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Leeds: University of the Year 2017

Leeds: University of the Year 2017

September 23, 2016

The University of Leeds has been named University of the Year 2017 by The Times and The Sunday Times’ Good University Guide. Chosen by a distinguished panel, the Guide showcases the excellent student experience at Leeds. “Outstanding student satisfaction levels do not happen by accident and reflect the emphasis placed here on getting the student […] Read more …

Med Tech Industry urged to bid in partnership for £100,000 proof-of-concept funding

Med Tech Industry urged to bid in partnership for £100,000 proof-of-concept funding

September 22, 2016

Medical technology companies working in Regenerative Devices and Medical Devices with Enhanced Regenerative Functions are being urged to co-develop new translational research proposals with academia for a newly launched funding call by the Medical Technologies IKC.  Grants of up to £100,000 are available for successful collaborative proposals. Following a successful portfolio of translational projects, the […] Read more …

Apply for translational proof-of-concept funding: Regenerative Devices Industry Partnership Call

Apply for translational proof-of-concept funding: Regenerative Devices Industry Partnership Call

September 22, 2016

Academics and researchers working in close collaboration with medical technology industry partners can apply for up to £100,000 FEC* from the Medical Technologies IKC to undertake proof of concept projects in Regenerative Medical Devices & Medical Devices with Enhanced Regenerative Functions. Regenerative devices is a growing area that focuses on functionally repairing and regenerating the patient’s […] Read more …

Partner news: Simpleware release latest version of award-winning software

Partner news: Simpleware release latest version of award-winning software

September 23, 2016

Exeter-based company Simpleware, part of Synopsys Inc., have released the latest version of its award-winning 3D image data visualisation, analysis and model generation software. Version 2016.09 includes many new features for users working in areas such as the Life Sciences, Materials and Industrial Non-Destructive Testing. Simpleware software enables 3D image data taken from sources such […] Read more …

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International Bone and Enamel Tissue Science and Engineering Conference 9 – 12 July 2017

July 9, 2017

The Bone and Enamel Tissue Science and Engineering Conference 2017 will bring together clinicians, practitioners, tissue engineers, laser scientists and engineers to discuss the following key themes: Regenerative bone, enamel, soft and hard tissue interface reconstruction Materials issues and emerging engineering needs Emerging laser technology including those used for additive/subtractive manufacturing A call for abstracts […] Read more …

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Reaching-out into year three

Reaching-out into year three

September 25, 2015

September is a notoriously busy month for outreach and engagement in the academic calendar and 2015 has been no different!   We’ve published our second annual review: highlighting further achievements from the EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Medical Devices. This 28 page summary of activity is broken into three chapters: Delivering a national centre; […] Read more …

Day in the Life: Dr Tony Herbert – Developing acellular biological scaffolds for anterior cruciate ligament replacement

Day in the Life: Dr Tony Herbert – Developing acellular biological scaffolds for anterior cruciate ligament replacement

September 3, 2015

The ‘Day in the Life’ series of blog posts gives an insight into some of the people and roles that support the delivery of the MeDe Innovation research challenges. The second ‘day in the life’ post comes from Dr Anthony Herbert, a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the University of Leeds, who recently won an EPSRC […] Read more …

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