Supramolecular Chemical and Synthetic Biology

Organic synthesis transversally directs all our multidisciplinary research efforts which are always oriented towards the design and preparation of novel and organized matter with functional applications. For further information click here!




12/10/2018. Our article has got the cover of Nature Reviews Chemistry!!

25/08/2018. Our review on synthetic materials at the forefront of gene delivery has been accepted in Nature Reviews Chemistry!! Congratulations to Irene for this master piece and since now on, reference paper in the field of non-viral vectors!

24/06/2018. The Group continues to achieve prestigious awards!! This time is Alicia receiving the impressive distinction of the SusChem Young Investigators!! This price recognises Alicia as the BEST academic Chemist undergraduate student in SPAIN!! Incredible!

24/06/2018. Ivan Gallego has achieved one of the best poster awards in the Organic Chemistry Bienal Meeting of the Spanish Royal Society of Chemistry (Real Sociedad Española de Química, RSEQ)!!!!!

17/05/2018. Dr Montenegro has been awarded with the Prize for the Young Investigators of the Spanish Royal Society of Chemistry (Real Sociedad Española de Química, RSEQ)!!!!!

17/04/2018. Ignacio Insua (Nacho) has joined the group as a postdoc in supramolecular chemistry applied to catalysis and cell delivery!!

15/04/2018. Dynamic Polyhydrazones can also deliver plasmid DNA inside living cells. Read the full history in Biomacromolecules!!

04/04/2018. Ale first steps towards our artificial cytoskeleton have been accepted for publication in Nanoscale Horizons. Congratulations!!

04/01/2018. Jose and Alicia’s paper about glycosyl aldehyde synthesis is in press in the special edition of Synthesis of The 2017 Burgenstock Conference!!

15/12/2017. Ghibom Bhak and Richard Booth have joined the group to work in the HFSP project towards a synthetic cytoskeleton. I am sure this is gonna be fun!!

2/11/2017. Irene’s paper on Cas9 delivery by supramolecular peptide vectors has been published as the cover of Chemical Science!! Congratulations for this excellent work and thanks to Eugenio for his great conceptual picture!!

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