What is the shelf-life of the reagents?
12-18 months after production depending on the assay.
Can the instrument be operated in “Random Access”?
No. Pathfast is a batch analyzer with up to six tests per run.
How many tests can be carried out per hour?
The analyzer can run up to 18 tests per hour.
What raw materials are contained in the reagent cartridge?
Magnetic particles, ALP conjugate, B/F washing solution, substrate and sample diluent.
Are additional reagents needed?
No, all the reagents are contained in the reagent cartridge.
Is a water connection or water drainage needed?
No. The analyzer does not require internal or external tubing.
Which substrate is used?
CDP-STAR with enhancer.
What kind of sample material can be used?
Whole blood and plasma.