Latest Cytotoxicity Stories

2014-05-28 23:04:41

ReportsnReports.com adds “Cell-based Assays Market by Product [Reagents & Assay Kits (Cytotoxicity, GPCR), Cell lines, Plate Readers, HCS, HTS, Software & Assay Development Services], Application (Drug Discovery, ADMET), End-user (Pharmaceutical, CRO) - Global Forecast to 2018” report to its research database. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 The market for cell-based assays is driven by the preference over biochemical assays and animal models and the emergent 3D cell-based...

2013-10-17 23:30:04

Applied BioPhysics Inc. manufactures ECIS® (Electric Cell-Substrate Impedance Sensing) instruments and arrays for monitoring the behavior of cells in tissue culture. The new ECIS® trans Filter adapter enables the continuous measurement of cell monolayer barrier function (TEER) using membrane inserts in multiple wells. Troy, NY (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 Manufacturer of biological and drug research instruments, Applied BioPhysics Inc., announces the new ECIS® trans Filter...

2012-10-11 04:04:09

Frozen, Thaw-and-Use Cells Reduce Variability Compared to PBMCs and NK Cells Madison, WI (PRWEB) October 10, 2012 Promega Corporation announces the introduction of a novel bioluminescent assay for the quantification of Fc effector function of antibody-based molecules in the development and manufacture of biologic drugs. The assay is ADCC mechanism of action (MOA)-based and features frozen, thaw-and-use effector cells, and optimized reagents and protocol to perform a reporter-based ADCC...

2012-07-31 23:03:02

In vitro tests show EnerChip batteries are ideal for implanted medical devices Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) July 31, 2012 Cymbet Corporation announced today the successful results of in vitro biocompatibility feasibility studies that were conducted to evaluate the cytotoxicity potential of the EnerChip Rechargeable Solid State Battery. EnerChip bare die battery samples were gamma sterilized and evaluated using two in vitro test methods for cytotoxicity: a) Medium Eluate Method (MEM) -1X CMEM...

2012-04-26 10:17:12

The new drugs would be more effective and with fewer side effects Researchers from the Research Programme in Biomedical Informatics (GRIB) from the IMIM (Hospital del Mar Research Institute) and the Pompeu Fabra University (UPF) have identified 115 proteins in silico (via computer simulation) that could be highly relevant to treat colon-rectal cancer, since they would make it possible to define the strategy to design new generation anti-cancer drugs. During the last years, it has been...

2010-12-07 02:00:00

MACCLESFIELD, England, December 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cyprotex (LSE:CRX), the preclinical ADME Tox services company, announces the successful cross validation of the CellCiphr(TM) cytotoxicity panels and their official relaunch as a Cyprotex service. These panels detect toxicological markers in a range of cell models (HepG2, primary hepatocytes, and cardiomyocytes). This cross validation follows the acquisition of the CellCiphr(TM) technology from Cellumen, Inc., in August...

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