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

Label Compliance and the New European Medical Device Regulations

The New European MDR/IVDR Regulations are a fact. What do we know so far, what do you need to do right now to prepare, how can you implement a label management system, and what about label verification? These are some of the topics that our experts discuss in this webinar.

Barcode Scanner or Imager

How do you know if you are using the right device to improve your industrial automation process? With this E-book, learn how a barcode scanner is different from a barcode imager and which device would best fit your needs.

How Label Verification Reduces Pharmaceutical Recall Costs

How Label Verification Reduces Pharmaceutical Recall Costs

Pharmaceutical manufactures are continuously faced with the cost of product recalls.

This whitepaper will help you learn about the common causes of recalls in pharmaceutical industry and how label verification can help reduce those recalls and costs.