Alfred Cuschieri

+44 (0)1382 381009
Chief Scientific Advisor

Publications

Manfredi, L, Putzu, F, Guler, S, Huan, Y & Cuschieri, A 2018,

'4 DOFs hollow soft pneumatic actuator – HOSE' Materials Research Express.
https://doi.org/10.1088/2053-1591/aaebea

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Manfredi, L & Cuschieri, A 2018,

'Design of a 2 DOFs Mini Hollow Joint Actuated with SMA Wires' Materials, vol. 11, no. 10, 2014, pp. 1-13.
https://doi.org/10.3390/ma11102014

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Raffa, V, Falcone, F, De Vincentiis, S, Falconieri, A, Calatayud, MP, Goya, GF & Cuschieri, A 2018,

'Piconewton Mechanical Forces Promote Neurite Growth' Biophysical Journal.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bpj.2018.10.009

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Morelli, L, Di Franco, G, Lorenzoni, V, Guadagni, S, Palmeri, M, Furbetta, N, Gianardi, D, Bianchini, M, Caprili, G, Mosca, F, Turchetti, G & Cuschieri, A 2018,

'Structured cost analysis of robotic TME resection for rectal cancer: a comparison between the da Vinci Si and Xi in a single surgeon's experience' Surgical Endoscopy.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-018-6465-9

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Leite, IT, Turtaev, S, Jiang, X, Siler, M, Cuschieri, A, Russell, PSJ & Cizmar, T 2018,

Holographic Optical Tweezers at the Tip of a Needle. in IEEE Photonics Society Summer Topicals Meeting Series, SUM 2018., 8456739, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., pp. 133-134, 2018 IEEE Photonics Society Summer Topicals Meeting Series, SUM 2018, Waikoloa, United States, 9/07/18.
https://doi.org/10.1109/PHOSST.2018.8456739

Research output: Contribution To Book Anthology



Morelli, L, Di Franco, G, Guadagni, S, Palmeri, M, Furbetta, N, Funel, N, Gianardi, D, De Palma, A, Pollina, L, Moglia, A, Pietrabissa, A, Di Candio, G, Mosca, F & Cuschieri, A 2018,

'Robotic-assisted versus open left pancreatectomy for cystic tumours: A single-centre experience' Journal of Minimal Access Surgery.
https://doi.org/10.4103/jmas.JMAS_158_18

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Giannini, M, Primerano, C, Berger, L, Giannaccini, M, Wang, Z, Landi, E, Cuschieri, A, Dente, L, Signore, G & Raffa, V 2018,

'Nano-topography: Quicksand for cell cycle progression?' Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nano.2018.07.002

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Manfredi, L, Yue, L, Zhang, J & Cuschieri, A 2018,

A 4 DOFs variable stiffness soft module. in 2018 IEEE International Conference on Soft Robotics, Robo Soft 2018. IEEE, pp. 94-99, 1st IEEE International Conference on Soft Robotics, Robo Soft 2018, Livorno, Italy, 24/04/18.
https://doi.org/10.1109/ROBOSOFT.2018.8404903

Research output: Contribution To Book Anthology



Manfredi, L, Yue, L & Cuschieri, A 2018,

A 3 DOFs Mini Variable Stiffness Soft Pneumatic Actuator. in Proceedings of ACTUATOR 2018: 16th International Conference on New Actuators.

Research output: Contribution To Book Anthology



Palmeri, M, Gianardi, D, Guadagni, S, Di Franco, G, Bastiani, L, Furbetta, N, Simoncini, T, Zirafa, C, Melfi, F, Buccianti, P, Moglia, A, Cuschieri, A, Mosca, F & Morelli, L 2018,

'Robotic Colorectal Resection With and Without the Use of the New Da Vinci Table Motion: A Case-Matched Study' Surgical Innovation, vol. 25, no. 3, pp. 251-257.
https://doi.org/10.1177/1553350618765540

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Morelli, L, Palmeri, M, Simoncini, T, Cela, V, Perutelli, A, Selli, C, Buccianti, P, Francesca, F, Cecchi, M, Zirafa, C, Bastiani, L, Cuschieri, A & Melfi, F 2018,

'A prospective, single-arm study on the use of the da Vinci® Table Motion with the Trumpf TS7000d V operating table' Surgical Endoscopy.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-018-6161-9

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Moglia, A, Morelli, L, Ferrari, V, Ferrari, M, Mosca, F & Cuschieri, A 2018,

'Distribution of innate psychomotor skills recognized as important for surgical specialization in unconditioned medical undergraduates' Surgical Endoscopy.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-018-6146-8

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Morelli, L, Di Franco, G, Guadagni, S, Rossi, L, Palmeri, M, Furbetta, N, Gianardi, D, Bianchini, M, Caprili, G, D'Isidoro, C, Mosca, F, Moglia, A & Cuschieri, A 2018,

'Robot-assisted total mesorectal excision for rectal cancer: case-matched comparison of short-term surgical and functional outcomes between the da Vinci Xi and Si' Surgical Endoscopy, vol. 32, no. 2, pp. 589-600.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-017-5708-5

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Leite, IT, Turtaev, S, Jiang, X, Šiler, M, Cuschieri, A, Russell, PSJ & Čižmár, T 2018,

'Three-dimensional holographic optical manipulation through a high-numerical-aperture soft-glass multimode fibre' Nature Photonics, vol. 12, pp. 33-39.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41566-017-0053-8

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Luo, K, Du, K, Cai, Z, Li, J, Wang, Z & Cuschieri, A 2017,

A modified frequency slice wavelet transform for physiological signal time-frequency analysis. in Proceedings - 2017 Chinese Automation Congress, CAC 2017. vol. 2017-January, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., pp. 3441-3444, 2017 Chinese Automation Congress, CAC 2017, Jinan, China, 20/10/17.
https://doi.org/10.1109/CAC.2017.8243375

Research output: Contribution To Book Anthology



Manfredi, L, Huan, Y & Cuschieri, A 2017,

'Low power consumption mini rotary actuator with SMA wires' Smart Materials and Structures, vol. 26, no. 11, 11503, pp. 1-13.
https://doi.org/10.1088/1361-665X/aa8aa4

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Khan, H, D'Imperio, M, Cannella, F, Caldwell, DG, Cuschieri, A & Semini, C 2017,

'Towards Scalable Strain Gauge-Based Joint Torque Sensors' Sensors, vol. 17, no. 8, 1905, pp. 1-17.
https://doi.org/10.3390/s17081905

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Moglia, A, Ferrari, V, Melfi, F, Ferrari, M, Mosca, F, Cuschieri, A & Morelli, L 2017,

'Performances on simulator and da Vinci robot on subjects with and without surgical background' Minimally Invasive Therapy and Allied Technologies.
https://doi.org/10.1080/13645706.2017.1365729

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Luo, K, Li, J, Wang, Z & Cuschieri, A 2017,

'Patient-Specific Deep Architectural Model for ECG Classification' Journal of Healthcare Engineering, vol. 2017, 4108720, pp. 1-13.
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/4108720

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Cecchini, A, Raffa, V, Canfarotta, F, Signore, G, Piletsky, S, Mac Donald, M & Cuschieri, A 2017,

'In Vivo Recognition of Human Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor by Molecularly Imprinted Polymers' Nano Letters, vol. 17, no. 4, pp. 2307-2312.
https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.nanolett.6b05052

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Wang, Z, Luo, H, Coleman, S & Cuschieri, A 2017,

'Bi-component conformal electrode for radiofrequency sequential ablation and circumferential separation of large tumours in solid organs: development and in-vitro evaluation' IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol. 64, no. 3, pp. 699-705.
https://doi.org/10.1109/TBME.2016.2573043

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Zhao, L, Zhou, Y, Song, C, Wang, Z & Cuschieri, A 2017,

'Predicting burst pressure of radiofrequency-induced colorectal anastomosis by bio-impedance measurement' Physiological Measurement, vol. 38, no. 3, pp. 489-500.
https://doi.org/10.1088/1361-6579/38/3/489

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Turchetti, G, Pierotti, F, Palla, I, Manetti, S, Freschi, C, Ferrari, V & Cuschieri, A 2017,

'Comparative health technology assessment of robotic-assisted, direct manual laparoscopic and open surgery: a prospective study' Surgical Endoscopy, vol. 31, no. 2, pp. 543-551.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-016-4991-x

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Coleman, SA, Tapia Siles, SC, Pakleppa, M, Vorstius, JB, Keatch, RP, Tang, B & Cuschieri, A 2016,

