Valentina Cappello

Senior Technician

Research Lines

Electron Crystallography

Center

cni-nest

Contacts

Piazza S. Silvestro,12
+39 050 509123

Selected Publications

Analysis of neuromuscular junctions and effects of anabolic steroid administration in the SOD1G93A mouse model of ALS.

Cappello V, Vezzoli E, Righi M, Fossati M, Mariotti R, Crespi A, Patruno M, Bentivoglio M, Pietrini G, Francolini M.

Overlapping role of dynamin isoforms in synaptic vesicle endocytosis.

Raimondi A, Ferguson SM, Lou X, Armbruster M, Paradise S, Giovedi S, Messa M, Kono N, Takasaki J, Cappello V, O'Toole E, Ryan TA, De Camilli P.

Cholesterol reduction impairs exocytosis of synaptic vesicles.

Linetti A, Fratangeli A, Taverna E, Valnegri P, Francolini M, Cappello V, Matteoli M, Passafaro M, Rosa P.

IIT Publications

  • 2019
  • D'Andrea F., Nuti E., Becherini S., Cuffaro D., Husanu E., Camodeca C., De Vita E., Zocchi M.R., Poggi A., D'Arrigo C., Cappello V.iit, Gemmi M.iit, Nencetti S., Chiappe C., Rossello A.
    DOI

    Design and Synthesis of Ionic Liquid-Based Matrix Metalloproteinase Inhibitors (MMPIs): A Simple Approach to Increase Hydrophilicity and to Develop MMPI-Coated Gold Nanoparticles

    ChemMedChem, vol. 14, (no. 6), pp. 686-698
  • Del Turco S., Ciofani G.iit, Cappello V.iit, Parlanti P.iit, Gemmi M.iit, Caselli C., Ragusa R., Papa A., Battaglia D., Sabatino L., Basta G., Mattoli V.iit
    DOI

    Effects of cerium oxide nanoparticles on hemostasis: Coagulation, platelets, and vascular endothelial cells

    Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part A
  • Ferri G.iit, Digiacomo L., Lavagnino Z., Occhipinti M., Bugliani M., Cappello V.iit, Caracciolo G., Marchetti P., Piston D.W., Cardarelli F.
    DOI

    Insulin secretory granules labelled with phogrin-fluorescent proteins show alterations in size, mobility and responsiveness to glucose stimulation in living β-cells

    Scientific Reports, vol. 9, (no. 1)
  • Lanza A.iit, Margheritis E.iit, Mugnaioli E.iit, Cappello V.iit, Garau G.iit, Gemmi M.iit
    DOI

    Nanobeam precession-Assisted 3D electron diffraction reveals a new polymorph of hen egg-white lysozyme

    IUCrJ, vol. 6, pp. 178-188
  • Marino A.iit, Almici E., Migliorin S., Tapeinos C.iit, Battaglini M.iit, Cappello V.iit, Marchetti M., de Vito G., Cicchi R., Pavone F.S., Ciofani G.iit
    DOI

    Piezoelectric barium titanate nanostimulators for the treatment of glioblastoma multiforme

    Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 538, pp. 449-461
  • 2018
  • Gemmi M.iit, Lanza A.iit, Mugnaioli E.iit, Cappello V.iit, Margheritis E.iit, Garau G.iit

    3D electron diffraction tomography of protein nanocrystals

    3rd Joint AIC-SILS conference
  • Mapanao A.K.iit, Santi M.iit, Faraci P., Cappello V.iit, Cassano D.iit, Voliani V.iit
    DOI

    Endogenously Triggerable Ultrasmall-in-Nano Architectures: Targeting Assessment on 3D Pancreatic Carcinoma Spheroids

    ACS Omega, vol. 3, (no. 9), pp. 11796-11801
  • Lanza A.iit, Margheritis E.iit, Mugnaioli E.iit, Cappello V.iit, Garau G.iit, Gemmi M.iit

    Nanobeam precession-assisted 3D electron diffraction reveals a new HEWL polymorph

    IUCrJ
  • Husanu E., Chiappe C., Bernardini A., Cappello V.iit, Gemmi M.iit
    DOI

    Synthesis of colloidal Ag nanoparticles with citrate based ionic liquids as reducing and capping agents

    Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, vol. 538, pp. 506-512
  • 2017
  • Pezzini I., Marino A.iit, Turco S.D., Nesti C., Doccini S., Cappello V.iit, Gemmi M.iit, Parlanti P.iit, Santorelli F.M., Mattoli V.iit, Ciofani G.iit
    DOI

    Cerium oxide nanoparticles: The regenerative redox machine in bioenergetic imbalance

    Nanomedicine, vol. 12, (no. 4), pp. 403-416
  • Husanu E., Cappello V.iit, Pomelli C.S., David J.iit, Gemmi M.iit, Chiappe C.
    DOI

    Chiral ionic liquid assisted synthesis of some metal oxides

    RSC Advances, vol. 7, (no. 2), pp. 1154-1160
  • Belletti D., Grabrucker A.M., Pederzoli F., Menrath I., Cappello V.iit, Vandelli M.A., Forni F., Tosi G., Ruozi B.
    DOI

    Corrigendum to: EXPLOITING THE VERSATILITY OF CHOLESTEROL IN NANOPARTICLES FORMULATION (International Journal of Pharmaceutics (2016) 511 (1) (331-340) (S0378517316306512) (10.1016/j.ijpharm.2016.07.022))

    International Journal of Pharmaceutics, vol. 533, (no. 1)
  • Cappello V.iit, Parlanti P., Brun F., Tromba G., Gemmi M.iit

    Development of an innovative correlation technique between microCT and TEM for the characterization of neurodegenerative diseases

    European Molecular Imaging Meeting
  • Marino A.iit, Tonda-Turo C.iit, De Pasquale D.iit, Ruini F., Genchi G.iit, Nitti S.iit, Cappello V.iit, Gemmi M.iit, Mattoli V.iit, Ciardelli G., Ciofani G.iit
    DOI

    Gelatin/nanoceria nanocomposite fibers as antioxidant scaffolds for neuronal regeneration

    Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - General Subjects, vol. 1861, (no. 2), pp. 386-395
  • Marino A.iit, Arai S., Hou Y., Degl'Innocenti A.iit, Cappello V.iit, Mazzolai B.iit, Chang Y.-T., Mattoli V.iit, Suzuki M., Ciofani G.iit
    DOI

    Gold Nanoshell-Mediated Remote Myotube Activation

    ACS Nano, vol. 11, (no. 3), pp. 2494-2505
  • Nucara L.iit, Piazza V.iit, Greco F.iit, Robbiano V., Cappello V.iit, Gemmi M.iit, Cacialli F., Mattoli V.iit
    DOI

    Ionic Strength Responsive Sulfonated Polystyrene Opals

    ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, vol. 9, (no. 5), pp. 4818-4827
  • Cappello V.iit, Francolini M.
    DOI

    Neuromuscular junction dismantling in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

    International Journal of Molecular Sciences, vol. 18, (no. 10)
  • de Vito G.iit, Cappello V.iit, Tonazzini I., Cecchini M., Piazza V.iit
    DOI

    RP-CARS reveals molecular spatial order anomalies in myelin of an animal model of Krabbe disease

    Journal of Biophotonics, vol. 10, (no. 3), pp. 385-393
  • Parlanti P.iit, Cappello V.iit, Brun F., Tromba G., Rigolio R., Tonazzini I., Cecchini M., Piazza V.iit, Gemmi M.iit
    DOI

    Size and specimen-dependent strategy for x-ray micro-ct and tem correlative analysis of nervous system samples

    Scientific Reports, vol. 7, (no. 1)
  • Rigolio R., Parlanti P.iit, Cavaletti G., Gemmi M.iit, Cappello V.iit

    Size and Specimen-Dependent Strategy for X-Ray micro-CT and TEM Correlative Analysis of Nervous System Samples

    NeuroMI
  • Rigolio R., Parlanti P.iit, Cavalletti G., Gemmi M.iit, Cappello V.iit

    Size and Specimen-Dependent Strategy for X-Ray micro-CT and TEM Correlative Analysis of Nervous System Samples

    NeuroMI
  • 2016
  • Cassano D.iit, Santi M.iit, Cappello V.iit, Signore G.iit, Voliani V.iit
    DOI

    Biodegradable passion fruit-like nano-architectures as carriers for cisplatin prodrug

    Particle & Particle Systems Characterization, vol. 33, (no. 11), pp. 818-824
  • Cassano D.iit, Santi M.iit, Cappello V.iit, Luin S., Signore G.iit, Voliani V.iit
    DOI

    Biodegradable Passion Fruit-Like Nano-Architectures as Carriers for Cisplatin Prodrug

    Particle and Particle Systems Characterization, vol. 33, (no. 11), pp. 818-824
  • Parlanti P.iit, Cappello V.iit, Tromba G., Gemmi M.iit

    Comparison of different nervous system embedding procedures for the TEM/micro-CT correlative method

