Postdoctoral Work


Subsecond-Resolved Molecular Measurements in the Living Body Using Chronoamperometrically Interrogated Aptamer-Based Sensors. Arroyo-Curras, N.; Dauphin-Ducharme, P.; Ortega, G.; Ploense, K. L.; Kippin, T. E.; Plaxco, K. W.; ACS Sensors, 2017, DOI: 10.1021/acssensors.7b00787. [Link]

High Surface Area Electrodes Generated via Electrochemical Roughening Improve the Signaling of Electrochemical Aptamer-based Biosensors. Arroyo-Curras, N.; Scida, K.; Ploense, K. L.; Kippin, T. E.; Plaxco, K. W.; Anal. Chem., 2017, DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.7b02830. [Link]

A Simulation-Based Approach to Determining Electron Transfer Rates using Square-Wave Voltammetry. Dauphin-Ducharme, P.; Arroyo-Currás, N.; Kurnik, M.; Ortega, G.; Li, H.; Plaxco, K. W.; Langmuir, 2017, DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b00359.[Link]

A Biomimetic Phosphatidylcholine-Terminated Monolayer Greatly Improves the In Vivo Performance of Electrochemical Aptamer-Based Sensors. Li, H.; Dauphin-Ducharme, P.; Arroyo-Currás, N.; Tran, C. H.; Vieira, P. A.; Li, S.; Shin, C.; Somerson, J.; Kippin, T. E.; Plaxco, K. W.; Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl., 2017, DOI:10.1002/anie.201700748.[Link]

Real-time measurement of small molecules directly in awake, ambulatory animals. Arroyo-Currás, N.; Somerson, J.; Vieira, P. A.; Ploense, K. L.; Kippin, T. E.; Plaxco, K. W.; PNAS, 2017, DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1613458114.[Link]

Dual-reporter drift correction to enhance the performance of electrochemical aptamer-based sensors in whole blood. Li, H.; Arroyo-Curras, N.; Kang, D.; Ricci, F.; Plaxco, K.W.; JACS2016, DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b08671.[Link]

Transdermal analyte sensing device. Lansdorp, B.; Strenk, E.; Arroyo-Currás, N.; Imberman, D. U.S. Patent US20160338627 A1 (2016).[Link]


Graduate School

Nanometer Scale Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy Instrumentation. Kim, J.; Renault, C.; Nioradze, N.; Arroyo-Currás, N.; Leonard, K.C.; Bard, A.J.; Anal. Chem.2016, DOI:10.1021/acs.analchem.6b03024.[Link]

Electrocatalytic Activity of Individual Pt Nanoparticles Studied by Nanoscale Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy. Kim, J.; Renault, C.; Nioradze, N.; Arroyo-Currás, N.; Leonard, K.C.; Bard, A.J.; Anal. Chem.2016, DOI:10.1021/jacs.6b03980.[Link]

Chemical Characteristics of the Products of the Complexation Reaction Between Copper(II) and a Tetra-Aza Macrocycle in the Presence of Chloride Ions. Lincoln, K. M.; Arroyo-Currás, N.; Johnston, H. M.; Hayden, T. D.; Pierce, B. S.; Bhuvanesh, N.; Green, K. N.; J. Coord. Chem.2015, DOI:10.1080/00958972.2015.1068935.[Link]

A Redox Flow Battery that Uses Complexes of Cobalt and Iron with Amino-Alcohol Ligands in Alkaline Electrolytes to Store Electrical Energy. Bard, A. J.; Arroyo-Currás, N.; U.S. Patent, PCT Int. App. WO 2015054260 A2 (2015).[Link]

Iridium Oxidation as Observed by Surface Interrogation Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy. Arroyo-Currás, N.; Bard, A. J.; J. Phys. Chem. C2015119, 8147-8154.[Link]

Development of an Alkaline Redox Flow Battery: From Fundamentals to Benchtop Prototype. Arroyo-Currás, N.; Ph.D. Dissertation, The University of Texas at Austin, June 2015.[Link]

An Alkaline Flow Battery Based on the Coordination Chemistry of Iron and Cobalt. Arroyo-Currás, N.; Hall, J.W.; Dick, J.E.; Jones, R.A.; Bard, A.J.; J. Electrochem. Soc., 2015, 162, A378-A383.[PDF]

Biodegradable Electroactive Polymers for Electrochemically-Triggered Drug Delivery. Hardy, J.G.; Mouser, D.J.; Arroyo-Currás, N.; Geissler, S.; Chow, J.K.; Nguy, L.; Kim, J.M.; Schmidt, C.E.; J. Mater. Chem. B, 2014, 2, 6809-6822.[PDF]

Electrochemical Monitoring of TiO2 Atomic Layer Deposition by Chronoamperometry and Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy. Satpati, A.K.; Arroyo-Currás, N.; Li, J.; Yu, E.T.; Bard, A.J.; Chem. Mater., 2013, 25, 4165-4172.[PDF]

Achieving Nanometer Scale Tip-to-Substrate Gaps with Micrometer-Size Ultramicroelectrodes in Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy. Shen, M.; Arroyo-Currás, N.; Bard, A.J.; Anal. Chem., 2011, 83, 9082-9085.[PDF]


Undergraduate School

Substituent Inductive Effects on the Electrochemical Oxidation of Flavonoids Studied by Square Wave Voltammetry and Ab Initio Calculations. Arroyo-Currás, N.; Rosas-García, V.M.; Videa, M.; Molecules, 2016, DOI:10.3390/molecules21111422.[PDF]

Comparative Evaluation of a Modified Acetic Method for Extraction of Antioxidant Compounds from Black Beans (Phaseolus vulgaris). Islas, J.F.; Dávalos-Balderas, A.J.; Arroyo-Currás, N.; Cano, B.G.; Galindo-Jacobo, P.; Guajardo-Salinas, G.; Gaytan-Ramos, A., Moreno-Cuevas, J.E.; Food and Nutr. Sci., 2012, 3, 348-353.[PDF]

Electrochemical Study of Flavonoids in Acetonitrile: Structure-Activity Relationships. Arroyo-Currás, N.; Videa, M.F.; ECS Trans., 2010, 29, 349-359.[PDF]

Sistema Aprótico para el Estudio Voltamperométrico de Polifenoles: Actividad Antioxidante vs. Conducta Electroquímica. Arroyo-Currás, N.; B.S. Dissertation, ITESM Campus Monterrey, 2009.[PDF]

Black Bean Extract Ameliorates Liver Fibrosis in Rats with CCl4-induced injury. López-Reyes, A.G.; Arroyo-Currás, N.; Cano, B.G.; Lara-Díaz, V.J.; Guajardo-Salinas, G.E.; Islas, J.F.; Morales-Oyarvide, V.; Morales-Garza, L.A.; Galvez-Gastelum, F.J.; Grijalva, G.; Moreno-Cuevas, J.E.; Ann. Hepatol., 2008, 7, 130-135.[PDF]

Effects of Bone Marrow Cell Transplant on Thyroid Function in an I131-induced low T4 and elevated TSH rat model. Guajardo-Salinas, G.E.; Carvajal, J.A.; Gaytan-Ramos, A.A.; Arroyo, L.; López-Reyes, A.G.; Islas, J.F.; Cano, B.G.; Arroyo-Currás, N.; Dávalos, A.; Madrid, G.; Moreno-Cuevas, J.E.; J. Negat. Results Biomed.; 2007, 6, 1-8.[PDF]