aquila biolabs releases CGQuant 8

We are happy to announce the release of our newest CGQuant 8 Software. Users will benefit from several new features and functionalities:

  • External light compensation enabling CGQ measurements without covers (e.g. for phototrophic cultures)
  • Automated growth event detection with email notifications (e.g. get an email when your organism reaches stationary phase)
  • Support for monitoring several base stations in parallel (now up to 64 sensors can be used in parallel)
  • New data analysis algorithms
  • High cell density mode for CGQ BioR
  • Creation of calibration files from live measurements with offline data

Minor new features and bug-fixes as well as an updated CGQ user guide complete the release of CGQuant 8.

Users should note that CGQuant 8 or newer is only compatible with CGQ devices that have been sold after 1st October 2018. CGQ devices purchased earlier require CGQuant 7.6. 

Please contact for assistance with software updates and in case of questions regarding compatibility.