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Amirreza Aghakhani

Jun.-Prof. Dr.

Institute of Biomaterials and Biomolecular Systems
Microrobotic Biomedical Systems


Pfaffenwaldring 57
70569 Stuttgart


Life Science & Biomedicine, Mathematical & Computational Biology, Physics

  1. Erisis, S., Hörning, M.: Self-organization of PIP3 waves is controlled by the topology and curvature of cell membranes. Biophysical Journal. 123, 1–11 (2024).
  2. Lungu, C., Meyer, F., Hörning, M., Steudle, J., Braun, A., Noll, B., Benz, D., Fränkle, F., Schmid, S., Eisler, S.A., Olayioye, M.A.: Golgi screen identifies the RhoGEF Solo as a novel regulator of RhoB and endocytic transport. Traffic. 1–15 (2023).
  3. Brock, J., Erhardt, J., Eisler, S.A., Hörning, M.: Optimization of Mechanosensitive Cross-talk between Matrix Stiffness  and Protein Density: Independent Matrix Properties Regulate Spreading  Dynamics of Myocytes. Cells. 11, 2122 (2022).
  4. Daul, A., Lemloh, M.-L., Hörning, M.: Galvanotaxis of ciliates: Spatiotemporal dynamics of Coleps hirtus under electric fields. New Journal of Physics. 24, 053040 (2022).
  5. Loppini, A., Erhardt, J., Fenton, F.H., Filippi, S., Hörning, M., Gizzi, A.: Optical Ultrastructure of Large Mammalian Hearts recovers Discordant Alternans by in-silco Data Assimilation. Frontiers in Network Physiology. 2, (2022).
  6. Wang, S., Findeisen, L., Leptihn, S., Wallace, M., Hörning, M., Nussberger, S.: Spatiotemporal Stop-and-go Dynamics of the Mitochondrial TOM Core Complex Correlates With Three-state Channel Activity. Communications Biology. 5, 471 (2022).
  7. Hörning, M., Bullmann, T., Shibata, T.: Local membrane curvature pins and guides excitable membrane waves in chemotactic and macropinocytic cells - biomedical insights from an innovative simple model. Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology. 9, 2467 (2021).
  8. Erben, A., Hörning, M., Hartmann, B., Becke, T., Eisler, S.A., Southan, A., Cranz, S., Hayden, O., Kneidinger, N., Königshoff, M., Lindner, M., Tovar, G.E.M., Burgstaller, G., Clausen-Schaumann, H., Sudhop, S., Heymann, M.: Precision 3D-Printed Cell Scaffolds Mimicking Native Tissue Composition and Mechanics. Advanced Healthcare Materials. 2000918 (2020).
  9. Li, J., Zhang, L., Yu, L., Minami, I., Miyagawa, S., Hörning, M., Dong, J., Qiao, J., Qu, X., Hua, Y., Fujimoto, N., Shiba, Y., Zhao, Y., Tang, F., Chen, Y., Sawa, Y., Tang, C., Liu, L.: Circulating re-entrant waves promote maturation of hiPSC-derived cardiomyocytes in self-organized tissue ring. Comunications Biology. 3, (2020).
  10. Hörning, M., Schertel, A., Schneider, R., Lemloh, M.-L., Schweikert, M.R., Weiss, I.M.: Mineralized scale patterns on the cell periphery of the chrysophyte Mallomonas determined by comparative 3D Cryo-FIB SEM data processing. Journal of Structural Biology. 209, 107403 (2020).
  11. Hörning, M., Shibata, T.: Three-dimensional cell geometry controls excitable membrane signaling in Dictyotelium cells. Biophysical Journal. 116, 372–382 (2019).
  12. Umeshima, H., Nomura, K., Yoshikawa, S., Hörning, M., Tanaka, M., Sakuma, S., Arai, F., Kaneko, M., Kengaku, M.: Local traction force in the proximal leading process triggers nuclear translocation during neuronal migration. Neuroscience Research. 142, 38–48 (2019).
  13. Li, J., Zhang, L., Yu, L., Minami, I., Hörning, M., Dong, J., Qiao, J., Fujimoto, N., Shiba, Y., Zhao, Y., Tang, F., Miyagawa, S., Chen, Y., Sawa, Y., Tang, C., Liu, L.: Rapid pacing by circulating traveling waves improves maturation of hiPSC-derived cardiomyocytes in self-organized tissue ring. bioRxiv. 717108, (2019).
  14. Harada, A., Takashima, Y., Nakahata, M., Tanaka, M., Hörning, M.: Polymer gel for medium, medium, and method and kit for culturing cells,, (2019).
  15. Sakuta, H., Seo, S., Kimura, S., Hörning, M., Sadakane, K., Kenmotsu, T., Tanaka, M., Yoshikawa, K.: Optical Fluid Pump: Generation of Directional Flow via Micro-Phase Segregation/Homogenization. The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. 9, 5792–5796 (2018).
  16. Hörning, M., Blanchard, F., Isomura, A., Yoshikawa, K.: Dynamics of spatiotemporal line defects and chaos control in complex excitable systems. Scientific Reports. 7, 7757-- (2017).
