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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

       Beckman Coulter Echo 650

  • Acoustic Liquid Handling
  • Transfer from 384-well and 1536-well microplates
  • Accurate, precise, contact-free acoustic transfer in volumes as low as 2.5 nL
   

     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
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     Nexcelom Celigo Imaging Cytometer

  • Rapid whole-well imaging and analysis
  • Perform real-time multiplex assays with four fluorescent channels
  • Automated microplate handling for kinetic end-point analysis or time-point analysis
   

    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

      Biacore 8K SPR

  • Single solution for interaction analysis allowing ranking, kinetics, affinity, epitope binning, concentration, and relative potency
  • Screens 2,300 molecules in a day
  • High-quality kinetic characterization of 64 interactions in 4 h
  • High sample capacity of up to 4 × 384-well microplates
  • 60 h unattended runtime with queueing capability and rapid multi-run evaluations