Arcis Biotechnology

Arcis Biotechnology is focused on providing fast and convenient nucleic acid sample preparation solutions for analysis and identification. The complete, ready to use system enables you to go from sample to amplifiable DNA or RNA in under 3 minutes.

With no prior sample preparation the Arcis Sample Prep range of products allow users to quickly and conveniently go from biological material to downstream nucleic acid investigation using PCR, qPCR, RT-qPCR or sequencing without the need for traditional isolation or purification.

Arcis products can be used on many different samples containing DNA or RNA including whole blood, plasma, urine, buccal swabs, hair follicles and microbiological samples including bacteria, viruses, and parasites.

Arcis offers the possibility of earlier, more accurate cancer screening via a simple blood or urine sample, thanks to its highly advanced sample preparation technology which is seeking to improve Molecular Diagnostics testing.

The Arcis Sample Preparation Kit is available now for Laboratory Use Only applications, The Arcis Pathogen Kit and the Arcis Blood Kit are available CE-IVD. If you have questions about this product, please contact our helpdesk.

Benefits of the Arcis sample preparation kit

  • Less than 5 minutes turnaround time
  • Simple to use
  • No instrumentation required
  • No heating
  • No centrifugation
  • Works with small amounts of starting material
  • Works with a broad spectrum of samples- ranging from blood, tissue, plant, bacteria, fungi, buccal swab
  • No isolation or purification required before going straight into downstream processes
  • Stored and shipped at room temperature
  • Stabilizes DNA for 90 days at room temperature in reagent 1
Cat. No.DescriptionAmount
Arcis DNA Prep Kit (RUO)50 reactions
Arcis DNA Pathogen Kit (IVD)50 reactions
Arcis DNA Blood Kit (IVD)50 reactions

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