V-Twin SystemGold-standard drug-testing performance with EMIT technology

The V-Twin® System maximizes the performance of your gold standard Syva® EMIT® reagents. Fast and easy to use, it processes more tests at lower cost, incorporating its own backup system for greater reliability. A broad range of assays for drugs of abuse, therapeutic drugs and immunosuppressants makes drug testing more convenient than ever.

  • Twin-unit design, incorporating its own backup system
  • Built on years of experience with the Viva system
  • Up to 26 EMIT reagents simultaneously onboard
  • Long walkaway time to keep hands free for other important work
  • State-of-the-art software in combination with ease of operation
  • Broad menu of drugs of abuse, validity testing, toxicology, and therapeutic drug testing assays including immunosuppressive drug testing assays
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Features & Benefits

Designed for mid- to high-volume labs, treatment centers, transplant management centers, criminal justice facilities, and industrial facilities, the V-Twin® System processes gold-standard EMIT® therapeutic drug monitoring (TDM), immunosuppressant drug monitoring (ISD), drugs of abuse testing (DAT) and toxicology assays, as well as performing validity testing of samples, and offers the following features:

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Fast and flexible

  • Up to 260 EMIT tests per hour
  • 80 sample onboard capacity provides long walkaway time
  • Up to 26 EMIT methods from an unparalleled portfolio cooled onboard
  • Continuous sample loading and true random access capability for routine and STAT samples
  • Two separate reagent rotors can be customized according to your laboratory’s needs
  • Common reagent system
  • 10 programmable open channels
  • Seamless lot transitions

 

Reliable and cost-effective

  • Built on a proven heritage of over 50 years of experience
  • Twin-unit design for integrated back-up
  • Diagnostic integrity through positive sample identification on primary tubes
  • Reusable cuvettes reduce consumable costs
  • Efficient cuvette cleaning keeps waste to a minimum

 

Easy to use

  • Bidirectional interface and host computer connection
  • QC program results are stored onboard and are easy to review
  • Easy-to-use software
  • Convenient EMIT packaging
  • Easy maintenance

Assays

Syva® EMIT® Drugs of Abuse Assays (DATs)
6-Acetylmorphine
Amphetamines1
Barbiturates
Benzodiazepines
Buprenorphine
Cannabinoids
Cocaine Metabolite
Ecstasy
Ethyl Alcohol
LSD
Methadone
Methamphetamine1
Methaqualone
Opiates
Phencyclidine
Propoxyphene

Immunalysis Drugs of Abuse Assays*
EDDP
Ethyl Glucuronide (EtG)2
Ketamine2
Meperidine2
Methadone/EDDP2
Oxycodone
Synthetic Cannabinoids-12
Synthetic Cannabinoids-22
Synthetic Cannabinoids-32
Tramadol
 
Syva® EMIT® Serum Tox™ Assays
Acetaminophen
Barbiturates
Benzodiazepines
Salicylic Acid
Tricyclic Antidepressants

Syva Validity Test Assays3
Creatinine
Nitrites
Oxidants
pH
Specific Gravity

Syva® Therapeutic Drug Monitoring (TDM) Assays
Amikacin
Caffeine
Carbamazepine
Cyclosporine
Digoxin
Disopyramide
Ethosuximide
Gentamicin
Lidocaine
Methotrexate
Phenobarbital
Phenytoin
Primidone
Procainamide
Quinidine
Sirolimus
Tacrolimus
Theophylline
Tobramycin
Valproic Acid
Vancomycin

ARK Therapeutic Drug Monitoring (TDM) Assays*
Gabapentin
Lamotrigine
Levetiracetam
Methotrexate
Topiramate
Zonisamide

Technical Specifications

Throughput

  • Up to 260 EMIT® tests per hour with two reagents
  • Up to 130 EMIT® tests per hour with three reagents

Reagent system

  • 2 Emit reagent rotors
  • Each rotor has 14 positions for 30 mL bottles and 12 positions for 15 mL bottles, all positions can be assigned as R1, R2 and R3; adapters for 3, 6 and 15 mL bottles
  • Reagent rotor compartment is cooled to approximately 12°C
  • Reagent Volumes:
    • Reagent 1 volume 110-400 μL
    • Reagent 2 volume 0-180 μL
    • Reagent 3 volume 0-180 μL
  • Preheated reagent probes with level detection and integrated mixer

Sample system-providing continuous loading

  • Positive sample identification
  • Sample rotor containing:
    • 80 barcode read samples positions
    • 20 calibrators
    • 10 controls
  • STAT and pediatric functionality
  • Continuous loading
  • Internal barcode reading

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