Month: July 2019

On 29-30 July 2019, we received the visit of Prof. Rainer Bader, Dr. Anika Jonitz-Heinke and Ms Franziska Jahn (PhD student), from Orthopedic Medical Center and Polyclinics, University Medicine Rostock, University of Rostock. We have currently several collaborations with Prof. Bader's group includin...

The end of the summer term 2019 was marked by the traditional Summer BBQ of the Institute of Biomaterials, which took place on a very hot afternoon in Erlangen, on 24th July 2019. Prof. Boccaccini remarked the very international character of our Institute, which is maintained over the years: people ...

Our new review paper entitled "Bioactıve Glass‐Polymer Nanocomposites for Bone Tıssue Regeneration Applicatıons: A Revıew", authors: Melek Erol‐Taygun, Irem Unalan, Maizlinda Izwana Binti Idris, João F. Mano, Aldo R. Boccaccini, has been published in the "Hall of Fame" collection of the journal Adva...

We received the visit of Prof. Mohammad Ahmad, Nazarbayev University, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan. Prof. Ahmad has carried out research on bioactive glasses, in fact Prof. Boccaccini and Prof. Ahmad shared time at Imperial College London, Department of Materials, UK, more than 10 years ago, when Dr. Ahma...

We are happy to report that Ms Christy Thomas successfully defended her PhD thesis at University of Westminster, London, UK, on 11th July 2019. Ms Thomas carried out her doctoral thesis entitled: "Development of biodegradable SCL-PHA composite scaffolds for bone tissue engineering" under supervision...