  17. Hörning, M., Nakahata, M., Linke, P., Yamamoto, A., Veschgini, M., Kaufmann, S., Takashima, Y., Harada, A., Tanaka, M.: Dynamic Mechano-Regulation of Myoblast Cells on Supramolecular Hydrogels Cross-Linked by Reversible Host-Guest Interactions. Scientific Reports. 7, 7660-- (2017).
  18. Tanaka, M., Hörning, M., Kitahata, H., Yoshikawa, K.: Elimination of a spiral wave pinned at an obstacle by a train of plane waves: Effect of diffusion between obstacles and surrounding media. Chaos: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Nonlinear Science. 25, 103127 (2015).
  19. Hörning, M., Entcheva, E.: Negative Curvature and Control of Excitable Biological Media - Negative Curvature and Control of Excitable Biological Media. (2015).
  20. Inoue, S., Frank, V., Horning, M., Kaufmann, S., Yoshikawa, H.Y., Madsen, J.P., Lewis, A.L., Armes, S.P., Tanaka, M.: Live cell tracking of symmetry break in actin cytoskeleton triggered by abrupt changes in micromechanical environments. Biomater. Sci. 3, 1539–1544 (2015).
  21. Nishikawa, M., Hörning, M., Ueda, M., Shibata, T.: Excitable Signal Transduction Induces Both Spontaneous and Directional Cell Asymmetries in the Phosphatidylinositol Lipid Signaling System for Eukaryotic Chemotaxis. Biophysical Journal. 106, 723--734 (2014).
  22. Bittihn, P., Hörning, M., Luther, S.: Negative Curvature Boundaries as Wave Emitting Sites for the Control of Biological Excitable Media. Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 118106 (2012).
  23. Hörning, M.: Termination of pinned vortices by high-frequency wave trains in heartlike excitable media with anisotropic fiber orientation. Phys. Rev. E. 86, 031912 (2012).
  24. Hörning, M., Takagi, S., Yoshikawa, K.: Controlling activation site density by low-energy far-field stimulation in cardiac tissue. Physical Review E. 85, (2012).
  25. Hörning, M., Kidoaki, S., Kawano, T., Yoshikawa, K.: Rigidity Matching between Cells and the Extracellular Matrix Leads to the Stabilization of Cardiac Conduction. Biophysical Journal. 102, 379--387 (2012).
  26. Hörning, M., Takagi, S.: 非線形で心筋不整を治療する. 数理科学. 11, (2011).
  27. Tanaka, M., Isomura, A., Hörning, M., Kitahata, H., Agladze, K., Yoshikawa, K.: Unpinning of a spiral wave anchored around a circular obstacle by an external wave train: Common aspects of a chemical reaction and cardiomyocyte tissue. Chaos: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Nonlinear Science. 049904 (2010).
  28. Pumir, A., Sinha, S., Sridhar, S., Argentina, M., Hörning, M., Filippi, S., Cherubini, C., Luther, S., Krinsky, V.: Wave-train-induced termination of weakly anchored vortices in excitable media. Phys. Rev. E. 81, 010901 (2010).
  29. Hörning, M., Takagi, S., Yoshikawa, K.: Wave emission on interacting heterogeneities in cardiac tissue. Phys. Rev. E. 82, 021926 (2010).
  30. Hörning, M., Isomura, A., Jia, Z., Entcheva, E., Yoshikawa, K.: Utilizing the eikonal relationship in strategies for reentrant wave termination in excitable media. Phys. Rev. E. 81, 056202 (2010).
  31. Hörning, M., Isomura, A., Agladze, K., Yoshikawa, K.: Liberation of a pinned spiral wave by a single stimulus in excitable media. Phys. Rev. E. 79, 026218 (2009).
  32. Isomura, A., Hörning, M., Agladze, K., Yoshikawa, K.: Eliminating spiral waves pinned to an anatomical obstacle in cardiac myocytes by high-frequency stimuli. Phys. Rev. E. 78, 066216 (2008).
  33. Pumir, A., Nikolski, V., Hörning, M., Isomura, A., Agladze, K., Yoshikawa, K., Gilmour, R., Bodenschatz, E., Krinsky, V.: Wave Emission from Heterogeneities Opens a Way to Controlling Chaos in the Heart. Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 208101 (2007).
  34. Spahn, F., Schmidt, J., Albers, N., Hörning, M., Makuch, M., Seiß, M., Kempf, S., Srama, R., Dikarev, V., Helfert, S., Moragas-Klostermeyer, G., Krivov, A.V., Sremcević, M., Tuzzolino, A.J., Economou, T., Grün, E.: Cassini Dust Measurements at Enceladus and Implications for the Origin of the E Ring. Science. 311, 1416--1418 (2006).
  35. Spahn, F., Albers, N., Hörning, M., Kempf, S., Krivov, A.V., Makuch, M., Schmidt, J., Seiß, M., Sremcević, M.: E ring dust sources: Implications from Cassini\textquotesingles dust measurements. Planetary and Space Science. 54, 1024--1032 (2006).
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