Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid, CSIC


Nanorheology and nanoindentation revealed a softening and an increased viscous fluidity of adherent mammalian cells upon increasing the frequency. Gisbert, V. et al. Small 2024, 20, 2304884.

Hybrid hydrogels support neural cell culture development under magnetic actuation at high frequency. Martínez-Ramírez, J. et al. Acta Biomaterialia 2024, 176, 156-172.

Graphene oxide films as a novel tool for the modulation of myeloid-derived suppressor cell activity in the context of multiple sclerosis. Camacho-Toledano, C. et al. Nanoscale 2024, Advance article.


Cubic mesocrystal magnetic iron oxide nanoparticle formation by oriented aggregation of cubes in organic media: A rational design to enhance the magnetic hyperthermia efficiency. Egea-Benavente, D. et al. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces 2023, 15, 32162-32176.

Insights into the magnetic properties of single-core and multicore magnetite and manganese-doped magnetite nanoparticles. Delgado, A. et al. Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2023, 127, 4714–4723.

Biomineralization of magnetic nanoparticles in stem cells. Fromain, A. et al. Nanoscale 2023, 15, 10097-10109.

Ag2S biocompatible ensembles as dual OCT contrast agents and NIR imaging probes. Coro, A. et al. Small 2023, 2305026.

Nanomedical research and development in Spain: improving the treatment of diseases from the nanoscale. Fernández, P. et al. Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology 2023, 11, 1191327.

X-ray nanothermometry of nanoparticles in tumour-mimicking tissues under photothermia. López-Méndez, R. et al. Advanced Healthcare Materials 2023, 2301863.

Cellular and molecular processes are differently influenced in primary neural cells by slight changes in the physicochemical properties of multicore magnetic nanoparticles. Benayas, E. et al. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces 2023, 15, 17726 – 17741.

Maximizing the adsorption capacity of iron oxide nanocatalysts for the degradation of organic dyes. Díaz-Ufano, C. et al. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects 2023, 658, 130695.

Inductive heating enhances ripening in the aqueous synthesis of magnetic nanoparticles. Ovejero, J.G. et al. Crystal Growth and Design 2023, 23, 59 – 67.

High-performance implantable sensors based on anisotropic magnetoresistive La0.67Sr0.33MnO3 for biomedical applications. Vera, A. et al. ACS Biomaterials Science Enigneering 2023, 9, 1020–1029.


Tailoring the magnetic and structural properties of manganese/zinc doped iron oxide nanoparticles through microwaves-assisted polyol synthesis. Porru, M. et al. Nanomaterials 2022, 12, 3304.

Different coatings on magnetic nanoparticles dictate their degradation kinetics in vivo for 15 months after intravenous administration in mice. Portilla, Y. et al. Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2022, 20, 543.

Is graphene shortening the path toward spinal cord regeneration? Girão, A. et al. ACS Nano 2022, 16, 13430 – 13467.

Iron oxide and iron oxyhydroxide nanoparticles impair SARS-CoV-2 infection of cultured cells. DeDiego, M. L. et al. Journal of Nanotechnology 2022, 20, 352.

Tunable control of the structural features and related physical properties of MnxFe3- xO4nanoparticles: Implication on their heating performance by magnetic hyperthermia. Del Sol Fernández, S. et al. Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2022, 126, 10110-10128.

Superparamagnetic-blocked state transition under alternating magnetic fields: towards determining the magnetic anisotropy in magnetic suspensions. Cabrera, D. et al. Nanoscale 2022, 24.

Superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles decorated mesoporous silica nanosystem for combined antibiofilm therapy. Álvarez, E. et al. Pharmaceutics 2022, 14, 162.

Microwave-assisted NixFe1−x nanoclusters ultra-stable to oxidation in aqueous media. Santana-Otero, A. et al. Nanoscale 2022, 14, 16639-16646.

Engineering biomaterials for neural applications: Targetting traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries. Springer-Nature (2022). ISBN: 978-3-030-81399-4. Editors: Elisa López-Dolado and M. Concepción Serrano. Co-authors: Chapters 1 and 3 (M. Concepción Serrano) and Chapter 7 (M. Puerto Morales, Sabino Veintemillas and Jesús G. Ovejero).

The surface coating of iron oxide nanoparticles drives their intracellular trafficking and degradation in endolysosomes differently depending on the cell type. Portilla, Y. et al. Biomaterials 2022, 281, 121365.

Unravelling an amine-regulated crystallization crossover to prove single/multicore effects on the biomedical and environmental catalytic activity of magnetic iron oxide colloids. Gallo-Córdova, A. et al. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 2022, 608, Part B, 1585-1597.


Understanding mnps behaviour in response to amf in biological milieus and the effects at the cellular level: Implications for a rational design that drives magnetic hyperthermia therapy toward clinical implementation. Egea-Benavente, D. et al. Cancers 2021, 13, 4583.

Nanoparticles for magnetic heating: When two (or more) is better than one. Ovejero, J. G. et al. Materials 2021, 14, 6416.

Nanostructured gold electrodes promote neural maturation and network connectivity. Domínguez-Bajo, A. et al. Biomaterials 2021, 279, 121186.

How size, shape and assembly of magnetic nanoparticles give rise to different hyperthermia scenarios. Gavilán, H. et al. Nanoscale 2021, 13, 15631-15646.

Selective magnetic nanoheating: Combining iron oxide nanoparticles for multi-hot-spot induction and sequential regulation. Ovejero, J.G. et al. Nano Letters 2021, 21, 7213-7220.

Reproducibility and scalability of magnetic nanoheater synthesis. Ovejero, J.G. et al. Nanomaterials 2021, 11, 2059.

Mixing iron oxide nanoparticles with different shape and size for tunable magneto-heating performance. Ovejero, J.G. et al. Nanoscale 2021, 13, 5714-5729.

Improving degradation of real wastewaters with self-heating magnetic nanocatalysts. Gallo-Cordova, A. et al. Journal Cleaner Production 2021, 308, 127385.

Engineering iron oxide nanocatalysts by a microwave-assisted polyol method for the magnetically induced degradation of organic pollutants. Gallo-Cordova, A. et al. Nanomaterials, 2021, 11, 1052.

Iron oxide nanoparticle coatings dictate cell outcomes despite the influence of protein coronas. Portilla, Y. et al. ACS Applied Materials Interfaces 2021, 13, 7924–7944.

Whither magnetic hyperthermia? A tentative roadmap. Rubia-Rodríguez, I. et al. Materials, 2021, 14, 1–37.

Effective actions of ion release from mesoporous bioactive glass and macrophage mediators on the differentiation of osteoprogenitor and endothelial progenitor cells. Polo-Montalvo, A. et al. Pharmaceutics, 2021, 13, 1152.

Effects of ipriflavone-loaded mesoporous nanospheres on the differentiation of endothelial progenitor cells and their modulation by macrophages. Casarrubios, L. et al. Nanomaterials, 2021, 11, 1102.

Temperature dependence of the magnetic interactions taking place in monodisperse magnetite nanoparticles having different morphologies. Navarro, E. et al. AIP Advances 2021, 11, 15025.


Tailor-made PEG coated iron oxide nanoparticles as contrast agents for long lasting magnetic resonance molecular imaging of solid cancers. Lazaro-Carrillo, A. et al. Materials Science and Engineering C 2020, 107, 110262.

Combined magnetoliposome formation and drug loading in one step for efficient AC-magnetic field remote controlled drug release. Fortes Brollo, M.E. et al. ACS Applied Materials Interfaces 2020, 12, 4295-4307.

Continuous production of magnetic iron oxide nanocrystals by oxidative precipitation. Asimakidou, T. et al. Chemical Engineering Journal 2020, 124593.

Superparamagnetic nanosorbent for water purification: Assessment of the adsorptive removal of lead and methyl orange from aqueous solutions. Gallo-Cordova, A. et al. Science Total Environment 2020, 711, 134644.

3D Reduced graphene oxide scaffolds with a combinatorial fibrous-porous architecture for neural tissue engineering. Girão A. et al. ACS Applied Materials Interfaces 2020, 12, 38962-38975.

Graphene Oxide microfibers promote regenerative responses after chronic implantation in the cervical injured spinal cord. Domínguez-Bajo, A. et al. ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering 2020, 6, 2401-2414.

Interfacing neurons with nanostructured electrodes modulates synaptic circuit features. Domínguez-Bajo, A. et al. Advanced Biosystems 2020, 4, 200017.

Silicon substituted hydroxyapatite/VEGF scaffolds stimulate bone regeneration in osteoporotic sheep Casarrubios, L. et al. Acta Biomaterialia 2020, 101, 544-553.

Smartphone-based colorimetric method to quantify iron concentration and to determine the nanoparticle size from magnetic nanoparticles suspensions. Fernadez-Afonso, Y. et al. Particle and Particle Systems Characterization 2020, 37, 2000032.

Enzyme-induced formation of Iron hybrid nanostructures with different morphologies. Benavente, R. et al. Nanoscale 2020, 12, 12917.

New insights in the structural analysis of maghemite and (MFe2O4, M= Co, Zn) ferrite nanoparticles synthetized by Microwave assisted – Polyol process. Gallo-Cordova, A. et al. Materials Chemistry Frontiers 2020, 4, 3063-3073.


Slow magnetic relaxation in well crystallized, monodispersed, octahedral and spherical magnetite nanoparticles. Navarro, E. et al. AIP Advances 2019, 9.

Effect of the surface charge on the adsorption capacity of chromium (VI) of iron oxide magnetic nanoparticles prepared by microwave-assisted synthesis. Gallo-Cordova, A. et al. Water 2019, 11, 2372.

Rheological behavior of magnetic colloids in the borderline between ferrofluids and magnetorheological fluids, Shahrivar, K. et al. Journal Rheology 2019, 63, 547-558.

Flower-like Mn-doped magnetic nanoparticles functionalized with AV-B3-integrin-ligand to efficiently induce intracellular heat after AMF-exposition triggering glioma cell death. Del Sol-Fernández, S. et al. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces 2019, 11, 26648-26663.

Design strategies for shape-controlled magnetic iron oxide nanoparticles, Roca, A.G. et al. Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews 2019, 138, 68.

Understanding the influence of a bifunctional polyethylene glycol derivative in the protein corona formation around iron oxide nanoparticles, Ruiz, A. et al. Materials 2019, 12, 2218.

99mTc-, 90Y-, and 177Lu-labeled iron oxide nanoflowers designed for potential use in dual magnetic hyperthermia/radionuclide cancer therapy and diagnosis. Ognjanović, M. et al. ACS Applied Materials Interfaces 2019 11, 41109-41117.

Elongated magnetic nanoparticles with high-aspect ratio: a nuclear relaxation and specific absorption rate investigation, Avolio, M. et al. Phys Chem Chem Phys 2019, 21, 18741-18752.

Cell-promoted nanoparticle aggregation decreases nanoparticle-induced hyperthermia under an alternating magnetic field independently of nanoparticle coating, core size, and subcellular localization, Mejías, R. et al. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces 2019, 11, 340-355.

Doped-iron oxide nanocrystals synthesized by one-step aqueous route for multi-imaging purposes, Luengo, Y. et al. J Phys Chem C 2019, 123, 7356-7365.

Versatile graphene-based platform for robust nanobiohybrid interfaces. Bueno, R. et al. ACS Omega 2019, 4, 3287-3297.

Cu-Doped extremely small iron oxide nanoparticles with large longitudinal relaxivity: One-pot synthesis and in vivo targeted molecular imaging, Fernández-Barahona, I. et al. ACS Omega 2019, 4, 2719-2727.

Do biomedical engineers dream of graphene sheets?, Girão, A.F. et al. Biomaterials Science 2019, 7, 1228-1239.

Myelinated axons and functional blood vessels populate mechanically compliant rGO foams in chronic cervical hemisected rats, Domínguez-Bajo, A. et al. Biomaterials 2019, 192, 461-474.

Synergistic effect of Si-hydroxyapatite coating and VEGF adsorption on Ti6Al4V-ELI scaffolds for bone regeneration in an osteoporotic bone environment, Izquierdo-Barba, I. et al. Acta Biomaterialia 2019, 83, 456-466.

Aggregation effects on the magnetic properties of iron oxide colloids, Gutiérrez, L. et al. Nanotechnology 2019, 30, 112001.

Improving the reliability of the iron concentration quantification for iron oxide nanoparticle suspensions: A two-institutions study. Costo, R. et al. Analytical Bioanalytical Chemistry 2018, 411, 1895–1903.


Development and application of nanoparticles in biomedical imaging, Rosado-De-Castro, P.H. et al. Contrast Media and Molecular Imaging 2018, 1403826.

Response of macrophages and neural cells in contact with reduced graphene oxide microfibers, Serrano, M.C. et al. Biomaterials Science 2018, 6, 2987-2997.

Reductive nanometric patterning of graphene oxide paper using electron beam lithography, Gonçalves, G. et al. Carbon 2018, 129, 63-75.

Magnetic properties of nanoparticles as a function of the spatial distribution on liposomes and cells. Fortes Brollo, M.E. et al. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2018, 20, 17829-17838.

Effect of the sodium polyacrylate on the magnetite nanoparticles produced by green chemistry routes: Applicability in forward osmosis. Zufia-Rivas, J. et al. Nanomaterials 2018, 8, E470-413.

RGD-Functionalized Fe3O4 nanoparticles for magnetic hyperthermia. Arriortua O.K. et al. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 2018, 165, 315-324.

Unravelling the mechanisms that determine the uptake and metabolism of magnetic single and multicore nanoparticles in a Xenopus laevis model. Marin-Barba, M. et al. Nanoscale 2018, 10, 690-704.


Favorable biological responses of neural cells and tissue interacting with graphene oxide microfibers. González-Mayorga, A. et al. ACS Omega 2017, 2, 8253-8263.

Graphene-derived materials interfacing the spinal cord: Outstanding in vitro and in vivo findings. Domínguez-Bajo, A. et al. Front. Syst. Neurosci. 2017, 11, 71.

Ice as a green-structure-directing agent in the synthesis of macroporous MWCNTs and chondroitin sulphate composites. Nardecchia, S. et al. Materials 2017, 10, 355.

Key parameters on the microwave assisted synthesis of magnetic nanoparticles for MRI contrast agents. Fortes Brollo, M.E. et al. Contrast Media and Molecular Imaging 2017, 8902424.

Formation mechanism of maghemite nanoflowers synthesized by polyol mediated process. Gavilán, H. et al. ACS Omega 2017, 2, 7172–7184.

Time-course assessment of the aggregation and metabolization of magnetic nanoparticles. Rojas, J. et al. Acta Biomaterialia 2017, 58, 181-195.

Colloidal flower-shaped iron oxide nanoparticles: Synthesis strategies and coatings. Gavilán, H. et al. Part. Part. Syst. Charact. 2017, 34, 1700094.

One-step fast synthesis of nanoparticles for MRI: coating chemistry as the key variable determining positive or negative contrast, Pellico, J. et al. Langmuir 2017, 33, 10239-10247.

The internal structure of magnetic nanoparticles determines the magnetic response. Pacakova, B. et al. Nanoscale 2017, 9, 5129-5140.

How shape and internal structure affect the magnetic properties of anisometric magnetite nanoparticles. Gavilan, H. et al. Acta Materialia 2017, 125, 416-424.

Freeze-dried cylinders carrying chitosan nanoparticles for vaginal peptide delivery. Marciello, M. et al. Carbohyd. Polym. 2017, 170, 43-51.

Conversion of biogenic aragonite into hydroxyapatite scaffolds in boiling solutions. Reinares-Fisac, D. et al. Crystengcomm 2017, 19, 110-116.

Size analysis of single-core magnetic nanoparticles. Ludwig, F. et al. J. Magn. Magn. Mater. 2017, 427, 19-24.

SAXS analysis of single- and multi-core iron oxide magnetic nanoparticles. Szczerba, W. et al. J. Appl. Crystallogr. 2017, 50, 481-488.

Studies of the colloidal properties of superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles functionalized with platinum complexes in aqueous and PBS buffer media. da Silva, G.B. et al. J Brazil Chem Soc 2017, 28, 731-739.


Superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticle uptake alters M2 macrophage phenotype, iron metabolism, migration and invasion. Rojas, J.M. et al. Nanomed Nanotechnol Biol Med 2016, 12, 1127-1138.

In-situ particles reorientation during magnetic hyperthermia application: Shape matters twice. Simeonidis, K. et al. Sci. Rep. 2016, 6, 38382.

Counterion and solvent effects on the size of magnetite nanocrystals obtained by oxidative precipitation. Luengo, Y. et al. J. Mater. Chem. C 2016, 4, 9482-9488.

Profilin-2, a new player in iron metabolism. Luscieti, S. et al. Am. J. Hematol. 2016, 91, E42-E42.

Oriented attachment of recombinant proteins to agarose-coated magnetic nanoparticles by means of a beta-trefoil lectin domain. Acebron, I. et al. Bioconjugate. Chem. 2016, 27, 2734-2743.

Effect of nanoclustering and dipolar interactions in heat generation for magnetic hyperthermia. Coral, al. Langmuir 2016, 32, 1201-1213.

Tuning morphology and magnetism of magnetite nanoparticles by calix[8]arene-induced oriented aggregation. Vita, F. et al. Crystengcomm 2016, 18, 8591-8598.

Subsurface imaging of silicon nanowire circuits and iron oxide nanoparticles with sub-10nm spatial resolution. Perrino, A.P. et al. Nanotechnology 2016, 27, 700-710.

Versatile theranostics agents designed by coating ferrite nanoparticles with biocompatible polymers. Zahraei, M. et al. Nanotechnology 2016, 27, 0]00-12.

Detailed magnetic monitoring of the enhanced magnetism of ferrihydrite along its progressive transformation into hematite. Gutierrez, L. et al. J Geophys Res 2016, 121, 4118-4129.

Fast synthesis and bioconjugation of Ga-68 core-doped extremely small iron oxide nanoparticles for PET/MR imaging. Pellico, J. et al. Contrast Media Mol I 2016, 11, 203-210.

Metal homeostasis regulators suppress FRDA phenotypes in a Drosophila model of the disease. Soriano, S. et al. PLoS One 2016, 11.

Improving the magnetic heating by disaggregating nanoparticles. Arteaga-Cardona, F. et al. J. Alloy. Compd. 2016, 663, 636-644.

Recent advances in the preparation and application of multifunctional iron oxide and liposome-based nanosystems for multimodal diagnosis and therapy. Marciello, M. et al. Interface Focus 2016, 6.

Dose-response bioconversion and toxicity analysis of magnetite nanoparticles. Ruiz, A. et al. IEEE Magn. Lett. 2016, 7.

Protein-modified magnetic nanoparticles for biomedical applications. Talelli, M. et al. Curr. Org. Chem. 2016, 20, 1252-1261.

Thermodynamic charge-to-mass sensor for colloids, proteins, and polyelectrolytes. van Rijssel, J. et al. ACS Sensors 2016, 1, 1344-1350.

Fast synthesis and bioconjugation of 68Ga core-doped extremely small iron oxide nanoparticles for PET/MR imaging. Contrast Media and Molecular Imaging 2016, 11, 203-210.

Superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticle uptake alters M2 macrophage phenotype, iron metabolism, migration and invasion. Rojas, J.M. et al. Nanomedicine 2016, 12, 1127-1138.


