Micro and Nanotechnology Lab
  • Animal Sciences
368 Animal Sciences Laboratory
1207 W. Gregory
Urbana Illinois 61801
(217) 333-2239
Matthew B. Wheeler
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Selected Articles in Journals

  • Wheeler, M.B. and J.D. Veldhuis. 1987. Catalytic and receptor binding properties of the calcium-sensitive phospholipid-dependent protein kinase (protein kinase C) in swine luteal cytosol. Mol. Cell. Endocrinol. 50:123-129.
  • Wheeler, M.B. and G.E. Seidel, Jr. 1987. A zona pellucida penetration assay for capacitation of bovine sperm. Gamete Res. 18:237-250.
  • Wheeler, M.B. and J.D. Veldhuis.1988. Interactions of protein kinase C with receptor and non-receptor mediated cAMP generation in swine granulosa cells. Mol. Cell Endocrinol. 59:195-203.
  • Wheeler, M.B. and G.E. Seidel, Jr.1989. Capacitation of bovine spermatozoa by phospholipid and trypsin. Gamete Res. 22:193-204.
  • Wheeler, M.B. and J.D. Veldhuis. 1989. Three distinct forms of chromatographically distinguished protein kinase C from the swine ovary. Mol. Cell. Endocrinol. 61:117-122.
  • Wheeler, M.B. and J.D. Veldhuis. 1989. Facilitative actions of protein kinase C effector system on cAMP production by swine luteal cells. Endocrinology 125:2414-2420.
  • Wheeler, M.B. and D.R. Campion. 1993. Animal Production - A longstanding biotechnological success. J. Clin. Nutr.58(suppl):276S-281S.
  • Davis, A.M., B.A. White, M.B. Wheeler. 1993. A TaqI RFLP at the porcine low density lipoprotein receptor (LDLR) locus. Anim. Genet. 24:330.
  • Allen, M.A. and M.B. Wheeler. 1993. Polymorphisms in protein kinase C epsilon gene in Meishan and Yorkshire swine. Animal Genetics 24:330.
  • Fajfar-Whetstone, C.J., A.L. Rayburn III, L.B. Schook, M.B. Wheeler. 1993. Sex determination of porcine preimplantation embryos via Y-chromosome specific DNA sequences. Anim. Biotech. 4(2):183-193.
  • Shalhavet, D., R. Feltes, E.T. Atac, J. Klaves, M.P. Murtaugh, M.B. Wheeler, L.B. Schook. 1993. An Msp1 polymorphism at the porcine interleukin-6 locus. J. Anim. Sci. 71:3478.
  • Wheeler, M.B. 1994. Development and validation of swine embryonic stem cells. Reprod. Fertil. Devel. 6:563-568.
  • Davis, A.M., B.A. White, M.B. Wheeler. 1994. Rapid communication: a TaqI restriction fragment length polymorphism at the porcine cholesterol 7 alpha-hydroxylase (CYP7) locus. J. Anim. Sci. 72:797.
  • Cotta, M.A., M.B. Wheeler, T.R. Whitehead. 1994. Cyclic AMP in ruminal and other anaerobic bacteria. FEMS Microbiol. Lett. 124:355-360.
  • Gerfen, R.W. and M.B. Wheeler. 1995. Isolation of pluripotent embryonic cell lines from porcine blastocysts. Animal Biotechnology 6:1-14.
  • Schook, L.B., A. Paszek, C. Louis, M. Murtaugh, C.W. Beattie, G.A. Rohrer, L.J. Alexander, M.B. Wheeler. 1994. Mapping the swine genome: take home lessons from mouse and man. Animal Biotechnology 5:129-134.
  • Da, Y., V.L. Jarrell, R. Fernando, T. Wang, M.B. Wheeler, H.A. Lewin. 1995. A multi-locus ordering strategy for gene-centromere mapping using secondary oocytes and first polar bodies. Genetics 139:1091-1097.
  • Bleck, G.T., D.L. Johnson, R. Jiminez-Flores, M.B. Wheeler. 1995. Single-base polymorphisms and DNA sequence of the porcine alpha-lactalbumin 5’ flanking region. Anim. Genetics 26:101-103.
