2021

Category: 2021, News

We congratulate Lena Vogt for successfully defending her doctoral thesis titled “Development and Characterization of Biopolymer-Based Fibrous Scaffolds with Enhanced Functionality for Cardiac Tissue Engineering” on 15th October 2021. She carried out her doctoral project in our Institute supervised b...

Category: 2021, News

Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini, Head of the Institute of Biomaterials at University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, has been elected Vice-president of the Federation of European Materials Societies (FEMS). Prof. Boccaccini represents the German Materials Socienty (DGM) in the Executive Committee of FEMS since 2016...

Category: 2021, News

The article “Bioactive glass demonstrates potential in treating giant cell tumor of bone”, published in  the September 2021 issue of Ceramic Bulletin, the Bulletin of the American Ceramic Society, features our recent scientic publication in Biomaterials: “Selective and caspase-independent cytotoxici...

Category: 2021, News

Last week we said good-bye to Dr. Kai Zheng, a valuable member of our Institute for almost ten years, as PhD student, post-doctoral and associated researcher, who worked on many projects related to sol-gel derived bioactive glasses for drug delivery and tissue engineering. Kai will start his indepen...