VERSANT kPCR Sample PrepLooking to consolidate sample extraction procedures?

The VERSANT® kPCR Sample Prep allows you to consolidate your nucleic acid extractions on one bench-top platform. Our fully automated universal extraction technology isolates and purifies both DNA and RNA from diverse clinical samples using a single set of reagents, reducing your inventory and maximizing lab efficiency.

  • Provides quality isolations using proprietary extraction technology
  • Increased lab efficiency and productivity with an automated platform for increased walk-away time
  • Enhanced versatility supporting a variety of sample types and molecular applications
  • Delivers confidence in results

Fonctionnalités et avantages

Consolidate your molecular testing sample extraction procedures on the VERSANT® kPCR Sample Prep.

Quality Isolations

  • Single process for DNA and RNA extraction
  • Improved reproducibility, recovery, and quality with homogeneous bead size and form
  • Optimal bead suspension time achieved with smaller particles
  • DNA/RNA capture efficiency benefit, for user-defined assay protocols

Increased Lab Efficiency

  • Minimal equipment needs with single platform and reagent set for various workloads and sample types
  • Walk-away operation
  • 96 extractions per run completed in less than three hours
  • Six protocols offer flexibility in input and eluate volumes

Enhanced Versatility

  • Target amplification by a variety of molecular techniques
    • Sequencing
    • Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
    • Kinetic PCR
    • Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms (SNPs)
    • Line Probe Hybridization
  • Primary-tube sampling supports a variety of sample types
    • Plasma
    • Serum
    • Urine
    • Transport media for urogenital swabs
    • Whole blood
    • Cerebral spinal fluid
    • Semen
    • Nasal-pharyngeal swab
    • Buccal swab
    • Stool
    • Breast milk
    • Saliva/sputum
    • Cell culture
    • PBMC (bully coat)
    • Ascites
    • Amniotic fluid
    • Eye swab
    • BAL (Bronchial Alveoli Lavage)
    • ThinPep and SurePath collection media

Confidence In Results

  • System tracks sample ID from primary tube to results
  • Process surveillance monitors the execution of all liquid handling and robotic steps

Spécifications techniques


0.903 m H x 1.124 m W x 1.2 m D
(with loading tray and carriers)


155 kg

Power Requirements

200-240V, 50/60 Hz +/- 5%;
100-120V, 50/60 Hz+/- 5%


18-30° C; 30-80% relative humidity,
non-condensing; 0-2000m altitude

Integrated Computer

Windows® Operating System

External UPS System

100-120 VAC, 1000 VA;
200-240 VAC, 1500 VA