Eliminate temperature sensitivity with lyophilization technology
Freeze drying, lyophilization, and cryodesiccation are all terms used to describe the process of removing water from a sample at low temperature. This low-temperature dehydration process maximizes product or sample stability and shelf life, maintains chemical or biological function, and enables easier global transportation and storage compared to a cold chain. If you are developing or thinking of developing temperature-sensitive assays, antibodies, proteins or enzymes, this is the webinar for you.
Join Amy Webster to discuss the technology and benefits of Cytiva’s Lyo-Stable™ service and how it has been used to enable high throughput manufacturing of temperature stable tests, particularly to address the ongoing demand from the Coronavirus pandemic for COVID-19 detection.
In this webinar we will
• Discuss the cost, workflow and environmental benefits of lyophilization
• Review Cytiva’s Lyo-Stable technology and expertise
• Hear about the development of temperature stable tests and PCR based assays using Lyo-Stable technology
About Amy Webster
Amy Webster is Custom Projects Leader at Cytiva, managing custom Lyo-Stable formulations and custom plates projects. Since graduating from the University of Bath with a first class honours MChem in Chemistry with Drug discovery in 2011, Amy has gained experience with Binx Healthcare (formerly Atlas Genetics), developing and stabilizing reagent formulations and integrating point of care assays onto automated custom devices. She has also worked for Enigma Diagnostics on the transfer of diagnostic tests and machine builds from R&D to operations as well as validating manufacturing methods and QC tests.