BIOMATEN - Center of Excellence in Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering and Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering Research Center

Materials that are used in order to remedy the disabilities caused by loss of or damage to tissues are called biomaterials.

News & Announcements

  • Prof. Vasif Hasirci and Dr. Menekse Ermis Sen receive “2017 Study of the Year in Health Sciences Award" by HASVAK Foundation

    vhmesengProf. Vasif Hasirci and his student Dr. Menekse Ermis Sen, were granted the “2017 Study of the Year in Health Sciences Award" by HASVAK Foundation for their work on “Micropatterned Surfaces for Screening of Cancer Cells".

  • Prof. Vasif Hasirci receives “2017 Sedat Simavi Health Sciences Award”

    vhasirciProf. Vasif Hasirci was granted the “2017 Sedat Simavi Health Sciences Award” by Turkish Journalists’ Association (TGC) for his work titled “Surfaces Modified at Micro and Nano-Scale for Better Polymeric Implants.

  • Recent Publications

    Buyuksungur, S., Endogan Tanir, T., Buyuksungur, A., Bektas, E. I., Torun Kose, G., Yucel, D., Beyzadeoglu, T., Cetinkaya, E., Yenigun, C., Tönük, E., Hasirci, V., Hasirci, N. (2017). 3D printed poly(ε-caprolactone) scaffolds modified with hydroxyapatite and poly(propylene fumarate) and their effects on the healing of rabbit femur defects. Biomaterials Science. DOI: 10.1039/c7bm00514h

  • Our Research in the News

    NHthumbnailThe research on bone tissue engineering led by Prof. Nesrin Hasirci of Department of Chemistry (METU), also member of BIOMATEN, was recently covered by Turkish news agency Anadolu Agency (AA). Here we present the article published by AA.

  • Assoc. Prof. Dilek Keskin Has Been Promoted to Professor

    DilekKeskinAssoc. Prof. Dilek Keskin, a member of BIOMATEN and also the Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering Society (Turkey), has been promoted to professor. We congratulate Professor Keskin and wish her continued success.