Micro-Nano-Bio-Systems 2017 Annual Workshop reported
During the International MicroNanoConference 2017 in Amsterdam the annual MNBS workshop was held. This workshop formed the basis for the Report on the 11th Annual Concertation and Consultation Workshop on Micro-Nano-Bio-Systems: MNBS 2017 that recently has been released.
One of the topics discussed during the workshop and in the report is Organ-on-Chip technology as a new scientific area, enabling new applications in the MNBS field.
The main conclusions in the report relate to suggestions and recommendations on how to address the main identified challenges, such as advancing Technology and Innovation, strengthening engagement with future EU research and innovation funding programmes and policy, seeking opportunities under the new European Innovation Council and developing a wider ecosystem approach involving a broader set of stakeholders.
Download the report here.(pdf)