'A hydraulically driven colonoscope' Surgical Endoscopy, vol. 30, no. 10, pp. 4515-4524.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-016-4784-2

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Aldeghaither, S, Tang, B, Alijani, A, Mc Lean, D, Wright, E, Wang, Z, Tait, I & Cuschieri, A 2016,

'Liver retraction system by C3-muco-adhesive polymer films for laparoscopic surgery' Surgical Endoscopy, vol. 30, no. 7, pp. 2834-2839.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-015-4563-5

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Manfredi, L, Velsink, F, Khan, MAH & Cuschieri, A 2016,

A variable impedance actuator using shape memory alloy. in H Borgmann (ed.), Proceedings Actuator 2016., B 1.2, Messe Bremen-HVG Hanseatische Veransaltungs-GMBH, Germany, pp. 167-170.

Research output: Contribution To Book Anthology



Khan, MAH, Manfredi, L, Velsink, F, Huan, Y & Cuschieri, A 2016,

Analysis of performance and energy efficiency of thin shape memory alloy wire-based actuators. in H Borgmann (ed.), Proceedings Actuator 2016., C 2.4, Messe Bremen-HVG Hanseatische Veransaltungs-GMBH, Germany, pp. 321-324, Actuator 2016, Bremen, Germany, 13/06/16.

Research output: Contribution To Book Anthology



Moglia, A, Ferrari, V, Morelli, L, Ferrari, M, Mosca, F & Cuschieri, A 2016,

'A systematic review of virtual reality simulators for robot-assisted surgery' European Urology, vol. 69, no. 6, pp. 1065-1080.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2015.09.021

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Coleman, S, Tapia Siles, SC, Pakleppa, M, Vorstius, J, Keatch, R, Tang, B & Cuschieri, A 2016,

'A hydraulically driven endoscope' Paper presented at 24th International EAES Congress, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 15/06/16 - 18/06/16, .

Research output: Contribution To Conference



Tapia-Siles, SC, Coleman, S & Cuschieri, A 2016,

'Current state of micro-robots/devices as substitutes for screening colonoscopy: assessment based on technology readiness levels' Surgical Endoscopy, vol. 30, no. 2, pp. 404-413.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-015-4263-1

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Ge, S, Song, C, Yan, S, Ai, L, Xu, J, Li, M, Hu, B & Cuschieri, A 2016,

'Novel endoscopic multi-firing-clip applicator for endoscopic closure of large colonic perforations' Minimally Invasive Therapy and Allied Technologies, vol. 25, no. 4, pp. 188-195.
https://doi.org/10.1080/13645706.2016.1176931

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Moglia, A, Perrone, V, Ferrari, V, Morelli, L, Boggi, U, Ferrari, M, Mosca, F & Cuschieri, A 2016,

'Influence of videogames and musical instruments on performances at a simulator for robotic surgery' Minimally Invasive Therapy and Allied Technologies, vol. 26, no. 3, pp. 129-134.
https://doi.org/10.1080/13645706.2016.1267018

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Zhao, L, Song, C, Wang, Z, Zhou, Y, Li, X, Zhu, W & Cuschieri, A 2015,

'Novel concave-convex electrode for colonic anastomoses by radiofrequency thermo-fusion' Surgical Endoscopy, vol. 29, no. 7, pp. 1809-1816.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-014-3864-4

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Wang, L, Liu, D, Zhou, R, Wang, Z & Cuschieri, A 2015,

'Tumour cell membrane poration and ablation by pulsed low-intensity electric field with carbon nanotubes' International Journal of Molecular Sciences, vol. 16, no. 4, pp. 6890-6901.
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijms16046890

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Wang, L, Min, Y, Wang, Z, Riggio, C, Calatayud, MP, Pinkernelle, J, Raffa, V, Goya, GF, Keilhoff, G & Cuschieri, A 2015,

'Evaluation of in-situ magnetic signals from iron oxide nanoparticle-labeled PC12 cells by atomic force microscopy' Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, vol. 11, no. 3, pp. 457-468.
https://doi.org/10.1166/jbn.2015.2040

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Manfredi, L & Cuschieri, A 2015, Complaint actuator, Patent No. PCT/GB2015/051191.

Research output: Patent



Giannini, M, Giannaccini, M, Sibillano, T, Giannini, C, Liu, D, Wang, Z, Baù, A, Dente, L, Cuschieri, A & Raffa, V 2014,

'Sheets of vertically aligned Ba Ti O3 nanotubes reduce cell proliferation but not viability of NIH-3T3 cells' PLo S ONE, vol. 9, no. 12, e115183.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0115183

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Johnston, K, Tapia-Siles, C, Gerold, B, Postema, M, Cochran, S, Cuschieri, A & Prentice, P 2014,

'Periodic shock-emission from acoustically driven cavitation clouds: a source of the subharmonic signal' Ultrasonics, vol. 54, no. 8, pp. 2151-2158.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ultras.2014.06.011

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Polignano, FM, Dillon, JF, Zealley, IA, Quyn, AJ, Smith, A & Cuschieri, SA 2014,

Disorders of the liver. in A Cuschieri & G Hanna (eds), Essential Surgical Practice: Higher Surgical Training in General Surgery. 5 edn, CRC Press, London, pp. 616-670.

Research output: Contribution To Book Anthology



Wang, Z, Andre, P, Mc Lean, D, Brown, SI, Florence, GJ & Cuschieri, A 2014,

'Intraluminal magnetisation of bowel by ferromagnetic particles for retraction and manipulation by magnetic probes' Medical Engineering & Physics, vol. 36, no. 11, pp. 1521-1525.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.medengphy.2014.07.013

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Wang, L, Min, Y, Xu, D, Yu, F, Zhou, W & Cuschieri, A 2014,

'Membrane lipid peroxidation by the peroxidase-like activity of magnetite nanoparticles' Chemical Communications, vol. 50, no. 76, pp. 11147-11150.
https://doi.org/10.1039/c4cc03082f

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Cavallo, F, Sinigaglia, S, Megali, G, Pietrabissa, A, Dario, P, Mosca, F & Cuschieri, A 2014,

'Biomechanics-machine learning system for surgical gesture analysis and development of technologies for minimal access surgery' Surgical Innovation, vol. 21, no. 5, pp. 504-512.
https://doi.org/10.1177/1553350613510612

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Pakleppa, M, Keatch, RP, Tapia Siles, SC, Cuschieri, A & Vorstius, JB 2014,

'Development of an in Vitro Colonoscopy Simulator with Embedded Sensors for the Evaluation of Colonoscopy Devices' Paper presented at International Conference of the Society for Medical Innovation and Technology (SMIT), Shanghai, China, 18/09/14 - 20/09/14, .

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Wang, Z, Luo, H, Nick, M, Gueorguieva, M, Andre, P, Baker, RT, Mc Lean, D, Brown, S & Cuschieri, A 2014,

'Electrical conductivity measurement in Thiel-embalmed tissue model: relevance to radiofrequency ablation' Electronics Letters, vol. 50, no. 16, pp. 1125-1127.
https://doi.org/10.1049/el.2014.1934

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Moglia, A, Ferrari, V, Morelli, L, Melfi, F, Ferrari, M, Mosca, F & Cuschieri, A 2014,

'Distribution of innate ability for surgery amongst medical students assessed by an advanced virtual reality surgical simulator' Surgical Endoscopy, vol. 28, no. 6, pp. 1830-1837.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-013-3393-6

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Brown, AW, Brown, SI, Mc Lean, D, Wang, Z & Cuschieri, A 2014,

'Impact of fenestrations and surface profiling on the holding of tissue by parallel occlusion laparoscopic graspers' Surgical Endoscopy, vol. 28, no. 4, pp. 1277-1283.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-013-3323-7

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Cuschieri, A 2014,

'Preface to guidelines: laparoscopic treatment of ventral and incisional hernias by the International Endohernia Society (IEHS)' Surgical Endoscopy, vol. 28, no. 1, pp. 1.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-013-3147-5

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Wang, Z, Tai, L-R, Mc Lean, D, Wright, EJ, Florence, GJ, Brown, SI, Andre, P & Cuschieri, A 2014,

'Mucoadhesive polymer films for tissue retraction in laparoscopic surgery: ex-vivo study on their mechanical properties' Bio-medical Materials and Engineering, vol. 24, no. 1, pp. 445-451.
https://doi.org/10.3233/BME-130829

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Luo, K, Wang, Z, Li, J, Yanakieva, R & Cuschieri, A 2014,

