Instruments and equipment

The Testa Center’s Instrument List includes most instruments and equipment available to you in the Testa Center facility. Is there something you like to add? Please contact us!

NameDescriptionCategory#Brand/vendorAttachment
120U peristaltic pumpPeristaltic pump Watson Marlow 120UGeneral1Watson Marlow Instructions
1260 Infinity II Bio-Inert LC systemHPLC systemAnalytic1AgilentInstructions
200-liter stainless steel (microbial) bioreactorcustom built microbial bioreactorUpstream1Belach
32 Amp, 230V, 50/60 Hz electrical outletsPlenty of power outlets in the Testa CenterGeneral>1
530S Peristaltic pumpPeristaltic pump Watson Marlow 530SGeneral3Watson Marlow Instructions
5PX Rack/Tower UPS Portable UPS + extra batteryGeneral5Eaton
630EnN/RE4 Peristaltic pump Peristaltic pump (exclusively for the AlfaLaval Centrifuge) General1Watson Marlow Instructions
630S Peristaltic pumpPeristaltic pump Watson Marlow 630SGeneral1Watson Marlow Instructions
730SN/R Peristaltic pumpPeristaltic pump Watson Marlow 730SN/R General1Watson Marlow Instructions
ABL9 Blood gas analyzerBlood gas analyzerUpstream2Radiometer MedicalInstructions
ÄKTA flux 6Tangential flow filtration system Downstream2CytivaInstructions
ÄKTA flux sTangential flow filtration system Downstream1CytivaInstructions
ÄKTA GoChromatography systemDownstream1CytivaInstructions
ÄKTA pilot 600Chromatography systemDownstream1CytivaInstructions
ÄKTA pure 150Chromatography systemDownstream2CytivaInstructions
ÄKTA pure 150 – pH electrodeExtention to ÄKTA pureDownstream1Cytiva
ÄKTA pure 150 – pH valve Kit Extention to ÄKTA pureDownstream1Cytiva
ÄKTA pure 150  sample pump S9HExtention to ÄKTA pureDownstream1Cytiva
ÄKTA pure 150 sample inlet valve kit V9H-ISExtention to ÄKTA pureDownstream1Cytiva
ÄKTA pure 25Chromatography systemDownstream3CytivaInstructions
ÄKTA pure 25 – pH electrodeExtention to ÄKTA pureDownstream2Cytiva
ÄKTA pure 25 – pH valve Kit Extention to ÄKTA pureDownstream2Cytiva
ÄKTA pure 25 sample pump inlet valve kitExtention to ÄKTA pureDownstream2Cytiva
ÄKTA pure 25 sample pump S9Extention to ÄKTA pureDownstream2Cytiva
ÄKTA readyfluxSingle-use tangential flow filtration systemDownstream2CytivaInstructions
ÄKTA start + Frac30Protein purification system with fraction collectorDownstream2CytivaInstructions
ÄKTAprocess 10mm PP Gradient10mm gradient chromatography systemDownstream1Cytiva
ÄKTAprocess 6mm PP Gradient6mm PP gradient chromatography systemDownstream1Cytiva
ALIAS autosampler Autosampler for ÄKTA pure systemsDownstream1CytivaInstructions
Amersham Imager 680RGBBlot and gel imagerAnalytic1CytivaInstructions
Analysis scaleAnalytic>1Mettler Toledo
AxiChrom 100Low-pressure chromatography columns with automated packingDownstream1CytivaInstructions
AxiChrom 50Low-pressure chromatography columns with automated packingDownstream1CytivaInstructions
AxiChrom 70Low-pressure chromatography columns with automated packingDownstream2CytivaInstructions
Bench-scale up to 120 kgScale and indicatorGeneral3Mettler Toledo
Bench-scale up to 30 kgScale and indicatorGeneral1Mettler Toledo
Bench-scale up to 60 kgScale and indicatorGeneral4Mettler Toledo
BMB-II-Laminar-S-1,2 SAVVYMicrobiological safety cabinetGeneral4Lamsys
BMP21-LABLabel printer sample tubes1Brady Instructions
BPG 100/500 columnGlass chromatography columns for process development or biopharmaceutical manufacture, designed for hygienic operation and easy, efficient packing.Downstream1CytivaInstructions
