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  Last Updated: July 4, 2014 
Nanotechnology Activities Survey in Spain

Name of the Laboratory Sistemas de Liberacion de Farmacos
Department Farmacia - Tecnologia Farmaceutica
Institution

Universidad de Santiago de Compostela Facultad de Farmacia

Institution (Acronym) USC
Contact Person (e-mail) Alejandro Sánchez Barreiro / ALONSO FERNANDEZ, Maria José / ALONSO FERNANDEZ, Maria José / Dolores Torres López
Address Campus Sur,
Postal code 15706 Santiago de Compostela
Province A Coruña
Autonomous Region Galicia
Country Spain
Phone +34 981563100 Ext. 14885
Fax +34 981547148
Website http://www.usc.es
Main Research Areas

* Drug targeting using nanocarriers
* Synthetic DNA vectors
* Nanoencapsulation and delivery of drugs
* Design of biodegradable nanostructures


Participating Projects

* “Nanovacunas: Diseño de nanoestructuras poliméricas para vacunación”
Coordinator: María José Alonso Fernández: Instituto de la Salud Carlos III (161.000 €)

* “Nanotecnologías en biomedicina”
Coordinator: Ricardo Ibarra: MEC (Programa Consolider Ingenio) (150.000 €)

* “Grupos de Referencia Competitiva”
Coordinator: María José Alonso: Xunta de Galicia (420.000 €)


Three more relevant publications within 2011-2014

*   De la Fuente M., Csaba N., García-Fuentes M. , Alonso M. J. - Nanomedicine, 3, (6), 845-857 (2008)

*   Csaba N., García Fuentes M., Alonso M.J. - Adv. Drug Deliv. Rev., 61, 140-157 (2009)

*   De la Fuente M., Seijo B, Alonso M.J. - Gene Ther., 15, 668-676 (2008)


Instruments and equipment available

* Analizadores de tamaño de partícula y movilidad electroforética (Zetasizer, Aerosizer y Counter Counter
* Espectrofotómetro y espectrofluorímetro
* Equipos HPLC y GPC
* Liofilizador


Number of researchers (30)
Permanent positions (Prof, Dr) 7
PhD(contracted) 3
PhD Students 14
Technicians 1
Others 0
PhD 2011-2014 5
PhD Ramon y Cajal (currently) 0

Participation in other Networks

Red Temática Sistemas de Liberación de Moléculas Activas, Red Nanogalicia, Plataforma Europea de Nanomedicina


Useful web links or contacts for NANOSPAIN Network

www.redslma.com// www.nanogalicia.net // www.etp-nanomedicine.eu


Nanotechnology for structural applications
Nano powered ceramics
Composite materials containing nanocrystals or powders
Materials based on carbon nanotubes or fullerenes
Nanoparticulate coatings
Other - specify:
NanoTechnology for information processing storage and transmission
Nanoelectronics, materials and devices
Optoelectronics/optical materials and devices
Magnetic materials and devices
Organic (opto) electronics
Other - specify:
Nano(bio)technology for medical applications
Drug encapsulation
Targeted drug delivery, molecular recognition
Other - specify:
Nanotechnology for sensor applications
Nanostructured sensors
Sensors based on biological molecules
Other - specify:
Nanotechnology for (electro)chemical processing technologies
Filtration
Catalysts or electrodes with nano-structured surface
Other - specify:
Long-term research with generic applications
Self- assembly
Quantum physics, mesoscopic systems, chemical
Interfacing to organic / biological molecules
Other - specify:
Instruments and equipment, supporting sciences and technologies
Analytical equipment and techniques
Powder production and processing
Deposition equipment and techniques
Patterning equipment and techniques
Other - specify:


 
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