1. R. Bellavita, B. Casciaro, S. Di Maro, D. Brancaccio, A. Carotenuto, A. Falanga, F. Cappiello, E. Buommino, S. Galdiero, E. Novellino, T.N. Grossmann, M.L. Mangoni, F. Merlino, P. Grieco, First-in-Class Cyclic Temporin L Analogue: Design, Synthesis, and Antimicrobial Assessment (2021) Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 64 11675-11694

  2. J. Fernandez, Á. Martin-Serrano, N. Gómez-Casanova, A. Falanga, S. Galdiero, F.J. de la Mata, I. Heredero-Bermejo, P. Ortega, Effect of the combination of levofloxacin with cationic carbosilane dendron and peptide in the prevention and treatment of staphylococcus aureus biofilms (2021) Polymers, 13

  3. A. Falanga, V. Del Genio, E.A. Kaufman, C. Zannella, G. Franci, M. Weck, S. Galdiero, Engineering of janus-like dendrimers with peptides derived from glycoproteins of herpes simplex virus type 1: Toward a versatile and novel antiviral platform (2021) International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 22

  4. E. Galdiero, M.M. Salvatore, A. Maione, F. Carraturo, S. Galdiero, A. Falanga, A. Andolfi, F. Salvatore, M. Guida, Impact of the peptide wmr-k on dual-species biofilm candida albicans/klebsiella pneumoniae and on the untargeted metabolomic profile (2021) Pathogens, 10 1-19

  5. A. Falanga, V. Del Genio, S. Galdiero, Peptides and dendrimers: How to combat viral and bacterial infections (2021) Pharmaceutics, 13 1-23

  6. A. Maione, E. de Alteriis, F. Carraturo, S. Galdiero, A. Falanga, M. Guida, A.D. Cosmo, V. Maselli, E. Galdiero, The membranotropic peptide gh625 to combat mixed candida albicans/klebsiella pneumoniae biofilm: Correlation between in vitro anti-biofilm activity and in vivo antimicrobial protection (2021) Journal of Fungi, 7 1-15

  7. 2020

  8. S. Moreno, S. Boye, A. Lederer, A. Falanga, S. Galdiero, S. Lecommandoux, B. Voit, D. Appelhans, Avidin Localizations in pH-Responsive Polymersomes for Probing the Docking of Biotinylated (Macro)molecules in the Membrane and Lumen (2020) Biomacromolecules, 21 5162-5172

  9. E. Galdiero, E. de Alteriis, A. De Natale, A. D’Alterio, A. Siciliano, M. Guida, L. Lombardi, A. Falanga, S. Galdiero, Eradication of Candida albicans persister cell biofilm by the membranotropic peptide gH625 (2020) Scientific Reports, 10

  10. L. Lombardi, A. Falanga, V. Del Genio, L. Palomba, M. Galdiero, G. Franci, S. Galdiero, A boost to the antiviral activity: Cholesterol tagged peptides derived from glycoprotein B of Herpes Simplex virus type I (2020) International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 162 882-893

  11. A. Falanga, L. Lombardi, E. Galdiero, V.D. Genio, S. Galdiero, The world of cell penetrating: The future of medical applications (2020) Future Medicinal Chemistry, 12 1431-1446

  12. V. Maselli, E. Galdiero, A.M. Salzano, A. Scaloni, A. Maione, A. Falanga, D. Naviglio, M. Guida, A. Di Cosmo, S. Galdiero, OctoPartenopin: Identification and preliminary characterization of a novel antimicrobial peptide from the suckers of octopus vulgaris (2020) Marine Drugs, 18

  13. E. Galdiero, A. Siciliano, L. Lombardi, A. Falanga, S. Galdiero, F. Martucci, M. Guida, Quantum dots functionalized with gH625 attenuate QDs oxidative stress and lethality in Caenorhabditis elegans: a model system (2020) Ecotoxicology, 29 156-162

  14. A. Falanga, A. Siciliano, M. Vitiello, G. Franci, V. Del Genio, S. Galdiero, M. Guida, F. Carraturo, A. Fahmi, E. Galdiero, Ecotoxicity evaluation of pristine and indolicidin-coated silver nanoparticles in aquatic and terrestrial ecosystem (2020) International Journal of Nanomedicine, 15 8097-8108

  15. R. Bellavita, A. Falanga, E. Buommino, F. Merlino, B. Casciaro, F. Cappiello, M.L. Mangoni, E. Novellino, M.R. Catania, R. Paolillo, P. Grieco, S. Galdieroa, Novel temporin L antimicrobial peptides: promoting self-assembling by lipidic tags to tackle superbugs (2020) Journal of Enzyme Inhibition and Medicinal Chemistry, 35 1751-1764

  16. J.J. Vanden Eynde, A.A. Mangoni, J. Rautio, J. Leprince, Y.-T. Azuma, A.T. García-Sosa, C. Hulme, J. Jampilek, R. Karaman, W. Li, P.A.C. Gomes, D. Hadjipavlou-Litina, R. Capasso, A. Geronikaki, L. Cerchia, J.-M. Sabatier, R. Ragno, T. Tuccinardi, A. Trabocchi, J.-Y. Winum, F.J. Luque, K. Prokai-Tatrai, M. Spetea, M. Gütschow, I. Kosalec, C. Guillou, M.H. Vasconcelos, G. Kokotos, G. Rastelli, M.E. De Sousa, C. Manera, S. Gemma, S. Mangani, C. Siciliano, S. Galdiero, H. Liu, P.J.H. Scott, C. De Los Ríos, L.A. Agrofoglio, S. Collina, R.C. Guedes, D. Muñoz-Torrero, Breakthroughs in medicinal chemistry: New targets and mechanisms, new drugs, new hopes-6 (2020) Molecules, 25

