Viral

Viral

Searching for automation to isolate viral RNA for COVID-19 testing?   We can help with varying levels of automation and kits available and ready to ship.  Our flexible workflows allow you to isolate viral nucleic acids from swabs, bronchial aspirates and more, and process up to 260 viral RNA samples per instrument daily.

AutoGen’s viral workflows are designed for labs of all sizes and budgets, along with options of extraction methods based on need.  Viral automation is available on the following:

  • QuickGene-Mini 80
  • QuickGene-810
  • XTRACT 16+

Our team is here to provide the expertise, technical support, and workflows that will help labs working to analyze the coronavirus as well as other emerging viruses.

Category:

Instruments

Medium Throughput

XTRACT 16+ Extraction of viral DNA and/or RNA
  • Throughput: Processes 1-16 samples per run
  • Chemistry: Magnetic, bead-based
  • Unique Features:
    • UV decontamination
    • LIMs integration with sample tracking/bar code scanning
    • Easy-to-use touch screen operation
QuickGene-Auto12S – Automated protocols for viral DNA or RNA
  • Throughput: Processes 1-12 samples per run
  • Chemistry: Ultra-thin, polymer, membrane-based, bench-top system, that does not require centrifugation or vacuum
  • Unique Features:
    • Convenient blister-pack reagent strip accelerates setup time
    • Variable resuspension volumes

 

Low Throughput

QuickGene-810 – Semi-automated version of the QuickGene-Auto12S
  • Throughput: Lysate in, viral DNA or RNA out in 6-20 minutes, 1-8 samples at once
  • Chemistry: Ultra-thin, polymer, membrane-based, bench-top system, that does not require centrifugation or vacuum
  • Unique Features:
    • Compact bench-top that takes up no more space than a water bath
    • Economically priced
QuickGene-Mini80 – Non-automated version of the QuickGene-810 and Auto12S
  • Throughput: Isolates 1-8 viral DNA or RNA samples at once
  • Chemistry: Ultra-thin, polymer, membrane-based, bench-top system, that does not require centrifugation or vacuum
  • Unique Features:
    • Provides a faster workflow in comparison to a standard manual kit
    • Compact and affordable

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