Corporate Banner
Satellite Banner
Biologics & Bioprocessing
Scientific Community
 
Become a Member | Sign in
Home>News>This Article
  News
Return

BioGenes Launches Enhanced Generic HCP Assay

Published: Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Bookmark and Share
CHO|360-HCP ELISA for early stage biologics production.

BioGenes GmbH has announced that it has launched a new generic HCP assay with enhanced HCP recovery properties.

The CHO|360-HCP ELISA is designed to cover the broadest possible spectrum of antigens by integrating four different assay types.

An upfront feasibility test will identify the most suitable ELISA kit thus allowing to greatly increasing HCP recovery.

CHO|360-HCP ELISAs employ antibodies of HCPs from different species. By immunizing rabbits and goats with HCPs of a non-transfected CHO cell line combined with a unique approach for antigen and antibody preparation as well as an optimized purification strategy, BioGenes has developed a panel of four different HCP ELISAs that altogether build up the enhanced generic CHO|360-HCP Assay.

Dagmar Schwertner-Knoll, Marketing Director of BioGenes GmbH said: “Our strategy is to offer different ELISA kits for HCP detection. An upfront feasibility test, performed by the customer or by BioGenes as a service, enables the selection of the most suitable kit for a specific process and greatly increases the HCP recovery for most samples.”

For all four assay types the lower limit of detection (LOD) is between 0.5–1 ng/ml and the lower limit of quantification (LOQ) is 2–3 ng/ml with a working range between 2–100 ng/ml.

A high specificity for the antigen in all four assays was determined by 2D western blotting with the respective antibodies.


Further Information

Join For Free

Access to this exclusive content is for Technology Networks Premium members only.

Join Technology Networks Premium for free access to:

  • Exclusive articles
  • Presentations from international conferences
  • Over 3,200+ scientific posters on ePosters
  • More than 4,600+ scientific videos on LabTube
  • 35 community eNewsletters


Sign In



Forgotten your details? Click Here
If you are not a member you can join here

*Please note: By logging into TechnologyNetworks.com you agree to accept the use of cookies. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our privacy policy.

Related Content

BioGenes and Eurofins BioPharma Product Testing Munich
Company has announced collaboration with Eurofins BioPharma Product Testing Munich for the HCP related impurity testing.
Saturday, June 04, 2016
Scientific News
ASMS 2016: Targeting Mass Spectrometry Tools for the Masses
The expanding application range of MS in life sciences, food, energy, and health sciences research was highlighted at this year's ASMS meeting in San Antonio, Texas.
Long-Term Culturing of Adult Stem Cells
A new procedure developed by Harvard Stem Cell Institute researchers (HSCI) at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) may revolutionize the culturing of adult stem cells.
Solutions for Biotherapeutic Characterization
Innovation to speed the routine.
Plant-Based Vaccine Among Front Runners In Search For New Polio Jab
A researcher from Norwich is part of a consortium that has been awarded $1.5 million to develop safer polio vaccines, using a new technique developed at the John Innes Centre.
Harnessing Helpful Microbes
Seeking to further harness microbes’ many uses, the federal government has launched the National Microbiome Initiative (NMI) to “foster the integrated study of microbiomes across different ecosystems.”
What Makes a Good Scientist?
It’s the journey, not just the destination that counts as a scientist when conducting research.
A New Approach to Chemical Synthesis
Communesins, originally found in fungus, could hold potential as cancer drugs.
Better Animal Model to Improve HIV Vaccine Development
Penn study identifies a new tool to produce better HIV vaccine designs.
First Large-Scale Proteogenomic Study of Breast Cancer
The study offers understanding of potential therapeutic targets.
Developing a More Precise Seasonal Flu Vaccine
During the 2014-15 flu season, the poor match between the virus used to make the world’s vaccine stocks and the circulating seasonal virus yielded a vaccine that was less than 20 percent effective.
SELECTBIO

SELECTBIO Market Reports
Go to LabTube
Go to eposters
 
Access to the latest scientific news
Exclusive articles
Upload and share your posters on ePosters
Latest presentations and webinars
View a library of 1,800+ scientific and medical posters
3,200+ scientific and medical posters
A library of 2,500+ scientific videos on LabTube
4,600+ scientific videos
Close
Premium CrownJOIN TECHNOLOGY NETWORKS PREMIUM FOR FREE!