Publications

Articles

2018

Policy Considerations for Mobile Biosensors

S. M. Russell and R. de la Rica, ACS Sensors 2018 (accepted)

https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/acssensors.8b00289

Paper Transducers to Detect Plasmon Variations in Colorimetric Nanoparticle Biosensors

S. M. Russell, R. de la Rica, Sensors and Actuators B-Chemical 2018 (accepted)

Plug and play anisotropy-based nanothermometers

Sebastian A. Thompson, Ignacio A. Martinez, Patricia Haro- González, Alejandro Adam, Daniel Jaque, Jana B. Nieder, and Roberto de la Rica. ACS Photonics 2018, DOI: 10.1021/acsphotonics.8b00292

https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/acsphotonics.8b00292

2017

Enzyme-coated Janus nanoparticles that selectively bind cell receptors as a function of the concentration of glucose

G. Rucinskaite, S. A. Thompson, S. Paterson and R. de la Rica. Nanoscale 2017, 9, 5404-5407.

http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2017/nr/c7nr00298j#!divAbstract

Gold Suprashells: Enhanced Photothermal Nanoheaters with Multiple Localized Surface Plasmon Resonances for Broadband Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering

S. Paterson, S. A. Thompson, A. W. Wark, R. de la Rica. J. Phys. Chem. C 2017, 121, 7404-7411.

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b12792

Augmented Reality for Real-Time Detection and Interpretation of Colorimetric Signals Generated by Paper-Based Biosensors

Steven M. Russell, Antonio Domenech-Sánchez and Roberto de la Rica. ACS Sensors 2017, 2, 848-853

http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acssensors.7b00259

One-step fabrication of LSPR-tuneable reconfigurable assemblies of gold nanoparticles decorated with biotin-binding proteins

de la Rica, R. Nanoscale 2017, 9, 18855-18860.

http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2017/nr/c7nr07574j#!divAbstract

2016

Naked-eye detection as a universal approach to lower the limit of detection of enzyme-linked immunoassays

O'Connor, E.F.; Paterson, S.; de la Rica, R. Analytical and Bioanalytical chemistry Vol 3389, pp 3389 (2016)

http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00216-016-9453-8?wt_mc=internal.event.1.SEM.ArticleAuthorOnlineFirst

Self-Assembly of Gold Supraparticles with Crystallographically Aligned and Strongly Coupled Nanoparticle Building Blocks for SERS and Photothermal Therapy

S. Paterson, S. A. Thompson,  J. Gracie, A. W. Wark, and R. de la Rica. Chemical Science 2016, 7, 6232-6237

http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2016/sc/c6sc02465c#!divAbstract

Light-Triggered Inactivation of Enzymes with Photothermal Nanoheaters

S. A. Thompson, S. Paterson, M. M. M. Azab, Alastair W. Wark and Roberto de la Rica, Small 2016, 13, 1603195

https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/epdf/10.1002/smll.201603195

2015

Photoluminescent nanosensors for intracellular detection

Kerr, C. A.; de la Rica, R. Analytical Metods Vol 7, pp 7067-7075 (2015)

http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2015/ay/c5ay00489f#!divAbstract

Solution-based nanosensors for in-field detection with the naked eye

Paterson, S.; de la Rica, R. Analyst (2015) Vol 140, pp 3308-3317

http://pubs.rsc.org/en/Content/ArticleLanding/2015/AN/c4an02297a#!divAbstract

Designing Fluorescent Peptide Sensors with Dual Specificity for the Detection of HIV‑1 Protease

Herpoldt, K. L.; Artzy-Schnirman, A.; Christofferson, A.J.; Makarucha, A. J.; de la Rica, R.; Yarovsky, I.; Stevens. M. M. Chemistry of Materials (2015) (accepted)

2014

Nanoparticle Growth via Concentration Gradients Generated by Enzyme Nanopatterns

de la Rica R.; Bat, E.; Herpoldt, K. L.; Xie, H.; Bertazzo, S.; Maynard, H.D.; Stevens M. M. Advanced Functional Materials Vol 24, pp 3692–3698 (2014)

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/adfm.201304047/abstract

Plasmonic ELISA for the detection of gp120 at ultralow concentrations with the naked eye

Cecchin, D.; de la Rica, R.; Bain, R. E. S.; M. W. Finnis; Stevens M. M.; Battaglia,G. Nanoscale Vol 6, pp 9559-9562 (2014)

http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2014/nr/c3nr06167a#!divAbstract

Self-Assembly of Collagen Building Blocks Guided by Electric Fields

de la Rica, R; Mendoza, E.; Chow, L. W.; Cloyd, K. L.; Bertazzo, S.; Watkins, H. C.; Steele J. M. A.; Stevens, M. M. Small (In press) DOI: 10.1002/smll.201400424

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/smll.201400424/abstract

A designer peptide as a template for growing Au nanoclusters

de la Rica, R; Chow, L. W.; Horejs, C. M.; Mazo, M.; Chiappini, C.; Pashuck, E. T.; Bitton R.; Stevens, M. M. Chemical Communications Vol. 50, pp 10648-10650 (2014)

http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2014/cc/c4cc03240c#!divAbstract

2013

Plasmonic ELISA for the detection of analytes at ultralow concentrations with the naked eye

de La Rica Roberto, Stevens Molly M., Nature Protocols Vol 8, pp. 1759-1764 (2013

http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nprot.2013.085

2012

Plasmonic ELISA for the ultrasensitive detection of disease biomarkers with the naked eye

de La Rica Roberto, Stevens Molly M., Nature Nanotechnology Vol 7, No. 12, pp. 821–824 (2012)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nnano.2012.186

Plasmonic nanosensors with inverse sensitivity by means of enzyme-guided crystal growth

de La Rica Roberto, Rodriguez-Lorenzo Laura, Alvarez-Puebla Ramon, Liz-Marzan Luis, Stevens Molly, Nature Materials Vol 11, pp. 604–607 (2012)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nmat3337

Enzyme-responsive nanoparticles for drug release and diagnostics

de La Rica Roberto, Aili Daniel, Stevens Molly, Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews Vol 64, No. 11, pp. 967-978 (2012)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.addr.2012.01.002

2011

Electrical readout of protein microarrays on regular glass slides

Bonilla Diana, Mallen Maria, de La Rica Roberto, Fernandez-Sanchez Cesar, Baldi Antoni, Analytical Chemistry Vol 83, No. 5, pp. 1726–1731 (2011)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ac102938z

Biomimetic crystallization of Ag2S nanoclusters in nanopore assemblies

de La Rica Roberto, Velders Aldrik, Journal of the American Chemical Society Vol 133, No. 9, pp. 2875–2877 (2011)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ja110272g

Assemblies of functional peptides and their applications in building blocks for biosensors

de La Rica Roberto, Pejoux Christophe, Matsui Hiroshi, Advanced Functional Materials Vol 21, No. 6, pp. 1018-1026 (2011)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adfm.201001419

Multivalent nanoparticle networks as ultrasensitive enzyme sensors

de La Rica Roberto, Fratila Raluca, Szarpak Anna, Huskens Jurriaan, Velders Aldrik, Angewandte Chemie International Edition Vol 50, No. 25, pp. 5704–5707 (2011)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/anie.201008189

Supramolecular Au nanoparticle assemblies as optical probes for enzyme-linked immunoassays

de La Rica Roberto, Velders Aldrik, Small Vol 7, No. 1, pp. 66–69 (2011)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/smll.201001340

2010

Applications of peptide and protein-based materials in bionanotechnology

de La Rica Roberto, Matsui Hiroshi, Chemical Society Reviews Vol 39, pp. 3499-3509 (2010)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/B917574C

Bioinspired target-specific crystallization on peptide nanotubes for ultrasensitive Pb Ion detection

de La Rica Roberto, Mendoza Ernest, Matsui Hiroshi, Small Vol 6, No. 16, pp. 1753–1756 (2010)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/smll.201000489

