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Latest News from the InVitro-World

  • Cancer research: insights into individual differences made possible by artificial intelligence
    Scientists at the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC), Berlin-Buch, and at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), Heidelberg, have developed an AI that can increasingly elucidate the cellular mechanisms involved in the development of cancer.
    Written on Tuesday, 31 January 2023 12:18
  • IUCLID database to avoid animal testing
    IUCLID (International Uniform ChemicaL Information Database) is a software application for collecting, storing, maintaining and exchanging data on intrinsic and hazardous properties of chemical substances. Such data play an important role in chemical regulation by both industry and regulatory agencies.
    Written on Sunday, 29 January 2023 20:03
  • ECHA Workshop: Towards an Animal-Free Regulatory System for Industrial Chemicals
    As part of its commitment to support the transition to an animal-free regulatory system, from the 31st of May to the 1st of June, ECHA is organizing a workshop to discuss critical needs to enable faster progress.
    Written on Wednesday, 25 January 2023 13:28
  • German Federal government funds laboratory meat research
    The federal government is funding the "Cellzero Meat" project with about 1.2 million euros. Cellzero Meat is a scientific network that is looking for alternatives to conventional meat production. The goal is to overcome the obstacles that have not yet been solved. To this end, the researchers want to close gaps in knowledge so that meat from the laboratory can be produced without antibiotics and in an animal-friendly way.
    Written on Friday, 20 January 2023 20:06
  • German Researcers are honoured CAAT Reduction Award and CAAT Humane Education Award
    This time, two prestigious research awards from the Center for Alternative to Animal Testing (CAAT) at the Bloomberg School of Medicine in Baltimore go to two German teams for their commitment to non-animal methods.
    Written on Wednesday, 18 January 2023 13:19
  • Hamburg: In vitro researcher to hold 3Rs chair
    Biomedical scientist Prof. Maike Frye takes over the chair on 3R methods at the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE). With her Vascular Biology group, the scientist is developing novel hydrogel techniques for culture systems of human cells. The aim is to recreate tissue environments of vascular endothelial cells.
    Written on Wednesday, 18 January 2023 10:42