Our Publications


1. Nunzio Cennamo, Laura Pasquardini, Francesco Arcadio, Lia E. Vanzetti, Alessandra Maria Bossi & Luigi Zeni, “D-shaped plastic optical fibre aptasensor for fast thrombin detection in nanomolar range”, Scientific Reports, volume 9, 18740 (2019) https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-019-55248-x


1. Chiappini, A., Pasquardini, L., Bossi, A.M., “Molecular imprinted polymers coupled to photonic structures in biosensors: The state of art”. Sensors, 2020, 20 (18), pp. 1-23, 5069 https://doi.org/10.3390/s20185069
2. Book Chapter 5 “3-D photonic crystals, inverse opals” from Maurizio Ferrari in “Sol-Gel Derived Optical and Photonic Materials 1st Edition”, Editors: Rui Almeida Alessandro Martucci Luis Santos Rocío Estefanía Rojas Hernández.
Paperback ISBN: 9780128180198, Imprint: Woodhead Publishing, Published Date: 25th November 2020 https://www.elsevier.com/books/sol-gel-derived-optical-and-photonic-materials/almeida/978-0-12-818019-8


1. Laura Pasquardini, Nunzio Cennamo, Giuseppe Malleo, Lia Vanzetti, Luigi Zeni, Deborah Bonamini, Roberto Salvia, Claudio Bassi and Alessandra Maria Bossi. A Surface Plasmon Resonance Plastic Optical Fiber Biosensor for the Detection of Pancreatic Amylase in Surgically-Placed Drain Effluent. Sensors 2021, 21(10), 3443; https://doi.org/10.3390/s21103443
2. Book Chapter “The search for peptide epitopes for molecular imprinting through bioinformatics.” Alessandra Maria Bossi and Laura Pasquardini in Molecularly Imprinted Polymers, Methods and Protocols, Editors: Martín-Esteban, Antonio (Ed.) Springer US 2359 https://www.springer.com/gp/book/9781071616284
3. Nunzio Cennamo, Laura Pasquardini, Francesco Arcadio, Lorenzo Lunelli, Lia Vanzetti, Vincenzo Carafa, Lucia Altucci, and Luigi Zeni. SARS-CoV-2 spike protein detection through a plasmonic D-shaped plastic optical fiber aptasensor.
Talanta 2021 Volume 233, 122532, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.talanta.2021.122532
4. Laura Pasquardini and Alessandra Maria Bossi. Molecularly imprinted polymers by epitope imprinting: a journey from molecular interactions to the available bioinformatics resources to scout for epitope templates. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 2021, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00216-021-03409-1
5. Pasquardini, L.; Cennamo, N.; Zeni, L. Aptamer-Based Plasmonic Plastic Optical Fiber Biosensors: A Focus on Relevant Applications. Eng. Proc. 2021, 11, 19. https://doi.org/10.3390/ASEC2021-11158
6. Nunzio Cennamo, Girolamo D’Agostino, Laura Pasquardini, Francesco Arcadio, Chiara Perri, Nicola Coppola, Italo Francesco Angelillo, Lucia Altucci, Francesco Di Marzo, Eva Maria Parisio, Giulio Camarlinghi, Luigi Zeni.
(INVITED) Quantitative detection of SARS-CoV-2 virions in aqueous mediums by IoT optical fiber sensors. Results in Optics 5 (2021) 100177


1. Pasquardini, L; Cennamo, N; Arcadio, F; Zeni. A Review of Apta-POF-Sensors: The Successful Coupling between Aptamers and Plastic Optical Fibers for Biosensing Applications. Applied Science, 2022, 12,9. DOI:10.3390/app12094584


1. Pitruzzella, R.; Rovida, R.; Perri, C.; Chiodi, A.; Arcadio, F.; Cennamo, N.; Pasquardini, L.; Vanzetti, L.; Fedrizzi, M.; Zeni, L.; et al. Polymer Doping as a Novel Approach to Improve the Performance of Plasmonic Plastic Optical Fibers Sensors. Sensors 2023, 23, 5548. DOI:10.3390/ s23125548

2. Laura Pasquardini, Lia Vanzetti, Roberto Canteri, Nunzio Cennamo, Francesco Arcadio, Chiara Perri, Girolamo D’Agostino, Rosalba Pitruzzella, Riccardo Rovida, Alessandro Chiodi, Luigi Zeni. Optimization of the immunorecognition layer towards Brucella sp. on gold surface for SPR platform. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 231 (2023) 113577. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.colsurfb.2023.113577

3. Laura Pasquardini, Nunzio Cennamo, Francesco Arcadio, Chiara Perri, Alessandro Chiodi , Girolamo D’agostino, Luigi Zeni. Immuno‑SPR biosensor for the detection of Brucella abortus. Scientific Reports (2023) 13:22832. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-023-50344-5


1. Alessia Cossettini, Laura Pasquardini, Antonello Romani, Aldo Feriani,
Debora Pinamonti, Marisa Manzano. Computational aptamer design for spike
glycoprotein (S) (SARS CoV‑2) detection with an electrochemical aptasensor. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology (2024) 108:259. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00253-024-13066-w