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September 2, 2015

"Ilmenau Symposium on Medical Application of Magnetic Nanoparticles and Ferrofluids (ISMAP)"


 A symposium on medical applications of magnetic nanoparticles and ferrofluids is to be held at the Technische Universität Ilmenau, Ilmenau, Germany on September 2, 2015. The symposium is designed to emphasize on the latest developments in preparation of magnetic nanoparticles and ferrofluids as well as application of those in diagnostics, therapy or sensors and actuators.


Technische Universität Ilmenau

Building: TBD
Address: TBD
Room: TBD

Program (Symposium language: English)

10:10Materials Synthesis & Characterization
10:10S. Dutz (CHAIR)
An introduction in medical applications of magnetic nanoparticles
10:30M. Koneracka et al.
Immobilization of biologically active substances to magnetic nanoparticles
10:45A. Weidner et al.
Hybrid materials by producing a protein corona on magnetic nanoparticles
11:00M. Timko (INVITED TALK)
Hyperthermic effect in magnetosome
11:30V. Zavisova et al.
Synthesis and characterization of magnetic polymer drug loaded nanospheres
11:45R. Tietze et al.
Application of magnetic iron oxide nanoparticles in drug        delivery and hyperthermia
12:00Lunch Break
13:00Therapeutical Applications
13:00J. Clement (INVITED TALK)
Biological barriers – Conditions for nanomaterials transport
13:30C. Gräfe et al.
Monitoring the passage of SPIONs through cell layers
13:45R. Müller et al.
Movement of magnetic particles in a living system
14:00A.-K. Schmidt et al.
Coated superparamagnetic nickel nanorods affect cell vitality and intracellular signaling
14:15J. Demut et al.
Multicellular spheroids: An in vitro model for nanoparticle-cell interaction studies
14:30Coffee Break
14:45Diagnostic Applications
14:45P. Kopcansky (INVITED TALK)
15:15R. Sandig et al.
Measurement phantoms for Magnetic Particle Imaging (MPI)
15:30S. Ley et al.
Experimental investigations of magnetic modulated nanoparticles for microwave breast cancer detection
15:45T. Volkova et al.
Ferrofluid based artificial tactile sensors



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