Models

Models

You will find a short description of animal models that can be offered by CURAX within the field of:

  • Immune modulation
  • Allergy
  • Asthma
  • COPD/lung emphysema
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease

CURAX has expertise with mice, rats and guinea pigs and employs highly trained bio-technicians, enabling custom-based services.

CURAX is continually investing in new assays, models and techniques, please contact us for the latest update.

 

Literature:

 

1) Koelink et al., Collagen degradation and neutrophilic infiltration: a vicious circle in inflammatory bowel disease. Gut. 2014;63:578-87. 

  

2) Verheijden et al., Measurement of airway function using invasive and non-invasive methods in mild and severe models for allergic airway inflammation in mice. Front Pharmacol. 2014;5:190.

 

3) Abdul Roda et al., The matrikine PGP as a potential biomarker in COPD. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2015 1;308(11):L1095-101.