News

New Magnetically Controlled Thrombolytic Successfully Passed Preclinical Testing
Preclinical studies conducted as part of the project "PHARMA 2020" showed the drug’s high efficacy and no side effects, with the clot dissolution rate being twenty times shorter than that of traditional medications.

09.11.2018

24 students were awarded with SCAMT SCHOLARSHIP
SCAMT scholarship is a unique grant which is given to the 1st year master’s students who already showed scientific results and aiming to achieve more with their projects.

15.10.2018

SCAMT laboratory, with the support of Russian Science Foundation, will take part in the SCIENCE 0+ festival
"Day without turnstiles” is an opportunity to look behind the scenes of the leading laboratories of Russia, learn about advanced technologies, see with your eyes how you create medicines, gadgets and other important things that we will use tomorrow.

09.10.2018

SCAMT team took part at the Fifth International Conference of the CIS Countries SOl-GEL 2018
The conference was held at the Institute of Silicate Chemistry of RAS, St. Petersburg (ISChem RAS) on August 27-31, 2018.

27.09.2018

SCAMT Scientists Create New Magnetic Nanosphere For Efficient Drug Delivery
Researchers from SCAMT LAb ITMO University created a new kind of magnetic nanospheres for drug delivery. Due to the unique combination of synthesis methods, the size of these magnetite-based nanospheres can be easily regulated. At the same time, the nanospheres are not damaging to cells. The scientists proved the new material’s effectiveness in a range of experiments on dissolving model plasma clots. The results were published in Applied Materials & Interfaces.

10.09.2018

Building A New Generation of Drugs: SCAMT Laboratory Scientists On Rational Chemical Design Using Metal-Organic Frameworks
SCAMT scientists presented their research on framework materials that was published in Russian Chemical Reviews.

07.08.2018

ITMO.Live 2018: Graduates Celebrate at Peter and Paul Fortress
This year, was the third time that ITMO University graduates celebrated their graduation in the very heart of St. Petersburg, near the walls of Peter and Paul Fortress. SCAMT graduate students also took part in the ITMO`s party.

12.07.2018

Scientists Describe Oxidants' Effect on Metal-Organic Frameworks for Drug Delivery
A team of chemists-theoreticians modelled the interaction of a metal-organic framework (MOF) for drug delivery with oxidants.

29.06.2018

Kirill Keller and Vladislav Slabov, SCAMT master’s students, spent the last three months at the University of Aveiro as part of the Erasmus+ program
Students are talking about their recent experience of studying in Portugal, research projects and tips on Erasmus+ Program.

27.06.2018

New Blockchain-Based System Will Control Quality of Medical and Chemical Products
SCAMT lab presents new product called “Nanodoctor”. SCAMT and ITMO scientists have developed a biocide system of prolonged effect, which can eliminate bacteria and viruses of nearly all kinds, mitigating all effects on a human’s biological condition.

25.05.2018

New Research Allows Jet-Printing of Piezostructures and Holograms on Any Surface
SCAMT Master's students Vladislav Slabov and Kirill Keller talk about the role of inkjet printing methods in their new research.

16.04.2018

SCAMT Member on New Approaches to Chemical Education
New lecturer at ITMO’s Research and Educational Center of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology believes that we can and must change the educational approaches.

14.03.2018

BioHack-2018: 48 Hours to Make a Difference
The 48-hour hackathon BioHack-2018 has taken place in St. Petersburg. Teams of biologists and programmers from all around Russia worked on bioinformatics cases. The event brought together both university students and young scientists. Software and IT developer EPAM and the Institute of Bioinformatics sponsored the project.

07.03.2018

ITMO-Developed Nanoparticle Technology Helps Stop Internal Bleeding
Scientists from ITMO University have developed magnetically-driven nanoparticles containing thrombin. Andrey Drozdov - member of SCAMT - telling the full story

27.02.2018

ITMO University Will Host 20th International Sol-Gel Conference
Universities from Switzerland, Greece, and Russia competed for the right to host the 20th International Sol-Gel Conference in 2019; ITMO University, whose scientists have recently received the prestigious Ulrich Award in the field of sol-gel technologies, has become the winner. In two years, the university will welcome over 800 young scientists from all over the world as part of the conference.

26.02.2018