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CERL publication makes the cover of this month's Tissue Engineering Part A
The publication titled "Ultrasoft Alginate Hydrogels Support Long-Term Three-Dimensional Functional Neuronal Networks" by G. Palazzolo et al has made it to the cover of this month's Tissue Engineering Part A. It shows Rat embryonic cortical neurons that extend neurites in three-dimensional alginate hydrogels.
Prof. Zenobi-Wong joins IfB
The Institute for Biomechanics welcomes Prof. Marcy Zenobi-Wong and her research group, who have joined the IfB on July 1, 2014.
Florian Formica and Nicolas Broguiere won prizes for their images at the Materials and Processes Graduate Symposium.
Cell Spring under the finalists for the Heuberger Winterthur Jungunternehmerpreis
Cell Spring is one of 6 finalists for the Heuberger Winterthur Jungunternehmerpreise.
Venture Kick Award for Dr. Chris Millan
Dr. Chris Millan and his company CellSpring from ETH Zurich raised CHF 130.000 each by winning the third and last round of Venture Kick. The two founders of CellSpring, Dr. Chris Millan and Kramer Schmidt, have devised a faster, more cost-effective method for developing 3D cell structures than current products to test medication.
Oral Presentation Award for Florian Formica
We gladly announce that Florian Formica from the Cartilage Engineering Laboratory at the Institute for Biomechanics won an award for his oral presentation at the WITE meeting in Würzburg, Germany.