Nano Safe Leather

THE EFFECT ON HUMAN HEALTH OF AG/TIO2NM
TREATED LEATHERS FOR FOOTWEAR INDUSTRY

Dissemination

Publications:

Rita Rebelo, N.K.Manninen, Mariana Henriques, Sandra Carvalho, Morphology and oxygen incorporation effect on antimicrobial activity of silver thin film, Applied Surface Science, submitted in 2015 and accepted and published in 2016, repositorium.sdum.uminho.pt/bitstream/1822/40876/1/document_37808_1.pdf

Carmen Gaidau, Aurora Petica, Madalina Ignat, Ovidiu Iordache, Lia-Mara Ditu, Marcel Ionescu, Enhanced photocatalysts based on Ag-TiO2 and Ag-N-TiO2 nanoparticles for multifunctional leather surface coating , Open Chem., 2016; 14: 383–392, https://www.degruyter.com/downloadpdf/j/chem.2016.14.issue-1/chem-2016-0040/chem-2016-0040.xml

R. Rebelo, S.V. Calderon, R. Fangueiro, M. Henriques, S. Carvalho, Influence of oxygen content on the antibacterial effect of Ag-O coatings deposited by magnetron sputtering, Surface and Coatings Technology, 305 (2016) 1–10, http://hdl.handle.net/1822/42426/

R. Rebelo, N.K. Manninen, L. Fialho, M. Henriques, and S. Carvalho, Morphology and oxygen incorporation effect on antimicrobial activity of silver thin films, Applied Surface Science, 371 (2016), 1-8, http://hdl.handle.net/1822/40876

Steliana RODINO, Marian BUTU, Carmen GAIDAU, Manuela CALIN, Alina BUTU, Ontological model for the evaluation of the impact of nanoparticles on the human cell morphology , Banat's Journal of Biotechnology, DOI: 10.7904/2068–4738–VIII(16)–18, https://www.bjbabe.ro/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/18_RODINO.pdf

I. Carvalho, S. Ferdov, C. Mansilla,S. M. Marques,M.A. Cerqueira, L.M. Pastrana, M. Henriques, C. Gaidau, P. Ferreira, S. Carvalho, Development of antimicrobial leather modified with Ag-TiO2 nanoparticles for footwear industry , Science and Technology of Materials, CTMAT-D-17-00032R1, accepted for publishing.

Daniela Rebleanu, Carmen Gaidau, Geanina Voicu, Cristina Ana Constantinescu, Catalina Mansilla, Teresa Cristina Rojas, Sandra Carvalho, Manuela Calin, The impact of photocatalytic Ag/TiO2 and Ag/N-TiO2 nanoparticles on human keratinocytes and epithelial lung cells , TOX_2018_72, Toxicology, ISSN: 0300-483X, in evaluation.

Invited speakers:

Carmen Gaidau,  THE EFFECT ON HUMAN HEALTH OF Ag/TiO2NM-TREATED LEATHERS FOR FOOTWEAR INDUSTRY , EuroNanoForum2015, 7th International Conference on Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials, Joint Seminar on NanoSafety,  Riga, Letonia, 9-13.06.2015, http://euronanoforum2015.eu/session/workshop-nano-safety-joint-seminar-of-siinn-nanoreg-prosafe-and-oecd/  

A.M. Hofer-Roblyek, M. Rebelo de Figueiredo, I. Carvalho, S. Carvalho, C. Gaidau, R. Franz,  Tribological testing of leather treated with Ag/TiO2 nanoparticles for footwear industry , AVS 63rd International Symposium & Exhibition, 06–11 November 2016, Nashville, Tennessee, USA, http://www.newswise.com/articles/nanoparticle-treatment-adds-antimicrobial-coatings-to-leather

Carmen Gaidau,  Advanced and Smart Nanomaterials for Leather Industry, 6th Annual World Congress of Nano Science & Technology-2016 (Nano S&T-2016), Singapore, 26-28 October 2016, oral presentation and abstract published in Proceeding pag.169, http://www.bitcongress.com/nano2016/ScientificProgramme-2.asp  

