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  1. E. Petrová, S. Chvíla, F. Štěpánek, J. Zbytovská, D.A. Lamprou* (2024) Imiquimod nanocrystal-loaded dissolving microneedles prepared by DLP printing. Drug Deliv. Transl. Res. In Press.

  2. R.L. Milliken, T. Quinten, S. Andersen, D.A. Lamprou* (2024) Application of 3D Printing in Early Phase Development of Pharmaceutical Solid Dosage Forms. Int. J. Pharm. In Press.

  3. M. Lazaridou, S. Moroni, P. Klonos, A. Kyritsis, D.N. Bikiaris*, D.A. Lamprou*. (2024) 3D-printed hydrogels based on amphiphilic chitosan derivative loaded with levofloxacin for wound healing applications. Int. J. Polym. Mater. Polym. Biomater. In Press.

  4. R. Macartney, E. Weaver, R. Irwin, M. Wylie, G. Burke, D.A. Lamprou* (2024) Co-delivery of VEGF and Amoxicillin using LP-Coated Co-axial Electrospun Fibres for the Potential Treatment of Diabetic Wounds. Biomaterials Advances. In Press.

  5. E. Weaver, R. Macartney, R. Irwin, S. Uddin, A. Hooker, G. Burke, M. Wylie, D.A. Lamprou* (2024) Liposomal Encapsulation of Amoxicillin via Microfluidics with Subsequent Investigation of the Significance of PEGylated Therapeutics. Int. J. Pharm. 650, 123710.

  6. S. Lian, D.A. Lamprou*, M. Zhao* (2024) Electrospinning Technologies for the Delivery of Biopharmaceuticals: Current Status and Future Trends. Int. J. Pharm. 651, 123641.


  1. M. Wojtyłko, D.A. Lamprou*, A. Froelich, W. Kuczko, R. Wichniarek, T. Osmałek* (2023) 3D-printed solid dosage forms for mental and neurological disorders: recent advances and future perspectives. Expert Opin. Drug Deliv. DOI: 10.1080/17425247.2023.2292692.

  2. E. Jaradat, E. Weaver, A. Meziane, D.A. Lamprou* (2023) Synthesis and Characterization of Paclitaxel-Loaded PEGylated Liposomes by Microfluidics Method. Mol. Pharm. 20 (12), 6184–6196.

  3. E. Weaver & D.A. Lamprou* (2023) Emerging Technologies Transforming Therapy. Journal of Medical Science.

  4. J. Ghodke, S.I. Ekonomou, E. Weaver, D.A. Lamprou, O. Doran, A.Ch. Stratakos (2023) The manufacturing and characterisation of eugenol-enclosed liposomes produced by microfluidics method. Foods. 12(15), 2940.

  5. E. Weaver, F. Sommonte, A. Hooker, N. Denora, S. Uddin, D.A. Lamprou* (2023) Microfluidic Encapsulation of Enzymes and Steroids within Solid Lipid Nanoparticles. Drug Deliv. Transl. Res.

  6. G. Pitzanti, V. Mohylyuk, F. Corduas, N.M. Byrne, J.A. Coulter, DA. Lamprou* (2023) Urethane dimethacrylate based photopolymerizable resins for stereolithography 3D printing: A physicochemical characterisation and biocompatibility evaluation. Drug Deliv. Transl. Res. 

  7. C. Fratini, E. Weaver, S. Moroni, R. Irwin, Y.H. Dallal Bashi, S. Uddin, L. Casettari, M.P. Wylie, DA. Lamprou* (2023) Combining Microfluidics and Coaxial 3D-Bioprinting for the Manufacturing of Diabetic Wound Healing Dressings. Biomaterials Advances. 153, 213557.

  8. S. Moroni, R. Bingham, N. Buckley, L. Casettari, DA. Lamprou* (2023) 4D printed multipurpose smart implants for breast cancer management. Int. J. Pharm. 642, 123154.

  9. D.A. Lamprou & K.B. Ryan (2023) Drug formulation and delivery: a UK and Ireland perspective.  Drug Deliv. and Transl. Res. DOI: 10.1007/s13346-023-01358-z.

  10. B-M. Benkő, D.A. Lamprou, A. Sebestyén, R. Zelkó, I. Sebe. (2023) Clinical, pharmacological and formulation evaluation of disulfiram in the treatment of glioblastoma - a systematic literature review. Expert Opin. Drug Deliv. DOI: 10.1080/17425247.2023.2190581.

  11. E. Dedeloudi, E. Weaver, D.A. Lamprou* (2022) Machine Learning in Additive Manufacturing & Microfluidics for Smarter and Safer Drug Delivery Systems. Int. J. Pharm. 635, 122818.

  12. F. Sommonte, N. Denora, D.A. Lamprou*. (2023) Combining 3D printing and microfluidic techniques: a powerful synergy for nanomedicine. Pharmaceuticals. 16(1), 69.

