Recommended Lab Supplies

For your convenience, we offer an ACE® Installation Kit (P/N 404187), which includes the following items: Level 1 and Level 2 Chemistry Control Kits, GEMCALTM Reference Serum and Glucose Reagent, 1 kit of 3mL DiluQuik Pre-Filled Diluent Tubes, 1 kit of 5mL DiluQuik Pre-Filled Diluent Tubes, 3mL and 5mL volumetric pipettes and a pipette pump. The following list of general lab supplies and reagents, calibrators, controls, and consumables are not included with your system and must be ordered through your distributor prior to training at Alfa Wassermann.

General Lab Supplies
  1. Reagent grade water (Type II or better [CLSI] Clinical Laboratory Reagent Water)
  2. Kimwipes® or other "lint free" wipes
  3. Sharpie® or other permanent marking pens
  4. Volumetric pipettes: 1mL (for LDL-D and TIBC)
  5. Volumetric pipettes: 4mL (for T-Uptake)
  6. Replacement disposable pipette tips as needed
  7. Household bleach (unscented)
  8. Disposable sample transfer pipettes: minimum 1.0mL, maximum 3.0mL
  9. Centrifuge for spinning down blood
  10. Alcohol preps, wipes or bottle
  11. Gloves
  12. Paper towels
  13. Clean plastic containers (like urine cups)
  14. Wood and/or cotton tipped applicator sticks
  15. Collection tubes

Reagents, Calibrators, Controls and Consumables
Decide which tests will be run and estimate required quantities. You will need at least one of each of the following to begin running the analyzer.

Routine Chemistries
Refer to AWDT catalog for specific tests and product numbers.

Calibrators and Controls
  1. S1-32 GEMCAL Reference Serum
  2. C1-4 Level 1 Chemistry Control Kit
  3. C1-5 Level 2 Chemistry Control Kit

  1. SA1020-NS Diluent Normal Saline (required to run Total and Direct Bilirubin, HbA1c)
  2. General Chemistry Linearity Set: Audit MicroControls, Inc., Part #K701M-5 (not required for a re-training)

  1. SA1021 System Diluent
  2. ACD-2 Cuvettes (at least 2 boxes)
  3. ACD-6 Sample Cups
  4. ACD-3 - Seglets

  1. SA1029 CAL A
  2. E1-2 CAL B

Kimwipes® is a Registered Trademark of Kimberly-Clark Corporation.
Sharpie is a Registered Trademark of Sanford.