Robert Thomas Grant, M.D., M.Sc., F.A.C.S.

Plastic Surgery

Publications

PUBLICATIONS:

Lee, JA; Conejero, JA; Mason, J; Parrett, BM; Wear-Maggitti, KD; Grant, RT; Breitbart. Lentoviral transfection with the PDGF-B gene improves diabetic wound healing. Plast Reconstr Surg 2005;116:532-537.

Wear-Maggitti, K; Lee, J; Conejero, A; Schmidt, A; Grant, RT: Breitbart, A. Use of topical sRAGE in diabetic wounds increases neovascularization and granulation tissue formation. Ann Plast Surg 2004;52:519-522.

Desrosiers, AE; Grant, RT; Breitbart, AS. Don’t try this at home: Liposuction in the kitchen by an unqualified practitioner leads to disastrous complications (ltr.) Plast Reconstr Surg 2004;113:460.

Lee, JA; Parrett, BM; Conejero, JA; Laser, J; Chen, J; Kogon, A; Nanda,D; Grant, RT; Breitbart, AS. Biological alchemy: Engineering bone and fat from fat-derived stem cells. Ann Plast Surg 2003;50:610-617.

Breitbart, AS; Grande, DA; Laser, J; Barcia, M; Porti, D; Malhotra, S; Kogon, A; Grant, RT;

Mason, JM. Treatment of ischemic wounds using cultured dermal fibroblasts transduced retrovirally with PDGF and VEGF121 genes. Ann Plast Surg;2001 46:555-562.

Breitbart, AS; Mason, JM; Urasmacher, L; Barcia, M; Grant, RT; Pergolizzi, RG; Grande, DA. Gene enhanced tissue engineering: Applications for wound healing using cultured dermal fibroblasts retrovirally transduced with PDGF-B gene. Ann Plast Surg 1999;43:632-639.

Breitbart, AS; Grande, DA; Mason, JM; Grant, RT. Gene-enhanced tissue engineering: Application for bone healing using cultured periosteal cells transduced retrovirally with the BMP-7 gene. Ann Plast Surg 1999;42: 488-495.

Breitbart, AS; Grande, DA; Kessler, R; Ryaby, J; Grant, RT. Tissue engineered bone repair of calvarial defects using cultured periosteal cells. Plast Reconstr Surg 1998;101: 567-574.

Mason, LM; Grande, DA; Barcia, M; Grant, RT; Breitbart, AS. Expression of human bone morphogenetic protein 7 in primary rabbit periosteal cells: Potential utility in gene therapy for osteochondral repair. Gene Therapy 1998;5:1098-1104.

Grant, RT; Breitbart, AS; Parnell, V. Musle Flap Reconstruction of Pediatric Post-Sternotomy Wound Infections. Ann Plast Surg 1997;38:365-370.

Grande, DA; Breitbart, AS; Manji, R; Paulino, C; Fitzsimmons, RJ; Grant, RT. The repair of bone defects using periosteal tissue constructs. Trans Ortp Res Soc 1996:21(2):616.

Grant, RT; LaTrenta, G., et .al. Treatment of post-burn cicatrical microstomia with bilateral temporalis myocutaneous transfer. Ann Plast Surg 1992;29:178-181.

LaTrenta, G; Grant, RT: Hoffman, L. Treatment of exogenous steroid-induced “buffalo-hump” neck obesity with liposuction: A case report. Plast Reconstr Surg 1991;87-768-770.

Books and Chapters:

Grant, RT (ed.) CURRENT Cosmetic Surgery. New York: McGraw-Hill, in press.

Grant, RT; Siebert, J; Grossman, J. “Replantation” in Coiffman, R.(ed.) Plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic surgery. Barcelona: Spain.Salvat Editores, 1991.

Grant, RT; Rothaus, K. “Facial Fractures” in Cucin, R.(ed.) Plastic Surgery and Medical

Malpractice.Baltimore: Williams and Wilkins.1990.

NATIONAL PRESENTATIONS

Breitbart, A.S., Grande, D.A., Mason, J.M. James, T. and Grant, R.T. Gene Modified Tissue Engineering: Applications for Bone Healing Using Cultured Periosteal Cells Retrovirally Transduced with BMP-7 Gene. Presented at the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Newport, Rhode Island, October 23, 1998.

Breitbart, A.S., Mason, J.M., Grande, D.A., James, T. and Grant, R.T. Gene modified Tissue Engineering: Application For Wound Healing Using Cultured Dermal Cells Transduced with PDGF Gene. Presented at the Plastic Surgery Research Council, Loma Linda, California, on April 6, 1998.

Breitbart, A.S., Grande, D.A., Kessler, R. and Grant, R.T. Tissue Engineered Bone Consolidation of Cranial Defects Using Periosteal Cells. Presented at the International Interdisciplinary Congress on Craniofacial and Skull Base Surgery, Cancun, Mexico, January 22, 1998.

Breitbart, A.S., Grande, D.A., Kessler, R. and Grant, R.T. Bone Consolidation of Critical Size Calvarial Defects Using Cultured Periosteal Cells. Poster Presentation at the International Society of Craniofacial Surgery, Santa Fe, New Mexico, September 14-17, 1997.

Breitbart, A.S., Grande, D.A., Kessler, R. and Grant, R.T. “Bone Consolidation of Critical Size Calvarial Defects Using Cultured Periosteal Cells.” Presented at the Plastic Surgery Research Council, Galveston, Texas on February 28, 1997.

