Western Blot Chemiluminescence Imaging

Western Blot Chemiluminescence Imaging

The Alliance Q9-series is Uvitec’s top-end chemiluminescence and spectral fluorescence imaging system, proudly boasting the highest optics specifications and sensitivity on the market. The Alliance Q9 Advanced is fully automated, expandable and tailored to your workflow, upgradeable through plug-n-play technology.


Product Features

  • Fully automated
  • Up to 18-megapixel resolution
  • f/0.80 custom lens
  • -60°C regulated cooling
  • Fully upgradeable
  • Up to 13 illumination sources
  • 7-position motorized wheel
  • Unlimited software users



  • 1-click to image: effortless acquisition, in no time
  • No manual control: hands-off, automated routines
  • Fully slide-out tray: hassle-free sample positioning
  • Mobile sample tray: painless westerns imaging
  • All-in-one: acquisition – editing – analysis, straight away


  • Femtogram-level: stunning detection of faintest signals
  • Uvipure© technology: enhanced UV for EtBr and all safe stains
  • Chromapure© modules: take multiplexing to the next level
  • Confocal discs: boosted fluorescence signals capture
  • Filters: up to 18 filters to choose from


  • 9.2 megapixels: massive resolution, HD pictures
  • f/0.80 custom lens: unrivalled camera sensitivity
  • -60°C camera cooling: radical background suppression
  • OD 4.8 dynamic range: outstanding weak/strong detection ratio
  • 65,535 gray levels: research-level protein quantification


  • Stainless steel: long-lasting, robust instrument
  • Box© concept: interchangeable transilluminators
  • Plug-n-play: upgrade any module, at any time
  • 7-position wheel: and up to 18 filters to choose from
  • Q-smart darkroom: splendid Alliance-line darkroom

Watch how the Uvitec emission filters will drastically boost your multiplex fluorescence applications. (1:24)



  • Western blotting
  • Chemiluminescent/ECL westerns, dot blots…


  • Optional DNA and RNA gels with fluorescent stains
  • Ethidium Bromide, GelRed, GelGreen, SYBR Safe & Green & Gold, Sypro Ruby, Emerald, Midori Green…


Key Advantages

  • Auto-focus: images always crisp, in focus
  • Live-3D mode: unique pre-acquisition tool
  • Serial acquisition: repetitive, incremental, accumulative…
  • Auto add-marker: signal, marker and multiplex images
  • Customizable: all protocols adjustable, endless possibilities
  • Endless editing: countless tools included
  • Analysis: quantification, molecular weight, distances, colonies
  • Compliances: fully GLP and 21-CFR-part-11 compliant

Additional Models

 Alliance Q9 Atom Advanced

 Alliance Q9 Atom Light

 Alliance Q9 Mini