Lab news

04/03/2019

Nanomedicine Lab bakes for Pancreatic Cancer UK!

Some Nanomedicine Lab members contributed in the bake sale fundraiser organised on the 4th March by our lovely colleague from the Division of Cardiovascular Sciences, Eliza Fotiou, for Pancreatic Cancer UK. We are so proud to be a tiny part of this huge effort!

01/03/2019

Livia presents at the National Graphene Institute

March debuted with Livia Crica presenting her latest research at the National Graphene Institute within the weekly Friday seminar. She focused on the in vivo interaction of graphene oxide sheets with biological fluids, her results raised both smiles and numerous questions amongst the graphene science audience, particularly Professor Geim!

25/02/2019

Chris passes his viva examination

Congratulations to Dr Chris Bullock for his successful viva examination!

15/02/2019

Brave new world? Graphene-based matrices in biomedical scaffolding

Julia Tesch shines a spotlight on Nanomedicine Lab current research work on the potential of graphene materials for the growth of human and other mammalian cells. Read more here

11/02/2019

Sinead and Dhifaf are featured as Women in Science

On 11 February, the United Nations and its partners worldwide celebrated women and girls in the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. We celebrated Dhifaf who specializes in the latest imaging techniques to reveal the pharmacology of new nanomedicines; and Sinead who models Parkinson’s disease in rats!

See more details here.

 

02/02/2019

Filipe passes his viva examination

Congratulations to Dr Filipe Rodrigues for his successful viva examination!

18/01/2019

Michelle presents poster at the Royal Society of Chemistry Symposium

Michelle presents poster at the Royal Society of Chemistry Symposium: Functionalising Solid Surfaces at Burlington house, London.

10/12/2018

Sinead interview on BBC about the uses of graphene in healthcare

Sinead was recently interviewed by BBC North West Tonight speaking about the uses of graphene in healthcare at the opening of the Graphene Engineering and Innovation Centre (GEIC) opened by HRH Prince Andrew, whom she met showcasing the work of the Nanomedicine Lab in utilising graphene for medicine. Our delegation included also Dhifaf, Sandra and Cyrill.

15/11/2018

Marilena, Kostas and Jeroen (Nanomedicine Lab Alumnus) are finalists of the ‘Accelerating your Healthcare Start Up’

In this intensive bootcamp, two-week programme organised by Vlerick and Imperial College Business Schools, seven teams explored business model design methodologies, presentation and pitching skills in Belgium.

 

13/11/2018

Cyrill speaks at the Breakthroughs in Healthcare Technologies Conference in London

Dr Bussy presented parts of the Nanomedicine Lab research on graphene for healthcare applications at the Breakthroughs in Healthcare Technologies Conference, Nov 8th 2018, organised by students of The London Interdisciplinary Doctoral Programme. http://lido-dtp.ac.uk/bht2018.html