Conferences:

M. Rebelo de Figueiredo, I. Carvalho, S. Carvalho, C. Gaidau, R. Franz, Tribological testing of leather treated with Ag/TiO2 nanoparticles for footwear industry , 17th Nordic Symposium on Tribology - NORDTRIB 2016, 14–17 June 2016, Hämeenlinna, Finland,  oral presentation (abstract sent in 2015 and accepted)

 E. Carneiro, J. Souza, R. Fangueiro and S. Carvalho, Evaluation of nanoparticle antimicrobial properties in surgical gauze, 6th Iberian Meeting on Colloids and Interfaces, 2015, Jul 8-10, Guimarães, Portugal

 C. F. Almeida Alves and  S. Carvalho, Bioactive response of oxide based surfaces, 6th Iberian Meeting on Colloids and Interfaces – RICI 6, Guimarães, Portugal, 8-10 July 2015

  I. Carvalho, S.M. Marques, M. Henriques, T. Polcar, C.J. Tavares, S. Carvalho, Development of Ag/TiO2NM-Treated Leathers with antibacterial activity for Footwear Industry , Photocatalytic and Superhydrophilic Surfaces Workshop, PSS2015, Guimarães, Portugal, 10-11 de setembro 2015

 S. Carvalho, Surface nanofunctionalization for biomedical applications, EuroNanoForum, Riga, Letónia, junho 2015

 S. Carvalho, MC3T3-E1 cell response of PVD-grown antibacterial thin films, 12th International Conference on Nanosciences & Nanotechnologies (NN15), Tessalónica, Grécia, 7 a 10 julho 2015

 J. M. Souza, E. Carneiro, S. Carvalho, M.E.S. F. Raul., Evaluation of nanoparticle comfort properties in surgical gauze, Jornadas do Centro de Física 2015, Braga, Portugal,  20 November 2015

 I. Carvalho, S.M. Marques, M. Henriques, T. Polcar, C.J. Tavares, S. Carvalho, Development of Ag/TiO2NM-Treated Leathers with antibacterial activity for Footwear Industry, Jornadas do Centro de Física 2015, Braga, Portugal, 20 November 2015.

  R. Rebelo, R. Fangueiro, M. Henriques, S. Carvalho, Influence of oxygen content on the antibacterial effect of Agx-Ox coatings deposited by magnetron sputtering, Junior Euromat, Lausanne, Switzerland, 2016.

  C. F. Almeida Alves, L. Marques, F. Paumier, T. Girardeau, D. Schneider, A. Cavaleiro and S. Carvalho, Influence of the oxygen content on the properties of Ta1-xOx bioactive coatings: an experimental and ab-initio study , 43th International Conference on Metallurgical Coatings and Thin Films (ICMCTF), 25 29 Apr 2016, San Diego, California, USA.

  N.K.Manninen, S.Calderon V., I.Carvalho, M.Henriques, A.Cavaleiro, S.Carvalho, Antibacterial Ag/a-C nanocomposite coatings: The influence of nano-galvanic a-C and Ag couples on Ag ionization rates, ICAMS 2016 – 6th International Conference on Advanced Materials and Systems, Bucharest, Romania, 2016, 20-22 October.

  S.Marques, Lanceros-Mendez, M. Henriques, P. Rico, S.Carvalho, Development of electrodes deposited by magnetron sputtering on polymers based sensors for biomedical applications, 15th International Conference on Plasma Surface Engineering (PSE), Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, 12-16th September 2016.

  Daniela Stan, Cristina Ana Constantinescu, Carmen Gaidau, Madalina Ignat, Aurora Petica, Manuela Calin, Effects of Ag/TiO2 nanoparticles developed for leather surface finishing on human keratinocytes cells , Applied Nanotechnology and Nanoscience International Conference 2016, Barcelona, Spain , 9-11 November 2016, http://programme.exordo.com/annic2016/delegates/presentation/39/.

  Daniela Stan, Cristina Ana Constantinescu, Carmen Gaidau , Madalina Ignat, Aurora Petica, Manuela Calin, Effects of Ag/TiO2 nanoparticles developed for leather surface finishing on human keratinocytes , 8th National Congress with International Participation and 43th Annual Scientific Session of the Romanian Society for Cell Biology, Oradea, Romania, 8-12 June, 2016, http://www.snbc.ro/pages/Annual_meeting.html.

  C.Gaidau, M. Calin, M.Ignat, A. Petica, D. Stan, C. A. Constantinescu, Ag-TiO2 nanoparticles for leather surface finishing and their toxicity effect on human lung epithelial cells , Conference BIONANOTOX 2016-7th International Conference "Biomaterials and Nanobiomaterials:Recent Advances Safety-Toxicology and Ecology Issues", 8-15 mai 2016, Heraklion, Crete, Grecia, http://www.bionanotox.org/past-congresses.

  Carmen Gaidau, Madalina Ignat, Ovidiu Iordache, Lia-Mara Ditu, INNOVATION IN LEATHER MANUFACTURE THROUGH SAFE USE OF NANOPARTICLES, The European conference Industrial Technologies 2016 – Creating a Smart Europe, Amsterdam, Olanda, 21-25 mai 2016, https://www.flickr.com/photos/143921076@N05/27823967006/.

http://www.bionanotox.org/past-congresses http://icams.ro/icams https://www.flickr.com

  Carmen Gaidau, Madalina Ignat, Aurora Petica, Manuela Calin, Sandra Carvalho, Robert Franz, Stoica Tonea, Alina Butu, The Study of Ag/TiO2 Nanomaterials Use for Leather and Footwear Industry, Proceedings of THE 6th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ADVANCED MATERIALS AND SYSTEMS, Ed. Certex, ISSN: 2068 – 0783, 2016, p.75-81.

  NANO_SAFE_LEATHER project Workshop & Work meeting II Bucharest, 21st of October 2016, http://icams.ro/icams/download/Program%20ICAMS%202016.pdf with 6 oral presentations.

  NANO_SAFE_LEATHER project Workshop & Work meeting III, 1-3 June 2017, Guimaraes, Portugal, Universidade do Minho.

 

Daniela Rebleanu, Geanina Voicu, Cristina Ana Constantinescu, Mariana Deleanu, Carmen Gaidau, Madalina Ignat, Aurora Petica, Manuela Călin, Investigation of cell death mechanism induced by silver - and silver nitrogen-doped titanium dioxide nanoparticles in human keratinocytes , EuroNanoForum 2017, 21-23 June 2017, Malta, MIC_7432, Poster, http://euronanoforum2017.eu/posters-selected/ , https://www.flickr.com/photos/156278285@N04/35717968635/in/photostream/

 

Carvalho I., Fedov S., Cerquera M.A., Henriques M., Gaidau C, Carvalho S., Leather functionalized with antimicrobial nanoparticles , EuroNanoForum 2017, 21-23 June 2017, 079 MIC_7433, Poster, https://www.flickr.com/photos/156278285@N04/34876621004/

 

Daniela Rebleanu, Geanina Voicu, Cristina Ana Constantinescu, Mariana Deleanu, Carmen Gaidau, Madalina Ignat, Aurora Petica, Manuela Calin, Cell Death Mechanism Induced By AgTiO2/AgNTiO2 Nanoparticles in Human Epithelial Lung Cells , A 35-a Sesiune Stiintifica Anuala a SRBC, Iasi, 7-11 June 2017.

 

Carmen Gaidau, Madalina Fleancu, Study of Ag/TiO2 nanoparticles leacheability from leather surface , oral presentation at NANO_SAFE_LEATHER workshop Guimaraes, Portugal, 1st May, 2017.

 

Daniela Rebleanu, Geanina Voicu, Cristina Ana Constantinescu, Carmen Gaidau, Madalina Ignat, Aurora Petica, Manuela Calin, Intracellular signalling pathways activated by Ag/TiO2 nanoparticles in human epithelial cells , oral presentation at NANO_SAFE_LEATHER workshop Guimaraes, Portugal, 1st May, 2017.

