Life Technologies can be your partner in food and environmental testing and provides many unique products and solutions to meet the needs of your lab.

The TaqMan® GMO Detection and Quantitation Kits
are the first of a full product line of GMO assays in development at Life Technologies that can detect the presence of GMO-specific DNA sequences in soy, corn and in downstream processed products.

Universal assay detects and quantifies all approved genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in Europe and the vast majority of GMOs approved in other countries.

GMO Soy

GMO Maize

Amplify your target when other master mixes fail.

Life Technologies offers both qPCR and qRT-PCR master mixes to support your internally designed assays. Environmental Master Mix v2.0 and RNA Ultrasense are designed to provide successful amplification of your most difficult targets from your most difficult sample types

Environmental Master Mix v2.0
qPCR master mix optimized for use with samples containing inhibitors, such as food or environmentally derived samples.

RNA Ultrasense
qRT-PCR master mix optimized for the amplification of low copy number of difficult target sequences such as RNA viruses.

Amplify your target when other master mixes fail

TaqMan® Cronobacter sakazakii Detection Kit
Complete qPCR assay for the rapid detection of Cronobacter sakazakii from food and environmental samples.

TaqMan® Pseudomonas aeruginosa Detection Kit
Complete qPCR assay for the rapid detection of Pseudomonas aerguinosa from food and environmental samples.

TaqMan® Camplylobacter jejuni Detection Kit
Complete qPCR assay for the rapid detection of Camplylobacter jejuni from food and environmental samples.

TaqMan® Staphylococcus aureus Detection Kit
Complete qPCR assay for the rapid detection of Staphylococcus aureus from food and environmental samples.

TaqMan® VLA Influenza A Kits 
qPCR detection kits target Influenza A and its two most common H types, H5 and H7. Rapid and highly specific detection that was developed in conjunction with the Veterinary Lab Association of the United Kingdom.

TaqMan® Biothreat Detection Assays
Rapid qPCR detection assays against hazardous biological pathogens