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Publications (First Author)

Volpatti LR, Burns DM, Basu A, Langer R, Anderson DG. Engineered insulin-polycation complexes for glucose-responsive delivery with high insulin loading. Journal of Controlled Release. 2021, 338, 71-79.

Volpatti LR, Wallace RP, Cao S, Raczy MM, Wang R, et al. Polymersomes decorated with the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein receptor binding domain elicit robust humoral and cellular immunity. ACS Central Science 2021, doi: 10.1021/acscentsci.1c00596.

Volpatti LR, Facklam AL, Cortinas AB, Lu Y-C, Matranga MA, MacIsaac C. Hill M, Langer R, Anderson DG. Microgel encapsulated nanoparticles for glucose-responsive insulin deliveryBiomaterials. 2021, 267, 120458.

Volpatti LR, Hanson AJ, Schall JM, Dunietz JN, Chen AX, Chitnis R, Alm EJ, Takemura A, Chien DM. Quantitative Assessment of Students’ Revision Processes. Paper presented at 2020 ASEE Virtual Annual Conference.

Volpatti LR, Rodby K, Singh GK, Kaushal B, Adams KM, Hammond PT, Rankin S. Promoting an Inclusive Lab Culture through Custom In-Person Trainings within an Engineering Department. Paper presented at 2020 ASEE Virtual Annual Conference.

Volpatti LR, Matranga MA, Cortinas AB, Daniel KB, Langer R, Anderson DG. Glucose-Responsive Nanoparticles for Rapid and Extended Self-Regulated Insulin Delivery. ACS Nano. 2019, 14 (1), 488-497. ACS Editors’ Choice Article.

Facklam AL*, Volpatti LR*, Anderson DG. Biomaterials for Personalized Cell Therapy. Advanced Materials. 2019, 32 (13), 1902005. Invited Review.

Volpatti LR, Shimanovich U, Ruggeri FS, Bolisetty S, Müller T, Mason TO, Michaels TCT, Mezzenga R, Dietler G, Knowles TPJ. Micro- and nanoscale hierarchical structure of core-shell protein microgels. Journal of Materials Chemistry B. 2016, 4, 7989–7999.

Volpatti LR and Yetisen AK. Commercialization of microfluidic devices. Trends in Biotechnology. 2014, 7, 347-350.

Volpatti LR and Knowles TPJ. Polymer Physics Inspired Approaches for the Study of the Mechanical Properties of Amyloid Fibrils. Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics. 2014, 52, 281–292.

Volpatti LR, Vendruscolo M, Dobson CM, and Knowles TPJ. A Clear View of Polymorphism, Twist, and Chirality in Amyloid Fibril Formation. ACS Nano. 2013, 7, 10443–10448.

Volpatti LR, Byland LM, Bodnar CA. Implementation of a Sexual Harassment Workshop Targeting Female Engineers. 121st ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings. 2014, Paper #8519.

Publications (Contributing Author)

Gray LT, Raczy MM, Briquez PS, Marchell TM, Alpar AT, Wallace RP, Volpatti LR, et. al. Generation of potent cellular and humoral immunity against SARS-CoV-2 antigens via conjugation to a polymeric glyco-adjuvant. Biomaterials. 2021, 278,121159.

Bose S, Volpatti LR, Thiono D, Yesilyurt V, McGladian C, Tang Y, Facklam A, Wang A, Jhunjhunwala S, Veiseh O, Hollister-Lock J, Bhattacharya C, Weir GC, Greiner DL, Langer R, Anderson DG. A retrievable implant for the long-term encapsulation and survival of therapeutic xenogeneic cells. Nature Biomedical Engineering. 2020, 4, 814-826.

Yetisen AK, Butt H, Volpatti LR, Pavlichenko I, Humar M, Kwok SJJ, Koo H, Kim KS, Naydenova I, Khademhosseini A, Hahn SK, Yun SH. Photonic Hydrogel Sensors. Biotechnology Advances. 2016.  250-271.

Yetisen AK, Volpatti LR, Coskun AF, Cho S, Kamrani E, Butt H, Khademhosseini A, Yun SH. Entrepreneurship. Lab on a Chip, 2015, 15, 3638-3660

Yetisen AK and Volpatti LR. Patent Protection and Licensing in Microfluidics. Lab on a Chip. 2014, 14, 2217-2225.

Wei H, Volpatti LR, Sellers DL, Maris DO, Andrews IW, Hemphill AS, Chan L, Chu D, Horner P, and Pun S. Dual Responsive, Stabilized Nanoparticles for Efficient In Vivo Plasmid Delivery. Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 2013, 52, 5377–5381. (VIP publication awarded to only 5% of submissions.)


Bose S, Yesilyurt V, Volpatti LR, Langer R, Anderson DG. Biocompatible microfabrication devices for transplanting cells. US Patent Application no: 16007922.