Viral DNA extraction poses unique challenges for good recovery and detection sensitivity. Capture and lysis of virus particles from very dilute solutions or cell-free samples is the first hurdle. Life Technologies has developed DNA purification products that are optimized to provide maximum viral DNA yield, purity, and integrity from a broad range of sample types in several format options.

Viral DNA purification from a variety of sample types

  High-throughput recovery low abundance of viral DNA Viral DNA purification from a variety of sample types Consistent recovery of low abundance of viral DNA
Starting Material 200uL cell free sample 50 - 300 uL 500 µL cell free sample
Sample Type Plasma, serum, cerebrospinal fluid Plasma, serum, whole blood, swabs, feces, ear notches, semen, oral fluid, InPouch™ cultures Plasma, serum, cerebrospinal fluid
Protocol Time 30 min 45 min 45 min
Isolation Technology Silica Plate Scalable, flexible format with magnetic beads Fast, convenient silica column
High Throughput Compatible yes yes
Number of Preps 384 480 50
Cost/Prep $2.89 $2.99 $4.20
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