Bacchella C, Nicolis S, Dell'Acqua S, Rizzarelli E, Monzani E, Casella L
Membrane Binding Strongly Affecting the Dopamine Reactivity Induced by Copper Prion and Copper/Amyloid-beta (Abeta) Peptides. A Ternary Copper/Abeta/Prion Peptide Complex Stabilized and Solubilized in Sodium Dodecyl Sulfate Micelles
Inorg Chem (ISSN: 0020-1669linking, 1520-510x), 2020 Jan 6; 59(1): 900-912.

Lanza V, Milardi D, Di Natale G, Pappalardo G
Repurposing of Copper(II)-chelating Drugs for the Treatment of Neurodegenerative Diseases
Curr Med Chem (ISSN: 1875-533xelectronic, 0929-8673linking), 2018 Feb 12; 25(4): 525-539.

Garello F, Pagoto A, Arena F, Buffo A, Blasi F, Alberti D, Terreno E
MRI visualization of neuroinflammation using VCAM-1 targeted paramagnetic micelles
Nanomedicine (ISSN: 1549-9634, 1549-9642), 2017 Nov 8; N/D: N/D-N/D.

Monaco I, Arena F, Biffi S, Locatelli E, Bortot B, La Cava F, Marini GM, Severini GM, Terreno E, Comes Franchini M
Synthesis of Lipophilic Core-Shell Fe3O4@SiO2@Au Nanoparticles and Polymeric Entrapment into Nanomicelles: A Novel Nanosystem for in Vivo Active Targeting and Magnetic Resonance-Photoacoustic Dual Imaging
Bioconjug Chem (ISSN: 1043-1802, 1520-4812), 2017 May 17; 28(5): 1382-1390.

Barresi V, Spampinato G, Musso N, Trovato Salinaro A, Rizzarelli E, Condorelli DF
ATOX1 gene silencing increases susceptibility to anticancer therapy based on copper ionophores or chelating drugs
J Chem Res (ISSN: 0162-0134, 1873-3344, 0162-0134print), 2016; 156: 145-152.

Nardon C, Boscutti G, Dalla Via L, Ringhieri P, Di Noto V, Morelli G, Accardo A, Fregona D
CCK8 peptide-labeled Pluronic® F127 micelles as a targeted vehicle of gold-based anticancer chemotherapeutics
Medchemcomm (ISSN: 2040-2503), 2015; 6(1): 155-163.

Ringhieri P, Iannitti R, Nardon C, Palumbo R, Fregona D, Morelli G, Accardo A
Target selective micelles for bombesin receptors incorporating Au(III)-dithiocarbamato complexes
Int J Pharm (ISSN: 0378-5173, 1873-3476), 2014 Oct 1; 473(1-2): 194-202.

Accardo A, Vitiello M, Tesauro D, Galdiero M, Finamore E, Martora F, Mansi R, Ringhieri P, Morelli G
Self-assembled or mixed peptide amphiphile micelles from herpes simplex virus glycoproteins as potential immunomodulatory treatment
Int J Nanomed (ISSN: 1178-2013, 1176-9114, 1176-9114linking), 2014 May 7; 9(1): 2137-2148.

Accardo A, Ringhieri P, Szekely N, Pipich V, Luchini A, Paduano L, Tesauro D
Structural insights on nanoparticles containing gadolinium complexes as potential theranostic
Colloid Polym Sci (ISSN: 0303-402x), 2014 May; 292(5): 1121-1127.

Grasso GI, Arena G, Bellia F, Rizzarelli E, Vecchio G
Copper(II)-chelating homocarnosine glycoconjugate as a new multifunctional compound
J Chem Res (ISSN: 0162-0134, 1873-3344, 0162-0134print), 2014 Feb; 131: 56-63.

Calce E, Monfregola L, De Luca S
Synthetic Strategy to Prepare DOTA-Based Bifunctional Chelating Agent Ready to Bind Biomolecular Probes
Int J Pept Res Ther (ISSN: 1573-3149, 0929-5666), 2013 Sep; 19(3): 199-202.

Accardo A, Tesauro D, Morelli G
Peptide-based targeting strategies for simultaneous imaging and therapy with nanovectors
Polym J (ISSN: 0032-3896), 2013 May; 45(5): 481-493.

Accardo A, Mangiapia G, Paduano L, Morelli G, Tesauro D
Octreotide labeled aggregates containing platinum complexes as nanovectors for drug delivery
J Pept Sci (ISSN: 1075-2617, 1099-1387, 1075-2617print), 2013 Apr; 19(4): 190-197.

Accardo A, Mansi R, Salzano G, Morisco A, Aurilio M, Parisi A, Maione F, Cicala C, Ziaco B, Tesauro D, Aloj L, De Rosa G, Morelli G
Bombesin peptide antagonist for target-selective delivery of liposomal doxorubicin on cancer cells
Journal Of Drug Targeting (ISSN: 1061-186x), 2012 Nov 21; 21(3): 240-249.

Di Fiore A, Maresca A, Supuran CT, De Simone G
Hydroxamate represents a versatile zinc binding group for the development of new carbonic anhydrase inhibitors
Chem Commun (ISSN: 1359-7345, 1364-548x, 1364-548xelectronic), 2012; 48(70): 8838-8840.

Tornesello AL, Aurilio M, Accardo A, Tarallo L, Barbieri A, Arra C, Tesauro D, Morelli G, Aloj L
Gastrin and cholecystokinin peptide-based radiopharmaceuticals: An in vivo and in vitro comparison
J Pept Sci (ISSN: 1075-2617, 1099-1387, 1075-2617print), 2011 May; 17(5): 405-412.

Corona C, Frazzini V, Silvestri E, Lattanzio R, La Sorda R, Piantelli M, Canzoniero LM, Ciavardelli D, Rizzarelli E, Sensi SL
Effects of dietary supplementation of carnosine on mitochondrial dysfunction, amyloid pathology, and cognitive deficits in 3xTg-AD mice
Plosone (ISSN: 1932-6203, 1932-6203electronic), 2011 Mar 15; 6(3): e17971-e17971.

Accardo A, Morisco A, Palladino P, Palumbo R, Tesauro D, Morelli G
Amphiphilic CCK peptides assembled in supramolecular aggregates: Structural investigations and in vitro studies
Mol Biosyst (ISSN: 1742-206x), 2011 Mar; 7(3): 862-870.

Accardo A, Morisco A, Gianolio E, Tesauro D, Mangiapia G, Radulescu A, Brandt A, Morelli G
Nanoparticles containing octreotide peptides and gadolinium complexes for MRI applications
J Pept Sci (ISSN: 1075-2617, 1099-1387, 1075-2617print), 2011 Feb; 17(2): 154-162.

Accardo A, Morisco A, Tesauro D, Pedone C, Morelli G
Naposomes: A new class of peptide-derivatized, target-selective multimodal nanoparticles for imaging and therapeutic applications
Ther Deliv (ISSN: 2041-5990), 2011 Feb; 2(2): 235-257.

Lanza V, Bellia F, D'Agata R, Grasso G, Rizzarelli E, Vecchio G
New glycoside derivatives of carnosine and analogs resistant to carnosinase hydrolysis: synthesis and characterization of their copper(II) complexes
J Chem Res (ISSN: 1873-3344, 0162-0134, 0162-0134print), 2011 Feb; 105(2): 181-188.

Morisco A, Accardo A, Tesauro D, Palumbo R, Benedetti E, Morelli G
Peptide-labeled supramolecular aggregates as selective doxorubicin carriers for delivery to tumor cells
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2011; 96(1): 88-96.

Digilio G, Menchise V, Gianolio E, Catanzaro V, Carrera C, Napolitano R, Fedeli F, Aime S
Exofacial protein thiols as a route for the internalization of Gd(III)-based complexes for magnetic resonance imaging cell labeling
J Med Chem (ISSN: 0022-2623, 1520-4804, 0022-2623print), 2010 Jul 8; 53(13): 4877-4890.

Accardo A, Mansi R, Morisco A, Mangiapia G, Paduano L, Tesauro D, Radulescu A, Aurilio M, Aloj L, Arra C, Morelli G
Peptide modified nanocarriers for selective targeting of bombesin receptors
Mol Biosyst (ISSN: 1742-206x), 2010 May; 6(5): 878-887.

Arnesano F, Scintilla S, Calò V, Bonfrate E, Ingrosso C, Losacco M, Pellegrino T, Rizzarelli E, Natile G
Copper-triggered aggregation of ubiquitin
Plosone (ISSN: 1932-6203, 1932-6203electronic), 2009 Sep 16; 4(9): e7052-e7052.

Accardo A, Tesauro D, Aloj L, Pedone C, Morelli G
Supramolecular aggregates containing lipophilic Gd(III) complexes as contrast agents in MRI
Coord Chem Rev (ISSN: 0010-8545), 2009 Sep; 253(17-18): 2193-2213.

Accardo A, Tesauro D, Morisco A, Mangiapia G, Vaccaro M, Gianolio E, Heenan RK, Paduano L, Morelli G
Micelles obtained by aggregation of gemini surfactants containing the CCK8 peptide and a gadolinium complex
J Biol Inorg Chem (ISSN: 0949-8257, 1432-1327electronic, 0949-8257linking), 2009 May; 14(4): 587-599.

Morisco A, Accardo A, Gianolio E, Tesauro D, Benedetti E, Morelli G
Micelles derivatized with octreotide as potential target-selective contrast agents in MRI
J Pept Sci (ISSN: 1075-2617, 1099-1387, 1075-2617print), 2009 Mar; 15(3): 242-250.

Ciaccio C, Tundo GR, Grasso G, Spoto G, Marasco D, Ruvo M, Gioia M, Rizzarelli E, Coletta M
Somatostatin: a novel substrate and a modulator of insulin-degrading enzyme activity
J Mol Biol (ISSN: 1089-8638, 0022-2836, 1089-8638electronic), 2009 Feb 6; 385(5): 1556-1567.

Accardo A, Tesauro D, Morelli G, Del Pozzo L, Pedone C, Tornesello AL, Benedetti E
Supramolecular aggregates derivatized by CCK8 peptide as selective nanocarriers for drug delivery
Adv Exp Med Biol (ISSN: 0065-2598, 0065-2598print), 2009; 611: 603-604.

Vaccaro M, Mangiapia G, Accardo A, Tesauro D, Gianolio E, Frielinghaus H, Morelli G, Paduano L
Polymerized mixed aggregates containing gadolinium complex and CCK8 peptide
Colloid Polym Sci (ISSN: 0303-402x), 2008 Dec; 286(14-15): 1643-1652.

Accardo A, Tesauro D, Aloj L, Tarallo L, Arra C, Mangiapia G, Vaccaro M, Pedone C, Paduano L, Morelli G
Peptide-containing aggregates as selective nanocarriers for therapeutics
Chemmedchem (ISSN: 1860-7179, 1860-7187, 1860-7187electronic), 2008 Apr; 3(4): 594-602.

D'Andrea LD, Testa I, Panico M, Di Stasi R, Carac C, Tarallo L, Arra C, Barbieri A, Romanelli A, Aloj L
In vivo and in vitro characterization of CCK8 bearing a histidine-based chelator labeled with Tc-99m-tricarbonyl
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2008; 90(5): 707-712.

De Luca S, De Capua A, Saviano M, Della Moglie R, Aloj L, Tarallo L, Pedone C, Morelli G
Synthesis and biological evaluation of cyclic and branched peptide analogues as ligands for cholecystokinin type 1 receptor
Bioorg Med Chem (ISSN: 0968-0896, 1464-3391, 1464-3391electronic), 2007 Sep 1; 15(17): 5845-5853.

