3D epithelial barrier assays in vitro: How to get the best balance between practicability and physiological relevance

Barrier assays are an important tool for in vitro drug development and drug safety testing, e.g. assessing the absorption of a drug candidate through the intestinal wall or the corrosion of chemical compounds on skin.

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Inserts or Plates: Which format for your 3D cell culture

 

3D cell culture. You've heard about it, you've read about it. You're probably daunted by the plethora of techniques available out there, but you want to join the growing number of scientists publishing in the 3D field or you hope it will make your drug discovery pipeline more effective.

But how should you do it? What's the best for your cells?

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REPROCELL’s Prof Stefan Przyborski to chair the SMi 2nd Annual Conference on 3D Cell Culture – London UK, 21-22 February 2018

The SMi Group’s conference on 3D Cell Culture will be held on 21-22 February 2018.The venue is the Copthorne Tara Hotel in Kensington, London, UK.

 Find out more at www.3d-CellCulture.com

REPROCELL Europe’s CSO Professor Stefan Przyborski will chair the first day of the conference.

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Formation of human tissue to improve drug testing and reduce animal research

REPROCELL’s Alvetex, a scaffold for 3D cell culture and bioengineered tissue models, is in the Durham University (UK) News yesterday, at https://www.dur.ac.uk/news/newsitem/?itemno=33385

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