Publications


Human stem cell-derived astrocytes replicate human prions in a PRNP genotype-dependent manner;
Krejciova, Z, Alibhai, J, Zhao, C, Krencik, R, Rzechorzek, NM, Ullian, EM, Manson, J, Ironside, JW, Head, MW & Chandran, S 2017, The Journal of experimental medicine, vol 214, no. 12, pp. 3481-3495. DOI:

Radiopaque Resorbable Inferior Vena Cava Filter Infused with Gold Nanoparticles;
Tian, L, Lee, P, Singhana, B, Chen, A, Qiao, Y, Lu, L, Martinez, JO, Tasciotti, E, Melancon, A, Huang, S, Eggers, M & Melancon, MP 2017, Scientific Reports, vol 7, no. 1, 2147. DOI:

Systematic Three-Dimensional Coculture Rapidly Recapitulates Interactions between Human Neurons and Astrocytes;
Krencik, R, Seo, K, van Asperen, JV, Basu, N, Cvetkovic, C, Barlas, S, Chen, R, Ludwig, C, Wang, C, Ward, ME, Gan, L, Horner, PJ, Rowitch, DH & Ullian, EM 2017, Stem Cell Reports. DOI:

Patient-derived iPSCs show premature neural differentiation and neuron type-specific phenotypes relevant to neurodevelopment;
Yeh, E, Dao, DQ, Wu, ZY, Kandalam, SM, Camacho, FM, Tom, C, Zhang, W, Krencik, R, Rauen, KA, Ullian, EM & Weiss, LA 2017, Molecular Psychiatry. DOI:

Age-related accumulation of phosphorylated mitofusin 2 protein in retinal ganglion cells correlates with glaucoma progression;
Nivison, MP, Ericson, NG, Green, VM, Bielas, JH, Campbell, JS & Horner, PJ 2017, Experimental Neurology, vol 296, pp. 49-61. DOI:

Bio-inspired engineering of cell- and virus-like nanoparticles for drug delivery;
Parodi, A, Molinaro, R, Sushnitha, M, Evangelopoulos, M, Martinez, JO, Arrighetti, N, Corbo, C & Tasciotti, E 2017, Biomaterials, vol 147, pp. 155-168. DOI:

Engineered biomimetic nanovesicles show intrinsic anti-inflammatory properties for the treatment of inflammatory bowel diseases;
Corbo, C, Cromer, WE, Molinaro, R, Toledano Furman, NE, Hartman, KA, De Rosa, E, Boada, C, Wang, X, Zawieja, DC, Agostini, M, Salvatore, F, Abraham, BP & Tasciotti, E 2017, Nanoscale. DOI:

Inflammation and Cancer: In Medio Stat Nano;
Molinaro, R, Corbo, C, Livingston, M, Evangelopoulos, M, Parodi, A, Boada, C, Agostini, M & Tasciotti, E 2017, Current Medicinal Chemistry. DOI:

Tunable, Injectable Hydrogels Based on Peptide-Cross-Linked, Cyclized Polymer Nanoparticles for Neural Progenitor Cell Delivery;
Zhao, T, Sellers, DL, Cheng, Y, Horner, PJ & Pun, SH 2017, Biomacromolecules, vol 18, no. 9, pp. 2723-2731. DOI:

Hyaluronic acid coatings as a simple and efficient approach to improve MSC homing toward the site of inflammation;
Corradetti, B , Taraballi, F, Martinez, JO, Minardi, S, Basu, N, Bauza, G, Evangelopoulos, M, Powell, S, Corbo, C & Tasciotti, E 2017, Scientific Reports, vol 7, no. 1, pp. 7991. DOI: