This monthly symposium series features research talks on the latest developments in organ-on-a-chip and in vitro models technology.
This month's keynote lecture will be from Dr Shannon Stott (Harvard Medical School): "Microfluidics for the Interrogation of Complex Clinical Specimens". The symposium will be chaired by Dr Adrian Biddle (QMUL).
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1.30pm: Abstract presentations
Jochen Kuehnl, Beiersdorf AG: "Use of a microphysiological system integrating skin and liver models to investigate exposure scenario-dependent effects on the metabolic fate of chemicals and tissue responses"
Abhinav Bhushan, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology: "Intestine-Microbiota-on-a-chip to Study Effects of Bacteria on Drug Metabolism"
Genaëlle Rabussier, MIMETAS BV: "3D microphysiological placenta in vitro model for high-throughput barrier and transport studies"
2.15pm: Flash talks
Xiao Wan, Target Discovery Institute, University of Oxford: "From Popular Kinases to Orphan Receptors: 3D Perfused Models as a tool for Target Discovery"
Alice Scemama, Queen Mary University of London: "A 3Rs approach to tumour metastasis: investigating the role of cancer stem cells in metastasis of OSCC using an in vitro microfluidic model"
Lea de Maddalena, AlveoliX AG: "IPF-on-chip: A new tool for antifibrotic drug efficacy study"
3.00pm: Keynote lecture
Dr Shannon Stott, Harvard Medical School: "Microfluidics for the Interrogation of Complex Clinical Specimens"