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high-throughput screening

The testing of the biological or pharmacological properties of molecules by immersion in a large number of chemical baths or cellular systems. It is used, e.g., to determine whether any of a group of chemicals has specific therapeutic actions.
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High throughput screening strategies that make use of recent advances in array-based detectors and imaging technologies have greatly reduced the time needed to conduct analysis and improved accuracy of testing.
Hamilton's McMaster University established a high throughput screening laboratory as a project sponsored by the Ontario Research and Development Challenge Fund (ORDCF).
The Caliper 250 HTS system debuted this week at the Society for Biomolecular Screening (SBS) 2001 Conference in Baltimore, the industry's largest forum for high throughput screening technologies.
Under the agreement, SmithKline Beecham will obtain early access to LJL's next generation high throughput screening platform, called FLARe.
At present, high throughput screening laboratories face the challenges of tighter budgets and the need to develop new drug candidates.
Our goal is to be the first to market with products such as CRITERION which allow high throughput screening professionals to meet today's demanding deadlines and accomplish more with fewer resources.
This new report includes analysis and data from interviews with HTS laboratory directors at these centers to better understand their impact on the high throughput screening market.
Further, the high throughput screening mechanism has undergone radical changes with many disruptive technologies yielding better results and requiring parallel improvements on the supporting instrumentation.
Since 1999, Velocity 11 has combined innovative engineering with high standards of quality and customer service, to design and manufacture flexible high-performance automation systems and instruments for applications that include medium to high throughput screening of cell-based and enzyme assays, ELISA, plasmid and sequencing preparation, PCR clean-up, solubility, and more.
RapidFire(TM) Lead Discovery uses mass spectrometry to enable high throughput screening of functional biochemical assays via label-free analysis of native substrates.
OTC: BMGC) announced today that it has been approved by the Mexican Government and the Mexican Health Ministry to conduct clinical trials for the company's patented High Throughput Screening - Magnetic Testing Platform (HTS-MTP).
a provider of novel array-based gene expression assay technology and services for the life sciences industry, today announced the availability of a new ArrayPlate to measure four genes in each well of a 384-well plate for high throughput screening and profiling.

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