Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. - S3e
by Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.

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Automated cell sorter. 

The S3e Cell Sorter is the first truly walk-away automated cell sorter. Real-time monitoring and smart features make cell sorting easier and accessible to both novices and experts.     
This compact system is equipped with either one or two lasers and up to four fluorescence detectors plus forward- and side-scatter detectors.

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  • Hands-free nozzle tip alignment  features the fully automatic AutoGimbal™ System, driven completely by software     
  • Simplified instrument setup  fully automated drop delay calculation, stream alignment, and droplet break-off monitoring enable precise 14 color sorting with minimal training     
  • Compact design  dimensions of only 70 × 65 × 65 cm (2.3 × 2.1 × 2.1 ft) including onboard fluidics and temperature control system     
  • 2-way cell sorting  sort two different defined populations at the same time     
  • High speed and high purity  sort cells fast while maintaining high sensitivity and purity     
  • Intuitive interface  user-friendly ProSort™ Software enables effortless instrument control and sort logic definition


Height65 cm
Length 65 cm
Width70 cm

Additional Specifications

Droplet frequency: 3743 kHz     
Sorting type: True jet-in-air for high-performance sorting     
Sorting purity: >99% pure     
Nozzle size: 100 µm     

  • Single laser: 488 nm 100 mW     
  • Single-laser upgrade: 488 nm 100 mW plus 561 or 640 nm 100 mW     
  • Dual laser: 488 and 561 or 640 nW 100 mW     
    Data format: FCS 3.1
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