Prof.

SONVICO Fabio

Professore di II fascia
Settore scientifico disciplinare
FARMACEUTICO TECNOLOGICO APPLICATIVO (CHIM/09)
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Fabio SONVICO (9 December 1974)

Citizenship: Italian

Tel.    ++39-0521-906282

Fax.    ++61-0521-905006

E-mail :    fabio.sonvico@unipr.it

 

 

Bibliometry at the 29th of February 2024, source Scopus 

 

Documents: 134

 

Citations: 4278 (31.9 citations/document) 

 

h-index: 34

 

 

Education

 

2004                French Ph.D. degree in Pharmaceutical Technology and                             Physico-chemistry

                Italian Ph.D. degree in Biopharmaceutics and                                     Pharmacokinetics

2000                Attribution of the equivalence of the Italian Master’s Degree with                 the French Diplome d’Etudes Avancés (DEA).

2000-2003            Università degli Studi di Parma - Université de Paris Sud co-tutorial Ph.D. research project in Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics : 

“Functionalised metallic nanoparticles for the treatment of solid tumours” 

Tutors Prof. P.Colombo (Italy), Prof. P.Couvreur (France)

2000                Italian national qualification as Pharmacist (Pharm.D.)

1993-1999            Laurea (equivalent Master’s Degree) in Chemistry and                             Pharmaceutical Technologies, Università degli Studi di Pavia                        (Italy).

Experimental project carried out in Bayer laboratories in Garbagnate Milanese (Italy): 

“Applications on Near Infrared Spectroscopy to Quality Control of solid pharmaceutical dosage forms” 

Tutors Prof. C.Caramella,  Dr. A.Schiavi (BAYER)

1988-1993            Secondary school: Liceo Classico “T.Gallio”, Como (Italy)

 

 

Professional Experience

 

2014                Associate Professor at the Department of Pharmacy of the University of Parma (Italy)

2012                Senior Lecturer in Pharmaceutics at UTS Graduate School of Health - Discipline of Pharmacy, University of Technology Sydney (Australia)

2005                Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Parma (Italy)

2004                Senior Researcher at the National Institute for the Physics of the Matter (INFM), Research Unit of Parma, on the project: “Development of biopolymeric nanosystems suitable for the controlled delivery of drugs”

March-July 1999        Apprenticeship at PH-Quality Assurance

                BAYER - Garbagnate milanese (Italy)

 

Continuous Education and Qualification

    

2018-2022            Conftributor to the post-graduate European Master course                             NANOMED with a lecture on “Pulmonary and nasal delivery of                     nano medicines”

2018                Conftributor to the post-graduate course on “Micro/nano                             tecnologías aplicadas a la vectorización de fármacos y/o                             moléculas bioactivas” organised by the Faculty of Chemistry                         Sciences of the Universidade Nacional de Cordoba (Argentina)

                26th EAFP Annual Conference “Pharmacy education: towards                     pharmaceutical sciences”, Parma, Italy

                FIP Programme “Pharmacists’role in immunisation - Advocacy                     approaches”, Amsterdam, Netherlands

2017                ULLA Summer School - Organizer of a one-day course on                             “Nanomedicine for skin and mucosal application: local and                             systemic delivery”, Leuven, Belgium 

2013                The Woolcock Think Tank 2013, Sydney, Australia.

2012                6th Alzheimer & Parkinson’s Disease Symposium, Brain                             and Mind Institute, Camperdown, NSW, Australia

2011                ULLA Summer School - Organizer of a one-day course on                             “Site-specific drug delivery to the GI tract”, Parma, Italy

                Workshop “Novel pharmaceutical technologies: from university                     labs to the pharma industries”, Parma, Italy 

                Seminar “Innovative Drug Delivery Systems” Basel, Switzerland

2010                Congress “Lactose as carrier for inhalation products”, Parma,                     Italy

2009                Workshop “Giornata di studio con aggiornamento regolatorio                         per studi clinici di Fase 1” I.P.A.S., Ligornetto, Switzerland

                Workshop on “Quality by Design: Theory and tools made easy”                      University of Parma, Italy

2007                Workshop on Bioencapsulation and COST865 meeting, Lisbon, Portugal

2006                Aitun, AAPS Italian Student Chapter Workshop, “Pharmaceutical nanotechnology” – Università di Ferrara, Italy

2005                 CRS Italian Chapter Workshop on “Controlled release of oral therapeutics” – Università degli Studi di Pavia, Italy

2004                Socrates course on Innovative therapeutics: from molecules to medicines – Università degli Studi di Parma, Italy

2003                3rd Ph.D. School on “Polymers of pharmaceutical interest” – Università della Calabria, Arcavacata di Rende, Italy

2003                Workshop on “Nanohybrids” – Carry Le Rouet, France

2002                4th International Intensive Course and Workshop on Cell Culture                 and in vitro Models for Drug Absorption and Delivery – Saarland                 Universität, Saarbrucken, Germany

2001                1st Socrates Course on Innovative therapeutics: from molecules to drugs – Université de Paris Sud, Paris, France

 

 

Awards and Appointments

 

In 2000, he was awarded with a grant for France-Italy cotutorial Ph.D. thesis by the Italian Minster for Instruction, University and Research and with a Socrates/Erasmus Scholarship.

 

In 2003, the French Assotiation for Cancer Research (ARC) has awarded me a grant to complete my doctoral studies.

 

For his Ph.D. thesis he received the 2nd Prix de These of the University of Paris Sud in 2004.

 

He received the Best Poster Prize at the 15th International Symposium of Microencapsulation in 2005.

 

In July 2006, Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs fully funded him as Visiting Researcher at the Universidad Nacional de Cordoba, Argentina.

 

In 2007, he has been appointed as reviewer of medicinal products Common Technical Document for the Italian Medicines Agency (AIFA).

 

In the years 2011 and 2012, he has been consultant for the veterinary company IZO (Brescia, Italy) and wrote two product monographs.

 

In 2010, he has been appointed Reviewer in the evaluation committee Nanoscience for the Agence National de Recherche (ANR), France.

 

In 2010, he has been invited by the Malaysian National Pharmaceutical Control Bureau (NPCB) to provide a lecture on “Advances in drug delivery: Nanotechnologies”.

 

In 2010, he has been appointed by the Malaysian Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation as panel reviewer for the post-evaluation of R&D initiative projects.

 

In 2011, he has been appointed by the Malaysian Ministry of Science as panel reviewer during the workshop on international biotechnology R&D collaboration and best practices.

 

In 2008, 2009 and 2012 he has been fully funded as Invited Professor at the Faculty of Pharmacy/ Institute of Pharmaceutical and Biological Sciences, University of Lyon 1 (France).

 

In 2012, he received the UTS Early Career Researcher Grant and he has been accepted as visiting scientist at the Australian National Measurement Institute (Lindfield, Australia).

 

In 2013, he has been appointed as member of the Institutional Biosafety Committee of the University of Technology Sydney.

 

In 2013, he has been appointed Reviewer for the evaluation of a research project by the British Bioscience Research Council (BBSRC), UK.

 

In 2015, he joined the Interdepartmental Centre for Innovation in Health Products, Biopharmanet - TEC (Parma, Italy).

 

In 2015, he has been appointed as a member of the the Executive Committee of the II Level Master in Pharmaceutical Technology and Regulatory Affairs organised by the Department of Pharmacy of the University of Parma (Italy)

 

In 2015, he started a project in collaboration with the Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil) funded by the CNPq entitled “Surface-modified nanocapsules for the nasal delivery of poorly soluble drugs: a strategy to treat neurodegenerative diseases” - Founding by CNPq-Brazil Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, number PVE 401196/2014-3”

 

In 2015, he has been appointed Quality Assurance Responsible for the Chemistry and         Pharmaceutical Technology course of University of Parma (Italy) 

 

In 2016, he has been nominated Representative for the University of Parma in the Board     of Directors of the National Interuniversity Consortium for Innovative             Pharmaceutical Technologies - TEFARCO Innova. He served as Vice Director of the Consortium until the end of 2019.

 

In 2016, he has been elected to serve as Member of the Executive Committee and Treasurer for the European Federation for Pharmaceutical Sciences (EUFEPS), position that was reconfirmed twice in 2018 and 2020.

 

In 2017, scientific accreditation as Full Professor from the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR)

 

In 2017, he has been selected as Expert for the Evaluation of 2017 Grant funding by the Republic of Kazakhstan National Center of Science and Technology Evaluation (NCSTE)

 

In 2019 and 2024 he has served as Scientific Expert for the evaluation panel panel “CE18 - Innovation biomédicale”  of the Agence National de Recherche (ANR), France.

 

In 2020, he has been nominated Delegate of the Head of Food and Drug Department of University of Parma for Internationalization.

 

In 2020, he has been nominated in the University Committee for Advancement on Teaching and member of the Department Presidium on Quality.

 

In 2020 and 2022, he was selected as evaluator for Grants & Fellowships Calls of Belgium             Fund for Scientific Research - FNRS 

 

Since November 2021 he is member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the company Polyrizon (Israel, https://polyrizon-biotech.com).

 

 In 2022, he has served as scientific projects evaluator of for Czech Science Foundation,             GAČR. 

 

 In 2023, he has served as scientific projects evaluator of for Croatian Science Foundation,             HRZZ. 

 

In 2024, he has served as evaluator for the Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust Fellowships.

 

 

 

 

Language Skills

 

ItaIian        Mother tongue

English    Fluent

French    Fluent

German    Beginner level

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Competitive Grants and Research Contracts

 

Italian Association for Cancer Research (AIRC) - Targeting Cancer Stem Cells niche for

glioblastoma chemotherapy and radiotherapy (2020-2025, Grant# 22873). Sonvico Team

Member. EUR 502,000

 

Micro4Nano - Multifunctional nanocarriers for nonlinear microscopy: new tools for biology and medicine 2021-10 to 2025-09, European Commission (Bruxelles, BE), Horizon2020 MSCA-RISE GRANT_NUMBER: 101007804 

 

Surface-modified nanocapsules for the nasal delivery of poorly soluble drugs: a strategy to treat neurodegenerative diseases 2014-01 to 2018-12, Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico (Brasilia, BR), Science without Borders, Special Investigator Personal Grant, GRANT_NUMBER: PVE 401196/2014-3 

 

Tamoxifen loaded nano- and microparticles, and agglomerates of them, for the oral treatment of breast cancer 2007-02 to 2009-03 | Grant Ministero dell’Istruzione, dell’Università e della Ricerca (Roma, IT), PRIN 2006, GRANT_NUMBER: 2006031753_001 

 

He is consulting and carrying out contract research projects for a number of companies developing medicinal products and devices, such as Chiesi Pharmaceuticals, IBSA, Menarini, OP Pharma, Aptar Pharma, Nanopharm just to mention a few. This activity amounted to a cumulative figure of more than 250 K€ in the last three years.Congress Activities

Published Proceedings

1)    Jimenez-Kairuz A., Bettini R., Sonvico F., Colombo P.

    A new gastroretentive dosage form: floating Dome Matrix. Formulation and in vitro release studies of riboflavin.

    The AAPS Journal. 2005; 7(S2), 1650.

    2005 AAPS Annual Meeting, 6-10 November 2005, Nashville, USA

 

2)    Como C., Sonvico F., Rossi A., Corradini E., Colombo P.

    Influence of tamoxifen citrate loading on lecithin/chitosan nanoparticles

    The AAPS Journal. 2006; 8(S2) 2740.

2006 AAPS Annual Meeting, October 29 - November 2, 2006, San Antonio, USA

 

3)    Losi E., Jimenez-Kairuz A., Strusi O.L., Sonvico F., Colombo G., Bettini R., Colombo     P.

Dome Matrix® technology : effect of drug solubility on release kinetics of swellable delivery modules

The AAPS Journal. 2006; 8(S2) 1625.

2006 AAPS Annual Meeting, October 29 - November 2, 2006, San Antonio, USA

 

4)    Colombo G., Gallina L., Sonvico F., Colombo P., Bortolotti F., Menegatti E., Scatturin     A., Scagliarini A.

Biohadesive sucralfate gel based suspension containing cidofovir for spray treatment of viral infections in lamb and sheep

The AAPS Journal. 2006; 8(S2) 2029.

2006 AAPS Annual Meeting, October 29 - November 2, 2006, San Antonio, USA

 

5)    Rossi A., Colombo P., Sonvico F., Colombo G., Buttini F., Russo P.

Agglomerates of morphine microcrystals for nasal or buccal admnistration

The AAPS Journal. 2006; 8(S2) 1359.

2006 AAPS Annual Meeting, October 29 - November 2, 2006, San Antonio, USA

 

6)    Colombo P., Rossi A., Russo P., Sonvico F., Colombo G., Buttini F.

    Nasal powders of morphine microcrystal agglomerates

    in Respiratory Drug Delivery X - Biological, Pharmaceutical, Clinical and Regulatory Issues Relating to Optimized Drug Delivery by Aerosol, Davis Healthcare International Publishing, River Grove, IL (USA), pp. 885-887 (2006) 

    ISBN: 1-930114-97-4

    Respiratory Drug Delivery X, 23 – 27 April 2006, Boca Raton, USA

 

7)    Colombo G., Russo P., Sonvico F., Ferraro, L., Bortolotti F.

Soft chimera agglomerates for desmopression nasal administration : an in vitro and in vivo study

Acta Pharmaceutica Sciencia. 2007; 29(S) 17.

The 5th International Postgraduate Research Symposium on Pharmaceutics IPORSIP – 2007, September 13-15, 2007, Istanbul, Turkey

 

8)    Sonvico F., Colombo G., Gallina L., Bortolotti F., Colombo P., Menegatti E.,                 Scagliarini A.

Use of Sucralfate Gel as a Vehicle for Topical Administration of the Antiviral Drug Cidofovir

The AAPS Journal. 2007; 9(S2), 1881.

2007 AAPS Annual Meeting, November 11-15, 2007, San Diego, USA

 

9)    Buttini F., Vitale A., Rossi A., Sonvico F., Colombo P.

High Respirable Insulin Dry Powder for Pulmonary Administration

The AAPS Journal. 2007; 9(S2), 1905.

