One of the unique and appealing properties of GrowDex is the possibility to remove the matrix by enzymatic degradation. GrowDaseTM, cellulase enzyme is a purified and optimized mixture of enzymes that specifically degrades cellulose to soluble glucose without affecting the cells. »
We got many very crisp and classy cell images on cells cultured in GrowDex for the competition entry during last summer. We wish to thank all the people taking part in the competition. The winner won a year’s supply of GrowDex. »
Researchers at FIMM have been testing UPM’s GrowDex® hydrogel for 3D cell culture, and the preliminary results of the joint research project seem promising. »
Visionary speeches were given and the latest news was shared at The 2nd Annual Visions for 3D Cell Culture Seminar in Helsinki, Finland. UPM organized the event. »
Bioecomony goes hand in hand with cancer research in a joint project between UPM and FIMM. Press release, 12 May 2016 »
UPM´s GrowDex® hydrogel wins The Chemical Industry Federation of Finland Innovation Award Read more about The Innovation Award, 2 May 2016 »
UPM Biochemicals establishes an innovation unit at the Biomedicum research and educational centre.
Press release, Helsinki, 23 March 2016 »
Kertomalla paranee project is looking for areas of improvement and new solutions to improve the daily life of cancer patients.
Press release, Helsinki, 1 April 2016 »