Laboratory automation solution for cell-based assays

With a broad range of features specifically designed to optimize the performance of cell-based and biochemical assays, Fluent enhances throughput, streamlines workflows and delivers more precise and reliable results. By simplifying the handling of precious samples and seamlessly integrating with cell biology devices, Fluent automates your complex assays for greater productivity and confidence.

Touchscreen interface

Device integration

Patented dynamic deck

Parallel arm movements

Precision pipetting

The simple way to take the complexity out of cell biology research

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Accelerating your investigations

No matter what your area of cell-based assay research, Fluent can automate your entire workflow for greater
throughput, more reliable results and faster discoveries.

Cell signaling

Signal transduction studies, cell‑cell communications and research on
intra-cellular pathways.

Reporter genes

Promoter structure, gene expression
and gene transformation/
transfection research.

Cellular health

Cytotoxicity, viability, proliferation
and apoptosis studies.

Instant Simplicity, Productivity and confidence

Fluent highlights

Exceptional ease of use

Exceptional ease of use

Fluent’s built-in touchscreen interface guides users through every task, making even the most sophisticated cell-based assays easy to run—ensuring fast, consistent, efficient operation.

More functionality in less space

More functionality in less space

Fluent’s industry-leading deck capacity minimizes plate transfers and reduces the time cells are outside of the incubator. Below-deck arm access offers expanded functionality and device integration without extending the instrument footprint.

Optimized cell protection

Optimized cell protection

Fluent’s three, task-specific robotic arms work in parallel for faster processing, and offer automated lid handling to maintain sterility and minimize evaporation.

A complete walkaway solution

A complete walkaway solution

Fluent’s seamless integration with cell biology devices allows you to run every step of your workflow on a single instrument. From incubation to analysis, everything you need to store, transfer, manipulate and measure cellular samples has been brought together in a single, automated solution.

Complementary consumables

Complementary consumables

Tecan offers a broad portfolio of sterile consumables ideal for cell-based research. From disposable tips to troughs, every product undergoes stringent testing to ensure the precision, consistency and purity you need for reliable, reproducible assay results.

Exceptional performance from sample to results

Exceptional performance from sample to results

Fluent integrates perfectly with the Infinite® M1000 PRO multimode plate reader, a detection platform that delivers outstanding flexibility, sensitivity and performance for every assay by offering free wavelength selection without the need of filters.

Cell Protection™ throughout wash cycles

Cell Protection™ throughout wash cycles

Tecan’s HydroSpeed™ plate washer features extra-gentle wash settings that you can adjust to suit specific cells, microplates and applications, enabling you to achieve reproducible results even with weakly adherent cells.

Ideal cellular conditions

Ideal cellular conditions

A clean environment can be maintained inside Fluent with the integration of a HEPA hood, allowing cells to be kept under sterile conditions when needed.

Simplicity and consistency

Simplicity and consistency

The touchscreen interface guides users through daily tasks. Optionally embed SOPs for every method for consistent operation.

Easy set up and operation

Easy set up and operation

Programming and running even the most complex cell-based assays is quick and easy with FluentControl™ software.

Enhanced process security

Enhanced process security

Integrated user management controls method permissions. Operators can even set personalized favorites on the touchscreen.

Powerful liquid handling

Powerful liquid handling

FluentControl offers robust default liquid definitions and makes it easy to change parameters for any fluid.

Accelerating your investigations

Become more fluent in Tecan’s revolutionary new automation solution by selecting from a library of resources.

No matter what your area of cell-based assay research, Fluent can automate your entire workflow for greater throughput, more reliable results and faster discoveries.

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