  17. 2019

  18. G. Iachetta, A. Falanga, Y. Molino, M. Masse, F. Jabès, Y. Mechioukhi, V. Laforgia, M. Khrestchatisky, S. Galdiero, S. Valiante, gH625-liposomes as tool for pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide brain delivery (2019) Scientific Reports, 9

  19. R. Pero, T. Angrisano, M. Brancaccio, A. Falanga, L. Lombardi, F. Natale, S. Laneri, B. Lombardo, S. Galdiero, O. Scudiero, Beta-defensins and analogs in Helicobacter pylori infections: mRNA expression levels, DNA methylation, and antibacterial activity (2019) PLoS ONE, 14

  20. S. Ben Djemaa, K. Hervé-Aubert, L. Lajoie, A. Falanga, S. Galdiero, S. Nedellec, M. Soucé, E. Munnier, I. Chourpa, S. David, E. Allard-Vannier, GH625 Cell-Penetrating Peptide Promotes the Endosomal Escape of Nanovectorized siRNA in a Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Cell Line (2019) Biomacromolecules, 20 3076-3086

  21. L. Lombardi, Y. Shi, A. Falanga, E. Galdiero, E. de Alteriis, G. Franci, I. Chourpa, H.S. Azevedo, S. Galdiero, Enhancing the Potency of Antimicrobial Peptides through Molecular Engineering and Self-Assembly (2019) Biomacromolecules, 20 1362-1374

  22. A.A. Mangoni, J.J.V. Eynde, J. Jampilek, D. Hadjipavlou-Litina, H. Liu, J. Reynisson, M.E. Sousa, P.A.C. Gomes, K. Prokai-Tatrai, T. Tuccinardi, J.-M. Sabatier, F.J. Luque, J. Rautio, R. Karaman, M.H. Vasconcelos, S. Gemma, S. Galdiero, C. Hulme, S. Collina, M. Gütschow, G. Kokotos, C. Siciliano, R. Capasso, L.A. Agrofoglio, R. Ragno, D. Muñoz-Torrero, Breakthroughs in medicinal chemistry: New targets and mechanisms, New Drugs, New Hopes-5 (2019) Molecules, 24

  23. D. Stelitano, G. Franci, A. Chianese, S. Galdiero, G. Morelli, M. Galdiero, HSV membrane glycoproteins, their function in viral entry and their use in vaccine studies (2019) Amino Acids, Peptides and Proteins, 43 14-43

  24. L. Lombardi, A. Falanga, V. Del Genio, S. Galdiero, A new hope: Self-assembling peptides with antimicrobial activity (2019) Pharmaceutics, 11

  25. A.A. Mangoni, C. Guillou, J.J.V. Eynde, C. Hulme, J. Jampilek, W. Li, K. Prokai-Tatrai, J. Rautio, S. Collina, T. Tuccinardi, M.E. Sousa, J.-M. Sabatier, S. Galdiero, R. Karaman, G. Kokotos, G. Torri, F. Javier Luque, M. Helena Vasconcelos, D. Hadjipavlou-Litina, C. Siciliano, M. Gütschow, R. Ragno, P.A.C. Gomes, L.A. Agrofoglio, D. Muñoz-Torrero, Breakthroughs in medicinal chemistry: New targets and mechanisms, new drugs, new hopes-4 (2019) Molecules, 24 1-12

  26. 2018

  27. E. de Alteriis, L. Lombardi, A. Falanga, M. Napolano, S. Galdiero, A. Siciliano, R. Carotenuto, M. Guida, E. Galdiero, Polymicrobial antibiofilm activity of the membranotropic peptide gH625 and its analogue (2018) Microbial Pathogenesis, 125 189-195

  28. A. Falanga, G. Iachetta, L. Lombardi, E. Perillo, A. Lombardi, G. Morelli, S. Valiante, S. Galdiero, Enhanced uptake of gH625 by blood brain barrier compared to liver in vivo: characterization of the mechanism by an in vitro model and implications for delivery (2018) Scientific Reports, 8

  29. S. Ben Djemaa, S. David, K. Hervé-Aubert, A. Falanga, S. Galdiero, E. Allard-Vannier, I. Chourpa, E. Munnier, Formulation and in vitro evaluation of a siRNA delivery nanosystem decorated with gH625 peptide for triple negative breast cancer theranosis (2018) European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, 131 99-108

  30. A. Falanga, M. Galdiero, G. Morelli, S. Galdiero, Membranotropic peptides mediating viral entry (2018) Peptide Science, 110

  31. A. Falanga, F.A. Mercurio, A. Siciliano, L. Lombardi, S. Galdiero, M. Guida, G. Libralato, M. Leone, E. Galdiero, Metabolomic and oxidative effects of quantum dots-indolicidin on three generations of Daphnia magna (2018) Aquatic Toxicology, 198 158-164

  32. E. de Alteriis, A. Falanga, S. Galdiero, M. Guida, V. Maselli, E. Galdiero, Genotoxicity of gold nanoparticles functionalized with indolicidin towards Saccharomyces cerevisiae (2018) Journal of Environmental Sciences (China), 66 138-145

