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MeDe Innovation PhD secondment scheme now open

May 26, 2017

MeDe Innovation is providing funding for PhD students from any of our five partner Universities to undertake external placements which will help them to deliver effective impact in MeDe Innovation key research  challenges. Placements are expected to broaden researcher experience in a way that will impact on student benefit, e.g. through the acquisition of new […]

Dr Pierre-Alexis Mouthuy to give keynote address at IKC & Regener8 annual conference 2017

Dr Pierre-Alexis Mouthuy will give the keynote address at this years IKC & Regener8 annual conference. The talk will be on ‘The translational journey of electrospun biomaterials designed to improve soft tissue repair.’ Dr Pierre-Alexis Mouthuy is a Senior Research Fellow at the Botnar Research Centre of the Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences […]

Call for abstracts: Bone and Enamel Tissue Science and Engineering Meeting (BETSE 2017)

May 25, 2017

On behalf of the chair of the Bone and Enamel Tissue Science and Engineering One-Day Meeting (BETSE 2017) we are pleased to announce the official launch of the BETSE website and the ‘Call for Abstracts’.   BETSE 2017 is to be held at the University of Leeds on Wednesday 13 December 2017, and will be […]

Partner news: 2017 State of the Relationship report highlights partnership between Leeds and DePuy Synthes

May 15, 2017

The fourth annual report on the State of the Relationship between universities, business and policy makers has highlighted the partnership between the University of Leeds and DePuy Synthes. The annual report provides strong examples of university business partnerships with updated metrics on progress in collaboration between universities, business and government in the UK monitor show […]

Partner news: Simpleware and Corin developing personalised hip replacements

March 30, 2017

The Exeter-based Simpleware product group, part of Synopsys, Inc., is helping the Corin Group achieve breakthroughs in personalising total hip replacement (THR). Simpleware software is being used for patient-specific computational modelling and the development of Corin’s OPS™ (Optimized Positioning System) in an effort to improve surgical outcomes. Corin’s OPS™ technology now enables the surgeon to […]