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Manufacturer

ThermoFisher

Model

QuantStudio 7 Flex Real-time qPCR system

Location

ASRC 4th Floor Rm 4.134

QuantStudio 7 Flex

QuantStudio 7 Flex Real-time qPCR system

The QuantStudio 7 Flex Real-Time PCR System delivers reliability, sensitivity, and accuracy with the versatility of two interchangeable blocks. The QuantStudio 7 Flex system is optimized to enable the broadest range of qPCR applications. The Epigenetics Core also offers an automated liquid handling system, PIPETMAX (link to PIPETMAX in instrument page), which helps improve consistency and reduce labor time.

Important Notes:

  1. Please fill sample submission form and attach to plates.
  2. Please fill supply purchase form and bring it to the core for purchasing.
  3. Please check out as supplies in Badger to submit samples.
  4. Please also sign up in Badger to reserve the instrument. Reserving the instrument by hour will NOT lead to billing charges. This is only to avoid conflicts in use.
  5. Please drop off samples before 5pm to allow samples to be processed on the same day.
  6. Results will be returned to users via ThermoFisher Cloud. For free registration, go to https://www.thermofisher.com/us/en/home/cloud.html
  7. Results can be analyzed in ThermoFisher Cloud, or by downloading QuantStudio 7 Software (http://www.thermofisher.com/us/en/home/technical-resources/software-downloads/quantstudio-flex-real-time-pcr-system.html) (PC compatible ONLY)

Features

  • Optimized to enable the broadest range of quantitative PCR applications, with additional dyes, formats, and automation options
  • 6 Colors allowing maximum multiplexing and chemistry flexibility
  • Compatible with premade or customized TaqMan Arrays microfluidic cards
  • TaqMan Arrays microfluidic cards minimize sample usage, labor, development time & cost, and assay prep time

Available Blocks

  • 384 well
  • TaqMan Array Card (384-well microfluidic card)

Chemistry

  • SYBR Green
  • Taqman

Key Supported Applications

  • Gene expression
  • Long noncoding RNA analysis
  • Pri-miRNA analysis
  • Mutation detection
  • High resolution melt
  • SNP genotyping
  • MicroRNA profiling
  • Protein thermal shift

Available Supplies to Purchase at the Core (Discounted Rate)