Saturday, 06 Mar 2021

Topics related by tag: Research methods

Semi-Automatic Analysis of Invasion and Migration Transwell Assays (I-AbACUS)

Transwell assays are another common experimental approach for the quantification of migration and invasion (see also Automatic quantification of (cancer) cell invasiveness). This method relies on a semi-permeable membrane and a layer of ...

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Automatic quantification of (cancer) cell invasiveness

Quantification of (cancer) cell invasiveness can be obtained through the "scratch wound healing assay", a simple experimental framework evaluating the rate at which the tested cells are able to fill a gap expressly produced in a confluent culture. Despite its being widely used, the approaches used to analyse this in-vitro assay lack standardization and do not allow ...

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