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Hesperos President Wins 2018 BMES Achievement Award

By Hesperos | October 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to Dr. Shuler for winning the 2018 BMES SMBE Shu Chien Acheivement Award! The BioMedical Engineering Society (BMES) Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering (CMBE) Shu Chien Achievement Award was established in 2014 through an endowment by … Read More

Shuler Highlighted by CNBC as Founder of Organ-on-a-Chip Industry

By Hesperos | August 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Hesperos president Michael Shuler first coined the term “animal-on-a-chip” (and now “human-on-a-chip”) back in 1990.  Starting as part of his research to define the multidisciplinary field, human-on-a-chip systems are quickly becoming an industry destined drastically reduce … Read More

Awards Granted for Innovation by SLAS Technology

By Hesperos | January 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to Dr. James J. Hickman and Dr. Michael L. Shuler on being recognized for their publication in the JALA paper entitled “TEER Measurement Techniques for In Vitro Barrier Model Systems”. They are to be honored … Read More

L’Oréal Highlights Success Using “Organ-on-a-Chip” Technology

By Hesperos | September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

The result of 3-year collaboration between L’Oréal and Hesperos scientists has been published in Nature Scientific Reports: “Multi-organ toxicity demonstration in a functional in vitro system composed of four organs.” KEY TECHNOLOGIES: CELLULAR ENGINEERING AND MICROFLUIDICSA functional, in … Read More

Drs. Shuler & Hickman of Hesperos Awarded 2015 Lush Prize

By Hesperos | November 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

NEWS RELEASE Hesperos Scientists Awarded International Prize for Accurate New Alternative to Animal Testing of Pharmaceuticals ORLANDO, Fla. — Hesperos Inc., utilizing technology developed by UCF and Cornell University scientists to enable a more accurate way to … Read More

Dr. Hickman recognized at Science & Research Event

By Hesperos | November 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Under a sunset stroked sky in front of the University of Central Florida’s main administration building, university leaders celebrated the common traits of tenacity, collaborative spirit, and commitment to excellence that UCF’s top grant earning researchers … Read More

Chief Scientist of Proteros joins Hesperos

By Hesperos | November 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Dr. We are pleased to announce Dr. Torston Hoffmann joining the Hesperos team as Senior Consultant for Drug Discovery.   Dr. Hoffmann is currently the Chief Scientific Officer for Proteros biostructures in Munich, Germany. He is the … Read More