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Recent Cell-Based Assay Papers of Note: Jan 6, 2006

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Recent Cell-Based Assay Papers of Note

Journal Title Author(s) Lead Institution
Analytical Biochemistry
2005 Dec 1;
347(1): 129-34.
A live cell hormone-binding assay on transgenic bacteria expressing a eukaryotic receptor protein Romanov GA
et al
Free University of Berlin, Germany
Analytical Biochemistry
2005 Dec 15;
347(2): 213-20.
A genetically encoded indicator for assaying bioactive chemicals that induce nuclear transport of glucocorticoid receptor Kim SB et al University of Tokyo, Japan
Analytical Chemistry
2005 Dec 15;
77(24): 8050-6.
Single-cell microarray for analyzing cellular response Yamamura S
et al
Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Ishikawa, Japan
Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy
2005 Dec;
49(12): 4980-8.
High-throughput assays using a luciferase-expressing replicon, virus-like particles, and full-length virus for West Nile virus drug discovery Puig-Basagoiti F
et al
Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health, Albany, NY
Biomaterials
2006 Jan;
27(3): 452-9.
Stimulation of neurite outgrowth by neurotrophins delivered from degradable hydrogels Burdick JA
et al
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Mass.
Biotechniques
2005 Dec;
39(6): 894-7.
High-throughput phagocytosis assay utilizing a pH-sensitive fluorescent dye Beletskii A
et al
GE Global Research Center, Niskayuna, NY
Cell Calcium
2006 Jan;
39(1): 13-9.
Calcium imaging of individual erythrocytes: Problems and approaches Kaestner L
et al
Institute for Molecular Cell Biology, Saarland University, Homburg/Saar, Germany
Chemistry & Biology
2005 Dec;
12(12): 1281-9.
High-throughput screening of enzyme libraries: thiolactonases evolved by fluorescence-activated sorting of single cells in emulsion compartments Aharoni A
et al
Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
Journal of Biological Chemistry
2005 Dec 2;
280(48): 39709-15.
Novel inhibitors of bacterial cytokinesis identified by a cell-based antibiotic screening assay Stokes NR
et al
Prolysis, Oxfordshire, UK
Journal of Biomolecular Screening
2005 Dec 16;
[Epub ahead of print].
Identification of novel Kv1.3 blockers using a fluorescent cell-based ion-channel assay Slack M
et al
Evotec, Hamburg, Germany
Journal of Biomolecular Screening
2005 Nov 28
[Epub ahead of print]
A radioligand binding assay for antitubulin activity in tumor cells Young DH
et al
Rohm and Haas, Spring House, Penn.
Journal of Immunological Methods
2005 Nov 30;
306(1-1): 169-75.
Virus free, cell-based assay for the quantification of murine type I interferons Bollati-Fogolin M and Muller W German Research Center for Biotechnology, Braunschweig, Germany
Journal of Neuroscience Methods
2005 Dec 15;
149(2): 172-7.
FlexStation examination of 5-HT(3) receptor function using Ca2+- and membrane potential-sensitive dyes: Advantages and potential problems Price KL and Lummis SC University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
Lab Chip
2006 Jan;
6(1): 149-54.
Handheld recirculation system and customized media for microfluidic cell culture Futai N et al University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Lab on a Chip
2005 Dec;
5(12): 1380-6.

Cell docking inside microwells within reversibly sealed microfluidic channels for fabricating multiphenotype cell arrays Khademhosseini A et al Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Mass.
Life Sciences
Dec 22;
78(5): 467-75.
Novel approaches to plant drug discovery based on high-throughput pharmacological screening and genetic manipulation Littleton J
et al
Kentucky Tobacco Research and Development Center, Kentucky University, Lexington, Kent.
Nature Methods
2006 Jan;
3(1): 23-5.
Fluorescent sensors for rapid monitoring of intracellular cGMP Nikolaev VO
et al
Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Wurzburg, Germany
Nature Methods
2005 Dec;
2(12): 967-73.
High-throughput screening of effective siRNAs from RNAi libraries delivered via bacterial invasion Zhao HF
et al
Biotechnology Research Institute, National Research Council of Canada, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Toxicology
2005 Dec 15;
216(2-3): 154-67.
An in vitro approach to detect metabolite toxicity due to CYP3A4-dependent bioactivation of xenobiotics Vignati et al Nerviano Medical Sciences, Milan, Italy
Toxicology Letters
2005 Nov 26;
[Epub ahead of print].
Fluorescent Cell Chip:
a new in vitro approach for immunotoxicity screening
Wagner W et al Center for Medical Biology of Polish Academy of Sciences, Lodz, Poland
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