NANOSTRUCTURED BIOINTERFACES Blog

New paper in Biomaterials

Prof. Nico and colleagues have recently published in Biomaterials their work on manipulating human dendritic cell phenotype and function with targeted porous silicon nanoparticles. Dendritic cells (DC) are the most potent antigen-presenting cells and...

Welcome Thibaut

Dr. Thibaut Thai is visiting the group for 6 months as a postdoctoral fellow from the Leibniz Institute for New Materials (INM) in Saarbrücken, Germany. Thibaut synthesised small gold nanorods and will functionalize them...

New paper in ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces

Anna and colleagues have recently published in ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces their work on gold nanocluster-mediated cellular death under electromagnetic radiation. Gold nanoclusters (Au NCs) have become a promising nanomaterial for cancer therapy...

PhD position available (Application closes December)

We are looking for highly motivated, passionate and competitive candidates for fully-funded PhD positions in basic molecular biology, cellular biology and nanobiotechnology. Successful candidates will join Professor Voelcker’s research group at the Melbourne Centre...

Welcome Yufei

Yufei Xue gained his bachelor degree of Pharmaceutical Engineering at China Pharmaceutical University in China. His interest is in the Synthetic Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry and Stereochemistry. In 2014, Xue joined a group in his...

Welcome Bo

Bo Peng is the new post-doctoral research fellow from S.Q. Yao Group, National University of Singapore in Chemical Biology. Bo will mainly focus on the BBB-on-a-chip aiming to developing new platform with blood brain barrier functionality...

International Conference on BioNano Innovation

Outstanding participation of our postdocs at the 2017 International Conference on BioNano Innovation in Brisbane (Australia) this week! Follow all the updates real-time on our twitter account @voelcker_lab

Welcome Pau

Pau Segado is a Master student from the IQS School of Engineering in Barcelona and he will undertake his Master thesis in our team. He will work on the development of targeted gold nanoclusters...