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Conference Program

Summer School CHEM2NATURE 2018

Fundação Dr. António Cupertino de Miranda
Porto, Portugal
03-06 JUNE 2018

This event is being organized in the scope of the European Horizon 2020 Twinning project CHEM2NATURE: Enabling precision chemical methodologies applied to natural-based systems for the development of multifunctional biomedical devices. This project comprises a series of events related with the development of natural-based biomedical devices.

The CHEM2NATURE Third School will be the third forum of discussion in the following topics: 1) Supramolecular systems for biomedical applications; 2) Natural-based biomaterials; 3) 3D tissue models; 4) Drug-delivery systems; 5) Stem cells therapies; among others.

The School is entitled “Multifunctional biomedical devices” and will join World leading experts in the field, who will present their most recent and relevant achievements.



Mustafa O. Guler - University of Chicago, USA
Giuseppe Battaglia - UCL, UK
Michiya Matsusaki - Osaka University, Japan
Maria J. Vicent - Centro de Investigación Principe Felipe, Spain
Cecília Roque - Nova University, Portugal
Thomas Scheibel - University of Bayreuth, Germany
Dave Adams - University of Glasgow, UK
Paolo De Coppi - University College London, UK





Meeting Chairs




Organized by
3B’s Research Group, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal


A member of PT Government Associate Laboratory ICVS/3B’s


Gene2Skin and Chem2Nature,
3B's Research Group,
Department of Polymer Engineering,
University of Minho,

Headquarters of the European Institute of Excellence on Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine,

Avepark - Parque de Ciência e Tecnologia
Zona Industrial da Gandra
4805-017 Barco GMR - Portugal

Tel: +351 253 510 900
Fax: +351 253 510 909
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