Life science & clinical diagnostics instruments > Polymerase chain reaction

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.


Tecan Crescendo cDNA Synthesis for qPCR kit

25 November, 2020

Tecan has launched the Crescendo cDNA Synthesis for qPCR system to provide increased sensitivity for low-input applications. It uses Tecan's Single Primer Isothermal Amplification (SPIA) technology to generate large quantities of cDNA from as little as 500 pg of total RNA.


BioGX Xfree COVID-19 Direct RT-PCR test

14 October, 2020

The Xfree COVID-19 Direct RT-PCR test is a complete test in a single vial, lyophilised in the BioGX Sample-Ready format. Just add water and the patient sample, and run the test on a validated real-time PCR instrument.


Bio-Rad Laboratories CFX Opus 96 and CFX Opus 384 Real-Time PCR Systems

09 October, 2020

Bio-Rad Laboratories' CFX Opus 96 and CFX Opus 384 Real-Time PCR Systems are suitable for research and genomic testing as well as in pathogen detection and infectious disease testing.


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