UQ eSpace List of Publications Professor Mark Kendall

UQ eSpace List of Publications Dr Germain Fernando

UQ eSpace List of Publications Dr Michael Crichton

UQ eSpace List of Publications Dr Alexandra (Sandra) Depelsenaire

UQ eSpace List of Publications Dr Jocob Coffey


Group Publications


Ng H, Fernando, GJP, Depelsenaire ACI, Kendall, MAF. (2016) “Potent response of QS-21 as a vaccine adjuvant in the skin when delivered with the Nanopatch, resulted in adjuvant dose sparing” Scientific Reports. DOI: 10.1038/srep29368

Fernando GJP, Zhang J, Ng H, Haigh OL, Yukiko SR, Kendall MAF. (2016)  Influenza nucleoprotein DNA vaccination by a skin targeted, dry coated, densely packed microprojection array (Nanopatch) induces potent antibody and CD8+ T cell responses. Journal of Controlled Release. DOI: 10.1016/j.conrel.2016.06.045

Crichton ML, Muller D, Depelsenaire A, Pearson F, Wei J, Coffey J, Zhang J, Fernando G, Kendall M. (2016)  “The changing shape of vaccination: improving immune responses through geometrical variations of a microdevice for immunization”, Scientific Reports. DOI: 10.1038/srep27217


Raphael, AP, Crichton, ML, Falconer, RJ, Meliga, S, Chen, X, Fernando, GJP, Huang, H, Kendall, MAF. (2016),

“Formulations for microprojection/ microneedle vaccine delivery: structure, strength and release profiles” Journal of Controlled Release”. DOI:10.1016/j.jconrel.2016.01.027

Coffey, JW, Meliga, SC, Corrie, SR, Kendall, MAF. (2016). “Dynamic application of microprojection arrays to skin induces circulating protein extravasation for enhanced biomarker capture and detection”. Biomaterials. DOI: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2016.01.015

Crichton, ML, Archer-Jones, C, Meliga, S, Edwards, G, Martin, D, Huang, H, Kendall, MAF. (2016). “Characterising the material properties at the interface between skin and a skin vaccination microprojection device”. Acta Biomaterialia. DOI: 10.1016/j.actbio.2016.02.039

Muller, DA, Pearson, FE, Fernando, G.P, Agyei-Yeboah, C, Owens, NS, Corrie, SR, Crichton, ML, Wei, CJC, Weldon, WC, Oberste, MS, Young, PR, Kendall, MAF. (2016). “Inactivated poliovirus type 2 vaccine delivered to rat skin via high density microprojection array elicits potent neutralising antibody responses”. Scientific Reports. DOI: 10.1038/srep22094

2013 -2015

Corrie SR, Coffey JW, Islam J, Markey KA, Kendall MAF. (2015) “Blood, sweat, and tears: developing clinically relevant protein biosensors for integrated body fluid analysis”. Analyst. DOI: 10.1039/c5an00464k

Robinson KJ, Coffey JW, Muller DA, Young PR, Kendall MA, Thurecht, KJ, Grondahl, L, Corrie, SR. (2015) “Comparison between polyethylene glycol and zwitterionic polymers as antifouling coatings on wearable devices for selective antigen capture from biological tissue”. Biointerphases. DOI: 10.1116/1.4932055

Pearson FE, Muller DA, Roalfe L, Zancolli M, Goldblatt D, Kendall MA. (2015) “Functional anti-polysaccharide IgG titres induced by unadjuvanted pneumococcal-conjugate vaccine when delivered by microprojection-based skin patch”. Vaccine. DOI: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2015.10.081

Lee KT, Muller D, Coffey JW, McCarthy JS, Kendall MAF, Corrie SR. (2014) “Capture of the circulating Plasmodium falciparum biomarker HRP2 in a multiplexed format, via a wearable skin patch”. Analytical Chemistry, 86 20: 10474-10483. DOI:10.1021/ac5031682

McNeilly CL, Crichton ML, Primiero CA, Frazer IH, Roberts MS, Kendall MAF. (2014) “Microprojection arrays to immunise at mucosal surfaces”. Journal of Controlled Release, 196; 252-260; DOI: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2014.09.028


Haigh O, Depelsenaire ACI, Meliga SC, Yukiko SR, McMillan NAJ, Frazer IH, Kendall MAF. (2014)

