Leader - O. Braissant - effects of drugs and materials on microorganisms, mammalian cells, parasites. - stability of implant materials (hydrolysis, transformation, degradation)

Use of microcalorimetry for detection and identification of bacteria 2008-2009 Olivier Braissant, Dieter Wirz, Beat Göpfert, Ueli von Ah, Dan Daniels (COB;microcalorimetry) Founded by: HOFZ stiftung

Use of microcalorimetry for detection of M. tuberculosis and other mycobacteria 2009-2012 Olivier Braissant, Dieter Wirz, Beat Göpfert, Dan Daniels (COB;microcalorimetry) Daniela Rodriguez-Rodriguez (Department of Engineering, Iberoamericana University at Mexico City, Mexico) Founded by: HOFZ stiftung

Real-Time Measurements of Human Chondrocyte Heat Production During In Vitro Proliferation 2009-2011 Ali Doostmohammadi, A. Monshi (Biomaterial group, University of Isfahan) Olivier Braissant, Dieter Wirz, Dan Daniels (COB;microcalorimetry) Founded by: Universtity of Isfahan, department of engineering, COB

Characterization of biocompatibility and hydration properties of hydroxyapatite and bioglass nanoparticles 2010 Rosaria Santoro, Ivan Martin (Tissue Engineering Group Uni BS/UHBS) Olivier Braissant, Dieter Wirz, Dan Daniels (COB;microcalorimetry) Founded by: Tissue Engineering Group Uni BS/UHBS, COB

Use of microcalorimetry for drug succeptibility testing of M. tuberculosis and other mycobacteria 2010-2012 Olivier Braissant, Dieter Wirz, Beat Göpfert, Dan Daniels (COB;microcalorimetry) Mary Howell (Department of Chemistry, University of Utah, USA) Founded by: HOFZ stiftung, ProMotio Stiftung

Use of microcalorimetry for drug succeptibility testing of parasitic worms 2010-2012 Jennifer Keiser, Theresia Manneck, Lucienne Tritten (SwissTPH) Olivier Braissant, Dieter Wirz, Dan Daniels (COB;microcalorimetry) Founded by: SwissTPH and COB

Quantification of activity and survival of biofilms on implant material 2010-2012 Tuomas Waltimo, Monika Astasov-Frauenhofer (Universitätskliniken für Zahnmedizin, Unibas) Olivier Braissant, Dieter Wirz, Dan Daniels (COB;microcalorimetry) Founded by: Universitätskliniken für Zahnmedizin and COB

Rapid detection of urinary tract pathogens using microcalorimetry 2010-2012 Gernot Bonkat, Alexander Bachmann (Department of Urology/UHBS) Olivier Braissant, Dieter Wirz, Dan Daniels (COB;microcalorimetry) Founded by: Department of Urology, COB

Use of microcalorimetry to characterize oxalate degrading activity of bacteria 2011-2012 Pilar Junier, Daniel Bravo (University of Neuchâtel) Olivier Braissant, Dan Daniels (COB;microcalorimetry) Founded by: University of Neuchâtel (Microbiology) and COB

Measuring growth and activity of M. tuberculosis and other mycobacteria in urine 2011-2012 Gernot Bonkat, Alexander Bachmann (Department of Urology/UHBS) Olivier Braissant, Dieter Wirz, Dan Daniels (COB;microcalorimetry) Founded by: Department of Urology, COB