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    • 2nd International Conference on Peptide Materials for Biomedicine and Nanotechnology : PepMat 2016, Barcelona, 14-16 March 2016 : book of abstracts 

      Alemán Llansó, Carlos; Bertran Cànovas, Òscar; Valle Mendoza, Luis Javier del; Mas Moruno, Carlos; Mayans Tayadella, Enric; Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar; Puiggalí Jou, Anna; Torras Costa, Juan; Triguero Enguídanos, Jordi; Zanuy Gomara, David (2016)
      Conference report
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    • Advanced functional hydrogel biomaterials based on dynamic B-O bonds and polysaccharide building blocks 

      Aeridou, Eleni; Díaz Díaz, David; Alemán Llansó, Carlos; Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar (2020-10-12)
      Article
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      Dynamic covalent chemistry applied to polymers has attracted significant attention over the past decade. Within this area, this review highlights the recent research on polysaccharide-based hydrogels cross-linked by boronic ...
    • Biodegradable nanofibrous scaffolds as smart delivery vehicles for amino acids 

      Maione, Silvana; Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar; Valle Mendoza, Luis Javier del; Díaz Andrade, Angélica María; Catiavela, Carlos; Franco García, María Lourdes; Puiggalí Bellalta, Jordi; Alemán Llansó, Carlos (2017)
      Article
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      The encapsulation of amino acids (AAs) and their correct preservation before they are ingested are challenging tasks. Nonpolar (l-alanine and l-phenylalanine), polar (l-cysteine hydrochloride and l-asparagine), and charged ...
    • Confinement of a ß-barrel protein in nanoperforated free-standing nanomembranes for ion transport 

      Puiggalí Jou, Anna; Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar; Valle Mendoza, Luis Javier del; Armelín Diggroc, Elaine Aparecida; Casas Becerra, María Teresa; Michaux, Catherine; Perpete, Eric; Estrany Coda, Francesc; Alemán Llansó, Carlos (2016-10-14)
      Article
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      Bioinspired free-standing nanomembranes (FSNMs) for selective ion transport have been tailored by immobilizing the Omp2a ß-barrel membrane protein inside nanoperforations created in flexible poly(lactic acid) (PLA) ...
    • Current status and challenges of biohydrogels for applications as supercapacitors and secondary batteries 

      Armelín Diggroc, Elaine Aparecida; Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar; Alemán Llansó, Carlos; Díaz Díaz, David (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2016-05-03)
      Article
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      Progress in the chemical sciences has formed the world we live in, both on a macroscopic and on a nanoscopic scale. The last decade witnessed the development of high performance materials that storage charge on many ways, ...
    • Design and bioapplication of nanointerfaces based on conducting polymers 

      Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-07-03)
      Doctoral thesis
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      This Thesis reports the fabrication and characterization of interfaces based on conducting polymers (CPs), which are designed with at least one dimension in the nanometric scale, for bioapplications such as scaffolds for ...
    • Electroactive and bioactive films of random copolymers containing terthiophene, carboxyl and Schiff base functionalities in the main chain 

      Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar; Cianga, Luminita; Valle Mendoza, Luis Javier del; Cianga, Ioan; Alemán Llansó, Carlos (2015-01-01)
      Article
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      A new bis-thienyl type monomer with preformed azomethine linkages (AzbT) was chemically synthesized and, subsequently, electro-copolymerized with 2,2' : 5', 2 ''-terthiophene (Th-3). AzbT : Th-3 mixtures with different ...
    • Hybrid polypeptide/polylactide copolymers with short phenylalanine blocks 

      Mayans Tayadella, Enric; Murase Fernández, Sara Keiko; Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar; Cativiela, Carlos; Alemán Llansó, Carlos; Puiggalí Bellalta, Jordi (2018-07-29)
      Article
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      Hybrid copolymers constituted by short l-phenylalanine (Phe) blocks (i.e., Phen with n ranging from 2 to 25) and l-lactide blocks of different length are synthesized and characterized. The diblock structure is obtained by ...
    • Insulating and semiconducting polymeric free-standing nanomembranes with biomedical applications 

      Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar; Armelín Diggroc, Elaine Aparecida; Puiggalí Bellalta, Jordi; Alemán Llansó, Carlos (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2015-01-01)
      Article
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      In recent decades, polymers have experienced a radical evolution: from being used as inexpensive materials in the manufacturing of simple appliances to be designed as nanostructured devices with important applications in ...
    • Microfibres of conducting polythiophene and biodegradable poly(ester urea) for scaffolds 

      Planellas Oates, Marc; Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar; Valle Mendoza, Luis Javier del; Kobauri, Sophio; Katsarava, Ramaz; Alemán Llansó, Carlos; Puiggalí Bellalta, Jordi (2015-01-01)
      Article
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      Hybrid scaffolds constituted of a mixture of conducting and biodegradable polymers are obtained by the electrospinning technique. Specifically, poly(3-thiophene methyl acetate) (P3TMA) and a copolymer derived from L-leucine, ...
    • Nanomembranes and nanofibers from biodegradable conducting polymers 

      Llorens Domenjó, Elena; Armelín Diggroc, Elaine Aparecida; Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar; Valle Mendoza, Luis Javier del; Alemán Llansó, Carlos; Puiggalí Bellalta, Jordi (2013-09-01)
      Article
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      This review provides a current status report of the field concerning preparation of fibrous mats based on biodegradable (e. g., aliphatic polyesters such as polylactide or polycaprolactone) and conducting polymers (e. g., ...
    • Nanometric ultracapacitors fabricated using multilayer of conducting polymers on self-assembled octanethiol monolayers 

      Aradilla Zapata, David; Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar; Estrany Coda, Francesc; Azambuja, Denise S.; Iribarren Laco, José Ignacio; Alemán Llansó, Carlos (2013-06)
      Article
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      Symmetric ultracapacitors have been fabricated considering nanometric 3-layered films made of alternated layers of poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) (external and internal layers) and polypyrrole (intermediate layer) deposited ...
    • Nanotechnology for detection of biomolecules and fabrication of bioactives platforms 

      Alemán Llansó, Carlos; Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar; Fabregat Jové, Georgina; Armelín Diggroc, Elaine Aparecida (2011)
      Conference lecture
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    • Pastes and hydrogels from carboxymethyl cellulose sodium salt as supporting electrolyte of solid electrochemical supercapacitors 

      Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar; Edo, Miquel G.; Saborío González, Maricruz; Estrany Coda, Francesc; Alemán Llansó, Carlos (2018-11-15)
      Article
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      Different carboxymethyl cellulose sodium salt (NaCMC)-based pastes and hydrogels, both containing a salt as supporting electrolyte, have been prepared and characterized as potential solid state electrolyte (SSE) for solid ...
    • Polypyrrole-Supported Membrane Proteins for Bio-Inspired Ion Channels 

      Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar; Valle Mendoza, Luis Javier del; Armelín Diggroc, Elaine Aparecida; Michaux, Catherine; Roussel, Guillaume; Perpete, Eric; Alemán Llansó, Carlos (2015-01-28)
      Article
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      Biomedical platforms constructed by immobilizing membrane proteins in matrixes made of synthetic organic polymers is a challenge because the structure and function of these proteins are affected by environmental conditions. ...
    • Self-assembly of tetraphenylalanine peptides 

      Mayans Tayadella, Enric; Ballano Ballano, María Gema; Casanovas Salas, Jordi; Díaz Andrade, Angélica María; Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar; Estrany Coda, Francesc; Puiggalí Bellalta, Jordi; Cativiela Marín, Carlos A.; Alemán Llansó, Carlos (2015-11-01)
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      Three different tetraphenylalanine (FFFF) based peptides that differ at the N- and C-termini have been synthesized by using standard procedures to study their ability to form different nanoassemblies under a variety of ...
    • Semi-interpenetrated hydrogels-microfibers electroactive assemblies for release and real-time monitoring of drugs 

      Moghimiardekani, Ali; Molina García, Brenda Guadalupe; Enshaei, Hamidreza; Valle Mendoza, Luis Javier del; Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar; Estrany Coda, Francesc; Alemán Llansó, Carlos (2020-07-13)
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      Simultaneous drug release and monitoring using a single polymeric platform represents a significant advance in the utilization of biomaterials for therapeutic use. Tracking drug release by real-time electrochemical detection ...
    • Semiconducting, biodegradable and bioactive fibers for drug delivery 

      Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar; Llorens, Elena; Valle Mendoza, Luis Javier del; Puiggalí Bellalta, Jordi; Armelín Diggroc, Elaine Aparecida; Alemán Llansó, Carlos (2016-02-25)
      Article
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      © BME-PT. In this work we present the drug release properties and morphological studies of fibers formed by mixing different ratios of poly(lactic acid) (PLA) and poly(3-thiophene methyl acetate) (P3TMA) loaded with four ...
    • Sensitive thermal transitions of nanoscale polymer samples using the bimetallic effect: Application to ultra-thin polythiophene 

      Ahumada Heredero, Óscar; Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar; Ramírez García, Jorge; Curcó Cantarell, David; Esteves, Carina; Armelín Diggroc, Elaine Aparecida; Luongo, Giovanni; Puiggalí Bellalta, Jordi; Alemán Llansó, Carlos; Salvador Matar, Antonio (2013-06-15)
      Article
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      A sensitive nanocalorimetric technology based on microcantilever sensors is presented. The tech- nology, which combines very short response times with very small sample consumption, uses the bimetallic effect to detect ...
    • Synthesis and characterization of poly(3-thiophene methyl acetate)/poly(tetramethylene succinate) nanomembranes. Biocompatibility and biodegradability assays 

      Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-09)
      Master thesis
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      The present study reports the fabrication of free-standing nanomembranes with semiconducting and biodegradable properties. Nanomembranes have been prepared by spin-coating mixtures of a semiconducting polythiophene derivative, ...