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Organ On A Chip Technology

The Quasi Vivo® system is an advanced interconnected cell culture flow system, engineered to provide in vivo like conditions for cell growth.

Quasi Vivo logo - organ-on-a-chip technology


Kirkstall Ltd. is a biotechnology company, operating within the global organ-on-a-chip market. Established in 2006, our aim is to satisfy the overwhelming need for more human relevant science, brought about by the failures of traditional in vitro research and animal research models.


Quasi Vivo® features in over 15 academic publications across a variety of publications. View more


Fast-track development of an in vitro 3D lung/immune cell model to study Aspergillus infections

Products: QV600

Authors: Chandokar. et al., 2017.
Journal: Scientific Reports. 2017, August.


Symmetry-breaking in branching epithelia: cells on micro-patterns under flow challenge the hypothesis of positive feedback by a secreted autocrine inhibitor of motility.

Products: QV500

Authors: Martin K. et al., 2017.
Journal: Journal of Anatomy. 2017 March.


From the Cover: Disease-Induced Disparities in Formation of the Nanoparticle-Biocorona and the Toxicological Consequences.

Products: QV500

Authors: Shannahan, JH. et al., 2016
Journal: Toxicol Sci. 2016 Aug;152(2):406-16


Quasi Vivo® is commercially available and used in 70+ labs worldwide, below is a sample of case studies from selected users.

Dr Pascale V. Guillot

(University College London, UK)

Professor Jamie Davies

(University of Edinburgh, UK)

Dr Simon A. Whawell

(University of Sheffield, UK)


The Quasi Vivo® system is specifically designed for ease of use and adaptability.

There are 3 different chambers available, giving you a wide variety of applications, including but not limited to:


Quasi Vivo® Workshop – University College London

QUASI VIVO® WORKSHOP - UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LONDON University College London  Tuesday 10th April 2018 We are delighted to announce that registration is now open for our next Quasi Vivo® training workshop which will be held in the Darwin Building B15 at...

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Dr Shehnaz Ahmed

NEW TEAM MEMBER: DR SHEHNAZ AHMED My name is Shehnaz and I am very excited to introduce myself as the latest addition to the Kirkstall Ltd team, in my new role as Technical Support & Sales Executive. My role involves providing technical support to future...

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Eleanor Wheeler

YEAR IN INDUSTRY: ELEANOR WHEELER I’m currently in my first month of my year in industry with Kirkstall which, despite living with partying students and battling the hill starts in my little car in Sheffield, I am thoroughly enjoying! I am an enthusiastic...

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Address: Kirkstall Ltd
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Centurion Business Park
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Phone: + 44 (0) 1709 361 241

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