2007 AAPS  Annual Meeting, November 11-15, 2007, San Diego, USA

 

10)    Raffin R., Colombo P., Sonvico F., Rossi A., Pohlmann A., Gutierrez S.

Preparation and Characterization of a Pantoprazole New Drug Delivery System for Oral Administration Based on Soft Agglomerates

The AAPS Journal. 2007; 9(S2), 782.

2007 AAPS  Annual Meeting, November 11-15, 2007, San Diego, USA

 

11)    Strusi O. L., Sonvico F., Rossi A., Bettini R., Majori G., Colombo P.

Clindamycin-Artesunate Combined Multi-Kinetics Drug Delivery System for Malaria Therapy

The AAPS Journal. 2007; 9(S2), 2015.

2007 AAPS  Annual Meeting, November 11-15, 2007, San Diego, USA

 

12)    Como C., Sonvico F., Rossi A., Corradini E., Colombo P.

Lecithin/Chitosan Based Nanosystem for Tamoxifen Citrate Oral Delivery

The AAPS Journal. 2007; 9(S2), 757.

2007 AAPS  Annual Meeting, November 11-15, 2007, San Diego, USA

 

13)    Colombo G., Russo P., Sonvico F., Hesse E., Ferraro, L., Dalpiaz A., Bortolotti F.

In vitro and in vivo study of a desmopressin nasal powder

in RDD Europe 2007 - Respiratory Drug Delivery, Davis Healthcare International Publishing, River Grove, IL (USA), pp. 345-348 (2007) 

    ISBN: 1-933722-07-X

RDD Europe 2007, April 17-20, 2007, Paris, France

 

14)    Ampollini L., Sonvico F., Bilancia R., Cavazzoni A., Barbieri S., Petronini P.G.,                 Cantoni A.M., Fusari A., Rusca M., Carbognani P.

    Intrapleural adjuvant treatment of mesothelioma: the combination of cisplatin-                pemetrexed in a rat tumor model: a preliminary study

    Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery. 2009; 9(S1), S1.

    17th European Conference on General Thoracic Society, 31 May - 3 June 2009,             Krakow, Poland

 

15)    Miozzi M., Colombo P., Sonvico F., Buttini F.

    Novel ciprofloxacin dry powders for pulmonary administration

    The AAPS Journal. 2009; 11(S2), 897.

    2009 AAPS Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, USA, 8-12 November 2009.

 

16)    Conti C., Bardini B., Colombo P., Scarpignato C., Sonvico F., Rossi A.

    Assembled delivery modules for clarithromycin release in Helicobacter Pylori             therapy

    The AAPS Journal. 2009; 11(S2), 3104.

    2009 AAPS Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, USA, 8-12 November 2009.

 

17)    Ampollini L., Sonvico F., Bilancia R., Cavazzoni A., Barbieri S., Petronini P.G.,                 Cantoni A.M., Fusari A., Rusca M., Carbognani P.

    Intrapleural adjuvant treatment of mesothelioma the combination of cisplatin-                pemetrexed in a rat tumor model

    Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery. 2010; 10(S1), S22.

    18th European Conference on General Thoracic Society, 30 May - 2 June 2010,             Valladolid, Spain

 

18)    Barbieri S., Savi R., Sonvico F., Mazzaferro S., Bouchemal K., Ponchel G.,                Colombo P.

    Tamoxifen loaded auto-assembled nanoparticles: cytotoxicity and intestinal                 permeability

    The AAPS Journal. 2010; 12(S2), R6105.

    2010 FIP Pharmaceutical Sciences World Congress, AAPS Meeting 2010, New             Orleans, USA, 14-18 November 2010.

 

19)    Galligioni V., Scagliarini A., Lorenzini L., Giuliani A., Zironi E., Pagliuca G., Calzà L.,         Colombo P., Sonvico F., Menegatti E., Colombo G.

    Nose-to-brain delivery of ribavirin (RBV) for the treatment of viral encephalitis

    The AAPS Journal. 2010; 12(S2), M1067.

    2010 FIP Pharmaceutical Sciences World Congress, AAPS Meeting 2010, New             Orleans, USA, 14-18 November 2010.

 

20)    Buttini F., Cuoghi E., Miozzi M., Rossi A., Sonvico F., Colombo P. 

    Insulin Spray-Dried     Powder and Smoothed Lactose: A New Formulation Strategy             for Nasal and Pulmonary Delivery in Respiratory Drug Delivery 2012 (2012), Vol 3,         pp 835-840. ISBN: 1-933722-59-2.

    Respiratory Drug Delivery 2012, Phoenix, USA, 13-17 May 2012.

 

21)    Sonvico F, Ampollini L, Carbognani P, Colombo P

    Polymer films for the locoregional delivery of anticancer drugs in lung tumors

    Pharm Anal Acta. 2013; 4(2), 63.

3rd International Conference and Exhibition on Pharmaceutics & Novel Drug Delivery Systems, Chicago/Northbrook (USA), 8-10 April 2013

 

22)    Di Bari M.T., Padula C., Santi P., Sonvico F., Barbieri S., Chiapponi C., Ollivier J.,             Deriu A. 

    Dynamics of Water and Small Molecules in Bioadhesive Polymer Films

    J Phys Soc Jpn 82 (2013) SA021 (8 pages)

    Joint 10th International Conference on Quasielastic Neutron Scattering and 5th             Workshop on Inelastic Neutron Spectrometers (QENS 2012 / WINS 2012)

    Nikko Sogo Kaikan (Japan), 30 September - 4 October 2012.

 

23)    Pozzoli M., Sonvico F. , Smith T., Zhu B., Traini D., Young P.M.

    Evaluation OF PARTICLE SIZE DISTRIBUTION OF A COMMERCIAL NASAL POWDER DRUG             DELIVERY DEVICE

    J Aerosol Med Pulmo Drug Deliv (2104) 127(6):A7-A8. 

    ISAM and Woolcock 2014 Joint Conference and Workshop

    Translating Advances in Understanding Lung Disease into Innovative Inhaled             Therapeutics

    Sydney, Australia, September 25–26, 2014 

 

24)    Pozzoli M., Sonvico F., Ong H.X., Traini D., Bebawy M., Young P.M. 

    Optimization of RPMI 2650 Cells as a Model for Nasal Mucosa 

    in Respiratory Drug Delivery 2014 (2014), Vol 3, pp 739-742. ISBN: 1-933722-79-7.

    Respiratory Drug Delivery 2014, Fajardo, Puerto Rico, 4-8 May 2014.

 

25)    Balducci A.G., Belotti S., Zhu B., Di Cuia M., Frascio D., Sonvico F., Bettini R.,                 Colombo P., Buttini F.

    Influence of Sodium Stearate on Amikacin Dry Powder Inhaler for the Treatment of         Cystic Fibrosis Patients with Pseudomonas Aeruginosa Lung Infections

    in Respiratory Drug Delivery Europe 2015 (2015), Vol 2, pp 507-510. 

    ISBN: 1-933722-79-7.

    Respiratory Drug Delivery Europe 2015, Nice, France, 5-8 May 2015.

 

26)    Pozzoli M., Cattaneo S., Zhu B., Traini D., Young P.M., Sonvico F.

    Validation of a Novel Apparatus for Deposition Studies of Nasal Products

    in Respiratory Drug Delivery Europe 2015 (2015), Vol 2, pp 537-541. 

    ISBN: 1-933722-79-7.

    Respiratory Drug Delivery Europe 2015, Nice, France, 5-8 May 2015

 

27)    Pozzoli M., Onog H.X., Sonvico F., Young P.M., Traini D. 

    Transport of Beclometasone Dipropionate across RPMI 2650 Model of Nasal                 Epithelium: Evaluation of Two Different Approaches to Drug Delivery In Respiratory         Drug Delivery Europe 2016 (2016), Vol 3, pp 607-610. ISBN: 1-933722-96-7.

 

28)    Sonvico F., Ampollini L., Carbognani P., Colombo P.

    Development of an orphan drug medicinal product for the treatment of malignant             mesothelioma

    Acta Pharmaceutica Hungarica, (2017) 87 (3-4) 117 

    Book of Abstracts - 7th BBBB International congress on Pharmaceutical Sciences,         Balatonfüred, 5-7 October 2017

 

29)    Sonvico F., Rizzi A., Rossi A., Motta S., Cavatorta F., Santi P., Deriu A., Colombo P.

Progesterone loading in lecithin/chitosan nanoparticles for transmucosal delivery

    The AAPS Journal. 2005; 7(S2), 1325.

    2005 AAPS Annual Meeting, 6-10 November 2005, Nashville, USA

 

30)    Russo P. Colombo P. Bettini R. Sonvico F. Buttini F. Chimeral agglomerates of microparticles for nasal administration of analgesic powders

    in Respiratory Drug Delivery IX - Biological, Pharmaceutical, Clinical and Regulatory     Issues Relating to Optimized Drug Delivery by Aerosol, Davis Healthcare                 International Publishing, River Grove, IL (USA), pp. 817-820 (2004) 

    ISBN: 1-930114-65-6

    Respiratory Drug Delivery IX, 25-29 April 2004, Palm Desert, USA

 

31)   Cagnani A., Sonvico F., Colombo P., Bettini R., Alonso M.J., Colombo G., Rossi A.

    Chimerical agglomerates of lecithin/chitosan nanoparticles for powder nasal delivery

    The AAPS Journal. 2004; 6(S1), 1190.

    2004 AAPS Annual Meeting, 7-11 November 2004, Baltimore, USA.

 

32)    Sonvico F., Mornet S., Dubernet C., Appel M., Chacun H., Jaillard D., Degrouard J., Hoebecke J., Duguet E., Colombo P., Couvreur P.

    Folate targeted nanohybrids for the treatment of solid tumors

    The AAPS Journal. 2003; 5(S1), 796.

    AAPS 2003 Annual meeting, 26-30 October 2003, Salt Lake City, USA.

 

33)    Caliceti P., Salmaso S., Carofiglio T., Fornasier R., Sonvico F., Couvreur P., Hoebeke J.

New cyclodextrin bioconjugates for active drug targeting

    Controlled Release Society 30th Annual Meeting, Glasgow, Scotland, 19 – 23 July 2003

 

34)    Clementino A., Pozzoli M., Botti E., Sonvico F.

    Lecithin/Chitosan-based Nanoparticles for the Nasal Delivery of Statins: Enzyme-Trigger Controlled Release and Cellular Transport 

    in Respiratory Drug Delivery 2018 - Biological, Pharmaceutical, Clinical and Regulatory     Issues Relating to Optimized Drug Delivery by Aerosol, Davis Healthcare International Publishing, River Grove, IL (USA), pp. 589-593 (2018) 

    ISBN:     978-1-942911-26-5

    Respiratory Drug Delivery 2018, 22-26 April 2018, Tucson, Arizona,  USA

 

35)    Rossi I., Buttini F., Affaticati F., Sonvico F., Pieroni M., Bettini R.

    Sodium Hyaluronate Microparticles for Pulmonary Delivery of Anti-mycobacterial Drugs

    in Respiratory Drug Delivery 2018 - Biological, Pharmaceutical, Clinical and Regulatory     Issues Relating to Optimized Drug Delivery by Aerosol, Davis Healthcare International Publishing, River Grove, IL (USA), pp. 595-599 (2018) 

    ISBN:     978-1-942911-26-5

    Respiratory Drug Delivery 2018, 22-26 April 2018, Tucson, Arizona,  USA

 

    

 

 

 

 

Congress Communications

Rossi I., Buttini F., Sonvico F., Spagnoli G., Cavazzini D., Bolchi A., Stellari F., Ottonello S. ,Bettini R. 

    In vivo immunization via intratracheal administration using a novel antigen against         Human papillomavirus formulated as spray dried powder.

    46th Annual Meeting and Exposition of Controlled Release Society (CRS), 21-24             July 2019,Valencia (Spain). 

 

Quarta E, Colombo P, Sonvico F, Bettini R, Barocelli E, Flammini E, Tognolini M, Grandi A, Giorgio C, Ecennaro S, Chierici V, Buttini F

    Pulmonary administration of a novel insulin powder in comparison of Afrezza

    EUFEPS Annual Meeting, Francoforte (Germania), 6-8 Marzo 2019

    

Rossi I,  Buttini F, Sonvico F, Spagnoli G, Cavazzini D, Bolchi A, Cescatti M, Calzà L, Ottonello S, Bettini R

    In vitro comparison of inhalable spray dried microparticles of a new antigen against Human Papilloma virus antigen coated with different agents

    EUFEPS Annual Meeting, Francoforte (Germania), 6-8 Marzo 2019

 

Richter Vaz G, Lima Dora C, Sonvico F, Pescina S, Nicoli S

    Development of nanoemulsions containing curcumin and quercetin for the intranasal treatment of neurodegenerative diseases

    EUFEPS Annual Meeting, Francoforte (Germania), 6-8 Marzo 2019

 

Del Favero E, Sonvico F, Di Cola E, Brocca P, Rondelli V, Sandri G, Cantu' L

Structural characterization of Nanoparticles for drug delivery: tuning nanostructure and mucus interaction

2019 ECIS -The European Colloid and Interface Society, Leuven (Belgium) 8-13 Settembre 2019 

 

Romana B., Mason A.F., Thordarson P., Sonvico F., Prestidge C.A.

    Hybrid nanovectors for oral delivery of poorly water soluble drugs 

    6th International Nanomedicine Conference, 6 - 8 July 2015, Crowne Plaza Hotel         at Coogee Beach, Sydney (Australia)

 

Pozzoli M., Sonvico F., Smith T., Zhu B., Traini D., Young P.M.

    Evaluation of particle size distribution of a commercial nasal powder drug delivery         device.

    ISAM & Woolcock 2014, 25-26 September 2014, Woolcock Medical Institute,                  Sydney (Australia)

 

Sonvico F, Garrastazu G., Batger M. Simvastatin-loaded chitosan nanocapsules for an innovative administration of statins. 5th FIP Pharmaceutical Sciences World Congress (PSWC). 13- 16 April 2014, Melbourne (Australia).

