Book Chapters

Zhang Z, Ortiz O, Goyal R, Kohn J. Biodegradable Polymers in Principles of Tissue Engineering. 2014. 441-474.


Pachence JM, Kohn J. Biodegradable polymers. In: Lanza RP, Langer R, Vacanti J, editors. Principles of Tissue Engineering (2nd Edition). San Diego, CA: Academic Press; 2000. p 263-277.


James K, Levene H, Kaufmann EE, Parsons JR, Kohn J. Small changes in chemical structure of a polymer can have a significant effect on the hard-tissue response in vivo. In: Davies JE, editor. Bone Engineering. Toronto, Canada: EM Squared Incorporated; 2000. p 195-203.


James KS, Zimmerman MC, Kohn J. Small animal surgical and histological procedures for characterizing the performance of tissue engineered bone grafts. In: Morgan JR, Yarmush ML, editors. Methods in Molecular Medicine:  Tissue Engineering Methods and Protocols. Totowa, NJ: The Humana Press; 1999. p 121-131.


Levene H, Abramson S, James K, Kohn J. Biocompatability of novel tyrosine-derived polycarbonates in a long-term in vivo bone implant study. In: Vacanti CA, Mickos AG, editors; 1998 December 1998; Orlando, Florida. May Ann Liebert, Inc.


Stemberger A, Schmidmaier G, Förster C, Alt E, Kohn J, Calatzis A. New antithrombin agents: Potential for coating biomaterials used in cardiopulmonary bypass. In: Pifarre R, editor. New Anticoagulants for the Cardiovascular Patient. Philadelphia, PA: Hanley and Belfus; 1997. p 377-386.


Kohn J. The use of natural metabolites in the design of new materials for tissue engineering. In: Ikada Y, Yamaoka Y, editors. Tissue Engineering for Therapeutic Use. New York , NY: Elsevier Science Publisher; 1998. p 61-70.


Nathan A, Kohn J. The design of polymeric biomaterials from natural α-L-amino acids. In: Carey P, editor. Protein Engineering and Design. Orlando, FL: Academic Press; 1996. p 265-287.


Kohn J, Langer R. Bioresorbable and bioerodible materials. In: Ratner BD, Hoffman AS, Schoen FJ, Lemons JE, editors. Biomaterials Science: An Introduction to Materials in Medicine. San Diego, CA: Academic Press; 1996. p 64-73.


Kohn J, Brocchini S. Pseudo-poly(amino acid)s. In: Salamone JC, editor. Polymeric Materials Encyclopedia. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press; 1996. p 7279-7290.


Fiordeliso J, Bron S, Kohn J. Design, synthesis, and preliminary characterization of tyrosine-containing polyarylates: New biomaterials for medical applications. In: Cooper SL, Bamford CH, Tsuruta T, editors. Polymer Biomaterials in Solution, as Interfaces and as Solids. Utrecht (The Netherlands): VSP Publisher; 1995. p 695-708. 


Bron S, Fiordeliso J, Kohn J. Physical aging behavior of a series of biodegradable polymers as a function of the pendent-chain length. In: Li JK-J, Reisman SS, editors; 1993; Newark, NJ. p 145-147.


Pulapura S, Kohn J. Pseudo-poly(amino acids): An extension of pseudopeptide chemistry to the design of polymeric biomaterials. In: Smith JA, Rivier JE, editors. Peptides - Chemistry and Biology: Proceedings of the 12th American Peptide Symposium. Leiden (The Netherlands): Escom Science Publishers; 1992. p 539-541.


Kohn J. New biomaterials: The preparation of polyesters derived from hydroxy amino acids. In: Gebelein C, Ching T, Yang V, editors. Cosmetic and Pharmaceutical Applications of Polymers. New York, NY: Plenum Press; 1991. p 321-327.


Kohn J. Pseudopoly(amino acids). In: Chasin M, Langer R, editors. Biodegradable Polymers as Drug Delivery Systems. New York, NY: Marcel Dekker; 1990. p 195-229.