Automated Cell Imager

Lionheart™ Automated Microscopes

  • Automated image capture, processing, and analysis on a single platform
  • Up to 100x oil immersion; bright field, high contrast bright field, color bright field, fluorescence and phase contrast (Lionheart FX)
  • Z-stacking and z-projection, montage and stitching, automated videos from time lapse sequences
  • Image-based and patented laser autofocus, auto LED intensity, auto exposure
  • Live cell assay support: incubation to 40 °C and CO2 /O2 control (Lionheart FX)

Cell Imaging Multimode Reader

Cytation™ Cell Imaging Multi-Mode Readers

  • Fluorescence and brightfield imaging up to 60x, high contrast brightfield, phase contrast, and color brightfield (modes vary by instrument configuration)
  • Wide field of view for fast, whole well imaging
  • Upright reflected and transmitted light microscopy (Cytation 7)
  • Single and multi-color, montage, time lapse, z-stacking methods and z-projection
  • Patented Hybrid Technology™ combines filter-based and monochromator-based optics (Cytation 5)
  • Variable bandwidth monochromators for fluorescence and laser-based Alpha (Cytation 5)
  • Live cell assay support: CO2/O2 control, incubation and shaking
  • Peltier Cooling Module maintains ambient environmental stability

Scratch Assay Starter Kit

  • Contains AutoScratch™ Wound Making Tool, Scratch Assay App, sample plates and cleaning reagents
  • Simple installation and implementation
  • Creates consistent, repeatable wounds automatically
  • Scratch Assay App has pre-defined protocols
  • Automated calculations: % confluence, wound width and maximum healing rate (max V)

Cell Count & Viability Starter Kit

  • All-inclusive kit automates cell counting for higher quality data
  • Fast cell count for up to 8 samples per batch
  • Automatic % live/dead calculation
  • Built-in dilution calculator

Confocal Imaging Reader

Cytation C10 Confocal Imaging Reader

  • Confocal imaging and multi-mode plate reader in one
  • Combination of spinning disk confocal and widefield imaging, plus multi-mode reader
  • Confocal plus widefield = stunning images and analysis
  • High quality optical components
  • Environmental controls (Temperature and CO 2 /O 2 ) for live cell imaging
  • Hit-picking: imaging + multi-mode detection saves time and data storage
  • Variable bandwidth for sensitivity and specificity

Multi-Mode Microplate Readers

Synergy H1 Multi-Mode Reader

  • Patented Hybrid Technology™ combines filter-based and monochromator-based optics
  • Variable bandwidth monochromators for fluorescence excitation/emission
  • Top/Bottom fluorescence, UV-Visible absorbance, luminescence, FP, TRF and TR-FRET
  • Optional Gas Controller controls and monitors CO2 and O2

Synergy HTX Multi-Mode Reader

  • Fluorescence, UV-Vis absorbance and luminescence in 6- to 384-well plates, Alpha detection
  • Linear and orbital shaking, incubation; available dual reagent dispenser
  • Take3™ Micro-Volume Plate compatible

Synergy LX Multi-Mode Reader

  • Affordable, easy-to-use multi-mode reader
  • UV-Vis absorbance, 200 to 999 nm
  • Filter-based fluorescence and luminescence
  • Take3 Micro-Volume Plate compatible

Multi-Plate Absorbance Reader

LogPhase™ 600 Microbiology Reader

  • Multi-plate absorbance reader: 4-plate capacity
  • Designed for microbial growth curve analysis
  • Optimized incubation and condensation control provide consistent growth conditions
  • Targeted, powerful and easy-to-use app

Microplate Spectrophotometers

Epoch™ 2 Microplate Spectrophotometer

  • Large color touch screen interface with onboard software
  • Filter-free 200 – 999 nm wavelength range
  • Reads 6- to 384-well plates and 2 µL samples with Take3 Micro-Volume Plate
  • Shaking and incubation to 65 °C with Condensation Control™

Epoch™ Microplate Spectrophotometer

  • Select individual wavelengths from 200 – 999 nm without filters
  • Perform spectral scans, end point, kinetic, or well area scans
  • Take3™ Micro-Volume Plate compatible

Absorbance Microplate Readers

ELx808™ Absorbance Reader

  • 380 – 900 nm (340 – 900 nm option)
  • 96-well plate reading of fast kinetics or end point assays
  • Incubation to 50 °C (option) and shaking

800™ TS Absorbance Reader

  • Reads plate types from 6- to 384-well
  • Wavelength range from 400 – 750 nm (340 – 750 nm option)
  • Temperature control and shaking (option)

