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Research Output

2020

Probing mechanical properties and failure mechanisms of fibrils of self-assembling peptides

Fontana, F. & Gelain, F., Jan 1 2020, In : Nanoscale Advances. 2, 1, p. 190-198 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2018

Branched peptides integrate into self-assembled nanostructures and enhance biomechanics of peptidic hydrogels

Pugliese, R., Fontana, F., Marchini, A. & Gelain, F., Jan 15 2018, In : Acta Biomaterialia. 66, p. 258-271 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Elucidating Self-Assembling Peptide Aggregation via Morphoscanner: A New Tool for Protein-Peptide Structural Characterization

Saracino, G. A. A., Fontana, F., Jekhmane, S., Silva, J. M., Weingarth, M. & Gelain, F., Aug 1 2018, In : Advanced Science. 5, 8, 1800471.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

Fabrication of nanofibrous electrospun scaffolds from a heterogeneous library of co- and self-assembling peptides

Maleki, M., Natalello, A., Pugliese, R. & Gelain, F., Mar 15 2017, In : Acta Biomaterialia. 51, p. 268-278 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Peptidic Biomaterials: From Self-Assembling to Regenerative Medicine

Pugliese, R. & Gelain, F., Feb 2017, In : Trends in Biotechnology. 35, 2, p. 145-158 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016

A biocompatibility study of new nanofibrous scaffolds for nervous system regeneration

Raspa, A., Marchini, A., Pugliese, R., Mauri, M., Maleki, M., Vasita, R. & Gelain, F., Jan 7 2016, In : Nanoscale. 8, 1, p. 253-265 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Recent therapeutic approaches for spinal cord injury

Raspa, A., Pugliese, R., Maleki, M. & Gelain, F., Feb 1 2016, In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 113, 2, p. 253-259 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2014

Complementary Co-assembling peptides: From in Silico studies to in vivo application

Raspa, A., Saracino, G. A. A., Pugliese, R., Silva, D., Cigognini, D., Vescovi, A. & Gelain, F., Oct 29 2014, In : Advanced Functional Materials. 24, 40, p. 6317-6328 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Designer self-assembling hydrogel scaffolds can impact skin cell proliferation and migration

Bradshaw, M., Ho, D., Fear, M. W., Gelain, F., Wood, F. M. & Iyer, K. S., Nov 11 2014, In : Scientific Reports. 4, 06903.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evaluation of mechanical properties and therapeutic effect of injectable self-assembling hydrogels for spinal cord injury

Cigognini, D., Silva, D., Paloppi, S. & Gelain, F., Feb 2014, In : Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology. 10, 2, p. 309-323 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Modelling and analysis of early aggregation events of BMHP1-derived self-assembling peptides

Saracino, G. A. A. & Gelain, F., May 4 2014, In : Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics. 32, 5, p. 759-775 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2013

A novel bioactive peptide: Assessing its activity over murine neural stem cells and its potential for neural tissue engineering

Caprini, A., Silva, D., Zanoni, I., Cunha, C., Volontè, C., Vescovi, A. & Gelain, F., Jun 25 2013, In : New Biotechnology. 30, 5, p. 552-562 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Core-Sheath Fibers for Regenerative Medicine

Vasita, R. & Gelain, F., Feb 18 2013, Nanomaterials in Drug Delivery, Imaging, and Tissue Engineering. John Wiley and Sons, p. 493-533 41 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Engineering of a 3D nanostructured scaffold made of functionalized self-assembling peptides and encapsulated neural stem cells

Cunha, C., Panseri, S. & Gelain, F., 2013, Methods in Molecular Biology. Humana Press Inc., Vol. 1058. p. 171-182 12 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 1058).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Nanomaterials design and tests for neural tissue engineering

Saracino, G. A. A., Cigognini, D., Silva, D., Caprini, A. & Gelain, F., Jan 7 2013, In : Chemical Society Reviews. 42, 1, p. 225-262 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synthesis and characterization of designed BMHP1-derived self-assembling peptides for tissue engineering applications

