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Carlo Giovanni Traverso, M.B.,B.S., Ph.D.

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  1. Abramson A, Caffarel-Salvador E, Khang M, Dellal D, Silverstein D, Gao Y, Frederiksen MR, Vegge A, Hubálek F, Water JJ, Friderichsen AV, Fels J, Kirk RK, Cleveland C, Collins J, Tamang S, Hayward A, Landh T, Buckley ST, Roxhed N, Rahbek U, Langer R, Traverso G. An ingestible self-orienting system for oral delivery of macromolecules. Science. 2019 02 08; 363(6427):611-615. PMID: 30733413; PMCID: PMC6430586.
    Citations: 49     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  2. Verma M, Furin J, Langer R, Traverso G. Making the case: developing innovative adherence solutions for the treatment of tuberculosis. BMJ Glob Health. 2019; 4(1):e001323. PMID: 30815283; PMCID: PMC6361324.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    
  3. Hayward A, Bensel T, Mazdiyasni H, Rogner J, Kirtane AR, Lee YL, Hua T, Bajpayee A, Collins J, McDonnell S, Cleveland C, Lopes A, Wahane A, Langer R, Traverso G. Scalable Gastric Resident Systems for Veterinary Application. Sci Rep. 2018 08 07; 8(1):11816. PMID: 30087406.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  4. Shankar GM, Kirtane AR, Miller JJ, Mazdiyasni H, Rogner J, Tai T, Williams EA, Higuchi F, Juratli TA, Tateishi K, Koerner MVA, Tummala SS, Fink AL, Penson T, Schmidt SP, Wojtkiewicz GR, Baig A, Francis JM, Rinne ML, Batten JM, Batchelor TT, Brastianos PK, Curry WT, Barker FG, Jordan JT, Iafrate AJ, Chi AS, Lennerz JK, Meyerson M, Langer R, Wakimoto H, Traverso G, Cahill DP. Genotype-targeted local therapy of glioma. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 09 04; 115(36):E8388-E8394. PMID: 30082399; PMCID: PMC6130372.
    Citations: 19     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  5. Mimee M, Nadeau P, Hayward A, Carim S, Flanagan S, Jerger L, Collins J, McDonnell S, Swartwout R, Citorik RJ, Bulovic V, Langer R, Traverso G, Chandrakasan AP, Lu TK. An ingestible bacterial-electronic system to monitor gastrointestinal health. Science. 2018 05 25; 360(6391):915-918. PMID: 29798884; PMCID: PMC6430580.
    Citations: 80     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  6. DiCiccio AM, Lee YL, Glettig DL, Walton ESE, de la Serna EL, Montgomery VA, Grant TM, Langer R, Traverso G. Caffeine-catalyzed gels. Biomaterials. 2018 07; 170:127-135. PMID: 29660635.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  7. Traverso G, Kirtane AR, Schoellhammer CM, Langer R. Convergence for Translation: Drug-Delivery Research in Multidisciplinary Teams. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2018 04 09; 57(16):4156-4163. PMID: 29520902.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  8. Kirtane AR, Abouzid O, Minahan D, Bensel T, Hill AL, Selinger C, Bershteyn A, Craig M, Mo SS, Mazdiyasni H, Cleveland C, Rogner J, Lee YL, Booth L, Javid F, Wu SJ, Grant T, Bellinger AM, Nikolic B, Hayward A, Wood L, Eckhoff PA, Nowak MA, Langer R, Traverso G. Development of an oral once-weekly drug delivery system for HIV antiretroviral therapy. Nat Commun. 2018 01 09; 9(1):2. PMID: 29317618; PMCID: PMC5760734.
