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THURSDAY, JANUARY 05, 2017

Labcyte Tutorials @SLAS2017!

We look forward to starting each year off with the annual SLAS 2017 conference, which is happening this year in Washington DC, Feb 4-8. Labcyte is offering a series of useful tutorials at this year’s meeting, which you can register for here.

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THURSDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2016

Customer Spotlight: Ionis Pharmaceuticals

Scientists at Ionis Pharmaceuticals have spent more than 27 years developing RNA-targeting medicines called antisense therapeutics, making the company a leader in the discovery and development of this exciting new class of drugs...

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WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2016

Dr. Allan Jordan of Cancer Research UK Interviewed by Mendelspod

Allan Jordan is Head of Chemistry, Drug Discovery Unit of Cancer Research UK (CRUK) Manchester institute, the largest single disease research charity in the world. He is also a Labcyte customer who was profiled in an award-winning video where he discussed how he used the Echo® Liquid Handler to advance his research and drug discovery work.

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WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 09, 2016

Animal-friendly Serial Microsampling Cuts Costs and Improves Data Quality

We’re pleased to report a new application for the Echo Liquid Handler, with plenty of resources available if you’re interested in learning more. Serial microsampling allows scientists to use fewer animals in studies and reduce costs without compromising data quality. This is particularly useful for scientists conducting pharmacokinetics (PK) and pharmacodynamics (PD) research.

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MONDAY, NOVEMBER 07, 2016

Labcompare Feature: The Automated Lab

According to a new article on Labcompare.com, there is a lot to love about automated laboratory platforms, including ease of use, economy, and improved accuracy. And liquid handling has been at the center of lab automation for years, notes author Mike May.

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WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2016

Cheers to Ginkgo Bioworks on the Launch of Bioworks2!

We’d like to give a shout out to our customers at Ginkgo Bioworks for the launch of their lab, Bioworks2. According to an article by Eliza Strickland in IEEE Spectrum, “with the help of some nifty robotic equipment” – including our Echo Liquid Handlers – “Ginkgo has created a factory for churning out exotic lifeforms, the likes of which have never before been seen on this planet.”

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SUNDAY, OCTOBER 09, 2016

Join Us in Vancouver at ASHG 2016

The annual meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics is right around the corner, and the Labcyte team is looking forward to the festivities in Vancouver. The conference will run from October 18th to 22nd, bringing together more than 6,000 scientists for an unparalleled overview of the year’s progress in genetics and genomics.

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