Advanced water bath sonication - Bioruptor Plus

Uniformly process multiple samples in sealed tubes of 0.5 ml to 50 ml capacity.

The Bioruptor® Plus uniformly processes multiple samples in sealed tubes of 0.5 ml to 50 ml capacity.* The instrument includes a built-in cooling system with a water cooler and single cycle valve to ensure high precision temperature control, resulting in higher quality samples. Bioruptor Plus is an all-in-one solution for shearing chromatin, cell and tissue disruption and many other applications.

Ideal for:

  • Chromatin shearing 200 bp – 1 kb
  • ChIP-qPCR
  • Mass spectrometry
  • Chemical applications

Key application notes and publications

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Technical specifications

Shearing Chromatin shearing 200 bp - 1 kb
Throughput 12 samples (0.5 ml tube holder)
6 samples (1.5 and 15 ml tube holder)
3 samples (50 ml tube holder)
Volumes 100 µl (0.5 ml tubes)
100 - 300 µl (1.5 ml tubes)
300 µl - 2 ml (15 ml tubes)
2 - 20 ml (50 ml tubes)
Control unit dimensions 35 [W] x 26 [D] x 16.5 [H] cm
13.8 [W] x 10.2 [D] x 6.5 [H] in
Soundproof box dimensions 35 [W] x 35 [D] x 26.5 [H] cm
13.8 [W] x 13.8 [D] x 10.4 [H] in
Weight 30 kg (66.1 lb)

Accessories, consumables and QC kits

Catalogue number Description
DIAG-B01200015 Bioruptor Plus and Pico 15 ml sonication accessories
DIAG-B01200011 Bioruptor Plus tube holder 1.5 ml
DIAG-B01200013 Bioruptor Plus tube holder 15 ml
DIAG-B01200014 Bioruptor Plus tube holder 50 ml
DIAG-C30010013 Bioruptor Plus 0.5 ml TPX tubes – 500 pc
DIAG-C30010010 Bioruptor Plus 1.5 ml TPX tubes – 300 pc
DIAG-C30010009 Bioruptor Plus 15 ml TPX tubes – 50 pc
DIAG-C40010001 Bioruptor Plus DNA QC Kit – 1 pc

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* LGC’s distribution agreement includes EMEA, South America and Canada for all market sectors and the United States for the agricultural biotechnology sector.