Micro-volume, high density plate is designed for convenient and rapid nucleic acid and protein quantification without sample dilution. System is capable of measuring up to forty-eight 2 μL samples. Microlitre samples are pipetted onto specially coated slides that are simply wiped clean after the samples are read for simple maintenance. Compatible with most of the manufacturer’s microplate readers, including their new microplate spectrophotometer. Data analysis software contains pre-programmed protocols, and allows spectral scanning, sample naming and parallel reading of samples and blanks.