  33. A. Falanga, S. Galdiero, Peptide chemistry encounters nanomedicine: Recent applications and upcoming scenarios in cancer (2018) Future Medicinal Chemistry, 10

  34. E. de Alteriis, V. Maselli, A. Falanga, S. Galdiero, F.M. Di Lella, R. Gesuele, M. Guida, E. Galdiero, Efficiency of gold nanoparticles coated with the antimicrobial peptide indolicidin against biofilm formation and development of Candida spp. clinical isolates (2018) Infection and Drug Resistance, 11 915-925

  35. A.A. Mangoni, T. Tuccinardi, S. Collina, J.J. Vanden Eynde, D. Mu oz-Torrero, R. Karaman, C. Siciliano, M. Emília de Sousa, K. Prokai-Tatrai, J. Rautio, C. Guillou, M. G tschow, S. Galdiero, H. Liu, L.A. Agrofoglio, J.-M. Sabatier, C. Hulme, G. Kokotos, Q. You, P.A.C. Gomes, Breakthroughs in medicinal chemistry: New targets and mechanisms, new drugs, new hopes-3 (2018) Molecules, 23

  36. C. Tudisco, M.T. Cambria, A.E. Giuffrida, F. Sinatra, C.D. Anfuso, G. Lupo, N. Caporarello, A. Falanga, S. Galdiero, V. Oliveri, C. Satriano, G.G. Condorelli, Comparison Between Folic Acid and gH625 Peptide-Based Functionalization of Fe3O4 Magnetic Nanoparticles for Enhanced Cell Internalization (2018) Nanoscale Research Letters, 13

  37. A. Falanga, S. Galdiero, Emerging therapeutic agents on the basis of naturally occurring antimicrobial peptides (2018) Amino Acids, Peptides and Proteins, 42 190-227

  38. 2017

  39. S. Galdiero, P.A.C. Gomes, Peptide-based drugs and drug delivery systems (2017) Molecules, 22

  40. A. Falanga, S. Valiante, E. Galdiero, G. Franci, O. Scudiero, G. Morelli, S. Galdiero, Dimerization in tailoring uptake efficacy of the HSV-1 derived membranotropic peptide gH625 (2017) Scientific Reports, 7

  41. E. Perillo, K. Hervé-Aubert, E. Allard-Vannier, A. Falanga, S. Galdiero, I. Chourpa, Synthesis and in vitro evaluation of fluorescent and magnetic nanoparticles functionalized with a cell penetrating peptide for cancer theranosis (2017) Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 499 209-217

  42. G. Franci, A. Falanga, C. Zannella, V. Folliero, F. Martora, M. Galdiero, S. Galdiero, G. Morelli, M. Galdiero, Infectivity inhibition by overlapping synthetic peptides derived from the gH/gL heterodimer of herpes simplex virus type 1 (2017) Journal of Peptide Science, 23 311-319

  43. E.A. Kaufman, R. Tarallo, A. Falanga, S. Galdiero, M. Weck, Generation effect of Newkome dendrimers on cellular uptake (2017) Polymer, 113 67-73

  44. L. Lombardi, M.I. Stellato, R. Oliva, A. Falanga, M. Galdiero, L. Petraccone, G. D'Errico, A. De Santis, S. Galdiero, P. Del Vecchio, Antimicrobial peptides at work: Interaction of myxinidin and its mutant WMR with lipid bilayers mimicking the P. aeruginosa and E. coli membranes (2017) Scientific Reports, 7

  45. S. García-Gallego, G. Franci, A. Falanga, R. Gómez, V. Folliero, S. Galdiero, F.J. de la Mata, M. Galdiero, Function oriented molecular design: Dendrimers as novel antimicrobials (2017) Molecules, 22

  46. A. Falanga, E. Nigro, M.G. De Biasi, A. Daniele, G. Morelli, S. Galdiero, O. Scudiero, Cyclic peptides as novel therapeutic microbicides: Engineering of human defensin mimetics (2017) Molecules, 22

  47. E. Galdiero, A. Falanga, A. Siciliano, V. Maselli, M. Guida, R. Carotenuto, M. Tussellino, L. Lombardi, G. Benvenuto, S. Galdiero, Daphnia magna and Xenopus laevis as in vivo models to probe toxicity and uptake of quantum dots functionalized with gH625 (2017) International Journal of Nanomedicine, 12 2717-2731

  48. V. Maselli, A. Siciliano, A. Giorgio, A. Falanga, S. Galdiero, M. Guida, D. Fulgione, E. Galdiero, Multigenerational effects and DNA alterations of QDs-Indolicidin on Daphnia magna (2017) Environmental Pollution, 224 597-605

  49. A. Falanga, L. Lombardi, R. Tarallo, G. Franci, E. Perillo, L. Palomba, M. Galdiero, D. Pontoni, G. Fragneto, M. Weck, S. Galdiero, The intriguing journey of gH625-dendrimers (2017) RSC Advances, 7 9106-9114

  50. 2016

  51. E. Galdiero, A. Siciliano, V. Maselli, R. Gesuele, M. Guida, D. Fulgione, S. Galdiero, L. Lombardi, A. Falanga, An integrated study on antimicrobial activity and ecotoxicity of quantum dots and quantum dots coated with the antimicrobial peptide indolicidin (2016) International Journal of Nanomedicine, 11 4199-4211

