QuickStartGuide Blue® Flow Manager

Overview of custom method options.  Instructions for how to create custom methods for Blue® Washer.

Cover Story pharma Tech Outlook:

The Blue® Washer, one of pharma Tech Outlook's top 10 Drug Discovery innovations in 2017, is featuring in this cover story. Based on interviews and literature review, it explains why Blue® Washer has quickly become the new standard for media change in cellular assays.

Contamination-free plate evacuation with Blue® Washer

This Technical Note presents data in support of the absence of cross-contamination when evacuating a mircoplate with the Blue® Washer.

MSDS info for concentrated BlueDaily and BlueIntense cleaning solutions

BlueDaily and BlueIntense cleaning solutions are specifically formulated to clean the Blue® Washer using the built-in cleaning methods.

How to unpack and set-up Blue® Washer

Instructions for how to unpack and set-up Blue® Washer for first time use.

Blue® Washer with up to 7 shared liquid inputs, waste spout backward facing


Blue® Bench flyer

The  Blue® Bench solution brings the benefits of collaborative robots to scientists’ (cramped) benchtops. Flyer includes specifications.

Technical Notes

Blue® Washer with up to 7 shared liquid inputs, waste spout forward facing


How to install and adjust Blue® Washer plate guides

Plate guides are required to center 1536w plates for dispensing.  Learn  how to install and adjust Blue® Washer plate guides.

Blue® Washer with up to 7 shared liquid inputs and 2 dedicated liquid inputs, waste spout forward facing


Guides

Using transparent rotor cover to optimize Blue® Washer washing methods for HTS

In thisTechnical Note Darren Plant, et. al., of AstraZeneca, Alderley Park, UK present how they used a transparent rotor cover to optimize Blue® Washer washing methods for HTS when reagents prone to foaming were used.

Blue® Washer with up to 7 shared liquid inputs and 3 dedicated liquid inputs, waste spout forward facing


Blue® Washer flyer

Centrifugal evacuation yields highly reproducible residual volumes of <0.3ul/ well, reducing background and variability, improving z' for typical adherent cell-based assays by 0.1 to 0.3.  Includes specifications.

Blue® Washer Dedicated Blue® Dispenser flyer

Economical dispensing of precious reagents with Blue® Washer dedicated Blue® Dispenser.

In the press

How to adjust Blue® Washer's Blue® Dispenser to avoid cell detachment

In order to avoid cell detachment during dispensing, it is important to adjust the location where the dispense jets enter the wells so the jets do not hit cells directly.  Learn how to adjust the Blue® Dispenser jets' well entry position.

Blue® Washer CAD files for system integration

3 dimensional CAD files (.STEP format) of the Blue® Washer envelopes for hardware integration in automated solutions.

Note: downloaded file will show as random code of letters and numbers without extension.  Edit file name & add .STEP extension to view or import into your CAD program

CAD files

QuickStartGuide Blue® Washer

Instructions for how to set up waste tubes, initialize & balance, Clean Blue® Washer, Swap Blue® Dispenser Heads, optimize evacuation for z'. Illustrated with sample bench set-up.

Flyers, Guides, CAD files, Technical Notes for BlueCatBio products.

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Flyer & Specs