Application Brief

Seven Mistakes to Avoid in Assay Development

Biological screening assays play a critical role in the drug discovery process, allowing researchers to evaluate the effects of chemical compounds on cellular, molecular or biochemical processes of interest. But there are a number of important factors to consider, and developing an effective, efficient assay is not easy. To help you develop assays that are specific, sensitive and robust, we’ve put together a quick guide in which we discuss some of the common challenges that may arise and how to avoid them.