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Nanotechnology Activities Survey in Spain

Name of the Laboratory Nanobiosensors and Bionalytical Applications Group
Department ICN2

Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia (ICN2)

Institution (Acronym) ICN2
Contact Person (e-mail) LECHUGA, Laura
Address Campus de la UAB, Edifici ICN2
Postal code 08193, Barcelona
Province Barcelona
Autonomous Region Cataluña
Country Spain
Phone + 34 937374620
Main Research Areas

* Biosensor devices
* Nanoplasmonics
* Lab-on-a-chip devices
* Nanophotonics

Participating Projects

* Convenio de colaboración con la fundación M. Botin y el CSIC
Coordinator: Laura M. Lechuga: Fundación M.Botin (1100000.000 €)

* Development of an Implantable biosensor for Continuos Care and Monitoring System for Diabetic patients
Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Carlos Dominguez: UE (468000.000 €)

* Plataformas biosensoras basadas en nanoestructuras plasmónicas para diagnóstico multiplexado (MULTIBIOPLAS)
Coordinator: Laura M. Lechuga: MCyT (160000.000 €)

Three more relevant publications within 2012-2015

*   L.G. Carrascosa, M. Moreno, M. Álvarez and L.M. Lechuga - Trends in Anal. Chem (TRAC), 25(3), 196-206, 2006

*   E. Mauriz, A. Calle, A. Abad, A. Montoya, A. Hildebrandt, D. Barceló and L.M. Lechuga. - Biosensors&Bioelectronics, 22, 1410-1418, 2007

*   J. Treviño, A. Calle, J.M. Rodriguez-Frade, M. Mellado and L.M. Lechuga - Anal. Chim. Acta, 647, 202-209, 2009

Instruments and equipment available

* SPR platforms
* Nano eNablerTM Biodeposition Platform
* Dark-field spectroscospy
* Microcantilevers and interferometric biosensors platforms

Number of researchers (24)
Permanent positions (Prof, Dr) 2
PhD(contracted) 6
PhD Students 6
Technicians 0
Others 1
PhD 2012-2015 9
PhD Ramon y Cajal (currently) 0

Participation in other Networks

Plataforma Tecnológica Nacional de Nanomedicina; Red Nacional de Biosensores; CIBER-BBN; NoE: PHOREMOST

Useful web links or contacts for NANOSPAIN Network;;

Other relevant information

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: NanoBiosensores
Nanotechnology for sensor applications
Nanostructured sensors
Sensors based on biological molecules
Other - specify:
Nanotechnology for (electro)chemical processing technologies
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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