Watch how AFA mixes SPRI beads quickly and thoroughly.
Applications include NGS library prep clean-up, DNA and RNA purification, DNA concentration, buffer exchange, immunoassay incubation and more!
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Hi Power Mixing Example of high power acoustic mixing in a 2D tube in real-time.
Low Power Mixing Example of controlled low power acoustic mixing in a 2D tube in real-time.
Degas, thaw, lysis Example of variable AFA process: initial degas of buffer, simultaneous thaw and lysis of frozen cell pellet, and DNA shearing. Time-lapsed video of 30 second process.
Yttrium Bead Suspension Video of controlled acoustic mixing of an Yttrium bead suspension (nominal 5um particle size).
Muscle Tissue Disruption This time-lapsed video is a 45 second process (includes time gaps). Example of disruption of ~650 mg skeletal muscle tissue in 2 ml water. Notice no sample foaming (meniscus same before and after process).
Cavitation Based Bubble Cavitation-based bubble growth.
Dissolution of a gum Examples of primary dissolution of a gum in real-time
Dissolution of Carbon Nanotubes Example of the dissolution of carbon nanotubes in real-time.
Dissolution of over-dried sucrose Examples of primary dissolution of over-dried Sucrose in real-time.
96 Well Mixing Example of 96 well plate 2 second and 0.5 second well cycle times.
Parallel Processing (side) Sideview of parallel processing with the Covaris L8.
Acoustic Thawing Example of controlled acoustic thawing of a frozen DMSO solution in a 2D tube in real-time.
Tablet Processing Example; Real-time video demonstrating non-contact, closed vessel disruption of a tablet.
Parallel Processing (top) Video of parallel processing with the Covaris L8.
Covaris provides tools and technologies to improve pre-analytical sample preparation, enable novel drug formulations, and manage compounds in the drug discovery process.