The Lara Estroff Research Group

Making Bio-Inspiration Crystal Clear

Selected Publications

For most up-to-date list, please visit Professor Estroff's Google Scholar page here.


91. Yu, F.; Thedford, R.P.; Hedderick, K.R.; Freychet, G.; Zherenkov, M.; Estroff, L.A.; Nowack, K.C.; Gruner, S.M.; Wiesner, U.; “Patternable mesoporous thin film quantum materials via block copolymer self-assembly: An emergent technology?” ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces. 2021, 13, 34732-34741.
DOI: 10.1021/acsami.1c09085

90. Chapman, D.V.; Hinckley, J.A.; Erstling, J.A.; Estroff, L.A.; Wiesner, U.; “Orthogonal nanoprobes enabling two-color optical super-resolution microscopy imaging of the two domains of diblock copolymer thin film nanocomposites” Chem. Mater. 2021, 33, 5156-5167.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.1c01204

89. Krounbi, L.; Hedderick, K.R.; Eyal, Z.; Aram, L.; Shimoni, E.; Estroff, L.A.; Gal, A.; “Surface-induced coacervation facilitates localized precipitation in mineral precursors from dilute solutions” Chem. Mater. 2021, 33, 3534-3542.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.0c04668

88. Chiou, A.E.; Hinckley, J.A.; Khaitan, R.; Varsano, N.; Wang, J.; Malarkey, H.F.; Hernandez, C.J.; Williams, R.M.; Estroff, L.A.; Weiner, S.; Addadi, L.; Wiesner, U.; Fischbach, C.; “Fluorescent silica nanoparticles to label metastatic tumor cells in mineralized bone microenvironments” Small 2021, 17, 2001432.
DOI: 10.1002/smll.202001432

87. Gim, J.; Koch, A.; Otter, L.M.; Savitzky, B.H.; Erland, S.; Estroff, L.A.; Jacob, D.E.; Hovden, R.; “The mesoscale crystallinity of nacreous pearls” arXiv preprint.

86. Palin, D.; Style, R.W.; Zlopaša, J.; Petrozzini, J.J.; Pfeifer, M.A.; Jonkers, H.M.; Dufresne, E.R.; Estroff, L.A.; “Forming anisotropic crystal composites: Assessing the mechanical translation of gel network anisotropy to calcite crystal form” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2021, 143, 3439-3447.
DOI: 10.1021/jacs.0c12326

85. Kim, J.; Boys, A.J.; Estroff, L.A.; Bonassar, L.J.; “Combining TGF-β1 and mechanical anchoring to enhance collagen fiber formation and alignment in tissue-engineered menisci” ACS Biomater. Sci. Eng. 2021, 7, 1608-1620.
DOI: 10.1021/acsbiomaterials.0c01791

84. Vidavsky, N.; Kunitake, J.A.M.R.; Estroff, L.A.; “Multiple pathways for pathological calcification in the human body” Adv. Healthc. Mater. 2021, 10, 2001271.
DOI: 10.1002/adhm.202001271

83. Shtukenberg, A.G.; Drori, R.; Sturm, E.V.; Vidavsky, N.; Haddad, A.; Zheng, J.; Estroff, L.A.; Weissman, H.; Wolf, S.G.; Shimoni, E.; Li, C.; Fellah, N.; Efrati, E.; Kahr, B.; “Crystals of benzamide, the first polymorphous molecular compound, are helicoidal” Angew. Chem. 2020, 132, 14701-14709.
DOI: 10.1002/ange.202005738

82. Zhou, H.; Boys, A.J.; Harrod, J.B.; Bonassar, L.J.; Estroff, L.A.; “Mineral distribution spatially patterns bone marrow stromal cell behavior on monolithic bone scaffolds” Acta biomater. 2020, 112, 274-285.
DOI: 10.1016/j.actbio.2020.05.032

81. Noble, J.M.; Roberts, L.M.; Vidavsky, N.; Chiou, A.E.; Fischbach, C.; Paszek, M.J.; Estroff, L.A.; Kourkoutis, L.F.; “Direct comparison of optical and electron microscopy methods for structural characterization of extracellular vesicles” J. Struct. Biol. 2020, 210, 107474.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jsb.2020.107474

