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Effect of protein adsorption on the radial wicking of blood droplets in paper

July 13th, 2018|Comments Off on Effect of protein adsorption on the radial wicking of blood droplets in paper

Our new paper on the "effect of protein adsorption on the radial wicking of blood droplets in paper" has been published in Journal of Colloid and Interface Science. Authors: Michael Hertaeg, Rico Tabor and Gil [...]

Activity and Longevity of Antibody in Paper-Based Blood Typing Diagnostics

July 6th, 2018|Comments Off on Activity and Longevity of Antibody in Paper-Based Blood Typing Diagnostics

Our new article in Frontiers in Chemistry has been published. https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fchem.2018.00193/full Abstract: Paper-based diagnostics provide a low-cost, reliable and easy to use mode of blood typing. The shelf-life of such products, however, can be limited [...]

Patent for in-situ filling of nanocellulose composites

June 8th, 2018|Comments Off on Patent for in-situ filling of nanocellulose composites

BioPRIA is pleased to announce the granting of the patent for a new concept of in-situ filling of nanocellulose composites (WO 2017152217 A1). Entitled "Material composition and method of producing a material composition with enhanced barrier [...]

Effects of fibre dimension and charge density on nanocellulose gels

April 27th, 2018|Comments Off on Effects of fibre dimension and charge density on nanocellulose gels

Our new article "Effects of fibre dimension and charge density on nanocellulose gels" has been published in Journal of Colloid and Interface Science. This study investigated the effect of pulp source on the nanocellulose fibre [...]

Engineering cellulose fibre inorganic composites for depth filtration and adsorption

April 27th, 2018|Comments Off on Engineering cellulose fibre inorganic composites for depth filtration and adsorption

Our new paper "Engineering cellulose fibre inorganic composites for depth filtration and adsorption" has been published in Separation and Purification Technology.  This study demonstrates that highly fibrillated nanocellulose fibres combined with a cationic wet strength [...]

Events

BioPRIA Chapter Presentation – 13th July 2018

July 6th, 2018|Comments Off on BioPRIA Chapter Presentation – 13th July 2018

Presenter: Mahdi Naseri-Nosar Time & location: 12pm - 1pm at BioPRIA (15 Alliance Lane, Monash Clayton campus) Abstract: Herein we plan to develop a paper-based microfluidic device for point-of-care detection of microbial species in whole blood. First, [...]

Technical Skills Webinar 4 – Presenting your research to a technical audience

June 22nd, 2018|Comments Off on Technical Skills Webinar 4 – Presenting your research to a technical audience

When: 6 July 2018, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm at BioPRIA, 15 Alliance Lane, Clayton 3800 and via Zoom Webinar Click here to register now.

2018 International Conference on Nanotechnology for Renewable Materials – Madison, Wisconsin

June 7th, 2018|Comments Off on 2018 International Conference on Nanotechnology for Renewable Materials – Madison, Wisconsin

The 2018 TAPPI Nanotechnology Conference will be held in Madison, Wisconsin USA from 11-14 June 2018. The theme of the conference is "Cellulose Nanomaterials - Solutions for Industry Applications".  The conference will be focusing on new research findings and the latest [...]

Australasian Particle Technology Society Student Conference

February 28th, 2018|0 Comments

Date: 29-30 September 2018 The Australasian Particle Technology Society will host its 3rd Student Conference on 29-30 September 2018 in Lake Hayes Pavilion, Queenstown, New Zealand. The conference will feature presentations in both oral and [...]

2018 Progress in Paper Physic Seminar

February 28th, 2018|0 Comments

Date: 23-27 September 2018 The 2018 Progress in Paper Physics Seminar will be held in Lodz, Poland on the 23rd- 27th of September 2018. The aim is to bring together researchers who work on paper-based [...]