Recent News About Hesperos and Human-on-a-Chip Technology

Hesperos, Inc. Among GrowFL Florida Companies to Watch Finalists

By Hesperos | August 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

(ORLANDO, Fla.)  Hesperos, Inc. has announced that it is among the first round of finalists for the 2018 Florida Companies to Watch honor, recently announced by GrowFL.  The awards event – now in its eighth year – honors … Read More

First Functional Stem-Cell Derived Neuromuscular Junction Model Licensed

By Hesperos | April 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

ORLANDO, FLA – April 25, 2018 — Hesperos, Inc. has increased its pioneering human-on-a-chip drug testing capabilities by adding a new in vitro, human-human neuromuscular model to its patented multi-organ microfluidic device systems. Abnormal function of … Read More

Overcoming a Big Barrier: Hesperos CEO awarded for Blood-Brain Barrier Innovation

By Hesperos | March 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Getting drugs past the neuroprotective blood-brain barrier (BBB) has been a perplexing problem and formidable challenge for researchers and pharmaceutical companies alike. Hesperos’s creation of a microfluidic model capable of mimicking in vivo characteristics of the … Read More

Hesperos Multi-Organ System Featured in Science

By Hesperos | March 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

The challenge: Build microfluidic devices that can keep cells alive in a setting that mimics specific organs or tissues, and incorporate biosensors to measure the cells’ physiology. The goal: Mimic diseases and test drug responses that … Read More

Hesperos Founders Win 2018 SLAS Technology Authors Choice Award

By Hesperos | January 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

For the second year in a row, SLAS Technology has chosen the article “TEER Measurement Techniques for In Vitro Barrier Model Systems”, co-authored by Dr. Hickman and Dr. Shuler,  for the 2018 SLAS Technology Authors Choice Award. This award reflecting … Read More

Hesperos President Wins 2018 B&B Gaden Award

By Hesperos | November 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Hesperos President Dr. Mike Shuler has won the 2018 Biotechnology and Bioengineering Gaden Award! The Gaden Award is named in honor of Elmer L. Gaden, Jr., the founding editor of Biotechnology & Bioengineering, and is given … Read More

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