Usoro JO , Dogra K, Abbott JR, Radhakrishna R, Cogan SF,  Pancrazio JJ, Patnaik SS (2021) Influence of Implantation Depth on the Performance of Intracortical Probe Recording Sites. Micromachines 2021, 12(10), 1158;

Usoro JO , Sturgill BS, Musselman KC, Capadona JR, Pancrazio JJ (2021) Intracortical Microelectrode Array Unit Yield under Chronic Conditions: A Comparative Evaluation. Micromachines. 12(8): 972;

Garcia-Sandoval A, Guerrero E, Hosseini SM, Rocha-Flores PE, Rihani R, Black BJ, Pal A, Carmel JB, Pancrazio JJ, Voit WE (2021) Stable softening bioelectronics: A paradigm for chronically viable ester-free neural interfaces such as spinal cord stimulation implants. Biomaterials. Volume 277, October 2021, 121073

Usoro JO, Kung C,  Hays SA, Pancrazio JJ (2021) Decoding Neuronal Activity Using a Deep Neural Network to Predict Knob Supination Success. 2021 10th International IEEE/EMBS Conference on Neural Engineering (NER).9-12.

de la Peña JB, Kunder N, Lou TF, Chase R, Stanowick A, Barragan-Iglesias P, Pancrazio JJ, Campbell ZT (2021)  A Role for Translational Regulation by S6 Kinase and a Downstream Target in Inflammatory Pain. Br J Pharmacol 10.1111/bph.15646

Barragan-Iglesias P, Kunder N, Wanghzou A, Black B, Ray PR, Lou TF, Bryan de la Peña J, Atmaramani R, Shukla T, Pancrazio JJ, Price TJ, Campbell ZT (2021) A peptide encoded within a 5′ untranslated region promotes pain sensitization in mice. Pain.

Rihani R,  Tasnim N, Javed M, Usoro JO, D’Souza TM, Ware TH,  Pancrazio JJ (2021) Liquid Crystalline Polymers: Opportunities to Shape Neural Interfaces. Neuromodulation.

Atkinson D, D’Souza T, Rajput JS, Tasnim N, Muthuswamy J, Marvi H, Pancrazio JJ (2021) Advances in Implantable Microelectrode Array Insertion and Positioning. Neuromodulation.


Stiller AM, Usoro JO, Lawson J, Araya B, Gonzalez-Gonzalez MA, Danda VR, Voit WE, Black BJ, Pancrazio JJ (2020) Mechanically robust, softening shape memory polymer probes for intracortical recording. Micromachines 11(6), 619;

Atmaramani R, Black BJ, de la Peña JB, Campbell ZT, Pancrazio JJ (2020) Conserved expression of nav1. 7 and nav1. 8 contribute to the spontaneous and thermally evoked excitability in IL-6 and NGF-sensitized adult dorsal root ganglion neurons in vitro. Bioengineering 7(2), 44.

Atmaramani R, Chakraborty B, Rihani RT, Usoro J, Hammack A, Abbott J, Nnoromele P, Black BJ, Pancrazio JJ, Cogan SF (2020) Ruthenium oxide based microelectrode arrays for in vitro and in vivo neural recording and stimulation. Acta Biomaterialia 101: 565-574.

Atmaramani R, Pancrazio JJ, Black BJ (2020) Adaptation of robust Z’factor for assay quality assessment in microelectrode array based screening using adult dorsal root ganglion neurons. Journal of Neuroscience Methods 108699.

Shiers S, Mwirigi J, Pradhan G, Kume M, Black B, Barragan-Iglesias P, Moy JK, Dussor G, Pancrazio JJ, Kroener S, Price TJ (2020) Reversal of peripheral nerve injury-induced neuropathic pain and cognitive dysfunction via genetic and tomivosertib targeting of MNK. Neuropsychopharmacology 45: 524-533

Rihani RT, Stiller AM, Usoro JO, Lawson J, Kim H, Black BJ, Danda VR, Maeng J, Varner VD, Ware TH, Pancrazio JJ (2020) Deployable, liquid crystal elastomer-based intracortical probes. Acta Biomaterialia

Maeng J, Rihani RT, Javed M, Rajput JS, Kim H, Bouton IG, Criss TA, Pancrazio JJ, Black BJ, Ware TH (2020) Liquid crystal elastomers as substrates for 3D robust, implantable electronics. Journal of Materials Chemistry B 8: 6286-6295.


Stiller AM, González-González MA, Boothby JM, Sherman SE, Benavides J, Romero-Ortega M, Pancrazio JJ, Black BJ (2019) Mechanical considerations for design and implementation of peripheral intraneural devices. Journal of Neural Engineering 16: 064001.

Usoro JO, Shih E, Black BJ, Rihani RT, Abbott J, Chakraborty B, Pancrazio JJ, SF Cogan (2019) Chronic stability of local field potentials from standard and modified Blackrock microelectrode arrays implanted in the rat motor cortex. Biomedical Physics & Engineering Express 5: 065017.

Shiers S, Mwirigi J, Pradhan G, Kume M, Black BJ, Barragan-Iglesias P, Moy JK, Dussor G, Pancrazio JJ, Kroener S, Price TJ (2019) Reversal of peripheral nerve injury-induced neuropathic pain and cognitive dysfunction via genetic and tomivosertib targeting of MNK. Neuropsychopharmacology

Stiller AM, Basavarajappa L, Brown K, Voit W, Pancrazio JJ, Hoyt K (2019) Elastrographic assessment of micromotion-induced strain in tissue adjacent to intracortical implants in rat. IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS), 435-438.

Kim H, Gibson J, Maeng J, Saed M, Pimentel K, Rihani R, Pancrazio JJ, Georgakopoulos S, Ware TH (2019) Responsive, 3D electronics enabled by liquid crystal elastomer substrates. ACS Applied Material Interfaces 11: 19506-19513.

Frewin CL, Ecker M, Joshi-Imre A, Kamgue J, Waddell J, Danda VR, Stiller AM, Voit WE, Pancrazio JJ (2019) Electrical properties of thiol-ene-based shape memory polymers intended for flexible electronics. Polymers 11: 902.

Joshi-Imre A, Black BJ, Abbott J, Kanneganti A, Rihani R, Chakraborty B, Danda VR, Maeng J, Sharma R, Rieth L, Negi S, Pancrazio JJ, Cogan SF (2019) Chronic recording and electrochemical performance of amorphous silicon carbide-coated Utah electrode arrays implanted in rat motor cortex. Journal of Neural Engineering 16: 4.

Wang K, Frewin CL, Esrafilzadeh D, Yu C, Wang C, Pancrazio JJ, Romero‐Ortega M, Jalili R, Wallace G (2019) High‐performance graphene‐fiber‐based neural recording microelectrodes. Advanced Materials 31: 1970105.

Atmaramani R, Black BJ, Lam KH, Sheth VM, Pancrazio JJ, Schmidtke DW, Alsmadi NZ (2019) The effect of microfluidic geometry on myoblast migration. Micromachines 10: 143.

Black BJ, Atmaramani R, Plagens S, Campbell ZT, Dussor G, Price TJ, Pancrazio JJ (2019) Emerging neurotechnology for antinoceptive mechanisms and therapeutics discovery. Biosensors and Bioelectronics 126: 679-689.

Capadona JR, Shoffstall AJ, Pancrazio JJ (2019) Neuron-like neural probes. Nature Materials 18: 429.


Black BJ, Kanneganti A, Joshi-Imre A, Rihani R, Chakraborty B, Abbott J, Pancrazio JJ, Cogan SF  (2018) Chronic recording and electrochemical performance of Utah microelectrode arrays implanted in rat motor cortex. Journal of Neurophysiology. 120: 2083–2090, doi:10.1152/jn.00181.2018

Stiller AM, Frewin CL, Usoro J, Danda VR, Ecker M, Voit WE, Modi R, Pancrazio JJ, Black BJ (2018) Chronic intracortical recording and electrochemical stability of thiolene-acrylate shape memory polymer electrode arrays. Micromachines. 9, 500; doi:10.3390/mi9100500

Black BJ, Ecker M, Rihani R, Reed I, Voit WE, Pancrazio JJ (2018) In itro compatibility testing of thiol-ene/acrylate-based shape memory polymers for use in implantable neural interfaces. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A. 106A (11), DOI: 10.1002 /jbm.a.36478

Black BJ, Atmaramani R, Kumaraju R, Plagens S, Romero-Ortega M, Dussor G, Price TJ, Campbell ZT, Pancrazio JJ (2018) Adult mouse sensory neurons on microelectrode arrays exhibit increased spontaneous and stimulus-evoked activity in the presence of interleukin-6. Journal of Neurophysiology DOI: 10.1152/jn.00158.2018.

Hosseini SM, Rihani R, Batchelor B, Stiller AM, Pancrazio JJ, Voit WE, Ecker M (2018) Softening shape memory polymer substrates for bioelectronic devices with improved hydrolytic stability. Frontiers in Materials 5, 66, doi: 10.3389/fmats.2018.00066.

Bedell HW, Song S, Li X, Molinich E, Lin S, Stiller A, Danda V, Ecker M, Shoffstall AJ, Voit WE, Pancrazio JJ, Capadona JR (2018) Understanding the effects of both CD14-mediated innate immunity and device/tissue mechanical mismatch in the neuroinflammatory response to intracortical microelectrodes. Frontiers in Neuroscience 12:772. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2018.00772.

Stiller AM, Black BJ, Kung C, Ashok A, Cogan SF, Varner VD, Pancrazio JJ (2018) A meta-analysis of intracortical device stiffness and its correlation with histological outcomes. Micromachines 9(9). pii: E443. doi: 10.3390/mi9090443.

