Recent Publications


FePd nanowires modified with cyclodextrin as improved catalysts: effect of the alloy composition on colloidal stability and catalytic capacity. Elisa Herrera, Julieta Riva, Soledad Aprea, O. Fernando Silva Paula G. Bercoff and Alejandro M. Granados Catal. Sci. Technol. 2022,

Micelle‐to‐vesicle transition of lipoamino Gemini surfactant induced by metallic salts and its effects on antibacterial activity.
Pachón-Gómez, E.M , Silva O. F, Der Ohannesian, M. Núñez Fernández, M.; Oliveira, R. G., Fernández, M. A. Journal of Molecular Liquids, 2022, 353, 118793.


Self-assembled nanostructures of L-ascorbic acid alkyl esters support monomeric amphotericin B.
Nocelli, N.E., Zulueta Díaz, Y. M., Millot, M., Colazo,M.L Vico, R.V. , Fanani, M. L.*
Heliyon 2021, 7, article N° E06056.

Liposome Fusion Mediated by Hydrophobic Magnetic Nanoparticles Stabilized with Oleic Acid and Modulated by an External Magnetic Field.
Villanueva, M. E., Giudice, F., Ambroggio, E., and Vico, R.V.*
Langmuir, 2021, 37, 1861-1873.

Neuroprotective effects of resveratrol in ischemic brain injury.
N. D. Machado, G. Villena Armas, M. A. Fernández, S. Grijalvo, D. Díaz Díaz
NeuroSci., 20212, 305.

Whole Seeds of Bauhinia variegata L. (Fabaceae) as an Efficient Biocatalyst for Benzyl Alcohol Preparations from Benzaldehydes.
G.I. Demmel, D.L. Bordón, A.M. Vázquez, M.F. Decarlini, M. Díaz Panero, L.I. Rossi, M.L. Aimar
Catalysis Reviews, DOI: 10.1080/01614940.2021.1926849

Comparative green analysis between different catalytic methodologies used in stereoselective reduction reaction of acetophenone.
D. L. Bordón, M. F. Decarlini, A. M. Vázquez, G. I. Demmel, L. I. Rossi, M. L. Aimar
Biocatalysis and Biotransformation, DOI: 10.1080/01614940.2021.1926849

Structural, physicochemical and biological characterization of chloramphenicol multicomponent complexes.
J. P. Cerutti, V. Aiassa, M. A. Fernández, M. R. Longhi, M. A. Quevedo, A. Zoppi
J. Mol. Liq., 2021331, 115761

Preservation of the antioxidant capacity of resveratrol via encapsulation in niosomes.
N. D. Machado, G. Gutiérrez, M. Matos, M. A. Fernández
Foods202110, 988.


Spontaneous formation of unilamellar vesicles based on the protic ionic liquid-surfactant imim-DEHP, evaluated as a function of pH and in saline solution.
H. E. Andrada , O. F. Silva, G. M. Morales, N. M. Correa, R. D. Falcone
Colloids Surf. A Physicochem. Eng. Asp. 2020, 125435

Cholesterol free niosome production by microfluidics: comparative with other conventional methods.
N. D. Machado, P. García-Manrique, M. A. Fernández, M. C. Blanco-López, M. Matos, G. Gutiérrez*
Chem. Eng. Res. Design, 2020, 162, 162.

A simple way to prepare palladium nanoparticles decorated with cyclodextrins and ionic liquid. The effects of coating on the catalytic activity and colloidal stability.
M. V. Bravo, O. F. Silva, C. Adam, A. M.Granados
Journal of Molecular Liquids, 2020, 304, 112725.

FePd nanowires modified with cyclodextrin. Characterization and catalytic properties evaluated by a model reduction reaction.
E. Herrera, M. S. Aprea, J. S. Riva, O. F. Silva, P. G.Bercoff, A. M. Granados
Applied Surface Science, 2020, 529, 147029.

Optimization of the bioreduction process of carbonyl compounds promoted by seeds of Glossy Privet (Ligustrum lucidum – Oleaceae) and its application to the synthesis of key intermediates.
D.L. Bordón, A.M. Vázquez, M.F. Decarlini, G.I. Demmel, L.I. Rossi, M.L. Aimar.*
Biocatalysis and Biotransformation, 2020,

Optimization, scope and advantages of the synthesis of chiral phenylethanols using whole seeds of Bauhinia variegata L. (Fabaceae) as a new and stereoselective bio-reducer of carbonyl compounds.
G.I. Demmel, D.L. Bordón, A.M. Vázquez, M.F. Decarlini, G.M. Ruiz, J.J. Cantero, L.I. Rossi, M.L. Aimar.*
Biocatalysis and Biotransformation, 2020,

α-amination reaction of different ketones mediated by carbohydrate Cu2+ complexes.
Laura I. Rossi,* Claudio R. Krapacher, Alejandro M. Granados.
Molecular Catalysis, 2020, 493, 111058

Green Analysis of the Bromination Reaction of Propiophenone Derivatives Mediated by Cu2+ Complexes.
Claudio R. Krapacher, Laura I. Rossi
Chem. Select, 2020, 5, 4740

Effect of drug molecular weight on niosomes size and encapsulation efficiency.
P. García-Manrique, N. D. Machado, M. A. Fernández, M. C. Blanco-López, M. Matos, G. Gutiérrez
Colloids Surf. B: Biointerfaces, 2020, 186, 110711


Recent strategies in resveratrol delivery systems.
N. D. Machado, M. A. Fernández, D. Díaz Díaz
ChemPlusChem., 2019, 84, 951

Hydrophobic silver nanoparticles interacting with phospholipids and stratum corneum mimic membranes in Langmuir monolayers.
Martín E. Villanueva, Anabel E. Lanterna, Raquel V. Vico
J. Colloid. Interf., 2019, 543, 247

Trifluralin and two of its photodegradation products: Crystal structures and phase solubility/UV studies with cyclodextrins.
V. L. Lobatto, G. A. Argüello, M. R. Caira, Elba I. Bujan
J. Phys. Org. Chem., 2019, 32, e4006

Complex systems that incorporate cyclodextrins to get materials for some specific applications.
M. A. Fernández, O. F. Silva, R. Vico, R. H. de Rossi
Carbohydrate Res., 2019, 480, 12

Photolysis of chlorpyrifos‐methyl, chlorpyrifos‐methyl oxon, and 3,5,6‐trichloro‐2‐pyridinol.
V. L. Lobatto, G. A. Argüello, Elba I. Bujan
J. Phys. Org. Chem., 2019, 32, e3957

Role of a cystine-based Gemini surfactant ligand in the synthesis of catalytic active silver nanoparticles.
M. A. Molina Torres, E. M. Pachón Gómez, M. A. Fernández, A. V. Veglia, N. L. Pacioni
J. Mol. Liq., 2019, 284, 110

Niosomes encapsulated in biohydrogels for tunable delivery of phytoalexin resveratrol
N. D. Machado, M. A. Fernández, M. Haering, C. Saldías, D. Díaz Díaz
RSC Advances , 2019, 9, 7601

Kinetic profiles of the stereoselective reduction of acetophenone and its derivatives promoted by Galactomyces candidus GZ1. A mechanistic interpretation
M. F. Decarlini, A. M. Vázquez, D. L. Bordon, G. I. Demmel,  L. I. Rossi, M. L. Aimar

Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotechnology, 2019, 17, 7

Remarkable effect of the dithiafulvene structures on their capacity as reducing agents: Influence of conjugated thiocarbonyl group
A. E. Lanterna, M. F. Torresan, R. A. Iglesias, E. A.Coronado, A. M. Granados

Appl. Surf. Sci. 2019, 465, 1061


Supramolecular chemistry in solid state materials such as metal‐organic frameworks
A. M. Fracaroli, R. Hoyos de Rossi

