PHA-induced lymphocyte proliferation.," Archivum immunologiae et therapiae experimentalis, no.3-4, pp. 353-63.

Patzer II, J.F., Yao, S.J., Wolfson Jr, S.K., and Ruppel-Kerr, R., 1989, "Urea oxidation kinetics via cyclic voltammetry: Application to regenerative hemodialysis," Bioelectrochemistry & Bioenergetics, pp. 341-353.

Patzer, J., and Dzierzanowska, D., 1987, "[Pattern of antibiotic resistance of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from clinical specimens 1981-1985].," Medycyna doswiadczalna i mikrobiologia, no.4, pp. 236-44.

Dzierzanowska, D., and Patzer, J., 1987, "[Evaluation of the sensitivity of clinical strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa to aminoglycoside and beta-lactam antibiotics].," Medycyna doswiadczalna i mikrobiologia, no.2, pp. 105-10.

Patzer, J., Walkiewicz, R., and Dzierzanowska, D., 1986, "Susceptibility of Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains isolated from hospitalized children.," The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy, no.1, pp. 45-9.

Patzer II, J.F., Moon, W.G., Jones, G.L., and King, A.B., 1986, "Kinetic and reaction engineering model for a thermal solution oil shale process," Chemical Engineering Science, pp. 1005-1012.

Dzierzanowska, D., Lawicka, K., Piotrowska, E., and Patzer, J., 1985, "[Sensitivity of various clinical strains of bacteria to cefoperazone].," Polski tygodnik lekarski (Warsaw, Poland : 1960), no.48, pp. 1349-51.

Linda, H., and Patzer, J., 1984, "[Combined effect of cefotaxime and aminoglycoside antibiotics on Pseudomonas strains and group D streptococci].," Medycyna doswiadczalna i mikrobiologia, no.4, pp. 223-9.

Patzer II, J.F., 1983, "Distribution of kerogen in Green River oil shale: an assessment of oil shale beneficiation potential," Fuel, pp. 1289-1295.

Patzer II, J.F., and Jeong, K.M., 1983, "Indigenous mineral matter effects in pyrolysis of Green River oil shale," ACS Symposium Series No. 230 ACS, pp. 529-542, Washington..

Patzer, J., Gieburowska, R., and Dzierzanowska, D., 1982, "Comparison of the in vitro activity of new beta-lactams and aminoglycosides against clinical isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa.," Zentralblatt für Bakteriologie, Mikrobiologie und Hygiene. 1. Abt. Originale A, Medizinische Mikrobiologie, Infektionskrankheiten und Parasitologie = International journal of microbiology and hygiene. A, Medical microbiology, infectiousdiseases, parasitol, no.1, pp. 110-20.

Dzierzanowska, D., Patzer, J., and Jeljaszewicz, J., 1982, "Pharmacokinetic studies of azlocillin, mezlocillin, cephalothin and sisomicin in rabbits.," Infection, S217-20.

Patzer II, J.F., 1982, "An analysis of kerogen distribution in Green River oil shale."

Dzierzanowska, D., Klosinska, E., Roszkowski, W., Patzer, J., and Jeljaszewicz, J., 1981, "Evaluation of therapeutic efficacy of ureidopenicillins in comparison to sisomicin and cephalotin in experimental infections of rabbits.," Zentralblatt für Bakteriologie, Mikrobiologie und Hygiene. 1. Abt. Originale A, Medizinische Mikrobiologie, Infektionskrankheiten und Parasitologie = International journal of microbiology and hygiene. A, Medical microbiology, infectiousdiseases, parasitol, no.3, pp. 312-21.

Patzer II, J.F., and Homsy, G.M., 1981, "Global stability of transient drop extraction to Marangoni instabilities," Physics of Fluids, pp. 567-575.

Patzer II, J.F., 1980, "Stability in spherical systems: I. Hydrodynamic stability of thin, spherically concentric fluid shells. II. Global stability of transient drop extraction."

Patzer II, J.F., and Montagna, A.A., 1980, "Coal liquefaction catalysts," Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Process Design & Development, pp. 382-386.

Patzer II, J.F., Kehl, W.L., and Swift, H.E., 1980, "Zinc-deficient zinc aluminate-supported residual HDS catalysts," Journal of Catalysis, pp. 211-220.

