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Latest News from the InVitro-World

  • October 2021: EPAA Annual conference
    The annual EPAA event on October 27th, will give participants insight into EPAA’s achievements in 2021, announce the EPAA Refinement Prize winner, and discuss our role in the EU chemical strategy for sustainability.
    Written on Monday, 27 September 2021 12:20
  • ECEAE Prize for animal-free antibodies
    To raise awareness about the advantages of animal-free produced antibodies and promote their development and application, the European Coalition to End Animal Experiments (ECEAE) is announcing for the first time a Prize for animal-free antibodies. The aim of this prize is to highlight the versatility and superiority of animal-free antibodies and encourage their acceptance and use for research and therapeutic purposes.
    Written on Wednesday, 22 September 2021 12:19
  • Munich: High-throughput AI explains how the SARS Cov-2 virus works
    To find out more precisely how the SARS-CoV-2 virus manages to evade immune defenses and replicate in the cells of patients, an international research team involving the Technical University of Munich broke new ground with artificial intelligence. They succeeded in compiling the most comprehensive and detailed overview to date of all the 3D structures of the virus proteins available worldwide. In a database, this information is publicly available for research.
    Written on Tuesday, 21 September 2021 10:54
  • EU Parliament calls for phase-out of animal experiments
    The EU Parliament has called on the EU Commission to draw up an EU-wide action plan for a phase-out of animal experiments.
    Written on Friday, 17 September 2021 08:54
  • Berlin awards an additional 60,000 euros for animal-free research
    Good news from Berlin: the State Animal Welfare Commissioner, Dr. Kathrin Herrmann, has offered two animal welfare awards for this year with a total sum of 60,000 euros. The deadline is October 17, 2021.
    Written on Monday, 13 September 2021 15:22
  • Zurich: 3D organoids in space
    Oliver Ullrich, professor of anatomy at the University of Zurich (UZH), biologist Cora Thiel as well as the company Airbus Defence and Space GmbH are using microgravity in space to cultivate three-dimensional organ-like tissues from human adult stem cells.
    Written on Monday, 30 August 2021 12:03