Conference schedule

Thursday, April 4th

09:30-09:45 Conference Opening

09:45-10:25 Quentin A. Pankhurst, “Biomedical Applications of Radionuclide-Labelled Magnetic Nanoparticles”

10:25-11:05 Robert Ivkov, The tumor immune microenvironment is reshaped after systemic exposure to magnetic iron oxide nanoparticles: A study in mouse models of breast cancer”

11:05-11:40 Coffee break

11:40-12:10 Florence Gazeau, “Long term fate of iron oxide nanoparticles in the body: a long and comprehensive survey”

12:10-13:00 Adriele Prina-Mello, “Translational requirements for nanotechnology enable medical products”

13:00-15:00 Lunch Break

15:00-15:40 Holger Grüll, Nanoparticles for Molecular Imaging and Therapy”

15:40-16:20 Olivier Sandre, Monocore or multicore iron oxide nanoparticles synthesized in polyols and coated with a thermosensitive cell-penetrating peptide

16:20-16:40 Coffee break

16:40-17:20 Željko Prijović, “Magnetic nanomaterial as a mediator, carrier and trigger for hyperthermia-complementing combined therapies of tumors: MagBioVin approach”

17:20-18:00 María del Puerto Morales,“Magnetic nanoparticles aggregation effects on cellular magnetic hyperthermia”


Friday, April 5th

09:45-10:25 Sanjay Mathur, “Chemically Engineered Iron Oxide Nanocrystals for Transport of Biomolecules Across Biological Barriers”

10:25-11:05 Vittoria Raffa, “Mecanotransduction of axonal growth: a new strategy based on magnetic nanoparticle to remote nerve regeneration”

11:05-11:40 Coffee break

11:40-12:10 Boris Polyak, “Nanomagnetic approaches for vascular healing and cardiac regeneration”

12:10-13:00 Ana Espinosa, Thermal therapies mediated by iron oxide-based nanoparticles: quantitative comparison of heat generation, therapeutic efficiency and limitations”

13:00-15:00 Lunch

15:00-15:40 Gerardo F. Goya, “On the feasibility of improving heat production in magnetic fluid hyperthermia: the time of topology”

15:40-16:20 Giuseppe Cirillo, Graphene oxide functional nanohybrids with magnetic nanoparticles for improved vectorization of anticancer therapeutics

16:20-16:40 Coffee break

16:40-17:20 Victor Kuncser,“Engineering and optimization of Specific Absorption Rates of Fe oxide nanoparticles in magnetic hyperthermia”

17:20-18:00 David Serantes, Taking magnetic hyperthermia and magnetogenetics to the next level: key aspects to address from a basic-physics point of view”

18:00 Conference Closing