Thermo Scientific™

Multiskan Sky Microplate Spectrophotometer

Multiskan Sky Microplate Spectrophotometer is a UV/Vis microplate reader designed to be convenient and easy to use for virtually any photometric research application, especially DNA, RNA and protein analysis. This absorbance reader is ideal for multi-user environments where a variety of endpoint, kinetic and spectral assays are performed. Multiskan Sky spectrophotometers are available in three different configurations. Touchscreen models offer the flexibility to use the system as stand-alone or in conjunction with Thermo Scientific SkanIt PC software. Touchscreen models also offer option to access to Thermo Fisher Connect clould-based tools. The Multiskan Sky microplate spectrophotometer model operated solely via SkanIt software is ideal for users who rely on a PC for all operations. Cuvette reading capability is also offered in some models.

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  • Monochromator-based optical system for free selection of wavelengths from 200 nm to 1000 nm
  • Compatible with 96- and 384-well microplates with and without lids or cuvettes
  • Reads μDrop™ Plate for micro-volume DNA/RNA and protein analysis
  • Performs onboard shaking and incubation for temperature-critical or cell-based assays
  • Allows kinetic, spectral, and endpoint measurements for a variety of spectrophotometer applications
  • Fast operation: full spectrum of a well is done in less than 10 seconds and a full 96-well microplate is read in 6 seconds
  • Touchscreen models have an easy-to-use interface for stand-alone use and includes ready-made protocols for nucleic acid and protein quantification
  • Setting up of demanding assays is easy via the powerful and intuitive SkanIt™ Software
  • Thermo Fisher Connect cloud-based tools allow you to securely store, access, share, and manage your photometric data remotely (touchscreen models)
  • Multiple languages available on all models; choose between English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Chinese, and Japanese
  • Automation compatibility for integration with SkanIt Software automation interface

Thermo Scientific SkanIt Software comes free with your microplate reader purchase and can be installed on as many computers as you like. This easy-to-use program is so intuitive, it requires little-to-no training. SkanIt Software has features that help boost productivity and prevent common errors in the lab.
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