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


Here you can find the updated list of all the publications of CSGI members and affilated staff. Please note that the only publications listed here are those published after the affilation of each member. If you are interested in the whole bibliography of CSGI members, including articles and books published before affilation to CSGI, please refer to academic research databases, such as Scopus, Web Of Science, Google Scholar, ect.

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Potential of BPA functionalized poly(vinylalcohol)-shelled perfluorobutane nanodroplets towards enhanced boron neutron capture therapy and in-situ dosimetry

- Yosra Toumia - Lunetta E. - Carr M. - Borgia S. - Tortorella E. - Domenici F. - d'Agostino E. - Telling M.T.F. - di Fulvio A. - Gaio Paradossi
Applied Materials Today


PVA-Microbubbles as a Radioembolization Platform: Formulation and the In Vitro Proof of Concept

- Da Ros V. - Letizia Oddo - Yosra Toumia - Guida E. - Minosse S. - Strigari L. - Strolin S. - Paolani G. - Di Giuliano F. - Floris R. - Garaci F. - Dolci S. - Gaio Paradossi - Domenici F.


Ultrasound-assisted carbon ion dosimetry and range measurement using injectable polymer-shelled phase-change nanodroplets: in vitro study

- Yosra Toumia - Pullia M. - Domenici F. - Facoetti A. - Ferrarini M. - Heymans S.V. - Carlier B. - Van Den Abeele K. - Sterpin E. - D’hooge J. - D’Agostino E. - Gaio Paradossi
Scientific Reports

Improved hybrid-shelled perfluorocarbon microdroplets as ultrasound- and laser-activated phase-change platform

- Palmieri D. - Brasili F. - Capocefalo A. - Bizien T. - Angelini I. - Letizia Oddo - Yosra Toumia - Gaio Paradossi - Domenici F.
Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects

Spatiotemporal Distribution of Nanodroplet Vaporization in a Proton Beam Using Real-Time Ultrasound Imaging for Range Verification

- Collado-Lara G. - Heymans S.V. - Rovituso M. - Carlier B. - Yosra Toumia - Verweij M. - Gaio Paradossi - Sterpin E. - Vos H.J. - D'hooge J. - de Jong N. - Van Den Abeele K. - Daeichin V.
Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology


Ultrasound-assisted investigation of photon triggered vaporization of poly(vinylalcohol) phase-change nanodroplets: A preliminary concept study with dosimetry perspective

- Yosra Toumia - Miceli R. - Domenici F. - Heymans S.V. - Carlier B. - Cociorb M. - Letizia Oddo - Rossi P. - D'Angellilo R.M. - Sterpin E. - D'Agostino E. - Van Den Abeele K. - D'hooge J. - Gaio Paradossi
Physica Medica

Modulating ultrasound contrast generation from injectable nanodroplets for proton range verification by varying the degree of superheat

- Heymans S.V. - Carlier B. - Yosra Toumia - Nooijens S. - Ingram M. - Giammanco A. - d’Agostino E. - Crijns W. - Bertrand A. - Gaio Paradossi - Himmelreich U. - D’hooge J. - Sterpin E. - Van Den Abeele K.
Medical Physics


Proton range verification with ultrasound imaging using injectable radiation sensitive nanodroplets: A feasibility study

- Carlier B. - Heymans S.V. - Nooijens S. - Yosra Toumia - Ingram M. - Gaio Paradossi - D'Agostino E. - Himmelreich U. - D'Hooge J. - Van Den Abeele K. - Sterpin E.
Physics in Medicine and Biology

In vitro analysis of the trajectories of adhesive microbubbles approaching endothelial cells

- Cerroni B. - Riva F.R. - Letizia Oddo - Domenici F. - Tortorella E. - Yosra Toumia - Brasili F. - Gaio Paradossi
Journal of Colloid and Interface Science


Phase Change Ultrasound Contrast Agents with a Photopolymerized Diacetylene Shell

- Yosra Toumia - Cerroni B. - Domenici F. - Heiko Lange - Bianchi L. - Cociorb M. - Brasili F. - Ester Chiessi - D'Agostino E. - Van Den Abeele K. - Heymans S.V. - D'Hooge J. - Gaio Paradossi



Biosynthesis and characterization of a novel Fmoc-tetrapeptide-based hydrogel for biotechnological applications

- Chronopoulou L. - Yosra Toumia - Cerroni B. - Gentili A. - Gaio Paradossi - Palocci C.
Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects


Graphene Meets Microbubbles: A Superior Contrast Agent for Photoacoustic Imaging

- Yosra Toumia - Domenici F. - Orlanducci S. - Mura F. - Grishenkov D. - Trochet P. - Lacerenza S. - Bordi F. - Gaio Paradossi
ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces