EUSAAT News & Congress News

Congress 2018
27.09.2018: Winners of the Young Scientist Best Oral Award 2018

And the winners are:

Best oral presentation
Hesler Michelle
, Fraunhofer Institute for Biomedical Engineering, Medical Biotechnology, DE-Sulzbach
Human buffy-coat derived platelet lysate: comparison of single-patient and pooled units for the cultivation of different human cell lines

Second best oral presentation
Drieschner Carolin
, EAWAG, CH-Dübendorf
FISH on CHIPS: Development of a novel in vitro system of the fish intestine

Third best oral presentation
Hörst Katharina
, FU Berlin, Insitute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacology & Toxikcology, DE-Berlin
Co-Cultivation of myofibroblasts and adipocytes provides new insights into hypertrophic scar regeneration

Congratulations to all awardees!

Congress 2018
26.09.2018: Congratulations to all YSTA awardees!

Congratulations to all awardees of the Young Scientist Travel Award 2018!
(in alphabetical order)

Achberger Kevin, Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB, Attract group Organ-on-a-Chip, DE-Stuttgart
Retina-on-a-Chip: Merging Organoid and Organ-on-a-Chip technology for complex multi-layer tissue models

Behm Laura, Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology IZI, Branch Bioanalytics and Bioprocesses, DE-Potsdam
ReThink3R: Design Thinking Workshops for Young Scientists – Awareness and Innovation for the 3Rs

Bourguignon Aurore, BioTalentum Ltd., HU-Gödöllő 
Development of a cellular neurotoxicology model using genetically engineered human induced pluripotent stem cells, a 3Rs alternative to animal testing

Corte Giuliano Mario, Freie Universtität Berlin, Department of Veterinary Medicine, Institute of Veterinary Anatomy, DE-Berlin
SimulRator – Manufacturing a 3D-printed simulator of the rat for laboratory animal training courses

Damerau Alexandra, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, DE-Berlin
Development of an in vitro human-based multicomponent 3D joint model as basis for the simulation of an arthritic joint model

Drieschner Carolin, EAWAG, CH-Dübendorf
FISH on CHIPS: Development of a novel in vitro system of the fish intestine

Franco Marco, Baylor University, Environmental Science, US-Waco
Xenobiotic metabolism in the fish hepatic cell lines Hepa-E1 and RTH-149, and the gill cell lines RTgill-W1 and G1B: biomarkers of CYP450 activity and oxidative stress

Fuchs Stefanie, Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB, Department of Cell and Tissue Engineering, DE-Stuttgart
Organ-on-a-chip meets traction force microscopy: In situ characterization of forces in 3D micro-tissues

Gogola Justyna, Jagiellonian University, Institute of Zoology and Biomedical Research, Department of Physiology and Toxicology of Reproduction, PL-Krakow
Persistent endocrine-disrupting chemicals found in human follicular fluid stimulate proliferation of granulosa tumor via IGF1R - 3D cell culture model

Hesler Michelle, Fraunhofer Institute for Biomedical Engineering, Medical Biotechnology, DE-Sulzbach
Human buffy-coat derived platelet lysate: comparison of single-patient and pooled units for the cultivation of different human cell lines

Hörst Katharina, FU Berlin, Insitute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacology & Toxikcology, DE-Berlin
Co-Cultivation of myofibroblasts and adipocytes provides new insights into hypertrophic scar regeneration

Humpenöder Melanie, Freie Universtität Berlin, Department of Veterinary Medicine, Institute of Animal Welfare, Animal Behavior and Laboratory Animal Science, DE-Berlin
3Rs in Education - Systematical Evaluation of Simulators for Rats and Mice

Kunz Meik, University Würzburg, Bioinformatics, DE-Würzburg
An in Silico Lung Tumor Model for Drug Efficacy Screening and Optimal Clinical Therapy as Alternative to Animal Testing

Löwa Anna, Freie Universität Berlin, Institute for Pharmacy, Pharmacology and Toxicology, DE-Berlin
The impact of fibroblasts from atopic dermatitis patients on the epidermal differentiation of full-thickness skin equivalents

Moreira Beatriz, Federal University of Parana, BR-Curitiba
Validation of an in vitro assay for the detection of residual viable rabies virus in inactivated rabies vaccines

Nossa Roberta, University of Pisa, Information Engineering, IT-Pisa
A dynamic model of the alveolar interface for the study of aerosol deposition

Paštěka Richard, Brno University of Technology, Department of Biomedical Engineering, CZ-Brno & University of Applied Sciences Technikum Wien, AT-Vienna
Comparison of Breathing Patterns for Aerosol Inhalation Using an Electro-mechanical Lung Simulator

Tirendi Sara, University of Genoa, Department of Experimental Medicine, IT-Genoa
Development of advancing human 3D trabecular meshwork models to assess onset of Glaucoma

Vogt Lena, Freie Universtität Berlin, Department of Veterinary Medicine, Institute for Veterinary Epidemiology and Biostatistics, DE-Berlin
Implementation of 3R in veterinary education through virtual patients

Warncke Paul, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, Pharmaceutical Technology and Biopharmacy, DE-Jena
The hen’s egg test on the chick area vasculosa (HET-CAV) as a test system to evaluate the antimicrobial activity of drugs and formulations

Congress 2018
12.09.2018: EUSAAT 2018 Practical Training Course on Alternative Methods!

Take part in the post congress "EUSAAT 2018 - Kirkstall Quasi Vivo® Training Workshop" and register for it!

Congress 2018
11.09.2018: Poster sessions online!

To visit the posters and the poster sessions please follow this link!

Congress 2018
07.09.2018: Instructions online!

For the instructions for oral presentations please click here!
For the instructions for poster presentations please follow this link!

Congress 2018
03.09.2018: Program per day is online!

To visit the program of the congress per day please click here!

Congress 2018
22.08.2018: Program per session is online!

To visit the oral presentations per session please click here!

Congress 2018
04.07.2018: University of Veterinary Medicine, AT-Vienna

Welcome University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna as co-organizer and supporter of the congress! Welcome and thank you very much!

Congress 2018
18.06.2018: Deadline extended!

Due to requests the deadline for the submission of abstracts has been extended to 06 July 2018

EUSAAT News
15.06.2018: linkedIn

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Congress 2018
09.06.2018: EPAA's 3Rs student grants 2018 - CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

The European Partnership for Alternative Approaches to Animal Testing (EPAA) supports students with outstanding work in alternative approaches by funding their attendance at a high-profile scientific event. The EUSAAT 2018 congress is such a high-profile scientific event. For details please click here!

Congress 2018
08.06.2018: Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH

The AIT -  Austrian Institute of Technology supports the congress as co-organizer! Welcome and thanks in advance!

Congress 2018
08.06.2018: Austrian Federal Ministry for Labour, Social Affairs, Health and Consumer Protection

We are proud to welcome the Austrian Federal Ministry for Labour, Social Affairs, Health and Consumer Protection as co-organizer of this year's congress!

Congress 2018
29.05.2018: Deadline extended!

Due to requests the deadline for the submission of abstracts has been extended to 18 June 2018

Congress 2018
24.05.2018: acCELLerate GmbH - welcome!

We welcome the German company acCELLerate as further exhibitor at the congress supporting soicety and as main sponsor of the congress!

Congress 2018
24.05.2018: German Foundation set

We are pleased to the German Foundation set - Foundation for the Promotion of Alternate and Complementary Methods to Reduce Animal Testing as further supporting soicety and as main sponsor of the congress!

Congress 2018
24.05.2018: Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research

We are proud to welcome the Austrian Federal Ministry of Science, Education and Research as co-organizer of this year's congress!

