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.... Travel Award
Anne Zwartsen with travel award for neuronal work
Axion BioSystems Travel Award Winner: Congratulations Anne Zwartsen 

Congratulations to Anne Zwartsen, PhD from Utrecht University, the Netherlands for her recent Axion Travel Award. Anne presented her research on the effects of new psychoactive substances on neuronal activity at the INA17 Meeting, titled “Is the decrease in in vitro neuronal activity reversible following acute and prolonged exposure to new psychoactive substances (NPS)?”

Learn more about Anne's research here

Quezada Northwestern Travel Award
Axion BioSystems Travel Award Winner: Congratulations Maria Jose Quezada 

Congratulations to Maria Jose Quezada from Northwestern University, for her recent Axion Travel Award. Maria presented her research on understanding the influence of genetic variance in neurotrama at SfN 2019, titled “Phenotypic characterization of human iPSC-derived motor neurons that carry the common val66met single nucleotide polymorphism of brain derived neurotrophic factor gene using multielectrode array and an in vitro stretch injury system”

Learn more about Maria's research here

Devon Axion Travel Award
Axion BioSystems Travel Award Winner: Congratulations Devon Guerrelli 

Congratulations to Devon Guerrelli from Children's National Medical Center for her recent Axion Travel Award. Devon presented her research on the effects of plasticizers on cardiac gap junctions at the 2019 BMES Annual Meeting, titled “Assessing the toxicity of medical device plasticizers on cardiac gap junction intracellular communication”

Learn more about Devon's research here

.... Publications
Nature Genetics Maestro MEA publication
Synergistic effects of common schizophrenia risk variants

Explore how Axion Maestro MEA technology enhances research using hiPSC neurons with CRISPR editing to evaluate the effects of schizophrenia-associated common variants.
 
Schrode N, Ho SM, et al. (2019). Nature Genetics. 
 
Read the full article here. 
Advanced Science Maestro MEA publication
Engineered cardiac pacemaker nodes created by TBX18 gene transfer overcome source-sink mismatch

Discover how Maestro technology aided researchers in evaluating how induced TBX18 cardiac pacemaker cells in spheriods can pace autonomously and drive contraction.
 
Grijalva S, Gu J, et al. (2019). Advanced Science. 
 
Read the full article here. 
Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology Maestro publication
Cardiotoxicity screening of illicit drugs and new psychoactive substances (NPS) in human iPSC-derived cardiomyocytes using microelectrode array (MEA) recordings

Axion's Maestro MEA mutiwell technology enabled screening for acute, direct recreational drugs effects on hiPSC-derived cardiomyoctye function.
 
Zwartsen A, de Korte T, et al. (2019). Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology. 
 
Read the full article here. 
Journal EMM Maestro Publication
Induced cardiac pacemaker cells survive metabolic stress owing to their low metabolic demand

Explore how researchers used Axion Maestro MEA technology to investigate the metabolic underpinnings of cardiac pacemaker cells in induced pacemaker myoctytes.
 
Gu J, Grijalva S, et al. (2019). Experimental & Molecular Medicine. 
 
Read the full article here. 
Journal of Biomaterials Science MEA publication
Enhanced drug internalization and therapeutic efficacy of PEGylated nanoparticles by one-step formulation with anti-mPEG bispecific antibody in intrinsic drug-resistant breast cancer 
 
Discover how Axion Muse technology aided researchers in evaluating the toxicity of αHER2/PLD in human cardiomyocytes and mice.
 
Cheng Y, Chen I, et al. (2019). Biomaterials Science. 
 
Read the full article here
.... Upcoming Events
American Heart Scientific Sessions 2019
AHA Scientific Sessions 2019 (Nov 16-18 | Philadelphia, PA | Booth 3346)

Come by booth 3346 to see how researchers are using the Maestro’s 4 cardiac assays to advance cardiovascular discovery.

Don’t miss our poster on Nov 17, 12:30 PM:

Multiwell Microelectrode Array Technology for Multimodal Characterization of Cardiomyocyte Function in vitro

Cell Therapy Analytical Development Conference 2019
Cell Therapy Analytical Development Summit (Dec 10-12 | Boston, MA)

Visit Axion’s booth to see how Axion’s new Maestro Z platform is being used to test the potency of T cells in real-time, label-free kill assays.

.... Axis Tips
Axis Tips save and load custom configurations
Save and load custom analysis configurations

In AxIS Navigator, custom analysis configurations can be designed by adding data processors to the data stream or by modifying processor settings. To save a custom configuration, right click on the data stream and select Configuration → Save. To load a saved custom configuration, right click on the data stream and select Configuration → Load. Navigate to the datastreams configuration file in the Open Data Stream Configuration dialog and click Open.
 

 

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