Clinical Diagnostics


 

     

BACTEC™ FX and  BACTEC™ 9000 Automated Blood Culture Systems
offer performance, safety, reliability, ease of use, media quality and service
 

  • Helping to improve patient diagnosis and treatment.
  • Reducing healthcare costs through laboratory efficiencies.
  • Enabling improved Medical Outcomes.
  • Enhancing hospital and laboratory economic value.
 

 

 

 

Together with these blood culture systems are a variety of BD BACTEC™ Blood Culture Media which enable

 

  • Rapid time to detection with exceptional fluorescent technology.
  • Enhanced recovery of pathogenic isolates from blood cultures through the patented Resin media which help in identifying septic episodes sooner.
  • Better diagnostics outcomes achievable by patented Resin media formulation due to antibiotic neutralization and free of interference in bacterial staining procedure.
  • Sustainability of laboratory value to support different patient population and blood culture need achieved by a wide range of culture media available — for adult and ped patients; for aerobes and anaerobes; for yeast, fungi or mycobacteria recovery.
   
 
 

 

 

 

BACTEC™ Instrumented Mycobacterial Growth Detection Systems which include BACTEC™ MGIT™ Systems and ProbeTec™ ET System.
 

BD BACTEC™ MGIT™ Systems

  • Manual or full automation for mycobacteria growth, detection and susceptibility testing.
  • Flexibility in instrumental testing capacity,(available in two models for 320 and 960 tests respectively).
  • Non-invasive, non-radiometric, fluorescent-based detection technology which is safe for operation and is fast for result generation.

 

 

 

 

  

BD ProbeTec™ ET System

  • Strand Displacement Amplification (SDA) and real-time homogeneous detection technology to identify the presence of mycobacterium tuberculosis complex in clinical specimens.
  • This system could also be used to identify Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) and Neisseria gonorrhoeae (GC) in clinical specimens.
 
 

 

BD PhoenixTM 100 Automated Microbiology System

  • This system employs turbimetric, fluorogenic and chromogenic technologies to identify (genus and species) of an organism. In the presence of an organism, the organism either reacts with the substrate (positive reaction) or there is no reaction (negative reaction). When the positive and negative reactions are combined, the identification of the organism is determined.
 

 

BD Phoenix™ ID/AST solution
  • This system incorporates the use of an oxidation reduction indicator, turbidometric growth detection, full on-panel antimicrobial concentrations with delayed resistance features and integrates software with antimicrobial stewardship functionality.
  • These ensure a complete solution for rapid, accurate and reliable AST results.
  • Coming soon...
 
 

 

   

 

   

  

   

 

 

Others
 

BD DifcoTM and BBLTM Dehydrated Culture Media (DCM)
 

  • BD DCM are with a proven record of performance backed by over over 180 years of combined Difco™ and BBL™ expertise and is the only worldwide DCM, Peptone/Hydrolysate, and prepared media manufacturer with ISO 9000 Certification.

 

Direct Antigen Testing Systems
 

  • BD Diagnostic Systems has exhibited strong leadership in rapid detection of a wide range of pathogens including RSV and influenza virus, C. difficile, and Group A Strep. When it comes to serology testing, BD latex agglutination tests and RPR card tests have come to be the industry standards by which other tests are measured. BD serology testing products are stand out performers for accuracy, sensitivity and convenience.


BD Stains, Reagent Droppers and Indicators
 

  • Available in Reagent Droppers, Diagnostic kits, Antigens and Antisera, Strep Grouping Products to aid in the identification of Streptococci, Staphylococci, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Campylobacter, Salmonella, Shigella and a variety of other organisms.

 


BBLTM Sensi-DiscTM
 

  • Sensi-DiscTM has the largest offering of antimicrobial discs on the market. Sensi-disc line maintains focus on the release of new antimicrobics, adding to the selection of discs. Sensi-DiscTM dispenser is also available for ease of your work.
 

 
 

 

OptiMAL-IT is a reference tool for the detection of Plasmodium antigens (pLDH) using monoclonal antibodies for individual diagnosis and for therapy control, with the following features.
 

