Cell culture system could offer cancer breakthrough

Provides a tool for preclinical cancer drug development and screening

Rapid reagent dispenser with easy to use touchscreen

Suitable for applications including compound storage/addition, ELISA, genomic / proteomic studies and screening as well as cell based and kinetic assays

Drug screening assays in living zebrafish disease models

Microplate reader systems enable development of in vitro and in silico assays that allow high throughput screening

Vector network analysers for breast cancer screening research

Rohde and Schwarz has supplied high speed vector network analysers to Bristol University spin-out Micrima for the clinical trials

Flexible high throughput screening system

BioCel System that offers the flexibility to be adaptable to accommodate today's High Throughput Screening (HTS) assays as well as new protocols and hardware

Cervical cancer screening test set to save the lives of women all over the UK

cobas 4800 Human Papillomavirus (HPV) test from Roche, is able to improve the detection of pre-cancerous cells in women whose cervical smears tested normal

Study evaluates prostate screening for higher-risk men

A new study will determine whether existing genetic tests and family history profiling can be used to find men at higher risk of prostate cancer, so they can be targeted for screening

Automation increases neonatal screening throughput

Tecan Freedom EVO liquid handling platform to automates its new SPOTCHECK Pro Neonatal Screening

Affordable mass screening to curb pandemics

Portable system enables mass health screenings to be conducted at strategic locations

Study backs screening men at higher genetic risk of prostate cancer

Men at higher risk of prostate cancer due to genetic changes may benefit from regular screening, according to preliminary results from the first multinational study

Screening test for bone disease

Scientists have discovered three genes linked to the development of Paget's disease, a painful bone condition that affects up to one million people in the UK.

Hope of screening test for bone disease

Scientists have discovered three genes linked to the development of Paget's disease, a painful bone condition that affects up to one million people in the UK.

New bowel cancer screening

A five-minute screening test could cut the risk of developing bowel cancer by a third and save thousands of lives from what is the UK's second biggest cancer killer.

Cancer screening method should be changed

Cervical cancer screening intervals could be extended to five years for women aged 30 and over if the primary screening method was human papillomavirus testing.

New cancer drug screening technique

Scientists have developed a laboratory technique that more closely simulates the real-world conditions in which tumour cells mingle with the body's normal cells.

Rapid Multi Element Sample Screening

Warwick Analytical Service has developed an Inductively Coupled Plasma - Optical Emission Spectrometry methodology that enables it to cost effectively screen samples for up to 70 elements.

Instrument for lipidic cubic phase screening

TTP LabTech are today pleased to announce the launch of mosquito LCP. This instrument facilitates the automation and increased throughput of lipidic cubic phase crystallisation set-ups.

Precise screening for pesticides, mycotoxins and veterinary drugs

High resolution and precise mass accuracy is a perfect combination for food and feed analysis in complex matrices. Markus Kellmann, Andreas Wieghaus, Helmut Muenster, Lester Taylor and Dipankar Ghosh report.

Chromatography: Clinical research and forensic toxicology screening

announced the introduction of a drug screening and confirmation solution for forensic toxicology based on its Thermo Scientific Exactive benchtop LC/MS () platform.

Automated Cell-Based Screening

The BioCel System from Agilent Automation Solutions is a robust, high-performance automated platform that combines fast robotics with sophisticated VWorks Automation Control software.






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