Campus Alert: Find the latest UMMS campus news and resources at umassmed.edu/coronavirus

Search Close Search
Page Menu

Instrumentation

Automated Liquid Handlers

    2 Biomek FxP (Beckman Coulter)

  • Automated, multitasking liquid handler with cherry picking capabilities
  • Automated pipetting of volumes as low as 100 nL
  • Robotic gripper arm for transporting microplates, reagent blocks to destinations such as carriers, storage, incubator and bar code reader
  • Cell based and biochemical assays, serial dilutions, automated ELISA’s, PCR setup, high throughput DNA extraction to name a few
   

     BioTek® Multiflo FX

  • Minimum volume: 500 nL
  • Fluid dispenser for multi-well plates up to 1536 wells
  • High precision washer/dispenser with on board RADTM technology for dispensing to individual wells allowing automation of ELISAs or even immunocytochemistry 

 

Detection Technologies

 

    PerkinElmer EnVision

    Tecan Safire

  • Absorbance
  • Fluorescence
  • Ultrasensitive Luminescence
  • Time-resolved Fluorescence
  • Fluorescence Polarization
  • Alpha screen
  • Real time kinetics
  • On board fluid dispensers
  • Temperature control
   

    Molecular Devices ImageXpress High Content Analysis System

  • Automated handling of up to 45 plates for high throughput data acquisition
  • Filter sets: DAPI, FITC, CY5, CFP, YFP, Texas Red
  • Numerous cell based assays including proliferation, differentiation, migration, protein differential translocation to name a few
   

    Agilent 6130 Series Single Quadrupole LC/MS system

  • Auto sampler for sample injection from vials, 96 and 384 well plates
  • 3000 m/z mass range and 1 pg sensitivity
  • MassHunter software for advanced data-mining and processing