G.G. Giobbe, F. Michielin, A. Zambon, S. Giulitti, C. Luni, N. Elvassore, A. Floreani
“Human pluripotent stem cell-derived hepatocyte-like cells integrated in microfluidic platform for drug screening applications”
65th Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
Boston, Massachusetts
November 7th – 11th 2014

O. Gagliano, A. Zambon, Y. Shan, J.S. Takahashi, N. Elvassore
“Investigation of circadian rhythms perturbation by metabolic stimulation in peripheral tissues through microfluidic technology”
BMES 2014
San Antonio, Texas, USA
October 22th – 25th 2014

N. Elvassore
“Shaping topological, mechanical, and soluble microenvironment for stem cell fate specification”
Signal Transduction by Engineered Extracellular Matrices Gordon Research Conference,
Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
July 6th – 11th 2014

C. Luni, S. Giulitti, E. Serena, A. Zambon, O. Gagliano, L. Ferrari, F. Michielin, N. Elvassore
“One-step high-throughput reprogramming and differentiation on a chip”
International Society for Stem Cell Research 12th Annual Meeting ISSCR,
Vancouver, Canada
June 18th – 21st 2014

G.G. Giobbe, F. Michielin, F. Tonon, S. Martewicz, S. Giulitti, C. Luni, A. Zambon, A. Floreani, N. Elvassore
“Integrated multi-stage tissue on a chip generation from human pluripotent stem cells”
International Society for Stem Cell Research 12th Annual Meeting ISSCR,
Vancouver, Canada
June 18th – 21st 2014

E. Serena, S. Zatti, M. Vetralla, S. Giulitti, L. Vitiello, N. Elvassore
“Engineering a 3D in vitro model of human skeletal muscle”
International Society for Stem Cell Research 12th Annual Meeting ISSCR,
Vancouver, Canada
June 18th – 21st 2014

E. Serena, F. Michielin, S. Martewicz, E. Mazzega, L. Prevedello, A. Beltrami, N. Elvassore
“The role of mechanotransduction in human pluripotent stem cell derived-cardiomyocytes”
Termis EU 2014 Meeting
Genova, Italy
June 10th-13th 2014

C. Luni, S. Giulitti, E. Serena, A. Zambon, O. Gagliano, F. Michielin, N. Elvassore
“One-step high-throughput reprogramming and differentiation on a chip”
2014 Keystone Symposia Conference. Stem Cells and Reprogramming.
Olympic Valley, California, USA
April 6th-11th, 2014

F. Michielin, G. G. Giobbe, S. Martewicz, S. Giulitti, C. Luni, S. Dupont, A. Floreani, N. Elvassore
“Integrated multi-stage tissue on a chip generation from human pluripotent stem cells”
4th International Conference on Stem Cell Engineering
San Diego, CA, USA
March 16th-19th, 2014

F. Lamberti, C. Luni, M. Favaro, L. Brigo, M. Cattelan, S. Agnoli, G. Granozzi, G. Brusatin, M. Giomo, N. Elvassore
“Microfluidic optoelectrochemical biorecognition through modified optically transparent
electrodes by a few layers of electrografted reduced graphene”
Nanotech Italy 2013
Venezia, Italy,
November 27th-29th 2013

A. Zambon, A. Zoso, O. Gagliano, C. Luni, N. Elvassore
“Dissection of organ cross-talk through human body on-a-chip”
SAB visit
Venetian Institute of Molecular Medicine, Padova, Italy.
November 22nd – 23rd 2013

C. Luni, S. Giulitti, E. Serena, A. Zambon, O. Gagliano, F. Michielin, N. Elvassore
“One-step high-throughput reprogramming and differentiation on a chip”
SAB visit
Venetian Institute of Molecular Medicine, Padova, Italy.
November 22nd – 23rd 2013

G.G. Giobbe, F. Michielin, F. Tonon, S. Martewicz, S. Giulitti, C. Luni, A. Zambon, A. Floreani, N. Elvassore
“Integrated multi-stage tissue on a chip generation from human pluripotent stem cells”
SAB visit
Venetian Institute of Molecular Medicine, Padova, Italy.
November 22nd – 23rd 2013

E. Serena, S. Martewicz, S. Zatti, F. Michielin, E. Grespan, L. Prevedello, N. Elvassore
“iPS-derived human cardiomyocytes as in vitro models for genetic diseases”
SAB visit
Venetian Institute of Molecular Medicine, Padova, Italy.
November 22nd – 23rd 2013

E. Serena, S. Zatti, A. Zoso, F. Michielin, L. Vitiello, N. Elvassore
“Muscle tissue micro engineering”
2013 Spring Padua Muscle Days. Skeletal muscle in denervation, aging and cancer
Padova and Terme Euganee, Padova (Italy)
March 15th – 17th 2013

G.G. Giobbe, F. Tonon, A. Zambon, F. Michielin, N. Elvassore, A. Floreani (2013)
“Oxygen gradient on a chip for optimizing the differentiation of human pluripotent stem cells into hepatic cells”
AASLD Annual Meeting
Washington DC (USA)
November 1st – 5th 2013

