Publications


Development of switchable polymers to address the dilemma of stability and cargo release in polycationic nucleic acid carriers;
Cheng, Y, Sellers, DL, Tan, JKY, Peeler, DJ, Horner, PJ & Pun, SH 2017, Biomaterials, vol 127, pp. 89-96. DOI:

Characterization of ventral incisional hernia and repair using shear wave elastography;
Chaudhry, A, Fernandez-Moure, JS, Shajudeen, PS, Van Eps, JL, Cabrera, FJ, Weiner, BK, Dunkin, BJ, Tasciotti, E & Righetti, R 2017, Journal of Surgical Research, vol 210, pp. 244-252. DOI:

Unveiling the in Vivo Protein Corona of Circulating Leukocyte-like Carriers;
Corbo, C, Molinaro, R, Taraballi, F, Toledano Furman, NE, Hartman, KA, Sherman, MB, De Rosa, E, Kirui, DK, Salvatore, F & Tasciotti, E 2017, ACS Nano, vol 11, no. 3, pp. 3262-3273. DOI:

Endocytic Trafficking of HIV gp120 is Mediated by Dynamin and Plays a Role in gp120 Neurotoxicity;
Wenzel, ED, Bachis, A, Avdoshina, V, Taraballi, F, Tasciotti, E & Mocchetti, I 2017, Journal of Neuroimmune Pharmacology, pp. 1-12. DOI:

Investigating the Mechanobiology of Cancer Cell–ECM Interaction Through Collagen-Based 3D Scaffolds;
Liverani, C, Mercatali, L, Cristofolini, L, Giordano, E, Minardi, S, Porta, GD, de Vita, A, Miserocchi, G, Spadazzi, C, Tasciotti, E, Amadori, D & Ibrahim, T 2017, Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering, pp. 1-12. DOI:

A nanofibrous electrospun patch to maintain human mesenchymal cell stemness;
Pandolfi, L, Furman, NT, Wang, X, Lupo, C, Martinez, JO, Mohamed, M, Taraballi, F & Tasciotti, E 2017, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, vol 28, no. 3, 44, pp. 44. DOI:

Localized inhibition of P2X7R at the spinal cord injury site improves neurogenic bladder dysfunction by decreasing urothelial P2X3R expression in rats;
Munoz, A, Yazdi, IK, Tang, X, Rivera, C, Taghipour, N, Grossman, RG, Boone, TB & Tasciotti, E 2017, Life Sciences, vol 171, pp. 60-67. DOI:

Innovative approaches to establish and characterize primary cultures: An ex vivo 3D system and the zebrafish model;
Liverani, C, La Manna, F, Groenewoud, A, Mercatali, L, Van Der Pluijm, G, Pieri, F, Cavaliere, D, De Vita, A, Spadazzi, C, Miserocchi, G, Bongiovanni, A, Recine, F, Riva, N, Amadori, D, Tasciotti, E, Snaar-Jagalska, E & Ibrahim, T 2017, Biology Open, vol 6, no. 2, pp. 133-140. DOI:

Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging with Concurrent Urodynamic Testing Identifies Brain Structures Involved in Micturition Cycle in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis;
Khavari, R , Karmonik, C, Shy, M, Fletcher, S & Boone, T 2017, The Journal of Urology, vol 197, no. 2, pp. 438-444. DOI: