Guava® easyCyte Instrument Specifications

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For fully automated sample loading from single tubes or a 96-well plate, we offer the easyCyte™HT (High Throughput) systems, with four available high-power lasers. The affordable easyCyte™ series features individual sample loading from tubes, and the same powerful optics as the HT systems.

The recent addition of a green 532 nanometer laser enhances the easyCyte™ instrument line, expanding multiparameter detection capabilities and enabling simultaneous detection of multiple fluorescent proteins, as well as providing a broader spectral choice using fluorescent reagents.

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Guava® easyCyte HT System

Guava® easyCyte HT System
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Guava® easyCyte Single Sample System

Guava® easyCyte Single Sample System 
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Guava® easyCyte Instrument Specifications

Operating Environment: Temperature: 16°–35°C (60°–95°F)
Humidity: 10–90% relative humidity (non-condensing)
Power: 100–240 VAC, 50/60 Hz, 120W
Fuse rating in USA and Japan: 2 A, 110 VAC Slo-blo (Time Lag) type
easyCyte™ System size: 17.8 in (45.1 cm) x 8.8 in (22.2 cm) x 17.25 in (44.5 cm)
easyCyte™ HT System size: 20 in (51 cm) x 10 in (25 cm) x 23.4 in (59 cm)
easyCyte™ System weight: 73 lb (32.4 kg)
Signal Processing: Digital Signal Processing
Parameter Dynamic Range: 5.0 decades
Sample Formats: Single Tube Loader or Automated 96-well Plate Loader

Guava® easyCyte Fluidics Specifications

Flow Cell Dimension: Standard square capillary with ID of 100 µm
Pump: Positive displacement
Sheath Fluid: None
Sample Flow Rate: 7µL/min to 72 µL/min
Waste Generation: typically <40mL in 8 hours of continuous use
Dead Volume: 50 µL (for 96-well microplate)
Cell Size: 0.2-60 µm
Typical # of Cells/Protocol: 1,000 – 10,000 cells/test

Data Management

Computer: Minimum specifications: Intel Core Duo processor T2400 (1.86 GHz), 4 GB RAM, 60 GB hard drive, 2 USB ports.
Output data file formats: Flow Cytometry Standard (FCS) 3.0 format, spreadsheet results in comma-separated value (CSV) format. Flow Cytometry Standard (FCS) 2.0 format or 3.0 formats can also be imported into third-party software for analysis.

Guava® easyCyte Instrumentation

Choose the configuration which best suits your application needs, from a broad range of standard formats for general flow cytometry.