In this article, authors emphasize the importance of standardisation in the development of HCS. Standards (for Image File Format, Data Integrity and Reference Material) are critical to assure both data quality and reproducibility of assays.

The scientific community must embrace the urgent need for standardization from cells to HCS data to enhance reproducibility and reduce unnecessary economic loss. Together, the scientists and end users partnering with the manufacturing companies, colleagues, and government agencies can strive to build the necessary toolboxes and protocols to ensure the highest quality of all aspects of HCS data.

Source: Standardization of High Content Imaging and Informatics


Grégory MAUBON

Grégory MAUBON is Chief Data Officer and digital coordinator at HCS Pharma, a biotech startup focused in high content screening and complex diseases. He manages IT missions and leads digital usages linked to company needs. He is also a Augmented Reality Evangelist (presenter and lecturer) since 2008, where he created www.augmented-reality.fr and founded in 2010 RA'pro (the augmented reality promotion association). He helped many companies (in several domains) to define precisely their augmented reality needs and supported them in the implementation.

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