ITL will be demonstrating the exciting new Vitl Co-Mix mixer, which combines multiple mixing options in one compact instrument, and supports 96 and 384 well microplates in skirted, semi-skirted and un-skirted variants plus MTPS and deep-well plates, 0.2ml PCR tubes and PCR strips. It also handles 0.5, 1.5 and 2.0ml micro test tubes. An integral Vortex module supports individual tubes in numerous tube formats.
Key features include, intuitive touch-screen interface, effortless changing between operating modes, pre-programming with commonly used mixing profiles, while user-defined variants can be simply added to suit user needs.
An innovative plate-holding mechanism enables smooth manipulation of microplates. There is no danger of sample spillage or contamination and excellent & repeatable results are guaranteed.
Applications include the mixing of PCR & enzyme preparations; re-suspension of pellets – bacteria, DNA, cell cultures; mixing of samples during incubation stages and immunoassays such as ELISA.