Vaccaro M, Accardo A, D'Errico G, Schillen K, Radulescu A, Tesauro D, Morelli G, Paduano L
Peptides and gd complexes containing colloidal assemblies as tumor-specific contrast agents in MRI: Physicochemical characterization
Biophysical Journal (ISSN: 0006-3495, 1542-0086), 2007 Sep; 93(5): 1736-1746.

Tesauro D, Accardo A, Gianolio E, Paduano L, Teixeira J, Schillén K, Aime S, Morelli G
Peptide derivatized lamellar aggregates as target-specific MRI contrast agents
Chembiochem (ISSN: 1439-4227, 1439-7633, 1439-7633electronic), 2007 May 25; 8(8): 950-955.

Cuzzocrea S, Genovese T, Failla M, Vecchio G, Fruciano M, Mazzon E, Di Paola R, Muià C, La Rosa C, Crimi N, Rizzarelli E, Vancheri C
Protective effect of orally administered carnosine on bleomycin-induced lung injury
Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol (ISSN: 1040-0605), 2007 May; 292(5): L1095-L1095.

Agostini S, Bolzati C, Didonè E, Cavazza-Ceccato M, Refosco F, Aloj L, Arra C, Aurilio M, Tornesello AL, Tesauro D, Morelli G
The (Tc(N)(PNP))2+ metal fragment labeled cholecystokinin-8 (CCK8) peptide for CCK-2 receptors imaging: In vitro and in vivo studies
J Pept Sci (ISSN: 1075-2617, 1099-1387, 1075-2617print), 2007 Apr; 13(4): 211-219.

Accardo A, Tesauro D, Morelli G, Gianolio E, Aime S, Vaccaro M, Mangiapia G, Paduano L, Schillén K
High-relaxivity supramolecular aggregates containing peptides and Gd complexes as contrast agents in MRI
J Biol Inorg Chem (ISSN: 0949-8257, 1432-1327electronic, 0949-8257print), 2007 Feb; 12(2): 267-276.

Accardo A, Tesauro D, Mangiapia G, Pedone C, Morelli G
Nanostructures by self-assembling peptide amphiphile as potential selective drug carriers
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2007; 88(2): 115-121.

De Luca S, Saviano M, Lassiani L, Yannakopoulou K, Stefanidou P, Aloj L, Morelli G, Varnavas A
Anthranilic acid based CCK1 receptor antagonists and CCK-8 have a common step in their "receptor desmodynamic processes"
J Med Chem (ISSN: 0022-2623, 1520-4804, 0022-2623print), 2006 Apr 20; 49(8): 2456-2462.

Roscigno P, D'Auria G, Falcigno L, D'Errico G, Paduano L
Effect of the addition of a nonionic surfactant on the complex poly(asparagine)-cationic surfactant
Langmuir (ISSN: 0743-7463), 2005 Sep 30; 21(18): 8123-8130.

De Luca S, Sanseverino M, Zocchi I, Pedone C, Morelli G, Ragone R
Receptor fragment approach to the binding between CCK8 peptide and cholecystokinin receptors: A fluorescence study on type B receptor fragment CCKB-R (352-379)
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2005 Mar; 77(4): 205-211.

Di Natale G, Impellizzeri G, Pappalardo G
Conformational properties of peptide fragments homologous to the 106-114 and 106-126 residues of the human prion protein: a CD and NMR spectroscopic study
Org Biomol Chem (ISSN: 1477-0520, 1477-0539, 1477-0539electronic), 2005 Feb 7; 3(3): 490-497.

De Luca S, Morelli G
Synthesis and characterization of a sulfated and a non-sulfated cyclic CCK8 analogue functionalized with a chelating group for metal labelling
J Pept Sci (ISSN: 1075-2617, 1099-1387, 1075-2617print), 2004 May; 10(5): 265-273.

Accardo A, Tesauro D, Roscigno P, Gianolio E, Paduano L, D'Errico G, Pedone C, Morelli G
Physicochemical Properties of Mixed Micellar Aggregates Containing CCK Peptides and Gd Complexes Designed as Tumor Specific Contrast Agents in MRI
J Am Chem Soc (ISSN: 0002-7863, 0002-2786, 1520-5126), 2004 Mar 17; 126(10): 3097-3107.

