Electrospinning for drug delivery – London – 18th April 2018
The UK-China Mini-Symposium on Electrospinning for Drug Delivery will bring together researchers from both the UK and China to discuss the latest developments in this exciting and rapidly evolving field of pharmaceutical technology. It will take place in UCL’s School of Pharmacy in the heart of London. Keynote speakers: Prof Limin Zhu, Donghua University Prof… Read more »
ELRIG research and Innovation – Cambridge, UK – 17-18 April 2018
We will be at ELRIG Research and Innovation 2018 at Homerton College, Cambridge, UK on 17-18th April. Stephen Jones will present a poster on aligned fibre scaffolds for 3D cell culture.
Materials Research Exchange – London – 13th March 2018
Ann Kramer will be at The Materials Research Exchange event at the Design Centre, Islington, London on 13th March. The 2018 Materials Research Exchange Conference and Exhibition will showcase the richness of UK materials research and innovation providing an ideal opportunity to absorb current trends and take a glimpse of future innovations.
AAOS – New Orleans – March 6-10, 2018
Marco Thio will attend the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) 2018 Annual Meeting from March 6-10th in New Orleans, USA. Please contact us if you would like to discuss the use of biomaterials / electrospun scaffolds in orthopaedic devices.
Future Healthcare – London – 13/14 March 2018
Marco Thio will be at The Future Healthcare Exhibition and Conference on 13th and 14th March.
Biomaterials Risk Management BIORIMA H2020 grant
The Electrospinning Company is a partner in the EU funded H2020 Research and Innovation action BIORIMA (Biomaterial Risk Management). The project aims to develop an integrated risk management framework for nano-biomaterials used in advanced therapeutic medicinal products and medical devices. The BIORIMA risk management framework is a structure upon which the validated tools and methods… Read more »
MeDe Innovation – Sheffield, UK – 18 Jan 2018
Marco Thio will be at the MeDe Innovation 5th Annual Conference. The conference brings together MeDe Innovation’s network of academics, industrialists, clinicians and regulatory body representatives through lively presentations, debate and poster sessions. It is a unique opportunity to access the latest developments in orthopaedic medical device manufacture. Selina Beal (@SN_Beal) from the University of… Read more »
BioBeat BioBusiness 2017
Ann Kramer, CEO of The Electrospinning Company is named as one of 50 female leaders in healthcare business in the UK in a report produced by BioBeat, 50 Movers and Shakers in BioBusiness 2017 , which emphasises how diversity of thinking is critical to the success of the sector in the UK. The 50 Movers and… Read more »
Stem cell culture in coated scaffolds
A simple 3-D culture system, made of electrospun polycaprolactone (PCL) fibers and coated with defined extracellular proteins that occur naturally in the stem cell niche, allowed dispersed attachment and culture of human pluripotent stem cells devoid of cell aggregation. A publication from The Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm describes how PCL fiber scaffolds coated… Read more »
Stewart White appointed NED
The Electrospinning Company has strengthened its Board with the appointment of Dr Stewart White as non-executive director. Stewart was previously CEO of two life science AIM-quoted companies including Collagen Solutions Ltd., and is currently Chairman of Mikota Ltd and non-executive director with Taragenyx. Stewart has international executive experience in commercial and product development, GMP manufacturing of… Read more »
Electrospin2018 – Stellenbosch, RSA – 16-18 Jan 2018
Dr Brendan Robb, Head of Production, will present at Electrospin2018 in Stellenbosch, South Africa in January 2018. The Electrospin2018 conference will provide a dedicated platform for students, researchers, and engineers from both academia and industry to exchange knowledge in this continuously growing and interdisciplinary field. Topics of interest include, material development, polymer, ceramic, metal, and… Read more »
MEDICA – Dusseldorf – 13-16 Nov
Marco Thio will attend the Medica 2017 World Forum for Medical Technology in Dusseldorf from 13-16th November. Please contact email@example.com to arrange a meeting with Marco to find out how electrospun biomaterials or coatings could enhance your medical device and how The Electrospinning Company can support your product development.