 

Colombo G, Bortolotti F, Sonvico F, Balducci AG, Rossi A, Colombo P, Buttini F. In vitro transport studies across excised nasal mucosa for three drug candidates to nose-to-brain delivery. 5th FIP Pharmaceutical Sciences World Congress (PSWC). 13- 16 April 2014, Melbourne (Australia).

 

Pozzoli M., Sonvico F., Smith T., Zhu B., Traini D., Young P.M.

    Evaluation of particle size distribution of a commercial nasal powder drug delivery         device.

    Drug Delivery Australia 2013, 24-25 October 2013, Woolcock Medical Institute,                  Sydney

 

Sonvico F., Coleman V., Traini D., Young P.M.

    TG-IR analysis of decomposition products of salbutamol sulfate

    Drug Delivery Australia 2013, 24-25 October 2013, Woolcock Medical Institute,                  Sydney

 

Barbieri S., Sonvico F., Como C., Colombo P., Zani F., Buttini F., Bettini R., Rossi 

A., Colombo G.

Lecithin/chitosan autoassembled nanoparticles for oral administration of tamoxifen citrate.

19th International Symposium on Microencapsulation, 9-11 September 2013, Pamplona, Spain

 

Ahmad Fisol F.A., Sonvico F., Colombo P., Al-Ashraf Abdullah A., Abd Wahab H., Abd                 Maijid M.I.

    Production and development op poly(3HB-co-4HB) nano particles for the delivery of     docetaxel

    Formula VII, 1-4 July 2013, Universite’ de Haute Alsace, Mulhouse, France

 

Mercuri S., Strusi O.L., Sonvico F., Rossi A., Colombo P.

    Dome Matrix modular assembled system for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease

    2nd Conference Innovation in Drug Delivery: from preformulation to the                     development through innovative evaluation process, Aix-en-Provence, 3-6 October         2010

 

Senyigit T., Sonvico F., Barbieri S., Santi P., Colombo P., Ozer O.

    In vivo assessmen of clobetasol propionate loaded lecithin-chitosan nanoparticles         for topical use

    2nd Conference Innovation in Drug Delivery: from preformulation to the                     development through innovative evaluation process, Aix-en-Provence, 3-6 October         2010

 

Marin L., Sonvico F., Massimo G., Colombo P., Buttini F.

    Flowability and respirability of insulin dry powder blends for pulmonary                     administration    

    Lactose as a carrier for inhalation products, 26-28 September 2010, Parma, Italy

 

Colombo G., Rimessi A., De Corcelli A., Menegatti E., Bortolotti F., Sonvico F., Colombo P.         Combination of alginate and cells for skin regeneration

    PharmaTech 2010 - International Conference and Exhibition on Pharmaceutical,             Nutraceutical and Cosmeceutical Technology: Formulation and Applications, 25-26         May 2010, KLCC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 

Strusi O.L.,  Sonvico F., Barata P., Mercuri S., Colombo G., Buttini F., Bettini R., Colombo P.

    Multi-kinetics and site specific oral delivery system of artesunate-clindamycin     c            ombination for malaria treatment

    7th World Meeting on Pharmaceutics, Biopharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical                 Technology, 8-11 March 2010, Valletta, Malta

 

Miozzi M., Sonvico F., Colombo P., Buttini F.

    Construction of ciprofloxacin dry microparticles for lung infection treatment

    7th World Meeting on Pharmaceutics, Biopharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical                 Technology, 8-11 March 2010, Valletta, Malta - Abstract 68

 

Senyigit T., Sonvico F., Barbieri S.,  Ozer O., Santi P., Colombo P.

    Preparation and characterization of clobetasol-17-propionate loaded lecithin-                chitosan nanoparticles for topical use

    7th World Meeting on Pharmaceutics, Biopharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical                 Technology, 8-11 March 2010, Valletta, Malta - Abstract 136

 

Colombo G., Scagliarini A., Gallina L., Bortolotti F., Rossi A., Colombo P.,  Menegatti E., Sonvico F.

    Therapeutic paint for simultaneous delivery of sucralfate gel and cidofovir in the             treatment of veterinary viral skin infections

    17th International Symposium on Microincapsulation, 29 September - 1 October             2009, Nagoya, Japan

 

Balducci A.G., Colombo P., Cavallari C., Rodriguez L., Sonvico F., Rossi A.

    Gastro-resistant multiparticulate dosage form for mesalazine colon delivery in                 paediatric patients

    17th International Symposium on Microincapsulation, 29 September - 1 October             2009, Nagoya, Japan

 

Sonvico F., Ampollini L., Barbieri S., Marcotti E., Colombo G., Carbognani P., Colombo P.

    Polysaccharide films loaded with anticancer drugs for locoregional therapy of                 malignant pleural mesothelioma

    17th International Symposium on Microincapsulation, 29 September - 1 October             2009, Nagoya, Japan

 

Raffin R., Haas S.E., Colomé L.M., Hoffmeister C.R.D., Colombo P., Sonvico F., Colmè L.M., Natalini C.C., Pohlmann A., Dalla Costa T., Guterres, S.

    Pharmacokinetics evaluation of soft agglomerates containing pantoprazole-loaded         microparticles in dogs

    36th Annual Meeting & Exposition of the Controlled Release Society, 18-22 July             2009, Copenhagen, Danemark

 

Raffin R., Colomé l., Hoffmeister C., Dalla Costa T., Pohlmann A., Colombo P., Sonvico F., Rossi A., Colmè l., Guterres, S.

    Soft agglomerates of pantoprazole gastro-resistant microparticles for oral                 administration: pharmacokinetics evaluation

    2nd PharmSciFair, 8-12 June 2009, Nice, France

 

Conti C.,  Rossi A., Sonvico F.,  Scarpignato C., Colombo P.

    Influence of HPMC polymer content on clarithromycin release from module                 assembled system

    2nd PharmSciFair, 8-12 June 2009, Nice, France

 

Barbieri S., Marcotti E., Sonvico F., Rossi A., Colombo P.

    Tamoxifen loaded autoassembled nanoparticles: cellular uptake and enzymatic             degradation

    2nd PharmSciFair, 8-12 June 2009, Nice, France

 

Colombo G., Gallina L., Rossi A., Colombo P., Bortolotti F., Menegatti E., Scagliarini A.,  Sonvico F.

    Study of a sucralfate gel-based therapeutic paint for antiviral drug topcla application     by spraying

    XX Simposio A.D.R.I.T.E.L.F., 10-13 September 2009, Cagliari, Italy

 

Strusi O.L., Mercuri S., Sonvico F., Bettini R., Colombo P., Heng P.W.

    Influence of granule dimension on the mechanical characteristics of Dome Matrix             modules

    2nd PharmSciFair, 8-12 June 2009, Nice, France

 

Sonvico F., Colombo P., Scagliarini A., Gallina L., Colombo G.

    Spray therapeutic paint for topical treatment of orf virus skin infections in breeding         sheep

    2nd PharmSciFair, 8-12 June 2009, Nice, France

 

Ampollini L., Sonvico F., Bilancia R., Barbieri S., Stavroulias D., Cavazzoni A., Petronini P.G., Cantoni A.M., Rusca M., Carbognani P.

    Intrapleural polymeric devices containing cisplatin for malignant pleural                     mesothelioma in a rat tumor model: a preliminary study

    17th European Conference on General Thoracic Surgery, 31 May - 3 June 2009,             Krakow, Poland

 

Coelho P., Santos D., Bettini R., Colombo P., Sonvico F., Strusi O.L.

    Development of a ranitidine controlled release gastroretentive oral dosage form

    68th International Congress of FIP - Reengineering Pharmacy Practice in a                 Changing World, 29 August - 4 September 2008, Basel, Switzerland

 

Sonvico F., Sacchetti G., Gussago F., Barbieri S., Rossi A., Colombo P., Carbognani P.

Polysaccahrdic films loaded with cisplatin for the locoregional therapy of pleural malignant mesothelioma

6th World Meeting on Pharmaceutics, Biopharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology, April 7-10, 2008, Barcelona, Spain

 

Rossi A., De Haan B., Sonvico F., De Vos p., Colombo P.

Study of human protein adsorption onto sodium alginate/poly-L-lysine beads by micro fourier transformed infrared spectroscopy

6th World Meeting on Pharmaceutics, Biopharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology, April 7-10, 2008, Barcelona, Spain

 

Colombo G., Russo P., Sonvico F., Hesse E., Ferraro L., Bortolotti F., Colombo P.

    Desmopressin dry powder for nasal administration

Innovation in drug delivery : from biomaterials to devices, September 30 – October 3, 2007, Naples, Italy

 

Sonvico F., Barbieri S., Rossi A., Gerelli Y., Deriu A., Colombo P., Colombo G.

Progesterone-loaded lechitin/chitosan/isopropyl myristate nanoparticles for transmucosal delivery

Innovation in drug delivery : from biomaterials to devices, September 30 – October 3, 2007, Naples, Italy

 

Coelho P., Strusi L., Sonvico F., Bettini R, Colombo P., Ribeiro L., Santos D., Sousa Lobo,     J.M., Ferreira D.

Gastric retention and bioavailability determination of ranitidine immediate and controlled release Dome Matrix formulation in dogs

Innovation in drug delivery : from biomaterials to devices, September 30 – October 3, 2007, Naples, Italy

 

C. Como, F. Sonvico, A. Rossi, E. Corradini and P. Colombo 

A new nanosystem for tamoxifen citrate oral delivery

16th International Symposium on Microencapsulation, September 9 -12, 2007, Lexington, Kentucky, USA

 

Colombo G., Bortolotti F., Colombo P., Menegatti E., Sonvico F.,

Soft agglomerates containing microincapsulated levothyroxine for buccal oral delivery

16th International Symposium on Microencapsulation, September 9 - 12, 2007, Lexington, USA

 

Parlati C., Buttini F., Sonvico F., Colombo P.

Innovative tobramycin dry powder for pulmonary administration

16th International Symposium on Microencapsulation, September 9 - 12, 2007, Lexington, USA

 

Deriu A., Gerelli Y., Como C., Sonvico F., Di Bari M.T., Colombo P., May R.

    Neutron investigation of the structure and organization of phospholipid/polysaccharide nanoparticles

    4th European Conference on Neutron Scattering, 25-29 June 2007, Lund, Sweden.

 

Deriu A., Chiapponi C., Di Bari M.T., Sonvico F., Santi P., Nicoli S., Padula C.

    Water diffusivity in PVA-based transdermal patches

    4th European Conference on Neutron Scattering, 25-29 June 2007, Lund, Sweden

 

Coelho P., Bettini R., Colombo P., Sonvico F., Strusi L., Sosa Lobo J.M., Delfim S., Ferreira D., Soares M.E., Ribeiro L.

“Gastric retention and bioavailability determination of ranitidine Dome Matrix formulations in dogs”

Young Pharmaceutical Scientists meet in Amsterdam, Pre-satellite meeting of the 3rd Pharmaceutical Science World Congress, 20-21 April 2007, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 

Coelho P., Bettini R., Colombo P., Sonvico F., Strusi L., Oliveira A.,  Sosa Lobo J.M., Delfim S., Ferreira D.

Gamma scintigraphy evaluation of floating Dome matrix gastric residence in humans

3rd Pharmaceutical Science World Congress, 22-25 April 2007, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 

Barata P., Colombo P., Bettini R., Sonvico F., Strusi L., Sousa Lobo J.M., Delfim S.,     Ferreira D.

    Plataforma Dome Matrix : un sistema farmaceutico inovador    

    Congresso Nacional dos Farmaceuticos, 8-10 March 2007, Lisbon, Portugal

 

Gallina L., Colombo G., Sonvico F., Dal Pozzo F., Borlotti F. Menegatti E., Scatturin A., Colombo P., Scagliarini A.

    Cidofovir spray formulation for the topical treatment of orf virus infected sheep

8th Congress of Chemotherapy and Infection (EEC8) – 4th European Conference on Viral Diseases (ConVir 4), 26-28 October 2006, Budapest, Hungary

 

Sonvico F., Barbieri S., Rossi A., Motta S., Bettini R., Deriu A., Colombo P.

Lecithin/chitosan self-organized nanoparticles as drug carriers for lipophilic drugs

XIV International Workshop on Bioencapsulation & COST 865 Meeting, 5-7 October 2006, Lausanne, Switzerland

 

Sonvico F., Bove L., Deriu A., Cavatorta F., Di Bari M.T., Albanese G.

Mean square hydrogen fluctuations in chitosan/lecithinnanoparticles from elastic neutron scattering experiments

    International Conference on Neutron Scattering 2005, 27 November – 2 December 2005, Sydney, Australia

 

Sonvico F., Deriu A., Di Bari M.T., Albanese G., Cavatorta F., Calandrini V., May R.

Small angle scattering investigation of chitosan/lecithin nanoparticles, potential carriers for drug delivery

    International Conference on Neutron Scattering 2005, 27 November – 2 December 2005, Sydney, Australia

 

Jimenez-Kairuz A., Bettini R., Sonvico F., Como C., Strusi O. L., Colombo P.

    Riboflavin release from hydrophilic matrices using Dome Matrix®

technology

    2nd EUFEPS Conference on Optimising Drug Delivery and Formulation : Evaluation of Drug Delivery Systems Issues and Perspectives, 20-23 November 2005, Versailles, France

 

Sonvico F., Rossi A., Motta S., Cavatorta F., Bettini R., Deriu A., Colombo P.

    Lecithin-chitosan nanoparticles for the transmucosal delivery of progesterone via chimerical agglomerates

    15th Symposium on Microincapsulation, 18-21 September 2005, Parma, Italy

 

Colombo G., Buttini F., Sonvico F., Colombo P., Russo P., Scatturin A., Menegatti E.

    Respiratory drug delivery

International school on advanced material science and technology, 6-9 September 2005, Jesi, Italy

 

Sonvico F., Mornet S., Dubernet C., Appel M., Chacun H., Duguet E., Colombo P., Couvreur P.

