News from the Center for Pharmaceutical Biotechnology and Nanomedicine:
1. Prof. Torchilin was awarded with the 2013 Blaise Pascal Medal in Biomedical Sciences by the European Academy of Sciences “In recognition of his outstanding contributions into various areas of biomedical sciences, experimental pharmacology, nanomedicine, and pharmaceutical biotechnology”
2. Prof. Torchilin has delivered key-note/plenary talks at the following meetings:
- 19th International Symposium on Microencapsulation, Pamplona, Spain, September 2013
- Conference on Nanotechnology for Health, Belo Horizonte, Brazil, November 2013
3. Prof. Torchilin has delivered invited talks at the following meetings:
- Meeting of Pharmaceutical Societies, Cape Town, South Africa, October 2013
- Annual AAPS meeting, San Antonio, November 2013
- International Pharmaceutical Conference, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil, November 2013
- International Liposome Advances Conference, London, UK, December 2013
4. The following papers have been published:
- Enhanced anticancer activity of nanopreparation containing an MMP2-sensitive PEG-drug conjugate and cell-penetrating moiety.
Zhu L, Wang T, Perche F, Taigind A, Torchilin VP.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Oct 15;110(42):17047-52. PMID: 24062440
D’Arrigo G, Navarro G, Di Meo C, Matricardi P, Torchilin V.
Eur J Pharm Biopharm. 2013 Nov 9. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24215783
Apte A, Koren E, Koshkaryev A, Torchilin VP.
Cancer Biol Ther. 2013 Oct 21;15(1). [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24145298
Salzano G, Riehle R, Navarro G, Perche F, De Rosa G, Torchilin VP.
Cancer Lett. 2013 Oct 4. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24099916
Abouzeid AH, Patel NR, Rachman IM, Senn S, Torchilin VP.
J Drug Target. 2013 Dec;21(10):994-1000. PMID: 24098980
Wang T, Hartner WC, Gillespie JW, Praveen KP, Yang S, Mei LA, Petrenko VA, Torchilin VP.
Nanomedicine. 2013 Sep 9. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24028893
Deshpande PP, Biswas S, Torchilin VP.
Nanomedicine (Lond). 2013 Sep;8(9):1509-28. PMID: 23914966