Business and Innovation News

Friday, 27 November 2015

3 projects involving researchers from ICN2 among the 5 finalists of the PRUAB Ideas Generation Program

The fourth edition of the Ideas Generation Program has announced its finalists. Among the 5 finalists 3 are involving researchers from ICN2: Organic Infra Sensing (with Anna Magrasó, Nanomaterials Growth Division), 2D EDGE (with Damia Viana, Advanced Electronic Materials and Devices Group) and Pump It (with Carlos Rubio, previous member of the Nanomaterials Growth Division).

Wednesday, 25 November 2015

Nanoparticles simplify DNA identification and quantification

In an article published in Small, researchers successfully applied a new qualitative and quantitative method for the detection of a DNA sequence characteristic of Leishmania infantum kinetoplast, a frequent parasite in veterinary that affects humans too. The work was led from the Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2) and the Spin Off company Vetgenomics.