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Focused Screening Libraries

The screening collection design described above is aimed at providing a diverse sample collection that can be used to screen against a variety of biological targets. However for some biological targets the nature of the molecular target is well defined and a case can be made for only screening a preselected sub-set of compounds, or even compounds not contained in the screening collection. This may also be important in cases where the assay is not of sufficient throughput to support a large HTS campaign.

Examples might include:-

Updated 10 March 2012