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Bio-Rad Premier QC Portfolio for Siemens Systems

The premier portfolio of third party quality controls and data management solutions from
Bio-Rad are now available for all your Siemens ADVIA®, Dimension® and IMMULITE® systems.

  • Extensive range of reliable human serum and urine based quality controls with assigned values for ADVIA, Dimension and IMMULITE systems
  • Convenient liquid formulation for most controls
  • Use the same control lots across all Siemens chemistry and immunoassay systems —
    in your lab or network
  • Join thousands of users participating in the
    Bio-Rad Unity™ Interlaboratory Program for comparing your QC data with that of other Siemens users
  • Choose from multiple connectivity solutions to capture QC data from your Siemens system or LIS
  Serum Chemistry Controls
  • ADVIA Chemistry
  • Dimension Chemistry Controls

Liquid Assayed Multiqual® or
Lyphochek® Assayed Chemistry Control

• Over 80 analytes, including thyroid and   TDM analytes
• Human serum based
• Liquid Assayed Multiqual® offers 14 day   open-vial stability at 2–8ºC for most   analytes

  • ADVIA Chemistry
  • Dimension Alcohol/Ammonia Controls

Liquichek™ Ethanol/Ammonia Control

• 20 day open-vial stability at 2–8ºC
• Liquid control for added convenience

  • ADVIA Chemistry
  • Dimension Lipid Controls

Liquichek™ Lipids Control

• 14 day open-vial stability at 2–8ºC
• Includes comprehensive lipids panel in a   single control
• Liquid human serum based

Close  Urine Chemistry Controls
  • ADVIA Chemistry
  • Dimension Urine Controls

Liquichek™ Urine Chemistry Control or
Lyphochek® Quantitative Urine Control

• Human urine based
• Choice of comprehensive menu or
  routine menu

  • ADVIA Chemistry

Liquichek™ Microalbumin Control

• Liquid control with human Albumin and   Creatinine
• Excellent 90 day open-vial stability
  at 2–8ºC

Close  Immunoassay Controls
  • ADVIA Centaur®
  • IMMULITE CON6 Control
  • Dimension Immunoassay Controls

Liquichek™ or Lyphochek®
Immunoassay Plus Control

• Over 80 immunoassay and TDM analytes
• Liquid control offers 14 day open-vial
  stability at 2–8ºC for most analytes

  • ADVIA Centaur

Liquichek™ Tumor Marker Control or
Lyphochek® Tumor Marker Plus Control

• Covers popular tumor marker assays,
  plus several esoteric analytes
• Liquid control offers 30 day open-vial
  stability at 2–8ºC for most analytes

  Cardiac Markers Controls
  • ADVIA Centaur
  • Dimension Cardiac Controls

Liquichek™ Cardiac Markers Plus Control or Liquichek™ Cardiac Markers Plus Control LT

• Comprehensive cardiac markers panel,
  including Troponin I, CK-MB Isoenzyme,
  CRP, and other key analytes
• Product options provide choice of
  preferred Troponin I values
• Liquid products for added convenience
• 20 day open-vial stability at 2–8ºC
  for most analytes

  • ADVIA Centaur
  • Dimension Cardiac Controls

Liquichek™ Homocysteine Control

• Liquid, human serum based
• 30 day open-vial stability at 2–8ºC

  Diabetes/Hemoglobin Controls
  • ADVIA Chemistry
  • Dimension Diabetes Controls

Liquichek™ or Lyphochek® Diabetes Control

• Whole blood based control
• 3 year shelf life at 2–8ºC for
  Lyphochek® Diabetes Control

  Immunology/Protein Controls
  • ADVIA Chemistry
  • Dimension Immunology Controls

Liquichek™ Immunology Control or
Lyphochek® Immunology Plus Control

• Over 20 serum protein analytes
• Liquid control offers 30 day open-vial
  stability at 2–8ºC for most analytes

  • Dimension CSF Controls

Liquichek™ Spinal Fluid Control

• 2 year shelf life at 2–8°C
• 30 day open-vial stability at 2–8°C


Complete Your Quality System with Unity™
Data Management Solutions

Siemens users can select from four options for participation in the Unity™ Interlaboratory Program and get access to available peer comparison reports using Refer to the product comparison grid below to help determine which solution is the most appropriate for your laboratory.

  Unity™ Interlaboratory Program
Laboratories using Siemens systems with Bio-Rad controls or certain Siemens controls can submit their quality control data to the Unity™ Interlaboratory Program. The Unity™ Interlaboratory Program helps ensure the reliability and precision of test systems.
  • Access to the largest peer groups in the world (thousands of lab site participants)
  • Get peer comparison reports, available online at QCNet
  • Recognize analytical process improvement opportunities


  • Increase confidence in proficiency survey outcomes
  • Identify unrecognized trends and shifts that may occur between proficiency surveys
  Product Comparison Grid


Choose From Four Unity Solutions

Internet-based solutions such as UnityWeb® and Unity Real Time® online eliminate the need to install and update software locally in your laboratory and reduce the amount of support necessary from on-site IT staff.

Desktop software solutions, like Unity Real Time®, are appropriate if your internet connection is not sufficient, or if you prefer maintaining local software.


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