  13. N. Ioannou, J. Luo, M. Qin, M. Di Luca, E. Mathew, A.D. Tagalakis, D.A. Lamprou*, C. Yu-Wai-Man*. (2023) 3D-printed long-acting 5-fluorouracil implant to prevent conjunctival fibrosis in glaucoma. J. Pharm. Pharmaco. rgac100,


  1. E. Man, D.A. Lamprou, C. Easdon, I. McLellan, H.H.P. Yiu, C. Hoskins. (2022) Exploration of dual ionic cross-linked alginate hydrogels via cations of varying valences towards wound healing. Polymers. 14(23), 5192.

  2. F. Sommonte, E. Waver, E. Mathew, N. Denora*, D.A. Lamprou*. (2022) In-house innovative "diamond shaped" 3D Printed microfluidic devices for Lysozyme-loaded liposomes. Pharmaceutics. 14(11), 2484.

  3. M. Doherty, T. Wang, D.A. Lamprou, J. Coulter (2022) Microfluidic Technologies in Tumour Metabolism. Int. J. Pharm. 629, 122370. 

  4. M. Di Luca, C. Hoskins, F. Corduas, R. Onchuru, A. Oluwasanmi, D. Mariotti, B. Conti, D.A. Lamprou*. (2022) 3D Printed Biodegradable Multifunctional Implants for Effective Breast Cancer Treatment. Int. J. Pharm. 629, 122363.

  5. E. Weaver, E. Mathew, J. Caldwell, A. Hooker, S. Uddin, D.A. Lamprou*. (2022) The Manufacturing of 3D-printed Microfluidic Chips to Analyse the Effect Upon Particle Size During the Synthesis of Lipid Nanoparticles. J. Pharm. Pharmaco. rgac085,

  6. E. Jaradat, E. Weaver, A. Meziane, D.A. Lamprou*. (2022) Microfluidic paclitaxel-loaded lipid nanoparticle formulations for chemotherapy. Int. J. Pharm. 628, 122320.

  7. M. Lazaridou, D.N. Bikiaris, D.A. Lamprou*. (2022) 3D Bioprinted Chitosan-Based Hydrogel Scaffolds in Tissue Engineering and Localised Drug Delivery. Pharmaceutics. 14(9), 1978.

  8. E. Paladino, F.J.S. Doerr, E. Bordos, I. Onyemelukwe, D.A. Lamprou, A.J. Florence, I.S. Gilmore, G.W. Halbert. (2022). High spatial resolution ToF-SIMS imaging and image analysis strategies to monitor and quantify early phase separation in amorphous solid dispersions. Int. J. Pharm. 628, 122191.

  9. E. Weaver, S. Uddin, D.A. Lamprou*. (2022) Emerging Technologies for Combatting Pandemics. Expert Rev. Med. Devices. 19:7, 533-538, DOI: 10.1080/17434440.2022.2115355 

  10. G. Tan, N. Ioannou, E. Mathew, A. Tagalakis, D.A. Lamprou*, C. Yu-Wai-Man* (2022) 3D printing in Ophthalmology: From medical implants to personalised medicine. Int. J. Pharm. 625, 122094.

  11. S. Moroni, L. Casettari, D.A. Lamprou*. (2022) 3D and 4D Printing in The Fight Against Breast Cancer. Biosensors. 12(8), 568.

  12. E. Man, A. Oluwasanmi, D.A. Lamprou, K. Goudie, J. Liggat, C. Hoskins. (2022) Effect of preparation method on alginate wafer properties. J. Appl. Polym. Sci. e52941, 

  13. E. Weaver, C. O’Hagan, D.A. Lamprou*. (2022) The Sustainability of Emerging Technologies for Use in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing. Expert Opin Drug Deliv. 19(7), 861-872.

  14. D.A. Lamprou*, D. Douroumis, G.P. Andrews, D.S. Jones. (2022) 3D Printing in Pharmacological and Pharmaceutical Sciences. J. Pharm. Pharmaco. rgac049, 

  15. S.Ι. Εkonomou, P-A Mane, D.A. Lamprou, E. Weaver, O. Doran, A.Ch. Stratakos. (2022) Development of geraniol-loaded liposomal nano-formulations against Salmonella colonization in the pig gut. J. Agric. Food Chem. 70(23), 7004-7014. 

  16. S. Dhoble, V. Patravale*, E. Weaver, D.A. Lamprou*, T. Patravale. (2022) Comprehensive Review on Novel Targets and Emerging Therapeutic Modalities for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. Int. J. Pharm.  621, 121792.

  17. A. Triacca, G. Pitzanti, E. Mathew, B. Conti, R. Dorati, D.A. Lamprou*. (2022) Stereolithography 3D Printed Implants: A Preliminary Investigation as Potential Local Drug Delivery Systems to the Ear. Int. J. Pharm. 616, 121529.

  18. K. Glover, E. Mathew, G. Pitzanti, E. Magee, D.A. Lamprou*. (2022) 3D bioprinted scaffolds for diabetic wound healing applications. Drug. Del. Trans. Res.

  19. E. Weaver, E. O’Connor, D.K. Cole, A. Hooker, S. Uddin, D.A. Lamprou*. (2022) Microfluidic-Mediated self-assembly of Phospholipids for the delivery of Biologic Molecules. Int. J. Pharm. 611, 121347.

  20. J.R. Smith, D.A. Lamprou, C. Larson, S.J. Upson. (2022) Biomedical applications of polymer and ceramic coatings: a review of recent developments. Trans IMF. 100(1), 25-35.


  1. E. Jaradat, E. Weaver, A. Meziane, D.A. Lamprou*. (2021) Microfluidics technology for the design and formulation of nanomedicines. Nanomaterials. 11(12), 3440.

  2. E. Mathew, G. Pitzanti, A.L. Gomes dos Santos, D.A. Lamprou*. (2021) Optimization of Printing Parameters for Digital Light Processing 3D Printing of Hollow Microneedle Arrays. Pharmaceutics. 13(11), 1837.

  3. F. Corduas, E. Mathew, R. McGlynn, D. Mariotti, D.A. Lamprou*, E. Mancuso*. (2021) Melt-extrusion 3D printing of resorbable levofloxacin-loaded meshes: emerging strategy for Urogynaecological applications. Mater. Sci. Eng. C Mater. Biol. Appl. 131, 112523.

  4. O. Haddow, E. Mathew, D.A. Lamprou*. (2021) Fused deposition modeling 3D printing proof-of-concept study for personalised inner ear therapy. J. Pharm. Pharmaco. rgab147,

  5. S. Basile, E. Mathew, I. Genta, B. Conti, R. Dorati*, D.A. Lamprou*. (2021) Optimization of FDM 3D Printing process parameters to produce haemodialysis curcumin-loaded vascular grafts. Drug. Del. Trans. Res.

  6. G. Pitzanti, E. Mathew, G.P. Andrews, D.S. Jones, D.A. Lamprou*. (2021) 3D Printing: an appealing technology for the manufacturing of Solid Oral Dosage Forms. J. Pharm. Pharmaco. rgab123,

  7. S. Brozio, E.M. O’Shaughnessy, S. Woods, I. Hall-Barrientos, P.E. Martin, M.W. Kennedy, D.A. Lamprou*, P.A. Hoskisson*. (2021) Frog nest foams exhibit pharmaceutical foam-like properties. R. Soc. Open Sci. 8(9), 210048

  8. R. Cazorla Luna, R. Ruiz-Caro, M-D. Veiga, R.K. Malcolm*, D.A. Lamprou*. (2021) Recent advances in electrospun nanofiber vaginal formulations for women's sexual and reproductive health. Int. J. Pharm. 121040.

  9. J. Domínguez-Robles, T. Shen, V.A. Cornelius, F. Corduas, E. Mancuso, R.F. Donnelly, A. Margariti, D.A. Lamprou, E. Larrañeta. (2021) Development of drug loaded cardiovascular prosthesis for thrombosis prevention using 3D printing. Mater. Sci. Eng. C Mater. Biol. Appl. 112375.

  10. G. Ballacchino, E. Weaver, E. Mathew, R. Dorati, I. Genta, B. Conti*, D.A. Lamprou*. (2021) Manufacturing of 3D-printed microfluidic devices for the synthesis of drug-loaded liposomal formulations. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 22(15), 8064.

  11. E. Weaver, S. Uddin, D.K. Cole, A. Hooker, D.A. Lamprou*. (2021) The Present and Future Role of Microfluidics for Protein and Peptide-Based Therapeutics and Diagnostics. Applied Sciences. 11(9), 4109.

  12. A. Alsuraifi, E. Mathew, D.A. Lamprou, A. Curtis, C. Hoskins. (2021) Thermally reactive N-(2-hydroxypropyl)methacrylamide (HPMA) amphiphiles for drug solubilisation. Int. J. Pharm. 601, 120570.

  13. E. Chiesa, A. Greco, R. Dorati, B. Conti, G. Bruni, D.A. Lamprou*, I. Genta* (2021) Microfluidic-assisted synthesis of multifunctional iodinated contrast agent polymeric nanoplatforms. Int. J. Pharm. 599, 120447.

  14. K. Glover, A. Ch. Stratakos, A. Varadi, D.A. Lamprou*. (2021) 3D Scaffolds in the Treatment of Diabetic Foot Ulcers: New Trends vs Conventional Approaches. Int. J. Pharm. 599, 120423.

  15. S. Brozio, E.M. O’Shaughnessy, S. Woods, I. Hall-Barrientos, P.E. Martin, M.W. Kennedy, D.A. Lamprou*, P.A. Hoskisson*. (2021) Frog nest foam as a novel drug delivery system. bioRxiv. doi:

  16. E. Mathew, B.F. Gilmore, E. Larrañeta, D.A. Lamprou*. (2021) Antimicrobial 3D printed objects in the fight against pandemics. 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing. 8(1), 79-86.

  17. N.K. Martin, J. Domínguez-Robles, S.A. Stewart, V.A. Cornelius, Q. Kurnia Anjani, E. Utomo, I. García-Romero, R.F. Donnelly, A. Margariti. D.A. Lamprou*, E. Larrañeta*. (2021) Fused deposition modelling for the development of drug loaded cardiovascular prosthesis. Int. J. Pharm. 595, 120243.

