Once injected in a mouse model, the new hydrogel is shown to induce migration of naturally occurring stem cells to better promote bone healing.Greater resolution, sharper images, and more efficient diagnostic processes – this is the promise of an endoscopy capsule developed by Fraunhofer IZM to allow more detailed small intestine diagnostics.Nearly 100,000 new cases of melanoma are diagnosed every year, according to the American Academy of Dermatology.Now, researchers have developed a fast-acting skin patch that efficiently delivers medication to attack melanoma cells. Again in an exclusive separate hall: ambitious producers of craft spirits, craft beer and cider presented their products in a trendy bar ambiance.
Doctors, clinical centers and companies in the medical and healthcare industry can demonstrate their achievements.
Researchers at the University of Copenhagen have developed a prototype of an app that may potentially prescribe the optimal dose of medicine for the individual patient, as well as prevent counterfeit products.
Tissue engineers create artificial organs and tissues that can be used to develop and test new drugs, repair damaged tissue and even replace entire organs in the human body.
The meeting started with introductions of all invited speakers where they gave short, very personal insights into their career paths and on the decisions, hurdles and curiosities they encountered during their career.
After the presentations, representatives and researchers came together for individual short face-to-face meetings, where they were completely free to discuss whatever was relevant to them.