Biomimetic crystallization nanolithography : simultaneous nanopatterning and crystallization

de La Rica Roberto, Fabijanic Kristina, Baldi Antoni, Matsui Hiroshi, Angewandte Chemie International Edition Vol 49, No. 8, pp. 1447–1450 (2010)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/anie.200906200

Device for electrically reading microarrays, has base having support for positioning test surface of microarray parallel to reading surface of base, and matrix of transducers arranged on reading surface of base (Patent)

Baldi Antonio, Bonilla Diana, de La Rica Roberto, Fernandez-Sanchez Cesar, (2010)

http://strathprints.strath.ac.uk/45879/

2009

Label-free cancer cell detection with impedimetric transducers

de La Rica Roberto, Thompson Sebastian, Baldi Antoni, Fernandez-Sanchez Cesar, Drain Charles Michael, Matsui Hiroshi, Analytical Chemistry Vol 81, No. 24, pp. 10167–10171 (2009)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ac9021049

Single-cell pathogen detection with a reverse-phase immunoassay on impedimetric transducers

de La Rica Roberto, Baldi Antoni, Fernandez-Sanchez Cesar, Matsui Hiroshi, Analytical Chemistry Vol 81, No. 18, pp. 7732-7736 (2009)

Biomimetic conformation-specific assembly of proteins at artificial binding sites nanopatterned on silicon

de La Rica Roberto, Matsui Hiroshi, Journal of the American Chemical Society Vol 131, No. 40, pp. 14180–14181 (2009)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ja905932e

Selective detection of live pathogens via surface-confined electric field perturbation on interdigitated silicon transducers

de La Rica Roberto, Baldi Antonio, Fernandez-Sanchez Cesar, Matsui Hiroshi, Analytical Chemistry Vol 81, No. 10, pp. 3830-3835 (2009)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ac9001854

Self-assembled peptide nanotubes for electronics and sensor devices (Conference)

Bai Hanying, Matsui Hiroshi, de La Rica Roberto, The 237th ACS National Meeting (2009)

http://strathprints.strath.ac.uk/45765/

2008

Label-free pathogen detection with sensor chips assembled from peptide nanotubes

de La Rica Roberto, Mendoza Ernest, Lechuga Laura, Matsui Hiroshi, Angewandte Chemie. International edition in English Vol 47, No. 50, pp. 9752–9755 (2008)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/anie.200804299

Silane nanopatterns via gas-phase soft lithography

de La Rica Roberto, Baldi Antonio, Mendoza Ernest, San Paulo Alvaro, Llobera Andreu, Fernandez-Sanchez Cesar, Small Vol 4, No. 8, pp. 1076-1079 (2008)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/smll.200701038

Urease as a nanoreactor for growing crystalline ZnO nanoshells at room temperature

de La Rica Roberto, Matsui Hiroshi, Angewandte Chemie. International edition in English Vol 47, No. 29, pp. 5415–5417 (2008)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/anie.200801181

Spermine-induced hybridization and charge inversion at the diffuse layer of a DNA-FET

de La Rica Roberto, Fernandez-Sanchez Cesar, Cecilia Jimenez-Jorquera, Baldi Antonio, Journal of Physical Chemistry B Vol 112, No. 25, pp. 7614-7617 (2008)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jp711348m

2007

Local detection of enzymatic ion generation with polycrystalline silicon interdigitated electrodes and its application to biosensing

de La Rica Roberto, Baldi Antonio, Fernandez-Sanchez Cesar, Applied Physics Letters Vol 90, (2007)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.2472718

Electric preconcentration and detection of latex beads with interdigitated electrodes

de La Rica Roberto, Fernandez-Sanchez Cesar, Baldi Antonio, Applied Physics Letters Vol 90, No. 17, (2007)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.2731311

2006

Polysilicon interdigitated electrodes as impedimetric sensors

de La Rica Roberto, Fernandez-Sanchez Cesar, Baldi Antonio, Electrochemistry Communications Vol 8, No. 8, pp. 1239-1244 (2006)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.elecom.2006.05.028