Navigation Links
Molecular Devices Features FLIPR 1536-well Application in High-throughput Screening in Educational Webinar
Date:10/2/2018

Through this webinar, sponsored by Molecular Devices, participants will learn tips and best practices for 1536-well FLIPR screening. They will also learn the role of calcium kinetics in cardiac safety testing. The speakers for this event will be Dr. Helma Van Den Hurk, the chief operations officer at PPSC Biography; and Tsang Wai Lam, an assay development scientist at PPSC.

They will discuss how high-throughput screening for the European Lead Factory (ELF) has performed at Pivot Park Screening Centre (PPSC) and review 72 HTS campaigns performed in the past five years on a compound library that has grown from 320,000 to 450,000 compounds.

The screens cover a wide range of target classes including more demanding cellular targets like ion channels and protein-protein interactions. As an example of one of the ELF screening campaigns we will present the results of a high throughput screening to identify selective agonists for an ion channel using Molecular Devices Fluorimetric Imaging Plate Reader (FLIPR).

In this project, the assay was based on stable cell lines expressing the ion channel. The assay was successfully miniaturized to 1536-well format using a Molecular Devices standard membrane potential dye. The screening cascade will be presented.

Other highly important aspect for effective drug development is the assessment of cardiac safety and efficacy of drug candidates. Hence, there is a pressing need for in vitro screening methods to detect cardioactive effects of compounds early in the drug discovery process.

LabRoots will host the event October 23, 2018; the webinar will begin at 7 a.m. PDT, 10 a.m. EDT. To learn more about this event and the speakers, discover the continuing education credits that will be offered, or to register for free, click here.

About Molecular Devices, LLC
Molecular Devices is one of the world's leading providers of high-performance bioanalytical measurement systems, software and consumables for life science research, pharmaceutical and biotherapeutic development. Included within a broad product portfolio are platforms for high-throughput screening, genomic and cellular analysis, colony selection and microplate detection. These leading-edge products enable scientists to improve productivity and effectiveness, ultimately accelerating research and the discovery of new therapeutics.

Molecular Devices is committed to the continual development of innovative solutions for life science applications. The company is headquartered in Silicon Valley, California with offices around the globe.

For more information, visit: http://www.moleculardevices.com/flipr

About LabRoots
LabRoots is the leading scientific social networking website, which provides daily scientific trending news, as well as produces educational virtual events and webinars, on the latest discoveries and advancements in science. Contributing to the advancement of science through content sharing capabilities, LabRoots is a powerful advocate in amplifying global networks and communities. Founded in 2008, LabRoots emphasizes digital innovation in scientific collaboration and learning, and is a primary source for current scientific news, webinars, virtual conferences, and more. LabRoots has grown into the world’s largest series of virtual events within the Life Sciences and Clinical Diagnostics community.

Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/molecular_devices_features_flipr_1536_well_application_in_high_throughput_screening_in_educational_webinar/prweb15795969.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2018 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved


Related biology news :

1. Molecular Diagnostics - Global Market Size, Strategy and Forecasts - 2015 to 2019
2. Report: Hologic, Abbott, Roche and Qiagen Lead Molecular Testing
3. Researchers uncover new evidence revealing molecular paths to autism
4. Elsevier announces launch of open journal: Biomolecular Detection and Quantification
5. Study examines type of exome sequencing and molecular diagnostic yield
6. Molecular probes permit doctors to detect diabetic retinopathy before vision fails
7. MARC travel awards announced for GSA: Mouse Molecular Genetics Conference
8. Kalorama Report: Sizable Number of Acquisitions and Joint Ventures in Molecular Diagnostics
9. Team determines structure of a molecular machine that targets viral DNA for destruction
10. From the basics to the cutting edge of molecular biology and genomics in one small book
11. Watching chemistry in motion: Chemical environments mapped using molecular vibrations
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/2/2019)... ... January 31, 2019 , ... ... full, customizable clinical research services across multiple therapeutic areas, announced an Innovation ... stage life science entrepreneurs in the Research Triangle region of North Carolina. ...
(Date:1/30/2019)... (PRWEB) , ... January 30, ... ... organization that identifies, counsels, and supports high-growth, high-impact life science and biotechnology ... representing 10 national nonprofit disease foundations and disease-focused venture funds to discuss ...
(Date:1/25/2019)... ... January 24, 2019 , ... ... of its 2019 Association Industry Survey. The report indicates membership growth in some ... mid-November to early December 2018, received responses from over 500 association professionals across ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:2/16/2019)... ... 2019 , ... DaVinci is a comprehensive data integration platform ... flexibility for users to bring their own data and tools to the platform ... quick analytics on near-real-time data to gain timely insights on manufacturing processes. , ...
(Date:2/6/2019)... ... 05, 2019 , ... Firmex announced today that VERTU Capital ... Firmex, one of the fastest-growing and most widely-used providers of virtual data rooms ... financing was provided by the Bank of Montreal. , Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, ...
(Date:2/2/2019)... ... January 31, 2019 , ... Signature Matrix and Signature Cord ... by applied stem cell research expert and Amazon best-selling author, Neil Riordan, PA, ... umbilical cord tissue allograft that originates from the same tissue used to manufacture ...
(Date:1/30/2019)... ... January 29, 2019 , ... ... Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) serving the global biopharmaceutical and biotechnology industries with sites in ... million backed by multiple global investors lead by China's State Development & Investment ...
Breaking Biology Technology: