Reference: PIB 2010BZ-00438
Funding Entity: Ministry of Science and Innovation
Consortium: Centro de Investigación Cooperativa en Biomateriales (CIC biomaGUNE), Universidade de Vigo, Universidad de Brasilia, Universidad Federal de Goias
Coordinator: Sergio Moya (CIC biomaGUNE)
Principal Investigator: Dr. África González-Fernández
Duration: 15/12/2010 – 14/06/2014
Dr. Tamara Lozano Fernández
Dr. Mercedes Peleteiro Olmedo (Former member)
This project was focused on the study of magnetic nanoparticles (NPs) biodistribution for their application in biomedicine and as contrast agents.
The Immunology Group worked on the NPs characterization and in the study of their cytotoxicity and “in vitro” assimilation.
Associated research lines: Nanomedicine.