  • PRACTICAL for any field use: Individual packed with all what you need for blood sampling and for the test.
  • SAFE and STANDARDIZED test procedure with everything done in plastic container.
  • Allow you to detect all four species of Plasmodium spp. (P. falciparum, P.vivax, P.ovale and P.malariae) within 20 min.
  • New SENSITIVITY levels up to 50 - 100 P.falciparum parasites in 1 µL of blood.
  • Better SPECIFICITY avoiding false positivity due to some non-specific reactions (new "lysis-dilution" buffer avoiding heterophilic antibodies!).
  • Reference tool to CONTROL the EFFECTIVENESS of therapy.
 

 
 

Avantor™ Performance Materials (formerly Mallinckrodt Baker) is a global manufacturer of high-purity performance chemistries and materials sold under the J.T.Baker® and Mallinckrodt® brand. Our products are used in laboratory, pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical and microelectronic industries worldwide.
 

Products marketed in Malaysia include the following:

 

  • Stain and Dyes
    • Eosin Solution
    • Geimsa
    • Hemacolor
    • Hematoxylin
    • Leishman stain
    • May Grunwald
    • Papanicolaou stains
    • Wright stain

 

  • Fixatives
    • Buffered Formaldehyde
    • Formalin Neutralizer
    • Bouin's Fixative
    • Decalcifier Rapid

 

  • Clearing agents
    • Paraffin
    • UltraPar (54-56oC)
    • UltraClear
    • Mounting Clear
    • UltraKitt

 

  • Solvents
    • Acetone
    • Ethanol 96% & 99%
    • Ethanol denatured
    • with Methanol
    • Isopropanol
    • Methanol
    • Xylene
     
  

  
   

 

QBC Paralens Advance

It is a cutting-edge of microscope attachment to upgrade any light microscope to LED fluorescent microscope. It has brighter and longer durability of LED light source compared to conventional UV microscope. LED fluorescent microscope has been recommended by World Health Organization for use in Tuberculosis screening.

     
   

QBC F.A.S.T. AFB Kits

World Health Organization has recommended the use of fluorescent microscopy for detection of Tuberculosis Acid Fast Bacilli (AFB) due to its speed and sensitivity over Ziehl-Neelsen stain. QBC F.A.S.T. Auramine O Stain, it provide user with less than 3 minutes of staining thus improve the TAT significantly of AFB screening.

     
   

QBC F.A.S.T. Malaria Stain

It provides a clear, fast alternative to standard Giemsa stain for Blood Film Malaria Parasite. With the F.A.S.T. malaria stain, it provide 1 minute for thin smear and 10 minutes for thick smear which reduced the stain time significantly compare to the conventional method.

     
   

 

QBC Malaria Stain

It is a FDA clearance fluorescence microscopy-based malaria diagnostic test that speeds and simplifies malaria detection with higher sensitivity, time saving and simple setup and review by using patented QBC technology.

  

     

MALDI Biotyper

Fast & Accurate Microorganism Identification and Classification

  • Robust, highly accurate & cost effective
  • Proprietary, high quality protein fingerprint database for microorganism identification
  • Fast, reliable and unambiguous species identification from positive blood culture bottles
  • Automatic calibration
     

     

LabUMat-2

Fully Automated Urine Chemistry Analyzer

  • Fast, reliable & user-friendly
  • Advanced, patented detection technique; built-in refractometer
  • Spotting method: sample dosage by pipetting unit
  • Unique pipette washing technology, no need for special cleaning solution
  • Low sample volume, liquid level detection
  • Automated QC analysis and self-check
     
 
UriSed 3 provides a uniquely advanced visualization and recognition of formed elements in urine sample using a special combination of bright-field and phase contrast microscopy by automating the gold standard method of sediment analysis. It improves differentiation of hyaline casts, red blood cells, crystals, yeast and overall diagnostic performance in central screening laboratories as well as in specialist laboratories.
  • Revolutionary particle visualization and recognition utilizing
  • both bright-field and phase contrast microscopy
  • Zoomable LPF-like images
  • 3x more investigated sample volume compared to UriSed 2
  • Throughput: up to 120 tests/hour
  • Fully automated sample preparation requiring only low
  • sample volume
  • Manual microscopy mode: Real-time view of any viewfield
  • of the cuvette to see moving microorganisms as well
  • No need for liquid reagents or calibrators
  • Automated QC analysis and maintenance procedures
  • UriSed 3 and LabUMat 2 together make a Complete Urine
  • Laboratory System
  • Streamlined documentation by LIS connectivity
     
