Nexus Series Auto CE and Gel ELP

You don’t have to sacrifice sensitivity to get automation! The SPIFE Nexus and the V8 Nexus are truly transcendent links to totally automated and integrated gel and capillary electrophoresis.
V8 Nexus CE

V8 Nexus CE

High throughput, auto capillary conditioning, auto maintenance, up to six on-board reagents are just a few of the key specs of this system. Learn more...

Nexus Max

The Nexus Max provides a stockyard for autoloading up to 440 samples into the V8 for testing with no user involvement. Learn more...


Reimagine gel electrophoresis: Walkaway processing of full-sized gels with auto everything - from sampling to antisera application to scanning - with crystal clear results. Learn more...

Integrated Reporting

Compile current and historic results Nexus gel and CE patient results along with supporting data for monitoring therapy over time. Learn more...


Touch Series Integrated Solutions

The Touch integrated gel ELP system puts the power of touch technology in your hands to knock out all your protein, immunofixation, hemoglobin and cholesterol testing quickly and efficiently. Gel sizes are available to accommodate any size workload. The Touch system also interfaces with V8 Nexus for smart reporting with the Myeloma Module.


This next generation sample handler auto prepares sample trays from primary tubes and performs dilutions for up to 100 samples per run with positive patient ID.



SPIFE Touch is the nucleus of the Touch Series and is the proven, workhorse solution for clinical gel electrophoresis. It’s versatile and reliable with multiple gel sizes and a broad assay menu.



This flat-bed densitometry platform provides advanced data management with LIS interface for ease in local or remote interpretation. Data from multiple Helena systems can be compiled for smart reporting.

Touch Screen

Touch Screen GUI

All Touch Series analyzers offer an easy-to-use touch interface for convenient test selection and customization of test parameters.


Faster Processing

All systems have been designed for efficiency. The split interface of the SPIFE Touch allows simultaneous staining and separation of gels to maximize throughput.

Tracking Module

Myeloma Tracking Module

All current and historic patient results are unified in a common portal to better inform clinical decisions by tracking treatment progress.


Helena webinars are available to show you how much more efficient your workflow can be.

Who We Are

Helena Laboratories is a clinical laboratory instrument and reagent manufacturer. Our clients include major medical centers, small hospitals, large reference laboratories and small private doctor's laboratories. We offer electrophoresis analyzers, densitometers, electrophoresis supplies, hemostasis reagents and instruments, immunology and protein diagnostics, disposable laboratory plasticware, test kits for fecal occult blood, and other products.

World Leader in Clinical ELP

Our quality products and services are available worldwide. We have three international subsidiaries and over sixty-five international distributors. Distribution is organized through companies specialized in the marketing and servicing of Helena's products.

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Outstanding Facts

Helena has been awarded the U.S. Secretary of Commerce "E" Award for excellence in contribution to the American economy through export operations. With hundreds of laboratory products and more than 40 registered patents, Helena continues to be a market leader in the development of new diagnostic tests.

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Corporate Headquarters

Corporate headquarters, located in Beaumont, Texas (a major port city 80 miles east of Houston) is comprised of over a quarter million square feet of research, manufacturing, inventory, engineering and administrative facilities. Approximately 75 field specialists are located in major cities throughout the United States.


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