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Robotic Pipette Tips, Dispense Heads and Liquid Handling Workstations

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CM Scientific are proud to be the European distributor for NanoScreen LLC based in South Carolina, USA.

NanoScreen design, manufacture, sell and service precision liquid and plate handling products. From the beginning their focus has been on bringing quality, performance liquid handling solutions to the Life Sciences. Complementing their pipette tips and dispense heads, they recently launched the ORION™ product line of workstations. ORION™, the flagship member of their product line, delivers a full range of liquid and plate handling solutions for the performance minded user.

  • Pipette Tips and dispense head New Dispense Head
  • Dispense Head Servicing Orion Liquid Handling Workstation

For full details of the NanoScreen product range and capabilities please visit their web site.

Disposable Pipette Tips

NanoScreen's P Series 10µL and 30µL 384 channel tips are compatible with CCS Packard/PerkinElmer's Evolution P3, Janus, MiniTrak and PlateTrak, and Beckman's Multimek and their own Libra and upgraded Multimek liquid handling workstations. All are available in several styles: non-sterile, sterile and aerosol barrier. Tips may be ordered in either case pack or shelf pack configurations. Each case pack contains 19,200 tips (50 racks each with 384 tips) and each shelf pack contains 3,840 tips (10 racks each with 384 tips). Special quad rack configurations are available as well.

Dispense Heads

NanoScreen's air displacement dispense heads for pipetting are well known for their precision, accuracy and longevity. They achieve this by manufacturing all critical components in-house to exceptionally tight tolerances and exacting performance specifications. NanoScreen also design and manufacture custom heads to your specifications. Contact us to discuss your needs. In addition to manufacturing a variety of new dispense heads, NanoScreen also services and refurbishes many types of dispense heads from different manufacturers. Each dispense head comes with a Validation Certificate and one year warranty.

New Dispense Heads

NanoScreen's 96 and 384 channel dispense heads exceed the O.E.M. specifications for precision, accuracy and longevity. Each is designed and built with interchangeable components for easy service, upgrades, and repairs. 96 and 384 channel heads are available in standard and AP styles. Depending on the model, available volumes range from 30µL to 1mL.

Refurbished Dispense Heads

NanoScreen's dispense heads are known for their precision, accuracy and longevity. They apply the same high standards to our refurbished heads. Each goes through a meticulous 10-step process that ensures you get the results you want. NanoScreen's 3-part seal technology guarantees long life and consistently reliable pipetting performance.

Custom Dispense Heads

Specific needs often require custom solutions. NanoScreen's design team and fully equipped machine shop give us the capability to deliver custom design options to meet your pipetting capacity and channel configuration needs. Your custom dispense head will perform at the highest level consistently and reliably. Contact us for more information.

Servicing of Dispense Heads

All dispense heads break, wear down or get damaged over time. NanoScreen services a wide variety of 96 and 384 channel dispense heads from 30uL to 1000uL. Their full service facility delivers the shortest turn-around time in the industry. A simple and comprehensive three-tiered service program ensures the head is returned in like new condition. NanoScreen guarantee the head will meet or exceed O.E.M. specifications and provide the experimental accuracy, consistency and repeatability you demand. Service is available for Beckman™ (AP96 P20, AP96 P200, AP384 P30, APS96 P50, APS96 P250), LGC™ (96 P250, 384 P30), Molecular Devices Liberty™ (384 P30) and PerkinElmer™ (96 P50, 96 MDT P200, 96 P235, 384 MDT P30, 384 P30). Don't see your head type listed? Contact us for more information

ORION™ Robotic Workstation

The ORION™ liquid handling workstation is a general purpose liquid handler that can be used on the bench or in large scale integrated systems. With a compact 12 position deck and tool-free head exchange, ORION™ will meet all 96 and 384 pipetting needs. It has multiple dispense head options for precision pipetting in 96, 384, and 1536 well plates and servo motor control for highly precise positioning and smooth, quiet operation. ORION™'s user interface delivers rapid and intuitive method construction. ORION™ is ideal for just about any plate based application: functional and cell based assays, homogeneous and heterogeneous assays, filter capture, DNA purification and PCR cleanup.