Menarini Diagnostics (UK) Cellular Pathology services

TissueSAFE Plus

Key product features

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  • Minimising exposure to formalin and improving safety for patients, theatre personnel, porters and delivery drivers.
  • Tracking the time and temperature during transfer
  • Deliver fresh tissue to laboratory to allow molecular testing and bio-banking
  • Controlled and standardised fixation allowing greater quality for downstream processing
  • Full chain-of-custody and audit trail from the theatres to the laboratory

Product specifications

Product specifications

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  • Vacuum specimen transfer system
  • Formalin free solution for the operating theatres
  • Specimens placed into vacuum bags (CE-IVD) and sealed
  • Vacuum bags have an ID area and sealable pocket for the requisition form
  • The sealed bag is placed in a transfer box at 4 C and transferred in a standardised and documented way
  • A smart card records the specimen’s time and temperature during transportation
  • Full specimen preservation up to 72 hours at 4oC
  • Control and standardisation of fixation procedures
  • Reduction of formalin volumes
  • Reduction of exposure to toxic fumes
  • Improving archiving conditions
  • Improving disposal procedures
  • Chain-of-custody by use of individual access levels, log in and barcodes
  • Increased ergonomics by minimising handling of bulk chemicals and lifting heavy containers

Vacuum bags

  • CE-IVD, double layered PA/PE suitable for transport, fixation and storage of samplesImage SealSAFE 01
  • Vacuum conditions eliminate drying of tissue.
  • Low temperature conditions inhibit enzymatic activity
  • Lack of air allows faster cooling
  • Real-life colours of specimens preserved
  • Same bag for transportation, pre-fixation and storage
  • Barcode identification of each bag to protect the system
  • Patient data tracking
  • Self-standing bags, no plastic buckets needed

Optional Accessories

  • Data logger card reader for transport monitoring systemImages TissueSAFE plus 23
  • Data logger card for transport monitoring system

Accessories

  • Polystyrene tray kit 
  • 140L refrigerator 
  • 65L portable refrigerator kit with trolley and UPS
  • 26L portable refrigerator with trolley
  • 32L refrigerator box

Consumables

  • Large stand up vacuum bag kit (QTY 200)
  • Small stand up vacuum bag kit (QTY 200)
  • Vacuum bag extra large kit (QTY 200)
  • Label Roll
  • Polystyrene 200 ml containers kit with perforated lid (QTY 10)
  • Polystyrene 30 ml containers kit with perforated lid (QTY 10)
  • Plastic 1.5 ml vials kit with perforated lid (QTY 200)
  • FineFIX

Technical Specifications

Technical Specifications 

  • Intuitive touch screen user interface
  • Thermal label printer providing individual barcoded bag labels for traceability
  • Integrated card reader for transport monitoring system
  • HEPA filter against biological hazards
  • 2D barcode reader for patient data input
  • Built-in vacuum pump up to 10 mBar

 

Cover Closed (WxDxH): 

57 x 84 x 105cm

Cover Open (WxDxH):

57 x 84 x 135cm

Weight:

135kg

Power supply:

Single phase, 230V~ 50/60Hz

Power input:

1500W – 5122 BTU/h (peak 1800 Wp – 6145 BTU/h)

Altitude:

2000m

Working temperature:

15°C to 30°C

Relative humidity:

10% up to 80%

System of residual gas expulsion:

12m3/h (7cfm)

 

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