Accelerate to discover

Back to filter

Related topics

Discover the Celloger live-cell analyzers : miniaturized and powerful tools for every Biologist

Curiosis

Apr 5, 2024

Celloger live-cell analyzers, image and analyze your cells in real-time, inside your incubator. With its exceptional...

The chicken chorioallantoic membrane as a low-cost, high-throughput model for cancer imaging

Precision X-Ray

Apr 4, 2024

Here, we assessed the chicken chorioallantoic membrane (CAM) as an alternative to mice for preclinical cancer imaging...

A microthrombus-driven fixed-point cleaved nanosystem for preventing post-thrombolysis recurrence

IVIM Technology

Apr 3, 2024

A thrombin-responsive and fixed-point cleaved Fu@pep-CLipo was developed for highly efficient and precise thrombolysis...

Webinar: Multimodal Assessment of Hypoxia in Tumors: From the Lab to the Clinic

Bruker Biospin

Apr 2, 2024

25 April 2024, 4PM CET
This webinar will be of interest to multiple profiles in the community of biomedical
...

Apr 20, 2024

Multiplexed tissue imaging using the Orion platform to reveal the Spatial Biology of Cancer

RareCyte

Mar 27, 2024

In this webinar Prof. Sandro Santagata, will reveal how Orion high-plex imaging and the use of this data, is valuable...

Cytek SpectroFlo Software Version 3.3 has been released!

Cytek Biosciences

Mar 25, 2024

SpectroFlo Software Version 3.3 has been released, enabling new assays with SpectroFlo Software version 3.3, including...

A 19-color single-tube Full Spectrum Flow Cytometry for the detection of Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Cytek Biosciences

Mar 13, 2024

This recent publication in Cytometry Part A describes the development and comprehensive workflow of a single-tube,...

Apr 20, 2024

18F-labeled somatostatin analogs for somatostatin receptors (SSTRs) targeted PET imaging of NETs

MOLECUBES

Mar 11, 2024

A novel 18F-radiolabeled somatostatin analogue, [Al18F]NODA-MPAA-HTA, was synthesized and evaluated for positron...

Show all topics (10)

Real-time monitoring of adverse effects on cardiomyocytes derived from Embryonic Stem Cells

Nov 3, 2016

Up to now, the pre-clinical analysis of all these parameters has been hampered by the lack of both (1) a standardized, pure cardiac cell and tissue model to monitor cardiac-specific toxicity and (2) a suitable technology-platform for continuous, label-free analysis of cell function and integrity. These impediments are now addressed by the xCELLigence Real-Time Cell Analyzer (RTCA) System, in combination with pure cardiomyocytes generated from mouse embryonic stem cells.

To predict the pharmacological and toxicological effects of a drug, scientists use either recombinant cell systems such as cell lines expressing specific ion channels or primary cardiomyocytes prepared from, for example, neonatal rats. The disadvantages of these systems are that recombinant cell lines lack the physiological ion channel environment and functional humoral regulation. Freshly isolated primary cardiomyocytes, although showing physio-logical properties, are costly and time consuming to produce and difficult to standardize. Furthermore, the possibility of contamination with other cell types increases the variability of data and reduces the reliability of test results.

Read more

Scientific paper
Application
Product news

Related technologies: Real-time, label free cell analysis

Get more info

Riccardo Pasculli

Head of application support

Riccardo

Pasculli

+420 731 127 717

Send Message

Brand profile

Agilent technologies

Agilent provides xCELLigence impedance-based, label-free, real time cell analysis system and NovoCyte flow cytometers.

Related products

Cardio Instrument is a high-resolution system for label-free-dual-mode monitoring of cardiomyocyte and cardiotoxicity testing

show detail

The new CardioECR system combines impedance and Multi Electrode Array (MEA) technology with a pacing function

show detail

We supply and support Life-Science Technologies in the territory of Central and Eastern Europe.

Czech Republic

Slovakia

Hungary

Poland

Croatia

Slovenia

Serbia

Romania

Bulgaria

Latvia

Lithuania

Estonia

Russia

Ukraine

Belarus

Turkey