Blue® Washer enabling efficient 3D cell culture assays in high throughput format
Haim Barr et. al. (Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovat, Israel) show how the Blue® Washer streamlines sample preparation of spheroid cultures in a high throughput workflow using 1536w plates.
Magnetic carrier with 96 flat magnets for magnetic bead applications in 96w (V-bottom or flat) or 384w (flat only) MTPs of standard 14.5mm height and weight-matched balance carrier.
Blue® is a registered trademark of BlueCatBio, registered in the EU, Switzerland and Japan. US registration pending.
Magnetic carrier with 96 ring magnets for magnetic bead applications in 96w (V-bottom) MTPs of up to 16mm height and weight-matched balance carrier.
How does it work?
Centrifugal Bead Separation for Magnetic Bead Assays
Function, benefits and applications of Centrifugal Bead Separation with Blue® Washer and magnetic Blue® Carriers. Case studies for semi- and fully automated workflows in 96 and 384w plates.
Magnetic carrier with 384 flat magnets for magnetic bead applications in 384w (V-bottom or flat) and weight-matched balance carrier.
Fast, no-tip magnetic bead assays with Blue® Washer's magnetic Blue® Carriers:
- Centrifugal Bead Separation -
Magnetic 3D cell culturing
Blue® Washer with magnetic
SCRIPPS SLAS2018 poster
Weizmann Institute ECBS 2019 poster
AGENCOURT® AMPURE® is a registered trademark of Agencourt Bioscience and is for laboratory use only. Agencourt Bioscience is a Beckman Coulter company.
Pair of magnetic carriers with 24 staff magnets for magnetic bead applications in 96w V-bottom MTPs of up to 15.6mm height and weight-matched balance carrier. Conical wells fit into support plate with 96 fitted holes; distance of support plate from carrier bottom adjustable for optimal fit.
BlueCatBio Application Note
Blue® Washer + n3D = automationed 3D cell screen
Shurong Hou et. al. (SCRIPPS, Jupiter, FL) demonstrate high quality results using the Blue® Washer for media change with Greiner Bio One's n3D cell magnetization technology.
UCSD Knight Lab paper
Suite of magnetic Blue® Carriers matched to plate types
Luminex® is a registered trademark of Luminex Corporation, registered in the U.S. and other countries.
NGS library preparation
Tip-less, fast AMPure® bead separation for NGS library prep
Rodolfo Salido and Gregory Humphrey of the Knight lab at UCSD save $1.23 per sample and reduce run time by >4h by transferring two AMPure® steps within NGS library prep to their Blue® Washer.
Optimizing sequencing protocols with Blue® Washer
Jon G. Sanders et. al. of the Knight lab at UCSD present an optimized sequencing protocol for leaderboard metagenomics by combining long and short reads. Blue® Washer for tip-less & fast separation of AMPure® beads.