Automation and Fluidics Robotics

The automation core is comprised of  the “Robomatic 4K” automation suite of instruments and 2 nano/micro pipetting robots. The Robomatic 4K suite centers around a Thermo Fisher Orbitor plate mover and hotel which transports microtiter plates between a Hamilton Star liquid handler, BioTek H4 plate reader, BioTek plate washer and Haerus Cytomat 192 microplate incubator.

Remember to acknowledge the valuable services provided by Automation Core Facility in your research papers and publications: “This research was supported by the Automation Core Facility of the Institute for Systems Biology.” 


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or call (206)732-1228 / -1347.

Internal Users

Instrument reservation calendar provided by iLab Solutions. Contact Victoria VanBruinisse ( for questions about iLab account activation or problems.