IC200 Kinetic ImagingCytometer (Vala Sciences)

IC200 Kinetic Imaging Cytometer (Vala Sciences)

The IC200 Kinetic Imaging Cytometer offers high-throughput recording of cellular fluorescence signals from up to 100 cells per well in 96 well format. With built-in segmentation software, the system can record signals from ~10,000 cells per hour.

System Specifications

  • 5.53MP Scientific CMOS camera
  • 10x and 20x magnification
  • Standard glass-bottom plates can be used
    • Preferred - Griener 96-well µClear plates
    • Other plate types and formats can be used
  • Up to 400 frames per second
  • Optical measurements of calcium transients (ie Fluo-4) and action potentials (ie Berst1, FluoVolt)
  • Environmental control (Temperature, Hypoxia, CO2)
  • Integrated liquid handling platform
  • Pacing (electrical stimulation)
  • Automated analysis using CyteSeer software to segment and measure fluorescent signals from individual cells

Cell Function & Screening Facility Support

  • Experienced support personnel
  • Full hands-on training and instruction for new users including:
    • cell culture requirements of the IC200 KIC
    • setting up and running of experiments
    • data analysis using the Cyteseer analysis software
  • Fee for Service


Dr Jeffrey McArthur, BSc, PhD
Head, Cell Function & Screening Facility

Discover more from the Cell Function & Screening Facility Visit other Innovation Centre Facilities

Acknowledgement of Country

The Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute acknowledges the traditional custodians of the land, the Gadigal of the Eora nation, on which we meet, work, and discover.
Our Western Australian laboratories pay their respect to the Whadjuk Noongar who remain as the spiritual and cultural custodians of their land.