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Chemical reactions speed up with hollow fluorescent carbon and gold nanoparticles

Gold nanoparticles (Au NPs) constitute one of the most interesting model systems in the area of heterogeneous catalysis. Au NP hybrids with hollow nanocages, alloyed nanoparticles and core-shell structure play important roles in harvesting light energy and

The search for new drug candidates to treat Chagas disease

Chagas disease (CD) is a parasite-born pathology caused by a unicellular microorganism called Trypanosoma cruzi. This illness causes a significant morbidity and mortality in the developing world, being endemic in 21 countries across Latin America, representing also

Serendipitous detection of rare hemoglobin variants

The centralization of laboratory activities optimizes the resources and improves the expertise of the staff that can observe with a higher probability rare and exceptional cases. In the recent months, the Area Vasta Romagna’s laboratory, which provides