CytoFAST Elite Cytotoxic Safety Cabinets belong to the latest generation of laminar air flow systems manufactured by Faster S.r.l., in which the choice of materials of construction of the highest quality guarantees conformity to the strictest safety standards.
CytoFAST Elite cabinets are Cytotoxic Drug and Microbiological Safety Cabinets – designed and build to performance requirements of the EN 12469:2000 European Standard and DIN 12980:201 Standard. It is a triple filter technology cabinet with 100% of the air filtered via the main H14 HEPA/ULPA filter directly below the work surface and then 70% of the air re-circulated via the recirculating H14 HEPA/ULPA filter within the cabinet, whilst the remaining 30% is discharged through an exhaust H14 HEPA/ULPA filter.
Safety Cabinets with automatic regulation and microprocessor based monitoring systems. These cabinets are suitable for handling cytotoxic drugs, CMR products and pathogens as defined by the appropriate European and other International Standards, current health and safety guidelines and legislation aimed at safeguarding health and safety of operators at work.
CytoFAST Elite have been designed to guarantee the product, personnel and environmental protection and they are primary suitable for applications such as: preparation and handling of cytotoxic drugs, preparation and manipulation of antineoplastic chemotherapeutics, preparation and manipulation of CMR drugs and any other agents likely to cause genetic alterations or synergetic activities with other materials.
Since CytoFAST Elite meet also EN 12469 as for Class II Biohazard cabinets, they can be adopted also for a wide range of disciplines in applications such as: Microbiology, Virology, Haematology, Cell culture, Genetics, Handling of hazardous agents to human beings or animals.