10th BioRiver Boost! 2023


The 10th edition of BioRiver’s competition boosting young Startups into networking of the NRW biotech scene was held at the LifeHub Monheim on Sep 22, 2023.

Teaching is Fun


Students fascinated by Drug Development will pave the way for innovative treatments.

Painful Lessons Learned from QST


QST has been developed as standardized assessment of sensory functions and widely used to analyze chronic pain conditions. Which implications does the recently published “failure” of QST in neuropathic pain patients have for animal testing?

Conference News 2021


Potential roles of TRP channels in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF), Inflammation and Wound Healing were discussed on the 6th German Pharm-Tox Summit 1–3 March 2021.

Rodents at the limit


Two hundred and five different rodent models of Alzheimer’s Disease developed in decades of basic and applied research so far did not pay out with novel efficacious treatments in clinical trials.