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The BD® Cytometric Bead Array (CBA) Solutions measure a variety of soluble and intracellular proteins, including cytokines, chemokines, growth factors and phosphorylated signaling proteins using flow cytometry.


The solutions:

  • Enable analysis of up to 30 proteins using just 25 to 50 μL of sample
  • Are compatible with almost any standard flow cytometer without the need to purchase expensive single-purpose equipment
  • Are available in preconfigured kits or in an open configurable format for unique needs
    • BD® CBA Kits—preconfigured for simple set up and to minimize the need for optimization of routine panel
    • BD® CBA Flex Sets—open and configurable method of detection to build your own multiplexes for protein quantitation as low as 10 pg/mL
    • BD® CBA Enhanced Sensitivity Flex Sets—capable of detecting cytokine concentrations as low as 0.274 pg/mL
    • BD® CBA Functional Beads—allow you to conjugate your own antibody for your protein of interest
  • Include software tools for data analysis: BD® CBA Analysis Software, FCAP Array SoftwareFlowJo v10 CBA Plug-in.

Find more details on BD® Cytometric Bead Array Solutions from the brochure.



All BD® CBA Kit formats provide highly sensitive detection of various cytokines.

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For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.

FCAP Array™ is a trademark of Soft Flow Hungary Ltd.