Affiliation: University of Cagliari
Salis A, Medda L, Cugia F, Monduzzi M. Effect of electrolytes on proteins physisorption on ordered mesoporous silica materials. Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces. 2016;137:77-90 pubmed publisher
..Further work is needed to quantify specific ion effects on the preservation of the biological activity, and on the release performance. ..
Piludu M, Medda L, Monduzzi M, Salis A. Gold Nanoparticles: A Powerful Tool to Visualize Proteins on Ordered Mesoporous Silica and for the Realization of Theranostic Nanobioconjugates. Int J Mol Sci. 2018;19: pubmed publisher
..It may be pointed out that we are at the very beginning of a new age of the nanomaterial science: the “mesoporous golden age”. ..
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
Nairi V, Magnolia S, Piludu M, Nieddu M, Caria C, Sogos V, et al
. Mesoporous silica nanoparticles functionalized with hyaluronic acid. Effect of the biopolymer chain length on cell internalization. Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces. 2018;168:50-59 pubmed publisher
..For MSN-NH2 the uptake is mainly driven by the attractive electrostatic interaction with membrane phospholipids, while MSN-HA internalization involves CD44 receptors overexpressed in HeLa cells. ..
Lampis S, Carboni M, Steri D, Murgia S, Monduzzi M. Lipid based liquid-crystalline stabilized formulations for the sustained release of bioactive hydrophilic molecules. Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces. 2018;168:35-42 pubmed publisher
Nairi V, Medda L, Monduzzi M, Salis A. Adsorption and release of ampicillin antibiotic from ordered mesoporous silica. J Colloid Interface Sci. 2017;497:217-225 pubmed publisher
..SBA-15-NH2 matrix is hence a suitable candidate for local sustained release of antibiotic drugs. ..
Mele S, Soderman O, Ljusberg Wahren H, Thuresson K, Monduzzi M, Nylander T. Phase behavior in the biologically important oleic acid/sodium oleate/water system. Chem Phys Lipids. 2018;211:30-36 pubmed publisher