  • Davis, A.M., B.A. White, M.B. Wheeler. 1995. Rapid communication: a DraI restriction fragment length polymorphism at the porcine 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-coenzyme A reductase (HMGCoAR) locus. J. Anim. Sci. 73:310.
  • Jarrell, V.L., H.A. Lewin, Y. Da, M.B. Wheeler. 1995. Multi-locus gene-centromere mapping using bovine oocytes and polar bodies: Generation of a female-specific linkage map of BTA23 with evidence for increased recombination. Genomics 27:33-39.
  • Atac, E.T., R. Feltes, S. Conrad, J. Klaves, M.S. Rutherford, M.B. Wheeler, L.B. Schook. 1995. An EcoRI polymorphism at the porcine nebulin (Neb) locus. J. Anim. Sci. 73:920.
  • Aktas, H., M.B. Wheeler, N.L. First, M.L. Leibfried-Rutledge. 1995. Maintenance of meiotic arrest increasing [cAMP]i may have physiological relevance in bovine oocytes. J. Reprod. Fertil. 105:237-245.
  • Aktas, H., M.B. Wheeler, C.F. Rosenkrans Jr., N.L. First, M.L. Leibfried-Rutledge,. 1995. Maintenance of bovine oocytes in prophase of meiosis I by high [cAMP]i. J. Reprod. Fertil. 105:227-235.
  • Choi, B.K., G.T. Bleck, M.B. Wheeler, R. Jiminez-Flores. 1996. Genetic Modification of Bovine β-Casein and its Expression in the Milk of Transgenic Mice. J. Agric. Food Chem. 44:953-960.
  • Bleck, G.T., J. Conroy, M.B. Wheeler. 1996. Polymorphism in the bovine beta-casein 5’ flanking region. J. Dairy Sci. 79:347-349.
  • Masters III, W.G. and M.B. Wheeler. 1996. Timing of induced ovulation in C.B.-17scid/scid and B6SJLF1 mice. Lab Anim. Sci. 46:663-666.
  • Voelker, G.R, Bleck, G.T., Wheeler, M.B. 1997. Single-base polymorphisms within the 5’ flanking region of the bovine α-lactalbumin gene. J. Dairy Sci. 80:194-197.
  • Wheeler, M.B. and S.-J. Choi. 1997. Embryonic Stem Cells and Transgenics: Recent Advances. Arch. Fac.Vet. UFRGS 25:64-83.
  • Jeng, S-Y, G. T. Bleck, M. B. Wheeler and R. Jiménez-Flores. 1997. Characterization and Partial Purification of Bovine α-Lactalbumin and β−Casein Produced in The Milk of Transgenic Mice. J. Dairy Sci. 80:3167-3175.
  • Davis, A.M., W.G. Pond, M.B. Wheeler, K. Ishimura-Oka, D.R. Su, C.M. Li, , H.J. Mersmann, 1998. Distribution of alleles of the cholesterol 7 alpha-hydroxylase (CYP7) gene in pigs selected for high or low plasma total cholesterol. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 7:466-470.
  • Bleck,G.T., B.R. White, D.J. Miller, M.B. Wheeler. 1998. Production of Bovine α-Lactalbumin in the Milk of Transgenic Pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 76:3072-3078.
  • Cotta, M.A., T.R. Whitehead, M.B. Wheeler. 1998. Identification of a Novel Adenylate Cyclase in the Ruminal Anaerobe Prevotella Ruminicola D31D. FEMS Microbiology Letters 164:257-260.
  • Rahal, P., Latronico, A.C., Kohek, M.B.F, de Lucia, R.F.S., Millazotto, M.P., Wheeler, M.B. Ferraz, J.B.S., Eler, J. P., Garcia, J.F. 2000. Polymorphisms in the Bos taurus/indicus follicle-stimulating hormone receptor gene. Animal Genetics 31:1-2.
  • Donovan, S. M. , M. H. Monaco, G. T. Bleck, J. B. Cook, M. S. Noble, W.L. Hurley and M.B. Wheeler. 2001. Transgenic Over-Expression of Bovine α-Lactalbumin and Human Insulin-like Growth Factor-I in Porcine Mammary Gland. J. Dairy Sci. 84 (E. Suppl.): E216-E222. (http://www.adsa.org/jds/papers/2001/jds_es216.pdf)
  • Wheeler, M.B. And Walters, E.M., 2001. Transgenic Technology and Applications in Swine. Theriogenology 56:1345-1370.