BPG 100/950 columnGlass chromatography columns for process development or biopharmaceutical manufacture, designed for hygienic operation and easy, efficient packing.Downstream1CytivaInstructions
BPG 140/500 columnGlass chromatography columns for process development or biopharmaceutical manufacture, designed for hygienic operation and easy, efficient packing.Downstream1CytivaInstructions
BPG 140/950 columnGlass chromatography columns for process development or biopharmaceutical manufacture, designed for hygienic operation and easy, efficient packing.Downstream1CytivaInstructions
BPG 200/500 columnGlass chromatography columns for process development or biopharmaceutical manufacture, designed for hygienic operation and easy, efficient packing.Downstream1CytivaInstructions
BPG 300/500 columnGlass chromatography columns for process development or biopharmaceutical manufacture, designed for hygienic operation and easy, efficient packing.Downstream1CytivaInstructions
Cedex bio analyzerMetabolite analyzerUpstream1RocheInstructions
Cell Therapy Flex FactoryVIA Thaw, Sepax-C Pro, Xuri, Sefia S-2000, VIA Freeze, VIA CaptuleCell & gene therapy1CytivaInstructions
ChronicleGMP Manufacturing Automation SoftwareSoftware>1CytivaInstructions
COLORWORKS C3500 Colour label printerInkjet label printerGeneral2Epson
Cooling cabinets>1
Digital Dry Bath/Block HeaterDry block heaterGeneral>1Thermo Scientific
Digital Lab ExchangeLab connectivitySoftware1Scitara
Easy-control 2 BioBundle Fermentation SystemsParallel benchtop bioreactor system 2-10 liter with Lucullus softwareUpstream6Getinge/ApplikonInstructions
Eclipse TE2000-U Inverted Research MicroscopeInverted microscopeUpstream1Nikon
ECO E 20 S Heating thermostat with bathThermostatic bathGeneral3LAUDA 
Ecotron shaker incubator + trayShaker incubator for microbial cultureUpstream2Infors
EmulsiFlex-C55High-pressure homogenizerUpstream1Avestin
EPS 3501XL POWER SUPPLYElectrophoresis equipmentAnalytic>1CytivaInstructions
ERY1402AOWUnder bench fridgeGeneral2Electrolux
Eutech PC 450 Meter with pH /Con ElectrodesPortable combined conductivity and pH meterGeneral>1Thermo ScientificInstructions
Excellence XPE204 Analytical BalanceAnalytical balance max 220 g, readability 0.1 mgGeneral1Mettler ToledoInstructions
Explorer centrifugePilot-scale centrifugeGeneral1Alfa LavalDetails
FineLine 70mmGeneral>1Cytiva
Fisherbrand™ S-Series Heated Ultrasonic Cleaning Bath S180HUltrasonic cleaning bath 18 LGeneral>1Fischer scientificInstructions
Floor scale (PUA579) up to 1500 kgScale and indicatorGeneral1Mettler ToledoInstructions
Floor scale up to 500 kgScale and indicatorGeneral1Mettler Toledo
Forma 906 -86°C Upright Ultra-Low Temperature FreezersUpright ultra-low freezer -80CGeneral2Thermo Fischer ScientificInstructions
Forma™ Steri-Cycle™ i160 CO2 IncubatorCO2 stationary incubator (stricycle i160 Forma) + wheels + Co2 regulatorUpstream1Thermo Fischer ScientificInstructions
Fraction collector F9-C ÄKTA pure Fraction collectorDownstream2CytivaInstructions
Gas outletsAsk for details>1AGA
Gyrolab Xp workstationImmunoassay automated analysis systemAnalytic1Gyros ProteintechnologiesInstructions
Halo XB-10 UV-VIS Single Beam SpectrophotometerSpectrophotometer, UV/Vis for cuvetteGeneral2Dynamica ScientificInstructions
Hei-Standard Magnetic stirrerMagnetic stirrerGeneral1Heidolph InstrumentsInstructions
Hei-TORQUE overhead stirrerOverhead StirrerGeneral1Heidolph Instruments
HiScale 16/40 columnEasy to pack, empty chromatography columns used for medium to high-pressure column chromatography up to 20 bar (290 psi).Downstream1Cytiva
HiScale 26/40 columnEasy to pack, empty chromatography columns used for medium to high-pressure column chromatography up to 20 bar (290 psi).Downstream1Cytiva
HiScale 50/20 columnEasy to pack, empty chromatography columns used for medium to high-pressure column chromatography up to 20 bar (290 psi).Downstream1CytivaInstructions
Hot Lips TUBE SEALER IITube sealerUpstream1CytivaInstructions
Ice Queen IQ85CIce makerGeneral1ITV
ISF1-X Climo-Shaker + platform universal trayIncubator shaker with CO2 and humidityUpstream3Kuhner
Kvick lab filter holderTFF filter holderDownstream1Cytiva
Kvick Lab packet filter holderPacket TFF filter holderDownstream1Cytiva
Laboklav 135-MSVAutoclave 135 L chamber with rapid recooling, counter pressure and vacuumGeneral3
Laboklav 55-MSVAutoclave 55 L chamber with rapid recooling, counter pressure and vacuumGeneral1
LucullusProcess Information Management SystemSoftware1Securecell
MaxQ 2000 Small Open Air Orbital ShakerOpen-air orbital shakerGeneral>1Thermo ScientificInstructions
MicroscopeMicroscopeUpstream>1VWR 
Microwave ovenMicrowave ovenGeneral1
Millipore Pilot Scale HolderMilliStak+ Pod depth filter holderDownstream>1Millipore
MiniTEM system Imaging and analysis system, electron microscopyGeneral1Vironova
Multiskan Sky with touchscreen and cuvetteMicroplate spectrophotometerGeneral>1Thermo Scientific
MVE HE Series Automated Liquid Nitrogen FreezersLiquid nitrogen freezerGeneral>1Linde-gas
mySPIN 6 Mini CentrifugeMini centrifuge (mySPIN 6)General>1Thermo ScientificInstructions
Nanodrop OneNanodrop OneGeneral1Thermo ScientificInstructions
NiNoGuardFume hoodGeneral5Ninolab
NiNolux 142FEx-proof standard freezer General2Ninolab
NiNolux 142KD400Ex-proof standard fridgeGeneral1Ninolab
NiNolux Kyl-WCKA 1500Double glass door lab fridgeGeneral2Ninolab
NiNolux UKDexEx-proof under bench standard fridgeGeneral1Ninolab
NiNolux UKDex/UFDexEx-proof standard fridge and freezer General5Ninolab
NucleoCounter NC-202Automated cell counter Analytic1ChemoMetec Instructions
OPTIZEN NaNoQNaNo volume photometerGeneral1Klabkis
OsmoPro multisample osmometerOsmometerGeneral1Advanced InstrumentsInstructions
Pipet – Rainin adjustable spacer 6-channel pipette 100-1200 mlRainin adjustable spacer 6-channel pipette 100-1200 mlGeneral>1Mettler Toledo
Pipet – Start Kit PL-LTS 2,20,200,1000Start Kit PL-LTS 2,20,200,1000General>1Mettler Toledo
PipetboyPipetboyGeneral>1Integra Biosciences
Pipet-Lite LTS Pipettes (L-20XLS+, L-200XLS+, L-1000XLS+, L-5000XLS)Pipette kit 4 st (500 µL-5 mL + 1-1000 ul + 30-300ul + 2-20 ul) +rackGeneral>1Mettler Toledo
Pipet-Lite Pipette Multi L8-300XLS+8-channel pipette 20-300 µlGeneral>1Mettler Toledo
Pipet-Lite XLS + LTS PIPET 0.5-10ULXLS+ LTS PIPET 0.5-10ULGeneral>1Mettler Toledo
Pipet-Lite XLS LTS PIPET 1-10MPIPET-LITE XLS LTS PIPET 1-10MGeneral>1Mettler Toledo
Pipet-Lite XLS LTS PIPET 500-5PIPET-LITE XLS LTS PIPET 500-5General>1Mettler Toledo
Platform scale DS20K0.1Benchtop scale, 20 kgGeneral>1Kern and Sohn
Portable Turbidity Meter FOR 200 KitTurbidity meterGeneral>1VWR 
Precision Balance MS4002TS/00Benchtop balance, 4.2 kgGeneral4Mettler Toledo
Primo StarMicroscopeUpstream1ZeissInstructions
Primovert and HDcamInverted microscope with HDcamUpstream2Zeiss