 

UriSed-2

Fully Automated Urine Sediment Analyzer

  • Whole viewfield microscopic images of sediment
  • Automatic identification and classification of urine particles
  • Low sample volume; Fully automated sample preparation
  • Optimized centrifuge to prevent particle destruction
  • Unique pipette washing technology, no need for special cleaning solution
     
 


 

 

URISED MINI

Urine Microscopy Analyzer.

  • Up to 60 tests/ hour throughput
  • Total measurement cycle is less than 1 minute
  • Cost-effective operation without liquid reagents or calibrators
  • Highly effective tool in small laboratories, emergency departments or as a back-up system for automated sediment analyzers
  • Whole field of view images
  • Automatic identification and classification of urine particles
  • Connection to Laboratory Middleware or direct connection to LIS
  • Small, simple and easy-to-use
     

     

Nichipet Premium

  • Fully autoclavable and has high UV resistance for use in UV hoods
  • 5 year warranty
  • Pipette body has patented heat insulation from the hand to avoid volume expansion
  • Hyper blower system improves dispensing efficiency (2ul – 20ul)
  • Uses non corrosive ceramic plunger
  • Seal ring tested up to 600,000 aspirations
  • Body materials have high tolerant to solvents, abrasions and drop impact
  • New material used in 4-notch lock to improve volume lever locking strength
     
 

Nichipet EX Plus II

  • Fully autoclavable and has high UV resistance
  • Hyper blower system improves dispensing efficiency (2ul, 10ul)
  • Advanced durability against organic solvent dispensing:
    • Uses chemical resistant ceramic plunger
    • Perfluoro rubber O seal ring has low cubical expansion to chemical interaction
    • PTFE (Fluorine resin) used in vacuum chamber to maintain volume reproducibility
  • Easy one touch locking mechanism to fix volume
     
 

Nichipet EXII

  • Fully autoclavable and has high UV resistance
  • Hyper blower system improves dispensing efficiency (2ul, 10ul)
  • Uses non corrosive ceramic plunger
  • PTFE (Fluorine resin) used in vacuum chamber to maintain volume reproducibility
  • Eight sized over a wide volume range (0.1ul – 10000ul)
  • Easy one touch locking mechanism to fix volume
     

 


 


 


     

MAGPIX

The MAGPIX system is a versatile multiplexing platform capable of performing qualitative and quantitative analysis of proteins and nucleic acids in a variety of sample matrices. It features an innovative design based on CCD imaging technology that allows for a more compact, robust system. It is also easy to operate and maintain with streamlined start-up and shutdown protocols and minimal maintenance requirements.

Let MAGPIX empower your research with:

Affordability: Benefit from an affordable multiplexing solution that costs up to 4x less than comparable ELISA assays.* 

Versatility: Transition to multiplexing at your own pace and exponentially grow your data.

Flexibility: Achieve a wider array of goals with the ability to analyze both proteins and nucleic acids.

Compact size: Reduce clutter with a compact instrument requiring less linear bench space.

Efficiency: Measure up to 50 targets in a single reaction volume and dramatically reduce sample input.

Assay support: Leverage a broad array of commercially available kits as well as reagents for user-developed assays.

*Price per result based on comparison of xMAP 42-plex kit to ELISA kits containing the same analytes.

 

 


 


 

LX200

The Luminex 100/200 System is a flexible analyzer based on the principles of flow cytometry.

The system enables you to multiplex (simultaneously measure) up to 100 analytes in a single microplate well, using very small sample volumes. The system delivers fast and cost-effective bioassay results on many assay formats including nucleic acid assays, receptor-ligand assays, immunoassays and enzymatic assays.

