We are pleased to announce that 3 PhD students of our Unit have been awarded with thesis prizes in chemistry and biology in 2020 to reward the excellence of their research work. Congratulations to Shi, Matteo et Adrien!
Thesis prize from the University of Strasbourg and the Chemistry Research Foundation of Strasbourg for his work on the development of two-dimensional materials for the treatment of cancer and rheumatoid arthritis combining photothermal and photodynamic therapy.
Matteo Andrea Lucherelli
Thesis prize from the National Academy of Pharmacy (in the section Drug Sciences) for his work on the chemical functionalization of graphene and boron nitride for biomedical applications as novel drug delivery carriers.
Thesis prize from the Biological Society of Strasbourg sponsored by the Grand-Est Region for his work on the influence of vitamin D in the initiation of immune responses of human skin.
Work recently published in Allergy: doi: 10.1111/all.14718