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.

TUESDAY – MARCH 26, 2019

At BEBPA 2019, Biotech Scientists Reported Bioassay Benefits from Echo Liquid Handlers

The Labcyte team was delighted to attend this year’s BEBPA US Bioassay Conference in San Pedro, Calif., where scientists from Amgen and Catalent Biologics gave presentations that included data from their use of the Echo Liquid Handler. In...

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THURSDAY – MARCH 14, 2019

Tierra Biosciences is Moving Biological Manufacturing to The Mainstream

With the continual demand for new therapeutics, the team at Tierra Biosciences (formerly Synvitrobio) is on a mission to derive natural products such as antibiotics from microbes. In a recent webinar, we spoke with Tierra CEO Zachary Sun t...

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WEDNESDAY – MARCH 13, 2019

Acoustic Liquid Handling Enables 40x Reduction in Volume for DNA Assemblies

Miniaturization throughout a workflow is a key part of lowering costs and speeding up the synthesis of DNA constructs. Here, we'll take a closer look at this process and see how using the NEB NEBuilder® HiFI DNA Assembly Cloning Kit and th...

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THURSDAY – FEBRUARY 14, 2019

Creating Solutions for Synthetic Biology and Beyond

The drive to apply automation to new workflows for gene synthesis, quality-control, and functional testing has pressured automation providers to evolve their offerings.

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THURSDAY – DECEMBER 20, 2018

Revolutionizing Microbial Sequencing: UCSD Scientists Develop New 16S rRNA Method Using Acoustic Liquid Handling

When your sample sizes range in the thousands, the cost of library preparation can be critical. Miniaturization and automation have proven to be game-changing for scientists using costly whole-genome sequencing and cDNA synthesis methods....

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