University of Heidelberg

ViroQuant-CellNetworks RNAi Screening Facility

Services & Infrastructure


The 'ViroQuant-CellNetworks RNAi Screening Facility' provides services for High-Throughput / High-Content Screening, which so far are offered for working groups associated to the Heidelberg Campus.


  • Assay development - Support in assay development suitable for high-throughput solid phase transfection
  • Sample preparation - High-throughput solid phase transfection of different libraries (e.g. siRNAs) on well plates or cell arrays
  • Microscopy - High-throughput data acquisition: Introduction and access to automated wide field and confocal screening microscopes
  • Data management - Access to mass storage capabilities to archive and process microscope raw data
  • Data analysis - Internal software tools for image processing, statistical evaluation, bioinformatics and/or contact to data mining groups



Contact: E-Mail (Last update: 05/06/2013)