    Citations: 38     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  9. Schoellhammer CM, Chen Y, Cleveland C, Minahan D, Bensel T, Park JY, Saxton S, Lee YL, Booth L, Langer R, Traverso G. Defining optimal permeant characteristics for ultrasound-mediated gastrointestinal delivery. J Control Release. 2017 Dec 28; 268:113-119. PMID: 29051063.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  10. Caffarel-Salvador E, Abramson A, Langer R, Traverso G. Oral delivery of biologics using drug-device combinations. Curr Opin Pharmacol. 2017 10; 36:8-13. PMID: 28779684; PMCID: PMC5732838.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  11. Liu J, Pang Y, Zhang S, Cleveland C, Yin X, Booth L, Lin J, Lucy Lee YA, Mazdiyasni H, Saxton S, Kirtane AR, Erlach TV, Rogner J, Langer R, Traverso G. Triggerable tough hydrogels for gastric resident dosage forms. Nat Commun. 2017 07 25; 8(1):124. PMID: 28743858.
    Citations: 25     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  12. Abid A, O'Brien JM, Bensel T, Cleveland C, Booth L, Smith BR, Langer R, Traverso G. Wireless Power Transfer to Millimeter-Sized Gastrointestinal Electronics Validated in a Swine Model. Sci Rep. 2017 04 27; 7:46745. PMID: 28447624; PMCID: PMC5406829.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  13. Nadeau P, El-Damak D, Glettig D, Kong YL, Mo S, Cleveland C, Booth L, Roxhed N, Langer R, Chandrakasan AP, Traverso G. Prolonged energy harvesting for ingestible devices. Nat Biomed Eng. 2017; 1. PMID: 28458955.
    Citations: 17     Fields:    
  14. Schoellhammer CM, Lauwers GY, Goettel JA, Oberli MA, Cleveland C, Park JY, Minahan D, Chen Y, Anderson DG, Jaklenec A, Snapper SB, Langer R, Traverso G. Ultrasound-Mediated Delivery of RNA to Colonic Mucosa of Live Mice. Gastroenterology. 2017 04; 152(5):1151-1160. PMID: 28088460; PMCID: PMC5368009.
    Citations: 14     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  15. Bellinger AM, Jafari M, Grant TM, Zhang S, Slater HC, Wenger EA, Mo S, Lee YL, Mazdiyasni H, Kogan L, Barman R, Cleveland C, Booth L, Bensel T, Minahan D, Hurowitz HM, Tai T, Daily J, Nikolic B, Wood L, Eckhoff PA, Langer R, Traverso G. Oral, ultra-long-lasting drug delivery: Application toward malaria elimination goals. Sci Transl Med. 2016 11 16; 8(365):365ra157. PMID: 27856796.
    Citations: 56     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  16. Kirtane AR, Langer R, Traverso G. Past, Present, and Future Drug Delivery Systems for Antiretrovirals. J Pharm Sci. 2016 12; 105(12):3471-3482. PMID: 27771050.
    Citations: 11     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  17. Lee HC, Ahsen OO, Liang K, Wang Z, Cleveland C, Booth L, Potsaid B, Jayaraman V, Cable AE, Mashimo H, Langer R, Traverso G, Fujimoto JG. Circumferential optical coherence tomography angiography imaging of the swine esophagus using a micromotor balloon catheter. Biomed Opt Express. 2016 Aug 01; 7(8):2927-42. PMID: 27570688; PMCID: PMC4986804.
    Citations: 13     
  18. Lee YA, Zhang S, Lin J, Langer R, Traverso G. A Janus Mucoadhesive and Omniphobic Device for Gastrointestinal Retention. Adv Healthc Mater. 2016 05; 5(10):1141-6. PMID: 27060695.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  19. Schoellhammer CM, Langer R, Traverso G. Of microneedles and ultrasound: Physical modes of gastrointestinal macromolecule delivery. Tissue Barriers. 2016 Apr-Jun; 4(2):e1150235. PMID: 27358752.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    
  20. Robles AI, Traverso G, Zhang M, Roberts NJ, Khan MA, Joseph C, Lauwers GY, Selaru FM, Popoli M, Pittman ME, Ke X, Hruban RH, Meltzer SJ, Kinzler KW, Vogelstein B, Harris CC, Papadopoulos N. Whole-Exome Sequencing Analyses of Inflammatory Bowel Disease-Associated Colorectal Cancers. Gastroenterology. 2016 Apr; 150(4):931-43. PMID: 26764183; PMCID: PMC5270616.