  52. A. Falanga, L. Lombardi, G. Franci, M. Vitiello, M.R. Iovene, G. Morelli, M. Galdiero, S. Galdiero, Marine antimicrobial peptides: Nature provides templates for the design of novel compounds against pathogenic bacteria (2016) International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 17

  53. M. Rai, S.D. Deshmukh, A.P. Ingle, I.R. Gupta, M. Galdiero, S. Galdiero, Metal nanoparticles: The protective nanoshield against virus infection (2016) Critical Reviews in Microbiology, 42 46-56

  54. S. Zappavigna, G. Misso, A. Falanga, E. Perillo, E. Novellino, M. Galdiero, P. Grieco, M. Caraglia, S. Galdiero, Nanocarriers conjugated with cell penetrating peptides: New Trojan horses by modern ulysses (2016) Current Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, 17 700-722

  55. E. Perillo, S. Porto, A. Falanga, S. Zappavigna, P. Stiuso, V. Tirino, V. Desiderio, G. Papaccio, M. Galdiero, A. Giordano, S. Galdiero, M. Caraglia, Liposome armed with herpes virus-derived gH625 peptide to overcome doxorubicin resistance in lung adenocarcinoma cell lines (2016) Oncotarget, 7 4077-4092

  56. 2015

  57. E. Nigro, I. Colavita, D. Sarnataro, O. Scudiero, G. Zambrano, V. Granata, A. Daniele, A. Carotenuto, S. Galdiero, V. Folliero, M. Galdiero, R.A. Urbanowicz, J.K. Ball, F. Salvatore, A. Pessi, An ancestral host defence peptide within human β-defensin 3 recapitulates the antibacterial and antiviral activity of the full-length molecule (2015) Scientific Reports, 5

  58. J.V. Caso, L. Russo, M. Palmieri, G. Malgieri, S. Galdiero, A. Falanga, C. Isernia, R. Iacovino, Investigating the inclusion properties of aromatic amino acids complexing beta-cyclodextrins in model peptides (2015) Amino Acids, 47 2215-2227

  59. A. Falanga, M. Galdiero, S. Galdiero, Membranotropic cell penetrating peptides: The outstanding journey (2015) International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 16 25323-25337

  60. O. Scudiero, E. Nigro, M. Cantisani, I. Colavita, M. Leone, F.A. Mercurio, M. Galdiero, A. Pessi, A. Daniele, F. Salvatore, S. Galdiero, Design and activity of a cyclic mini-β-defensin analog: A novel antimicrobial tool (2015) International Journal of Nanomedicine, 10 6523-6539

  61. D. Guarnieri, O. Muscetti, A. Falanga, S. Fusco, V. Belli, E. Perillo, E. Battista, V. Panzetta, S. Galdiero, P.A. Netti, Surface decoration with gH625-membranotropic peptides as a method to escape the endo-lysosomal compartment and reduce nanoparticle toxicity (2015) Nanotechnology, 26

  62. E. Notomista, A. Falanga, S. Fusco, L. Pirone, A. Zanfardino, S. Galdiero, M. Varcamonti, E. Pedone, P. Contursi, The identification of a novel Sulfolobus islandicus CAMP-like peptide points to archaeal microorganisms as cell factories for the production of antimicrobial molecules (2015) Microbial Cell Factories, 14

  63. E. Galdiero, V. Maselli, A. Falanga, R. Gesuele, S. Galdiero, D. Fulgione, M. Guida, Integrated analysis of the ecotoxicological and genotoxic effects of the antimicrobial peptide melittin on Daphnia magna and Pseudokirchneriella subcapitata (2015) Environmental Pollution, 203 145-152

  64. E. Perillo, E. Allard-Vannier, A. Falanga, P. Stiuso, M.T. Vitiello, M. Galdiero, S. Galdiero, I. Chourpa, Quantitative and qualitative effect of gH625 on the nanoliposome-mediated delivery of mitoxantrone anticancer drug to HeLa cells (2015) International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 488 59-66

  65. P. Ringhieri, C. Diaferia, S. Galdiero, R. Palumbo, G. Morelli, A. Accardo, Liposomal doxorubicin doubly functionalized with CCK8 and R8 peptide sequences for selective intracellular drug delivery (2015) Journal of Peptide Science, 21 415-425

  66. G. Vitiello, A. Falanga, A.A. Petruk, A. Merlino, G. Fragneto, L. Paduano, S. Galdiero, G. D'Errico, Fusion of raft-like lipid bilayers operated by a membranotropic domain of the HSV-type i glycoprotein gH occurs through a cholesterol-dependent mechanism (2015) Soft Matter, 11 3003-3016

  67. S. Valiante, A. Falanga, L. Cigliano, G. Iachetta, R.A. Busiello, V. La Marca, M. Galdiero, A. Lombardi, S. Galdiero, Peptide gH625 enters into neuron and astrocyte cell lines and crosses the blood–brain barrier in rats (2015) International Journal of Nanomedicine, 10 1885-1898

  68. D. Guarnieri, M. Biondi, H. Yu, V. Belli, A.P. Falanga, M. Cantisani, S. Galdiero, P.A. Netti, Tumor-activated prodrug (TAP)-conjugated nanoparticles with cleavable domains for safe doxorubicin delivery (2015) Biotechnology and Bioengineering, 112 601-611

  69. D.E. Borchmann, R. Tarallo, S. Avendano, A. Falanga, T.P. Carberry, S. Galdiero, M. Weck, Membranotropic peptide-functionalized poly(lactide)- graft -poly(ethylene glycol) brush copolymers for intracellular delivery (2015) Macromolecules, 48 942-949

