May 14, 2020 Biology, Health

Parkinson research shed lights on the iron-mediated interaction between alpha-synuclein and membrane models

Parkinson’s Disease (PD) is a degenerative disorder in which the symptoms, mainly related…
May 7, 2020 Biology, Health

Non-canonical DNA structures found in the control centre for the activation of HIV-1 genes

After a long and intense competition, the structure of the DNA was described…
November 7, 2019 Health, Materials Sciences

New approaches for bone implants

A research article published by the group of Professor Sergio E. Moya showed…
June 27, 2019 Health, Materials Sciences

Unravelling the growth mechanism of the coprecipitation of iron oxide nanoparticles with the aid of synchrotron X-Ray diffraction in solution

Applications involving iron oxide nanoparticles (IONPs) and nanomaterials in general, are expected to…
May 6, 2019 Biology, Health

Research sheds new light on unusual DNA structures likely contributing to the risk of osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is the most common chronic metabolic bone disease, characterized by increased bone…
November 1, 2018 Biology, Health

A hug against cancer. The tie between the ActD molecule with DNA structures rich in guanine inhibits the production of tumour cells.

Defeating cancer with a hug is possible. It’s science suggesting it, in an…
June 1, 2018 Health, Materials Sciences

Researchers use nanotechnology for better detection of hazardous chemicals

Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) are organic chemicals like acetone which evaporate at room…
March 26, 2018 Health, Materials Sciences

New class of nanoparticles developed towards more effective cancer treatment

Latest research at CERIC develops a new system for drug delivery to tumour…