06/11/2008

MAXMAT S.A.

The New Maxmat PL Coag Fully Automated Haemostasis Instrument with Lowest Running Costs

MAXMAT SA is pleased to present its latest in-vitro biomedical analyser - the fully automated haemostasis system - the MAXMAT PL COAG.


Consolidation:
- Compact random access benchtop system
- Powerful and easy to use software
- Clotting, chromogenic and immunoturbidimetric assays testing

Overall cost reduction:
- Low reagents consumption
- Low cost 96-well microplate reaction support
- Low maintenance costs

Safety:
- Positive identifi cation of samples and reagents
- Lots and expiry dates management
- Traceability of operations
- Comprehensive Quality Control

Simplicity and Comfort:
- Workflow managed by software
- Reagent volume management
- LIS connectivity
- Urgent samples
- Automatic dilutions / concentrations / reruns
- Easy reaction curve viewing
- Very low noise level

Performance:
- Excellent system performance for all tests using MAXMAT reagents, controls and
calibrators

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

REAGENTS/ SAMPLES CAROUSEL:
- 40 sample positions for primary tubes (Ø 13x75mm of 4.5 or 1.8ml) and micro tubes
- Up to 35 positions for reagents, controls, standards, diluents in carousel for bottles Ø 18, 24, 30mm, plus tubes and micro tubes
- Programmable carousel refrigeration down to 12°C below room temperature
- Maximum dead volume: < 25 µl for low volume sample

PIPETTING SYSTEM:
- 2 precision dispense pumps with ceramic piston
- Reagent and sample dispensing: 2 - 220 µl with increments
of 0.1 µl.
- Pump life: up to 5 million cycles

REACTION SUPPORT:
- Disposable 96-well micro plate
- Controlled and regulated reaction temperature at 37°C

MEASUREMENT:
- Clotting: Optical clot detection with 6 channel LEDS
- Chromogenic: Absorbance with 1 channel LED
- Immunology: Turbidimetry with 1 channel LED

THROUGHPUT:
- Up to 140 PT/hour
- Combined assays around 50 to 60 tests per hour

OTHER:
- Power: 95 - 230 Volts, 50 - 60 Hz
- Dimensions: 850 x 660 x 550mm
- Weight: 60 kg

PARAMETERS:
Current MAXMAT test offer
- PT
- APTT
- FIBRINOGEN

- CALIBRATORS
- CONTROLS

Coming soon:
- THROMBIN TIME
- D-DIMER

Open for other parameters on the market:
- Factors
- Chromogenic: AT, PC, PS, Heparin and LMWH, antiplasmin, plasminogen
- Latex: PC, total and free PS, vWF antigen
- APCr, PTT LA