A. Zoso, A. Zambon, C. Luni, W.Frommer, N. Elvassore
“Determination of glucose metabolic fluxes in live myoblasts by microfluidic nanosensing and data analysis”
49th EASD Annual Meeting
Barcelona, Spain
September 23rd – 27th 2013

G. Della Giustina, F. Lamberti, D. Garoli, A. Zoso, F. Romanato, N. Elvassore, G. Brusatin
“HfO2 and ZrO2 based functional sol-gel resists for selective immobilization of biomolecules on patterned surfaces integrated in microfluidic devices”
MNE 2013
London (UK)
September 16th – 19th 2013

E. Grespan, S. Martewicz, P.Pavan, V. Le Houerou, O. Prucker, J. Rühe and N. Elvassore
“Simultaneous study of calcium dynamics and contraction force in single cardiomyocytes using polymeric micropatterned substrates”
ESB 2013
Madrid, Spain
September 8th – 12th 2013

E. Grespan, G.G. Giobbe, F, Badique, K. Anselme, J. Rühe and N. Elvassore,
“Nuclear plasticity in human pluripotent stem cells investigated by micropatterned polymeric substrates”
ESB 2013
Madrid, Spain
September 8th – 12th 2013

O. Gagliano, A. Zoso, A. Zambon, N. Elvassore
“Extrinsic clock-factors oscillatory dynamic on the circadian rhythm of peripheral tissues through microfluidic technology”
Chronobiology Gordon Conference
Newport (Rhode Island, USA)
July 14th-19th 2013

E. Grespan, G.G. Giobbe, F, Badique, K. Anselme, J. Rühe and N. Elvassore
“Nuclear self-deformability in human pluripotent stem cells under geometrical constrain”
IRTG summer school 2013
Mittelwhir, France
July 7th -12th 2013

F. Michielin, E. Serena, P. Pavan, N. Elvassore
“Cyclic mechanical microscale-stimulation affects cellular membrane integrity in a human muscle dystrophy in vitro model”
Alternative Muscle Club Meeting
San Diego, CA, USA
June 28th 2013

E. Serena, S. Zatti, A. Zoso, S.F. Tedesco, G. Cossu, N. Elvassore
“Mesoangioblasts contribution to dystrophin restoration in a human DMD in vitro model”
International Society for Stem Cell Research 11th Annual Meeting ISSCR,
Boston, USA
June 12th – 15th 2013

E. Grespan, G.G. Giobbe, F, Badique, K. Anselme, J. Rühe and N. Elvassore
“Evolution of human pluripotent stem cells nuclear plasticity induced by geometrical constrain”
International Society for Stem Cell Research 11th Annual Meeting ISSCR,
Boston, USA
June 12th – 15th 2013

F. Michielin, G.G. Giobbe, S. Martewicz, S. Giulitti, A. Floreani, N. Elvassore
“Integrated multi-stage tissue on a chip generation from human pluripotent stem cells”
International Society for Stem Cell Research 11th Annual Meeting ISSCR,
Boston, USA
June 12th – 15th 2013

S. Martewicz, E. Serena, S. Zatti, G. Keller, N. Elvassore
“Human cardiomyocytes derived from pluripotent stem cells require cell-substrate interaction for functional maturation”
EMBL Symposium Cardiac Biology:
From Development to Regenerative Medicine
Heidelberg, Germany
June 7th -10th 2013

E. Grespan, N. Elvassore, J. Rhüe
“Myoblast proliferation and alignment induced by surface-engineered polymeric substrates”
Discussion meeting on challenges and prospects of polymers at interface
Schluchsee, Germany
April 24th – 26th 2013

G.G. Giobbe, F. Michielin, N. Elvassore, A. Floreani (2013)
“Differentiation of human pluripotent stem cells into hepatic cells and development of a liver tissue on a chip”
EASL International Liver Congress 2013
Amsterdam (NL)
April 24th – 28th, 2013

G.G. Giobbe, F. Michielin, N. Elvassore, A. Floreani (2013)
“Differentiation of human pluripotent stem cells into hepatic cells and development of a liver tissue on a chip”
A.I.S.F. Annual Meeting 2013
Roma (Italy)
February 20th – 23rd, 2013

A. Zambon, A. Zoso, E. Magrofuoco, G.P. Fadini, S. Quake, N. Elvassore,
“Microfluidic chip for high-resolution glucose uptake measurements on patient-derived adipose tissue culture”
BMES 2012
Atlanta, Georgia (USA)
October 24th– 27th 2012

G. Totonelli, G.G. Giobbe, S. Eaton, A. Pierro, N. Elvassore, P. De Coppi,
“Production of A Three-Dimensional Polymeric Scaffold by Molding In A Natural Acellular Matrix From Rat Small Intestine”
2012 American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) National Conference and Exhibition,
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA,
October 20th -23rd 2012.

