Multi-Mode Microplate Reader (Spectra Max M3)

Note: This instrument is owned by a researcher and not intended for general use. Please contact Ellen Dorrepaal for further information.

Specifications (see manual for details):

does UV and visible absorbance, and fluorescence intensity measurements on microplates and cuvettes
accept cuvettes and 6-, 12-, 24-, 48-, 96-, and 384-well microplates
standard features include spectral scanning across the wavelength range in 1 nm increments, up to six absorbance wavelengths per read, and up to four wavelength pairs for other read modes

Plate Formats: 6, 12, 24, 48, 96, 384 wells
Light Source: Xenon Flash Lamp (1 joule/flash)
Detectors: 2 photomultiplier tubes
ShakerTime: 0 to 999 seconds
Temperature Control: 2 °C above ambient to 60 °C
Temperature Uniformity: < 1°C at 37°C set point
Temperature Accuracy: ±1°C at 37°C set point
Endpoint Reading: All modes
Kinetic Reading: All modes
Spectral Scanning: All modes
Well Scanning: Abs, FI, Lum