When working in SARS-CoV-2 researchdiagnostic, reliable results are extremely important.

Both devices ColdPlate & BioShake D30-T elm simplify and improve your automated DNA/RNA extraction workflows – today and in the future. It offers best mixing and temperature behavior for the standard 96 MagBead RNA Kits, developed and verified in close collaboration with the world's best automation partners.  

Let BioShake work for you, while you plan your next test or experiment!


research & diagnostic

Our Fields



For automation QInstruments offers very robust & smooth orbital shaker, thermoshaker, heater & cooling units.



For each lab bench QInstruments offers the perfect solution for temperature control & mixing.



The pioneering development of automated applications in diagnostic fields are unbelievably dynamic.


BioShake Q1

The premium sample preparation has started.

Scientific innovations for all laboratories

QInstruments, the industry leader in mixing technology for Life Science spanning a wide spectrum of enterprise products. Our customers include life-science research laboratories, university medical centers and drug discovery laboratories in pharmaceutical and biotechnology firms.

QInstruments has established its reputation over 18 years and continues to reinforce it with world class support and inventive ways to keep critical systems operating. 

BioShake 3000 elm

Orbital shaking is undoubtedly a simple and non invasive way for mixing of assay components.


"The mixing technology that really works."

BioShake iQ

Compact and stylish designed, the BioShake iQ high-speed thermoshaker lets you perform all your standard runs with a minimum of adjustments.

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Intelligence & Speed

We are a life science company with pioneering spirit

QInstruments improves human health and life science through sample preparation automation. The company designs and builds innovative solutions for mixing and temperature control of molecular samples on robotic platforms such as the BioShake® as well as fast and easy to use accessories that accelerate and streamline discovery. QInstruments offers highly flexible, modular solutions that provide its clients with the ability to upgrade and reconfigure their automation equipment as their assays or technology changes.

The strong intellectual portfolio consists of several own patents, in the areas and methods for mixing, temperature control, centrifugation, and sample processing. QInstruments intends to develop further its technologies platforms to maintain a technological edge and a strong proprietary position.

The GERMAN company was founded in 2003 by the engineers Olaf Simmat and Christian Stange.

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SLAS Europe 2021 Digital Conference and Exhibition

| Exhibition

SLAS Europe 2021 Digital Conference and Exhibition | June 23-25, 2021

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| Products

QInstruments heater cooler ColdPlate™ drives highly accurate temperature control for the most demanding lab applications.

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Application note

| Applications

Mathematical model for orbital mixing illustrated at the 384-well microplate

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Quality without compromise


Worldwide 2 years warranty

QInstruments warranted for the BioShake models an extended warranty of 2 years - as an expression of their superior quality in terms of functionality, performance, workmanship, durability and safety. 

QInstruments combines life science applications with innovative products


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