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Comet Assay IV Packages

Comet Assay IV offers a range of products to suit your requirements:

  • Comet Assay IV Lite offers entry level functionality at a low price.
  • Comet Assay IV offers a more complete solution for those wishing to use live video images, either from their own camera* or one supplied by us.
  • Comet Assay IV GLP Suite is a suite of products specifically designed for those working within a regulatory environment.
  Comet Assay IV Lite Comet Assay IV Comet Assay IV
GLP Suite
Score comets from live video input   yes yes
High sensitivity digital camera
included
  yes yes
Connect to third-party cameras*   yes yes
Score comets from stored image
files
yes yes yes
Score comets in a single click with
Click&Score
yes yes yes
Save comet data to Excel or Oracle yes yes yes
Perform advanced data processing
with the Spreadsheet Generator
yes yes yes
Automatically save measured images yes yes yes
View and recreate
measurements from archived images
yes yes yes
Batch export study data to Excel     yes
Filter, sort and search data     yes
Approve and reject data
using electronic signatures
    yes
Securely archive data in accordance
with OECD guidelines
    yes
View and extract results and audit
trail data from Oracle
    yes
Uniquely identify individual users     yes
Manage users in accordance with
GLP and FDA 21CFR Part 11
    yes
Track and automatically record all
user activity
    yes
Record all unauthorised login
attempts
    yes

*Compatible with Leica, QImaging, AVT and Basler cameras.

Quotes

Everything has gone very well with the system and we are very pleased with it.

Professor, University, UK

Excellent, the training was very helpful and specific to in-house technicalities.

Lecturer, University, UK

It is actually working great.

Professor, University, USA

We have had no problems so far, and we are very pleased with the system.

Senior Researcher, Public Health Agency, Finland

We are using the Comet Assay IV a lot (and our use is increasing). It's working very well.

Professor, Children's Research Hospital, USA

The installation was quick and all the details were described and easily understandable for the technicians.

Head of Department, Global Chemical Company, Germany

Everything has gone very well with the system and we are very pleased with it.

Scientist, University, UK

The system was set up last month, and so far it works very well. Both my boss and I are very satisfied with it and like it very much.

Researcher, University Hospital, Germany

Excellent, perfectly straightforward.

Scientist, University, UK

We are impressed indeed! It has saved us quite a lot of time and pains.

Director, Toxicology Research Centre, Spain

We have installed the software and are using it without any problem. It's really simple! My PhD students are very happy with it.

Professor, University, Spain

We have just recently utilized the system and are extremely pleased.

Assistant Professor, University, USA

We are very happy with everything, it is easy to work with your software.

Senior Scientist, National Health Institute, Portugal

We started using Comet Assay IV and it works well...

Researcher, Nuclear Agency, France

I love the software. Keep up the good work over there.

Study Director, Contract Research Organisation, USA

So it's working out fine and we're very happy!

Toxicologist, Health Agency, Canada

All is going well and the more I use the software the more I love the way it's so simple and intuitive...the comet software is running well and in increasing use.

Scientist, University, UK

...have been using it now for a couple of weeks and it seems to be working great. Very user friendly - I love it as does my intern!

Staff Chemist, Marine Laboratory, USA

I have been using the Comet Assay IV Software. It is great! During my software validation, I realized how much easier and precise it is compared to our old software. It makes analyzing the comet slides more enjoyable

Scientist, Medical Research Centre, USA

The current Comet Assay IV system works without any trouble…we are pleased with the system.

Scientist, Chemical Company, Japan

I don't have any questions about the software as it has worked quite well for us...so far we are very happy with the software.

Research Scientist, University, Australia

Comet Assay IV software is in use. Currently our comet analysis is based on tail moment measurement and I must say that everything works properly.

Researcher, Cancer Research Institute, Slovakia

It is, indeed, much quicker than the old image analysis system that we had. We are very pleased with it.

Senior Researcher, Public Health Agency, Finland

Perfect and very clear installation and training.

Study Director, Contract Research Organisation, Europe

Thanks for your attention and great service. I am so glad that we have Comet IV.

Study Director, Contract Research Organisation, USA

Total change in our lab since you came (with Comet Assay IV of course...)! thanks... :-)

Postgraduate Researcher, University, France

The system is up and running. Everybody is impressed with the speed of scoring slides.

Researcher, University, South Africa

We have found the Comet Assay IV software very useful and convenient.

Research Scientist, Food Safety Agency, France

...we are "happy users" of the software

Senior Researcher, Risk Assessment Institute, Germany

The system is working great.

Senior Research Scientist, Cancer Research Institute, UK

...and the system is running great.

Medical Researcher, Cancer Research Institute, USA

Yes, it is very useful and we are in the process of writing a paper also from the data derived from Comet Assay IV.

Assistant Professor, University, USA

We're now using the software and it works great. It has cut our time for comets by at least half.

Post Doctoral Fellow, National Institute of Health, USA

Just to let you know we have started the validation study for Comet Assay IV and it has been going very well! We ran a comet assay last week and scored the slides with no problems at all. I am very pleased with the system and it will certainly make a difference when we run some comet studies this year!

Study Director, Food & Household Products Company, UK

So far, I'm very happy with the system.

Research Lecturer, University, UK

We are really very happy with the comet analysis system.

Research Scientist, University, Austria

The Comet Assay IV system we already installed and is working perfectly.

Scientist, Environmental Institute, Norway

It's an amazing program! Really useful!

Research Scientist, University, Brazil

...Everything is fine with the Comet Assay IV system...and I'm pretty happy about this new software with just clicking on the cells instead of drawing a frame around them

Researcher, Cancer Research Organisation, UK

We are very satisfied with your software.

Scientist, Cancer Research Institute, Slovakia

Perfect and very clear installation and training!

Researcher, Contract Testing Laboratory, Europe

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About Comet Assay IV

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