Flexible quartz crystal microbalance system

Explorer from QSense

The Explorer  from QSense is a compact design QCM-D for one flow module, holding one sensor. It is temperature controlled and samples are introduced by using a peristaltic pump included in the system. An optional electrochemistry cell is available making it possible to combine QCM-D and electrochemistry measurements. A window module is also available for optical access to the crystal during measurements, enabling e.g. a combination of microscopy and QCM-D as well as a Ellipsometry module.

Features
  • One-channel system
  • 300 µl sample needed per sensor
  • Flexible choice of surfaces
  • Flexibility, combination with microscopy and ellipsometry

Applications

Measuring molecular interaction QCM-D can detect and quantify during the binding of small molecules for example the antigene antibody interaction as well as conformational changes in proteins.
Thickness measurements of adhesion layers on surfaces Molecules such as prolymers bind to surfaces. With QCM-D a quantification of the thickness of such layers can be made.
Desorption measurement Cleaning properties of detergents can be measured in real time.
Polymer multilayer
Lipid bilayer
Swelling kinetics

Downloads

Explorer
Product line overview
Dfind software
Modules
Consumables
QCM-D from QSense

Contact

Stephane Struyve
Stephane Struyve

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Quantum Design GmbH

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B-1852 Grimbergen
Belgium

Phone+32 230 84324
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E-mail:benelux@qd-europe.com
Stephane StruyveSales Manager
+32 2 3084324
stephane.struyve@qd-europe.com