Peer-reviewed articles & pre-print



Debons, N., Dems, D., Coradin, T., Aimé, C.* Mapping organic functional groups at nanosurfaces using colloidal gold conjugation. ChemRxiv 2021 doi: 10.26434/chemrxiv.13712311.v1

Dems, D., Freeman, R., Coradin, T, Stupp, S. I., Aimé, C.* Multivalent Clustering of Adhesion Ligands in Nanofiber-Nanoparticle Composites. Acta Biomaterialia, 2021, 119, 303-311.


Schmeltz, M., Teulon, C., Pinsard, M., Hansen, U., Alnawaiseh, M., Ghoubay, D., Borderie, V., Mosser, G., Aimé, C., Légaré, F., Latour, G., M.-C. Schanne-Klein. Circular Dichroism-SHG microscopy probes the polarity distribution of collagen fibrils. Optica, 2020, 7, 1469-1476.

Dems, D., Rodrigues Da Silva, J., Hélary, C., Wien, F., Marchand, M., Debons, N., Muller, L., Chen, Y., Schanne-Klein, M.-C., Laberty-Robert, C., Krins, N., Aimé, C.* Native collagen: electrospinning of pure, cross-linker free self-supported membrane. ACS Applied Bio Materials, 20203, 2948-2957.

He, Y., Huang, B., Rofaani, E., Hu, J., Liu, Y., Pitingolo, G., Wang,L., Shi, J., Aimé, C., Chen, Y. Fabrication of micro-cages and caged tumor spheroids for microfluidic chip-based assays Microelectronic Engineering, 2020, 225, 111256.

Debons, N., Dems, D., Hélary, C., Le Grill, S., Picaut, L., Renaud, F., Delsuc, N., Schanne-Klein, M.-C., Coradin, T, Aimé, C.* Differentiation of neural-type cells on multi-scale ordered collagen-silica bionanocomposites. Biomat. Sci. 2020, 8, 569-576. Selected as HOT Biomaterials Science article.

Schmeltz, M., Teulon, C., Latour, G., Ghoubay, D., Borderie, V., Aimé, C., Schanne-Klein, M.-C.* Implementation of artifact-free circular dichroism SHG imaging of collagen. Opt. Express 2019, 27, 22685-22699. Highlighted as an Editor’s Pick.

Voisin, H., Aimé, C., Vallée, A., Coradin, T., Roux, C. A Flexible Polymer-Nanoparticle Hybrid Material Containing Triazole-Based Fe(II) with Spin Crossover Properties for Magneto-Optical Applications. Inorg. Chem. Front. 2018, 5, 2140-2147.

Voisin, H., Aimé, C., Vallée, A., Bleuzen, A., Schmutz, M., Mosser, G., Coradin, T., Roux, C. Preserving Spin Transition Properties of Iron-Triazole Coordination Polymers within Silica-Based Nanocomposites. J. Mater. Chem. C. 2017, 5, 11542-11550.

Graffion, J., Dems, D., Demirelli, M., Coradin, T., Delsuc, N., Aimé, C.* An all-in-one molecule for the one-step synthesis of functional hybrid silica particles with tunable size. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2017, 5047–5051.

Soulé, S., Bulteau, A.-L., Faucher, S., Haye, B., Aimé, C., Allouche, J., Dupin, J.-C., Lespes, G., Coradin, T., Martinez, H. Design and cellular fate of bio-inspired Au-Ag nanoshells@hybrid silica nanoparticles. Langmuir, 2016, 32, 10073-10082.

Mebert, A. M., Aimé, C., Alvarez, G. S., Shi, Y., Flor, S. A., Lucangioli, S. E., Desimone, M. F., Coradin, T. Silica core-shell particles for the dual delivery of gentamicin and rifamycin antibiotics. J. Mater. Chem. B, 2016, 4, 3135-3144.

Hamon, C., Martini, C., Even-Hernandez, P., Boichard, B., Voisin, H., Largeau, L., Gosse, C., Coradin, T., Aimé, C.,* Marchi, V.* An aqueous one-pot route to gold/quantum rod heterostructured nanoparticles functionalized with DNA. Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 16119-16122.

Voisin, H., Aimé, C., Coradin, T. Understanding and Tuning Bioinorganic Interfaces for the Design of Bionanocomposites. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2015, 4463-4480.

Ramirez-Wong, D.G., Coelho-Diogo, C., Aimé, C., Bonhomme, C., Jonas, A.M., Demoustier-Champagne, S. Effects of geometrical confinement in membrane pores on enzyme-based layer-by-layer assemblies. Appl. Surf. Sci. 2015, 338, 154.

Bancelin, S.*, Aimé, C.*, Gusachenko, I., Kowalczuk, L., Latour, G., Coradin, T., Schanne-Klein, M.-C.* Determination of collagen fibrils size via absolute measurements of Second Harmonic Generation signals. Nature Commun. 2014, 5, 4920.

Fernandes, F. M., Coradin, T., Aimé, C.* Self-assembly in biosilicification and biotemplated silica materials. Nanomaterials, 2014, 4, 792-812.

Bancelin, S., Decencière,* E. Machairas, V., Albert, C., Coradin, T., Schanne-Klein,* M.-C., Aimé,* C. Fibrillogenesis from Nanosurfaces: Multiphoton Imaging and Stereological Analysis of Collagen 3D Self-assembly Dynamics. Soft Matter, 2014, 10, 6651-6657.

Galindo Gonzalez, C., Álvarez, G. S. , Camporotondi, D. E., Foglia, M. L., Aimé, C., Diaz, L. E., Coradin,* T., Desimone, M. F.* Preliminary evaluation of median lethal concentrations of Stöber silica particles with various sizes and surface functionalities towards fibroblast cells. Silicon, 2014. DOI 10.1007/s12633-014-9203-5

Wu, J., Coradin, T., Aimé, C.* Reversible bioresponsive aptamer-based nanocomposites: ATP binding and removal from DNA-grafted silica nanoparticles. J. Mater. Chem. B, 2013, 1, 5353-5359.

Aimé, C.,* Mosser, G., Pembouong, G., Bouteiller, L., Coradin T. Controlling the nano-bio interface to build collagen/silica self-assembled networks. Nanoscale, 2012, 4, 7127-7134.

Bancelin, S., Aimé, C., Coradin, T., Schanne-Klein, M.-C.* In situ three-dimensional monitoring of collagen fibrillogenesis using SHG microscopy. Biomed. Opt. Express 2012, 6, 1446-1454.

Aimé, C., Coradin, T. Nanocomposites from biopolymer hydrogels: blueprints for white biotechnology and green materials chemistry. J. Polym. Sci. Part B: Polym. Phys. 2012, 50, 669-680.

Wu, J., Silvent, J., Coradin, T.,* Aimé, C.* Bio-chemical Investigation of the Formation of 3D Networks from DNA-grafted Large Silica Particles. Langmuir 2012, 28, 2156-2165.

Quignard, S., Copello, G., Aimé, C., Bataille, I., Hélary, C., Desimone, M., Coradin, T. Influence of silicification on the structural and biological properties of buffer-mediated collagen hydrogels. Adv. Eng. Mater. 2012, 14, B51-B55.

Aimé, C.,* Rietveld, I., Coradin, T. Hydrazine-induced thermo-reversible optical shifts in silver gelatin bionanocomposites. Chem. Phys. Lett., 2011, 505, 37-41.

Aimé, C., Nishiyabu, R., Gondo, R., Kimizuka, N. Switching on luminescence in nucleotide-lanthanide coordination nanoparticles via synergistic interactions with a cofactor ligand. Chem. Eur. J., 2010, 16, 3604-3607.

Nishiyabu, R., Aimé, C., Gondo, R., Kaneko, K., Kimizuka, N. Selective inclusion of anionic quantum dots in coordination network shells of nucleotides and lanthanide ions. Chem. Commun. 2010, 4333-4335.

Brizard, A., Berthier, D., Aimé, C., Buffeteau, T., Cavagnat, D., Ducasse, L., Huc, I., Oda, R., Molecular and supramolecular chirality in gemini-tartrate amphiphiles studied by electronic and vibrational circular dichroisms. Chirality, 2009, 21, E153.

Nishiyabu, R., Aimé, C., Gondo, R., Noguchi, T., Kimizuka, N. Confining molecules within aqueous coordination nanoparticles via adaptive molecular self-assembly. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2009, 48, 9465-9468.

Aimé, C., Tamoto, R., Satoh, T., Grelard, A., Dufourc, E., Buffeteau, T., Ihara, H. Oda, R. Nucleotide-promoted morphogenesis in amphiphile assemblies: kinetic control of micrometric helix formation. Langmuir, 2009, 25, 8489-8496.

Aimé, C., Nishiyabu, R., Gondo, R., Kaneko, K., Kimizuka, N. Controlled self-assembly of nucleotide-lanthanide complexes: specific formation of nanofibers from dimeric guanine nucleotides. Chem. Commun. 2008, 6534-6536.

Aimé, C., Plet, B., Manet, S., Schmitter, J.M., Huc, I., Oda, R., Sauers, R., Romsted, L.S. Competing Gas-Phase Substitution and Elimination Reactions of Gemini Surfactants with Anionic counterions by Mass Spectrometry. Density Functional Theory Correlations with Their Bolaform Halide Salt Models. J. Phys. Chem. B. 2008, 112, 14435-14445.

Delclos, T., Aimé, C., Pouget, E., Brizard, A., Huc, I., Delville, M.H., Oda, R. Individualized silica nano helices and nano tubes: tuning inorganic nanostructures using lipidic self-assemblies. Nano Letters, 2008, 8, 1929-1935.

Aimé, C., Manet, S., Satoh, T., Park, K.Y., Ihara, H., Godde, F., Oda, R. Self-assembly of nucleoamphiphiles: investigating nucleosides effect and the mechanism of micrometric helix formation. Langmuir, 2007, 23, 12875-12885.

Brizard, A., Aimé, C., Labrot, T., Huc, I., Berthier, D., Artzner, F., Desbat, B., and Oda, R. Counterion, Temperature, and Time Modulation of Nanometric Chiral Ribbons from Gemini-Tartrate Amphiphiles. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2007, 129, 3754-3762.

Wang, Y., Desbat, B., Manet, S., Aimé, C., Labrot, T., and Oda, R.Aggregation behaviors of gemini nucleotide at the air-water interface and in solutions induced by adenine-uracil interaction. J. Colloid Interface Sci., 2005, 283, 555-564.


Dems, D., Freeman, R., Coradin, T, Stupp, S. I., Aimé, C.* Multivalent Clustering of Adhesion Ligands in Nanofiber-Nanoparticle Composites. bioRxiv 2020, 148288; doi:

Dems, D., Rodrigues da Silva, J., Hélary, C., Wien, F., Schanne-Klein, M.-C., Laberty-Robert, C., Krins, N., Aimé ,C.* Electrospinning of pure, native, cross-linker free collagen self-supported membrane. bioRxiv 2019, 616946; doi: