More than 100 days of loops of learning and 3 days conquering more than 300 questions: 5 faces. Congratulations! We are all looking forward to having you back in the lab!
During the 133. Meeting of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Chirurgie Dr. Panagiotis Fikatas was awarded with the Ethicon Zukunfts-Award 2016 (2nd place) – Congratulations!
Recellularized liver created in our lab featured in the Berliner Zeitung.
Karl Hillebrandt won this year's YPT Rising Stars Video Session Award. He presented the studies on „Optimized decellularization of rat livers by arterial and portal venous perfusion under oscillating pressure conditions“ during the 17th congress of the European Society for Organ Transplantation (ESOT) 2015 in Brüssel. Young Professionals in Transplantation (YPT) is a forum for junior professionals throughout Europe working in the field of transplantation.
One of the figures of our paper „Porcine liver decellularization under oscillating pressure conditions – A technical refinement to improve the homogeneity of the decellularization process“ made it to the cover of the march issue of Tissue Engineering, Part C : Methods.
Congratulations to Dietrich Polenz, who made the corrosion cast of a decellularized pig liver matrix: red, hepatic artery; blue, portal vein; yellow, bile duct and gallbladder.