Refereed journal articles



  1. DL Turner, DV Korneev, JG Purdy, A de Marco, RA Mathias (2020). The host exosome pathway underpins biogenesis of the human cytomegalovirus virion. Elife 9, e58288

  2. S Gorelick, DM Paganin, A De Marco (2020) Axilenses: Refractive micro-optical elements with arbitrary exponential profiles. APL Photonics 5 (10), 106110

  3. R Habibi, V He, S Ghavamian, A de Marco, TH Lee, MI Aguilar, D Zhu, R Lim, A Neild (2020). Exosome trapping and enrichment using a sound wave activated nano-sieve (SWANS). Lab on a Chip 20 (19), 3633-3643

  4. S Gorelick, DA Dierickx, G Buckley, JC Whisstock, A de Marco (2020) Assembly and Imaging Set up of PIE-Scope. BioProtocol 10 (19), e3768

  5. Zhang, Y.; Sesen, M.; de Marco, A.*; Neild, A.* (2020) Capacitive sensing for monitoring of microfluidic protocols using nanolitre dispensing and acoustic mixing. Advanced Chemistry 92 (15), 10725-10732

  6. Gorelick, S., Paganin, D.M., Korneev, D., de Marco, A. (2020) Hybrid refractive-diffractive axicons for Bessel-beam multiplexing and resolution improvement. Optics Express 28 (8): 12174-12188

  7. Gorelick, S and de Marco, A (2020) Cylindrical microlenses in lithium niobate with non-parabolic surface profiles. SPIE Proceedings Volume 11292, Advanced Fabrication Technologies for Micro/Nano Optics and Photonics XIII; 112921J

  8. Buckley, G; Gervinskas, G; Taveneau, C; Venugopal, H; Whisstock, JC; de Marco, A (2020) Automated cryo-lamella preparation for high-throughput in-situ structural biology. Journal of Structural Biology 210 (2): 107488.


  9. Gorelick, S and de Marco, A (2019) Self-aligned structures by a single-step through-membrane 100-keV electron beam lithography. Journal of Vacuum Sciences and Technology B (in press)

  10. Gorelick, S and de Marco, A (2019) Hybrid refractive-diffractive microlenses in glass by focused Xe ion beam milling. Journal of Vacuum Sciences and Technology B (in press)

  11. de Marco A, Gorelick S, Rue C, Christian J, Mani K, Randolph S, Langhorst M. Method, device and system for the treatment of biological cryogenic samples by plasma focused ion beams. US Patent App. 16/225,213

  12. Gorelick, S; Buckley G; Gervinskas, G; Johnson, TK; Handley, A; Caggiano, MP; Whisstock, JC; Pocock, R; de Marco, A (2019) PIE-scope: integrated cryo-correlative light and FIB/SEM microscopy. eLife (10.7554/eLife.45919)

  13. Garg V, Mote R.G, Chou T, Liu A, De Marco A, Kamaliya B, Qiu S, Fu J(2019) Ion Induced Bidirectional Bending for Controlled Manipulation at Nanoscale. Microscopy and Microanalysis 25 (S2), 852-853

  14. Garg, V; Mote, RG; Chou, T; Liu, A; de Marco, A; Kamaliya, B; Qiu, S; Fu, J (2019) Weaving Nanostructures with Site-Specific Ion Induced Bidirectional Bending. Nanoscale Advances (10.1039/C9NA00382G)

  15. Gorelick, S; de Jonge, M.D.; Kewish, C.M.; de Marco, A (2019) Ultimate limitations in the performance of kinoform lenses for hard-X-ray focusing. Optica 6 (6): 790-793

  16. Ashtiani, D.; de Marco A.*; Neild, A.* (2019) "Tailoring Surface Acoustic Wave Atomisation for Cryo-Electron Microscopy Sample Preparation"  19 (8): 1378-1385

  17. Zhang, Y.; Devendran, C.; Lupton, C.; de Marco*, A.; Neild, A.* (2019) "Flexible platform for performing protocols on a chip utilizing surface acoustic wave (SAW) driven mixing". Lab on a Chip 19, 262-271


  18. Gorelick S. and de Marco A. (2018) "Refractive micro-lenses and micro-axicons in single-crystal lithium niobate" Optics Express 26 (24): 32324-32331

  19.  Gorelick S.; Alan T., Sadek A., Tjeung R., de Marco A. (2018) “Nanofluidic and monolithic environmental cells for cryogenic microscopy" Nanotechnology 30 (8): 085301

  20. Gorelick S. and de Marco A. (2018) "Fabrication of glass microlenses using focused Xe beam" Optics Express 26 (10), 13647-13655

  21. Ashtiani D., Venugopal H., Belousoff M., Spicer B., Mak J., Neild A.*, de Marco A.* (2018) "Delivery of femtolitre droplets using surface acoustic wave-based atomisation for cryo-EM grid preparation" Journal of structural biology 203(2): 94-101

  22. Mak J. and de Marco A. (2018) "Recent advances in retroviruses via cryo-electron microscopy". Retrovirology 15 (1): 23


  23. Lucas M.S., Günthert M., Bittermann A.G., de Marco A., Wepf R. (2017) "Correlation of live-cell imaging with volume scanning electron microscopy" Methods in cell biology 140: 123-148

  24. Dunstone, M. and de Marco, A. (2017) Cryo-electron tomography: an ideal method to study membrane-associated proteins. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B 372 (1726): 20160210


  25. Arnold, J., J. Mahamid, V. Lucic, A. de Marco, J.-J. Fernandez, T. Laugks, T. Mayer, A. A. Hyman, W. Baumeister and J. M. Plitzko (2016). "Site-Specific Cryo-focused Ion Beam Sample Preparation Guided by 3D Correlative Microscopy." Biophysical Journal 110(4):860-9 


  26. Stauffer, S., S. A. Rahman, A. de Marco, L.-A. Carlson, B. Glass, H. Oberwinkler, N. Herold, J. A. Briggs, B. Müller, K. Grünewald and others (2014). "The nucleocapsid domain of Gag is dispensable for actin incorporation into HIV-1 and for the association of viral budding sites with cortical F-actin." Journal of Virology 88(14): 7893-7903. 


  27. Szymborska, A., A. de Marco, N. Daigle, V. C. Cordes, J. A. Briggs and J. Ellenberg (2013). "Nuclear pore scaffold structure analyzed by super-resolution microscopy and particle averaging." Science 341(6146): 655-658.

  28. Schur, F. K., W. J. Hagen, A. de Marco and J. A. Briggs (2013). "Determination of protein structure at 8.5 A resolution using cryo-electron tomography and sub-tomogram averaging." Journal of structural biology 184(3): 394-400. 


  29. Bharat, T. A., N. E. Davey, P. Ulbrich, J. D. Riches, A. de Marco, M. Rumlova, C. Sachse, T. Ruml and J. A. Briggs (2012). "Structure of the immature retroviral capsid at 8 A resolution by cryo-electron microscopy." Nature 487(7407): 385-389. 

  30. de Marco, A., A.-M. Heuser, B. Glass, H.-G. Kräusslich, B. Müller and J. A. Briggs (2012). "Role of the SP2 domain and its proteolytic cleavage in HIV-1 structural maturation and infectivity." Journal of virology 86(24): 13708-13716. 

  31. Hadravová, R.#,  A. de Marco#, P. Ulbrich, J. Stokrová, M. Dolevzal, I. Pichová, T. v. Ruml, J. A. Briggs and M. Rumlová (2012). "In vitro assembly of virus-like particles of a gammaretrovirus, the murine leukemia virus XMRV." Journal of virology 86(3): 1297-1306.


  32. Maiuri, P., A. Knezevich, A. de Marco, D. Mazza, A. Kula, J. G. McNally and A. Marcello (2011). "Fast transcription rates of RNA polymerase II in human cells." EMBO reports 12(12): 1280-1285.


  33. de Marco, A., N. E. Davey, P. Ulbrich, J. M. Phillips, V. Lux, J. D. Riches, T. Fuzik, T. Ruml, H.- G. Kräusslich, V. M. Vogt and others (2010). "Conserved and variable features of Gag structure and arrangement in immature retrovirus particles." Journal of Virology 84(22): 11729-11736. 

  34. de Marco, A., B. Müller, B. Glass, J. D. Riches, H.-G. Kräusslich and J. A. Briggs (2010). "Structural analysis of HIV-1 maturation using cryo-electron tomography." PLoS Pathog 6(11): e1001215.

  35. Carlson, L.-A., A. de Marco, H. Oberwinkler, A. Habermann, J. A. Briggs, H.-G. Kräusslich and K. Grünewald (2010). "Cryo-electron tomography of native HIV-1 budding sites." PLoS Pathog 6(11): e1001173. 

  36. de Marco, A., P. D. Dans, A. Knezevich, P. Maiuri, S. Pantano and A. Marcello (2010). "Subcellular localization of the interaction between the human immunodeficiency virus transactivator Tat and the nucleosome assembly protein 1." Amino acids 38(5): 1583- 1593.


  37. Alberti, R., T. Klatka, A. Longoni, D. Bacescu, A. Marcello, A. de Marco, A. Gianoncelli and B. Kaulich (2009). "Development of a low-energy x-ray fluorescence system with submicrometer spatial resolution." X-Ray Spectrometry 38(3): 205-209. 

  38. Gianoncelli, A., B. Kaulich, R. Alberti, T. Klatka, A. Longoni, A. de Marco, A. Marcello and M. Kiskinova (2009). "Simultaneous soft X-ray transmission and emission microscopy." Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment 608(1): 195-198. 

  39. Gianoncelli, A., T. Klatka, R. Alberti, D. Bacescu, A. de Marco, A. Marcello, A. Longoni, B. Kaulich and M. Kiskinova (2009). "Development of a low-energy X-ray fluorescence system combined with X-ray microscopy." Journal of Physics: Conference Series 186(1): 012007. 


  40. de Marco, A., C. Biancotto, A. Knezevich, P. Maiuri, C. Vardabasso and A. Marcello (2008). "Intragenic transcriptional cis-activation of the human immunodeficiency virus 1 does not result in allele-specific inhibition of the endogenous gene." Retrovirology 5: 98.


Scholarly book chapters



  1. de Marco, A., H.-G. Kräusslich and J. A. Briggs (2013). Structural Biology of HIV Assembly. Advances in HIV-1 Assembly and Release, Springer New York: 1-22.


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