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Tyrosine-Triazolinedione Bioconjugation as Site-Selective Protein Modification starting from RAFT-derived Polymers. Vandewalle S, De Coen R, De Geest, BG; Du Prez FE. ACS Macro Letters in press

Acrylamides with hydrolytically labile carbonate ester side chains as versatile building blocks for well-defined block copolymer micelles via RAFT polymerization. Kasmi S, Louage B, Nuhn L, Verstraete G, Van Herck S,, van Steenbergen MJ, Hennink WE, Vervaet C, De Geest BG. Polymer Chemistry in press

Cancer cell lysate entrapment in CaCO3 engineered with polymeric TLR-agonists: immune-modulating microparticles in view of personalised antitumor vaccination. Lybaert L, Ryu KA, De Rycke R, De Wever O, Chon AC, Esser-Kahn AP, De Geest BG. Chemistry of Materials 2017, 29, 4209

Polyelectrolyte-enrobed cancer cells in view of personalized immunotherapy

Lybaert L, De Rycke R, De Wever O, Vermaelen K, Esser-Kahn A, De Geest BG. Advanced Science 2017, 1700050


Developments and future clinical outlook of taxane nanomedicines. Louage B, Hennink WE, De Wever O, De Geest BG. Journal of Controlled Release 2017, 253, 137

Micellar paclitaxel-initiated RAFT polymer conjugates with acid-sensitive behavior. Louage B, Van Steenbergen MJ, Nuhn L, Risseeuw MDP, Karalic I, Winne J, Van Calenbergh S, Hennink WE, De Geest BG. ACS Macro Letters 2017, 6, 272.


Poly(glycerol sebacate) nanoparticles for facile loading of hydrophobic anti-cancer drugs. Louage B, Tack L, Wang Y, De Geest BG. Polymer Chemistry in press

Transiently thermoresponsive polymers and their applications in biomedicine. Vanparijs N, Nuhn L, De Geest BG. Chemical Society Reviews 2017, 46, 1193

Amphiphillic ferrocene-containing PEG-block copolymers micellar nano carriers and smart surfactants. Alkan A, Wald S, Louage B, De Geest BG, Landfester  K, Wurm FR. Langmuir 2017, 33, 272.

Immobilization of 2-deoxy-D-ribose-5-phosphate aldolase in polymeric thin films via the Langmuir-Schaefer technique. Reinicke S, Rees HR, Espeel P, Vanparijs N, Bitterfeld C, Dick M, Rosenkranz RR, Brezesinski, De geest BG, Du Prez FE, Pietruszka J, Böker A. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces 2017, 9, 8317

Arginine-rich peptide-based mRNA nanocomplexes efficiently instigate cytotoxic T cell immunity dependent on the amphiphatic organisation of the peptide. Udhayakumar VK, De Beuckelaer A, McCaffrey J, McRudden, Kirschman JL, Vanover D, Van Hoecke L, Roose K, Deswarte K, De Geest BG, Lienenklaus S, Santangelo PJ, Grooten J, McCarthy HO, De Koker S. Advanced Healthcare Materials, in press


Inflammatory monocytes regulate Th1 oriented immunity to CpG adjuvanted protein vaccines through production of IL-12. De Koker S, Van Hoecke L, De Beuckelaer A, Roose K, Deswarte K, Willart MA, Bogaert P, Naessens T, De Geest BG, Saelens X, Lambrecht BN, Grooten J. Scientific Reports, in press

Preparation and Characterization of Alginate Microparticles Containing a Model Protein for Oral Administration in Gnotobiotic European Sea Bass (Dicentrarchus labrax) Larvae. Yaacob EN, Goethals J, Bajek A, Dierckens K, Peter Bossier, De Geest BG, Vanrompay D. Marine Biotechnology, in press

Thermoplastic Polyurethane-Based Intravaginal Rings For Prophylaxis and Treatment of (Recurrent) Bacterial Vaginosis. Verstraete G, Vandenbussche L, Kasmi S, Nuhn  L, Brouckaert D, Van Renterghem J, Grymonpré W,  T. Coenye T, De Geest BG,  De Beer T, Remon J,  Vervaet C. International Journal of Pharmaceutics, in press

