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Science to Business

  • 150,000 EUR annually for seed funding
  • 50,000 EUR annually for training

Development of smart sensors for continuous monitoring of blood gases and key laboratory parameters for extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO)


  • Prof. Peter Spieth (TUD) & Dr. Federico Formenti (King’s)
  • Demonstrating the capability of miniaturized sensors to measure vital laboratory parameters within the ECMO circuit at the bedside

Diagnosis and staging of NAFLD (Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease) & liver fibrosis


  • Prof. Nikolaos Perakakis (TUD) & Prof. Francesco Rubino (King‘s)
  • Developing highly sensitive and specific tests based on blood parameters
  • Enabling the routine screening of millions of patients

Innate Repair

Targeting Cancer Stem Cells via a novel molecular mechanism

  • Identified treatments that kill cancer stem cells
  • Identified biomarkers to better select candidate patients
Project status: Ongoing

Principal Investigators