FrameStar® 384 Well Skirted PCR Plate, Roche Style

Polypropylene wells, polycarbonate frame, cut corners A24 and P24; working volume: <30 µl, total well capacity: 55 µl; designed for use on the Roche LightCycler® 480 with 384 well block

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This product is covered by one or more of the following U.S. patents or their foreign counterparts, owned by Eppendorf AG: U.S. Patent Nos. 7,347,977 and 6,340,589.

Overview

Polypropylene wells, polycarbonate frame, cut corners A24 and P24; working volume: <30 µl, total well capacity: 55 µl; designed for use on the Roche LightCycler® 480 with 384 well block

  • The dimensions of these plates are designed to achieve optimized assay conditions on the Roche LightCycler® 480, and are in a 384 well format for reaction volumes of up to 30 µl
  • The rigid two-component design eliminates warping and distortion during the PCR process, making it ideal for use with robotic systems

This product is covered by one or more of the following U.S. patents or their foreign counterparts, owned by Eppendorf AG: U.S. Patent Nos. 7,347,977 and 6,340,589.

Key Features
  • Free from DNase, RNase, human genomic DNA, and endotoxin/pyrogen
  • Stackable

Wells

  • Ultra-smooth, uniform, thin-walled polypropylene tubes for optimum PCR and real-time (RT-qPCR) results
  • <30 µl working volume, 55 µl total well capacity

Frame

  • Rigid polycarbonate frame for added mechanical stability
  • Significantly reduced thermal expansion and sample evaporation for improved consistency in PCR results
  • Improved seal integrity due to thermal stability of frame
  • Alphanumeric grid reference to aid well and sample identification

Use

  • Compatible with Roche LightCycler® 480
  • Recommended for low volume PCR
  • Compatible with standard multichannel pipettes
  • Ideal for use with robotic systems

Options

  • Available as a clear polycarbonate frame with clear polypropylene wells
  • Also available with white wells for optimum signal-to-noise ratio when using fluorescent based assays
  • Available barcoded upon request; learn more about our barcoding options
  • Combi packs available with qPCR Seal (4ti-0560)
Specifications

Technical specifications

Parameter Value
Plate length 127.76 ± 0.25 mm
Plate width 85.48 ± 0.25 mm
Plate height 10.60 ± 0.25 mm
Well depth 9.60 ± 0.10 mm
Well diameter 3.00 ± 0.10 mm
Distance to center of A1 from top edge 8.99 ± 0.25 mm
Distance to center of A1 from left edge 12.13 ± 0.25 mm
Pitch (distance between A1 and A2) 4.50 mm
Compatibility
  • ROCHE
    • qPCR Cyclers (384 well block): LightCycler® 480

For recommended plate options depending on manufacturer, block type, and instrument please refer to the 4titude Plate Instrument Compatibility Table.

Ordering

Product codes

Part number Description
FrameStar® 384 Well Skirted PCR Plate, Roche Style
Polypropylene wells, polycarbonate frame, cut corners A24 and P24; working volume: <30 µl, total well capacity: 55 µl; designed for use on the Roche LightCycler® 480 with 384 well block
4ti-0380/C clear wells, clear frame; 50 plates
4ti-0381 white wells, clear frame; 50 plates
Combi packs
4ti-0382 4ti-0381 + qPCR Seal (4ti-0560); 50 plates + 50 seals
4ti-0383 4ti-0380/C + qPCR Seal (4ti-0560); 50 plates + 50 seals

This product is covered by one or more of the following U.S. patents or their foreign counterparts, owned by Eppendorf AG: U.S. Patent Nos. 7,347,977 and 6,340,589.