Time Wednesday, July 4, 2012: 1st Congress Day


Chair: Prof. Dr. Heike Walles, Chair Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, University Würzburg



Bioactive Materials for Tissue Engineering: Progress and Challenges

Prof. Dr. Aldo R. Boccaccini, Head, Institute of Biomaterials,
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University Erlangen-Nuremberg

(Download for members and participants only, PDF 2.3 MB)


Native Worm Silk in Textile Implants

Robin Roß, Research Associate, Institut für Textiltechnik (ITA) of RWTH Aachen University

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„in vitro“ Vascularization of Bioartificial Myocardial Tissue

Dr. Andres Hilfiker, Coordinator Tissue Engineering,
Leibniz Research Labs for Biotechnology and Artificial Organs (LEBAO),
Hannover Medical School

(Presentation not released for download)

15:25 Pause


Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation for Knee Cartilage Reconstruction

Prof. Dr. Jürgen Mollenhauer, Head of R & D, TETEC Tissue Engineering Technologies AG, Reutlingen

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Cell-Based and Cell-Free Articular Cartilage Repair Using Resorbable Polymer-Based Textile Matrices

Dr. Michaela Endres, Projectmanager, TransTissue Technologies GmbH, Berlin

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Cell Separation and Analysis for Regenerative Medicine

Volker Huppert, Goup Leader R&D Cell Therapy, Graft Engineering, NK Cells,
Miltenyi Biotec GmbH, Bergisch Gladbach

(Download for members and participants only, PDF 4 MB)

17:30 Get-together at the Exhibition
19:00 State Reception at Kaiserburg Nuremberg

Picture credits: Fotografie Mauer/Bayern Innovativ GmbH