CellStain® 23

The low-cost all-rounder automated stainer for complex HE and Papanicolaou staining and Feulgen staining for DNA image cytometry / DNA karyometry

CellStain® 23

Convincing Advantages

  • CellStain® 23, a fully automated, time-saving and economic staining system for HE and Papanicolaou staining and Feulgen staining for DNA cytometry / DNA karyometry
  • Providing 23 staining stations the Cellstain® 23 is cost-effective for complex staining processes and easy to operate and to maintain
  • With its ingenious back and forth movement of the slide holder CellStain® 23 is able to execute a large number of different staining protocols
  • Low carry-over of staining reagents due to special slide holder
  • Freely selectable agitation and drip off time to further minimise the carry-over of reagents
  • Small format of the CellStain® 23 fits under any fume hood (compatible fume hood for aspiration during staining optional available)
  • Slide holder and cuvettes available for 30 slides
  • Optional equipment:
    – drying station with programmable temperature from 20°C to 80°C
    – water rinsing station
    – fume hood with activated charcoal filter
    – heating modules and additional cuvettes heating


  • Free programmability of all steps gives highest flexibility
  • All parameters like cuvette position, staining time, drip off time, agitation, temperature (only in combination with a drying station) can be programmed individually by touchpad
  • Programming security thanks to password-protected access


  • Slide Holder for up to 30 slides
  • 23 cuvettes (standard, 500 ml) with lid
  • Multiple water rinsing stations installable
  • Temperature control for multiple cuvettes by a cuvettes heating
  • 20 staining protocols with up to 75 steps per protocol programmable
  • Dimensions (W x D x H): 160 x 28 x 35 cm
    Weight: ca. 25 kg
    Safety: CE/IVD certified
    Voltage: 208–240V, 50Hz or 100–127V, 60Hz


Device and equipment

  • JC800-30 – CellStain® 23
    with 23 cuvettes with lid (500ml),
    1 slide holder for up to 30 slides and 1 shortened cuvette for loading and offloading
  • JC612-1 – slide holder for up to 30 slides
  • JC621-1 – cuvette (standard) with lid for 30 slides (500ml)
  • JC653-1 – drying station for slides, programmable from 20°C to 80°C
  • JC654-1 – water rinsing station
  • JC675-1 – pressure regulator for water rinsing stations
  • JC690-23 – CellStain® 23 fume hood with activated charcoal filter
  • JC690-AK – activated charcoal filter for fume hood
  • JC702 – heating module for temperature-controlled cuvettes
  • JC703 – Additional temperature control for cuvettes (per module)
Fume hood with activated charcoal filter system

CellStain® with fume hood with integrated activated charcoal filter system (picture similar)

Connection to an external aspiration system possible.
Changing the activated charcoal filter is easy and cheap.

Technical specifications fume hood

Dimensions: 188 x 44 x 40 cm (W x D x H)
Fan voltage: 12V DC by external plug-in mains adapter
CE certified

IMPORTANT: Only staining reagents suitable for automated staining must be used. For example only stabilized Lugol’s iodine for Gram staining.


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