Bone marrow derived connective tissue progenitor cell response on microtextured substrates with controlled mechanical cues
- 24 April 2014
Alvaro published the paper titled ” Bone marrow derived connective tissue progenitor cell response on microtextured substrates with controlled mechanical cues” in Biomimetics Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering.
Binding Epitope Decorated Dendrimers in Thermoreponsive Hyaluronic Acid Hydrogels Influence Stem Cells
- 24 March 2014
Ryan was accepted for a poster presentation titled “Binding Epitope Decorated Dendrimers in Thermoreponsive Hyaluronic Acid Hydrogels Influence Stem Cells” at the TERMIS Europe Conference, June 2014, Genova, Italy.
- 14 March 2014
Karla was accepted for a poster presentation titled “Hierarchical morphogenesis of a hybrid peptide/protein system” at The Physics of Soft and Biological Matter conference, April 2014, Homerton College, Cambridge, UK.
- 4 March 2014
Juan Pablo was accepted for a poster presentation titled “3D lithography assisted by electrophoresis for patterning hydrogel scaffolds” at the TERMIS Europe Conference, June 2014, Genova, Italy.
- 24 February 2014
Michal was selected for the semi-finals of the OneStart Europe 2014 business plan competition with the proposal Cytotect 3D. The proposal described a novel device for improved drug screening.
- 14 February 2014
Alvaro gave a talk titled “Hierarchical bioengineering: from dynamic self-assembly to 3D patterning” at the International Conference on Nanotechnology in Medicine at the Royal Free Hospital, University College London, UK.
- 6 February 2014
The Mata Lab received a one year extension for the project BIOCART funded by the AO Foundation. This project is part of an international effort led by six world-renowned laboratories to develop a novel therapy for articular cartilage leisons.
The Mata Lab received a Marie Curie Integration Grant titled BIOMORPH funded by the European Commission
- 15 January 2014
The Mata Lab received a Marie Curie Integration Grant titled BIOMORPH funded by the European Commission. The project focuses on developing a biomimetic platform to create hybrid and dynamic materials for regenerative medicine.
- 12 December 2013
Michal successfully defended his 8 month VIVA report entitled “Design and fabrication of a novel device for 3D patterning of hydrogels”.
- 4 December 2013
The Mata Lab received an Innovation Grant titled from Queen Mary University of London. The project aims to create a high-throughput biomimetic system that would significantly improve the efficacy of bioactive molecules.
- 21 November 2013
Esther successfully defended her PhD thesis titled: “Bioactive membrane scaffolds exhibiting physical and biomolecular signalling for tissue engineering” at University of Barcelona, Spain.
- 8 November 2013
Alvaro gave a talk titled “Engineering of non-equilibrium systems for the next generation of biomaterials” at the First Queen Mary Chinese-British Students and Scholars Forum. London, Queen Mary, University of London, UK.