Tasciotti lab Publications


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:

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, pp. 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:

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:

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

Optimizing cell seeding and retention in a three-dimensional bioengineered cardiac ventricle: The two-stage cellularization model
Patel, NM, Yazdi, IK, Tasciotti, E & Birla, RK 2016, Biotechnology and Bioengineering, vol 113, no. 10, pp. 2275-2285. DOI:

Optimizing cell seeding and retention in a three-dimensional bioengineered cardiac ventricle: The two-stage cellularization model
Patel, NM, Yazdi, IK, Tasciotti, E & Birla, RK 2016, Biotechnology and Bioengineering, vol 113, no. 10, pp. 2275-2285. DOI:

Optimizing cell seeding and retention in a three-dimensional bioengineered cardiac ventricle: The two-stage cellularization model
Patel, NM, Yazdi, IK, Tasciotti, E & Birla, RK 2016, Biotechnology and Bioengineering, vol 113, no. 10, pp. 2275-2285. 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:

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:

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:

Biomimetic proteolipid vesicles for targeting inflamed tissues
Molinaro, R, Corbo, C, Martinez, JO, Taraballi, F, Evangelopoulos, M, Minardi, S, Yazdi, IK, Zhao, P, De Rosa, E, Sherman, MB, De Vita, A, Toledano Furman, NE, Wang, X, Parodi, A & Tasciotti, E 2016, Nature Materials, vol 15, no. 9, pp. 1037-46. DOI:

Nanocomposite Hydrogels as Platform for Cells Growth, Proliferation, and Chemotaxis
Fiorini, F, Prasetyanto, EA, Taraballi, F, Pandolfi, L, Monroy, F, López-Montero, I, Tasciotti, E & De Cola, L 2016, Small (Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, Germany), vol 12, no. 35, pp. 4881-4893. DOI:

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:

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:

Mesenchymal stem cells from cortical bone demonstrate increased clonal incidence, potency, and developmental capacity compared to their bone marrow-derived counterparts
Blashki, D, Murphy, MB, Ferrari, M, Simmons, PJ & Tasciotti, E 2016, Journal of Tissue Engineering, vol 7, pp. 2041731416661196. DOI:

Increased use of surgical energy promotes methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonization in rabbits following open ventral hernia mesh repair
Fernandez-Moure, JS, van Eps, JL, Peress, L, Cantu, C, Olsen, RJ, Jenkins, L, Cabrera, FJ, Tasciotti, E, Weiner, BK & Dunkin, BJ 2016, Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques, pp. 1-9. DOI:

Effects of the protein corona on liposome-liposome and liposome-cell interactions
Corbo, C, Molinaro, R, Taraballi, F, Toledano Furman, NE, Sherman, MB, Parodi, A, Salvatore, F & Tasciotti, E 2016, International Journal of Nanomedicine, vol 11, pp. 3049-3063. DOI:

The Emerging Role of Nanotechnology in Cell and Organ Transplantation
Tasciotti, E, Cabrera, FJ, Evangelopoulos, M, Martinez, JO, Thekkedath, UR, Kloc Stepkowska, M, Ghobrial, RM, Li, XC, Grattoni, A & Ferrari, M 2016, Transplantation. DOI: