Life science & clinical diagnostics instruments > Polymerase chain reaction

Minerva Biolabs Vegan Control kit

01 January, 2022

Vegan label claims can be supported using the Vegan Control kit, which detects meat and animal derivatives in food products.


PCR tests activated by light

17 December, 2021

Biochemists have developed a new approach that could help to improve diagnostic tests based on PCR, utilising enzymes that are triggered by light pulses.


Azure Cielo Dx real-time PCR system

10 December, 2021

Azure Biosystems' Cielo Dx standalone qPCR system for in vitro diagnostic use provides the sensitivity required for qPCR applications and research.


Aus biotech's early-stage COVID-19 test approved in Europe

28 September, 2021

The Replication test is a novel real-time PCR test designed to detect the SARS-COV-2 virus while it is in its early replicating phase.


Aviva Mycoplasma Detection Kit

03 September, 2021

Aviva's Mycoplasma Detection Kit is designed to specifically detect potential Mycoplasma contamination in cell cultures.


Safeguarding Queensland against COVID-19

12 July, 2021

BGI Australia is the supplier for Pathology Queensland's COVID-19 testing equipment and kits, contributing to safeguarding the people living in Queensland.


Thermo Fisher Scientific Applied Biosystems QuantStudio 5 Dx Real-Time PCR System

16 June, 2021

Thermo Fisher Scientific has announced the Applied Biosystems QuantStudio 5 Dx Real-Time PCR System, designed to enable clinical laboratories and assay developers to meet testing demands and enhance their molecular diagnostics workflows.


BioProbe Diagnostics Bio LP-1 qPCR test for rapid Legionella detection

09 June, 2021

Bio LP-1 is a complete water test that will reduce Legionella detection from 14 days to under 5 h, detecting multiple Legionella species in a just one water sample.


AdipoGen Life Sciences BioStab PCR Optimizer

05 May, 2021

The product is designed as a PCR additive that improves the yield and specificity of the PCR reaction and allows amplification of difficult targets (eg, sequences with >70% GC pairs).


Bio-Rad Laboratories SARS-CoV-2 Variant RT-PCR Assays

23 April, 2021

The assays can detect SARS-CoV-2 (the virus associated with COVID-19) variants of concern, including P.1, B.1.351 and B.1.1.7, by distinguishing specific mutations in SARS-CoV-2 using reverse transcription PCR (RT-PCR).


Thermo Scientific RapidFinder Meat ID assays for vegan and Halal food testing

21 April, 2021

With the RapidFinder Meat ID range, food testing laboratories can provide peace of mind through a simple, flexible workflow that returns same-day results.


GeneCopoeia CytoCt RT-qPCR System

08 March, 2021

GeneCopoeia's CytoCt RT-qPCR System enables users to analyse gene expression by real-time RT-qPCR directly from 10–100,000 cultured cells either in tubes or 96-well plates without any RNA purification.


Thermo Scientific RapidFinder Salmonella species, Typhimurium and Enteritidis Multiplex Flex Kit

17 February, 2021

The Thermo Scientific RapidFinder Salmonella species, Typhimurium and Enteritidis Multiplex Flex Kit workflow is said to be the only validated, certified system that can identify Salmonella species as well as differentiate between the serovars Enteritidis and Typhimurium.


Thermo Scientific SARS-CoV-2 PCR Workflow

17 February, 2021

The Thermo Scientific SARS-CoV-2 PCR Workflow for food packaging and environmental surfaces is a complete end-to-end workflow, encompassing sampling, sample preparation and detection.


Thermo Fisher Scientific Applied Biosystems TaqCheck SARS-CoV-2 Fast PCR Assay

15 December, 2020

The Applied Biosystems TaqCheck SARS-CoV-2 Fast PCR Assay uses raw saliva samples and is designed to simplify lab workflows using instruments that are widely available to deliver data quickly.


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