    In vitro uptake of folate targeted nanohybrids in a folate receptor expressing cellular model

    International Conference on Drug Delivery and Pharmaceutical Technology, 10-12 May 2004, Seville, Spain

 

Sonvico F., Mornet S., Vasseur S., Appel M., Chacun H., Dubernet C., Colombo P., Duguet E., Couvreur P.

In vitro uptake of folate-targeted VUSPIO in a folate-receptor expressing model

5th Magnetic Carrier Meeting, 20-22 May 2003, Lyon, France

 

Sonvico F., Salmaso S., Caliceti P., Dubernet C., Colombo P., Couvreur P.

Evaluation in vitro d’un nouveau vecteur conjugué à l’acide folique pour le ciblage de tumeurs solides, 

XVIIièmes Journées scientifiques du G.T.R.V., 12-13 December 2002, Paris, France

 

X.Jurvilliers, R Schneider, Y Fort, S Begin-Colin, J.M. Dubois, F.Sonvico, C.Dubernet, P.Couvreur, O. Tillement 

Functionalised nanoparticles for medicinal applications,

XXXV I.C.C.C., 21-26 July 2002, Heidelberg, Germany

 

 

Sonvico F., Dubernet C.,Appel M., Chacun H., Jurvilliers X., Schneider R., Fort Y., Tillement O., Colombo P., Couvreur P.

Folate linked metallic nanoparticles targeting tumor cells, 

4th World Pharmaceutical Meeting ADRITELF/APGI/APV, 8-11 April 2002, Florence, Italy

 

Sonvico F., Dubernet C., Appel M., Chacun H., Colombo P., Couvreur P.

Développement d'un modèle in vitro de cellules tumorales hyperexprimant le récepteur à l'acide folique en vue de l'étude de la capture spécifique de vecteurs pilotés , 

XVIièmes Journées scientifiques du G.T.R.V., 9-10 December 2001, Lyon, France

Invited Oral Communications 35

 

Sonvico F. 

    New horizons for drug delivery to the airways

    XXIII Simposio ADRITELF, 11-13 September 2023, Trieste (Italy) - Invited Speaker 

 

Sonvico F. 

    New horizons for nasal delivery: CNS, vaccination and back to local 

    XVI Congreso SEFIG, Sociedad Espanola de Farmacia Industrial y Galenica                  Madrid (Spain), 11-13 January 2023 - Plenary Speaker 

 

Sonvico F.

    Nasal Delivery of Biopharmaceuticals

    2021 IUPAB-SBBq-SBBf virtual meeting, Young Scientist Program Webinar,                 Sociedade Brasileira de Bioquímica e Biologia Molecular - SBBq (Sao Paulo, Brazil)        15 September 2021 - Invited Speaker

 

Sonvico F.

    Nose-to-brain Delivery as a Strategy to Overcome the BBB

    International Postgraduate Seminar on Drug Delivery, Faculty of Pharmacy,                 Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Ege University (Turkey), 21 June 2021 -     Invited Speaker                

 

Sonvico F.

    Nose-to-brain Delivery as a Strategy to Overcome the BBB

    Models of the Blood Brain Barrier (BBB): Scientific Tools to Target the Brain, Faculty     of Pharmacy     University of Lisbon (Portugal), 18-20 March 2021 - Invited Speaker

 

Sonvico F.

    The delivery of nanomedicines to the upper an lower airways

    Virtual PSWC 2020, FIP 4-6 October 2020 - Invited Speaker

 

Sonvico F.

    Delivery of nano medicines to the airways

    Nanoinnovation, Rome (Italy), 15-18 Settembre 2020 - Invited Speaker

 

Sonvico F.

    Impact of solid state aspects on inhaled particles dissolution

    Inhalation Asia 2019, Hong Kong (China), 13-15 November 2019 - Invited Speaker

 

Sonvico F., Buttini F.

    Only a matter of deposition? The relevance of inhaled particle dissolution    

    6th Pulmonary Drug Delivery Workshop, Istanbul (Turkey), 11-13 September 2019 -         Invited Speaker

 

Rocha Clementino A., Sonvico F.

    Hybrid lipid-polysaccharide nanoparticles, a versatile tool for drug delivery across         biological barriers

    International Multidisciplinary Symposium on Drug Research and Development             (DRD 2019), The Society of Researchers in Pharmacy and Medicine” (İLARUD) and     Faculty of Pharmacy, İnönü University, Malatya (Turkey), 1-3 July     2019

 

Sonvico F., Buttini F.

    Impact of solid state aspects on pulmonary drug delivery

    Inhalation and respiratory drug products Conference 2018 Barcelona (Spain), 20-21     September 2018

 

Sonvico F. Buttini F.

    Impact of solid state aspects on pulmonary drug delivery

     Joint SimInhale COST Action Summer School and 5th Workshop on Pulmonary             Drug Delivery, Trinity College Dublin (Ireland), 3-6 September 2018

 

Sonvico F.

    Cisplatin for the treatment of malignant mesothelioma

    Workshop on “Medicines for Rare Diseases”, Parma, 16 May 2018

 

Sonvico F., Ampollini L., Rossi A., Carbognani P., Colombo P.

    Development of an orphan drug medicinal product for the treatment of malignant             mesothelioma

    7th BBBB International congress on Pharmaceutical Sciences, Balatonfüred, 5-7             October 2017

 

Sonvico F.

    Pharmaceutical nanotechnology:  Which opportunities in non-parenteral                 administration routes?

Invited Speaker - 8th Meeting of the Pharmaceutical Science Graduate Program, 14-15 December 2016, Porto Alegre, Brazil

 

Sonvico F., Deriu A., Colombo P.,

    Biodegradable Nanoparticles: a Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology Platform for the         Delivery of Poorly Soluble Drugs.

2nd Parma NanoDay, 3-4 December 2015, Parma, Italy

 

Sonvico F., Colombo P., Colombo G.

Biodegradable Lecithin/Chitosan Nanoparticles: a Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology Platform for the Delivery of Poorly Soluble Drugs.

NanotechITALY 2015, 25-27 November 2015, Bologna, Italy

 

Sonvico F., Ampollini L., Rossi A., Carbognani P., Colombo P.

    Polymer films for the locoregional delivery of anticancer drugs in lung tumors.

    Pharmaceutica 2013, 3rd International Conference and Exhibition on Pharmaceutics     & Novel Drug Delivery Systems, 8-10 April 2013, Chicago, IL, USA

 

Sonvico F., Colombo G., Calza’ L., Scagliarini A.

    Drug delivery to the brain

    Drug Delivery Australia 2012, 6th Annual Meeting of the Australian Chapter of the         Controlled Release Society, 26-27 November 2012, Melbourne, Australia

 

Sonvico F.

    Prodotti combinati ed innovativi nei sistemi di rilascio dei farmaci antimalarici, 39             Congresso Nazionale Sociteta’ Italiana di Microbiologia, 3-6 October 2011,                 Riccione, Italy

 

Sonvico F., Dushi B.

    Modular systems for controlled release of clindamycin/artesunate in adults

    Workshop “Novel anti-malaria therapy in adults and children: application of                 controlled release technologies”, 1st June 2011, Università degli Studi di Parma,             Parma, Italy

 

Sonvico F.

    Polysaccharide films for loco-regional therapy of lung tumor

    One day Seminar “Advances in drug delivery systems 2011”, 19 April 2011,                 Universiti Sains Malaysia/ Malaysian Society of Pharmaceutical Technology,                 Penang, Malaysia

 

Sonvico F.

    Preparazioni solide orali per la somministrazione di farmaci combinati in una sola         forma di dosaggio 

    Workshop “Next Generation Medicines”, 30 November 2010, Bologna

 

Sonvico F.

    Polysaccharide films: a drug delivery patform for loco-regional therapy of malignat         pleural mesothelioma

    IMIG2010, 31 August - 2 September 2010, Kyoto, Japan

 

Sonvico F., Ampollini L., Rossi A., Carbognani P., Colombo P.

    Cisplatin-loaded polymeric films for the intrapleural treatment of mlignant pleural             mesothelioma

    PharmaTech 2010 - International Conference and Exhibition on Pharmaceutical,             Nutraceutical and Cosmeceutical Technology: Formulation and Applications, 25-26         May 2010, KLCC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 

Sonvico F.

    Lecithin/chitosan nanosystems for the delivery of lipophilic drugs

    One day seminar on “New advances in drug delivery systems”, 24 May 2010,                 Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia

 

Sonvico F., Barbieri S., Ampollini L., Rossi A., Carbognani P., Colombo P.

    Polysaccharide films loaded with cisplatin for lung mesothelioma loco-regional                 therapy 

    XX Simposio A.D.R.I.T.E.L.F., 10-13 September 2009, Cagliari, Italy

 

Barbieri S., Marcotti E., Sonvico F., Colombo P. 

    Chitosan/Lecithin autoassembled nanoparticles: a new carrier for oral delivery

    of tamoxifen 

    9th International Conference of the European Chitin Society, 23-26 May 2009,                 Venice, Italy

 

Sonvico F., Como C., Barbieri S., Gereli Y., Deriu A., Colombo P. 

    Lecithin/chitosan nanosystems for tamoxifen oral deliery

    Anticancer drug delivery: new perspectives in tumor targeting - Thematic workshop         of Controlled Release Society Italian Chapter, 28-29 November 2008, Padua, Italy

 

Sonvico F., Como C., Barbieri S., Gereli Y., Deriu A., Colombo P. 

    Lecithin/chitosan nanosystems for the oral and transmucosal deliery of lipophilic             drugs

    14th International Pharmaceutical Technology Symposium, 6-10 September 2008,         Antalya, Turkey

 

Sonvico F.

    Pharmaceutical nanotechnology in tumor targeting

Advances in pharmaceutical technology : development of controlled release formulations and implement of new techniques, April 3, 2008, Madrid, Spain

 

Sonvico F., Colombo P., Como C.

    “Nanoparticelle ottenute dall’interazione tra lecitina e chitosano per la veicolazione di farmaci lipofili”

    47° Simposio AFI, 13-15 June 2007, Rimini, Italy

 

Colombo P., Sonvico F. , Strusi O.L.

    “Dome Matrix(r) Technology”

    Workshop on “Medicines and paper: what future together?”, 5 May 2006, Parma, Italy

 

Colombo P., Sonvico F., Losi E., Bettini R.

    The geometrical approach for modulation of drug delivery from swallebale matrix tablets: the Dome Matrix technology

    FMC Biopolymer - Controlled release Seminar/Tablet Tech, 25-26 May 2004, Brussels, Belgium

 

Sonvico F., Salmaso S., Caliceti P., Dubernet C., Colombo P., Couvreur P.

    Evaluation in vitro d'un nouveau vecteur conjugué à l'acide folique pour le ciblage de tumeurs solides

    Groupe Thématique de Recherche sur le Vecteurs - GTRV2002, 12-13 December 2002, Paris France

 

 

 

 

Publications

 

2004

 

1)    Salmaso S., Semenzato A., Caliceti P., Hoebecke J., Sonvico F., Dubernet C., Couvreur P.

Specific anti-tumor targetable β-cyclodextrin-PEG-folate drug delivery system

Bioconjugate Chem 15, 997-1004 (2004)

doi: 10.1021/bc034186d

(IF 3.766, Q1 Chemistry, multidisciplinary)

 

2)    Russo P, Buttini F., Sonvico F., Bettini R., Massimo G., Sacchetti C., Colombo P., Santi P.

Chimeral agglomerates of microparticles for administration of caffeine nasal powders

J Drug Del Sci Tech, 14, 449-454 (2004)

doi: 10.1016/S1773-2247(04)50083-7

(IF N/A, Q4 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

 

2005

 

3)    Gainotti A., Losi E., Bettini R., Colombo P., Sonvico F., Baroni D., Santi P., Colombo G.

    Effect of microwave drying and residual water content on the physico-chemical properties of sucralfate humid gel

    Drug Dev Ind Pharm, 31, 645-652 (2005)

    doi: 10.1080/03639040500216337

(IF 0.787, Q4 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

4)    Sonvico F., Dubernet C., Colombo P., Couvreur P.

    Metallic colloid nanotechnology: applications in diagnosis and therapeutics

    Curr Pharm Des, 11(16), 2091-2105 (2005)

    (IF 4.829, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

    

5)    Del Gaudio P, Colombo P., Colombo G., Russo P., Sonvico F.

Mechanisms of formation and disintegration of alginate beads obtained by prilling

Int J Pharm, 302, 1-9 (2005)

doi: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2005.05.041

(IF 2.156, Q2 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

6)    Sonvico F., Dubernet C., Appel M., Chacun H., Colombo P., Couvreur P.

    Establishment of an in vitro model expressing the folate receptor for the investigation of targeted delivery systems

J Drug Del Sci Tech, 15, 407-410 (2005)

doi: 10.1016/S1773-2247(05)50080-7

(IF 0.453, Q4 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

7)    Sonvico F., Mornet S., Vasseur S., Dubernet C., Jaillard D., Degrouard J., Hoebecke J., Duguet E., Colombo P., Couvreur P. Folate-conjugated iron oxide nanoparticles for solid tumor targeting as potential specific magnetic hyperthermia mediators: synthesis, physicochemical characterization, and in vitro experiments. 

    Bioconj Chem, 16, 1181-1188 (2005).

    doi: 10.1021/bc050050z

    (IF 3.943, Q1 Chemistry, multidisciplinary)

    Selected for the 25th Anniversary Collection by the Editor-in-Chief, Prof. Vincent Rotello (University of Massachusetts, USA).

 

8)    Colombo P., Sonvico F. 

Les formes pharmaceutiques du futur

J Pharm Bel, 60, 1-4 (2005)

(IF N/A, Q4 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

2006

 

9)    Gainotti A., Losi E., Colombo P., Sonvico F., Massimo G., Colombo G., Del Gaudio P.

The effect of residual water content on antacid properties of sucralfate gel dried by microwaves

AAPS PharmSciTech (on line) 7 : article 9 (2006)

doi: 10.1208/pt070109

(IF 0.857, Q4 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

10)    Losi E., Bettini R., Santi P., Sonvico F., Colombo G., Lofthus K., Colombo P., Peppas N.A.

