Protect Lab Samples With The GuardOne PCR workstation from STARLAB
19 Sep 2019
The GuardOne workstation from STARLAB is designed to provide an uncompromising, clean environment to protect critical laboratory applications from potential contamination.
Developed for user convenience with minimum environmental impact, the station features intuitive controls operated via a touch screen that is compatible with laboratory gloves. The station also features an integrated Lab Timer and automated monitoring of the UV lamp and HEPA filters. An easy to follow, colour-coded display means that the status of the GuardOne workstation can be checked at a glance.
The workstation comes flat-packed, and can be assembled within 15 minutes without tools. It’s UV lamps have a service life of up to 9,000 hours, energy-saving LED lamps and state-of-the-art fan technology. Made of transparent, UV-impermeable polycarbonate for optimum visibility of the working area, and complete protection against UV radiation during decontamination, it features a safety switch on the hinged front panel to prevent accidental activation of the UV light.
The GuardOne workstation features a quiet, energy-saving fan, real-time measurement of airflow and two-stage filter system to create a cleanroom environment in accordance with ISO 5. It is suitable for a plethora of applications including Sample preparation prior to thermocycling of DNA or RNA; post-PCR techniques; binding studies and other incubations; cell culture work; sterile solution preparations; microbiological culture work; any sensitive experiments requiring a controlled, clean environment
STARLAB is currently running a competition where the owner of the oldest workstation in the life science sector can win the new GuardOne workstation. To take part, upload your photo of the old workstation (all brands) HERE.