Accelerate to discover

Back to filter

Related topics

IncuCyte Live-Cell Analysis System - nearly 3,000 publications and counting!

Sartorius

Jan 21, 2020

IncuCyte has now reached over 2,000 cited publications! Search our publications filter to see what exciting research is...

Development of superparamagnetic nanoparticles as an efficient contrast agent for multimodal imaging

Bruker Biospin

Jan 16, 2020

Gadolinium‐based contrast agents are used to provide diagnostic information in clinical magnetic resonance...

IncuCyte live-cell analysis system for live-cell visualization of neuronal activity

Sartorius

Jan 13, 2020

A major impediment to studying diseases affecting the human nervous system is the ability to monitor, analyze, and...

Latest updates to Bionano Access and Bionano Solve

BioNano Genomics

Jan 8, 2020

Bionano Access v1.5 and Bionano Solve v3.5 are the latest updates to Bionano visualization software and analysis tools....

Jan 22, 2020

The qNano Gold: Obtain the most detailed Information for each individual nanoparticle

IZON

Jan 6, 2020

The qNano Gold measures particles using the Tunable Resistive Pulse Sensing (TRPS) principle. TRPS is the most powerful...

The importance of titrating Viability dyes on the Aurora Spectral Cytometer

Cytek Biosciences

Jan 2, 2020

What is the best way to decide when your viability is titrated properly? Unlike titrating antibodies how to determine...

New analysis open modules expand capabilities of Guava Muse flow cytometer

Luminex

Dec 30, 2019

Sophisticated cell analysis doesn’t have to be complicated or costly. With the Guava Muse cell analyzer, you can now...

Jan 22, 2020

High molecular weight DNA from bone marrow aspirates samples in 4 hrs

BioNano Genomics

Dec 23, 2019

With Bionano Prep SP BMA DNA Isolation kit, transform the way you are isolating UHMW DNA from this complex sample type...

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

Acea Biosciences

ACEA manufactures 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