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Organotin dyes bearing anionic boron clusters as cell-staining fluorescent probes

Organotin dyes bearing anionic boron clusters as cell-staining fluorescent probes J. Cabrera-González, B. M. Muñoz-Flores, C. Viñas, A. Chávez-Reyes, H. V. Rasika Dias, V. M. Jiménez-Pérez, R. Núñez, Chem. Eur J., 2018, DOI: 10.1002/chem.201705804.

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Spring Group Excursion

We enjoyed a walk through the Collserola park and then we did a barbacue, including calçots.

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Desena Trobada de Joves Investigadors

The Tenth Meeting for Young Researchers from Catalan Countries took place last 29-30th January 2018 at Barcelona. We presented 5 oral presentations:   – Mahdi Chaari: “Nous compostos basats en clústers de bor aniònics i bodipy per seguiment cel·lular i … Continue reading

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A Potential Drugs for Glioma Treatment that Incorporates a 3D-Aromatic-Boron-Rich-Cluster

Discovery of Potent EGFR Inhibitors through the Incorporation of a 3D-Aromatic-Boron-Rich-Cluster into the 4-Anilinoquinazoline Scaffold: Potential Drugs for Glioma Treatment M. Couto, M. Fernanda Garca, C. Alamn, M. Cabrera, P. Cabral, A. Merlino, F. Teixidor, H. Cerecetto, C. Viñas, Chem. … Continue reading

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We have reached 5000 publications!

This week ICMAB has reached the fantastic number of 5000 published papers written by its researchers!

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Congratullation to Ines for her PhD!!!

On 25th November 2017, Ines Bennour defended her PhD entitled: “Synthesis of new polybranches carborane macromolecules aiming to medicine and biomaterials applications”. The act took place at the Science Faculty of Sfax University (Tunez) and she was given the maximun … Continue reading

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Tailored metallacarboranes as mediators for boosting the stability of carbon-based aqueous supercapacitors

Tailored metallacarboranes as mediators for boosting the stability of carbon-based aqueous supercapacitors R. Ruiz-Rosas,  I. Fuentes,  C. Viñas,  F. Teixidor,  E. Morallón,  D. Cazorla-Amorós, Sustainable Energy Fuels, 2017, DOI: 10.1039/c7se00503b.  

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Ion Transport across Biological Membranes by Carborane-Capped Gold Nanoparticles

Ion Transport across Biological Membranes by Carborane-Capped Gold Nanoparticles Marcin P. Grzelczak, Stephen P. Danks, Robert C. Klipp, Domagoj Belic, Adnana Zaulet, Casper Kunstmann-Olsen, Dan F. Bradley, Tatsuya Tsukuda, Clara Viñas, Francesc Teixidor, Jonathan J. Abramson, and Mathias Brust, ACS … Continue reading

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Biomimetic Inspired Core–Canopy Quantum Dots: Ions Trapped in Voids Induce Kinetic Fluorescence Switching

Biomimetic Inspired Core–Canopy Quantum Dots: Ions Trapped in Voids Induce Kinetic Fluorescence Switching Arpita Saha, Elena Oleshkevich, Clara Vinas, and Francesc Teixidor, Adv. Mater. 2017, DOI: 10.1002/adma.201704238.

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Enhanced conductivity of sodium versus lithium salts measured by impedance spectroscopy. Sodium cobaltacarboranes as electrolytes of choice

Enhanced conductivity of sodium versus lithium salts measured by impedance spectroscopy. Sodium cobaltacarboranes as electrolytes of choice Isabel Fuentes, Andreu Andrio, Francesc Teixidor, Clara Viñas, Vicente Compañ, Phys.Chem.Chem.Phys., 2017, 19, 15177-15186.

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