How Microplate Spectrophotometers Work & How We Save You Time & Money
Ultimately, we are able to procure all equipment types and can accommodate any brand preferences your lab might have. Request a lease estimate today and see how leasing can reduce your microplate reader price.
All equipment brands/models are available
Here are the advantages of Excedr’s microplate reader leasing program:
- Spreading out payments over time eliminates the huge upfront cost of purchasing equipment
- Payments may be 100% tax-deductible*, which provides you with additional cost-savings
- It is cheaper to lease with Excedr than it is to buy outright
- Our stress-free repair coverage reduces equipment downtime
- We handle and expedite the admin work associated with equipment sourcing and repairs
- With the cash saved through our program, businesses are better able to reinvest in their core operations (staffing, inventory, marketing/sales, etc.)
*Please consult your tax advisor to determine the full tax implications of leasing equipment.
Microplate readers are used to detect biological, chemical, or physical events in microtiter plates via the measurement of light.
Plate readers/detectors are the workhorses in many laboratories and see an extensive use in many applications across a wide range of disciplines including life sciences, basic research, target discovery, lead discovery, bioassay validation, quality control, drug safety, toxicity testing, and biopharmaceutical/pharmaceutical manufacturing processes.
Microplate Reader Applications & Price
Microplate spectrophotometers largely differ by the type of detection mode they offer. Common detection modes include absorbance, fluorescence, and luminescence. A system may also include additional detection modules such as those for fluorescence resonance energy transfer (FRET), time-resolved fluorescence (TRF), the variant TR-FRET, fluorescence polarization, bioluminescence resonance energy transfer (BRET), AlphaScreen, and nephelometry.
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- Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)
- Protein and Nucleic Acid Quantification
- Protein Assays
- Cell Density, Viability, Proliferation and Cell Death
- Fluorescent Protein Assays
- Gene Expression
Drug Discovery Based Applications
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- Live-Cell Assays
- Phenotypic Screening
- Amplified Luminescent Proximity Homogeneous Assay Screen (AlphaScreen)
- Homogeneous Time-Resolved Fluorescence (HTRF)
In terms of plate reader price, it truly varies. Simpler scanners that only have one detection module are relatively affordable. If you increase the number of detection modules, the cost rises proportionally. However, technology has vastly improved over the years and there are now competitively priced multi-mode microplate readers out on the market.
Whatever your clinical or pathology needs, Excedr can help. From microplate readers to clinical chemistry analyzers, we have you covered. Connect with us by calling (510) 982-6552 or filling out our contact form to specify your equipment leasing needs.
Lease From a Variety of Trusted Plate Reader Brands
This off-balance sheet financing structure provides three options at the end of the term. The lessee has the option to return the equipment to the lessor, renew at a discounted rate, or purchase the instrument for the fair market value. Monthly payments are also 100% tax deductible which yields additional monetary savings.
If you recently bought equipment, Excedr can offer you cash for your device and convert your purchase into a long-term rental. This is called a sale-leaseback. If you’ve paid for equipment within the last ninety days, we can help you recoup your investment and allow you to make low monthly payments. This also frees up money in your budget rather than tying it down to a fixed asset.
Plate Reader Manufacturers & Models on the Market
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Infinite 200 PRO, Infinite M Nano, Infinite M Nano Plus, Infinite F Nano Plus, Infinite M Plex, Infinite F Plex, Infinite M1000 PRO, Spark, Sunrise, Infinite F50, Infinite Lumi
PHERAstar FSX, CLARIOstar Plus, POLARstar Omega, LUMIstar Omega, FLUOstar Omega, Omega Series, SPECTROstar Omega, SPECTROstar Nano, NEPHELOstar Plus
Synergy Neo2, Cytation, Synergy H1, Synergy 2, Synergy HTX, PowerWave HT, Epoch 2, Epoch, ELx808
SpectraMax iD3, SpectraMax iD5, SpectraMax i3x, SpectraMax M Series, MiniMax 300, Paradigm, QuickDrop, 340PC384, Plus 384, 190, SpectraMAx L Series, VersaMax, EMax Plus, Gemini EM, Gemini XPS, FlexStation 3, FilterMax F3, FilterMax F5
Thermo Fisher Scientific:
Varioskan LUX, Fluoroskan Ascent, Fluoroskan Ascent FL, Luminoskan, Multiskan FC, Multiskan GO
Mithras LB 940, Mithras² LB 943, TriStar² LB 942, TriStar² S LB 942, Centro XS³ LB 960, Centro LB 960, Centro PRO LB 962, Orion II, Apollo 11 LB 913
VICTOR, EnSight, EnVision 2105, ViewLux
xMark, iMark, PR 3100 TSC, PW 41, EVOLIS, Model 1575, Model 680
GloMax Explorer, GLoMax Discover, GloMax Navigator, GloMax 20/20