Wafa Al-Jamal
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    Scopus Citations 1242

    1. 2019
    2. Early online date
    3. Early online date

      Intracellular Activation of a Prostate Specific Antigen-Cleavable Doxorubicin Prodrug: A Key Feature Toward Prodrug-Nanomedicine Design

      Pereira, S. G. T., Hudoklin, S., Kreft, M. E., Kostevsek, N., Stuart, M. C. A. & Al-Jamal, W. T., 25 Feb 2019, In : Molecular Pharmaceutics.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    4. 2018
    5. Forthcoming

      Liposomes-Based Nanoparticles for Cancer Therapy and Bioimaging: Nanooncology - Engineering Nanomaterials for Cancer Therapy

      Cheung, C. & Al-Jamal, WT., 2018, (Accepted) Springer US. Gonçalves, G. & Tobias, G. (eds.). Springer US

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    6. 2017
    7. Investigating in vitro and in vivo αvβ6 integrin receptor-targeting liposomal alendronate for combinatory γδ T cell immunotherapy

      Hodgins, N. O., Al-Jamal, W. T., Wang, J. T-W., Klippstein, R., Costa, P. M., Sosabowski, J. K., Marshall, J. F., Maher, J. & Al-Jamal, K. T., 28 Jun 2017, In : Journal of controlled release : official journal of the Controlled Release Society. 256, p. 141-152

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    8. Published

      Fluorinated tranylcypromine analogues as inhibitors of lysine-specific demethylase 1 (LSD1, KDM1A)

      Borrello, M. T., Schinor, B., Bartels, K., Benelkebir, H., Pereira, S., Al-Jamal, W. T., Douglas, L., Duriez, P. J., Packham, G., Haufe, G. & Ganesan, A., 15 May 2017, In : Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters. 27, 10, p. 2099-2101

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    9. 2016
    10. Real-time monitoring of magnetic drug targeting using fibered confocal fluorescence microscopy

      Bai, J., Wang, J. T-W., Mei, K-C., Al-Jamal, W. T. & Al-Jamal, K. T., 28 Dec 2016, In : Journal of controlled release : official journal of the Controlled Release Society. 244, Pt B, p. 240-246

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    11. Published
    12. Engineering thermosensitive liposome-nanoparticle hybrids loaded with doxorubicin for heat-triggered drug release

      Al-Ahmady, Z., Lozano, N., Mei, K-C., Al-Jamal, W. T. & Kostarelos, K., 30 Nov 2016, In : International Journal of Pharmaceutics. 514, 1, p. 133-141

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    13. In vitro potency, in vitro and in vivo efficacy of liposomal alendronate in combination with γδ T cell immunotherapy in mice

      Hodgins, N. O., Al-Jamal, W. T., Wang, J. T-W., Parente-Pereira, A. C., Liu, M., Maher, J. & Al-Jamal, K. T., 10 Nov 2016, In : Journal of controlled release : official journal of the Controlled Release Society. 241, p. 229-241

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    14. Magnetic Drug Targeting Preclinical in Vivo Studies, Mathematical Modeling, and Extrapolation to Humans

      Al-Jamal, K. T., Bai, J., Wang, J. T-W., Protti, A., Southern, P., Bogart, L., Heidari, H., Li, X., Cakebread, A., Asker, D., Al-Jamal, W. T., Shah, A., Bals, S., Sosabowski, J. K. & Pankhurst, Q. A., 14 Sep 2016, In : Nano Letters. 16, 9, p. 5652-60

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    15. Synthesis of Diagnostic Silicon Nanoparticles for Targeted Delivery of Thiourea to Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor-Expressing Cancer Cells

      Behray, M., Webster, C. A., Pereira, S., Ghosh, P., Krishnamurthy, S., Al-Jamal, W. T. & Chao, Y., 23 Mar 2016, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 8, 14, p. 8908-8917

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    16. Triple-Modal Imaging of Magnetically-Targeted Nanocapsules in Solid Tumours In Vivo

      Bai, J., Wang, J. T-W., Rubio, N., Protti, A., Heidari, H., Elgogary, R., Southern, P., Al-Jamal, W. T., Sosabowski, J. K., Shah, A. M., Bals, S., Pankhurst, Q. A. & Al-Jamal, K. T., 01 Jan 2016, In : Theranostics. 6, 3, p. 342-56

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    17. 2015
    18. Cationic Liposome- Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Hybrids for Dual siPLK1 and Doxorubicin Delivery In Vitro

      Pereira, S., Lee, J., Rubio, N., Hassan, H. A. F. M., Suffian, I. B. M., Wang, J. T-W., Klippstein, R., Ballesteros, B., Al-Jamal, W. T. & Al-Jamal, K. T., Oct 2015, In : Pharmaceutical Research. 32, 10, p. 3293-308

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    19. Passively Targeted Curcumin-Loaded PEGylated PLGA Nanocapsules for Colon Cancer Therapy In Vivo

      Klippstein, R., Wang, J. T-W., El-Gogary, R. I., Bai, J., Mustafa, F., Rubio, N., Bansal, S., Al-Jamal, W. T. & Al-Jamal, K. T., 23 Sep 2015, In : Small. 11, 36, p. 4704-22

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    20. Design of Cationic Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes as Efficient siRNA Vectors for Lung Cancer Xenograft Eradication

      Guo, Y. C., Al-Jamal, W. T., Toma, F. M., Bianco, A., Prato, M., Al-Jamal, K. T. & Kostarelos, K., 15 Jul 2015, In : Bioconjugate Chemistry. 26, 7, p. 1370-1379

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    21. Published

      Multiphoton luminescence imaging of chemically functionalized multi-walled carbon nanotubes in cells and solid tumors

      Rubio, N., Hirvonen, L. M., Chong, E. Z., Wang, J. T. W., Bourgognon, M., Kafa, H., Hassan, H. A. F. M., Al-Jamal, W. T., McCarthy, D., Hogstrand, C., Festy, F. & Al-Jamal, K. T., 07 Jun 2015, In : Chemical Communications. 51, 45, p. 9366-9369

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    22. 2014
    23. Published

      Polyethylene glycol conjugated polymeric nanocapsules for targeted delivery of quercetin to folate-expressing cancer cells in vitro and in vivo

      El-Gogary, R. I., Rubio, N., Wang, J. T-W., Al-Jamal, W. T., Bourgognon, M., Kafa, H., Naeem, M., Klippstein, R., Abbate, V., Leroux, F., Bals, S., Van Tendeloo, G., Kamel, A. O., Awad, G. A. S., Mortada, N. D. & Al-Jamal, K. T., 07 Jan 2014, In : ACS Nano. 8, 2, p. 1384-401

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    24. 2013
    25. Published

      Autophagy and formation of tubulovesicular autophagosomes provide a barrier against nonviral gene delivery

      Roberts, R., Al-Jamal, W. T., Whelband, M., Thomas, P., Jefferson, M., van den Bossche, J., Powell, P. P., Kostarelos, K. & Wileman, T., May 2013, In : Autophagy. 9, 5, p. 667-82 16 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    26. Cationic poly-L-lysine dendrimer complexes doxorubicin and delays tumor growth in vitro and in vivo

      Al-Jamal, K. T., Al-Jamal, W. T., Wang, J. T-W., Rubio, N., Buddle, J., Gathercole, D., Zloh, M. & Kostarelos, K., 26 Mar 2013, In : ACS Nano. 7, 3, p. 1905-17 13 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    27. Published

      The effect of artificial lipid envelopment of Adenovirus 5 (Ad5) on liver de-targeting and hepatotoxicity

      Yilmazer, A., Al-Jamal, W. T., van den Bossche, J. & Kostarelos, K., Jan 2013, In : Biomaterials. 34, 4, p. 1354-63 10 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    28. 2012
    29. Published

      Lipid-peptide vesicle nanoscale hybrids for triggered drug release by mild hyperthermia in vitro and in vivo

      Al-Ahmady, Z. S., Al-Jamal, W. T., van den Bossche, J., Bui, T. T., Drake, A. F., Mason, A. J. & Kostarelos, K., 23 Oct 2012, In : ACS Nano. 6, 10, p. 9335-46 12 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    30. Published

      Liposome-gold nanorod hybrids for high-resolution visualization deep in tissues

      Lozano, N., Al-Jamal, W. T., Taruttis, A., Beziere, N., Burton, N. C., van den Bossche, J., Mazza, M., Herzog, E., Ntziachristos, V. & Kostarelos, K., 15 Aug 2012, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 134, 32, p. 13256-8 3 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    31. Published

      Degree of chemical functionalization of carbon nanotubes determines tissue distribution and excretion profile

      Al-Jamal, K. T., Nunes, A., Methven, L., Ali-Boucetta, H., Li, S., Toma, F. M., Herrero, M. A., Al-Jamal, W. T., ten Eikelder, H. M. M., Foster, J., Mather, S., Prato, M., Bianco, A. & Kostarelos, K., 25 Jun 2012, In : Angewandte Chemie (International ed. in English). 51, 26, p. 6389-93 5 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    32. Pharmacokinetics & tissue distribution of temperature-sensitive liposomal doxorubicin in tumor-bearing mice triggered with mild hyperthermia

      Al-Jamal, W. T., Al-Ahmady, Z. S. & Kostarelos, K., Jun 2012, In : Biomaterials. 33, 18, p. 4608-17 10 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    33. Anti-angiogenic poly-L-lysine dendrimer binds heparin and neutralizes its activity

      Al-Jamal, K. T., Al-Jamal, W. T., Kostarelos, K., Turton, J. A. & Florence, A. T., 2012, In : Results in pharma sciences. 2, p. 9-15 7 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    34. Published

      Design and Engineering of Multifunctional Quantum-Dot based Nanoparticles for Simultaneous Therapeutic-Diagnostic Applications: Multifunctional Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery Applications - Imaging, Targeting, and Delivery

      Tian, B., Al-Jamal, WT., Bossche, JVD. & Kostarelos, K., 2012, Springer US. S. S. & K. P. (eds.). Springer US, p. 345 365 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    35. Published

      Quantum-Dot Toxicity

      Al-Jamal, WT. & Kostarelos, K., 2012, Encyclopaedia of Nanotechnology. Bhushan, P. B. (ed.). Springer Netherlands, p. 2197 2200 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    36. 2011
    37. Liposomes: from a clinically established drug delivery system to a nanoparticle platform for theranostic nanomedicine

      Al-Jamal, W. T. & Kostarelos, K., 18 Oct 2011, In : Accounts of Chemical Research. 44, 10, p. 1094-104 11 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    38. Published

      Doxorubicin-loaded lipid-quantum dot hybrids: surface topography and release properties

      Tian, B., Al-Jamal, W. T., Al-Jamal, K. T. & Kostarelos, K., 20 Sep 2011, In : International Journal of Pharmaceutics. 416, 2, p. 443-7 5 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    39. Published

      Intracellular trafficking and gene expression of pH-sensitive, artificially enveloped adenoviruses in vitro and in vivo

      van den Bossche, J., Al-Jamal, W. T., Yilmazer, A., Bizzarri, E., Tian, B. & Kostarelos, K., Apr 2011, In : Biomaterials. 32, 11, p. 3085-93 9 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    40. 2010
    41. Published

      Enhanced cellular internalization and gene silencing with a series of cationic dendron-multiwalled carbon nanotube:siRNA complexes

      Al-Jamal, K. T., Toma, F. M., Yilmazer, A., Ali-Boucetta, H., Nunes, A., Herrero, M-A., Tian, B., Eddaoudi, A., Eddaoui, A., Al-Jamal, W. T., Bianco, A., Prato, M. & Kostarelo, K., Nov 2010, In : The FASEB Journal. 24, 11, p. 4354-65 12 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    42. Published

      Efficient receptor-independent intracellular translocation of aptamers mediated by conjugation to carbon nanotubes

      van den Bossche, J., Al-Jamal, W. T., Tian, B., Nunes, A., Fabbro, C., Bianco, A., Prato, M. & Kostarelos, K., 21 Oct 2010, In : Chemical Communications. 46, 39, p. 7379-81 3 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    43. Published

      Systemic antiangiogenic activity of cationic poly-L-lysine dendrimer delays tumor growth

      Al-Jamal, K. T., Al-Jamal, W. T., Akerman, S., Podesta, J. E., Yilmazer, A., Turton, J. A., Bianco, A., Vargesson, N., Kanthou, C., Florence, A. T., Tozer, G. M. & Kostarelos, K., 02 Mar 2010, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 107, 9, p. 3966-71 6 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    44. 2009
    45. Tumor targeting of functionalized quantum dot-liposome hybrids by intravenous administration

      Al-Jamal, W. T., Al-Jamal, K. T., Tian, B., Cakebread, A., Halket, J. M. & Kostarelos, K., 01 Sep 2009, In : Molecular Pharmaceutics. 6, 2, p. 520-30 11 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    46. Blood circulation and tissue biodistribution of lipid--quantum dot (L-QD) hybrid vesicles intravenously administered in mice

      Al-Jamal, W. T., Al-Jamal, K. T., Cakebread, A., Halket, J. M. & Kostarelos, K., Sep 2009, In : Bioconjugate Chemistry. 20, 9, p. 1696-702 7 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    47. 2008
    48. Functionalized-quantum-dot-liposome hybrids as multimodal nanoparticles for cancer

      Al-Jamal, W. T., Al-Jamal, K. T., Bomans, P. H., Frederik, P. M. & Kostarelos, K., Sep 2008, In : Small. 4, 9, p. 1406-15 10 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    49. Lipid-quantum dot bilayer vesicles enhance tumor cell uptake and retention in vitro and in vivo

      Al-Jamal, W. T., Al-Jamal, K. T., Tian, B., Lacerda, L., Bomans, P. H., Frederik, P. M. & Kostarelos, K., Mar 2008, In : ACS Nano. 2, 3, p. 408-18 11 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    50. 2007
    51. Construction of nanoscale multicompartment liposomes for combinatory drug delivery

      Al-Jamal, W. T. & Kostarelos, K., 01 Mar 2007, In : International Journal of Pharmaceutics. 331, 2, p. 182-5 4 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    52. Liposome-nanoparticle hybrids for multimodal diagnostic and therapeutic applications

      Al-Jamal, W. T. & Kostarelos, K., Feb 2007, In : Nanomedicine. 2, 1, p. 85-98 14 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalReview article