JANUS® G3 VariSpan™ Technology: Precision Pipetting for cfDNA & gDNA Analysis
The JANUS® G3 Blood iQ™ workstation comes with an 8-channel VariSpan™ Pipetting module which enables industry leading accuracy and precision variable pipetting.
Downstream Extraction: Integrated Gripper and Deck Capacity
The JANUS® G3 Blood iQ™ workstation is equipped with generous deck capacity and an integrated gripper to fully automate downstream workflows such as magnetic-bead based nucleic acid extraction. This instrument can further prepare wash and elution plates for nucleic acid extraction platforms such as the chemagic™ 360 instrument. The chemagic™ 360 instrument delivers flexibility in sample volume (10 μl – 10 ml), sample material, and throughput (96-4,000 samples/day).
Out of the Box Protocols
PerkinElmer specializes in push-button protocols for automation of blood fractionation. At launch, the JANUS® G3 Blood iQ™ workstation will be equipped with:
• Plasma Layer Reformatting
• Buffy Coat Layer Reformatting
• Plasma and Buffy Coat Layer Reformatting
All you need to do is input your desired transfer volumes (or automated image-determined volumes) and click Go!
Integrated Mobile Operations Monitor
PerkinElmer enables true walk-away automation with the PKeye™ mobile operations monitor. This system will:
- Receive instrument error notification remotely
- Access recorded videos to review past errors
- Locally store full run footage for future troubleshooting