Israel J. Chem. 2018, 58, 1102

Cyclodextrin modified niosomes to encapsulate hydrophilic compounds
N. D. Machado, O. F. Silva, R. H. de Rossi, M. A. Fernández

RSC Advances 2018, 8, 29909

Determination of the critical micellar concentration of perfluorinated surfactants by cyclic voltammetry at liquid/liquid interfaces
B. N Viada, A. V. Juárez, E. M. Pachón Gómez, M. A. Fernández, L. M. Yudi

Electrochimica Acta, 2018263, 499

The sulfoxidation reaction catalyzed by CoBr2 complexes, under the magnifying glass of green parameters
D. C. Pinilla Peña, L. I. Rossi

Molecular Catalysis, 2018, 454, 44


Fungi isolated from food samples for an efficient stereoselective production of phenylethanols
M. F. Decarlini, M. L. Aimar, A. M. Vázquez, S. Vero, L. I. Rossi, P. Yang

Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotechnology, 2017, 12, 275

Important role of native b-cyclodextrin in the stabilization of transition metal salts
L. I. Rossi, C. O. Kinen, R. Hoyos de Rossi

Comptes Rendus Chimie, 2017, 20, 1053

Aggregation behaviour and solubilization capability of mixed micellar systems formed by a gemini lipoamino acid and a non-ionic surfactant
L. C. Cabana Saavedra, E. M. Pachón Gómez, R. G.Oliveira, M. A.Fernández

Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 2017, 533, 41

The Chemistry of CO2 Capture in an Amine-Functionalized Metal-Organic Framework under Dry and Humid Conditions
R. W. Flaig, T. M. Osborn Popp, A. M. Fracaroli, E. A. Kapustin, M. J. Kalmutzki, R. M. Altamimi, F. Fathieh, J. A. Reimer, O. M. Yaghi

J. Am. Chem. Soc.2017139, 12125

Phytotoxic phenylpropanoids isolated from Ophryosporus charua (Griseb.) Hieron
M. M. del M. Bravetti, R. V. Vico, M. C. Carpinella, C. C. Ferrayoli, S. M. Palacios

Phytochemistry2017, 138, 145

Cavity Orientation Regulated by Mixture Composition and Clustering of Amphiphilic Cyclodextrins in Phospholipid Monolayers
J. J. Pinzon Barrantes, B. Maggio, R. H. de Rossi, R. V. Vico

J. Phys. Chem. B2017, 121, 4482

Anion Influence on Aggregation Behavior of Imidazolium-Based Ionic Liquid in Aqueous Solutions: Effect on Diverse Chemical Processes

C. Adam, V. Bravo, A. M. Granados

Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 2017, 56, 1214



Hydrolysis of phenyl trifluoroacetate in mixed surfactant systems

M. F. Torres, R. H. de Rossi, M. A. Fernández

J. Phys. Org. Chem, 2016, 29, 665


Synergism in the desorption of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons from soil models by mixed surfactant solutions

P. S. Sales, M. A. Fernández

Environm. Sci. Poll. Res., 2016, 23, 10158


Preparation of benzimidazole N-oxides by a two-step continuous flow process

F. Politano, E. I. Buján, N. E. Leadbeater

Chem. Heterocycl. Compd., 2016, 52, 952


Convergent Synthesis of a Metal−Organic Framework Supported Olefin Metathesis Catalyst

J. Yuan, A. M. Fracaroli, W. G. Klemperer

Organometallics, 2016, 35, 2149


The Rheological Properties of Lipid Monolayers Modulate the Incorporation of l-Ascorbic Acid Alkyl Esters
Y. M. Zulueta Diaz, M. Mottola, R. V. Vico, N. Wilke, M. L. Fanani

Langmuir, 2016, 32, 587


Important double bond effect on the aggregation behavior of an alkenyl succinic acid derivative

O. F. Silva, R. H. de Rossi, M. A. Fernández

Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 2016, 507, 134


Seven Post-synthetic Covalent Reactions in Tandem Leading to Enzyme-like Complexity within Metal−Organic Framework Crystals.

A. M. Fracaroli, P. Siman, D. A. Nagib, M. Suzuki, H. Furukawa, F. Dean Toste, O. M. Yaghi

J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2016, 138, 8352


Structure characterization of non-crystalline complexes of copper salts with native cyclodextrins

M. I. Velasco, C. R. Krapacher, R. H. de Rossi, L. I. Rossi

Dalton Trans., 2016, 45, 10696


Sedative effect of central administration of Coriandrum sativum essential oil and its major component linalool in neonatal chicks

N. Salvatierra, M. S. Gastón, M. P. Cid, A. M. Vazquez, M. F. Decarlini, G. I. Demmel, L. I. Rossi, M. L. Aimar

Pharmaceutical Biology, 2016, 54, 1954


Synthesis In situ of gold nanoparticles by a dialkynyl Fischer carbene complex anchored to glass surfaces

M. C. Bertolino, A. M. Granados

Appl. Surf. Science, 2016, 383, 375


Role of the capping agent in the interaction of hydrophilic Ag nanoparticles with DMPC as model biomembrane

J. V. Maya Girón, R. V. Vico, B. Maggio, Eugenia Zelaya, A. Rubert, G. Benítez, P. Carro, R. C. Salvarezza, M. E. Vela

Environ. Sci.: Nano, 2016, 3, 462


2012  –  2015

Alkyl esters of L-ascorbic acid: stability, surface behaviour and interaction with phospholipid monolayers
M. Mottola, R. V. Vico, M.Villanueva, M. L. Fanani
J. of Colloid and Interface Sci., 2015, 457, 232

The hydrolysis of phenyl trifluoroacetate in AOT/n-heptane RMs as a sensor of the encapsulated water structure
O. F. Silva, R. H. de Rossi, N. M. Correa
RSC Advances, 2015, 5, 34878

Synthesis of gold nanoparticles using electron-donating dithiafulvene units
A. E. Lanterna, E. A. Coronado, A. M. Granados
Tetrahedron Lett., 2015, 56, 4871

Nucleophilic Substitution in Ionizable Fischer Thiocarbene Complexes: Steric Effect of the Alkyl Substituent on the Heteroatom
D. M. Andrada, M. E. Zoloff Michoff, R. H. de Rossi, A. M. Granados
Dalton Trans., 2015, 44, 5520

Weeds as biocatalysts in the stereoselective synthesis of chiral phenylethanols used as key intermediates for pharmaceuticals
M. L. Aimar, D. L. Bordon, L. D. Villalba, J. J. Cantero, A. M. Vázquez, S. M. Formica, C. R. Krapacher, L. I. Rossi
Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotech., 2015, 4, 493

Modular synthesis of metal–organic complex arrays containing precisely designed metal sequences
K. Sajna, A. M. Fracaroli, O. M. Yaghi, K. Tashiro
Inorg. Chem., 2015, 54, 1197

Stabilization of the pesticide Fenitrothion toward O and N nucleophiles in the presence of Cyclodextrins
N. Rougier, R. V. Vico, R. H. de Rossi, E. I. Buján
J. Phys. Org. Chem., 2014, 27, 935

Metal-organic frameworks with precisely designed interior for carbon dioxide capture in the presence of water
A. M. Fracaroli, H. Furukawa, M. Suzuki, M. Dodd, S. Okajima, F. Gándara, J. A. Reimer, O. M. Yaghi
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2014, 136, 8863

Fruits of glossy privet (Ligustrum lucidum – Oleaceae) as biocatalyst in obtaining chiral aromatic alcohols
M. L. Aimar, D. L. Bordon, S. M. Formica, J. J. Cantero, A. M. Vazquez, M. I. Velasco, L. I. Rossi
Biocatalysis and Biotransformation, 2014, 32, 348

Distinctive interactions of oleic acid covered magnetic nanoparticles with saturated and unsaturated phospholipids monolayers
R. V. Vico, T. Matshaya, A. Lanterna, A. M. Granados, R. Krause, B. Maggio
Langmuir, 2014, 30, 5888

Supramolecular Assemblies Mixing Different Cyclodextrins and AOT or BHDC Reverse Micelles
O. F. Silva, N. M. Correa, J. J. Silber, R. H. de Rossi, M. A. Fernández
Langmuir, 2014, 30, 3354

Hydrolysis of p-nitrophenyl perfluoroctanoate in mixed surfactant systems
M. F. Torres, R. H. de Rossi, M. A. Fernández
RSC Adv., 2014, 4, 28606

Inclusion of the insecticide fenitrothion in dimethylated-β-cyclodextrin: unusual guest disorder in the solid state and efficient retardation of the hydrolysis rate of the complexed guest in alkaline solution
D. L. Cruickshank, N.M. Rougier, R. V. Vico, S. A. Bourne, E. I. Buján, M. R. Caira, R. H. de Rossi.
Beilstein J. Org. Chem., 2013, 9, 106

Permethylated β-cyclodextrin/pesticide complexes: X-ray structures and thermogravimetric assessment of kinetic parameters for complex dissociation
D. L. Cruickshank, N. M. Rougier, V. J. Maurel, R. H. de Rossi, E. I. Buján, S. A. Bourne, M. R. Caira
J. Inclusion Phenomena and Macrocyclic Chemistry, 2013, 75, 47

Aggregation behaviour of perfluorononanoic acid/sodium dodecyl sulfate mixtures
M. F. Torres, R. H. de Rossi, M. A. Fernández
J. Surf. Deterg., 2013, 16, 903

Characterization of the hydrochlorothiazide: β-Cyclodextrin inclusion complex. Experimental and theoretical methods
R. Onnainty, E. M. Schenfeld, M. A. Quevedo, M. A. Fernández, M. R. Longhi, G. E. Granero
J. Phys. Chem. B, 2013, 117, 206

Thiosaccharine disulfide: Synthesis, crystal structure, spectroscopic characterization and theoretical study
R. M. Ferullo, A. M. Granados, A. Lanterna, J. A. Guida, O. E. Piro, E. E. Castellano, M. Dennehy
J. Mol. Structure, 2013, 1032, 48

Determination of volatile organic compounds of Tagetes filifolia Lag. (Asteraceae) from Córdoba (Argentina) using HS-SPME analysis
A. M. Vázquez, M. L. Aimar, G. I. Demmel, M. E. Cabalen, S. G. Criado, J. J. Cantero, M. I. Velasco, L. I. Rossi
Boletín Latino Americano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromáticas (BLACPMA), 2013, 12, 143

Alternatives to Free Molecular Halogen as Chemoselective Reactants. Catalysis of Organic Reactions with Reusable Complexes of Halogen Metal Salts
L. I. Rossi, M. I. Velasco
Pure and Applied Chemistry, 2012, 84, 819

When Nanoparticle Size and Molecular Geometry Matter: Analyzing the Degree of Surface Functionalization of Gold Nanoparticles with Sulfur Heterocyclic Compounds
A. Lanterna, E. Coronado, A. M. Granados
J. Phys. Chem. C, 2012, 116, 6520

Inhibited Phenol Ionization in Reverse Micelles: Confinement Effect at the Nanometer Scale
O. F. Silva, M. A. Fernández, J. J. Silber, R. H. de Rossi, N. M. Correa
ChemPhysChem, 2012, 13, 124

Nitroanilines as Quenchers of Pyrene Fluorescence
C. E. Agudelo-Morales, O. F. Silva, R. E. Galian, J. Perez–Prieto
ChemPhysChem, 2012, 13, 4195