€4 million grant from EIC-Pathfinder Challenge!

We are happy to announce that we have received a €4 Million grant from the EIC-Pathfinder Challenge. This grant will fund the development of a pumping human Mini-heart and swimming human Bio-Robot by a consortium composed of two companies, River BioMedics (RBM) and NanoScale Systems (Nanoss) GmbH and two universities, the University of Twente and Universidad de Málaga . The project will be led by Prof. Jeroen Leijten (UT) and Prof. Robert Passier (UT), Dr. Marcelo Catarino Ribeiro (RBM), Dr. Alexander Kaya (Nanoss), and Prof. José M Perez-Pomares and Dr. Juan Antonio Guadix Dominguez (UMA).

Excited to get started!