Designed to save lifetimes

Designed to save lifetimes

Fast and comprehensive – when time is life

  • Fully automated
  • True MIC results
  • Extensive AST capabilities

Fast and comprehensive – when time is life

  • Fully automated
  • True MIC results
  • Extensive AST capabilities

Fully automated

ASTar® enables full automation, analyzing 12 samples at a time with random-access loading, requiring less than two minutes hands-on time

True MIC results

In ~6 hours true MIC results are assured through controlled inoculum, and 6-14 consecutive doubling dilutions of each antimicrobial in panel

Extensive AST panel

The AST disc has over 330 wells available for antimicrobials, covering both fastidious and non-fastidious pathogens, allowing optimal targeted therapy

ASTar workflow

ASTar® cuts the diagnostic time for infectious diseases and deliver clinically-actionable results in a matter of hours.

Traditional workflow

Workflow analysis performed by Q-linea at several European and US hospitals. Workflow may differ between laboratories.

ASTar workflow

ASTar® cuts the diagnostic time for infectious diseases and deliver clinically-actionable results in a matter of hours.

Traditional workflow

Workflow analysis performed by Q-linea at several European and US hospitals. Workflow may differ between laboratories.

Product is CE-IVD certified. For regions outside EU/EES please contact your local representative.

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Fully automated, rapid AST

Q-linea’s ASTar cuts the diagnostic time for infectious diseases and delivers clinically-actionable results in hours instead of days.

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A load-and-go solution with no manual steps, working with any ID technology, simplifies your workflow and allows for early and accurate treatment of sepsis.
Q-linea’s ASTar cuts the diagnostic time for infectious diseases and delivers clinically-actionable results in hours instead of days.
A load-and-go solution with no manual steps, working with any ID technology, simplifies your workflow and allows for early and accurate treatment of sepsis.

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True MIC directly from clinical samples