  • Boston, W.S., G.T. Bleck, M.B. Wheeler, D.J. Miller. 2001. The Effects of Increased Expression of α-Lactalbumin in Transgenic Mice on Milk Yield and Pup Growth. J. Dairy Sci. 84:620-622.
  • Wheeler, M.B., Bleck, G.T. Donovan, S.M. 2002. Transgenic Alteration of Sow Milk to Improve Piglet Growth and Health. Reproduction 58:313-324.
  • Wheeler, M.B. 2000. Transgenic Alteration of Sow Milk. Korean Journal of Animal Reproduction Vol.24(4) pp.321-333.
  • Zeringue, H., M. B. Wheeler and D. J. Beebe, 2001. Removal of cumulus from mammalian oocytes using microfluidic techniques. Biomedical Microdevices, Vol. 3, pp. 219-224.
  • Wheeler, M.B., Smith, L.C., Wilmut, I. 2001. Methods for Manipulating the Embryonic Genome In Vitro. Cloning and Stem Cells 3:199.
  • Beebe, D., M. Wheeler, H. Zeringue, E. Walters, S. Raty 2002. Microfluidic technology for assisted reproduction. Theriogenology 57:125-136.
  • Noble, M. S., G. T. Bleck, S. Rodriquez-Zas, J. B. Cook, W. L. Hurley, and M. B. Wheeler. 2002. Lactational Performance of First Parity Transgenic Gilts Expressing Bovine α-Lactalbumin in Their Milk. J. Anim. Sci. 80:1090–1096.
  • Hickman, D., Beebe, D., Rodriguez-Zas, S., Wheeler, M.B. 2002. Comparison of Static and Dynamic Medium Environments for the Culture of Preimplantation Mouse Embryos. Comparative Medicine 52:18-23.
  • Swain, J.E., C.L Bormann, S.G. Clark, E.M Walters, M.B. Wheeler, R.L. Krisher 2002. Use of Energy Substrates by Various Stage Preimplantation Pig Embryos Produced In Vivo or In Vitro. Reproduction 123:253-260.
  • Clark, S.G., Wheeler, M.B. 2002. Porcine in vitro fertilization: advances in medium, components and equipment. Ann. Rev. Biomed. Sci. 4:5-18.
  • Wheeler, M.B., Malusky, S.A. 2003. Transgenesis in mammals: status and perspectives. Acta Scientiae Veterinariae 31:119-136.
  • Wheeler, M.B., Walters, E.M., Clark, S.G. 2003. Transgenic animals in biomedicine and agriculture:outlook for the future. Animal Reproduction Science 79:265-289. The 3rd most downloaded article in the journal from January – June 2004.
  • Donovan, S.M., J.L. Hartke, M.H. Monaco and M.B. Wheeler. 2004. Over-expression of IGF-I: Effects on piglet intestinal growth. J. Dairy. Sci. 87:(E. Suppl.): E47-E54
  • Wheeler, M.B. 2003. Transgenic livestock: Promise fulfilled. J. Anim. Sci. 81(Suppl.3)32-37.
  • Raty, S., Walters, E.M., Davis, J., Zeringue, H. C., Beebe, D. J., Rodriguez-Zas, S.L., M. B.Wheeler. 2004. Embryonic Development in the Mouse Enhanced by via Microchannel Culture. Lab on a Chip 4:186-190.
  • Fischer-Brown, A.E., Lindsey, B.R., Ireland, F.A., Northey, D.L., Monson, R.L., Clark, S.G., Wheeler, M.B., Kesler, D.J., Lane, S.J., Weigel, K.A., Rutledge, J.J. 2004. Day 14 bovine embryo morphology: evaluation tool and potential marker of viability following in vitro production and in vivo culture. Reprod. Fert. Devel. 16:787-793
  • Zeringue, H.C., Wheeler, M.B., Beebe, D.J. 2005. A Microfluidic Method for Removal of the Zona Pellucida from Mammalian Embryos. Lab on a Chip, 5:108-110.