Protema CR80 lifterCleanroom stainless steel lifter scale for up to 50 kgGeneral1TAWI
ReadyKart 50 liter TrayTray for 50-liter bagsGeneral>1CytivaInstructions
ReadyToProcess storage bin 100 & 500 Liter100 & 500-liter storage bin and bagsGeneral>1Cytiva
ReadyToProcess Wave 25 – 20 & 50 tray, Single or Dual CBCUWave25 + 2CBCU + 2 pump units+tray20+tray50+lid20+lid50Upstream5CytivaInstructions
Reax top shaker and mixerTest tube shakerGeneral>1Heidolph InstrumentsInstructions
Rotor for centrifugeRotor for Sorvall LYNX 4000General>1Thermo Scientific
Safety cabinet BSL2Safety cabinet BSL2General1LamsysInstructions
SciAR Co-PilotAugmented reality protocol execution supportSoftware & hardware1Sciar
SciPres Pressure monitorPressure monitorGeneral3SciLogInstructions
SevenCompact Duo pH/CondBenchtop pH and conductivity meterGeneral>1Mettler Toledo
Sonifier™ SFX250 Cell DisruptorUltrasonic cell disruptorUpstream1Branson UltrasonicsInstructions
Sorvall BIOS 16 centrifugeSorvall BIOS 16 centrifuge with 6 x2000mL BIOS Swinging Bucket RotorGeneral>1Thermo ScientificInstructions
Sorvall Legend Micro 17R with 24 x 1.5/2.0 ml rotorMicrocentrifuge (Sorvall Legend)General>1Thermo ScientificInstructions
Sorvall Legend ST40R centrifuge + TX750 rotorBench top centrifuge (Sorvall Legend ST40R) TX750 rotorGeneral3Thermo ScientificInstructions
Sorvall LYNX 4000 Superspeed CentrifugeSorvall LYNX 4000 Superspeed Centrifuge with Fiberlite F12-6 x 500 L Fixed Angle RotorGeneral>1Thermo ScientificInstructions
Steam generatorSteam generator for cleaningGeneral1
Sterile tube fuser (dry)STF DRY PINCH HOLDER 1/4in, STFIRC HOLDER 7/16in, STFIRC HOLDER 3/8in, STFIRC HOLDER 1/2in, STFIRC BLADES 50Upstream2CytivaInstructions
Sterile tube fuser (wet)STF-WET Holder 7/16in, STF-WET Holder 1/4inUpstream1CytivaInstructions
Support stand with three-pronged extension clampsStand with clamps for beakersGeneral>1
SWE120LElectric stacker truckGeneral1Staxio
Termaks Laboratory incubatorIncubator cabinetGeneral>1Termaks
Therumo tube WelderTherumo WelderUpstream2TherumoInstructions
Titramax 100 Shaker for 96 well platesGeneral>1Heidolph instrumentsInstructions
Tricorn 10/100 columnTricorn 10/100 columnDownstream1CytivaInstructions
Ultra-Turrax T-25 digitalT-25 digital Ultra-Turrax dispenserGeneral1IKAInstructions
UNICORNControl system for the ÄKTA platformSoftware>1CytivaInstructions
Vi-Cell and ComputerCell counter Vi-Cell BluUpstream1Beckman CoulterInstructions
Vi-CELL XR Cell Viability AnalyzerCell counter Vi-Cell XRUpstream2Beckman CoulterInstructions
Vortex mixer fixed speedTest tube shakerGeneral>1VWR 
WonderwareControl system for the XDR platformSoftware>1CytivaInstructions
XCell SureLock Mini-Cell and XCell II Blot ModuleGel electrophoresis equipmentAnalytic>1InvitrogenInstructions
Xcellerex Disposable Reactor (XDR) 50Disposable single-use bioreactor 50-liters with cooling and control-systemUpstream2CytivaInstructions
Xcellerex Disposable Reactor (XDR) 500Disposable single-use bioreactor 500-liters with cooling and control-systemUpstream1CytivaInstructions
Xcellerex XDUO 100 XDUO-100 Quad Jacketed Stainless Steel 100 L Mixing System for bags + TCUGeneral2CytivaInstructions
Xcellerex XDUO 200 (Rubix) XDUO-200 Quad Jacketed Stainless Steel 200 L Mixing System for bagsUpstream1CytivaInstructions

Updated 2nd of June 2021.

For details on the instrumentation please contact respectively vendor.