Press Release Summary:
The xSight particle characterization instrument will be displayed at PepTalk Science Week in San Diego. The product is capable of detecting, counting and characterizing particles in heterogeneous mixtures containing protein aggregates as well as silicone oil droplets.
Original Press Release:
Spheryx Introduces xSight, a Revolutionary Particle Characterization Instrument, at PepTalk: The Protein Science Week, January 14-18, 2019
Spheryx will introduce xSight with live demonstrations at one of the largest annual gatherings of protein science researchers in the world. Results from Spheryx's recent work, published in the Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, will also be presented at the conference.
NEW YORK, Jan. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Spheryx, Inc. announces the demonstration of its new particle characterization instrument, xSight, at PepTalk: The Protein Science Week in the Exhibit Hall, Booth 613, at the San Diego Hilton Bayfront, San Diego. The weeklong conference, January 14-18, is one of the largest annual gatherings of protein science researchers in the world, attracting over 1,300 participants. PepTalk features leading speakers from academia, biotech and pharma who bring global expertise and perspective to the forefront.
xSight implements Spheryx's proprietary technology, Total Holographic Characterization®. This revolutionary instrument is capable of detecting, counting and characterizing sub-visible particles in complex heterogeneous mixtures such as protein aggregates and silicone oil droplets, as well as other contaminants found in biologic formulations. xSight features new capabilities including multi-color laser sources and temperature control as well as the ability to eliminate cross-contamination with custom disposable 8-channel microfluidic sample chips. Dr. Laura Philips, Spheryx President and CEO, will also be making a poster presentation at the conference titled "Detecting, Counting and Characterizing Sub-Visible Protein Aggregates with Holographic Video Microscopy" reporting the work that has just been published in the Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, a leading peer-reviewed journal serving the pharmaceutical community.
About Spheryx, Inc.
Spheryx, Inc. is a privately held analytical services and instruments company providing Total Holographic Characterization® of colloidal materials. Spheryx's proprietary technology uses holographic video microscopy to characterize each particle in colloidal dispersions and multi-component colloidal mixtures, offering unprecedented insights into these materials' characteristics. Applications include R&D, quality assurance and manufacturing process control across a broad spectrum of industries, where characterization of colloids can enhance innovation, improve safety and reduce costs. For more information: https://www.spheryx.solutions/
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