    Citations: 96     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  21. Traverso G, Ciccarelli G, Schwartz S, Hughes T, Boettcher T, Barman R, Langer R, Swiston A. Physiologic Status Monitoring via the Gastrointestinal Tract. PLoS One. 2015; 10(11):e0141666. PMID: 26580216.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  22. Schoellhammer CM, Schroeder A, Maa R, Lauwers GY, Swiston A, Zervas M, Barman R, DiCiccio AM, Brugge WR, Anderson DG, Blankschtein D, Langer R, Traverso G. Ultrasound-mediated gastrointestinal drug delivery. Sci Transl Med. 2015 Oct 21; 7(310):310ra168. PMID: 26491078.
    Citations: 31     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  23. Zhang S, Ermann J, Succi MD, Zhou A, Hamilton MJ, Cao B, Korzenik JR, Glickman JN, Vemula PK, Glimcher LH, Traverso G, Langer R, Karp JM. An inflammation-targeting hydrogel for local drug delivery in inflammatory bowel disease. Sci Transl Med. 2015 Aug 12; 7(300):300ra128. PMID: 26268315.
    Citations: 75     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  24. Zhang S, Bellinger AM, Glettig DL, Barman R, Lee YA, Zhu J, Cleveland C, Montgomery VA, Gu L, Nash LD, Maitland DJ, Langer R, Traverso G. A pH-responsive supramolecular polymer gel as an enteric elastomer for use in gastric devices. Nat Mater. 2015 Oct; 14(10):1065-71. PMID: 26213897.
    Citations: 55     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  25. Traverso G, Langer R. Engineering precision. Sci Transl Med. 2015 May 27; 7(289):289ed6. PMID: 26019214.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  26. Traverso G, Langer R. Perspective: Special delivery for the gut. Nature. 2015 Mar 26; 519(7544):S19. PMID: 25806494.
    Citations: 20     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  27. Liang K, Traverso G, Lee HC, Ahsen OO, Wang Z, Potsaid B, Giacomelli M, Jayaraman V, Barman R, Cable A, Mashimo H, Langer R, Fujimoto JG. Ultrahigh speed en face OCT capsule for endoscopic imaging. Biomed Opt Express. 2015 Apr 01; 6(4):1146-63. PMID: 25909001; PMCID: PMC4399656.
    Citations: 28     
  28. Laulicht B, Traverso G, Deshpande V, Langer R, Karp JM. Simple battery armor to protect against gastrointestinal injury from accidental ingestion. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Nov 18; 111(46):16490-5. PMID: 25368176.
    Citations: 9     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  29. Traverso G, Schoellhammer CM, Schroeder A, Maa R, Lauwers GY, Polat BE, Anderson DG, Blankschtein D, Langer R. Microneedles for drug delivery via the gastrointestinal tract. J Pharm Sci. 2015 Feb; 104(2):362-7. PMID: 25250829.
    Citations: 31     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  30. Parot V, Lim D, González G, Traverso G, Nishioka NS, Vakoc BJ, Durr NJ. Photometric stereo endoscopy. J Biomed Opt. 2013 Jul; 18(7):076017. PMID: 23864015.
    Citations: 9     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  31. Traverso G, McMahon GT. Residency training and international medical graduates: coming to America no more. JAMA. 2012 Dec 05; 308(21):2193-4. PMID: 23212494; PMCID: PMC4370780.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  32. Wang Z, Cummins JM, Shen D, Cahill DP, Jallepalli PV, Wang TL, Parsons DW, Traverso G, Awad M, Silliman N, Ptak J, Szabo S, Willson JK, Markowitz SD, Goldberg ML, Karess R, Kinzler KW, Vogelstein B, Velculescu VE, Lengauer C. Three classes of genes mutated in colorectal cancers with chromosomal instability. Cancer Res. 2004 May 01; 64(9):2998-3001. PMID: 15126332.