  18. F. Corduas, D.A. Lamprou, E. Mancuso. (2021) Next generation surgical meshes for drug delivery and tissue engineering applications: materials, design and emerging technologies. Bio-Design and Manufacturing. 4, 278-310.

  19. Z-L. Farmer, E. Utomo, J. Domínguez-Robles, C. Mancinelli, E. Mathew, E. Larrañeta*, D.A. Lamprou* (2021) 3D printed estradiol-eluting urogynecological mesh Implants: Influence of material and mesh geometry on their mechanical properties. Int. J. Pharm. 593, 120145.

  20. R. Díaz de León-Ortega, D.M. D'Arcy, D.A. Lamprou, W-F. Xue, N. Fotaki. (2021) In vitro in vivo relations for the parenteral liposomal formulation of Amphotericin B: A biorelevant and clinically relevant approach. Eur. J. Pharm. Biopharm. 159, 188-197

  21. R. Díaz de León-Ortega, D.M. D'Arcy, D.A. Lamprou, N. Fotaki. (2021) In vitro - in vivo relations for the parenteral liposomal formulation of Amphotericin B: A clinically relevant approach with PBPK modeling. Eur. J. Pharm. Biopharm. 159, 177-187.


  1. I. Grenier-Pleau, K. Tyryshkin, T.D. Le, J. Rudan, E. Bonneil, P. Thibault, K. Zeng, C. Lässer, D. Mallinson, D.A. Lamprou, J. Hui, L-M. Postovit, E.Y.W. Chan, S.A. Abraham. (2020) Blood Extracellular Vesicles From Healthy Individuals Regulate Haematopoietic Stem Cells as Humans Age. Aging Cell. 19(11), e13245. 

  2. F. Corduas, E. Mancuso, D.A. Lamprou*. (2020) Long-acting implantable devices for the prevention and personalised treatment of infectious, inflammatory and chronic diseases. J. Drug. Deliv. Sci. Technol. 60, 101952. 

  3. A. Kazsoki, A. Farkas, D. Balogh-Weiser, E. Mancuso, P.K. Sharma, D.A. Lamprou, R. Zelkó. (2020) Novel combination of noninvasive morphological and solid-state characterization of drug-loaded core-shell electrospun fibers. Int. J. Pharm. 587, 119706. 

  4. S.A. Stewart, J. Domínguez-Robles, V.J. McIlorum, Z. González, E. Utomo, E. Mancuso, D.A. Lamprou, R.F. Donnelly, E. Larrañeta. (2020) Poly(caprolactone)-based coatings on 3D printed biodegradable implants: A novel strategy to prolong delivery of hydrophilic drugs. Molecular Pharmaceutics. 17(9), 3487-3500. 

  5. D.A. Lamprou*. (2020) Emerging technologies for diagnostics and drug delivery in the fight against COVID-19 and other pandemics. Expert Rev. Med. Devices. 17(10), 1007-1012. 

  6. M.I. Teixeira, M.H Amaral, P.C. Costa, C.M. Lopes*, D.A. Lamprou*. (2020) Recent developments in microfluidic technologies for central nervous system targeted studies. Pharmaceutics. 12(6), 542. 

  7. Z-L. Farmer, J. Domínguez-Robles, C. Mancinelli, E. Larrañeta*, D.A. Lamprou*. (2020) Urogynecological surgical mesh implants: new trends in materials, manufacturing and therapeutic approaches. Int. J. Pharm. 585, 119512. 

  8. E. Larrañeta, J. Dominguez-Robles, D.A. Lamprou*. (2020) Additive Manufacturing can assist in the fight against COVID-19 and other pandemics and impact on the global supply chain. 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing. 7(3), 100-103.   

  9. E. Mathew, G. Pitzanti, E. Larrañeta, D.A. Lamprou*. (2020) 3D Printing of Pharmaceuticals and Drug Delivery Devices. Pharmaceutics. 12(3), 266. 

  10. S.S. Stewart, J. Domínguez-Robles, V. McIlorum, E. Mancuso, D.A. Lamprou, R.F. Donnelly, E. Larrañeta. (2020) Development of a biodegradable sub-cutaneous implant for prolonged drug delivery using 3D printing. Pharmaceutics. 12(2), 105. 

  11. J. Domínguez-Robles, C. Mancinelli, E. Mancuso, I. Garcia-Romero, B.F. Gilmore, L. Casettari, E. Larrañeta*, D.A. Lamprou*. (2020) 3D printing of drug-loaded thermoplastic polyurethane meshes: A potential material for soft tissue reinforcement in vaginal surgery. Pharmaceutics. 12(1), 63. 

  12. R. Zelkó*, D.A. Lamprou*, I. Sebe (2020) Recent Development of Electrospinning for Drug Delivery. Pharmaceutics. 12(1), 5.

  13. M.R. Patel, D.A. Lamprou, P.R. Vavia. (2020) Synthesis, characterization and drug delivery application of self-assembling amphiphilic cyclodextrin. AAPS PharmSciTech. 21, 11. 


