Second BIONECA Working Group (WG) meeting took place in La Valletta (Malta) on 6-17 March 2018. It was hosted by the  University of Malta.

The agenda included:

  • self-presentations of the new Members
  • Overview of STSMs performed in the first year of BIONECA
  • WG Summary, where WG leaders presented State of the Art, Future needs and Plans
  • Parallel working group meetings where researchers from different labs had brainstorming sessions and established inter-lab collaborations and possible common project proposals. It was established the need to create 2 Focus groups: one for Neurology and the other for Cardiology applications
  • KEY NOTE LECTURE  By  Prof. Yasuhiko TABATA, “Frontier Biomaterials Technology to Realize Regenerative Therapy for Patients
  • Poster Session and networking