Mecwins best oral presentation award

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Mecwins has funded an oral presentation award to an early stage researcher attending Biointerfaces session at RIVA-X conference.

The Mecwins Award consists of a certificate and a cash prize of 300 EUR. According to the elegibility rules, the prize must recognize the scientific contribution of an early stage researcher reflected on an oral presentation. Among the eligible candidates, the prize was awarded to Chloé Rodríguez from Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Spain) in recognition to her contribution entitled “Impedance biosensor interface based on nanostructured porous silicon“.


Mecwins attended 69th AACC Annual Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo

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The Annual Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo (AACC) is the world’s largest community of clinical laboratory scientists. Mecwins, as one of the players offering an ultrasensitive technology for protein detection, has attended the 69th AACC scheduled to be held from July 30 – August 3, 2017 at San Diego, CA USA.

Mecwins’ representatives, Oscar Ahumada and Rosalía Calleja, had very interesting and fruitful meetings with representatives from global leaders in clinical chemistry, diagnostics and medical devices who showed strong interest in moving forward and keep on discussing a possible partnership.

Mecwins is proud member of the American Association of Chemical Chemistry and AACC annual meeting is one of our can’t-miss events.


Mecwins in NanoBio&Med 2016

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Barcelona (Spain) – 22 – 24th November, 2016

Mecwins is participating in the next NanoBio&Med2016 to be held in November 22-24th in Barcelona (Spain). Our colleague Dr. Virginia Cebrian from Bioscience Department will be one of the speakers, introducing latest news and innovations of Mecwins technology at the Industrial Forum.

nanobiomed2016The NanoBio&Med conference is a perfect place to present the most recent international developments in the field of Nanobiotechnology and Nanomedicine. As organizers claim in the website of the conference “the discussion in recent advances, difficulties and breakthroughs will be at his higher level”. It will be our second year participating in the event so we can confirm such assertion.

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Mecwins in Biospain 2016

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Bilbao (Spain) – 28th – 30th September, 2016

Mecwins is participating in the next 8th International Meeting on Biotechnology (Biospain 2016) to be held in September 28th – 30th in Bilbao (Spain). Mecwins will attend this conference along with other companies participated in the CRB Bio II Fund managed by our investor CRB Inverbío, silver sponsor at this conference.

BIOSPAINBiospain2016_OA is the largest biotech event organized by a national bioindustry association in Europe and one of the largest in the world by the number of one-to-one meetings (+3.300) and companies participating (+850). 34% of our delegates came from outside of Spain.

BIOSPAIN is organized by ASEBIO, the Spanish Bioindustry Association and each edition is co-organized by a local institution from the host city/region. On the 2016 edition, Biospain is co-organized by the Basque Government through the SPRI, the Basque Business Development Agency.

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Chinese Physical Society 2016 Fall Meeting

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Beijing (P.R. China) – 1st – 4th September, 2016

Chinese Physical Society Fall Meeting (CPS Fall Meeting) is an annual conference hosted by the Chinese Physical Society, the meeting aims to bring the work of physicists in various fields, exchange of cutting-edge research in physics and academic progress results, and mutual understanding and exchange opportunities for them.

Chinese Physical Society 2016 Fall Meeting hosted by the Beijing University of Technology, was held from 1st to 4th of September in Beijing University of Technology. After more than ten years of efforts, the autumn session by the progressive development of the initial size of 200 to the current size of more than 2,500 people, has become a national academic conference in the physical world.

Our chinese representative GermanTech was participating in this event and gave to Mecwins the opportunity of being there presenting our SCALA Bio platform.


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68th AACC Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo

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Philadelphia (United States) – July 31 to August 4, 2016

As the leading event for laboratory medicine worldwide, the 68th AACC Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo is the place where breakthrough innovations in clinical testing and patient care are introduced to the healthcare world.

Dr. Oscar Ahumada and Rosalía Calleja will fly to Philadelphia on August to attend this event which for sure will provide them with an opportunity to learn about cutting edge diagnostic technology and connect with global experts in clinical chemistry, molecular diagnostics, mass spectrometry, translational medicine, lab management, and other areas of breaking science in laboratory medicine.

Further information about his event by clicking here.


Sensors Expo & Conference

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San Jose, California (United States) – 21st to 23rd of June, 2016

For over 30 years, Sensors Expo & Conference has established itself as North America’s premier event focused exclusively on sensors and sensor-integrated systems. Our General Manager, Dr. Oscar Ahumada, and our Business Development Manager, Rosalía Calleja, will travel to US to attend this conference. They will join people from MEMS industry and take the opportunity of being part of the ONLY event where you can find solutions for present sensing technologies while exploring sensing technologies that are driving tomorrow’s solutions.

The event also includes an Expo Floor to see the latest sensing technologies. With over 250+ Exhibitors, we will have a great opportunity to learn about “hot” and cutting-edge technology areas: Energy Harvesting & Low Power, Flexibles & Printed Sensors, IoT, MEMS, Wireless, and Wearable Tech.

Further information about the conference by clicking here.



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Delft (The Netherlands) – 22nd to 24th of June, 2016

Our colleagues from Bioscience Department (Dr. Virginia Cebrián and Dr. Cristina Gómez Abad) and from Engineering Department (Dr. Andreas Thon and Dr. Valerio Pini) will attend the next International Workshop on Nanomechanical Sensing to be held in Delft from 22nd to 24th of June. This 13th edition of the NMC conference focusses on interdisciplinary research related to nanoscale sensors. The workshop topics include: Instrumentation, Biological sensors, Chemical sensors, Theoretical modelling of sensors, Micro and nano fabrication, Optomechanics and Novel sensing platforms. The special focus in 2016 will be on nano mechanical instrumentation..

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Barcelona (Spain) – 14th to 16th of March, 2016

We are very pleased to participate in II Peptide Materials for Biomedicine and Nanotechnology (PepMat 2016). This is an international conference dedicated to the most relevant developments in the field of peptide materials and its application to Biomedicine and Nanotechnology. The conference was held from 14 to 16 of March in Barcelona and our General Manager, Dr. Oscar Ahumada, has participated with an oral presentation entitled “Mecwins: developing biomedicine applications using nanomechanical sensors”. After his talk, participants took the opportunity of see our platform SCALA working, which as exhibited during the second day of the congress. We would like to thank to all the friendly people we met during the conference and specially thanks to Prof. Carlos Alemán for his hospitality and invitation to this congress.

This sponsorship can be the beginning of new connections, relationships and developments of final applications in the field of peptides with SCALA.

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HM CIOCC febrero


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Madrid (Spain) – 24th of February, 2016

Our General Manager Dr. Oscar Ahumada has been invited to give a talk during the Teaching Sessions organized by Centro Integral Oncológico Clara Campal (CIOCC) that will be held in the auditorium of the Hospital Universitario HM Sanchinarro, Auditorio Reina Sofía the next 24th of February. The topic of this talk is the use of nanotechnology for therapy response under the title “Nanotecnología aplicada al estudio de respuesta a fármacos inmunoterápicos en melanoma y tumores GU”