Anna Roig has been part of a thesis committee in San Sebastián

Last 11th Decembre 2018 Anna Roig travelled to San Sebastián to be part of a PhD thesis committee. The research “Radiolabelling and preclinical evaluation of nanoparticles as drug delivery systems: Application to infectious pulmonary diseases” was defended by Unai Cossió, who was supervised by Jordi Llop and Iraida Loinaz. This work has been performed in Continue reading Anna Roig has been part of a thesis committee in San Sebastián

Book chapter: What We Learned From Caenorhabditis elegans and Hydra vulgaris

6th of December 2018 the first edition of the book entitled “Nanomaterials for Magnetic and Optical Hyperthermia Applications” was published by Elsevier. This book focuses on the design, fabrication and characterization of nanomaterials for in vitro and in applications. Anna Laromaine, researcher at the N&N group, and Laura González-Moragas, graduated PhD student at Continue reading Book chapter: What We Learned From Caenorhabditis elegans and Hydra vulgaris

Hurray! Martí Gich awarded with a 2018 ERC Consolidator Grant

We are very excited to announce that the N&N researcher Martí Gich, has been awarded with a European Research Council (ERC) Consolidator Grant (CoG) for his project entitled “Ferrites-by-design for Millimeter-wave and Terahertz Technologies” (FeMiT). Martí Gich will carry out his project in the period 2019-2024 with a total Continue reading Hurray! Martí Gich awarded with a 2018 ERC Consolidator Grant

Irene Anton participated in the Nanobio&Med conference on Barcelona

From the 20th to the 22nd of November 2018 the PhD fellow Irene Anton attended to the NanoBio&Med conference organized at the Parc Científic of de Barcelona. This multidisciplinary congress was very useful to catch up with the recent advances in the rapidly evolving field of nanobiotechnology. Irene Continue reading Irene Anton participated in the Nanobio&Med conference on Barcelona

Hot off the press: published paper on Nanoscale!

The paper entitled “Nanoclusters of crystallographically aligned nanoparticles for magnetic thermotherapy: aqueous ferrofluid, agarose phantoms and ex vivo melanoma tumour assessment” has recently been published on the Nanoscale Journal. We congratulate Anna Roig and our collaborator Marcela Fernández for being authors of this nice study!   Abstract: Magnetic hyperthermia is an oncological therapy where Continue reading Hot off the press: published paper on Nanoscale!

Hot off the press: Published paper in Nature Communications!

We are happy to announce that last 1st of November 2018, the paper “Stability and nature of the volume collapse of ε-Fe2O3 under extreme conditions” was published on the journal Nature Communications. This study is co-authored by the permanent researcher at the Continue reading Hot off the press: Published paper in Nature Communications!

Best POLYMAR2018 oral presentation award for Sole Roig!

From the 8th to the 12th of October 2018 Sole Roig, PhD candidate at the N&N group, participated in the 2nd Conference in Polymer Science (POLYMAR) dedicated to biopolymers and taking place in a cruise through the Aegean sea. Her presentation Continue reading Best POLYMAR2018 oral presentation award for Sole Roig!

Anna Roig attended the 2018 Albus Scientific Awards Ceremony at Grifols

On 10th Otober 2018 Anna Roig attended the 2018 Albus Scientific Awards Ceremony at Grifols headquarters in Sant Cugat. As one of the two awardees of the 2017 edition, she presented the results on the Albumin-iron oxide nanocages project. Carlos Moya is the post-doc working in this project. This year’s award recipients are:   Paolo Caraceni, MD, Continue reading Anna Roig attended the 2018 Albus Scientific Awards Ceremony at Grifols

Do you want to do you PhD at the N&N group?

The call for the PhD grants form the Spanish Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities “FORMACIÓN DE PROFESORADO UNIVERSITARIO (FPU) 2018” is now open. If you are a highly motivated student with a strong background in chemistry/physics do not hesitate to contact us (alaromaine@icmab.es)! The N&N group Continue reading Do you want to do you PhD at the N&N group?