Partnering with The Biointerfaces Institute facilitates access to unique expertise and infrastructure for the development and commercialization of technologies related to novel biosurfaces and biomaterials. The BI team has developed a workflow capable of translating projects from the initial discovery to the early stage prototyping.


  • Fluorescence spectroscopy
  • Sol-gel chemistry and protein immobilization
  • Silicon chemistry and silicon-based material
  • Interaction of bacteria with surfaces
  • Development of ultra-low cost sensors
  • Interfaces in biological systems
  • Hydrogels and microgels
  • Paper-supported biomolecules

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Are you interested in partnering with the Biointerfaces Institute? Please contact us for more information

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  • ETB 416
  • McMaster University
  • 1280 Main Street West
  • Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • L8S 4L8

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