Components

  • Modules (1 to 8)
  • Control PC
  • Analysis PC
  • UPS
  • Touchscreen monitor

Dimensions and Weight

  • Height: 16.8″ (42.6 cm)
  • Width: 13.1″ (33.4 cm)
  • Depth: 19.6″ (49.7cm)
  • Weight: 70 lbs (32kg)

Bench Top Requirements

  • 1 module system – 3 ft. (1 m) bench space
  • 4 module system – 7 ft. (2.33 m) bench space
  • Bench level within 2°
  • Cable clearance behind: 3 inches (7.62 cm)
  • Side clearance: 2 inches (5.08 cm)

Environment

  • Indoor usage
  • Do not install in direct sunlight
  • Ambient Room Temperature: 18-30°C
  • Transport and Storage Temperature: -20 to 50°C
  • Humidity: 10-90% non-condensing
  • Altitude: 0-2000 m
  • Pollution degree 2 (IEC 664)
  • Overvoltage Category II (IEC 664)

Cleaning and Maintenance

  • Exterior: Lint-free 70% isopropyl alcohol in water
  • Interior: Surface dependent – see User Guide
  • Minimal user maintenance
  • No operator replaceable parts

Software and Controls

  • Web-based local application supporting most browsers compatible with HTML5 and CSS3, validated on Microsoft Internet Explorer 11.
  • Includes specialized Graphical Processing Unit (GPU) and associated software required for analysis of images acquired with the Accelerate ID/AST System.
  • Capacitive touch or Keyboard and Mouse

Security

Operating system and software provide independent user level security

Susceptibility Interpretation

MIC values provided when available. Interpretation categories:

  • Susceptible
  • Intermediate
  • Resistant
  • Nonsusceptible
  • Positive for resistance phenotype
  • Negative for resistance phenotype

Breakpoint Standards

  • EUCAST
  • CLSI

LIS Connectivity

Supports bi-directional HL7 calls for ordering and and results posting. Results include:

  • Identification
  • MIC results and interpretation for each organism/drug combination
  • Expert Rules and any applicable comments

Throughput

  • 1 sample per module, up to 4 samples in parallel per system.
  • Each test may run from a minimum of 1 hour to a maximum of 8 hours.

Power and Network

Dedicated branch circuit is recommended for UPS and Accelerate Pheno™ system. When not available, care must be exercised to not overload the circuit which may result in a branch circuit breaker fault.

UPS details:

  • Nominal 120 Volts AC 50/60 Hz 12 Amps
  • 6 ft. long cable with standard NEMA 5-15 plug
  • Input range – 88-139 Volts AC

Analysis system:

  • Nominal 100 Volts AC 50/60 Hz 12 Amps
  • Nominal 115 Volts AC 50/60 Hz 12 Amps
  • Nominal 200-240 Volts 50/60 Hz 10 Amps

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