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Latest News from the InVitro-World

  • Würzburg: Cervical organoids for research into carcinogenesis
    Together with her team, Dr. Cindrilla Chumduri, group leader at the Department of Microbiology at Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg (JMU), has developed organoids of the female cervix.
    Written on Tuesday, 17 May 2022 14:19
  • Scientists from the Paul Ehrlich Institute research prize winners
    Dr. Beate Krämer and Dr. Heike Behrensdorf-Nicol, scientists from the Department of Veterinary Medicine at the Paul Ehrlich Institute, have won the Research Prize of the State of Rhineland-Palatinate for their research on the "Relevance of the Irreversibility Test for Tetanus Toxoids".
    Written on Monday, 09 May 2022 14:13
  • Recombinant Antibody Challenge offers grants for antibodies
    PETA Science Consortium International e.V., the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM), and the Alternatives Research and Development Foundation (ARDF) are offering grants for free catalogue recombinant antibodies for use in research and testing.
    Written on Thursday, 05 May 2022 18:48
  • Reutlingen: Innovative chip model to research obesity
    A team of researchers from the Natural and Medical Sciences Institute in Reutlingen (NMI), together with colleagues from the Medical Faculty of the Tübingen University as well as from the Fraunhofer Institute IGB, has developed an obesity model on a chip. The model is called Mix & Match and integrates all important cellular components that can also be found in human white adipose tissue.
    Written on Wednesday, 27 April 2022 09:41
  • Florida: New neuropathy model on-chip for drug studies of rare diseases
    A cell-based neuropathy disease model on-chip developed by Hesperos Inc. in Florida and colleagues is able to successfully recapitulate the neurophysiological features of two rare autoimmune demyelinating neuropathies. Additionally, it has been shown that the model is suitable for assessing the efficacy of new therapeutics.
    Written on Friday, 22 April 2022 12:34
  • TU-Berlin: Metastasis model from the 3D printer to combat neuroblastoma
    Scientists at the Technical University of Berlin and colleagues have successfully developed an in vitro approach of a human neuroblastoma in a surrounding human cellular environment and treated it with drugs. They succeeded in treating the metastasis. At the same time, they were able to observe the influence on the surrounding tissue.
    Written on Thursday, 21 April 2022 14:21