Prof. Boccaccini gives lecture at MURCE Inauguration Symposium

Prof. W. Goldmann im Bild mit Prof. Boccaccini

The inauguration symposium of the Muscle Research Center Erlangen (MURCE) took place at the Medical Valley building, Erlangen, on 21-22 July 2016. The symposium was organised by Prof. O. Friedrich (MURCE coordinator), Prof. B. Fabry, Prof. W. Goldmann (pictured with Prof. Boccaccini), Prof. F. Engel and Prof. R. Schroeder. Prof. Boccaccini presented the lecture: “Bioactive Scaffolds for Cardiac Muscle Regeneration” in the session “Muscle Technologies and Biomedical Engineering”. The program of the symposium is available. The latest research results of our group in the field of scaffolds for cardiac tissue engineering, in collaboration with the group of Prof. F. Engel, Experimental Renal and Cardiovascular Research have been published recently [1].

[1] M. Tallawi, et al., Novel PGS/PCL electrospun fiber mats with patterned topographical features for cardiac patch applications, Mater. Sci. Eng. C, 69, 2016, 569-576.
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