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

Anna Roig gets an Albus Grifols Scientific Award!

Good news! Anna Roig has been awarded with the Albus Award 2017, one of the Scientific Awards offered by Grifols, the pharmaceutical and chemical multinational company. The Award consists of 50,000 € to carry out the project “Albumin-iron oxide nanocages”.  The Albus Program is an annual international award focused on innovative ideas related Continue reading Anna Roig gets an Albus Grifols Scientific Award!

Anna Laromaine and Zhongrui Luo participate in the VI Spanish Worm Meeting in Valencia

Anna and Luo will attend on 9th-10th March the VI Spanish Worm Meeting in Valencia (Spain).  Anna will give the talk on “Evaluation of albumin pre-coated SPIONS in cell culture and C. elegans“ on Friday, 10th March, at 9 am.  Continue reading Anna Laromaine and Zhongrui Luo participate in the VI Spanish Worm Meeting in Valencia

Hot off the press: New article accepted in Acta Biomaterialia!

The article “Bio-identity and fate of albumin-coated SPIONs evaluated in cells and by the C. elegans model” (Si-Ming Yu, Laura González-Moragas, Maria Milla, Androniki Kolovou, Rachel Santarella-Mellwig, Yannick Schwab, Anna Laromaine, Anna Roig) is now published online in Acta Biomaterialia at: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S174270611630349X. doi:10.1016/j.actbio.2016.07.024. Abstract: Nanoparticles, whose surface adsorbs proteins in Continue reading Hot off the press: New article accepted in Acta Biomaterialia!

Hot off the press at Nanoscale!

Albumin-coated SPIONs: An experimental and theoretical evaluation of protein conformation, binding affinity, and competition with serum proteins, by Siming Yu, Alex Perálvarez-Marín, Caterina Minelli, Jordi Faraudo, Anna Roig* and Anna Laromaine*, has just been accepted for publication in Nanoscale, DOI: 10.1039/C6NR01732K. Among Continue reading Hot off the press at Nanoscale!