Covaris Ultrasonicator

The Covaris M220 focused-ultrasonicator is located in and maintained by Dr. Ryan Morin's research lab. Contact the MBB Equipment Technician or Dr. Tim Heslip (Microscopy Facility, SSB7145) for access and training.

User manual (equipment)

Covaris M220 quick guide for DNA shearing



The Covaris M220 focused-ultrasonicator converts focused bursts of high-frequency acoustic energy into mechanical force to process samples in a temperature controlled (7-20C range), non contact, and closed vessel environment. For NGS, samples from 15-130ul can be processed in dedicated Covaris tubes.

Detailed Specs

No Booking Required

Training must be obtained from the MBB Manager, Laboratory and Operations or Dr. Tim Heslip (Microscopy Facility)


Manager, Laboratory and Operations

 (778) 782-4318