TERMIS EU – Rhodes, Greece – 27-31 May 2019

Marco Thio and Matei Cirstea will attend TERMIS: Tissue Engineering Therapies: From Concept to Clinical Translation & Commercialisation in Rhodes from 27th to 31st May. Marco will be presenting on the industrial perspective of electospinning as a method fr biomaterial manufacture. TERMIS is the most prominent organisation in the field of tissue engineering and regenerative… Read more »

Successful membrane safety study

A recent publication in British Journal of Ophthalmology by Professor Sheila MacNeil and colleagues at the University of Sheffield and the L.V. Prasad eye clinic in Hyderabad, described how electrospun membranes can be safely applied to rabbit corneas without inducing any local or systemic toxicity. The membranes, made from poly-lactic co-glycolic acid (PLGA) 50:50, were… Read more »

We’ve moved!

Brand new, purpose-built facilities on the Harwell Science and Innovation Campus, a rapidly expanding innovation hub near Oxford in the UK. We are moving into our new unit (#5) in the Zephyr Building on 29th October. The 500 square metre unit is fitted out with four Class VII cleanroom modules, facilitating the segregation of R&D… Read more »

EORS – Galway, Ireland – 25-28 Sept 2018

The EORS 2018 meeting will be held in Galway, Ireland. Ann Kramer  is speaking on ‘The value of Diversity in growing a company’ in the Female leadership session (25th Sept 18:00-19:30) and Marco Thio is speaking on ‘Electrospinning applications in orthopaedic procedures’ (26th Sept 14:00-15:30. Meet them both at the exhibition booth. The European Orthopaedic Research… Read more »

Expansion of facilities

The Electrospinning Company is fitting out a new facility in the brand new Zephyr building on Harwell Campus, near Oxford, in responding to a growing demand for electrospun biomaterials in regenerative medical devices. The new larger facility will include modular, state-of-the art cleanrooms for manufacturing, a dedicated design and development laboratory and offices. “This expansion will allow… Read more »

IKC/Regener8 – Leeds, UK – 29th June

Rob McKean will attend IKC & Regener8 Annual Conference 2018 Date: June 29, 2018 @ 9:00 AM Location: Leeds The Medical Technologies IKC and Regener8 are back in 2018 to host a one-day conference on 29th June, focussing on best practice in translating regenerative devices – a potential £1bn industry in the UK. The full programme will… Read more »

UCL Innovation Forum – London – 24th April 2018

TECL’s CEO Ann Kramer will be speaking at this year’s Innovation Forum event on Regenerative Medicine. A new era in Regenerative Medicine: accelerating research from bench to bedside. You can register here. About the event Stem Cell Therapies, CAR-T, Cell and Gene Therapies, are the cutting-edge technologies of translational medicine in the 21st century. They… Read more »

ISO 13485:2016 QMS recertification

The Electrospinning Company has updated its Quality Management System to the new ISO 13485:2016 standard for the design, development, manufacture and supply of electrospun polymer scaffolds, and has been re-certified for a further three years. The ISO13485 standard has been updated from 13485:2003 to 13485:2016 to keep up with changes in the medical device industry… Read more »

Biotrinity – London – April 24th 2018

BioTrinity is Europe’s Leading Biopartnering and Investment Conference and is in London from April 23-25 2018   Ann Kramer will be on a panel ‘The Future of Medical 3D Printing’ session at BioTrinity 2018, that is taking place on Tuesday, 24 April at 13:40 – 14:30.