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Large Format Vertical system

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Ideal for a variety of large format vertical gel applications.

These units offer advanced features for enhancing gel resolution and ease of use, essential when handling gels of this size.

Each unit contains ultra soft silicone seals for easy plate sealing and trouble free runs, even over extended run times. Resolution is enhanced by using an aluminium heat sink plate, essential for even sample migration.Featuring removable lower buffer tank and upper buffer tank drainage tap for added convenience. The large format units included a special buffer chamber, allowing eitherlow buffer volumes to be used for economy or high buffer volumes to be used for extended runs. A wide range of interchangeable comb and spacer options allows a large number of techniques including; DNA Sequencing, 2-D analysis, Micro-satellite analysis, DNA finger-printing, Gel shift assays, Single-Strand Conformation Polymorphism (SSCP), Heteroduplex and Oligonucleotide analysis.


DNA sequence unit 20cm DNA sequence unit 33cm
Dimensions 20 x 50 cm 33 x 45 cm
Sample Capacity 48 samples 96 samples
Tank Buffer Volume Min: 500ml;
Max: 1000ml
Min: 800ml;
Max: 2000ml


  • Toughened or standard glass plate
  • Enhanced gel heat ¬†homogenisation
  • Variable low or high buffer volume

These sturdy racks are designed for safe drying and storage of glass plates. The small rack can hold up to 20x 2mm
thick plates while the larger rack can accommodate up to 10x 5mm thick glass plates.