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BD FACS™ Sample Prep Assistant (SPA) III

Walkaway sample preparation for clinical labs



The BD FACS™ SPA III aliquots blood and reagents into daughter tubes, adds lysing solution and mixes the sample according to preprogrammed or custom protocols to automate workflow and increase laboratory efficiency.


Automating flow cytometry sample preparation with the BD FACS™ SPA III speeds up processing for labor-intensive manual steps, minimizes variability by reducing manual processing errors and frees technicians’ time for other tasks.


As part of a complete package of instrumentation, software and reagents for sample prep and data acquisition and analysis, the BD FACS™ SPA III makes BD Biosciences the clear choice for clinical applications.


BD FACS™ Sample Prep Assistant III, BD FACSCanto™ II Flow Cytometer, BD FACS™ Lysing Solution, BD Multitest™ 6-color TBNK Reagent with BD Trucount™ Tubes, BD Multitest™ 6-color TBNK and BD Tritest™ products as specified on this page  are in vitro diagnostic medical devices bearing a CE mark.

BD Flow Cytometers are Class 1 Laser Products.

BD FACSClean™ Solution and BD FACSFlow™ Sheath Fluid are for Laboratory Use Only.

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