Patzer II, J.F., Farrauto, R.J., and Montagna, A.A., 1979, "Characterization of coal liquefaction catalysts using 1-methylnaphthalene as a model compound," Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Process Design & Development, pp. 625-630.

Hendler, F.J., Padmanaban, G., Patzer, J., Ryan, R., and Rabinowitz, M., 1975, "Yeast mitochondrial RNA contains a short polyadenylic acid segment.," Nature, no.5533, pp. 357-9.

Padmanaban, G., Hendler, F., Patzer, J., Ryan, R., and Rabinowitz, M., 1975, "Translation of RNA that contains polyadenylate from yeast mitochondria in an Escherichia coli ribosomal system.," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, no.11, pp. 4293-7.

Patzer II, J.F., and Homsy, G.M., 1975, "Hydrodynamic stability of thin, spherically concentric fluid shells," Journal of Colloid & Interface Science, pp. 499-508.

Patzer, J., 1974, "Suppression of the defect in cell division in the histidine regulatory mutants of Salmonella typhimurium. II. Defective cell separation in the smoA mutants.," Acta microbiologica Polonica. Series A: Microbiologia generalis, no.2, pp. 173-82.

Patzer, J., 1973, "Suppression of the defect in cell division in the histidine regulatory mutants of Salmonella typhimurium.," Acta microbiologica Polonica. Series A: Microbiologia generalis, no.1, pp. 3-14.

Sendecki, W., Patzer, J., and Kuliszewski, M., 1973, "Cytoplasmic factors affecting protein biosynthesis in hypertrophic rat kidney.," Acta biochimica Polonica, no.4, pp. 282-92.

Sendecki, W., Kuliszewski, M., and Patzer, J., 1973, "Changes of ribosomal activity in rat kidney after unilateral nephrectomy.," Acta biochimica Polonica, no.1, pp. 63-71.

Ombach, M., Patzer, J., and Bagdasarian, M., 1966, "The effect of repression of the histidine operon on the synthesis of rapidly labelled RNA in S. typhimurium.," Acta biochimica Polonica, no.2, pp. 165-70.

Patzer II, J.F., and Jeong, K.M., "Indigenous mineral matter effects in pyrolysis of Green River oil shale."

Patzer II, J.F., Miller, R., Moore, T., Self, B., Kean, A., and Roehrig, G., "Special session: Model eliciting activities - Instructor perspectives," Proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Education 2010, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., Hanrahan, M., Kulow, A., and Roy, P., 2009, "Bioreactor for Visualizing Tumor Cell Invasion," BMES 2009 Annual Fall Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., Hanrahan, M., Kulow, A., and Roy, P., 2009, "Bioreactor for Visualizing Tumor Cell Invasion," Science 2009, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., Kulow, A., Plettig, J., Johnen, C., and Gerlach, J., 2009, "Impact of Cell Deposition Technique in Skin Regeneration," BMES 2009 Annual Fall Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., Kulow, A., Plettig, J., Johnen, C., and Gerlach, J., 2009, "WoundCap Sterilization: Impacts on Fibroblast and Keratinocyte Proliferation Rate in Skin Regeneration," BMES 2009 Annual Fall Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., 2008, "Evolution of a course in biothermodynamics," ASEE Annual Conference, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., 2008, "Thermodynamics of solid sorption for acute liver failure," ASAIO 54nd Annual Conference, San Francisco, CA.

Patzer II, J.F., and Roselli, R.J., 2008, "Implementing the VaNTH BioTransport curriculum at the University of Pittsburgh: Improved student perceptions in meeting ABET objectives," BMES 2008 Annual Fall Meeting, St Louis, MO.

Patzer II, J.F., 2007, "Clinical Prospects for a (Bio)Artificial Liver," . 3rd Biomedical Engineering International Symposium, Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico.

Patzer II, J.F., Aggarwal, S., and Brooks, D.M., 2007, "Cerebral perfusion pressure influences transcranial doppler waveforms in fulminant hepatic failure," American Transplant Congress, San Francisco, CA.

Patzer II, J.F., Aggarwal, S., and Brooks, D.M., 2007, "Toward a non-invasive monitor for intracranial pressure in patients with acute liver failure," IARS (International Anesthesia Research Society) 81st Clinical and Scientific Congress, Orlando, FL.

