BioProbes 68—Journal of Cell Biology Applications

BioProbes 68

 

  COVER STORY
On-the-Spot Imaging and Processing—The FLoid® Cell Imaging Station
The FLoid® Cell Imaging Station makes the capture of two- and three-color fluorescence images as easy as taking pictures on a smartphone. Even the most novice users of fluorescence microscopy techniques can follow the intuitive icons on the user interface and capture publication-quality images in a matter of minutes right at their benchtop.
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JUST RELEASED

Just Released
Highlighting Our Newest Cellular Analysis Products and Technologies


CELL BIOLOGY
Investigating Cell Structure and Function

Tracking Internalization in Live Cells With pHrodo™ Dyes
pHrodo™ Red and pHrodo™ Green pH Indicators
 
Expanding the Fluorescence Toolbox
Improved Qdot® Probes Make Multiplexing Even Easier
 
Streamline Your Oxidative Stress Measurements
CellROX® Green and CellROX® Orange Reagents With Simple Workflows
 
Monitor Metabolic Health and Lipid Production in Algae
Fluorescence Assays Using the Tali® Image-Based Cytometer
 
From Exosome Isolation to Biomarker Discovery
Total Exosome Isolation Reagents for a Complete Exosome Workflow
 
Step Up the Sensitivity of Your ELISAs
Novex® Chemiluminescence ELISA Kits With Enhanced Sensitivity and Dynamic Range

BENCHTOP INSTRUMENTS
Advances in Fluorescence Analysis

Your Flow Experiments Just Got Faster
Attune® Autosampler for Rapid Multiple-Sample Processing
 
Introducing MyQubit
Envision and Create New Assays for the Qubit® 2.0 Fluorometer

MOLECULAR BIOLOGY
Analyzing DNA and RNA

Keeping an Eye on the Messenger
Fluorescence-Based Tools to Image, Isolate, and Quantify RNA
 
Breakthrough Tools for Epigenetics Studies
Structural Genomics Consortium and Life Technologies Collaborate on First Antibody Master Set
 
Precise Genome Engineering With GeneArt® Precision TALs
Custom DNA-Binding Proteins for Locus-Specific Modifications
 
Rare-Target Detection From Single Cells
Real-Time Digital PCR With the QuantStudio™ 12K Flex Real-Time PCR System
 
Detect Rare Cancer Mutations With castPCR™ Technology
TaqMan® Mutation Detection Assays

ONLINE AND ON THE MOVE

Tali™ Image Cytometer  

Now Available: Tali® Image-Based Cytometer Firmware 2.0

The Tali® Image-Based Cytometer is a three-channel, quantitative cell analysis instrument designed to perform cell counting (using the bright-field channel), as well as to detect GFP and RFP expression and carry out fluorescence-based viability and apoptosis assays (using the green and red fluorescence channels). Now, with the Tali® cytometer firmware upgrade (version 2.0), you can also:
  •  Perform cell cycle analysis by quantifying the number of propidium iodide (PI)–stained cells in each phase of the cell cycle, and then analyzing the data using any flow cytometry modeling software
  • Fine-tune fluorescence thresholds by simply touching the threshold bar, which brings up a keypad that allows you to input the exact threshold value
  • Adjust the x-axis and expand or zoom in on the region you are interested in, making it easier to identify weakly fluorescent cells
  • Reduce user-to-user variability with the Tali® cytometer's auto-alignment capability, which enables you to collect more consistent data

This major revision of the Tali® cytometer firmware (version 2.0) is ready for download and installation on our website, where you can also learn more about the Tali® Image-Based Cytometer and the Tali® reagents and kits, as well as request a demonstration.


Life in the Lab  

Life in the Lab Circular From Life Technologies

Life in the Lab is scientainment for your lab. Check out tips and tricks for lab productivity, along with fun videos, useful downloads, and great product offers across our entire Life Technologies portfolio. Read the latest issue of our Life in the Lab circular at our website or download your own print copy.


Gathering Light app  

Gathering Light: Our Most Relaxing Mobile App

Renew your sense of tranquility. Long hours in the lab can leave even the most seasoned researcher flat on the bench. Refresh yourself with Gathering Light, a new Gibco® game and mobile app made just for you. Gathering Light helps you relax, focus, and return to the lab with a renewed sense of purpose and tranquility.


pH.Diva  

Ph.Diva: Science's New Pop Idol!

With only three weeks to go and a big presentation looming, Ph.Diva April Brite embarks on an animated musical journey to identify a mystery band on her gel. Watch scientist Ph.Diva solve her PCR mystery in this fun, animated video on our website. And while you're watching, you can download your free PCR Essentials brochure to see the tools used in this video.


Molecular Probes Webinars  

The Molecular Probes® Educational Webinar Series

For over 30 years, Molecular Probes scientists and technical teams have been providing first-in-class support for our innovative fluorescent reagents and labeling technologies. Now we are developing a series of educational webinars in key application areas to share this expertise with researchers who are new to fluorescence or exploring new applications. This series has been divided into learning modules to make navigating the information easy:

  • Cell health
  • Cell structure
  • Fluorescent labeling
  • Imaging
  • Flow cytometry

View our recorded webinars or sign up for future live webinars.

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