Breitbart, A.S., Grande, D.A., Kessler, R. and Grant, RT. “Tissue Engineered Bone Consolidation of Critical Size Calvarial Defects Using Cultured Periosteals Cells.” Presented at the International Symposium on Advances in Tissue Engineering and Biomaterials, York, England on July 21, 1997.

Grant, R.T., Breitbart, A.S., Parnell, V. “Muscle Flap Reconstruction of Pediatric Post-Sternotomy Wound Infections.” Presented at Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Washington, DC, October 11-12, 1996.

Breitbart, AS, Grande, DA, Kessler, R, and Grant, R.T.

Tissue enginerring bone consolidation of critical size calvarial defects using cultured periosteal cells. Presented at the International Symposium on Advances in Tissue Engineering and Biomaterials, York, England, July 21, 1997.

Mason, JM, Grande, DA, Barcia, M, Pergolizzi, RG, and Breitbart,

AS. Gene therapy/tissue engineering combination for bone and cartilage repair using bone morphogenetic protein 7. Poster presentation at the American Society of Gene Therapy, Seattle, Washington, May 28-31, 1998.

Breitbart, AS, Grande, DA, Mason, JM, James, T, and Grant, RT. Bone repair using cultured periosteal cells retrovirally transduced with BMP-7 gene. Presented at the Tissue Engineering Society, Orlando, Florida, December 4, 1998.

Mason, JM, Breitbart, AS, Barcia, M, Pergolizzi, RG, and Grande.

Gene/therapy/tissue engineering combination for cartilage repair using bone morphogenetic protein 7. Poster presentation at the American Society of Gene Therapy, Washington, DC, June 9-13, 1999.

Mason, JM, Grande, DA, Barcia, M, Urmacher, C, Pergolizzi, RG, and Breitbart, AS. Gene therapy/tissue engineering combination for wound healing using hPDGF-B and hVEGF121 genes. Poster presentation at the American Society of Gene Therapy, Washington, DC, June 9-13, 1999.

Breitbart, AS, Mason, JM, Malhotra, S, Grant, RT, and Grande,

DA. Gene enhanced tissue engineering for treatment of ischemic wounds

using PDGF and VegF Genes. Presentation at the Plastic Surgery Research Council, Seattle, WA, May 18-20, 2000.

Breitbart, AS, Grande, DA, Malhotra, S, Grant, RT, and Mason, J.M. Treatment of ischemic wounds using cultured dermal fibroblast retovirally transduced with PDGF and VegF genes. Presentation at the annual meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Montreal, Canada, September 14-16, 2000.

Breitbart, AS, Gadaleta, D, Grant, RT, Bessler, M, and Fischer, E. Body Contouring Procedures Following Massive Weight Loss After Gastric Bypass for Morbid Obesity. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, New York, NY, May 4-9 2001.

Breitbart, AS, Laser, J, Parrett, B, Grande, DA, Grant, RT, Mason, JM. Accelerated diabetic wound healing using cultured fibroblast retrovirally transduced with PDGF gene. Presentation at the annual meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Philadelphia, PA. October 4-6, 2001

Kogon, AJ, Parrett, B, Laser, J, Nanda, D, Grant, RT, Breitbart, AS. The multipotentiality of fat-derived stem cells. Presentation at the annual meeting of the Plastic Surgery Research Council, Boston, MA, April 17-20, 2002.

Breitbart, AS, Parrett, B, Laser, J, Grande, DA, Grant, RT, Mason, JM. Accelerated diabetic wound healing using cultured fibroblasts retrovirally transduced with the PDGF gene. Presentation at the annual meeting of the Plastic Surgery Research Council, Boston, MA, April 17-20, 2002.

Grant, R.T., Lee, J.A., Parrett, B.M., Laser, J., Kogan. A.J. and Breitbart, A.S. Demonstrating the Feasibility of in vivo Growth of Fat and Bone from Differentiated Fat-Derived Stem Cells. Presented at the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Hamilton, Bermuda, October 4, 2002.

Wear-Maggitti, K., Lee, J., Conejero, J., Parrett, B., Chen, J., Schmidt, A., Grant, R.T., Breitbart, A.S. Use of Topical sRage in Diabetic Wounds Increases Neovascularization and the Amount of Granulation Tissue Formed. Presented at the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Baltimore, MD, October 3, 2003.

Conejero, J.A., Lee, J., Wear-Maggitti, K., Grant, R.T., Breitbart, A.S. Use of Osteogenically Differentiated Fat-Derived Stem Cells in Poly-l-lactic acid Matrices to Reconstruct Palatal Defects in a Rat Model. Presented at the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Baltimore, MD, October 2, 2003.

Breitbart, A.S., Gadaleta, D., Bessler, M., Parrett, B., Grant, R.T. Body Contouring Procedures following Gastric Bypass- A Series of 52 Consecutive Patients. Presented at the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, San Diego, CA, October 28, 2003.

Conejero, J.A., Lee, J.A., Parrett, B., Wear-Maggitti, K., Mason, J.M., Grant, R.T., Breitbart, A.S. Lentivitral Gene Therapy with PDGF Gene Improves Neovascularization and Collagen Quality in Diabetic Wounds. Presented at the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, San Diego, CA, October 29, 2003.

Lee, J.A., Conejero, J. A., Parrett, B.M., Wear-Maggitti, K., Grant, R.T., Breitbart, A.S. Use of Osteogenically Differentiated Fat-Derived Stem Cells to Repair Alveolar Cleft Defects. Presented at the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Philadelphia, PA, October 13, 2004.

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