Luminoskan™ Ascent Microplate Luminometer

Run a variety of luminometric research applications, a compact and robust instrument offering versatile plate formats, fast reading speeds and up to three dispensers. This instrument has passed the DLReady™ validation at Promega Corporation™ and is certified as DLReady. The Luminoskan Ascent Microplate Luminometer is validated for Thermo Scientific™ Pierce™ Luciferase Assays.

Features:

  • Essential for kinetic applications, such as enzyme kinetics and phagocytosis assays
  • Equipped with up to three reagent dispensers for fast kinetic assays, such as ATP assays
  • Supports simultaneous dispensing and reading, enabling monitoring of fast kinetic measurements from the very start of the reaction
  • DLReady certified for excellent sensitivity
  • Fiberless direct illumination optics ensures maximal light collection
  • High sensitivity, a wide dynamic range and low crosstalk for accurate and precise results in luminometric assays

Recommended for

Reporter gene assays, Immunoassays with luminescent substrates, Cell proliferation and cytotoxicity assays, Intracellular Ca2+ assays, ATP assays, Phagocytosis assays, Reactive oxygen assays, Microbiological assays, Enzyme assays, BRET assays, ADMEtox

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Fluoroskan Ascent™ Microplate Fluorometer

Perform a variety of research applications. Featuring excellent optical performance, this microplate fluorometer is ideal for life science research applications such as fluorometric protein and enzyme studies, molecular interactions, nucleic acid quantification, reporter gene, fluorometric kinase, immuno and cell based assays.

Features:

  • Comes equipped with up to three reagent dispensers for fast kinetic assays, such as Ca2+ flux
  • Supports simultaneous dispensing and reading, enabling monitoring of fast kinetic measurements from the very start of the reaction
  • Allows conservation of expensive reagents with very low dead volume and the backflush capability
  • Fiberless direct illumination optics for both top and bottom reading
  • Ensures a high sensitivity, a wide dynamic range and accurate and precise results for 1- to 384-well plates
  • Reads up to 384-well plates

Recommended for

Ca2+ flux assays, Cell proliferation, Cytotoxicity, Multi-drug resistance, Cell adhesion, DNA quantitation, Reporter gene assays, Hybridization assays, Ion Channel, Quantitation of PCR products, FRET assays, Molecular beacon assays, Immunoassays, Enzyme activity, Neonatalogy, Bacterial quantitation, Phagocytosis, Oligonucleotide assays, ADMEtox

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Fluoroskan Ascent™ FL Microplate Fluorometer and Luminometer

Perform a number of fluorometric and luminometric research applications, which offers versatile plate formats, fast plate reading speeds, top/bottom plate reading and up to three dispensers. Compact and robust, the excellent optical performance of this machine also allows it to perform ideally on life science research applications.

Features:

  • Combination of fluorometric GFP measurement and a lumometric luciferase measurement from the same well is fast due to the versatility of assay programming.
  • Equipped with up to three reagent dispensers for rapid kinetic assays, such as Ca2+ flux
  • Supports simultaneous dispensing and reading, enabling monitoring of kinetic measurements from the very start of the reaction
  • Fiberless direct illumination optics for both top and bottom reading
  • Reads up to 384-well plates for increased assay throughput

Recommended for

Ca2+ flux assays, Cell proliferation, Cytotoxicity, Cell adhesion, DNA quantitation, Reporter gene assays, Hybridization assays, Ion Channel, Quantitation of PCR products, FRET assays, BRET assays, Molecular beacon assays, Immunoassays, Enzyme activity, Bacterial quantitation, Phagocytosis, Oligonucleotide assays

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Varioskan™ LUX Multimode Microplate Reader

Designed for bioscience researchers with a wide variety of needs. It comes equipped with a flexible range of measurement technologies including Absorbance, Fluorescence Intensity, Luminescence, AlphaScreen, and Time-Resolved Fluorescence. The instrument simplifies measurement setup with the automatic dynamic range selection, and its smart safety controls ease workflow and help avoid experimental errors. Varioskan LUX raises the bar for reliability and ease, with technology that works in researchers’ best interest.
The Varioskan LUX multimode reader has received HTRF® certification from Cisbio Bioassays and DLReady™ validation from Promega Corporation.

Features:

  • Up to five measurement technologies: Absorbance (UV-Vis), Fluorescence intensity (incl. FRET), Luminescence (direct and filtered), AlphaScreen/AlphaLISA and Time-resolved fluorescence (incl. TR-FRET/hTRF)
  • Filter and monochromator optics
  • Five measurement modes including end point, kinetic, spectra, kinetic spectra and multipoint
  • Integrated gas control module for setting CO2 and O2 concentrations for cell based assays
  • Smart safety controls designed to identify and alert the user of potential problems before they happen
  • Automated instrument calibration and self-diagnostics for reliable performance
  • Drug Discovery Edition that provides features to help you comply with the requirements of FDA 21 CFR Part 11.
  • Several file formats for exporting results: *.xlsx, *.pdf, *.xml, and *.txt

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