Finding serial numbers

Locate your cytometer serial number

Here are instructions on how to find where the serial number is located on your cytometry instrument.

BD Accuri™ instruments
Cytometer model Serial number prefix Serial number location
BD Accuri C6 AC, 4-digit number, or R Back of instrument, barcode label
BD Accuri C6 Plus AC, 4-digit number, or R Back of instrument, barcode label
BD FACSAria™ instruments
Cytometer model Serial number prefix Serial number location
BD FACSAria P or R Left-side panel
BD FACSAria Fusion P or R Behind fluidics door, above fluidics tanks
BD FACSArray™ instruments
Cytometer model Serial number prefix Serial number location
BD FACSArray W Panel behind the front access door
BD FACSCalibur™ instruments
Cytometer model Serial number prefix Serial number location
BD FACSCalibur E Back panel, middle
BD FACSCanto™ instruments
Cytometer model Serial number prefix Serial number location
BD FACSCanto II V or R Left-side panel
BD FACSCanto 10-Color V Left-side panel
BD FACSCeleste™ instruments
Cytometer model Serial number prefix Serial number location
BD FACSCelesta H or R Left-side panel
BD FACSJazz™ instruments
Cytometer model Serial number prefix Serial number location
BD FACSJazz JZ or R Left-side panel
BD FACSLyric™ instruments
Cytometer model Serial number prefix Serial number location
BD FACSLyric Z or R Left-hand side, bottom-left corner
BD FACSMelody™ instruments
Cytometer model Serial number prefix Serial number location
BD FACSMelody R Back of instrument
BD FACSVerse™ instruments
Cytometer model Serial number prefix Serial number location
BD FACSVerse Z or R Right-hand side, bottom-right corner
BD Influx™ instruments
Cytometer model Serial number prefix Serial number location
BD Influx 00- or Z Top of main power supply
X or R On the laser shutter cover
BD LSR family of instruments
Cytometer model Serial number prefix Serial number location
BD LSR II (blue stripe) H Under the lid, main chassis, right side
BD LSR II (orange stripe) H Under the lid, main chassis, left side
BD LSRFortessa™ family H or R Side panel, right side