Genomics Core Facility

Molecular Devices GenePix 4000B

The Molecular Devices GenePix 4000B is used to scan glass microarrays in the 1” x 3” format.

Uses

  • Scanning DNA and protein microarrays that are on standard 1” x 3” glass slides. 

Specifications

  • 1” x 3” glass slide format
  • 532 nm and 635 nm excitation lasers
  • Emission filters optimized for Cy3 and Cy5
  • 5 µm–100 µm resolution
  • 16-bit dynamic range 

Details

  • Raw image data are produced in .tif format.