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Wed 17 Thu 18 Fri 19
08:00-09:00 REGISTRATION
09:00-09:15 nanoPT2016 Opening Ceremony - Welcome and Introduction
Manuel Heitor: Minister of Science, Technology and Higher Education of Portugal (Portugal)
Lars Montelius: Director General, INL (Portugal)
Antonio Correia: President, Phantoms Foundation (Spain)
Chair: Paulo Freitas (INL, Portugal)
09:15-09:45 KEYNOTE Pushing the boundaries in personalized healthcare with AFM technology Christoph Gerber, Basel University, Switzerland Abstr
09:45-10:15 KEYNOTE Development of a "Brain-like" Computation system using Atomic Switch Networks Jim Gimzewski,
California Nanosystems Institute and UCLA, USA.
10:15-10:45 KEYNOTE Metasurfaces: New Frontiers in Structured light and Surface Waves Federico Capasso,
Harvard Paulson School, USA.
10:45-11:15 Coffee Break - Poster Session - Instrument Exhibition
Chair: Christophe Vieu (LAAS-CNRS, France)
11:15-11:45 KEYNOTE Acoustic seed-trapping enables rapid enrichment and purification of nanovesicles involved extracellular signalling Thomas Laurell,
Lund University, Sweden
11:45-12:15 KEYNOTE Nanofabricated Platforms for Biosensing and Cell Control Stella Pang, City University Hong kong, China Abstr.
12:15-12:30 Development of fully bioresponsive printed sensors: exploring the electronic tongue concept for specific analytes Joao Gomes, CENTi, Portugal Abstr
12:30-12:45 Carbon Black modification towards electrochemical biosensors Maria Sá,
Biomark-CINTESIS/ISEP, Portugal
12:45-13:00 Quadruplex formation between a triazole-acridine conjugate and guanine-containing repeat DNA sequences. Atomic force microscopy and voltammetric characterisation Ana-Maria Chiorcea-Paquim,
University of Coimbra, Portugal
13:00-14:30 Cocktail Lunch (offered by nanoPT2016)- Poster Session - Instrument Exhibition
Chair: Thomas Laurell (Lund University, Sweden)
14:30-15:00 KEYNOTE Investigation of cell mechanics using nanodevices and nano-instruments: some examples Christophe Vieu, LAAS-CNRS, France Abstr
15:00-15:20 INVITED Cell Dynamics: actomyosin-based force generating systems Inês Pinto, INL, Portugal Abstr
15:20-15:40 INVITED Nanoparticle Enhanced Electromagnetic Control of Cancer Cell Development for Nanotheranostics Chenzhong Li,
Florida International University, USA
15:40-15:55 Anti-tumoral effects of MWCNTs in solid melanoma tumor models Mónica Lopez Fanarraga,Universidad de Cantabria, Spain Abstr
15:55-16:15 INVITED Nanostructures for food applications Lorenzo Pastrana,
INL, Portugal
16:15-16:55 Coffee Break - Poster Session - Instrument Exhibition
Chair: Lorenzo Pastrana (INL, Portugal)
16:55-17:15 INVITED Design and Characterization of DNA and Peptide Biointerfaces Dmitri Petrovykh,
INL, Portugal
17:15-17:30 Carbohydrate binding modules as a generic tool to anchor biomolecules and metal nanoparticles Duarte Miguel Prazeres,
iBB, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
17:30-17:45 Antimicrobial peptide delivery from self-assembling Hyaluronic acid Nanoparticles for tuberculosis treatment João Pedro Silva, Center for Biological Engineering, University of Minho, Portugal Abstr.
17:45-18:00 NanoDairy Project: delivery systems of bioactive polyphenolic compounds to dairy matrices. Evaluation of stability, bioavailability and toxicity Ana Raquel Madureira, Escola Superior de Biotecn., Univ. Católica do Porto , Portugal Abstr.
18:00-18:15 Computational Discovery of Liposomal Drugs: From in silico predictions to in vivo validation Amiram Goldblum, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel Abstr.
18:15-18:30 Nanostructured Lipid Carriers: a new approach for Psoriasis topical therapy Sofia Costa Lima, UCIBIO-REQUIMTE, University of Porto, Portugal Abstr.
18:30-18:45 Iron oxide nanoparticles grafted with thermosensitive polymers and diblock elastin-like peptides studied by in situ dynamic light backscattering under magnetic hyperthermia Olivier Sandre, LCPO (Univ. Bordeaux / CNRS / Bordeaux-INP), France Abstr.
18:45-19:00 Optimization of blood circulating times of magnetic nanoparticles based on the effect of PEG molecular weight coating and nanoparticle size followed by Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Manuel Pernia Leal, Bionand (Andalusian Centre for Nanomedicine and Biotechnology), Spain Abstr.
19:00-19:30 KEYNOTE Silicon and Germanium Nanowires for Lithium and Sodium Ion Batteries Brian A. Korgel, UT Austin, USA Abstr
19:30-20:30 Port Wine Cocktail
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