Salazar-Medina AJ, Velazquez-Contreras EF, Sugich-Miranda R, Santacruz H, Navarro RE, Rocha-Alonzo F, Islas-Osuna MA, Chen PL, Christian SGB, Romoser AA, Dindot SV, Sayes CM, Sotelo-Mundo RR*, Criscitiello MF*. (2019). “Immune response of human cultured cells towards macrocyclic Fe2PO and Fe2PC biomimetic cyclophane complexes”. PeerJ — the Journal of Life and Environmental Sciences, accepted.

McMinn B, Duval A and Sayes CM*. (2018). "An Adverse Outcome Pathway Linking Organohalogen Exposure to Mitochondrial Disease". Journal of Toxicology, accepted.

Lujan H, Criscitiello MF, Hering M, and Sayes CM*. (2018). “Refining In Vitro Toxicity Models: Comparing Baseline Characteristics of Lung Cell-Types”. Toxicological Sciences, kfz001.

Sayes CM* (2019). “Nanotoxicology. Developing a Responsible Technology”. Women in Nanotechnology. Ed. Lisa E. Friedersdorf, PhD. Part of Women in Engineering Series. Springer Nature. (in press).


Stewart M, Mulenos MR, Steele LR, Sayes CM*. (2018). “Differences Among Unique Nanoparticle Protein Corona Constructs:
A Case Study Using Data Analytics and Multi-Variant Visualization to Describe Physicochemical Characteristics”. Applied Sciences, 8:2669-2684.

Sharma VK*, Guo B, Pillai S, Parson J, Wang C, Yan B, Sayes CM*. (2018). "Interactions between silver nanoparticles and other metal nanoparticles under environmentally relevant conditions: A review". Science of the Total Environment, 653:1042-1051.

Fazarro D* and Sayes CM*. (2018). "Students’ Perception of Learning Experience of Risk Management for Nano-scaled Materials". Journal of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering, 34(3):2-11.

Sayes CM* and Singal M. (2018). “Optimizing a Test Bed System to Assess Human Respiratory Safety After Exposure to Chemical and Particle Aerosolization”. Applied In Vitro Toxicology, 4(2): 193.

Fox DM, Wakeman K, Ravick T, Cho W, Sayes CM, Woodcock J, Seethamraju S, Gilman JW. (2018). “Interfaces in Aromatic Polymer: Nanocellulose Composites”. Cellulose to Nanocellulose: Production, Properties and Applications. Ed. T.D. Ngo; Nova Science Publishers, Hauppage, NY.

Sayes CM and Hickey AJ. (2018). “Perspectives for Characterizing Drug Products Containing Nanomaterials”. Nanotheranostics for Cancer Applications. Eds. P. Rai and S. Morris; Springer, Heidelberg, Germany.

Sayes CM, Santamaria A, Duval A. (2018). “Consumer Products Containing Nanomaterials: Toxicological Attributes and Exposure Potential”. Nanotechnology Environmental Health and Safety: Risks, Regulation and Management (3rd ed.). Eds. M.S. Hull and D.M. Bowman; Elsevier, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Mulenos MR and Sayes CM*. (2018). Elucidating morphological characteristics of cellulose materials. Texas Journal of Microscopy, 49(1):19.

Lujan H, Zechmann B, and Sayes CM*. (2018). Synthesis, Characterization, and Preservation of submicron-sized liposomes as carriers for drug delivery. Texas Journal of Microscopy, 49(1):9.


Benton EN and Sayes CM*. (2017). “Environmental Factors Contribute to the Onset of Food Allergies”. Journal of Environmental Science and Public Health, 1(1):27-43.

Lujan H and Sayes CM*. (2017). “Cytotoxicological Pathways Induced after Nanoparticle Exposure: Studies of the ‘Nano-Bio’ Interface”. Toxicology Research, 6:580-594.!divAbstract

Sharma VK, Yang X, Cizmas L, McDonald TJ, Luque R, Sayes CM, Yuan B, Dionysiou DD. (2017). “Impact of metal ions, metal oxides, and nanoparticles on the formation of disinfection byproducts during chlorination.” Chemical Engineering Journal, 317:777-792.

Sayes CM* and Lujan H. (2017). “Characterizing the Nano-Bio Interface Using Microscopic Techniques: Imaging the Cell System Is Just as Important as Imaging the Nanoparticle System”. Current Protocols in Chemical Biology, 9(3):213-231.

Sayes CM*, Aquino GV, and Hickey AJ. (2017). "Nanomaterial Drug Products: Manufacturing and Analytical Perspectives." AAPS Journal, 19(1):18-25.

Shatkin JA, Ede J, and Sayes CM. (2017). “Categorizing Nanomaterials for Health and Environmental Risk Assessment”. Physicochemical Properties of Nanomaterials. Ed. R. Pleus and V. Murashov; CRC Press, Milton Park, England.

Sayes CM and Aquino GV. (2017). "Nano‐Exposure Science: How Does Exposure to Engineered Nanomaterials Happen?" Metrology and Standardization of Nanotechnology: Protocols and Industrial Innovations 343-362. Ed. E. Mansfield, D. Kaiser, D. Fujita, M. Van de Voorde; John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ.,subjectCd-EED0.html


Adegboyega NF, Sharma VK*, Cizmas L, and Sayes CM. (2016). “UV light induces Ag nanoparticle formation: roles of natural organic matter, iron, and oxygen”. Environmental Chemistry Letters, 14.3 (2016): 353-357.

Clippinger AJ*, Ahluwalia A, Allen D, Bonner JC, Casey W, Castranova V, David RM, Halappanavar S, Hotchkiss JA, Jarabek AM, Maier M, Polk W, Rothen-Rutishauser B, Sayes CM, Sayre P, Sharma M, Stone V. (2016). “Expert consensus on an in vitro approach to assess pulmonary fibrogenic potential of aerosolized nanomaterials”. Archives of Toxicology, 90(7):1769–1783.

Gueldner J, Sayes CM, Abel E*, Bruce E*. (2016). “Emerging Associations of the ALDH2*2 Polymorphism with Disease Susceptibility”. Journal of Drug Metabolism & Toxicology, 7:2.

Polk WW, Sharma M, Sayes CM, Hotchkiss JA, Clippinger AJ*. (2016). “Aerosol generation and characterization of multi-walled carbon nanotubes exposed to cells cultured at the air-liquid interface”. Particle and Fibre Toxicology, 13(1):20.

Bruce ED* and Sayes CM*. (2016). “Toxicological Outcomes and Pharmacological Needs in Chronic Wound Healing”. EC Pharmacology and Toxicology, 1(1):15.

Sayes CM. (2016). “Certification: Validating Workers’ Competence of Nano-Safety” in NANO-SAFETY: What We Need to Know to Protect Workers. Ed. D.E. Fazarro, W. Trybula, J. Tate, C. Hanks; Walter de Gruyter GmbH, Berlin, Germany.

Sayes CM and Aquino GV. (2016). “Behavior-Based Worker Safety for Engineered Nanomaterials” in NANO-SAFETY: What We Need to Know to Protect Workers. Ed. D.E. Fazarro, W. Trybula, J. Tate, C. Hanks; Walter de Gruyter GmbH, Berlin, Germany.


Sayes CM*, Sooresh A, Meissner KE. (2015). “Physicochemical Characteristics of Two Prototypical Home-Use Consumer Products Containing Engineered Nanomaterials”. Journal of Environmental Analytical Toxicology, 5(6):1-9.

Zeidan E, Kepley C, Sayes CM, Sandros MG. (2015). “Surface plasmon resonance: a label-free tool for cellular analysis”. Nanomedicine, 10(11):1833-18465.

Geraci C, Heidel D, Sayes CM, Hodson L*, Schulte P, Eastlake A, Brenner S. (2015). “Perspectives on the design of safer nanomaterials and manufacturing processes”. Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 17(9):366.

Zhang F, Durham P, Sayes CM, Lau BLT, and Bruce ED*. (2015). “Particle uptake efficiency is significantly affected by type of capping agent and cell line”. Journal of Applied Toxicology, 35(10):1114-21.

Bartlett JA, Brewster M, Brown P, Cabral-Lilly D, Cruz CN*, David R, Eickhoff WM, Haubenreisser S, Jacobs A, Malinoski F, Morefield E, Nalubola R, Prud’homme R, Sadrieh N, Sayes CM, Shahbazian H, Subbarao N, Tamarkin L, Tyner K, Uppoor R, Whittaker-Caulk M, Zamboni W. (2015). “Summary report of PQRI Workshop on Nanomaterial Drug Products: Current Experience and Management of Potential Risks”. AAPS Journal, 17(1):44-64.

Powers CM*, Grieger KD, Beaudrie C, Hendren CO, Davis JM, Wang A, Sayes CM, MacDonnell M, Gift JS. (2015). “Data dialogues: critical connections for designing and implementing future nanomaterial research”. Environment Systems and Decisions, 35(1):76-87.

Grieger KD*, Sayes CM*, Chen E, Ensor DS, and Jayanty RKM. (2015). “Safe Handling of Engineered Nanomaterials: Turning Knowledge into Practice “. RTI Press Occasional Paper, OP-0022-1505:1-10.