Assemblage of novel release modules for the development of adaptable drug delivery systems

J Control Rel, 111, 212-218 (2006)

doi: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2005.12.006

(IF 4.012, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

11)    Sonvico F., Cagnani A., Rossi A., Motta S., Di Bari M.T., Cavatorta F., Alonso M.J., Deriu A., Colombo P.

Formation of self-organized nanoparticles by lecithin/chitosan ionic interaction

Int. J. Pharm., 314, 66-73 (2006)

doi: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2006.06.036

(IF 2.212, Q2 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

12)    Sonvico F., Di Bari M.T., Bove L., Deriu A., Cavatorta F., Albanese G.

Mean square hydrogen fluctuations in chitosan/lecithin nanoparticles from elastic neutron scattering experiments

Physica B: Condensed Matter, 385, 725–727 (2006)

doi: 10.1016/j.physb.2006.06.034

(IF 0.872, Q3 Physics, condensed matter)

 

 

2007

 

13)    Raffin R.P., Colombo P., Sonvico F., Polleto F.S., Colombo G., Rossi A., Polhmann A.R., Guterres S.S.

    Soft agglomerates of pantoprazole gastro-resistant microparticles for oral administration and intestinal release

    J Drug Del Sci Tech, 17, 407-413 (2007)

    doi: 10.1016/S1773-2247(07)50081-X

    (IF 0.671, Q4 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

2008

 

14)    Di Bari M.T., Gerelli Y., Sonvico F., Deriu A., Cavatorta F., Albanese G., Colombo P.  and Fernandez-Alonso F.

Dynamics of lipid–saccharide nanoparticles by quasielastic neutron scattering

Chem Phys, 345, 239-244 (2008)

doi:10.1016/j.chemphys.2007.08.006

(IF 1.961, Q2 Chemistry, Physical)

 

    

15)    Gerelli Y., Di Bari M.T., Deriu A., Cantù L., Colombo P., Como C., Motta S., Sonvico         F., May R.

    Structure and organization of phospholipid/polysaccharide nanoparticles

    J Phys: Condens Matter, 20 (10), 104211 (8pp) (2008)

    doi: 10.1088/0953-8984/20/10/104211

    (IF N/A, Q4 Physics, condensed matter)

 

16)    Strusi O.L., Sonvico F., Bettini R., Santi P., Colombo G., Barata P., Oliveira A., Santos D.,  Colombo P.

    Module assemblage technology for floating systems: in vitro flotation and in vivo gastro-retention

    J Control Release, 129 (2), 88-92 (2008)

    doi: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2008.04.015

    (IF 5.690, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

17)    Natali F., Peters J., Russo D., Barbieri S., Chiapponi C., Cupane A., Deriu A., Di Bari M.T., Farhi E., Gerelli Y., Mariani P., Paciaroni A., Rivasseau C., Schirò G., Sonvico F.

    IN13 Backscattering Spectrometer at ILL: Looking for Motions in Biological             Macromolecules and Organisms

    Neutron News, 19 (4), 14-18 (2008)

    doi:10.1080/10448630802474083

    (IF N/A, Q4 Physics)

    

18)    Gerelli Y., Barbieri S., Di Bari M.T., Deriu A., Cantù L., Brocca P., Sonvico F., Colombo P., Motta S., May R.

    Structure of self-organized multilayer nanoparticles for drug delivery

    Langmuir, 24, 11378-11384 (2008)

    doi: 10.1021/la801992t

    (IF 4.097, Q1 Chemistry, Physical)

 

 

2009

 

19)    Colombo P., Sonvico F., Colombo G., Bettini R.

    Novel Platforms for Oral Drug Delivery

    Pharm Res, 26(3), 601-611  (2009)

    doi: 10.1007/s11095-008-9803-0

    (IF 3.933, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

20)     Bortolotti F., Balducci A.G, Sonvico F., Russo P., Colombo G.

    In vitro permeation of desmopressin across rabbit nasal mucosa from liquid nasal         sprays: the enhancing effect of potassium sorbate. 

    Eur J Pharm Sci, 37, 36-42 (2009)

    doi: 10.1016/j.eps.2008.12.015

    (IF 2.608, Q2 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

21)    Sonvico F., Colombo G., Gallina L., Bortolotti F., Rossi A., McInnes C.J., Massimo         G., Colombo P., Scagliarini A.

    Therapeutic paint of cidofovir/sucralfate gel combination topically administered by         spraying for treatment of orf virus infections.

    AAPS J, 11(2), 242-249 (2009)

    doi: 10.1208/s12248-009-9101-8

    (IF 3.540, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

22)    Raffin R., Colombo P., Sonvico F., Rossi A., Jornada D.S., Pohlmann A.R., Guterres     S.S.

    Agglomerates containing pantoprazole microparticles: modulating the drug                 release.

    AAPS PharmSciTech, 10(2), 335-345 (2009)

    doi: 10.1208/s12249-009-9214-5

    (IF 1.190, Q4 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

2010

 

23)    Gerelli Y., Di Bari M.T., Barbieri S., Sonvico F., Colombo P., Natali     F., Deriu A.

    Flexibility and drug release features of lipid/saccharide nanoparticles

    Soft Matter, 6, 685 – 691 (2010)

    doi:10.1039/b916139b

    (IF 4.457, Q1 Polymer Science)

 

24)    Huynh T.T.N., Padois K., Sonvico F., Rossi A., Zani F., Pirot F., Doury J., Falson F.

    Characterization of a polyurethane-based controlled release system for local                 delivery of chlorhexidine diacetate

    Eur J Pharm Biopharm, 74, 255-264 (2010)

    doi:10.1016/j.ejpb.2009.11.002

    (IF 4.304, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

25)    Raffin R., Colomé L.M, Hoffmeister C.R.D., Colombo P.,  Rossi A., Sonvico F.,                 Colomé L.M., Natalini C.C., Polhmann A.R., Dalla Costa T., Guterres S.S.

    Pharmacokinetics evaluation of soft agglomerates for prompt delivery of enteric             pantoprazole-loaded microparticles

    Eur J Pharm Biopharm, 74, 275-280 (2010)

    doi:10.1016/j.ejpb.2009.11.015

    (IF 4.304, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

26)    Ampollini L., Sonvico F., Barocelli E., Cavazzoni A., Bilancia R., Mucchino C.,                 Cantoni A.M., Carbognani P.

    Intrapleural polymeric films containing cisplatin for malignant pleural mesothelioma         in a rat tumour model: a preliminary study

    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg, 37, 557-565 (2010)

    doi: 10.1016/j.ejcts.2009.08.012

    (IF 2.293, Q1 Surgery)

 

27)    Senyigit T., Sonvico F., Barbieri S., Ozer O., Santi P., Colombo P.

    Lecithin/chitosan nanoparticles of clobetasol-17-propionate capable of accumulation     in pig skin

    J Control Rel, 142, 368-373 (2010)

    doi: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2009.11.013

    (IF 7.164, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

28)    Strusi O.L., Barata P., Traini D., Young P.M., Mercuri S., Colombo G., Sonvico F.,             Bettini R., Colombo P.

    Artesunate-clindamycin multi-kinetics and site-specific oral delivery system for                 antimalaric combination products

    J Control Rel, 146, 54-60 (2010)

    doi: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2010.05.001

    (IF 7.164, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

29)    Padula C., Chiapponi C., Di Bari M.T., Deriu A., Sonvico F., Barbieri S., Ollivier J.,         Santi P.

    Single layer transdermal film containing lidocaine: water and lidocaine mobility                 determined using neutron scattering

    J Pharm Sci, 99, 4277-4284 (2010)

    doi: 10.1002/jps.22152

    (IF 3.197, Q2 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

2011

 

30)     Wong T.W, Colombo G., Sonvico F.

    Pectin matrix as oral drug delivery vehicle for colon cancer treatment

    AAPS PharmSciTech, 12(1), 201-214 (2011)

    doi: 10.1208/s12249-010-9564-z

    (IF 1.432, Q3 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

31)    Oliveira P.R., Sakis Bernardi L., Strusi O.L., Mercuri S., Segatto Silva M., Colombo         P., Sonvico F.

    Assembled modules technology for site-specific prolonged delivery of norfloxacin

    Int J Pharm, 405, 90-96 (2011)

    doi: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2010.11.050

    (IF 3.350, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

32)        de Haan B.J., Rossi A., Faas M.M., Smelt M.J., Sonvico F., Colombo P., de Vos P.

    Structural surface changes and inflammatory responses against alginate-based microcapsules after exposure to human peritoneal fluid. 

    J Biomed Mater Res A, 98(3), 394-403  (2011)

    doi: 10.1002/jbm.a.33123

    (IF 2.625, Q1 Engineering, biomedical)

 

 

33)    Colombo G.,  Lorenzini L., Zironi E., Galligioni V., Sonvico F., Balducci A.G., Pagliuca G., Giuliani A., Calzà L., Scagliarini A.

    Brain distribution of ribavirin after intranasal administration

    Antiviral Res, 92 408–414    (2011)

    doi:10.1016/j.antiviral.2011.09.012

    (IF 4.301, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

2012

 

34)    Buttini F., Colombo P., Rossi A., Sonvico F., Colombo G. 

    Particles and powders: Tools of innovation for non-invasive drug administration. 

    J Control Release, 161 (2), 693-702 (2012).

    doi:10.1016/j.jconrel.2012.02.028    

    (IF 7.633, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

35)    Scagliarini A., Bettini G., Savini F., Spadari A., Sonvico F., Balducci A.G., Calbucci S., Colombo G. 

    Treatment of equine sacroids

    Vet Rec, 171, 330 (2012).

    doi:10.1136/vr.e6506

    (IF 3.426, Q1 Veterinary Sciences)

 

 

36)    Padois K., Bertholle V., Pirot F., Hyunh T.T., Rossi A., Colombo P., Falson F., Sonvico F.

    Chlorhexidine salt-loaded polyurethane orthodontic chains: in vitro release and             antibacterial activity studies. 

    AAPS PharmSciTech 13 (4), 1446-1450 (2012). 

    doi: 10.1208/s12249-012-9872-6

    (IF 1.584, Q3 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

2013

 

37)    Balducci A.G., Ferraro L., Bortolotti F., Nastruzzi C., Colombo P., Sonvico F., Russo         P., Colombo G.

Antidiuretic effect of desmopressin chimera agglomerates by nasal administration in rats

    Int J Pharm 440, 154-160 (2013)

    doi: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2012.09.049

    (IF 3.785, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

38)     Tarabella G, Balducci AG, Coppedè N, Marasso S, D'Angelo P, Barbieri S, Cocuzza         M, Colombo P, Sonvico F, Mosca R, Iannotta S

    Liposome sensing and monitoring by organic electrochemical transistors integrated         in microfluidics.

    Biochim Biophys Acta 1830(9):4374-4380 (2013)

    doi:10.1016/j.bbagen.2012.12.018

    (IF 3.829, Q1 Biophysics)

 

39)    Barbieri S., Sonvico F., Como C., Colombo G., Zani F., Buttini F., Bettini R., Rossi 

A., Colombo P.

Lecithin/chitosan controlled release nanopreparations of tamoxifen citrate: Loading, enzyme-trigger release and cell uptake. 

J Control Release 167(3), 276-283 (2013)

doi: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2013.02.009

    (IF 7.261, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

40)    Losi E., Peppas N.A., Ketcham R.A., Colombo G., Bettini R., Sonvico F., Colombo         P.

    Investigation of the swelling behavior of Dome Matrix drug delivery modules by high     -resolution X-ray computed tomography.

    J Drug Deliv Sci Tech 23(2), 165-170 (2013)

    doi: 10.1016/S0376-8716(00)90000-0

    (IF 0.734, Q4 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

41)     Balducci A.G., Magosso E., Colombo G., Sonvico F., Khan N.A., Yuen K.H., Bettini         R., Colombo P., Rossi A. 

    Agglomerated oral dosage forms of artemisinin/β-cyclodextrin spray-dried                 primary microparticles showing increased dissolution rate and bioavailability. 

    AAPS PharmSciTech 14(3), 911-918 (2013) 

    doi: 10.1208/s12249-013-9982-9

    (IF 1.776, Q3 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

        

42)    Cortie MB, Nafea EH, Chen H, Valenzuela SM, Ting SS, Sonvico F, Milthorpe B.

    Nanomedical research in Australia and New Zealand. 

    Nanomedicine (Lond) 8(12) (2013)1999-2006.

    doi: 10.2217/nnm.13.179

    (IF 5.824, Q1 Nanoscience & Nanotechnology)

 

 

2014

 

43)     Balducci A.G., Cagnani S., Sonvico F., Rossi A., Barata P., Colombo G., Colombo         P., Buttini F. 

    Pure insulin highly respirable powders for inhalation. 

    Eur J Pharm Sci 51 (2014) 110-117. 

    doi:10.1016/j.ejps.2013.08.009

    (IF 3.350, Q2 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

    

44)    Garrastazu G., Stanisçuaki Guterres S., Balducci A.G., Colombo P., Sonvico F.

    Polymeric films loaded with vitamin E and Aloe vera for topical application in the             treatment of Burn Wounds 

    BioMed Res Int 2014 (2014), Article ID 641590, 9 pages

    doi:10.1155/2014/641590

    (IF 1.579, Q3 Biotechnology & Applied Microbiology)

 

45)    Romana B., Batger M., Prestidge C.A., Colombo G., Sonvico F.
    Expanding the therapeutic potential of statins by means of nanotechnology enabled     drug delivery systems

    Curr Topics Med Chem 14 (2014) 1182-1193.

    (IF 3.402, Q1 Chemistry, medicinal)

 

2015

 

46)    Rotoli B.M., Gatti R., Movia D., Bianchi M.G., Di Cristo L., Fenoglio I., Sonvico             F., Bergamaschi E., Prina-Mello, A., Bussolati O.

    Identifying contact-mediated, localized toxic effects of MWCNT aggregates on             epithelial monolayers: a single-cell monitoring toxicity assay

    Nanotoxicology 29 (2015) 1-12.

    doi:10.3109/17435390.2014.918203

    (IF 7.913, Q1 Nanosicence & Nanotechnology)

 

 

47)    Sonvico F., Coleman V., Traini D., Young P.M. 

