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UCF/HESPEROS RESEARCHERS UTILIZE HUMAN-ON-A-CHIP® APPROACH TO MODEL ALS PATHOLOGY Key Findings Data supports use of functional neuromuscular junction (NMJ) system to evaluate amyotrophic lateral sclerosis pathology  First study to validate the use of Deanna protocol in … Read More

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PRECLINICAL STAGES OF ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE AND MILD COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT MODELED WITH HESPEROS HUMAN-ON-A-CHIP® SYSTEM — Peer-reviewed publication in Alzheimer’s & Dementia: Translational Research & Clinical Interventions validates potential of drug discovery platform and ability to study … Read More

Dr. Francis Collins, director of The National Institutes of Health, recently featured Hesperos technology on his blog. In the post, Dr. Collins reviews a published study where Hesperos researchers investigated and treated several cancer lines with … Read More

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HUMAN-ON-A-CHIP PREDICTS IN VIVO RESULTS BASED ON IN VITRO MODEL FOR THE FIRST TIME Hesperos’ integrated heart-liver Human-on-a-Chip® shown to correctly determine cardiotoxic mechanisms preclinically and replicate results seen in in vivo studies (ORLANDO, Fla.) — Hesperos Inc., pioneers of the … Read More

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HESPEROS’ MULTI-ORGAN “HUMAN-ON-A-CHIP” SYSTEM FOUND EFFECTIVE FOR LONG-TERM TOXICOLOGY TESTING Collaboration between L’Oreal, Hesperos and UCF results in further reduction in reliance on animal testing in drug and cosmetics development (ORLANDO, Fla.) The replacement of animals … Read More

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HESPEROS AT NCATS-NASA STATE-OF-THE-SCIENCE MEETING We’ve been forging new frontiers with our human-on-a-chip multi-organ models—could the next one take us into space?  Last month, we traveled to Washington, DC, to attend a workshop with officials from … Read More