  • Hartke, J.L., Monaco, M.H., Wheeler, M.B, and Donovan, S.M. 2005. Effect of a short-term fast on intestinal disaccharidase activity and villus morphology in piglets suckling insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I) transgenic sows. J. Animal Sci. 83:2404-2413.
  • Monaco, M.H., Gronlund, D.E., Bleck, G.T., Hurley, W.L, Wheeler, M.B., Donovan, S.M. 2005. Mammary specific transgenic over-expression of insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I) increases pig milk IGF-I and IGF binding proteins, with no effect on milk composition or yield. Transgenic Research 14:761–773
  • Malusky, S.A., Wheeler, M.B. 2005. Impact of Biotechnology on Animal Production, VI Simposio Internacional de Reproduction Animal 6:23-51.
  • Wheeler, M.B. Rutledge, J.J., Fischer-Brown, A., Malusky, S.A., Beebe, D.J.2005. Application of Novel In-Vitro Culture Techniques and Sexed Semen Technology in Cattle, VI Simposio Internacional de Reproduction Animal 6:297-314.
  • Clark, S.G., Beebe, D.J., Wheeler, M.B. 2005. Reduction of polyspermic penetration using novel microfluidic technology during in vitro fertilization. Lab on a Chip 5:1229–1232.
  • Wheeler, M.B., Rutledge, J.J., Fischer-Brown, A., VanEtten, T., Malusky, S., Beebe, D.J. 2006. Application of sexed semen technology to in vitro embryo production in cattle. Theriogenology 65:219–227.
  • Ford, J.A., Clark, S.G., Walters, E.M., Wheeler, M.B.. Hurley, W.L. 2006. Estrogenic effects of genistein on reproductive tissues of ovariectomized gilts. J. Anim. Sci. 84:834–842.
  • Marshall, K.M., Hurley, W.L., Shanks, R.D., Wheeler, M.B. 2006. Effects of suckling intensity on milk yield and piglet growth from lactation-enhanced gilts. J. Anim. Sci. 84:2346–2351.
  • Woodard, J., A. Hilldore, , M. B. Wheeler, S. Clark, S. Lan, R. Jamison, and A. J. Wagoner Johnson, 2007. The mechanical properties and osteoconductivity of hydroxyapatite bone scaffolds with multi-scale porosity. Biomaterials 28:45–54.
  • Wheeler, M.B., Walters, E.M. Beebe, D. J. 2007. Toward Culture of Single Gametes: The Development of Microfluidic Platforms for Assisted Reproduction Theriogenology 68S:S178-S189.
  • Wheeler, M.B. 2007. Agricultural applications for transgenic livestock. Trends in Biotechnology 25:204- 210.
  • Bleck, G.T., Wheeler, M.B., Hansen, L.B., Chester-Jones, H.,, Miller, D.J. 2009. Lactose Synthase Components in Milk: Concentrations of alpha-Lactalbumin and beta 1,4-Galactosyltransferase in Milk of Cows from Several Breeds at Various Stages of Lactation. Reprod Dom Anim 44, 241-247.
  • Pond, W.G., Mersmann, H.J., Su, D., McGlone, J.J., Wheeler, M.B., O’Brian Smith, E. (2008). Neonatal Dietary Cholesterol and Alleles of Cholesterol 7-α Hydroxylase, Affect Piglet Cerebrum Weight, Cholesterol Concentration, and Behavior. J. Nutr. 138:282-286.
  • Lopez-Garcia, M. d. C.; Monson, R. L.; Haubert, K.; Wheeler M. B.; Beebe, D. J. (2008). Sperm Motion in a Microfluidic Fertilization Device. Biomed Microdevices 10:709–718.
  • Sendemir Urkmez, A., Clark, S.G., Wheeler, M.B., Goldwasser, M.S., Jamison, R.D. 2008. Evaluation of Chitosan/Biphasic Calcium Phosphate Scaffolds for Maxillofacial Bone Tissue Engineering, Macromolecular Symposia, Wiley-VCH Macromol. Symp. 269, 100–105.
