Materiomics b.v.: cBITE's corporate sister in Maastricht!
Jan de Boer is co-founder of Materiomics, and he is Materiomics' Chief Scientific Officer.
Materiomics is a privately owned biotech company located in Maastricht, the Netherlands. The TopoChip technology was developed in the department of Tissue Regeneration at the University of Twente, where Materiomics was established as a spin-off in 2009. Materiomics designs and identifies the best surface for improved functionality and durability of medical and cell culture devices. Not only chemistry but surface structure influences equally strong the interaction of a medical or cell culture device and its biological environment.
cBITE and Materiomics share research facilities and have frequent joint meetings as well as informal discussions about the technology of TopoChips.