Editorial Article: Upcoming Webinar: Label-Free Techniques for Drug Discovery – Utilizing SPR and MALDI Mass Spectrometry for High-Throughput Screening

30 Jul 2018


Dr. Meike Hamester, Director of Small Molecule Pharma Business at Bruker Daltonik, and Sven Malik, Senior Application Specialist at Bruker

An upcoming SelectScience® webinar will explore the latest developments in MALDI mass spectrometry for high-throughput screening and CPD profiling (rapifleX MALDI PharmaPulse) and introduce Bruker's new surface plasmon resonance (SPR) instrument, the SIERRA SPR-32. Beside technical details explaining the latest developments, synergies between MALDI mass spectrometry and SPR will be discussed.

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In this webinar, presented by Meike Hamester and Sven Malik, you will learn about:

  • Primary and secondary screening in drug discovery
  • Label-free technologies to reduce artefacts / importance of controls in SPR experiments
  • Kinetic characterization: Determination of KDon- and KDoff-rates of compounds (SPR)
  • Automation strategies to maximize throughput (SPR and MALDI)

Now working for Bruker Daltonik and Bruker as director of small molecule business and applications specialist respectively, the speakers offer a combined 25 years of specialism in SPR and mass spectrometry between them. 

Who should attend?

  • Drug discovery laboratories
  • Research staff
  • Pharmaceutical companies

All webinar participants can request a certificate of attendance, with a learning outcomes summary document, for continuing education purposes.

Attend the live webinar on Monday, August 13, at:

  • 16:00 BST
  • 17:00 CEST
  • 11:00 EDT
  • 08:00 PDT

If you can’t attend the live event, register to watch the webinar on demand at a time that suits you.