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Nanotech for understanding cellular differentiation
EU-funded researchers made significant progress in the application of nanotechnology to the understanding of cellular signalling and differentiation. Developments have important implications for future molecular and cell therapies.
Programme: FP6-NMP
Record Number: 90866
Last updated on: 2013-04-08
Available languages: DE, EN, ES, FR, IT, PL
Repairing bones with nanomaterials
Around half a million people in the EU need treatment for serious skeletal defects every year. New research on bone tissue and repair promises to overcome inherent problems when a large bone graft is required.
Programme: FP6-NMP
Record Number: 89500
Last updated on: 2012-10-02
Available languages: DE, EN, ES, FR, IT, PL
Coatings for a positive response to implants
Suppressing rejection of implants is a well known goal in medicine. EU-funded researchers sought to raise the bar by developing natural coatings that encourage cell activity and colonisation of implants at the same time.
Programme: FP6-NMP
Record Number: 89333
Last updated on: 2012-09-05
Available languages: DE, EN, ES, FR, IT, PL
Nanotechnology-enhanced DNA analysis
EU-funded researchers enhanced the selectivity of state-of-the-art genetic sequencing methods using nanotechnology. Immediate application in detection of strains of Salmonella and Staphylococcus should facilitate speedy identification and treatment of related illnesses.
Programme: FP6-NMP
Record Number: 89110
Last updated on: 2012-08-07
Available languages: DE, EN, ES, FR, IT, PL
Controlling cellular function on nano surfaces
EU-funded researchers applied nano-engineering to the creation and control of biological interfaces with natural and novel synthetic functionalities. The ultimate goal is the steering of cell function for use in stem cell-related therapies.
Programme: FP6-NMP
Record Number: 89112
Last updated on: 2012-08-07
Available languages: DE, EN, ES, FR, IT, PL
Studying enzymes at the single molecule level
The conformational dynamics of biomolecules dictate their biological functions. To be able to study enzymatic processes at the single molecule level, European scientists joined forces to develop novel technologies for making this a reality.
Programme: FP6-NMP
Record Number: 89068
Last updated on: 2012-08-03
Available languages: DE, EN, ES, FR, IT, PL
DNA-based biophysics and biotech
EU-funded scientists immobilised deoxyribonucleic acid, also known as DNA, on solid supports. Innovative technology enabled them to carry out the most detailed studies of charge transfer in DNA to date.
Programme: FP6-NMP
Record Number: 89104
Last updated on: 2012-08-01
Available languages: DE, EN, ES, FR, IT, PL
Bio-engineered pancreas
[RESULT IN BRIEF] Bio-engineered pancreas
Manufacturing of a bioartificial pancreas was the subject of the BARP+ study. The prototype showed encouraging pre-clinical function when tested in animals with diabetes, bringing hope for chronic diabetes sufferers.
Programme: FP6-NMP
Record Number: 89102
Last updated on: 2012-08-01
Available languages: DE, EN, ES, FR, IT, PL
Novel sensors for hazardous substances
Researchers developed a novel low-cost sensor to be used with small-volume liquid samples. Applications to detection of disease biomarkers, pollutants and water contaminants have produced promising results.
Programme: FP6-NMP
Record Number: 89103
Last updated on: 2012-08-01
Available languages: DE, EN, ES, FR, IT, PL
Sensing and detecting disease biomarkers
The body’s immune system is organised to fight its enemies. EU-funded researchers used the body’s molecular army and nanotechnology to create a low-cost and portable immunosensor platform with infinite diagnostic possibilities.
Programme: FP6-NMP
Record Number: 89101
Last updated on: 2012-08-01
Available languages: DE, EN, ES, FR, IT, PL
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