Navigation Links
New IonWorks Barracuda Automated Patch Clamp System Meets Need for Affordable, Accelerated Screening of Ligand- & Voltage-Gated Ion Channels Via Direct Electrophysiology Assays
Date:9/28/2010

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Molecular Devices, Inc., a leader in bioanalytical systems for drug discovery & development, life science research, and bioassay/test development, today announced that it is taking orders for its new IonWorks Barracuda™ Automated Patch Clamp System.

(Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100406/SF82092LOGO)

(Logo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100406/SF82092LOGO)

Following the tradition of IonWorks® Systems before it, this new system delivers the highest throughput for automated electrophysiology analysis available at the lowest cost per data point. It also incorporates the patent-pending Population Patch Clamp™ (PPC) Recording Technology that revolutionized ion channel screening and has become the standard for directed library and hit-to-lead applications.

The IonWorks Barracuda System can screen both voltage-gated and rapidly-desensitizing ligand-gated ion channels due to the unique design of the Patch Plate Consumable and an electrode plate that enables researchers to add compound while recording. In addition, the system can generate more than 1,100 data points per hour as a result of being able to add compounds and record from 384-wells simultaneously.  

Measuring from 384 wells in parallel means that researchers can now complete a screening experiment in as little as 20 minutes, making the new IonWorks Barracuda System the technology of choice for drug discovery programs focused on ion channel targets. No other system on the market today can provide the same combination of throughput and low cost per data point for screening large, directed compound libraries against ion channel targets via direct electrophysiology assays. Because of the low running costs of IonWorks platforms the system can
'/>"/>

SOURCE Molecular Devices, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine technology :

