UMCG-hDMT kick-off mini-symposium on Organ-on-Chip

  Groningen, The Netherlands
  7 June, 2018

Recently, the UMCG has become a member of the hDMT (human organ and disease model technologies) consortium, which includes most academic centres and multiple industrial partners in the Netherlands. During this symposium Janny van den Eijnden-van Raaij gave a presentation about hDMT and Organ-on-Chip and also presented the ORCHID project and the building of the European organ-on-chip network.

Annual ETPN Conference (ETPN2018)

  Berlin, Alemania
  28-30 May, 2018

The Belgian Society of Toxicology and Ecotoxicology (BelTox) will organize the 54th Congress of the European Societies of Toxicology (EUROTOX 2018) from 2 to 5 September, 2018, in Brussels. Attractive lectures and sessions with well-balanced inputs from academia, industry and regulators.

EUROoC Conference 2018

  Stuttgart, Germany
  24-25 May, 2018

EUROoC workshop was held in Stuttgart on 24 and 25 May 2018. The workshop was organized by Peter Loskill (Fraunhofer IGB), Maria Tenje (Univ. Uppsala, Sweden), Torsten Mayr (Techn. Univ. Graz, Austria) and Alexander Mosig (Jena Univ. Hospital, Germany). 

The next EUROoC conference will be held at the Technical University in Graz (Austria) on 1 and 2 July 2019. 

Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology

  California, USA
  25-29 March, 2018

Jun. Prof. Dr. Peter Loskill (Fraunhofer Institute) acknowledged ORCHID funding in conferences: Endocrine Society annual meeting, Keystone Symposia “iPscS: A decade of Progress and Beyond”, Keystone Symposia “Organs- and Tissue-on-Chips”. 

DMD Conference

  Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  14-15 November, 2017

Presentation by Janny van den Eijnden-van Raaij, hDMT:/TUD, “Joining forces for the future in Europe”. 

ORCHID Vision Workshop

  Stuttgart, Germany
  23 May, 2018

On 23 May 2018 31 experts from 14 countries, representing academia, industry, regulatory bodies and medical centers, met in a welcoming atmosphere at Fraunhofer IGB in Stuttgart during a workshop of the ORCHID (Organ-on-Chip In Development) project. The purpose of this invitational Vision workshop was to define the ingredients of the European organ-on-chip roadmap. The workshop was organized by Janny van den Eijnden-van Raaij from hDMT (work package leader Roadmap) and chaired by Christine Mummery from LUMC (coordinator). (more…)

EMA Workshop

  London, UK
  5 October, 2017

Organ-on-chip networking in Europe: joining forces for the future.


  Zaragoza, Spain
  14-16 May, 2018

Pint of Science ESOn May 15 Iñaki Ochoa (UNIZAR) gave a talk on microfluidics at the Bull McCabes in Zaragoza, as part of the event “pint of science“. 

The Pint of Science is a worldwide festival which pretends to bring latest scientific research to the people through interesting and relevant talks in an accessible format, mainly across bars and pubs. This event takes place simultaneously in 21 countries around the world every year during the month of May. (more…)

Kick off meeting ORCHID

  Leiden, The Netherlands
  19 October, 2017

The ORCHID kick-off meeting took place at the Leiden University Medical Center in the Netherlands on October 19th 2017.
All partners of the ORCHID project presented their plans and discussed how to accelerate the societal and economic impact of Organ-on-Chip technology through coordinated action.


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