BD FACSPresto

A near-patient complete CD4 testing solution

The BD FACSPresto™ system includes the instrument, integrated software, sample incubation work station, and single-use disposable cartridges. The system is designed to provide absolute and percentage results of CD4 T lymphocytes and total hemoglobin (Hb) concentration in whole blood samples.

To fit the needs of resource-limited settings, the BD FACSPresto™ near-patient CD4 counter is small and portable, weighing just under 7 kilograms. It can be operated by a rechargeable battery and is designed to handle extreme environmental conditions, including both temperature and humidity.

Features

Provides absolute and percentage results of CD4 T lymphocytes and hemoglobin (Hb) concentration in whole blood samples to stage and monitor HIV/AIDS patients.

Ease-of-Use

A language-independent touchscreen interface and on-board videos guide users through every step of the process to meet needs of resource-limited settings.