Deku F, Frewin C, Stiller AM, Aqeel S, Joshi-Imre A, Black BJ, Pancrazio JJ, Cogan SF (2018) Amorphous silicon carbide platform for next generation penetrating neural interface designs. Micromachines. 9, 480; doi:10.3390/mi9100480

Rihani RT, Kim H, Black BJ, Atmaramani R, Pancrazio JJ, Ware TH (2018) Liquid Crystal Elastomer-Based Microelectrode Array for In Vitro Neuronal Recordings. Micromachines. 9, 416; doi:10.3390/mi9080416

Hammack A, Rihani RT, Black BJ, Pancrazio JJ, Gnade BE (2018) A patterned polystyrene-based microelectrode array for in vitro neuronal recordings. Biomedical microdevices 20 (2), 48

Shoffstall AJ, Srinivasan S, Willis M, Stiller AM, Ecker M, Voit WE, Pancrazio JJ, Capadona JR (2018) A Mosquito Inspired Strategy to Implant Microprobes into the Brain. Scientific reports 8 (1), 122


Pancrazio JJ, Deku F, Ghazavi A, Stiller A, Frewin C, Varner V, Gardner TJ, Cogan SF (2017) Thinking small – Progress on microscale neurostimulation technology. Neuromodulation 20: 745-752

Black BJ, Atmaramani RR, Pancrazio JJ (2017) Spontaneous and evoked activity from murine ventral horn cultures on microelectrode arrays. Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience 11: 304.

Nag OK, Stewart MH, Deschamps JR, Susumu K, Oh E, Tsytsarev V, Tang Q, Efros AL, Vaxenburg R, Black BJ, Chen YC, O’Shaughnessy TJ, North SH, Field LD, Dawson PE, Pancrazio JJ, Medintz IL, Chen Y, Erzurumlu RS, Huston AL, Delehanty JB (2017) Quantum dot–peptide–fullerene bioconjugates for visualization of in vitro and in vivo cellular membrane potential. ACS Nano 11 (6): 5598-5613

Moy JK, Khoutorsky A, Asiedu MN, Black BJ, Kuhn JL, Barragán-Iglesias P, Megat S, Burton MD, Burgos-Vega CC, Melemedjian OK, Boitano S, Vagner J, Gkogkas CG, Pancrazio JJ, Mogil JS, Dussor G, Sonenberg N, Price TJ. (2017) The MNK – eIF4E signaling axis controls injury-induced nociceptive plasticity and the transition to chronic pain. Journal of Neuroscience 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0220-17.2017.


Charkhkar H, Knaack GL, McHail DG, Mandal HS, Peixoto N, Rubinson JF, Dumas TC, Pancrazio JJ (2016) Chronic intracortical neural recordings using microelectrode arrays coated with a new variant of PEDOT Acta Biomaterialia S1742-7061(15)30260-9. doi: 10.1016/j.actbio.2015.12.022.

Charkhkar H, Arreaga-Salas DE, Tran T, Hammack A, Voit WE, Pancrazio JJ, Gnade BE (2016) Novel disposable microelectrode array for cultured neuronal network recording exhibiting equivalent performance to commercially available arrays. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 226: 232-238.

Knaack GL, McHail DG, Borda G, Koo B, Peixoto N, Cogan SF, Dumas TC, Pancrazio JJ (2016) In vivo characterization of amorphous silicon carbide as a biomaterial for chronic neural interfaces. Frontiers in Neuroscience 10:

Simon D, Charkhkar H, St. John C, Kang T, Reit R, Arreaga-Salas DE, McHail DG, Knaack G, Sloan A, Grasse D, Dumas TC, Rennaker R, Pancrazio JJ, Voit WE (2016) Design and demonstration of an intracortical probe technology with tunable modulus. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part A 105(1) 159-168.

Ecker M, Danda V, Shoffstall AJ, Mahmood SF, Joshi-Imre A, Frewin CL, Ware T, Capadona JR, Pancrazio JJ, Voit WE (2016) Sterilization of thiol-ene/acrylate based shape memory polymers for biomedical applications. Macromolecular Materials and Engineering doi: 10.1002/mame.201600331

Frewin CL, Bernardin EE, Deku F, Everly R, Hassan J, Pancrazio JJ, Saddow SE (2016) Silicon carbide as a robust neural interface. ECS Transactions 75(12): 39-45.

Bowsher K, Civillico EF, Coburn J, Collinger J, Contreras-Vidal JL, Denison T, Donoghue J, French J, Getzoff N, Hochberg LR, Hoffmann M, Judy J, Kleitman N, Knaack G, Krauthamer V, Ludwig K, Moynahan M, Pancrazio JJ, Peckham PH, Pena C, Pinto V, Ryan T, Saha D, Scharen H, Shermer S, Skodacek K, Takmakov P, Tyler D, Vasudevan S, Wachrathit K, Weber D, Welle CG, Ye M (2016) Brain-computer interface devices for patients with paralysis and amputation: a meeting report. Journal of Neural Engineering 13(2):023001. doi: 10.1088/1741-2560/13/2/023001.