Ojala DS, Sun S, Santiago-Ortiz JL, Shapiro MG, Romero PA, and Schaffer DV. In Vivo Selection of a Computationally Designed SCHEMA AAV Library Yields a Novel Variant for Infection of Adult Neural Stem Cells in the Subventricular Zone. Molecular Therapy (2017) doi: 10.1016/j.ymthe.2017.09.006
Seto J and Romero PA. Shaping it up: Design and engineering of biominerals and crystalline materials from the bottom up. Biomineralization and Biomaterials (2015) Eds. Aparicio C, Ginebra MP (Woodhead Publishing, Cambridge), 3-44.
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Heinzelman P, Komor RS, Kanaan A, Romero PA, Yu X, Mohler S, Snow CD and Arnold FH. Efficient screening of fungal cellobiohydrolase class I enzymes for thermostabilizing sequence blocks by SCHEMA structure-guided recombination. Protein Eng. Des. Sel. (2010) 23, 871-880. [PubMed] [pdf]
Shapiro MG*, Westmeyer GG*, Romero PA, Szablowski JO, Kster B, Shah A, Otey CR, Langer R, Arnold FH and Jasanoff A. Directed evolution of a magnetic resonance imaging contrast agent for noninvasive imaging of dopamine. Nat. Biotechnol. (2010) 28, 264-272. [PubMed] [pdf]