Selected Publications

Light-driven assembly of biocompatible fluorescent chitosan hydrogels with self-healing ability

Light-driven assembly of biocompatible fluorescent chitosan hydrogels with self-healing ability

O. Guaresti, L. Crocker, T. Palomares, A. Alonso-Varona, A. Eceiza, Lj. Fruk and N. Gabilondo. Light-driven assembly of biocompatible fluorescent chitosan hydrogels with self-healing abilityJ. Mater. Chem. B, 2020,8, 9804-9811

Biopolymer‐based Carriers for DNA Vaccine Design

Biopolymer‐based Carriers for DNA Vaccine Design

C. O. Franck, L. Fanslau, A. Bistrovic-Popov, P. Tyagi and Lj. Fruk, Bioplymer-based Carriers for DNA Vaccine Design, Angew. Chem. 2021, 133, 2-21.

Non-ionic small amphiphile based nanostructures for biomedical applications

Non-ionic small amphiphile based nanostructures for biomedical applications

Parshad, B., Prasad, S., Bhatia, S., Mittal, A., Pan, Y., Mishra, P. K., Sharma, S. K. and Fruk, Lj. Non-ionic small amphiphile based nanostructures for biomedical applications. RSC Adv., 2020,10, 42098-42115

A guide to assessing cellular senescence in vitro and in vivo

A guide to assessing cellular senescence in vitro and in vivo

E. Gonzalez-Gualda, A. G. Baker, Fruk, Lj, and Munoz-Espin, D. A Guide to Assessing Cellular Senescence in vitro and in vivo. FEBS J. 2020, doi.org/10.1111/febs.15570

Hetero‐Diels–Alder Cycloaddition with RAFT Polymers as Bioconjugation Platform

Hetero‐Diels–Alder Cycloaddition with RAFT Polymers as Bioconjugation Platform

5. Beloqui, A., Mane, S.R., Langer M., Glassner, M., Bauer, D.M., Fruk, Lj, Barner-Kowollik, C., and Delaittre, G.Hetero-Diels-Alder Cycloaddition with RAFT Polymers as Bioconjugation Platform. Angew. Chem. 2020, 59, 19951-19955.

Galacto‐conjugation of Navitoclax as an efficient strategy to increase senolytic specificity and reduce platelet toxicity

Galacto‐conjugation of Navitoclax as an efficient strategy to increase senolytic specificity and reduce platelet toxicity

Lopez, C., Ou, H-L, Miron-Narroson, S., Zhang, Z., Lerida-Viso, A., blandez, J. F., Bernardos, A., Sancenon, F., Rovira, M., Fruk, L., Martinas, C. P, Serrano, M., Doherty G. J. , Martinez-Manez, R, Munoz-Espin, D. (2020). Galacto-conjugation of Navitoclax as an efficient strategy to increase senolytic specificity and reduce platelet toxicity, Aging Cell 19 (4), e13142.

Flavin-Conjugated Iron Oxide Nanoparticles as Enzyme-Inspired Photocatalysts for Azo Dye Degradation

Flavin-Conjugated Iron Oxide Nanoparticles as Enzyme-Inspired Photocatalysts for Azo Dye Degradation

S. I. Nehme, L. B. Crocker, Lj. Fruk, Flavin-Conjugated Iron Oxide Nanoparticles as Enzyme-Inspired Photocatalysts for Azo Dye Degradation, Catalysts 2020, 10(3), 324.

Enzyme-Inspired Flavin-Polydopamine as a Biocompatible Nanoparticle Photocatalys

Enzyme-Inspired Flavin-Polydopamine as a Biocompatible Nanoparticle Photocatalys

Lj. Fruk, L. B. Crocker, P. Koehler, P. Bernhard, A. Kerbs, T. G. Euser, Enzyme-Inspired Flavin-Polydopamine as a Biocompatible Nanoparticle Photocatalyst, Nanoscale Horiz. 2019

Displaying Light-Driven Monooxygenase Activity

Displaying Light-Driven Monooxygenase Activity

L. B. Crocker, Lj. Fruk, Flavin Conjugated Polydopamine Nanoparticles Displaying Light-Driven Monooxygenase Activity, Front. Chem. 2019, 7, 278

Iron delivery from liquid-core hydrogels within a therapeutic nipple shield

Iron delivery from liquid-core hydrogels within a therapeutic nipple shield

T. Maier, A. Kerbs, Lj. Fruk, N. K. H. Slater, Iron delivery from liquid-core hydrogels within a therapeutic nipple shield, Eur. J. Pharm. Sci. 2019, 131, 119-126.

