News

Culture of Chemistry

News 30 November, 2016
The book includes specially selected articles that previously appeared in The Chemical Intelligencer magazine published in the period of 1995–2000 [1]. Excerpts of these Editor's choice chapters chronicle the culture and history of chemistry, featuring great chemists and discoverers.
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With the help of cyclodextrins NASA prepares for first-ever in-space DNA sequencing experiment

News 30 November, 2016
Minion developed by Oxford Nanopore arrived to the international orbiting lab to start with the first-ever in-space DNA sequencer experiment. The MinION is a handheld device that weighs 120 g.
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Special Issue on Cyclodextrins

News 4 November, 2016
International Journal of Pharmaceutics will publish a special issue on cyclodextrins and cyclodextrin derivatives in drug development. This issue will contain reviews and original scientific papers that are focused on Professor Duchêne’s
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3rd CYCLON-HIT Summer School

News 12 October, 2016
The 3rd CYCLON-HIT Summer School dedicated to „Photoactivable antbacterials: from basic concept to practical approaches” has been recently held in Bologna (September 26–28, 2016). The school organiozed by Ilse Manet (ISOF-CNR) and Salvatore Sortino (University of Catania) teaches the photophysical and photochemical principles and gives several examples of cyclodextrin applications in photodynamic therapy. The final program can be seen here:
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Study on Captisol Enabled Melphalan

News 12 October, 2016
The purpose of this study is to determine if the investigators can achieve a certain level of Captisol Enabled Melphalan that would be best to use in treating Multiple Myeloma and AL Amyloidosis. It is in the recruiting phase.
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ENCAPSULATONS - New book from Academic Press

News 1 August, 2016
Volume 2 in the series of "Nanotechnology in the Agri-food Industry” with the title "Encapsulations” (edited by A.M. Grumezescu) has been recently published. It contains several chapters on cyclodextrin complexation of flavors and aromas.
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Alpha-CD tablets for animals

News 1 August, 2016
The recently marketed veterinary formulation is useful for improving the digestion of cats and dogs.
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György Kéri passed away

News 26 July, 2016
The world-wide recognized biochemist, Professor of Semmelweis University, György Kéri (66) passed away on 20th July after a long fight against an incurable disease. His outstanding research in the field of cell signaling therapy and related pharmaceuticals made him famous among professionals
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Global and Chinese Cyclodextrin Industry – 2016

News 15 July, 2016
Several professional and in-depth studies on the current state of various cyclodextrin industries with a focus on the Chinese market can be purchased from Reports Express. The following market research reports are available:
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Events

CycloLab’s Chapter

Events 4 November, 2016
With the title of “Potential of cyclodextrins in risk assessment and monitoring of organic contaminants” a chapter compiled by CycloLab together with Budapest University of Technology and Economy was published in Volume 3 (Site Assessment and Monitoring Tools) in a book series on Engineering Tools for Environmental Risk Management published by CRC.
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CycloLab at EMN Meeting on Smart and Multifunctional Material - 2016

Events 1 August, 2016
The Energy, Material & Nanotechnology Meeting on Smart and Multifunctional Material was held on 23-26 August 2016 in Berlin. CycloLab presented an invited lecture (Milo Malanga) and a poster (Gábor Benkovics) in the session of "Optical and Biomedical Applications of Multifunctional Nanomaterials".
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CycloLab contributed to the International Summer School

Events 15 July, 2016
The 3rd International Summer School organized by the Italian Cyclodextrin Society (Profs. F. Trotta and A. Mele) was finished with success.
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