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media award stamatialis

Media award prof. Dimitrios Stamatialis

As has become a tradition, the UNIVERSITY OF TWENTE in the Media Award was presented during the NEW YEAR’S BREAKFAST MEETING on 9 January 2017. ... read more

Best poster prize at NBTE 2016 conference

Rachel Elzes, a PhD student supervised by Dr. Jos Paulusse in the section Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine; Polymers and Nanoparticles of the group ... read more

thesis Tony Ekkelenkamp

PhD defence Tony Ekkelenkamp

Tony Ekkelenkamp will defend his PhD thesis entitled: 'Zwitterionic poly(amido amine) based nanogels' on Wednesday 7th of December at 14.45 h. in the Prof. Dr. G. Berkhoffzaal (2nd floor) of the Waaier building at the University of Twente. ... read more

stamatialis - bioartificial kidney


The world is one important step closer to creating a functional bioartifical kidney.
This is due to research of, among others Dimitrios Stamatialis of the University of Twente. Scientists form the Netherlands this weekend presented their research results at ASN Kidney, the largest nephrology meeting of its kind.
A bioartificial kidney could replace the need for dialysis or transplantation in the millions of patients with kidney failure. A key requirement for such a device is the formation of a ‘living membrane’, consisting of ... read more