Selected Publications

Ferrari M. Slaying the dragon: nanomechanics opens a new route to the treatment of metastatic cancer. Mechanical Engineering-CIME. 2015 Apr; 137(4): 36-41.

Blanco E, Shen H, Ferrari M. Principles of nanoparticle design for overcoming biological barriers to drug delivery. Nature Biotech. 2015 Sept 8; 33: 941–951. doi:10.1038/nbt.3330.

Liu Z, Ferrari M, Qin L. Microfluidic cytometric analysis of cancer cell transportability and invasiveness. Nature Scientific Reports. 2015 Sept 25; 5:14272. doi: 10.1038/srep14272.

Xu R, Zhang G, Deng X, Mai J, Segura-Ibarra V, Wu S, Shen J, Liu H, Hu Z, Chen L, Huang Y, Koay EK, Huang Y, Liu J, Ensor JE, Blanco E, Liu X, Ferrari M*, Shen H*. An injectable nanoparticle generator enhances delivery of cancer therapeutics. Nature Biotech. 2016 Apr; 34(4):414-8. doi:10.1038/nbt.3506.

Zong H, Sen S, Zhang G , Mu C, Albayati Z, Gorenstein D, Liu X, Ferrari M, Crooks P, Roboz G, Shen H, Guzman M. In vivo targeting of leukemia stem cells by directing parthenolide-loaded nanoparticles to the bone marrow niche. Nature Publishing Group: Leukemia. 2016 Jul; 30(7):1582-6. doi: 10.1038/leu.2015.343. PMID: 26669973.

Palomba R, Parodi A, Evangelopoulos M, Acciardo S, Corbo C, de Rosa E, Yazdi I, Scaria S, Molinaro R, Toledano Furman NE, You J, Ferrari M, Salvatore F, Tasciotti E. Biomimetic carriers mimicking leukocyte plasma membrane to increase tumor vasculature permeability. Nature Scientific Reports. 2016 Oct 5; 6:34422. doi: 10.1038/srep34422.