What are gold nanoparticles and how are they made?

What are gold nanoparticles and how are they made?

We all know what gold looks like: yellow and solid. However, gold nanoparticles (GNPs) are quite different: invisible to the eye, changing colour and often contained in liquid. GNPs have different sizes ranging from a few nanometres to a few hundreds, and present...
How does a cell-based therapy work?

How does a cell-based therapy work?

Regenerative medicine which includes tissue engineering, gene therapies and cell-based therapies has expanded rapidly over the last decade and has a great potential to treat and cure human diseases. Specifically, cell-based therapies are developing as an efficacious...
A 3D animation to discover the objectives of nTRACK

A 3D animation to discover the objectives of nTRACK

The nTRACK consortium is proud to present a 3D animation video to explain the principle of the project. We are developing a safe, scalable and highly sensitive multi-modal cell nano-imaging agent ready for testing in humans. Stem cells will be labelled with nTRACK...
nTRACK Strives to Track Stem Cells in Real-Time

nTRACK Strives to Track Stem Cells in Real-Time

Download pdf version Principle of the project There is a need of tools to evaluate and predict the safety and success of cell-based treatments in earlier stages. The current lack of methods providing real-time tracking of transplanted cells and knowledge on their...