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Judith Guasch talks about biomimetics and cancer immunotheraphy in CosmoCaixa Live Talks

On 18 November 2020, Valentina Raffio, science journalist, interviewed ICMAB researcher at the Nanomol Group Judith Guasch in the framework of the CosmoCaixa Live Talks organized by CosmoCaixa and the Catalan Association of Science Communication (ACCC). The event took place online on CosmoCaixa Facebook Live and is now available online.
Anna May
25 November 2020

Biomimetics is the art of taking inspiration from nature to design innovative solutions to human problems. This scientific discipline is explored from different branches of research, such as biology or engineering. Within the framework of the Live Talks of CosmoCaixa, the researcher of the Institute of Materials Science of Barcelona, Judith Guasch, explained how science is inspired by nature in order to advance.

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In a conversation with science journalist Valentina Raffio, the scientist related, among other things, how she has developed a technology that mimics the lymph nodes to help face cancer. These are hydrogels that make it possible to cultivate T cells, cells of the immune system, which in the future could be used as immunotherapy against this disease. Retrieve the full talk here.


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