Tasciotti lab Publications


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:

Nanoantibiotics: A new paradigm for the treatment of surgical infection
Moure, JSF, Evangelopoulos, M, Colvill, K, Van Eps, JL & Tasciotti, E 2017, Nanomedicine, vol 12, no. 11, pp. 1319-1334. DOI:

Mesoporous silica nanoparticles trigger mitophagy in endothelial cells and perturb neuronal network activity in a size- and time-dependent manner
Orlando, A, Cazzaniga, EM, Tringali, M, Gullo, F, Becchetti, A, Minniti, S, Taraballi, F, Tasciotti, E & Re, F 2017, International Journal of Nanomedicine, vol 12, pp. 3547-3559. DOI:

Enhancing Vascularization through the Controlled Release of Platelet-Derived Growth Factor-BB
Minardi, S, Pandolfi, L, Taraballi, F, Wang, X, De Rosa, E, Mills, ZD, Liu, X, Ferrari, M & Tasciotti, E 2017, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, vol 9, no. 17, pp. 14566-14575. DOI:

Inhibition of Non Canonical HIV-1 Tat Secretion Through the Cellular Na+,K+-ATPase Blocks HIV-1 Infection
Agostini, S, Ali, H, Vardabasso, C, Fittipaldi, A, Tasciotti, E, Cereseto, A, Bugatti, A, Rusnati, M, Lusic, M & Giacca, M 2017, EBioMedicine. 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:

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:

Bioinspired approaches for cancer nanotheranostics
Evangelopoulos, M & Tasciotti, E 2017, Nanomedicine, vol 12, no. 1, pp. 5-7. DOI:

Platelet-rich plasma: a biomimetic approach to enhancement of surgical wound healing
Fernandez-Moure, JS, Van Eps, JL, Cabrera, FJ, Barbosa, Z, Medrano del Rosal, G, Weiner, BK, Ellsworth, WA & Tasciotti, E 2017, Journal of Surgical Research, vol 207, pp. 33-44. DOI:

Cross-linking of porcine acellular dermal matrices negatively affects induced neovessel formation using platelet-rich plasma in a rat model of hernia repair
Fernandez-Moure, JS, Van Eps, JL, Peterson, LE, Shirkey, BA, Menn, ZK, Cabrera, F, Karim, A, Tasciotti, E, Weiner, BK & Ellsworth, WA 2017, Wound Repair and Regeneration. DOI:

Biomimetic carriers mimicking leukocyte plasma membrane to increase tumor vasculature permeability
Palomba, R, Parodi, A, Evangelopoulos, M, Acciardo, S, Corbo, C, de Rosa, E, Yazdi, IK, Scaria, S, Molinaro, R, Furman, NET, You, J, Ferrari, M, Salvatore, F & Tasciotti, E 2016, Scientific reports, vol 6, pp. 34422. DOI:

Nanocomposites: Nanocomposite Hydrogels as Platform for Cells Growth, Proliferation, and Chemotaxis (Small 35/2016)
Fiorini, F, Prasetyanto, EA, Taraballi, F, Pandolfi, L, Monroy, F, López-Montero, I, Tasciotti, E & De Cola, L 2016, Small, vol 12, no. 35, pp. 4910. DOI:

Local Inhibition of Macrophage and Smooth Muscle Cell Proliferation to Suppress Plaque Progression
Sukhovershin, RA, Toledano Furman, NE, Tasciotti, E & Trachtenberg, BH 2016, Houston Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal, vol 12, no. 3, pp. 141-145. DOI:

Vascular Inflammation: A Novel Access Route for Nanomedicine
Molinaro, R, Boada, C, Del Rosal, GM, Hartman, KA, Corbo, C, Andrews, ED, Toledano-Furman, NE, Cooke, JP & Tasciotti, E 2016, Houston Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal, vol 12, no. 3, pp. 169-174. DOI:

Vascular Inflammation: A Novel Access Route for Nanomedicine
Molinaro, R, Boada, C, Del Rosal, GM, Hartman, KA, Corbo, C, Andrews, ED, Toledano-Furman, NE, Cooke, JP & Tasciotti, E 2016, Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal, vol 12, no. 3, pp. 169-174.

Local Inhibition of Macrophage and Smooth Muscle Cell Proliferation to Suppress Plaque Progression
Sukhovershin, RA, Toledano Furman, NE, Tasciotti, E & Trachtenberg, BH 2016, Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal, vol 12, no. 3, pp. 141-145.

Biomimetic collagen/elastin meshes for ventral hernia repair in a rat model
Minardi, S, Taraballi, F, Wang, X, Cabrera, FJ, Van Eps, JL, Robbins, AB, Sandri, M, Moreno, MR, Weiner, BK & Tasciotti, E 2016, Acta Biomaterialia. DOI: