Welcome to BIOMAT Web Page

In this homepage we present a glimpse at the activities carried out at METU-BIOMAT Research Group located at Biotechnology Research Unit (BRU) building. Biomaterials is an exciting field for researchers world wide from various branches of science, engineering and medicine.

News & Announcements

  • New Elected Members of Science Academy 2016

    Science Academy announced the new members elected in 2016 ( Prof. Nesrin Hasırcı, a member of our Centre, is among the new Members. We congratulate Prof. Hasırcı for her membership and wish her continued success.

  • Dr. Menekşe Ermiş ŞEN receives the METU Thesis of the Year Award
    Dr. Menekşe Ermiş ŞEN,M.D., a member of our group, received the METU Prof. Dr. Mustafa PARLAR Education and Research Foundation Thesis of the Year Award for her Ph.D. thesis titled   "INFLUENCE OF MICROPATTERNED POLYMERIC SUBSTRATES ON CANCER CELL BEHAVIOR" for the Academic Year  2015-2016. We congratulate her and wish her continued success.
  • Recent Publication:

    Hasturk, O., Sivas, A., Karasozen B., Demirci U., Hasirci N., & Hasirci V. (2016). Quantification of Type, Timing, and Extent of Cell Body  and Nucleus Deformations Caused by the Dimensions and Hydrophilicity of Square Prism Micropillars Adv. Healthcare Mater. DOI: 10.1002/adhm.201600857


    BTES WORKSHOP: Bioprinting in Tissue Engineering: Polymeric Materials, Bioceramic Composites, Tissue Mimics

    Date: November 2, 2016

    Address: Kocaeli University,

    Research and Training Hospital ConferenceHall,

  • New Turkey Research Center International Science and Technology Conference

    Prof. Vasif Hasirci presented a talk titled "Future Perspectives on Biomedical Materials" at the "New Turkey Research Center International Science and Technology Conference (3-6 October 2016, Ankara).