TechTalk In Vitro Screening

Thursday, June 1, 2017
15:00 - 17:00
Grand Café De Stal
Darwinweg 1, 2333 CR Leiden

Drug development is a time consuming and costly process. What if we could increase the efficiency of this process? New screening methodologies can make a difference. In this TechTalk, state of the art technologies for in vitro screening are presented and their potential for improving future drug development discussed.

Confirmed speakers

  • Stem cell-based reporter assays for in vitro cancer hazard
    Dr. Giel Hendriks (CEO, Toxys B.V.)
  • Imaging-Based Drug Discovery in Organoids'
    Thomas Dijkmans (OcellO B.V.)
  • Cell printing to study multicellular behavior in three dimensions
    Dr. Erik Danen (Leiden Academic Centre for Drug Research, Leiden University)
  • 3D-organotypic skin models for research and screening purposes
    Dr. Abdoel Ghalbzouri (Dermatology, Leiden University Medical Center)
  • Network Bingo & Drinks


Thursday, June 1, 15.00 - 17.00 hrs.
You are welcome to walk-in from 15 hrs, the program starts at 15.15 hrs.


De Stal, Darwinweg 1, 2333 CR Leiden

For whom

The R&D community of Leiden Bio Science Park and others interested.
TechTalks are aimed at bringing the research community together across Leiden Bio Science Park, whether based in business or in academia, and others who are interested.

Organized by

Luris, Leiden Bio Science Park, Boerhaave Nascholing and Centrum Bioscience en Diagnostiek

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TechTalks is an initiative of Leiden Bio Science Park, Luris, LUMC/Boerhaave Nascholing, and Hogeschool Leiden/CBD.
Want to work with us? Mail Ellen Smit (LBSP).

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