  70. S. Galdiero, A. Falanga, G. Morelli, M. Galdiero, GH625: A milestone in understanding the many roles of membranotropic peptides (2015) Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Biomembranes, 16-25

  71. G. Franci, A. Falanga, S. Galdiero, L. Palomba, M. Rai, G. Morelli, M. Galdiero, Silver nanoparticles as potential antibacterial agents (2015) Molecules, 20 8856-8874

  72. S. Galdiero, A. Falanga, R. Berisio, P. Grieco, G. Morelli, M. Galdiero, Antimicrobial peptides as an opportunity against bacterial diseases (2015) Current Medicinal Chemistry, 22 1665-1677

  73. 2014

  74. A. Falanga, R. Tarallo, T. Carberry, M. Galdiero, M. Weck, S. Galdiero, Elucidation of the interaction mechanism with liposomes of gH625-peptide functionalized dendrimers (2014) PLoS ONE, 9

  75. M. Rai, K. Kon, A. Ingle, N. Duran, S. Galdiero, M. Galdiero, Broad-spectrum bioactivities of silver nanoparticles: The emerging trends and future prospects (2014) Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 98 1951-1961

  76. M. Cantisani, E. Finamore, E. Mignogna, A. Falanga, G.F. Nicoletti, C. Pedone, G. Morelli, M. Leone, M. Galdiero, S. Galdiero, Structural insights into and activity analysis of the antimicrobial peptide myxinidin (2014) Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 58 5280-5290

  77. C.A. Dos Santos, M.M. Seckler, A.P. Ingle, I. Gupta, S. Galdiero, M. Galdiero, A. Gade, M. Rai, Silver nanoparticles: Therapeutical uses, toxicity, and safety issues (2014) Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 103 1931-1944

  78. S. Galdiero, A. Falanga, M. Vitiello, P. Grieco, M. Caraglia, G. Morelli, M. Galdiero, Exploitation of viral properties for intracellular delivery (2014) Journal of Peptide Science, 20 468-478

  79. 2013

  80. M. Cantisani, A. Falanga, N. Incoronato, L. Russo, A. De Simone, G. Morelli, R. Berisio, M. Galdiero, S. Galdiero, Conformational modifications of gB from herpes simplex virus type 1 analyzed by synthetic peptides (2013) Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 56 8366-8376

  81. S. Gaikwad, A. Ingle, A. Gade, M. Rai, A. Falanga, N. Incoronato, L. Russo, S. Galdiero, M. Galdiero, Antiviral activity of mycosynthesized silver nanoparticles against herpes simplex virus and human parainfluenza virus type 3 (2013) International Journal of Nanomedicine, 8 4303-4314

  82. M. Cantisani, M. Leone, E. Mignogna, K. Kampanaraki, A. Falanga, G. Morelli, M. Galdiero, S. Galdiero, Structure-activity relations of myxinidin, an antibacterial peptide derived from the epidermal mucus of hagfish (2013) Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 57 5665-5673

  83. S. Galdiero, A. Falanga, M. Cantisani, M. Vitiello, G. Morelli, M. Galdiero, Peptide-lipid interactions: Experiments and applications (2013) International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 14 18758-18789

  84. G. Vitiello, G. Fragneto, A.A. Petruk, A. Falanga, S. Galdiero, A.M. D'Ursi, A. Merlino, G. D'Errico, Cholesterol modulates the fusogenic activity of a membranotropic domain of the FIV glycoprotein gp36 (2013) Soft Matter, 9 6442-6456

  85. G. Smaldone, A. Falanga, D. Capasso, D. Guarnieri, S. Correale, M. Galdiero, P.A. Netti, M. Zollo, S. Galdiero, S. Di Gaetano, E. Pedone, gH625 is a viral derived peptide for effective delivery of intrinsically disordered proteins (2013) International Journal of Nanomedicine, 8 2555-2565

  86. P. De Antonellis, L. Liguori, A. Falanga, M. Carotenuto, V. Ferrucci, I. Andolfo, F. Marinaro, I. Scognamiglio, A. Virgilio, G. De Rosa, A. Galeone, S. Galdiero, M. Zollo, MicroRNA 199b-5p delivery through stable nucleic acid lipid particles (SNALPs) in tumorigenic cell lines (2013) Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's Archives of Pharmacology, 386 287-302

  87. O. Scudiero, S. Galdiero, E. Nigro, L. Del Vecchio, R. Di Noto, M. Cantisani, I. Colavita, M. Galdiero, J.-J. Cassiman, A. Daniele, C. Pedone, F. Salvatore, Chimeric beta-defensin analogs, including the novel 3NI analog, display salt-resistant antimicrobial activity and lack toxicity in human epithelial cell lines (2013) Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 57 1701-1708

  88. D. Guarnieri, A. Falanga, O. Muscetti, R. Tarallo, S. Fusco, M. Galdiero, S. Galdiero, P.A. Netti, Shuttle-mediated nanoparticle delivery to the blood-brain barrier (2013) Small, 9 853-862

  89. S. Galdiero, A. Falanga, R. Tarallo, L. Russo, E. Galdiero, M. Cantisani, G. Morelli, M. Galdiero, Peptide inhibitors against herpes simplex virus infections (2013) Journal of Peptide Science, 19 148-158

