Publications

Article published in international Journals

[2017] A.C. Deymier, A.K. Nair, B. Depalle B, Z. Qin, K. Arcot, C. Drouet, et al. ”Protein-free formation of bone-like apatite : New insights into the key role of carbonation Protein-free formation of bone-like apatite : New insights into the key role of carbonation”. Biomaterials

[2016] J.L. Zitnay, Y. Li, Z. Qin, B.H. San, B. Depalle, S.P. Reese, M.J. Buehler et al. ” Molecular Level Detection and Localization of Mechanical Damage in Collagen Enabled by Collagen Hybridizing Peptides”. Nature Communication, in press

[2015] B. Depalle, Z. Qin, S.J. Shefelbine, M.J. Buehler. ”Large Deformation Mechanisms, Plasticity and Failure of an Individual Collagen Fibril with Different Mineral Content”. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, in press

[2014] B. Depalle, Z. Qin, S.J. Shefelbine, M.J. Buehler. ”Influence of cross-link structure, density and mechanical properties in the mesoscale deformation mechanisms of collagen fibrils”. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 1–13. doi:10.1016/j.jmbbm.2014.07.008

[2013] B. Depalle, R. Chapurlat, H. Walter-Le-Berre, B. Bou-Said, H. Follet. ”Finite Element Dependence of Stress Evaluation for Human Trabecular Bone”. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 18:200-12.

[2013] A. Fradet, H. Sorel, B. Depalle, C.M. Serre, D. Farlay, A. Turtoi, E. Bonnelye.  ”A new murine model of osteoblastic/osteolytic lesions from human androgen-resistant prostate cancer”. PloS One, 8(9), e75092. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0075092

[2011] B. Depalle, Y.Bala, T. Douillard, S. Meille, P. Clément, H. Follet, J. Chevalier, G. Boivin. ”Respective roles of organic and mineral components of bone matrix in micromechanical behavior: an instrumented indentation study”. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 2011, 4(7):1473-82.

[2011] A. Fradet, H. Sorel, L. Bouazza, D. Goehrig, B. Depalle, A. Bellahcène, V. Castronovo, H. Follet, J.E. Aubin, P. Clézardin & E. Bonnelye. “Dual function of ERRalphain breast cancer and bone metastasis formation: implication of VEGF and osteoprotegerin”. Cancer Research, 2011, 71(17):5728-38.

[2011] Y.Bala, B. Depalle, T. Douillard, S. Meille, R.D. Chapurlat, J. Chevalier, G. Boivin. “Alendronate long-term treatment in postmenopausal osteoporotic women is associated with alterations in crystallinity and micromechanical properties of bone at structural unit level”. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 2011, 27(4):825-34.

[2011] H.C. Follet, S. Viguet-Carrin, B. Burt-Pichat, B. Depalle, Y. Bala, E. Gynest, M. Arlot, G. Boivin, R.D. Chapurlat, P.D. Delmas, M.L. Bouxsein. ”Effects of pre-existing microdamage, collagen cross-links, secondary mineralization, age, bone volume fraction and architecture on compressive mechanical properties of elderly human vertebral trabecular bone”. Journal of Orthopaedic Research 2011, 29(4):481-8.

Article under review

[2016] B. Depalle, Z. Qin, S.J. Shefelbine, M.J. Buehler. ”Cross-links organization and molecular entanglement are key to the mechanical response ofcollagen fibrils”. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials

Oral Presentations

[2016] B. Depalle, Z. Qin, S.J. Shefelbine, M.J. Buehler. ”Influence of Cross-links Distribution on the Tensile Properties of a Single Collagen Fibril”. 22nd Congress of the European Society of Biomechanics. Lyon, France, July 10-13.

[2016] B. Depalle, A.G. Duarte, I.A.K. Fiedler, M.J. Buehler, L. Pujot-Menjouet, J.P. Berteau. ”Enzymatic Cross-links are a Major Determinant of Children Cortical Bone Post-Yield Mechanical Behavior”. 22nd Congress of the European Society of Biomechanics. Lyon, France, July 10-13.

[2015] B. Depalle, Z. Qin, M.J. Buehler. ”Development of a Coarse-Grained Model to Explore the Influence of Extrafibrillar Mineral on Bone Tissue Mechanics”. International Conference on Computational and Mathematical Biomedical Engineering, Cachan: 2015.

[2014] B. Depalle, Z. Qin, S.J. Shefelbine, M.J. Buehler. ”Mesoscale modeling of collagen fibrils: influence of cross-links and mineralization on the fibril mechanics”. World Congres of Biomechanics. Boston, MA, USA, July 6-11.

[2011] B. Depalle, B. Bou-Saïd, R.C. Chapurlat, H. Follet. ”Stress evaluation in trabecular bone by finite element modeling”. 13th Meeting of the French Society of Mineralized Tissue Biology, Paris, France. June 24-27.

[2010] B. Depalle, Y. Bala, T. Douillard, S. Meille, H. Follet, J.Chevalier, G. Boivin. ”Contribution of bone microstructural characteristics to mechanical properties evaluated at bone structural unit level”. 12th Meeting of the French Society of Mineralized Tissue Biology, Saint-Etienne, France. June 9-11.

