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High Content 2.0

Thermo Fisher Scientific has introduced High Content 2.0, the latest iteration of its automated, quantitative cell imaging platform for life scientists studying cell function in oncology, neurobiology, toxicology and systems biology.

High Content 2.0 offers ease-of-use, performance and reproducibility through improvements in hardware and software.

New iDEV guided workflow software is just one of the additions to the High Content 2.0 platform. The software is designed for the rigours of multi-user environments and provides even the occasional user with the means to efficiently and effectively develop cell imaging assays. iDEV combines a more intuitive, step-by-step assay setup with an 'easy assay optimiser' feature that addresses multiple groups of biological states simultaneously to reduce critical assay development timelines dramatically.

The tool allows the user to visualise algorithmic parameter changes simultaneously at the image, data and statistical level in real time.

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