Navigation Links
Molecular Devices and Cytena Partner to Launch the CloneSelect Single-Cell Printer
Date:9/19/2017

Molecular Devices, LLC, a leader in protein and cell biology technologies, today announced a partnership with Cytena GmbH to launch the CloneSelect™ Single-Cell Printer™ in North America. This novel system utilizes sophisticated microfluidics-based technology and real-time image analysis to isolate single cells and provide visual documentation of monoclonality for use in cell line development.

Clonal cell line development has been receiving increasing focus and investment as a method for producing targeted therapeutics. As a part of the development process, cells producing high amounts of the antibody of interest need to be selectively isolated to be able to move them forward for additional screening. The CloneSelect SCP accelerates antibody discovery by allowing for automated isolation of single cells into standard 96- and 384- well plates for a wide range of cell types.

“We are very excited about this product and how it allows us to expand our toolset in the fast-growing biotherapeutics market,” said Greg Milosevich, President at Molecular Devices. “Our customers have been seeking ways to bring biologics and biosimilars to market more quickly, and we continue to invest in technologies that accelerate time-consuming process steps.”

Traditional methods for single cell sorting in cell line development suffer from drawbacks including low sorting efficiencies, low cell viabilities, and limited evidence of monoclonality. The CloneSelect SCP overcomes these limitations by screening for both single cells and for cell morphology immediately prior to gently depositing in the well, ensuring high cell viability. The use of sterilized, disposable cartridges also ensures the prevention of any cross-contamination or need for in-situ sterilization. During deposition, images of single cells are provided, giving customers the confidence of knowing their cell lines are monoclonal.

“This partnership will accelerate the continued growth of our business,” said Jonas Schoendube, CEO at Cytena. “We are looking forward to having additional commercial capabilities in the United States and Canada as a result of our work with Molecular Devices, and we believe that this relationship will bring superior service to our customer base.”

About Molecular Devices, LLC
Molecular Devices is one of the world's leading providers of high-performance bioanalytical measurement systems, software and consumables and is dedicated to helping customers unravel the complexity of biological systems. Included within a broad product portfolio are platforms for high-throughput screening, genomic and cellular analysis, colony selection and microplate detection. These innovative instruments, combined with scientific expertise, assays, and analytics tools for protein and cell biology enable scientists to explore life’s most important questions. The company is headquartered in Silicon Valley, California with offices around the globe.

About cytena, GmbH
Cytena GmbH is an established start-up in the field of life science, founded in 2014 in Freiburg, Germany and focuses on single-cell technologies. The Cytena team has developed the patented single-cell printing technology that enables deposition of single cells in a documented, viable and sterile workflow. The Single-Cell Printers™ are manufactured in Germany and marketed worldwide. In 2017, the majority of the top ten pharma companies use Single-Cell Printers to ensure fast antibody development.

For more information, visit: http://www.moleculardevices.com/CloneSelectSCP

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2017/09/prweb14708863.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2017 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved


Related biology technology :

1. Stemina Biomarker Discovery Prepares to Commercialize Autism Diagnostic Products; Appoints New Board Member, Heiner Dreismann, Former Head of Roche Molecular Diagnostics
2. Panel Convened at Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Meeting Say MO-99 Supplies are Secure
3. Molecular Devices Introduces SpectraMax DuoLuc Reporter Assay Kit
4. Molecular or Immunoassay? Which Technology Will Win the Race for the Point of Care Diagnostics Market?
5. 2017 Foresight Fellows Announced in Molecular Machines, Space, Longevity, Artificial Intelligence
6. Molecular Assemblies Appoints Floyd E. Romesberg from The Scripps Research Institute to Scientific Advisory Board
7. Caprion Biosciences wird Kurzlehrgang und Poster bei Molecular Medicine Tri-Conference in San Francisco präsentieren
8. Global Biomarkers Technologies, Markets and Companies Report 2017-2025: Proteomics, Metabolomics, Molecular Diagnostics, Drug Discovery, Clinical Trials, and Bioinformatics - Research and Markets
9. Global Molecular Diagnostics Analysis Report 2010-2016: Deal Trends, Key Players, Top Deal Values & Deals Financials - Research and Markets
10. Benchling Announces First Of Its Kind Molecular Biology 2.0 Software Enabling Scientists To Run Thousands Of Experiments At Once
11. Global Molecular Diagnostics Research Report 2017: Focus on Technologies, Applications, Regulations, Markets and Companies to 2025 - Research and Markets
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/25/2018)... (PRWEB) , ... July 25, 2018 , ... ... vivo research utilizing its state-of-the-art Digital Vivarium™ and Vium Cloud approach to accelerate ... to Chief Scientific Officer. Additionally, the company announced the appointment of Jeff Caron ...
(Date:7/25/2018)... ... July 25, 2018 , ... Almac Clinical ... and supplies data through its flagship IXRS® 3 Interactive Response Technology (IRT) ... This podcast features both Almac thought leaders and outside experts discussing best practices ...
(Date:7/24/2018)... OMAHA, Neb. (PRWEB) , ... July 23, 2018 ... ... the impact of a biofield energy treated nutraceutical to increase immunity and improve ... well as, immune function response assessed in the preclinical research were significantly reduced. ...
(Date:7/24/2018)... ... , ... Boval was founded in 1978 when Mr. Douglas Northcott began making ... days most of the BSA manufactured was for blood banking reagents; however, in the ... cards changed that market and displaced most of the large volume needs. Boval ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:8/1/2018)... (PRWEB) , ... August 01, 2018 , ... Dr. Asher ... announced the winning recipients of the 2018 IAC Awards at the 23rd World Congress ... the committee also named four faculty to receive the Distinguished Fellowship Awards. , Dr. ...
(Date:7/31/2018)... ... , ... ACEA Biosciences, is a privately owned biotechnology company which develops cutting ... RTCA S16, which the ideal entry level model for exploratory studies in cell biology. ... in any standard CO2 tissue culture incubator. The user friendly RTCA software allows ...
(Date:7/29/2018)... , ... July 29, 2018 , ... Dr. William Plikerd, ... energy treated nutraceutical to improve overall immunity and to combat inflammation and autoimmune disorders. ... as inflammation. The following data was reported:, Up to ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):