[2009] L.Cueru, A-M. Trunfio-Sfarghiu, Y. Bala, B. Depalle, A. Descamps, G. Boivin, Y. Berthier, H. Follet. “Correlation between microstructure and nanomechanical properties of lamellar bone”. 3rd International Conference on Mechanics of Biomaterials & Tissues. Clearwater Beach, Florida, USA December 13-17.

[2009] L.Cueru, A-M. Trunfio-Sfarghiu, Y. Bala, B. Depalle, A. Descamps, G. Boivin, Y. Berthier, H. Follet. “Correlation between microstructure and nanomechanical properties of lamellar bone”. The International Symposium on Assistive and Recuperative Technologies for Injured, ill, Pregnant, Elderly and people with Disabilities. Faculty of Medical Bioengineering, Iasi, Romania July 23-25.

[2008] B. Dépalle, R.C. Chapurlat, B. Bou-Saïd, H. Follet. ”Mechanical properties of vertebral trabecular bone in human”. Abaqus User Meeting. Paris, France, November 20.

Poster Presentations

[2016] J.L. Zitnay, Y. Li, Z. Qin, B.H. San, B. Depalle, S.P. Reese, M.J. Buehler et al. ” Molecular Level Detection and Quantification of Collagen Mechanical Damage using Collagen Hybridizing Peptides”. Summer Biomechanics, Bioengineering and Biotransport Conference. National Harbor, MD, USA, June 29 –July.

[2016] I.A.K. Fiedler, B. Depalle, A.G. Duarte, X. Zhao, L. Cardoso, S. Jin, J.P. Berteau. ”Structural and micro-mechanical properties of intra-fibrillarly mineralized bone tissue”. 22nd Congress of the European Society of Biomechanics. Lyon, France, July 10-13.

[2016] I.A.K. Fiedler, B. Depalle, A.G. Duarte, X. Zhao, L. Cardoso, S. Jin, J.P. Berteau. ” Investigations of intramuscular Atlantic Herring bones: A model to assess the link between micro-mechanical behavior and intra-fibrillar mineralization?”. Orthopaedic Research Society Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL, USA, March 5-8.

[2015] B. Dépalle, Z. Qin, S. Thomopoulos, G. Genin, M.J. Buehler. ”Influence of post-translational modification on the adhesion properties of osteopontin on crystalline hydroxyapatite”. Nano Engineering for Medicine and Biology. Minneapolis, MN, USA, April 19-22.

[2013] B. Dépalle, A.K. Nair, S.J. Shefelbine, M.J. Buehler. ”Influence of carbonate substitutions on bone apatite mechanical properties”. Nano Engineering for Medicine and Biology. Boston, MA, USA, February 4-6.

[2011] B. Dépalle, R.C. Chapurlat, B. Bou-Saïd, H. Follet. ”Influence of model parameters in large scale finite element simulations when evaluating stress field in human trabecular bone”. American Society for Bone and Mineral Research 32nd annual meeting. San Diego, CA, USA, September 16-20.

[2011] B. Dépalle, R.C. Chapurlat, B. Bou-Saïd, H. Follet. ”Stress field evaluation in trabecular bone large scale finite element simulation: influence of model parameters”. 4th International Conference on the Mechanics of Biomaterials and Tissues, Hawai’i, USA, 11‐14 December.

[2011] Y. Bala, B. Dépalle, T. Douillard, S. Meille, H. Follet, J.Chevalier, G. Boivin. ”Respective roles of organic and mineral components of bone tissue in micromechanical behaviour of human cortical bone”. 3rd Joint meeting of the European Calcified Tissue Society & the International Bone and Mineral Society. Athens, Greece, May 7-11.

[2011] Y. Bala, B. Dépalle, T. Douillard, S. Meille, H. Follet, J.Chevalier, G. Boivin. ”Micromechanical behavior of Human cortical bone: elasticity is related to mineral while plasticity is related to organic matrix”. 11th European Congress on Clinical and Economic Aspects of Osteoporosis and Osteoarthritis. Valencia, Spain, March 23-26.

[2010] Y. Bala, B. Dépalle, T. Douillard, S. Meille, H. Follet, J.Chevalier, G. Boivin. ”Contribution of bone microstructural characteristics to mechanical properties evaluated at bone structural unit level”. American Society for Bone and Mineral Research 32nd annual meeting. Toronto, Canada, October 15-19.

[2009] B. Dépalle, D. Panus, B. Bou-Saïd, M. L. Bouxsein, R. C. Chapurlat, H. Follet. ”Is finite element modeling feasible at the vertebrae with clinically achivable resolution ?”. American Society for Bone and Mineral Research 31st annual meeting. Denver, USA, September 11-15.

[2009] H.C. Follet, B. Burt-Pichat, S. Viguet-Carrin, B. Dépalle, E. Gineyts, M. Arlot, R.D. Chapurlat, P.D. Delmas, M.L. Bouxsein. “Association between pre-existing microdamage, collagen cross-links, bone volume fraction and compressive mechanical properties of human vertebral trabecular bone”. 2nd Joint Meeting of the International Bone and Mineral Society. Sydney, Australie, March 21-25.