IMI Stakeholder Forum 2019, Brussels, June 12th, 2019

POSTER link: IMI Stakeholder Forum 2019 It has been demonstrated that sensory neurons possess electrical activity in response to capsaicin already after few hours in vitro; however, in the case of purified neurons, this activity is largely reduced after 1 day in vitro. This cannot be explained by a lack in the capsaicin receptor TRPV1, whose presence has been proved…

MEA meeting 2018, Reutlingen, July 4th – 6th

POSTER link: MEA meeting 2018 It has been demonstrated that sensory neurons possess electrical activity in response to different excitatory stimuli already after 1 day in vitro; however, in the case of purified neurons, this activity disappears after 2 days in vitro. This cannot be explained by a lack in the capsaicin receptor TRPV1, whose presence has been proved by…

BonnBrain3 Meeting, March 25th-27th, 2019

POSTER link: BonnBrain 2019_Final_PR Abstract: HUMAN IPSC-DERIVED PNS MONO- & CO-CULTURE SYSTEMS FOR PAIN AND SENSORY NEURON RESEARCH AND DRUG DISCOVERY In a physiological state pain is one of the most important senses in terms of survival and well being, but is very problematic when it develops under disease conditions into a chronic state. Sensation of pain is initiated by…