Prof. Boccaccini visits University of Buenos Aires in Argentina
On July 30th – August 3rd, 2012, Prof. A. R. Boccaccini (WW7) and Dr J. A. Roether (WW5, Institute of Polymer Technology, FAU) visited the Department of Pharmaceutical Technology of the Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Buenos Aires (UBA), Argentina, in the framework of the project: “Design and fabrication of novel matrices for tissue engineering and drug delivery systems”. This project is a collaboration between the Institute of Biomaterials of FAU and the Department of Pharmaceutical Technology at UBA, led by Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini (Erlangen) and Prof. Viviana Mourino (UBA) which is funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) of Germany and the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovative Production (MinCyT) of Argentina.
The project involves future exchanges of professors and young researchers. Prof. Mourino and J. P. Cattalini (UBA) will visit our Institute in September while Dipl.-Ing. A. Hoppe (FAU) will visit UBA later in 2012.