  1. D.A. Lamprou, T.R.R. Singh, E. Larrañeta, R. Donnelly. (2019) How innovative drug delivery devices can help realise clinical utility of new effective therapies. Expert Opin. Drug Deliv. 16(12), 1277-1281. 

  2. A. Delama, M.I. Teixeira, R. Dorati, I. Genta, B. Conti*, D.A. Lamprou* (2019) Microfluidic encapsulation method to produce stable liposomes containing Iohexol. J. Drug Deliv. Sci. Technol. 54, 101340. 

  3. E. Mathew, J. Domínguez-Robles, S.A. Stewart, E. Mancuso, K. O’Donnell, E. Larrañeta*, D.A. Lamprou*. (2019) Fused Deposition Modeling as an Effective Tool for Anti-Infective Dialysis Catheter Fabrication. ACS Biomater. Sci. Eng. 5(11), 6300-6310. 

  4. E. Mathew, J. Domínguez-Robles, E. Larrañeta*, D.A. Lamprou* (2019) Fused Deposition Modelling as a Potential Tool for Antimicrobial Dialysis Catheters Manufacturing: New Trends vs. Conventional Approaches. Coatings. 9(8), 515. 

  5. Hon S. Leong, […], D.A. Lamprou, […], Chiara Pastore (2019) On the issue of transparency and reproducibility in nanomedicine. Nature Nanotechnology. 4, 629–635. 

  6. S.N. Economidou, C.P. Pissinato Pere, A. Reid, Md. J. Uddin, J.F.C. Windmill, D.A. Lamprou*, D. Douroumis*. (2019) 3D printed microneedle patches using stereolithography (SLA) for intradermal insulin delivery. Mater. Sci. Eng. C Mater. Biol. Appl. 102, 743-755. 

  7. I.J. Hall Barrientos, G.R. MacKenzie, C.G. Wilson, D.A. Lamprou*, P. Coats*. (2019) Biological performance of Electrospun polymer fibres. Materials. 12(3), 363. 

  8. C. Mendez Torrecillas, L.J. Gorringe, N. Rajoub, J. Robertson, R.G. Elkes, D.A. Lamprou, G.W. Halbert. (2019) The impact of channel fill level on internal forces during continuous wet granulation. Int. J. Pharm. 558, 91-100.


  1. J.R. Smith, T.O.B. Olusanya, D.A. Lamprou. (2018) Characterise of drug delivery vehicles using atomic force microscopy: current status. Expert Opin. Drug Deliv. 15(2), 1211-1221.   

  2. A. Alsuraifi, P.K. Lin, A. Curtis, D.A. Lamprou*, C. Hoskins* (2018) A novel PAA derivative with enhanced drug efficacy in pancreatic cancer cell lines. Pharmaceuticals. 11(4), 91.

  3. A. Alsuraifi, A. Curtis, D.A. Lamprou*, C. Hoskins*. (2018) Stimuli responsive polymeric systems for cancer therapy. Pharmaceutics. 10(3), 136.

  4. V. Kushwah, S.S. Katiyar, A.K. Agrawal, I. Saraf, I.P. Singh, D.A. Lamprou, R.C. Gupta, S. Jain. (2018) Implication of linker length on cell cytotoxicity, pharmacokinetic and toxicity profile of gemcitabine-docetaxel combinatorial dual drug conjugate. Int. J. Pharm. 548(1), 357-374. 

  5. V. Kushwah, S.S. Katiyar, C.P. Dora, A.K. Agrawal, D.A. Lamprou, R.C. Gupta, S. Jain. (2018) Co-delivery of docetaxel and gemcitabine by anacardic acid modified self-assembled albumin nanoparticles for effective breast cancer management. Acta Biomaterialia. 73, 424-436. 

  6. C.P. Pissinato Pere, S.N. Economidou, G.S. Lall, C. Ziraud, J.S. Boateng, B.D. Alexander, D.A. Lamprou, D. Douroumis. (2018) 3D printed microneedles for insulin skin delivery. Int. J. Pharm. 544(2), 425-432. 

  7. S.N. Economidou, D.A. Lamprou*, D. Douroumis*. (2018) 3D printing applications for transdermal drug delivery. Int. J. Pharm. 544(2), 415-424. 

  8. D. Mallinson, A.B. Mullen, D.A. Lamprou*. (2018) Probing polydopamine adhesion to protein and polymer films: microscopic and spectroscopic evaluation. J. Mater. Sci. 53(5), 3198-3209. 

  9. S.M. van der Merwe, N. Bouropoulos, D.A. Lamprou, O.L. Katsamenis, D.G. Fatouros. (2018) Preparation and characterization of large unilamellar vesicles mixed with trimethylchitosan (TMC): the effect of polyelectrolyte concentration. Open Biotechnol. J. 12, 134-139. 


  1. M. Warzecha, R. Guo, R.M. Bhardwaj, S.M. Reutzel-Edens, S.L. Price, D.A. Lamprou, A.J. Florence. (2017) Direct observation of templated two-step nucleation mechanism during olanzapine hydrate formation. Cryst. Growth Des. 17(12), 6382-6393. 