Photo‐Induced Click Chemistry for DNA Surface Structuring via Direct Laser Writing

Photo‐Induced Click Chemistry for DNA Surface Structuring via Direct Laser Writing

A. Kerbs, P. Mueller, M. Kaupp, I. Ahmed, A. S. Quick, D. Abt, M. Wegener, C. M. Niemeyer, C. Barner-Kowollik, Lj. Fruk, Photo‐Induced Click Chemistry for DNA Surface Structuring via Direct Laser Writing, Chemistry-A Eur. J. 2017

Photo Induced Chemistry for Design of Oligonucleotide Conjugates and Surfaces

Photo Induced Chemistry for Design of Oligonucleotide Conjugates and Surfaces

A. Vigovskaya, D.Abt, I. Ahmed, C. M. Niemeyer, C. Barner-Kowollik, Lj. Fruk, Photo Induced Chemistry for Design of Oligonucleotide Conjugates and Surfaces, J. Mater. Chem. B 2016, 4, 442.

A Self Reporting Tetrazole Based Linker for the Biofunctionalization of Gold Nanorods

A Self Reporting Tetrazole Based Linker for the Biofunctionalization of Gold Nanorods

L. Stolzer, A. Vigovskaya, C. Barner-Kowollik, Lj. Fruk, A Self Reporting Tetrazole Based Linker for the Biofunctionalization of Gold Nanorods, Chemistry-A Eur. J. 2015.

BiocompatibleHydrogel Nanocomposite with Covalently Embedded Silver Nanoparticles

BiocompatibleHydrogel Nanocomposite with Covalently Embedded Silver Nanoparticles

C. Garcia-Astrain, C. Chen, M. Buron, T. Palomares, A. Eceiza, Lj. Fruk, M. Angeles Corcuera, N. Gabilondo, Biocompatibl Hydrogel Nanocomposite with Covalently Embedded Silver Nanoparticles, Biomacromolecules 2015, 16(4), 1301

Enhanced Photocatalytic Activity of Au/TiO2 Nanocomposite Prepared Using Bifunctional Bridging Linker

Enhanced Photocatalytic Activity of Au/TiO2 Nanocomposite Prepared Using Bifunctional Bridging Linker

M. Miljevic, B. Geiseler, T. Bergfeldt, P. Brockstaller, Lj. Fruk, Enhanced Photocatalytic Activity of Au/TiO2 Nanocomposite Prepared Using Bifunctional Bridging Linker, Adv. Funct. Mater. 2014, 24(7), 1028.

Reactive Oxygen Species Production by Catechol Stabilized Copper Nanoparticles

Reactive Oxygen Species Production by Catechol Stabilized Copper Nanoparticles

C. Cheng, I. Ahmed, Lj. Fruk, Reactive Oxygen Species Production by Catechol Stabilized Copper Nanoparticles, Nanoscale 2013, 11610

Bifunctional Catechol Based Linkers for Modification of TiO2 Surfaces

Bifunctional Catechol Based Linkers for Modification of TiO2 Surfaces

B. Geiseler, Lj. Fruk, Bifunctional Catechol Based Linkers for Modification of TiO2 Surfaces, J. Mater. Chem. 2012, 22, 735-741

Photoinduced write- once read-many-times memory device based on  DNA biopolymer composite

Photoinduced write- once read-many-times memory device based on DNA biopolymer composite


Yu-Chueh Hung, Wei-Ting Hsu, Ting-Yu Lin, Lj. Fruk, Photoinduced write- once read-many-times memory device based on DNA biopolymer composite, Appl. Phys. Lett. 2011, 253301

Apoenzyme Reconstitution as a Chemical Tool for Structural Enzymology and Biotechnology

Apoenzyme Reconstitution as a Chemical Tool for Structural Enzymology and Biotechnology