SOL9 NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR BIOSENSING, MEDICAL DIAGNOSTICS AND NANOBIOTECHNOLOGY BASED ON ULTRASENSITIVE OPTICAL AND MAGNETIC MEASUREMENTS
March 30th 2022 was the day for the 9th IPANEMA SOL. We had an opportunity to learn from Dr. Petr Nikitin (GPI RAS) who held a lecture about new opportunities for biosensing, medical diagnostics, and nanobiotechnology based on ultrasensitive optical and magnetic measurements.
December 9 2022
December 9th was reserved for another IPANEMA Scientific Online Lecture (SOL8)!
The lecture was about "Fiber-optics immunosensors and genosensors", and it was given by Robert S. Marks - Professor and Department Chair, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. Through this lecture, our researchers had a chance to learn more about the functionalization of fiber-optics surfaces and the advantages of fiber-optics in biosensors development.
Jun 21 2021
2nd IPANEMA Invited Scientific Online Lecture
We organized the 2nd IPANEMA Invited Scientific Online Lecture on Extracellular Vesicles - Basics and Analysis. The lecture has been given by Dr. Maja Kosanovic from the Institute for Application of Nuclear Energy, University of Belgrade.
Apr 28 2021
7th IPANEMA SCIENTIFIC ONLINE LECTURE (SOL)
IPANEMA Scientific Online Lectures are back! Today, we hosted Roberta Menezes from Eden Tech, who gave us an excellent presentation about Flexdym Polymer for Biotech Applications & Device Commercialization.
Mar 23 2021
RESULTS OF THE FIRST IPANEMA SECONDMENT
The results of the research work of the first IPANEMA secondment were recently published. The paper was on Spectral-Phase Interferometry Detection of Ochratoxin A via Aptamer-Functionalized Graphene Coated Glass.
Dec 28 2020
1st IPANEMA Invited Scientific Online Lecture
We had the 1st IPANEMA Invited Scientific Online Lecture, given by Mladen Petreš from the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Novi Sad. Through this lecture, our researchers had a chance to learn more about the detection of gene function - bioinformatics and molecular methods.
Mar 11 2021
IMPACTFUL REVIEW PAPER OF IPANEMA TEAM
IPANEMA consortium from BioSense Institute, Ekofungi, and INRAE have published an impactful review paper on antimicrobial nanoparticles and biodegradable polymer composites for active food packaging applications.
Dec 11 2020
IPANEMA MONTHLY MEETING
IPANEMA project entered the suspension due to the travel restrictions because of the COVID-19 pandemic, as many other MSCA-RISE projects have. However, BioSense researchers continue with their internal monthly meetings because it’s good to discuss the options and plans for when the suspension ends, and also to see each other and keep this great cohesion on-going.
Nov 12 2020
IPANEMA MONTHLY MEETING
We were very excited about yesterday's IPANEMA monthly meeting! Our colleague Dr. Ivan Bobrinetskiy presented his work and research results of 1st IPANEMA secondment to the Prokhorov General Physics Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Thank you Ivan and go ahead!
Oct 29 2020
7th IPANEMA ONLINE JOURNAL CLUB (OJC)
IPANEMA Young Researchers are unstoppable! Today, they organized the 7th Online Journal Club about sample preparation for use in miniaturized devices and SPR biosensors application. Thanks a lot to Teodora Knežić, Minja Mladenović, Ivana Podunavac and Aabha Bajaj!
Oct 09 2020
IPANEMA MONTHLY MEETING
We held another progressive monthly meeting. This one was about the basics of intellectual property rights as well as some specificities related to the IPANEMA project.
Oct 05 2020
6th IPANEMA SCIENTIFIC ONLINE LECTURE (SOL)
Yesterday, at SOL6, we had a chance to listen to the great lecture about "Miniaturizing Photonic Instruments for Sensing" held by Prof. Dr Ibrahim Abudlhalim from the PhotonicSys.
Sep 10 2020
IPANEMA MONTHLY MEETING
We are trying not to let the physical distance be social as well. Today, at our IPANEMA monthly meeting, we also had the first-ever online bday celebration of our boss, mentor, and friend. Ivana Gadjanski, happy birthday from your IPANEMA team!
Sep 03 2020
6th IPANEMA ONLINE JOURNAL CLUB (OJC)
Can't believe that we are already on the 6th Online Journal Club! Today's was about novel detection methods for use in organ-on-a-chip engineering, and it was related to SOL5. Thank you all!
Jul 31 2020
5th IPANEMA SCIENTIFIC ONLINE LECTURE (SOL)
Huge thank you to Professor Dr. Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic from Columbia University, who held 5th IPANEMA Scientific Online Lecture (SOL5). The lecture was about the Microfluidics in tissue engineering. The lecture nicely described the basic principles of organs-on-a-chip, as well as possible microfluidics solutions in the IPANEMA project.
Jul 22 2020
5th IPANEMA ONLINE JOURNAL CLUB (OJC)
During these pandemic days, it is of great significance to keep the attention of our Young Researchers. The IPANEMA Online Journal Club (OJC) has proven to be a very effective platform for maintaining it. In that manner, we conducted another OJC, where our ESRs from the BioSense Institute presented pertinent articles about Nucleic Acid Extraction and Multiplex Detection Methods.
Jul 3 2020
4th IPANEMA ONLINE JOURNAL CLUB (OJC)
Young Researchers from the INRAe organized another Online Journal Club (OJC4), with the topic: "Nanoparticles for Campylobacter detection in food". Through this journal club, we were able to learn more about different approaches for the detection of Campylobacter and to refer to the latest scientific papers in this field.
Jun 24 2020
4th IPANEMA SCIENTIFIC ONLINE LECTURE (SOL)
We are very proud of how our IPANEMA Scientific Online Lectures (SOLs) are taking place. On June 24th at the SOL4 we had a chance to hear something more about "On-site plant pathogen detection methods and introduction to microfluidics" held by Dr Cor Schoen from the Wageningen University & Research.
Jun 03 2020
3rd IPANEMA ONLINE JOURNAL CLUB (OJC)
We are glad that our young researchers from the IPANEMA project enthusiastically accepted the Online Journal Club. Recently, they held the third Online Journal Club (OJC3) with the topic: Paper-based microfluidics and magnetic nanoparticles for Point-Of-Care devices & Potential solutions for toxic cyanobacteria detection.
Apr 30 2020
3rd IPANEMA LECTURE (SOL)
Yesterday, we organized the third IPANEMA’s Scientific Online Lecture (SOL). The lecture has been given by INESC MN’s Researchers: Verónica Romão, Sofia Martins, Sara Viveiros, and Débora Albuquerque.
Through this lecture, our researchers were able to get acquainted with the Molecular diagnostics based on DNA amplification and magnetic sensor arrays.
May 15 2020
WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE A SCIENTIST?
IPANEMA's coordinator, Dr Ivana Gadjanski was recently a guest on the Serbian TV show. She spoke about what does it really means to be a scientist? What is the greatest responsibility of scientists today? How do they change society and merge different research areas? What does one of their days look like? (on Serbian only)
Apr 30 2020
2nd IPANEMA ONLINE JOURNAL CLUB (OJC)
We are very proud of the IPANEMA Young Researchers from the BioSense Institute and INESC MN who organized another Online Journal Club (OJC2).
Today’s topic was: DNA probes design and foodborne pathogen detection methods, that was related to SOL2.
Apr 24 2020
IPANEMA IN MICALIS INSTITUTE’S GAZETTE
Micalis Institute publicized the collaboration of its scientists from INRAE within the IPANEMA project in their April Gazette. We are proud to have members of this reputable institution, Dr Nalini Rama Rao and Dr Jasmina Vidic.
Apr 14 2020
WBC-RTI.INFO ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE IPANEMA PROJECT
We are happy that our project is becoming more and more visible! Here is a recent WBC-RTI. Info's article in which they described the main goals of the IPANEMA project, as well as its main Research & Innovation (R&I) activities. https://wbc-rti.info/object/project/20316
Apr 10 2020
2nd IPANEMA SCIENTIFIC ONLINE LECTURE (SOL)
The best way to overcome this pandemic crisis is to be productive! Therefore, our consortium members dr Jasmina Vidic, Priya Vizzini and Marco Marin from INRAE held IPANEMA's 2nd Scientific Online Lecture (SOL) about the Paper-Based Detection of Campylobacter spp.
Apr 09 2020
1st IPANEMA ONLINE JOURNAL CLUB (OJC)
Today, we are very proud of the BioSense Institute Young Researchers of the IPANEMA project - they prepared the 1st Online Journal Club about Different approaches and devices for LAMP using Assimilating probes or FLOS method! Also great to have more students from other partner institutions joining, from Portugal and Israel.
Mar 26 2020
SCIENCE HELPS IN THE FIGHT WITH COVID-19 PANDEMIC
Coordinator of IPANEMA project, Dr Ivana Gadjanski, spoke about an important initiative that has been undertaken to help in fighting COVID-19. The initiative brought together scientists, 3D printers and volunteers from Serbia who create free-of-charge 3D printed faceshields for medical staff (on Serbian only).
Mar 24 2020
IPANEMA TEAM FROM BIOSENSE WON 2nd GFI GRANT
The IPANEMA BIOS team has received two GFI grants so far! Grant recipients are Dr Ivana Gadjanski ( IPANEMA's coordinator) and Dr Vasa Radonic (IPANEMA's RQM), who will further contribute to the IPANEMA project by developing a new generation of biosensors for biomass, nutrients and metabolites and enabling their configuration in bioreactors.
Today BioSense team organized IPANEMA’s first Scientific Online Lecture (SOL). The lecture has been given by Ryo Kubota from Diagenetix, who talked about designing Loop-mediated isothermal AMPlification (LAMP) and Assimilating Probe.
Feb 15 2020
MEMBER OF OUR CONSORTIUM WAS AWARDED SERBIA’S HIGHEST HONOR
Member of IPANEMA consortium, Prof. Dr Gordana Vunjak Novakovic, from Columbia University is now the holder of the Order of the Karadjordje's Star - Serbia's Highest Honor.
IPANEMA Risk and Quality Manager Dr Vasa Radonic presented the project objectives on Serbian television RTV, together with the director of the BioSense Institute Prof. Dr Vladimir Crnojevic (on Serbian only).
Jan 31 2020
IPANEMA HAS OFFICIALLY KICKED-OFF
IPANEMA Kick-off Meeting was held on 31st January 2020 at BioSense Institute in Novi Sad. We would like to thank enthusiastic and dedicated participants and speakers who have presented their institutions and shared extensive experiences.