11/09/15: SpectraMax i3x – the multi-mode microplate reader that evolves with your future needs

When is a microplate reader not just a microplate reader? When it is the SpectraMax i3x from Molecular Devices. Yes, it can read microplates. But did you know that it can be instantly upgraded to new measurement capabilities, can scan Western Blots and imaging cytometry? Check out the video below: [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4oA0QSZhRC4[/youtube] Contact You Do Bio…

12/05/15: Wells to Westerns: Investigating the Cellular Heat Shock Response

A free app note from Molecular Devices. Investigating a cellular response can involve multiple approaches to gathering information—imaging, cell-based viability and proliferation assays, Western blots to look at changes in protein expression and more. Often multiple instrument platforms are needed to glean the necessary results and several software packages may need to be learnt in the…

05/05/14: Novel Applications of a Microplate Reader e-Book Available

Molecular Devices has put together a very nice overview of possible applications available for their new (and impressive) SpectraMax® i3 Multi-mode Microplate Reader. A list of possible applications includes: Cell Counting Western Blot Protein Detection (yes, really) Cytotoxicity Stem Cells Cell Proliferation These applications are on top of the “usual” ones you would expect from…