Alice Zoso, Alessandro Zambon, Onelia Gagliano, Karim Bouzakri, Nicola Elvassore
“Patient-specific insulin resistance investigation through in vitro
microfluidic glucose uptake assay”
11th Annual VIMM meeting
Marostica (VI), Italy
October 19th – 20th 2012

S. Zatti, E. Serena, S. Martewicz, E. Grespan, F. Michielin, G. Giobbe, Y. Kazuki, M. Oshimura, N. Elvassore
“Restoration of dystrophin expression on cardiomyocytes derived from Duchenne muscular dystrophy patients”
Annual VIMM meeting
Marostica (VI), Italy
October 19th – 20th 2012

A. Zambon, A. Zoso, E. Magrofuoco, S.R. Quake, N. Elvassore,
“Sviluppo di una piattaforma microfluidica automatizzata per la misura ad alta risoluzione del consumo di glucosio in tessuto adiposo e muscolare”
GRICU 2012,
Pescara, Italy,
September 16th – 19th 2012

O. Gagliano, A. Zoso, A. Zambon, E. Grasso, N. Elvassore,
“Automazione e integrazione di piattaforme microfluidiche”
GRICU 2012,
Pescara, Italy,
September 16th – 19th 2012

F. Michielin, S. Giulitti, G.G. Giobbe, N. Elvassore,
“Sviluppo di una piattaforma microfluidica automatizzata per la coltura e il differenziamento di cellule staminali umane”
GRICU 2012,
Pescara, Italy,
September 16th – 19th 2012

S. Giulitti, A. Zoso, A. Zambon, N. Elvassore,
“Foto-pattern in situ per l’adesione e la coltura selettiva di cellule in microfluidica”
GRICU 2012,
Pescara, Italy,
September 16th – 19th 2012

C. Luni, F. Michielin, L. Barzon, V. Calabrò, N. Elvassore,
“Modello stocastico e validazione sperimentale di un metodo efficiente di trasduzione virale in microfluidica a basse dosi”
GRICU 2012,
Pescara, Italy,
September 16th – 19th 2012

E. Grespan, S. Martewicz, P.G. Pavan, J. Rühe, N. Elvassore,
“Contraction force of single-cardiomyocyte evaluated through the use of microstructurated elastic substrates combined with the study of calcium dynamics”
GRICU 2012,
Pescara, Italy,
September 16th – 19th 2012

N. Elvassore,
“Cell-substrate interactions and electrical stimulation enhanced functional maturation of human pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes”
34th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society – EMBC 2012,
San Diego, California (USA),
August 28th – September 1st 2012

F. Michielin, E. Serena, S. Giulitti, P. Pavan, N. Elvassore,
“Cyclic Mechanical Stretch Affects Membrane Integrity During Myogenesis”
GNB 2012 – 3rd National Congress of Italian Group of Bioengineering,
Rome, Italy,
June 26th – 29th 2012

E.Grespan, S. Martewicz, P.G. Pavan, J. Rühe, N. Elvassore,
“Analysis of single cardiomyocyte contraction-forces through elastic microstructured substrates”
GNB 2012 – 3rd National Congress of Italian Group of Bioengineering,
Rome, Italy,
June 26th – 29th 2012

F. Lamberti, S. Giulitti, M. Giomo, N. Elvassore,
“Biosensing with electroconductive biomimetic soft material”
GEI-ERA 2012,
Santa Marina Salina (ME), Italy,
June 17th – 21st 2012

F. Lamberti, C. Luni, A. Zambon, P.G. Serra, M. Giomo, N. Elvassore,
“On-chip flow biosensing and sampling”
GEI-ERA 2012,
Santa Marina Salina (ME), Italy,
June 17th – 21st 2012

S. Zatti, E. Serena, S. Martewicz, G. Giobbe, Y. Kazuki, M. Oshimura, N. Elvassore,
“Complete genetic correction of cardiomyocytes from dystrophic patient-derived human induced pluripotent stem cells”
ISSCR – International Society of Stem Cell Research, 10th Annual Meeting,
Yokohama, Japan,
June 13th – 16th, 2012

S. Martewicz, E. Serena, S. Zatti, G. Keller, N. Elvassore,
“Substrate-driven maturation of human pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes”
Frontiers in Cardiac and Vascular Regeneration,
Trieste, Italy,
May 30th – June 2nd 2012

N. Elvassore,
“Mechanotransduction in mesenchymal stem cell differentiation”
4th Meeting of the Forum of Italian Researchers on Mesenchymal and Stromal Stem Cells (FIRST),
Pavia, Italy,
May 14th, 2012

S. Zatti, N. Elvassore,
“A human in vitro model of dystrophic skeletal muscle for testing different stem cells capability in restoring dystrophin expression”
4th Meeting of the Forum of Italian Researchers on Mesenchymal and Stromal Stem Cells (FIRST),
Pavia, Italy,
May 14th, 2012

E.Grespan, S. Martewicz, P.G. Pavan, N. Elvassore, J. Rühe,
“Elastic substrates as a tool to study cardiomyocytes physiology and pathophysiology”
Challenges and prospects of polymer chemistry,
Schluchsee, Germany,
May 2nd – 4th 2012