“CXCL1 gene silencing in skin using liposome-encapsulated siRNA delivered by microprojection array”. Journal of Controlled Release. DOI:10.1016/j.jconrel.2014.08.021

Depelsenaire ACI, Meliga SC, McNeilly CL, Pearson FE, Coffey JW, Flaim CJ, Haigh OL, Frazer IH, Kendall MAF. (2014) “Co-localization of cell death with antigen deposition in skin enhances vaccine immunogenicity”. Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 134 9: 2361-2370. DOI:10.1038/jid.2014.174

Yeow B, Coffey JW, Muller DA, Grøndahl L, Kendall MAF, Corrie SR. (2013) “Surface Modification and Characterization of Polycarbonate Microdevices for Capture of Circulating Biomarkers, Both in Vitro and in Vivo”. Analytical Chemistry. DOI10.1021/ac402942x

Coffey JW, Corrie SR, Kendall MAF. (2013) “Early circulating biomarker detection using a wearable microprojection array skin patch”, Biomaterials, DOI: 34(37): 9572-9583

Pearson F, McNeilly CL, Crichton ML, Primiero CA, Yukiko SR, Fernando GJP, Chen X, Gilbert SC, Hill AVS, Kendall, MAF. (2013) “Dry-coated live viral vector vaccines delivered by Nanopatch microprojectsion retain long-term thermostability and induce transgene-specific T cell responses in mice”. PloS One DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0067888

Meliga SC, Flaim C, Veidt M, Kendall MAF. (2013) “The mechanical stress caused by micro-projection arrays penetrating the skin for vaccine delivery”, Australian Journal of Multi-Disciplinary Engineering. DOI: 10.7158/N13-AC06.2013.10.2

Raphael AP, Meliga SC, Chen X, Fernando, GJP,  Flaim, C, Kendall, MAF. (2013)   Depth-resolved characterization of diffusion properties within and across minimally-perturbed skin layers. The Journal of Controlled Release. DOI: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2012.12.010

Crichton ML, Chen X, Huang H, Kendall MAF. (2013) “Elastic modulus and viscoelastic properties of full thickness skin characterized at micro scales”. Biomaterials. DOI:10.1016/j.biomaterials.2012.11.035

2008 - 2012

S Corrie, A Depelsenaire, MAF Kendall. (2012). “Introducing the Nanopatch: A skin-based, needle-free vaccine delivery system”. Invited Review article. Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (Australian Biochemist). 

Kendall MAF. (2012). “Vaccinating against influenza in children without needles:  A new initiative”.  Journal of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. DOI: 10.3233/JPI-120349

Roberts M, Kendall MAF. (in press).  Needle-free delivery. Chapter in Topical and Transdermal Drug Delivery. Due to be published in 2012. Published by John Wiley & Son. Editor: H.A.E. Benson.

Ng H, Fernando GJP, Kendall MAF. (2012) Induction of potent CD8+ T cell responses through the delivery of subunit protein vaccines to skin antigen-presenting cells using densely packed microprojection arrays. Journal of Controlled Release, 162(3), 477-484. doi: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2012.07.024

Bhargav A, Muller DA, Kendall MAF, Corrie SR. (2012) Surface modifications of microprojection arrays for improved biomarker capture in the skin of live mice. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 4 5: 2483-2489. DOI:10.1021/am3001727

Fernando, GJP, Chen X, Primero CA, Yukiko SR, Fairmaid EJ, Corbett HJ, Frazer IH, Brown LE, Kendall MA F. (2012) Nanopatch targeted delivery of both antigen and adjuvant to skin synergistically drives enhanced antibody responses. Journal of Controlled Release. doi.org/10.1016/j.jconrel.2012.01.030  

Muller DA, Corrie SR, Coffey J, Young PR, Kendall MAF. (2012) Surface modified microprojection arrays for the selective extraction of the dengue virus NS1 protein as a marker for disease. Analytical Chemistry. doi:10.1021/ac2034387

Prow T, Monteiro-Riviere NA, Inman AO, Grice JE, Chen X, Zhao X, Sanchez WH, Gierden A, Kendall MAF, Zvyagin AV, Erdmann D, Rivierer JE, Roberts MS. (2012) Quantum dot penetration into viable human skin. Nanotoxicology, 6 2: 173-185. doi:10.3109/17435390.2011.569092

