The focus of the three-day conference is on medical applications of nanomaterials for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes. Of particular interest is the characterization of cellular processes and mechanisms by state of the art nano analytical and imaging techniques.
Furthermore, the use of nanomaterials in medical implants, in regenerative medicine and diagnostics as well as for targeted drug delivery will be addressed. Toxicological studies of nanomaterials and presentations of large NanoBio EU projects complete the program.
After 2005, 2007 and 2010 the NanoBio-Europe will be in Münster now for the fourth time. This conference provides the ideal platform for interdisciplinary communication and the initiation of new research projects for participants from academic and industry. In addition to an outstanding scientific program an industrial exhibition informs about new innovative products and technologies. Coordinator is the Center for Nanotechnology Münster (CeNTech) in cooperation with Bioanalytik Münster.
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