Battisti A, Minei P, Pucci A, Bizzarri R. Hue-based quantification of mechanochromism towards a cost-effective detection of mechanical strain in polymer systems. Chem Commun (Camb). 2016;53:248-251 pubmed
Murgia S, Falchi A, Meli V, SchillÃ©n K, Lippolis V, Monduzzi M, et al
. Cubosome formulations stabilized by a dansyl-conjugated block copolymer for possible nanomedicine applications. Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces. 2015;129:87-94 pubmed publisher
Ferri G, Nucara L, Biver T, Battisti A, Signore G, Bizzarri R. Organization of inner cellular components as reported by a viscosity-sensitive fluorescent Bodipy probe suitable for phasor approach to FLIM. Biophys Chem. 2016;208:17-25 pubmed publisher
..This hypothesis nicely agrees with literature data. ..
Checcucci G, Storti B, Ghetti F, Signore G, Bizzarri R. Fluorescence lifetime microscopy reveals the biologically-related photophysical heterogeneity of oxyblepharismin in light-adapted (blue) Blepharisma japonicum cells. Photochem Photobiol Sci. 2017;16:1502-1511 pubmed publisher
..e., the organelles involved in photomovement, display lifetime asymmetry between the anterior and posterior part of the cell. From these data, some hypotheses on the phototransduction mechanism are proposed. ..
Storti B, Checcucci G, Ghetti F, Nifosì R, Bizzarri R. Main photophysical properties of oxyblepharismin. Biophys Chem. 2017;229:5-10 pubmed publisher
..The thorough photophysical characterization of OxyBP is meant to provide the starting point for the elucidation of the photo-transduction pathway in vivo. ..
Ferri G, Storti B, Bizzarri R. Nucleocytoplasmic transport in cells with progerin-induced defective nuclear lamina. Biophys Chem. 2017;229:77-83 pubmed publisher
..Our findings clearly demonstrate that dysmorphic NL is decoupled from the dynamic characteristics of passive and active transport towards and from the nucleus, as well as from the binding affinity of transport protein mediators. ..