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TUESDAY, AUGUST 09, 2016

DDW Magazine Interviews Labcyte Customer Chris Voigt of MIT about Synthetic Biology

The summer issue of Drug Discovery World magazine contains a great interview about synthetic biology with our customer Chris Voigt, a professor of biological engineering at MIT.

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FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2016

ARTICLE: Individualized Medicine vs. Precision Medicine - DDNews

There are people who will die of cancer this week even though there are drugs that could help them. At the same time, hundreds of patients will undergo cancer chemotherapy that, while debilitating and expensive, will not cure them of their disease.

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THURSDAY, JUNE 09, 2016

WEBINAR: Enabling Cancer Research with Echo Acoustic Liquid Handlers: a PI3K Pathway Case Study

Class I Phosphoinositide 3-kinase (PI3K) proteins have been extensively characterized with respect to their roles in cell proliferation and tumorigenesis, and serve as highly sought-after targets for oncogenic drug development. Labcyte Sr. Applications Scientist Linda Orren will present a series of experiments, all of which target some aspect of the PI3K pathway. These case studies will highlight specifics of assay development and miniaturization that are uniquely enabled by Echo Acoustic Liquid Handlers.

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MONDAY, APRIL 25, 2016

Improved Cell Screening Shows Promise for Leukemia Patients

In an article recently published by In Vivo: Business & Medicine Report, author Mark Ratner writes about the growing use of high-throughput cell screening to identify combinations of therapeutics that are effective against cancer.

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MONDAY, APRIL 25, 2016

Acoustic Liquid Handling Is Making Personalized Medicine a Reality

Labcyte Senior Research Fellow Joe Olechno has a new article in Personalized Medicine in Oncology that offers an informative view of how the Echo® Liquid Handler based on acoustic droplet ejection technology has been instrumental in recent efforts using ex vivo cell assays to inform individualized treatment decisions.

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THURSDAY, APRIL 21, 2016

At SynBioBeta London, a Maturing Field Garners Industrial Interest

The Labcyte team was delighted to participate in the recent SynBioBeta meeting held in London. It’s the second year we’ve exhibited at this great event, and it was gratifying to find that even more people there have been using our tools to propel their synthetic biology projects forward.

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