In May 2012, PD Dr. Yohannes Hagos (CEO of PortaCellTec biosciences) was awarded by the business region Goettingen with the “Gute Gründe(r)” price. Wolfgang Meyer (Mayor of Goettingen), Klaus Hoffmann (CEO of GWG) and Detlev Barth (CEO of WRG) handed him the award for the implementation of an innovative and viable business idea. Over 3 years PortaCellTec successfully provides drug transporter assays.
BMBF program “KMU-Innovativ-9”:
Development of efflux transporter assays – founded 3 years 2012 – 2015
The aim of this project was to develop in vitro assays to measure drug efflux processes mediated by ABC transporters (MDRs, MRPs, BCRP and BSEP).