Typhoon 9400

The Typhoon 9400 (GE Healthcare) is a fluorescence scanner with the following applications:

  • scanning of gels stained with Coomassie blue or SYBR Green,
  • analysis of experiments involving radioactivity, thanks to its phosphor screens,
  • fluorescence analysis (2D DIGE, multiplex Western blot).

The Typhoon is equipped with three lasers:

  • blue: excitation at 488nm, absorption 520nm
  • green: excitation at 532nm, absorption 580nm
  • red: excitation at 633nm, absorption 670nm.

An image analysis software, Image Quant TL, is installed on the PC
Use is free of charge and open to all.