 

NANO_SAFE_LEATHER project presentation , in Interim Bulletin—Autumn 2017 of European network Nanosafecluster, http://www.nanosafetycluster.eu

 

Daniela Rebleanu, Carmen Gaidau, Cristina Ana Constantinescu, Manulea Calin, Considerations on photocatalytic Ag/TiO2 and Ag/NTiO2 nanoparticles for leather finishing and their toxicity , NanoTox 2018 - 9th International Conference on Nanotoxicology, 18-21 September 2018, Neuss, Germania.

 

Daniela Rebleanu, GeaninaVoicu, Cristina Ana Constantinescu, Mariana Deleanu, Carmen Gaidau, Madalina Ignat, Aurora Petica, Manuela Calin, The effect of Ag-TiO2/ Ag-N-TiO2 nanoparticles on intracellular signaling pathways in human lung epithelial cells , The 36 th Annual Scientific Session of the Romanian Society for Cell Biology and the 10th National Congress with International Participation”, 6-9 June 2018, Craiova, Romania.

 

Daniela Rebleanu, Cristina Ana Constantinescu, Geanina Voicu, Mariana Deleanu, Carmen Gaidau, Madalina Ignat, Aurora Petica, Manuela Calin, Effects of Ag/TiO2 and Ag/N-TiO2 nanoparticles on human lung epithelial cells , International Conference on Nanotechnology and Bioscience, Heraklion, Creta 2018.

 

Carmen Gaidau, Manuela Calin, Daniela Rebleanu, Geanina Voicu, Cristina Ana Constantinescu, Alina Butu, Smart Ag/TiO2 and Ag/N-TiO2 nanoparticles for leather surface coating and their cytotoxicological impact , 11th Asia International Conference of Leather Science and Technology (AICLST), 17-19 October 2018, Xi'an, China.

 

Daniela Rebleanu, Cristina Ana Constantinescu, Geanina Voicu, Mariana Deleanu, Carmen Gaidau, Madalina Ignat, Aurora Petica, Manuela Calin, The effects of photocatalytic silver (Ag)-titanium dioxide (TiO2) nanoparticles on human lung epithelial cells , Advances in proteomics and progress in precision medicine, 2018, Bucuresti, Romania.

 

Work meeting, July 2018, Bucharest

 

Press release:

  R. Franz, Press release by AVS: Science Array Technology of Materials, Interfaces, and Processing https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/11/161109111045.htm

 

IPR protection under

 

OSIM patent application A/00966/22.11.2017, Gaidau C., Calin M., Constantinescu C.A., Rebleanu D., Stoica T., "Piei cu proprietati antimicrobiene si de autocuratare si procedeu de obtinere a acestora"

 

EPO patent application nr. 17464014.4/EP17464014/23.11.2017, Gaidau C., Calin M., Constantinescu C.A., Rebleanu D., Stoica T., "Leather with antimicrobial and self-cleaning properties and process for obtaining thereof".

 

MSc thesis  and students individual projects:

Propriedades Antimicrobianas Do Couro Modificado Com Nanopartículas de TiO2.Ag ”,  MSc thesis elaborated by Nuno Pires Soares;

“Desenvolvimento de Nanopartículas de TiO2:Ag para Incorporação em Couros para a Indústria do Calçado”,  elaborated by Nuno Pires Soares in the frame ofProjeto individual”; 

“Influência das nanopartículas de Ag-TiO2, incorporadas por sputtering, nas propriedades superficiais de couro para a indústria do calçado”   elaborated by Catarina Alves Aires Fernandes in the frame ofProjeto individual”.

–Marlene Calheiros e Patrícia Lopes, Deposition of TiO2:Ag this films by PVD for footwear industry , Master on Materials Engineering, University of Minho, January, 2017.


NANO_ SAFE _LEATHER

The project is funded under the frame of SIINN the ERA-NET on Nanosafety for a Safe Implementation of Innovative Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 2nd Call (2013).

An ERA-NET is a coordination activity funded by the European Commission within the 7th Framework Programme 

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