Skip to main content

Postdoctoral Programme in Bioengineering Excellence Scientific Training


Researcher Declaration - First call

Researcher Declaration to be submitted within 20 days of the start of the research training activities, one for each researcher

Inform Project officer on the publication of first call

Inform for each call the Project Officer by sending the link to the Euraxess website where the Call has been published

Inform Project officer on the publication of second call

Inform for each call the Project Officer by sending the link to the Euraxess website where the Call has been published

Searching for OpenAIRE data...


Electrochemical POC device for fast malaria quantitative diagnosis in whole blood by using magnetic beads, Poly-HRP and microfluidic paper electrodes.

Author(s): Gisela Ruiz-Vega; Kevin Arias-Alpízar; Erica de la Serna; Livia Neves Borgheti-Cardoso; Elena Sulleiro; Israel Molina; Xavier Fernàndez-Busquets; Adrián Sánchez-Montalvá; F. Javier del Campo; Eva Baldrich; Eva Baldrich
Published in: Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 1, 2019, ISSN 0956-5663
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.bios.2019.111925

Promising nanomaterials in the fight against malaria.

Author(s): Livia Neves Borgheti-Cardoso; María San Anselmo; Elena Lantero; Alexandre Lancelot; José Luis Serrano; Silvia Hernández-Ainsa; Xavier Fernàndez-Busquets; Teresa Sierra
Published in: Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 1, 2020, ISSN 2050-7518
Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry
DOI: 10.1039/d0tb01398f

Lipase‐Powered Mesoporous Silica Nanomotors for Triglyceride Degradation

Author(s): Wang, Lei; Hortelão, Ana C.; Huang, Xin; Sánchez, Samuel
Published in: Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 1, 2019, ISSN 1521-3773
Publisher: Wiley-VCH
DOI: 10.1002/ange.201900697

Spontaneous polarization and locomotion of an active particle with surface-mobile enzymes

Author(s): Marco De Corato; Ignacio Pagonabarraga; Loai K. E. A. Abdelmohsen; Samuel Sanchez; Marino Arroyo
Published in: Physical Review Fluids, 1, 2020, ISSN 2469-990X
Publisher: American Physical Society
DOI: 10.1103/physrevfluids.5.122001

Nanoscale Mapping of the Conductivity and Interfacial Capacitance of an Electrolyte‐Gated Organic Field‐Effect Transistor under Operation

Author(s): Adrica Kyndiah; Martí Checa; Francesca Leonardi; Ruben Millan-Solsona; Martina Di Muzio; Shubham Tanwar; Laura Fumagalli; Marta Mas-Torrent; Gabriel Gomila
Published in: Advanced Functional Materials, 1, 2020, ISSN 1616-3028
Publisher: Wiley-VCH Verlag
DOI: 10.1002/adfm.202008032

Recent Progress on Polysaccharide-Based Hydrogels for Controlled Delivery of Therapeutic Biomolecules

Author(s): M. Isabel Rial-Hermida; Ana Rey-Rico; Barbara Blanco-Fernandez; Natalia Carballo-Pedrares; Eimear M. Byrne; João F. Mano
Published in: ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering, 1, 2021, ISSN 2373-9878
Publisher: American Chemical Society
DOI: 10.1021/acsbiomaterials.0c01784

Bioelectronic Recordings of Cardiomyocytes with Accumulation Mode Electrolyte Gated Organic Field Effect Transistors.

Author(s): Adrica Kyndiah; Francesca Leonardi; Carolina Tarantino; Tobias Cramer; Ruben Millan-Solsona; Elena Garreta; Nuria Montserrat; Nuria Montserrat; Marta Mas-Torrent; Gabriel Gomila
Published in: Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 1, 2019, ISSN 0956-5663
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.bios.2019.111844

Utility of Galleria mellonella larvae for evaluating nanoparticle toxicology.

