NANOSTEM-NanoCarb Joint Training School

On the 3rd and 4th September, NanoCarb ESRs attended an online training on paper and PhD thesis writing together with NANOSTEM ESRs. Currently in its third year, the NANOSTEM ETN project, coordinated by the Queen Mary University London, trains 14 ESRs in polymer chemistry and materials science, cell biology, pharmacology, neuroscience, nanobiotechnology and clinical sciences … Read more

Panagiotis awarded at the Macro group UK’s Young Researchers Meeting

Panagiotis G. Georgiou (ESR 3) has been awarded a prize at the Macro group UK’s Young Researchers Meeting for his poster presentation titled “New Nanomaterial Design Principles for Biomimics“. Panagiotis is an Early Stage Researcher from the Gibson Group at the University of Warwick. His research work at NanoCarb focuses on the development of Glyco-Nanoparticle Libraries based … Read more

New publication in Materials Horizon

The paper “Ice recrystallisation inhibiting polymer nano-objects via saline-tolerant polymerisation-induced self-assembly” by Panagiotis Georgiou (ESR 3, University of Warwick⁩) has been published in Materials Horizon. The manuscript describes the process to make saline-tolerant polymer nanomaterials that can be used as ice inhibitors via polymerisation-induced self-assembly.

Midatech ESRs at the 3rD Glycobasque Meeting in Bilbao, Spain

Avelino (ESR 12) and Patricia (ESR 5) from Midatech Pharma Spain have presented a poster on the synthesis and characterization of Ultra-Small Gold Nanoparticles at the 3rD Glycobasque Meeting in Bilbao, ES, held on March 12-13 2020. You can find Avelino and Patricia’s poster in the Dissemination section.

NanoCarb at the DIATECH 2020 in Leuven, Belgium

Our ESR Alessia Pancaro from the Flemish institute for technological research (VITO) presented her work at the 2nd Edition of European Conference on Novel Technologies ​​​​​​for In Vitro Diagnostics (DIATECH2020), which took place from the 25th to the 27th January 2020 at KU Lueven, in Belgium. The conference offered discussion and networking opportunities for experts in the field of … Read more

First poster presentation at bioMAPP19 in Bilbao, Spain

Our ESR Riccardo Rovina from CICbiomaGUNE attended the 3rd Biennial Young Researchers Workshop on Biomaterials and Applications (bioMAPP19) held in Bilbao on the 4th and 5th of December 2019. The workshop takes place every two years in differents Spanish cities. The conference focuses on biofunctional materials, biosurfaces, molecular imaging, therapy, diagnostics, sensing and catalysis. Many … Read more

First NanoCarb paper published in J. Mater. Chem

The first NanoCarb paper – “Tuning aggregative versus non-aggregative lectin binding with glycosylated nanoparticles by the nature of the polymer ligand” by Panagiotis Georgiou (ESR 3) from the Gibson group in the University of Warwick – has been published on the Journal of Material Chemistry B. This manuscript explores how polymeric linkers, with glycans at one end, … Read more