Robotics capabilities are provided by the Tecan Freedom EVO 200. The Tecan robot is an advanced, proven and reliable liquid handling system for different scales and throughputs. The EVO 200 is equipped with an eight point liquid handling arm and an extended workarea.
Freedom EVO workstations can automate a diverse range of applications including primary and secondary screening, cell growth and maintenance, nucleic acid sample preparation, hit picking, library management and sample weighing.
Costs vary by number of plates to be processed and, and level of involvement by Core Personnel, but range from $40-60 per hour. Pilot data can be acquired on a time-available basis at reduced cost.