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21.10.23 A Night of Science and Biofabrication Marvels: Boccaccini Lab at the Long Night of Sciences 2023

By 21. October 2023October 26th, 2023Events

On a captivating evening at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, the Boccaccini Lab had the privilege of participating in the Long Night of Sciences 2023, an yearly event that opened doors to the world of research, discovery, and innovation. The Department of Materials Science and Engineering at the University were on full display, drawing the attention of numerous of enthusiastic visitors.

A Night to Remember:

The Long Night of Sciences, or #LNdW as it is affectionately known, was a vibrant celebration of science and research. Approximately 27,000 visitors embarked on an intellectual adventure, exploring the concealed wonders of our academic institution. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to the entire community, our sponsors, supporters, and partners for making this magnificent program possible.

Boccaccini Lab’s Biofabrication Showcase:

The Boccaccini Lab, under the leadership of Professor Aldo R. Boccaccini, took this opportunity to present our groundbreaking biofabrication projects to the public. Biofabrication, a field at the intersection of biology and engineering, holds immense potential in creating cutting-edge solutions for healthcare, regenerative medicine, and beyond.

A Glimpse into Our Projects:

During the Long Night of Sciences, visitors were treated to a glimpse of our SFB/TRR 225 biofabrication projects, highlighting our latest advancements and innovative concepts. From 3D bioprinting to tissue engineering, we showcased how biofabrication is revolutionizing the way we approach medical treatments and diagnostics.

Engaging with the Audience:

Our stand was abuzz with discussions, hands-on demonstrations, and interactive sessions. Visitors were eager to learn about our research and its potential impact on society. The enthusiasm of the audience was truly inspiring.

Expressing Gratitude:

We would like to express our heartfelt thanks to the incredible visitors who showed genuine interest in our work. Your questions, curiosity, and support motivate us to push the boundaries of science even further. We extend our appreciation to our sponsors, supporters, and partners who made this event possible and helped us share our passion for biofabrication.

The Long Night of Sciences 2023 was a testament to the power of knowledge sharing and community engagement. It was a night to remember, and we are already looking forward to the next edition.

In Conclusion:

The Boccaccini Lab, in collaboration with Hsuan Heng-Lu and Jonas Röder, was honored to be a part of the Long Night of Sciences 2023. Our biofabrication projects were met with enthusiasm and curiosity from an audience of 27,000 visitors. We extend our gratitude to the organizers, sponsors, and most importantly, the inquisitive individuals who made this night a grand success. Science, when shared with passion, has the potential to spark innovation and change the world. Vielen Dank für diese grandiose #NdW23!


Stay tuned for more updates on our biofabrication journey, and until then, keep exploring the fascinating world of science.