Full control of temperature, pH, oxygen, cell growth
Fully anaerobic workflow
in vitro gut barrier model
Measurement oftransepitheliaresistancewith a Voltohmmeter and a Ussing chamberandmorphologicalassessmentofcell-cellconnections
Caco2 based model
TEER (Voltohmmeter and Ussing chamber)
variety of readouts: cytokine production in supernatant, cellular gene and protein expression, visualization with immunofluorescence
assessment of ”tortuosity” (AI based)
in vitro innate immune model
Induction of ROS production in human neutrophils in response to probiotic strains alone (left) and pathogens of interest + probiotic strains (right)
Large set of readouts
protein expression (e.g. calprotectin)
The COMET Center CBmed is funded within COMET – Competence Centers for Excellent Technologies by the Federal Ministry of Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology (BMK), the Federal Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs (BMDW), Land Steiermark (Styrian Business Promotion Agency – SFG) and Land Wien (Vienna Business Agency – WAW). The COMET program is executed by the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG).
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