Take the Hassle out of Plate Identification with the AutoCOL Colony Counter

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Take the Hassle out of Plate Identification with the AutoCOL Colony Counter

AutoCOL is a fully automated colony counting system with integral barcode scanner that links directly with Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS) for hassle-free plate identification.

The walk-away design features an integrated plate feeder, colony counter and software based on Synbiosis' tried and trusted ProtoCOL technology.

In under an hour an AutoCOL can automatically remove your plate lids and count colonies on up to 100 x 90mm plates. AutoCOL product photo

Combining unique three colour lighting and a sensitive camera, with an AutoCOL you'll capture full colour images of all microbial colony types, to generate precise, reproducible counts.

Compatible with 1D barcode readers, you can export images or numerical results automatically from an AutoCOL into a range of formats (XLS, PDF, CSV) or to your LIMS. 

AutoCOL is perfect for high-throughput colony counting and is suitable for highly regulated pharmaceutical and contract research microbiology laboratories. 

A wide range of microbial colony counting applications include:FDA compliance logo

  • Microbial environmental monitoring
  • Microbial limits testing
  • Efficacy testing


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