1. Magellan Biosciences Companies to Feature Automated Products and New Tests for MRSA at the American Society for Microbiology Meeting, Booth 743
2. Resurgent Health and Medical Announces That Childrens Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota has Ordered 25 CleanTech Automated Handwashing Systems
3. ABAXIS Announces Launch of the First Fully Automated Canine Wellness Profile That Includes a Canine Heartworm Antigen Test
4. Luminous Medical, Inc. Secures Exclusive Rights to Glucose Sensor for Its Automated Glucose Monitor
5. JDRF Forms Partnership With Animas to Develop First-Generation Automated System for Managing Type 1 Diabetes
6. Enigma Diagnostics Showcases Its Unique Fully Automated rtPCR Based ML (Mini-Laboratory) Instrument For Point-of-Care Testing at MEDICA 2009 In Dusseldorf, Germany
7. Abbott Submits New Automated Ovarian Cancer Test for U.S. Approval
8. Corgenix Medical Corp. Announces Launch of Products for Automated Systems
9. heipha, Biotest, and MODA Introduce Pre-barcoded Culture Media Plates with Automated Solution for Paperless Environmental Monitoring
10. Immucor Announces FDA Clearance of NEO, the Companys Fourth Generation Automated Instrument
11. Copan Redefines Automated Specimen Processing with Groundbreaking New Features
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/15/2014)... PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. , Jan. 15, 2014  In an ... C. difficile and TB in ambulances and other transport vehicles, an ... being used by rescue personnel for the first time. ... coming in contact with these deadly pathogens, West Palm ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... 2014  Echo Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: ECTE ) ... System as a non-invasive, wireless continuous glucose monitoring system, ... Chairman and Interim CEO of Echo Therapeutics, will present ... Conference. Mr. Doman will make a ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... NEW YORK , Jan. 15, 2014 ... research report is available in its catalogue: ... & Forecast – Worldwide Analysis ... Pump Market Analysis ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Superbugs No Longer Ride In Rescue Vehicles 2Echo Therapeutics to Present at the Noble Financial Capital Markets' Tenth Annual Equity Conference 2Echo Therapeutics to Present at the Noble Financial Capital Markets' Tenth Annual Equity Conference 3Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 2Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 3Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 4Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 5Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 6Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 7Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 8Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 9Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 10Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 11Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 12Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 13Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 14Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 15Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 16Insulin Pump Market & Forecast - Worldwide Analysis 17
... April 18, 2012  CAQH® announced today that ... the Universal Provider Datasource® (UPD®), demonstrating that ... standard for self-reported provider data used to ... network directories, referrals and claims administration. ...
... Live has revealed further details of the newest event ... (SEA) 2012. Set to debut from 10-12 May 2012 at ... first trade show and exhibition of its kind to be ... CPhI SEA will provide a meeting place ...
Cached Medicine Technology:One Million Healthcare Providers Now Use the CAQH Universal Provider Datasource 2One Million Healthcare Providers Now Use the CAQH Universal Provider Datasource 3Leading Pharma Ingredients Event Debuts in Growing ASEAN Market 2Leading Pharma Ingredients Event Debuts in Growing ASEAN Market 3
(Date:4/24/2014)... A national response to the epidemic of prescription opioid ... England Journal of Medicine by leaders of agencies ... The commentary calls upon health care providers to ... and reduce overdose deaths, and describes a number of ... medications. The commentary also discusses how medications can be ...
(Date:4/24/2014)... NH, 4/24/14) Dartmouth has been awarded one of ... serve as a Lead Academic Participating Site in its ... Award recipients are a select groups of investigators charged ... fewer cooperative groups., The NCTN grant system reflects recommendations ... It streamlines operations to achieve four goals:, ...
(Date:4/24/2014)... scientist at the University of York reveals that a ... of the nervous system may also play a pivotal ... research team, led by Dr Will Brackenbury, a Medical ... York, has studied how voltage-gated sodium channels assist in ... in the membranes of excitable cells, such as neurons, ...
(Date:4/23/2014)... for a new experimental drug to treat acute ... with CPX-351, a combination of the chemotherapeutic drugs ... patients treated with the standard drug formulation. ... aggressive blood cancer with very low rates of ... Lancet, M.D., senior member of the Department of ...
(Date:4/23/2014)... 23, 2014 The American Society for Radiation Oncology ... of Postoperative Radiation Therapy for Endometrial Cancer: An ... adjuvant radiation therapy in the treatment of endometrial ... the May-June 2014 issue of Practical Radiation ... of ASTRO. The full-length guideline is available as ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:HHS leaders call for expanded use of medications to combat opioid overdose epidemic 2Health News:HHS leaders call for expanded use of medications to combat opioid overdose epidemic 3Health News:HHS leaders call for expanded use of medications to combat opioid overdose epidemic 4Health News:Dartmouth awarded lead role in NCI clinical trials network 2Health News:Dartmouth awarded lead role in NCI clinical trials network 3Health News:Breast cancer replicates brain development process 2Health News:Moffitt Cancer Center's phase 3 study may be game-changer for acute myeloid leukemia 2Health News:ASTRO issues guideline on the role of postoperative radiation therapy for endometrial cancer 2Health News:ASTRO issues guideline on the role of postoperative radiation therapy for endometrial cancer 3
... done too soon can lead to respiratory trouble, other ... -- The rise in Caesarean deliveries could be fueling ... these early births carry risks, including respiratory problems, jaundice ... Tuesday during a March of Dimes conference in New ...
... been selected as the Grand Prize winner of the Jump Start ... ... Hudson, OH (PRWEB) December 18, 2008 -- A resident of ... the Jump Start ,09 national online sweepstakes sponsored by ActiveAmericans.com ...
... wellness center, will implement the C4 IP™ hosted VoIP and ... ... Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) December 18, 2008 -- ... implement the C4 IP™ hosted VoIP and ...
... recognize human gestures could provide a new way for ... related system for the able bodied could also be ... is described in detail in a forthcoming issue of ... , Manolya Kavakli of the Virtual and Interactive Simulations ...
... up after 3 years, study finds , , THURSDAY, Dec. 18 ... medication to prevent narrowing of the artery do better one ... stents, a new study shows. , However, within three years ... a greater risk of more surgery to increase blood flow ...
... Group-based treatment programs may effectively combat childhood obesity ... Florida study. , Children who participated in one of ... less overweight compared with children in a control group. ... Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine . , The ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Elective Early Deliveries Pose Risks for Babies 2Health News:Elective Early Deliveries Pose Risks for Babies 3Health News:Pittsburgh Area Resident Wins $15,000 In Online Sweepstakes 2Health News:MALO CLINIC Avoids Capital Expense and Gains Scalability with Hosted Unified Communications 2Health News:MALO CLINIC Avoids Capital Expense and Gains Scalability with Hosted Unified Communications 3Health News:MALO CLINIC Avoids Capital Expense and Gains Scalability with Hosted Unified Communications 4Health News:Gesture recognition 2Health News:Coated Stents Better Than Bare Metal Ones in Short Run 2Health News:Group treatment may help children achieve healthier weights 2Health News:Group treatment may help children achieve healthier weights 3
... in Canons DR innovations, the CXDI-31 is ... a compact and lightweight design, the Canon ... conventional screen-film cassettes. It is designed to ... to get with fixed devices and supports ...
... a cost-effective synthetic bone filler tailored ... Phosphate (TCP) and Hydroxyapatite (HAP), its ... BAB formulates the chemistry and microstructure ... This formulation provides optimal osteo-conduction. The ...
The Oscor PACE 101 H is an external single chamber cardiac demand pacemaker. The PACE 101 H feature an option for a atrial overdrive stimulation....
... TAU Lead is a ... stimulation lead for temporary ... The unique shaft design ... straight or preformed stylets ...
Medicine Products: