Life Sciences & Medical

Complete Solutions for Life Sciences and Medical

Manufacturers within life sciences and medical industries require 100% data integrity and extremely reliable components that are small enough fit into their instruments. From reading labels on specimen tubes or directly marked surgical instruments, to automated presence/absence detection of microtiter plates, manufacturers depend on the highest levels of performance and flexibility, with minimal integration effort.

Read Any Linear Code or 2D Symbol


Our products feature the latest barcode reading technology for decoding both linear barcodes and 2D symbols, such as Data Matrix. Specialty readers are available for tight spaces, high-speed reading and symbol reconstruction.

Application Examples

  • Sample or Tube Carrier ID 
  • Reagent ID
  • Match Test to Sample
  • Sample Routing
  • Sample Tracking
MicroHAWK Readers MicroHAWK Readers
MS-1 MS-1
MS-3 MS-3
WebLink WebLink
barcode reading for life sciences medical

Verify Barcode Quality & Compliance


We offer a variety of offline and inline verification solutions that include camera, software and precision illumination specifically designed for the verification of 1D/2D codes to industry standards.

Application Examples

  • Code Quality & Legibility 
  • GS1, HIBCC Compliance
  • Data Content & Format
  • Compare Data to Match String
LVS-9510 LVS-9510
LVS-9580 LVS-9580
LVS-7510 LVS-7510
VMI Software VMI Software
barcode verification for life sciences medical

Inspect & Enable Guidance


Microscan machine vision solutions provide precision product inspection to ensure quality and accuracy. Our products include machine vision software, smart cameras, and complete inspection systems.

Application Examples

  • Sample Location
  • Measurement for Guidance
  • Cap Color & Presence
  • Fill Level
  • OCR/OCV & Label Quality 
MicroHAWK Engine MicroHAWK Engine
MicroHAWK MV-20 MicroHAWK MV-20
MicroHAWK MV-30 MicroHAWK MV-30
MicroHAWK MV-40 MicroHAWK MV-40
machine vision for life sciences medical

Industries Served

  • Laboratory Automation
  • Clinical Chemistry
  • Molecular Diagnostics
  • Tissue Diagnostics
  • Immunochemistry
  • Hematology
  • Point of Care
  • Reagent and Kit Identification/Tracking

Compliance Standards

Microscan offers a wide range of verification solutions to meet industry standards including:

  • CLSI document AUTO2-A2: Laboratory Automation: Bar Codes for Specimen Container Identification
  • UDI
  • GS1
  • HIBCC
  • ANSI/ISO

Life Sciences & Medical Resources

7 Steps to Print Quality Inspection with LVS-7510

Verification Monitoring Interface (VMI)

In this video, we’ll show you 7 Steps that will help you ensure that 100% of your labels are compliant with regulations and quality requirements at the point of label production. The LVS-7510 Thermal Printer Label Inspection System provides both print quality inspection and barcode verification, with integration into popular industrial thermal transfer printers.

Machine Vision For In Vitro Diagnostics

Another Set of Eyes

Are you looking to learn about the key requirements and constraints of healthcare vision applications? This presentation, Another Set of Eyes: Machine Vision Automation Solutions for In Vitro Diagnostics, discusses the challenges of vision applications in the healthcare industry and highlights the approaches for application and testing to meet tough industry demands. 

LVS-7510: 7 Steps to Print Quality Inspection

LVS-7510: 7 Steps to Print Quality Inspection

See how easy it is to inspect printed consumer, medical device and pharmaceutical labels with the LVS-7510 Print Quality Inspection System.