'Information-enhanced sparse binary matrix in compressed sensing for ECG' Electronics Letters, vol. 50, no. 18, pp. 1271-1273.
https://doi.org/10.1049/el.2014.1749

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Calatayud, MP, Riggio, C, Raffa, V, Sanz, B, Torres, TE, Ricardo Ibarra, M, Hoskins, C, Cuschieri, A, Wang, L, Pinkernelle, J, Keilhofff, G & Goya, GF 2013,

'Neuronal cells loaded with PEI-coated Fe3O4 nanoparticles for magnetically guided nerve regeneration' Journal of Materials Chemistry B: Materials for Biology and Medicine, vol. 1, no. 29, pp. 3607-3616.
https://doi.org/10.1039/c3tb20336k

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Wang, Z, Cuschieri, A, Brown, S & Coleman, S 2013, WO2013076439 A1 - Apparatus for destroying solid tumours in-situ, Patent No. WO2013076439 A1, IPC No. WO2013076439 A1.

Research output: Patent



Wang, Z & Cuschieri, A 2013,

'Tumour cell labelling by magnetic nanoparticles with determination of intracellular iron content and spatial distribution of the intracellular iron' International Journal of Molecular Sciences, vol. 14, no. 5, pp. 9111-9125.
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijms14059111

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Pakleppa, M, Vorstius, J, Keatch, R, Tapia Siles, SC, Coleman, S & Cuschieri, A 2013,

Dempster-Shafer theory applied in state estimation of a pressure driven endoscope for Hydro-colonoscopy. in Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Information Fusion, FUSION 2013. pp. 1413-1420, 16th International conference of information fusion, Istanbul, Turkey, 9/07/13.

Research output: Contribution To Book Anthology



Wang, Z, Brown, A, André, P, Brown, SI, Florence, GJ & Cuschieri, A 2013,

'Magnetic retraction of bowel by intraluminal injectable cyanoacrylate-based magnetic glue' Bio Med Research International, vol. 2013, Article ID 526512.
https://doi.org/10.1155/2013/526512

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Wright, EJ, Florence, GJ, Andre, P, Cuschieri, A & Wang, ZW 2013,

'Mucoadhesive polymeric films for surgical applications' Paper presented at 245th ACS National Meeting and Exposition. PMSE: Division of Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering - Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering , New Orleans, United States, 7/04/13 - 11/04/13, .

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Cuschieri, A & Hanna, GB 2013,

'Meta-analysis of D1 versus D2 gastrectomy for gastric adenocarcinoma: let us move on to another era' Annals of Surgery, vol. 259, no. 6, pp. e90.
https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000000418

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Hoskins, C, Min, Y, Gueorguieva, M, Mc Dougall, C, Volovick, A, Prentice, P, Wang, Z, Melzer, A, Cuschieri, A & Wang, L 2012,

'Hybrid gold-iron oxide nanoparticles as a multifunctional platform for biomedical application' Journal of nanobiotechnology, vol. 10, 27.
https://doi.org/10.1186/1477-3155-10-27

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Cavallo, F, Pietrabissa, A, Megali, G, Troia, E, Sinigaglia, S, Dario, P, Mosca, F & Cuschieri, A 2012,

'Proficiency Assessment of Gesture Analysis in Laparoscopy by Means of the Surgeon's Musculo-Skeleton Model' Annals of Surgery, vol. 255, no. 2, pp. 394-398.
https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0b013e318238350e

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Petroni, G, Niccolini, M, Menciassi, A, Dario, P & Cuschieri, A 2012,

'A novel intracorporeal assembling robotic system for single-port laparoscopic surgery' Surgical Endoscopy, vol. 27, no. 2, pp. 665-670.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-012-2453-7

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Hoskins, C, Wang, L, Cheng, WP & Cuschieri, A 2012,

'Dilemmas in the reliable estimation of the in-vitro cell viability in magnetic nanoparticle engineering: which tests and what protocols?' Nanoscale Research Letters, vol. 7, 77, pp. -.
https://doi.org/10.1186/1556-276X-7-77

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Wang, Z & Cuschieri, A 2012, Apparatus and method for detaching solid tumours: UK applications filed, Patent No. GB1120009.4.

