Low cost fluorescence detection using a CCD array and image processing for on-chip gel electrophoresis

@article{Walczak2017LowCF,
  title={Low cost fluorescence detection using a CCD array and image processing for on-chip gel electrophoresis},
  author={R. Walczak and W. Kubicki and J. Dziuban},
  journal={Sensors and Actuators B-chemical},
  year={2017},
  volume={240},
  pages={46-54}
}
Abstract The most commonly applied method of fluorescence detection for on-chip gel electrophoresis is finish line detection in epifluorescence configuration using highly sensitive photodiode or a cooled scientific camera as a photodetector. In this paper we aim to confirm that a simple optical configuration based on a limited number of components and a low-cost, non-cooled CCD matrix detector combined with software image processing makes possible very sensitive fluorescence detection for high… Expand
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