Scientific Meeting of the North-Bavaria Biomaterials Alliance (NBBA) in Erlangen
The last scientific meeting of the North-Bavaria Biomaterials Alliance (NBBA) in SS 2017 was hosted by Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini and held at the Institute of Biomaterials, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, with participation of 22 researchers from the partner universities Würzburg, Bayreuth and Erlangen-Nuremberg. The co-founders of NBBA together with Prof. A. R. Boccaccini, Prof. J. Groll (Univ. of Würzburg) and Prof. T. Scheibel (Univ. of Bayreuth) attended the meeting. This was the first meeting of the NBBA in the new premises (new building) of the Erlangen Institute of Biomaterials in Erlangen-West. Apart from the scientific presentations in the field of “Biofabrication” the researchers from Würzburg and Bayreuth had the opportunity to tour the new facilities for biomaterials processing and characterization, electrospinning technology, as well as the new biofabrication and cell culture laboratories of the Erlangen Institute of Biomaterials. The next scientific meeting of the NBBA will take place in the WS 2017/18 in Würzburg.