Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) March 19, 2013
Cardiovascular (CV) toxicity is a leading contributor to drug withdrawal and late-stage attrition in the drug discovery process. There is an urgent need for novel in vitro assays that enable earlier and broader testing for CV activity.
ChanTest has developed a new assay using ACEA Bioscience’s xCELLigence system to measure contractility and cardiotoxicity. On Wednesday, March 20th at 1:00 p.m. EST, ChanTest will host “Get with the Beat! A New In Vitro Assay for Cardiotox and Contractility in Human Cells”, a complimentary webinar to explain the importance and advantages of this new assay.
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Andrew Bruening-Wright, PhD, Principal Scientist at ChanTest, will provide a comprehensive overview on the evaluation of contractile activity of stem cell-derived human cardiomyocytes using impedance analysis and Dr. Dinah Misner, from Genentech, a board-certified toxicologist, will discuss her group's experience with this new xCELLigence Cardio assay.
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Get with the Beat! A New In Vitro Assay for Cardiotox and Contractility in Human Cells
1:00 p.m. EST
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Cleveland, Ohio 44128
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