What is PATHFAST® designed for?
PATHFAST® is an immunoassay analyzer for the measurement of emergency cardiac markers in less than 17 minutes from whole blood or plasma with core lab-quality results.
How many tests can be done per hour?
Up to 6 tests per run in less than 17 minutes, about 18 tests per hour.
Can PATHFAST® be connected to a LIS?
Yes, directly via an RS-232C interface, or via middleware (RALS, TELCOR, etc.).
How is the patient ID entered?
Either directly from the touch screen or with a barcode scanner.
How much waste is produced?
What is the assay principle and methodology?
Are there parts on the analyzer that need to be replaced regularly?
Does the analyzer have to be serviced regularly?
What is Magtration®?
Which kind of magnet is used?
What is the instrument memory capacity?
How long does it take for the instrument to warm up?
PATHFAST® is designed to stay on 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If it has been turned off It takes up to 30 minutes to warm up the reaction chamber after powering on