cellulose, nanoparticles, biomaterials, nanocomposites and Caenorhabditis elegans
Oct14-May16,MBA, Pompeu Fabra University. (Spain).
Sept00-Feb05, PhD Chemistry, University Autònoma of Barcelona(Spain) Prof. C.Viñas
Sept96-Jun00,Bachelor in Chemistry, University of Girona, (Spain).
July16-now; Tenured Scientist, CSIC-ICMAB (Spain) (C)
May11-June16; Tenure Track RyC, CSIC-ICMAB (Spain) Prof.A.Roig(C)
Sept08-April11; Postdoctoral ,Harvard Univ. (USA) Prof.G.M.Whitesides(F+C)
March-Sept08; Postdoctoral,Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA) Prof.F.Stellacci(F)
Oct06; Visiting Scientist, Korean Research Inst. Biomedical and Bioeng. Prof.B.Chung(F)
May05-Feb08; Postdoctoral, Imperial College London (UK) Prof.M.M.Stevens(F+C)
Sept-Nov03; Predoctoral, Liege University (Belgium) Prof.A.Demonceau(F)
June-Sept99; Research assistant, University of Girona (Spain) Prof.A.Llobet
Most significative academic merits:
Oct14-16,Fellowship to pursue MBA at the UPF Business Management School.
May11-April16, Tenure Track Ramón y Cajal competitive contract MICINN (Spain).
Sept08-Sept09, Fulbright Postdoc. Fellowship Catalan Government (Spain-USA).
June06-June08,Postdoc. Beatriu de Pinós Catalan Government (Spain).
Sept-Oct06,Travel Bursary from OSI Oxford University (UK).
Feb06-Jun06, Postdoc. for Nanotechnology Research Catalan Government (Spain).
Sept02-Sept04, Predoc. for specialized research lines with industrial interest CSIC (Spain).
Sept00-Sept02, Predoc. MEC and specialized research lines with industrial interest CSIC (Spain).
Awards, July16,Fellow l´Oreal for Women in Science
March14, Femtalent award to the Emerging Talent.
Nov07, Extraordinary Award of Doctorate awarded by UAB (Barcelona).
Last papers published:
Bio-identity and fate of albumin-coated IONs evaluated in cells and by the C. elegans model S-M. Yu, L.González-Moragas, M. Milla, A. Kolovou, R. Santarella-Mellwig, Y. Schwab, A. Laromaine*, A. Roig Acta Biomaterialia, 2016, 43, 348-357. IF: 6.04 Field(F):Q1, 2th/33Material Science.
Albumin-coated SPIONs: an experimental and theoretical evaluation of protein conformation, binding affinity and competition with serum proteins S-M. Yu, A. Peralvarez-Marin, C. Minelli, J. Faraudo, A. Roig, A. Laromaine* Nanoscale, 2016, 8, 30, 14393-14405. IF: 7.76 F: Q1, 18th/163 Chemistry, Multidisciplinary.
C. elegans as a tool for in vivo nanoparticle assessment L. González- Moragas, A. Roig, A. Laromaine,* Adv. Colloids and Interface Science, 2015,219:10-26. IF:7.8, C:6,. F:Q1, 17th/144 Chemistry, Physical.
Paper-Supported Three-Dimensional Cell Culture for Tissue-Based Bioassays, R.Derda, A.Laromaine, A.Mamoto, S.Tang, T.Mammoto, D.Ingber, G.M.Whitesides. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. 2010, 106, 44, 18457. IF:9.4, F: Q1, 4 th/63 Multidisciplinary sciences. C: 164. Highlighted in Nature Methods 2009,6,12,865.