Janet Woodcock: CDER, Safety, And The Cutting Edge By Wayne Koberstein, Life Science Leader magazine
Safety and innovation have become the twin poles of a dynamic struggle that both embattles and empowers the FDA's Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER). Of all the changes CDER Director Janet Woodcock, M.D., has witnessed during her 20+ years at the FDA, emergence of the center's lightning-rod role in drug safety and its assumption of new responsibilities for innovative treatments reveal the struggle most clearly.
Washing Technique For Microtiter Wells By Cygnus Technologies Inc.
Our experience has shown that the most frequent cause of customer problems in the performance of ELISA is due to plate washing equipment and technique. While the goal of washing is to remove unbound reactants, many technicians fail to understand that the washing step can also dissociate antibody bound reactants and can do so in a highly variable manner.
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