S. Zatti, E. Serena, S. Martewicz, G. Giobbe, Y. Kazuki, M. Oshimura, N. Elvassore,
“Dystrophin expression restoration by human artificial chromosome in cardiomyocytes-derived from DMD patient hiPS cells”
3rd International Conference on Stem Cell Engineering,
Seattle, Washington (USA),
April 29th – May 2nd 2012

F. Michielin, E. Serena, S. Giulitti, P. Pavan, N. Elvassore,
“Cyclic mechanical stretch affects membrane integrity during myogenesis”
3rd International Conference on Stem Cell Engineering,
Seattle, Washington (USA),
April 29th – May 2nd 2012

F. Michielin, C. Luni, S. Giulitti, N. Elvassore,
“Efficient adenoviral transduction in stem cells through cyclic microfuidic-assisted infections at low MOI”
3rd International Conference on Stem Cell Engineering,
Seattle, Washington (USA),
April 29th – May 2nd 2012

E. Serena, S. Zatti, E. Cimetta, A. Zoso, F. Lo Verso, A. Zambon, S. Giulitti, F. Michielin, N. Elvassore,
“Engineering an in vitro model of human muscle dystrophy for highthroughput screenings and development of therapeutic strategies”
Riva del Garda (TN), Italy
March 7th – 9th 2011

E. Serena, S. Martewicz, T. Pavan, M. Mongillo, G. Keller, N. Elvassore,
“hESC-CM maturation is driven by the cell-substrate interaction”
Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology. Mechanisms of Cardiac Growth, Death and Regeneration.
Keystone, Colorado, USA
February 22nd – 27th, 2011

S. Martewicz, F. Michielin, E. Serena, A. Zambon, N. Elvassore,
“Alteration of calcium dynamics in murine cardiomyocytes during acute hypoxia”
Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology. Mechanisms of Cardiac Growth, Death and Regeneration.
Keystone, Colorado, USA
February 22nd – 27th, 2011

M. Flaibani, C.A. Rossi, B. Blaauw, A. Repele, M. Pozzobon,C. Reggiani, L. Vitiello, P. De Coppi, N. Elvassore
“Photopolymerizable, biodegradable hydrogel for regenerating functional skeletal muscle by freshly isolated satellite cell”
SAB visit
Venetian Institute of Molecular Medicine, Padova, Italy.
February 20th-21st 2011

S. Giulitti, A. Zoso, F. Michielin, S. Martewicz, E. Serena, M. Flaibani, E. Magrofuoco, A. Zambon, F. Lamberti, N. Elvassore
“Microfluidic technologies for biotechnology applications”
SAB visit
Venetian Institute of Molecular Medicine, Padova, Italy.
February 20th-21st 2011

S. Martewicz, E. Serena, S. Giulitti, E. Cimetta, T. Pavan, N. Elvassore
“hESC-CM maturation is driven by the cell-substrate interaction”
SAB visit
Venetian Institute of Molecular Medicine, Padova, Italy.
February 20th-21st 2011

S. Zatti, E. Serena, A. Zoso, F. Lo Verso, S. Giulitti, E. Cimetta, N. Elvassore
“Engineering an in vitro model of human muscle distrophy suitable for the development of new therapeutic strategies”
SAB visit
Venetian Institute of Molecular Medicine, Padova, Italy.
February 20th-21st 2011

N. Elvassore,
“Microscale models for study of cell function in development and disease”
Biophysical stimuli and mass transport for tissue development; implications for in vitro model systems symposium,
Lattrop, The Netherlands,
November 18th – 19th 2010

A. Zoso, M. Flaibani, A. Zambon, L. Camerlengo, E. Magrofuoco, L. Prevedello, F. Lamberti, N. Elvassore
“Three-dimensional human adipose organ culture in microfluidic system for multi-parametric patient-specific screening”
Annual VIMM meeting
Marostica (VI), Italy
November 12th – 13th 2010

S. Zatti, A. Zoso, F. Lo Verso, E. Serena, N. Elvassore,
“Engineering an in vitro model of human muscle distrophy for pre-clinical trials of cell therapy approaches”
Annual VIMM meeting
Marostica (VI), Italy
November 12th – 13th 2010

M. Flaibani, A. Zambon, A. Zoso, E. Cimetta, E. Magrofuoco, N. Elvassore,
“Microfluidic technology for multi-parametric studies on patient-derived three-dimensional human adipose tissue model”
46th EASD Annual Meeting
Stockholm, Sweden
September 20th – 24th 2010

L. Prevedello, A. Zambon, E. Magrofuoco, M. Flaibani, N. Elvassore,
“Microfluidic technologies for cell culture experiments during space flights”
International Info Days on the 4th Space call and 3rd Galileo call in FP7 at the University of Padova,
Padova, Italy,
September 15th – 16th 2010

M. Zagallo, C. Luni, E. Serena, E. Cimetta, S. Zatti, G. Giobbe, N. Elvassore,
“Controlled cardiac differentiation of human embryonic stem cell-derived embryoid bodies in scalable bioreactors”,
Frontiers in Cardiovascular Biology 2010,
Berlin, Germany.
July 16th – 19th 2010