80. Ortoll-Bloch, A.G.; Herbol, H.C.; Sorenson, B.A.; Poloczek, M.; Estroff, L.A.; Clancy, P.; “Bypassing solid-state intermediates by solvent engineering the crystallization pathway in hybrid organic-inorganic perovskites” Cryst. Growth Des. 2019, 20, 1162-1171.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.cgd.9b01461

79. He, F.; Springer, N.L.; Whitman, M.A.; Pathi, S.P.; Lee, Y.; Monahan, S.; Marcott, S.; Chiou, A.E.; Blank, B.S.; Iyengar, N.; Morris, P.G.; Jochelson, M.; Hudis, C.A.; Shah, P.; Kunitake, J.A.M.R.; Estroff, L.A.; Lammerding, J.; Fischbach, C.; “Hydroxyapatite mineral enhances malignant potential in a tissue-engineered model of ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS)” Biomaterials 2019, 224, 119489.
DOI: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2019.119489

78. Hinckley, J.A.; Chapman, D.V.; Hedderick, K.R.; Oleske, K.W.; Estroff, L.A.; Wiesner, U.; “Quantitative comparison of dye and ultrasmall fluorescent silica core-shell nanoparticle probes for optical super-resolution imaging of model block copolymer thin film surfaces” ACS Macro Lett. 2019, 8, 1378-1382.
DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.9b00675

77. Susca, E.M.; Beaucage, P.A.; Thedford, R.P.; Singer, A.; Gruner, S.M.; Estroff, L.A.; Wiesner, U.; “Preparation of macroscopic block-copolymer-based gyroidal mesoscale single crystals by solvent evaporation” J. Adv. Mater. 2019, 31, 1902565.
DOI: 10.1002/adma.201902565

76. Boys, A.J.; Kunitake, J.A.M.R.; Henak, C.R.; Cohen, I.; Estroff, L.A.; Bonassar, L.J.; “Understanding the stiff-to-compliant transition of the meniscal attachments by spatial correlation of composition, structure, and mechanics” ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2019, 11, 26559-26570.
DOI: 10.1021/acsami.9b03595

75. Boys, A.J.; Zhou, H.; Harrod, J.B.; McCorry, M.C.; Estroff, L.A.; Bonassar, L.J.; “Top-down fabrication of spatially controlled mineral-gradient scaffolds for interfacial tissue engineering” ACS Biomater. Sci. Eng. 2019, 5, 2988-2997.
DOI: 10.1021/acsbiomaterials.9b00176

74. Vidavsky, N.; Kunitake, J.A.M.R.; Diaz-Rubio, M.E.; Chiou, A.E.; Loh, H.-C.; Zhang, S.; Masic, A.; Fischbach, C.; Estroff, L.A.; “Mapping and profiling lipid distribution in a 3D model of breast cancer progression” ACS Cent. Sci. 2019, 5, 768-780.
DOI: 10.1021/acscentsci.8b00932

73. Iannucci, L.E.; Boys, A.J.; McCorry, M.C.; Estroff, L.A.; Bonassar, L.J.; “Cellular and chemical gradients to engineer the meniscus-to-bone insertion” Adv. Healthc. Mater. 2019, 8, 1800806.
DOI: 10.1002/adhm.201800806

72. Choi, S.; Friedrichs, J.; Song, Y.H.; Werner, C.; Estroff, L.A.; Fischbach, C.; “Intrafibrillar, bone-mimetic collagen mineralization regulates breast cancer cell adhesion and migration” Biomaterials 2019, 198, 95-106.
DOI: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2018.05.002

71. Fielding, L.A.; Hendley, C.T.; Asenath-Smith, E.; Estroff, L.A.; Armes, S.P.; “Rationally designed anionic diblock copolymer worm gels are useful model systems for calcite occlusion studies” Polym. Chem. 2019, 10, 5131-5141.
DOI: 10.1039/C9PY00889F

70. Vidavsky, N.; Kunitake, J.A.M.R.; Chiou, A.; Northrup, P.A.; Porri, T.J.; Ling, L.; Fischbach, C.; Estroff, L.A.; “Studying biomineralization pathways in a 3D culture model of breast cancer microcalcifications” Biomaterials 2018, 179, 71-82.
DOI: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2018.06.030

69. Noble, J.M.; Vidavsky, N.; Roberts, L.M.; Chiou, A.; Paszek, M.J.; Fischbach, C.; Estroff, L.A.; Kourkoutis, L.F.; “Revealing mechanisms of microvesicle biogenesis in breast cancer cells via in situ microscopy” Microsc. Microanal. 2018, 24, 1256-1257.
DOI: 10.1017/S1431927618006761

68. Hendley, C.T.; Fielding, L.A.; Jones, E.R.; Ryan, A.J.; Armes, S.P.; Estroff, L.A.; “Mechanistic insights into diblock copolymer nanoparticle-crystal interactions revealed via in situ atomic force microscopy” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018, 140, 7936-7945.
DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b03828

67. Richards, J.M.; Kunitake, J.A.M.R.; Hunt, H.B.; Wnorowski, A.N.; Lin, D.W.; Boskey, A.L.; Donnelly, E.; Estroff, L.A.; Butcher, J.T.; “Crystallinity of hydroxyapatite drives myofibroblastic activation and calcification in aortic valves” Acta biomater. 2018, 71, 24-36.
DOI: 10.1016/j.actbio.2018.02.024

66. Kunitake, J.A.M.R.; Choi, S.; Nguyen, K.X.; Lee, M.M.; He, F.; Sudilovsky, D.; Morris, P.G.; Jochelson, M.S.; Hudis, C.A.; Muller, D.A.; Fratzl, P.; Fischbach, C.; Masic, A.; Estroff, L.A.; “Correlative imaging reveals physioloical heterogeneity of microcalcifications in human breast carcinomas” J. Struct. Biol. 2018, 202, 25-34.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jsb.2017.12.002

65. Oleske, K.W.; Barteau, K.P.; Beaucage, P.A.; Asenath-Smith, E.; Wiesner, U.; Estroff, L.A.; “Nanopatterning of crystalline transition metal oxides by surface templated nucleation on block copolymer mesostructures” Cryst. Growth Des. 2017, 17, 5775-5782.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.cgd.7b00767

64. He, F.; Chiou, A.E.; Loh, H.C.; Lynch, M.; Seo, B.R.; Song, Y.H.; Lee, M.J.; Hoerth, R.; Bortel, E.L.; Willie, B.M.; Duda, G.N.; Estroff, L.A.; Masic, A.; Wagermaier, W.; Fratzl, P.; Fischbach, C.; “Multiscale characterization of the mineral phase at skeletal sites of breast cancer metastasis” Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 2017, 114, 10542-10547.
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1708161114

63. Goldman, A.R.; Asenath-Smith, E.; Estroff, L.A.; “Mosaic anisotropy model for magnetic interactions in mesostructured crystals” APL Mater. 2017, 5, 104901.
DOI: 10.1063/1.5007794

62. Boys, A.J.; McCorry, M.C.; Rodeo, S.; Bonassar, L.J.; Estroff, L.A.; “Next generation tissue engineering of orthopedic soft tissue-to-bone interfaces” MRS Commun. 2017, 7, 289-308.
DOI: 10.1557/mrc.2017.91

61. He, F.; Choi, S.; Estroff, L.A.; Fischbach, C.; in “Engineering 3D Tissue Test Systems” (CRC Press, 2017) 169-192.
ISBN: 9781315118260

60. Goldman, A.R.; Fredericks, J.L.; Estroff, L.A.; “Exploring reaction pathways in the hydrothermal growth of phase-pure bismuth ferrites” J. Cryst. Growth 2017, 468, 104-109.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcrysgro.2016.09.054

59. Wu, F.; Chen, W.; Gillis, B.; Fischbach, C.; Estroff, L.A.; Gourdon, D.; “Protein-crystal interface mediates cell adhesion and proangiogenic secretion” Biomaterials 2017, 116, 174-185.
DOI: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2016.11.043

58. Oleske, K.W.; Barteau, K.P.; Turker, M.Z.; Beaucage, P.A.; Estroff, L.A.; Wiesner, U.; “Block copolymer directed nanostructured surfaces as templates for confined surface reactions” Macromolecules 2017, 50, 542-549.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.6b01969

57. Asenath-Smith, E.; Noble, J.M.; Hovden, R.; Uhl, A.M.; DiCorato, A.E.; Kim, Y.-Y.; Kulak, A.N.; Meldrum, F.C.; Kourkoutis, L.F.; Estroff, L.A.; “Physical confinement promoting formation of Cu2O-Au heterostructures with Au nanoparticles entrapped within crystalline Cu2O nanorods” Chem. Mater. 2017, 29, 555-563.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.6b03653

56. DiCorato, A.E.; Asenath-Smith, E.; Kulak, A.N.; Meldrum, F.C.; Estroff, L.A.; “Cooperative effects of confinement and surface functionalization enable the formation of Au/Cu2O metal-semiconductor heterostructures” Cryst. Growth Des. 2016, 16, 6804-6811.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.cgd.6b00913

55. Zachman, M.J.; Asenath-Smith, E.; Estroff, L.A.; Kourkoutis, L.F.; “Site-specific preparation of intact solid-liquid interfaces by label-free in situ and cryo-focused ion beam lift-out” Microsc. Microanal. 2016, 22, 1338-1349.
DOI: 10.1017/S1431927616011892

54. Kim, Y.-Y.; Carloni, J.D.; Demarchi, B.; Sparks, D.; Reid, D.G.; Kunitake, M.E.; Tang, C.C.; Duer, M.J.; Freeman, C.L.; Pokroy, B.; Penkman, K.; Harding, J.H.; Estroff, L.A.; Baker, S.P.; Meldrum, F.C.; “Tuning hardness in calcite by incorporation of amino acids” Nat. Mater. 2016, 15, 903-910.
DOI: 10.1038/nmat4631

53. Chang, E.P.; Roncal-Herrero, T.; Morgan, T.; Dunn, K.E.; Rao, A.; Kunitake, J.A.M.R.; Lui, S.; Bilton, M.; Estroff, L.A.; Kröger, R.; Johnson, S.; Cölfen, H.; Evans, J.S.; “Synergistic biomineralization phenomena created by a combinatorial nacre protein model system” Biochem. 2016, 28, 2401-2410.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.biochem.6b00163

52. Susca, E.M.; Beaucage, P.A.; Hanson, M.A.; Werner-Zwanziger, U.; Zwanziger, J.W.; Estroff, L.A.; Wiesner, U.; “Self-assembled gyroidal mesoporous polymer-derived high temperature ceramic monoliths” Chem. Mater. 2016, 28, 2131-2137.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b05011

51. Kim, Y.-Y.; Semsarilar, M.; Carloni, J.D.; Cho, K.R.; Kulak, A.N.; Polishchuck, I.; Hendley, C.T.; Smeets, P.J.M.; Fielding, L.A.; Pokroy, B.; Tang, C.C.; Estroff, L.A.; Baker, S.P.; Armes, S.P.; Meldrum, F.C.; “Structure and properties of nanocomposites formed by the occlusion of block copolymer worms and vesicles within calcite crystals” Adv. Func. Mater. 2016, 26, 1382-1392.
DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201504292

50. Song, R.-Q.; Hoheisel, T.N.; Sai, H.; Li, Z.; Carloni, J.D.; Wang, S.; Youngman, R.E.; Baker, S.P.; Gruner, S.M.; Wiesner, U.; Estroff, L.A.; “Formation of periodically-ordered calcium phosphate nanostructures by block copolymer-directed self-assembly” Chem. Mater. 2016, 28, 838-847.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b04266

49. Hovden, R.; Wolf, S.E.; Holtz, M.E.; Marin, F.; Muller, D.A.; Estroff, L.A.; “Nanoscale assembly processes revealed in the nacroprismatic transition zone of Pinna nobilis mollusk shells” Nat. Commun. 2015, 6, 1-7.
DOI: 10.1038/ncomms10097

48. Choi, S.; Coonrod, S.; Estroff, L.A.; Fischbach, C.; “Chemical and physical properties of carbonated hydroxyapatite affect breast cancer cell behavior” Acta biomater. 2015, 24, 333-342.
DOI: 10.1016/j.actbio.2015.06.001

47. Zachman, M.J.; Asenath-Smith, E.; Estroff, L.A.; Kourkoutis, L.F.; “Revealing the internal structure and local chemistry of nanocrystals grown in hydrogel with cryo-FIB lift-out and cryo-STEM” Microsc. Microanal. 2015, 21, 2291.
DOI: 10.1017/S1431927615012234

46. Asenath-Smith, E.; Estroff, L.A.; “Role of Akaganeite (β-FeOOH) in the growth of hematite (α-Fe2O3) in an inorganic silica hydrogel” Cryst. Growth Des. 2015, 15, 3388-3398.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.cgd.5b00475

45. Hendley, C.T.; Tao, J.; Kunitake, J.A.M.R.; De Yoreo, J.J.; Estroff, L.A.; “Microscopy techniques for investigating the control of organic constituents on biomineralization” MRS Bull. 2015, 40, 480-489.
DOI: 10.1557/mrs.2015.98

44. Moore, D.T.; Tan, K.W.; Sai, H.; Barteau, K.P.; Wiesner, U.; Estroff, L.A.; “Direct crystallization route to methylammonium lead iodide perovskite from an ionic liquid” Chem. Mater. 2015, 27, 3197-3199.
DOI: 10.1021/cm5047484

43. Wu, F.; Lin, D.D.W.; Chang, J.H.; Fischbach, C.; Estroff, L.A.; Gourdon, D.; “Effect of the materials properties of hydroxyapatite nanoparticles on fibronectin deposition and conformation” Cryst. Growth Des. 2015, 15, 2452-2460.
DOI: 10.1021/acs.cgd.5b00231

42. Asenath-Smith, E.; Hovden, R.; Kourkoutis, L.F.; Estroff, L.A.; “Hierarchically structured hematite architectures achieved by growth in a silica hydrogel” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 5184-5192.
DOI: 10.1021/jacs.5b01697

41. Moore, D.T.; Sai, H.; Tan, K.W.; Smilgies, D.-M.; Zhang, W.; Snaith, H.J.; Wiesner, U.; Estroff, L.A.; “Crystallization kinetics of organic-inorganic trihalide perovskites and the role of the lead anion in crystal growth” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 2350-2358.
DOI: 10.1021/ja512117e

40. Zhang, W.; Saliba, M.; Moore, D.T.; Pathak, S.K.; Hörantner, M.T.; Stergiopoulos, T.; Stranks, S.D.; Eperon, G.E.; Alexander-Webber, J.A.; Abate, A.; Sadhanala, A.; Yao, S.; Chen, Y.; Friend, R.H.; Estroff, L.A.; Wiesner, U.; Snaith, H.J.; “Ultrasmooth organic-inorganic perovskite thin-film formation and crystallization for efficient planar heterojunction solar cells” Nat. Commun. 2015, 6, 1-10.
DOI: 10.1038/ncomms7142

39. Hovden, R.; Wolf, S.E.; Holtz, M.E.; Muller, D.A.; Estroff, L.A.; “STEM characterization of nano-crystallites in the nacre biomineralization of mollusk shells (Pinna nobilis)” Microsc. Microanal. 2014, 20, 1332-1333.
DOI: 10.1017/S1431927614008393

38. Moore, D.T.; Sai, H.; Tan, K.W.; Estroff, L.A.; Wiesner, U.; “Impact of the organic halide salt on final perovskite composition for photovoltaic applications” APL Mater. 2014, 2, 081802.
DOI: 10.1063/1.4886275

37. Tan, K.W.; Moore, D.T.; Saliba, M.; Sai, H.; Estroff, L.A.; Hanrath, T.; Snaith, H.J.; Wiesner, U.; “Thermally induced structural evolution and performance of mesoporous block copolymer-directed alumina perovskite solar cells” ACS Nano 2014, 8, 4730-4739.
DOI: 10.1021/nn500526t

