The ETPN RegMed WG webinars are open to both ETPN members and non-members. By presenting recent advancement of ETPN members in the Regenerative Medicine field, these webinars aim to improve know how exchange, identification of key European experts and a wider networking between ETPN members (e.g. for collaborative projects). It is also intended to keep webinars open for ETPN non-members, particularly for industrial companies, to facilitate cooperation between researchers and enterprises (mainly SMEs).
Dr. Marek Pokorný is the Chief researcher in Nanotechnology department of CONTIPRO, a Czech-based producer of bioactive compounds for the pharmaceutical and cosmetics industries.
Dr. Kateřina Knotková is the Chief application researcher in Nanotechnology department of CONTIPRO, a Czech-based producer of bioactive compounds for the pharmaceutical and cosmetics industries.
In their presentation, Drs. Pokorný and Kontková:
- Introduced research development activities at CONTIPRO (click HERE for more information);
- Provided information about their unique 4SPIN® technologies (i.e. electrospinning, electrospraying, electroblowing and near-field electrospinning) – a desktop electrospinning device used in the nanofiber production and the preparation of nanofiber layers from solutions of biopolymers and synthetic polymer (click HERE for more info and HERE for a video);
- Gave examples of some targeted applications;
- Mentioned their openness to new interesting R&D collaborations.