Instrument Reservation

Instrument reservations can only be made by employees. If you would like to make a reservation of an instrument, please check the availability of the corresponding instrument on the FGCZ Instrument Reservation System (IRS). If you find a slot which suits your plans, please contact your project coach or the person responsible for the corresponding instrument.

Biophysics/Metabolomics technology platforms available at FGCZ


MS Instruments

NameDetailed informations by clicking * ideaSchema * ideaMass analyzerDissociationMax resolution @ m/z 200 & Max scan rateOperation Modes*Instruments at FGCZ - Service or User instrument
QExactive Hybrid quadrupole, OrbitrapHCD140,000 & 12 Hz @ 17,500 resolutionDDA, Full MS, SIM, DIA, PRMService QEXACTIVE_3 and User QEXACTIVE_2 (shared with proteomics)
QExactive HF Hybrid quadrupole, OrbitrapHCD240,000 & 18 Hz @ 15,000 resolution DDA, Full MS, SIM, PRM, DIA, AIF, In-source fragmentation, Positive/negative ion switching, timed SIM User/Service QEXACTIVEHF_2
TSQ Quantiva Triple QuadrupoleHCDQ1 and Q3 adjustable to 0.2 Da peak width (FWHM) across the entire mass rangeFull MS, SIM, SRM, Reverse energy ramp MS/MS spectra (RER)User/Service QUANTIVA_1
* • Full MS with high-resolution accurate mass detection • Selected Ion Monitoring (SIM) with high-resolution accurate-mass detection • Parallel Reaction Monitoring (PRM) for improved screening and quantitative confidence • Data-Independent Acquisition (DIA) for unbiased identification and quantitative analysis • In-source fragmentation of all ions • Positive/negative ion switching on chromatographic timescale • On-the-fly data-dependent decision making ddMS2 > data dependent acqusition (DDA)

Other MS sources

NameDetailed informations by clicking on the instrument * ideaDescriptionOperation Modes*Instruments at FGCZ - Service/user lab access
NanoMate Source Nanoelectrospray ionization technology. Chip-based electrospray ionization technology from Advion. It combines the benefits of liquid chromatography, mass spectrometry, chip-based infusion, fraction collection, and direct surface analysis into one integrated ion source platform. NanoMate



NameDetailed informations by clicking * ideaDescriptionInstruments at FGCZ
PACBIO RS II Single molecule sequencer used for SMFM (includes also the Rs2 150K upgradePacBio_RSII+
Biacore T100 Label-free protein interaction analysisBiacore T100
ProteOn™ XPR36 The ProteOn™ XPR36 Protein Interaction Array System is an SPR optical biosensor that provides real-time data on the affinity, specificity, and interaction kinetics of protein interactions. NA
Tecan HybStation Automated Hybridisation Station (Computer controlled microreactor)Tecan Hyb Station
Tecan LS400 Scanner Laser Scanner (Confocal Microscope)Tecan LS Scanner
Genetix QARRAY 2 Microarray needle spotter Genetix QA2Tecan LS Scanner
Scienion SciFlexarrayer S11 Piezoelectric microarray spotter Scienion S11Microarray spotter S11

Please, contact Jens Sobek for further informations.


1-D Gel Electrophoresis
Flatbed Gel Scanner
Ultrospec Spectrophotometer
Qubit Fluorometer
pH Meter
DS-11 FX+ Spectrophotometer

Created by ctrachse. Last Modification: 2023-12-01 15:58 by othman.