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2020


Recombinant expression, characterization, and quantification in human cancer cell lines of the Anaplastic Large-Cell Lymphoma-characteristic NPM-ALK fusion protein
Kourentzi K, Crum M, Patil U, Prebisch A, Chavan D, Vu B, Zeng Z, Litvinov D, Zu Y, Willson RC.
Scientific Reports (Nature Publishing Group).


Continuous Fc detection for protein a capture process control
Ujwal Patil, Mary Crum, Binh Vu, Katherine Wasden, Katerina Kourentzi, Richard C Willson.
Biosensors and Bioelectronics.


Highland games: A benchmarking exercise in predicting biophysical and drug properties of monoclonal antibodies from amino acid sequences
Jonathan Coffman, Bruno Marques, Raquel Orozco, Minni Aswath, Hasan Mohammad, Eike Zimmermann, Joelle Khouri, Jan Griesbach, Saeed Izadi, Ambrose Williams, Kannan Sankar, Benjamin Walters, Jasper Lin, Stefan Hepbildikler, John Schiel, John Welsh, Gisela Ferreira, Jared Delmar, Neil Mody, Christopher Afdahl, Tingting Cui, Rushd Khalaf, Alexander Hanke, Lars Pampel, Siddharth Parimal, Xuan Hong, Ujwal Patil, Jennifer Pollard, Francis Insaidoo, Julie Robinson, Divya Chandra, Marco Blanco, Jainik Panchal, Soundara Soundararajan, David Roush, Nihal Tugcu, Steven Cramer, Charles Haynes, Richard C Willson.
Biotechnology and Bioengineering.


Neutral DNA–avidin nanoparticles as ultrasensitive reporters in immuno-PCR
Dimple Chavan, Hui Chen, Mary Crum, Binh Vu, Mohammad Safari, Maxwell Smith, Peter Vekilov, Jacinta C Conrad, Katerina Kourentzi, Richard C Willson.
Analyst, Royal Society of Chemistry.


A multicolor multiplex lateral flow assay for high-sensitivity analyte detection using persistent luminescent nanophosphors
Adheesha N Danthanarayana, Erin Finley, Binh Vu, Katerina Kourentzi, Richard C Willson, Jakoah Brgoch.
Analytical Methods, Royal Society of Chemistry.

2019


Evaluation of a nanophosphor lateral-flow assay for self-testing for herpes simplex virus type 2 seropositivity
Heather J Goux, Balakrishnan Raja, Katerina Kourentzi, João RC Trabuco, Binh V Vu, Andrew S Paterson, Alexander Kirkpatrick, Blane Townsend, Miles Lee, Van Thi Thanh Truong, Claudia Pedroza, Richard C Willson
PloS one, Public Library of Science.


Corrigendum: Akkermansia muciniphila as a Model Case for the Development of an Improved Quantitative RPA Microbiome Assay
Heather J Goux, Dimple Chavan, Mary Crum, Katerina Kourentzi, Richard C Willson
Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology.


Enhancement of lateral flow assay performance by electromagnetic relocation of reporter particles (vol 13, e0186782, 2018)
Maria Joao Jacinto, Joao RC Trabuco, Binh V Vu, Gavin Garvey, Mohammad Khodadadi, Ana M Azevedo, Maria Raquel Aires-Barros, Long Chang, Katerina Kourentzi, Dmitri Litvinov, Richard C Willson
PloS one, Public Library of Science.


PCB-Based Magnetometer as a Platform for Quantification of Lateral-Flow Assays
Mohammad Khodadadi, Long Chang, João RC Trabuco, Binh V Vu, Katerina Kourentzi, Richard C Willson, Dmitri Litvinov
Sensors, Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute.


Nanoparticle-based proximity ligation assay for ultrasensitive, quantitative detection of protein biomarkers
Hui Chen, Mary Crum, Dimple Chavan, Binh Vu, Katerina Kourentzi, Richard C Willson
ACS applied materials & interfaces, American Chemical Society.


Akkermansia muciniphila as a model case for the development of an improved quantitative RPA microbiome assay
Heather J Goux, Dimple Chavan, Mary Crum, Katerina Kourentzi, Richard C Willson
Frontiers in cellular and infection microbiology.

2018


Nanoparticle-based proximity ligation assay for ultrasensitive, quantitative detection of protein biomarkers
Hui Chen, Mary Crum, Dimple Chavan, Binh Vu, Katerina Kourentzi, Richard C Willson
ACS applied materials & interfaces.


M13 bacteriophage purification using poly (ionic liquids) as alternative separation matrices
Maria João Jacinto, David JS Patinha, Isabel M Marrucho, João Gonçalves, Richard C Willson, Ana M Azevedo, M Raquel Aires-Barros
Journal of Chromatography A, Elsevier.

Enhancement of lateral flow assay performance by electromagnetic relocation of reporter particles
Maria Joao Jacinto, Joao RC Trabuco, Binh V Vu, Gavin Garvey, Mohammad Khodadadi, Ana M Azevedo, Maria Raquel Aires-Barros, Long Chang, Katerina Kourentzi, Dmitri Litvinov, Richard C Willson
PloS one, Public Library of Science.


Synthesis of graphene-based amphiphilic Janus nanosheets via manipulation of hydrogen bonding
Dan Luo, Feng Wang, Binh V Vu, Jianfa Chen, Jiming Bao, Dong Cai, Richard C Willson, Zhifeng Ren
Carbon, Pergamon.


