This product overview details the many benefits of MicroGEM’s prepGEM Bacteria extraction kit. MicroGEM’s prepGEM Bacteria kit provides a simple automated approach to studying a wide range of microbial cultures. Every aspect of the MicroGEM method ensures the samples are processed quickly and gently. Minimal sample prep, closed tube processing, and gentle lysis ensure that cross contamination and DNA fragmentation are drastically reduced, making MicroGEM’s extraction process streamlined while preserving the integrity of low abundance species.
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Suitable for extracting DNA from bacteria (Gram-positive and Gram-negative), protozoa, archaea, colonies and liquid cultures, biofilm and mucosal samples, swabs, and metagenomic DNA including soil, stool and water.
Produces single-stranded DNA suitable for PCR, qPCR, targeted sequencing (amplicon sequencing) from metagenomic samples, 16S rDNA sequencing.
Each kit contains prepGEM, lysozyme, GREEN+ buffer, enhancer and wash.
MicroGEM’s automated solution for effortless DNA extraction.
Ideal for PCR, qPCR, STR, and Whole Genome Sequencing.
Optimized for lysis and purification for double-stranded sequencing; also produces high-quality single-stranded extractions.
Simplified workflow in a single closed-tube system to handle challenging samples such as plant and fungi.
Perfect for labs looking for fast, hands-free, programmable sample processing.
Produces DNA in less than 20 minutes.
Suitable for extracting DNA from Gram-positive bacteria, Gram-negative bacteria, protozoa, archaea, colonies and liquid cultures, biofilm and mucosal samples, swabs, and metagenomic DNA including soil, stool, and water.
Double-stranded DNA extracts suitable for PCR, qPCR, targeted amplicon sequencing from metagenomic samples and whole genome sequencing.
Each kit contains PDQeX prepGEM, lysozyme, enhancer, GREEN+ buffer, wash, and extractor tubes.