Author(s): Laura Moya-Andérico; Marija Vukomanović; Maria del Mar Cendra; Miriam Segura-Feliu; Vanessa Gil; José Antonio del Río; Eduard Torrents
Published in: Chemosphere, 1, 2020, ISSN 0045-6535
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2020.129235

Self-Propulsion of Active Colloids via Ion Release: Theory and Experiments

Author(s): Marco De Corato; Xavier Arqué; Tania Patiño; Marino Arroyo; Samuel Sanchez; Ignacio Pagonabarraga
Published in: Physical Review Letters, 1, 2020, ISSN 1079-7114
Publisher: American Physical Society.
DOI: 10.1103/physrevlett.124.108001

Modeling epigenetic modifications in renal development and disease with organoids and genome editing

Author(s): Carmen Hurtado del Pozo, Elena Garreta, Juan Carlos Izpisúa Belmonte, Nuria Montserrat
Published in: Disease Models & Mechanisms, 11/11, 2018, Page(s) dmm035048, ISSN 1754-8403
Publisher: The Company of Biologists Ltd.
DOI: 10.1242/dmm.035048

Fine tuning the extracellular environment accelerates the derivation of kidney organoids from human pluripotent stem cells

Author(s): Elena Garreta, Patricia Prado, Carolina Tarantino, Roger Oria, Lucia Fanlo, Elisa Martí, Dobryna Zalvidea, Xavier Trepat, Pere Roca-Cusachs, Aleix Gavaldà-Navarro, Luca Cozzuto, Josep M. Campistol, Juan Carlos Izpisúa Belmonte, Carmen Hurtado del Pozo, Nuria Montserrat
Published in: Nature Materials, feb, 2019, Page(s) 197, ISSN 1476-1122
Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
DOI: 10.1038/s41563-019-0287-6

Facile fabrication of mesoporous silica micro-jets with multi-functionalities

Author(s): D. Vilela, A. C. Hortelao, R. Balderas-Xicohténcatl, M. Hirscher, K. Hahn, X. Ma, S. Sánchez
Published in: Nanoscale, 9/37, 2017, Page(s) 13990-13997, ISSN 2040-3364
Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry
DOI: 10.1039/c7nr04527a

Antimalarial Activity of Orally Administered Curcumin Incorporated in Eudragit®-Containing Liposomes

Author(s): Elisabet Martí Coma-Cros, Arnau Biosca, Elena Lantero, Maria Manca, Carla Caddeo, Lucía Gutiérrez, Miriam Ramírez, Livia Borgheti-Cardoso, Maria Manconi, Xavier Fernàndez-Busquets
Published in: International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 19/5, 2018, Page(s) 1361, ISSN 1422-0067
Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI)
DOI: 10.3390/ijms19051361

Dynamic photopolymerization produces complex microstructures on hydrogels in a moldless approach to generate a 3D intestinal tissue model

Author(s): Albert G Castaño, María García-Díaz, Núria Torras, Gizem Altay, Jordi Comelles, Elena Martínez
Published in: Biofabrication, 11/2, 2019, Page(s) 025007, ISSN 1758-5090
Publisher: IOP Publishing
DOI: 10.1088/1758-5090/ab0478

Mimicking Epithelial Tissues in Three-Dimensional Cell Culture Models

Author(s): Núria Torras, María García-Díaz, Vanesa Fernández-Majada, Elena Martínez
Published in: Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology, 6, 2018, Page(s) 197, ISSN 2296-4185
Publisher: Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology
DOI: 10.3389/fbioe.2018.00197

Nanopatterns of Surface-Bound EphrinB1 Produce Multivalent Ligand–Receptor Interactions That Tune EphB2 Receptor Clustering

Author(s): Verónica Hortigüela, Enara Larrañaga, Francesco Cutrale, Anna Seriola, María García-Díaz, Anna Lagunas, Jordi Andilla, Pablo Loza-Alvarez, Josep Samitier, Samuel Ojosnegros, Elena Martínez
Published in: Nano Letters, 18/1, 2017, Page(s) 629-637, ISSN 1530-6984
Publisher: American Chemical Society
DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.7b04904

The role of mucus as an invisible cloak to transepithelial drug delivery by nanoparticles

Author(s): María García-Díaz, Ditlev Birch, Feng Wan, Hanne Mørck Nielsen
Published in: Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews, 124, 2018, Page(s) 107-124, ISSN 0169-409X
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.addr.2017.11.002

