DORNIER LabTech Systems showcasing PIRO® robot at qPCR/NGS 2017
Press Release | DORNIER LabTech Systems GmbH
JULY 19, 2017
Lindau, Germany: – Laboratory engineering specialist DORNIER LabTech Systems GmbH (DORNIER LTS) will stage live demonstrations of its remarkable personal pipetting robot PIRO® at the 2017 qPCR & Digital PCR Congress in Philadelphia, USA.
DORNIER LTS is both a sponsor of the event and an exhibitor, with its stand at the Pennsylvania Exhibition Center featuring latest developments of the groundbreaking PIRO® personal pipetting robot, featuring the powerful software for qPCR and related molecular biology life sciences applications, as well as other applications as MALDI-TOF, HPLC and Crystallization.
The conference team, headed by product specialist Florian Glaser and Joel Lopez, DORNIER LTS Sales Director for The Americas, will conduct live demonstrations of the PIRO® system. A customer who purchases a PIRO® within the following 3 months after the show would qualify to receive a PIRO® console free of charge. “We will be bringing a series of powerful offers to potential end users and laboratory heads looking for a fully traceable pipetting solution with precise and reproducible automation of their pipetting steps,” said Florian Glaser.
“We’ll be able to show how PIRO®´s supervision of all pipetting steps and pipetted volumes provides perfect traceability for all PCR fields in research and diagnostic applications,” added Joel Lopez.
“The system provides a perfect solution for any lab needing easy import or export possibilities for their pipetting results from or to LIMS systems or other instruments,” said Mr. Lopez, who is based at Kinematica, Inc., in Bohemia, NY.
About DORNIER LTS
DORNIER LabTech Systems GmbH (DORNIER LTS) is a wholly owned daughter company of the German manufacturer DORNIER with decades of experience in aerospace and building robotics equipment. As a pipetting specialist, it develops, produces and markets ‘Made in Germany ‘premium-quality, flexible and easy to use benchtop liquid and sample handling systems. Its heritage as a respected aircraft builder is reflected in high quality, precision and reliability. Service and customer focus are key cornerstones of the DORNIER LTS company philosophy.
The company specializes in creating reliable and easy to use high precision liquid handling devices that aid laboratory automation. DORNIER LTS has developed affordable high precision automated liquid handling robotic technologies, in particular the newly developed PIRO® pipetting small robot that integrates high throughput benefits within a compact and easy to handle device.
The PIRO® has been designed for the needs of qPCR laboratories allowing versatility, precision, reproducibility, and safety combined with powerful pipetting middleware and intuitive drag and drop software for easy use and setup of reactions. Even though the PIRO® has a small bench top footprint, it allows for 16 positions to be used. Setting up 384-well plates without running out of tips, pipetting primary tubes, using the newly developed software features, easy recalibration and interchangeable pipetting heads are just a few features integrated in the PIRO®.
With the development of the PIRO®, DORNIER LabTech Systems provides an automated pipetting system with a reliable hardware and newly developed software solution to facilitate the needs of any laboratory.
About qPCR & NGS 2015
From its inception in 2004, the annual qPCR conference has reflected growing application of real time quantitative polymerase chain reaction (qPCR), digital PCR (dPCR) and Next Generation Sequencing (NGS).
The 2017 event is a five-day event opening July 24 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, with co-located Microfluidics Congress and NGS & Clinical Applications Congress.
The events attract a largely scientific audience of more than 500 delegates from all over the world, to hear presentations across three tracks featuring molecular biology/diagnostics, gene expression, genomics, biomarkers, pathogen detection, and miRNA analysis.
The conference will provide an interactive networking forum to develop and answer queries, as well as an exhibition room for technology providers to showcase latest solutions, poster presentation sessions, and expert led case study presentations.
Organizer is Global Engage Ltd., with more information at: http://www.global-engage.com/event/digital-and-qpcr-usa
Michael Duchaussoy, Head of Sales and Marketing, DORNIER LabTech Systems GmbH
Tel: +49 838 227 308 925
Joel Lopez, Director Sales DORNIER LTS Americas