Papers & Events

The project was presented or published papers in the following events:

  1. 39th EDTNA/ERCA conference (Sept 18-21 2010, Dublin, Ireland)
    Frank Simonis (NANO) presented: "Nanodialysis innovations for the future – the Wearable Kidney".
  2. ISBP conference (Sept 24-26  2010, Los Angeles, USA)
    Frank Simonis (NANO) presented: "The iNephron+ initiatives".
  3. World Conference on portable-wearable and miniaturized systems for dialysis and ultra-filtration (Sept 30 - Oct 2 2010, Vicenza, Italy)
    Frank Simonis (NANO) presented: "The iNephron and Nephron+ projects"
    D. Falkenhagen (KREMS) presented: "Nanostructured microparticles in extracorporeal adsorption therapy: potential for miniaturization"
  4. CPMNS'11 (Feb. 23-24 2011, Bremen, Germany)
    Lukas Pielawa (OFFIS) presented: "Virtual Prototype of a Personal Medical Device – Simulation of a Multi Nature System"
  5. ASIM-Konferenz STS/GMMS 2011 (Feb. 24-25 2011, Krefeld, Germany)
    Maher Ali Fakih (OFFIS) presented: "Simulink and Virtual Hardware Platform Co-Simulation for Accurate Timing Analysis of Embedded Control Software"
  6. Euromat 2011 ((Sep 12-15 2011, Montpellier, France) 
  7. F. Mittler, J. Fils, F. Navarro, F. Vinet, G. Marchand (CEA): "Integration of biocompatible ion-selective electrode into a wearable artificial kidney device for the monitoring of blood electrolytes"
  8. Pan European Workshop on the medical uptake of the mobile Health solutions (Dec 5th, 2011, Brussels, Belgium)
  9. Andreas Raptopoulos (EXODUS) presented NEPHRON+ project and participated at the round table discussion
  10. BMT 2011 (Sep 28-30, Freiburg, Germany)
  11. Lukas Pielawa (OFFIS) presented paper prepared by L. Pielawa, M. Brell, A.Hein (OFFIS): "Online Adaptive Physiological Models for Dialysis Therapy"
  12. ESAO 2011 &IFAO 2011 (Oct 8-12, 2011, Porto Portugal)
  13. Frank Simonis (NANO) presented a paper with title: "Nephron+ wearable artificial kidney"
  14. MfN (Dutch Federation of Nephrology (Oct 7th, 2011, Utrecht, Netherlands)
  15. Maarten Wester (UMCU) gave a presentation co-prepared with F. Simonis (NANO), J. Kooman (UMCU), J. Joles (UMCU): "Tests with novel absorbents in vitro".
  16. IEEE Sensors 2011 (Oct 28-31, 2011, Limerick, Ireland
  17. Arjen Boersma (TNO) presented a paper with title: "Solid-state potentiometric biosensors for pH quantification in biological samples".
  18. 4th International Symposium on Applied Sciences in Biomedical and Communication Technologies (Oct 26-29, 2011, Barcelona, Spain)
  19. Lukas Pielawa (OFFIS) presented a paper with title: "Intelligent Environments supporting the Care of Multimorbid patients"
  20. ASN Renal Week (Nov 10-13, 2011, Philadelphia, USA)
  21. Maarten Wester (UMCU) presented the work prepared with F. Simonis, J. Kooman, J. Joles : "Tests with novel absorbents in vitro"
  22. MedTech Europe (Mar 13-15, 2012, Stuttgart, Germany)
  23. Lukas Pielawa (OFFIS) organised a hand-on exhibit of a dummy wearable Artificial Kidney to demonstrate the application.
