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 can test up to 16 samples at a time and 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 is a genesig easy kit?


genesig® easy kits are a new addition to the genesig kit range. It’s a new kit format designed specifically for the genesig® q16. Ultra simple, easy to use kits suitable for users with no experience or years of experience.

What can I use it for?

image The genesig®easy product range includes tests for a massive range of applications:

  • Food and Water testing
  • Veterinary Diagnostics
  • Human Infectious Disease Screening
  • Biothreat Detection
  • Early Disease Detection

I don't have a laboratory?


If you don't have a laboratory it really doesn't matter. The instrument is designed to be used by anyone, anywhere! There's no complex programming or data analysis required. All of that is taken care of by our clever software. All you get is the answers to the questions you ask. We can supply you a complete "lab-in-a-box" containing the few simple tools that you need to do your own DNA Testing.

What is in the kit?


The kit contains all of the components required to run a DNA Test. The kit is freeze -dried so that it can be shipped at room temperature.
Simply follow the easy 3 step protocol:

1.Re-suspend the kit contents
2.Combine the kit contents with your DNA
3.Load your sample in to the genesig q16

The genesig® q16 is designed to be used by anyone, anywhere !

Check out all the features offered in this online Live Preview.

On demand kits

If your target of interest is not present we have the unique expert ability to develop kits for any target in any species on demand.

Unlike many of our competitors who simply use less efficient software-only approaches, our experts will personally design primers tailored to your exact needs while ensuring extremely high levels of specificity. 

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DNA Testing Services

Do you own no qPCR machine (yet)? Trust our fast growing partner network to help you perform your DNA testing project. Our partners are fast, accurate, professional, affordable and offer the entire genesig kit range including:

  • Human pathogen targets (HIV, HCV, TB etc)
  • Veterinary and agricultural pathogen targets (H1N1, Avian flu etc)
  • Food and water testing targets (Meat speciation, GMO, e.coli etc)
  • Biothreat detection targets (anthrax etc)
  • Genotyping targets (BRAFV600E etc)
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