Inhalation of peptide-loaded nanoparticles improves heart failure

Daniele Catalucci

Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche

Dr. Daniele Catalucci graduated from the University of Rome in 1999 and received his PhD in 2003. Supported by a Marie Curie Outgoing International Fellowship, he performed his postdoctoral studies at the Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego. By the end of 2007, Dr. Catalucci moved back to Italy (Milan) where he started up his own group at the National Research Council in collaboration with the Multimedica Hospital. In 2009, he became a tenured scientist at CNR and in 2012, his laboratory moved to the Humanitas Research Hospital. His research is supported by national and European grants.


Peptides are recognized for being highly selective and efficacious for the treatment of cardiovascular as well as other diseases but their administration via a non invasive procedure is currently not possible, thus... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Michele Miragoli (University of Parma)
  2. Paola Ceriotti (Istituto Clinico Humanitas)
  3. Michele Iafisco (Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche)
  4. Marco Vacchiano (Istituto Clinico Humanitas)
  5. Nicolò Salvarani (Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche)
  6. Alessio Alogna (Berlin Institute of Health)
  7. Pierluigi Carullo (Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche)
  8. Stefano Rossi (University of Parma)
  9. Gloria Rodriguez (Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche)
  10. Tatiana Patricio (Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche)
  11. Silvana Pinelli (University of Parma)
  12. Rossella Allinovi (University of Parma)
  13. Marco Erreni (Istituto Clinico Humanitas)
  14. Gianluigi Condorelli (Istituto Clinico Humanitas)
  15. Heiner Post (University Medicine Berlin)
  16. Anna Tampieri (Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche)
  17. Daniele Catalucci (Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche)

Topic Area

Targeted drug delivery and nanocarriers


OS2b-A » Targeted drug delivery and nanocarriers (16:30 - Tuesday, 26th September, Auditorium)

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