SCIEX Citrine system

The sensitivity you require with the robustness you need

SCIEX Citrine MS/MS system - the high performance mass spectrometer that brings no-compromise sensitivity and ultimate robustness to the clinical diagnostics laboratory

The Citrine system is an in vitro diagnostic medical device that provides you with the highest performance and reliability to tackle today’s difficult assays, and the versatility to address tomorrow’s challenges.

Citrine System

Explore the advantages of the Citrine system for your laboratory

The Citrine MS/MS system is capable of achieving the sensitivity required to analyze challenging compounds routinely and easily. With best-in-class robustness and reliability, it provides peace of mind for modern clinical diagnostics laboratories. As a high-performance and versatile mass spectrometer, the Citrine system offers the flexibility to address today's analytical challenges and adapt to the needs of the future. Experience the advantages of the Citrine system and elevate your laboratory's capabilities today.


Long-term, stable performance analyzing complex matrix samples without the need for operator intervention


Hit the required detection limits for challenging compounds such as steroids in both positive and negative ionization


Enjoy enhanced selectivity with unique scan options to improve limits of detection for challenging compounds in complex matrices

Hybrid technology

Generate both quantitative and qualitative data with our hybrid QTRAP technology, maximizing the information that can be obtained from a single injection

Comprehensive analyte coverage

Multiple ionization options, extended mass and linear dynamic ranges and both fast scanning and polarity switching make the Citrine system the perfect tool for the analysis of a huge variety of biomarkers, lipids, proteins, peptides and non-endogenous compounds in biological fluids.

The performance you need from a mass spectrometer

Download this compendium to explore analytical performance data for more than 30 different compounds, presented here for illustrative purposes, which demonstrate the potential capabilities of the system.

Implementing MS in your laboratory - easier than you think?

LC-MS/MS planning and implementation guide

Expand your clinical laboratory capabilities by incorporating LC-MS/MS. Let our guide walk you through everything you need to know about getting started with mass spectrometry

Return-on-investment calculator

Use our helpful ROI calculator to see how profitable your lab could be with new LC-MS/MS technology

Software solutions for your every need

Take control of your assays with ultimate ease-of-use, flexibility and reliability in a feature rich environment with multiple software options, putting the power of the mass spectrometry technology directly in your hands for every workflow, every day.

Analyst MD Software

The comprehensive acquisition software that is easy and complete with features and functions to operate in a 21 CFR Part 11 compliant environment.

MultiQuant MD Software

Process and quantify large batches of data to get clear, reliable results in the least amount of time.

Cliquid MD Software

Working with Analyst MD Software, Cliquid MD Software simplifies routine diagnostic screening and quantitation.

Clinical Knowledge Center

The Clinical Knowledge Learning Center is designed for directors, managers, operators and method developers in clinical labs who want to improve performance and maximize the value of their SCIEX clinical in vitro diagnostics systems.