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National centre and network in Medical Devices launches

January 15, 2014

MeDe Innovation, the EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Medical Devices, was officially launched on Friday 10th January. The launch event was attended by over 200 delegates from across the medical devices sector – including many representatives from industry, clinical, design & manufacturing, and regulatory and standards backgrounds. The new national centre will transform the […]

University of Leeds chosen to lead regenerative medicine training

January 9, 2014

A new £3.2 million training centre aimed at keeping the UK at the cutting edge of regenerative medicine research will be based at the University of Leeds, the government announced today. The Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, Innovation in Medical and Biological Engineering is expected to bring 50 PhD […]

Glass specialists help create new generation of joint and bone treatments

January 6, 2014

Research specialists at Glass Technology Services Ltd (GTS) are helping to create a new generation of joint and bone treatments, using specialised bioceramic polymer composites, to address needs such as osteoarthritis, vertebral and maxillofacial bone fractures. Working in partnership with leading universities and manufacturers, GTS scientists are developing specialist materials for osteoarthritis and bone fracture […]

Vacancy: Post-Doctoral Researcher, Drexel University, Philadelphia

December 5, 2013

Drexel University’s Implant Research Center are currently seeking a self-motivated and hard-working individual to participate in and coordinate student training and mentor in tissue processing, sectioning, immunohistochemistry, microscopy, implant wear particle isolation, SEM and quantitative biomarker discovery (Western analysis, qPCR) for multiple retrieval projects. This is a great opportunity for someone interested in pursuing a […]

Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council photo competition

October 16, 2013

The EPSRC Science Photo Competition is an event for all EPSRC supported researchers and doctoral students to share their research using images. Share your photos to support excellence and promote the benefits of outstanding UK Engineering and Physical Sciences. The overall winner of the competition will be awarded £500 worth of camera/photography equipment. A prize […]