    Evolved gas analysis during thermal degradation of salbutamol sulphate.

     J Therm Anal Calorim 120(1) (2015) 789-794    

    doi: 10.1007/s10973-014-3935-8

    (IF 1.781, Q2 Thermodynamics)

 

 

48)    Comfort C., Garrastazu G., Pozzoli M., Sonvico F. 

    Opportunities and Challenges for     the Nasal Administration of Nanoemulsions. 

    Curr Topics Med Chem 15 (4) (2015) 356-368.

    (IF 2.900, Q2 Chemistry, medicinal)

 

49)    Pescina S., Sonvico F., Santi P., Nicoli S. 

    Therapeutics and Carriers: The Dual Role of Proteins in Nanoparticles for Ocular             Delivery.

    Curr Topics Med Chem 15 (4) (2015) 369-385.

    (IF 2.900, Q2 Chemistry, medicinal)

 

50)    Raphael AP, Garrastazu G, Sonvico F, Prow TW. 

    Formulation design for topical drug and nanoparticle treatment of skin disease. 

    Ther Deliv 6(2) (2015) 197-216.

    doi: 10.4155/tde.14.106

    (CiteScore 2.00, 75% Pharmaceutical Science)

 

51)    Martinelli F, Balducci AG, Rossi A, Sonvico F, Colombo P, Buttini F.

    “Pierce and inhale” design in capsule based dry powder inhalers: effect of capsule         piercing and motion on aerodynamic performance of drugs.

    Int J Pharm 487(1-2) (2015) 197-204.

    doi:10.1016/j.ijpharm.2015.04.003

    (IF 3.994, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

52)    Balducci AG, Steckel H, Guarneri F, Rossi A, Colombo G, Sonvico F, Cordts E,             Bettini R, Colombo P, Buttini F

    High shear mixing of lactose and salmeterol xinafoate dry powder blends:                 biopharmaceutic and aerodynamic performances

    J Drug Deliv Sci Technol, 30 (2015) 443-449

    dos: 10.1016/j.jddst.2015.07.010

    (IF 0.620, Q4 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

53)    Barbieri S, Buttini F, Rossi A, Bettini R, Colombo P, Ponchel G, Sonvico F,

    Colombo G. 

    Ex vivo permeation of tamoxifen and its 4-OH metabolite through rat

    intestine from lecithin/chitosan nanoparticles. 

    Int J Pharm, 491(1-2) (2015) 99-104

    doi: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2015.06.021

    (IF 3.994, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

2016

 

54)    Balducci AG, Magosso E, Colombo G, Sonvico F.

    From tablets to pharmaceutical nanotechnologies: Innovation in drug delivery             strategies for the administration of antimalarial drugs.

    J Drug Deliv Sci Technol, 32, Part B (2016) 167-173

    doi: 10.1016/j.jddst.2015.06.003

    (IF 1.194, Q4 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

55)    Pereira GG, Detoni CB, Balducci AG, Rondelli V, Colombo P, Guterres SS, Sonvico         F. 

    Hyaluronate nanoparticles included in polymer films for the prolonged release of             vitamin E for the management of skin wounds. 

    Eur J Pharm Sci, 83 (2016) 233-211.

    doi:10.1016/j.ejps.2016.01.002

    (IF 3.756, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

56)    Garrastazu Pereira G, Lawson AJ, Buttini F, Sonvico F. 

    Loco-regional administration of nanomedicines for the treatment of lung cancer. 

    Drug Deliv, 23(8) (2016) 2881-2896

    doi:10.3109/10717544.2015.1114047

    (IF 6.402, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

57)    Buttini F, Rossi I, Di Cuia M, Rossi A, Colombo G, Elviri L, Sonvico F, Balducci AG.         Combinations of colistin solutions and nebulisers for lung infection management in         cystic fibrosis patients. 

    Int J Pharm, 502 (1-2) (2016) 242-248.

    doi: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2016.02.005

    (IF 3.649, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

58)    Pozzoli M, Rogueda P, Zhu B, Smith T, Young PM, Traini D, Sonvico F. 

    Dry powder nasal drug delivery: challenges, opportunities and a study of the

    commercial Teijin Puvlizer Rhinocort device and formulation. 

    Drug Dev Ind Pharm, 42(10) (2016) 1660-8. 

    doi: 10.3109/03639045.2016.1160110

    (IF 2.295, Q3 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

59)    Pozzoli M, Ong HX, Morgan L, Sukkar M, Traini D, Young PM, Sonvico F.                 Application of RPMI 2650 nasal cell model to a 3D printed apparatus for the

    testing of drug deposition and permeation of nasal products. 

    Eur J Pharm Biopharm, 107 (2016) 223-33. 

    doi: 10.1016/j.ejpb.2016.07.010

    (IF 4.159, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

60)    Colombo G, Bortolotti F, Chiapponi V, Buttini F, Sonvico F, Invernizzi R, Qualglia F,         Danesino C, Pagella F, Russo P, Bettini R, Colombo P, Rossi A

    Nasal powders of thalidomide for local treatment of nose bleeding in persons             affected by hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia. 

    Int J Pharm, 514 (1) (2016) 229-237

    doi:10.1016/j.ijpharm.2016.07.002

    (IF 3.649, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

61)    Clementino A, Batger M, Garrastazu G, Pozzoli M, Del Favero E, Rondelli V,             Gutfilen B, Barboza T, Sukkar MB, Souza SAL, Cantù L, Sonvico F

    The nasal delivery of nanoencapsulated statins - an approach for brain delivery.

    Int J Nanomed, 11 (2016) 6575-6590

    doi:10.2147/IJN.S119033

    (IF 4.300, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

2017

 

62)    Şenyiğit T, Sonvico F, Rossi A, Tekmen I, Santi P, Colombo P, Nicoli S, Özer

    Ö. 

    In Vivo Assessment of Clobetasol Propionate-Loaded Lecithin-Chitosan

    Nanoparticles for Skin Delivery. 

    Int J Mol Sci, 18(1) (2017) E32. 

    doi:10.3390/ijms18010032.

    (IF 3.687, Q2 Chemistry, multidisciplinary)    

 

63)    Martinelli F, Balducci AG, Kumar A, Sonvico F, Forbes B, Bettini R, Buttini F.

    Engineered sodium hyaluronate respirable dry powders for pulmonary drug delivery.

    Int J Pharm, 517(1-2) (2017) 286-295. 

    doi: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2016.12.002.

    (IF 3.862, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

64)    Pozzoli M, Traini D, Young PM, Sukkar MB, Sonvico F. 

    Development of a Soluplus budesonide freeze-dried powder for nasal drug delivery.     Drug Dev Ind Pharm, 43(9) (2017) 1510-1518.

    doi: 10.1080/03639045.2017.1321659. 

    (IF 1.883, Q3 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

65)    Sonvico F, Zimetti F, Pohlmann AR, Guterres SS. 

    Drug delivery to the brain: how can nanoencapsulated statins be used in the clinic? 

    Ther Deliv, 8(8) (2017) 625-631. 

    doi: 10.4155/tde-2017-0044.

    (CiteScore 2.0, 61% Pharmaceutical Science)

 

66)    Sonvico F, Conti C, Colombo G, Buttini F, Colombo P, Bettini R, Barchielli M, 

    Leoni B, Loprete L, Rossi A. 

    Multi-kinetics and site-specific release of gabapentin and flurbiprofen from oral             fixed-dose combination: in vitro release and in vivo food effect. 

    J Control Release, 262 (2017) 296-304. 

    doi: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2017.07.042.

    (IF 7.877, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

67)    Telò I, Favero ED, Cantù L, Frattini N, Pescina S, Padula C, Santi P, Sonvico 

    F, Nicoli S. 

    Gel-like TPGS-Based Microemulsions for Imiquimod Dermal Delivery:

    Role of Mesostructure on the Uptake and Distribution into the Skin. 

    Mol Pharm, 14 (10), (2017) 3281–3289.

    doi: 10.1021/acs.molpharmaceut.7b00348.

    (IF 4.556, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

 

2018

 

68)    Giuliani A, Balducci AG, Zironi E, Colombo G, Bortolotti F, Lorenzini L,

    Galligioni V, Pagliuca G, Scagliarini A, Calzà L, Sonvico F. 

    In vivo nose-to-brain delivery of the hydrophilic antiviral ribavirin by microparticle

    agglomerates. 

    Drug Deliv. 2018;25(1):376-387. 

    doi:10.1080/10717544.2018.1428242

    (F 3.829, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

69)    Sonvico F, Barbieri S, Colombo P, Mucchino, C, Barocelli E, Cantoni AM, Cavazzoni     A, Petronini PG, Rusca M, Carbognani P, Ampollini L.

    Physicochemical and pharmacokinetic properties of polymeric films loaded with             cisplatin for the treatment of malignant pleural mesothelioma

    J Thor Disease, 10 (2018) S194-S206.

    doi: 10.21037/jtd.2017.10.12

    (IF 2.027, Q3 Respiratory System)

 

70)    Ampollini L, Barocelli E, Cavazzoni A, Petronini P, Mucchino C, Cantoni AM,             Leonardi F, Ventura L, Barbieri S, Colombo P, Fusari A, Carbognani P, Rusca M,             Sonvico F. 

    Polymeric films loaded with cisplatin for malignant pleural mesothelioma: A             pharmacokinetic study in an ovine model

    J Thor Disease, 10 (2018) S207-S220.

    doi: 10.21037/jtd.2017.10.74

    (IF 2.027, Q3 Respiratory System)

 

71)    Tiozzo Fasiolo L, Manniello MD, Tratta E, Buttini F, Rossi A, Sonvico F, Bortolotti F,         Russo P, Colombo G.

    Opportunity and challenges of nasal powders: Drug formulation and delivery.

    Eur J Pharm Sci, 113 (2018) 2-17.

    doi: 10.1016/j.ejps.2017.09.027

    (IF 3.532, Q2 Pharmacology and Pharmacy)

 

72)     Rossi I, Sonvico F, McConville JT, Rossi F, Fröhlich E, Zellnitz S, Rossi A, Del             Favero E, Bettini R, Buttini F.

    Nebulized coenzyme Q10 nanosuspensions: A versatile approach for pulmonary             antioxidant therapy

    Eur J Pharm Sci, 113 (2018) 159-170

    doi: 10.1016/j.ejps.2017.10.024

    (IF 3.532, Q2 Pharmacology and Pharmacy)

 

73)    Sonvico F, Clementino A, Buttini F, Colombo G, Pescina S, Guterres SS, Pohlmann         AR, Nicoli S

    Surface-modified nano carriers for nose-to-brain delivery: from bioadhesion to             targeting

    Pharmaceutics,  10 (1) (2018) 34. Open Access. Highly cited paper.

    doi: 10.3390/pharmaceutics10010034

    (IF 4.773, Q1 Pharmacology and Pharmacy)

 

74)     Clementino A, Sonvico F

    Development and validation of a RP-HPLC method for the simultaneous detection         and quantification of simvastatin’s isoforms and coenzyme Q10 in lecithin/chitosan         nanoparticles 

    J Pharm Biomed Anal, 155 (2018) 33-41

    doi: 10.1016/j.jpba.2018.03.046 

    (IF 2.983, Q2 Pharmacology and Pharmacy)

    

75)    Buttini F, Balducci AG, Colombo G, Sonvico F, Montanari S, Pisi G, Rossi A,             Colombo P, Bettini R

    Dose Administration manoeuvres and patient care in tobramycin dry powder             inhalation therapy

    Int J Pharm,  548 (2018) 182-191

    doi: j.ijpharm.2018.06.006

    (IF 4.213, Q1 Pharmacology and Pharmacy)

 

76)    Shahmoradi M, Rohanizadeh R, Sonvico F, Ghadiri M, Swain M

    Synthesis of stabilised hydroxyapatite nanosuspension for enamel caries                 remineralisation

    Austral Dent J, 63 (2018) 356-364

    doi: 10.1111/adj.12624

    (IF 1.282, Q3 Dentistry, Oral Surgery & Medicine)

 

77)    Pescina S, Ostacolo C, Gomez-Monterrey IM, Sala M, Bertamino A, Sonvico F,             Padula C, Santi P, Bianchera A, Nicoli S

    Cell penetrating peptides in ocular delivery: state of the art

    J Control Rel, 284 (2018) 84-102

    doi: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2018.06.023

    (IF 7.901, Q1 Pharmacology and Pharmacy)

 

78)    Sonvico F., Barbieri S., Colombo P.,  Barocelli E., Mucchino C., Cantoni A.M.,             Petronini P.G., Rusca M., Carbognani P., Ampollini L.

    Combined hyaluronate-based films loaded with pemetrexed and cisplatin for the             treatment of malignant pleural mesothelioma: Preliminary evaluation in an                 orthotopic tumor recurrence model

    Eur J Pharm Sci,  123 (2018) 89-97

    doi: 10.1016/j.ejps.2018.07.035

    (IF 3.532, Q2 Pharmacology and Pharmacy)

 

79)    Garrastazu Pereira G., Rawling T., Pozzoli M., Pazderka C., Chen Y., Dunstant             C.R., Murray M., Sonvico F.

    Nanoemulsion-enabled oral delivery of novel anticancer omega-3 fatty acid             derivatives

    Nanomaterials, 8 (2018) 825 (14 pages). Open Access

    doi:10.3390/nano8100825

    (IF 4.034, Q1 Materials Science)

 

 

2019

 

80)    Tiozzo Fasiolo L, Manniello MD, Bortolotti F, Buttini F, Rossi A, Sonvico F, Colombo         P, Valsami G, Colombo G, Russo P. 

    Anti-inflammatory flurbiprofen nasal powders for nose-to-brain delivery in                 Alzheimer's disease. 

    J Drug Target. 2019;27(9):984-994

    doi: 10.1080/1061186X.2019.1574300

    (IF 3.389, Q2 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

81)    Bruinsmann FA, Pigana S, Aguirre T, Souto GD, Pereira GG, Bianchera A, Fasiolo

    LT, Colombo G, Marques M, Pohlmann AR, Guterres SS, Sonvico F. 

