Specialists in Cardiac Research
OCP Ltd specialises in carrying out the tests that are
now required by drug regulatory authorities to assess the
potential of new pharmaceuticals to cause delayed
ventricular repolarisation; a process that is associated with QT
prolongation and an increased propensity to induce
Focusing on yours Specific Research needs
OCP Ltd's expertise is based on more than twenty years experience with a
variety of electrophysiological techniques. We specialise in
microelectrode and patch-clamp recording applied to:
Whilst OCP specialises in the above techniques we also offer
additional contract research services using a variety of other cardiac preparations
such as isolated atria and papillary muscle preparations. The OCP development program is designed to
develop new assay procedures that fit your needs.
Listening to your needs: A Flexible service
OCP Ltd has a
flexible approach and would be very happy to
discuss any specialist applications required by the
customer. For example we have considerable
expertise in isolating and recording from myocytes
isolated from any region of the heart (e.g.
sub-endocardial, sub-epicardial regions).