M. Zagallo, E. Serena, G. Giobbe, S. Zatti, G. Keller, N. Elvassore,
“Effects of the modulate delivery of growth factors on hES-derived embryoid bodies “,
Frontiers in Cardiovascular Biology,
Berlin, Germany.
July 15th-19th 2010

E. Serena, E. Cimetta, T. Zaglia, S. Zatti, M. Zagallo, A. Zambon, S. Martewicz, M. Riello, G. Keller, N. Elvassore
“An in vitro model for cardiac cell therapy: coupling a microfluidic platform with arrayed
human embryonic stem cells-derived cardiomyocytes for screening pathological conditions”
Frontiers in Cardiovascular Biology,
Berlin, Germany.
July 15th-19th 2010

E. Cimetta, E. Serena, A. Zambon, S. Martewicz, G. Keller, N. Elvassore,
“A microfluidic platform for the spatial-temporal generation of infarcted heart conditions: highthroughput screening on human Embryonic Stem Cells-derived cardiomyocytes”,
International Society for Heart Research, XXth World Congress,
Kyoto, Japan,
May 13-16th 2010

E. Serena, E. Cimetta, T. Zaglia, S. Zatti, M. Zagallo, S. Martewicz, M. Riello, K. Gordon, N. Elvassore,
“Microscale in vitro model for screening pathological conditions on human embryonic stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes”,
International Society for Heart Research, XX World Congress,
Kyoto, Japan,
May 13-16th 2010

M. Flaibani, C. Alberto Rossi, B. Blaauw, M. Pozzobon,C. Reggiani, L. Vitiello, P. De Coppi, N. Elvassore,
“In vivo tissue engineering of functional skeletal muscle by satellite cells delivered in a photo-polymerizable hydrogel”,
2nd International Conference on Stem Cell Engineering,
Boston, MA, USA,
May 2nd-5th 2010

E. Cimetta, Nicola Elvassore,
“A microfluidic platform for spatial-temporal highthroughput studies on human Embryonic Stem Cells-derived cardiomyocytes”
2nd International Conference on Stem Cell Engineering,
Boston, MA, USA,
May 2nd-5th 2010

E. Cimetta, M. Trevisan, E. Serena, A. Zambon, M. Franzoso, V. Fabio, L. Barzon, N. Elvassore,
“Microfluidic-driven processes enhance control and optimization of adenoviral infection efficiency on cell cultures”,
4th European Congress of Virology,
Cernobbio, Italy
April, 7th-11th 2010

S. Zatti, E. Serena, A. Zoso, E. Cimetta, N. Elvassore,
“Engineering an in vitro model of human skeletal muscle myogenesis”,
8th Annual VIMM Meeting
Marostica (VI), Italy,
October 23-24th 2009

Elena Serena, Elisa Cimetta, Stefano Giulitti, Susi Zatti, Sebastian Martewicz, Gordon Keller, Nicola Elvassore,
“Multi-parametric screening of pathological conditions on hESC-derived cardiomyocytes through microstructured cultures and a microfluidic platform”
8th VIMM Annual Retreat,
Marostica, Italy,
October 23th-24th 2009

M. Trevisan, L. Barzon, E. Cimetta, E. Serena, S. Giulitti, G. Palù, N. Elvassore,
“Highthroughput microfluidic platform to enhance adenoviral vector-mediated transgene expression”
9th National Congress Of The Italian Society Of Virology,
Orvieto, Italy,
September 7th-9th 2009

E. Magrofuoco, M. Flaibani, N. Elvassore
Application of a spatio-temporal mathematical model of cell growth in 3D scaffold with a pore size distribution
BMES 2009
Pittsburg (USA)

E. Cimetta, E. Serena, A. Zambon, S. Giulitti, G. Keller, N. Elvassore,
“A microfluidic platform for the spatial-temporal generation of infarcted heart conditions: highthroughput screening on human Embryonic Stem Cells-derived cardiomyocytes”,
International Society of Stem Cell Research – 7 th Annual Meeting,
Barcelona, Spain,
July 8th-11th 2009

M. Zagallo, C. Luni, E. Serena, E. Cimetta, S. Zatti, Nicola Elvassore,
“Culture of Human Embryonic Stem Cell-derived Embryoid Bodies in multiscale bioreactors for optimal control of cardiac differentiation”,
International Society for Stem Cell Research – 7 th Annual Meeting,
Barcelona, Spain,
July 8th-11th, 2009

E. Serena, E. Cimetta, S. Zatti, S. Giulitti, G. Keller, N. Elvassore,
“Microscale in vitro technologies for screening pathological conditions on human embryonic stem cells-derived cardiomyocytes: an in vitro model for cardiac cell therapy”
International Society of Stem Cell Research – 7 th Annual Meeting,
Barcelona, Spain
July 8th – 11th 2009

E. Serena, E. Cimetta, S. Zatti, E. Reghelin, A. Pasut, N. Elvassore
“Engineering an in vitro model of human muscle dystrophy for highthroughput screenings and development of therapeutic strategies”
XV Telethon Scientific Convention
Riva del Garda, Trento, Italy
March 9th – 11th, 2009