    Chitosan-Coated Nanoparticles: Effect of Chitosan Molecular Weight on Nasal             Transmucosal Delivery. 

    Pharmaceutics 2019;11(2), 86 (19 pages). Open Access

    doi: 10.3390/pharmaceutics10010034

    (IF 4.421, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

82)    Rossi I, Buttini F, Sonvico F, Affaticati F, Martinelli F, Annunziato G, Machado D,             Viveiros M, Pieroni M, Bettini R.

    Sodium Hyaluronate Nanocomposite Respirable Microparticles to Tackle Antibiotic         Resistance with Potential Application in Treatment of Mycobacterial Pulmonary             Infections. 

    Pharmaceutics 2019; 11(5), 203 (23 pages). Open Access

    doi: 10.3390/pharmaceutics11050203

    (IF 4.421, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

83)    Lorenzoni R, Cordenonsi LM, Davies S, Antonow MB, Medina Diedrich AS, Santos

    CG, Vitalis GS, Garrastazu G, Buttini F, Sonvico F, Gomes P, Raffin RP.

    Lipid-core nanocapsules are an alternative to the pulmonary delivery and to

    increase the stability of statins. 

    J Microencapsulation 2019; 36(4), 317-326.

    doi: 10.1080/02652048.2019.1624849

    (IF 2.287, Q2 Chemistry, applied)

 

 

84)    Pereira RR, Testi M, Rossi F, Silva Junior JOC, Ribeiro-Costa RM, Bettini R,

    Santi P, Padula C, Sonvico F. 

    Ucuùba (Virola surinamensis) Fat-Based Nanostructured Lipid Carriers for Nail             Drug Delivery of Ketoconazole: Development and Optimization Using Box-Behnken         Design. 

    Pharmaceutics 2019;11(6) 284 (25 pages). Open Access

    doi: 10.3390/pharmaceutics11060284. 86)     

    (IF 4.421, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

85)    Kozáková J, Altay A, Ždímal V, Mašková L, Sonvico F, Quarta E, Rossi A, Buttini F,         Colombo G

    Dry powder inhaler of colistimethate sodium for lung infections in cystic                 fibrosis: optimization of powder construction

    Drug Develop Ind Pharm. 2019; 45(10) 1664-1673.

    doi: 10.1080/03639045.2019.1652636

    (IF 2.365, Q3 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

86)    Di Cola E, Cantu' L, Brocca P, Rondelli V, Fadda GC, Canelli E, Martelli P,

    Clementino A, Sonvico F, Bettini R, Del Favero E. 

    Novel O/W nanoemulsions for nasal administration: Structural hints in the selection         of performing vehicles with enhanced mucopenetration. 

    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 2019;183:110439. Open Access

    doi: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2019.110439

    (IF 4.389, Q1 Biophysics)

 

87)     Bruinsmann, F.; Richter Vaz, G.; de Cristo Soares Alves, A.; Aguirre, T.; Raffin             Pohlmann, A.; Stanisçuaski Guterres, S.; Sonvico, F. 

    Nasal Drug Delivery of Anticancer Drugs for the Treatment of Glioblastoma:             Preclinical and Clinical Trials. 

    Molecules 2019, 24(23), 4312. Open Access

    doi: 10.3390/molecules24234312

    (IF 3.010, Q1 Chemistry)

 

 

2020

88)     Forbes B, Bommer R, Goole J, Hellfritzsch M, De Kruijf W, Lambert P, Caivano

    G, Regard A, Schiaretti F, Trenkel M, Vecellio L, Williams G, Sonvico F,

    Scherließ R. 

    A consensus research agenda for optimising nasal drug delivery.

    Exp Opin Drug Deliv. 2020, 17(2), 127-132.

     doi: 10.1080/17425247.2020.1714589.

    (IF 6.648, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

89)    Quarta E, Chierici V, Flammini L, Tognolini M, Barocelli E, Cantoni AM,

    Dujovny G, Ecenarro S, Sonvico F, Colombo G, Rossi A, Bettini R, Colombo P,

    Buttini F. 

    Excipient-free pulmonary insulin dry powder: Pharmacokinetic and

    pharmacodynamics profiles in rats. 

    J Control Release. 2020, 323, 412-420.

    doi: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2020.04.015

    (IF 9.776, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

90)    Marenghi G, Clementino AR, Fioni A, Buttini F, Sonvico F. 

    Pulmonary delivery of a p38 α/β MAP kinase inhibitor: bioanalytical method             validation and biodistribution in rat plasma and respiratory tissues. 

    Eur J Pharm Sci. 2020, 149, 10534.

    doi: 10.1016/j.ejps.2020.105341

    (IF 4.384, Q2 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

    

91)    Chierici V, Cavalieri L, Piraino A, Paleari D, Quarta E, Sonvico F, Melani AS, Buttini         F

    Consequences of not-shaking and shake-fire delays on the emitted dose of some         commercial solution and suspension pressurized metered dose inhalers. 

    Expert Opin Drug Deliv. 2020, 17(7), 1025-1039.                             doi:10.1080/17425247.2020.1767066

    (IF 6.648, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

92)    Cid AG, Sonvico F, Bettini R, Colombo P, Gonzo E, Jimenez-Kairuz AF, Bermúdez         JM. 

    Evaluation of the drug release kinetics in assembled modular systems based on the     Dome Matrix technology. 

    J Pharm Sci. 2020; 109:2819-2826. 

    doi:10.1016/j.xphs.2020.06.006

    (IF 3.534, Q2 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

 

93)    Falavigna M, Pattacini ,Wibel R, Sonvico F, Škalko-Basnet N, Flaten GE.                 The Vaginal-PVPA: A Vaginal Mucosa-Mimicking In Vitro Permeation Tool for            Evaluation of Mucoadhesive Formulations. 

    Pharmaceutics 2020, 12, 568. Open Access

    doi:10.3390/pharmaceutics12060568

    (IF 6.321, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

 

94)    Romana B, Hassan MM, Fabio Sonvico, Garrastazu Pereira G, Mason AF,             Thordarson P, Bremmell KE, Barnes TJ, Prestidge CA.

    A liposome-micelle-hybrid (LMH) oral delivery system for poorly water-soluble             drugs: Enhancing solubilisation and intestinal transport.

    Eur J Pharm Biopharm 2020, 154, 338-347.

    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejpb.2020.07.022.

    (IF 5.571, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

95)     Ortiz M, de Sa Coutinho D, Ciambarella BT, 

    Intranasal administration of budesonide-loaded nanocapsule microagglomerates as     an innovative strategy for asthma treatment.

    Drug Deliv Transl Res. 2020, 10(6), 1700-1715. 

    doi:10.1007/s13346-020-00813-5

    Best Paper in DDTR December 2020 Issue.

    (IF 4.671, Q2 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

96)    Vaz  GR, Clementino A, Bidone J, Villetti MA, Falkembach M, Batista M,                Barros P, Sonvico F, Dora C. 

    Curcumin and Quercetin-Loaded Nanoemulsions: Physicochemical Compatibility             Study and Validation of a Simultaneous Quantification Method. 

    Nanomaterials 2020, 10(9), 1650. Open Access

    doi: 10.3390/nano10091650 

    (IF 5.076, Q1 Physics, Applied)

 

97)    Fisol AF, Sonvico F, Colombo P, Amirul AA, Wahab HA, Majid MIA.

    Docetaxel-Loaded Poly(3HB- co-4HB) Biodegradable Nanoparticles: Impact of             Copolymer Composition 

    Nanomaterials 2020, 10(10), 2123. Open Access

    doi: 10.3390/nano10112123.

    (IF 5.076, Q1 Physics, Applied)

 

 

2021

 

98)    Banella S, Quarta E, Colombo P, Sonvico F, Pagnoni A, Bortolotti F, Colombo G.             Orphan Designation and Cisplatin/Hyaluronan Complex in an Intracavitary Film for         Malignant Mesothelioma. 

    Pharmaceutics, 2021; 13(3):362. Open Access

    doi: 10.3390/pharmaceutics13030362

    (IF 6.525, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

 

99)    Pereira RR, Gomes ATA, Testi M, Bianchera A, Ribeiro-Costa RM, Padula C, Silva         Junior JOC, Sonvico F. 

    Ucuùba Fat Characterisation and Use to Obtain Lipid Nanoparticles by High-            Pressure Homogenization with Full Factorial Design. 

    Chem Eng Tech, 2021; 44(6) 1009-1016. Open Access

    doi: 10.1002/ceat.202000404

    (IF 2.215, Q3 Engineering, Chemical)

 

100)    Pescina S, Sonvico F, Clementino A, Padula C, Santi P, Nicoli S

    Preliminary Investigation on Simvastatin-Loaded Polymeric Micelles in View of the         Treatment of the Back of the Eye 

    Pharmaceutics, 202;13(6) 855. Open Access

    doi: 10.3390/pharmaceutics13060855

    (IF 6.525, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

101)    Clementino AR, Pellegrini G, Banella S, Colombo G, Cantù L,                     Sonvico F, and Del Favero E

    Structure and Fate of Nanoparticles Designed for the Nasal Delivery of Poorly             Soluble Drugs

    Mol Pharm, 2021; 18(8), 3132-3146 Open Access

    doi: 10.1021/acs.molpharmaceut.1c00366

    (IF 5.363, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

102)    Clementino A, Velasco-Estevez M, Buttini F, Sonvico F, Dev K. 

    Hybrid Nanoparticles as a Novel Tool for Regulating Psychosine-Induced                 Neuroinflammation and Demyelination In Vitro and Ex vivo. 

    Neurotherapeutics, 2021,18:2608-2622  Open Access

     doi:10.1007/s13311-021-01109-3

    (IF 6.088, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

103)    Clementino A    R, Marchi C, Pozzoli M, Bernini F, Zimetti F and Sonvico F.

    Anti-Inflammatory Properties of Statin-Loaded Biodegradable Lecithin/Chitosan             Nanoparticles: A Step Toward Nose-to-Brain Treatment of Neurodegenerative             Diseases.

    Front. Pharmacol, 12:716380. Open Access

    doi: 10.3389/fphar.2021.716380

    (IF 5.988, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

104)    Sonvico F, Chierici V, Varacca G, Quarta E, D’Angelo D, Forbes B, Buttini F.             RespiCellTM: An Innovative Dissolution Apparatus for Inhaled Products.                 Pharmaceutics, 2021, 13(10), 1541.      Open Access

    doi: 10.3390/pharmaceutics13101541

    (IF 6.525, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

105)    Quarta E, Sonvico F, Bettini R, De Luca C, Dotti A, Catalucci D, Iafisco M, Degli             Esposti L, Colombo G, Trevisi G, Rekkas DM, Rossi A, Wong TW, Buttini F,             Colombo P. 

    Inhalable Microparticles Embedding Calcium Phosphate Nanoparticles for Heart             Targeting: The Formulation Experimental Design    

    Pharmaceutics, 2021, 13, 1825.          Open Access

    doi: 10.3390/pharmaceutics13111825

    (IF 6.525, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

106)    Villetti MA, Clementino AR, Dotti I,Ebani PE,Quarta E, Buttini F, Sonvico F,              Bianchera A, Borsali R.

    Design and Characterization of Maltoheptaose-b-Polystyrene Nanoparticles, as a

    Potential New Nanocarrier for Oral Delivery of Tamoxifen

    Molecules, 2021, 26(21), 6507          Open Access

    doi: 10.3390/molecules26216507

    (IF 4.927, Q2 Chemistry, Multidisciplinary)

 

107)    Rossi I, Spagnoli G, Buttini F, Sonvico F, Stellari F, Cavazzini D, Chen Q, Müller M,         Bolchi A, Ottonello S, Bettini R.

    A respirable HPV-L2 dry-powder vaccine with GLA as amphiphilic lubricant and             immune-adjuvant

    J Control Release, 2021, 340, 209-220

    doi: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2021.11.002

    (IF 11.467, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

2022

 

108)     Vaz G, Clementino A, Mitsou E, Ferrari E, Buttini F, Sissa C, Xenakis A, Sonvico F,         Dora CL. 

    In Vitro Evaluation of Curcumin- and Quercetin-Loaded Nanoemulsions for             Intranasal Administration: Effect of Surface Charge and Viscosity. 

    Pharmaceutics, 2022; 14(1):194                 Open Access 

    doi:10.3390/pharmaceutics14010194 

    (IF 5.400, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

109)    Fortuna A., Schindowski K, Sonvico F. 

    Editorial: Intranasal Drug Delivery: Challenges and Opportunities. 

    Front Pharmacol, 2022; 13:868986.             Open Access 

    doi: 10.3389/ fphar.2022.868986 

    (IF 5.6, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

110)     Bruinsmann FA, de Cristo Soares Alves A, de Fraga Dias A, Lopes Silva LF, Visioli         F, Raffin Pohlmann A, Figueiró F, Sonvico F, Stanisçuaski Guterres S. 

    Nose-to-brain delivery of simvastatin mediated by chitosan-coated lipid-core             nanocapsules allows for the treatment of glioblastoma in vivo. 

    Int J Pharm, 2022; 616:121563. 

    doi: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2022.121563 

    (IF 5.8, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

111)     Vaz GR, Carrasco MCF, Batista MM, Barros PAB, Oliveira MdC, Muccillo-Baisch             AL, Yurgel VC, Buttini F, Soares FAA, Cordeiro LM, Fachel F, Teixeira HF, Bidone J,     de Oliveira PD, Sonvico F, Dora CL. 

    Curcumin and Quercetin-Loaded Lipid Nanocarriers: Development of Omega-3             Mucoadhesive Nanoemulsions for Intranasal Administration. 

    Nanomaterials, 2022; 12(7):1073.             Open Access 

    doi: 10.3390/nano12071073

    (IF 5.3, Q1 Physics, Applied)

 

112)     Luna Lazo RE, Klein Teleginski L, Biggi Maciel A, Segatto Silva MA, Mendes C,             Sakis Bernardi L, Seigi Murakami F, Sonvico F, Oliveira PR. 

