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Shabnam successfully defended her PhD Thesis - Congratulations

In an inspiring presentation with the title 'Rational Design and Development of Purely Peptidic Amphiphiles for Gene Delivery', Shabnam gave us insight into the great research she did in the past four years. Both the Palivan and Meier…

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Luisa successfully defended her PhD Thesis - Congratulations

Luisa presented her great results of the last four years with the title 'Biomimicking and bioactive compartments: from nanoscale to microscale vesicles'. The whole Palivan & Meier research groups wish her all the best for her future.

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Theresa Emt joins our group for a Wahlpraktikum

She will be supervised by Lukas Heuberger and work in a project related with double-emulsion templated GUVs produced by microfluidics. We are happy to welcome her in our group and wish her a good time and lots of useful experiences for her…

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Claire successfully defended her PhD Thesis - Congratulations

In an outstanding presentation with the title 'Catalytic bio-hybrid polymersomes: towards novel biomedical applications', Claire impressed us with her results of the last four years. The whole Palivan & Meier research groups wish her all…

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Prize for Shabnam at SNI PHD startup

Shabnam received a prize at the first SNI PHD startup challenge. Congratulations!

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Piotr Jasko joins the group as PhD student - Welcome!

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Dr. Daniel Messmer joins the group as a new postdoc - Welcome Daniel!

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Bioactive nano-capsules to hijack cell behavior

Many diseases are caused by defects in signaling pathways of body cells. In the future, bioactive nanocapsules could become a valuable tool for medicine to control these pathways. Researchers from the University of Basel have taken an…

Claire wins the SCS award for the best oral presentation - Congratulations!

With her talk about theranostic nanoassemblies as new treatment strategy against atherosclerosis, Claire was awarded with the price for the best oral presentation in the field of Polymers, Colloids & Interfaces at the Fall Meeting of the…
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Claire received the 2020 Swiss Nanotechnology PhD Awards

Congratulations!

We welcome Michal Skowicki as a new Post Doc in our group!

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Myrto successfully defended her PhD thesis - Congratulations!

Dr. Myrto Kyropoulou successfully defended her PhD thesis today. Due to the actual contact restrictions, she had to hold the defense online. Despite these difficult circumstances, Myrto did a great job. All members of the Palivan…
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Serena successfully defended her PhD thesis - Congratulations!

Dr. Serena Rigo successfully defended her PhD thesis today. Due to the actual contact restrictions, she had to hold the defense online. Despite these difficult circumstances, Serena did a great job. All members of the Palivan research…
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Lukas Heuberger is new PhD student

Welcome to the group Lukas and good luck for your PhD!
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Andrea had a successful PhD defense - Congratulations!

First virtual PhD defense
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Ioana's and Juan's article is published in Nanoscale

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Serena's and Dimitri's article is published in ACS Appl. Bio Mater.

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Christina's article is published in PNAS

Overall impact: New strategy to produce nanocompartments that target nuclei and pass through the nuclear pore complex
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Shabnam's article is published in Soft Matter

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Molecular factories: The combination between nature and chemistry is functional

Researchers at the University of Basel have succeeded in developing molecular factories that mimic nature. To achieve this they loaded artificial organelles inside micrometer-sized natural blisters (vesicles) produced by cells. These…