Quantitative PCR Core Facility

CFX96 Real-Time System BioRad

CFX96 Real-Time PCR/ BioRad

Room nr: U230 05 3700

Responsible person: Petra Hååg             

Booking calendar: This equipment can be used through booking in SKEDDA https://onkpatcorefacilities.skedda.com/booking


General information: The new users should contact the responsible person for an introduction. To be added to the booking calendar SKEDDA, contact Paula Mannström. Annual preventive maintenance service is done by BioRad.  To open and close the lid, use the button and not push the lid! The software Maestro is installed at the Data Analysis PC Computer in J6:14 U210066220 and can be used to analyze the data.  


Centrifuge in a lab.

PCR Plate Spinner, VWR

Room nr: U230 05 3700

QuantStudio 7 Flex Real Time PCR System ThermoFisher

QuantStudio™ 7 Flex Real Time PCR System/ThermoFisher

Plate centrifuge/VWR

Room nr: U230 06 3300

Responsible persons: Mireia Cruz De Los Santos, mireia.cruz.de.los.santos@ki.se and Eike-Benjamin Braune, eike-benjamin.braune@ki.se

Booking calendar: iLab OncPat https://karolinska.corefacilities.org/service_center/show_external/3714

General information:

QuantStudio™ 7 Flex Real Time PCR System, QS7, has exchangeable blocks for 96-well, and 384-well TaqMan array cards. Plate Centrifuge is available.

New users. This is a Core facility for Theme Cancer and is accessible by authorized persons only. You need to request new user training and operating instructions for the instrument through iLab “Request Services”, and after introductory training and registration of each new user in iLab, the authorization will be granted.

Introduction for new users during spring 2024 are available on:

  • Fri 22nd March
  • Mon 1st April
  • Fri 19th April
  • Mon 29th April
  • Fri 17th May
  • Mon 27th May
  • Fri 14th June
  • Mon 24th June

Contact Eike-Benjamin for the Monday introductions or Mireia for the Friday introductions!

User fee. The user fee is 100 SEK/h for the internal users. The instruments can ONLY be used through booking in iLab, (schedule equipment). More information on how to register in iLab is found at: https://ki.se/en/onkpat/ilab-booking-and-billing-system