Coumarin-containing thermoresponsive hyaluronic acid-based nanogels as delivery systems for anticancer chemotherapy. Stefanello TF, Couturaud B, Szarpak-Jankowska A, Fournier D, Louage B, Garcia FP, Nakamura CV, De Geest BG, Woisel P, van der Sanden B, Auzély-Velty R. Nanoscale, in press


Uptake of long protein-polyelectrolyte nanotubes by dendritic cells. Ramirez-Wong D, Saghazadeh S, Van Herck S, De Geest B, Jonas A, Demoustier-Champagne S. Biomacromolecules, in press


Well-defined polymeric pactlitaxel prodrugs via a grafting-from-drug approach

Louage B, Nuhn L, Risseeuw MPD, Vanparijs N, De Coen R, Karalic I, Van Calenbergh S, De Geest BG

Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2016, 55, 11791.

Core/shell protein-reactive nanogels via a combination of RAFT polymerization and vinyl sulfone post-modification

Vanparijs N, Nuhn L, Paluck AJ, Kokkinopoulou M, Lieberwirth I, Maynard HD, De Geest BG

Nanomedicine 2016, 20, 2631. 


pH-degradable mannosylated nanogels for dendritic cell targeting

De Coen R, Vanparijs N, Risseeuw M, Lybaert L, Louage B, De Koker S, Kumar V, Grooten J, Taylor L, Ayres N, Van Calenberghh S, Nuhn L, De Geest BG

Biomacromolecules 2016, 17, 2479.

pH-degradable imidazoquinoline-ligated nanogels for lymph node focused immune activation

Nuhn L, Vanparijs N, De Beuckelaer A, Lybaert L, Verstraete G, Deswarte K, Lienenklaus S, Shukla NM, Salyer ACD, Lambrecht NB, Grooten J, David SA, De Koker S, De Geest BG

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 2016, 113, 8098.

Salt-driven deposition of of thermo-responsive polymer-coated metal nanoparticles on solid substrates

Zhang Z, Samarendra M, Antunes A, De Rycke R, Hoogenboom R, De Geest BG

Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2016, 55, 7086.


Thermally induced charge reversal of layer-by-layer assembled singla-component films

Richardson, J.J.; Tardy, B.L.; Ejima, H.; Guo, J.; Cui, J.; Liang, K.; Choi, G.H.; Yoo, P.J.; De Geest, B.G.; Caruso, F.

ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2016, 8, 7449.


Super resolution imaging of nanoparticles cellular uptake and trafficking

van der Zwaag, D.; Vanparijs, N.; Wijnands, S.; De Rycke, R.; De Geest, B.G.; Albertazzi, L.

ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2016, 8, 6391.


A generic polymer-protein ligation strategy for vaccine delivery

Lybaert, L.; Vanparijs, N.; Fierens, K.; Schuijs, M.; Nuhn, L.; Lambrecht, B.N.; De Geest, B.G.

Biomacromolecules 2016, 17, 874.


Influenza-binding sialylated polymer coated gold nanoparticles prepared via RAFT polymerization and reductive amination

Zhang, Z.; Schepens, B.; Nuhn, L.; Saelens, X.; Schotsaert, M.; Callewaert, N.; De Rycke, R.; Zhang, Q.; Moins, S.; Benali, S.; Mespouille, L.; Hoogenboom, R.; De Geest, B.G.

Chemical Communications 2016, 52, 3352.


pH-independent immediate release polymethacrylate formulations - an observational study

Claeys, B.; Vandeputte, R.; De Geest, B.G.; Remon, J.P.; Vervaet, C.

Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy 2016, 42, 578.


Spontaneous protein adsorption on graphene oxide nanosheets allows efficient intracellular vaccine protein delivery

Li, H.; Fierens, K.; Zhang, Z.; Vanparijs, N.; Schuijs, M.; Van Steendam, K.; Deiner Garcia, N.; De Rycke, R.; De Beer, T.; De Beuckelaer, A.; De Koker, S.; Deforce, D.; Albertazzi, L;. Grooten, J.; Lambrecht, B.N.; De Geest, B.G.; 

ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2016, 8, 1147.


Transiently responsive block copolymer micelles based on HPMA engineered with hydrolysable ethylcarbonate side chains.

Kasmi, S.; Louage, B.; Nuhn, L.; Van Driessche, A.; Van Deun, J.; Karalic, I.; Risseeuw, M.; Can Calenbergh, S.; Hoogenboom, R.; De Rycke, R.; De Wever, O.; Hennink, W.E.; De Geest, B.G.

Biomacromolecules 2016, 17, 119.


Engineering  polymer hydrogel nanoparticles for lymph node targeted delivery

De Koker, S.; Cui, J.; Vanparijs, N.; Albertazzi, L.; Grooten, J.; Caruso, F.; De Geest, B.G.

Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2016, 55, 1334.


Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) coated gold nanoparticles as colourimetric temperature and salt sensors

Maji, S.; Cesur, B.; Zhang, Z.; De Geest, B.G.; Hoogenboom, R.

Polymer Chemistry 2016, 7, 1705.


Duality of b-glucan microparticles: antigen carrier and immunostimulants

Baert S, De Geest BG, De Greve H, Cox E, Devriendt B. 

International Journal of Nanomedicine 2016 11 2463


Hydrophilic thermoplastic polyurethanes for the manufacturing of highly dosed oral sustained release matrices via hot melt extrusion and injection molding

Verstraete G, Van Rentergem J, Van Bockstal PJ, Kasmi S, De Geest BG, De Beer T, Remon JP, Vervaet C

International Journal of Pharmaceutics 2016, 506, 214

Capsules with evolving brittleness to resist the preparation of self-healing concrete

Gruyaert E, Van Tittelboom K, Sucaet J, Anrijs J, Van Vlierberghe S, Dubruel P, De Geest BG, Remon JP, De Belie N

Materiales de Construccion 2016, 66, e092




Transiently responsive protein-polymer conjugates via agrafting-from RAFT approach: for intracellular co-delivery of proteins and immune-modulators

Vanparijs, N., De Coen, R.; Laplace, D.; Louage, B.; Maji, S.; Lybaert, L.; Hoogenboom, R.; De Geest, B.G.

Chemical Communications, 2015, 51, 13972.


Acid-labile thermoresponsive copolymers that combine fast pH trigered hydrolysis and high stability at neutral condition

Zhang, Q.; Hou, Z.; Louage, B.; Zhou, D.; Vanparijs, N.; De Geest, B.G.; Hoogenboom R.

Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2015, 54, 10879.


Tailoring cellular uptake of gold nanoparticles via the hydrophillic-to-hydrophobic ratio of their (co)polymer coating

Zhang, Z.; Van Steendam, K.; Maji, S.; Balcaen, L.; Anoshkina, Y.; Zhang, Q.; Vanluchene, G.; De Rycke, R.; Van Haecke, F.; Defroce, D.; Hoogenboom, R.; De Geest, B.G.

Advanced Functional Materials, 2015, 25, 3433-


Degradable ketal-based block copolymer nanoparticles for anti-cancer drug delivery: a systematic evaluation.

Louage, B.; Zhang, Q.; Van Parys, N.; Voorhaar, L.; Vande Casteele, S.; Shi, Y.; Hennink, W.E.; Van Bocxlaer, J.; Hoogenboom, R.; De Geest, B.G.

Biomacromolecules, 2015, 16, 336.


Polymer-protein conjugation via a 'grafting to' approach - a comparative study of the performance of protein-reactive RAFT chain transfer agents.

Vanparijs, N.; Maji, S.; Louage, B.; Voorhaar, L.; Laplace, D.; Zhang, Q.; Shi, Y.; Hennink, W.E.; Hoogenboom, R.; De Geest, B.G.

Polymer Chemistry, 2015, 6, 5602.


Tumor-environment biomimetics delay peritoneal metastasis formation by deceiving and redirecting disseminated cancer cells

De Vlieghere, E.; Gremonprez, F.; Verset, L.; Mariën, L.; Christopher, J.J.; Decraene, B.; Berx, G.; Descamps, B.;  Vanhove, C.; Remon, J.P.; Ceelen, W.; Demetter, P.; Bracke, M.; De Geest, B.G.; De Wever, O.

Biomaterials, 2015, 54, 148.


b-glucan microparticles targeted to epithelial APN as oral antigen delivery system

Baert, K.; De Geest, B.G.; De Rycke, R.; da Fonseca Antunes, A.B.; De Greve, H.; Cox, E.; Devriendt, B.

Journal of Controlled Release, 2015, 220, 149.


Solvent-free mechanochemical synthesis of a bicyclononyne tosylate: A fast route towards bioorthogonal clickable poly(2-oxazolines)s

Glassner, M.; Maji, S.; de la Rosa, V.R.; Vanparijs, N.; Ryskulova, K.; De Geest, B.G.; Hoogenboom, R.

Polymer Chemistry, 2015, 6, 8354.


Sequence-selective DNA recognition and enhanced cellular uptake by peptide-steroid conjugates

Ruiz Garcia, Y.; Ilyer, A.; Van Lysebetten, D.; Pabon, V.; Louage, B.; Honcharenko, M.; De Geest, B.G.; Smith, C.I¨.E.; Stromberg, R.; Madder, A.

Chemical Communications, 2015, 51, 17552.


Theremoresponsive polymer coated gold nanoparticles: from MADIX/RAFT copolymerization of N-vinylpyrrolidone and N-vinylcaprolactam to salt and temperature induced nanoparticle aggregation

Maji, S.; Zhang, Z.; Voorhaar, L.; Pieters, S.; Stubbe, B.; Van Vlierberghe, S.; Dubruel, P.; De Geest, B.G.; Hoogenboom, R.

RSC Advance 2015, 5, 42388.


One-pot preparation of inert well-defined polymers by RAFT polymerization and in-situ end group transformation

Zhang, Q.; Voorhaar, L; De Geest, B.G.; Hoogenboom, R.

Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 2015, 36, 1177.


Colorimetric Logic gates based on novel poly(\(\(\(2-alkyl-2-oxazoline) coated gold nanoparticles

De la Rosa, V.R.; Zhang, Z.; De Geest, B.G.; Hoogenboom R.

Advanced Functional Materials, 2015, 25, 2511.


Stapling monomeric GCN4 peptides allows fro DNA binding and enhanced cellular uptake

Iler, A.; Van Lysebetten, D.; Ruiz Garcia, Y.; Louage, B.; De Geest, B.G.; Madder, A.

Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry, 2015, 13, 3856.


Versatile Loading of Diverse Cargo into Functional Polymer Capsules

Richardson, J.; Maina, J.M.; Ejima, H.; Hu, M.; Guo; J.; Choy, M.Y.; ; Gunawan, Lybaert, L.; Hagemeyer, C.E.; De Geest, B.G.; Caruso, F.

Advanced Science 2015, 2


Linear polyethyleneimine as (multi)functional initiator for organocatalytic L-lactide polymerization

Coulembier, P.; Moins, S.; Maji, S.; Zhang, Z.; De Geest, B.G.; Dubois, P.; Hoogenboom, R.

Journal of Materials Chemistry 2015, 3, 612-619.


Rational design of injectable hexapeptide hydrogelators for controlled-release drug delivery

Bibain, M.; Mangelschots, J.; Gardiner, J.; Waddington, L.; Acevedo, M.M.D.; De Geest, B.G. Van Mele, B.; Madder, A.; Hoogenboom, R.; Ballet, S.

Journal of Materials Chemistry 2015, 3, 759.


2014 (10)


Bio-Hybrid Tumor Cell-Templated Capsules: A Generic Formulation Strategy for Tumor Associated Antigens in View of Anti-Cancer Immune-Therapy

Lybaert, L.; De Vlieghere, E.; De rycke, R.; Vanparijs, N.; De Wever, O.; De Koker, S.; De Geest, B.G.

