Introducing the new Yokogawa Cell Voyager CV8000 Imaging System

from Wako Automation, September 2017 The new Yokogawa CV8000 system enables simultaneous 4-color imaging of live and fixed cells in microplate formats, including 96, 384 and 1536-well format. The key to high resolution, confocal imaging at high speed is the proprietary dual Nipkow spinning disk used with large sCMOS cameras. There are now options for … Read more…

CellProfiler 3.0 Release

CellProfiler is a free, open-source software put out by the CellProfiler project team based in the Carpenter Lab at the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT.  A cornerstone of cell analysis for high content screening for the past 11 years, CellProfiler is releasing version 3.0 this month. The new version was developed in collaboration with … Read more…

Deep Learning and CNNs for HCS

Genedata

In September, Genedata announced its Early Access Program to Deep Learning for High Content Screening (HCS) image analysis, which promised to shorten the time to accurately classify HCS images and detect new phenotypes.  This powerful new platform simplifies the complexity of developing analysis classifiers by letting the software sort the phenotypes into bins for review.  … Read more…