Consorzio Interuniversitario per lo sviluppo dei Sistemi a Grande Interfase
Center for Colloid and Surface Science

Personal information

Position: Permanent Staff


Phone: +390303717555

Location: Brescia

Fields of Interest and Expertise

Biological surface- and nano science.

Nanomaterial interfaces in biology.

Natural soft nanoparticles (e.g. extracellular vesicles).

Nanomechanical and optical biosensors



Chemistry (BSc in Biotechnology).

Nanotechnology (part of the course of Protein Engineering and Nanotechnology, MSc in Medical Biotechnology).

Bionanotechnology (MSc in Science and Technology for Population Health and Wealth and MSc in Mechanical Engineering, CV in Biomechanics).

Member of the board of the Ph.D. course in Technology for Health.


Curriculum Vitae

1999: MSc, Physics at University of Torino (110/110).

2002-2003: Postdoctoral Associate INFM (Nat. Inst. of Physics of Matter)

2003: PhD, Materials Engineering at University of Brescia. .

2003-2004: Postdoctoral Associate University of Brescia 2010 and 2012: Visiting Professor MIT (Massachusetts Inst. of Tech.).

2013-2015: Key Scientist RCPE (Res. Cent. Pharm. Eng., Graz) 2005-2015:Assistant Professor of Chemistry University of Brescia.

2015- present: Associate Professor of Chemistry University of Brescia.



2000: Young scientist award (in research equipment) by Catholic University of the Sacred Heart of Brescia.

2001: Young scientist award (in research equipment) by Brescia University.

2002: European Materials Research Society (E-MRS) young scientist award for research in micro- and nanocomposites.

2005: "Angelo Sandro Vezzoli" award (by Informatica Delta, Sethlans Spa.). Best Ph.D. thesis in nanoscience.



BMP6 binding to heparin and heparan sulfate is mediated by N-terminal and C-terminal clustered basic residues

- Denardo A. - Elli S. - Federici S. - Asperti M. - Gryzik M. - Ruzzenenti P. - Carmona F. - Paolo Bergese - Naggi A. - Arosio P. - Poli M.
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - General Subjects

Biogenic, hybrid and synthetic vesicles

- Paolo Bergese - Hamad-Schifferli K. - Costanza Montis
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - General Subjects

Nanoanalytical analysis of bisphosphonate-driven alterations of microcalcifications using a 3D hydrogel system and in vivo mouse model

- Ruiz J.L. - Hutcheson J.D. - Cardoso L. - Nik A.B. - de Abreu A.C. - Pham T. - Buffolo F. - Busatto S. - Federici S. - Ridolfi A. - Aikawa M. - Bertazzo S. - Paolo Bergese - Weinbaum S. - Aikawa E.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

Extracellular vesicles from rat-bone-marrow mesenchymal stromal/stem cells improve tendon repair in rat Achilles tendon injury model in dose-dependent manner: A pilot study

- Gissi C. - Annalisa Radeghieri - Lamorgese Passeri C.A. - Gallorini M. - Calciano L. - Oliva F. - Veronesi F. - Andrea Zendrini - Cataldi A. - Paolo Bergese - Maffulli N. - Berardi A.C.

Augmented COlorimetric NANoplasmonic (CONAN) Method for Grading Purity and Determine Concentration of EV Microliter Volume Solutions

- Andrea Zendrini - Lucia Paolini - Busatto S. - Annalisa Radeghieri - Miriam Romano - Wauben M.H.M. - van Herwijnen M.J.C. - Nejsum P. - Borup A. - Ridolfi A. - Costanza Montis - Paolo Bergese
Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology

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