Setting Standards for Synthetic Biomaterials

The ASTM International defines and sets global standards across industries; these standards are used to improve product quality, enhance health and safety, strengthen market access, and trade, and build consumer confidence. Standardisation is an important factor in the medical field and being a part of this committee gives us the platform to influence and help… Read more »

Advanced Therapies Connect, 26-27 Jan 2021

We will be attending the Advanced Therapies Connect 2021 held virtually on the 26-27th January 2021. Advanced Therapies Connect is a platform for biotechs to build relationships and partnerships with the mission to help Biotechs progress along their commercialisation journey. Ann Kramer, our CEO will be attending the events and will be available to discuss… Read more »

ASTM Workshop Virtual, 20-21 Jan 2021

Dr Matei Cirstea will present at the Workshop on the Use of Absorbable Polymers for Medical Devices, held on January 20-21 2021. This workshop is sponsored by ASTM Committee F04 on Medical and Surgical Materials and Devices and will be held virtually by WebEx. Objective and Scope First introduced 50 years ago in the form… Read more »

Virtual EWMA 2020, 18-19 Nov

We will be virtually exhibiting at the 30th Annual Conference of the European Wound Management Association (EWMA) from 18-19 November 2020. Electrospun biomaterials hold great promise for advanced wound healing. Microfibre scaffolds can be fabricated from synthetic or natural polymers with architectures that mimic natural extracellular matrix and can guide cells to heal without scarring…. Read more »

Virtual Advanced Therapies Connect – 29-30 Sept

We will be attending the Advanced Therapies Connect 2020 held virtually on the 29th to 30th September 2020. Advanced Therapies Connect is a platform for biotechs to build relationships and partnerships with the mission to help Biotechs progress along their commercialisation journey. Ann Kramer will be attending session and will be available for meetings throughout… Read more »

Biomaterials Discovery Workshop – Nottingham, UK – 15-16th Jan 2020

CEO Ann Kramer will be speaking at the fourth annual biomaterials discovery workshop at the Jublilee conference centre in Nottingham, UK on 16th January.   Prof. Alvaro Mata (University of Nottingham) “Turning molecules into functional biomaterials through supramolecular engineering” Prof. Patricia Dankers (Eindhoven University of Technology) “Supramolecular polymeric materials as synthetic extracellular matrices: from design to high… Read more »

Synthetic wound healing membrane

‘Synthetic Amniotic Membrane’ development project supported by InnovateUK and the UKI2S Accelerator Programme for Technology Development Projects. For many of us, there is hardly any more life-changing disability imaginable than loss of sight. Whether through trauma or disease, the inability to rely on visual cues impacts on all matters of daily life; doing your job… Read more »

TCES-UKSB 2019 – Nottingham, UK, 11-13 June

Dr Rob McKean and Dr Kitty Lawton are attending the TCES-UKSB conference in Nottingham from 11-13 June. The first joint conference of the Tissue and Cell Engineering Society and the UK Society for Biomaterials will be held at the East Midlands Conference Centre, situated on the scenic University of Nottingham campus in the Midlands, UK…. Read more »