  • Mônaco, E., Lima, A.S., Bionaz, M, Maki, A., Wilson, S.M., Hurley, W.L. Wheeler, M.B. 2009. Morphological and Transcriptomic Comparison of Adipose and Bone Marrow Derived Porcine Stem Cells. Open Tiss. Eng. Regen. Med. J. 2:20-33.
  • Krisher, R.L., Wheeler, M.B. (2010). Towards use of microfluidics for individual embryo culture. Reproduction, Fertility and Development 22:32-39.
  • Lan Levengood, S.K., Polak, S.J., Wheeler, M.B., Maki, A.J., Clark, S.G., Jamison, R.D., Wagoner Johnson, A.J. 2010. Multiscale osteointegration as a new paradigm for the design of calcium phosphate scaffolds for bone regeneration. Biomaterials 31, 3552-3563.
  • Lan Levengood, S.K., Polak, S.J., Wheeler, M.B., Maki, A.J., Clark, S.G., Jamison, R.D., Wagoner Johnson, A.J. 2010. The effect of BMP-2 on micro and macroscale osteointegration of biphasic calcium phosphate scaffolds with multiscale porosity. Acta Biomaterialia 6: 3283-3291.
  • Mônaco, E., Bionaz, M., Lima, A.S., Hurley, W.L. Wheeler, M.B. 2010. Internal Controls for Quantitative Polymerase Chain Reaction of Porcine Adult Mesenchymal Stem Cells. Stem Cell Research & Therapy, 1:7. http://stemcellres.com/content/1/1/7
  • Kim, D., Monaco, E., Maki, A., Lima, A.S., Kong, H-Y., Hurley, W.L., Wheeler, M.B. 2010. Morphologic and Transcriptomic Comparison of Adipose and Bone Marrow Derived Porcine Stem Cells in Alginate Hydrogel. Cell and Tissue Research 341:359–370.
  • Wheeler , M.B., Monaco, E.,, Bionaz, M., Tanaka, T. 2010. The Role of Existing and Emerging Biotechnologies for Livestock Production: toward holism. Acta Scientiae Veterinariae. 38(Suppl 2): s463-s484.
  • Fahrenkrug, S.C., Blake, A., Carlson, D.F., Doran, T., Van Eenennaam, A., Faber, D., Galli, C., Hackett, P.B., Li, N., Maga, E.A., Murray, J.D., Stotish, R., Sullivan, E., Taylor, J.F., Walton, M., Wheeler, M.B., Whitelaw, B., Glenn, B.P. 2010. Precision Genetics for Complex Objectives in Animal Agriculture. J. Anim. Sci. 88:2530-2539.
  • Bionaz, M., Monaco, E., Tanaka, T., Wheeler , M.B. 2010. Current and Emerging Biotechnologies for Livestock Production. The 37th National Academy of Sciences (Korea) International Symposium, Biotechnology in Agriculture and Fisheries, October 22, 2010, pgs 121-182, ISSN 1225-30X.
  • Monaco, E., Bionaz, M., Hollister, S. Wheeler , M.B. 2011. Strategies for regeneration of the bone using porcine adult adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells. Theriogenology 75:1381-1399.
  • Polak, S.J., Lan Levengood, S.K., Maki, A.J., Clark, S.G., Wheeler, M.B., Wagoner Johnson, A.J. 2011. Analysis of the roles of microporosity and BMP-2 on multiple measures of bone regeneration and healing in calcium phosphate scaffolds. Acta Biomaterialia 7:1760–1771, doi:10.1016/j.actbio.2010.12.030.
  • Sears, K.E., Bormet, A.K., Rockwell, A., Powers, L.E., Noelle Cooper, L., Wheeler, M.B. 2011. Developmental basis of mammalian digit reduction: a case study in pigs. Evolution & Development, 13: 533–541. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-142X.2011.00509.x
  • Wilson, S.M., Goldwasser, M.S., Clark, S.G., Monaco, E., Bionaz, M. Hurley, W.L., Rodriguez-Zas, S., Feng, L., Dymon, Z,. Wheeler, M.B. 2012. Adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells enhance healing of mandibular defects in the ramus of swine. J Oral Maxillofac Surg 70:e193-e203.
