Lab news


Filipe passes his viva examination

Congratulations to Dr Filipe Rodrigues for his successful viva examination!


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.


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.


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.



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.



Nanomedicine Lab is hosting ACS on campus in this October

We’re hosting ACS on campus, where editors and scientists will be speaking about publishing and careers, with a keynote lecture from Prof. Weiss, editor-in-chief of acsnano and poster session.


Alfredo delivers Keynote during Surface Science Symposium in France

Dr Alfredo Gravagnuolo, postdoctoral researcher in the 2D-Health project presented his work regarding the properties of graphene oxide and other high-surface two-dimensional nanomaterials at the 3rd European Symposium on Surface Science, Nice, France on 17th Oct. 2018.


Two new PDRAs are joining our lab today

A warm welcome to Dr Eszter Kormann and Dr Thomas Loret


Paul and Dhifaf lead a tour of facilities for their 2D-Health colleagues

As part of the 2D health programme, Paul and Dhifaf led their colleagues on a tour of our preclinical and imaging research facilities to show their colleague engineers and chemists how animal research is conducted.



Nanomedicine Lab members participate at You Have Been Upgraded!

Seven members of the Nanomedicine Lab showcased the work of the group at the You Have Been Upgraded! event as part of the Manchester Science Festival. Surrounded by artists, tattooists, a live DJ and a packed museum, it was an interesting experience to discuss the research to a new audience.