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Table 3 Cost of the main equipment and inputs for TB-SPRINT 59-Plex Beamedex®

From: Multicenter evaluation of TB-SPRINT 59-Plex Beamedex®: accuracy and cost analysis

EquipmentQuantityUnit ValueMean CostABCa
Luminex or Bioplex 200®1U$ 56.818U$ 236.66U$ 5.26
Termocycler1U$ 7.272U$ 30.30U$ 0.67
Refrigerated Centrifuged1U$ 6.089U$ 25.37U$ 0.56
Water purifier MilQ1U$ 4.454U$ 22.72U$ 0.50
Biological Safety Cabinet1U$ 38.461U$ 3.20U$ 0.48
InputsQuantity per examUnit ValueMean CostABCa
TB-SPRINT 59-Plex Beamedex®1 kit for 100 reactionsU$ 265.15U$ 39.77U$ 2.65
Calibration Kit®1 kit for six monthsU$ 1.012U$ 151.82U$ 10.12
Validation Kit®1kit for six monthsU$ 2.476U$ 371.47U$ 24.76
Sheat Fluid®1 kit for six monthsU$ 276.81U$ 41.52U$ 2.77
  1. aABC Activity Based Cost