  • Monaco, E., Bionaz, M. Rodriguez-Zas, S., Hurley, W.L., Wheeler, M.B. 2012. Transcriptomics comparison between porcine adipose and bone marrow mesenchymal stem sells during in vitro osteogenic and adipogenic differentiation. PLoS ONE 7(3): e32481. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0032481
  • Yuan, Y., Wheeler, M.B., Krisher, R.L. Disrupted redox homeostasis and aberrant redox gene expression in porcine oocytes contribute to decreased developmental competence. Biol. Reprod. (2012) 87(4):78, 1–10,doi:10.1095/biolreprod.112.099952.
  • Chen, K., Hawken, R., Flickinger, G.H., Rodriguez-Zas, S.L., Rund, L.A., Wheeler, M.B., Abrahamsen, M., Rutherford, M.S., Beever J.E., Schook, L.B. 2012. Association of the Porcine Transforming Growth Factor Beta Type I Receptor (TGFBR1) Gene with Growth and Carcass Traits. Animal Biotechnology, 23: 43–63, 2012, doi.org/10.1080/10495398.2011.630897
  • Zeng,W.X., Tang, L., Bondareva, A., Honaramooz, A., Tanco, V., Megee, S., Modelski, M., Rodriguez-Sosa, J.R., Paczkowski, M., Silva, E., Wheeler, M.B.., Krisher , R.L., Dobrinski, I. 2013. Viral transduction of male germline stem cells results in transgene transmission after germ cell transplantation in pigs. Biol. Reprod. 88 (1) 27, 1-9.
  • Wheeler, M.B., 2013. Transgenic Animals in Agriculture. Nature Education Knowledge 4(11):1.
  • Zopf D.A., Flanagan, C.L., Wheeler, M.B., Hollister, S.J., Green, G.E. 2014. Treatment of severe porcine tracheomalacia with a 3-dimensionally printed, bioresorbable, external airway splint. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014 Jan;140(1):66-71. doi: 10.1001/jamaoto.2013.5644.
  • Yuan, Y., Paczkowski, M., Wheeler, M.B., Krisher, R.L. 2014. Use of a novel polydimethylsiloxane well insert to successfully mature, culture and identify single porcine oocytes and embryos. Reproduction, Fertility and Development 26:375-384.
  • Monzani, P.S., Guemra, S., Adona, P.A., Ohashi, O.M., Meirelles, F.V., Wheeler, M.B. 2014. MAC-T cells as a tool to evaluate lentiviral vector construction targeting recombinant protein expression in milk. Animal Biotechnology, 26:2, 136-142, DOI: 10.1080/10495398.2014.941468.
  • Zopf D.A., Mitsak, A.G., Flanagan, C.L., Wheeler, M.B., Green, G.E., Hollister, S.J. 2014. Computer-Aided Designed, 3-Dimensionally Printed Porous Tissue Bioscaffolds For Craniofacial Soft Tissue Reconstruction. J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Online: DOI: 10.1177/0194599814552065
  • Ferreira, C.R., Jarmusch, A.K., Pirro, V., Alfaro, C.M., González-Serrano, A.F., Niemann, H., Wheeler, M.B., Rabel, R.A.C., Hallett, J.E., Kaufmann, A. and Cooks, R.G. 2015.Ambient Ionization Mass Spectrometry for Lipid Profiling and Structural Analysis of Oocytes, Preimplantation Embryos and Stem Cells. Reproduction, Fertility and Development, 2015, 27, 621–637
  • Dodson, M.V., R.E. Allen, M. Du, W.G. Bergen, S.G. Velleman, S.P. Poulos, M. Fernyhough-Culver, M.B. Wheeler, S.K. Duckett, M.R.I. Young, B.H. Voy, Z. Jiang and G.J. Hausman, 2015. Invited Review: Evolution of meat animal growth research during the past 30 years: Adipose and muscle stem cells. J. Anim. Sci. 2015.93:457–481.
  • Hollister, S.J., Flanagan, C.L., Zopf, D.A., Morrison, R.J., Nasser, H., Patel, J.J., Ebramzadeh, E., Sangiorgio, S.N., Wheeler, M.B., Green, G.E. 2015. Design Control for Clinical Translation of 3D Printed Modular Scaffolds. Annals of Biomedical Engineering, Vol. 43, No. 3,774–786.

