July 10, 2011

Do Plate Readers Agree?

Understanding Performance Differences Between Different Plate Reader Makes and Models Microplate readers are used in numerous laboratory applications to measure results of chemical assays in microplates. […]
December 1, 2011

Creating and Testing Custom Alternative Test Solutions

This application note explains how to create and test a custom dye reagent for checking liquid handler performance for assay-specific reagent types. Users can check a liquid handler using dye-based reagents that are closer in composition to their assay reagents, such as DMSO and 20% glycerol.
March 23, 2012

Mixing It Up

Mixers are great – they give us a chance to meet new people, and while some may consider them a waste of time, they can spark […]
July 20, 2012

Do You Really Know What Your Robot Is Doing?

It may be argued that the largest challenge presented by using a liquid handling robot is the assumption that the robot is doing what it is […]