    Citations: 78     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  33. Traverso G, Bettegowda C, Kraus J, Speicher MR, Kinzler KW, Vogelstein B, Lengauer C. Hyper-recombination and genetic instability in BLM-deficient epithelial cells. Cancer Res. 2003 Dec 15; 63(24):8578-81. PMID: 14695165.
    Citations: 22     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  34. Diehl F, Traverso G. High-throughput in vitro translation. Discov Med. 2003 Oct; 3(18):44-5. PMID: 20704863.
    Citations:    Fields:    
  35. Traverso G, Diehl F, Hurst R, Shuber A, Whitney D, Johnson C, Levin B, Kinzler KW, Vogelstein B. Multicolor in vitro translation. Nat Biotechnol. 2003 Sep; 21(9):1093-7. PMID: 12910244.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  36. Dressman D, Yan H, Traverso G, Kinzler KW, Vogelstein B. Transforming single DNA molecules into fluorescent magnetic particles for detection and enumeration of genetic variations. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2003 Jul 22; 100(15):8817-22. PMID: 12857956; PMCID: PMC166396.
    Citations: 247     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  37. Traverso G, Shuber A, Olsson L, Levin B, Johnson C, Hamilton SR, Boynton K, Kinzler KW, Vogelstein B. Detection of proximal colorectal cancers through analysis of faecal DNA. Lancet. 2002 Feb 02; 359(9304):403-4. PMID: 11844514.
    Citations: 21     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  38. Traverso G, Shuber A, Levin B, Johnson C, Olsson L, Schoetz DJ, Hamilton SR, Boynton K, Kinzler KW, Vogelstein B. Detection of APC mutations in fecal DNA from patients with colorectal tumors. N Engl J Med. 2002 Jan 31; 346(5):311-20. PMID: 11821507.
    Citations: 54     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  39. Dong SM, Traverso G, Johnson C, Geng L, Favis R, Boynton K, Hibi K, Goodman SN, D'Allessio M, Paty P, Hamilton SR, Sidransky D, Barany F, Levin B, Shuber A, Kinzler KW, Vogelstein B, Jen J. Detecting colorectal cancer in stool with the use of multiple genetic targets. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2001 Jun 06; 93(11):858-65. PMID: 11390535.
    Citations: 67     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  40. Howe JR, Bair JL, Sayed MG, Anderson ME, Mitros FA, Petersen GM, Velculescu VE, Traverso G, Vogelstein B. Germline mutations of the gene encoding bone morphogenetic protein receptor 1A in juvenile polyposis. Nat Genet. 2001 Jun; 28(2):184-7. PMID: 11381269.
    Citations: 201     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  41. Shih IM, Wang TL, Traverso G, Romans K, Hamilton SR, Ben-Sasson S, Kinzler KW, Vogelstein B. Top-down morphogenesis of colorectal tumors. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2001 Feb 27; 98(5):2640-5. PMID: 11226292; PMCID: PMC30191.
    Citations: 104     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  42. St Croix B, Rago C, Velculescu V, Traverso G, Romans KE, Montgomery E, Lal A, Riggins GJ, Lengauer C, Vogelstein B, Kinzler KW. Genes expressed in human tumor endothelium. Science. 2000 Aug 18; 289(5482):1197-202. PMID: 10947988.
    Citations: 547     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  43. Lin JC, Scherer SW, Tougas L, Traverso G, Tsui LC, Andrulis IL, Jothy S, Park M. Detailed deletion mapping with a refined physical map of 7q31 localizes a putative tumor suppressor gene for breast cancer in the region of MET. Oncogene. 1996 Nov 07; 13(9):2001-8. PMID: 8934547.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  44. Belloni E, Muenke M, Roessler E, Traverso G, Siegel-Bartelt J, Frumkin A, Mitchell HF, Donis-Keller H, Helms C, Hing AV, Heng HH, Koop B, Martindale D, Rommens JM, Tsui LC, Scherer SW. Identification of Sonic hedgehog as a candidate gene responsible for holoprosencephaly. Nat Genet. 1996 Nov; 14(3):353-6. PMID: 8896571.
    Citations: 170     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
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