Automated Bioreactor Sample Delivery to the Vi-CELL BLU Cell Viability Analyzer

Integrating Biomek Automated Workstations
and a Vi-CELL BLU Cell Viability Analyzer



  • Biomek workstations provide a comprehensive suite of automation platforms that are easily configured to meet each critical step of your cell line development workflow.


  • Enjoy your evenings and weekends
  • Automate daily cell culture monitoring
  • Vi-CELL BLU cell viability analyzer can also be used in standalone mode when automation is not engaged.

Biomek i-Series Automated Workstations
Vi-CELL BLU Cell Viability Analyzer
  • Expandable workstations to suit your throughput and workflow needs
  • Spacious, open-platform design enables access from all sides to enable on- and off-deck integration of multiple devices
  • Rotating gripper with unique offset finger design optimizes access to high-density decks, enabling more efficient workflows
  • Optional enclosures and HEPA filtration for environmental control
  • Large-volume, 1 mL multichannel pipetting head expedites sample transfers and enables more efficient mixing steps
  • Intuitive, icon-based user interface helps simplify method setup and workflow maintenance
  • Supports 21 CFR Part 11 compliance in regulated environments


  • Trypan blue dye exclusion method for cell viability
  • Analyze mammalian, insect and yeast cell types
  • Can be used in standalone mode when automation is not engaged
  • Supports single samples or a 96-well plate 200 μL minimum sample volume
  • Sample analysis time <130 seconds Normal Mode <90 seconds FAST Mode
  • Typical analysis time:* Normal mode: 110 seconds FAST mode: 80 seconds *100 image analysis of ~2x106 cells/mL sample

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