  90. R. Tarallo, T.P. Carberry, A. Falanga, M. Vitiello, S. Galdiero, M. Galdiero, M. Weck, Dendrimers functionalized with membrane-interacting peptides for viral inhibition (2013) International Journal of Nanomedicine, 8 521-534

  91. A. Falanga, R. Tarallo, E. Galdiero, M. Cantisani, M. Galdiero, S. Galdiero, Review of a viral peptide nanosystem for intracellular delivery (2013) Journal of Nanophotonics, 7

  92. 2012

  93. M. Cantisani, M. Vitiello, A. Falanga, E. Finamore, M. Galdiero, S. Galdiero, Peptides complementary to the active loop of porin P2 from Haemophilus influenzae modulate its activity (2012) International Journal of Nanomedicine, 7 2361-2371

  94. S. Galdiero, A. Falanga, M. Cantisani, R. Tarallo, M.E. della Pepa, V. D'Oriano, M. Galdiero, Microbe-Host interactions: Structure and role of Gram-negative bacterial Porins (2012) Current Protein and Peptide Science, 13 843-854

  95. T.P. Carberry, R. Tarallo, A. Falanga, E. Finamore, M. Galdiero, M. Weck, S. Galdiero, Dendrimer functionalization with a membrane-interacting domain of herpes simplex virus type 1: Towards intracellular delivery (2012) Chemistry - A European Journal, 18 13678-13685

  96. S. Galdiero, L. Russo, A. Falanga, M. Cantisani, M. Vitiello, R. Fattorusso, G. Malgieri, M. Galdiero, C. Isernia, Structure and orientation of the gH625-644 membrane interacting region of herpes simplex virus type 1 in a membrane mimetic system (2012) Biochemistry, 51 3121-3128

  97. C. Esposito, M. Cantisani, G. D'Auria, L. Falcigno, E. Pedone, S. Galdiero, R. Berisio, Mapping key interactions in the dimerization process of HBHA from Mycobacterium tuberculosis, insights into bacterial agglutination (2012) FEBS Letters, 586 659-667

  98. M. Vitiello, M. Galdiero, E. Finamore, S. Galdiero, M. Galdiero, NF-κB as a potential therapeutic target in microbial diseases (2012) Molecular BioSystems, 8 1108-1120

  99. A. Falanga, R. Tarallo, G. Vitiello, M. Vitiello, E. Perillo, M. Cantisani, G. D'Errico, M. Galdiero, S. Galdiero, Biophysical characterization and membrane interaction of the two fusion loops of glycoprotein b from herpes simplex type i virus (2012) PLoS ONE, 7

  100. S. Galdiero, M. Vitiello, E. Finamore, R. Mansi, M. Galdiero, G. Morelli, D. Tesauro, Activation of monocytic cells by immunostimulatory lipids conjugated to peptide antigens (2012) Molecular BioSystems, 8 3166-3177

  101. S. Galdiero, M. Vitiello, A. Falanga, M. Cantisani, N. Incoronato, M. Galdiero, Intracellular delivery: Exploiting viral membranotropic peptides (2012) Current Drug Metabolism, 13 93-104

  102. 2011

  103. A. Falanga, M.T. Vitiello, M. Cantisani, R. Tarallo, D. Guarnieri, E. Mignogna, P. Netti, C. Pedone, M. Galdiero, S. Galdiero, A peptide derived from herpes simplex virus type 1 glycoprotein H: Membrane translocation and applications to the delivery of quantum dots (2011) Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine, 7 925-934

  104. G. D'Errico, C. Ercole, M. Lista, E. Pizzo, A. Falanga, S. Galdiero, R. Spadaccini, D. Picone, Enforcing the positive charge of N-termini enhances membrane interaction and antitumor activity of bovine seminal ribonuclease (2011) Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Biomembranes, 1808 3007-3015

  105. R. Tarallo, A. Accardo, A. Falanga, D. Guarnieri, G. Vitiello, P. Netti, G. D'Errico, G. Morelli, S. Galdiero, Clickable functionalization of liposomes with the gH625 peptide from herpes simplex virus type i for intracellular drug delivery (2011) Chemistry - A European Journal, 17 12659-12668

  106. S. Galdiero, A. Falanga, M. Vitiello, M. Cantisani, V. Marra, M. Galdiero, Silver nanoparticles as potential antiviral agents (2011) Molecules, 16 8894-8918

  107. G. Vitiello, A. Falanga, M. Galdiero, D. Marsh, S. Galdiero, G. D'Errico, Lipid composition modulates the interaction of peptides deriving from herpes simplex virus type i glycoproteins B and H with biomembranes (2011) Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Biomembranes, 1808 2517-2526

  108. 2010

  109. M. Vitiello, E. Finamore, A. Falanga, K. Raieta, M. Cantisani, F. Galdiero, C. Pedone, M. Galdiero, S. Galdiero, Viral fusion peptides induce several signal transduction pathway activations that are essential for interleukin-10 and beta-interferon production (2010) Intervirology, 53 381-389

  110. O. Scudiero, S. Galdiero, M. Cantisani, R. Di Noto, M. Vitiello, M. Galdiero, G. Naclerio, J.-J. Cassiman, C. Pedone, G. Castaldo, F. Salvatore, Novel synthetic, salt-resistant analogs of human beta-defensins 1 and 3 endowed with enhanced antimicrobial activity (2010) Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 54 2312-2322

