Cassandra L. Martin, Mikey R. Bergman, Patrick A. Sullivan, Leila F. Deravi. “Investigating the Thermodynamics Underlying Monosaccharide-Mediated Collagen Polymerization for Materials Design,” Chemistry of Materials, 2022. DOI:10.1021/acs.chemmater.1c04153.

Daniel J. Wilson, Francisco J. Martín-Martínez, Leila F. Deravi. “Wearable Light Sensors Based on Unique Features of a Natural Biochrome,” ACS Sensors, 2022. DOI:10.1021/acssensors.1c02342.

Leila F. Deravi, Natalie C. Cox, Camille A. Martin, Evaluation of biologically-inspired ammonium xanthommatin as a multi-functional cosmetic ingredientJournal of Investigative Dermatology Innovations, 2021. DOI:10.1016/j.xjidi.2021.100081.

Cassandra L. Martin, Chenxi Zhai, Jeffrey A. Paten, Jingjie Yeo, and Leila F. Deravi, “Design and Production of Customizable and Highly Aligned Fibrillar Collagen ScaffoldsACS Biomater. Sci. Eng., 2021. DOI:10.1021/acsbiomaterials.1c00566.

Zhuangsheng Lin, Zhe Gong, Duncan Q. Bower, Daeyeon Lee, and Leila F. Deravi, “Bidispersed Colloidal Assemblies Containing Xanthommatin Produce Angle-Independent Photonic StructuresAdvanced Optical Materials, 2021. DOI:10.1002/adom.202100416.

 Leila F. Deravi. “Compositional Similarities that Link the Eyes and Skin of Cephalopods: Implications in Optical Sensing and Signaling during Camouflage,” Integrative and Comparative Biology, 2021. DOI:10.1093/icb/icab143.

 Daniel J. Wilson, Zhuangsheng Lin, Duncan Bower, and Leila F. Deravi. “Engineering Color, Pattern, and Texture: From Nature to Materials,” Matter, 2021. DOI:10.1016/j.matt.2021.05.021.

Camille A. Martin, Zhaungsheng Lin, Amrita Kumar, Sean R. Dinneen, Richard M. Osgood III, and Leila F. Deravi. “Biomimetic colorants and coatings designed with cephalopod-inspired nanocomposites,” ACS Applied Biomaterials, 2020. DOI:10.1021/acsabm.0c01034.

Cassandra L. Martin, Mikey R. Bergman, Leila F. Deravi, and  Jeffrey A. Paten. “A Role for Monosaccharides in Nucleation Inhibition and Transport of Collagen,” Bioelectricity, 2020. DOI:10.1089/bio.2020.0013.

Camille A. Martin, Mahboobeh Rezaeeyazdi, Thibault Colombani, Sean R. Dinneen, Amrita Kumar, Sidi A. Bencherif, and Leila F. Deravi “A bioinspired, photostable UV-filter that protects mammalian cells against UV-induced cellular damage,” Chemical Communications, 2019, DOI: 10.1039/C9CC06323D.

Jeffrey A. Paten, Cassandra L. Martin, Jamil T. Wanis, Seyed Mohammad Siadat, Amanda M. Figueroa-Navedo, Jeffrey W. Ruberti, Leila F. Deravi “Molecular Interactions between Collagen and Fibronectin: A Reciprocal Relationship that Regulates De Novo Fibrillogenesis,” Chem, 2019, DOI:10.1016/j.chempr.2019.05.011

Thomas L. Williams, Steven A. Lopez, Leila F. Deravi. “A Sustainable Route To Synthesize the Xanthommatin Biochrome via an Electro-catalyzed Oxidation of Tryptophan Metabolites,” ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 2019, DOI:10.1021/acssuschemeng.9b011448

Thomas L. Williams, Stephen L. Senft, Jingjie Yeo, Francisco J. Martín-Martínez, Alan M. Kuzirian, Camille A. Martin, Christopher W. DiBona, Chun-Teh Chen, Sean R. Dinneen, Hieu T. Nguyen, Conor M. Gomes, Joshua J. C. Rosenthal, Matthew D. MacManes, Feixia Chu, Markus J. Buehler, Roger T. Hanlon, Leila F. Deravi. “Dynamic Pigmentary and Structural Coloration within a Cephalopod Chromatophore Organ: Complementary Roles of Crystallin and Reflectin Proteins,” Nature Communications, 2019, DOI:10.1038/s41467-019-088

Amrita Kumar, Thomas L. Williams, Camille A. Martin, Amanda Figueroa Navedo, Leila F. Deravi. “Xanthommatin based electrochromic displays inspired by nature,” ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2018, DOI: 10.1021/acsami.8b14123.

Conor M. Gomes, Chang Liu, Jeffrey A. Paten, Samuel M. Felton, and Leila F. Deravi. “Protein-Based Hydrogels that Actuate Self-Folding Systems” Advanced Functional Materials, 2018, DOI:10.1002/adfm.201805777.

Casey J. Grenier, Anthony Timberman, Rongfang Yang, John Csoros, Alex Papantones, Leila F. Deravi, W. Rudolf Seitz.“Rapid, High Affinity Binding by a Fluorescein Templated Copolymer Combining Covalent, Hydrophobic, and Acid–Base Noncovalent Crosslinks” Sensors, 2018, DOI: 10.3390/s18051330.

Amrita Kumar, Richard M. Osgood III, Sean R. Dinneen, Brian D. Koker, Richard Pang, Leila F. Deravi.“Natural light-scattering nanoparticles enable visible through short-wave infrared color modulation” Advanced Optical Materials, 2018, DOI: 10.1002/adom.201701369.

Sean R. Dinneen, Leila F. Deravi, Margaret E. Greenslade. “An iterative correction approach used to retrieve the refractive index of squid pigment aerosols” Journal of Optics, 2018, DOI: 10.1088/2040-8986.

Sean R. Dinneen, Margaret E. Greenslade, and Leila F. Deravi. “Optical extinction of size-controlled aerosols generated from squid chromatophore pigments” APL Materials 2017, DOI: 10.1063/1.5002153

Sean R. Dinneen, Richard M. OsgoodIII, Margaret E. Greenslade, and Leila F. Deravi. “Color Richness in Cephalopod Chromatophores Originating from High Refractive Index Biomolecules” The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 2017, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.6b02398.

Christopher W. DiBona, Thomas L. Williams, Sean R. Dinneen, Stephanie F. Jones Labadie, Leila F. Deravi. “A Method for Extracting Pigments from Squid Doryteuthis pealeii” Journal of Visualized Experiments 2016, DOI: 10.3791/54803.

Alec Maddaus, Patrick Curley, Matthew A. Griswold, Bianca Daniela Costa, Shujie Hou, Kyung Jae Jeong, Edward Song, Leila F. Deravi. “Design and Fabrication of Bio-Hybrid Materials using Inkjet Printing” Biointerphases 2016, DOI: 10.1116/1.4966164.

Conor M. Gomes, Leila F. Deravi. “Self-assembling extracellular matrix proteins as materials for the condensation of silica nanostructures” RSC Advances 2016, DOI: 10.1039/C6RA20911D.

Thomas L. Williams, Christopher W. DiBona, Sean R. Dinneen, Stephanie F. Jones Labadie, Feixia Chu, Leila F. Deravi. “Contributions of Phenoxazone-Based Pigments to the Structure and Function of Nanostructured Granules in Squid Chromatophores” Langmuir 2016, DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.6b00243.


Christophe O Chantre, Patrick H Campbell, Holly M Golecki, Adrian T Buganza, Andrew K Capulli, Leila F Deravi, Stephanie Dauth, Sean P Sheehy, Jeffrey A Paten, Karl Gledhill, Yanne S Doucet, Hasan E Abaci, Seungkuk Ahn, Benjamin D Pope, Jeffrey W Ruberti, Simon P Hoerstrup, Angela M Christiano, Kevin Kit Parker. “Production-scale fibronectin nanofibers promote wound closure and tissue repair in a dermal mouse model.” Biomaterials 2018, DOI: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2018.03.006.

Hyojin Ko, Leila F. Deravi, Sung-Jin Park, Jingon Jang, Takhee Lee, Cheong Kang, Jin Seok Lee, Kevin Kit Parker and Kwanwoo Shin. “Fabrication of millimeter-long carbon tubular nanostructures using the self-rolling process inherent in elastic protein layers.” Advanced Materials 2017, DOI: 10.1002/adma.201701732.

Leila F. Deravi, Nina R. Sinatra, Christophe O. Chantre, Alexander P. Nesmith, Hongyan Yuan, Sahm K. Deravi, Josue A. Goss, Luke A. MacQueen, Mohammad R. Badrossamy, Grant M. Gonzalez, Michael D. Phillips, Kevin Kit Parker. “Design and Fabrication of Fibrous Nanomaterials Using Pull Spinning” Macromoleciular Materials and Engineering 2017, DOI: 10.1002/mame.201600404. Selected  for cover (2017)

Seungkuk Ahn, Leila F. Deravi, Sung-Jin Park, Borna E. Dabiri, Joon-Seop Kim, Kevin Kit Parker, Kwanwoo Shin. “Self-Organizing Large-Scale Extracellular-Matrix Protein Networks” Advanced Materials 2015, DOI:10.1002/adma.201405556.  Selected  for cover (2015)

Leila F. Deravi, Andrew P. Magyar, Sean P. Sheehy, George R. R. Bell, Lydia M. Mäthger Alan M. Kuzirian, Roger T. Hanlon, Evelyn L. Hu, Kevin Kit Parker, “Progress towards elucidating the structure-function relationships of a natural nanoscale photonic device in cuttlefish chromatophores” SPIE Biophotonics 2015, DOI: 10.1117/12.2081387.

Leila F. Deravi, Andrew P. Magyar, Sean P. Sheehy, George R. R. Bell, Lydia M. Mäthger, Stephen L. Senft, Trevor J. Wardill, William S. Lane, Alan M. Kuzirian, Roger T. Hanlon, Evelyn L. Hu, Kevin Kit Parker, “The structure-function relationships of a natural nanoscale photonic device in cuttlefish chromatophores” Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 2014, DOI:10.1098/rsif.2013.0942.

Leila F. Deravi, Holly M. Golecki, Kevin Kit Parker, “Protein-based Textiles: Bio-inspired and Bio-derived Materials for Medical and Non-Medical Applications” Journal of Chemical and Biological Interfaces, 2013, DOI:10.1166/jcbi.2013.1009. Selected  for cover (2013)

Ashutosh Agarwal, Yohan Farouz, Alexander P. Nesmith, Leila F. Deravi, Megan L. McCain, Kevin Kit Parker, “Micropatterning Alginate Substrates for in vitro Cardiovascular Muscle on a Chip” Advanced Functional Materials, 2013, DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201203319.

Leila F. Deravi, Tianxiang Su, Jeffrey A. Paten, Jeffrey W. Ruberti, Katia Bertoldi, Kevin Kit Parker. “Differential Contributions of Conformation Extension and Domain Unfolding to Properties of Fibronectin Nanotextiles” Nano Letters, 2012, DOI: 10.1021/nl302643g.

Leslie A. Hiatt, Jennifer R. McKenzie, Leila F. Deravi, Reese S. Harry, David W. Wright, David E. Cliffel, “A Printed Superoxide Dismutase Coated Electrode for the Study of Macrophage Oxidative Burst” Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2011,  DOI: 10.1016/j.bios.2011.12.038.

Joshua D. Swartz, Leila F. Deravi, David W. Wright, “The Bottom-Up Synthesis of Biologically Active Multilayer Films using Inkjet Printed Templates” Advanced Functional Materials, 2010, DOI: 10.1002/adfm.200902169.

Leila F. Deravi, David W. Wright, Jan L. Sumerel, “Printing Bioinks with Technologically Relevant Applications” The Chemistry of Inkjet Inks, Ed. Shlomo Magdassi: World Scientific Inc., 2009, 269-283.

Leila F. Deravi, Joshua D. Swartz, David W. Wright, “The Biomimetic Synthesis of Metal Oxide Nanomaterials” Nanomaterials for the Life Sciences: Vol 2. Ed. Challa Kumar: Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KgaA, 2009, 3-54.

Leila F. Deravi, Jan L. Sumerel, Sarah L. Sewell, David W. Wright. “Piezoelectric Inkjet Printing of Biomimetic Inks for Reactive Surfaces” Small 2008, DOI: 10.1002/smll.200800536.

Leila F. Deravi, Jan L. Sumerel, Aren E. Gerdon, David E. Cliffel, David W. Wright. “Output analysis of materials ink-jet printer”Appl. Phys. Letts. 2007, 91(11), 113114/1-113114/3.

Jan L. Sumerel,  John Lewis, A. Doraiswamy,  Leila F. Deravi, Sarah L. Sewell, Aren E. Gerdon, David W. Wright and Roger J. Narayan. “Piezoelectric Ink Jet Processing of Materials for Medical and Biological Applications” Biotechnology 2006. 1(9), 976-87.