Silva, D., Natalello, A., Sanii, B., Vasita, R., Saracino, G., Zuckermann, R. N., Doglia, S. M. & Gelain, F., Jan 21 2013, In : Nanoscale. 5, 2, p. 704-718 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2012

New bioactive motifs and their use in functionalized self-assembling peptides for NSC differentiation and neural tissue engineering

Gelain, F., Cigognini, D., Caprini, A., Silva, D., Colleoni, B., Donegá, M., Antonini, S., Cohen, B. E. & Vescovi, A., Apr 28 2012, In : Nanoscale. 4, 9, p. 2946-2957 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2011

3D culture of adult mouse neural stem cells within functionalized self-assembling peptide scaffolds.

Cunha, C., Panseri, S., Villa, O., Silva, D. & Gelain, F., 2011, In : International Journal of Nanomedicine. 6, p. 943-955 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

BMHP1-derived self-assembling peptides: Hierarchically assembled structures with self-healing propensity and potential for tissue engineering applications

Gelain, F., Silva, D., Caprini, A., Taraballi, F., Natalello, A., Villa, O., Nam, K. T., Zuckermann, R. N., Doglia, S. M. & Vescovi, A., Mar 22 2011, In : ACS Nano. 5, 3, p. 1845-1859 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrospinning for tissue engineering applications

Lowery, J., Panseri, S., Cunha, C. & Gelain, F., Feb 2011, Electrospinning Process and Nanofiber Research. Nova Science Publishers, Inc., p. 127-149 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Evaluation of early and late effects into the acute spinal cord injury of an injectable functionalized self-assembling scaffold

Cigognini, D., Satta, A., Colleoni, B., Silva, D., Donegà, M., Antonini, S. & Gelain, F., 2011, In : PLoS One. 6, 5, e19782.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transplantation of nanostructured composite scaffolds results in the regeneration of chronically injured spinal cords

Gelain, F., Panseri, S., Antonini, S., Cunha, C., Donega, M., Lowery, J., Taraballi, F., Cerri, G., Montagna, M., Baldissera, F. & Vescovi, A., Jan 25 2011, In : ACS Nano. 5, 1, p. 227-236 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2010

Glycine-spacers influence functional motifs exposure and self-assembling propensity of functionalized substrates tailored for neural stem cell cultures

Taraballi, F., Natalello, A., Campione, M., Villa, O., Doglia, S. M., Paleari, A. & Gelain, F., Feb 8 2010, In : Frontiers in Neuroengineering. 3, FEB, 1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Slow and sustained release of active cytokines from self-assembling peptide scaffolds

Gelain, F., Unsworth, L. D. & Zhang, S., Aug 2010, In : Journal of Controlled Release. 145, 3, p. 231-239 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2009

Carbon nanotubes might improve neuronal performance by favouring electrical shortcuts

Cellot, G., Cilia, E., Cipollone, S., Rancic, V., Sucapane, A., Giordani, S., Gambazzi, L., Markram, H., Grandolfo, M., Scaini, D., Gelain, F., Casalis, L., Prato, M., Giugliano, M. & Ballerini, L., Feb 2009, In : Nature Nanotechnology. 4, 2, p. 126-133 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Effect of functionalization on the self-assembling propensity of β-sheet forming peptides

Taraballi, F., Campione, M., Sassella, A., Vescovi, A., Paleari, A., Hwang, W. & Gelain, F., 2009, In : Soft Matter. 5, 3, p. 660-668 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008

Beta sheet forming peptides functionalization with biologically active motifs may alter their self-assembling propensity

