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

Personal information

Position: Associated Staff



Location: Milano

Fields of Interest and Expertise

Surface functionalization for biosensing. Extracellular vesicles isolation and characterization. Development of biomolecular methods for diagnosis and health monitoring, with a strong focus to system integration and technology development



Curriculum Vitae

Marina is a Senior Researcher of the National Research Council of Italy (CNR) at the Institute of Chemical Science and Technologies “Giulio Natta” (SCITEC-CNR) in Milano, where she leads the projects on protein and peptide assays for diagnostics and biomarker discovery. She is currently coordinating the H2020 FET PROACTIVE project MARVEL (Evolving reversible iMmunocapture by membrane sensing peptides: towARds scalable extracellular VEsicLes isolation). She has been PI in 4 National projects and staff scientist in 5 European projects. She is author of more than 80 peer reviewed papers, 5 invited reviews, 8 chapters in books (h-index 28 in Scopus) and Editor of the books Peptide Microarrays 1st , 2nd , 3rd editions, Methods in Molecular Biology Series. She served several time as Expert Evaluator and Project Monitor for the European Commission in the frame of the H2020 programme National Scientific Qualification as Full Professor in Clinical Biochemistry. Member of the board of directors of EVIta (Italian Society for Extracellular Vesicles)





Changes in glial cell activation and extracellular vesicles production precede the onset of disease symptoms in transgenic hSOD1G93A pigs

- Golia M.T. - Frigerio R. - Pucci S. - Sironi F. - Margotta C. - Pasetto L. - Testori C. - Berrone E. - Ingravalle F. - Chiari M. - Gori A. - Duchi R. - Perota A. - Bergamaschi L. - D'Angelo A. - Cagnotti G. - Galli C. - Corona C. - Bonetto V. - Bendotti C. - Marina Cretich - Colombo S.F. - Verderio C.
Experimental Neurology

A multifarious platform for Extracellular Vesicles analysis

- Gagni P. - Frigerio R. - Marina Cretich - Gori A.
Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering

Proof of concept of using a membrane-sensing peptide for sEVs affinity-based isolation

- Benayas B. - Morales J. - Gori A. - Strada A. - Gagni P. - Frigerio R. - Egea C. - Armisén P. - Marina Cretich - Yáñez-Mó M.
Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology

Amniotic Mesenchymal-Derived Extracellular Vesicles and Their Role in the Prevention of Persistent Post-Breeding Induced Endometritis

- Lange-Consiglio A. - Gaspari G. - Funghi F. - Capra E. - Marina Cretich - Frigerio R. - Bosi G. - Cremonesi F.
International journal of molecular sciences

Membrane-Sensing Peptides for Extracellular Vesicle Analysis

- Strada A. - Frigerio R. - Bergamaschi G. - Gagni P. - Marina Cretich - Gori A.
Methods in Molecular Biology


- Marina Cretich - Gori A.
Methods in Molecular Biology

Hybrid Peptide-Agarose Hydrogels for 3D Immunoassays

- Angelo Musicò - Bergamaschi G. - Strada A. - Frigerio R. - Gagni P. - Marina Cretich - Gori A.
Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.)

Epitope Mapping on Microarrays Highlights a Sequence on the N Protein with Strong Immune Response in SARS-CoV-2 Patients

- Frigerio R. - Angelo Musicò - Strada A. - Mussida A. - Gagni P. - Bergamaschi G. - Chiari M. - Barzon L. - Gori A. - Marina Cretich
Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.)

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