Cooperation Forum

Cell-based Therapies

27. März 2012, Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen














Picture source: Bayern Innovativ, co.don AG

210 participants from 6 countries attended the Cooperation Forum "Cell-based Therapies" at the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen- Nürnberg.

Experts from industry and academia presented:

  • Stemcell-based approaches for neurodegenerative diseases and cancer
  • Technology platforms for isolation, propagation and production of cell-based therapeutics
  • Bioengineering and Automation technologies
  • Clinical applications in immunotherapy and cell transplantation
  • Approval, safety assessment and regulatory issues of cell-based therapeutics

On the preceding day to the conference (26th March 2012), participants had the opportunity to visit hybridimaging technologies (MR-PET) for clinical applications at the Institute of Medical Physics as well as to take part in a company visit of Siemens AG showing the production of Magnetic Resonance tomography devices.