Project: “Bioinspired biomaterials to model cell-extracellular matrix interaction in breast cancer dormancy and bone metastasis”
Project: “Targeting dormant disseminated cancer cells to prevent metastatic relapse: biomaterial-based 3D bioengineered models for novel therapies”
Project: “3D-printed breast cancer metastasis models: Organotypic platforms to monitor disease progression and treatment (3D-BCMets)”
Co-PI together with Dr. Dorleta Jiménez de Aberasturi (CIC biomaGUNE)
Project: „Development of patient avatars for the study of metastatic invasion in breast cancer and research of personalized advanced therapies“
Granted to Dr. Naike Salvador Moreno. Supervisor and co-fund by Dr. Amaia Cipitria.
Project: „Desarrollo de modelos de cáncer basados en biomateriales y dispositivos avanzados como plataformas para investigar nuevos medicamentos y terapias celulares para medicina personalizada“
Project: „Advanced hydrogels for the delivery of CAR-T therapies in solid tumors“
Coordinator of consortium and principal investigator
Max Planck Queensland Center (MPQC) for “Exploring the Materials Science of Extracellular Matrices”
Associate researcher, research sub-topic „Human ECM“
Ikerbasque Research Associate leading the group “Bioengineering in Regeneration and Cancer“ at Biodonostia Health Research Institute, San Sebastián, Spain
Project: „Directed cellular self-organization for advancing bone regeneration“
Subproject: “Hydrogels with spatial patterning of biophysical and biochemical properties to guide osteogenesis”
Co-PI together with colleagues at Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Free University Berlin, Deutsche Rheuma-Forschungszentrum Berlin, Zuse Institute Berlin, Max-Delbrück-Centrum für Molekulare Medizin, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam-Rehbruecke and Wyss Institute for Biological Inspired Engineering.
Project: „HEALIKICK – A modular strategy for the repair of critical sized bone fractures“
Co-PI together with University of Glasgow (UK), Histocell S.L. (Spain), Universidad de Navarra (Spain) and University of Strathclyde (UK).
Project: “Game Theory of Cancer Dormancy and Bone Metastasis”
Granted to Anna‐Dorothea Heller, Co-PI together with Dr. Angelo Valleriani.
Project: “Message in a vesicle: Intercellular communication through extracellular vesicles”
Granted to Nicky Tam, Co-PI together with Dr. Rumiana Dimova.
Project: “Harnessing changes in bone ultrastructure in multiple myeloma: an ex vivo clinical study”
Granted to Dr. Inés Moreno-Jiménez, Co-PI together with Prof. Dr. med. Franziska Jundt.
Project: “Biophysical cues in cancer cell dormancy”
Granted to Hubert Taïeb, Co-PI together with Dr. Tom Robinson and Dr. Luca Bertinetti.
Project: “Extracellular matrix biophysical cues in dormancy and bone metastasis”
Project:“Role of mechanics and tissue architecture in pancreatic cancer and postoperative complications“.
Co-PI together with Dr. Lippens and Dr. med. Schmuck.