Sample Prep

News on DNA library prep, labeling, extraction, automation, protein purification & enrichment in genetics, genomics, and molecular diagnostics.

The new grant from Innovate UK will fund development of a sample preparation system to support POC infectious disease pathogen detection.

The device can process high-volume sputum samples for PCR-based Mycobacterium tuberculosis detection at smear-negative, culture-positive levels.

The infusion set is designed to work with the company's Kurin Lock system for the prevention of blood collection contamination and false positives.

The Boston-based startup will use the funds to expedite prototype development of its sample preparation technology and computational approach.

Biomatrica's sample collection tubes ensure quality preservation of circulating tumor DNA and cells, promoting high-quality liquid biopsy results, Exact said.