healthcare

An interview with Liesbet Geris

We met scientist Liesbet Geris for our latest In Silico Talks. She is a professor of Engineering at the University of Liège and KU Leuven, in Belgium. She is also the executive director of the VPH Institute. She is a great supporter … Read More

An interview with Prof. Javier Saiz

We met Javier Saiz – Professor of Biomedical Engineering at the Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain – who led the research group that created the computational model which is at the core of our QT/TdP Risk Screen product, available on our cloud-based platform. Our objective was to … Read More

An interview with Prof. Stefano Severi

  We met Stefano Severi – Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering department of Electronics, Computer Science and Systems of the University of Bologna, Italy – who created a computational model which is at the core of STrhiPS: a web-based tool that helps perform in … Read More

How to accelerate safety and performance assessments of 3D-printed PPE at POC

New simulation standards can accelerate safety and performance assessments of 3D-printed personal protective equipment (PPE), especially during global emergencies: this was the starting point of our participation in the ASTM Workshop on Fast-Tracking Standards Development to Address PPR Shortages due … Read More

Towards Good Simulation Practice

During the 2020 Avicenna Day, many experts from all over the world talking about the need for Good Simulation Practice, a term coined by the Avicenna Alliance taking inspiration from the Good Clinical Practice typical of the clinical world to … Read More

3 ways in which in silico trials can help CROs innovate and grow their business

3 ways in which in silico trials can help CROs innovate and grow their business. The contract research organization market is on the rise. CROs have proven essential to providing support to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries. In … Read More

STrhiPS: a new web-based tool that helps perform in silico trials on populations of hiPS cells

STrhiPS: a new web-based tool that helps perform in silico trials on populations of hiPS cells. A few weeks ago we presented a poster at the SPS Annual Meeting and we received immediately a lot of attention. We were pleased, … Read More

New in silico models for cardiac safety in drugs

One of the most frequent debates in the scientific community today regards how to reduce the risk of drug-induced cardiac safety issues in drugs. CardiacSafety is crucial in the development of new molecules, since drugs can sometimes interfere with the … Read More

Italian researcher Lorenzo Sala wins the VPH in Silico Medicine Award

Italian researcher Lorenzo Sala wins the VPH in Silico Medicine Award. On the occasion of the #VPH2020 Conference some awards were bestowed upon few brilliant young students. InSilicoTrials sponsored one of them: the VPHi-InSilicoTrials Award in In Silico Medicine … Read More

How simulation can help fight a pandemic like Covid-19

How simulation can help fight a pandemic like Covid-19. It took us unprepared. We missed how much probable was the threat of a contagious and potentially deadly virus as the #covid19 in a hyper-connected world. And we have neither a … Read More