Catalyst Dx

Chemistry Analyser

Manage more cases simply and efficiently

  • Run multiple samples
  • Expanding menu of 31 tests
  • Load and go
  • Dry slide technology

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Featured Tests

C-Reactive Protein (CRP)

An accurate and convenient tool for identifying and monitoring systemic inflammation in dogs and optimising the patient’s treatment.

The new CRP test can be added to other test panels allowing for a comprehensive chemistry, electrolyte and CRP analysis in one run with a single patient sample in approximately 12 minutes. Read more about CRP
Read more about CRP

Fructosamine

Better manage your diabetic patients with rapid results

Provides rapid and accurate fructosamine levels to help you manage and diagnose diabetic dogs and cats.

Total T4

Easily screen, diagnose and manage thyroid disease during the patient visit

Total T4 can be added to any test panel, allowing for a comprehensive chemistry, electrolyte and total T4 profile in one run with a single patient sample in approximately 15 minutes.

Urine P:C Ratio

Diagnose early renal disease with just one run

Two tests in one run help you detect and quantify proteinuria and diagnose early renal disease. Read more about UPC

Test Menu

7 Preloaded Clips (click on blue parameter for further details)

Chem 17 CLIP

A comprehensive chemistry profile with amylase and lipase, making it ideal for canine patients. Combine with a CBC, electrolytes and tests such as total T4, when indicated.

ALB ALB/GLOB ALKP ALT
AMYL BUN/CREA BUN Ca
CHOL CREA GGT GLOB
GLU LIPA PHOS TBIL
TP      

Chem 15 CLIP

A comprehensive chemistry profile with GGT, valuable for assessing liver function, particularly in feline patients. Combine with a CBC, electrolytes and tests such as total T4, when indicated.

ALB ALB/GLOB ALKP ALT
BUN BUN/CREA Ca CHOL
CREA GGT GLOB GLU
PHOS TBIL TP  

Chem 10 CLIP

A focused chemistry foundation; combine with a CBC, electrolytes and other tests. Use albumin level to guide safe administration of anesthesia.

ALB ALB/GLOB ALKP ALT
BUN BUN/CREA CREA GLOB
GLU TP    

Equine 15 CLIP

Use this panel for comprehensive equine testing.

ALB ALB/GLOB ALKP AST
BUN BUN/CREA Ca CK
CREA GGT GLOB GLU
LDH TBIL TP  

Lyte 4 CLIP

Run individually or easily add electrolytes to any chemistry panel.

CI K Na Na/K

NSAID 6 CLIP

Establish a baseline and monitor NSAID therapy. The addition of AST makes it ideal for identifying liver damage.

ALKP ALT AST BUN
BUN/CREA CREA    

QC CLIP

Run individually or easily add electrolytes to any chemistry panel.

ALB ALKP ALT Ca
GLU NH3    

31 Single-Slide Tests

ALB ALKP ALT AMYL
AST BUN Ca CHOL
CK Cl CREA CRP
FRU GGT GLU K
LAC LDH LIPA Mg
Na NH3 PHBR PHOS
TBIL T4* TP TRIG
UCRE UPRO URIC  

6 Calculations

ALB/GLOB BUN/CREA GLOB Na/K
Osmolality UPC    
Idexx catalyse slides

Operation

Three easy steps

1. Collect the sample.

2. Dispense the sample into a whole blood separator, and swirl.

3. Load the sample and CLIP into the analyzer.

Technology

Count on accurate results with IDEXX dry-slide technology

Up to 73% of veterinary samples are compromised.1 See how dry-slide technology ensures accurate results even from compromised samples.

Specifications

Dimensions and weight

Width: 14 in (35.56 cm)

Depth: 16.25 in (41.28 cm)

Height: 17.25 in (43.82 cm)

Weight: approximately 50 lb (22 kg)

Catalyst Dx Specifications

Resources

Catalyst Dx Analyser

Documents

Operator’s Guide 

Quick Reference Guide 

Sample Preparation Poster 

IDEXX VetLab Quality Control and Maintenance Log

*Includes all analysers; scroll to find the appropriate log.

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Ian Hemsley, Veterinary Surgeon and Partner, Links Veterinary Group