Publications for Georgios Sotiriou


1 Geissel FJ, Platania V, Gogos A, Herrmann IK, Belibasakis GN, Chatzinikolaidou M, Sotiriou GA. Antibiofilm activity of nanosilver coatings against Staphylococcus aureus. Journal of colloid and interface science 2022 608:Pt 3 3141-3150
2 Merkl P, Long SW, McInerney GM, Sotiriou GA. Antiviral Activity of Silver, Copper Oxide and Zinc Oxide Nanoparticle Coatings against SARS-CoV-2. NANOMATERIALS 2021 11:5
3 Merkl P, Aschtgen MS, Henriques-Normark B, Sotiriou GA. Biofilm interfacial acidity evaluation by pH-Responsive luminescent nanoparticle films. BIOSENSORS & BIOELECTRONICS 2021 171: 112732-
4 Mann R, Holmes A, McNeilly O, Cavaliere R, Sotiriou GA, Rice SA, Gunawan C. Evolution of biofilm-forming pathogenic bacteria in the presence of nanoparticles and antibiotic: adaptation phenomena and cross-resistance. Journal of nanobiotechnology 2021 19:1 291-
5 Merkl P, Zhou SZ, Zaganiaris A, Shahata M, Eleftheraki A, Thersleff T, Sotiriou GA. Plasmonic Coupling in Silver Nanoparticle Aggregates and Their Polymer Composite Films for Near-Infrared Photothermal Biofilm Eradication. ACS APPLIED NANO MATERIALS 2021 4:5 5330-5339
6 Camaioni A, Massimiani M, Lacconi V, Magrini A, Salustri A, Sotiriou GA, Singh D, Bitounis D, Bocca B, Pino A, Barone F, Prota V, Iavicoli I, Scimeca M, Bonanno E, Cassee FR, Demokritou P, Pietroiusti A, Campagnolo L. Silica encapsulation of ZnO nanoparticles reduces their toxicity for cumulus cell-oocyte-complex expansion. PARTICLE AND FIBRE TOXICOLOGY 2021 18:1 33-
7 Hempel NJ, Merkl P, Knopp MM, Berthelsen R, Teleki A, Hansen AK, Sotiriou GA, Lobmann K. The Effect of the Molecular Weight of Polyvinylpyrrolidone and the Model Drug on Laser-Induced In Situ Amorphization. MOLECULES 2021 26:13
8 Hempel NJ, Merkl P, Knopp MM, Berthelsen R, Teleki A, Sotiriou GA, Lobmann K. The Influence of Drug-Polymer Solubility on Laser-Induced In Situ Drug Amorphization Using Photothermal Plasmonic Nanoparticles. PHARMACEUTICS 2021 13:6
9 Hempel NJ, Merkl P, Asad S, Knopp MM, Berthelsen R, Bergström CAS, Teleki A, Sotiriou GA, Löbmann K. Utilizing Laser Activation of Photothermal Plasmonic Nanoparticles to Induce On-Demand Drug Amorphization inside a Tablet. Molecular pharmaceutics 2021 18:6 2254-2262
10 Ziesmer J, Tajpara P, Hempel NJ, Ehrstrom M, Melican K, Eidsmo L, Sotiriou GA. Vancomycin-Loaded Microneedle Arrays against Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus Skin Infections. ADVANCED MATERIALS TECHNOLOGIES 2021 6:7 2001307-
11 Tsikourkitoudi V, Karlsson J, Merkl P, Loh E, Henriques-Normark B, Sotiriou GA. Flame-Made Calcium Phosphate Nanoparticles with High Drug Loading for Delivery of Biologics. Molecules (Basel, Switzerland) 2020 25:7
12 Valentin E, Bottomley AL, Chilambi GS, Harry EJ, Amal R, Sotiriou GA, Rice SA, Gunawan C. Heritable nanosilver resistance in priority pathogen: a unique genetic adaptation and comparison with ionic silver and antibiotics. NANOSCALE 2020 12:4 2384-2392
13 Subramanian K, Iovino F, Tsikourkitoudi V, Merkl P, Ahmed S, Berry SB, Aschtgen MS, Svensson M, Bergman P, Sotiriou GA, Henriques-Normark B. Mannose receptor-derived peptides neutralize pore-forming toxins and reduce inflammation and development of pneumococcal disease. EMBO MOLECULAR MEDICINE 2020 12:11 e12695-
14 Gunawan C, Faiz MB, Mann R, Ting SRS, Sotiriou GA, Marquis CP, Amal R. Nanosilver Targets the Bacterial Cell Envelope: The Link with Generation of Reactive Oxygen Radicals. ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES 2020 12:5 5557-5568
15 Iovino F, Merkl P, Spyrogianni A, Henriques-Normark B, Sotiriou GA. Silica-coated phosphorescent nanoprobes for selective cell targeting and dynamic bioimaging of pathogen-host cell interactions. Chemical communications (Cambridge, England) 2020 56:51 6989-6992
