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Liquid Handler Design for High-Density Plate Formats

The push to higher density plate formats in biopharma research has been underway for quite some time, as it is seen as a principle means of reducing the costs of experimentation through higher unit throughput per time slice, and lower reagent volumes per data point. While automated liquid handling technology widely handles 96-well plates with […]

Why liquid handler decks are so large – it’s a design flaw

How big does the liquid handler deck have to be? This is usually one of the first questions that an automation customer asks their liquid handler salesperson.   The answer that usually comes back is that larger decks offer multiple benefits, such as: More flexibility: Bigger decks mean more accessories on deck, and more pipetting/gripper arms […]