NucleoCounter® SCC-100™

The Most Precise Automated Somatic Cell Counter

  • Easy to operate
  • Analysis in 30 seconds
  • No cleaning or calibration required
  • Excellent data reproducibility
  • Safe sample handling and disposal

The NucleoCounter® SCC-100™ somatic cell counter is a high-quality image cytometer ideal for dairy production. The SCC-100™ measures the number of somatic cells in a milk sample with high precision and accuracy.

This instrument is extremely simple to use, even for the untrained operator. Measuring cell counting and viability is made easy with the SCC-Cassette™, an innovative disposable device. Simply add the reagent to the sample, load the sample into the instrument and get results within 30 seconds.

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The measurement range is from 1×104 cells/ml to 2×106 cells/ml, with an optimal range from 1×104 cells/ml to 1×106 cells/ml.

A true stand-alone instrument, the NucleoCounter® SCC-100™ somatic cell counter performs all calculations, cell counting and data analysis. Transfer image data directly to your PC for additional documentation options.

Application type(s) Cell count & viability analysis
Cell type(s) Somatic cells from the dairy industry
Software SomaticView™ for documentation and
presentation (optional)
Consumable(s) SCC-Cassette™, Reagent C Lysis Buffer (500 ml),
Dispenser 1-10 ml
Capacity (Analysis time) 30 seconds
Loading volume 60 μl
Analysis volume 1.4 μl
Optimal range 5×104 to 5×106 cells/ml
Staining dye(s) Propidum iodide (PI)
Optics CCD camera
Data output Data numbers
Data export formats .txt, .xls
Product Number
40 × 23 × 25 cm (W x H x D)
3 kg / 6.7 lb
Supply Voltage
24VDC (100-240V ~ 50-60Hz)

This is a comprehensive list of sampling devices, reagents and test kits for the NucleoCounter® SCC-100™ somatic cell counter.


Product type Product No. Product name
Sampling Devices 941-0008 SCC-Cassette™
Software 950-0200 SomaticView™
Solutions 910-0200 Reagent C Lysis Buffer, 500ml
Accessories 911-0003 Dispenser 1-10 ml
930-0002 Power Supply: NucleoCounter® NC-100™, YC-100™, SP-100™, SCC-100™
931-0010 Printer Cable 0.9m
929-0001 Bottle Stand
939-0012 LTS Paper for PCNEOS-S2BN
911-0013 NucleoCounter® Cleaning Kit