Lena Witzdam

2nd year Ph.D. student

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Lena works on the development of a bioinstructive adaptive hydrogel coating for implants. The biocompatible hydrogel matrix should be able to modulate inflammation in a self-regulated manner and promote osseointegration. 




Improving Hemocompatibility: How Can Smart Surfaces Direct Blood To Fight against Thrombi

Obstals, F.*; Witzdam, L.*; Garay-Sarmiento, M.; Kostina, N. Yu.; Quandt, J.; Rossaint, R.; Singh, S.; Grottke, O.; Rodriguez-Emmenegger, C

ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, DOI:10.1021/acsami.1c01079 (2021)

* equal contributions