<P>&nbsp;</P> <P align=justify><STRONG>The I-Care Cluster and <A title="" href="https://www.aderly.com/lyon-biopole-pole-centre-recherche-scientifique/index,p,98,EN.jsp" target=_blank>Lyonbiop&#244;le</A> are organising a workshop on the 9<SUP>th</SUP> of July on the subject of &#8220;implantable medical devices and associated infections&#8221;</STRONG> at ENS Lyon,<A title="" href="https://www.aderly.com/centre-recherche-et/biotechnology-cluster-lyon,p,21,EN.jsp" target=_blank>in the Gerland area</A>. The morning will be dedicated to presenting the overall context, medical practices, recent innovations and regulatory and economic issues. </P> <P align=justify><BR>In the afternoon there will be three round-table brainstorming sessions on different themes: <STRONG><A title="" href="https://www.aderly.com/pharmaceutique_biotech/index,p,100044,EN.jsp" target=_blank><STRONG>biomaterials, monitoring infections, and treating infections</STRONG>.</A></STRONG> The conclusions of these three work groups will be reported at the end of the day. Further investigation into the most interesting ideas will be undertaken by the I-Care Cluster and Lyonbiop&#244;le, notably thanks to a grant for setting up collaborative R&amp;D projects. </P> <P align=justify>&nbsp;</P> <P align=justify><STRONG>The day is reserved for public and private entities looking to partner collaborative R&amp;D projects</STRONG>. Those who are interested in participating have until the 1<SUP>st</SUP> July to sign up online.<BR></P>