The first comprehensive, integrated treatment of the subject, Assay Development: Fundamentals and Practices covers the essentials and techniques involved in carrying out an assay project in either a biotechnology/drug discovery setting or a platform setting. After discussing the basics, it explains the treatment of assays for purified protein, cell-based assays, and high-throughput screening. It includes good practices and case studies. This is a premier resource for biotechnologists, analytical chemists, biochemists, medicinal chemists, toxicologists, and others, and an excellent text for professors preparing students to enter the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries.
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Author Biography - Ge Wu
Ge Wu, PhD, is Director of Assay Development at Iris International. He obtained his doctorate in biochemistry from UCLA, performed postdoctoral work at Harvard Medical School, and was a member of the faculty at Cornell University Medical College. Prior to joining Iris International, he worked at Merck & Co., Caliper Technologies, Amphora Discovery, and FivePrime Therapeutics. He is the founding Director of Assay Development and Screening at FivePrime Therapeutics. Dr. Wu is a leading figure in assay development and screening in biopharmaceutical discovery using primary cell assay and the author of an acclaimed review in this subject.