A journal club series, not exclusively about nanotechnologies and engineering because you never know where the inspiration come from!

Hosted on Wednesdays at 9AM. If you want to be next or just attend email us!

Upcoming Guests

Shreya Goel, PhD

Research Investigator
Department of Cancer Systems Imaging
MD Anderson Cancer Center

New Directions in Personalized Nanomedicine: Perspectives from Molecular Imaging

To join us at 9AMon November 4th register here

Giulia Suarato, PhD

Postdoc
Smart Materials Groups
Translational Pharmacology Facility
Italian Institute of Technology
Genova (Italy)

Naturally-derived materials: towards sustainable alternatives for biomedical applications and industrial packaging

November 11th at 9AM

Alsya Affandi, PhD

Post-doctoral researcher
Dept. of Molecular Cell Biology & Immunology
Amsterdam UMC, VU University
The Netherlands

Nanovaccine delivery to human CD169+ antigen-presenting cells in healthy and cancer patients

November 18th at 9AM

Serena Duchi, BSc PhD

Research Fellow

Postdoctoral Researcher
Department of Surgery, University of Melbourne @ St. Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Biofab3D – ACMD @ St. Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science, Intelligent Polymer Research Institute, Innovation Campus, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW, Australia
National Research Council (CNR), Institute of Organic Synthesis and Photoreactivity (ISOF), Bologna, Italy

Biofabrication of human articular cartilage: a path towards the development of a clinical treatment

December 2nd at 4PM

Carmine Onofrillo, PhD

Postdoctoral Researcher
Department of Surgery, University of Melbourne @ St. Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Biofab3D – ACMD @ St. Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science, Intelligent Polymer Research Institute, Innovation Campus, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW, Australia

FLASH: Fluorescently Labelled Sensitive Hydrogel to monitor bioscaffolds degradation during neocartilage generation

December 9nd at 4PM

David Lagares, PhD
Assistant Professor of  Medicine | Harvard Medical School
Director Matrix and Mechanobiology Program | Massachusetts General Hospital
Center for Immunology and Inflammatory Diseases | Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Dec 16th at 9AM

Past Guests

Regulatory T Cell Immunotherapy in Solid Organ Transplantation

Laura Contreras-Ruiz, PhD
Staff Scientist
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Engineering of Living Materials

Sara Molinari, PhD
Post-doc Research Associate
Caroline Ajo-Franklin Lab
Rice University

Lysosomal lipolysis coordinates Caenorhabditis elegans longevity

Marzia Savini
Graduate Student
Dr. Meng Wang’s Lab
Department of Molecular and Human Genetics
Baylor College of Medicine

Clinical resistance to MEK+CDK4 inhibition

Gabriele Romano, PhD
Post Doctoral Researcher
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Mechanisms underlying microbial mediated changes in social behavior in a mouse models for Autism Spectrum Disorder

Martina Sgritta, PhD
Post Doc associate and Clinical Studies Coordinator assistant
Baylor College of Medicine

Disruptive functional genomics to improve cancer therapy

Alessandro Carugo, PhD
Group leader
FUNCTIONAL GENOMICS and INNOVATION BIOLOGY GROUP
at UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MD ANDERSON CANCER CENTER

How do nanoparticles enter solid tumours?

Shrey Sindhwani, PhD
University of Toronto
in the lab of Dr. Warren Chan

Mechanomimetic and Extracellular Matrix Modified Hydrogels for Tissue Engineering

Danielle Wu, PhD
Faculty member
Department of Diagnostic and Biomedical Sciences at UTHealth Science Center at Houston

PV windows for a sustainable future

Sergio Brovelli, PhD
Associate Professorship in Experimental Physics
Department of Materials Science of the University of Milano Bicocca, Italy

TFEB regulates murine liver cell fate during development and regeneration

Nunzia Pastore, PhD
Project Leader, pre-clinical studies
Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine (TIGEM), Italy

Peptide-based EphA2-receptor agonists as targeted drug delivery carriers: perspectives and challenges for therapeutic purposes

Riccardo Pracella, PhD  (Not Pictured)
from Dr. Elena Binda lab (pictured)
Laboratory Head
ISBReMIT- Institute for Stem-Cell Biology, Regenerative Medicine and Innovative Therapies
San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy