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:

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:

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. 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:

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:

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: