Label-free optical biosensor for real-time monitoring the cytotoxicity of xenobiotics: A proof of principle study on glyphosate
Journal: Journal of Hazardous Materials (2018)
Institution: Hungarian Academy of Science
Research Areas: Cytotoxicity
Cell Lines: MC3T3-E1 (Mammalian osteoblastic cell line)
Summary: In the present work, the herbicide product Roundup Classic, its formulant (POEA) and its active ingredient (glyphosate) were studied on a mammalian osteoblastic cell line (MC3T3-E1) model using the optical biosensor Epic BT. Cell viability was monitored by HoloMonitor M4 by analyzing three-dimensional morphological structures of the cells.