New & Used Osmometer

 
 
 
 
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Device: Osmometer
Manufacturer: Wescor
Model: Vapor Pressure 5500
Location: United States, Illinois
1,800
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2009

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Device: Osmometer
Manufacturer: Advanced Instruments
Model: 2020 Multi-Sample
Location: United States, New Jersey
9,999
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2009

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Device: Osmometer
Manufacturer: Advanced Instruments
Model: 3320 Micro-Sample
Location: United States, Connecticut
Rating: 73%
4,999
2006

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Device: Osmometer
Manufacturer: Advanced Instruments
Model: 3900 Multi-Sample
Location: United States, Connecticut
Rating: 73%
14,999
2008

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Device: Osmometer
Manufacturer: Advanced Instruments
Model: 3300 Micro-Sample
Location: United Kingdom, Hampshire
Rating: 95%
2,307
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Device: Osmometer
Manufacturer: Advanced Instruments
Model: 3W2
Location: Canada, Ontario
2,900
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Osmometer may also be referred to as :

Vapor-Pressure Osmometer | Freezing-Point Osmometer | Cryoscope | Colloid Osmometer
 

Tips for buying Osmometer

  1. Results and alarm events should be displayed by the osmometer.
  2. To facilitate results reporting to physicians, printouts should be offered by the osmometer. An interface option is desirable to allow the transfer of results to the facility's information system.
  3. Facilities need to carefully examine their osmometer needs when evaluating the different osmometer methodologies.
  4. Membranes are custom made for a specific vapor-pressure osmometer model, so when purchasing vapor-pressure osmometers, facilities must use the specific size and type of membrane designed for their devices. It could be difficult to use other types, and they may be forced to use only membranes made by the cryoscope manufacturer.
  5. Facilities are encouraged to ask the osmometer manufacturer to provide a list of users in other laboratories and then check whether an instrument in one location gives the same readings as the same model in another laboratory. In case the results don't match, the facility should acquire conversion standards that can be used to compare dissimilar readings.
  6. Facilities should examine the number of samples a cryoscope can process at one time and the processing time per sample; larger facilities should consider osmometer devices with high sample throughput.
  7. Facilities should carefully evaluate safety features with any osmometer instrument that processes potentially contaminated body fluids, such as blood. Buyers should look for designs that reduce contact between the operator and the sample, and whether the cryoscope device can use only custom-made reusable cuvettes or has sample chambers that must be manually decontaminated before reuse.
  8. When performing osmometry or any other procedures that may cause exposure to body fluids, users should always apply universal precautions, including wearing disposable gloves, facial protection, gowns, and laboratory coats.
  9. Disposing processed samples is an issue to be carefully considered due to the soaring cost of infectious-waste disposal. It is important to remember that osmometer instruments using larger sample sizes generally create larger amounts of infectious waste.
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