Swiss 3Rs Day 2022 - Hotel Kreuz, Bern

11 October 2022

Registration

08:30 - 09:15 Registration

09:15 - 09:30 Welcome message

Jenny Sandström, Director, Swiss 3RCC

Armand Mensen, Scientific Officer, Swiss 3RCC

3Rs implementation in practice - Chair: Hanno Würbel (UniBe)

09:30 - 10:00 Digital Ventilated Cage (DVC®) – A true home-cage monitoring technology

Raphaël Doenlen, Head of Phenotyping Unit, EPFL, Switzerland

10:00 - 10:30 Refining zebrafish experiments: Importance of behavioural monitoring in welfare assessment

Lynne Sneddon, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break

11:00 - 11:30 Re-homing of small laboratory species at Swiss Universities

Julika Fitzi-Rathgen, Schweizer Tierschutz, Switzerland

Paulin Jirkof, UZH, Switzerland

11:30 - 12:00 Embryos derived from tetraploid complementation to study Pitx1
mis-activation in vivo

Guillaume Andrey, University of Geneva, Switzerland


12:00 - 13:00 Lunch break

13:00 - 14:00 Keynote lecture

Chair: Christopher R. Cederroth (3RCC)

Organotypic and microphysiological human tissue models
for translational pharmacology

Volker Lauschke, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden

3Rs innovation and research - Chair: Laura Suter-Dick (FHNW)

14:00 - 14:30 3D Multi-Organoid Systems for Drug Discovery

Gregory Segala, Fluosphera SA, Switzerland

14:30 - 15:00 Microphysiological systems

Adrian Roth, F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd, Switzerland

15:00 - 16:00 Poster Session

16:00 - 16:30 Frontiers in behavioral analysis: More dots, more data, fewer mice.

Johannes Bohacek, ETH Zürich, Switzerland

16:30 - 17:00 Using C. elegans to diversify study models

Julie Vérièpe, University of Lausanne, Switzerland


Awardees presentations - Chair: Armand Mensen (3RCC)

17:00 - 17:15 Micropipette-guided drug administration in mice

Urs Meyer, UZH, Switzerland

17:15 - 17:30 Second-generation lung-on-a-chip

Pauline Zamprogno, ARTORG Center, University of Bern, Switzerland

17:30 - 17:45 The standardization fallacy

Bernard Voelkl, Vetsuisse, University of Bern, Switzerland

17:45 - 18:00 SARS-CoV2 in the human respiratory epithelium

Ronald Dijkman, University of Bern, Switzerland

18:00 - 18:15 Poster prize and closure

Christopher R. Cederroth, Scientific Officer, Swiss 3RCC, Switzerland

Poster Prize of 500 CHF awarded for best poster!

Pending accreditation for 1 Day continuing education

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