Take3 and Take3 Trio Micro-Volume Plates

  • Up to 16 or 48 2 µL samples for nucleic acid and protein quantification, without dilution
  • Use with Epoch, Epoch 2, Synergy and Cytation readers (with absorbance detection module)
  • Pre-programmed protocols in Gen5 software for easy multi-sample measurements

Microplate Washers and Dispensers

EL406™ Washer Dispenser

  • 96-, 384- and 1536-well microplates
  • Combines fast microplate washing with up to three reagent dispensers in one, compact instrument
  • Optional buffer switching for up to 4 buffers, biomagnetic separation and vacuum filtration modules
  • Typical applications: ELISAs, cell-based assays, MSD automation, magnetic/polystyrene bead assays

405™ TS and 405 LS Washer

  • 96- and 384-well microplates
  • Password protection: Lock/unlock protocols
  • Patented Verify™ clog detection technology for dispense and aspiration tubes
  • Gentle dispense and adjustable vacuum pressure for non-disruptive cell washing
  • Programmable residual volumes
  • Magnetic and polystyrene bead assays, along with conventional ELISAs

ELx405™ Select Deep Well Washer

  • 96- and 384-well deep well and standard height microplates
  • Built-in ultrasonic cleaner option for effortless maintenance
  • Wash cell assays with extra low flow option

50™ TS Washer

  • Washer with 4-, 8-, 8s-, 2 x 8- and 12-well manifold options for 24-, 96- and 384-well microplates
  • Syringe pump provides precise and accurate dispensing
  • Optional buffer switching for up to 3 buffers
  • Biomagnetic separation and vacuum filtration modules

MultiFlo™ FX Multi-Mode Dispenser

  • 6- to 1536-well microplates in low profile, standard height and deep well formats
  • 500 nL to 3 mL dispensing; from 1 to 4 reagents
  • Dispense to custom-mapped individual wells with available RAD™ module
  • Available wash module for 6- to 384-well plates
  • Unique combination peristaltic pump and syringe drive technologies, fully modular and upgradable
  • Automated gentle media exchange for 3D cell structures with AMX™ module

MicroFill™ Dispenser

  • 24-, 96- and 384-well microplates; 5 µL to 6 mL dispense volume
  • No re-calibration required
  • Completely autoclavable fluid path for guaranteed sterility


Agilent BenchCel Microplate Handler

  • Compatible with several BioTek liquid handling, detection and imaging instruments, including: MultiFlo FX, EL406, Synergy Neo2, Cytation 5, Epoch 2
  • Batch process several ELISA plates with BioTek’s EL406 and Synergy Neo2
  • Convenient front-loading stacks can be used in a wide variety of environments: benchtop, hood, biosafety cabinet and can accommodate a variety of microplate types, including deep well plates
  • Agilent VWorks software offers an intuitive graphical interface and dynamic scheduling capabilities

BioSpa™ 8 Automated Incubator

  • Complete workflow automation, sample prep to detection
  • Temperature, CO2/O2control; humidity monitoring
  • Records environment conditions; automated alerts
  • Compact for biosafety cabinet use
  • Uncomplicated software and simple integration

BioStack™ Microplate Stacker

  • <10 seconds plate exchange time
  • De-lidding capability with BioStack4
  • 24-, 48-, 96-, 384- and 1536-well plate compatible (BioStack model dependent)
  • Direct control through washer and dispenser interface or via LHC or Gen5 software
  • Compatible with BioTek readers and liquid handlers (except 50 TS, 800 TS, ELx808)


Gen5™ Microplate Reader and Imager Software

  • Control of all BioTek microplate readers and imagers
  • Intuitive interface for protocol and data reduction and results output
  • Powerful analysis of absorbance, fluorescence, luminescence and image data
  • 21 CFR Part 11 compliance available with Gen5 Secure
  • Advanced image analysis with Gen5 Image+ and Image Prime

Liquid Handling Control™ (LHC) Software

  • Full control for EL406, 405 TS, 405 LS, ELx405 and MultiFlo FX
  • Intuitive StepWise™ protocol creation with an unlimited number of methods included
  • Custom maintenance reminders for continued instrument performance in busy laboratories
  • 21 CFR Part 11 compliance and additional security with LHC™ Secure

Software Apps

Quantitative Assay Apps

  • Simple, effective interface for Bradford, Lowry, BCA protein assays
  • Compatible with all BioTek absorbance-detection capable microplate readers

Scratch Assay App

  • Capture and analyze scratch wound images and data
  • Compatible with Lionheart FX, Cytation 5 and Cytation 1

Cell Count & Viability App

  • Easy, automated cell counting and rapid results
  • Compatible with Cytation 5 (with phase contrast) and Lionheart FX

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