Research output: Patent



Tang, B, Hou, S & Cuschieri, A 2012,

'Ergonomics of and technologies for single-port laparoscopic surgery' Minimally Invasive Therapy and Allied Technologies, vol. 21, no. 1, pp. 46-54.
https://doi.org/10.3109/13645706.2011.627924

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Melzer, A, Cochran, S, Prentice, P, Mac Donald, MP, Wang, Z & Cuschieri, A 2012,

'The importance of physics to progress in medical treatment' Lancet, vol. 379, no. 9825, pp. 1534-1543.
https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(12)60428-0

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Wang, Z, Aarya, I, Gueorguieva, M, Liu, D, Luo, H, Manfredi, L, Wang, L, Mc Lean, D, Coleman, S, Brown, S & Cuschieri, A 2012,

'Image-based 3D modeling and validation of radiofrequency interstitial tumor ablation using a tissue-mimicking breast phantom' International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, pp. 1-8.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11548-012-0769-3

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Rimonda, R, Tang, B, Brown, SI & Cuschieri, A 2012,

'Comparison of endoscopic task performance with crossed versus uncrossed straight and curved instruments through a single port' Surgical Endoscopy, pp. 1-7.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-012-2379-0

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Hoskins, C, Cuschieri, A & Wang, L 2012,

'The cytotoxicity of polycationic iron oxide nanoparticles: common endpoint assays and alternative approaches for improved understanding of cellular response mechanism' Journal of nanobiotechnology, vol. 10, no. 15.
https://doi.org/10.1186/1477-3155-10-15

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Riggio, C, Pilar Calatayud, M, Hoskins, C, Pinkernelle, J, Sanz, B, Enrique Torres, T, Ricardo Ibarra, M, Wang, L, Keilhoff, G, Fabian Goya, G, Raffa, V & Cuschieri, A 2012,

'Poly-l-lysine-coated magnetic nanoparticles as intracellular actuators for neural guidance' International Journal of Nanomedicine, vol. 7, pp. 3155-3166.
https://doi.org/10.2147/IJN.S28460

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Liu, D, Wang, L, Wang, Z & Cuschieri, A 2012,

'Different cellular response mechanisms contribute to the length-dependent cytotoxicity of multi-walled carbon nanotubes' Nanoscale Research Letters, vol. 7, 361, pp. 1-21.
https://doi.org/10.1186/1556-276X-7-361

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Liu, D, Wang, L, Wang, Z & Cuschieri, A 2012,

'Magnetoporation and magnetolysis of cancer cells via carbon nanotubes induced by rotating magnetic fields' Nano Letters, vol. 12, no. 10, pp. 5117-5121.
https://doi.org/10.1021/nl301928z

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Raffa, V, Gherardini, L, Vittorio, O, Bardi, G, Ziaei, A, Pizzorusso, T, Riggio, C, Nitodas, S, Karachalios, T, Al-Jamal, KT, Kostarelos, K, Costa, M & Cuschieri, A 2011,

'Carbon nanotube-mediated wireless cell permeabilization: drug and gene uptake' Nanomedicine, vol. 6, no. 10, pp. 1709-1718.
https://doi.org/10.2217/NNM.11.62

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Vittorio, O, Raffa, V, Riggio, C, Pietrabissa, A & Cuschieri, A 2011,

'PC12 Interaction with Magnetic Nanotubes: Effects on Viability, Cell Differentiation and Cell Translocation Induced by a Magnetic Field' Current Nanoscience, vol. 7, no. 3, pp. 337-344.

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Taccola, L, Raffa, V, Riggio, C, Vittorio, O, Iorio, MC, Vanacore, R, Pietrabissa, A & Cuschieri, A 2011,

'Zinc oxide nanoparticles as selective killers of proliferating cells' International Journal of Nanomedicine, vol. 6, pp. 1129-1140.
https://doi.org/10.2147/IJN.S16581

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Vittorio, O, Duce, SL, Pietrabissa, A & Cuschieri, A 2011,

'Multiwall carbon nanotubes as MRI contrast agents for tracking stem cells' Nanotechnology, vol. 22, no. 9, 095706, pp. -.
https://doi.org/10.1088/0957-4484/22/9/095706

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Wang, Z, Mills, R, Luo, H, Zheng, X, Hou, W, Wang, L, Brown, SI & Cuschieri, A 2011,

'A Micropower Miniature Piezoelectric Actuator for Implantable Middle Ear Hearing Device' IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol. 58, no. 2, pp. 452-458.
https://doi.org/10.1109/TBME.2010.2090150

