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5 Reasons to Add Flow to Your Research

5 REASONS TO ADD FLOW TO YOUR RESEARCH There is a growing trend towards advanced in vitro cell culture, improving traditional cell culture with fluid flow, 3D matrices or even both. Almost all cell cultures benefit from the addition of fluid flow, as the steady supply...

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Q and A with Professor Jamie Davies

Q & A with Proffessor Jamie Davies Kirkstall recently caught up with Professor Jamie Davies to discuss his recently published paper which used Quasi Vivo®, Symmetry-breaking in branching epithelia: cells on micro-patterns under flow challenge the hypothesis of...

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Win a £50 Amazon Gift Card

Confirm Your Contact Details     WIN A £50 AMAZON GIFT CARD We are cleansing our database to make sure that the information we send you is relevant and up to date. Submit your details below by Friday 21st April for your chance to win a £50 Amazon gift card...

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10 Things About ACTC

10 Things to Know About ACTC 2017 Paul Hatton, Professor of Biomaterials Science at the University of Sheffield. “I really enjoyed the Liverpool meeting and caught up with several ex-collaborators including Thomas Hartung. This will genuinely be a great event, I share...

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Ucciferri et al. Paper

Published Paper: In Vitro Toxicological Screening of Primary Human Endothelial Cells In Vitro Toxicological Screening of Nanoparticles on Primary Human Endothelial Cells and the Role of Flow in Modulating Cell Response Abstract After passage through biological...

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Collaboration with University of Luxembourg

Collaboration with University of Luxembourg     Kirkstall Ltd. is delighted to announce the signing of a 2 year collaboration agreement with the University of Luxembourg. The collaboration will see Kirkstall working closely with Professor Jens Christian...

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Dr Pascale Guillot

Dr Pascale V. Guillot     Kirkstall recently caught up with Quasi Vivo® user Dr Pascale V. Guillot. Pascale is a senior lecturer at the University College London, Women's Institute for Health and focuses her research studies on the stem cells and bone tissue...

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Scientific Programme

 ADVANCES IN CELL & TISSUE CULTURE 2017 SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMME     MONDAY 22nd MAY 10.00 - 12.30 Registration, Poster, & Exhibitor Set Up   12.30 - 13.30 Conference Commences with Lunch   13.30 - 13.40 Conference Welcome Address   13.40...

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Western Blot with Quasi Vivo®

Western Blots using Quasi Vivo® Many of our customers often think that there wont be enough protein content in cells cultured in a Quasi Vivo® chamber to perform many of the analytical techniques, including Western blots. We spoke to Quasi Vivo® user Esther Johann who...

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KTP with MMU

KTP with Manchester Metropolitan University Kirkstall have joined Manchester Metropolitan University to sponsor a Post Doc position within the university. They will be working to develop an off-the-shelf kit for safety tests in drug development and will start in...

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Dr Miriam Dwek Talks Quasi Vivo® Training

Q & A with Dr Miriam Dwek How are you using QV in your lab? We are using the Quasi Vivo® system in our studies of breast cancer cell behaviour in 3-dimensional cell culture. What were the main benefits you got from the training? By undertaking the training and...

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Quasi Vivo® Training at the University of Westminster

ADVANCED CELL CULTURE LAB BASED TRAINING COURSE 16th and 17th March 2017 University of Westminster, London. We are pleased to announce the 1st in a series of workshops in 2017 will be hosted in the department of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Westminster,...

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CRACK IT Challenge

New CRACK IT Challenge Kirkstall is pleased to be a part of one of three winning consortia for the NC3Rs CRACK IT challenge: OsteoChip. Together with Cardiff University, University of York and Biogelx, the project aims to develop an in vitro model to recapitulate the...

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ACTC 2017 Keynote speaker Harvey Clewell

Keynote Speaker: Harvey Clewell What does ScitoVation do and what is your role there? ScitoVation does innovative cell-based science.  We assess the potential impact of compounds on human health by developing and implementing in vitro cell-based assays and...

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Interview with Alec O’Keeffe PhD Student

Interview with Alec O'Keeffe -PhD Student Take 4 minutes of your time to view this video interview with Alec O'Keeffe, PhD student at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Alec is using QV900 chambers to develop in vitro models for the testing of...

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Quasi Vivo® Coffee clubs

Quasi Vivo® Coffee Clubs The Quasi Vivo® Coffee Clubs are "free coffee and cake meetings" for all past, present, and prospective users of our Quasi Vivo® system, or for anyone who is interested in learning more about flow systems. Coffee clubs are a great way to build...

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See you at SOT?

See you at SOT? Kirkstall's CEO Dr J Malcolm Wilkinson will be attending SOT 2017 where he will be presenting our latest poster: Improved IC-50 Prediction Using the Quasi Vivo® In Vitro Dynamic Cell Culture Flow System. Our poster will be in Hall A in Late-Breaking...

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Q & A with Esther Johann, Merck

Q & A with Esther Johann We recently visited PhD student Esther Johann, working for Merck, to discuss how she’s found working with Quasi Vivo® How did you hear about Quasi Vivo®? I guess it was Phil (Hewitt, Esther’s PhD supervisor) so it must have been part of my...

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Kirkstall Awarded The Lush Prize for Training

The Lush Prize for Training We are delighted to announce that on Friday 11th November 2016, Kirkstall Ltd. were announced as winners of The Lush Prize Award for training, in recognition of the pioneering work we are doing with both academic and industry research...

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