    10th FENS Forum of Neuroscience 2016
  • Belletti D., Grabrucker A.M., Pederzoli F., Menrath I., Cappello V.iit, Vandelli M.A., Forni F., Tosi G., Ruozi B.
    DOI

    EXPLOITING THE VERSATILITY OF CHOLESTEROL IN NANOPARTICLES FORMULATION

    International Journal of Pharmaceutics, vol. 511, (no. 1), pp. 331-340
  • Forzan M., Maan S., Mazzei M., Belaganahalli M.N., Bonuccelli L., Calamari M., Carrozza M.L., Cappello V.iit, Di Luca M.iit, Bandecchi P., Mertens P.P.C., Tolari F.
    DOI

    Generation of virus like particles for epizootic hemorrhagic disease virus

    Research in Veterinary Science, vol. 107, pp. 116-122
  • Gorrini F.iit, Cazzanelli M.iit, Bazzanella N., Edla R., Gemmi M.iit, Cappello V.iit, David J.iit, Dorigoni C.iit, Bifone A.iit, Miotello A.
    DOI

    On the thermodynamic path enabling a room-temperature, laser-assisted graphite to nanodiamond transformation

    Scientific Reports, vol. 6
  • Cassano D.iit, Santi M.iit, Cappello V.iit, Signore G.iit, Voliani V.iit
    DOI

    Passion fruit-like nano-architectures as biodegradable inorganic theranostics to prevent accumulation in excretory system organs

    American Advanced Materials Congress
  • Rocca A.iit, Marino A.iit, Del Turco S., Cappello V.iit, Parlanti P.iit, Pellegrino M., Golberg D., Mattoli V.iit, Ciofani G.iit
    DOI

    Pectin-coated boron nitride nanotubes: In vitro cyto-/immune-compatibility on RAW 264.7 macrophages

    Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - General Subjects, vol. 1860, (no. 4), pp. 775-784
  • Cappello V.iit, Marchetti L.iit, Parlanti P.iit, Landi S., Tonazzini I., Cecchini M., Piazza V.iit, Gemmi M.iit
    DOI

    Ultrastructural characterization of the lower motor system in a mouse model of krabbe disease

    Scientific Reports, vol. 6, (no. 1)
  • 2015
  • Grillone A.iit, Riva E.R.iit, Mondini A.iit, Forte C., Calucci L., Innocenti C., de Julian Fernandez C., Cappello V.iit, Gemmi M.iit, Moscato S., Ronca F., Sacco R., Mattoli V.iit, Ciofani G.iit
    DOI

    Active Targeting of Sorafenib: Preparation, Characterization, and In Vitro Testing of Drug-Loaded Magnetic Solid Lipid Nanoparticles

    Advanced healthcare materials, vol. 4, (no. 11), pp. 1681-1690
  • Greco F.iit, Bellacicca A., Gemmi M.iit, Cappello V.iit, Mattoli V.iit, Milani P.
    DOI

    Conducting shrinkable nanocomposite based on au-nanoparticle implanted plastic sheet: Tunable thermally induced surface wrinkling

    ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, vol. 7, (no. 13), pp. 7060-7065
  • Boni A.iit, Bardi G.iit, Bertero A.iit, Cappello V.iit, Emdin M., Flori A., Gemmi M.iit, Innocenti C., Menichetti L., Sangregorio C., Villa S.iit, Piazza V.iit
    DOI

    Design and optimization of lipid-modified poly(amidoamine) dendrimer coated iron oxide nanoparticles as probes for biomedical applications

    Nanoscale, vol. 7, (no. 16), pp. 7307-7317
  • Parlanti P.iit, Cappello V.iit, Tromba G., Brun F., Tonazzini I., Cecchini M., Piazza V., Gemmi M.iit

    Development of a correlation technique between synchrotron X-ray microtomography and transmission electron microscopy for the study of nervous system diseases

    Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience 2015
  • Bergamini L., Voliani V.iit, Cappello V.iit, Nifosi R., Corni S.
    DOI

    Non-linear optical response by functionalized gold nanospheres: identifying design principles to maximize the molecular photo-release

    Nanoscale, vol. 7, (no. 32), pp. 13345-13357
  • Cappello V.iit, Parlanti P.iit, Marchetti L.iit, Tonazzini I., Cecchini M., Piazza V., Gemmi M.iit

    Ultrastructure of the lower motor system in a mouse model of Krabbe disease (KD)

    Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience 2015
  • 2014
  • Ciofani G.iit, Del Turco S., Rocca A.iit, De Vito G.iit, Cappello V., Yamaguchi M., Li X., Mazzolai B.iit, Basta G., Gemmi M., Piazza V., Golberg D., Mattoli V.iit
    DOI

    Cytocompatibility evaluation of gum Arabic-coated ultra-pure boron nitride nanotubes on human cells

    Nanomedicine, vol. 9, (no. 6), pp. 773-788
  • De Palma C., Morisi F., Pambianco S., Assi E., Touvier T., Russo S., Perrotta C., Romanello V., Carnio S., Cappello V.iit, Pellegrino P., Moscheni C., Bassi M.T., Sandri M., Cervia D., Clementi E.
    DOI

    Deficient nitric oxide signalling impairs skeletal muscle growth and performance: Involvement of mitochondrial dysregulation

    Skeletal Muscle, vol. 4, (no. 1)
  • Parlanti P.iit, Cappello V.iit, Tromba G., Mohammadi S., Tonazzini I., Cecchini M., Piazza V., Gemmi M.iit

    Development of a correlation technique between synchrotron X-ray microtomography and TEM for the investigation of nervous-system diseases. Applications to Krabbe Disease

    9th FENS Forum of Neuroscience
  • Cappello V.iit, Parlanti P.iit, Tonazzini I., Cecchini M., Piazza V., Gemmi M.iit

    Krabbe disease - ultrastructural alterations mapped in the central and peripheral nervous system

    9th FENS Forum of Neuroscience
  • 2013
  • Del Turco S., Ciofani G.iit, Cappello V.iit, Navarra T., Caselli C., Gemmi M.iit, Mattoli V.iit, Basta G.

    Anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effects of cerium oxide nanoparticles in human endothelial cells

    European Society of Cardiology Congress, vol. 34, (no. 34(S1)), pp. 765
  • Del Turco S., Ciofani G.iit, Cappello V.iit, Gemmi M.iit, Cervelli T., Saponaro C., Nitti S.iit, Mazzolai B.iit, Basta G., Mattoli V.iit
    DOI

    Cytocompatibility evaluation of glycol-chitosan coated boron nitride nanotubes in human endothelial cells

    Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, vol. 111, pp. 142-149
  • Ciofani G.iit, Genchi G.G.iit, Liakos I.iit, Cappello V.iit, Gemmi M.iit, Athanassiou A.iit, Mazzolai B.iit, Mattoli V.iit
    DOI

    Effects of cerium oxide nanoparticles on PC12 neuronal-like cells: Proliferation, differentiation, and dopamine secretion

    Pharmaceutical Research, vol. 30, (no. 8), pp. 2133-2145
  • De Palma C., Morisi F., Cheli S., Pambianco S., Cappello V., Vezzoli M., Rovere-Querini P., Moggio M., Ripolone M., Francolini M., Sandri M., Clementi E.
    DOI

    Erratum: Autophagy as a new therapeutic target in duchenne muscular dystrophy (Cell Death and Disease (2012) 3 (e418) DOI: 10.1038/cddis.2012.159)

    Cell Death and Disease, vol. 4, (no. 3)
  • 2012
  • Cappello V.iit, Vezzoli E., Righi M., Fossati M., Mariotti R., Crespi A., Patruno M., Bentivoglio M., Pietrini G., Francolini M.
    DOI

    Analysis of neuromuscular junctions and effects of anabolic steroid administration in the SOD1G93A mouse model of ALS

    Molecular and Cellular Neurosciences, vol. 51, (no. 1-2), pp. 12-21
  • De Palma C., Morisi F., Cheli S., Pambianco S., Cappello V.iit, Vezzoli M., Rovere-Querini P., Moggio M., Ripolone M., Francolini M., Sandri M., Clementi E.
    DOI

    Autophagy as a new therapeutic target in Duchenne muscular dystrophy

    Cell Death and Disease, vol. 3, (no. 11)
  • 2011
  • Raimondi A., Ferguson S., Lou X., Armbruster M., Paradise S., Giovedi S., Messa M., Kono N., Takasaki J., Cappello V., O'Toole E., Ryan T., De Camilli P.
    DOI

    Overlapping Role of Dynamin Isoforms in Synaptic Vesicle Endocytosis

    Neuron, vol. 70, (no. 6), pp. 1100-1114
  • 2010
  • Linetti A., Fratangeli A., Taverna E., Valnegri P., Francolini M., Cappello V., Matteoli M., Passafaro M., Rosa P.
    DOI

    Cholesterol reduction impairs exocytosis of synaptic vesicles

    Journal of Cell Science, vol. 123, (no. 4), pp. 595-605