Dimercaptosuccinic acid-coated magnetic nanoparticles as a localized delivery system in cancer immunotherapy: tumor targeting, in vivo detection and quantification, long-term biodistribution, biotransformation and toxicity. Mejias, R. et al. Book Chapter in «Advanced Materials: Health Care», WILEY-Scrivener Publishing LLC, USA (2015)

SOL-GEL magnetic materials. Gutiérrez, L. et al. Book Chapter in «Hbk Sol-Gel Vol. 2», Wiley-VCH Books (2015)

Challenges for diagnosis of malaria and neglected tropical diseases in elimination settings. Karl, S. et al. Biomed Research International 2015, 270756.

Tissue iron distribution assessed by MRI in patients with iron loading anemias. Gutiérrez, L. et al. PLOS One 2015, 10, e0139220.

Improving magnetic properties of ultrasmall magnetic nanoparticles by biocompatible coatings. Costo, R. et al. J. Appl. Phys. 2015, 117, 14, 064311.

Bismuth labeling for the CT assessment of local administration of magnetic nanoparticles. Veintemillas-Verdaguer, S. et al. Nanotechnology 2015, 26, 135101.

A single picture explains the diversity of hyperthermia response of magnetic nanoparticles. Conde-Leboran, I. et al. J Phys Chem C 2015, 119, 15698–15706.

Tuning the magnetic properties of Co-ferrite nanoparticles through the 1,2-hexadecanediol concentration in the reaction mixture. Moya, C. et al. Phys Chem Chem Phys 2015, 17, 13143-13149.

Inducing glassy magnetism in Co-ferrite nanoparticles through crystalline nanostructure. Moya, C. et al. J Mater Chem C 2015, 3, 4522-4529.

Polyethylenimine-coated SPIONs trigger macrophage activation through TLR-4 signaling and ROS production and modulate podosome dynamics. Mulens-Arias, V. et al. Biomaterials 2015, 52, 494-506.

Electrochemical synthesis of core-shell magnetic nanowires. Ovejero, J.G. et al. J Magnetism Magnetic Mater 2015, 144-147.

A value-added exopolysaccharide as a coating agent for MRI nanoprobes. Palma, S.I. et al. Nanoscale 2015, 7, 14272-14283.

Polyethylenimine-coated SPION exhibits potential intrinsic anti-metastatic properties inhibiting migration and invasion of pancreatic tumor cells. Mulens-Arias, V. et al. J Controlled Release 2015, 216, 78-92.

Hematotoxicity of magnetite nanoparticles coated with polyethylene glycol: In vitro and in vivo study. Ruiz, A. et al. Toxicology Report 2015, 4, 1555-1564.

Biotransformation of magnetic nanoparticles as a function of the coating in a rat model. Ruiz, A. et al. Nanoscale 2015, 7, 16321-16329.

Classification of magnetic nanoparticle systems – Synthesis, standardization and analysis methods in the NanoMag projec. Bogren, S. et al. Int J Mol Sci 2015, 16, 20308-20325.

Degradation of magnetic nanoparticles mimicking lysosomal conditions followed by ac susceptibility. Gutiérrez, L. et al. Biomed Eng Biomed Tech 2015, 60, 417-425.

Safety assessment of chronic oral exposure to iron oxide nanoparticles. Chamorro, S. et al. Nanotechnology 2015, 26, 205101.

The affinity of magnetic microspheres for Schistosoma eggs. Renata RF Candido R. et al. International journal for parasitology 2015, 45, 43-50.

Manipulating directional cell motility using intracellular superparamagnetic nanoparticles. Bradshaw, M. et al. Nanoscale 2015, 7, 4884-4889.

Effects of phase transfer ligands on monodisperse iron oxide magnetic nanoparticles. Palma, S. et al. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 2015, 437, 147–155.

Towards MRI T2 contrast agents of increased efficiency. Branca, M. et al. Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials 2015, 377, 348-353.

Improving magnetic properties of ultrasmall magnetic nanoparticles by biocompatible coatings. Costo, R. et al. J. Appl. Phys. 2015, 117, 064311.

Synthesis methods to prepare single- and multi-core magnetic nanoparticles for biomedical applications. Gutiérrez, L. et al. Dalton Transactions 2015, 44, 2943-2952.

Covalent coupling of gum arabic onto superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles for MRI cell labeling: physiochemical and in vitro characterization. Palma, S. et al. Contrast Media and Molecular Imaging 2015, 10, 320-328.

Particle interactions in liquid magnetic colloids by zero field cooled measurements and heating efficiency effects. de la Presa, P. et al. J Phys Chem C 2015, 119, 11022–11030.


Modulation of Magnetic Heating via Dipolar Magnetic Interactions in Monodisperse and Crystalline Iron Oxide Nanoparticles. Salas, G. et al. J Phys Chem C 2014, 118, 19985−19994.

Structural disorder versus spin canting in monodisperse maghemite nanocrystals. Kubickova, S. et al. Applied Physics Letters 2014, 104, 223105.

Magnetic nanoparticles coated with dimercaptosuccinic acid: development, characterization and application in biomedicine. Ruiz, A. et al. J Nanopart Res 2014, 16, 2589.

Magnetic, structural and particle size analysis of single- and multi-core magnetic nanoparticles. Ludwig, F. et al. IEEE Transactions on Magnetism 2014, 50, 5300204.

Structural determination of Bi-doped magnetite multifunctional nanoparticles for contrast imaging.
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Magnetic nanocrystals for biomedical applications. Veintemillas-Verdaguer, S. et al. Progress in Crystal Growth and Characterization of Materials 2014, 60, 80-86.

Multiplying magnetic hyperthermia response by nanoparticle assembling. Serantes, D. et al. J Phys Chem C 2014, 118, 5927-5934.

Efficient and safe internalization of magnetic iron oxide nanoparticles designed for biomedical applications. Calero, M. et al. Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine 2014, 10, 733-743.

Prospects for magnetic nanoparticles in systemic administration: synthesis and quantitative detection. Gutiérrez, L. et al. Phys Chem Chem Phys 2014, 16, 4456.

Variability and consistency in respiratory responses to particles with a geogenic origin. Zosky, G.R. et al. Respirology 2014, 19, 58-66.


Development of mgnetic nanoparticles for cancer gene therapy: A comprehensive review. Mulens, V. et al. ISRN Nanomaterials 2013, 646284.

Biophysical and genetic analysis of iron partitioning and ferritin function in Drosophila Melanogaster. Gutiérrez, L. et al. Metallomics 2013, 5, 997-1005.

Multiparametric toxicity evaluation of SPIONs by high content screening technique: Identification of biocompatible multifunctional nanoparticles for nanomedicine. Prina-Mello, A. et al. IEEE T Magn 2013, 49, 377-382.

Size sorting of ultrasmall magnetic nanoparticles and their aggregates behaviour. Costo, R. et al. Mater Res Bull 2013, 48, 4294-4300.

Deferiprone and idebenone rescue frataxin depletion phenotypes in a Drosophila model of Friedreich’s ataxia. Soriano, S. et al. Gene 2013, 521, 274-281.

Key parameters for scaling up the synthesis of magnetite nanoparticles in organic media: Stirring rate and growth kinetic. Ibarra-Sanchez, J.J. et al. Ind Eng Chem Res 2013, 52, 17841-17847.

Bulk metastable cobalt in fcc crystal structure. Meng, Q.K. et al. J Alloy Compd 2013, 580, 187-190.

Relationship between physico-chemical properties of magnetic fluids and their heating capacity. Salas, G. et al. Int J Hyperthermia 2013, 29, 768-776.

Iron bioavailability from ingested iron oxide nanoparticles. Chamorro, S. et al. Am J Hematol 2013, 88, E112-E113.

Analysis of iron distribution and magnetic characterization of Schistosoma mansoni and Schistosoma japonicum eggs. Karl, S. et al. Am J Hematol 2013, 88, E117-E118.

Large scale production of biocompatible magnetite nanocrystals with high saturation magnetization values through green aqueous synthesis. Marciello, M. et al. J Mater Chem B 2013, 1, 5995-6004.

