About Us


The mission of the “Würzburg Initiative Tissue Engineering” (WITE), which was founded in March 2003, is to facilitate the recognition of Würzburg as a national and international center of excellence in tissue engineering research and education.

The goals of WITE are:



Chairman

PD Dr. med. Ulrich Nöth
Orthopedic Center for Musculoskeletal Research, Department of Orthopedic, König-Ludwig-Haus
University of Würzburg
Vice Chairman

Prof. Dr. Torsten Blunk
Department of Trauma, Hand, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
University of Würzburg

PD Dr. med. Andre Steinert
Orthopedic Center for Musculoskeletal Research, Department of Orthopedic, König-Ludwig-Haus
University of Würzburg


For more information please contact:

Prof. Dr. Torsten Blunk
Department of Trauma, Hand, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
University of Würzburg
Oberdürrbacher Str. 6
D-97080 Würzburg
Tel.: +49 931 201 37115
Fax: +49 931 201 37009
blunk_t@ukw.de