  111. S. Galdiero, A. Falanga, M. Vitiello, L. Raiola, L. Russo, C. Pedone, C. Isernia, M. Galdiero, The presence of a single N-terminal histidine residue enhances the fusogenic properties of a membranotropic peptide derived from herpes simplex virus type 1 glycoprotein H (2010) Journal of Biological Chemistry, 285 17123-17136

  112. S. Galdiero, A. Falanga, G. Vitiello, M. Vitiello, C. Pedone, G. D'Errico, M. Galdiero, Role of membranotropic sequences from herpes simplex virus type I glycoproteins B and H in the fusion process (2010) Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Biomembranes, 1798 579-591

  113. V. Severino, A. Chambery, M. Vitiello, M. Cantisani, S. Galdiero, M. Galdiero, L. Malorni, A. Di Maro, A. Parente, Proteomic analysis of human U937 cell line activation mediated by Haemophilus influenzae type b P2 porin and its surface-exposed loop 7 (2010) Journal of Proteome Research, 9 1050-1062

  114. 2009

  115. S. Galdiero, Protein and Peptide Letters: Editorial (2009) Protein and Peptide Letters, 16 711

  116. A. Falanga, M. Cantisani, C. Pedone, S. Galdiero, Membrane fusion and fission: Enveloped viruses (2009) Protein and Peptide Letters, 16 751-759

  117. 2008

  118. S. Galdiero, A. Falanga, M. Vitiello, L. Raiola, R. Fattorusso, H. Browne, C. Pedone, C. Isernia, M. Galdiero, Analysis of a membrane interacting region of herpes simplex virus type 1 glycoprotein H (2008) Journal of Biological Chemistry, 283 29993-30009

  119. S. Galdiero, A. Falanga, M. Vitiello, M. D'Isanto, M. Cantisani, A. Kampanaraki, E. Benedetti, H. Browne, M. Galdiero, Peptides containing membrane-interacting motifs inhibit herpes simplex virus type 1 infectivity (2008) Peptides, 29 1461-1471

  120. M. Vitiello, S. Galdiero, M. D'Isanto, M. D'Amico, C. Di Filippo, M. Cantisani, M. Galdiero, C. Pedone, Pathophysiological changes of gram-negative bacterial infection can be reproduced by a synthetic peptide mimicking loop L7 sequence of Haemophilus influenzae porin (2008) Microbes and Infection, 10 657-663

  121. S. Galdiero, M. Vitiello, M. D'Isanto, A. Falanga, M. Cantisani, H. Browne, C. Pedone, M. Galdiero, The identification and characterization of fusogenic domains in herpes virus glycoprotein B molecules (2008) ChemBioChem, 9 758-767

  122. 2007

  123. S. Galdiero, A. Falanga, M. Vitiello, M. D'Isanto, C. Collins, V. Orrei, H. Browne, C. Pedone, M. Galdiero, Evidence for a role of the membrane-proximal region of herpes simplex virus type 1 glycoprotein H in membrane fusion and virus inhibition (2007) ChemBioChem, 8 885-895

  124. S. Galdiero, M. Galdiero, C. Pedone, β-barrel membrane bacterial proteins: Structure, function, assembly and interaction with lipids (2007) Current Protein and Peptide Science, 8 63-82

  125. 2006

  126. A. Dalla Bona, F. Formaggio, C. Peggion, B. Kaptein, Q.B. Broxterman, S. Galdiero, M. Galdiero, M. Vitiello, E. Benedetti, C. Toniolo, Synthesis, conformation, and bioactivity of novel analogues of the antiviral lipopeptide halovir A (2006) Journal of Peptide Science, 12 748-757

  127. S. Galdiero, M. Vitielo, M. D'Isanto, A. Falanga, C. Collins, K. Raieta, C. Pedone, H. Browne, M. Galdiero, Analysis of synthetic peptides from heptad-repeat domains of herpes simplex virus type 1 glycoproteins H and B (2006) Journal of General Virology, 87 1085-1097

  128. S. Galdiero, M. Vitiello, P. Amodeo, M. D'Isanto, M. Cantisani, C. Pedone, M. Galdiero, Structural requirements for proinflammatory activity of porin P2 loop 7 from Haemophilus influenzae (2006) Biochemistry, 45 4491-4501

  129. 2005

  130. S. Galdiero, A. Falanga, M. Vitiello, H. Browne, C. Pedone, M. Galdiero, Fusogenic domains in herpes simplex virus type 1 glycoprotein H (2005) Journal of Biological Chemistry, 280 28632-28643

  131. M. Saviano, C. Isernia, C. Bassarello, P. Di Lello, S. Galdiero, D.F. Mierke, E. Benedetti, C. Pedone, Conformational analysis by NMR and distance geometry techniques of a peptide mimetic of the third helix of the Antennapedia homeodomain (2005) Journal of Peptide Research, 65 200-208

  132. 2004

  133. S. Galdiero, M. Vitiello, M. D'Isanto, E. Di Niola, L. Peluso, K. Raieta, C. Pedone, M. Galdiero, E. Benedetti, Induction of signaling pathways by herpes simplex virus type 1 through glycoprotein H peptides (2004) Biopolymers - Peptide Science Section, 76 494-502

  134. S. Galdiero, E. Gouaux, High resolution crystallographic studies of α-hemolysin-phospholipid complexes define heptamer-lipid head group interactions: Implication for understanding protein-lipid interactions (2004) Protein Science, 13 1503-1511

  135. 2003

  136. M. Galdiero, M. Vitiello, S. Galdiero, Eukaryotic cell signaling and transcriptional activation induced by bacterial porins (2003) FEMS Microbiology Letters, 226 57-64

