Fluorescent somatic cell counter







LACTOSCAN SCC Somatic cell counter is based on fluorescent image cytometry for counting cells in milk. It fully comply with the ISO 13366-1 IDF 148-1 Enumeration of somatic cells - Microscopic method (Reference method) with regard to the staining of cells, in the definition of cells to be counted depending on the size and the methodology of the counting. The somatic cell counter offers visual control for excluding accidental errors. The measuring range of the counter is 2 to 30 µm and the results are expressed as number of cells per mL. The results are available within 20 to 60 seconds depending on the type of analysis. There is no need of calibration, only a graduated scale on a LACTOCHIP is used for verification of the magnification as per requirements of ISO 13366-1:2008 (IDF 148-1:2008) Milk -- Enumeration of somatic cells -- Part 1: Microscopic method (Reference method).

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> World's lowest price for image cytometer
> Plug & Test
> 20 to 60 sec. analysis time
> High repeatability of the results
> Disposable LACTOCHIPS
> User Friendly interface
> Rich content report
> Fully-functional 7" Windows PC

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Cloud Solution

Results are easily stored and accessible at our cloud from any device all over the world or on your own local secure server.

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Our device is used from small farms and dairies to large milk collection centres, factories and labs, even in educational and state control institutions.

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Worlds lowest cost per test

The high precision image fluorescence somatic cell counting is now affordable even for small farmers, dairies and local dairy laboratories.

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Demo software

Fully functional demo software with results from real tests of milk samples from animals suffering from subclinical, clinical, yeast and mycoplasma mastitis.

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Mastitis types

The analysis gives information about cell size thereby differentiation of different mastitis can be done.

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Results from the analysis can be printed to the inbuilt printer in short report or exported in pdf and excel in extended report with images and graphs.

Results from analysis

Analysis time: 20-60 sec
Measuring range: 0 - 10 000 000 cell/ml
Measuring cell size range: 2-30 µm
Colour indication for sub-clinical and clinical mastitis

Coefficient of variation

LACTOSCAN SCC possesses the largest volume of scanned sample up to 9 µl that guarantee low coefficient of variation, better than the direct microscopic counting.

Verification as microscope

There is no need of calibration, only a graduated scale on a LACTOCHIP is used for verification of the magnification as per requirements of ISO 13366-1:2008 (IDF 148-1:2008) Milk -- Enumeration of somatic cells -- Part 1: Microscopic method (Reference method).

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  • High-end direct fluorescent, low magnification microscope with fast autofocus and cell counting software
  • Fast, accurate, reliable somatic cells analysis of cow, sheep, goat, buffalo and human milk.
  • Possibility of reference analysis
  • Detects subclinical and clinical mastitis
  • Lowest cost per test for Somatic Cell Counts
  • Easy readable results within 20 to 60 seconds
  • Takes up to 60 images by computer controlled X:Y movements and then processes these with special image analysis software
  • Stores unlimited number of record in the database
  • Results are color coded
  • Automatic software update and remote service
  • Portable and compact design
  • 10'' fully functional touchscreen tablet
  • Embedded printer
  • Wireless keyboard and mouse
  • Use of 4 channel disposable LACTOCHIPS
  • Low power consumption
  • One year full warranty

insert_chart Measuring parameters

Number of cell/mL *CV%
100 000 5%
400 000 3%
600 000 2%
* Coefficient of Variation

cloud_circle Environmental Conditions

Ambient air temperature: 10°C – 40°C
Milk temperature: 1°C – 40°C
Relative humidity: 30% – 80%

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AC Power Supply voltage: 220V/110V
DC Power Supply voltage: 12V, 5A
Power Consumption: 60W

settings Mechanical Parameters

Dimensions (W x D x H): 205x305x290 mm
Weight lower than 9.0 kg
Stainless steel cover box

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LACTOSCAN SCC Somatic Cells Counter1
12V power adapter1
Quick start guide1
Automatic pipette 10 - 100 µL – set at 8 µL1
Automatic pipette 20 - 200 µL – set at 100 µL1
Mini Vortex1
USB wireless keyboard with batteries1
USB wireless mouse with batteries1
22" monitor1

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