Akkermansia muciniphila as a model case for the development of an improved quantitative RPA microbiome assay
Heather J Goux, Dimple Chavan, Mary Crum, Katerina Kourentzi, Richard C Willson
Frontiers in cellular and infection microbiology.

2017


Recovery and primary purification of bacteriophage M13 using aqueous two‐phase systems
Alejandro González‐Mora, Federico Ruiz‐Ruiz, Jorge Benavides, Richard C Willson, Marco Rito‐Palomares
Journal of Chemical Technology & Biotechnology, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.


Spin-Valve based magnetoresistive nanoparticle detector for applications in biosensing
Wenlan Qiu, Long Chang, Yu-Chi Liang, Julia Litvinov, Jing Guo, Yi-Ting Chen, Binh Vu, Katerina Kourentzi, Shoujun Xu, T Randall Lee, Youli Zu, Richard C Willson, Dmitri Litvinov
Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, Elsevier.

Development of a panel of recombinase polymerase amplification assays for detection of common bacterial urinary tract infection pathogens
Balakrishnan Raja, Heather J Goux, Archana Marapadaga, Sri Rajagopalan, Katerina Kourentzi, Richard C Willson
Journal of applied microbiology.

Reducing particle size of persistent luminescent SrAl2O4:Eu2+,Dy3+via microwave-assisted, reverse micelle synthesis
Erin Finley, Andrew S Paterson, Angelica Cobb, Richard C Willson, Jakoah Brgoch
Optical Materials Express, Optical Society of America.

Colloidal stability of graphene-based amphiphilic Janus nanosheet fluid
Dan Luo, Feng Wang, Md Kamrul Alam, Fang Yu, Ishwar Kumar Mishra, Jiming Bao, Richard C Willson, Zhifeng Ren
Chemistry of Materials, American Chemical Society.

Increasing binding efficiency via reporter shape and flux in a viral nanoparticle lateral-flow assay
Dan Luo, Feng Wang, Md Kamrul Alam, Fang Yu, Ishwar Kumar Mishra, Jiming Bao, RichaJinsu Kim, Binh Vu, Katerina Kourentzi, Richard C Willson, Jacinta C Conrad
Applied materials & interfaces, American Chemical Society.

Competitive multicomponent anion exchange adsorption of proteins at the single molecule level
Lydia Kisley, Ujwal Patil, Sagar Dhamane, Katerina Kourentzi, Lawrence J Tauzin, Richard C Willson, Christy F Landes
Analyst, Royal Society of Chemistry.

A low-cost smartphone-based platform for highly sensitive point-of-care testing with persistent luminescent phosphors
Andrew S Paterson, Balakrishnan Raja, Vinay Mandadi, Blane Townsend, Miles Lee, Alex Buell, Binh Vu, Jakoah Brgoch, Richard C Willson
Lab on a Chip, Royal Society of Chemistry.

Orientational binding modes of reporters in a viral-nanoparticle lateral flow assay
Jinsu Kim, Ryan Poling-Skutvik, João RC Trabuco, Katerina Kourentzi, Richard C Willson, Jacinta C Conrad
Analyst, Royal Society of Chemistry.

2016


Nanofluid of graphene-based amphiphilic Janus nanosheets for tertiary or enhanced oil recovery: High performance at low concentration
Dan Luo, Feng Wang, Jingyi Zhu, Feng Cao, Yuan Liu, Xiaogang Li, Richard C Willson, Zhaozhong Yang, Ching-Wu Chu, Zhifeng Ren
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.


Flotation immunoassay: masking the signal from free reporters in sandwich immunoassays
Hui Chen, Anna EV Hagström, Jinsu Kim, Gavin Garvey, Andrew Paterson, Federico Ruiz-Ruiz, Balakrishnan Raja, Ulrich Strych, Marco Rito-Palomares, Katerina Kourentzi, Jacinta C Conrad, Robert L Atmar, Richard C Willson
Scientific reports, Nature Publishing Group.

pH‐dependence of single‐protein adsorption and diffusion at a liquid chromatographic interface
Lydia Kisley, Mohan‐Vivekanandan Poongavanam, Katerina Kourentzi, Richard C Willson, Christy F Landes
Journal of separation science.

Elimination of contaminants from cell preparations using aqueous two-phase partitioning
Mirna González-González, Richard C Willson, Marco Rito-Palomares
Separation and Purification Technology, Elsevier.

Enzymatic conversion of magnetic nanoparticles to a non-magnetic precipitate: a new approach to magnetic sensing
Arati G Kolhatkar, Andrew C Jamison, Ivan Nekrashevich, Katerina Kourentzi, Dmitri Litvinov, Audrius Brazdeikis, Richard C Willson, T Randall Lee
Analyst, Royal Society of Chemistry.

Ensemble and single-molecule biophysical characterization of D17. 4 DNA aptamer–IgE interactions
Mohan-Vivekanandan Poongavanam, Lydia Kisley, Katerina Kourentzi, Christy F Landes, Richard C Willson
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA)-Proteins and Proteomics, Elsevier.

An embedded microretroreflector-based microfluidic immunoassay platform
Balakrishnan Raja, Carmen Pascente, Jennifer Knoop, David Shakarisaz, Tim Sherlock, Steven Kemper, Katerina Kourentzi, Ronald F Renzi, Anson V Hatch, Juan Olano, Bi-Hung Peng, Paul Ruchhoeft, Richard Willson
Lab on a Chip, Royal Society of Chemistry.