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The BD FACSMelody™ cell sorter

SENSITIVITY. PURITY. CONSISTENCY. The sensitivity and automated technology of the BD FACSMelody™ system makes it ideal for identifying rare cells, which can make all the difference in your research. Simplifying the workflow while reducing variation, the BD FACSMelody high performance cell sorter provides excellent purity and yield to drive superior performance.

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Ease of use without compromise—the BD FACSMelody cell sorter

The BD FACSMelody cell sorter makes running a sorter as easy as running an analyzer.

  • Automated technology greatly reduces manual steps and simplifies the workflow, making it ideal for users of all skill levels.
  • User-friendly BD FACSChorus™ software provides step-by-step instructions with a comprehensive workflow experience.
FACSMelody Features

Key features:

  • Easy to learn, use and maintain
  • Intuitive BD FACSChorus software
  • Streamlined workflow
  • High sensitivity and resolution
  • Reproducible, repeatable results
  • Affordable price
  • Small footprint

New yellow-green laser feature:

  • Excites popular fluorescent proteins such as DsRed and mCherry, as well as PE and PE tandem dyes.
  • Enables a breadth of applications, available in ten configurations featuring a standard blue laser and up to two optional lasers, red, violet or yellow-green.

New index sorting feature:

  • Correlates cell surface markers with gene expression, or other post-sort studies with index sorting for greater biological insight.
  • Indexes 1 to 100 cells per well for the greatest flexibility in your post-sort studies.

Technology highlights

FACSMelody Software Screenshot
  • Automation of all sort-stream setup, steering into collection devices and monitoring streamline the workflow.
  • Embedded software assistance guides the user at every stage of the workflow.
  • Excellent fluorescence sensitivity is achieved by a patented gel-coupled cuvette to identify dim cells and resolve multiple populations.
  • Fixed alignment and QC bead technology ensure consistent performance.
  • Bimonthly BD™ FC beads replace daily experiment compensation controls.
  • Standard configurations use new bright BD Horizon Brilliant™ fluorochrome combinations that are selected to minimize population spread and reduce the need for compensation.

Discover the consistent difference the BD FACSMelody can make in your research.

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