Joseph Hemmerlé, 2013 Innovation Prize

A 2013 Innovation Prize is awarded to Joseph Hemmerlé for his work on biomaterials.

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Joseph Hemmerle (Inserm Unit 1121/ Strasbourg)

Joseph Hemmerlé is a research engineer in the 'Biomaterials and Bioengineering'* unit at Strasbourg. He is interested in the relationships between the material and living tissue, between the implant and protein. He develops surface coatings that can be made active. His aim is to guide the future of biomaterials in the body. He dreams of creating prostheses that can be kept for life.

* Inserm Unit 1121 - University of Strasbourg

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