Accelerate to discover

Back to filter

Related topics

Anesthesia in small animals: How to optimize management?

RWD

Apr 22, 2021

Anesthesia is just a complex technique in which the administration of anesthetics drugs is the less important step.

Cytek webinar : Evaluating Spectral Cytometry for Immune Profiling in Viral Disease

Cytek Biosciences

Apr 19, 2021

In conventional fluorescence cytometry, each fluorophore in a panel is measured in a target detector, through the use...

Rethinking 3D cell culture with IncuCyte: advanced cell cultures from iPSCs and organoids

Sartorius

Apr 14, 2021

The world is neither flat nor two-dimensional, so why should cell culture be? Traditional cell culture systems grow...

May 12, 2021

Cytek webinar recording : Improved flow cytometry assay resolution with autofluorescence extraction

Cytek Biosciences

Mar 30, 2021

The power of autofluorescence extraction in the detection of dim fluorescence on highly autofluorescent cells, and the...

Bruker webinar : High-resolution exploration of ESM-based vascularized tissue-flaps

Bruker Biospin

Mar 22, 2021

By employing a tissue engineering approach based on biological tissue constructs, Dr. Redenski has fabricated composite...

May 12, 2021

ACCELA Educational webinar series : Cytek Aurora in action, how to easily resolve highly overlapping dyes ?

Cytek Biosciences

Mar 8, 2021

During this webinar, presented by Riccardo Pasculli, Head of Application Support @ ACCELA, we will cover: technology...

Show all topics (10)

Studying bacterial biofilm formation and stress responses using the BioFlux microfluidic platform

Dec 14, 2017

Tuesday, December 19, 2017, 5:00 pm CET.

Dr. Mark Webber, Quadrum Institute Bioscience.

Biofilm formation and host-pathogen interactions are frequently studied using multiwell plates; however, these closed systems lack shear force, which is present at several sites in the host, such as the intestinal and urinary tracts. Recently, microfluidic systems that incorporate shear force and very small volumes have been developed to provide cell biology models that resemble in vivo conditions. Therefore, the objective of this study was to determine if the BioFlux 200 microfluidic system could be used to study host-pathogen interactions and biofilm formation by pathogenic bacterias. Strains of various pathotypes were selected to establish the growth conditions for the formation of biofilms in the BioFlux 200 system on abiotic (glass) or biotic (eukaryotic-cell) surfaces. We describe here a microfluidic method for high-throughput screening that could be used to identify novel factors involved in biofilm formation and host-pathogen interactions under shear force.

Register now

Webinar

Related technologies: Cell interaction studies

Get more info

Riccardo Pasculli

Head of application support

Riccardo

Pasculli

+420 731 127 717

Send Message

Brand profile

Fluxion Biosciences

With BioFlux System for live cell analysis under shear flow and IsoFlux System for circulating tumor cell analysis, Fluxion Biosciences turn power of benchtop cellular analysis with advanced tools to automate complex assays.

Related products

System that offers a fully-integrated solution for automated, high throughput shear flow assays

show detail

Core control system, integrated to any inverted microscope to introduce flow to your research

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