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AutoGen is excited to announce a recent expansion in their instrumentation portfolio with the launch of another fully automated workflow, the XTRACT 16+®.

Holliston, MA, May 10, 2019: Introducing AutoGen’s newest fully automated workflow, the XTRACT 16+®, this versatile instrumentation provides fast and high-quality DNA or RNA from all molecular diagnostic, biological, clinical, and forensic sample types. In addition to the applications customers have come to trust from AutoGen, this workflow offers solutions that fully automates the extraction of DNA and RNA from FFPE (including the deparaffinization step, without the use of xylene or harsh
chemicals) and many other protocols.

AutoGen provides automated workflows for labs of all size and budgets. With a small footprint, user-friendly interface, and a broad range of built-in applications, the XTRACT 16+® can process up to 1-16 samples simultaneously, right at your fingertips. In addition, the instrument works to simplify your daily routine by providing full traceability of kits and samples through real-time, app-based (on IOS/Android) monitoring, automatically generating a report for LIS/LIMS.

With over 20 applications immediately available, the XTRACT 16+® offers nucleic acid isolation from liquid biopsies, plasma, serum, and virtually all other body fluids – all at a low capital investment and operating cost.

“This instrument is a perfect addition to our already robust portfolio,” said Michael Messier, CEO of AutoGen. “The XTRACT 16+® provides solutions to the applications our customers have been asking us for. We’re proud to offer a reasonably-priced, extremely reliable workflow that our customers have come to trust with our existing products. Of course, all of this will come with the same unwavering support and industry-leading service that we’ve been providing for 20 years.”


AutoGen, a leader in the life sciences marketplace, is an organization that works to understand a lab’s full workflow while identifying areas to improve efficiency and reduce costs within their nucleic acid extraction processes. AutoGen’s workflows provide solutions that are the best fit for their customers’ budget. Their customers include biorepositories, contract research organizations, academic research laboratories, pharmaceutical companies, clinical diagnostic laboratories, and government institutions all over the world. AutoGen’s mission is to provide quality instrumentation and chemistries, as well as dedicated technical support – all with a level of post-sale service that is truly unmatched.

For more information about AutoGen, visit If you would like to learn more about the XTRACT 16+®, contact Rob Osborn at 508-395-8161 or [email protected].