Muse® Support

An easy to use, simple, compact, robust instrument for your cell analysis needs

 

Muse® Registration, Warranty, & Software Updates

 

With its simple design and operation, the Muse® Cell Analyzer provides reliable cell data — instantly and accurately. To maximize the instrument’s performance, Luminex offers a comprehensive service program supported by trained, in-house specialists and technical support representatives. With full coverage for replacement of approved instrument components, our warranty protection and service plans ensure your system remains fully operational.

 

Register your Muse Cell Analyzer

 

Please take a minute to register your Muse System. By doing this, we are able to inform you of any new software updates and new assay modules available.

 

Warranty Plans

 

To ensure that your instrument continues to produce high quality, reliable data for years to come, several warranty options are available to address the budget and needs of every lab.

 

  Muse® Total Service Plan Muse Advanced Service Plan Muse Essential Service Plan Standard Warranty (first 12 months after purchase date)
Repair at Depot Center (Includes Labor and Expenses) Yes – Unlimited repairs are covered Yes – Two repairs are covered within one year No Unit repaired or replaced as appropriate
Annual Preventative Maintenance Service Yes Yes Yes No
Cost of Shipment From Local Repair Site to Customer Location Yes Yes Yes Yes
Software Upgrade Yes Yes Yes Yes
Factory Trained and Authorized Service Engineers Yes Yes Yes Yes
Technical Support Call Center Yes Yes Yes Yes

 

 

Muse Cell Analyzer Service Plans

To learn more about available warranty plans, download the Muse Warranty and Service Brochure.

 

 

Customer Support
Local +1 (206) 374-7000
Toll Free (USA) 1-(800) 645-5476
Email
(instrument support)
[email protected]
Email
(analysis support & other questions)
[email protected]

 

 

Software Installation

 

 
Software Installation Instructions:

  • Download MuseSoft_V1.5.0.0.zip and copy to a USB flash drive. (Note: The file must be copied to the main or root directory of the USB flash drive.)
  • Insert the USB flash drive into a free USB port on your Muse Instrument.
  • Log-in using the permanent Administrator account and navigate to Setup>Software Update. Follow onscreen prompts to install software.
Release Date Update Description Download Software Updates
November 8, 2016
  • NEW software modules:
    • Muse Algae Nile Red Software module version 1.5.0.0
    • Muse Algae Count & Viability Software module version 1.5.0.0
    • Muse STAT1 Activation Software module version 1.5.0.0
    • Muse EGFR/MAPK Activation Software module version 1.5.0.0
  • Addressed issue: An incorrect Analysis Date is sometimes indicated on Printouts.
  • All software modules have been updated with 21 CFR Part 11-enabling features previously available only for select software modules.*

*NOTE: In addition to software system technical controls, 21 CFR Part 11 requires that user facilities have established procedural and administrative controls. These include defined and documented lab policies, standard operating procedures, personnel training, notification, and management controls.

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Installation Instructions:

  • Download Muse_1500_Analysis.zip to your computer. Unzip the file.
  • In the file extraction location, find setup.exe and right-click. Select “Run as administrator” to initiate installation.
  • Follow on-screen prompts to proceed with and finish installation.
Release Date Update Description Download Software Updates
November 8, 2016
  • NEW software modules:
    • Muse Algae Nile Red Software module version 1.5.0.0
    • Muse Algae Count & Viability Software module version 1.5.0.0
    • Muse STAT1 Activation Software module version 1.5.0.0
    • Muse EGFR/MAPK Activation Software module version 1.5.0.0
  • Addressed issue: An incorrect Analysis Date is sometimes indicated on Printouts.
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Muse Cell Analyzer Installation Videos

 

With the Muse Analyzer, sophisticated cell analysis has never been simpler. Even startup is a snap. Watch the following Muse demo videos to quickly set up and operate your instrument. Individual Muse demo video chapters instruct you in:

  • Unpacking the Instrument
  • Installation of Key Components
  • General Guidance for Getting Started
  • Running the System Check
  • General Care and Maintenance

For more detailed information and for handy reference, please consult the Instrument Users Guide.

Video Library

Chapter 1: Unpacking the Instrument

  • Accessories included
  • Instrument features and navigation
  • Registering your instrument online

 

Chapter 2: Installation

  • Installation
  • Filling the fluid bottles
  • Connecting the waste bottle tubing
  • Installing the flow cell

 

Chapter 3: Preparing to Run Samples

  • Basic instrument settings
  • Main software features
  • General instrument operations
  • Exporting files
  • Updating software
  • Cleaning the fluidics using the System Clean program

Chapter 4: System Check

  • Running the Muse® System Check application
  • Bead preparation
  • Running replicates
  • Result interpretation
  • System Check troubleshooting

Chapter 5: General Maintenance

  • Cleaning the fluidics and flow cell
  • Best maintenance practices

 

Optimize Your Fluorophore Selection

 

This Spectra Viewer can be used for any of our flow or imaging flow cytometers. Simply select your instrument, configuration, and fluorochomes to view the excitation and emission spectra specific to your instrument.

 

 

 

 

Flow Cytometry and Imaging

Luminex flow cytometers and cellular analysis instruments give you instant access to all facets of cellular phenotypes and morphology.

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