  2. A. Elshaer, A. Al-khattawi, A.R. Mohammed, M. Warzecha, D.A. Lamprou, H. Hassanin. (2017) Understanding the compaction behaviour of low-substituted HPC: macro, micro, and nano-metric evaluations. Pharm. Dev. Technol. 23(5), 442-453.

  3. V. Kushwah, A. Kumar Agrawal, C. Prakash, D. Mallinson, D.A. Lamprou, R.C. Gupta, S. Jain (2017) Novel Gemcitabine conjugated albumin nanoparticles: a potential strategy to enhance drug efficacy in pancreatic cancer treatment. Pharm. Res. 34(11), 2295-2311. 

  4. I. Hall Barrientos, E. Paladino, P. Szabó, S. Brozio, P.J. Hall, C.I. Oseghale, M.K. Passarelli, S.J. Moug, R.A. Black, C.G. Wilson, R. Zelkó*, D.A. Lamprou*. (2017) Electrospun collagen-based nanofibres: a sustainable material for improved antibiotic utilisation for tissue engineering applications. Int. J. Pharm. 531(1), 67-79.

  5. V. García Fernández-Luna, D. Mallinson, P. Alexiou, I. Khadra, A.B. Mullen, M. Pelecanou, M. Sagnou*, D.A. Lamprou*. (2017) Isatin thiosemicarbazones promote honeycomb structure formation in spin-coated polymer films: concentration effect and release studies. RSC Advances. 7 (21), 12945-12952.

  6. C. Mendez Torrecillas*, G.W. Halbert, D.A. Lamprou*. (2017) A novel methodology to study polymodal particle size distributions produced during continuous wet granulation. Int. J. Pharm. 519(1-2), 230-239.

  7. I. Hall Barrientos, E. Paladino, S. Brozio, M.K. Passarelli, S. Moug, R.A. Black, C.G. Wilson, D.A. Lamprou*. (2017) Fabrication and characterisation of drug-loaded electrospun polymeric nanofibers for controlled release in hernia repair. Int. J. Pharm. 517(1-2), 329-337.

  8. M. Guimarães Sá Correia, M-L. Briuglia, F. Niosi, D.A. Lamprou*. (2017) Microfluidic manufacturing of phospholipid nanoparticles: stability, encapsulation efficacy, and drug release. Int. J.  Pharm. 516(1-2), 91-99.

  9. D. Mallinson, D.L. Cheung*, D. Simionesie, A.B. Mullen, Z.J. Zhang*, D.A. Lamprou*. (2017) Experimental and computational examination of anastellin (FnIII1c)-polymer interactions. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. A. 105(3), 737–745.

  10. J.G. Osorio, R. Sayin, A. Kalbag, J.D. Litster*, L. Martinez-Marcos, D.A. Lamprou, G.W. Halbert. (2017) Scaling of Continuous Twin Screw Wet Granulation. AIChE J. 63(3), 921-932. 


  1. S. Hannah, J.C. Amengual, D.A. Lamprou, P. Šutta, P. Baran, A. Al Ruzaiqi, K. Johnston, H. Gleskova. (2016) Interplay between vacuum-grown monolayers of alkyl phosphonic acids and performance of organic transistors based on dinaphtho[2,3-b:2′,3′-f]thieno[3,2-b]thiophene. ACS Appl. Mater. Interf. 8(38), 25405-25414.

  2. S. Laing, R. Suriano, D.A. Lamprou, C-A. Smith, M.J. Dalby, S. Mabbott, K. Faulds, D. Graham. (2016) Thermoresponsive Polymer Micropatterns Fabricated by Dip-Pen Nanolithography for a Highly Controllable Substrate with Potential Cellular Applications. ACS Appl. Mater. Interf. 8(37), 24844-24852.

  3. S. Davidson, D.A. Lamprou, A.J. Urquhart, M.H. Grant, S.V. Patwardhan. (2016) Bio-inspired silica offers a novel, green and biocompatible alternative to traditional drug delivery systems. ACS Biomater. Sci. Eng. 2(9), 1493-1503.

  4. D. Irving, D.A. Lamprou, M. Maclean, S.J. MacGregor, J.G. Anderson, M.H. Grant. (2016) A comparison study of the degradative effects and safety implications of UVC and 405 nm germicidal light sources for endoscope storage. Polym. Degrad. Stab. 133, 249-254.

  5. E.V. Alakpa, V. Jayawarna, A. Lampel, K.V. Burgess, C.C. West, S.C.J. Bakker, S. Roy, N. Javid, S. Fleming, D.A. Lamprou, J. Yang, A. Miller, A.J. Urquhart, P.W.J.M. Frederix, N.T. Hunt, B. Péault, R.V. Ulijn, M.J. Dalby. (2016) Tuneable supramolecular hydrogels for selection of lineage guiding metabolites in stem cell cultures. Chem. 1(2), 298-319.

  6. S.A. Ross, D.A. Lamprou*, D. Douroumis*. (2016) Engineering and manufacturing of pharmaceutical co-crystals: A review on solvent-free manufacturing technologies. Chem. Commun. 52, 8772-8786.

  7. D. Mallinson, P. Alexiou, A.B. Mullen, M. Pelecanou, M. Sagnou*, D.A. Lamprou*. (2016) Isatin thiosemicarbazone-blended polymer films for biomedical applications: surface morphology, characterisation and preliminary biological assessment.  RSC Advances. 6, 24939-24945.

  8. I.P. Moreira, I. Ramos-Sasselli, D.A. Cannon, M. Hughes, D.A. Lamprou, T. Tuttle, R.V. Ulijn. (2016) Enzymatically activated emulsions stabilized by interfacial nanofibre networks. Soft Matter. 12, 2623-2631.

  9. L. Martinez-Marcos*, D.A. Lamprou*, R. McBurney, G.W. Halbert. (2016) A novel hot-melt extrusion formulation of albendazole for increasing dissolution properties. Int. J. Pharm. 499(1-2), 175-185. 


  1. R. Sayin, L. Martinez-Marcos, J.G. Osorio, P. Cruise, I. Jones, G.W. Halbert, D.A. Lamprou*, J.D. Litster*. (2015) Investigation of an 11mm diameter Twin Screw Granulator: Screw Element Performance and In-line Monitoring via Image Analysis. Int. J. Pharm. 496(1), 24-32.

  2. S. Ross, N. Scoutaris, M.J. Snowden, D.A. Lamprou, D. Mallinson, D. Douroumis. (2015) Inkjet printing of insulin microneedles for transdermal delivery. Drug. Del. Trans. Res. 5(4), 451-461.

  3. M.H. Akanda, R. Rai, I.J. Slipper, B.Z. Chowdhry, D.A. Lamprou, G. Getti, D. Douroumis. (2015) Delivery of retinoic acid to LNCap human prostate cancer cells using solid lipid nanoparticles. Int. J. Pharm. 493 (1-2), 161-171.

  4. M-L. Briuglia, C. Rotella, A. McFarlane, D.A. Lamprou*. (2015) Influence of cholesterol on liposome stability and on in vitro drug release. Drug. Del. Trans. Res. 5 (3), 231–242.


  1. M-L. Briuglia, A.J. Urquhart, D.A. Lamprou*. (2014) Sustained and controlled release of lipophilic drugs from a self-assembling amphiphilic peptide hydrogel. Int. J. Pharm. 474 (1-2), 103–111.

  2. D.G. Fatouros, D.A. Lamprou, M. Spanakis, I.S. Vizirianakis, A.J. Urquhart, S.N. Yannopoulos, I. Niopas, S. Zhang, S. Koutsopoulos. (2014) Lipid-like self-assembling peptide nanovesicles for drug delivery. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. 6 (11), 8184–8189.

  3. C.R. Steven, G.A. Busby, C. Mather, B. Tariq, M-L. Briuglia, D.A. Lamprou, A.J. Urquhart, M.H. Grant, S.V. Patwardhan. (2014) Bioinspired Silica as Drug Delivery Systems and their Biocompatibility. Journal of Materials Chemistry B. 2, 5028-5042.

  4. A.M. Gebril, D.A. Lamprou, M. Alsaadi, W.H. Stimson, A.B. Mullen, V.A. Ferro. (2014) Assessment of the antigen-specific antibody response induced by mucosal administration of a GnRH conjugate entrapped in lipid nanoparticles. Nanomed. Nanotech. Biol. Med. 10(5), 971-979.

  5. J.R. Smith, D.A. Lamprou. (2014) Polymer coatings for biomedical applications: a review. Trans IMF. 92 (1), 9-19.


  1. I. Onyesom, D.A. Lamprou, L. Sygellou, S.K. Owusu-Ware, M. Antonijevic, B.Z. Chowdry, D. Douroumis. (2013) Sirolimus encapsulated liposomes for cancer therapy: physicochemical and mechanical characterization of sirolimus distribution within liposome bilayers. Molecular Pharmaceutics. 10(11), 4281-4293.

  2. S. Gupta, P. Šutta, D.A. Lamprou, H. Gleskova. (2013) Effect of substrate temperature on vapour-phase self-assembly of n-octylphosphonic acid monolayer for low-voltage organic thin-film transistors. Organic Electronics. 14(10), 2468–2475.

  3. D.A. Lamprou*, V. Venkatapurwar, M.N.V. Ravi Kumar*. (2013) Atomic Force Microscopy Images Label-Free, Drug Encapsulated nanoparticles in vivo and detects difference in tissue mechanical properties of treated and untreated: a tip for nanotoxicology. PLoS ONE. 8(5), e64490. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0064490.

  4. C.N. Grama, V.P. Venkatapurwar, D.A. Lamprou, M.N.V. Ravi Kumar. (2013) Towards scale-up and regulatory shelf-stability testing of curcumin encapsulated polyester nanoparticles. Drug. Deliv. Transl. Res. 3(3), 286-293. Front Cover.

