Publications
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Av. Camilo José Cela 10

Ciudad Real, Spain. 13071

Contact: ester.vazquez@uclm.es

2018

  1. J. M. González-Domínguez, C. Martín, O. J. Durá, S. Merino, E. Vázquez. Smart Hybrid Graphene Hydrogels: A Study of the Different Responses to Mechanical Stretching Stimulus ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 10, 2, 1987–1995, (2018).
  2. J. M. González-Domínguez, V. León, M. I. Lucío, M. Prato and E. Vázquez. Production of ready-to-use few-layer graphene in aqueous suspensions Nature Protocols, 13, 495–506 (2018).
  3. J. Frontiñán-Rubio, M. Victoria Gómez, C. Martín, J. M. González-Domínguez, M. Durán-Prado and E. Vázquez, Differential effects of graphene materials on the metabolism and function of human skin cells, Nanoscale10, 11604-11615, (2018).
  4. A. Martín-Pacheco, A. Esaú Del Río Castillo, C. Martín, M. A. Herrero, S. Merino, J. L. García Fierro, E. Díez-Barra and E. Vázquez, Graphene Quantum Dot–Aerogel: From Nanoscopic to Macroscopic Fluorescent Materials. Sensing Polyaromatic Compounds in Water, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces10 (21), pp 18192–18201, (2018).
  5. V. J. González, A. M. Rodríguez, V. León, J. Frontiñan-Rubio, J. L. G. Fierro, M. Duran, A. B. Munoz-Garcia, M. Pavone and E. Vázquez, Sweet Graphene: Exfoliation of Graphite and Preparation of Glucose-Graphene Cocrystals through Mechanochemical Treatments, Green Chem., 20, 3581-3592, (2018).
  6. R. Kurapati,  S.P. Mukherjee,  C. Martín,  G. Bepete, E. Vázquez,  A. Pénicaud,  B. Fadeel, A. Bianco, Degradation of Single‐Layer and Few‐Layer Graphene by Neutrophil Myeloperoxidase, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 57, (36), 11722-11727 (2018).

 

2017

  1. C. Martín, S. Merino, J. M. González-Domínguez, R. Rauti, L. Ballerini, M. Prato, E. Vázquez, Graphene Improves the Biocompatibility of Polyacrylamide Hydrogels: 3D Polymeric Scaffolds for Neuronal Growth. Scientific Reports 7, 10942, (2017).
  2. J. G. Reina, J. M. Gonzalez-Domínguez, A. Criado, E. Vazquez, M. Prato, A. Bianco. Promises, Facts and Challenges for Graphene in Biomedicine. Chem. Soc. Rev. 46, 4400-4416 (2017). 
  3. J. Russier, V. León, M. Orecchioni, E. Hirata, P. Virdis, C. Fozza, F. Sgarrella, G. Cuniberti, M. Prato, E. Vázquez, A. Bianco, L. G. Delogu. Few-Layer Graphene Kills Selectively Tumor Cells from Myelomonocytic Leukemia Patients. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 56, 3014-3019, (2017).
  4. María Isabel Lucío,  Roberta Opri, Marcella Pinto,  Alessia Scarsi,  Jose L. G. Fierro,  Moreno Meneghetti,  Giulio Fracasso,  Maurizio Prato,  Ester Vázquez  and  María Antonia Herrero Targeted killing of prostate cancer cells using antibody–drug conjugated carbon nanohorns, J. Mater. Chem. B, 5, 8821-8832, (2017).
  5. V. León, G. Castañeda, M. A. Herrero, E. Vázquez, Gold nanoparticles as analytical tools for the quantification of small quantities of triazine derivatives anchored on graphene in water dispersions. RSC Adv. 7, 21982-21987, (2017).
  6. I. Alkorta, R. Claramunt, E. Díez-Barra, J. Elguero, A. de la Hoz, C. López, The organic chemistry of poly(1H-Pyrazol-1-yl)methanes. Coord. Chem. Rev. 339, 153-182, (2017). 
  7. M. Pelin, L. Fusco, V. León, C. Martín, A. Crisado, S. Sosa, E. Vázquez, A.Tubaro, M. Prato, Differential cytotoxic effects of graphene and graphene oxide on skin keratinocytes. Scientific Reports, 7, Article number: 40572 (2017).

2016

  1. S.P. Mukherjee, N. Lozano, M. Kucki, A.E. Del Rio-Castillo, L. Newman, E. Vázquez, K. Kostarelos, P. Wick, B. Fadeel. Detection of Endotoxin Contamination of Graphene Based Materials Using the TNF-a Expresion Test and Guidelines for Endotoxien-Fee Graphene Oxide Production. PloS One. 2016, 11 (11): e0166816.
  2. A. M. Rodríguez, A. B. Muñoz-García, O. Crescenzi, E. Vázquez, M. Pavone. Stability of melamine-exfoliated graphene in aqueous media: quantum-mechanical insights at the nanoscale. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 18, 22203-222209, (2016). 
  3. D. Iglesias, J. Guerra, M. V. Gómez, A. M. Rodríguez, P. Prieto, E. Vázquez, M. A. Herrero. Design of Assembled Systems Based on Conjugated Polyphenylene Derivatives and Carbon Nanohorns. Chem. Eur. J., 22, 1-10, (2016).
  4. V. León, J.M. González-Domínguez, J. L. G. Fierro, M. Prato, E. Vázquez. Production and stability of mechanochemically exfoliated graphene in water and culture media. Nanoscale, 8, 14548-14555 (2016). 
  5. A. Mottier, F. Mouchet, C. Laplanche, S. Cadarsi, L. Lagier, J.C. Arnault, H. A. Girard, V. León, E. Vázquez, C. Sarrieu, E. Pinelli, L. Gauthier, E. Flahaut. Surface Area of Carbon Nanoparticles: A Dose Metric for a More Realistic Ecotoxicological Assessment. Nano Lett., 16, 3514-3518, (2016).
  6. M. Bramini, S. Sacchetti, A. Armirotti, A. Rocchi, E. Vázquez, V. León, T. Bandiera, F. Cesca, F. Benfenati. Graphene Oxide Nanosheets Disrupt Lipid Composition, Ca2+ Homeostasis And Synaptic Transmission In Primary Cortical Neurons. ACS Nano, 10, 7154-7171, (2016). 
  7. M. I. Lucío, F. Pichler, J.R. Ramírez, A. de la Hoz, A. Sánchez-Migallón, C. Hadad, M. Quintana, A. Giulani, M. V. Bracamonte, J. L. G. Fierro, C. Tavagnacco, M. A. Herrero, M. Prato, E. Vázquez. Triazine-Carbon Nanotubes: New Platforms for the Design of Flavin Receptors. Chem. Eur. J., 22, 8879-8888, (2016). 
  8. M. KuckiP. RupperC. SarrieuM. MelucciE. Treossi,  A. SchwarzV. LeónA. KraegelohE. FlahautE. VázquezV. Palermo and   P. WickInteraction of graphene-related materials with human intestinal cells: an in vitro approach. Nanoscale, 8, 8749-8760, (2016). 
  9. Rauti, R.; Lozano, N.; Leon, V.; Scaini, D.; Musto, M.; Rago, I.; Ulloa Severino, F.P.; Fabbro, A.; Casalis, L.; Vázquez, E.; Kostarelos, K.; Prato, M.; Ballerini, L. Graphene Oxide Nanosheets Reshape Synaptic Function in Cultured Brain Networks. ACS Nano, 10, 4459-4471, (2016). 
  10. Fabbro, A.; Scaini, D.; Leon, V.; Vázquez, E.; Cellot, G.; Privitera, G.; Lombardi, L.; Torrisi, F.; Tomarchio, F.; Bonaccorso, F.; Bosi, S.; Ferrari, A. C.; Ballerini, L.; Prato, M. Graphene-Based Interfaces Do Not Alter Target Nerve Cells. ACS Nano, 10, 615-623, (2016). 
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Exfoliated Graphene
Graphite exfoliation using melamine
PhD student Cristina and Bachelor Alicia making science!
HRTEM
UCLM Albacete
PhD student Ana taking some fluorescence measurements
Maribel is doing intriguing experiments!
Obtaining nice hydrogels
Spraying!