Two-dimensional parallel dispenser for microarray printing

2Citations
Citations of this article
3Readers
Mendeley users who have this article in their library.
Get full text

Abstract

Parallel printing in a microarray format is becoming increasingly important. This paper presents a 2-D multi-channel dispenser with a spotting spacing of 500 μm. The dispenser is continuously loaded from a 384-well plate format and shoots upward. New technologies using polyimide substrate was developed, and the flexibility of the polyimide sheets allows scaling the dispenser up to an array format of 24×16. Drop formation is analyzed by stroboscopic illumination and by spotting onto glass slides. Droplets of 65 pL are dispensed in parallel up to 5 kHz at a droplet speed of 2 m/s.

Cite

CITATION STYLE

APA

Kuoni, A., Boillat, M., & de Rooij, N. F. (2003). Two-dimensional parallel dispenser for microarray printing. JALA - Journal of the Association for Laboratory Automation, 8(5), 24–28. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1535-5535(03)00007-8

Register to see more suggestions

Mendeley helps you to discover research relevant for your work.

Already have an account?

Save time finding and organizing research with Mendeley

Sign up for free