BioTek_cytation 400The Cytation 5 cell imaging multi-mode reader from BioTek, Winooski, Vt, is a second-generation imaging reader that offers improved functionality to both the automated digital microscopy and conventional multimode microplate detection modes, enhancing phenotypic cellular information and well-based quantitative data. The microscopy module provides cellular visualization of up to 60x magnification in fluorescence, brightfield, H&E, and phase contrast modes. Equipped with the company’s hybrid technology, the multimode module includes variable bandwidth quad monochromators, high-sensitivity filter-based detection, and laser-based Alpha detection. Cytation 5 also includes temperature control to 65°C, CO2/O2 control, shaking, and Gen5 software designed to facilitate sample detection, image capture, and analysis. For more information, visit BioTek.