Quickly generate identifiers (with optional prefixes) for 96 and 384 well plates.

microplate(plates = 1L, wells = 96L, controls = 0L, prefix = NULL)

Arguments

plates

integer(1). Number of plates.

wells

integer(1). Number of wells (96, 384).

controls

integer(1). Number of control wells.

prefix

character(1) or NULL. Plate name prefix.

Value

character. Well identifiers.

Details

These plate formats are frequently used for high-throughput screening assays.

Note

Updated 2019-08-11.

Examples

## Single 96-well plate. microplate(wells = 96L)
#> [1] "1-A01" "1-A02" "1-A03" "1-A04" "1-A05" "1-A06" "1-A07" "1-A08" "1-A09" #> [10] "1-A10" "1-A11" "1-A12" "1-B01" "1-B02" "1-B03" "1-B04" "1-B05" "1-B06" #> [19] "1-B07" "1-B08" "1-B09" "1-B10" "1-B11" "1-B12" "1-C01" "1-C02" "1-C03" #> [28] "1-C04" "1-C05" "1-C06" "1-C07" "1-C08" "1-C09" "1-C10" "1-C11" "1-C12" #> [37] "1-D01" "1-D02" "1-D03" "1-D04" "1-D05" "1-D06" "1-D07" "1-D08" "1-D09" #> [46] "1-D10" "1-D11" "1-D12" "1-E01" "1-E02" "1-E03" "1-E04" "1-E05" "1-E06" #> [55] "1-E07" "1-E08" "1-E09" "1-E10" "1-E11" "1-E12" "1-F01" "1-F02" "1-F03" #> [64] "1-F04" "1-F05" "1-F06" "1-F07" "1-F08" "1-F09" "1-F10" "1-F11" "1-F12" #> [73] "1-G01" "1-G02" "1-G03" "1-G04" "1-G05" "1-G06" "1-G07" "1-G08" "1-G09" #> [82] "1-G10" "1-G11" "1-G12" "1-H01" "1-H02" "1-H03" "1-H04" "1-H05" "1-H06" #> [91] "1-H07" "1-H08" "1-H09" "1-H10" "1-H11" "1-H12"
## 2 96-well plates. microplate(plates = 2L, wells = 96L)
#> [1] "1-A01" "1-A02" "1-A03" "1-A04" "1-A05" "1-A06" "1-A07" "1-A08" "1-A09" #> [10] "1-A10" "1-A11" "1-A12" "1-B01" "1-B02" "1-B03" "1-B04" "1-B05" "1-B06" #> [19] "1-B07" "1-B08" "1-B09" "1-B10" "1-B11" "1-B12" "1-C01" "1-C02" "1-C03" #> [28] "1-C04" "1-C05" "1-C06" "1-C07" "1-C08" "1-C09" "1-C10" "1-C11" "1-C12" #> [37] "1-D01" "1-D02" "1-D03" "1-D04" "1-D05" "1-D06" "1-D07" "1-D08" "1-D09" #> [46] "1-D10" "1-D11" "1-D12" "1-E01" "1-E02" "1-E03" "1-E04" "1-E05" "1-E06" #> [55] "1-E07" "1-E08" "1-E09" "1-E10" "1-E11" "1-E12" "1-F01" "1-F02" "1-F03" #> [64] "1-F04" "1-F05" "1-F06" "1-F07" "1-F08" "1-F09" "1-F10" "1-F11" "1-F12" #> [73] "1-G01" "1-G02" "1-G03" "1-G04" "1-G05" "1-G06" "1-G07" "1-G08" "1-G09" #> [82] "1-G10" "1-G11" "1-G12" "1-H01" "1-H02" "1-H03" "1-H04" "1-H05" "1-H06" #> [91] "1-H07" "1-H08" "1-H09" "1-H10" "1-H11" "1-H12" "2-A01" "2-A02" "2-A03" #> [100] "2-A04" "2-A05" "2-A06" "2-A07" "2-A08" "2-A09" "2-A10" "2-A11" "2-A12" #> [109] "2-B01" "2-B02" "2-B03" "2-B04" "2-B05" "2-B06" "2-B07" "2-B08" "2-B09" #> [118] "2-B10" "2-B11" "2-B12" "2-C01" "2-C02" "2-C03" "2-C04" "2-C05" "2-C06" #> [127] "2-C07" "2-C08" "2-C09" "2-C10" "2-C11" "2-C12" "2-D01" "2-D02" "2-D03" #> [136] "2-D04" "2-D05" "2-D06" "2-D07" "2-D08" "2-D09" "2-D10" "2-D11" "2-D12" #> [145] "2-E01" "2-E02" "2-E03" "2-E04" "2-E05" "2-E06" "2-E07" "2-E08" "2-E09" #> [154] "2-E10" "2-E11" "2-E12" "2-F01" "2-F02" "2-F03" "2-F04" "2-F05" "2-F06" #> [163] "2-F07" "2-F08" "2-F09" "2-F10" "2-F11" "2-F12" "2-G01" "2-G02" "2-G03" #> [172] "2-G04" "2-G05" "2-G06" "2-G07" "2-G08" "2-G09" "2-G10" "2-G11" "2-G12" #> [181] "2-H01" "2-H02" "2-H03" "2-H04" "2-H05" "2-H06" "2-H07" "2-H08" "2-H09" #> [190] "2-H10" "2-H11" "2-H12"
## Single 384-well plate. microplate(wells = 384L)
#> [1] "1-A01" "1-A02" "1-A03" "1-A04" "1-A05" "1-A06" "1-A07" "1-A08" "1-A09" #> [10] "1-A10" "1-A11" "1-A12" "1-A13" "1-A14" "1-A15" "1-A16" "1-A17" "1-A18" #> [19] "1-A19" "1-A20" "1-A21" "1-A22" "1-A23" "1-A24" "1-B01" "1-B02" "1-B03" #> [28] "1-B04" "1-B05" "1-B06" "1-B07" "1-B08" "1-B09" "1-B10" "1-B11" "1-B12" #> [37] "1-B13" "1-B14" "1-B15" "1-B16" "1-B17" "1-B18" "1-B19" "1-B20" "1-B21" #> [46] "1-B22" "1-B23" "1-B24" "1-C01" "1-C02" "1-C03" "1-C04" "1-C05" "1-C06" #> [55] "1-C07" "1-C08" "1-C09" "1-C10" "1-C11" "1-C12" "1-C13" "1-C14" "1-C15" #> [64] "1-C16" "1-C17" "1-C18" "1-C19" "1-C20" "1-C21" "1-C22" "1-C23" "1-C24" #> [73] "1-D01" "1-D02" "1-D03" "1-D04" "1-D05" "1-D06" "1-D07" "1-D08" "1-D09" #> [82] "1-D10" "1-D11" "1-D12" "1-D13" "1-D14" "1-D15" "1-D16" "1-D17" "1-D18" #> [91] "1-D19" "1-D20" "1-D21" "1-D22" "1-D23" "1-D24" "1-E01" "1-E02" "1-E03" #> [100] "1-E04" "1-E05" "1-E06" "1-E07" "1-E08" "1-E09" "1-E10" "1-E11" "1-E12" #> [109] "1-E13" "1-E14" "1-E15" "1-E16" "1-E17" "1-E18" "1-E19" "1-E20" "1-E21" #> [118] "1-E22" "1-E23" "1-E24" "1-F01" "1-F02" "1-F03" "1-F04" "1-F05" "1-F06" #> [127] "1-F07" "1-F08" "1-F09" "1-F10" "1-F11" "1-F12" "1-F13" "1-F14" "1-F15" #> [136] "1-F16" "1-F17" "1-F18" "1-F19" "1-F20" "1-F21" "1-F22" "1-F23" "1-F24" #> [145] "1-G01" "1-G02" "1-G03" "1-G04" "1-G05" "1-G06" "1-G07" "1-G08" "1-G09" #> [154] "1-G10" "1-G11" "1-G12" "1-G13" "1-G14" "1-G15" "1-G16" "1-G17" "1-G18" #> [163] "1-G19" "1-G20" "1-G21" "1-G22" "1-G23" "1-G24" "1-H01" "1-H02" "1-H03" #> [172] "1-H04" "1-H05" "1-H06" "1-H07" "1-H08" "1-H09" "1-H10" "1-H11" "1-H12" #> [181] "1-H13" "1-H14" "1-H15" "1-H16" "1-H17" "1-H18" "1-H19" "1-H20" "1-H21" #> [190] "1-H22" "1-H23" "1-H24" "1-I01" "1-I02" "1-I03" "1-I04" "1-I05" "1-I06" #> [199] "1-I07" "1-I08" "1-I09" "1-I10" "1-I11" "1-I12" "1-I13" "1-I14" "1-I15" #> [208] "1-I16" "1-I17" "1-I18" "1-I19" "1-I20" "1-I21" "1-I22" "1-I23" "1-I24" #> [217] "1-J01" "1-J02" "1-J03" "1-J04" "1-J05" "1-J06" "1-J07" "1-J08" "1-J09" #> [226] "1-J10" "1-J11" "1-J12" "1-J13" "1-J14" "1-J15" "1-J16" "1-J17" "1-J18" #> [235] "1-J19" "1-J20" "1-J21" "1-J22" "1-J23" "1-J24" "1-K01" "1-K02" "1-K03" #> [244] "1-K04" "1-K05" "1-K06" "1-K07" "1-K08" "1-K09" "1-K10" "1-K11" "1-K12" #> [253] "1-K13" "1-K14" "1-K15" "1-K16" "1-K17" "1-K18" "1-K19" "1-K20" "1-K21" #> [262] "1-K22" "1-K23" "1-K24" "1-L01" "1-L02" "1-L03" "1-L04" "1-L05" "1-L06" #> [271] "1-L07" "1-L08" "1-L09" "1-L10" "1-L11" "1-L12" "1-L13" "1-L14" "1-L15" #> [280] "1-L16" "1-L17" "1-L18" "1-L19" "1-L20" "1-L21" "1-L22" "1-L23" "1-L24" #> [289] "1-M01" "1-M02" "1-M03" "1-M04" "1-M05" "1-M06" "1-M07" "1-M08" "1-M09" #> [298] "1-M10" "1-M11" "1-M12" "1-M13" "1-M14" "1-M15" "1-M16" "1-M17" "1-M18" #> [307] "1-M19" "1-M20" "1-M21" "1-M22" "1-M23" "1-M24" "1-N01" "1-N02" "1-N03" #> [316] "1-N04" "1-N05" "1-N06" "1-N07" "1-N08" "1-N09" "1-N10" "1-N11" "1-N12" #> [325] "1-N13" "1-N14" "1-N15" "1-N16" "1-N17" "1-N18" "1-N19" "1-N20" "1-N21" #> [334] "1-N22" "1-N23" "1-N24" "1-O01" "1-O02" "1-O03" "1-O04" "1-O05" "1-O06" #> [343] "1-O07" "1-O08" "1-O09" "1-O10" "1-O11" "1-O12" "1-O13" "1-O14" "1-O15" #> [352] "1-O16" "1-O17" "1-O18" "1-O19" "1-O20" "1-O21" "1-O22" "1-O23" "1-O24" #> [361] "1-P01" "1-P02" "1-P03" "1-P04" "1-P05" "1-P06" "1-P07" "1-P08" "1-P09" #> [370] "1-P10" "1-P11" "1-P12" "1-P13" "1-P14" "1-P15" "1-P16" "1-P17" "1-P18" #> [379] "1-P19" "1-P20" "1-P21" "1-P22" "1-P23" "1-P24"
## 2 96-well plates with 6 control wells per plate. microplate(plates = 2L, wells = 96L, controls = 6L)
#> [1] "1-A07" "1-A08" "1-A09" "1-A10" "1-A11" "1-A12" "1-B01" "1-B02" "1-B03" #> [10] "1-B04" "1-B05" "1-B06" "1-B07" "1-B08" "1-B09" "1-B10" "1-B11" "1-B12" #> [19] "1-C01" "1-C02" "1-C03" "1-C04" "1-C05" "1-C06" "1-C07" "1-C08" "1-C09" #> [28] "1-C10" "1-C11" "1-C12" "1-D01" "1-D02" "1-D03" "1-D04" "1-D05" "1-D06" #> [37] "1-D07" "1-D08" "1-D09" "1-D10" "1-D11" "1-D12" "1-E01" "1-E02" "1-E03" #> [46] "1-E04" "1-E05" "1-E06" "1-E07" "1-E08" "1-E09" "1-E10" "1-E11" "1-E12" #> [55] "1-F01" "1-F02" "1-F03" "1-F04" "1-F05" "1-F06" "1-F07" "1-F08" "1-F09" #> [64] "1-F10" "1-F11" "1-F12" "1-G01" "1-G02" "1-G03" "1-G04" "1-G05" "1-G06" #> [73] "1-G07" "1-G08" "1-G09" "1-G10" "1-G11" "1-G12" "1-H01" "1-H02" "1-H03" #> [82] "1-H04" "1-H05" "1-H06" "1-H07" "1-H08" "1-H09" "1-H10" "1-H11" "1-H12" #> [91] "2-A07" "2-A08" "2-A09" "2-A10" "2-A11" "2-A12" "2-B01" "2-B02" "2-B03" #> [100] "2-B04" "2-B05" "2-B06" "2-B07" "2-B08" "2-B09" "2-B10" "2-B11" "2-B12" #> [109] "2-C01" "2-C02" "2-C03" "2-C04" "2-C05" "2-C06" "2-C07" "2-C08" "2-C09" #> [118] "2-C10" "2-C11" "2-C12" "2-D01" "2-D02" "2-D03" "2-D04" "2-D05" "2-D06" #> [127] "2-D07" "2-D08" "2-D09" "2-D10" "2-D11" "2-D12" "2-E01" "2-E02" "2-E03" #> [136] "2-E04" "2-E05" "2-E06" "2-E07" "2-E08" "2-E09" "2-E10" "2-E11" "2-E12" #> [145] "2-F01" "2-F02" "2-F03" "2-F04" "2-F05" "2-F06" "2-F07" "2-F08" "2-F09" #> [154] "2-F10" "2-F11" "2-F12" "2-G01" "2-G02" "2-G03" "2-G04" "2-G05" "2-G06" #> [163] "2-G07" "2-G08" "2-G09" "2-G10" "2-G11" "2-G12" "2-H01" "2-H02" "2-H03" #> [172] "2-H04" "2-H05" "2-H06" "2-H07" "2-H08" "2-H09" "2-H10" "2-H11" "2-H12"