Made in Germany

Coatron A6

Innovation in Coagulation

Special features of the Coatron A6:

  • Measurement
    Clotting, chromogenic, immunological
    Quarter test volume (75μL)
    high speed testing
    Biphasic waveform analysis
    Profile testing in batch or random access
    Single or double determination
    Automatic reflex testing

  • Sample
    3 x 15 primary tubes
    Positive sample identification (ID and rack position ) with barcode
    Cap Piercing for BD Vaccutainer® or Sarstedt Monovette®.
    Micro tubes like Eppendorf® 2mL for pediatric samples
    Emergency STAT position
    Sample continous loading in random access mode

  • System
    6 optic channels at 405nm with auto light sensing and extraneous light elimination to reduce interferences such like bilirubin or sunlight.
    High-precision XYZ pipetting system with liquid level sensor
    Long living and flexible Cap Piercing needle
    Integrated laser barcode reader for samples and reagent
    Bi-directional Interface for PC-Link to LIS.
    Optional trolley to enlarge the waste management
    Integrated graphical thermal printer
    34 heated and cooled positions for reagents, controls, buffers
    Integrated drawers for consumables
    System configuration as “OPEN” or “CLOSED”

  • Quality Control
    Onboard positions for up to 4 control plasma.
    Auto QC flagging for errorneous results
    One click report with Levey-Jennings graph and Westgard analysis
    LOT. number ( control + reagent) specific QC analysis is possible

  • Software
    An intuitive TECO familiar graphical user interface.
    Multi language dialogue (English, German, Spanish, Italian a.o.)
    Free programmable test protocols to change or adapt new tests
    Calculation of activity %, INR, Ratio, g/L, mg/dL and more.
    Calibration curve can be identified with up to 6 points per test.
    Simple firmware update

  • Special Functions
    Automatic plasma dilutions up to 1:100
    Automatic test calibration routines
    Automatic test skip, if reagent run out.
    Full database for patient history.
    Patient monitoring for long time periods
    Reaction curve monitoring

  • Economic
    Quarter test volume to 75% cost savings.
    Reagent dead volume is below 200 μL
    Very economic consumption of rinse and cleaning solution.
    All critical system parameters are monitored and make the Instrument nearly free of service.


Coatron A6 Fully automated Hemostasis Analyzer
Dimensions 85 x 60 x 70 cm
Weight 40 kg
Power values 90-240 Vac / 50-60 Hz
Ambient conditions 18°C – 30°C
20% - 80% r.H.
no direct sunlight
Global PTm, aPTT, Thrombintime,
Fibrinogen (Clauss & PT derived), Heparin
Factors Factor II, V, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI, XII
Thrombophilia LA Screen (DRVVT), LA Confirm (DRVVT), Activated Protein C resistance, Antithrombin, D-Dimer
In preparation:
PEGX chrom for DXaI, ECAH chrom for DTI, THRO (Thrombin generation)
Calculated units Activity %, Ratio, Polish ratio, INR (ISI system or INR calibration curve), g/L, mg/dL, ng/L, ng/mL, μg/L, IU/mL