In the media
Cell-based medicinal products: grant rejected, paper published 26 June 2020
Cell-based medicinal products (CBMPs) belong to an innovative and heterogeneous group of medicines called advanced therapy medicinal products (ATMPs)....
International media report on Leiden dosage app for corona patients 30 March 2020
Coen van Hasselt's research group quickly produced an app that enables doctors to determine the correct dosage of commonly used medicines for corona p...
German n-tv visits In Ovo and Thomas Hankemeier 13 November 2018
Startup In Ovo received a large investment in October for the further development of a method to determine the sex of chicken eggs, which would save t...
Rob van Wijk discusses the role of zebrafish in drug discovery 14 September 2018
Rob van Wijk gave an interview on the role of zebrafish in drug discovery and development, published in FIGON’s journal Medicines as a preview of LACD...
Publication PhD student Eva Kritikou accepted in Scientific Reports: 30 November 2016
A recent publication by Biopharmaceutics PhD-candidate Eva Kritikou has been accepted by the renowned scientific journal Scientific Reports.
Dutch biotech spin-off In Ovo in The Guardian 27 May 2016
The Dutch biotech spin-off In Ovo is the first company to develop a large-scale solution for determining the sex of a chick while it is still in the e...
LACDR female professors amongst reveilation Senate Chamber 09 March 2016
On International Women’s Day 2016 the portrait photos of LACDR female Science Professors were unveiled amongst 89 other female Professors of Leiden Un...
How killer -T-cells migrate towards virus-infected cells 01 December 2015
Joost Beltman (LACDR, Leiden University) has provided novel insights in the way T cells migrate towards virus-infected cells. This was accomplished b...
Mimetas receives 5.2 million dollar investment for organ-on-a-chip 07 January 2015
Venture capital investors Zeeuws Investerings Fonds and Participatiemaatschapij Oost Nederland have joined forces with national and regional partners ...
New insights for improved pertussis vaccines - Press release - 16 September 2014
Researchers in Bilthoven, The Netherlands, have recently unraveled the defense against whooping cough bacteria in unprecedented detail. The outcome of...