The Spanish Association Against Cancer (AECC) and La Masía have presented today the initiative “Aceite de Oliva Solidario” (Solidarity Olive Oil). The goal of the challenge – which starts today and ends on October 19, World Day...Read more
Assessing the Immunosafety of Engineered Nanoparticles with a Novel in Vitro Model Based on Human Primary Monocytes.
Li Y, Italiani P, Casals E, Valkenborg D, Mertens I, Baggerman G, Nelissen I, Puntes VF, Boraschi D. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2016 , 8 (42), pp 28437–28447 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=27670583 Abstract The possibility that...Read more
Patarroyo J, Genç A, Arbiol J, Bastús NG, Puntes V. Chem Commun (Camb). 2016 Sep 21;52(73):10960-3. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=27498830 Abstract Green silver nanorods (Ag NRs) of a low aspect ratio (2.8) have been produced in high...Read more
Nacho is a 6-year-old child who was diagnosed when he was 3 with the Dent’s disease; a rare untreatable disease which may result in renal failure. Since the diagnosis, his parents have not stop to reverse this situation getting researchers...Read more
Characterization of the Biodistribution and Systemic Absorption of TT-173, a New Hemostatic Agent of Recombinant Human Tissue Factor, Using Radiolabeling with 18F.
Rojas S, Herance JR, Gispert JD, Arias B, Miquel I, López R, Sánchez P, Rincón E, Murat J Eur J Drug Metab Pharmacokinet. 2016 Aug 22. [Epub ahead of print] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=27550654 Abstract BACKGROUND AND...Read more
The objectives of ESNAM are to promote nanomedicine research and facilitate the exchange of knowledge among its members (currently, about 800 members). According to Dr. Simó Schwartz “the dissemination of specialized infrastructure in...Read more
The Vall d’Hebron Research Institute (VHIR) participated once again in the Science Festival, which this year has reached its 10th edition. Dr. Víctor Puntes, head of the group of Design and Pharmacodynamics of Nanoparticles, gave a talk...Read more
On Wednesday 15 June was held the Symposium on acquired spinal cord and brain injuries, in which have been presented the results of the 30 projects funded in the 2010 edition of the TV3 Marathon. Of these projects, three were carried out at the...Read more
The Association for Familial Hypomagnesemia donates once again 15000 € for the research of this disease
For the second year in a row, the Association for Information and Research of Familial Hipomagnesemia (Hipofam) has given 15000 euros to the research group on Renal Physiopathology of Vall d’hebron Research Institute (VHIR) to investigate...Read more
The Drug Delivery and Targeting group from the CIBBIM-Nanomedicine at VHIR, led by Dr. Simó Schwartz Jr., participates in a new European project, called NoCanTher, which aims to develop treatments with nanomedicine for pancreatic ductal...Read more
Conformational and functional variants of CD44-targeted protein nanoparticles bio-produced in bacteria
Pesarrodona M1, Fernández Y, Foradada L, Sánchez-Chardi A, Conchillo-Solé O, Unzueta U, Xu Z, Roldán M, Villegas S, Ferrer-Miralles N, Schwartz S Jr, Rinas U, Daura X, Abasolo I, Vázquez E, Villaverde A. Biofabrication. 2016 Apr 14;8(2):025001...Read more