    Comparator product issues for biowaiver implementation: the case of Fluconazole         Bra J Pharm Sci, 2022; 58: e19710,             Open Access 

    doi: 10.1590/s2175-97902022e19710 

    (IF 1.3, Q4 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

113)     Candela F, Quarta E, Buttini F, Ancona A, Bettini R, Sonvico F. 

    Recent Patents on Nasal Vaccines Containing Nanoadjuvants, 

    Recent Adv Drug Deliv Formul, 2022; 16:103-121     Open Access 

    doi: 10.2174/2667387816666220420124648

    (CiteScore 2022 4.2, Q2 Pharmaceutical Science)

 

114)     Quarta E, Degli Esposti L, Bettini R, Sonvico F, Catalucci D, Iafisco M, De Luca C,         Trevisi G, Colombo P, Rossi A, Buttini F, Colombo G. 

    Dry powder inhalation technology for heart targeting applied to calcium phosphate         nanoparticles loaded with active substances

    J Drug Deliv Sci Tech, 2022; 76:103719 

    doi: 10.1016/j.jddst.2022.103719

    (IF 5.0, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

115)     Vargas-Nadal G, Köber M, Nsamela A, Terenziani F, Sissa C, Pescina S, Sonvico F,     Gazzali AM, Wahab HA, Grisanti L, Olivera ME, Palena MC, Guzman ML, Luciani         Giacobbe LC, Jimenez-Kairuz A, Ventosa N, Ratera I, Belfield KD, Maoz BM.             Fluorescent Multifunctional Organic Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery and                 Bioimaging: A Tutorial Review. 

    Pharmaceutics, 2022; 14(11):2498             Open Access 

    doi: 10.3390/pharmaceutics14112498 

    (IF 5.4, Q1 Pharmacology & Pharmacy)

 

2023 

116)     D’Angelo D, Chierici V, Quarta E, Varacca G, Cavalieri L, Piraino A, Melani AS,             Sonvico F, Buttini F. 

    No-shaking and shake-fire delays affect respirable dose for suspension but not             solution pMDIs.

    Int J Pharm, 2023; 631:122478                 Open Access 

    doi: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2022.122478 

 

117)     Varacca G, D'Angelo D, Glieca S, Cavalieri L, Piraino A, Quarta E, Sonvico F,             Buttini F. 

    The Impact of Possible Misuses Conditions on in Vitro Performance of NEXThaler         in Comparison with Ellipta Inhaler. 

    Eur J Pharm Sci, 2023; 183:106385             Open Access 

    doi: 10.1016/j.ejps.2023.106385. Epub ahead of print. 

 

118)    D’Angelo D, Kooji S, Verhoeven F, Sonvico F, van Rijn C. 

    Fluorescence-enabled evaluation of nasal tract deposition and coverage of             pharmaceutical formulations in a silicone nasal cast using an innovative spray             device. 

    J Adv Res, 2023; 44:227-232                 Open Access 

    doi: 10.1016/j.jare.2022.04.011 

 

119)    Canelli E, Ferrari L, Borghetti P, Candela F, Abiakam NS, Bianchera A, Buttini F,             Magi GE, Sonvico F, Martelli P, Bettini R. 

    Nano-adjuvanted dry powder vaccine for the mucosal immunization against airways     pathogens. 

    Front Vet Sci. 2023;10:1116722.                 Open Access

    doi: 10.3389/fvets.2023.1116722        

 

120)    D'Angelo D, Quarta E, Glieca S, Varacca G, Flammini L, Bertoni S, Brandolini M,             Sambri V, Grumiro L, Gatti G, Dirani G, Taddei F, Bianchera A, Sonvico F, Bettini R,         Buttini F. 

    An Enhanced Dissolving Cyclosporin-A Inhalable Powder Efficiently Reduces             SARS-CoV-2 Infection In Vitro. 

    Pharmaceutics. 2023;15(3):1023.             Open Access

    doi: 10.3390/pharmaceutics15031023.

 

121)    Quarta E, Chiappi M, Adamiano A, Tampieri A, Wang W, Tetley TD, Buttini F,             Sonvico F, Catalucci D, Colombo P, Iafisco M, Degli Esposti L. 

    Inhalable Microparticles Embedding Biocompatible Magnetic Iron-Doped                 Hydroxyapatite Nanoparticles. 

    J Funct Biomater. 2023;14(4):189. 

    doi: 10.3390/jfb14040189

 

122)    Pavan M, Fanti CD, Di Lucia A, Canato E, Acquasaliente L, Sonvico F, Delgado J,         Hicks A, Torrelles JB, Kulkarni V, Dwivedi V, Zanellato AM, Galesso D, Pasut G,             Buttini F, Martinez-Sobrido L, Guarise C.

    Aerosolized Sulfated Hyaluronan Derivatives Prolong The Survival Of K18 Ace2             Mice Infected With A Lethal Dose Of SARS-CoV-2

    Eur J Pharm Sci. 2023; 187:106489.            Open Access

    doi: 10.1016/j.ejps.2023.106489

 

123)    Hassan MM, Romana B, Mao G, Kumar N, Sonvico F, Thordarson P, Joyce P,             Bremmell KE, Barnes TJ, Prestidge CA.

    Liposome-Micelle-Hybrid (LMH) Carriers for Controlled Co-Delivery of 5-FU and             Paclitaxel as Chemotherapeutics

    Pharmaceutics 2023; 15(7):1886.         Open Access, Editor’s Choice

    DOI: 10.3390/pharmaceutics15071886

 

124)    Buttini F, Glieca S, Sonvico F, Lewis DA. 

    Metered dose inhalers in the transition to low GWP propellants: what we know and         what is missing to make it happen

    Exp Open Drug Deliv 2023  Open Access

    DOI: 10.1080/17425247.2023.2264184

 

125)    Sonvico F, Colombo G, Quarta E, Guareschi F, Banella S, Buttini F, Scherließ.             Nasal delivery as a strategy for the prevention and treatment of COVID-19

    Exp Open Drug Deliv, 2023; 20(8):1115-1130  Open Access

    doi: 10.1080/17425247.2023.2263363

 

 

126)      Glieca S, Cavazzini D, Levati E, Garrapa V, Bolchi A, Franceschi V, Odau S,             Ottonello S, Donofrio G, Füner J, Sonvico F, Bettini R, Montanini B, Buttini F.

    A dry powder formulation for peripheral lung delivery and absorption of an anti-            SARS-CoV-2 ACE2 decoy polypeptide,

    Eur J Pharm Sci 2023; 191:106609, Open Access

    do: 10.1016/j.ejps.2023.106609.

 

2024

 

127)  Glieca S, Quarta E, Bottari B, Bancalari E, Monica S, Scaltriti E, Tambassi M,             Pescina S, D’Angelo D, Rossi I, Buttini F., Bettini R, Sonvico F.

    Development of inhalation powders containing lactic acid bacteria with antimicrobial         activity against Pseudomonas aeruginosa.

    Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2024; 63(1):107001 Open Access

    doi: 10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2023.107001.

 

128)    Guareschi F, Del Favero E, Ricci C, Cantù L, Brandolini M, Sambri V, Nicoli S,             Ottonello S, Donofrio G, Füner J,, Buttini F., Bettini R, Sonvico F    

    Cyclosporine A micellar nasal spray characterization and antiviral action against             SARS-CoV-2

    Eur J Pharm Sci 2024; 193:106673 Open Access

    do: 10.1016/j.ejps.2023.106673.

 

129)    Magi MS, de Lafuente Y, Quarta E, Palena MC, Ardiles PdR, Páez PL, Sonvico F,         Buttini F, Jimenez-Kairuz AF. 

    Novel Dry Hyaluronic Acid–Vancomycin Complex Powder for Inhalation, Useful in         Pulmonary Infections Associated with Cystic Fibrosis. 

    Pharmaceutics. 2024; 16(4):436  Open Access 

    doi: 10.3390/pharmaceutics16040436

 

130)    Vaiss DP, Rodrigues JL, Yurgel VC, do Carmo Guedes F Jr, da Matta LLM, Barros         PAB, Vaz GR, Dos Santos RN, Matte BF, Kupski L, Garda-Buffon J, Bidone J,             Muccillo-Baisch AL, Sonvico F, Dora CL. 

    Curcumin and quercetin co-encapsulated in nanoemulsions for nasal                 administration: A promising therapeutic and prophylactic treatment for viral             respiratory infections. 

    Eur J Pharm Sci. 2024;197:106766 Open Access 

    doi: 10.1016/j.ejps.2024.106766.

 

Book Editor

 

PRINCIPI DI CALCOLO FARMACEUTICO (autori: H. Ansel, S. Stockton)

A cura di: Gaia Colombo, Alessandra Rossi, Paola Russo, Fabio Sonvico

Casa Editrice: EDRA

ISBN: 978-88-214-4394-7

 

 

Book chapters

 

I. Colombo P., Sonvico F

    Les formes pharmaceutiques du futur

in Histoire de la Pharmacie Galénique, Preat V., Roland-Marcelle N. and Van den Abeele B. Editors; UCL Presses Universitaires de Louvain - Louvain-la-Neuve, 279-299 (2006) ISBN: 2-87463-049-7

 

II. Colombo P., Cagnani S., Sonvico F., Santi P., Russo P., Colombo G.

Biological in vitro models for absorption by nonoral routes

Chapter 5.12 in Comprehensive Medicinal Chemistry 2nd Edition, Taylor J.B. and Triggle D.J. Editors-in-Chief; Volume 5, ADME-Tox Approaches, Testa B. and van de Waterbeemd H. Volume Editors; Elsevier - Oxford, 279-299 (2007) ISBN: 978-0-08-044513-7

 

III. Colombo P., Santi P., Siepmann J., Colombo G., Sonvico F., Rossi A., Strusi O.L.

    Swellable and rigid matrices: controlled release matrices with cellulose ethers

    in Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms: Tablets, Edited by Augsburger L.L. and Hoag             S.W.; Informa Healthcare - New York, 433-468 (2008) ISBN: 978-0-8493-9015-9

 

IV. Salmaso S., Sonvico F.

    Targeted cyclodextrins

    in Cyclodextrins in Pharmaceutics, Cosmetics, and Biomedicine: Current and                 Future Industrial Applications, Edited by Bilensoy E.; Wiley - Hoboken, 251-274             (2011) ISBN: 978-0-470-47422-8

 

V. Colombo P., Sonvico F., Buttini F.

    Nanostructures overcoming the pulmonary barrier: drug delivery strategies

    in Nanostructured Biomaterials for Overcoming Biological Barriers, Edited by                 Alonso M.J. and Csaba N.S.; RSC Publishing, 273-300 (2012) ISBN:                     978-1-84973-378-6

 

VI. Barbieri S., Sonvico F., Bouchemal K., Ponchel G., Colombo P.

    Tamoxifen loaded auto-assembled nanoparticles for oral delivery: cytotoxicity and         permeability studies

    in NanoFormulation, Edited by Tiddy G.J.T. and Tan R.B.H.; RSC Publishing,                 Cambridge (UK), pp. 70-76 (2012) ISBN: 978-1-84973-378-6

    International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies - ICMAT                 2011, Singapore, 26 June - 1 July 2011

 

VII. Colombo B.M., Morlacchi I., Sonvico F.

    Pharmaceutical packaging: Materials and Types (Italian)

    in Principi di Tecnologia Farmaceutica, Edited by Colombo P., Alhaique F.,                 Caramella C., Conti B., Gazzaniga A., Vidale E.; Casa Editrice Ambrosiana, \                Rozzano (Italy), pp. 161-172 (2015) ISBN: 978-8808-18672-0

Intellectual Property

 

Colombo P., Santi P., Bettini R., Strusi O.L., Sonvico F., Colombo G.

New modules, new assemblage kits and new assemblies for the controlled release of substances

PCT/EP2006/011661, filing date 05/12/2006

 

Raffin R., Colombo P., Sonvico F., Colombo G., Rossi A., Buttini F.

Compositions in powder form made of soft agglomerates of a micronized drug and of a two-components excipient, and process for their preparation

PCT/EP2007/061599, filing date 26/10/2007

EP2219613 (A1), published 25/08/2010

 

Colombo G., Colombo P., Gallina L., Sonvico F., Scagliarini A.

    Sprayable pharmaceutical compositions comprising sucralfate gel for treating skin         or mucosa lesions

    PCT/EP2008/064528, filing date 27/10/2008

 

Colombo G., Colombo P., Gallina L., Scagliarini A., Sonvico F.

    Sprayable pharmaceutical compositions for topical application comprising sucralfate     gel

    MI2010A002366, EP2654813 A1, publication date 30/10/2013, granted 11/02/2016 

 

Rossi A., Colombo P., Sonvico F., Barchielli M. 

    Multilayered pharmaceutical formulation. 

    WO 2014/013006, publication date 23/01/2014

 

Gasparetto A., Borella F., Mascilongo V., Bettini R., Sonvico F.

    Compositions for oral administration of pentosan polysulfate in form of                     nanoparticles with improved intestinal absorption

    EP18180223.2, filing date 27/06/2018

 

Sonvico F., Bettini R., Martelli P., Borghetti P., Ferrari L., Canelli E.

    Composition and manufacturing of powders containing nanoadjuvants for mucosal         vaccination

    EP19425007.2-1114 and US-2020268880-A1, priority 21/02/2019

    

Buttini F, Sonvico F Registered European Design No 006649570-0001

    RespiCell Dissolution Apparatus for Inhalation Products 

 

Associations 

Associazione Docenti e Ricercatori Italiani di Tecnologie e Legislazione Farmaceutiche (Scitelf), member since 2008

European Federation for Pharmaceutical Sciences (EUFEPS), from 2016 - ExCo Member and Treasurer

Italian Chemical Society (SCI), member since 2018

 

Editorial Boards of International Scientific Journals

BioMed Research International (Pharmaceutics)

Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Molecules (Nanochemistry)

Polysaccharides

Recent Advances in Drug Delivery & Formulation

Malaysian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences

 

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Anno accademico di erogazione: 2024/2025

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2023/2024

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2022/2023

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2021/2022

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