CytoVision Automated Cytogenetics Platform
On-screen analysis: Review captured cells on-screen
CytoVision on-screen analysis supports a variety of applications in brightfield and fluorescence. Captured cells are fed to desk-top review stations for analysis creating a more efficient workflow and more comfortable working conditions for staff.
Detailed information you will get in the PDF.
Case Study: Business plan for new way of working
Data courtesy of Angela Douglas, Director Medical Genetics Laboratory Service
Liverpool Women’s NHS Foundation Unit, Cheshire and Merseyside, UK
Provide a comprehensive service for pre-natal, post-natal and oncology
- Conventional cytogenetics
Detailed information you will get in the <media 40428 _blank - "TEXT, Case Study Business Plan, Case_Study_Business_Plan.pdf, 65 KB">pdf</media>.
Case Study: Automation in Cytogenomics
Data courtesy of Shashikant Kulkarni M.S. (Medicine), PhD., FACMG Director of Cytogenomics and Molecular Pathology
Washington University in St.Louis, School of Medicine
Purpose: Full service laboratory
- pediatric (constitutional)
- chromosomal microarray
- cancer and molecular cytogenetics
Detailed information you will get in the <media 42069 - external-link-new-window "TEXT, Case Study Automation in Cytogenomics, Case_Study_Automation_in_Cytogenomics.pdf, 0 B">pdf</media>.
Case Study: Implementation into a diagnostics lab
Data courtesy of Dale Wright, Cytogenetics Laboratory, Sydney Genetics, Sydney IVF Limited, Australia
- Karyotyping (G-banded analysis)
- QF-PCR-aneuploidy screen (with karyotype)
- FISH - micro-deletion studies and chromosome characterization
- MLPA (sub-telomere and centromere) and aCGH
Detailed information you will get in the <media 40430 _blank>pdf</media>.
Case Study: Evaluation of efficiency gains using automated scanning and capture technology
Data courtesy of Leah Weems, BS, CLSp (CG) Angela Fylak, BA
Sonora Quest Laboratories, Tempe, Arizona, USA
“The autoscanner, or “Auto” as it is affectionately called, has become a valuable member of our laboratory family.”
Process: Six Sigma productivity project
Collected time requirements for completion of 220 cases
Detailed information you will get in the <media 40431 _blank>pdf</media>.
Case Study: Automating scanning and capture followed by on-screen analysis — measuring the impact on laboratory services
West of Scotland Regional Cytogenetics Service
Data courtesy of L. Monkman, J. Colgan, L. Crawford, M. Campbell, G. Lowther, Cytogenetics Laboratory, Duncan Guthrie Institute of Medical Genetics, Yorkhill Hospital, Glasgow, UK
“Implementation of automated scanning and on-screen analysis has led to a significant improvement in reporting times, quality and success rate and has also decreased the poor quality rate for both Routine and Urgent blood samples”
Administrator, Yorkhill Hospital, Glasgow
- Purpose: find, rank and capture metaphase cells in post natal blood samples
- Criteria: scan up to maximum 300 metaphases per slide, capture 50 best cells
- Typical throughput: 2800 samples per year
Detailed information you will get in the <media 40429>pdf</media>.