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Selected publications

  • Holler, S., Porcelli, C., Ieropoulos, I. A., & Hanczyc, M. M. 2018. Transport of live cells under sterile conditions using a chemotactic droplet. Scientific reports, 8(1), 8408.

  • Monnard, P. A., & Hanczyc, M. M. 2018. Self-assembly and primitive membrane formation: between stability and dynamism. In Self-assembly: From Surfactants To Nanoparticles. Wiley-VCH. (Book Chapter)

  • Hanczyc, M. M., & Monnard, P. A. 2017. Primordial membranes: more than simple container boundaries. Current Opinion in Chemical Biology, 40, 78-86.

  • Čejková, J., Banno, T., Hanczyc, M. M., & Štěpánek, F. 2017. Droplets As Liquid Robots. Artificial life, 23(4), 528-549.

  • Čejková, J., Štěpánek, F., Hanczyc, M.M. 2016. Evaporation-induced pattern formation of decanol droplets. Langmuir, 32 (19), 4800–4805.

  • Hadorn, M., Boenzli, E., Hanczyc, M.M. 2016. Specific and reversible DNA-directed self-assembly of modular vesicle-droplet hybrid materials.  Langmuir, 2016, 32 (15), 3561–3566.

  • Hanczyc, M. M., Parrilla, J. M., Nicholson, A., Yanev, K., Stoy, K. 2015. Creating and maintaining chemical artificial life by robotic symbiosis.  Artificial Life, doi:10.1162/ARTL_a_00151

  • Čejková, J., Novák, M., Štěpánek, F., Hanczyc, M. M. 2014. Dynamics of chemotactic droplets in salt concentration gradients. Langmuir, 30(40), 11937-11944.

  • Caschera F, Rasmussen S, Hanczyc MM.  2013. An Oil Droplet Division-Fusion Cycle, ChemPlusChem, 78: 52–54. doi: 10.1002/cplu.201200275.

  • Hadorn M, Boenzli E, Sørensen KT, Fellermann H, Eggenberger Hotz P, Hanczyc MM. 2012. Specific and Reversible DNA-directed Self-Assembly of Oil-in-Water Emulsion Droplets. PNAS, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1214386109.

  • Caschera F, Sunami T, Matsuura T, Suzuki H,. Hanczyc MM, Yomo T. 2011. Programmed Vesicle Fusion Triggers Gene Expression. Langmuir 2011, 27, 13082–13090.

  • Hanczyc MM. 2011. Metabolism and motility in prebiotic structures. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B, 366, 2885-2893. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2011.0141

  • Hanczyc MM and Ikegami T. 2010. Chemical basis for minimal cognition. Artificial Life 16: 233–243.

  • Hanczyc MM, Toyota T, Ikegami T, Packard N, Sugawara T.  2007. Fatty Acid Chemistry at the Oil-Water Interface: Self-Propelled Oil Droplets. J Am Chem Soc. 129(30):9386-91.

  • Hanczyc MM, Fujikawa SM, and Szostak JW. 2003 Experimental models of primitive cellular compartments: encapsulation, growth and division. Science 302: 618-622.