Raw data for select projects can be obtained at Timko Lab Dataverse.



37. Timko BP. Neural implants without brain surgery. Science. 2023;381(6665):268-269. Invited perspective. (link)

36. Cullion K, Ostertang-Hill C, Pan M, Timko BP, Boscolo E, Kohane DS. Ablation of venous malformations by photothermal therapy with intravenous gold nanoshells. Nano Letters. Published online 27 July 2023.


35. Raghuram V, Datye, AD, Fried SI, Timko BP. Transparent and Conformal Microcoil Arrays for Spatially Selective Neuronal Activation. BioRxiv. Published online 09 Dec. 2021. (link)

34. Raghuram V, Werginz P, Fried SI, Timko BP. Morphological Factors that Underlie Neural Sensitivity to Stimulation in the Retina. Adv. NanoBiomed. Res. Published online 01 Sept. 2021. (link)


33. Ju J, Hu N, Cairns DM, Liu H, Timko BP. Photo-crosslinkable, insulating silk fibroin for bioelectronics with enhanced cell affinity. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 2020;117(27):15482-9. (link)(ChemRxiv)

32. Liu H, Bolonduro OA, Hu N, Ju J, Rao AA, Duffy BM, Huang Z, Black LD, Timko BP. Heart-on-a-chip Model with Integrated Extra- and Intra-cellular Bioelectronics for Monitoring Cardiac Electrophysiology under Acute Hypoxia. Nano Lett. 2020;20(4):2585-93. (link)

31. Bolonduro OA, Duffy BA, Rao AA, Black LD, Timko BP. From Biomimicry to Bioelectronics: Smart Materials for Cardiac Tissue Engineering. Nano Res. 2020;13(5):1253-67. (link)

30. Dvir T, Timko BP, Kohane DS, Langer R. “Nanotechnological Strategies for Engineering Complex Tissues.” In: Balogh, L.P., editor. Nano-Enabled Medical Applications. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press; 2020. p. 351.(link)


29. Liu H, Haider B, Fried HR, Ju J, Bolonduro O, Raghuram V, Timko BP. Nanobiotechnology: 1D nanomaterial building blocks for cellular interfaces and hybrid tissues. Nano Res. 2018;11(10):5372-99. (pdf)


28. Zhan C, Wang W, Santamaria C, Wang B, Rwei A, Timko BP, Kohane DS. Ultrasensitiive Phototriggered Local Anesthesia. Nano Lett. 2017;17(2):660-65. (pdf)

27. T.D. Nguyen, B.P. Timko. “Bionics in Tissue Engineering.”In: Hasan A, editor. Tissue Engineering for Artificial Organs.  Darmstadt, Germany: Wiley-VCH; 2017. p. 717.(link)


26. Zhan C, Wang W, McAlvin JB, Guo S, Timko BP, Santamaria C, et al. Phototriggered Local Anesthesia. Nano Lett. 2016;16(1):177-81. (pdf)


25. Timko BP, Kohane DS. Remote controlled drugs, Medicine Maker, 2015, pp 34-7

24. Timko BP, Arruebo M, Shankarappa SA, McAlvin JB, Okonkwo OS, Mizrahi B, et al. Near-infrared-actuated devices for remotely controlled drug delivery. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2014;111(4):1349–54. (pdf)

23. Timko BP, Kohane DS. Prospects for near-infrared technology in remotely triggered drug delivery. Expert Opin Drug Deliv. 2014;11(11):1681–5. (pdf)

22. Monteiro IP, Gabriel D, Timko BP, Hashimoto M, Karajanagi S, Tong R, et al. A two-component pre-seeded dermal-epidermal scaffold. Acta Biomater. 2014;10(12):4928–38. (pdf)

21. Mizrahi B, Shankarappa SA, Hickey JM, Dohlman JC, Timko BP, Whitehead KA, et al. A stiff injectable biodegradable elastomer. Adv Funct Mater. 2013;23(12):1527–33.

