A future without insulin

A future without insulin

by Francesco Pampaloni in Horizon 2020 Projects: Portal, Issue 11 July 2016 In July 2016, an interview of Dr Francesco Pampaloni, LSFM4LIFE scientific manager from the Goethe University Frankfurt, has been published in the 11th issue of Horizon 2020 Projects:  Portal. Dr. Pampaloni is in charge of the development of the High-Throughput Light Sheet Microscope (HT-LSFM) and the high-content screening of the …

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EU Project Aims to Cure Type 1 Diabetes

Press Release from Dr. Anne Hardy, Public Relations und Kommunikation, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main Published by Technology Networks Group – a global community of researchers and scientific professionals from the life science, drug discovery and analytical arenas, on April 05, 2016 More and more children are affected by type 1 diabetes in Europe and in the USA.  A group of European …

European researchers developing organoids to spare Type 1 diabetics from lifelong insulin therapy

European researchers developing organoids to spare Type 1 diabetics from lifelong insulin therapy

by Vittorio Hernandez in International Business Times on April 04 2016 The Australian edition of the International Business Times has dedicated an article to LSFM4LIFE project on April 4, 2016, giving accurate details about the process to develop pancreatic organoids and introducing the project’s ultimate ambition to transplant three-dimensional cellular structures of insulin-producing cells into diabetes patients’ pancreas.   Related link …

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New EU project addresses diabetes with pancreas organoids

The innovations introduced by LSFM4LIFE strengthen the leadership of Europe in the field of advanced therapies and, in particular, in cell-based therapies. LSFM4LIFE project uses hPO as a new cell-based therapy for Type 1 Diabetes The goal of the new european project LSFM4LIFE is the production of long-term renewing pancreas organoids for the cellular therapy of type 1 diabetes. The cause of this type …

Microscopy plays role in EU project working towards type 1 diabetes breakthrough

Microscopy plays role in EU project working towards type1 diabetes breakthrough

by Lee Dubai in BioOptics World on January 04 2016 An article from the BioOptics World about the LSFM4LIFE project has been released on January 4, 2016. It highlights the background of this European research project and points out the role of the LSFM, light-sheet fluorescence microscopy, in controlling the growth and differentiation of the 3D cellular structures of insulin-producing …