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MeDe Innovation Annual Conference 2018 – a review

February 5, 2018

The Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) in Sheffield was host to the fifth MeDe Innovation Annual Meeting in January this year, where over 150 delegates gathered to hear the latest developments in the changing landscape of design and manufacture for orthopaedic devices. The programme was opened by Professor Paul Hatton who introduced the key note […]

‘Vlog like a pro’: competition winner – public vote

In 2017, we asked our Early Career Researchers to create some ‘vlog’ style content, describing their experiences with MeDe Innovation such as secondments, collaborative projects and funding opportunities. We received 7 entries uploaded to YouTube, and ran a competition to find the best content as voted by both the public and our Executive board. Our […]

Innovations in soft tissue regenerative medical technology – Tissue Regenix

January 30, 2018

Spun out of the University of Leeds in 2006, Tissue Regenix commercialise upon research undertaken by our higher education and research partners around the world. Tissue Regenix listed on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) on the London Stock Exchange in 2010, before opening the first subsidiary office Tissue Regenix Woundcare, Inc. in San Antonio, Texas […]

The TERMIS Business Plan Competition is going to Kyoto, Japan!

January 29, 2018

TERMIS-BPC is the only start-up competition specific to tissue engineering and regenerative medicine fields. They provide training and mentorship from global sponsors, academic and industry leaders. In 2017, they awarded over £25,000 to the winning teams. Applications for Round 1 are now open with a deadline of 5th March 2018.   Round 1: online application […]

Now is the time to invest in medical technologies sector: an interview with Professor John Fisher

Orthopaedic Product News talks with Professor John Fisher, Director of MeDe Innovation, University of Leeds, about pioneering research in the fields of medical devices and regenerative medicine.   OPN: Recently you led the Leeds City Region audit, ‘Opportunities and Growth: Medical Technologies’ – could you tell us what the audit identified? JF: We carried out an extensive […]