NC3Rs webinar: Organ-on-a-chip technology
Webinar from a scientific and 3Rs perspective
Tuesday, October 20, 11:00 BST
This webinar will showcase some of the organ-on-a-chip (OOAC) research the NC3Rs has funded through its CRACK IT and research funding programmes.
Dr Jos Joore, CEO and co-founder of MIMETAS and Professor Julien Gautrot, School of Engineering and Materials Science, Queen Mary University of London will give insights into their research, highlighting the scientific and 3Rs benefits of using OOAC technology. The target audience includes anyone who is currently working with or who is interested in using OOAC technology (e.g. model developers, end-users, in vivo researchers who are looking to adopt alternative approaches).
The topics covered will include:
- Dr Jos Joore, MIMETAS: ‘Applying the OrganoPlate® platform for kidney and CNS toxicity testing’
- Professor Julien Gautrot, QMUL: ‘An ovarian cancer model on a chip’
There will be an opportunity to ask questions after the webinar presentation. The webinar is free to attend.