FEIT Research Project Database

Advancing biofabrication technology through the development of improved bioinks

Project Leader: Daniel Heath
Staff: Daniel Heath, Andrea O'Connor, Greg Qiao
Primary Contact: Daniel Heath (daniel.heath@unimelb.edu.au)
Keywords: biofabrication; biomaterials; biomedical engineering; polymeric materials; tissue engineering
Disciplines: Biomedical Engineering,Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

The development of improved bioinks are critical towards advances in biofabrication technologies. This project aims to design and synthesise biodegradable and bioactive bioinks with controlled rheological properties for improved bioprinting results.