Hot off the press: new article from the group

Hot off the press! New article from the group: Parametrizing the exposure of superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles in cell cultures at different in vitro environments. We congratulate the authors Maria Milla, Si-Ming Yu and  Anna Laromaine for this publication in Continue reading Hot off the press: new article from the group

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

Laura González will defend her Doctoral Thesis on Friday, December 16th at 12 pm at ICMAB

This Friday 16th of December Laura González is going to defend her Doctoral Thesis entitled “Evaluating inorganic nanoparticles in the living organism Caenorhabditis elegans”, supervised by Dr. Anna Laromaine and Dr. Anna Roig.  Abstract: In this thesis, we have used the simple model Continue reading Laura González will defend her Doctoral Thesis on Friday, December 16th at 12 pm at ICMAB

Good news! Miquel Torras has secured a Severo Ochoa Grant for his Master’s Research at ICMAB within the N&N Group!

Miquel Torras, Master Student, coursing “MSc. Applied Materials Chemistry” at Universitat de Barcelona, has secured one of the competitive Severo Ochoa Grants to conduct his research at the ICMAB-CSIC, within the N&N Group!  Miquel will work on magneto-plasmonic nanostructures, following the Continue reading Good news! Miquel Torras has secured a Severo Ochoa Grant for his Master’s Research at ICMAB within the N&N Group!

Congratulations to Elisa Carenza for the Extraordinay PhD Award!

We congratulate Elisa Carenza, who has been awarded with the Extraordinary PhD Award (Premi Extraordinari de Doctorat) for her thesis entitled “Engineering iron oxide nanoparticles for angiogenic therapies“.  Elisa carried out her PhD here at ICMAB, within the N&N Group, and in Continue reading Congratulations to Elisa Carenza for the Extraordinay PhD Award!

Anna Roig at the HINT COST Action Final Meeting in Aveiro, Portugal

The Final Meeting of the COST Action on Hybrid Interfaces (HINT) will take place on October 10-12, 2016, at the Reitoria building of the University of Aveiro, Portugal. The meeting aims at sharing the learned lessons on design, control, and dynamics of Continue reading Anna Roig at the HINT COST Action Final Meeting in Aveiro, Portugal

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!

Anna Roig at the Faraday Discussions Conference in Glasgow

Anna Roig will present the work “Gold nanotriangles decorated with superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles: a compositional and microstructural study” (Jordan A. Hachtel, Siming Yu, Andrew R. Lupini, Sokrates T. Pantelides, Marti Gich, Anna Laromaine and Anna Roig) at the Faraday Discussions Continue reading Anna Roig at the Faraday Discussions Conference in Glasgow

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!