Copan WASP®: Walk-Away Specimen Processor is a truly revolutionary instrument for liquid sample processing for Microbiology. The WASP® provides a comprehensive system which encompasses all aspects of automated specimen processing, planting and streaking, Gram slide preparation and enrichment broth inoculation. WASP® streamlines operations. Designed to work 24/7, it has throughput capacity equivalent to at least 2 or 3 Full-Time Equivalents, which allows labs to expand their volume potential. Copans vision for its line of automation is to continually introduce new modules capabilities and applications to respond to customer needs to maintain its position as the only Walk-Away Specimen Processor capable of managing all aspects of specimen setup. WASP®s visionary modular and open platform design ensures that labs are investing in something that is as useful today as into the future!