16 Henning DF, Merkl P, Yun C, Iovino F, Xie L, Mouzourakis E, Moularas C, Deligiannakis Y, Henriques-Normark B, Leifer K, Sotiriou GA. Luminescent CeO2:Eu3+ nanocrystals for robust in situ H2O2 real-time detection in bacterial cell cultures. Biosensors & bioelectronics 2019 132: 286-293
17 Keevend K, Puust L, Kurvits K, Gerken LRH, Starsich FHL, Li JH, Matter MT, Spyrogianni A, Sotiriou GA, Stiefel M, Herrmann IK. Ultrabright and Stable Luminescent Labels for Correlative Cathodoluminescence Electron Microscopy Bioimaging. NANO LETTERS 2019 19:9 6013-6018
18 Faiz MB, Amal R, Marquis CP, Harry EJ, Sotiriou GA, Rice SA, Gunawan C. Nanosilver and the microbiological activity of the particulate solids versus the leached soluble silver. Nanotoxicology 2018 12:3 263-273
19 Spyrogianni A, Tiefenboeck P, Starsich FHL, Keevend K, Krumeich F, Herrmann IK, Leroux JC, Sotiriou GA. Near-UV Activated, Photostable Nanophosphors for In Vitro Dosimetry and Dynamic Bioimaging. AICHE JOURNAL 2018 64:8 2947-2957
20 Pratsinis A, Kelesidis GA, Zuercher S, Krumeich F, Bolisetty S, Mezzenga R, Leroux JC, Sotiriou GA. Enzyme-Mimetic Antioxidant Luminescent Nanoparticles for Highly Sensitive Hydrogen Peroxide Biosensing. ACS nano 2017 11:12 12210-12218
21 Singh D, Schifman LA, Watson-Wright C, Sotiriou GA, Oyanedel-Craver V, Wohlleben W, Demokritou P. Nanofiller Presence Enhances Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon (PAH) Profile on Nanoparticles Released during Thermal Decomposition of Nano-enabled Thermoplastics: Potential Environmental Health Implications. Environmental science & technology 2017 51:9 5222-5232
22 Spyrogianni A, Sotiriou GA, Brambilla D, Leroux JC, Pratsinis SE. The effect of settling on cytotoxicity evaluation of SiO2 nanoparticles. JOURNAL OF AEROSOL SCIENCE 2017 108: 56-66
23 Gunawan C, Marquis CP, Amal R, Sotiriou GA, Rice SA, Harry EJ. Widespread and Indiscriminate Nanosilver Use: Genuine Potential for Microbial Resistance. ACS nano 2017 11:4 3438-3445
24 Singh D, Sotiriou GA, Zhang F, Mead J, Bello D, Wohlleben W, Demokritou P. End-of-life thermal decomposition of nano-enabled polymers: effect of nanofiller loading and polymer matrix on by-products. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE-NANO 2016 3:6 1293-1305
25 Teleki A, Haufe FL, Hirt AM, Pratsinis SE, Sotiriou GA. Highly scalable production of uniformly-coated superparamagnetic nanoparticles for triggered drug release from alginate hydrogels. RSC ADVANCES 2016 6:26 21503-21510
26 Sotiriou GA, Blattmann CO, Deligiannakis Y. Nanoantioxidant-driven plasmon enhanced proton-coupled electron transfer. NANOSCALE 2016 8:2 796-803
27 Spyrogianni A, Herrmann IK, Lucas MS, Leroux JC, Sotiriou GA. Quantitative analysis of the deposited nanoparticle dose on cell cultures by optical absorption spectroscopy. Nanomedicine (London, England) 2016 11:19 2483-96
28 Starsich FH, Sotiriou GA, Wurnig MC, Eberhardt C, Hirt AM, Boss A, Pratsinis SE. Silica-Coated Nonstoichiometric Nano Zn-Ferrites for Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Hyperthermia Treatment. Advanced healthcare materials 2016 5:20 2698-2706
29 Sotiriou GA, Singh D, Zhang F, Chalbot MCG, Spielman-Sun E, Hoering L, Kavouras IG, Lowry GV, Wohlleben W, Demokritou P. Thermal decomposition of nano-enabled thermoplastics: Possible environmental health and safety implications. JOURNAL OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS 2016 305: 87-95
30 Sotiriou GA, Singh D, Zhang F, Wohlleben W, Chalbot MCG, Kavouras IG, Demokritou P. An integrated methodology for the assessment of environmental health implications during thermal decomposition of nano-enabled products. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE-NANO 2015 2:3 262-272
