kollmannsberger lab



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Prof. Dr. Philip Kollmannsberger

Center for Computational and Theoretical Biology, University of Würzburg


Campus Hubland Nord 32, 97074 Würzburg

+49 931 31 82375


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Publications (selected list)

Repp F, Kollmannsberger P, Roschger A, Kerschnitzki M, Berzlanovich A, Gruber GM, Roschger P, Wagermaier W, Weinkamer R (2017). Spatial heterogeneity in the canalicular density of the osteocyte network in human osteons. Bone Rep 6:101-108.

Kaltdorf KV, Schulze K, Helmprobst F, Kollmannsberger P, Dandekar T, Stigloher C (2017). FIJI Macro 3D ART VeSElecT: 3D automated reconstruction tool for vesicle structures of electron tomograms. PLoS Comput Biol 13:e1005317.

Bidan CM, Kollmannsberger P, Gering V, Ehrig S, Joly P, Petersen A, Vogel V, Fratzl P, Dunlop JWC (2016). Gradual conversion of cellular stress patterns into pre-stressed matrix architecture during in vitro tissue growth. J R Soc Interface 13:20160136.

Yamashita T, Kollmannsberger P, Mawatari K, Kitamori T, Vogel V (2016). Cell sheet mechanics: how geometrical constraints induce the detachment of cell sheets from concave surfaces. Acta Biomater 45:85–97.

Hosseini V, Kollmannsberger P, Ahadian S, Ostrovidov S, Kaji H, Vogel V, Khademhosseini A (2014). Fiber-assisted molding (FAM) of surfaces with tunable curvature to guide cell alignment and complex tissue architecture. Small 10:4851–4857.

Kerschnitzki M*, Kollmannsberger P*, Burghammer M. Duda GN, Weinkamer R, Wagermaier W, Fratzl P (2013). Architecture of the osteocyte network correlates with bone material quality. J Bone Miner Res 28:1837–1845. *equal contribution.

Lukas C, Ruffoni D, Lambers FM, Schulte FA, Kuhn G, Kollmannnsberger P, Weinkamer R, Müller R (2013). Mineralization kinetics in murine trabecular bone quantified by time-lapsed in vivo micro-computed tomography. Bone 56:55–60.
Kollmannsberger P, Mierke CT, Fabry B (2011). Nonlinear viscoelasticity of adherent cells is controlled by cytoskeletal tension. Soft Matter 7:3127–3132.

Mierke CT, Kollmannsberger P, Paranhos Zitterbart D, Smith J, Fabry B, Goldmann WH (2008). Mechano-coupling and regulation of contractility by the vinculin tail domain. Biophys J 94:661–670.

Kollmannsberger P, Fabry B (2007). High-force magnetic tweezers with force feedback for biological applications. Rev Sci Inst 78:114301–114301.