Jul 25, 2016 - Jul 29, 2016
Biomaterials Innovation Research Center, 65 Landsdowne Street, Cambridge MA
The Biomaterials Innovation Research Center, Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering, and Brigham and Women’s Hospital are hosting the 4th annual workshop on “Micro- and Nanotechnologies for Medicine: Emerging Frontiers and Applications." Spotlight: Speakers include Wyss Institute Core Faculty members Joanna Aizenberg, David Mooney, and William Shih, and Associate Faculty member Ali Khademhosseini.
Aug 23, 2016 - Aug 25, 2016
University of Zurich, City Campus, Rämistrasse 71, CH-8006 Zurich
The University of Zurich will be the place to learn about the most recent progress in science and technology, and to exchange with world-leading scientists & engineers in the field of biological surfaces and interfaces. Spotlight: Wyss Core Faculty members Joanna Aizenberg and Dave Mooney, and Associate Faculty member Simon Hoerstrup will present talks.
Aug 23, 2016
1:00 PM | Wyss Institute, Room 521, 3 Blackfan Circle, Boston MA
Michael Levin from Tufts University will discuss the technology that has been developed to read and write bioelectric prepatterns, their striking use to permanently reprogram organisms’ target morphologies without editing genomes, and attempts to crack the bioelectric code.
Sep 20, 2016
8:15 AM | Joseph B. Martin Conference Center, Harvard Medical School, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA 02115
Our 7th annual international symposium will focus on advances in the field of Mechanobiology that have resulted in the development of new types of pharmaceuticals, drug delivery systems, engineered tissues, and wearable therapeutic devices that leverage physical forces or target mechanical signaling pathways as a core part of their mechanism of action. This event is free, however registration is required.
Oct 2, 2016 - Oct 5, 2016
Harnack House - The Conference Venue of the Max Planck Society Ihnestr. 16-20 - 14195 Berlin
The 'Goodbye Flat Biology: Models, Mechanisms and Microenvironment' conference will focus on the applications of state-of-the-art 3D culture and tissue engineering technologies to address specific scientific questions ranging from basic tumour biology to more preclinical and translational research. Spotlight: Wyss Associate Faculty member Chris Chen will be a featured speaker.
Nov 4, 2016
9:00 AM | The Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA 02115
This one-day symposium will promote better understanding of the unmet management needs of Diabetic Lower Extremity (DLE) complications and the new therapeutic approaches that are currently under development. Spotlight: Wyss Core Faculty member Dave Mooney is a co-organizer of this symposium.