Chen X, Fernando GJP, Raphael AP, Yukiko SR, Fairmaid EJ, Primiero CA, Frazer IH, Brown LE, Kendall MAF. (2012) Rapid kinetics to peak serum antibodies is achieved following influenza vaccination by dry-coated densely packed microprojections to skin. Journal of Controlled Release, 158 1: 78-84. doi:org/10.1016/j.jconrel.2011.10.026

Jenkins D, Corrie S, Flaim C, Kendall MAF (2012) High density and high aspect ratio solid micro-nanoprojection arrays for targeted skin vaccine delivery and specific antibody extraction. RSC Advances, 2 8: 3490-3495. doi: 10.1039/C2RA20153D 

Quinlan NJ, Thorpe SJ, Ainsworth RW, Kendall MAF, Bellhouse BJ. (2012). Transient flow measurements in the start-up of a supersonic particle jet with Doppler Global Velocimetry. In The gas dynamics gallery – A pictorial guide to compressible flows 1st ed. (pp. 1-20) in press: In press.

Grice JE, Prow TW, Kendall MAF, Roberts MS. (2012). Electrical and physical methods of skin penetration enhancement. In Heather A. E. Benson and Adam C. Watkinson (Ed.), Topical and transdermal drug delivery: Principles and practice (pp. 43-65) Hoboken, NJ, United States: John Wiley & Sons. doi: 10.1002/9781118140505.ch3

Chen ACH, McNeilly C, Liu APY, Flaim CJ, Cuttle L, Kendall MAF, Kimble RM, Shimizu H, McMillan JR. (2011). Second harmonic generation and multiphoton microscopic detection of collagen without the need for species specific antibodies. Burnsdoi: 10:1016/j.burns.2011.03.013

Chen X, Fernando GJP, Crichton ML, Flaim C, Yukiko SR, Fairmaid EJ, Corbett HJ, Primiero CA, Ansaldo AB, Frazer IH, Brown LE, Kendall, MAF. (2011). Improving the reach of vaccines to low-resource regions, with a needle-free vaccine delivery device and long-term thermostabilization. Journal of Controlled Release, 152(3), 349-355. doi: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2011.02.026

Chen X, CorbettH, Yukiko SR, Raphael A, FernandoGJP, Fairmaid, EJ, Prow, TW, Brown, LE, Kendall MAF. (2011) Site-selectively coated, densely-packed microprojection array patches for targeted delivery of vaccines to skin. Advanced Functional Materials, 21(3), 464-473. doi:10.1002/adfm.201000966

Crichton ML, Donose BC, Chen X, Raphael A, Huang H, Kendall MAF. (2011) “The viscoelastic, hyperelsastic and scale dependent behaviour of freshly excised individual skin layers”. Biomaterials, 32(20), 4670-4681

Kendall, M.A.F. (in press). Transdermal and Topical Drug Delivery; Principles and Practice. 2011

Kendall, M.A.F. & Bellhouse, B.J. (in press) Schlieren Images of the structure of transient gas-particle flow within a supersonic nozzle. Chapter in The Gas Dynamics Gallery – A Pictorial Guide to Compressible Flows, to be published in 2011.

Roberts M and Kendall, M.A.F. (in press) Needle-free delivery. Chapter in Topical and Transdermal Drug Delivery. Due to be published in 2011.

Quinlan, N.J., Thorpe, S.J., Ainsworth, R.W., Kendall, M.A.F., Bellhouse, B.J. (in press) Transient flow measurements in the start-up of a supersonic particle jet with Doppler Global Velocimetry. Chapter in The Gas Dynamics Gallery – A Pictorial Guide to Compressible Flows, to be published in 2011. 

Chen X, Corbett H, Yukiko SR, Raphael A, Fernando GJP, Fairmaid, EJ, Prow, TW, Brown, LE, Kendall MAF.(2010). Site-selectively coated, densely-packed microprojection array patches for targeted delivery of vaccines to skin. Advanced Functional Materials. 21(3): 464-73. December 2010.

Chen X, Kask AS, Crichton ML, Kendall MAF. (2010). Improved DNA vaccination by skin-targeted delivery using dry-coated densely-packed microprojection arrays. Journal of Controlled Release. 148(3); 327-33. August 2010.

Corbett HJ, Fernando GJP, Chen X, Frazer IH, Kendall MAF. (2010). Skin Vaccination against Cervical Cancer Associated Human Papillomavirus with a Novel Micro-Projection Array in a Mouse Model. PLoS ONE5(10): e13460. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0013460. October 2010.

Corrie S, Fernando G, Crichton M, Brunck M, Anderson CD, Kendall, MAF. (2010). Surface-modified microprojection arrays for intradermal biomarker capture, with low non-specific protein binding. Lab on a Chip (Royal Society of Chemistry), 10, 2655-2658. Published: August 2010. [Featured in Highlights in Chemical Technology, October 2010]

Crichton ML, Ansaldo A, Chen X, Prow TW, Fernando GJP, Kendall MAF. (2010). The effect of strain rate on the precision of penetration of short densely-packed microprojection array patches coated with vaccine. Biomaterials. DOI: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2010.02.022

Fernando GJ, Chen X, Prow TW, Crichton ML, Fairmaid EJ, Roberts MS, Frazer IH, Brown LE, Kendall MAF. (2010). Potent immunity to low doses of influenza vaccine by probabilistic guided micro-targeted skin delivery in a mouse model.  PLoS ONE. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0010266.

Kask AS, Chen X, Marshal JO, Dong L, Saracino M, Chen D, Jarrahian C, Kendall MAF, Koelle DM. (2010). DNA vaccine delivery by densely-packed and short microprojection arrays to skin protects against vaginal HSV-2 challenge. Vaccine. DOI: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2010.09.014.

Kendall MAF. (2010). Needle-free vaccine injection. Chapter in Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology – Novel Drug Delivery Approach. Drug Delivery; 197(2), 193-219.

Prow TW, Chen X, Prow NA, Fernando GJ, Tan CS, Raphael AP, Chang D, Ruutu MP, Jenkins DW, Pyke A, Crichton ML, Raphaelli K, Goh LY, Frazer IH, Roberts MS, Gardner J, Khromykh AA, Suhrbier A, Hall RA, Kendall MAF. (2010). Nanopatch-targeted skin vaccination against West Nile Virus and Chikungunya virus in mice. Small. DOI: 1002/small.201000331.


Quinlan NJ, Thorpe SJ, Ainsworth RW, Kendall MAF, Bellhouse BJ. (in press) Transient flow measurements in the start-up of a supersonic particle jet with Doppler Global Velocimetry. Chapter in The Gas Dynamics Gallery – A Pictorial Guide to Compressible Flows, published in 2010.

Raphael AP, Prow TW, Crichton ML, Chen X, Fernando GJP, Kendall MAF. (2010). Targeted, needle-free vaccinations in skin using multilayered, densely-packed dissolving microprojection arrays. Small. DOI: 10.1002/small.201000326

Ruutu MP, Chen X, Joshi O, Kendall MAF, Frazer IH (2010). Increasing mechanical stimulus induces migration of Langerhans cells and impairs the immune response to intracutaneously delivered antigen. Experimental Dermatology. DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0625.2010.01234.x

Chen X, Prow TW, Crichton ML, Jenkins DW, Roberts MS, Frazer IH, Fernando GJ, Kendall MAF. (2009). Dry-coated microprojection array patches for targeted delivery of immunotherapeutics to the skin. Journal of Controlled Release. DOI: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2009.06.029 [Front Cover Feature; selected by Editor March 2010]. 

Kendall MAF. (2009). Nanopatches for Targeted Vaccine Delivery to Skin. Plenary lecture, NANOMEDICINE 2009, Nanotechnology Applications in Medicine, 13th February 2009, Crowne Plaza, Coogee Beach, Sydney, Australia. 

Kendall MAF. (2008). Needle-free immunotherapeutics delivered to the skin. Chapter 10, Repair and Design of Physiological Systems, (pp 245-261), ISBN 978-184564-096-5, edited by Atherton M.A., Collins, M.W., and Dayer, M.J., WIT Press.

Kendall MAF. (2008). Biolistic and other needle-free delivery systems. Chapter 18, Gene and Cell Therapy: Therapeutic Mechanisms and Strategies 3rd Edition, ISBN 9780849387685, edited by Nancy Smyth Templeton.