|The Matchbox Reader is the transaction point to track and record sample identification and temperature enabling a chain of custody to be established.The Matchbox reader also comprises a database that can read a bluechiip® Tag identification and:
The bluechiip® Matchbox™ uses a graphical user interface at the front of the unit to allow the user to interact with the task at hand and record information relevant to the task. This interface will be extended in the next release to allow users to photograph the tube during storage and retrieval.
The Matchbox™ reader has two reading components. An individual tube or vial can be read on the unit, where the identity and temperature of the item is displayed. The Retriever™ wand is also part of the Matchbox™ reader, giving flexibility to interact with the whole cryopreservation facility from a single reader unit. The Retriever™ has been designed for bluechiip® tags for racks, boxes, bags and tanks.
|Stream™ is a web-based biospecimen and biological sample management application for cryogenic and cold chain environments. This includes but may not be limited to: biological and core resource centers, biorepositories and biobanks, sample management, life science laboratories, biostorage facilities. Stream™ can be deployed as a stand-alone program using the bluechiip® Matchbox™ reader or may be configured with multiple readers on your Linux or Java-based webserver. Stream™ features offers: