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53. F. Raguseo, D. Tanase, L. Malouf, R. Rubio-Sanchez, Y. Elani, L. Di Michele*, M. Di Antonio*, The C9Orf72 hexanucleotide repeat expansion transcript forms insoluble aggregates facilitated by multimolecular G-quadruplex structuresbioRxiv, [PDF] [LINK]
52. M. Walczak, L. Mancini, J. Xu, F. Raguseo, J. Kotar, P. Cicuta, L. Di Michele, A synthetic signalling network imitating the action of immune cells in response to bacterial metabolism, Adv. Mater., (2023) [PDF] [LINK]
51. R. Rubio-Sánchez, B.M. Mognetti, P. Cicuta, L. Di Michele, DNA-origami line-actants control domain organisation and fission in synthetic membranes, J. Am. Chem. Soc., (2023) [PDF] [LINK]
50. M. Walczak, R.A. Brady, A. Leathers, J. Kotar, L. Di Michele, Influence of hydrophobic moieties on the crystallization of amphiphilic DNA nanostructures, J. Chem. Phys., 084501 (2023). 2023 JCP Emerging Investigators Collection[PDF] [LINK]
49. D. Morzy, C. Tekin, V. Caroprese, R. Rubio-Sánchez, L. Di Michele, M. Bastings, Interplay of mechanical and structural properties of DNA nanostructures determines their electrostatic interactions with lipid membranes, Nanoscale, 15, 2849-2859 (2023) [PDF] [LINK]


48. M. Fletcher, J. Zhu, R. Rubio-Sánchez, S.E. Sandler, K. Al Nahas, L. Di Michele, U.F. Keyser, R. Tivony, DNA-Based Optical Quantification of Ion Transport across Giant Vesicles, ACS Nano, 16(10), 17128-17138 (2022) [PDF] [LINK]
47. A. Leathers, M. Walczak, R.A. Brady, A. Al Samad, J. Kotar, M.J. Booth, P. Cicuta,  L. Di Michele, Reaction–Diffusion Patterning of DNA-Based Artificial Cells, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 144(38), 17468–17476 (2022) [PDF] [LINK]
46. S. Takamori, P. Cicuta*, S. Takuchi*,  L. Di Michele*, DNA-assisted selective electrofusion (DASE) of Escherichia coli and giant lipid vesicles, Nanoscale, 14, 14255 - 14267 (2022) [PDF] [LINK]
45. M. Perez-Paez, I.A. Russell, P. Cicuta,  L. Di Michele, Modulating membrane fusion through the design of fusogenic DNA circuits and bilayer composition, Soft Matter, 18, 7035-7044 (2022). Soft Matter Emerging Investigator Series[PDF] [LINK]
44. W.T. Kaufhold*, W. Pfeifer, C.E. Castro,  L. Di Michele, Probing the mechanical properties of DNA nanostructures with metadynamics, ACS Nano, 16(6), 8784–8797 (2022) [PDF] [LINK]
43. G. Fabrini, A. Minard, R.A. Brady, M. Di Antonio*, L. Di Michele*, Cation-Responsive and Photocleavable Hydrogels from Noncanonical Amphiphilic DNA Nanostructures, Nano Lett., 22(2), 602–611 (2022)  [PDF] [LINK]


42. R. Rubio-Sánchez, G. Fabrini, P. Cicuta and L. Di Michele, Amphiphilic DNA Nanostructures for Bottom-Up Synthetic Biology, ChemComm,  57, 12725-12740 (2021) [PDF] [LINK]
41. R. Rubio-Sánchez, D. O’Flaherty, A. Wang, F. Coscia, L. Di Michele, P. Cicuta, C. Bonfio, Thermal oscillations enable reshuffling of genetic material in a primitive cell cycleJ. Am. Chem. Soc. , 143(40), 16589–16598 (2021) [PDF] [LINK]
40. M. Walczak, R. Brady, L. Mancini, C. Contini, R. Rubio-Sànchez, W. Kaufhold, P. Cicuta and L. Di Michele, Responsive Core-shell DNA particles trigger lipid-membrane disruption and bacteria entrapment, Nature Comm., 12:4743 (2021) [PDF] [LINK]
39. D. Sobota+, R. Rubio-Sànchez+, H. Joshi+, A. Aksimentiev*, L. Di Michele*, and U. Keyser*, Cations Regulate membrane attachment and functionality of DNA nanostructures, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 143, 7358-7367, (2021) [PDF] [LINK]
38. R. Rubio-Sànchez, S. Eizagirre-Barke, M. Walczak, P. Cicuta and L. Di Michele, Programming the Partitioning of Amphiphilic DNA Nanostructures in Lipid Domains, Nano Lett.21, 2800–2808, (2021) [PDF] [LINK]
37. A.H. Clowsley, W.T. Kaufhold, T. Lutz A. Meletiou, L. Di Michele and C. Soeller, Repeat DNA-PAINT suppresses background and non-specific signals in optical nanoscopy, Nature Comm.,
 12:501, (2021) [PDF] [LINK]


