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Cedex Bio Analyzer

Bioprocess analyzer

For use in quality control / manufacturing process only.

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Order information
Cedex Bio Analyzer material number and pack size:
Material Number Pack Size
06395554001 1 instrument with software and accessories
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Overview
The Cedex Bio Analyzer is recomended for use in low throughput environment.
Automated computerized analyzer for determination of a wide range of analytes in aqueous solutions like cell culture and fermentation media.
Your gains with the Cedex Bio Analyzer

Quality
  • Reliable photometric technology
  • Developed utilizing cobas® instrument technology and expertise
  • Better accuracy, precision and linearity of dataBroad dynamic range and sensitivity
  • Superior performance compared to membrane technology

Speed
  • Onboard sample predilution at the push of a button
  • Single module to study up to fourteen analytes in parallel
  • Plug and play reagent format
  • Intuitive touch screen driven user interface
  • Seamless data integration capabilities

Value
  • Single machine for multiple parameters and culture systems (mammalian, bacterial and yeast)
  • Very low minimum sample volumes required
  • Decreased cost due to reduced maintenance
  • Low down time due to robust operation
  • Expandable menu for tomorrow’s requirements
  • Consistent results using the Cedex Bio and Cedex Bio HT Bioprocess Analyzers
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Application
Use the Cedex Bio Analyzer for fast and reliable, analysis of your bioprocess.
The instrument delivers precise results for > 22 parameters of high importance for bio-process control in process development as well as in manufacturing.
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Specification
The technology of the Cedex Bio Analyzer is based on photometric and potentiometric (Ion Selective Electrode /ISE) analysis.
The Cedex metabolite analyzers provide consistant results using  Cedex Bio and Cedex Bio HT analyzers.

Test Throughput (Theoretical Max)    
  • 65 tests/hour for photometry tests only
  • 180 tests/hour for ISE tests only
  • Up to 100 tests/hour for mixed requests
Number of Channels (Reagent Slots)    
  • 27 slots (or approximately 14 assays) per reagent disk,
  • up to 8 disks available for expandable assay selections
  • 3 channels on ISE module
Programmable Parameters    
  • Maximum of 50 photometric assays with software v. 3.0
  • 3 ISE tests, 10 profiles
Sample Types  
  • mammalian cell culture
  • microbial fermentation
Sample Input    
  • Load capacity: 8 positions, continuous loading
  • Priority sampling: is available
  • Continuous operation: Additional sample setting during operation
  • Sample cooling: Not available
Sample Container Types    
  • Sampling tubes: 5 – 10 mL; 16 x 100; 16 x 75; 13 x 100; 13 x 75 mm
  • Sample cup: 2.5 mL
  • Micro cup: 1.5 mL
  • Cups on tube: Cup on top of a 16 x 75/100 mm tube
Sample Volume  
  • 2.0 – 25 μL per test, depending on assay format
Sample Dilution    
  • 1.5 – 100 times
Minimum Sample Volume    
  • Primary tubes: 500 μL
  • Sample cup: 50 μL
  • Micro cup: 50 μL
System Interfaces
  • RS 232 serial interface, bi-directional; USB port
Sample Data Base
  • 600 test results
QC Analysis    
  • QC history provides QC results of previous 60 days
  • Graphic analysis of results over time
Rerun (automatic dilution)  
  • Rerun with predefined dilution factor
Electrical Requirements    
  • Power requirements: 100 – 125 V and 200 – 240 V (-15% to +10%)
  • 250 VA (320 VA with ISE)
  • Frequency: 50 Hz or 60 Hz ± 0.5%
Water/Waste Requirements    
  • Minimum: Reagent Grade NCCLS Type II
  • Recommended: Reagent Grade NCCLS Type I
  • Water consumption: 2.5 – 3.0 L/day
  • Water temperature: 15 –32°C
  • Waste: Separate container
Operating Conditions    
  • Ambient temperature: 15 –32°C
  • Ambient humidity: 30 – 80% (RH, without condensation)
  • Heat output: Maximum 320 W/hr or 270 Kcal/hr
  • Noise output: < 60 dB
Physical Dimensions    
  • Width: 720 mm (28.4 in)
  • Depth: 550 mm (21.7 in)
  • Height: 480 mm (18.9 in)
  • Weight: 85.1 lbs (38.6 kg)

Instrument Specifications

Method of Measurement:
  • Photometric and potentiometric (Ion Selective Electrode /ISE)
  • Operating Temperature (+15 to +32°C): +10 to +40°C
  • Operating Humidity: 30 - 80% relative humidity (non-condensing)
  • RS 232 serial interface, bi-directional; USB port
Electrical Requirements    
  • Power requirements: 100-125 V and 200-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz +/- 0.5%
    250 VA (320 VA with ISE)
  • Frequency: 50 Hz or 60 Hz ± 0.5%
Water/Waste Requirements
  • Minimum: Reagent Grade NCCLS Type II
  • Recommended: Reagent Grade NCCLS Type I
  • Water consumption: 2.5 – 3.0 L/day
  • Water temperature: 15 –32°C
  • Waste: Separate container
Operating Conditions    
  • Ambient temperature: 15 –32°C
  • Ambient humidity: 30 – 80% (RH, without condensation)
  • Heat output: Maximum 320 W/hr or 270 Kcal/hr
  • Noise output: < 60 dB
Physical Dimensions    
  • Width: 720 mm (28.4 in)
  • Depth: 550 mm (21.7 in)
  • Height: 480 mm (18.9 in)
  • Weight: 38.6 kg (85.1 lbs)