Topic of the Month: June 2015

Eliminating shortages of skilled staff

Bachelor degree in mechanical engineering without A-levels via distance learning

Job

Bring jobs and training under one roof? Distance learning can be the solution. © istockphoto

Family and job

Distance learning offers the possibility to take into account family aspects. © istockphoto

Success

Commitment to training is evidence to employers of motivation, dedication and perseverance. Characteristics that go down well and lead to promotion opportunities, more demanding assignments and greater responsibility. © istockphoto

Road sign to success

Success through vocational and continuous training – blueprint for success. © istockphoto

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11/13/2017

November 2017: Real plastic hearts

An artificial heart would be an absolute lifesaver for people with cardiac failure. However, to recreate the complex organ in the laboratory, one would first need to work out how to grow multi-layered, living tissues. Researchers have now come one step closer to this goal: by means of a spraying process, they have created functioning muscle fibers a three-dimensional synthetic polymer scaffold.
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