Incucyte S3 live-cell imaging screening paltform
We recently established a screening platform based on an incucyte S3 time-lapse microscopy system to test for antiviral drugs in BSL3 conditions. This allows us medium throughput testing (~72 compounds in 2-3 days) of antiviral compounds.
We are using SARS-CoV-2 GFP just published by our collaborator Volker Thiel, which serves as a great tool to study the influence of drugs in a time-resolved manner.
We want to thank for generous support from the Max-von-Bauernfeind Association and TUM!
10x Genomics - single-cell genomics in BSL-3 conditions
We recently installed a 10X single-cell sorter in our BSL3. Together with Herbert Schiller (Center of pulmonary diseases, Helmholtz) and other colleagues we are exploring new scientific avenues.