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Oxford OPTRONIX GelCount Mammalian Colony Spheroid Organoid Cell Counter - AV

Oxford OPTRONIX GelCount Mammalian Colony Spheroid Organoid Cell Counter - AV
Oxford OPTRONIX GelCount Mammalian Colony Spheroid Organoid Cell Counter - AV
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  • Brand: Oxford
  • Product Code: 31497
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Here is an Oxford OPTRONIX GelCount Mammalian Colony Spheroid Organoid Cell Counter

Predecessor to:
Current model

This Oxford OPTRONIX GelCount Mammalian Colony Spheroid Organoid Cell Counter has good cosmetic condition. Came from working environment.

Please see the exact video and photos below.

Testing we performed:
The Oxford OPTRONIX GelCount Mammalian Colony Spheroid Organoid Cell Counter tested to power on and load/unload tray.
No further testing performed due to lack of software. You will need to purchase software from the manufacturer.

System consists of:
Oxford OPTRONIX GelCount Mammalian Colony Spheroid Organoid Cell Counter
4-position tray
Standard power cord.

Configuration and Setup:
Manufacturer's specifications
Imaging method: visible light trans-illumination, high resolution 16-bit greyscale CCD line imager
Imaging resolution: user selectable between 300 - 2,400 ppi
Depth of field: up to 5mm effective, above well base
Sample loading method: removable loading tray, latching into a software-controlled motorized drawer
Plasticware supported: multi-well plates (6, 12, 24, 48 and 96-well plates with/without lids; 35, 50/60 and 100mm Petri dishes with/without lids; selected T25 flasks
Loading tray capacity: with 6-, 12-, 24-, 48- and 96-well plates (up to 4 plates of any one type may be imaged simultaneously); with 35 mm (up to 24); 50 mm (up to 12); 100mm (up to 4); with certain T25 flasks (up to 8)
PC interface: USB 2.0 (x2)
Dimensions: 560 mm x 450 mm x 155 mm (W x D x H)
Weight: 20 kg (44 lbs)
Power requirements: 100 - 240V ~ 1.5A, 50-60 Hz; 2 x T1.6A fuse
Storage temperature: 10 - 40C
Operating temperature: 15 - 30C
Operating humidity: 0 - 70% (non condensing)

Min. resolvable colony diameter Approximately 30um (at 2,400 ppi image resolution)
Typical acquisition time 12 minutes (four 6-well plates; 1,200 ppi) for non-adherent colonies
6 minutes (four 6-well plates; 600 ppi) for adherent colonies

Colony detection CHARM II (Compact Hough and Radial Map) image processing algorithm, dedicated to colony detection and size characterization, proprietary to Oxford Optronix Ltd.
Supported colony types Adherent: stained (methyl blue, crystal violet, or equivalent).
Non-adherent in soft agar, methylcellulose or other semi-solid media: unstained or stained (MTT or equivalent).
Variability in counting < 5% variability for repeated analysis of the same sample
Numerical data output Automated exportation to Excel of colony counts, mean colony diameter, area, volume and other ‘statistics’ per well/dish.
Optional ‘csv’ output of per-colony data and/or statistics histograms.
Image output Per well/dish or compound bitmap images for general purpose importation/printing.
Per well/dish raw images for off-line image analysis and archiving.

Video Description:
The video gives an overview of the Oxford OPTRONIX GelCount Mammalian Colony Spheroid Organoid Cell Counter.

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25" x 25" x 13" @ 60#

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

Here we are showing you our standard packing process  

      1. All items are different, but they all follow the same principle when packaging.

      2. Start with a well-constructed crate

A well-constructed crate would consist of 1/2” to 5/8” Plywood with framing. We generally purchase our crates from a third party who specializes in custom crates.

      3. You always want the Instrument to not be directly on the wood deck of the crate. This is done by placing it on foam, inside of the crate. We use 2” 1.7 lb. density foam which works great. It provides cushioning and enough firmness to support the Instrument.

      4. The next step is to make sure there is nothing on the deck of the Instrument and the Head/ Arm is secured. In some cases there will be multiple arms to secure but for this example there is only one. The reason for this is so there is no free movement during transit which could cause serious damage to the Instrument.

      5. The next step is to make sure your Instrument is covered in either a pallet bag or shrink wrap so no dust or foreign object will get into the crate.

      6. The next step is to secure the instrument inside the crate by bracing. We use a method of 2x4’s which have 1” foam shrink wrapped to them so no piece of wood touches the actual instrument.

      7. Final step is to photograph everything inside the crate and then seal it with screws.


All equipment warranty request must have a support case opened within the 60-day Domestic USA and 30-day International warranty period.
To open a support case, please send an email to [email protected] or call (508)974-4896.
Please provide your name, contact information, quotation/invoice number and a brief description of the issue that you are experiencing.
Phone and/or Email support will be provided prior to scheduling a return.
Please see the link below for our detailed warranty statement.
Customers must retain all original shipping materials during the warranty period.

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