Gold Nanoshell-Assisted Wireless Activation of Myotube Contraction

Attilio Marino

Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia

Attilio is a Ph.D. student of Biorobotics at the Italian Institute of Technology (IIT). His main research interests are in the fields of nanomaterials for biomedical applications, 3D scaffolds for tissue engineering and biology in altered gravity conditions. Attilio is author or co-author of 15 ISI papers, 1 book chapter, 6 proceedings and 12 abstract/poster at national/international conferences. He delivered 1 invited talks, he serves as Reviewer for 9 international journals and was recently selected as reviewer for the evaluation of 1 ERC project. He was lecturer at the Polytechnic University of Turin and at the University of Pisa.


INTRODUCTION Different approaches have been developed in the recent years for muscle cell stimulation and for myotube contraction, aiming at various applications in tissue engineering, regenerative medicine, and bionics. Mild... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Attilio Marino (Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia)
  2. Satoshi Arai (Waseda University)
  3. Yanyan Hou (Waseda University)
  4. Madoka Suzuki (Waseda University)
  5. Gianni Ciofani (Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia)

Topic Area

Tissue engineering and regenerative nanomedicine


OS3-101 » Tissue engineering and regenerative nanomedicine (16:00 - Friday, 30th September, Tower 24 - Room 101)

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