Why I am not ashamed to say that I ❤ Standards for Organs-on-Chips
Standardization is needed for Organs-on-Chips to truly have societal impact. Andries van der Meer, NOCI researcher from the University of Twente about his passion for Standardizing Organs-on-Chips.
A bug’s life in the gut and why we need chips to understand it
A closer look at your “intestinal microbiome”, by Jelle Slager NOCI Postdoc from UMC Groningen
A Recipe for Organ-on-Chip Fabrication, by a Biologist
For successful Organ-on-Chip research, combining multiple areas of expertise is crucial. This time a recipe for Organ-on-Chip fabrication by a biologist, NOCI PhD-student Renée Moerkens from UMC Groningen.
When Soul Meets Body: A journey of a silicon wafer to become an organ-on-chip
“A journey of a silicon wafer to become an organ-on-chip” by Hande Aydogmus, NOCI PhD Student at TU Delft
Jens Puschhof successfully defended his thesis
NOCI researcher Jens Puschhof from the Hubrecht Institute, group of Prof. Hans Clevers, defended his thesis with cum laude honors
How close can we come to the human?
Article review: Gut-brain axis interaction in Parkinson’s disease and the accuracy of recreating human physiology in model systems”, by Lena Koch, NOCI PhD-student at UTwente.
EUROoCS 2021 goes virtual! Abstract submission and registration now open
Due to the pandemic, the EUROoCS 2021 conference will again be organized in digital format. Registration and abstract submission are now open.
Publication by NOCI PhD student Heleen Middelkamp et.al. (UTwente)
NOCI researcher Heleen Middelkamp from the University of Twente has published a paper in Scientific Reports on January 26th, where she and the co- authors demonstrated that culturing neurovascular unit (NVU) cell types on microfluidic chips changes their gene expression profiles.
My life as an organ-on-a-chip
“Diary notes from the perspective of an organ-on-chip” by Laura Windt, NOCI PhD-student at LUMC
NOCI through 2020 for its young investigators
Looking back to 2020 and looking forward to 2021 by Cayetano Pleguezuelos Manzano (NOCI PhD-student at Hubrecht Institute)