36. R. Lanfranco, P.K. Jana, G. Bruylants, P. Cicuta, B.M. Mognetti and L. Di MicheleAdaptable DNA interactions regulate surface triggered self assembly Nanoscale, 12, 18616-18620, (2020)  [PDF] [LINK]
35. A.H. Clowsley*, W.T. Kaufhold*, T. Lutz A. Meletiou, L. Di Michele and C. Soeller, Detecting nanoscale distribution of protein pairs by proximity-dependent super-resolution microscopyJ. Am. Chem. Soc., 142, 12069-12078, (2020) [PDF] [LINK]


34. J. del Barrio*, Ji Liu, R. A. Brady, C. S. Y. Tan, S. Chiodini, M. Ricci, R. Fernández-Leiro, C.-J. Tsai, P. Vasileiadi, L. Di Michele, D. Lairez, C. Toprakcioglu, O. A. Scherman*, Emerging Two-Dimensional Crystallization of Cucurbit[8]uril Complexes: From Supramolecular Polymers to Nanofibers, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 141(36), 14021-14025, (2019) [PDF] [LINK]
33. B.M. Mognetti*, P. Cicuta*, and L. Di Michele*, Programmable interactions with biomimetic DNA linkers at fluid membranes and interfaces, Rep. Prog. Phys., 82, 116601, (2019) [PDF] [LINK]
32. W.T. Kaufhold, R.A. Brady, J.M. Tuffnell, P. Cicuta, and L. Di Michele, Membrane Scaffolds Enhance the Responsiveness and Stability of DNA-Based Sensing CircuitsBioconjugate Chem.,
30, 1850-1859, (2019) [PDF] [LINK]
31. R. Lanfranco*, P.K. Jana, L. Tunesi, P. Cicuta, B.M. Mognetti, L. Di Michele*, G. Bruylants*, Kinetics of Nanoparticle-Membrane Adhesion Mediated by Multivalent InteractionsLangmuir35(6),  2002-2012, (2019) [PDF] [LINK]
30. E.L. Talbot, J. Kotar, L. Di Michele, P. Cicuta, Directed tubule growth from giant unilamellar vesicles in a thermal gradient, Soft Matter, 15, 1676-1683, (2019) [PDF] [LINK]
29. R.A. Brady, W.T. Kaufhold, N.J. Brooks, V. Fodera,  L. Di Michele, Flexibility defines structure in crystals of amphiphilic DNA nanostars, J. Phys.: Cond. Matter, 31 074003, (2019). Special Issue on Emerging Leaders 2018 [PDF] [LINK] [DATASET]


28. R.A. Brady, N.J. Brooks, V. Fodera,  P. Cicuta*, L. Di Michele*, Amphiphilic-DNA Platform for the Design of Crystalline Frameworks with Programmable Structure and Functionality, J. Am. Chem. Soc.,  140(45),  15384–15392, (2018)  [PDF] [LINK] [DATASET]
27. L. Di Michele*, P.K. Jana, B.M. Mognetti*, Steric interactions between mobile ligands facilitate complete wrapping in passive endocytosis, Phys. Rev. E, 98, 03240, (2018) [PDF] [LINK]
26. T. Lutz, A.H. Clowsely, R. Lin, S. Pagliara, L. Di Michele and C. Soeller, Versatile multiplexed super-resolution imaging of nanostructures by Quencher-Exchange-PAINTNano Research, 12, 6141–6154, (2018) [PDF] [LINK]
25. I. Jayasinghe*, A.H. Clowsley*, R. Lin, T. Lutz, C. Harrison, E. Green, D. Baddeley, L. Di Michele and C. Soeller, True molecular scale visualization of variable clustering properties of ryanodine receptorsCell Reports, 22(2), 557-567, (2018) [PDF] [LINK]


24. B.C. Borro, L. Parolini, P. Cicuta, V. Fodera* and L. Di Michele*, Interaction with prefibrillar species and amyloid-like fibrils changes the stiffness of lipid bilayersPhys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 19, 27930-27934, (2017), PCCP HOT Article [PDF] [LINK]
23. S.A. Rautu, D. Orsi, L. Di Michele, G. Rowlands, P. Cicuta, and M.S. Turner, The role of optical projection in the analysis of membrane fluctuationsSoft Matter, 13, 3480-3483, (2017) [PDF] [LINK] [DATASET] 
22. R.A. Brady, N.J. Brooks, P. Cicuta, and L. Di Michele, Crystallization of amphiphilic DNA C-Stars, Nano Lett., 17(5), 3276–3281, (2017) [PDF] [LINK] [DATASET]
21. E.L. Talbot, L. Parolini, J. Kotar, L. Di Michele, and P. Cicuta, Thermophoretic migration of vesicles depends on mean temperature and head group chemistryNature Comm., 8:15351 (2017) [PDF] [LINK] [DATASET]
20. E.L. Talbot, L. Parolini, J. Kotar, L. Di Michele, and P. Cicuta, Thermal driven domain and cargo transport in lipid membranesProc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 114(5) 846-851 (2017) [PDF] [LINK] [DATASET]
19. O.A. Amjad, B.M. Mognetti, P. Cicuta*, and L. Di Michele*, Membrane adhesion through bridging by multimeric ligandsLangmuir, 33(5), 1139-1146 (2017) [PDF] [LINK][DATASET]


18. S.J. Bachmann, J. Kotar, A. Saric, P. Cicuta, L. Di Michele* and B.M. Mognetti*, Melting transition in lipid vesicles functionalised by mobile DNA linkersSoft Matter, 12(37), 7804-7817 (2016) [PDF] [LINK] [DATASET]
17. L. Di Michele, S.J. Bachmann, L. Parolini, and B. M. Mognetti, Communication: Free energy of ligand-receptor systems forming multimeric complexesJ. Chem. Phys., 144(16), 161104, (2016) [PDF] [LINK]
16. L. Parolini, J. Kotar, L. Di Michele*, and B. M. Mognetti*, Controlling self-assembly kinetics of DNA-functionalized liposomes using toehold exchange mechanismACS Nano, 10(2), 2392-2398, (2016) [PDF] [LINK] [DATASET]


15. S. F. Shimobayashi, B. M. Mognetti, L. Parolini, D. Orsi, P. Cicuta, and L. Di Michele, Direct measurement of DNA-mediated adhesion between lipid bilayersPhys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 15(9), 3115-3129, (2015)  [PDF] [LINK]
14. A. Zaccone, I. Terentjev, L. Di Michele, E. M. Terentjev, Fragmentation and depolymerization of non-covalently bonded filamentsJ. Chem. Phys., 142, 114905, (2015) [PDF] [LINK]
13. L. Parolini, B. M. Mognetti, J. Kotar, E. Eiser, P. Cicuta, and L. Di Michele, Volume and porosity thermal regulation in lipid mesophases by coupling mobile ligands to soft membranesNature Comm., 6:5948 (2015) [PDF] [LINK]


12. L. Di Michele*, B. M. Mognetti*, T. Yanagishima, P. Varilly, Z. Ruff, D. Frenkel, and E. Eiser, Effect of inert tails on the thermodynamics of DNA hybridizationJ. Am. Chem. Soc., 136(18), 6538-6541, (2014) [PDF] [LINK]
11. L. Di Michele*, D. Fiocco*, F. Varrato*, S. Sastry, E. Eiser, and G. Foffi, Aggregation dynamics, structure, and mechanical properties of bigelsSoft Matter, 10, 3633-3648, (2014) [PDF] [LINK]
10. L. Di Michele, E. Eiser and V. Foderà, Minimal Model for Self-Catalysis in the Formation of Amyloid-Like Elongated FibrilsJ. Phys. Chem. Lett., 4 3158-3164, (2013) [PDF] [LINK]


9. L. Di Michele, F. Varrato, J. Kotar, S. H. Nathan, G. Foffi and E. Eiser, Multistep kinetic self-Assembly of DNA-coated colloidsNature Comm., 4:2007, (2013) [PDF] [LINK]
8. L. Di Michele and E. Eiser, Developments in Understanding and controlling self assembly of DNA-functionalized colloidsPhys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 15, 3115-3129, (2013) [PDF] [LINK]


7. F. Varrato, L. Di Michele, M. Belushkin, N. Dorsaz, S. H. Nathan, E. Eiser and G. Foffi, Arrested demixing opens route to bigelsProc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 109(47), 19155-19160, (2012) [PDF] [LINK]
6. L. Di Michele, A. Zaccone and E. Eiser, Analytical theory of polymer-network-mediated interactions between colloidal particlesProc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 109(26), 10187-10192, (2012) [PDF] [LINK]
5. T. Yanagishima, L. Di Michele, J. Kotar and E. Eiser, Diffusive behavior of PLL-PEG coated colloids on λ-DNA brushes - Tuning hydrophobicitySoft Matter, 8(25), 2792-2798, (2012) [PDF] [LINK]


4. L. Di Michele, T. Yanagishima, A. R. Brewer, J. Kotar,  E. Eiser and S. Fraden, Interactions between colloids induced by a soft cross-linked polymer substratePhys. Rev. Lett., 107(13), 136101 (2011) [PDF] [LINK]
3. L. Di Michele, C. Shelly, P. De Marco, P. See, D. Cox and O. Kazakova, Detection and susceptibility measurement of a single dynal beadJ. Appl. Phys., 110(6), 063916 (2011) [PDF] [LINK]


2. L. Di Michele, C. Shelly, J. Gallop and O. Kazakova, Single Particle Detection: Phase control in submicron Hall sensorsJ. Appl. Phys., 108(10), 103918 (2010) [PDF] [LINK]
1. A. Filipponi, L. Di Michele and C. Ferrante, Viscoelastic behavior of a mass-rubber band oscillator, Am. J. Phys., 78(4), 437-444 (2010) [PDF] [LINK]
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