List of Publications
  1. Gaw, S. L., Sakala, G., Nir, S., Saha, A., Xu, Z. J., Lee, P. S., & Reches, M. (2018). Rational design of amphiphilic peptides and its effect on antifouling performance. Biomacromolecules, in press
  2. Alves P., Nir S., Reches M., and Mergulhão F., The effects of fluid composition and shear conditions on bacterial adhesion to an antifouling peptide-coated surface (2018) MRS Commun., in press
  3. Reches, M. Fighting bacteria: How can we prevent hospital-acquired infections? (2018) Frontier for Young Minds, in press
  4. Amit M., Yuran S., Gazit E., Reches M. and Ashkenasy N., (2018) Tailor Made Functional Peptide Self-Assembling Nanostructures, Advanced Materials, In Press
  5. Duanis-Assaf, D., Duanis-Assaf, T., Zeng, G., Meyer, R.L., Reches, M., Steinberg, D. and Shemesh, M. (2018) Cell wall associated protein TasA provides an initial binding component to extracellular polysaccharides in dual-species biofilm, Scientific Reports, 8(1), 9350
  6. Priya, G., Reches, M. (2018) Peptide-Based Approaches to Fight Biofouling, Advanced Materials Interfaces, 1800073
  7. Sanchez-Rexach, E., Meaurio, E., Iturri, J., Toca-Herrera, J.L., Nir, S., Reches, M. and Sarasua, J.R. (2018) Miscibility, interactions and antimicrobial activity of poly(ε-caprolactone)/chloramphenicol blends, European Polymer Journal, 102, 30–37
  8. Razvag, Y., Neve-Oz, Y., Sajman, J, Reches, M. and Sherman, E. (2018) Nanoscale kinetic segregation of the T cell antigen receptor and CD45 in engaged microvilli facilitates early T cell activation, Nature Communications, 9(1), 732
  9. Asor, L., Nir, S., Reches, M. & Shenhar, R. (2017) Nano-patterned polyelectrolyte multilayers assembled using block copolymer templates: The combined effect of ionic strength and nano-confinement, Polymer, 126, 56-64
  10. Geuli, O., Metoki, N., Zada, T., Reches, M., Eliaz, N., and Mandler, D. (2017) Synthesis, coating, and drug-release of hydroxyapatite nanoparticles loaded with antibiotics, Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 5(38), 7819-7830
  11. Gaw, S.L., Sarkar, S., Nir, S., Schnell, Y., Mandler, D., Xu, Z., Lee, P.S. & Reches, M. (2017) An electrochemical approach for effective antifouling and antimicrobial surfaces, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2017, 9, 26503−26509
  12. Bucci, R., Das, P., Iannuzzi, F., Feligioni, M., Gandolfi, R., Gelmi, M.L., Reches, M. & Pellegrino, S. (2017) Self-assembly of amphipathic ααβ-tripeptide into cationic spherical particles for intracellular delivery, Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, 15(32), 6773-6779
  13. Thomas, M.B., Metoki, N., Geuli, O., Sharabani-Yosef, O., Zada, T., Reches, M., Mandler, D., & Eliaz, N. (2017) Quickly Manufactured, Drug Eluting, Calcium Phosphate Composite Coating, ChemistrySelect, 2(2), 753-758
  14. Das, P., Duanias-Assaf, T. & Reches, M. (2017) Insights into the Interactions of Amino Acids and Peptides with Inorganic Materials Using Single Molecule Force Spectroscopy. J. Vis. Exp. 121, 54975
  15. Chandra, K., Das, P., Metanis, N., Friedler, A & Reches, M. (2017) Peptide fibrils as monomers storage of the covalent HIV-1 integrase inhibitor. J. Pep. Sci. 23, 2, 117–121
  16. Das, P. & Reches, M. (2016) Revealing the Role of Catechol Moieties in the Interactions between Peptides and Inorganic Surfaces. Nanoscale, 8(33), 15309-15316
  17. J. Pep. Sci. Dec 2016 Cover
