EquipNet is auctioning state of the art R&D laboratory equipment. The assets come to the market following the closure of a Novartis lab department. The online auction will be held between the 1st and 4th of April. Swiss multinational pharmaceutical firm Novartis develops medicines for the treatment of cardiovascular, metabolic and renal disease, cancer, and immunological and neurological conditions. Novartis products are used in the treatment of over 250 million people worldwide.

Over 450 lots feature in the sale, including: Olympus VS120 slide scanning system, Intellicyt iQue Screener Plus flow cytometer with Fluidics station, Thermo Scientific Dionex Ultimate 3000 HPLC with variable wavelength detector, GE AKTA Pure Protein chromatography system with fraction collector F9-C, Infors HT Multitron triple stack incubating shaker, Applied Biosystems QuantStudio 12K Flex Accufill system, AB Sciex Triple TOF 5600 mass spectrometer, Nexcelom Biosciences 200-BFFL-S Celigo imaging cytometer, Malvern Instruments ZEN 3600 particle analyzer, Thermo Scientific Q Exactive mass spectrometer, Zeiss Axiovert 200M inverted microscope, Hamilton Microlab Starlet automated liquid handling system, YSI 2300 Stat Plus analyzer and much more. The assets are located at multiple sites across the United States and can be viewed by appointment with the auctioneer only.

Global asset management expert EquipNet was established in 1999. The company now operates from 25 locations and conducts business in more than 170 countries across the world. EquipNet offers a range of services to clients across multiple industry sectors including live/webcast auctions, sealed bid sales and online auctions.