The Luminex 100/200 is a class 1(I) laser product.

 

 


 


 

 

xTAG® Respiratory Viral Panel (RVP) 

xTAG RVP FAST is qualitative nucleic acid multiplex test intended for the simultaneous detection and identification of multiple respiratory virus nucleic acids in nasopharyngeal swabs from individuals suspected of respiratory tract infections. These assays use the proprietary Luminex xTAG Technology and xMAP® Technology platform to detect multiple targets in a single sample.

 

 


 


 

xTAG® Gastrointestinal Pathogen Panel (xTAG GPP)

xTAG GPP is a qualitative molecular multiplex test intended for the simultaneous detection and identification of multiple gastrointestinal pathogens including bacteria, viruses, and parasites. The assay uses the proprietary Luminex xTAG® Technology and the xMAP® Technology platform to detect multiple targets in a single sample. xTAG GPP can detect agents that can cause Hospital Acquired Infections (HAI) such as C. difficile or norovirus, foodborne illness agents like E. coli or Salmonella, and common causes of diarrhea in infants and in children 5 years old and younger, such as rotavirus A, Campylobacter, and Shigella.

 

 


 


 

xTAG® CYP2D6 Kit v3

The xTAG® CYP2D6 Kit v3 is a qualitative genotyping assay which can be used as an aid to clinicians in determining therapeutic strategy for therapeutics metabolized by the CYP2D6 gene product.

The xTAG® CYP2D6 Kit v3 detects a panel of nucleotide variants including gene rearrangements associated with the deletion (*5) and duplication genotypes.

The assay incorporates multiplex Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) and multiplex Allele Specific Primer Extension (ASPE) with Luminex's Universal Tag sorting system on the Luminex® 100/200™ xMAP®platform. 

Reliable - High quality in vitro diagnostic test with 100% accuracy and reproducibility++,1
Actionable - Detect 17 different mutations/polymorphisms, in addition to gene deletion and duplication
Efficient - Automated genotyping and streamlined protocol provides same day results
Flexible - Complete assay kit with flexible throughput for the Luminex® 100/200™ platform

 

 


 


 

xTAG® CYP2C19 Kit v3

The xTAG® CYP2C19 Kit v3 is an in vitro diagnostic test used as an aid to clinicians in determining therapeutic strategy for the therapeutics that are metabolized by the CYP2C19 gene product.

The xTAG® CYP2C19 assay is a genotyping panel covering clinically relevant mutations that helps identify up to 99% and 87% of poor metabolizers in Asians and Caucasians respectively.

Reliable Genotyping Assay - Detect and identify clinically relevant genotypes.

Resource Efficient - Obtain flexibility in throughput with Luminex® 100/200 platform and/or MAGPIX instrumenT.

Actionable Results - Gain confidence in results with high accuracy & reproducibility

     

 


 


 


     

DAGATRON Auto Stainer

The DAGATRON Auto Stainer provides fast and easy staining process by automated system control. This new innovated stainer features advanced functions and performances over manual staining or automated dip-type stainer include simplicity and convenience. 

 

Features

 

  • No cross-contamination in all of process/ Removal of intersecting polluting factors between specimens
  • Free adjustable time set for each process and additional selection for decolorizing
  • Simplicity/ Accurate and precision stain
  • Provide varieties of staining conditions (Multi/ Dual)
  • Safety for inspector and laboratory
  • Choosing number of slides; Easy usage with buttons
  • Self and Auto cleaning
  • Reagent lack alarm
  • Same process; Exact result
  • Built-in auto heating system [Ziehl-Neelsen method]
  • Fluorescence staining
  • One specimens, various staining method

 

Reagents for Auto Stainer

 

  • ZR-2A Ziehl-Neelsen: Carbol-Fuchsin/ Acid Alcohol/ Methylene Blue
  • FR-2A Fluorescence: Auramine/ Acid Alcohol/ Pot. Permanganate
  • GR-2A GRAM: Crystal Violet/ GRAM Iodine/ Acetone Alcohol/ Safaranine
  • HR-2A Hematology: Wright-Giemsa (or MGG)/ Phosphate Buffer