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New Scan® 4000

Scan® 4000, ultra-HD automatic colony counter & inhibition zone reader

INTERSCIENCE is proud to present Scan® 4000, automatic HD color colony counter, is adapted to all sizes of Petri dishes and all media culture. Its indirect lighting ensures great user comfort, high accuracy and excellent reproducibility.

In compliance with CFR 21 part 11, ISO 15189, ISO 7218, ISO 4833-2, NF V08-034, NF V08-100, AOAC 977.27 and FDA-BAM standards.

1. HIGH QUALITY
- Stainless steel body
- Ultra HD color camera
- Digital zoom x 64
- Resolution: 5 mega-pixels
- Counting: 1000 colonies per second
- Colony minimum size: 0.05 mm

2. THE LARGEST READING RANGE ON THE MARKET
- Round Petri dishes of ø 90, ø 100 et ø 150 mm
- Square Petri dishes of 120 mm
- Chromogenic Petri dishes
- PetriFilmTM
- RIDATM Count
- Compact DryTM
- Filtration membranes

3. UNEQUALLED LIGHTING
- 360° LED lighting, without reflection or shadow of the dish with White Dome
- CCD 5 megapixels camera, detects bare eye invisible details
- Beam Splitter to ensure lighting 100% without reflections or shadows
- Automatic detection of the dish + reading on 100% of the dish

4. SOFTWARE EFFICIENCY
- All functions in 1 window
- Automatic optimization of the contrast, luminosity and sensitivity
- Automatic corrections of the agar defects
- Automatic separation of confluent colonies
- Automatic elimination of counting grids
- Cross on each counted colony
- Polygonal exclusion areas
- Pre-set medias: PCA/TSA, MRS, VRBL, TBX, TSC, Baird Parker, GVPC, L.Mono, YM

4. INHIBITION ZONES
- Rapid detection: up to 16 antibiotic sensitivities per dish in 1 click
- 3 diffusion modes: paper disks (all brands), wells, peni-cylinders
- Inhibition zones and agar wells can be manually added or deleted
- Built-in antibiotic database: CA-SFM (French Society of Microbiology), CA-SFM Veterinary, EUCAST (European Commitee on Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing), CLSI (Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute
- Accuracy of inhibition zone measurement: 0.01 mm

5. FULL TRACEABILITY
- Harmonization of the results within a team
- Automatic archiving and printing of data: pictures, comments & results
- External traceability (Session saved, Excel™, PDF, JPEG, BMP, Scan® printed report)
- Internal traceability (Barcode, file archive, LIMS connection)
- Securization of the sessions (Compliance with CFR 21 part 11: system securization, operational controls and documentation management)

5. EXCELLENT REPRODUCIBILITY AND REPEATABILITY
- GLP (Good laboratory Practice)
- In compliance with :
- CFR 21 part 11
- ISO 15189
- ISO 7218
- ISO 4833-2
- NF V08-034
- NF V08-100
- AOAC 977.27
- FDA-BAM standards




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