36. Saliba, M.; Tan, K.W.; Sai, H.; Moore, D.T.; Scott, T.; Zhang, W.; Estroff, L.A.; Wiesner, U.; Snaith, H.J.; “Influence of thermal processing protocol upon the crystallization and photovoltaic performance of organic-inorganic lead trihalide perovskites” J. Phys. Chem. C. 2014, 118, 17171-17177.
DOI: 10.1021/jp500717w

35. Chang, E.P.; Russ, J.A.; Verch, A.; Kroeger, R.; Estroff, L.A.; Evans, J.S.; “The intrinsically disordered C-RING biomineralization protein, AP7, creates protein phases that introduce nanopatterning and nanoporosities into mineral crystals” Biochem 2014, 53, 4317-4319.
DOI: 10.1021/bi500664w

34. Asenath-Smith, E.; Estroff, L.A.; “Sectioning of individual hematite pseudocubes with focused ion beam enables quantitative structural characterization at nanometer length scales” Micros. Microanal. 2014, 20, 635-644.
DOI: 10.1017/S143192761400004X

33. Chang, E.P.; Russ, J.A.; Verch, A.; Kroeger, R.; Estroff, L.A.; Evans, J.S.; “Engineering of crystal surfaces and subsurfaces by framework biomineralization protein phases” CrystEngComm 2014, 16, 7406-7409.
DOI: 10.1039/C4CE00934G

32. Sai, H.; Tan, K.H.; Asenath-Smith, E.; Hovden, R.; Jiang, Y.; Riccio, M.; Muller, D.A.; Elser, V.; Estroff, L.A.; Gruner, S.M.; Wiesner, U.; “Hierarchical porous scaffolds from block copolymers” Science 2013, 341, 530-534.
DOI: 10.1126/science.1238159

31. Kunitake, M.E.; Mangano, L.M.; Peloquin, J.M.; Baker, S.P.; Estroff, L.A.; “Evaluation of strengthening mechanisms in calcite single crystals from mollusk shells” Acta biomater. 2013, 9, 5353-5359.
DOI: 10.1016/j.actbio.2012.09.030

30. Suteewong, T.; Sai, H.; Bradbury, M.; Estroff, L.A.; Gruner, S.M.; Wiesner, U.; “Synthesis and formation mechanism of aminated mesoporous silica nanoparticles” Chem. Mater. 2012, 24, 3895-3905.
DOI: 10.1021/cm301857e

29. Kunitake, M.E.; Baker, S.P.; Estroff, L.A.; “The effect of magnesium substitution on the hardness of synthetic and biogenic calcite” MRS Commun. 2012, 2, 113-116.
DOI: 10.1557/mrc.2012.20

28. Asenath-Smith, E.; Li, H.; Keene, E.C.; Seh, Z.W.; Estroff, L.A.; “Crystal growth of calcium carbonate in hydrogels as a model of biomineralization” Adv. Func. Mater. 2012, 22, 2891-2914.
DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201200300

27. Xin, H.L.; Li, H.; Estroff, L.A.; Muller, D.A.; “Atomic-resolution and three-dimensional imaging of bio-inspired and biogenic nanostructures and interfaces inside polymer-incorporated calcite crystals” Microsc. Microanal. 2012, 18, 1604-1605.
DOI: 10.1017/S1431927612009877

26. Dorvee, J.R.; Boskey, A.L.; Estroff, L.A.; “Rediscovering hydrogel-based double-diffusion systems for studying biomineralization” CrystEngComm 2011, 14, 5681-2700.
DOI: 10.1039/C2CE25289A

25. Estroff, L.A.; Cohen, I.; “Micelles in a crystal” Nat. Mater. 2011, 10, 810-811.
DOI: 10.1038/nmat3156

24. Pathi, S.P.; Lin, D.W.; Dorvee, J.R.; Estroff, L.A.; Fischbach-Teschl, C.; “Hydroxyapatite nanoparticle-containing scaffolds for the study of breast cancer bone metastasis” Biomaterials 2011, 32, 5112-5122.
DOI: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2011.03.055

23. Li, H.Y.; Xin, H.L.; Kunitake, M.E.; Keene, E.C.; Muller, D.A.; Estroff, L.A.; “Calcite prisms from mollusk shells (Atrina rigida): Swiss-cheese-like organic-inorganic single-crystal composites” Adv. Funct. Mater. 2011,21, 2028-2034.
DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201002709

22. Wu, C-H; Li, H.Y.; Fong, H.H.; Pozdin, V.A.; Estroff, L.A.; Malliaras G. G. "Room-temperature preparation of crystalline TiO2 thin films and their applications in polymer/TiO2 hybrid optoelectronic devices" Org. Electron. 2011, 12, 1073-1079.
DOI: 10.1016/j.orgel.2011.03.004

21. Li, H.Y.; Fujiki, Y.; Sada, K.; Estroff, L.A.; “Gel incorporation inside of organic single crystals grown in agarose hydrogels.” CrystEngComm 2011, 13, 1060-1062.
DOI: 10.1039/C0CE00118J

20. Lin, D.D.; Pathi, S.P.; Fischbach-Teschl, C.; Estroff, L.A.; “The effects of hydroxyapatite nanoparticles on breast cancer bone metastasis in 3D scaffolds” Bone 2011, 2, S253.
DOI: 10.1016/j.bone.2011.03.618

19. Keene, E.C.; Evans, J.S.; Estroff, L.A.; “Silk fibroin hydrogels coupled with the n16N – β-chitin complex: An in vitro organic matrix for controlling calcium carbonate mineralization” Cryst. Growth Des. 2010, 10, 5169-5175.
DOI: 10.1021/cg1009303

18. Ndao, M.; Keene, E.C.; Amos, F.F.; Rewari, G.; Ponce, C.B.; Estroff, L.A.; Evans, J.S.; “Intrinsically disordered mollusk shell prismatic protein that modulates calcium carbonate crystal growth” Biomacromolecules 2010, 11, 2539-2544.
DOI: 10.1021/bm100738r

17. Keene, E.C.; Evans, J.S.; Estroff, L.A.; “Matrix interactions in biomineralization: Aragonite nucleation by an intrinsically disordered nacre polypeptide, n16N, associated with a β-chitin substrate” Cryst. Growth Des. 2010, 10, 1383-1389.
DOI: 10.1021/cg901389v

16. Saraogi, I.; Hebda, J.A.; Becerril, J.; Estroff, L.A.; Miranker, A.D.; Hamilton, A.D.; “Synthetic α-helix mimetics as agonists and antagonists of islet amyloid polypeptide aggregation” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2010, 10, 736-739.
DOI: 10.1002/anie.200901694

15. Li, H. Y.; Xin, H. L.; Muller, D. A.; Estroff, L. A.; “Visualizing the 3D internal structure of calcite single crystals grown in agarose hydrogels” Science 2009, 326, 1244-1247.
DOI: 10.1126/science.1178583
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14. Bilgiçer, B.; Thomas III, S.W.; Shaw, B.F.; Kaufman, G.K.; Krishnamurthy, V.M.; Estroff, L.A.; Yang, J.; Whitesides, G.M.; “A non-chromatographic method for the purification of a bivalently active monoclonal IgG antibody from biological fluids” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2009, 131, 9361-9367.
DOI: 10.1021/ja9023836

13. Li, H.Y.; Estroff, L.A. “Calcite growth in hydrogels: Assessing the mechanism of polymer-network incorporation into single crystals” Adv. Mater. 2009, 21, 470-473.
DOI: 10.1002/adma.200801498

12. Li, H.Y.; Estroff, L.A.; “Porous calcite single crystals grown from a hydrogel medium” CrystEngComm 2007, 9, 1153-1155.
DOI: 10.1039/B709068D

11. Li, H.Y.; Estroff, L.A.; “Hydrogels coupled with self-assembled monolayers: An in vitro matrix to study calcite biomineralization” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2007, 129, 5480-5483.
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