INSTRUMENTS

Dr Daniel Palomino
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Malvern Viscosizer TD

Malvern Viscosizer TD is an automated biophysical characterization tool utilizing Taylor Dispersion Analysis and providing ultra-low volume, solution-based molecular size and stability measurement capabilities. An orthogonal technique for conformational stability analysis, which is unrivaled in extending into label-free measurements in highly complex solutions, and encompasses a critical size range from small molecules through to protein-based systems.

CHARACTERISTICS
  • Molecular (particle) size: Taylor dispersion analysis using UV absorbance
  • Relative viscosity: Poiseuille’s law
  • Temperature range: 4 – 40 deg C
  • Particle size : 2nm – 50nm (hydrodynamic radius)
  • Sample volume: 40nl per measurement (size), 6µl (viscosity)
  • Viscosity range: 0.9cP – 50cP (or mPas)
  • 8-12 samples per 8 h day
  • Autosampler with 50 vials
  • Dimensions 480mm x 660mm x 430mm. (W, D, H)
  • Weight: 43 kg