Welcome to the website of the Institute of Biomaterials, seventh Institute of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering of the Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg.
The Institute of Biomaterials at the Department of Materials Science and Engineering of the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg started teaching and research activities on 1st October 2009 with the appointment of Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Aldo R. Boccaccini (formerly at Imperial College London, UK), as Professor and Head of the Institute of Biomaterials.
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Prof. Boccaccini attended the regular meeting of the Council of the European Society for Biomaterials (ESB)held on 13th January in Hoofddorp, the Netherlands. The latest Newsletter of the Council has been recently sent to all ESB members with a reminder of nominations for the ESB awards 2020. This y...
A series of papers from our Institute focusing on bioactive and antibacterial coatings have been recently published. These include: a work in collaboration with Prof. J. Ballarre (A. von Humboldt Foundation fellow), from INTEMA , University of Mar del Plata, Argentina, on silica-gentamicin-chitosan ...
Several papers from our Institute have been included in the list of "Most Cited" papers published since 2017 in the respective journals, according to the data base SCOPUS.
Regenerating bone with bioactive glass scaffolds: A review of in vivo studies in bone defect models