Specifications

InsituPro VSi – Automated in situ Detection

As specimens and tissues processed vary in size and shape, different instrument configurations are available. Each work area configuration is delivered as a complete kit with thermo plate or incubation tub, specimen tray, accessories and operation software. Changing configurations just takes a few seconds.

 

Sample rack configurations:
Work area kit for 60 small baskets:
Up to 60 baskets with 5 mm diameter, e.g. for Medaka, Drosophila, Xenopus and small vibratome sections
Work area kit for 60 medium baskets:
Up to 60 baskets with 10 mm diameter, e.g. for chicken, mouse and medium-sized vibratome sections
Work area kit for 32 large baskets:
Up to 32 baskets with 14 mm diameter, for large vibratome sections and large specimens
Work area kit for 60 slides:
For 60 standard slides (75 mm x 25 mm x 1.0 mm)
Specimen size:
0.035-14 mm for whole mounts and vibratome sections
Number of buffer vials:
16 (1l, 250 ml, 125 ml, 50ml) incl. 2 heated; cooled buffer positions 2 (50 ml)
Number of individual probes:
up to 60 for the basket work areas, 60 for the slides
Volume per basket/slide 200 µl for small baskets, 700 µl for medium baskets, 1600 µl for large baskets and 200 µl for slides
Power:
220/240 Volt or 110/115 Volt, 250 W
Dimensions
(W x D x H):
57 x 50 x 69 cm, 22.4 x 19.7 x 27.2 inch
Operation software
The InsituPro VSi is operated by a user friendly PC based operation software. Its graphical interface shows the layout of the work area, protocol listing and other important parameters. Pre-defined template protocols make it simple to adapt your existing manual protocols. With a few clicks and copy/paste operations you can adapt even the most complex protocols within a few minutes.