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Considerations when renting a microplate reader
What type of experiments are you running? Depending on the answer, you might find that a single mode microplate reader, such as an absorbance reader is all you need. However, if you are conducting different types of experiments with various assays, you may want to choose a multi-mode reader instead. Take the time to look at the different features of the available rentals to see which one of these seems like it would work best for your lab. If you have questions about specific microplate reader manufacturer, a KWIPPED supplier will be more than happy to assist you.
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Molecular Devices SpectraMax Plus

This Molecular Devices SpectraMax Plus Spectrophotometer  UV/VIS spectrophotometer with a built-in cuvette port and microplate drawer. Reads any standard cuvette, microcuvette, test tube, or 96- ...
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Optimax by Molecular Devices tunable Microplate Reader

The OptiMax by Molecular Devices is a tunable microplate reader. This unit offers a wavelength range of 340 nm to 850 nm and a bandwidth of 5 nm. It includes both shaking and incubation functions, and ...
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Perkin Elmer/ Opera

Speed and Sensitivity – No Compromise Proprietary Synchrony™ Optics combine a microlens enhanced Nipkow spinning disk with dual view confocal optics to separate fluorescence excitation an ...
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Perkin Elmer/Opera

Speed and Sensitivity – No Compromise Proprietary Synchrony™ Optics combine a microlens enhanced Nipkow spinning disk with dual view confocal optics to separate fluorescence excitation an ...
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Thermo Scientific RapidStak Microplate Stacker

Voltage100-120/ 200-240 V Accommodates 6 to 22mm SBS conforming plates High speed is made possible via a unique buffer nest technology that allows for parallel processing of stacking and plate ...
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Spectra Max Gemini Micro plate reader

Two detection modes Bottom-read fluorescence Fluorescence intensity (FI) detection capability Luminescence detection capability. Molecular devises instrument complete with Pc and software ...
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Skatron SkanStacker 300 Version B and SkanStacker 12201 Microplate Washer

Microplate washer and stacker from Skatron, type SkanWasher 300 version B and SkanStacker 12201  96-well microplates Applications: cell culture, DNA purification Analyses: ELISA, Multipl ...
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Robbins Scientific Hydra 96 Microdispenser with AP Module

Bench top instrument providing high-speed, repetitive dispensing of microliter and nanoliter volumes into micro-plates, 96 or 384 samples at a time. 115 Votls 60Hz 6 Amps 240 watts ...
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Dynex MRX Revelation Microplate Reader

This microplate reader has a 400nm to 850nm spectral range and temperature control.  3 standard on board filters: 405, 450 and 492nm (to be verified upon refurbish).  Single/dual or multip ...
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Horiba MicroMax MicroWell Plate Reader

The Horiba MicroMax Microwell Plate Reader is a microwell-plate reader able to accept plates and connect to FluoroMax® or FluoroLog® spectrofluorometers. Light from the excitation and emi ...
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Molecular Devices/ Spectramax Gemini XS

The Gemini XS spectrofluorometer allows for fast, high-sensitivity measurements. Cellular and molecular binding studies, DNA quantitation, drug screening, and SNP genotyping analysis all require ...
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Description: The innovative DS2 is designed for clinical, research and industrial labs that want to enhance their processes through automation, but might not have the volume requirements to just ...
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Features of microplate readers

microplate reader rentalTo make the most out of the microplate readers, they will need to have plates that feature a large number of wells. The more wells, the more samples you will be able to include in the experiment. Since there are a number of different types of microplate reader, they have different features. Some will specialize in different aspects of reading, such as absorbance or fluorescence. Others have multiple modes and are more versatile. These multi-mode readers have different preset configurations that you can use with different types of experiments.

How microplate readers work

microplate reader rentalOne of the most interesting features of the device is that no matter the assay type, the experiments will use a standard curve in order to find the values. This means it is possible to perform many different experiments simultaneously and get correct and accurate readings for all of them. The reader is able to detect a number of different things, including absorbance, fluorescence, luminescence, light scattering, nephelometry, and more.

About microplate readers

The microplate reader is a very beneficial instrument that is in use in a number of different labs today. It allows the user to measure a number of different samples all at the same time. It can help to speed up the work in the lab and make it possible to get better results in less time. They are able to take a number of different types of measurements, including fluorescence and luminescence. They are also helpful when it comes to quantifying oxygen and examining various metabolic processes.

Microplate Reader Applications

  • Pharmaceutical
  • Biotechnical
  • Manufacturing
  • Quality control

Microplate Reader Manufacturers

  • Tecan Trading AG
  • BioTek Instruments
  • Molecular Devices, LLC

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