Patzer II, J.F., 2006, ": Issues in hepatic assist devices," NIH Meeting on Acute Liver Failure, Bethesda, MD.

Patzer II, J.F., 2006, "Issues in hepatic assist devices (invited paper)," NIH Meeting on Acute Liver Failure, Bethesda, MD.

Patzer II, J.F., 2006, "Reaction engineering in a biological world (invited paper)," Regenerate World Congress, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., 2006, "Reaction engineering in a biological world," Regenerate World Congress, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., Aggarwal, S., and Brooks, D.M., 2006, "Inferring intracranial pressure from trans-cranial doppler measurement in fulminant liver failure patients," NIH Meeting on Acute Liver Failure, Bethesda, MD.

Patzer II, J.F., Miller, R.H., and Safta, S.A., 2006, "Kinetics of albumin dialysis," ASAIO 52nd Annual Conference, Chicago, IL.

Patzer II, J.F., Safta, S.A., and Miller, R.H., 2006, "Adsorption column kinetics in treatment of liver failure," ASAIO 52nd Annual Conference, Chicago, IL.

Patzer II, J.F., Safta, S.A., and Miller, R.H., 2006, "Mathematical model of adsorption column used in treatment of liver failure," BMES 2006 Annual Fall Meeting, Chicago, IL.

Patzer II, J.F., Kelly, D.M., Fung, J.J., Parra, I., Zhu, X.C., Ezzelerab, M., Zhu, Y., Lunz, J., Venkataramana, R., Stoltz, D., Wang, L.F., Gandhi, C.L., Wu, P., Torres-Miranda, E., Demetria, A.J., and Marcos, A., 2005, "The hepatic arterial buffer response (HABR) in marginal size liver grafts," 11th Meeting of the International Liver Transplantation Society, Los Angeles, CA.

Patzer II, J.F., Kelly, D.M., Fung, J.J., Parra, I., Zhu, X.C., Ezzelerab, M., Zhu, Y., Lunz, J., Venkataramanan, R., Stolz, D., Wu, P., Torres-Miranda, E., Demetris, A., and Marcos, A., 2005, "Correlation of pathology in small-for-size (SFS) pig liver grafts with changes in hepatic blood flow," 11th Meeting of the International Liver Transplantation Society, Los Angeles, CA.

Patzer II, J.F., Kelly, D.M., Fung, J.J., Parra, I., Zhu, X.C., Ezzelerab, M., Zhu, Y., Lunz, J., Venkatarmanan, R., Stolt, D., Wang, L.F., Gandhi, C.L., Wu, P., Torres-Miranda, E., Demetris, A.J., and Marcos, A., 2005, "The hepatic arterial buffer response (HABR) in marginal size liver grafts," American Transplant Congress, Seattle, WA.

Patzer II, J.F., Miller, R.H., and Safta, S.A., 2005, "Modeling detoxification in liver disease," Science2005, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., Miller, R.H., Safta, S.A., and Hallab, A.A., 2005, "Static mixing device for bound solute dialysis with standard dialysis equipment," ASAIO 51st Annual Conference, Washington, DC.

Patzer II, J.F., Safta, S.A., and Miller, R.H., 2005, "Albumin-bound toxin removal by bound solute dialysis with slow continuous ultrafiltration," ASAIO 51st Annual Conference, Washington, DC.

Patzer II, J.F., Safta, S.A., and Miller, R.H., 2005, "Validation of bound solute dialysis mathematical model predictions," BMES 2005 Annual Fall Meeting, Baltimore, MD.

Patzer II, J.F., Aggarwal, S., and Lopez, R.C., 2004, "Effect of blood chemistry on intracranial pressure in canine model of acute hepatic failure perfused with bioartificial liver support system," . IARS (International Anesthesia Research Society) 78th Clinical and Scientific Congress, Tampa, FL.

Patzer II, J.F., and Miller, R.H., 2004, "Static mixer to improve bound solute dialysis (BSD) performance with standard dialysis equipment," ASAIO 50th Anniversary Conference, Washington, DC.

Patzer II, J.F., Lopez, R.C., and Aggarwal, S., 2004, "Intracranial pressure in a canine model of acute liver failure perfused with a novel bioartificial liver uncorrelated with liver enzymes, ammonia, or lactate," Tenth Annual ILTS (International Liver Transplantation Society) Congress, Kyoto, Japan.

Patzer II, J.F., and Bane, S.E., 2003, "Bound solute dialysis with ultrafiltration," ASAIO-ISAO Joint Conference, Washington, DC.

Patzer II, J.F., and Bane, S.E., 2002, "Bound solute dialysis - theory and experiment," AASLD 43rd Annual Meeting, Boston, MA.

Patzer II, J.F., and Bane, S.E., 2002, "Bound solute dialysis," ASAIO 48th Annual Conference, New York, NY.

Patzer II, J.F., and Bane, S.E., 2002, "Ultrafiltration with bound solute dialysis," AASLD 43rd Annual Meeting, Boston, MA.

Patzer II, J.F., Budny, D., Lund, L., and Vipperman, J., 2002, "Four steps to teaching C programming," FIE (Frontiers in Education), Boston, MA.

Patzer II, J.F., Lopez, R.C., Campbell, B., and Miller, R., 2002, "Plasma vs. whole blood for the perfusion of a bioartificial liver assist device," Eighth Congress International Liver Transplantation Society, Chicago, IL.

Patzer II, J.F., 2001, "Plasma versus whole blood perfusion in a bioartificial liver assist device," ASAIO 47th Annual Conference, New York, NY.

Patzer II, J.F., 2000, "Advances in bioartificial liver assist devices," Plenary lecture. Bioartificial Organs III, United Engineering Foundation Conference, Davos, Switzerland.

Patzer II, J.F., 2000, "Advances in bioartificial liver assist devices. Plenary lecture," Bioartificial Organs III, United Engineering Foundation Conference, Davos, Switzerland.

Patzer II, J.F., 2000, "Clinical experience with the Excorp Medical, Inc. bioartificial liver support system (BLSS)," ASAIO 46th Annual Conference, New York, NY.

Patzer II, J.F., Kramer, D.J., Mazariegos, G.V., Lopez-Solis, R.C., Giraldo, M., Grogan, T.A., Zhu, Y., Fulmer, M.L., and Amiot, B.P., 2000, "Clinical safety evaluation of Excorp Medical, Inc. bioartificial liver support system (BLSS)," ASAIO 46th Annual Conference, New York, NY.

Patzer II, J.F., Kuddus, R., Lopez, R., Mazariegos, G.V., Meighen, B., Kramer, D.J., Fung, J.J., and Rao, A.S., 2000, "Valuation of transmission of porcine endogenous retrovirus into patients subjected to hemoperfusion using an extracorporeal bioartificial liver support system," XVII World Congress of the Transplantation Society, Rome, Italy.

Patzer II, J.F., Kuddus, R.H., Mazariegos, G.V., Kramer, D.J., Fung, J.J., and Rao, A.S., 2000, "No evidence of transmission of porcine endogenous retrovirus (PERV) into patients with end-stage liver failure subjected to hemoperfusion using an extracorporeal bioartificial liver support system," TRANSPLANT 2000 Joint Meeting, Chicago, IL.

Patzer II, J.F., Grogan, T.A., McCormick, E., Kramer, D.J., and Mazariegos, G.M., 1999, "Clinical nursing with bioartificial liver support systems (BLSS)," Eighth Annual International Transplant Nurses Society Symposium, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Patzer II, J.F., Kramer, D.J., Mazariegos, G.V., Lopez, R., Giraldo, M., DeVera, M., McCormick, E., Grogan, T.A., Zhu, Y., Fulmer, M.L., and Amiot, B.P., 1999, "Clinical evaluation of a novel bioartificial liver support system (BLSS)," ILTS Fifth Congress, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., Mazariegos, G.V., Kramer, D.J., Lopez, R., Giraldo, M., DeVera, M., McCormick, E., Grogan, T.A., Zhu, Y., Fulmer, M.L., and Amiot, B.P., 1999, "Clinical experience with a novel bioartificial liver support system," ASAIO 45th Annual Conference, San Diego, CA.

Patzer II, J.F., Mazariegos, G.V., Kramer, D.J., Lopez, R., Giraldo, M., DeVera, M., McCormick, E., Grogan, T.A., Zhu, Y., Fulmer, M.L., and Amiot, B.P., 1999, "Early clinical experience with a novel bioartificial liver assist device," AST 17th Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.

Patzer II, J.F., Mazariegos, G.V., Kramer, D.J., Lopez, R., Giraldo, M., McCormick, E., Grogan, T.A., Zhu, Y., Fulmer, M.L., and Amiot, B.P., 1999, "Novel bioartificial liver support system (BLSS): clinical experience," ISAO XIIth World Congress, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.

Patzer II, J.F., Khanna, A., Mazariegos, G.M., Lopez, R., Molmenti, E., Gerber, D., Riddervold, F., Chen, Y., Yin, W.Y., Scott, V.L., Aggarwal, S., Kramer, D.J., Block, G.D., Wagner, R.A., Fulmer, M.L., and Amiot, B.P., 1998, "Novel bioartificial liver preclinical evaluation. Transplant98," XVII World Congress of the Transplantation Society, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Patzer II, J.F., Khanna, A., Mazariegos, G.M., Lopez, R., Molmenti, E., Gerber, D., Riddervold, F., Chen, Y., Yin, W.Y., Scott, V.L., Aggarwal, S., Kramer, D.J., Block, G.D., Wagner, R.A., Fulmer, M.L., and Amiot, B.P., 1998, "Preclinical evaluation of a novel bioartificial liver using a canine D-galactosamine liver failure model," ASTS 24th Annual Scientific Meeting, Chicago, IL.

Patzer II, J.F., Kramer, D.J., Linden, P., Pinna, A., Fung, J.J., and Ash, S.R., 1998, "Treatment of hepatic failure with advanced encephalopathy using the Biologic-DT: Preliminary clinical results," Society of Critical Care Medicine, San Antonio, TX.

Patzer II, J.F., Lopez, R., Mazariegos, G.M., Riddervold, F., Molmenti, E., Gerber, D., Khanna, A., Zhu, Y., Block, G.D., Scott, V.L., Aggarwal, S., Kramer, D.J., Yin, W.Y., Wagner, R.A., Fulmer, M.L., and Amiot, B.P., 1998, "Preclinical evaluation of a bioartificial liver assist device," ASAIO 44th Annual Conference, New York, NY.

Patzer II, J.F., Mazariegos, G.M., Lopez, R., Molmenti, E., Gerber, D., Riddervold, F., Khanna, A., Chen, Y., Yin, W.Y., Scott, V.L., Aggarwal, S., Kramer, D.J., Block, G.D., Wagner, R.A., Fulmer, M.L., and Amiot, B.P., 1998, "Novel bioartificial liver assist device (BLAD): Preclinical Evaluation," Bioartificial Organs II, United Engineering Foundation Conference, Banff, Alberta, Canada.

Patzer II, J.F., Riddervold, F., Mazariegos, G.M., Lopez, R., Molmenti, E., Gerber, D., Khanna, A., Zhu, Y., Block, G.D., Scott, V.L., Aggarwal, S., Kramer, D.J., Yin, W.Y., Wagner, R.A., Fulmer, M.L., and Amiot, B.P., 1998, "A bioartificial liver assist device. Evaluation of survival in a dog model," 11th Annual Congress of European Society of Intensive Care Medicine, Stockholm, Sweden.

Patzer II, J.F., Ash, S.R., Carr, D.J., and Blake, D.E., 1997, "Push-pull sorbent-based pheresis in treatment of acute hepatic failure with coma (AHF)," AGA and AASLD Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.

Patzer II, J.F., Ash, S.R., Carr, D.J., and Blake, D.E., 1997, "Push-pull sorbent-based pheresis in treatment of acute hepatic failure with coma (AHF)," ASAIO 43rd Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA.

Patzer II, J.F., Block, G.D., Mazariegos, G.V., Khanna, A., Chen, Y., Aggarwal, S., Scott, V.L., Yin, W.Y., Kramer, D.J., Wagner, R.A., and Amiot, B.P., 1997, "D-galactosamine canine liver failure model," ASAIO 43rd Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA.

Patzer II, J.F., Block, G.D., Mazariegos, G.V., Khanna, A., Chen, Y., Aggarwal, S., Scott, V.L., Yin, W.Y., Kramer, D.J., Wagner, R.A., and Amiot, B.P., 1997, "Intracranial (ICP) and cerebral perfusion (CPP) pressure stabilization with a bioartificial liver assist device in a canine liver failure model," ISAO XIth World Congress, Providence, RI.

