SMART | Smart Automation

Prepare Your Laboratory for Tomorrow

SMART Automation is designed to automate manual work and to create an efficient flow of work through your lab.
With SMART Automation you’ll attain a higher quality diagnostic process, consistent results, and a reduction in rework.
Enjoy a more relaxed work atmosphere with increased efficiency and output.
30-(2).png 30% increased productivity
67.png 67% reduction in turn around time
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It's Time to Make a Change for a Better Future

Pathologists, technicians and their laboratories are facing more and more challenges each day. Wth a growing population in size and age, we see a worrying increase in cancer cases globally.


Shortage of staff


Rising cancer cases


Demand for high quality result


Increased demand for standardisation


To overcome these challenges, we have developed SMART Automation: increased productivity, with a faster turn-around tume at the highest level of diagnostic accuracy.

A Closer Look

Say no to backlogs and yes to continuous flow


Automating Manual Work
Creating Continuous Flow
Standardised Results
Delivering High Quality Results
  • No need to stay at the instruments
  • Time to spend on other tasks
  • Products can be loaded and unloaded any time
  • Small volumes
  • Continuous flow
  • Pull iinstead of push
  • Steady beat of cases
  • Work simultaneously at all workstation
  • Consistence performance due to automated instruments
  • Every result is the same, time by time again
  • No variations and deviations in the process
  • Consistent quality level due to automated instruments
  • Sakura instruments, Sakura consumables and Sakura Services gurantee high quality results
  • Automation prevents operating errors
  • A working environment with no stress and pressure has a positive impact on the quality


The Start of SMART

Our Instruments
Our Consumables
Sakura Services
Let the Sakura SMART Automation instruments do all the work, so you can focus on what matters. It begins with a processing cycle that continuously delivers small processing volumes.
The flow steadily continues with automated embedding, microtomy, staining and coverslipping.
Sakura consumables ensure convenient and optimal use of our instruments and guarantee the quality of your results. With our solutions and best-in-class customer care we enhance your laboratory’s efficiency and quality.


Dr. Martinez, Head Department of Hospital Clinic Barcelona, shares his story of improving his lab with Sakura SMART Automation 

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