  137. S. Bartolucci, G. De Simone, S. Galdiero, R. Improta, V. Menchise, C. Pedone, E. Pedone, M. Saviano, An integrated structural and computational study of the thermostability of two thioredoxin mutants from Alicyclobacillus acidocaldarius (2003) Journal of Bacteriology, 185 4285-4289

  138. S. Galdiero, D. Capasso, M. Vitiello, M. D'Isanto, C. Pedone, M. Galdiero, Role of surface-exposed loops of Haemophilus influenzae protein P2 in the mitogen-activated protein kinase cascade (2003) Infection and Immunity, 71 2798-2809

  139. 2002

  140. M. Galdiero, M. Vitiello, E. Sanzari, M. D'Isanto, A. Tortora, A. Longanella, S. Galdiero, Porins from Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium activate the transcription factors activating protein 1 and NF-κB through the Raf-1-mitogen-activated protein kinase cascade (2002) Infection and Immunity, 70 558-568

  141. 2000

  142. G. De Simone, S. Galdiero, G. Manco, D. Lang, M. Rossi, C. Pedone, A snapshot of a transition state analogue of a novel thermophilic esterase belonging to the subfamily of mammalian hormone-sensitive lipase (2000) Journal of Molecular Biology, 303 761-771

  143. A. Lombardi, G. De Simone, S. Galdiero, F. Nastri, L. Di Costanzo, K. Makihira, T. Yamada, V. Pavone, The crystal structure of Afc-containing peptides (2000) Biopolymers, 53 150-160

  144. G. De Simone, A. Lombardi, S. Galdiero, F. Nastri, L. Di Costanzo, S. Gohda, A. Sano, T. Yamada, V. Pavone, The crystal structure of a Dcp-containing peptide (2000) Biopolymers, 53 182-188

  145. 1999

  146. G. De Simone, G. Manco, S. Galdiero, A. Lombardi, M. Rossi, V. Pavone, Crystallization and preliminary X-ray diffraction studies of the carboxylesterase EST2 from Alicyclobacillus acidocaldarius (1999) Acta Crystallographica Section D: Biological Crystallography, 55 1348-1349

  147. A. Lombardi, G. De Simone, S. Galdiero, N. Staiano, F. Nastri, V. Pavone, From natural to synthetic multisite thrombin inhibitors (1999) Biopolymers - Peptide Science Section, 51 19-39

  148. A. Lombardi, G. De Simone, F. Nastri, S. Galdiero, R. Della Morte, N. Staiano, C. Pedone, M. Bolognesi, V. Pavone, The crystal structure of α-thrombin-hirunorm IV complex reveals a novel specificity site recognition mode (1999) Protein Science, 8 91-95

  149. 1998

  150. V. Pavone, G. De Simone, F. Nastri, S. Galdiero, N. Staiano, A. Lombardi, C. Pedone, Multiple binding mode of reversible synthetic thrombin inhibitors. A comparative structural analysis (1998) Biological Chemistry, 379 987-1006

  151. G. De Simone, A. Lombardi, S. Galdiero, F. Nastri, R. Della Morte, N. Staiano, C. Pedone, M. Bolognesi, V. Pavone, Hirunorms are true hirudin mimetics. The crystal structure of human α- thrombin-hirunorm V complex (1998) Protein Science, 7 243-253

  152. 1997

  153. M. Gatos, F. Formaggio, M. Crisma, G. Valle, C. Toniolo, G.M. Bonora, M. Saviano, R. Iacovino, V. Menchise, S. Galdiero, C. Pedone, E. Benedetti, Conformational characterization of peptides rich in the cycloaliphatic Cα,α-disubstituted glycine 1-Amino-cyclononane-1-carboxylic acid (1997) Journal of Peptide Science, 3 367-382

  154. 1996

  155. B. Di Blasio, S. Galdiero, M. Saviano, C. Pedone, E. Benedetti, E. Rizzarelli, S. Pedotti, G. Vecchio, W.A. Gibbons, Synthesis and structural characterization of 6I,6II-diamino-6I,6 II-dideoxy-cyclomaltoheptaose, a difunctionalized β-cyclodextrin (1996) Carbohydrate Research, 282 41-52

  156. A. Santini, B. Di Blasio, S. Galdiero, R. Iacovino, C. Pedone, E. Benedetti, M. Crisma, C. Toniolo, Molecular and crystal structures of two terminally-blocked Ac5c homo-oligopeptides (1996) Zeitschrift fur Kristallographie - New Crystal Structures, 211 616-621

  157. B. Di Blasio, S. Galdiero, M. Saviano, G. De Simone, E. Benedetti, C. Pedone, W.A. Gibbons, R. Deschenaux, E. Rizzarelli, G. Vecchio, Functionalized cyclodextrins: Synthesis and structural characterization of 6-deoxy-6-{4-[N-tert-butoxycarbonyl-2-aminoethyl]-imidazolyl}-cyclomaltoheptaose (1996) Supramolecular Chemistry, 7 47-54

  158. 1995

  159. F. Formaggio, M. Crisma, C. Toniolo, E. Benedetti, B. Di Blasio, M. Saviano, S. Galdiero, J. Kamphuis, A. Santini, Inversion of 310‐helix screw sense in a (D‐αMe)Leu homotetrapeptide induced by a guest D‐(αMe)val residue (1995) Journal of Peptide Science, 1 396-402



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