Vitek-2 Compact-30

Vitek- 2 Compact 30


Compact, automated ID/AST instrument

The compact solution for fast, accurate ID/AST testing with expert confidence

  • Space-saving, automated & efficient
  • Works with VITEK® 2 PC LIS-compatible software that evolves with microbiology needs
  • Reduces hands-on time for enhanced workflow & rapid reporting

Technical Specification:

  • Fully automated , Random access
  • Colorimetric technology susceptibility testing
  • Microbial identification and phenotype based antibiotic susceptibility testing system giving MIC (Minimum Inhibitory Concentration) for different antibiotics
  • Most complete Test Menu:

Complete Gram Positive and Gram Negative menu for ID and AST
Fungus – 52  species including Candida, Trichosporon, Rhodotorula and Cryptococcus
Specific card for  S. pneumoniae

  • Perform either ID or AST or both on any sample.
  • Rapid Results for 95% of routine bacteria in 6 hours. Other isolates results available within 8 hours. Fungal isolates within 18 hours.
  • Minimum Inhibitory Concentration (MIC) Determination:   3 concentration levels for every antibiotic.
  • Expertised results provided by New Generation Phenotypic EXPERT system.

2000 listed phenotypes
20,000 MIC distributions
100,000 individual references

  • Truly Automated – just 3 easy steps
  • Economy of testing – no hidden costs
  • Good Laboratory Practices based on System Design – minimal disposables


  • Through-put:  30 tests/Day
  • Provide ID/AST results in as little as 5 to 8 hours
  • The  system  comprised of a PC, Reader or Incubator

The software must have the following capabilities:

    • Workflow management.
    • Data storage.
    • Test quality control management.
  • Test result validation capability and ability to detect antibiotic resistant bacteria.
  • The system software gives alert to any unusual resistance mechanism.
  • FDA Approved