Thursday, 13 December 2018
Europe - Rome

MMS

3rd International Conference on Applied Mineralogy & Advanced Materials, July 24-26, 2018, Polytechnic University of Bari, Italy

Results from the AMECRYS Project were presented at the 3rd International Conference on Applied Mineralogy & Advanced Materials, July 24-26, 2018, Polytechnic University of Bari, Italy. The following presentation was delivered by UCAL researcher F. P. Nicoletta as invited communication:
Efficient grafting and coating of PVDF membranes for advanced crystallization processes, by E. Pantuso, K. Armentano, P. Formoso, G. De Filpo, G. Di Profio, T. F. Mastropietro, J. Y. Y. Heng, E. Curcio, F. P. Nicoletta

 

27/07/2018


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X-ray diffraction data collection at Diamond LTD Synchrotron (10-12th July 2018)

AMECRYS Researchers Benny D. Belviso and Rocco Caliandro from CNR, working at the Diamond Light Source - UK's national synchrotron science facility, for X-Ray data collection on monoclonal antibody samples.

 

 

12/07/2018


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A new AMECRYS paper published on Physical Review E journal

A new AMECRYS paper published on Physical Review E journal (American Physical Society, i.f. 2.284): Classical density functional theory, unconstrained crystallization, and polymorphic behavior, by J. F. Lutsko & J. Lam.
Application to a Lennard-Jones fluid, results in a demonstration of power of classical density functional theory (cDFT) to describe crystallization in a highly inhomogeneous system. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.98.012604

 

12/07/2018


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AMECRYS meetings took place at Centre for Process Innovation (Darlington) and Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies (Billingham), UK, on 26th and 27th of June 2018. Project Coordinator G. Di Profio (CNR) and E. Curcio (UCAL) to start defining prototyping issues with P. McColgan, J. Liddell (CPI) and J. Pullen (FDB).

 

26/06/2018


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Asian Crystallization Technology Symposium 2018, June 20-22, 2018, Biopolis, Singapore

Results from the AMECRYS Project were presented at the Asian Crystallization Technology Symposium 2018, June 20-22, 2018, Biopolis, Singapore. The following presentation was delivered by IMP researcher X. Li as oral communication:
Bioseparation from protein mixtures,

by X. Li, H. Yang, W. Chen, M. Guo and J. Y. Y. Heng

 

25/06/2018


 

 

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A new AMECRYS’s paper published on ACS Sustainable Chemistry &  Engineering journal

A new AMECRYS’s paper published on ACS Sustainable Chemistry &  Engineering journal (The American Chemical Society, i.f. 6.140): Tailoring PVDF Membranes Surface Topography and Hydrophobicity by a Sustainable Two-Steps Phase Separation Process,

by C. Meringolo, T. F. Mastropietro, T. Poerio, E. Fontananova, G. De Filpo, E. Curcio, and G. Di Profio.

A sustainable method to produce porous polymeric PVDF membranes with engineered surface features and without using SVHC solvents is proposed.

 

 

04/06/2018


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2nd AMECRYS project progress meeting

The third AMECRYS project progress meeting took place in Bordeaux, France, on 9th-10th of May 2018. Really interesting results presented and many activities planned for the next upcoming months!

 

 

11/05/2018


 

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Data collection on HEL4 single crystals (fAb) and Anti-CD20 powder crystals obtained in dynamic mode (ESRF 23th April 2018)

AMECRYS Researchers Benny D. Belviso and Rocco Caliandro from CNR-IC, working at the European synchrotron facility (ESRF) France, for X-Ray data collection on fragment HEL4 and monoclonal antibody crystalline samples.

 

 

 23/04/2018


 

BCA2018BCA Spring Meeting 2018, University of Warwick, UK, March 26-29th 2018

Results from the AMECRYS Project were presented at the Conference BCA Spring Meeting 2018, March 26-29, 2018, University of Warwick, UK.
The following presentation was delivered by IMP researcher J. Heng as keynote speaker: Template Induced Crystallisation for Polymorph Selection and Protein Crystallisation, by Huaiyu YANG, Wenqian CHEN and Jerry Y. Y. HENG

 

 

29/03/2018


 

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Printemps des Sciences 2018

AMECRYS Project presented by Université Libre de Bruxelles researchers James Lutsko and Julien Lam at “Printemps des Sciences 2018”, the largest scientific outreach event of the French Community of Belgium, held from 19th to 25th of March 2018. Nearly 40000 people attended to the various scientific activities organized by more than 2000 different researchers! 

 

 

 

29/03/2018


 

polymer function applicationPolymers: Design, Function and Application, Barcelona, Spain, March 21-23th 2018

Results from the AMECRYS Project were presented at the Conference PDFA, Polymers: Design, Function and Application, Barcelona, Spain, March 21-23, 2018.The following presentation was delivered by CNR researchers:Sustainable Preparation of PVDF-based Membranes with Tailored Properties, by T. Poerio, E. Fontananova, C. Meringolo, T. F. Mastropietro, G. Di Profio‚Äč

 

23/03/2018


 


Nanoscale JournalA new AMECRYS’s paper published on “Nanoscale” journal

A new AMECRYS’s paper published on “Nanoscale” journal (The Royal Society of Chemistry, i.f. 7.367): Lattice induced crystallization of nanodroplets: the role of finite-size effects and substrate properties in controlling polymorphism,

by J. Lam & J. F. Lutsko.
Computer simulations of the crystallization of nanoscale droplets deposited on a solid substrate show that the resulting crystal structure is controlled by the lattice spacing of the substrate.

 

 

08/03/2018


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Results from the AMECRYS Project were presented at the event “Downstream process development of next generation challenging proteins”, organized by The Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN), in partnership with GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and GE Healthcare Life Sciences (GE), held at the GlaxoSmithKline Medicines Research Centre in Stevenage (UK) on the January 30 2018. The following presentation was delivered by  FujiFilm Diosynth Biotechnologies (FDB) researchers: Incorporation of High Throughput Resin Screening Strategies for Rapid Development of a Robust Purification Method of a Model VH Domain Antibody Fragment, by James Pullen. Over 100 delegates from industry, academia and research institutes attended to the event!

 

12/02/2018


 

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Italian National Award for Innovation, 30th December 2017, Naples

CNR (G. Di Profio) and UCAL (E. Curcio) researchers, promoting AMECRYS Project at the Italian National Award for Innovation (PNI  2017) event, Napoli, November 30th - December 1st, 2017.

 

 

30/12/2017


 

chromatoAnything But Conventional Chromatography Workshop, 22-24th of November, 2017, Lisbon.

Results from the AMECRYS Project were presented at the ABC2 - Anything But Conventional Chromatography Workshop. Following presentation was delivered by Imperial College London researchers:
Seeding and Continuous Protein Crystallisation for Bioseparation

by Huaiyu Yang, Wenqian Chen and Jerry Y. Y. Heng

 

 

 

23/11/2017


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AMECRYS Project’s review meeting

First AMECRYS review meeting took place on 14th of November 2017 at Research Executive Agency (REA), Brussels. Very fruitful discussions with experts and project officer occurred!

 

 

 

14/11/2017


 

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  First AMECRYS’ paper published

published on “Nanoscale” journal (The Royal Society of Chemistry, i.f. 7.367) Solute particle near a nanopore: influence of size and surface properties on the solvent-mediated forces

by J. Lam & J. F. Lutsko.

 

 

31/10/2017


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DSCTM conference, from 19th to 20th of October, 2017, Alghero.

Results from the AMECRYS project were showed.
The following presentation was delivered by IC-CNR

Tacking on protein crystallization challenge by hybrid materials

by B.D. Belviso

 


19-20/10/2017


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SAXS Data Collection (Diamond Synchrotron)

AMECRYS’s Researchers from CNR-IC working at the Diamond Light Source is the UK's national synchrotron science facility, for SAXS and X-Ray data collection on monoclonal antibody samples.

 

 

 

 

21/09/2017


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2nd AMECRYS project progress meeting

The second AMECRYS project progress meeting took place in web-conference on 20th-21st of September 2017 and resulted in a detailed report of the work performed in the previous months and the activities planned for the next semester.

 

 

 

 

 21/03/2017


 

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20th International Symposium on Industrial Crystallization (ISIC20), from 3rd to 6th of September, 2017, Dublin.

Results from the AMECRYS project were presented at (ISIC20).
The following presentation was delivered by University of Strathclyde researchers:
Effect of Templates on Protein Nucleation Rates from Probability Distributions of Induction Times, by E. Hosseini, D. Lamprou, J.H. ter Horst

 

 

 

05/09/2017


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Thermodynamics 2017 conference, from 5th to 8th of September, 2017, Edinburg.

Results from the AMECRYS project were presented at the Thermodynamics 2017 conference (Edinburg, UK). The following presentation was delivered by Universite Libre de Bruxelles researchers:
Depletion forces acting on a solute particle near a cylindrical pore, by J. Lam, J.F. Lutsko

 

 

 05/09/2017


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British Association of Crystal Growth (BACG) 2017, from 27th to 30th of June, Manchester.

Results from the AMECRYS project were presented at the annual meeting of the British Association of Crystal Growth (BACG) 2017 (Manchester, UK).
The following presentation was delivered by University of Strathclyde researchers:
Effect of Template Particles on Protein Nucleation Rates from Probability Distributions of Induction Times, by E. Hosseini, D. Lamprou, J.H. ter Horst

 

 

27/06/2017 


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CBMNET Membrane Engineering of Lipids and Proteins for Industrial Biotechnology and Bioenergy, from 5th to 6th of June, 2017, Glasgow.

Results from the AMECRYS project were presented at the CBMNET Membrane Engineering of Lipids and Proteins for Industrial Biotechnology and Bioenergy (Glasgow).

The following presentation was delivered by Fujifilm Dyosinth Biotechnologies researchers: Challenges with Escherichia coli Outer membrane for Periplasmic release, by C. Lennon

 

 

 

05/06/2017


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An overview of AMECRYS, explaining the main concept of the project and the consortium, was given by the project coordinator during the 1h 30min broadcasting of UNICALBAR (https://www.facebook.com/unicalbar/?fref=mentions), the programme of PonteRadio UNICAL, the web radio of the Univesrity of Calabria.

 

 

 

12/06/2017


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1st AMECRYS project progress meeting

The first AMECRYS project progress meeting took place on the 7th of March 2017 and resulted in a detailed description of the work performed in the first months and the work-plan covering the period up to September 2017.

 

07/03/2017 


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AMECRYS video

Here you can watch the first 4-minute AMECRYS video, released to explaining the main concept of the project:

 

 

 

 

 

 21/03/2017


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A press release entitled “Low-cost monoclonal antibodies: AMECRYS project now underway” appeared on the site ResearchItaly, the portal of Italian research, promoted by the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research - Directorate General for Research Coordination, Promotion and Valorization, illustrating the main objectives and the Consortium of AMECRYS.

 

04/11/2016


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AMECRYS Kick-off meeting

The first AMECRYS project progress meeting took place on the 5-7th of October 2016 at at University of Calabria (Rende, CS, Italy)

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