N. Elvassore,
“Injectable Photocuring Biomaterial Shaping 3D Cell Delivery”
3rd Congress on Regenerative Biology and Medicine/3rd Congress of the German-Society-for-Stem-Cell-Research
Stuttgart, Germany
October 9th – 11th 2008

E. Cimetta, E. Serena, N. Elvassore,
“Engineering microfluidic-technologies for culturing human embryonic stem cells”,
Convegno GRICU,
Le Castella (KR), Italy
September 14th – 17th 2008

F. Lamberti, E. Ghirardo, M. Meneghetti, N. Elvassore,
“Control of swnts forests height by temperature mediated oxidation”,
European School On Nanosciences & Nanotechnologies 2008,
Grenoble, France
August 24th – September 13th 2008

C. Luni, F. J. Doyle III, N. Elvassore,
“Optimizing ligand administration for hematopoietic stem cell expansion in bioreactor through a population balance model approach”
ICSB 2008 – 9th International Conference on Systems Biology,
Goteborg (Sweden)
August 22nd – 28th 2008

C. A. Rossi, N. Elvassore, M. Flaibani, M. Pozzobon, L. Vitiello, P. De Coppi,
“Skeletal muscle fibers deliverd through photopolymerizable hydrogel scaffold improve muscle regeneration”,
EMBO 2008,
Sant Feliu De Guixols, Girona, Spagna,
September, 24th – 29th, 2008

E. Cimetta, E. Serena, E. Reghelin, N. Elvassore ,
“Engineering microfluidics for mimicking stem cells microenvironment”,
First International Symposium on hESC,
Evry-Paris France,
Jan 31st – Feb 2nd 2008

E. Serena, E. Reghelin, A. Pasut, E. Cimetta, N. Elvassore,
“Engineering the cell culture microenvironment for in vitro model development”,
Convegno GR.I.C.U. 2008, Ingegneria Chimica: Le nuove frontiere,
Le Castella (KR), Italy,
September 14th – 17th 2008

E. Figallo, S. Gerecht-Nir, C. Cannizzaro, N. Tandon, E. Serena, N. Elvassore, G. Vunjak-Novakovic. ,
“Effects of electrical stimulation on ROS expression of human embryonic stem cell”,
BMES 2008 BioMedical Engineering Society, Annual Fall Meeting,
Los Angeles, California, USA,
September 26th-29th 2008

M. Flaibani, E. Figallo, P. De Coppi, N. Elvassore,
“Injectable hydrogel based on photoinitiator-hyaluronic acid conjugate for biomedical applications”,
Convegno GRICU 2008 , Ingegneria chimica: le nuove frontiere,
Le Castella (KR), Italy,
September 14th – 17th 2008

E. Magrofuoco, M. Flaibani, N. Elvassore,
“Spatio-temporal mathematical model of multiple substrate dependent growth of mammalian cell within 3D scaffold”,
GRICU – Ingegneria chimica: le nuove frontiere,
Le Castella (KR), Italy,
September 14th – 17th 2008

C. Luni, F. J Doyle III, N. Elvassore,
Cell population modeling describes intrinsic heterogeneity: hematopoietic stem cells, a case study”,
GRICU – Ingegneria chimica: le nuove frontiere,
Le Castella (KR), Italy,
September 14th – 17th 2008

Zavan, B.; Carraro, A.; Flaibani, M.; Tetta, C.; Herrera, BM.; Buttiglieri, S.; Cillo, U.,
“Use of co-culture and stem cell medium for in vitro hepatic differentiation of human precursor liver cells in a perfused culture system”,
XXXV Annual meeting,
Geneva, Switzerland,
September 3rd-6th 2008

E. Cimetta, S. Cagnin, A. Volpatti, G. Lanfranchi, N. Elvassore,
“Perfused culture system of a bubble-confined cell array”,
BMES 2007 – Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Fall Meeting,
Los Angeles, California USA,
September 26th – 29th 2007

E. Cimetta, C. Cannizzaro, T. Biechele, R. James, R. Moon, G. Vunjak-Novakovic, N. Elvassore,
“Microfluidics-generated wnt-3a gradients induce a proportionate response in b-catenin signaling pathway “,
BMES 2007 – Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Fall Meeting,
Los Angeles, California USA,
September 26th – 29th 2007

E. Cimetta, E. Serena, A. Volpatti, N. Elvassore,
“Engineering microfluidics for biotechnology applications”,
VIMM, Annual Meeting,
Marostica, Italy,
November 16th – 17th 2007

E. Serena, A. Pasut, E. Reghelin, S. Zatti, N. Elvassore,
“Microenvironment design for the development of an in vitro model of Human Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy”,
VIMM-Annual Meeting,
Marostica, Italy,
November 16th -17th 2007

E. Serena, A. Pasut, E. Reghelin, S. Pizzato, N. Elvassore,
“Microenvironment design for the development of an in vitro model of Human Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy”,
BMES 2007, BioMedical Engineering Society, Annual Fall Meeting,
Los Angeles, California, USA,
September 26th-29th 2007

