Andreas Kiesow

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Dr.-Ing. Andreas Kiesow, Group Manager Characterization of medical and cosmetic care products, Deputy Head of Department Biological and macromolecular materials

Research activities

 

  • Expertise in materials science with focus on microstructure and surface analysis
  • Characterization and evaluation of dental and personal care products and their interaction with biological surfaces and biomaterials
  • Transfer of methods from nanotechnology and microscopy as well as development of customized test models
  • Partner for the dental and personal care industry with focus on research, product development, claim support and high end visualization

 

Academic/professional resume

 

2017-2018

Head (acting) of Department Biological and macromolecular materials, Fraunhofer Institute for Microstructure of Materials and Systems IMWS

since 2013

Group Manager Characterization of medical and cosmetic care products, Fraunhofer IMWS

2009-2012

Group Manager Biofunctional surfaces, Fraunhofer IMWS

since 2008

Deputy Head of Department Biological and macromolecular materials, Fraunhofer IMWS

1999-2008

Research Associate, Fraunhofer IMWS

1996-1999

Research Associate, Institute of Physics, Chemnitz University of Technology

 

Training

 

2002

Ph.D. at Chemnitz University of Technology, Topic »Structure and electrical properties of plasma polymer films with embedded silver nanoparticles«

1996

Graduate engineer (microsystems technology), Chemnitz University of Technology

 

Awards

 

2020

Oral-B blend-a-med Prophylaxis Award under the patronage of the German Society of Pediatric Dentistry (DGKiZ) for »Impact of self-assembling peptides in remineralisation of artificial early enamel lesions adjacent to orthodontic brackets«, jointly with Maria Morawietz and Marburg University

2019

Hugo-Junkers Innovation Award of the federal state of Saxony-Anhalt. Third place in category »Most innovative projects in applied research« for »PARODEX – Extrudates for periodontitis treatment« Jointly with Institute of Pharmacy at Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology IZI, University of Bern and Sandra Sarembe.

 

Publications

 

In vitro surface investigation of calcium fluoride-like precipitation on human enamel after topical treatment with the organic fluoride nicomethanol hydrofluoride

Kiesow A.; Teuscher, N.; Morawietz, M.; Eick, S.

Oral Health Prev Dent. 2021;19(1):59-65. doi: 10.3290/j.ohpd.b898957

 

Finite element evaluation of the effect of adhesive creams on the stress state of dentures and oral mucosa

Ramakrishnan, A. N.; Röhrle, O.; Ludtka, C.; Varghese, R.; Koehler, J.; Kiesow, A.; Schwan, S. 

Appl Bionics Biomech. 2021 May 8;2021:5533770. doi: 10.1155/2021/5533770

 

In vitro evaluation of antimicrobial activity of minocycline formulations for topical application in periodontal therapy

Schmid, J.-L.; Kirchberg, M.; Sarembe, S.; Kiesow, A.; Sculean, A.; Mäder, K.; Buchholz, M.; Eick, S.
Pharmaceutics (2020), 12, 352. doi:10.3390/pharmaceutics12040352

 

In vitro whitening effect of a hydroxyapatite-based oral care gel

Sarembe, S., Enax, J., Morawietz, M., Kiesow, A.; Meyer, F.
European Journal of Dentistry (2020), doi:10.1055/s-0040-1714759

 

Controlled release minocycline-lipid-complex extrudates for the therapy of periodontitis with enhanced flexibility

Kirchberg, M., Eick, S., Buchholz, M., Rosche, F., Kiesow, A., Sarembe, S.; Mäder, K.
International Journal of Pharmaceutics (2020), 586, 119578. doi:10.1016/j.ijpharm.2020.119578

 

Impact of self-assembling peptides in remineralisation of artificial early enamel lesions adjacent to orthodontic brackets

Jablonski-Momeni, A., Nothelfer, R., Morawietz, M., Kiesow, A.; Korbmacher-Steiner, H.
Scientific Reports (2020), 10. doi:10.1038/s41598-020-72185-2

 

Retentive force of glass-ceramic soldered customized zirconia abutment copings with prefabricated titanium bases

Hey, J., Kasaliyska, M., Kiesow, A., Schweyen, R., Arnold, C.
Materials (2020), 13, 3193. doi:10.3390/ma13143193

 

Two genes in a pathogenicity gene cluster encoding secreted proteins are required for appressorial penetration and infection of the maize anthracnose fungus Colletotrichum graminicola

Eisermann, F. Weihmann, J-J. Krijger, C. Kröling, G. Hause, M. Menzel, S. Pienkney, A. Kiesow, H. B. Deising, G. R. Wirsel

Environmental Microbiology (2019), Vol. 21, S. 4773-4791

 

Extrudates of lipophilic tetracycline complexes: A new option for periodontitis therapy

M. Kirchberg, S. Eick, M. Buchholz, A. Kiesow, S. Sarembe, K. Mäder

International Journal of Pharmaceutics (2019), Vol. 572

 

Replacing microplastics: Natural cellulose offers gentle and biodegradable exfoliation

A. Huneke, J.Ryll, S. Sarembe, V. Sternitzke, A. Kiesow

Cosmetics & Toiletries Science Applied (2018), Vol. 133, S. 56-63

 

Material compatibility and antimicrobial activity of consumer products commonly used to clean dentures

A. Kiesow, S. Sarembe, R. L. Pizzey, A. S. Axe, D. J. Bradshaw

The Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry (2016), Vol. 115, S. 189-198.e8