VITEK® 2: Healthcare


VITEK® 2: Healthcare Features & Specs

 VITEK 2 bacterial identification system, antibiotic susceptibility testing, ID/AST


Vitek® 2 Automated Systems

VITEK® 2 is a fully automated system that performs bacterial identification and antibiotic susceptibility testing. 
VITEK 2 offers:
  • Intuitive software
  • User interface screen for immediate notification of system status to increase productivity.
  • Unique vacuum filler provides both safety and the highest level of automation.
  • Elimination of many manual steps:
  • Designed for simple temperature verification.
  • Completed tests are automatically ejected into an ergonomic trash container.


For larger volume labs, VITEK 2 is available in two sizes: VITEK 2 XL and VITEK 2 60




VITEK® 2 Compact automated systems:

The VITEK 2 Compact bacterial identification system, which is available in three sizes, brings VITEK 2 technology to laboratories of every size.  This instrument uses the same ID/AST cards, data management software and Advanced Expert System (AES) as the larger VITEK 2 instrument.




The VITEK® 2 Compact features:

  • Three-step setup procedure
  • High level of automation
  • Intuitive, icon-driven software
  • Familiar Windows® format
  • Easy graphical representation of phenotypes
  • One-click result validation
Bringing VITEK 2 productivity and automation to every laboratory
  • Proven VITEK 2 Technology available for every size laboratory
  • Proven identifications using the same ID cards as the larger family of VITEK 2 instruments
  • Easy training and implementation reduces training time with icon-driven, user-friendly Microsoft Windows®-based PC software
  • Improved workflow results in time, labor, and money savings
  • Peace-of-mind and increased confidence with AES, the only second-generation expert system available for antibiotic susceptibility testing
  • Rapid, reliable MIC susceptibility results
A compact design for optimal space savings:
  • Height: 24" (60 cm) / Width: 28" (72 cm)
  • Depth: 27" (68 cm) / Weight: 165 lbs (75kg)  




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