Advanced Functional Materials, 2014, 24, 7139-7150.


Nanoporous hydrogen bonded polymeric microparticles: facile and economic production of cross presentation promoting vaccine carriers

Dierendonck, M.; Fierens, K.; De Rycke, R.; Lybaert, L.; Maji, S.; Zhang, Z.; Zhang, Q.; Hoogenboom, R.; Lambrecht, B.N.; Grooten, J.; Remon, J.P.; De Koker, S.; De Geest, B.G.

Advanced Functional Materials, 2014, 24, 4634-4644.


Nanoporous polyelectrolyte vaccine microcarriers - in vitro and in vivo evaluation

De Koker, S.; Fierens, K.; Dierendonck, M.; De Rijcke, R. Lambrecht, B.N.; Grooten, J.; De Geest, B.G.

Journal of Controlled Release, 2014, 195, 99-109.


Thermoresponsive hyaluronic acid nanogels as hydrophobic drug nanocarrier to macrophages

Fernandes Stefanello, T.; Szarpak-Jankowska, A.; Appaix, F.; Louage, B.; Hamard, L.; De Geest, B.G.; van der Sanden, B.; Vataru Nakamura, C.; Auzély-Veltya, R.

Acta Biomateriala, 2014, 10, 4750-4758


Hydrogen bonded Multilayer Films based on poly(2-oxazoline)s and tannic acid

Sundaramurthy, A.; Vergaelen, M.; Maji, S.; Auzely-Velthy, R.; Zhang, Z.; De Geest, B.G.; Hoogenboom, R.

Advanced Healthcare Materials, 2014, 3, 2040-2047.


Spray-Dried Polyelectrolyte Microparticles in Oral Antigen Delivery: Stability, Biocompatibility and Cellular Uptake

De Smet, R.; Verschuere, S.; Allais, L.; Leclercq, G.; Dierendonck, M ; De Geest, B.G. ; Van Driessche, I. ; Demoor, T.; Cuvelier, C.A.

Biomacromolecules, 2014, 15, 2301-2309.


Fast and accurate partial hydrolysis of poly(\(\(\(\(\(\(2-ethyl-2-oxazoline) into tailored linear polyethyleneimine copolymers

De la Rosa, V.R.; Bauwens, E.; Monney, B.D.; De Geest, B.G.; Hoogenboom, R.

Polymer Chemistry, 2014, 5, 4957-4967?


Just spray it - next generation of electrostatic assembly

Dierendonck, M.; De Koker, S.; De Rijcke, R.; De Geest, B.G.

Soft Matter, 2014, 10, 804-807.


Straightforward RAFT-procedure for the synthesis of heterotelechelic poly(\(\(\(\(\(\(acrylamides)

Wallyn, S.; Zhang, Z.; Driessen, F.; Pietrasik, J.; De Geest, B.G.; Hoogenboom, R.; Du Prez, F.E.

Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 2014, 35, 405-411.


Dual pH- and temperature-responsive RAFT-based block co-polymer micells and polymer-protein conjugates with transient solubility

Zhang, Q.; Vanparijs, N.; Louage, B.; De Geest, B.G.; Hoogenboom, R.

Polymer Chemistry, 2014, 5, 1140-1144.



Salt plays a pivotal role in the temperature-responsive aggregation and layer-by-layer assembly of polymer-decorated gold nanoparticles

Zhang, Z.; Maji, S.; da Fonseca Antunes, A.B. De Rijcke, R.; Zhang, Q.; Hoogenboom, R.; De Geest, B.G.

Chemistry of Materials, 2013, 25, 4297-4303.


Hydrogen bonded polymeric multilayer films assembled below and above the cloud point temperature

Antunes, A.B.; Dierendonck, M; Vancoillie, G.J.; Remon, J.P.; Hoogenboom, R.; De Geest, B.G.

Chemical Communications, 2013, 49, 9663-9665.


Magnetically engineered microcapsules as intracellular anchors for remote control over cellular mobility

Pavlov, A.M.; De Geest, B.G.; Louage, B.; Lybaert, S.; De Koker, S.; Koudelka, Z.; Sapelkin, A.; Sukhorukov, G.B.

Advanced Materials, 2013, 25, 6945-6950.


Tuneable self-assembled nanogels composed of well-defined polymer-hyaluronic acid conjugates

Jing, J.; Alaimo, D.; De Vlieghere, E.; Jerome, C.; De Wever, O.; De Geest, B.G.; Auzely, R.

Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 2013, 1, 3883-3887.


b-glucan microparticles are good candidates for mucosal antigen delivery in oral vaccination

De Smet, R.; Demoor, T.; Verschuere, S.; Dullaers, M.; Ostroff; G.R.; Leclercq, G.; Allais, L.; Pilette, C.;

Dierendonck, M.; De Geest, B.G; Cuvelier, C.A.

Journal of Controlled Release, 2013, 172, 671-678.


​​Improved anti-inflammatory effects in rabit eye model using biodegradable poly beta-amino ester nanoparticles of triamcinolone acetonide

Sabzevari, A.; Adibkia, K.; Hashemi, H.; De Geest, B.G.; Mohsenzadeh, N.; Atyabi, F.; Ghahremani, H.; Khoshanyand, M.R.; Dinarvand, R.

Investigative Ophtalmology & Visual Sciences, 2013, 54, 5520-5526.


Formulation of poorly water-soluble drugs via coacervation - a pilot study with febantel

De Jaeghere, W.; De Geest, B.G.; Remon, J.P.; Vervaet, V.; Antunes, A.B.

European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, 2013, 85, 930-935.


Prilling of fatty acids as a continuous process for the development of controlled release multiparticulate dosage forms

Vervaeck, A.; Saerens, L.; De Geest, B.G.; De Beert, T.; Carleer, R.; Adriaensens, P.; Remon, J.P.; Vervaet, C.
European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, 2013, 85, 587-595.

Structural Modifications of Polymethacrylates: Impact on Thermal Behavior and Release Characteristics of Glassy Solid Solutions.
Claeys, B.; De Coen, R.; De Geest, B.G. de la Rosa, V.R., Hoogenboom, R.; Carleer, R.; Adriaensens, P.; Remon, J.P.; Vervaet, C.
European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, 2013, 85, 1206-1214.


Complexity from simplicity: unique polymer capsules, rods, monoliths and liquid marbles prepared via HIPE-in-microfluidics

Gokmen, M.T.; Dereli, B.; De Geest, B.G.; Du Prez, F.E.

Particle, 2013, 30, 438-444.

Mechanical strength and intracellular uptake of CaCO3-templatated LbL capsules composed of bio-degradable polyelectrolytes: the influence of the number of layers. ​

Delcea, M.; Palankar, R.; Pinchasik, B.; Schmidt, S.; De Geest, B.G.; Fery, A.; Möhwald, H.; Skirtach, A.G.  

Journal of Materials Chemistry 2013, 1, 1175-1181.


One-step spray-dried polyelectrolyte microparticles enhance the antigen cross-presentation capacity of porcine dendritic cells.

​Devriendt, B.; Baert, K.; Dierendonck, M.; Favoreel, H.; Remon, J.P.; De Geest, B.G.; Cox, E. 

European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, 2013, 84, 421-429.

Systematic processing of b-tricalcium phosphate for efficient protein loading and in vitro analysis of antigen uptake.

Kollath, V.O.; De Geest, B.G.; Mullens, S.; De Koker, S.; Luyten, J.; Persoons, R.; Traina, K.; Remon, J.P.; Cloots, R.

Advanced Engineering Materials, 2013, 15, 295-301.


Gelucire 44/14 based immediate release formulations for poorly water-soluble drugs.

Antunes, A.B.; De Geest, B.G.; Vervaet, C.; Remon, J.P.

Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy, 2013, 39, 791-798.


Surface engineered polyelectrolyte multilayer capsules – synthetic vaccines mimicking microbial structure and function.

De Geest, B.G.; Willart, M.A.; Lambrecht, B.N.; Vervaet, C.; Remon, J.P.; Grooten, J.; De Koker, S.

Angewante Chemie International Edition, 2012, 51, 3862-3866.

Polyelectrolyte multilayer capsules induce protective immunity against cancer and viral infection by targeting dendritic cells.

​De Geest, B.G.; Willart, M.A.; Hammad, H.; Lambrecht, B.N.; De Filette, M.; Saelens, X.; Remon, J.P.; Grooten, J.; De Koker, S.   ​

ACS Nano, 2012, 6, 2136-2149.

Polymeric multilayer capsules in drug delivery.

​De Koker, S.; Hoogenboom, R.; De Geest, B.G.

Chemical Society Reviews, 2012, 41, 2867-2884.


Engineered 3D microporous gelatin scaffolds to study cell migration.

​De Cock, L.J.; De Wever, O.; Hammad, H.; Lambrecht, B.N.; Vanderleyden, E.; Dubruel, P.; De Vos, F.; Vervaet, C.; Remon, J.P.; De Geest, B.G. ​

Chemical Communications, 2012, 48, 3512-3514.

Polyelectrolyte complexes and capsules for vaccine delivery.

Dierendonck, M.; De Koker, S.; Vervaet, C.; Remon, J.P.; De Geest, B.G. ​

Journal of Controlled Release, 2012, 161, 592-599. 

Solvent-free drug crystal engineering for drug nano- & micro suspensions.

Antunes, A.B.; De Geest, B.G.; Vervaet, C.; Remon, J.P.

European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2012, 48, 121-129.

Epithelial targeting for oral vaccination.

Devriendt, B.; De Geest, B.G.; Cox, E.

Journal of Controlled Release, 2012, 160, 431-439.


Redox-Responsive Degradable PEG Cryogels as Potential Cell Scaffolds in Tissue Engineering.

​Dispinar, T.; Van Camp W.; De Cock, L.J.; De Geest, B.G.; Du Prez, F.E.

Macromolecular Bioscience, 2012, 12, 383-394.

Patchiness of embedded particles and film stiffness control through concentration of gold nanoparticles.

​Kohler, D.; Volodkin, D.V.; Schmidt, S.; Madaboosi, N.; Delcea, M.; Schmidt, S.; De Geest, B.G.; Mohwald, H.; Skirtach,A.G. 

Advanced Materials, 2012, 24, 1095-1100.

Engineered (hep/pARG)2 polyelectrolyte capsules for sustained release of bioactive TGF-1b.

​De Cock, L.J.; De Wever, O.; Van Vlierberghe, S.; Vanderleyden, E.; Dubruel, P.; De Vos, F.; Vervaet, C.; Remon, J.P.; De Geest, B.G. ​

Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 1146-1154.

Partial hydrolysis of poly(2-ethyl-2-oxazoline) and potential implications for biomedical applications?

​Van Kuringen, H.P.; Lenoir, J.; Adriaens, E.; Bender, J.; De Geest, B.G.; Hoogenboom, R.​

Macromolecular Bioscience, 2012, 12, 1114-1123.

Targeting aminopeptidase N, a newly identified receptor for F4ac fimbriae, enhances the intestinal mucosal immune response. ​

​Melkebeek, V.; Rasschaert, K; Bellot, P.; Tilleman, K.; Favoreel, H.; Deforcen, D.; De geest, B.G.; Goddeeris, B.M.; Cox, E.

Mucosal Immunology, 2012, 5, 635-645.

Poly(2-ethyl-E-oxazoline) as matrix excipient for drug formulation via hot melt extrusion and injection molding.

​Claeys, B.; Vervaeck, A.; Vervaet, C.; Remon, J.P.; Hoogenboom, R.; De Geest, B.G. ​

Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 2012, 33, 1701-1707.

Highly versatile approach for preparing functional hybrid multisegmented nanotubes and nanowires.

Roy, C.J.; Chorine, N.; De Geest, B.G., De Smedt, S.C.; Jonas, A.M.; Demoustier-Champagne, S. ​

Chemistry of Materials, 2012, 24- 1562-1567.

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