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Vittorio, O, Quaranta, P, Raffa, V, Funel, N, Campani, D, Pelliccioni, S, Longoni, B, Mosca, F, Pietrabissa, A & Cuschieri, A 2011,

'Magnetic carbon nanotubes: a new tool for shepherding mesenchymal stem cells by magnetic fields' Nanomedicine, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 43-54.
https://doi.org/10.2217/NNM.10.125

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Riggio, C, Pagni, E, Raffa, V & Cuschieri, A 2011,

'Nano-Oncology: Clinical Application for Cancer Therapy and Future Perspectives' Journal of Nanomaterials, pp. -.
https://doi.org/10.1155/2011/164506

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Galleano, R, Franceschi, A, Ciciliot, M, Falchero, F & Cuschieri, A 2011,

'Errors in laparoscopic surgery: what surgeons should know' Minerva Chirurgica, vol. 66, no. 2, pp. 107-117.

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Manasnayakorn, S, Cuschieri, A & Hanna, GB 2010,

'Hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery is associated with enhanced depth perception in novices' Surgical Endoscopy, vol. 24, no. 11, pp. 2694-2699.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-010-1027-9

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Chen, S, Wang, L, Duce, SL, Brown, S, Lee, S, Melzer, A, Cuschieri, A & Andre, P 2010,

'Engineered biocompatible nanoparticles for in vivo imaging applications' Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 132, no. 42, pp. 15022-15029.
https://doi.org/10.1021/ja106543j

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Riggio, C, Raffa, V & Cuschieri, A 2010,

'Synthesis, characterisation and dispersion of zinc oxide nanorods for biomedical applications' Micro & Nano Letters, vol. 5, no. 5, pp. 355-360.
https://doi.org/10.1049/mnl.2010.0089

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Raffa, V, Ciofani, G, Vittorio, O, Pensabene, V & Cuschieri, A 2010,

'Carbon nanotube-enhanced cell electropermeabilisation' Bioelectrochemistry, vol. 79, no. 1, pp. 136-141.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bioelechem.2009.10.006

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Neugebauer, EAM, Becker, M, Buess, GF, Cuschieri, A, Dauben, H-P, Fingerhut, A, Fuchs, KH, Habermalz, B, Lantsberg, L, Morino, M, Reiter-Theil, S, Soskuty, G, Wayand, W, Welsch, T & EAES 2010,

'EAES recommendations on methodology of innovation management in endoscopic surgery' Surgical Endoscopy, vol. 24, no. 7, pp. 1594-1615.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-009-0818-3

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Cuschieri, A & Tang, B 2010,

'Human reliability analysis (HRA) techniques and observational clinical HRA' Minimally Invasive Therapy and Allied Technologies, vol. 19, no. 1, pp. 12-17.
https://doi.org/10.3109/13645700903492944

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Obata, Y, Ciofani, G, Raffa, V, Cuschieri, A, Menciassi, A, Dario, P & Takeoka, S 2010,

'Evaluation of cationic liposomes composed of an amino acid-based lipid for neuronal transfection' Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 70-77.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nano.2009.04.005

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Raffa, V, Ciofani, G, Vittorio, O, Riggio, C & Cuschieri, A 2010,

'Physicochemical properties affecting cellular uptake of carbon nanotubes' Nanomedicine, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 89-97.
https://doi.org/10.2217/NNM.09.95

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Raffa, V, Vittorio, O, Ciofani, G, Pensabene, V & Cuschieri, A 2010,

'Cell Creeping and Controlled Migration by Magnetic Carbon Nanotubes' Nanoscale Research Letters, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 257-262.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11671-009-9463-y

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Liu, D, Wang, Z, Wang, L & Cuschieri, A 2010,

FEM Analysis of Carbon Nanotube Induced Cell Poration Under Electric Field. in W Yu, M Zhang, L Wang & Y Song (eds), 2010 3RD INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING AND INFORMATICS (BMEI 2010), VOLS 1-7. vol. 3, IEEE Computer Society, NEW YORK, pp. 1189-1193, 3rd International Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Informatics, Yantai, China, 16/10/10.
https://doi.org/10.1109/BMEI.2010.5639585

Research output: Contribution To Book Anthology



Raffa, V, Vittorio, O, Riggio, C & Cuschieri, A 2010,

'Progress in nanotechnology for healthcare' Minimally Invasive Therapy and Allied Technologies, vol. 19, no. 3, pp. 127-135.
https://doi.org/10.3109/13645706.2010.481095

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Wang, ZG, Brown, AW, Brown, S, Wang, L, Andre, P, Florence, GJ & Cuschieri, A 2010,

Intra-luminal injection of ferro-fluid for magnetic bowel retraction in minimal access surgery. in Mechatronics and Embedded Systems and Applications (MESA). IEEE, pp. 168-173, 2010 IEEE/ASME International Conference on Mechatronic and Embedded Systems and Applications , Qingdao, China, 15/07/10.
https://doi.org/10.1109/MESA.2010.5552080

Research output: Contribution To Book Anthology



Vittorio, O, Raffa, V & Cuschieri, A 2009,

'Influence of purity and surface oxidation on cytotoxicity of multiwalled carbon nanotubes with human neuroblastoma cells' Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine, vol. 5, no. 4, pp. 424-431.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nano.2009.02.006

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Song, C, Tang, B, Campbell, PA & Cuschieri, A 2009,

'Thermal spread and heat absorbance differences between open and laparoscopic surgeries during energized dissections by electrosurgical instruments' Surgical Endoscopy, vol. 23, no. 11, pp. 2480-2487.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-009-0421-7

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Moglia, A, Pietrabissa, A & Cuschieri, A 2009,

'Science, medicine, and the future Capsule endoscopy' BMJ, vol. 339, b3420, pp. -.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.b3420

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Wang, Z, Wang, L, Brown, SI, Frank, TG & Cuschieri, A 2009,

'Ferromagnetization of target tissues by interstitial injection of ferrofluid: formulation and evidence of efficacy for magnetic retraction' IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol. 56, no. 9, pp. 2244-2252.
https://doi.org/10.1109/TBME.2008.2009542

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Chen, S, Wang, L, Brown, S, Cole-Hamilton, D, Lee, S, Melzer, A, Cuschieri, A & Andre, P 2009,

'COLL 500-Fe Pt magnetic nanoparticles syntheses, cell toxicity studies and as MRI contrast agent' Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, vol. 238, pp. -.

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Riggio, C, Ciofani, G, Raffa, V, Cuschieri, A & Micera, S 2009,

'Combination of Polymer Technology and Carbon Nanotube Array for the Development of an Effective Drug Delivery System at Cellular Level' Nanoscale Research Letters, vol. 4, no. 7, pp. 668-673.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11671-009-9291-0

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Ciofani, G, Riggio, C, Raffa, V, Menciassi, A & Cuschieri, A 2009,

'A bi-modal approach against cancer: Magnetic alginate nanoparticles for combined chemotherapy and hyperthermia' Medical Hypotheses, vol. 73, no. 1, pp. 80-82.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mehy.2009.01.031

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Moglia, A, Menciassi, A, Dario, P & Cuschieri, A 2009,

'Capsule endoscopy: progress update and challenges ahead' Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology, vol. 6, no. 6, pp. 353-361.
https://doi.org/10.1038/nrgastro.2009.69

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Manasnayakorn, S, Khan, F, Levison, RA, Cuschieri, A & Hanna, GB 2009,

'Influence of compression pressure from the hand access device on hand microcirculation during hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery' Surgical Endoscopy, vol. 23, no. 5, pp. 1070-1074.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-008-0134-3

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Wang, L, Wang, Z, Frank, TG, Brown, SI, Chudek, SA & Cuschieri, A 2009,

'Rapid and efficient cell labeling with a MRI contrast agent by electroporation in the presence of protamine sulfate' Nanomedicine, vol. 4, no. 3, pp. 305-315.
https://doi.org/10.2217/NNM.09.6

Research output: Contribution To Journal



Talebpour, M, Alijani, A, Hanna, GB, Moosa, Z, Tang, B & Cuschieri, A 2009,

'Proficiency-gain curve for an advanced laparoscopic procedure defined by observation clinical human reliability assessment (OCHRA)' Surgical Endoscopy, vol. 23, no. 4, pp. 869-875.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-008-0088-5

Research output: Contribution To Journal



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245th ACS National Meeting and Exposition. PMSE: Division of Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering - Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering

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9 4 2013