Genesig Q-PCR

The genesig q16

The Worlds Most Affordable qPCR Machine

Product features

  • Exceptional value for money
  • Incredibly easy to use
  • Automated data analysis
  • Robust, beautiful design
  • Small and portable: 12cm footprint
  • Over 400 kits available

What is the genesig® q16?
The genesig q16 is a revolutionary instrument launched by Primerdesign Ltd. The instrument is designed to accompany the genesig® easy product range which includes kits for more than 400 different DNA testing applications. The q16 is designed to make DNA testing affordable and easy for anyone in any business.What is DNA testing?
DNA testing is the most sensitive and precise way to detect and quantify the presence of a DNA target. The underlying technology within the genesig q16 is real-time quantitative PCR.  The technology has been around for 20 years, but to date has been complex and expensive to perform. The genesig q16 changes all that.What can I use it for?
The genesig® easy product range includes tests for a massive range of applications:
Technical SpecificationUltra simple software interface 
Automated data analysis 
No moving parts 
Silent operation 
Operate from PC, Mac, via network, or stand alone with a USB drive 
16 Wells  
    * 20ul reaction volume
Peltier thermal control
    * 3°C/s heating
    * 2°C/s cooling
    * Thermal uniformity +- 0.1°C range
    * Thermal accuracy +- 0.25°CExtraordinary well-to-well reproducibility.
Fig shows 16 individual replicates from one test::LED excitation
CMOS detection
    * Compatible with FAM and VIC labels
160mm Height 
120mm Diameter
2kg weight
90W power consumption