An international team in which a UPM researcher is involved has shown that it is possible to mechanically destroy cancer cells by rotating magnetic nanoparticles attached to them in elongated aggregates.
Researchers from UPM and CSIC have employed waste from the agri-food industry to develop biomaterials that are able to act as matrices to regenerate bone and cartilage tissues, which is of great interest for the treatment of diseases related to aging.
Enabling the nanomaterial-solutions journey from the lab to the industry by means of an automated process
SFS is a versatile and inexpensive production method for fibroin-based biomaterials to produce fibers that combine biocompatibility and high performance.
Security and authentication devices for products and brands based on a unique and disruptive technology protected by international patent. Due to their performance and features, LILIAC devices are applicable to products of almost all sectors of market. Through inserting them into their products, manufacturers get protection against forgery and a considerable reinforcement of its reputation and brand image.
50 % lower power consumption, longer life, 100% recyclable and high quality lamp. Eco-SunLight lamp is more natural and healthy as it distributes its light emission continuously throughout the visible spectrum, it doesn’t have emission peaks and it is able to faithfully reproduce more than 20 million colors. It is a possible substitute product for applications that requiere low power consumption but higher quality, ease of handling and a small size.
New worlwide ocular device applying nanotechnologies to improve both retinal detachment surgery performance and patient welfare. Ophthalmologic procedures require millimeter precision and are needed for real advances in the surgical equipment… a healthcare industry that would reach 7.300 M€ in 2014.
Researchers at the UPM have patented gypsum boards able to store thermal energy that can reduce up to 40% of energy consumption of a building.