Agilent measurement suite
The chemical analysis of often complex samples, such as blood, wastewater, or industrial process streams is an essential element in disease diagnosis, environmental protection and process efficiency respectively.
Agilent is a world leader in the design and manufacture of sophisticated and sensitive analytical equipment and the Agilent Measurement Suite (AMS) brings together their capabilities with the Department of Chemistry's expertise in analytical and measurement science to tackle a range of challenges in human, plant, animal and environmental health. Housing state of the art equipment the AMS will provide unrivalled capabilities for researchers at Imperial and beyond to apply the latest measurement technologies to their research.
We held lunchtime seminars in Autume 2019 showcasing the instrument portfolio available in the Agilent Measurement Suite.
Seahorse XF e96 Analyzer
Seahorse XF Analyzers measure oxygen consumption rate (OCR) and extracellular acidification rate (ECAR) of live cells in a multi-well plate, interrogating key cellular functions such as mitochondrial respiration and glycolysis. XF Analyzers perform compound addition and mixing, label-free analytical detection, and automatic measurement of OCR and ECAR in real time.
AssayMap Bravo Platform
Effectively preparing protein samples can be a difficult and time-consuming task. Agilent provides specialized automation solutions to improve protein and peptide sample prep workflows and speed up analysis. The cartridge-based technology of the AssayMAP Affinity Purification system enables 8-96 protein samples to be efficiently processed. We also provide dedicated solutions for peptide mapping, biomarker analysis, phosphopeptide enrichment and N-glycan sample preparation.
GPC/SEC Chromatography 1260 Infinity II Multi-Detector GPC/SEC S
With the 1260 Infinity II Multi-Detector GPC/SEC System you can select from any combination of detection by refractive index, light scattering, and viscometry. The system delivers accurate, absolute molecular weights and sizes, and can be used to analyze a wide range of polymers, regardless of molecular weight range or solvent. Each detector has independent temperature control to ensure that high levels of precision and reproducibility can easily be achieved from one day to the next.
InfinityLab Analytical LC 1260 Infinity II LC System
The 1260 Infinity II LC offers the widest choice of modules for analytical HPLC and UHPLC. Reliable instrumentation combines with latest column technologies and advanced supplies to guarantee robust separation and detection performance. Easy column handling and superior sample logistics, from sample submission to data analysis, ensure fast turnaround times and highest instrument utilization. Seamless method transfer and stepwise upgrade paths facilitate risk-free integration in current infrastructure, for nondisruptive transition to highest performance within the confines of your budget.
InfinityLab Analytical LC 1290 Infinity II LC System
Agilent InfinityLab solutions for analytical LC include highly efficient HPLC and UHPLC systems that feature latest technology while maintaining full compatibility with legacy LC instrumentation. The 1220 Infinity II LC delivers high-quality results for an affordable price. The 1260 Infinity II LC is the flexible instrument choice for operational efficiency with the 1260 Infinity II Prime LC bringing more operational convenience. The 1290 Infinity II LC embodies the next generation of liquid chromatography with ultrahigh performance for superior outcomes.
1260 Infinity II Preparative LC System
The 1260 Infinity II Preparative LC System is ideal when gradient elution is required for sample purification. Titanium pump heads provide corrosion resistance and biocompatibility, and deliver flow rates up to 50 mL/min for purification with 9.4 to 30.0 mm id columns. This system is tailor-made for routine, high-throughput, laboratory-scale purification when milligrams to grams of starting material are available.
Capillary Electrophoresis (CE) offers fast separations with exceptional efficiency and resolution for analytical challenges that often can only be met with difficulty by LC. Used in standalone mode, as the separations component of a CE/MS, or as a complementary, orthogonal technology to LC, the new Agilent 7100 CE system brings unprecedented HPLC-like sensitivity to a wide range of analytical challenges. In addition, CE offers the advantage that several separation modes can be run on a single instrument. This makes CE a very versatile technique for a broad range of applications and separation challenges.
Single Quadrupole LC/MS LC / MSD XT
The new Agilent InfinityLab Liquid Chromatography/Mass Selective Detector XT (LC/MSD XT) system brings the power of mass selective detection to your chromatography for enhanced analytical confidence. The single quadrupole LC/MSD XT offers the highest performance for quantitative applications. Complex challenges such as biomolecule analysis and high-throughput screening are easily addressed with the extended sensitivity, speed, and mass range of the single quadrupole LC/MSD XT system.
Ultivo QQQ LC/MS
Ultivo is a stackable Liquid Chromatography Triple Quadrupole (LC/TQ) mass spectrometer that eliminates the MS footprint by incorporating the MS into the LC stack, and represents a transformative approach to LC/TQ. Ultivo triple quadrupole LC/MS provides the performance found in larger comparable systems, but at a fraction of their size.
6495B Triple Quadrupole LC/MS
With its dual ion-funnel design, the Agilent 6495B triple quadrupole LC/MS system is ideally suited for peptide quantitation, food safety, environmental testing, forensics, clinical research, and other demanding applications. The Agilent Jet Stream ion source, hexabore capillary, and curved geometry collision cell combine to deliver the utmost in sensitivity among commercially available TQ LC/MS. The enhanced performance of this tandem quadrupole mass spectrometer makes it a perfect option for applications where you need extended mass range as well as consistent day-in, day-out operation.
The Agilent 6545 LC/Q-TOF raises the standard for mid-range high resolution accurate mass performance. Designed for untargeted analysis, it enables broad screening, comprehensive profiling, and identification of unknowns.
Agilent’s 6545 LC/Q-TOF MS delivers sensitivity, resolution, mass accuracy, wide in-spectrum dynamic range, isotopic fidelity, and speed in one measurement. SWARM autotune enables optimal performance for everyone, specific to their application. The system couples excellent sensitivity with precise quantitative accuracy, reducing the number of replicates needed or the size of a study.
6545XT AdvanceBio LC/Q-TOF
The Agilent 6545XT AdvanceBio LC/Q-TOF system is designed to handle multiple workflows in biopharmaceutical characterization. When you need to access the most information at the intact protein level, automatically confirm a sequence through peptide mapping, and confidently understand PTMs, Agilent provides a UHPLC Q-TOF that delivers.
Accurately profile major and minor proteoforms with time-of-flight technology offering new levels of sensitivity and clarity to intact protein mass spectrometry. Easily dig deeper into peptide digests with the Iterative MS/MS mode of operation.
7250 GC/Q-TOF - high-resolution, accurate-mass GC/MS
The Agilent 7250 GC/Q-TOF system delivers full-spectrum, high-resolution, accurate-mass data with a wide dynamic range for identifying and quantifying GC-amenable compounds. This high-resolution GC/Q-TOF enables accurate mass screening by GC/MS and enhanced compound identification through MS/MS, low energy electron ionization and complimentary chemical ionization techniques.
Whether used in complex metabolomics studies, pesticide screening in challenging matrices, or compound identification in herbal extracts, quadrupole time-of-flight GC/MS provides the ultimate in performance.
8900 QQQ ICP-MS - powerful and flexible multi-element analysis
The new 2nd generation 8900 ICP-QQQ offers a range of configurations to cover applications from routine contract analysis to advanced research and high performance materials analysis. With helium mode performance and productivity to match Agilent’s market-leading quadrupole ICP-MS systems, the Agilent 8900 ICP-QQQ adds MS/MS mode for controlled and consistent interference removal in reaction mode, making it the world’s most powerful and flexible multi-element analyzer
Cary 620 FTIR Microscope and Chemical Imaging System
The Agilent Cary 620 FTIR Microscopes and Chemical Imaging systems represent the latest in cutting-edge performance. Leveraging off the latest in technological developments, the systems now deliver unparalleled spatial resolution and sensitivity, which coupled with a wide range of options, provide flexibility to suit applications ranging from routine measurements to cutting-edge analytical development.
The Cary 620 is a Focal Plane Array (FPA) chemical imaging FTIR microscope.