Large Scale Screening Robot Hamilton STAR

Vienna Biocenter Core Facilities GmbH (VBCF)

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Short Description

Hamilton STAR are liquid handling robots, suitable for a wide range of applications.
The STAR line workstations are based on superior air displacement pipetting technology. Increased accuracy and repeatability while providing chain of custody with pipette condition monitoring and recording. Each workstation can be configured with multiple arms and each arm can be configured with multiple pipetting and labware gripping devices. Pipetting channels and labware grippers move independently of each other, supporting the use of a wide range of labware.

Contact Person

Andreas Sommer

Research Services

Next generation sequencing DNA library preparation.

Methods & Expertise for Research Infrastructure

The Large-Scale Screening (LSS) Robot is a Hamilton STAR liquid handling robot equipped for a variety of automated protocols, such as colony picking, screening of small molecule libraries, or any liquid handling procedure. The VBCF NGS unit has set up automated sequencing library preparation on the STAR robot.

Allocation to Core Facility

Next Generation Sequencing

Andreas Sommer
Vienna Biocenter Core Facilities (VBCF)
+43 664 808477030
The Vienna Biocenter Core Facilities (VBCF) is a research institute providing access to state of the art infrastructure and advanced research services on a fee-for-service basis. Additionally, VBCF core facilities are open to all forms of scientific cooperation. Information on general conditions of cooperation and usage fees is provided upon request.