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Bio-Engineered Footballs

An exhibition of bio-engineered footballs was held at Cube Gallery Manchester (as part of Abandon Normal Devices 2012) from the 29th of August through to the 7th of September. Four prototype balls, each demonstrating bladder ...

Sep, 12

Production Time!

The video above (shot on my phone) shows the 3D printer (MakerBot Cupcake) in operation at DoES Liverpool – a fantastic workshop and makerspace in Liverpool City Centre, who have been really supportive in providing ...

Aug, 13

Laboratory Update

Quick update from the lab (warning! this is more geeky than usual.) To clarify: we are proposing, prototyping and developing a proof-of-concept clinically engineered football – a football which will be grown from living animal ...

Apr, 16


Whilst the procedure for seeding patches with cells is being optimised I will be working on obtaining, growing, freezing and maintaining different primary cell cultures using predominantly materials which would be thrown away.  The first ...

Mar, 12


Grow a set of “patches”, working with nylon mesh material of the kind which is already used as a scaffold in tissue engineering.  This will involve seeding our cells (initially the L929 mouse cells) directly ...

Mar, 12

Football Fundamentalism at AND Festival

From Friday 30th September until Sunday 2nd October a shop at 84 Bold Street (opposite LEAF) in Liverpool will be transformed into an Organic Football Boutique (open 11am-6pm) as part of Abandon Normal Devices Festival. ...

Sep, 26

My experience of the Games Development Day

Michael Maguire reflects on our Games Development afternoon: First of all I would like to say how much I enjoyed the day in Egremont and found it very rewarding and beneficial to my development in ...

Sep, 12


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