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Workshop on "Sustainable Biomaterials for Medical Applications"

AIMES and Stockholm Material Hub organizes a workshop on Sustainable Biomaterials for Medical Applications. The workshop will showcase research addressing the increasing importance of sustainable biomaterials in multiple sectors related to medicine, and associated SMEs will demonstrate the translation of research results to societal use.

Time: Wed 2022-11-30 13.00 - 18.00

Location: Karolinska Institutet Biomedicum, Solnavägen 9 - Kleinsalen

Language: English


Linda Thörn

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AIMES - Center for the Advancement of Integrated Medical and Engineering Sciences

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Contact person Stockholm Material Hub:
Dr. Mirva Eriksson (SU), email: e

Workshop Schedule
12:00-13:00 Lunch and Exhibition of
AIMES, Sthlm Material Hub, Sting Bioeconomy, Afiyet, Cirqle Biomedical, Ebba Biotech, Richter Life Science, Spiber Technologies

13:00-13:15 Welcome and Opening of the workshop
Agneta Richter-Dahlfors, AIMES, KI & KTH and Mirva Eriksson, Stockholm University

13:15-13:45 Victor Isaksen, CEO, Sting Bioeconomy: Grow your business naturally

13:45-14:15 Ulrica Edlund, AIMES, KTH & KI: Biomaterials from sustainable biomasses

14:15-14:45 Ferdinand Choong, AIMES, KI & KTH: Non-destructive polysaccharide detection and differentiation in lignocellulosic materials

14:45-15:20 Coffee break and Exhibition

15:20- 15:50 Aman Russom, AIMES, KTH & KI: Nanocellulose in microfluidics based devices for cancer diagnostics

15:50-16:20 My Hedhammar, SciLifeLab, KTH: BioSilk - recombinant spider silk as base for tissue models

16:20-16:50 Thomas Crouzier, AIMES, KTH & KI: Harnessing nature's biopolymers for immune modulating materials and contraceptive technology

16:50-18:00 Concluding remarks, Refreshments and Exhibition

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