Associated partners


Leica Mikrosysteme Vertrieb GmbH


Beta-Cell NV

Wetzlar, Germany    


Brussels, Belgium

Leica and BetaCell are Associated Private Sector Partners that contribute to our Training Programme by providing training in the fields of optical imaging/microscopy and beta cell preparation/handling/transplantation as part of several RTCs.

Leica will transfer their extensive experience in Confocal and Widefield Microscopy including Image-Analysis or Lifecell-Imaging solutions to our network, thereby playing an important role in the delivery of our high quality Research Training Programme and in the continuous monitoring of our progress throughout the 4 years of the project.

BetaCell will, in addition to training, contribute with expertise in the field of beta cell transplantation and alginate encapsulation.