Synthesis of heterogeneous enzyme-metal nanoparticle biohybrids in aqueous media and their applications in C-C bond formation and tandem catalysis. Filice, M. et al. Chem Commun 2013, 6876-6878.

Long term biotransformation and toxicity of dimercaptosuccinic acid-coated magnetic nanoparticles support their use in biomedical applications. Mejias, R. et al. J Control Release 2013, 171, 225-233.

Short-chain PEG molecules strongly bound to magnetic nanoparticle for MRI long circulating agents. Ruiz, A. et al. Acta Biomaterialia 2013, 9, 6421-6430.

Effect of anesthesia on magnetic nanoparticle biodistribution after intravenous injection. Gutierrez, L. et al. IEEE Transactions on Magnetics 2013, 49, 398-401.


Fighting cancer with magnetic nanoparticles and immunotherapy. Gutiérrez, L. et al. Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging – Proceedings of SPIE 2012, 8232. Colloidal Nanocrystals for Biomedical Applications 2012, VII, 82320X.

Study of heating efficiency as a function of concentration, size, and applied field in γ-Fe2O3 nanoparticles. de la Presa, P. et al. J Physical Chemistry C 2012, 116, 25602-25610.

Controlled synthesis of uniform magnetite nanocrystals with high-quality properties for biomedical applications. Salas, G. et al. J Mater Chem 2012, 22, 21065-21075.

Synthesis of aqueous ferrofluids of ZnxFe3-xO4 nanoparticles by citric acid assisted hydrothermal-reduction route for magnetic hyperthermia applications. Behdadfar, B. et al. J Magnetism Magnetic Materials 2012, 324, 2211-2217.

Core/shell magnetite/Bismuth oxide nanocrystals with tunable size, colloidal, and magnetic propertie. Andrés-Vergés, M. et al. Chemistry of Materials 2012, 24, 319-324.

Synthesis and surface modification of uniform MFe2O4 (M = Fe, Mn, and Co) nanoparticles with tunable sizes and functionalities. Cabrera, L.I. et al. Journal of Nanoparticle Research 2012, 14, 873.

Biological applications of magnetic nanoparticles. Colombo, M. et al. Chemical Society Reviews 2012, 41, 4306-4334.

Ultrasmall iron oxide nanoparticles for biomedical applications: Improving the colloidal and magnetic properties. Costo, C. et al. Langmuir 2012, 28, 178-185.

Uniform magnetite nanoparticles larger than 20 nm synthesized by an aqueous route. Veintemillas-Verdaguer, S. et al. Magnetic Particle Imaging: A Novel Spio Nanoparticle Imaging Technique 2012, 140, 380.

Control of cristallite orientation and size in Fe and FeCo nanoneedles. Mendoza-Reséndez, R. et al. Nanotechnology 2012, 23, 225601.


The iron oxides strike back: From biomedical applications to energy storage devices and photoelectrochemical water splitting. Tartaj, P. et al. Advanced Materials 2011, 23, 5243-5249.

Dimercaptosuccinic acid-coated magnetite nanoparticles for magnetically guided in vivo delivery of interferon gamma for cancer immunotherapy. Mejías, R. et al. Biomaterials 2011, 32, 2938-2952.

Magnetic Capsules for NMR Imaging: Effect of Magnetic Nanoparticles Spatial Distribution and aggregation. Abbasi, A.Z. et al. J Phys Chem C 2011, 115, 6257-6264.

Magnetic nanoparticles with bulk-like properties. Batlle, X. et al. J Appl Phys 2011, 109, 07B524-1-6.

AC magnetic susceptibility study of in vivo nanoparticle biodistribution. Gutierrez, L. et al. J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys 2011, 44, 255002-255011.

Nanopartículas magnéticas para biomedicina. Roca, G. et al. Acta Científica y Tecnológica 2011, 18, 32-38.

One step production of magnetic nanoparticle films by laser pyrolysis inside a chemical vapour deposition reactor. de Castro V. et al. Thin Solid Films 2011, 519, 7677–7682.