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Bio-TUNE Kick off meeting and Symposium

The Bio-TUNE inaugural Symposium and Kick-Off Meeting took place on the 17-18th February, 2020, at the Barcelona East School of Engineering (EEBE), Barcelona (Spain).
Bio-TUNE Kick off meeting and Symposium

The Bio-TUNE inaugural Symposium and Kick-Off Meeting of the UE-funded project took place on the 17-18th February, 2020, at the Barcelona East School of Engineering (EEBE), Barcelona (Spain).

The Inaugural Symposium was held on the morning of the 17th February, with 4 prominent speakers in the field of biomaterials and implants: Prof. Maria-Pau Ginebra, (BBT-UPC),  Prof. Conrado Aparicio (MDRCBB-UMN, USA), Dr. Román A. Pérez (UIC) and Prof. José Carlos Rodríguez Cabello (UVa). The symposium was open not only to members of the Bio-TUNE project, but to all the scientific community at EEBE.

Following the Symposium, the kick-off meeting of the RISE funded project was held, with the attendance of almost all Beneficiaries and Partners of the project. 

Bio-TUNE is a MSCA-RISE Horizon2020 project, funded by the European Union (EU) and lead by Dr. Carles Mas-Moruno (BBT), that aims to develop innovative multifunctional materials to produce a new generation of medical implants with cell instructive and antibacterial potential. The RISE project seeks the collaboration and researchers exchange between beneficiaries: BBT-UPC (Spain) INSERM(open in new window) (France),Max Planck Institute for Medical Research(open in new window) (Germany), Università degli Studi di Camerino(open in new window) (Italy), University of Brisol(open in new window) (UK) and University of Glasgow (UK); and Partner Countries: Universidad Nacional de San Martín(open in new window) (Argentina), Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas(open in new window) (Peru),Universitas Gadjah Mada(open in new window) (Indonesia) and Universiti Sains Malaysia(open in new window) Malaysia).