Taraballi, F., Campione, M., Sassella, A., Vescovi, A. L., Hwang, W., Paleari, A. & Gelain, F., 2008, Technical Proceedings of the 2008 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Trade Show, NSTI-Nanotech, Nanotechnology 2008. Vol. 2. p. 226-229 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electrospun micro- and nanofiber tubes for functional nervous regeneration in sciatic nerve transections

Panseri, S., Cunha, C., Lowery, J., Del Carro, U., Taraballi, F., Amadio, S., Vescovi, A. & Gelain, F., Apr 11 2008, In : BMC Biotechnology. 8, 39.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Novel opportunities and challenges offered by nanobiomaterials in tissue engineering

Gelain, F., 2008, In : International Journal of Nanomedicine. 3, 4, p. 415-424 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

αIIbG236E causes Glanzmann thrombasthenia by impairing association with β3

Afrasiabi, A., Gelain, F., Artoni, A. & Mannucci, P. M., Aug 2008, In : Platelets. 19, 5, p. 322-327 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2007

Biological designer self-assembling peptide nanofiber scaffolds significantly enhance osteoblast proliferation, differentiation and 3-D migration

Horii, A., Wang, X., Gelain, F. & Zhang, S., Feb 7 2007, In : PLoS One. 2, 2, e190.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Designer self-assembling peptide scaffolds for 3-D tissue cell cultures and regenerative medicine

Gelain, F., Horii, A. & Zhang, S., May 10 2007, In : Macromolecular Bioscience. 7, 5, p. 544-551 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrospun microfiber tubes and self-assembling peptides stimulate neural regeneration in rat sciatic nerve transections

Gelain, F., Panseri, S., Modica, L., Taraballi, F., Lowery, J. L. & Vescovi, A. L., 2007, 2007 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Trade Show - NSTI Nanotech 2007, Technical Proceedings. Vol. 2. p. 756-759 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Learning in human neural networks on microelectrode arrays

Pizzi, R., Cino, G., Gelain, F., Rossetti, D. & Vescovi, A., Mar 2007, In : BioSystems. 88, 1-2, p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Systematic studies of a self-assembling peptide nanofiber scaffold with other scaffolds

Gelain, F., Lomander, A., Vescovi, A. L. & Zhang, S., Feb 2007, In : Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. 7, 2, p. 424-434 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006

Designer self-assembling peptide nanofiber scaffolds for adult mouse neural stem cell 3-dimensional cultures

Gelain, F., Bottai, D., Vescovi, A. & Zhang, S., Dec 27 2006, In : PLoS One. 1, 1, e119.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2005

Designer self-assembling peptide nanofiber scaffolds for 3D tissue cell cultures

Zhang, S., Gelain, F. & Zhao, X., Oct 2005, In : Seminars in Cancer Biology. 15, 5 SPEC. ISS., p. 413-420 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2004

Behavior of living human neural networks on microelectrode array support

Pizzi, R., Gelain, F., Fantasia, A., Rossetti, D. & Vescovi, A., 2004, 2004 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Trade Show - NSTI Nanotech 2004. Laudon, M. & Romanowicz, B. (eds.). Vol. 1. p. 232-235 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Non-local correlations between separated neural networks

Pizzi, R., Fantasia, A., Gelain, F., Rossetti, D. & Vescovi, A., 2004, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Donkor, E., Pirich, A. R. & Brandt, H. E. (eds.). Vol. 5436. p. 107-117 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2003

Neural Stem Cells in the Adult Nervous System

Bottai, D., Fiocco, R., Gelain, F., Defilippis, L., Galli, R., Gritti, A. & Vescovi, L. A., Dec 2003, In : Journal of Hematotherapy and Stem Cell Research. 12, 6, p. 655-670 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2001

Burst activity and heart rhythm modulation in the sympathetic outflow to the heart

Baselli, G., Falcomatà, C., Gelain, F., Cerutti, S., Massimini, M., Montano, N. & Porta, A., 2001, Annual Reports of the Research Reactor Institute, Kyoto University. Vol. 1. p. 582-584 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution