Selected publications

  • Pellin, D., N. Claudio, Z. Guo, T. Ziglari, and F. Pucci. 2021. 'Gene Expression Profiling of Lymph Node Sub-Capsular Sinus Macrophages in Cancer', Front Immunol, 12: 672123.
  • Gu, J. T., N. Claudio, C. Betts, S. Sivagnanam, M. Geltzeiler, and F. Pucci. 2021. 'Characterization of the tumor immune microenvironment of sinonasal squamous-cell carcinoma', Int Forum Allergy Rhinol.
  • ​​​​​​​Gonzalez-Callejo, P., Z. Guo, T. Ziglari, N.M. Claudio, N. Oshimori, J. Seras-Franzoso, and F. Pucci. 2023. 'Cancer stem cell-derived extracellular vesicles preferentially target MHC-II– macrophages and PD1+ T cells in the tumor microenvironment', PLOS One
  • Hamilton, N., Claudio, N.M., Armstrong, R.J., and Pucci, F.
    Cell Surface Labeling by Engineered Extracellular Vesicles. Advanced Biosystems AOP 2020. PMID: 32390342
  • Pucci, F.; Garris, C.; Lai, C. P.; Newton, A.; Pfirschke, C.; Engblom, C.; Alvarez, D.; Sprachman, M.; Evavold, C.; Magnuson, A.; von Andrian, U. H.; Glatz, K.; Breakefield, X. O.; Mempel, T. R.; Weissleder, R.; Pittet, M. J. 
    SCS macrophages suppress melanoma by restricting tumor-derived vesicle-B cell interactions. Science 352:242-246; 2016. PMID: 26989197 
    • F1000 recommended article 
  • Pucci, F.; Rickelt, S.; Newton, A. P.; Garris, C.; Nunes, E.; Evavold, C.; Pfirschke, C.; Engblom, C.; Mino-Kenudson, M.; Hynes, R. O.; Weissleder, R.; Pittet, M. J. 
    PF4 Promotes Platelet Production and Lung Cancer Growth. Cell Rep 17:1764-1772; 2016. PMID: 27829148 
  • Andreu, P.*; Johansson, M.*; Affara, N. I.*; Pucci, F.; Tan, T.; Junankar, S.; Korets, L.; Lam, J.; Tawfik, D.; DeNardo, D. G.; Naldini, L.; de Visser, K. E.; De Palma, M.; Coussens, L. M. 
    FcRgamma activation regulates inflammation-associated squamous carcinogenesis. Cancer Cell 17:121-134; 2010. PMID: 20138013 
    • Comment in: Mantovani, A. La mala educación of tumor-associated macrophages: Diverse pathways and new players. Cancer Cell 17:111-112; 2010. PMID: 20159603 
  • Pucci, F.; Pittet, M. J. 
    Molecular pathways: tumor-derived microvesicles and their interactions with immune cells in vivo. Clinical Cancer Research 19:2598-2604; 2013. PMID: 23426276 
  • Mazzieri, R.*; Pucci, F.*; Moi, D.; Zonari, E.; Ranghetti, A.; Berti, A.; Politi, L. S.; Gentner, B.; Brown, J. L.; Naldini, L.; De Palma, M. 
    Targeting the ANG2/TIE2 axis inhibits tumor growth and metastasis by impairing angiogenesis and disabling rebounds of proangiogenic myeloid cells. Cancer Cell 19:512-526; 2011. PMID: 21481792 
    • Comment in: Lewis, C. E.; Ferrara, N. Multiple effects of angiopoietin-2 blockade on tumors. Cancer Cell 19:431-433; 2011. PMID: 21481783 
    • Comment in: Zhou, D.; Lin, Z.; Huang, C.; Li, J. New venues for the treatment of hepatitis: pharmacological or genetical interventions of macrophage polarization by targeting Ang/Tie-2 axis. Liver Int 34:163-164; 2014. PMID: 24034349 
  • Amendola, M.; Passerini, L.; Pucci, F.; Gentner, B.; Bacchetta, R.; Naldini, L. 
    Regulated and multiple miRNA and siRNA delivery into primary cells by a lentiviral platform. Molecular Therapy 17:1039- 1052; 2009. PMID: 19293777 
  • Engblom, C.*; Pfirschke, C.*; Zilionis, R.; Da Silva Martins, J.; Bos, S. A.; Courties, G.; Rickelt, S.; Severe, N.; Baryawno, N.; Faget, J.; Savova, V.; Zemmour, D.; Kline, J.; Siwicki, M.; Garris, C.; Pucci, F.; Liao, H. W.; Lin, Y. J.; Newton, A.; Yaghi, O. K.; Iwamoto, Y.; Tricot, B.; Wojtkiewicz, G. R.; Nahrendorf, M.; Cortez-Retamozo, V.; Meylan, E.; Hynes, R. O.; Demay, M.; Klein, A.; Bredella, M. A.; Scadden, D. T.; Weissleder, R., Pittet, M. J. 
    Osteoblasts remotely supply lung tumors with cancer-promoting SiglecFhigh neutrophils. Science 358 2017. PMID: 29191879 
    • Comment in: Zhang, H., Lyden, D. Bone voyage-Osteoblasts remotely control tumors. Science 358:1127-1128; 2017. PMID: 29191891 
  • Pucci, F.*; Venneri, M. A.*; Biziato, D.; Nonis, A.; Moi, D.; Sica, A.; Di Serio, C.; Naldini, L.; De Palma, M. 
    A distinguishing gene signature shared by tumor-infiltrating Tie2-expressing monocytes, blood resident monocytes, and embryonic macrophages suggests common functions and developmental relationships. Blood 114:901-914; 2009. 
    • Comment in: Yoder, M. C. Judging a proangiogenic cell by its cover. Blood 114:756-757; 2009. PMID: 19628717 
  • Borriello F, Poli V, Shrock E, Spreafico R, Liu X, Pishesha N, Carpenet C, Chou J, Di Gioia M, McGrath ME, Dillen CA, Barrett NA, Lacanfora L, Franco ME, Marongiu L, Iwakura Y, Pucci F, Kruppa MD, Ma Z, Lowman DW, Ensley HE, Nanishi E, Saito Y, O'Meara TR, Seo HS, Dhe-Paganon S, Dowling DJ, Frieman M, Elledge SJ, Levy O, Irvine DJ, Ploegh HL, Williams DL, Zanoni I. An adjuvant strategy enabled by modulation of the physical properties of microbial ligands expands antigen immunogenicity. Cell. 2022 Feb 17;185(4):614-629.e21. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2022.01.009. Epub 2022 Feb 10. PubMed PMID: 35148840; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8857056.