Date: 13 October 2021 Time: 13:30 - 16:00
Please join us for an afternoon of research talks on the latest developments in organ-on-a-chip and in vitro models technology.
This month's keynote lecture will be from Professor Kevin E. Healy, University of California, Berkeley, on "Microphysiological Systems as Testbeds in Drug Development, Cryopreservation, and Gene Editing"
Chair: Adrian Biddle QMUL
1.30pm: Abstract presentations (20 min):
Hannah Donnelly, Institute of Molecular, Cell and Systems Biology, University of Glasgow: "Bioengineering the bone marrow niche in vitro"
Yung-Yao Lin, Blizard Institute, Queen Mary University of London: "A human-relevant neuromuscular microphysiological model for Duchenne muscular dystrophy and drug discovery"
Rui Rodrigues, University of Warwick: "TEER imaging platform for OOAC: spatially resolved TEER measurement at the cellular level"
2.30pm – 3pm: Q&A
3.00 pm: Keynote: Prof Kevin E. Healy, University of California, Berkeley, "Microphysiological Systems for as Testbeds in Drug Development, Cryopreservation, and Gene Editing" (45 min plus Q&A)
Updated by: Julia Coffey