Forget Cell Counting as You Know It
Cellaca MX Changes Everything
“The Cellaca MX has dramatically reduced sample processing time for our ex vivo preparations. What used to take us 5 people and 7 hours, now takes us only 3 people and 4 hours to process the samples, count the cells and plate them for downstream assays. Not only has the Cellaca MX saved us time and increased our efficiency, but it also has improved our sample quality. Cells no longer sit on ice waiting to be counted, making the data output for our proteomic, genomic, and flow cytometry applications more accurate.”
Get your time back.
Skip the sign-up sheet and the long waits. Count 24 samples with trypan blue staining in 48 seconds. When imaging and analyzing with fluorescent viability dyes 24 samples are completed in 2.5 minutes. Get all those all-day, multi-scientist experiments done in 1.5 hours with one pair of hands.
Analyze low-volume primary cell samples.
Cellaca MX only needs 25 μL of cells, so you can analyze tumor biopsy tissue, mouse splenocytes, tumor infiltrating lymphocytes (TILs) and more.
Human PBMC sample stained with Acridine Orange/Propidium iodide (AO/PI) and imaged using brightfield and fluorescence on Cellaca MX.
Count only the cells you’re looking for.
Use brightfield to check viability. Use fluorescence when you need specific details on cell health – tissue debris and red blood cells won’t artificially change your count.
Brightfield and fluorescent images of PBMCs. In brightfield, white blood cells, platelets, and red blood cells are seen. Nuclear fluorescent staining using both green and red channels accurately identifies only the white blood cells.
Count once and done.
Cellaca MX results are highly reproducible and linear across a 2-log cell concentration range. You’ll also get consistent counts across systems, labs and users. That means you can run a sample once and know you’ve got the right result the first time.
Serial dilution of Jurkat cells from 1.8E+07 to 1.8E+05 cells/mL analyzed on Cellaca MX. Counts were linear across the entire concentration range with CVs <2.4% for mean cell concentrations of 1.6E+07 cells/mL or higher, and <0.7% for 1.2E+07 cells/mL and below (n=9).
As quick as 48 seconds for 24 samples
CHO cells stained with trypan blue
- Viability: trypan blue or fluorescent dyes
- 24 Samples per plate
- 50 µl – 200 µl/sample
- Count cell lines & primary cells
50 animals, 150 samples, all counted in 1.5 hours!
|Dimensions||13 in x 13 in x 16 in (33 cm x 33 cm x 41 cm)|
|Weight||42 lbs (19 kg)|
|Excitation LED||365, 470, 527 and 620 nm|
(bandpass, center wavelength)
|452, 534, 605, 655 and 692 nm|
|Volume per Sample||50 -200 µL|
|Counting Speed per Sample||2 sec – 17 sec (assay dependent)|