Reviews and Book Chapters


  1. R.C. Eberhart, S-H. Su, K.T. Nguyen, M. Zilberman, L.Tang, K.D. Nelson, and P. Frenkel, "Bioresorbable Polymeric Stents: Current Status and Future Promise", In Cells, Proteins and Materials. H. Sheardown and S.L. Cooper, (Eds.), J. Biomater. Sci. – Polym. Ed., 14(4), 299-312 (2003). PDF
  2. M. Zilberman and R Eberhart, "Drug-Eluting Bioresorbable Stents for Various Applications", Annual Review of Biomedical Engineering, 8:153-180 (2006). (Cited 47 times. Impact factor: 15.00).
    (This prestigious journal publishes one issue every year, which includes 15-20 invited articles. It is considered as leading journal in Biomedical Engineering (ranked 1(79) and #1 journal among all Engineering Journals (840 in total). PDF
  3. Amir Kraitzer, Yoel Kloog and Meital Zilberman, "Approaches for Prevention of Restenosis", Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials, 85(B), 583-603 (2008). PDF
  4. Meital Zilberman and Jonathan Elsner, "Antibiotic-Eluting Medical Devices for various Applications – A review", Journal of Controlled Release, 130, 202-215 (2008). PDF
  5. Amir Kraitzer and Meital Zilberman, "Controlled Release of Antipliferative Drugs from Polymeric Systems for Stent Applications and Local Cancer Treatment", Advanced Engineering Materials (Advanced Biomaterials), 14(6), B294-B310 (2012). PDF
  6. Jonathan J. Elsner, Amir Kraitzer, Orly Grinberg and Meital Zilberman, ”Highly Porous Drug-Eluting Structures: From Wound Dressings to Stents and Scaffolds for Tissue Regeneration", Biomatter, 2(4), 239-270 (2012). PDF
  7. Maytal Foox and Meital Zilberman, "Drug Delivery from Gelatin-Based Systems", Expert Opinion on Drug Delivery, 12(8), 1-17 (2015). PDF
  8. Tanya Portnov, Tiberiu R. Shulimzon, and Meital Zilberman, "Injectable Hydrogel-Based Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering Applications", Reviews in Chemical Engineering", 33(1), 91-107 (2017). (PDF)

Book Chapters

  1. Kytai Nguyen, Shih-Horng Su, Meital Zilberman, Pedram Bohluli, Peter Frenkel, Liping Tang and Robert Eberhart. "Biomaterials and Stent Technology", Chap. 5 in Michael Yaszemski, Debra Trantolo, Kai-Uwe Lewandrowski, Vasif Hasirci, David Altobelli, Donald Wise (Eds) Tissue Engineering and Novel Delivery Systems, Marcel Dekker, 2004, pp.107-130.
  2. Meital Zilberman, Amir Kraitzer, Orly Grinberg and Jonathan J. Elsner, "Drug-Eluting Medical Implants", Part III Chap. 11 in: M. Schafer-Korting (Ed) Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology Vol. 197: Drug Delivery, Springer, 2010, pp. 299-341.
  3. Jonathan J. Elsner, Israela Berdicevsky, Adaya Shefy-Peleg and Meital Zilberman, "Novel Composite Antibiotic Eluting Structures for Wound healing Applications", in M. Zilberman (Ed) "Active Implants and Scaffolds for Tussue Regeneration", Vol. 8 in the series "Studies in Mechanobiology, Tissue Engineering and Biomaterials", Springer, 2011, pp. 3-37.
  4. Elinor Josef, Meital Zilberman and Havazelet Bianco-Peled, "Controlled Release of Poorly Soluble Compounds from Alginate Hydrogels", In: Molina ME, Quiroga AJ, editors. Alginates: Production, Types and Applications, NOVA publishers; 2012. p. 97-122.
  5. Meital Zilberman, Zachi Peles and Hila Olami, "Soy Protein as a Biomaterial for Wound Healing Applications", Encyclopedia of Polymeric Materials and Polymeric Biomaterials, in press.