Magellan™ comparison

    Standard vs. Tracker

    Get more from your microplate reader with Magellan, the universal reader control and data analysis software from Tecan.

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      Standard Tracker
    Data generation / instrument control
    Spark®    
    Infinite® F50    
    Infinite® 200 PRO    
    Infinite® F500    
    Infinite® M1000    
    Sunrise™    
     
    Data analysis features - Standard curve types
    Point to point    
    Linear regression    
    Non-linear regression    
    Polynomial    
    Cubic spline    
    Akima    
    LogitLog    
    Four/five parameters – Marquardt    
     
    Data analysis features - Standard curve analysis
    ICx calculation    
    Extrapolation    
     
    General calculation features
    Formula editor with basic functions    
    Logical functions    
    Numeric functions    
    Statistical functions    
    Eliminate functions    
    Definition of constants    
    Definition of cut-offs    
    QC validation    
    Plate-to-plate QC - Levy-Jennings graph    
     
    Spectra data reduction
    Blank reduction    
    Smoothing    
    Wavelength pick    
    Peak characterization    
    Spectra normalization    
    Custom formulae    
     
    Kinetic data reduction
    Mean and maximum slope    
    Correlation coefficient    
    Time to onset    
    Minimum, maximum area    
    Cycle subtraction    
    Enzyme kinetics: Km and Vmax according to Hanes, Eadie-Hofstee, Lineweaver-Burk    
     
    Data import
    Import of raw data    
    Sample ID lists    
    esy-, tpl-, dd1-, pro-, ape-, csv-, txt-files    
     
    Data export
    Excel    
    ASCII    
    XML    
     
    FDA 21 CFR part 11 functionality
    User administration  
    Authority checks of users (login and password)  
    Add/modify users and groups  
    User rights  
    Password expiry    
    Electronic signatures    
    Electronic records: audit trail for methods, data, standard curves, user administration    
    Calculations referenced to MatLab® and Excel    
    Full backwards compatibility    
    Converting files    
    Archive files    
     
    General features
    General view settings    
    Demo modus    
    Data report: list and matrix    
    Password protection of methods    
    Plate definition editor    
     
    Interfaces
    Robotic interface    
     
    Miscellaneous
    Example files    
    Tutorials    
    Customization    
    Languages    

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