31 Pirela SV, Sotiriou GA, Bello D, Shafer M, Bunker KL, Castranova V, Thomas T, Demokritou P. Consumer exposures to laser printer-emitted engineered nanoparticles: A case study of life-cycle implications from nano-enabled products. NANOTOXICOLOGY 2015 9:6 760-8
32 Fujiwara K, Sotiriou GA, Pratsinis SE. Enhanced Ag+ Ion Release from Aqueous Nanosilver Suspensions by Absorption of Ambient CO2. LANGMUIR 2015 31:19 5284-90
33 Blattmann CO, Sotiriou GA, Pratsinis SE. Rapid synthesis of flexible conductive polymer nanocomposite films. NANOTECHNOLOGY 2015 26:12 125601-
34 Peters C, Ergeneman O, Sotiriou GA, Choi H, Nelson BJ, Hierold C. Visible Light Curing of Epon SU-8 Based Superparamagnetic Polymer Composites with Random and Ordered Particle Configurations. ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES 2015 7:1 193-200
35 Fusco S, Sakar MS, Kennedy S, Peters C, Bottani R, Starsich F, Mao A, Sotiriou GA, Pane S, Pratsinis SE, Mooney D, Nelson BJ. An Integrated Microrobotic Platform for On-Demand, Targeted Therapeutic Interventions. ADVANCED MATERIALS 2014 26:6 952-7
36 Konduru NV, Murdaugh KM, Sotiriou GA, Donaghey TC, Demokritou P, Brain JD, Molina RM. Bioavailability, distribution and clearance of tracheally-instilled and gavaged uncoated or silica-coated zinc oxide nanoparticles. PARTICLE AND FIBRE TOXICOLOGY 2014 11: 44-
37 Okello VA, Gass S, Pyrgiotakis G, Du N, Lake A, Kariuki V, Sotiriou GA, Addolorato J, Demokritou P, Sadik OA. Capture, isolation and electrochemical detection of industrially-relevant engineered aerosol nanoparticles using poly (amic) acid, phase-inverted, nano-membranes. JOURNAL OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS 2014 279: 365-74
38 Hirt AM, Sotiriou GA, Kidambi PR, Teleki A. Effect of size, composition, and morphology on magnetic performance: First-order reversal curves evaluation of iron oxide nanoparticles. JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS 2014 115:4
39 Sotiriou GA, Watson C, Murdaugh KM, Darrah TH, Pyrgiotakis G, Elder A, Brain JD, Demokritou P. Engineering safer-by-design silica-coated ZnO nanorods with reduced DNA damage potential. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE-NANO 2014 1:2 144-153
40 Sotiriou GA, Starsich F, Dasargyri A, Wurnig MC, Krumeich F, Boss A, Leroux JC, Pratsinis SE. Photothermal Killing of Cancer Cells by the Controlled Plasmonic Coupling of Silica-Coated Au/Fe2O3 Nanoaggregates. ADVANCED FUNCTIONAL MATERIALS 2014 24:19 2818-2827
41 Sotiriou GA, Etterlin GD, Spyrogianni A, Krumeich F, Leroux JC, Pratsinis SE. Plasmonic biocompatible silver-gold alloyed nanoparticles. CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS 2014 50:88 13559-62
42 Sotiriou GA, Blattmann CO, Pratsinis SE. Flexible, Multifunctional, Magnetically Actuated Nanocomposite Films. ADVANCED FUNCTIONAL MATERIALS 2013 23:1 34-41
43 Gass S, Cohen JM, Pyrgiotakis G, Sotiriou GA, Pratsinis SE, Demokritou P. Safer Formulation Concept for Flame-Generated Engineered Nanomaterials. ACS SUSTAINABLE CHEMISTRY & ENGINEERING 2013 1:7 843-857
44 Sotiriou GA, Visbal-Onufrak MA, Teleki A, Juan EJ, Hirt AM, Pratsinis SE, Rinaldi C. Thermal Energy Dissipation by SiO2-Coated Plasmonic-Superpararnagnetic Nanoparticles in Alternating Magnetic Fields. CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS 2013 25:22 4603-4612
45 Pratsinis A, Hervella P, Leroux JC, Pratsinis SE, Sotiriou GA. Toxicity of Silver Nanoparticles in Macrophages. SMALL 2013 9:15 2576-84
46 Sotiriou GA, Diaz E, Long MS, Godleski J, Brain J, Pratsinis SE, Demokritou P. A novel platform for pulmonary and cardiovascular toxicological characterization of inhaled engineered nanomaterials. NANOTOXICOLOGY 2012 6:6 680-90
