Indian Council of Agricultural Research
(Agricultural Knowledge Management Information System)

ICAR-Central Potato Research Institute, Shimla-171001, Himachal Pradesh (
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Instrument Details
Instrument/Facility Name: MultiNA-MCE-202 Microchip Electrophoresis System for DNA/RNA Analysis
Make                                   : Shimadzu Corporation, Kyoto Japan
Model                                  : MCE-202 MultiNA
Specification   :

Click to ViewSample rack: Compatible with 96-well PCR plate† and 12/8-strip PCR tube (Shimadzu recommended product) Microchip: Quartz, 23 mm separation channel length, on-chip electrodes (insert up to four microchips) Electrophoresis: Voltage Max. rated voltage: 1.5 kV, max. current: 250 μA Detection Method: LED-excited fluorescence detector (470 nm excitation wavelength) * Class 1 LED product Separation Size Range: 25 to 500 bp (DNA-500 Kit) 100 to 1000 bp (DNA-1000 Kit) 100 to 2500 bp (DNA-2500 Kit) 100 to 12000 bp (DNA-12000 Kit) Up to 28S rRNA (5.0 knt) (RNA Kit) Resolution: 5 bp (25 to100 bp), 5% (100 to 500 bp), 10% (500 to 1000 bp), 20% (1000 to 12000 bp) Sizing Accuracy: ±5 bp (25 to 100 bp), ±5% (100 to 500 bp), ±15% (DNA-1000, DNA-2500, DNA-12000) Required Sample Volume: DNA analysis: Premix mode: 2 to 10 μL (after mixing with marker solution: 6 to 30 μL), On-Chip Mixing mode: 5 to 30 μL, RNA analysis: Premix mode: 3 to 15 μL (after mixing with marker solution: 6 to 30 μL), In the Premix mode, the marker solution is mixed with the sample before loading in the instrument. In the On-Chip Mixing mode, the sample and marker solution are loaded separately and mixed on the microchip under program control

  Working Principles
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  User Instructions
Widely used for genetic research such as: Genotyping and fragment analysis of plant populations Microbiological analysis using SSR markers Infectious disease analysis using SSR markers

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Contact No. 0177-2625073
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  MultiNA-MCE-202 Microchip Electrophoresis System for DNA/RNA Analysis Charges
Procedure Name
National LAB/R&D

Additional Rs 100/-towards postal charges if result are to be posted
The Demand Draft should be in favour of "ICAR- Unit CPRI Shimla"
Letter, DD & Samples send to "The Director, ICAR-CPRI Shimla"