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Primerdesign Launch World’s Most Affordable DNA Testing System
Making DNA Testing Available for Everything. Everyone. Everywhere Photo opportunity: Hands on with the q16 machine by arrangement. See details below.
Priced at £3995/$6500 the q16 is affordable for business while it’s UK manufactured, solid state core ensures precise and accurate results every time.
Launched alongside the q16 is Primderdesigns ‘Lab in a Box’ – this enables those businesses or practitioners without existing laboratories or experience to perform the desired DNA test with minimal preparation required. The system is quick, requiring only 2 hours to generate results.
“By removing the greatest barrier to entry – cost and required expertise, the q16 means that DNA testing can be made available for everyone, everywhere” said Jim Wicks PhD, Managing Director of Primerdesign;“
Due to the power of DNA testing and the ease of use, the q16 system fits applications within industry such as detecting meat adulteration. Similar in a medical setting DNA testing can be used to detect MRSA or rapidly diagnose Swine Flu. Indeed Primerdesign were the first company in the world to produce a H1N1 swine flu detection kit. By drawing on this vast expertise DNA testing has never been more widely accessible.
Dr Jim Wicks, PhD
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