Steatosis assay

Steatosis is an accumulation of fat in the liver. Some compounds can induce this effect, which can be checked earlier in the process of development by cell imaging.

In this assay, different well known steatosis inducers have been tested on HepG2 cells during a 48h period:

Steatosis assay

Steatosis assay

This assay allows to check the steatosis effect of compounds in high throughput assay.

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