World Preclinical Congress 2019 Boston, MA | Mimetas

World Preclinical Congress 2019 Boston, MA

World Preclinical Congress 2019 Boston, MA

The latest trends and technologies impacting preclinical drug discovery and development

World Preclinical Congress 2019 Boston, MA

June 17 - 20, 2019, Boston, MA

The 18th Annual World Preclinical Congress is a key scientific and networking event yielding new partnerships that accelerate preclinical research and translation across all therapeutic areas. It offers a unique opportunity for leading scientists and executives from industry and academia as well as technology providers to come together and exchange expertise and opinions in the areas of disease modeling, drug metabolism and toxicity, target ID and validation, preclinical immuno-oncology, translational CNS research and more.

Meet us at booth #214 or at the following sessions:

  • Presentation: 'The OrganoPlate: Human Organ-on-a-Chip Tissue Models for Predictive Drug Testing in High Throughput' by John Lowman

    Session: 3D Cellular Models
    Date: Tuesday, June 18, 11:25

  • Breakout Discussion: Human 3D Organ Models for Target Discovery and Drug Screening

    • 50 Ways to leave your lover 2D cell culture, just start functional 3D cell models
    • I can see clearly now; visualization and imaging challenges of 3D microtissues
    • ‘It’s the economy and throughput, stupid!’ - what hinders 3D models in drug screening

Date: Tuesday, June 18, 6:25 - 7:15pm
Moderators: Hansjoerg Keller (Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research) & John Lowman (MIMETAS)

  • Presentation: 'A perfused human BBB on-a-chip for high-throughput assessment of barrier function and antibody transport' by Nienke Wevers

Session: Blood-Brain Barrier, Animal and cell-based models of CNS and BBB
Date: Thursday, June 20, 2:25

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