E. Cimetta, C. Cannizzaro, R. James, R. Moon, G. Vunjak-Novakovic, N. Elvassore,
“Wnt-3a gradients induce a proportionate response in b-catenin signaling pathway in hek cells”,
KEYSTONE SYMPOSIA – Tissue Engineering and Development Biology and Nanotechnology,
Snowbird Resort – Snowbird, Utah USA,
April 12nd – 17th 2007

C. Luni, M. Zagallo, N. Elvassore,
“Cell cycle modeling of an asynchronous population”,
BMES,
Los Angeles, California,
September, 26th – 29th 2007

M. Flaibani, E. Magrofuoco, N. Elvassore ,
“Spatio-temporal mathematical model of cell growth in 3D scaffold with a pore size distribution”,
BMES Annual Fall Meeting,
Los Angeles, California,
September 26th – 29th 2007

S. Carnio, G. Lanfranchi, L. Vitiello, N. Elvassore,
“Transcriptional analysis of micropatterned muscle cells stimulated”,
BMES 2007 – Biomedical Engineering Society, Fall Meeting ,
Los Angeles, California USA,
September 26th – 29th 2007

M. Flaibani, E. Serena, E. Cimetta, P. De Coppi, L. Vitello, N. Elvassore,
“In vitro engineering of muscle precursor cell niche by mimicking multiple stimuli”,
PaduaMuscleDays ,
Padova-Terme Euganee, Italy,
April 11th – 14th 2007

C. Luni, K. Vezzù, B. Zavan, G. Abatangelo, N. Elvassore,
“Production of hyaluronic acid-derived polymer nanoparticles loaded with growth factors by high-pressure gas anti-solvent precipitation”,
NanoBiotech World Congress,
Boston (MA),
November 16th -17th 2006

E. Figallo, S. Gerecht-Nir, J. Burdick, C. Cannizzaro, R. Langer, N. Elvassore, G. Vunjak-Novakovic,
“Micro-bioreactors for 3D cultures of human embryonic stem cells”,
AIChE Annual Meeting,
San Francisco (CA),
November 12th – 17th 2006

C. Luni, M. Strumendo, L. Boldrin, P. De Coppi, N. Elvassore,
“Satellite cell modelling by a population balance incorporating terms for contact inhibition”,
AIChE Annual Meeting,
San Francisco (CA),
November 12th – 17th 2006

E. Cimetta, S. Cagnin, A. Volpatti, G. Lanfranchi, N. Elvassore,
“Dynamic stem-cell culture in bubble-confined cell array”,
AIChE Annual Meeting,
San Francisco (CA),
November 16th -17th 2006

M. Flaibani, C. Luni, E. Sbalchiero, N. Elvassore,
“Improvement of Cell Proliferation on 3D-Scaffold with a Perfusion Bioreactor”,
AIChE Annual Meeting,
San Francisco (CA),
November 16th -17th 2006

M. Flaibani, N. Elvassore ,
“How External Electrical Stimuli Can Act at Cellular Level in an in Vitro Culture: Mathematical Model and Experimental Analysis”,
AIChE Annual Meeting,
San Francisco,
November 12th – 17th 2006

N. Tandon, C. Cannizzaro, E. Figallo, J. Voldman, G. Vunjak-Novakovic ,
“The Role of Electrical Stimulation in Cardiac Tissue Engineering”,
BMES Annual Fall Meeting,
Chicago (IL),
October 11th -14th 2006

S. Carnio, E. Serena, L. Boldrin, P. De Coppi, N. Elvassore, L. Vitiello ,
“Dystrophin restoration in mdx mice transplanted with wt satellite cells”,
Annual TERMIS-EU Meeting,
Rotterdam,
October 8th -11th 2006

S. Bollini, E. Figallo, E. Cimetta, M. Pozzobon, G. F. Zanon, C. Messina, L. Zanesco, N. Elvassore, P. De Coppi ,
“3D Tissue engineering approaches to improve in vitro cardiac differentiation of amniotic stem cell: role of topological stimulation”,
Annual TERMIS-EU Meeting,
Rotterdam,
October 8th -11th 2006

E. Cimetta, S. Pizzato, S. Bollini, E. Serena, P. De Coppi, N. Elvassore ,
“Production of arrays of cardiac organoids and skeletal muscle fibers by micropatterning techniques”,
2nd International Conference on Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, ICBN,
Santa Barbara (CA),
September 5th – 7th 2006

E. Serena, S. Carnio, M. Flaibani, L. Boldrin, P. G. Gamba, L. Vitello, P. De Coppi, N. Elvassore,
“Culture of satellite cells in an electrically stimulated three dimensional scaffold for the generation of skeletal muscle engineered graft”,
International Society for Stem Cell Research 4th Annual Meeting ISSCR,
Toronto, Canada,
June 29th – July 1st 2006

