Technical Specifications B·R·A·H·M·S KRYPTOR compact PLUS



System Description

Fully automated random access immunoassay analyzer


Up to 60 samples/hr


TRACE (time-resolved amplified cryptate emission)

Size (W x H x D)

74 x 63 x 75 cm


54 kg

Operating Modes

Random access / Emergency (STAT)

Signal Detection

Up to 4 different wavelengths

Sample and Reagent Dispenser

Heated, teflon-coated steel needle 

Reaction Temperature

37–40°C, monitored

Reaction Vessel

Instrument-specific reaction plate for 96 tests

Incubation Time

9 - 59 minutes (assay specific)

Sample Volume

8 - 70 µl (assay specific)

Sample Test Tubes

  • Primary/secondary tubes: 11–17 mm (sample-specific) 
  • Special adapter available for micro tubes

Sample Identification

Barcode recognition or manual entry

Sample Management Features

  • Liquid Monitoring
  • Clot Recognition

Sample Material

Serum or Plasma (assay specific)

Calibration Method

One and two point automated calibration, every 1-2 weeks (assay specific)

Reagent Capacity

Up to 8 kits

Reagent Identification

Barcode recognition or manual entry

Reagent Management Features

  • Liquid-level monitoring 
  • Continuous and detailed reagent status information

Quality Control Method

Individual QC with barcode recognition

Quality Control Software

Levey Jennings QC Software

Quality Control Components

Control package separately

Online Connection

  • Bi-directional LIS connection 
  • Interoperability with prenatal risk calculation software

Available Menu Languages

English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Russian

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