Selected Poster and Oral Presentations

02/2018 62nd Annual Meeting of the Society of Thrombosis and Hemostasis Research (GTH 2018) , Vienna (Austria) February 20-23, 2018. (Oral Presentation: Deformable Nano and Microstructures for Quantifying Platelet Contractile Forces and Platelet Cytoskeletal Mechanics & Poster Presentation: Extracellular Adherence Protein (Eap) Tandem Repeat Domain EapD3D4 from Staphylococcus aureus binds to Human Platelets

and Triggers Platelet Activation) 


07/2017 International Society on Thrombosis and Hemostasis 2017 (ISTH 2017), Berlin (Germany) July 8-13, 2017. (Oral Presentation: Platelets Kill Bacteria after Bridging Innate and Adaptive Immunity via PF4 and FcγRIIA) 


02/2017 61st Annual Meeting of the Society of Thrombosis and Hemostasis Research (GTH 2017) , Basel (Switzerland) February 15-18, 2017. (Oral Presentation: Role of Platelet Factor 4 (PF4) and anti-PF4/Polyanion IgG in Human Platelet FcγRIIA Mediated anti-Bacterial Activity and 2nd Place in Science Slam) 


09/2016 3rd European Platelet Network (EUPLAN) Conference, Bad Homburg vor der Höhe (Germany), September 21-23, 2016 (Oral Presentation: Role of platelet factor 4 (PF4) and anti-platelet PF4/Polyanion IgG antibodies in FcγRIIA mediated platelet anti-bacterial activity ) 


02/2016 Towards understanding the role of platelets in pathogen clearance using biomimetic systems. 60th Annual Meeting of the German Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis Research, (GTH 2016) , 17-20 February 2016 Münster, Germany  (Poster Presentation)


02/2016 Development of novel a micropatterned protein array (MiPA) chip to assess the adhesion and activation of single platelets with bacterial proteins. 60th Annual Meeting of the German Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis Research, (GTH 2016) , 17-20 February 2016 Münster, Germany (Poster Presentation)


10/2015 Micropatterned arrays of defined ligands to assess in real time the dynamics of single platelets. 25th Annual Conference of the German Society for Cytometry (DGfZ) 07 - 09 October 2015, Berlin, Germany (Poster Presentation with best poster award)


10/2015 Mechanobiology of human induced pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes on engineered surfaces. German Center for Cardiovascular Research (DZHK) Symposium on Biological Imaging and Sensing 01 - 02 October 2015, Greifswald,Germany  (Oral Presentation)


04/2014 Design of hybrid multimodal PLGA nanoparticles for neutrophil labelling, imaging and tracking. 13th European Symposium on Controlled Drug Delivery, Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands  (Poster Presentation)


02/2014 Micropatterned array to assess the interaction of platelet with platelet factor 4-heparin-IgG complexes 58th Annual Meeting of Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis Research, Vienna, Austria.  (Poster Presentation)


09/2013 Hybrid micro/nanoarrays for applications in sensing and cellular dynamics 25th European Conference on Biomaterials, Madrid, Spain (Oral Presentation)


08/2013 Biomedical applications of micro/nanoengineered surfaces 27th Treffpunkt Medizintechnik Minimal-invasive Medizin - Technik und Methoden, Charite Campus, Berlin Germany  (Poster Presentation)


06/2013 Quantum Dot Nano-/Microarrays for Applications in Analyte Sensing, Neutrophil Migration and Platelet Dynamics 539th WE Heraeus Seminar Micro- and Nanostructured Interfaces for Biological and Medical Research (Poster and Oral Flash Presentation)


03/2013 Cellular dynamics on nano-/microengineered 3D topographic hybrid surfaces for biomedical applications 3rd International Conference on Multifunctional, Hybrid and Nanomaterials, Sorrento, Italy Palankar R, Medvidov M, Delcea M. (Poster Presentation)


01/2013 Biophysical characterization of autoimmune complexes in cardiovascular diseases. 6th North German Biophysics Meeting, Research Center Borstel, Borstel, Germany (Oral Presentation)


10/2012 Biophysical approaches, sensory surfaces and diagnostic tools to characterize immunogenic complexes Summer School of Department of Interfaces, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Lecce, Italy (Oral Presentation)


03/2010 Multifunctional Microcapsules: Towards applications in drug delivery and intracellular analyte sensing Nanobiophysics Group, MESA+ Institute for Nanotechnology, Twente, The Netherlands. (Invited Talk)


02/2010 54th Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society, San Francisco, California, U.S.A. Studer D, Palankar R, Winterhalter M, Springer S. Retrieval of a metabolite from cells with polyelectrolyte microcapsules. (Poster Presentation)


09/2009 Stimuli responsive nanoengineered microcapsules. Laboratory of Cellular Dynamics Max Plank Institute for Biophyscal Chemistry, Göttingen, Germany. (Invited Talk)


09/2008 Controlled intracellular release of peptides from microcapsules to follow antigen presentation on MHC class I molecules. 3rd International Workshop on Approaches to Single-Cell Analysis, ETH Zurich, Switzerland. Palankar R, Skirtach AG, Kreft O, Bedard M, Garstka M, Winterhalter M, Springer S. (Poster Presentation)


02/2008 Nanoengineered polymer capsules: Tools for controlled delivery and site specific manipulation. 52nd Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society, Long Beach, California, U.S.A. Palankar R, Skirtach AG, Kreft O, Garstka M, Ramaye Y, Sukhorukov GB, Springer S, Winterhalter M. (Poster Presentation)


03/2007 Nanoengineered polymer capsules:Tools for controlled delivery and site specific manipulation. German Physical Society Meeting, Regensburg, Germany. Palankar R, Ramaye Y, Springer S, Winterhalter W. (Poster Presentation)


06/2006 Functionalized liposomes and microcapsules. Summer School-Complex Materials: Cooperative Projects of the Natural, Engineering and Biosciences, Bremen, Germany. Palankar R, Ramaye Y, Gomes J, Springer S, Winterhalter M. (Poster Presentation)