L. Boldrin, E. Cimetta, M. Flaibani, M. Pozzobon, C. Messina, L. Zanesco, P. G. Gamba, L. Vitiello, N. Elvassore, P. De Coppi,
“Quantitative study of satellite cell differentiation by electrophysiological stimuli”,
International Society for Stem Cell Research 4th Annual Meeting ISSCR,
Toronto, Canada,
June 29th – July 1st 2006

S. Bollini, E. Figallo, E. Cimetta, S. Pizzato, M. Pozzobon, M. Piccoli, G. F. Zanon, C. Messina, M. Carli, L. Zanesco, N. Elvassore, P. De Coppi ,
“Amniotic fluid stem cells have the potential to give rise to cardiomyocytes in a 3D scaffold”,
International Society for Stem Cell Research 4th Annual Meeting ISSCR,
Toronto, Canada,
June 29th – July 1st 2006

E. Figallo, S. Gerecht-Nir, C. Cannizzaro, R. Langer, N. Elvassore, G. Vunjak-Novakovic,
“Microbioreactor array for investigating mesodermal differentiation of human embryonic stem cells”,
International Society for Stem Cell Research 4th Annual Meeting ISSCR,
Toronto, Canada,
June 29th – July 1st 2006

E. Serena, P. Campagnolo, E. Cimetta, L. Boldrin, P. G. Gamba, L. Vitiello, P. De Coppi, N. Elvassore ,
“Culture of satellite cells in electrical stimulated 3D collagen scaffold for the creation of skeletal-muscle engineered grafts”,
IIM 2nd meeting (Interuniversity Institute Myology),
Pisa (Italy),
October 21st -23rd 2005

N. Elvassore, S. Gerecht-Nir, C. Cannizzaro, E. Figallo, R. Langer, G. Vunjak-Novakovic,
“Microbioreactor array for controlled differentiation of human embryonic stem”,
AIChE Annual Meeting,
Cincinnati (OH),
October 30th -November 4th 2005

L. Boldrin, A. Malerba, M. Flaibani, E. Cimetta, M. Piccoli, M. Pozzobon, C. Messina, L. Zanesco, P. G. Gamba, L. Vitiello, N. Elvassore, P. De Coppi ,
“Satellite cells delivered by polymer: a new strategy in muscle cell therapy”,
IIM 2nd meeting (Interuniversity Institute Myology),
Pisa (Italy),
October 21st -23rd 2005

L. Boldrin, A. Malerba, M. Flaibani, E. Cimetta, M. Piccoli, M. Pozzobon, C. Messina, L. Zanesco, P. G. Gamba, L. Vitiello, N. Elvassore, P. De Coppi,
“New prospectives in muscle cell therapy: from single fiber to polymer seeding”,
ESAO European Society for Artificial Organs XXXII Congress & IFAO; International Federation for Artificial Organs,
Bologna (Italy),
October 5th – 8th 2005

S. Gerecht-Nir, N. Elvassore, J. Burdick, C. Cannizzaro, E. Figallo, R. Langer, G. Vunjak-Novakovic,
” Employment of bioreactors and biomaterials to control human embryonic stem cell microenvironments for regenerative medicine applications”,
Current Progress in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine,
Boston (MA),
September 29th -30th 2005

C. Cimatoribus, T. Eißing, N. Elvassore, F. Allgöwer, E. Bullinger,
“Model discrimination tools in apoptosis”,
Foundations of Systems Biology, FOSBE,
Santa Barbara (CA),
August 7th -10th 2005

M. Flaibani, L. Boldrin, E. Cimetta, E. Serena, L. Vitiello, A. Malerba, G. F. Zanon, P. De Coppi, N. Elvassore ,
“Physiological electric stimuli”,
International Society for Stem Cell Research 3rd Annual Meeting ISSCR,
San Francisco (CA),
June 23rd – 25th 2005

L. Boldrin, A. Malerba, M. Flaibani, M. Piccoli, E. Slanzi, M. Pozzobon, C. Messina, L. Zanesco, P. G. Gamba, N. Elvassore, L. Vitiello, P. De Coppi ,
“Muscle satellite cells delivered by biodegradabile polymer: in vitro and in vivo prospectives”,
International Society for Stem Cell Research 3rd Annual Meeting ISSCR,
San Francisco (CA),
June 23rd – 25th 2005

L. Boldrin, A. Malerba, M. Flaibani, M. Piccoli, E. Slanzi, M. Pozzobon, C. Messina, G. F. Zanon, L. Vitiello, N. Elvassore, P. G. Gamba, P. De Coppi,
“Muscle tissue engineering using single fibre isolation technique: in vitro and in vivo prospectives”,
British association of paediatric surgeons, 52nd Annual International Congress,
Dublin (Ireland) ,
July 12th – 15th 2005

L. Boldrin, M. Flaibani, A. Malerba, E. Slanzi, M. Pozzobon, D. Baroni, C. Messina, L. Zanesco, P. G. Gamba, L. Vitiello, N. Elvassore, P. De Coppi,
“Muscle tissue engineering using single fibre isolation technique: in vitro and in vivo prospectives”,
Myologie,
Nantes (France),
May 9th -13th 2005

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