    Chandra, K., Das, P., Mamidi, S., Hurevich, M., Iosub-Amir, A., Metanis, N., Reches, M. & Friedler, A. (2016) Covalent Inhibition of HIV-1 Integrase by N-Succinimidyl Peptides. ChemMedChem, 11(18), 1987-1994
  18. Nir, S. & Reches, M. (2016) Bio-inspired antifouling approaches: the quest towards non-toxic and non-biocidal materials. Curr. Opin. Biotechnol. 39, 48-55
  19. Nanoscale May 2016 Cover
    Das P. & Reches, M. (2016) Single-stranded DNA Detection by Solvent-Induced Assemblies of a Metallo-Peptide-Based Complex. Nanoscale, 8(18), 9527-9536
  20. Maity, S., Das, P. & Reches, M. (2015) Inversion of Supramolecular Chirality by Sonication-Induced Organogelation. Nat. Sci. Rep. 5, 16365
  21. Bonetti, A, Pellegrino, S., Das, P., Yuran, S., Bucci, R., Ferri, N., Meneghetti, F., Castellano, c., Reches, M. & Gelmi. M-L. (2015) Dipeptide Nanotubes Containing Unnatural Fluorine-Substituted 2,3-Diarylamino Acid and Alanine as Candidates for Biomedical Applications. Org. Lett. 17 (18), 4468–4471
  22. Maity, S., Zanuy, D., Razvag, Y., Aleman, C. & Reches, M. (2015) Elucidating the mechanism of interaction between peptides and inorganic surfaces. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 17, 15305-15315
  23. Das, P., Yuran, S., Yan, J., Lee, P-S. & Reches, M. (2015) Sticky tubes and magnetic hydrogels co-assembled by a short peptide and melanin-like nanoparticles. Chem. Comm. 51, 5432-5435 Invited article for a special issue: "emerging investigators"
  24. Rivkin, A., Abitbol, T., Nevo, Y., Verker, R., Lapidot, S., Kamarov, A., Veldhuis, S., Zilberman, G., Reches, M., Cranston, E., Shoseyov, O. (2015) Industrial Biotechnology Bionanocomposite films from Resilin-CBD bound to Cellulose Nanocrystals. 11, 44-58
  25. Das P. & Reches, M. (2015) Biopolymers Insights into the interactions of amino acids and peptides with inorganic materials using single molecule force spectroscopy, Peptide Science, 104(5), 480-494
  26. Joubran, S., Zigler, M., Pessah, N., Klein, S., Shir, A., Edinger, N., Sagalov, A., Razvag, Y., Reches, M. & Levitzki, A. Optimization of Liganded Polyethylenimine Polyethylene Glycol Vector for Nucleic Acid Delivery (2014) Bioconjugate Chem. 25, 1644–1654
  27. Yuran, S., Razvag, Y., Das, P., & Reches, M., Self‐assembly of azide containing dipeptides. (2014).‏ J. Pept. Sci. 20 (7), 479–486
  28. Maity, S., Nir,S., Zada, T.,Reches, M., Self-assembly of a tripeptide into a functional coating that resists fouling. (2014). Chem. Commun. 50, 11154-11157
  29. Maity, S., Nir,S., & Reches, M. & Co-assembly of aromatic dipeptides into spherical structures that are similar in morphology to red and white blood cells. (2014). J. Mater. Chem. B. 2, 2583-2591
  30. Yuran, S. & Reches, M., Formation of Ordered Biomolecular Structures by the Co-Assembly of Peptides. (2013) J. Vis. Exp. 81, 50946, doi:10.3791/50946
  31. Razvag, Y., Gutkin, V. & Reches, M., Probing the Interaction of Individual Amino Acids with Inorganic Surfaces Using Atomic Force Spectroscopy. (2013) Langmuir 29, 10102–10109
  32. ACS Nano November 2012 Cover
    Yuran, S., Razvag, Y. & Reches, M., Coassembly of Aromatic Dipeptides into Biomolecular Necklaces. (2012) ACS Nano, 6, 9559-9566
  33. Tricard, S., Feinstein, E., Shepherd, R. F., Reches, M., Snyder, P. W., Bandarage, D. C., Prentiss, M & Whitesides, G.M. Analog Modeling of Worm-Like Chain Molecules Using Macroscopic Beads-on-a-String. (2012) Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 14, 9041-9046
  34. Reches, M., Mirica, K. A., Dasgupta, R., Dickey, M. D., Butte, M.J. & Whitesides, G. M. (2010) Thread as a Low-Cost Multi-Assay Diagnostic Platform. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2, 1722–1728
  35. Reches, M., Snyder, P. Y. & Whitesides, G. M. (2009) Folding of Electrostatically Charged Beads-on-a-String: an Experimental Realization of a Theoretical Model.Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U S A 106, 17644-17649 (has been communicated at Nature news October 5th, 2009)
  36. Tamamis, P., Adler-Abramovich, L., Reches, M., Marshall, K., Sikorski, P., Serpell. L., Gazit, E., & Archontis, G. (2009) Self-Assembly of Phenylalanine Oligopeptides: Insights from Experiments and Simulations. Biophys J. 96, 5020-5029
  37. Kaufman, G. K., Reches, M., Thomas S. T., Shaw, B. F., Feng, J. & Whitesides, G. M. (2009) Phase Separation of 2D Coulombic Crystals of Meso-scale Dipolar Particles from Meso-scale Polarizable "Solvent”. Appl. Phys. Lett. 94, 044102
  38. Kaufman, G. K., Thomas S. T., Reches, M., Shaw, B. F., Feng, J.& Whitesides, G. M. (2009) Phase Separation of 2D Meso-scale Coulombic Crystals from Meso-scale Polarizable “Solvent”. Soft Matter 5, 1188-1191
  39. Bruzewicz, D. A, Reches, M. & Whitesides, G. M., (2008) Low-Cost Printing of PDMS Barriers to Define Microchannels in Paper. Anal. Chem. 80, 3387 -3392, Highlighted in Nature News and Views
  40. Sopher, N. B., Abrams, Z. R., Reches, M., Gazit, E. & Hanein, Y. (2007) Integrating Peptide Nanotubes in Micro-Fabrication Processes. J. Micromech. Microeng. 17, 2360-2365
  41. Hendler, N., Sidelman, N., Reches, M., Gazit, E., Rosenberg, Y. & Richter, S. (2007) Formation of Well-Organized Self-Assembled Films from Peptide Nanotubes. Adv. Mater. 11, 1485-1488
  42. Ghosh, S., Reches, M., Gazit, E. & Verma, S. (2007) Bioinspired Design of Nano-Cages by Self-Assembling Triskelion Peptide Elements. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl. 46, 2002-2004
  43. Reches, M. & Gazit, E. (2007) Biological and Chemical Decoration of Peptide Nanostructures via Biotin-Avidin Interaction. J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 7, 2239-2245
  44. Reches, M. & Gazit, E. (2006) Controlled Patterning of Aligned Self-Assembled Peptide Nanotubes. Nat. Nanotechnol. 1, 195-200
  45. Mahler, A.*, Reches, M.&, Rechter, M., Cohen, S. & Gazit, E. (2006) Rigid, Self-Assembled Hydrogel Composed of a Modified Aromatic Dipeptide. Adv. Matter. 18, 1365-1370. *Equal contribution
  46. Reches, M. & Gazit E. (2006) Molecular Self-Assembly of Peptide Nanostructures: Mechanism of Association and Potential Uses. Curr. Nanosci. 2, 105-111
  47. Reches, M. & Gazit, E. (2006) Designed Aromatic Homo-Dipeptides: Foramtion of Ordered Nanostructures and Potential Nanotechnological Applications. Phys. Biol. 3, S10-S19
  48. Adler-Abramovich, L., Reches, M., Sedman, V. L., Allen, S., Tendler, S. J. B. & Gazit, E. (2006) Thermal and Chemical Stability of Diphenylalanine Peptide Nanotubes: Implications for Nanotechnological Applications. Langmuir 22, 1313-1320
  49. Motta, A., Reches, M., Pappalardo, L., Andreotti, G. & Gazit, E. (2005) The Preferred Conformation of the Tripeptide Ala-Phe-Ala in Water is an Inverse γ-Turn: Implications for Protein Folding and Drug Design. Biochemistry 44, 14170-14178
  50. Yemini, M.*, Reches, M.&, Gazit, E. & Rishpon, J. (2005) Peptide Nanotubes Modified Electrodes for Enzyme-Biosensors Applications. Anal. Chem. 77, 5155-5159. *Equal contribution
  51. Tsai, H., Reches, M., Tsai, C., Gunasekaran, K., Gazit, E. & Nussinov, R. (2005) Energy Landscape of Amyloidogenic Peptide Oligomerization by Parallel-Tempering Molecular Dynamics Simulation: Significant Role of Asn Ladder. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U S A 102, 8174-8179
  52. Reches, M. & Gazit E. (2005) Self-Assembly of Peptide Nanotubes and Amyloid-Like Structures by Charged-Termini Capped Diphenylalanine Peptide Analogues. Israel J. Chem. 45, 363-371
  53. Yemini, M., Reches, M., Rishpon, J. & Gazit, E. (2005) Novel Electrochemical Biosensing Platform Using Self-Assembled Peptide Nanotubes. Nano Lett. 5,183-186
  54. Reches, M. & Gazit E. (2004) Amyloidogenic Hexapeptide Fragment of Medin: Homology to Functional Islet Amyloid Polypeptide Fragments. Amyloid 11, 81-89
  55. Reches, M. & Gazit, E. (2004) Formation of Closed-Cage Nanostructures by Self-Assembly of Aromatic Dipeptides. Nano Lett. 4, 581-585
  56. Reches, M. & Gazit, E. (2003) Casting Metal Nanowires within Discrete Self-Assembled Peptide Nanotubes. Science 300, 625-627
  57. Reches, M., Porat, Y. & Gazit, E. (2002) Amyloid Fibril Formation by Pentapeptide and Tetrapeptide Fragments of Human Calcitonin. J. Biol. Chem. 277, 35475-35480
Book Chapters
  1. Reches, M. Thread Based Devices for Low-Cost Diagnostics. A chapter in the book “Microfluidic Diagnostics”. (2012) publishes by Springer
  2. Reches, M. & Gazit E. (2007) Peptide Nanotubes and Related Aspects, Published in “Nanomaterials Chemistry: Recent Developments and New Directions” Edited by Rao, C. N. R., Cheetham, A. K. & Müller A. Wiley-VCH
  1. Reches, M. (2015) United States Provisional Patent Application No. 62/215,278 "Novel compounds with dual activity"
  2. Nir, S. & Reches, M. (2015) United States Provisional Patent Application No. 62/246,437 "Capsules and uses thereof"
  3. Das, P., Yuran, S. & Reches, M. (2014) Provisional application. "Sticky Tubes and Magnetic Hydrogels Co-Assembled by a Short Peptide and Melanin-like Nanoparticles"
  4. Reches, M. (2013) PCT Application No. PCT/IL2014/050106. "Biocompatible and Environmentally Friendly Antifouling Materials"
  5. Reches, M., Dickey, D. M., Butte, J. M. & Whitesides, M. G. Cotton Thread as a Low-Cost Multi-Assay Diagnostic Platform. WO/2009/121043
  6. McCarty, S.L., Reches, M., Thomas, S. W. & Whitesides, G. M. Systems and Methods for Assembly via Contact Electrification. WO/2008/127649
  7. Reches, M. & Gazit, E. Peptide Nanostructures, Methods for Their Preparation and Use. US12/318,619, IL 169121, EU3777149, 1210/CHENP/2005
  8. Reches, M. & Gazit, E. Formation of Organic Nanostructure Array. WO/2008/068752
  9. Reches, M. & Gazit, E. Peptide Nanostructures Encapsulating a Foreign Material and Method of Manufacturing Same. US Patent 7,504,383, EU Patent 1583713
  10. Reches, M. & Gazit, E. Formation of Organic Nanostructure Array. WO/2008/068752
  11. Yemini, M., Reches, M., Rishpon, J. & Gazit, E. Peptide Nanostructure-Coated Electrodes. US patent no. 7,879,212
  12. Gazit, E., Mahler A. & Reches, M. Self-Assembled Fmoc-FF Hydrogels. US12/083,222, EU 6796163.1
  13. Reches, M. & Gazit, E. Peptide Nanostructures Containing End-Capping Modified Peptides and Methods for Generating and Using the Same. IL 169120
  14. Reches, M. & Gazit, E. Articles of Peptide Nanostructures and Methods of Forming the Same. US11/659,150, EU5747261.5, 915/CHENP/2007
  15. Reches, M. & Gazit, E. Peptide Nanostructures and Methods of Generating and Using the Same. US Patent 7,491,699