Bringing reliability and reproducibility to AST

Where automation meets gold standard-level1 AST accuracy

Scale your antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST) program while obtaining the comprehensive, accurate MIC values needed to guide targeted patient therapy with the combination of gold standard-level microbroth dilution and the processing power of the Thermo Scientific™ Sensititre™ ARIS HiQ™ System. A benchtop automated reading and incubation system, the ARIS HiQ is designed to reduce retests and improve lab efficiency through superior reproducibility, versus commonly used extrapolated data, for accurate results first time.

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Optimize patient care, support antimicrobial stewardship and improve lab efficiency

Optimize patient care, support antimicrobial stewardship and improve lab efficiency with the power of automation

Join the growing movement towards automated broth microdilution for confident antimicrobial susceptibility testing. With a longstanding history of AST accuracy, the Sensititre System delivers accurate antimicrobial susceptibility testing for the most commonly prescribed antibiotics as well as novel, last-resort therapies. A full range of standard AST plates, as well as customizable options, offer access to over 300 antimicrobials with wide dilution ranges. The flexible system is designed for laboratories of all sizes to support timely clinical decisions aimed at optimizing therapy.

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Sensititre™ARIS HiQ™ System for AST

Equipped to help your laboratory deliver timely results for critical decisions, the Sensititre ARIS HiQ System* includes a number of features designed to optimize your workflow

  • Simple operation -- convenient touchscreen and 24/7 access to critical test information
  • Large capacity, small footprint -- accommodates up to 100 Sensititre plates with advanced sorting options and efficient plate removal
  • Flexible loading – suit your workflow with single plate, whole rack, and batch loading/unloading options
  • Standard and custom AST panels -- choose from a wide range of standard Sensititre AST plates, or create your own, tailored to your formulary and patient population

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*Currently available in Europe, US and select regions.

Scalable AST automation for low to high-volume testing

Meeting the unique testing demands of all laboratory sizes and volumes, you can choose from a variety of manual and automated options with the Sensititre System.

Thermo Scientific™ Sensititre™ ARIS™HiQ Automated reading and incubation system—includes a heated carousel to individually incubate 100 MIC, breakpoint or identification plates, ensuring optimal growth conditions and eliminating repeat tests. All in one reading, interpretation and reporting with incorporated Thermo Scientific™ Sensititre™ OptiRead™ technology and Sensititre™ SWIN™ Software.

Thermo Scientific™ Sensititre™ SWIN Software for centralized reporting—the Sensititre SWIN Software System (version 3.4 or later) is designed for use with the latest range of Sensititre instruments. The Sensititre ARIS HiQ System works together with the SWIN Software to read and interpret up to 100 Sensititre plates, generating MIC and breakpoint (BP) results. SWIN Software combines manual and automated read options on a single, robust software platform, to easily consolidate your test program and streamline data entry.

Thermo Scientific™ Sensititre™ ARIS™HiQ Automated reading and incubation system—includes a heated carousel to individually incubate 100 MIC, breakpoint or identification plates, ensuring optimal growth conditions and eliminating repeat tests. All in one reading, interpretation and reporting with incorporated Thermo Scientific™ Sensititre™ OptiRead™ technology and Sensititre™ SWIN™ Software.

Thermo Scientific™ Sensititre™ SWIN Software for centralized reporting—the Sensititre SWIN Software System (version 3.4 or later) is designed for use with the latest range of Sensititre instruments. The Sensititre ARIS HiQ System works together with the SWIN Software to read and interpret up to 100 Sensititre plates, generating MIC and breakpoint (BP) results. SWIN Software combines manual and automated read options on a single, robust software platform, to easily consolidate your test program and streamline data entry.

Veterinary AST

Flexible, customizable veterinary antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST)

Obtain precise MICs with reliable and flexible manual and automated AST solutions with over 40 veterinary specific antimicrobials and host animal-specific AST plates.

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Reference

1. Gram negative anaerobe susceptibility testing in clinical isolates using Sensititre and Etest methods. C. Hughes, C. Ashhurst-Smith, J.K. Ferguson. Pathology Volume 50