On 18th September Clare Marx, President of the Royal College of Surgeons, visited the department. Professor Andrew McCaskie gave a presentation which was followed by a poster session showcasing research done within the group.
Archives for October 2015
Lead by Dr Frances Henson, teams from the University of Cambridge and Newcastle aim to develop an alternative material for personalised cartilage repair. A combination of glass ceramic and polymer materials, and a 3D printing technique known as fused filament fabrication will be used, and the team plans to refine the design and manufacturing process […]
Dr Roger Brooks jointly chaired a session on the Development of vascularisation strategies for tissue engineering constructs with Dr Athina Markaki and Prof Dr C. James Kirkpatrick at the TERMIS World Congress meeting. The 4th TERMIS World Congress event, which was held from September 8th- 11th in Boston, MA, was entitled “Past, Present Future: The […]
Anna Albiero and Tim Lindsay have joined the Division as PhD Students. Anna is from Northern Italy and comes to us after spending two years in the Netherlands. She loves travelling, old Hollywood movies, and all kinds of cooking. Tim describes himself as an injured rugby player, keen skier and coffee drinker. He attended Medical […]