Public lecture on IP and Biotechnology
Public lecture on 24th April (14.00 – 15.00) in SOC 209
by Dr. Jeff Ross, CEO of Miromatrix on the topic of
"Bioengineering Transplantable Organs and related IP developments"
Tallinn Law School of Tallinn University of Technology (TalTech) is pleased to announce that Dr. Jeff Ross, CEO of Miromatrix will be visiting Tallinn to deliver a public lecture on the topic of "Bioengineering Transplantable Organs and related IP developments."
The above lecture is being organized with the help of the US Consulate. It will be held on Wednesday 24th April 2019 in class room SOC 209 from 14.00 – 15.00.
Dr. Ross brings more than 20 years of biomedical research, management and regulatory experience in regenerative medicine, biologics, and medical devices to Miromatrix including concept development, preclinical, clinical, manufacturing, and commercialization. He has held various technical and management positions at Guidant, Athersys and SurModics. Since coming to Miromatrix in 2010 he has been pivotal in the development, manufacturing and regulatory clearance of the innovative MIROMESH and MIRODERM product lines. He has spearheaded development, global patent strategy, and fundraising for the revolutionary whole organ transplant program and its key decellularization technology. Dr. Ross has over 30 patents along with scientific publications in Nature and other peer reviewed journals. He holds a Master’s degree in Biomedical Engineering and a Ph.D. in Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology from the University of Minnesota.
The lecture is co-organized with the Embassy of the US.