  5. J. Mains, D.A. Lamprou, L. McIntosh, I.D.H. Oswald, A.J. Urquhart. (2013) Beta-Adrenoceptor Antagonists Affect Amyloid Nanostructure; Amyloid hydrogels as drug delivery vehicles. Chem Comm. 49, 5082-5084.


  1. R.G. Couston, D.A. Lamprou, S. Uddin, C.F. van der Walle. (2012) Interaction and destabilization of a monoclonal antibody to surfaces of varying functionality and hydrophobicity. Int. J.  Pharm. 438(1-2), 71-80.

  2. S. Roy, N. Javid, P.W.J.M. Frederix, D.A. Lamprou, A.J. Urquhart, N.T. Hunt, P.J. Halling, R.V. Ulijn. (2012) Dramatic Specific Ion Effect in Supramolecular Hydrogels. Chem. Eur. J. 18(37), 11723-11731.

  3. P.W.J.M. Frederix, R. Kania, J.A. Wright, D.A. Lamprou, R.V. Ulijn, C.J. Pickett, N.T. Hunt. (2012) Encapsulating [FeFe]-hydrogenase model compounds in peptide hydrogels dramatically modifies stability and photochemistry. Dalton Transactions. 41(42), 13112-13119.

  4. G.E. Craig, S.D. Brown, D.A. Lamprou, D. Graham, N.J. Wheate. (2012) Cisplatin tethered gold nanoparticles that exhibit enhanced reproducibility, drug loading and stability: a step closer to pharmaceutical approval? Inor. Chem. 51(6), 3490-3497. 

  5. S.C. McKellar, A.J. Urquhart, D.A. Lamprou, A.J. Florence. (2012) Polymer Templating of Supercooled Indomethacin for Polymorph Selection. ACS Comb. Sci. 14(3), 155-159. 

  6. A. Patil, A.A. Lafarga, M. Chebrot, D.A. Lamprou, A.J. Urquhart, D. Douroumis. (2012) Inclusion of water insoluble drugs in amorphous silica nanoparticles. J. Biomed. Nanotech.  8(4), 550-557.


  1. A. Patil, U.N Chirmade, V. Trivedi, D.A. Lamprou, A.J. Urquhart, D. Douroumis. (2011) Encapsulation of water insoluble drugs in mesoporous silica nanoparticles using supercritical carbon dioxide. J. of Nanomed. Nanotech. 2:111. doi:10.4172/2157-7439.1000111.

  2. D. Lamprou, P. Zhdan, F. Labeed, C. Lekakou. (2011) Gelatine and gelatine/elastin nanocomposites for vascular grafts:  processing and characterisation. J. Biomat. Appl. 26(2), 209-226.


  1. S.G. Potta, S. Minemi, R.K. Nukala, C. Peinado, D.A. Lamprou, A.J. Urquhart, D. Douroumis. (2010) Development of solid lipid nanoparticles for enhanced solubility of poorly soluble drugs. J. Biomed. Nanotech.  6(6), 634-640.

  2. S.G. Potta, S. Minemi, R.K. Nukala, C. Peinado, D.A. Lamprou, A.J. Urquhart, D. Douroumis. (2010) Preparation and characterization of Ibuprofen solid lipid nanoparticles with enhanced solubility. J. of Microencapsulation. 28(1), 74-81.

  3. D.A. Lamprou, J.R. Smith, T.G. Nevell, E. Barbu, C.R. Willis, J. Tsibouklis. (2010) Towards the determination of surface energy at the nanoscale: a further assessment of the AFM-based approach. J. Adv. Microsc. Res.  5(2), 137-142.

  4. D.A. Lamprou, J.R. Smith, T.G. Nevell, E. Barbu, C. Stone, C.R. Willis, J. Tsibouklis. (2010) A comparative study of surface energy data from atomic force microscopy and from contact angle goniometry. Appl. Surf. Sci. 256(16), 5082-5087.

  5. D.A. Lamprou, J.R. Smith, T.G. Nevell, E. Barbu, C. Stone, C.R. Willis, R.J. Ewen, J. Tsibouklis. (2010) Self-assembled alkanethiol structures on gold: a further insight into the origins of structural rearrangement phenomena. Surf. Sci. 604(5-6), 540-546. 

  6. D.A. Lamprou, J.R. Smith, T.G. Nevell, E. Barbu, C.R. Willis, J. Tsibouklis. (2010) Self-assembled structures of alkanethiols on gold-coated cantilever tips and substrates for atomic force microscopy: molecular organization and conditions for reproducible deposition. App. Sur. Sci. 256(6), 1961-1968.


S. Green, M. Roldo, D. Douroumis, N. Bouropoulos, D. Lamprou, D.G. Fatouros. (2009) Chitosan derivatives alter release profiles of model compounds from calcium phosphate implants. Carbohyd. Res. 344(7), 901-907. 


C. Lekakou, D. Lamprou, U. Vidyarthi, E. Karopoulou, P. Zhdan. (2008) Structural hierarchy of biomimetic materials for tissue engineered vascular and orthopedic grafts. J. Biomed. Mater. Res. B Appl. Biomater. 85B(2), 461-468. 

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