National and international collaborations

  • Immunohematology and Cell Therapy, Transfusion Medicine Department, Meyer University Hospital (Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria Meyer), Florence, Italy
  • Veneto Eye Bank Foundation, Venice, Italy
  • IRCCS Ca’ Granda Foundation, Cell Factory Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
  • Laboratory of Cell Biology and Advanced Cancer Therapy, Oncology-Hematology Department, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
  • Stem Cell Research Lab, Section of Hematology, Department of Medicine, University of Verona, Italy
  • High-Throughput Screening core facility (CIBIO), University of Trento, Italy
  • Oncological Reference Center in Aviano (PN), Italy
  • Department of Pharmaceutical sciences, University of Padua, Italy
  • Andalusian Initiative for Advanced Therapies, Seville, Spain
  • Universitätsklinikum, Department of Internal Medicine II, Wuerzburg, Germany
  • Centre for Integrative Biology, University of Trento
  • Gastroenterology, University of Verona

Laboratory expertise

Cell cultures and co-cultures (Mesenchymal Stromal Cells, PBMC, Neutrophils, Ag-specific Lymphocytes, cancer cell lines); single colony isolation; migration and invasion assays; differentiation and cytotoxicity assays; immunomodulation assay; ELISA; proliferation assays; flow-cytometry; magnetic and fluorescence-activated cell sorting; molecular biology (DNA and RNA extraction, retro transcription, PCR and RT-qPCR); immunofluorescence; western-blot; master and working cell bank production; soft agar; micronucleus assay; colony-forming units; environmental monitoring; endotoxin testing; mycoplasma detection.

Collaboration with companies

LTCA provides its expertise to third parties. Thanks to specific agreements with ULSS8 Berica, several collaborations have been started in the field of research, development and consultancy.