Novel HPLC-Based Screening Method to Assess Developability of Antibody-Like Molecules

  • Neeraj Kohli
  • Melissa L. Geddie
Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 1575)


The discovery of antibodies that bind to targets with high affinity is now a routine exercise. However, it is still challenging to screen for candidates that, in addition to having excellent biological properties, also have optimal biophysical characteristics. Here, we describe a simple HPLC-based screening method to assess for developability factors earlier in the discovery process.

Key words

Standup monolayer adsorption chromatography Developability Colloidal stability Zenix column Size exclusion chromatography 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc.CambridgeUSA

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