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Applied Biosystems Pty Ltd

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TaqMan mutation detection assays

TaqMan mutation detection assays detect and measure somatic mutations in genes associated with cancer.

Ion Torrent Ion OneTouch automated sample preparation system

The Ion Torrent Ion OneTouch System is an automated sample preparation system for the Ion Personal Genome Machine (PGM) sequencer that eliminates complexity, reduces hands-on time to 5 min and offers walk-away convenience.

Life Technologies BigDye Direct Cycle Sequencing Kit

Life Technologies has announced an advancement in capillary electrophoresis (CE) sequencing reagents that simplifies the Sanger sequencing workflow by combining post-PCR clean-up and cycle sequencing into a single step and allows reads as close as one base from the primer using POP-7 polymer.

Life Technologies Ion Personal Genome Machine (PGM) sequencer

The Life Technologies Ion Personal Genome Machine (PGM) sequencer uses semiconductor sequencing technology.

Life Technologies 5500xl SOLiD Sequencer

The Life Technologies 5500xl SOLiD Sequencer has been designed to deliver fast and accurate genomic data for cancer biology and genetic disease research.

Applied Biosystems Dx Genetic Analyzer

The Dx Genetic Analyzer is now available in Australia and New Zealand as an in vitro diagnostic (IVD) medical device as an IVD medical device.

Applied Biosystems 7500 Fast Dx real-time PCR instrument

The Applied Biosystems 7500 Fast Dx real-time PCR instrument is now available as a platform suitable for in vitro diagnostics (IVD) use in Australia and New Zealand. Clinical laboratories that develop in vitro molecular diagnostic assays in oncology, genetic disease and infectious disease can leverage the instrument’s regulatory status to develop tests for clinical applications.

Applied Biosystems ViiA 7 real-time PCR system

The ViiA 7 real-time PCR system seamlessly integrates a variety of quantitative PCR (qPCR) and genotyping applications.

Asuragen and Life Technologies BCR/ABL1 Quant Test

Asuragen and Life Technologies have achieved CE-marking and commercial launch in Europe of the BCR/ABL1 Quant Test, Asuragen’s clinically validated and cGMP manufactured test intended to aid clinicians in the monitoring and treatment of individuals afflicted with chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML). Asuragen manufactures the monitoring test, which is exclusively distributed by Life Technologies and runs on the company’s Applied Biosystems CE-marked 7500 Fast Dx Real-Time PCR Instrument.

Applied Biosystems SOLiD Total RNA-Seq Kit

The SOLiD Total RNA-Seq Kit offers a streamlined solution for the construction of next-generation sequencing libraries for either whole transcriptome or small RNA analysis. The optimised kit enables hypothesis-neutral discovery of coding RNA, non-coding RNA, novel transcripts, alternate splicing, small RNAs and isoforms, while maintaining accurate sequence representation and preserving strand orientation.

Myco Scan Mycoplasma testing kit

The Myco Scan Kit can be used to do rapid and reliable Mycoplasma contamination using real-time PCR.

SOLiD PI genetic sequencing system

The SOLiD PI System is an accurate, flexible and easy-to-use genomic analysis platform that will bring next-generation sequencing within the grasp of all life science research laboratories.

Attune Acoustic Focusing Cytometer

The Attune Acoustic Focusing Cytometer has been designed to use sound waves to precisely control the movement of cells. The introduction of this technology provides several benefits, including enhanced sample throughput, sensitivity and accuracy for a range of cell biology applications.

Applied Biosystems 3500 Series Genetic Analyzer

LifeTechnologies has launched a genetic analysis system designed to optimise data quality and deliver increased reliability, performance, quality assurance and ease of use specifically for forensic DNA testing laboratories.

TaqMan Protein Expression Assays

Applied Biosystems has announced a line of TaqMan real-time PCR assays that enable researchers to rapidly detect and quantify proteins in human cell samples. The TaqMan Protein Expression Assays enable researchers to correlate relative levels of specific proteins with cell functions and behaviours, such as different disease conditions, or states of pluripotency or differentiation in stem cells.

TaqMan real-time PCR assays

TaqMan Protein Expression Assays are real-time PCR assays that quantify proteins in human cells and provide a method for stem cell research.

AmpFISTR Identifiler Direct, Identifiler Plus and NGM PCR Amplification Kits

Forensic DNA kits with chemistry reagents, the AmpFISTR Identifiler Direct, Identifiler Plus and NGM PCR Amplification Kits provide good performance, efficiency and data quality, enabling fast recovery of more DNA results from a wider range of samples.

Genomic analysis tools

Applied Biosystems has released genomic analysis tools that will help researchers in studies that associate genetic variation with specific diseases. These tools, known as the MeltDoctor High-Resolution Melt (HRM) Reagents, are for research use only and are part of a PCR-based workflow.

Genetic analysers

Designed with ease of use in mind, the 3500 Series Genetic Analyzers operate on standard power outlets and have no need for heat-ducting infrastructure. With an increased throughput, faster run times, innovative reagents and intuitive software, the 3500 Series is suited to capillary sequencing and fragment analysis.

Single-run human genome sequencing

Applied Biosystems recently announced that its research and development scientists used human disease samples from the Baylor College of Medicine Human Genome Sequencing Center to sequence an entire human genome in a single run at 17-fold coverage using the SOLiD 3 System.

Cell transfection

The Invitrogen Neon Transfection Device is a benchtop tool that enables researchers to better understand the functions of cells, genes and proteins. This device simplifies the delivery of DNA, RNA and proteins into a wide range of mammalian cell types, especially difficult-to-transfect cells, such as many types of primary and stem cells.

Short read de novo analysis

Applied Biosystems has expanded its suite of bioinformatics solutions to include de novo assembly of small organisms on the Solid 3 System, the company’s sequencing platform that enables the comprehensive analysis of genomes, transcriptomes and epigenomes.

Breast cancer gene-expression blood test

DiaGenic and Applied Biosystems have launched BCtect, a blood-based test for early detection of breast cancer. The test searches for a unique gene expression signature using a custom TaqMan array.

DNA sequencing platform

The Solid System DNA sequencing platform is claimed to enable new ways of performing genetic analysis applications.

Food contaminant testing method

Applied Biosystems and its joint venture partner, Sciex, have announced the release of a food testing method intended to help public health laboratories and food manufacturers improve food safety.

Genetic variant identification

Variant Reporter software is designed to accelerate the analysis of genetic variation data. The Variant Reporter Software reduces manual review time of these data by automating the detection of genetic variants and streamlining the data analysis process. Applied Biosystems expects that the software can reduce by up to half the time currently required to evaluate genetic variation data generated during medical sequencing projects.

Metabolite identification

Applied Biosystems and its joint venture partner, MDS Sciex have announced the global availability of a drug discovery application that enables pharmaceutical companies and contract research organisations to more quickly and accurately screen drug candidates.

DNA analysers for direct medical sequencing

The Applied Biosystems TargetSeq Resequencing System is a software system for high-throughput directed or medical sequencing designed for use with Applied Biosystems 3730 and 3730x1 DNA Analysers.

Drug target screening panels

Applied Biosystems has introduced four gene signature panels as part of its TaqMan low density array range for real-time PCR applications.

Small molecule quantification

Applied Biosystems and MDS Sciex have released the API 5000 LC/MS/MS System, an addition to its API family of triple quadrupole analysers.



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