  24. 6th Simulation workshop (SW12) (Mar 27-28, 2012, Worcestershire, UK)
  25. Frank Poppen and Kum Gruettner (OFFIS) presented a paper with title: " Co-simulation of C-based SOC simulators and MATLAB Simulink"
  26. SASIMI 12-Workshop on Synthesis and System Integration of mixed Information technologies (Mar 18-19, 2012, Beppu Jappan)
  27. Andreas Burger (OFFIS) presented a paper with authors: S. Laemmermann, L. Pielawa, A. Burger, J. Schlemminger, A. Hein, J. Ruf, T. Kropf, W. Rosenstiel: "Heterogeneous Assertion-based verification for Medical Devices development" 
  28. Local Industry-meets-research symposium (Feb 22, 2012, Bremen, Germany)
  29. L. Pielawa (OFFIS) gave a presentation with title: "Vision meets competence" (in german)
  30. A paper was presented during 7th International Conference on Communications, Electromagnetics and Medical Applications (CEMA '12) with title "NEPHRON+: ICT-enabled Wearable Artificial Kidney and Personal Renal Care System"
  31. Maarten Wester (UMCU) at the WKD 2013 explaining the Nephron+ wearable artificial kidney, attached to the mannequin.
  32. Gilles Marchand, Julien Fils, Frederic Revol-Cavalier, Fabrice Navarro, Frederique Mittler. Biompatible multielectrolyte sensor for artificial kidney. In Proc. of 2nd International Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Technology, June 2-3, 2012, Hong Kong
  33. L. Pielawa, M. Wester, F. Simonis, A. Hein. Model-Based Physiological Data Stream Evaluation for Dialysis Therapy. In Proc. of 25th IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems, 20-22 .June 2012, Rome, Italy
  34. M.Wester, F.Simonis, J.Kooman, W.H.Boer, J.A.Joles. "Removal of urea via electro-oxidation and elimination of resulting chloramines in a prototype wearable artificial kidney device".Poster presentation at NfN (Dutch federation of Nephrology) Benelux kidney meeting 2012, October 11, 2012, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  35. M.Wester, F.Simonis, J.Kooman, W.H.Boer, J.A.Joles. "Removal of urea via electro-oxidation and elimination of resulting chloramines in a prototype wearable artificial kidney device". Poster presentation at ASN Renal Week 2012, November 1-4, 2012, San Diego, USA 
  36.  Julien Fils. Biocompatible multielectrolytesensors. In Proc. of Advanced Technology Workshop on Microelectronics, Systems and Packaging for Medical Applications, December 4-5, 2012, Paris, France
  37. OFFIS Exibition Booth at Embedded World 2013, 26.2.-28.2.2013, Nuremberg, Germany
  38. F. Simonis et al. Future of Dialysis for End-Stage Kidney Disease. Presentation at NSN 32nd Biennial Congress of the Nordic Society of Nephrology, 28.08-31-08.2013, Reijkjavik, Iceland
  39. F. Simonis et al. NEPHRON+ WEARABLE ARTIFICIAL KIDNEY. Presentaton at ESAO European Society for Artificial Organs, 11.09-14.09.2013, Glasgow, UK
  40. M.Wester. A prototype wearable artificial kidney with toxin removal based on adsorption and electro-oxidation. Presentation at Personalized Dialysis Initiatives, De Lutte, 12.09.2013, NL
  41. M.Wester. A prototype wearable artificial kidney with toxin removal based on adsorption and electro-oxidation. Presentation at Congress for the Nederlandse Vereniging voor Technische Geneeskunde (Dutch Association for Technical Medicine), 11/10/2013,Utrecht, NL
  42. Wester, M., Simonis, F., Lachkar, N., Wodzig, W. K., Meuwissen, F. J., Kooman, J. P., Boer, W. H., Joles, J. A. and Gerritsen, K. G. (2014). Removal of Urea in a Wearable Dialysis Device: A Reappraisal of Electro-Oxidation. Artificial Organs. doi: 10.1111/aor.12309
  43. M.Wester. ERA EDTA 51th Conference, 02.06.2014, Amsterdam. In vivo potassium and phosphate removal in a wearable artificial kidney device. Poster presentation.
  44. K.Gerritsen.ERA EDTA 51th Conference, 02.06.2014, Amsterdam.  Dialysate regeneration by electro-oxidation combined with activated carbon does not increase oxidative stress or endothelial cytotoxicity
  45. L.Lymberopoulos and K. Gerritsen. MobiHealth 4th International Conference 3-5.11.2014 Athens. NEPHRON+ demonstration. 
  46. F. Simonis e.a. Draabbare kunstnier moet dialyse draaglijker maken. June 2014 Bits&Chips, 6/25.