15 February 2018 - Wtih Stavros Kassinos from the University of Cyprus, we have edited in European Journal of Pharmceutical Sciences a special issue dedicated to COST Action SimInhale: cross-disciplinary perspective on the current state of the art and challenges in pulmonary drug delivery

Award: The Maurice-Marie Janot Award 2018

I have been selected by an international scientific committee of 70 scientific personalities as the Maurice-Marie Janot Award 2018. The first edition of this prize goes back to 1986. It is given by the European association APGI and sponsored by the company Sanofi. I will receive the award at the 11th World Meeting on Pharmaceuticals, Biopharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology to be held in Granada (Spain) from March 19 to 22, 2018. This congress brings together around 1500 participants making it the world's first congress in the field of drug delivery. On this occasion, I will give a plenary lecture entitled "Tackling physiological resistances to drug delivery". (list of  previsous awardees).

Article: Aptamer-guided siRNA-loaded nanomedicines for systemic gene silencing in CD-44 expressing murine triple-negative breast cancer model