High time resolution and high signal-to-noise monitoring of the bacterial growth kinetics in the presence of plasmonic nanoparticles

Author(s): Marija Vukomanovic, Eduard Torrents
Published in: Journal of Nanobiotechnology, 17/1, 2019, Page(s) 21, ISSN 1477-3155
Publisher: BioMed Central
DOI: 10.1186/s12951-019-0459-1

Core–shell microspheres for the ultrafast degradation of estrogen hormone at neutral pH

Author(s): Katherine Villa, Jemish Parmar, Diana Vilela, Samuel Sánchez
Published in: RSC Advances, 8/11, 2018, Page(s) 5840-5847, ISSN 2046-2069
Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry
DOI: 10.1039/c7ra11705a

Medical Imaging for the Tracking of Micromotors

Author(s): Diana Vilela, Unai Cossío, Jemish Parmar, Angel M. Martínez-Villacorta, Vanessa Gómez-Vallejo, Jordi Llop, Samuel Sánchez
Published in: ACS Nano, 12/2, 2018, Page(s) 1220-1227, ISSN 1936-0851
Publisher: American Chemical Society
DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.7b07220

Metal-Oxide-Based Microjets for the Simultaneous Removal of Organic Pollutants and Heavy Metals

Author(s): Katherine Villa, Jemish Parmar, Diana Vilela, Samuel Sánchez
Published in: ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 10/24, 2018, Page(s) 20478-20486, ISSN 1944-8244
Publisher: American Chemical Society
DOI: 10.1021/acsami.8b04353

Micro- and Nanomotors as Active Environmental Microcleaners and Sensors

Author(s): Jemish Parmar, Diana Vilela, Katherine Villa, Joseph Wang, Samuel Sánchez
Published in: Journal of the American Chemical Society, 140/30, 2018, Page(s) 9317-9331, ISSN 0002-7863
Publisher: American Chemical Society
DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b05762

Platinum-free cobalt ferrite based micromotors for antibiotic removal

Author(s): Jemish Parmar, Katherine Villa, Diana Vilela, Samuel Sánchez
Published in: Applied Materials Today, 9, 2017, Page(s) 605-611, ISSN 2352-9407
Publisher: Elsevier Ltd
DOI: 10.1016/j.apmt.2017.11.002

Micelle carriers based on dendritic macromolecules containing bis-MPA and glycine for antimalarial drug delivery

Author(s): Elisabet Martí Coma-Cros, Alexandre Lancelot, María San Anselmo, Livia Neves Borgheti-Cardoso, Juan José Valle-Delgado, José Luis Serrano, Xavier Fernàndez-Busquets, Teresa Sierra
Published in: Biomaterials Science, Feb 2019, 2019, ISSN 2047-4830
Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry
DOI: 10.1039/c8bm01600c

Turning Plasmodium survival strategies against itself

Author(s): Livia Neves Borgheti-Cardoso, Xavier Fernàndez-Busquets
Published in: Future Medicinal Chemistry, 10/19, 2018, Page(s) 2245-2248, ISSN 1756-8919
Publisher: Future Science Ltd.
DOI: 10.4155/fmc-2018-0214

Inkjet printed flexible non-enzymatic glucose sensor for tear fluid analysis

Author(s): Agostino Romeo, Ana Moya, Tammy S. Leung, Gemma Gabriel, Rosa Villa, Samuel Sánchez
Published in: Applied Materials Today, 10, 2018, Page(s) 133-141, ISSN 2352-9407
Publisher: Elsevier
DOI: 10.1016/j.apmt.2017.12.016

Smart biosensors for multiplexed and fully integrated point-of-care diagnostics

Author(s): A. Romeo, T. S. Leung, S. Sánchez
Published in: Lab on a Chip, 16/11, 2016, Page(s) 1957-1961, ISSN 1473-0197
Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry
DOI: 10.1039/c6lc90046a

Engineered microtissues for the bystander therapy against cancer

Author(s): Barbara Blanco-Fernandez; Irene Cano-Torres; Cristina Garrido; Cristina Garrido; Gerard Rubi-Sans; Lourdes Sánchez-Cid; Lourdes Sánchez-Cid; Marta Guerra-Rebollo; Marta Guerra-Rebollo; Marta Guerra-Rebollo; Nuria Rubio; Nuria Rubio; Jerónimo Blanco; Jerónimo Blanco; Soledad Pérez-Amodio; Miguel A. Mateos-Timoneda; Elisabeth Engel; Elisabeth Engel
Published in: Materials Science and Engineering: C, 1, 2021, ISSN 0928-4931
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.msec.2020.111854

MALDI imaging mass spectrometry and chemometric tools to discriminate highly similar colorectal cancer tissues.

