Julia A. Brekke-Riedl

UMN MSTP student Julia Riedl

Email: brekk129@umn.edu

Entering Class: 2016

University of Minnesota
Biomedical Engineering major
B.S., 2015

University of Minnesota
Microbiology, Immunology and Cancer Biology Graduate Program
Ph.D., 2022

MSTP Student Governance:

  • Student Advisory Committee 2019-2021

Thesis Advisors: Jakub Tolar, M.D., Ph.D, and Bryce Binstadt, M.D., Ph.D.

Publications (pubmed)

Brekke-Riedl JA. Role Reversal. JAMA 2022;328(20):2013.

Riedl JA, Riddle M, Xia L, Eide C, Boull C, Ebens CL, Tolar J. Interrogation of RDEB Epidermal Allografts after BMT Reveals Coexpression of Collagen VII and Keratin 15 with Proinflammatory Immune Cells and Fibroblasts. J Invest Dermatol. 2022 Sep;142(9):2424-2434.

Riedl J, Popp C, Eide C, Ebens C, Tolar J. Mesenchymal stromal cells in wound healing applications: role of the secretome, targeted delivery and impact on recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa treatment. Cytotherapy. 2021 Nov;23(11):961-973. PMCID: PMC8569889. Review.

Riedl J, Pickett-Leonard M, Eide C, Kluth MA, Ganss C, Frank NY, Frank MH, Ebens CL, Tolar J. ABCB5+ dermal mesenchymal stromal cells with favorable skin homing and local immunomodulation for recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa treatment. Stem Cells. 2021 Jul;39(7):897-903. PMCID: PMC8278965

Ebens CL, McGrath JA, Riedl JA, Keith AR, Lilja G, Rusch S, Keene DR, Tufa SF, Riddle MJ, Shanley R, Van Heest AE, Tolar J. Immune tolerance of allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation supports donor epidermal grafting of recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa chronic wounds. Br J Dermatol. 2021 Jun;184(6):1161-1169.

Ebens C, Riedl J, Tolar J. Tissue-specific differences in mesenchymal stromal cells influence homing and function. Journal of Oncology Research and Treatment. 08 April 2021. Doi: 10.4172/aot.s1.1000001

Work prior to the UMN MSTP:

Shen N, Riedl JA, Carvajal Berrio DA, Davis Z, Monaghan MG, Layland SL, Hinderer S, Schenke-Layland K. A flow bioreactor system compatible with real-time two-photon fluorescence lifetime imaging microscopy. Biomed Mater. 2018 Feb 2;13(2):024101.

Shen N, Knopf A, Westendorf C, Kraushaar U, Riedl J, Bauer H, Pöschel S, Layland SL, Holeiter M, Knolle S, et al. Steps toward Maturation of Embryonic Stem Cell-Derived Cardiomyocytes by Defined Physical Signals. Stem Cell Reports. 2017 Jul 11;9(1):122-135. PMCID: PMC5511039

Bachour SP, Hevesi M, Bachour O, Sweis BM, Mahmoudi J, Brekke JA, Divani AA. Comparisons between Garcia, Modo, and Longa rodent stroke scales: Optimizing resource allocation in rat models of focal middle cerebral artery occlusion. J Neurol Sci. 2016 May 15;364:136-40.

Sweis BM, Bachour SP, Brekke JA, Gewirtz JC, Sadeghi-Bazargani H, Hevesi M, Divani AA. A modified beam-walking apparatus for assessment of anxiety in a rodent model of blast traumatic brain injury. Behav Brain Res. 2016 Jan 1;296:149-56.