20. Timko BP, Kohane DS. Drug-delivery systems for tunable and localized drug release. Isr J Chem. 2013;53(9-10):728–36.

19. Timko BP, Kohane DS. News and Views. Nanomedicine 2012;7:315–6.

18. Timko BP, Kohane DS. Materials to Clinical Devices: Technologies for Remotely Triggered Drug Delivery. Clin Ther.; 2012;34(11):S25–35.

17. Timko BP, Whitehead K, Gao W, Kohane DS, Farokhzad O, Anderson D, et al. Advances in Drug Delivery. Annu Rev Mater Res; 2011 Aug 4;41(1):1–20.

16. Dvir T, Timko BP, Kohane DS, Langer R. Nanotechnological strategies for engineering complex tissues. Nat Nanotechnol. 2011;6(1):13–22. (pdf)

15. Timko BP*, Hoare T*, Santamaria J, Goya GF, Irusta S, Lau S, et al. Magnetically triggered nanocomposite membranes: A versatile platform for triggered drug release. Nano Lett. 2011;11(3):1395–400.

14. Timko BP*, Dvir T*, Brigham MD, Naik SR, Karajanagi SS, Levy O, et al. Nanowired three-dimensional cardiac patches. Nat Nanotechnol.; 2011;6(11):720–5.

13. Timko BP, Dvir T, Kohane DS. Remotely triggerable drug delivery systems. Adv Mater. 2010;22(44):4925–43.

12. Timko BP, Cohen-Karni T, Qing Q, Tian B, Lieber CM. Design and Implementation of Functional Nanoelectronic Interfaces With Biomolecules, Cells, and Tissue Using Nanowire Device Arrays. Ieee Trans Nanotechnol. 2010;9(3):269–80.

11. Dvir T, Banghart MR, Timko BP, Langer R, Kohane DS. Photo-targeted nanoparticles. Nano Lett. 2010;10(1):250–4.

10. Qing Q, Pal SK, Tian B, Duan X, Timko BP, Cohen-Karni T, et al. Nanowire transistor arrays for mapping neural circuits in acute brain slices. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2010;107(5):1882–7.


9. Cohen-Karni T, Timko BP, Weiss LE, Lieber CM. Flexible electrical recording from cells using nanowire transistor arrays. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009;106(18):7309–13.

8. Timko BP, Cohen-Karni T, Yu G, Qing Q, Tian B, Lieber CM. Electrical Recording from Hearts with Flexible Nanowire Device Arrays 2009. 2009;9(2):914–8. (pdf)

7. Kotov NA, Winter JO, Clements IP, Jan E, Timko BP, Campidelli S, et al. Nanomaterials for neural interfaces. Adv Mater. 2009;21(40):3970–4004.

6. Patolsky F, Timko, BP, Lieber CM. Nanowire – Based Devices in the Life Sciences. MRS Bull. 2007;32(February):142.

5. Timko BP*, Patolsky F*, Yu G, Fang Y, Greytak AB, Zheng G, et al. Detection, stimulation, and inhibition of neuronal signals with high-density nanowire transistor arrays. Science. 2006 Aug 25;313(5790):1100–4.

4. Lu W, Xiang J, Timko BP, Wu Y, Lieber CM. One-dimensional hole gas in germanium/silicon nanowire heterostructures. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005;102(29):10046–51.

3. Bell DC, Wu Y, Barrelet CJ, Gradecak S, Xiang J, Timko BP, et al. Imaging and analysis of nanowires. Microsc Res Tech. 2004;64(5-6):373–89.

2. Ruther T, Hultgren VM, Timko BP, Bond AM, Jackson WR, Wedd AG. Electrochemical investigation of photooxidation processes promoted by sulfo-polyoxometalates: Coupling of photochemical and electrochemical processes into an effective catalytic cycle. J Am Chem Soc. 2003;125(33):10133–43.

1. Henry MC, Hsueh C-C, Timko BP, Freund MS. Reaction of Pyrrole and Chlorauric Acid A New Route to Composite Colloids. J Electrochem Soc. The Electrochemical Society; 2001 Nov 1;148(11):D155.