11th World Congress on Alternatives and Animal Experiments in the Life Sciences
Innovative technologies, including Organ-on-Chip technology, is one of the central themes of WC11 in Maastricht. Among the 7 interesting keynote speakers are Don Ingber (Wyss; Organ-on-Chip), Joseph Wu (Stanford; stem cells for precision medicine) and Ger Janssen (Philips; digital twins for health).
The program has now been published on the WC11
website. Various symposia highlight Organ-on-Chip models from
different perspectives: scientific, industrial and regulatory.
EUROoCS will be represented with a booth.
During the congress, the nominees for the Hugo van Poelgeest price will present their research in an Innovation Lab session. The nominees are Anke Tukker (IRAS, UU; nerve), Berend van Meer (LUMC; heart) and Carlo Paggi (UTwente; joint).