The Echo Blog

By sharing stories that are uniquely Labcyte, our blogs help you learn about how acoustic liquid handling is transforming scientic research. Be sure to subscribe to our blog to receive up-to-date communication on all our entries.

WEDNESDAY – OCTOBER 10, 2018

Miniaturisation on a Large Scale: Optimising High-Throughput Screening at a Large Academic Facility

How does a large academic screening center deal with the extremely high throughput demands of its in-house chemical library of more than 450,000 compounds?

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TUESDAY – OCTOBER 09, 2018

Miniaturize, Accelerate, and Maximize Your Research with Acoustic Liquid Handling

Building a designer yeast genome from scratch? Producing flavors, fragrances, and enzymes through fermentation? Developing microfluidic devices for long-term, single-cell time-lapse microscopy? Deciphering marine microbial mysteries throug...

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THURSDAY – OCTOBER 04, 2018

Liquid Handling Automation Enabling Computer-Aided Genetic Design

Developing scalable new biotechnology applications requires a close integration between software development, liquid handling robotics, and protocol development. At the London DNA Foundry, scientists are keen to optimize the construction o...

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MONDAY – SEPTEMBER 17, 2018

BEBPA 2018: Biopharmaceutical Discovery and Assay Development Using Acoustic Liquid Handling

This year’s annual meeting of the European Bioassay Conference (BEBPA) is taking place in Budapest, Hungary, from September 26...

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FRIDAY – SEPTEMBER 07, 2018

See You at the Basel Life MipTec Meeting!

We’re getting ready for next week’s life science mega-event, Basel Life MipTec, held in Switzerland. Thousands of scientists will...

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WEDNESDAY – AUGUST 22, 2018

SEngine Uses Patient-Derived Organoids to Help Oncologists Determine the Best Treatment Strategy

Scientists at SEngine are growing tumor organoids and dosing them with more than 120 drug combinations to see which one works best...

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MONDAY – AUGUST 13, 2018

Amyris Boosts Production and Reduces Expenses with Acoustic Liquid Handling

Scientists at Amyris have accelerated production and reduced manufacturing expenses by as much as 90 percent through their use of the Echo® Liquid Handler, according to Chance Elliot, the company’s Director of Automation Engineering...

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THURSDAY – AUGUST 02, 2018

More Data, More Problems – New Group Sheds Genomics in Favor of Practical Approaches

When it comes to modern medicine, Tony Letai prefers to go old school. Keep it simple, he says. Simple assays. Simple analysis. Keep it real, he says. Real patient samples. Real-time results.

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