47 Deligiannakis Y, Sotiriou GA, Pratsinis SE. Antioxidant and Antiradical SiO2 Nanoparticles Covalently Functionalized with Gallic Acid. ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES 2012 4:12 6609-17
48 Bubenhofer SB, Schumacher CM, Koehler FM, Luechinger NA, Sotiriou GA, Grass RN, Stark WJ. Electrical Resistivity of Assembled Transparent Inorganic Oxide Nanoparticle Thin Layers: Influence of Silica, Insulating Impurities, and Surfactant Layer Thickness. ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES 2012 4:5 2664-71
49 Tsai CSJ, Echevarria-Vega ME, Sotiriou GA, Santeufemio C, Schmidt D, Demokritou P, Ellenbecker M. Evaluation of environmental filtration control of engineered nanoparticles using the Harvard Versatile Engineered Nanomaterial Generation System (VENGES). JOURNAL OF NANOPARTICLE RESEARCH 2012 14:5
50 Sotiriou GA, Schneider M, Pratsinis SE. Green, Silica-Coated Monoclinic Y2O3:Tb3+ Nanophosphors: Flame Synthesis and Characterization. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY C 2012 116:7 4493-4499
51 Ergeneman O, Chatzipirpiridis G, Pokki J, Marin-Suarez M, Sotiriou GA, Medina-Rodriguez S, Sanchez JFF, Fernandez-Gutierrez A, Pane S, Nelson BJ. In Vitro Oxygen Sensing Using Intraocular Microrobots. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING 2012 59:11 3104-9
52 Sotiriou GA, Franco D, Poulikakos D, Ferrari A. Optically Stable Biocompatible Flame-Made SiO2-Coated Y2O3: Tb3+ Nanophosphors for Cell Imaging. ACS NANO 2012 6:5 3888-97
53 Sotiriou GA, Meyer A, Knijnenburg JTN, Panke S, Pratsinis SE. Quantifying the Origin of Released Ag+ Ions from Nanosilver. LANGMUIR 2012 28:45 15929-36
54 Sotiriou GA, Schneider M, Pratsinis SE. Color-Tunable Nanophosphors by Codoping Flame-Made Y2O3 with Tb and Eu. JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY C 2011 115:4 1084-1089
55 Dahlin AB, Sannomiya T, Zahn R, Sotiriou GA, Voros J. Electrochemical Crystallization of Plasmonic Nanostructures. NANO LETTERS 2011 11:3 1337-43
56 Sotiriou GA, Pratsinis SE. Engineering nanosilver as an antibacterial, biosensor and bioimaging material. CURRENT OPINION IN CHEMICAL ENGINEERING 2011 1:1 3-10
57 Sotiriou GA, Hirt AM, Lozach PY, Teleki A, Krumeich F, Pratsinis SE. Hybrid, Silica-Coated, Janus-Like Plasmonic-Magnetic Nanoparticles. CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS 2011 23:7 1985-1992
58 Sotiriou GA, Teleki A, Camenzind A, Krumeich F, Meyer A, Panke S, Pratsinis SE. Nanosilver on nanostructured silica: Antibacterial activity and Ag surface area. CHEMICAL ENGINEERING JOURNAL 2011 170:2-3 547-554
59 Sotiriou GA, Pratsinis SE. Antibacterial Activity of Nanosilver Ions and Particles. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY 2010 44:14 5649-54
60 Sotiriou GA, Sannomiya T, Teleki A, Krumeich F, Voros J, Pratsinis SE. Non-Toxic Dry-Coated Nanosilver for Plasmonic Biosensors. ADVANCED FUNCTIONAL MATERIALS 2010 20:24 4250-4257
61 Ergeneman O, Chatzipirpiridis G, Gelderblom FB, Pokki J, Pané S, Marín Suárez Del Toro M, Fernández Sánchez JF, Sotiriou GA, Nelson BJ. Oxygen sensing using microrobots. Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Annual International Conference 2010 2010: 1958-61


1 Sotiriou GA. Biomedical applications of multifunctional plasmonic nanoparticles. WILEY INTERDISCIPLINARY REVIEWS-NANOMEDICINE AND NANOBIOTECHNOLOGY 2013 5:1 19-30


1 Wang LY, Davidson DC, Derk R, Luanpitpong S, Sotiriou GA, Demokritou P, Castranova V, Rojanasakul Y, Stueckle TA. Ferric oxide nanoparticles (nFe2O3) induce neoplastic transformation of primary human small airway epithelial cells. CANCER RESEARCH 2015 75:
2 Sotiriou GA, Hirt AM, Lozach PY, Teleki A, Krumeich F, Pratsinis SE. Hybrid plasmonic-magnetic, non-toxic biomarkers. ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 2011 241: