People

Elsa Arefaine
Technical Assistant Regenerative Biomaterials
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Christian Freudigmann
Scientist Regenerative biomaterials
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Areas of activity

- primary cell cultures (musculoskeletal cell types)
- Adhesion / Vitality Experiments
- assay-based characterization of the performance of cell biomaterial cultures 
- Identification of prognostic markers for autologous chondrocyte transplants

Stages of carees

Since 2008 Research Associate, Department of Regenerative Medicine II, NMI

2006 - 2007 Studies Biomedical Engineering (Master of Science) at the Albstadt-    Sigmaringen University of Applied Sciences

2002 - 2006 Study of Biotechnology (Bachelor of Engineering) at the Furtwangen University of Applied Sciences

 

Dr. Hanna Hartmann
Head of Dept. Biomedicine and Material Sciences
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Research focus

- Characterization of surface properties (physicochemical, biological)

- Coating / modification of surfaces: Regulation of the adhesion of proteins, bacteria, cells

- Analysis and functionalization of biodegradable materials  

- Immobilization and controlled release of active substances  

- Biomaterial processing: bioprinting, electrospinning

- Services and R&D for Medical device companies


Curriculum vitae

since 2017 Head of Department Biomedicine and Materials Sciences, NMI, Reutlingen

since 2016 Group leader Regenerative Biomaterials, NMI, Reutlingen

2015-2016 Deputy Group Leader Biomaterials, NMI, Reutlingen

2013-2015 Project leader, Group Biomaterials NMI, Reutlingen

2008-2013 Scientist, Group Regenerative Medicine I, NMI, Reutlingen

2007-2008 Post-Doc, Institute for Medical Microbiology and Hygiene, University of Tübingen,

2003-2006 PhD, Institute for Medical Microbiology and Hygiene, University of Tübingen, on host cell response after bacterial infection: apoptosis inhibition, HIF-1 activation

2002-2003 Diploma thesis, Chair of Biotechnology, University of Würzburg, on biocompatibility and functionality of biomaterials for immunoisolated transplantation of mammalian cells

1998-2002 Biology studies, University of Würzburg, Germany

Dr. Ellena Hönig
Scientist Regenerative biomaterials
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Dr. Julia Marzi
Scientist Regenerative Biomaterialien
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Jessica Pfannstiel
Technical assistant Regenerative biomaterials
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Dmitri Visser
Scientist Regenerative Biomaterialien
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Student Assistants

Oktay Apari
Student Assistant Regenerative Biomaterials
Verena Singer
Studente Assistant Regenerative Biomaterials
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