Lab Automation

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BD Kiestra™ lab automation solutions offer standardized and scalable automated solutions for inoculation, incubation, plate imaging, culture reading and result reporting. BD Kiestra solutions can help position microbiology laboratories to achieve more accurate, timely and cost-effective testing.1, 2, 3

BD Kiestra solutions can expand your laboratory's capabilities and help you enhance laboratory operations, maximize financial efficiencies and advance laboratory operations. With automation, you may be able to improve laboratory productivity by improving your lab's efficiency and turn around time1, increase your testing volume and achieve staff efficiency by reducing rework.1,2

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  1. Burns J. Combining lean with lab automation to get impressive results. Dark Rep. 2015;22(10):10-15.
  2. Page N. Transforming a Canadian microbiology laboratory: laboratory automation and lean processes reduce errors, improve standardization and result quality while improving productivity. BMJ Qual Saf. 2015;24(11):718-740.
  3. Croxatto A et al. Comparison of inoculation with the InoqulA and WASP automated systems with manual inoculation. J Clin Microbiol. 2016;53(7):2298-2307.
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