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Niccolo Silvestri

Post Doc
Nanomaterials for Biomedical Applications
Research center
About

Dr Niccolò Silvestri completed his PhD in Nanochemistry from the University of Genova in 2019 working in Dr Teresa Pellegrino's group at IIT, with 6+ years of experience in the field of nanotechnology for biomedicine. He is currently managing the technology transfer of the project HyperCube as a PostDoc. He also received a Master's degree in Bioengineering, curricula rehabilitation and biomaterials, from the University of Genova and a Bachelor's degree in Biomedical Engineering from the same university.

All Publications
2022
Serio F., Silvestri N., Kumar Avugadda S., Nucci G.E.P., Nitti S., Onesto V., Catalano F., D'Amone E., Gigli G., del Mercato L.L., Pellegrino T.
Co-loading of doxorubicin and iron oxide nanocubes in polycaprolactone fibers for combining Magneto-Thermal and chemotherapeutic effects on cancer cells
Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 607, pp. 34-44
Article Journal
2021
Silvestri N., Gavilan H., Guardia P., Brescia R., Fernandes S., Samia A.C.S., Teran F.J., Pellegrino T.
Di- And tri-component spinel ferrite nanocubes: Synthesis and their comparative characterization for theranostic applications
Nanoscale, vol. 13, (no. 32), pp. 13665-13680
Article Journal
2021
Persano S., Vicini F., Poggi A., Fernandez J.L.C., Rizzo G.M.R., Gavilan H., Silvestri N., Pellegrino T.
Elucidating the innate immunological effects of mild magnetic hyperthermia on U87 human glioblastoma cells: An in vitro study
Pharmaceutics, vol. 13, (no. 10)
Article Journal
2021
Avugadda S K., Wickramasinghe S., Niculaes D., Ju M., Lak A., Silvestri N., Nitti S., Roy I., Samia A C S., Pellegrino T.
Uncovering the Magnetic Particle Imaging and Magnetic Resonance Imaging Features of Iron Oxide Nanocube Clusters
Nanomaterials, vol. 11, (no. 1), pp. 62
Article Journal
2020
Avellini T., Soni N., Silvestri N., Fiorito S., De Donato F., De Mei C., Walther M., Cassani M., Ghosh S., Manna L., Stephan H., Pellegrino T.
Cation Exchange Protocols to Radiolabel Aqueous Stabilized ZnS, ZnSe, and CuFeS2 Nanocrystals with 64Cu for Dual Radio‐ and Photo‐Thermal Therapy
Advanced Functional Materials
Awards and Achievements
2020
Avugadda S K., Silvestri N., Gavilán H.
B4i Bocconi Pre-Acceleration program
2019
Silvestri N., Gavilan H., Pellegrino T.
Special award "Marco Paganuzzi" for my team’s business idea
2019
Silvestri N., Gavilan H., Pellegrino T.
Special award "Ricci and Partners" for the creation of an innovative start-up