EUROLabWorkstation IFA

Full automation of indirect immunofluorescence


  • Fully automated processing of indirect immunofluorescence assays:
    up to 750 reaction fields per run
  • The highest throughput system on the market
  • Automatic mounting of slides
  • Flexible loading of samples and reagents 
  • Economical and precise pipetting with 10 washable needles 
  • Automatic identification of patient samples, reagents, slides and dilution plates – 100 % traceability
  • Convenient and intuitive operation using the touch-screen user interface

Workflow optimisation

45 sample and reagent tracks for freely selectable loading

Slides with 10 and 50 reaction fields

Spatial separation of liquid handling and incubation (enables parallel flows)

Fully automated washing and mouting of slides

Precise and efficient pipetting

10 coated stainless steel needles and precision pumps for high pipetting accuracy

Optimised pipetting efficiency due to economical routes

Secure pipetting procedure owing to liquid level detection

Multishot function for the dispensing of reagents and samples

Innovative washing technology

Fully automated washing of IFA slides using directed and controlled liquid flow: MERGITE! washing technology

Two integrated washing units for slides with 10 and 50 reaction fields

Integrated washing unit for cleaning of reagent trays

Automatic dispensing of mounting medium

Convenient operation

Touch-screen PC with intuitive graphic user interface

Clear display of the time flow of the current run

Software-supported maintenance with minimum time expenditure

Overview of the process status

Convenient system overview with detailed status information on run times, resources and slides

ID-based memory function for dilution plates

Exact time information on pending actions for improved planning efficiency

Process security from A-Z

Software access with different user accounts and rights 

Transparent traceability of all data entries and changes

Gapless allocation of test results to the samples and reagents used

Sample typesserum, plasma and CSF
Patient sample capacity> 700 samples
Slide capacityup to 750 reaction fields (combination of slides with
10 and 50 reaction fields possible)
Parameter capacity per runup to 75
Slide washing unitone each for slides with 10 and 50 reaction fields
Reagent tray washing unit5 dispensing needles and 11 aspiration needles
Throughput> 200 tests per hour
Sample tubesOuter diameter 10 – 16 mm
Height up to 100 mm
Pipetting volume5 μl – 1100 μl, 1 μl increments
Traceabilityautomated registration of samples, reagents, dilution plates,
slides, reagent trays and cover glass holders
User interfaceTouchscreen PC with EUROLabWorkstation IFA software
Microsoft ® Windows ® 10 Pro
Online connectionASTM via EUROLabOffice
Dimensions2920 x 811 x 859 mm (W x D x H) (115 x 32 x 34 in)
Weight450 kg (992 lbs)