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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
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
Fiorito S., Soni N., Silvestri N., Brescia R., Gavilan H., Conteh J.S., Mai B.T., Pellegrino T.
Fe3O4@Au@Cu2−xS Heterostructures Designed for Tri-Modal Therapy: Photo- Magnetic Hyperthermia and 64Cu Radio-Insertion
Article Journal
Avugadda S.K., Castelli A., Dhanabalan B., Fernandez T., Silvestri N., Collantes C., Baranov D., Imran M., Manna L., Pellegrino T., Arciniegas M.P.
Highly Emitting Perovskite Nanocrystals with 2-Year Stability in Water through an Automated Polymer Encapsulation for Bioimaging
ACS Nano
Article Journal
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
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)
Awards and Achievements
Avugadda S K., Silvestri N., Gavilán H.
B4i Bocconi Pre-Acceleration program
Silvestri N., Gavilan H., Pellegrino T.
Special award "Marco Paganuzzi" for my team’s business idea
Silvestri N., Gavilan H., Pellegrino T.
Special award "Ricci and Partners" for the creation of an innovative start-up