Aloj L, Caracò C, Panico M, Zannetti A, Del Vecchio S, Tesauro D, De Luca S, Arra C, Pedone C, Morelli G, Salvatore M
In vitro and in vivo evaluation of In-111-DTPAGlu-G-CCK8 for cholecystokinin-B receptor imaging
J Nucl Med (ISSN: 1535-5667, 0161-5505, 1535-5667electronic), 2004 Mar; 45(3): 485-494.

Aloj L, Panico M, Caraco C, Del Vecchio S, Arra C, Affuso A, Accardo A, Mansi R, Tesauro D, De Luca S, Pedone C, Visentin R, Mazzi U, Morelli G, Salvatore M
In vitro and in vivo characterization of Indium-111 and Technetium-99m labeled CCK-8 derivatives for CCK-B receptor imaging
Cancer Biotherapy And Radiopharmaceuticals (ISSN: 1084-9785, 1084-4978), 2004 Feb; 19(1): 93-98.

Mangiapia G, Accardo A, Celso FL, Tesauro D, Morelli G, Radulescu A, Paduano L
Mixed micelles composed of peptides and gadolinium complexes as tumor-specific contrast agents in MRI: A sans study
J Phys Chem B (ISSN: 1520-6106, 1520-5207, 1520-5207electronic), 2004; 108(45): 17611-17617.

Mansi R, Tesauro D, De Capua A, Fattorusso R, Carac C, Aloj L, Benedetti E, Morelli G
Peptide-chelating agent conjugate for selective targeting of somatostatin receptor type 1: Synthesis and characterization
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2004; 76(6): 527-534.

De Luca S, Ragone R, Bracco C, Digilio G, Tesauro D, Saviano M, Pedone C, Morelli G
The role of segment 32-47 of cholecystokinin receptor type A in CCK8 binding: Synthesis, nuclear magnetic resonance, circular dichroism and fluorescence studies
J Pept Sci (ISSN: 1075-2617, 1099-1387, 1075-2617print), 2003 Mar; 9(3): 156-169.

Morelli G, De Luca S, Tesauro D, Saviano M, Pedone C, Dolmella A, Visentin R, Mazzi U
CCK8 peptide derivatized with diphenylphosphine for rhenium labelling: Synthesis and molecular mechanics calculations
J Pept Sci (ISSN: 1075-2617, 1099-1387, 1075-2617print), 2002 Jul; 8(7): 373-381.

Aloj L, Panico M, Caracó C, Zannetti A, Del Vecchio S, Di Nuzzo C, Arra C, Morelli G, Tesauro D, De Luca S, Pedone C, Salvatore M
Radiolabeling approaches for cholecystokinin B receptor imaging
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2002; 66(6): 370-380.

Aloj L, Zannetti A, Caraco C, Del Vecchio S, Tasauro D,  De Luca S, Brunetti A, Aime S, Morelli G, Pedone C
Characterization of 111In labeled CCK8 peptide coupled to a novel DTPA-like derivative in CCK-B receptor overexpressing cells
Eur J Nucl Med (ISSN: 0340-6997, 1619-7070, 1619-7089), 2001 Sep; 28(8): N/D-N/D.

De Luca S, Tesauro D, Di Lello P, Fattorusso R, Saviano M, Pedone C, Morelli G
Synthesis and solution characterization of a porphyrin-CCK8 conjugate
J Pept Sci (ISSN: 1075-2617, 1099-1387, 1075-2617print), 2001 Jul; 7(7): 386-394.

Ragone R, De Luca S, Tesauro D, Pedone C, Morelli G
Fluorescence studies on the binding between 1-47 fragment of cholecystokinin receptor CCKA-R(1-47) and nonsulfated cholecystokinin octapeptide CCK8
Biopolymers (ISSN: 0006-3525, 0006-6352, 0006-3525print), 2000; 56(1): 47-53.