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Dr Junyan (Jerry) Li wins iMechE 2014 Tribology Trust Bronze Medal

December 4, 2014

The Tribology Trust have confirmed that Dr Junyan (Jerry) Li, a MeDe Innovation researcher based at the University of Leeds, has been named as the recipient of the 2014 Tribology Trust Bronze Medal. The Tribology Bronze Medal is an encouragement award for engineers and scientists working in the fields of friction, lubrication and wear, ie […]

Translational Proof of Concept Awards to accelerate the fight against musculoskeletal disorders

November 3, 2014

A partnership between a leading medical research charity and a national centre for innovation is launching a new fund to accelerate the commercial development of treatments and prevention of musculoskeletal disorders. Arthritis Research UK, the biggest funder of research into the cause, treatment and cure of all forms of arthritis in the UK, and the […]

Attenborough Dental joins the new knowledge revolution with KTP

October 21, 2014

This November the first ever National KTP Week will take place across the UK with over 100 universities and businesses participating in one of the largest collaborations between the business world, and academic institutions in the UK. The Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTP) programme, delivered by Innovate UK, the UK’s innovation agency, is a three-way project […]

Vacancy: Research Associate, UCL Centre for Nanotechnology & Regenerative Medicine

October 13, 2014

Our academic partner, UCL Centre for Nanotechnology & Regenerative Medicine, is seeking a Research Associate to carry out research in field of bone and tendon regeneration using 3D printing of POSS-nanocomposite biomaterial, and carry out biological testing with stem cells. This will include designing and running experiments, recording, analysing, presenting and writing up the results. […]

£440,000 to identify key research challenges in Medical Device Manufacturing

September 18, 2014

The EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Medical Devices (MeDe Innovation) today launched a funding initiative to grow the national research platform in innovative Class III, musculoskeletal medical device manufacturing. The £440,000 ‘Fresh Ideas Fund’, launched at MeDe Innovation’s Biological and Biomimetic Materials research workshop,  will provide small grants to develop short or small projects […]