Beckman Coulter AU2700 Analyzer

The Beckman Coulter AU2700 Chemistry system, formerly the Olympus AU2700, boasts over 95 assays with a maximum throughput of 1600 tests per hour. The AU family of systems are well regarded, open reagent, high quality chemistry systems that are considered one of the most popular chemistry systems on the market, in particular in the US laboratory marketplace.

Description

Beckman Coulter (Formerly Olympus) AU2700 Analyzer

Fast and reliable turnaround times

  • Up to 1600 photometric tests per hour and up to 2133 tests per hour with electrolytes
  • Immediate STAT interrupt with HCFA basic metabolic eight test panel results available within five minutes

 

Walk away design saves operator time

  • 300-sample rack loading for peak workloads
  • 22-sample carousel for STAT
  • Direct tube sampling for 3.0, 5.0, 7.0, 10.0 mL primary tubes and pediatric cups
  • Mixed bar code capability
  • Automated reflex and repeat testing
  • Automated pre-dilution for urine and other specimens
  • Easy connectivity for automation

 

Automated reagent handling

  • Reagents are liquid and ready-to-use
  • Barcoded cartridges provide on-board management (random placement, on-board stability and calibration tracking)
  • All 48 R1 and 48 R2 reagent positions are open for third-party reagent use
  • Auto-calibration and auto-quality control
  • Automatic changeover from empty to fresh bottle
  • Multiple sized reagent cartridges hold from 100 to 6000+ tests to meet the needs of any size laboratory
  • Minimal reaction volume of 120 µL reduces reagent consumption
  • Reagent inventory tracking function predicts daily workloads

 

Efficient review of results

  • Choice of QC trending: Westgard multi-rule procedure, Twin plots, Levey-Jennings daily and day-to-day plots
  • Search function to retrieve data by individual sample and type of test (up to 60,000 patient files)
  • User-definable flags for abnormal results

 

Precision engineering for reliability and accuracy

  • Liquid level capacity detection to ensure accurate pipetting for reagents and specimens
  • Clot detection and crash prevention for probes
  • Exclusive spot photometric technology for precision optics

 

User-friendly Windows NT® software simplifies training and operation

  • Drop-down menus, icons, color-keyed graphics
  • User menu to customize operation
  • Operator’s guide with links, search, and bookmarks
  • Software capabilities support CLIA, NCCLS, and CAP compliance
  • Computer-displayed maintenance videos
  • Modem-linked technical support

 

Maintenance: Automated for minimum operator time

  • Programmable start-up
  • Automated washes and checks
  • Dry-bath technology means no water bath maintenance
  • Minimum disposables:
    • Permanent glass cuvettes
    • ISE electrodes are warranted for six months

 

No sample or reagent tips to replace

Weight: 1,540 Lbs

Dimensions: 79 (W) x 45 (D) x 50 (H) inches