Andre G Skirtach
Affiliation: Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces
- Laser-induced release of encapsulated materials inside living cellsAndre G Skirtach
Institut für Grenzflächen, Max Planck Institut fur Kolloid und Grenzflachenforschung, Am Muhlenberg 1, 14424 Golm Potsdam, Germany
Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 45:4612-7. 2006
- The role of metal nanoparticles in remote release of encapsulated materialsAndre G Skirtach
Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Golm Potsdam, D 14424, Germany
Nano Lett 5:1371-7. 2005..The treatment presented in this work is of general nature, and it is applicable to any system where nanoparticles are used as absorbing centers. Potential biomedical applications are highlighted...
- Nanoengineered polymer capsules: tools for detection, controlled delivery, and site-specific manipulationGleb B Sukhorukov
Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interface, 14424 Potsdam Golm, Germany, Fax
Small 1:194-200. 2005..The unique advantage of capsules in comparison to other systems is that they can be functionalized or loaded simultaneously with the above-mentioned components, thus permitting multifunctional processes in single cells...
- Anisotropic multicompartment micro- and nano-capsules produced via embedding into biocompatible PLL/HA filmsMihaela Delcea
Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, 14424 Potsdam, Germany
Chem Commun (Camb) 47:2098-100. 2011..This research is also attractive for developing substrates for cell cultures...
- Red blood cells and polyelectrolyte multilayer capsules: natural carriers versus polymer-based drug delivery vehiclesTatiana A Kolesnikova
Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Department of Interfaces, Golm Potsdam, D14476, Germany
Expert Opin Drug Deliv 10:47-58. 2013..Each class of these carriers has its own set of properties, specificity and advantages. Thorough comparative studies of such systems are reported here for the first time...
- Stimuli-responsive LbL capsules and nanoshells for drug deliveryMihaela Delcea
Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Research Campus Golm, Potsdam Golm, Germany
Adv Drug Deliv Rev 63:730-47. 2011..This review describes mechanisms and basic principles of stimuli effects, describes progress in the area, and gives an outlook on emerging trends such as theranostics and nanomedicine...
- Multicompartmental micro- and nanocapsules: hierarchy and applications in biosciencesMihaela Delcea
Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Research Park Golm, Potsdam 14424, Germany
Macromol Biosci 10:465-74. 2010..Applications of multicompartmentalized microcapsules for simultaneous multiple drug delivery in bio-medicine are discussed...
- Bio-interfaces--interaction of PLL/HA thick films with nanoparticles and microcapsulesAndre G Skirtach
Department of Interfaces, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Am Muehlenberg 1, Research Campus Golm, Potsdam D 14424, Germany
Chemphyschem 11:822-9. 2010..Multifunctional, biocompatible, thick gel films with remote activation and release capabilities are targeted for cell cultures in biology and tissue engineering in medicine...
- Toward self-assembly of nanoparticles on polymeric microshells: near-IR release and permeabilityMatthieu F Bédard
Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Research Park Golm, Golm Potsdam, D 14424 Germany
ACS Nano 2:1807-16. 2008..Important implications of this approach are expected in development of drug delivery systems as well as in temperature- and light-sensitive materials and membranes...
- Laser-induced cell detachment, patterning, and regrowth on gold nanoparticle functionalized surfacesTatiana A Kolesnikova
Department of Interfaces, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Am Mühlenberg 1 OT Golm, D14476 Potsdam, Germany
ACS Nano 6:9585-95. 2012..Research presented in this work is targeted at designing biointerfaces for cell cultures...
- Nanoplasmonics for dual-molecule release through nanopores in the membrane of red blood cellsMihaela Delcea
Department of Interfaces, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Research Campus Golm, Golm 14424, Germany
ACS Nano 6:4169-80. 2012....
- Reversibly permeable nanomembranes of polymeric microcapsulesAndre G Skirtach
Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Am Muhlenberg 1, 14424 Potsdam, Germany
J Am Chem Soc 130:11572-3. 2008..Nanomembranes reseal to their impermeable state when the laser is switched off. This presents a novel and simple way of reversible permeability control of interest to intracellular signaling and membranes...
- Near-IR remote release from assemblies of liposomes and nanoparticlesDmitry V Volodkin
Department of Interfaces, Max Planck Institute for Colloids and Interfaces, Am Muhlenberg 1, 14424 Golm Potsdam, Germany
Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 48:1807-9. 2009..This opens up a new method to manipulate liposome-based drug-delivery systems in a biocompatible way by using the near-IR spectral range...
- Assembly of fullerene-carbon nanotubes: temperature indicator for photothermal conversionYanfei Shen
Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, 14424 Potsdam, Germany
J Am Chem Soc 132:8566-8. 2010..Under such conditions, the local heating of this assembly in air reaches temperatures in excess of 220 degrees C, which would prove very useful for wide applications utilizing the photothermal properties of carbon nanotubes...
- Remote activation of capsules containing Ag nanoparticles and IR dye by laser lightAndre G Skirtach
Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam Golm, Germany
Langmuir 20:6988-92. 2004..The experiments were conducted with a low-power near-infrared continuous-wave laser diode...
- From Beetles in Nature to the Laboratory: Actuating Underwater Locomotion on Hydrophobic SurfacesBat El Pinchasik
Department of Biomaterials, Department of Theory and Bio Systems, and Emeritus Group of Interfaces, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Golm Potsdam, D14476 Germany
Langmuir 31:13734-42. 2015..Finally, bubble use in nature for underwater locomotion and the actuated bubble locomotion presented in this study are compared. ..
- Multifunctionalized polymer microcapsules: novel tools for biological and pharmacological applicationsGleb B Sukhorukov
Department of Materials, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road, London, E1 4NS, UK
Small 3:944-55. 2007..The unique advantage of multifunctional microcapsules in comparison to other systems is that they can be simultaneously loaded/functionalized with the above components, allowing for the combination of their properties in a single object...
- Ultrasound-triggered release from multilayered capsulesBruno G De Geest
Laboratory of General Biochemistry and Physical Pharmacy, Department of Pharmaceutics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
Small 3:804-8. 2007
- Combined atomic force microscopy and optical microscopy measurements as a method to investigate particle uptake by cellsAlmudena Munoz Javier
Physics Department and Center for NanoScience, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, 80799 Munich, Germany
Small 2:394-400. 2006..As is to be expected, we find a correlation between both processes, which is in agreement with adsorption-dependent uptake of the polymer microcapsules by cells...