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    FCDI Notebook July 2021Issue highlights:

    • News:
      • FUJIFILM Cellular Dynamics Launches iCell® Microglia Alzheimer's Disease Panel
      • Announcing the Launch of iCell Motor Neurons TDP43 New Models for ALS and Frontotemporal Dementia
    •  Events:
      • Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2021: Talk with us In-Person! Come to our booth #2513 at AAIC in Denver
      • ISSCR2 2021: See the Poster- Microfluidic High-Throughput Screening Platform to Screen Pre-Clinical Stage Compound Effects on Neurite Outgrowth of Human Motor Neurons Post-Injury
    • Publications:
      • Design of Synthetic Promoters for Controlled Expression of Therapeutic Genes in Retinal Pigment Epithelial Cells
      • Improving Reliability and Reducing Costs of Cardiotoxicity Assessments Using Laser-Induced Cell Poration on Microelectrode Arrays
    • Applications:
      • Measuring Cardiac Contractility with FLEXcyte 96 System
      • Measuring Neural Network Activity on MEA: Co-Culture of iCell GlutaNeurons with iCell Astrocytes

    FCDI Notebook June 2021Issue highlights:

    • News:
      • BlueRock Therapeutics, FUJIFILM Cellular Dynamics & Opsis Therapeutics Enter into a Strategic R&D Alliance to Discover & Develop Cell Therapies for Eye Diseases
    •  Events:
      • ISSCR 2021 Virtual - See Details of the FCDI Talk and Poster Presentations
    • Publications:
      • Design of Synthetic Promoters for Controlled Expression of Therapeutic Genes in Retinal Pigment Epithelial Cells
      • Improving Reliability and Reducing Costs of Cardiotoxicity Assessments Using Laser-Induced Cell Poration on Microelectrode Arrays
    • Applications:
      • New FCDI Application Protocol: Culturing and Assaying Calcium Transients of 3D Cardiac Tri-Culture Microtissues

    FCDI Notebook May 2021Issue highlights:

    • Events:
      • Nanion Research Ins]i[ghts Cardiac Safety Symposium 2021
      • ISSCR 2021 Virtual
    • Publications:
      • Cross-Platform Validation of Neurotransmitter Release Impairments in Schizophrenia Patient-Derived NRXN1-Mutant Neurons
      • Generation of Cryopreserved Macrophages from Normal and Genetically Engineered Human Pluripotent Stem Cells for Disease Modeling
      • High Content Screening and Proteomic Analysis Identify a Kinase Inhibitor that Rescues Pathological Phenotypes in a Patient-Derived Model of Parkinson's Disease
    • Applications:
      • 3D CNS Model of iPSC-Derived Neurons and Glia for High-Throughput Neurotoxicity Screening in the OrganoPlate®

    April 2021 FCDI NotebookIssue highlights:

    • Events:
      • Upcoming Meeting: Putting Science into Standards 2021 Edition: Organ-on-Chip
    • Publications:
      • Expression of HIV-1 Intron-Containing RNA in Microglia Induces Inflammatory Responses
      • Whole-Exome Sequencing and hiPSC Cardiomyocyte Models Identify MYRIPTRAPPC11, and SLC27A6 of Potential Importance to Left Ventricular Hypertrophy in an African Ancestry Population
      • Applying the CiPA Approach to Evaluate Cardiac Proarrhythmia Risk of Some Antimalarials Used Off-label in the First Wave of COVID-19
    • Applications:
      • Plating iCell Cardiomyocytes2 on CELLvo Matrix Plus
      • Measuring Electrical Activity of iCell Motor Neurons on MEA with Optional iCell Astrocytes Co-culture

    Issue highlights:

    • News:
      • FUJIFILM Cellular Dynamics and Sana Biotechnology Announce License Agreement for the Development of iPSC-Derived Cell Therapies
      • Fujifilm plans to use the therapeutic cGMP-compliant iPSC manufacturing facility of FUJIFILM Cellular Dynamics, Inc. to expand the contract development and manufacturing of the therapeutic.
    • Events:
      • Register now for the AXXAM Bootcamp Webinar: Riding the Calcium Wave on iCell GlutaNeurons During HTS
    • Publications:
      • hiPSC-Derived Neurons Provide a Robust and Physiologically Relevant In Vitro Platform to Test Botulinum Neurotoxins
      • Relationships Between Constituents of Energy Drinks and Beating Parameters in Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell (iPSC)-Derived Cardiomyocytes
      • High-Content Analysis and Kinetic Image Cytometry Identify Toxic and Epigenotoxic Effects of HIV Antiretrovirals on Human iPSC-Neurons and Primary Neural Precursor Cells
      • Assessing the Angiogenic Efficacy of Pleiotrophin Released from Injectable Heparin-Alginate Gels