Congress 2018
08.05.2018: Greiner Bio-One GmbH and THP Medical Products Vertriebs GmbH - welcome!

We welcome the international very well known Greiner Bio-One GmbH and the Viennese THP Medical Products Vertriebs GmbH as supporter of the congress! Both companies will also participate as exhibitor!

Congress 2018
03.05.2018: Registration open!

To register for the congress and book your hotel please use the online form!

Our partner OÖ (Upper Austrian) Touristik GmbH holds allotments of rooms at special rates in different categories (****, ***) of hotels for the participants of the congress LINZ 2018 / EUSAAT 2018. For more details about the hotels please click here! (Please note: The booking of the hotel can be done separately or together with the registration for the congress.)

Congress 2018
27.04.2018: Welcome Jens Kurrek as further member of the Scientific Committee!

We are pleased to welcome Jens Kurrek, Technical University Berlin, a specialist in 3D Models as further member of our Scientific Committee!

Congress 2018
09.04.2018: Welcome Chantra Eskes as further member of the Scientific Committee!

We are pleased to welcome Chantra Eskes from the new Swiss Competence Centre on 3Rs (3RCC), CH-Bern, as further member of our Scientific Committee!

EUSAAT News
05.04.2018: EPAA - 3Rs Science Prize 2018 - Call for submissions

The European Partnership for Alternative Approaches to Animal Testing (EPAA) is proud to announce that a call for submissions is open for its 2018 3Rs Science Prize.
Application deadline: 3 September 2018 at 12:00 (noon) Brussels time
Details: https://ec.europa.eu/growth/content/3rs-science-prize-2018-call-submissions_en

Congress 2018
03.04.2018: Federal Ministry of Sustainability and Tourism as Co-Organizer!

We are proud to welcome the Austrian Federal Ministry of Sustainability and Tourism as further Co-Organizer of our congress! In former years this ministry was known as Austrian Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management.

Congress 2018
06.03.2018: Welcome further members of the Scientific Committee!

We are pleased to welcome the further members of the Scientific committee:

Regina Grillari, Evercyte GmbH, AT-Vienna
Sepp Hochreiter, Johannes Kepler University, AT-Linz
Günter Klambauer, Johannes Kepler University, AT-Linz

Congress 2018
02.03.2018: Welcome Academy for Animal Welfare!

We are pleased to welcome the German Academy of Animal Welfare of the "Deutscher Tierschutzbund" as further supporting society!

Congress 2018
19.02.2018: Apply for the EUSAAT 2018 Young Scientist Travel Award (YSTA) - EUSAAT 2018 YSTA program

To promote the 3R principles of Russel & Burch EUSAAT is in 2018 again promoting the participation of young scientists from around the world in the EUSAAT 2018 Congress by providing travelling support to young scientists via the EUSAAT 2018 YSTA program. For more details and the form of application please click HERE!

Congress 2018
13.02.2018: Co-Organizers

We are please to welcome as co-organizers:
Freie Universität Berlin, DE-Berlin
National Institute of Public Health, CZ-Prague
University of Applied Sciences Technikum Wien, AT-Vienna

Congress 2018
12.02.2018: Travel infos are online.

There are many ways o Linz. For further info please click travel info.
And: To keep your flight costs on a low level please check flights to Vienna airport and continue your travel to Linz with the direct train connection!

Congress 2018
05.02.2018: Submission system for abstracts is open!

Our submission system for abstracts is online and ready for use! Please submit your abstracts for oral presentations or poster:
EUSAAT 2018 online submission system for abstracts

Congress 2018
31.01.2018: EUSAAT 2018 - Topics are online!

The topics of the forthcoming congress are online: Click HERE for this year's topics!

Congress 2018
22.08.2017: SAVE THE DATE! First announcement of EUSAAT 2018 online!

Tentative topics and some further information for next year's EUSAAT 2018 congress are online! Click here!.