This equipment is located within the High Throughput Screening Facility: www.ncl.ac.uk/htsf
The Beckman Coulter Biomek FX is a highly versatile liquid handling robot. A 16 space deck combined with a Cytomat hotel station allows processing of up to 200 plates without manual intervention. The dual head setup of the FX includes a 96 pin head to allow rapid processing of 96 and 384 well plates. The second Span-8 head allows rapid cherry picking of hit lists and or bespoke library formation. The Biomek FX is situated within a BigNeat sterile flow cabinet to maintain experimental integrity.