INSPIRED project meeting held in Kidlington, Oxford

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Group photo from the M30 meeting of the project INSPIRED (INdustrial Scale Production of Innovative nanomateRials for printEd Devices), hosted by M-SOLV and taking place in Kidlington, Oxford from the 27 to the 29 of June 2017.
More information about INSPIRED on the official website.

One of our papers reached more than 500 downloads

cpmThe article “Preliminary investigation of the antibacterial efficacy of a handheld Plasma Gun source for endodontic procedures” by Emanuele Simoncelli, Daniela Barbieri, Romolo Laurita, Anna Liguori, Augusto Stancampiano, Luca Viola, Riccardo Tonini, Matteo Gherardi, Vittorio Colombo, (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cpme.2015.11.001) published in Clinical Plasma Medicine (CPME), has been downloaded 506 times as full-text-PDF since published online in the database Science Direct.

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One of our papers reached more than 800 downloads

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The article “Chemical analysis of reactive species and antimicrobial activity of water treated by nanosecond pulsed DBD air plasma” by Romolo Laurita, Daniela Barbieri, Matteo Gherardi, Vittorio Colombo and Petr Lukes, (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cpme.2015.10.001) published in Clinical Plasma Medicine (CPME), has been downloaded 887 times as full-text-PDF since published online in the database Science Direct.

Dr. Augusto Stancampiano partecipated to the 4th IWPCT conference

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The 4th International Workshop on Plasma for Cancer Treatment (IWPCT) was held in Paris from the 27 to the 27 of March 2017.

Dr. Augusto Stancampiano partecipated bringing our contribution:
Atmospheric non-equilibrium plasma induces cell death, cell-cycle arrest, apoptosis and oxidative stress pathway regulation in cancer cells (poster presentation)

More information about the conference are available on the official website

Prof. Colombo, Dr. Anna Liguori and Dr. Augusto Stancampiano partecipate to the SIB annual conference

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SIB2017 AnnaSIB2017 AugustoThe annual conference of the Società Italiana Biomateriali (SIB) was held in Milan from the 24 to the 26 of May 2017.

Prof. Colombo, Dr. Anna Liguori and Dr. Augusto Stancampiano partecipated bringing our contribution:
New research tools for the field of cold atmospheric plasma applications (oral presentation)
Non-equilibrium atmospheric pressure plasma assisted functionalization of electrospun mats for the selective capture of adipose-derived mesenchymal stromal/stem cells (oral presentation)
– Cold atmospheric pressure plasma treatment to improve the bonding strength of dentin-adhesive system interface in dental composite restoration (oral presentation)
Cold atmospheric pressure plasma for the crosslinking of electrospun gelatin mats and gelatin films containing drugs (poster presentation)

More information about the conference are available on the official website

The final meeting of the COST Action TD1208 was held in in Prague from March 5 to 9

COST Final meeting Prague 2017The final meeting of the COST Action TD1208 “Electrical Discharges with Liquids for Future Applications” was held in Prague from the 5 to the 9 of March 2017.

Prof. Eyal Zussman from Technion – Israel Institute of Technology and Prof. Maria Letizia Focarete and Dr. Chiara Gualandi from Department of Chemistry “Giacomo Ciamician” visited our laboratories

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Our paper “Atmospheric pressure non-equilibrium plasma cleaning of 19th century daguerreotypes” is featured on the cover of the March Issue of “Plasma Processes and Polymers”!!!

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Our paper”Atmospheric pressure non-equilibrium plasma cleaning of 19th century daguerreotypes” has been featured on the cover of  2017 3rd Issue of Plasma Processes and Polymers!

Dr. Anna Liguori’s victory at “Claudio Bonivento Award” covered in “Futuro”!!!

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The 8th edition of the  “Claudio Bonivento Award” has been covered in the last issue (n. 34 December 2016) of Futuro, the magazine of the Young Entrepreneurs of Unindustria Bologna.

The full paper can be found here.

For more info on the award, please check our previous news.

Dr. Eleonora Turrini won the award “Tina Anselmi”

Turrini awardDr. Elonora Turrini was awarded with the prize “Tina Anselmi”, an acknowledgment for women who have distinguished themselves in the world of work.
Elonora was awarded for the work done on her project “Nonthermal plasma as an innovative anticancer strategy: in vitro and ex vivo studies on leukemia models” on which she is in close cooperation with our group.

More information on UNIBO magazine
 

 

Prof. Colombo, Dr. Matteo Gherardi and Dr. Romolo Laurita partecipate to the ICPL 2017 conference

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The International Conference on Plasma with Liquids (ICPL2017) is held in Prague (Czech Republic) from the 5 to the 9 of March 2017.

Prof. Colombo, Dr. Matteo Gherardi and Dr. Romolo Laurita partecipate bringing our contribution:
– Plasma Activated Water (PAW) for Agricultural Applications (oral presentation)
– Atmospheric Non-Equilibrium Plasma Induces Apoptosis and Oxidative Stress Pathway Regulation in T-Lymphoblastoid Leukemia Cells (oral presentation)
– Bactericidal effect of atmospheric pressure plasma treatment of synthetic sea water (poster presentation)

More information about the conference are available on the official website

Four Universities (Bologna, Ghent, Bochum, Brescia) and italians, russian, egyptian…All for plasmas!

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