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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 [...]

Water Resistant Cellulose – Titanium Dioxide Composites for Photocatalysis

March 16th, 2018|Comments Off on Water Resistant Cellulose – Titanium Dioxide Composites for Photocatalysis

We are glad to announce the publication of our new article in Nature Research Journal. https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-20569-w Abstract: Novel water resistant photocatalytic composites of microfibrillated cellulose (MFC)—polyamide-amine-epichlorohydrin (PAE)—TiO2 nanoparticles (NPs) were prepared by a simple two-step [...]

Our new paper on Flexible spray coating process for smooth nanocellulose film production

March 16th, 2018|Comments Off on Our new paper on Flexible spray coating process for smooth nanocellulose film production

Our new article in Cellulose has now been published. Here we show that spray coating can be used to produce a strong, dense and robust nanocellulose (NC) films. Basis weight of NC films can be [...]

BioPRIA ARC Research Grant Success

February 28th, 2018|0 Comments

BioPRIA application for an ARC Research Hub for Processing Lignocellulosics into High Value Products was one of the three Research Hubs to receive support from the Commonwealth Government. BioPRIA will receive $6.8 million investment from [...]