Genesis FE500™

Manufacturer Tecan
4.0
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5.0
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Average Rating: 4.0
9 Scientists have reviewed this product

4 out of 5
Ease of use
4 out of 5
After sales service
4 out of 5
Value for money


Rating: 3.3

  • Application Area: Biotechnology

"The Genesis is easy to use, highly accurate and has good reproducibility. Also, you can add other devices such as other brand shakers and it is also possible to run scripts and .exe applications."

Review date: 31 Dec 2012 | Genesis FE500™
  • Status:

    Reviewer

  • Member since: 2007

  • Organization: Eli Lilly Co



  • Ease of use
    4 out of 5
    After sales service
    3 out of 5
    Value for money
    4 out of 5
Rating: 3.7
"Excellent software and flexibility. Could use more continuous stream of improvements. Support varies on location (ASIA not as good as USA)."

Review date: 15 Jun 2011 | Genesis FE500™
  • Status:

    Reviewer

  • Member since: 2011

  • Organization: Maxygen



  • Ease of use
    3 out of 5
    After sales service
    5 out of 5
    Value for money
    3 out of 5
Rating: 3.7
"Not user friendly and people need help using it. Good, secure user authorisation ."

Review date: 21 Feb 2011 | Genesis FE500™
  • Status:

    Reviewer

  • Member since: 2011

  • Organization: ASDI, Inc.



  • Ease of use
    5 out of 5
    After sales service
    5 out of 5
    Value for money
    5 out of 5
Rating: 5.0
"Great workhouse."

Review date: 07 Feb 2011 | Genesis FE500™
  • Status:

    Reviewer

  • Member since: 2006

  • Organization: Antwerp university



  • Ease of use
    2 out of 5
    After sales service
    5 out of 5
    Value for money
    4 out of 5
Rating: 3.7

Review date: 18 May 2009 | Genesis FE500™


  • Status:

    Reviewer

  • Member since: 2008

  • Organization: Orchid Cellmark



  • Ease of use
    5 out of 5
    After sales service
    5 out of 5
    Value for money
    5 out of 5
Rating: 5.0

Review date: 04 Apr 2008 | Genesis FE500™
  • Status:

    Reviewer

  • Member since: 2007

  • Organization: The University of Mississippi



  • Ease of use
    3 out of 5
    After sales service
    4 out of 5
    Value for money
    3 out of 5
Rating: 3.3

Review date: 07 Jun 2007 | Genesis FE500™
  • Status:

    Reviewer

  • Member since: 2007

  • Organization: USC



  • Ease of use
    4 out of 5
    After sales service
    5 out of 5
    Value for money
    4 out of 5
Rating: 4.3

Review date: 14 Feb 2007 | Genesis FE500™
  • Status:

    Reviewer

  • Member since: 2006

  • Organization: DSM Nutritional Products



  • Ease of use
    4 out of 5
    After sales service
    4 out of 5
    Value for money
    4 out of 5
Rating: 4.0
"Easy to program and user-friendly."

Review date: 23 Jun 2006 | Genesis FE500™
The Genesis FE500 is Tecan’s front-end, pre-analytical laboratory automation solution.
Automation of the pre-analytical process is receiving increasing interest from laboratory managers all over the world. Genesis FE500 combines pre-analytical functions including pre-sorting, centrifugation, volume check and clot detection, decapping, secondary tube labeling, aliquoting and destination sorting into analyzer racks, on a small footprint instrument.

Functionality
Tube loading
• Pre-sorts samples for processing to streamline workflow and enhances productivity
Centrifugation
• Automated loading/unloading
Tube inspection
• Reliable identification of different separation layers
• Recognition of available sample volume
Decapping
• Handles primary tubes from various tube manufacturers with different dimensions and different cap systems
Secondary Tube Labeling
• Labels the required number of empty secondary tubes with the right barcode
Aliquoting
• Aspirates specimen from primary tube and pipettes into desired number of secondary tubes
Destination sorting
• Sorts processed tubes into corresponding analyzer racks

Features / Benefits
• Maximum functionality into smallest footprint
• Fast adaptation to current and future analyzer rack formats
• Attractive payback time
• Improved operator safety
• Flexible to cope with changing lab requirements
• Reduced risk of manual errors
• Compliant to In Vitro Diagnostic Directive 98 / 79 / EC

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Genesis FE500™

Manufacturer Tecan

4.0 / 5.0 | 9 reviews