CFX Automation System II by Bio-Rad

Manufacturer Bio-Rad  |   Model: 1845075  |  Available Worldwide
Robotic PCR plate handler and barcode scanner, mounting plate, automation software; does not include CFX Real-Time PCR Detection Systems


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CFX Automation System II
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Combine our robotic plate handler with any CFX Real-Time PCR Detection System to create a high-throughput, automated real-time PCR system with a compact footprint. The CFX Automation System II enables the walk-away generation of large volumes of data with rapid data analysis. The included software is designed to work seamlessly with all CFX Systems, eliminating the need for expertise with automation systems.

Features and Benefits

  • Use with one or two CFX Real-Time PCR Detection Systems; mix and match 96- and 384-well systems
  • Add CFX Systems or recalibrate the automation system with the intuitve calibration wizard
  • Customize settings; tailor automation runs to your specific needs
  • Pair cycling information with specific barcoded plates and import barcode information from laboratory information management systems (LIMS)
  • Receive optional email notification with attached data file at the completion of each run

Product Components

  • Plate handler with attached barcode scanner
  • Mounting plate
  • Calibration block
  • Three removable racks
  • Eight extra gripper pads
  • Two plate lifters for use with CFX384™ and CFX384 Touch™ Systems
  • CFX Automation Control Software installation CD

Configuration Options

Flexible CFX Automation System II configurations to meet your high-throughput needs.

The CFX Automation System II is compatible with all CFX Real-Time PCR Detection Systems:

  • CFX96 Touch™ Real-Time PCR Detection System
  • CFX96 Touch™ Deep Well Real-Time PCR Detection System
  • CFX384 Touch™ Real-Time PCR Detection System
  • CFX Connect™ Real-Time PCR Detection System

Service Plans and Validation Tools for CFX Systems

  • Ensure that your real-time PCR systems are functioning optimally with Bio-Rad Expert Care Service ; choose from several service plans to keep your CFX Automation System II running its best
  • Certify system installation and validate system performance with CFX System IQ/OQ Services and CFX Automation System II IQ/OQ Services
  • Verify the performance of your CFX Systems with Thermal Validation Services and the CFX Qualification Plates

IQ and OQ services offered for the CFX Automation System II


Related Products

  • PX1™ PCR Plate Sealer
  • PCR plastics optimized for CFX Real-Time PCR Detection Systems:
    • Hard-Shell® 96-Well Low Profile Skirted PCR Plates including barcoded plates ( HSP9955 )
    • Hard-Shell 384-Well Skirted PCR Plates including barcoded plates ( HSP3905 )
    • Microseal® 'B' Adhesive Seals ( MSB1001 )
    • Optically Clear Heat Seals ( 1814030 )
  • CFX Manager Software, Security Edition , for compliance with U.S. FDA 21 CFR Part 11 regulations
  • CFX Qualification Plate for performance verification, 96-well  ( 1845098 )
  • CFX Qualification Plate for performance verification, 384-well  ( 1845099 )

Related Categories

  • Real-Time PCR Detection Systems
  • PCR Reagents and qPCR Reagents
  • PCR Plastic Consumables
  • PCR Seals
  • PX1™ PCR Plate Sealer
  • PCR Analysis Software

Online Resources

  • Real-Time PCR Detection Systems Selection Chart
  • qPCR/Real-Time PCR
  • qPCR Instrumentation