in silico trials

An interview with Prof. Marian Bubak

We met Marian Bubak, Scientific Affairs Director of the Sano Centre for Computational Medicine in Krakow, Poland.He obtained M.Sc. in Technical Physics and Ph.D. in Computer Science from the AGH University of Science and Technology, Krakow, Poland. He also leads the Laboratory of … Read More

An interview with Prof. Mariano Vázquez

Modeling the human body is certainly one of the most extraordinary applications of computational simulation. We talked about this with Mariano Vázquez, a PhD in Physics, currently CTO/CSO at ELEM Biotech, a spinoff company of the Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC), … Read More

How to accelerate the uptake of simulation in healthcare

In Silico World is one of the three Horizon 2020 funded projects InSilicoTrials Technologies is part of. We are in a consortium of 17 international partners, coordinated by the University of Bologna, that will receive €7.6 million funds by the European Commission to develop 11 in silico trials solutions leveraging state-of-the-art computational technologies to … Read More

Simulation to help fight cardiovascular disease

Simulation to help fight cardiovascular disease. As we all know, cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death worldwide, with 18 million deaths each year according to WHO estimates. Currently, 15 million people in Europe live with heart failure. You can see why we were so … 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

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