In our research we collaborate with several other groups in Spain andEurope. All these groups carry on research in the fields of carbon nanotechnology:
Prof. Maurizio Prato. Università di Trieste. Italy
Prof. Alberto Bianco. CNRS, Strasbourg, France
Prof. Kostas Kostarelos. The University of Manchester. United Kingdom.
Prof. Laura Ballerini. SISSA (Scuola Superiore di Studi Avanzati). Trieste, Italy
Prof. Bengt Fadeel. Institute of Environmental Medicine (IMM), Stockholm, Sweden.
Prof. Peter Wick. Empa, Head of the Laboratory for Particles-Biology Interactions. EMPA. St. Gallen, Switzerland.
Prof. Fabio Benfenati. Director, Center for Synaptic Neuroscience and Technology, The Italian Institute of Technology. Genova, Italy
Prof. Alain Pénicaud. CNRS, Centre de Recherche Paul Pascal (CRPP), University Bordeaux, France.
Dr. Frédéric Taran, CEA-Saclay, Gif-sur-Yvette, France
Dr. Didier Beloin-Saint-Pierre. Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (EMPA), St. Gallen, Switzerland.
Prof. Mauro Tretiach, Università di Trieste, Italy
Prof. Michele Pavone. Università degli Studi Federico II di Napoli, Italy.
Grupo Antolín, preparation of graphene dispersions
Works derived from these studies
L. Fusco, M. Garrido, C. Martín, S. Sosa, C. Ponti, A. Centeno, B. Alonso, A. Zurutuza, E. Vázquez, A. Tubaro, M. Prato, M. Pelin, Skin irritation potential of graphene-based materials using a non-animal test, Nanoscale, 12, 610-622, 2020.
C. Backes et al, Production and processing of graphene and related materials, 2D Mater., 7, 022001, 2020.
L. Di Cristo, B. Grimaldi, T. Catelani, E. Vázquez, P. Paolo Pompa, S. Sabella, Repeated exposure to graphene oxide by aerosol Mediates autophagy inhibition along with inflammation in a 3D human airway model, Mater. Today Bio, 100050, 2020.
R. Rauti, N. Secomandi, C. Martín, S. Bosi, F. P. U. Severino, D. Scaini, M. Prato, E. Vázquez, L. Ballerini, Tuning Neuronal Circuit Formation in 3D Polymeric Scaffolds by Introducing Graphene at the Bio/Material Interface. Adv. Biosys., 1900233, 2020.
A. Dominguez-Alfaro, N. Alegret, B. Arnaiz, J. M. González-Domínguez, A. Martin-Pacheco, U. Cossío, L. Porcarelli, S. Bosi, E. Vázquez, D. Mecerreyes, M. Prato, Tailored Methodology Based on Vapor Phase Polymerization to Manufacture PEDOT/CNT Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering, ACS Biomater. Sci. Eng., 6, 2, 1269-1278, 2020
S. Malanagahalli, D. Murera, C. Martín, Ha. Lin, N. Wadier, H. Dumortier, E. Vázquez, A. Bianco, Few Layer Graphene Does Not Affect Cellular Homeostasis of Mouse Macrophages, Nanomaterials, 10(2), 228, 2020
F. Candotto Carniel, L. Fortuna, M. Nepi, G. Cai, C. Del Casino, G. Adami, M. Bramini, S. Bosi, E. Flahaut, C. Martín, E. Vázquez, M. Prato, M. Tretiach, Beyond graphene oxide acidity: Novel insights into graphene related materials effects on the sexual reproduction of seed plants, J. Hazard. Mater., 393, 122380, 2020
D. Zanelli, F. Candotto Carniel, M. Garrido, L. Fortuna, M. Nepi, G. Cai, C. Del Casino, E. Vázquez, M. Prato, M. Tretiach. Effects of Few-Layer Graphene on the Sexual Reproduction of Seed Plants: An In Vivo Study with Cucurbita pepo L. Nanomaterials, 10, 1877. 2020
Few layer graphene does not affect the function and the autophagic activity of primary lymphocytes. Nanoscale. 11, 10493. 2019.
An Increase in Membrane Cholesterol by Graphene Oxide Disrupts Calcium Homeostasis in Primary Astrocytes. Small. 15, pp. 1900147. 2019.
Degradation of Single-Layer and Few-Layer Graphene by Neutrophil Myeloperoxidase. Angew. Chem. Inter. Ed. 57 - 36, pp. 11722. 2018.
Biotransformation and Biological Interaction of Graphene and Graphene Oxide during Simulated Oral Ingestion. Small., 14, pp. 1800227 2018.
Differential effects of graphene materials on the metabolism and function of human skin cells. Nanoscale. 10, pp. , 11604. 2018.
Graphene Oxide Upregulates the Homeostatic Functions of Primary Astrocytes and Modulates Astrocyte-to-Neuron Communication. Nano Letters. 18, pp. 5827. 2018.
Graphene and graphene oxide induce ROS production in human HaCaT skin keratinocytes: the role of xanthine oxidase and NADH dehydrogenase. Nanoscale. 10, pp. 11820. 2018
Safety Assessment of Graphene-Based Materials: Focus on Human Health and the Environment. ACS Nano. 12, pp. 10582. 2018.
Differential cytotoxic effects of graphene and graphene oxide on skin keratinocytes. Scientific Reports. 7, pp. 40572. 2017
Few-Layer Graphene Kills Selectively Tumor Cells from Myelomonocytic Leukemia Patients. Angew. Chem. Inter. Ed. 56, pp. 3014. 2017
Promises, facts and challenges for graphene in Biological Applications. Chem. Soc. Rev. 46, pp. 4400. 2017.
Detection of Endotoxin Contamination of Graphene Based Materials Using the TNF-a Expression Test and Guidelines for Endotoxin-Fee Graphene Oxide Production. PloS One. 11, pp. e0166816. 2016.
Graphene Oxide Nanosheets Disrupt Lipid Composition, Ca2+ Homeostasis And Synaptic Transmission In Primary Cortical Neurons. ACS Nano. 10, pp. 7154. 2016.
Graphene Oxide Nanosheets Reshape Synaptic Function in Cultured Brain Networks. ACS Nano. 10, pp. 4459. 2016.
Graphene-Based Interfaces Do Not Alter Target Nerve Cells. ACS Nano. 10, pp. 615. 2016
Interaction of graphene-related materials with human intestinal cells: an in vitro approach. Nanoscale. 8, pp. 8749. 2016.
Surface Area of Carbon Nanoparticles: A Dose Metric for a More Realistic Ecotoxicological Assessment. Nano Letters. 16, pp. 3514. 2016