Thermal cycler for PCR in real time with a desktop computer

Manufacturer: Applied Biosystems, USA.

Catalog number: AB-4351107.

Website: http://www.lifetechnologies.com/order/catalog/product/4351107.

Status: commissioned.

1. Main characteristics:

Thermal cycling system – Peltier-based.

Block sample – 96-well block.

The reaction volume – 5-30 μL.

Peak Block Heating Rate – 5.5°C.

Temperature range – 4-100°C.

Temperature Accuracy – +/- 0.25°C of setpoint/display temperature, measured at 3 min. after clock start.

Temperature Uniformity – +/- 0.50°C, 30 sec. after clock start.

Optical system – CCD camera with halogen lamp excitation; five-excitation and five-emission filters.

Fluorescent dyes – SYBR® Green I, FAM™, VIC™, JOE™, NED™, TAMRA™, ROX™, Texas Red®, Cy3™, Cy5™.

Passive Reference Dyes – ROX dye or any calibrated dye.

2. Software Specifications:

Applications – comparative Ct, Standard Curve, Relative Standard Curve, Allelic Discrimination, Plus / Minus.

Dye Discrimination – multicomponenting algorithm.

Multiplate Data – comparison  Compare an unlimited number plates of gene  expression assays.

Multiplex Capability – multiplex up to five targets per well.

Dimensions (w x d x h) – 34 x 45 x 49 cm;

Weight – 34 kg.

Contact our staff for the details about the system and its availability.