Author(s): Sílvia Mas; A. Torro; Luis Fernández; Nicole Bec; Nicole Bec; Céline Gongora; Christian Larroque; Christian Larroque; Pierre Martineau; A. de Juan; Santiago Marco
Published in: Talanta, 1, 2020, ISSN 0039-9140
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.talanta.2019.120455

Magnetotactic Bacteria Powered Biohybrids Target E. coli Biofilms.

Author(s): Stanton, Morgan M.; Park, Byung-Wook; Vilela, Diana; Bente, Klaas; Faivre, Damien; Sitti, Metin; Sánchez, Samuel
Published in: ACS Nano, 1, 2017, ISSN 1936-086X
Publisher: American Chemical Society
DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.7b04128

Nanotechnology Approaches in Chronic Wound Healing

Author(s): Barbara Blanco-Fernandez; Oscar Castaño; Miguel A. Mateos-Timoneda; Miguel A. Mateos-Timoneda; Elisabeth Engel; Elisabeth Engel; Soledad Pérez-Amodio; Soledad Pérez-Amodio
Published in: Advances in Wound Care, 1, 2020, ISSN 2162-1934
Publisher: Liebert
DOI: 10.1089/wound.2019.1094

The ESCRT-III machinery participates in the production of extracellular vesicles and protein export during Plasmodium falciparum infection

Author(s): Yunuen Avalos-Padilla; Vasil N. Georgiev; Elena Lantero; Silvia Pujals; René Verhoef; Livia N. Borgheti-Cardoso; Lorenzo Albertazzi; Rumiana Dimova; Xavier Fernàndez-Busquets
Published in: PLoS Pathogens, 1, 2021, ISSN 1553-7374
Publisher: Public Library of Science
DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1009455

Drug-Free Enzyme-Based Bactericidal Nanomotors against Pathogenic Bacteria

Author(s): Diana Vilela; Nuria Blanco-Cabra; Ander Eguskiza; Ana C. Hortelao; Eduard Torrents; Samuel Sanchez
Published in: ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 1, 2021, ISSN 1944-8252
Publisher: American Chemical Society
DOI: 10.1021/acsami.1c00986

Fetal ischemia monitoring with in vivo implanted electrochemical multiparametric microsensors

Author(s): Dulay, Samuel; Rivas, Lourdes; Pla, Laura; Berdún, Sergio; Eixarch, Elisenda; Gratacós, Eduard; Illa, Miriam; Mir, Mònica; Samitier, Josep
Published in: Journal of Biological Engineering, 2, 2021, ISSN 1754-1611
Publisher: BioMed Central
DOI: 10.1186/s13036-021-00280-7

Use of physiological information based on grayscale images to improve mass spectrometry imaging data analysis from biological tissues.

Author(s): Mas, S.; Torro, A.; Bec, N.; Fernández, L.; Erschov, G.; Gongora, C.; Larroque, C.; Martineau, P.; de Juan, A.; Marco, S.
Published in: Analytica Chimica Acta, 1, 2019, ISSN 0003-2670
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.aca.2019.04.074

Engineering transient dynamics of artificial cells by stochastic distribution of enzymes

Author(s): Jan C. van Hest; Shidong Song; Alexander Mason; Richard Post; Marco de Corato; Rafael Mestre; Amy Yewdall; Shoupeng Cao; Remco van der Hofstad; Samuel Sanchez; Loai Abdelmohsen
Published in: Nature Communications, 1, 2021, ISSN 2041-1723
Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
DOI: 10.33774/chemrxiv-2021-02c1d