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The BD FACSymphony™ A5 SE Cell Analyzer offers the ability to:

  • Gain full visible spectrum coverage to collect all light emitted without the need for filter changes, increasing dye flexibility and number of simultaneous colors
  • Unmix spectral data live in BD FACSDiva™ Software while retaining familiar compensation workflow
  • May improve resolution of difficult cells and populations using autofluorescence unmixing
  • Access spectral abilities on your BD FACSymphony™ A5 instrument with an A5 SE upgrade kit
  • Choose between spectral or compensation-based workflows, achieved through careful optical design and added software functionality

Learn more from the BD FACSymphony™ A5 SE Cell Analyzer brochure.





What is spectral cytometry?

Spectral flow cytometry represents an alternative data acquisition and analysis strategy to conventional flow cytometry providing advantages in flexibility of fluorescent label inputs without having to change filters, as well as the ability to multiplex more fluorescent labels in one multicolor sample.


See our spectral workflow in BD FACSDiva™ Software.

BD FACSymphony™ A5 SE Cell Analyzer

Unlock the full potential of the BD FACSymphony™ platform with the flexibility of spectral unmixing or compensation workflows.

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Class 1 Laser Product.

Note: For specificities not yet available in the catalog or through BD Optibuild™ Custom Reagents, high-parameter users have access to a small-scale custom conjugation program for BD Horizon Brilliant™ Dyes, including early access to the high-parameter dye menu.

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