Patzer II, J.F., Khanna, A., Block, G.D., Chen, Y., Yin, W.Y., Scott, V.L., Aggarwal, S., Kramer, D.J., Wagner, R.A., Molmenti, E., Gerber, D., Amiot, B.P., and Mazariegos, G.M., 1997, "Canine evaluation of a novel bioartificial liver support system," ASTS 23rd Annual Scientific Meeting, Chicago, IL.

Patzer II, J.F., Khanna, A., Mazariegos, G.M., Block, G.D., Chen, Y., Yin, W.Y., Scott, V.L., Aggarwal, S., Kramer, D.J., Wagner, R.A., Molmenti, E., Gerber, D., and Amiot, B.P., 1997, "Canine evaluation of a novel bioartificial liver," ILTS 4th Congress.

Patzer II, J.F., Mazariegos, G.M., and Ash, S.R., 1997, "Preliminary results: randomized clinical trial of the Biologic-DT in treatment of acute hepatic failure (AHF) with coma," . ISAO XIth World Congress, Providence, RI.

Patzer II, J.F., Mazariegos, G.M., Linden, P., Kramer, D., and Fung, J.J., 1997, "Randomized clinical trial of the Biologic-DT in treatment of acute hepatic failure (AHF) with advanced encephalopathy," AASLD, Chicago, IL.

Patzer II, J.F., Mazariegos, G.M., Linden, P., Pinna, A., Kramer, D., and Ash, S.R., 1997, "Clinical trial of the Biologic-DT in treatment of hepatic failure (HF) with advanced encephalopathy," ILTS 4th Congress.

Patzer II, J.F., Mazariegos, G.V., Block, G.D., Khanna, A., Chen, Y., Scott, V.L., Aggarwal, S., Yin, W.Y., Kramer, D.J., Wagner, R.A., and Amiot, B.P., 1997, "Preliminary canine studies of a new hollow-fiber-based bioartificial liver system," ASAIO 43rd Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA.

Patzer II, J.F., Block, G.D., and Amiot, B., 1996, "Preclinical evaluation of a novel extracorporeal bioartificial liver device (BAL)," AASLD Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.

Patzer II, J.F., Block, G.D., Mazariegos, G.V., Aggarwal, S., Chan, Y., Khanna, A.J., Amiot, B., and Wagner, R., 1996, "D-galactosamine-induced liver injury in large dogs: is it really fulminant liver failure," AASLD Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.

Patzer II, J.F., Xu, W., Yao, S.J., Day, T.L., and Wolfson Jr, S.K., 1996, "Effect of buffer components on electrochemical glucose sensing," ASAIO 42nd Annual Meeting, Washington, DC.

Patzer II, J.F., Yao, S.J., Liu, C.C., and Wolfson Jr, S.K., 1996, "Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA," Gordon Research Conference on Bioanalytical Sensors, Ventura, CA.

1995, "Enhancing introductory engineering courses through an active learning format," 1995 ASEE Annual Conference, Anaheim, CA.

Patzer II, J.F., Lund, L., Walters, F., Hattler, B., Reeder, G., Sawzik, P., Konishi, R., and Borovetz, H., 1995, "Measurement of mass transfer properties of hollow fiber membranes," ASAIO 41st Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.

Patzer II, J.F., Yao, S.J., Xu, W., Day, T.L., Liu, C.C., and Wolfson Jr, S.K., 1995, "A microchip glucose sensor," ASAIO 41st Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.

Patzer II, J.F., Shuman, L.J., Gottfried, B.D., and Atman, C.J., 1994, "Freshman engineering experience," Project Impact: Disseminating Innovation in Undergraduate Education, National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA.

Patzer II, J.F., Yao, S.J., and Wolfson Jr, S.K., 1994, "Thermal restoration of zeolite ammonium exchange capacity in portable hemodialysis," ASAIO 40th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

Patzer II, J.F., Yao, S.J., and Wolfson Jr, S.K., 1993, "Ammonium removal via hydrophobic membrane transport in hemodialysis dialysate regeneration," ASAIO 39th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.