Articles in Conference Proceedings

  • Gottlieb, S., and Wheeler, M.B. 2011, 2nd ed., Genetically Engineered Animals And Public Health: Compelling Benefits for Health Care, Nutrition, the Environment, and Animal Welfare, BIO (Biotechnology Industry Organization), 37 pgs.
  • Gottlieb, S., and Wheeler, M.B. 2008, Genetically Engineered Animals And Public Health: Compelling Benefits for Health Care, Nutrition, the Environment, and Animal Welfare, BIO (Biotechnology Industry Organization), 37 pgs.
  • Wheeler, M.B., W.L. Hurley, S.J. Lane, G.E. Bressner, T. VanEtten, D. Kim, A.S. Lima, E. Monaco, S.M. Wilson. 2007. Environmental Risk Assessment of Alpha-Lactalbumin Transgenic Pigs. Transgenic Research 16:850-851.
  • Wheeler, M.B., D. Kim, E. Monaco, W.L. Hurley 2007. Application of Robotic and Microfluidic Technologies to Stem Cell Culture and Analysis. Tsukuba Meeting for Animal Biotechnology (TMAB) – Progress in Somatic Cell Nuclear Transfer Technology, January 12-12, 2007 Tsukuba City, Japan, Pgs. 31-32.
  • Wheeler, M.B. 2006. Cloning and Transgenic Animals for Agriculture. 2nd International Symposium of Applied Animal Reproduction, Londrina, Parana, Brazil, October 5-7, 2006. Pgs. 181-194.
  • Sendemir-Urkmez, A., Clark, S.G, Goldwasser, M.S., Wheeler, M.B., Jamison, R.D. 2006. Tissue Engineered Bone for Mandibular Reconstruction. American Association of Oral-Maxiofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting, October 2006, San Diego, CA pgs. 42-43.
  • Wagoner Johnson, A. J., Woodard, J., Hilldore, A., Jamison, R.D., Wheeler, M.B., Clark, S.G. 2006. Bone-Like Behavior of Brittle, porous Hydroxyapatite Implants With Microporosity. American Association of Oral-Maxiofacial Surgeons Annual Meeting, October 2006, San Diego, CA pgs. 40-41.
  • Etherton, T.D., Bauman, D.E., Beattie, C.M., Bremel, R.D., Cromwell, G.L., Kapur, V., Varner, G., Wheeler, M.B., Wiedmann, M. 2003. Biotechnology in Animal Agriculture: An Overview. Council for Agricultural Science and Technology Issue Paper, 12 pgs.
  • Wheeler, M.B., Beebe, D.J., Walters, E.M., Raty, S. 2002. Microfluidic technology for in vitro embryo production. Proceedings 2nd International IEEE Conference on Microtechnology, Medicine, Biology pgs 104-108.
  • Zeringue, H. C., D. J. Beebe, M. B. Wheeler. 2000. Removal Of Cumulus Cells From Mammalian Oocytes In A Microfluidic System, Solid State Sensor and Actuator Workshop, June 4-8, Hilton Head, South Carolina, USA.
  • Zeringue, H. C., K. R. King, I. K. Glasgow, S. Raty, M. B. Wheeler, D. J. Beebe. 2000. Zona Pellucida Removal of Mammalian Embryos in a Microfluidic System, Proceedings of the µTAS '2000 Workshop Held at the University of Twente in Eschede, The Netherlands, May 14-18, 2000.
  • Zeringue, H., I. Glasgow, S. Raty, K. King, M. Wheeler and D. J. Beebe, “Embryo manipulation and zona pellucida removal in a polydimethylsiloxane microfluidic system,” World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Chicago, July 23-38, 2000.

Courses Taught

  • ACCY 599 - Thesis Research
  • ANSC 222 - Anatomy and Physiology
  • ANSC 398 - UG Experiential Learning
  • ANSC 398 - Undergraduate Research
  • ANSC 453 - Stem Cell Biology
  • ANSC 590 - Developmental Biology
  • BIOE 497 - Individual Study