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LITRE. A French measure of capacity. It is of the size of a decimetre, or one-tenth part of a cubic metre. It is equal to 61.028 cubic inches. Vide Measure.

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454 Life Sciences' technology is based on integrating proprietary picoliter-technologies (a picoliter is one trillionth of a liter), patented light emitting sequencing chemistries, and state-of-the-art informatics.
Designed for easy integration, the StarFire SG-1024/M-C delivers superior jetting performance from a 20-30 picoliter nominal (fluid dependent) drop size with fluids in the 8 to 20 centipoise range to produce single-color operation at 400 dots-per-inch from 1024 independent channels arranged in eight rows in a single metal nozzle plate that is replaceable and designed to withstand abrasion.
By processing reactions in millions of picoliter droplets, the platform improved sensitivity by two orders of magnitude compared to existing technologies.
The RDT 1000 generates picoliter volume PCR reactions at the rate of 10 million discrete reactions per hour.
Start with Single, Low-Cost, User Fillable, 16-Jet, 1 or 10 Picoliter Mems-Based Cartridge Printheads for Initial Process and Product Development.
6, 7, 11 or 14 picoliter drop sizes versus the 80 picoliter drops commonly found in ocher technologies.
The Sequence Enrichment application leverages our RainStorm(TM) technology to manipulate picoliter volume droplets in disposable microfluidic chips.
The three new models have 15, 35 and 85 picoliter fundamental drop sizes.