Tissue Chip for Drug Screening

Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name Tissue Chip for Drug Screening
Owner/Developer US National Institutes of Health, National Center for Advancing Transnational Research
Abbreviated owner NIH
Country United States of America
Languages English
URL https://ncats.nih.gov/tissuechip
Contact email danilo.tagle@nih.gov
Description The Tissue Chip for Drug Screening program aims to develop bioengineered devices to improve the process of predicting whether drugs will be safe or toxic in humans.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Research Program/Project/Grant
Sub categories National / Regional Program
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Social media, Website, Audio / Video
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Scientists, Researchers, Regulators, Industry
Users access Open access
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Replacement
Purpose Method development, Regulatory testing, Toxicological and safety evaluation, Efficacy testing, Documentation and information
Technology/Tools Alternative test methods (in vitro), High throughput screening, Tissue engineering