Patzer II, J.F., Yao, S.J., and Wolfson Jr, S.K., 1993, "Zeolitic ammonium ion exchange for portable hemodialysis dialysate regeneration," ASAIO 39th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.

Patzer II, J.F., Yao, S.J., and Wolfson Jr, S.K., 1990, "Reactor control and reaction kinetics for electrochemical urea oxidation," 11th International Symposium on Chemical Reaction Engineering (ISCRE 11), Toronto, Canada.

Patzer II, J.F., Yao, S.J., and Wolfson Jr, S.K., 1987, "Electrocatalytic oxidation of urea," AIChE 1987 Annual Meeting, New York, NY.

Patzer II, J.F., Moon, W.G., Jones, G.L., and King, A.B., 1986, "Kinetic and reaction engineering model for thermal solution of oil shale in FCC decant oil," . 9th International Symposium on Chemical Reaction Engineering (ISCRE 9), Philadelphia, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., and Carr, N.L., 1984, "A shale lift-pipe combustor model," AIChE 1984 Spring National Meeting, Anaheim, CA.

Patzer II, J.F., and Jeong, K.M., 1983, "Indigenous mineral matter effects in pyrolysis of Green River oil shale," 185th ACS National Meeting, Seattle, WA.

Patzer II, J.F., 1982, "An analysis of kerogen distribution in Green River oil shale," 183rd ACS National Meeting, Las Vegas, NV.

Patzer II, J.F., Homsy, G.M., and Gumerman, R.J., 1975, "The stability of uniformly accelerated flows," SIAM 1975 National Meeting, Troy, NY.

1998, "Implantable glucose sensors," Plenary lecture. The Carousel of Hope Benefit for the Children's Diabetes Foundation Symposium, Beverly Hills, CA.

2007, "Hepatic assist devices. From Where? To Where?," Grand Rounds, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH.

Patzer II, J.F., 1991, "Electrochemical artificial kidney," Cardiothoracic Seminar Series, Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., 1994, "Electrochemistry research group," Cardiothoracic Seminar Series, Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., 1998, "First clinical experience with a bioartificial liver support system," Inaugural Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute Retreat, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., 1999, "Experience with a bioartificial liver support system," Plenary lecture. Department of Surgery Transplantation Conference, Chosun University Medical School, Chosun, South Korea.

Patzer II, J.F., 1999, "Novel bioartificial liver support system: An odyssey," Department of Bioengineering, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., 2002, "Artificial organs," Sunday Forum, First Unitarian Church, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., 2003, "Bioartificial liver overview," McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Pittsburgh Tissue Engineering Initiative, and Department of Bioengineering combined seminar, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., 2005, "Bound solute dialysis: detoxification approach to liver failure," STI Research Conference, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., 2005, "Development of a bioartificial liver support system," A New Biomedical Technology: From Mind to Market Symposium, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN.

Patzer II, J.F., 2006, "Principles of bound solute dialysis," XXXIII Congress of the European Society for Artificial Organs (ESAO), Umea, Sweden.

Patzer II, J.F., and Jeong, K.M., 1983, "Effect of mineral matter in the pyrolysis of oil shale," Murray State University, Murray, KY.

Patzer II, J.F., and Mazariegos, G.V., 1997, "Hemocleanse Biologic-DT liver assist device," General Surgery Grand Rounds, Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., Block, G.D., Mazariegos, G.V., Kramer, D.J., and Amiot, B.P., 1996, "The Excorp bioartificial liver assist device," Research Seminar Series, Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., Block, G.D., Mazariegos, G.V., Kramer, D.J., and Amiot, B.P., 1996, "The Excorp bioartificial liver assist device," Thomas E Starzl Transplantation Institute Seminar Series, Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., Jeong, K.M., and Kobylinski, T.P., 1982, "A synthetic fuel resource: oil shale - it's chemistry and applications," Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea.

Patzer II, J.F., Yao, S.J., and Wolfson Jr, S.K., 1992, "Electrochemical Artificial Kidney," Center for Biotechnology and Bioengineering, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

Patzer II, J.F., and Monn, W.G., 1987, "Steam stripping process for solids separation in oil shale processing," US Pat. No. 4,687,569..

Patzer II, J.F., 1980, "Recovery of oil from oil shale," US Pat. No. 4,238,315.