What is PCR?

PCR means polymerase chain reaction, is one of the most powerful technologies in molecular biology. Using PCR, specific sequences within a DNA or complementary DNA (cDNA) template can be copied, or “amplified,” many thousand- to million-fold using sequence-specific oligonucleotides, heat-stable DNA polymerase, and thermal cycling.

PCR is a biochemical process capable of amplifying a single DNA molecule into millions of copies in a short time. Amplification is achieved by a series of three steps: (1) denaturation, (2) annealing, (3) extension, These steps are repeated 25–35 times to exponentially produce exact copies of the target DNA.

PCR Enzymes

Taq DNA Polymerase

Taq DNA Polymerase is an engineered version of Taq DNA Polymerase.

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Reverse Transcriptase

Reverse Transcriptase is an engineered version of M-MLV reverse transcriptase.

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qPCR and qRT-PCR Mixes

High Pure dNTPs

High Pure dNTPs is an equal molar solution of high quality dATP, dCTP, dGTP, and dTTP with purity up to 99%.

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PCR Mixes

PCR Mixes

PCR SuperMix is a ready-to-use mixture of DNA Polymerase, dNTPs, and so on

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Real-time PCR Kit

COVID-19 Real Time PCR Detection Kit

Accurate, Simple,High efficiency, high throughput.

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Real-time PCR System

GT-16 Real Time PCR System

This instrument is based on the real-time fluorescence PCR detection principle.

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Real-time PCR System

96 Channel Real Time PCR System

Classic Real Time PCR System.Precision,Simple,High throughput and High efficiency.

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What is PCR testing?

PCR refers to polymerase chain reaction. This is a test that detects the genetic material of a specific organism, such as a virus. If you have a virus while being tested, the test will detect the presence of the virus. The test can detect fragments of the virus even if you are no longer infected.

What is a COVID-19 PCR test?

A polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test for COVID-19 is a molecular test that analyzes a sample of your upper respiratory tract for the genetic material (ribonucleic acid or RNA) of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. Scientists use PCR technology to amplify small amounts of RNA in a sample into deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA), which replicates until SARS-CoV-2, if present, can be detected. The PCR test has been the gold standard test for diagnosing COVID-19 since it was approved for use in February 2020. It's accurate and reliable.

What is RT-PCR?

A real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) assay was developed for the rapid detection of severe acute respiratory syndrome-associated coronavirus (SARS-CoV). Based on multiple primer and probe sets located in different regions of the SARS-CoV genome, this assay can distinguish SARS-CoV from other human and animal coronaviruses with a potential limit of detection of <10 genome copies per reaction. Real-time RT-PCR assays are more sensitive than traditional RT-PCR assays or culture isolation and have proven suitable for the detection of SARS-CoV in clinical specimens. The application of this assay will aid in the diagnosis of SARS-CoV infection.

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