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Blood Culture

BD Diagnostics, the leader in blood culture instrumentation for the last 25 years, brings you the newest innovations in blood culturing:

The BACTEC™ FX and the BACTEC™ 9000 Series

  • Helping to improve patient diagnosis and treatment,
  • Reducing health care costs through laboratory efficiencies,
  • Enabling improved Medical Outcomes,
  • Enhancing hospital and Laboratory Economic value.
  • The instrument reliability you are used to.


BD BACTEC™ Media: The Core of the System

  • Rapid time to detection and enhanced recovery with exceptional
  • Patented Resin media performance through antibiotic neutralization
  • Increasing hospital revenues (DRG reimbursements)
  • Current breadth of media — from Plus and Lytic to Peds and media for yeast, fungi or mycobacteria recovery to support your different patient population and blood culture needs.
  • Continued enhanced recovery of isolates from blood cultures to assist in identifying septic episodes sooner



BD BACTEC™ Instrumented Blood Culture Systems
BD BACTEC™ Instrumented Blood Culture Systems
The BACTEC blood culture system is a fully automated microbiology growth and detection system designed to detect microbial growth from blood specimens. The BACTEC™ FX and the BACTEC™ 9000 family of continuous monitoring blood culturing instruments offering performance, safety, reliability, ease of use, media quality and service.