Validate Takara Bio's DNA polymerase in your assay
Request a free PCR enzyme sample* in two easy steps:
- Choose a sample from the tables below.
- Fill in the sample request form at the bottom of the page.
Samples are available while supplies last, limited to one per customer, and restricted to customers in the US and Canada only.
You need a polymerase that will give you the results you need quickly and accurately. Let us help you identify the ideal PCR reagent that will best support your assay development initiatives.
NEW high-concentration and glycerol-free formulations
You now have the option to test high-concentration formulations of our popular TaKaRa Taq and TaKaRa Ex Taq DNA Polymerases, enabling greater flexibility in your assay setup. Glycerol-free samples are also available at these higher concentrations—great for dry-down applications or automation workflows.
|Sample Cat. #1||Product||Concentration|
|XA0024||TaKaRa Taq Hot Start Version||25 U/μl|
|XA0025||TaKaRa Taq Hot Start Version (Glycerol-Free)||25 U/μl|
|XA0026||TaKaRa Ex Taq Hot-Start Version||25 U/μl|
|XA0027||TaKaRa Ex Taq Hot-Start Version (Glycerol-Free)||25 U/μl|
- These items are currently only available as samples. If you are interested in purchasing a larger size, please reach out to our sales team at firstname.lastname@example.org or submit an online request.
A polymerase for every application
We have developed a wide range of high-performance PCR enzymes for challenging reaction conditions, such as multiplexing, long and/or GC-rich targets, and inhibitor-resistant direct PCR. Check out the recommended applications below and choose the right sample for your needs.
|Sample Cat. #2||Product||Recommended applications|
|639260||Titanium Taq DNA Polymerase||
Multiplex PCR for genotyping or pathogen detection
Whole genome SNP detection
|639261||Advantage 2 Polymerase Mix||cDNA amplification or carrier screening from clinical samples|
|R050Q||PrimeSTAR GXL DNA Polymerase||
NGS library preparation
Targeted sequencing for HLA typing or highly polymorphic regions
|R051S||PrimeSTAR GXL Premix|
|R045Q||PrimeSTAR Max DNA Polymerase||Fast PCR and cloning for antibody engineering|
|639269||Terra PCR Direct Polymerase Mix||Direct PCR from sample with inhibitors such as blood, tissue, or saliva|
|RR002T||TaKaRa LA Taq DNA Polymerase||Sequencing mitochondrial DNA, pseudogenes or highly homologous sequences|
|RR042Q||TaKaRa LA Taq Hot Start Version|
|RR001T||TaKaRa Ex Taq DNA Polymerase||Routine PCR or probe-based qPCR from diverse sample types|
|RR006Q||TaKaRa Ex Taq DNA Polymerase Hot-Start Version|
|R001Q||TaKaRa Taq DNA Polymerase||Economical routine PCR|
|R007Q||TaKaRa Taq DNA Polymerase Hot Start Version|
- The catalog numbers listed here are specific to sample sizes. Full-size reagents are readily available for each listed enzyme. Click on the product name to view details and ordering information.
Antibody-mediated hot-start PCR
Enhance the specificity and sensitivity of your assay with antibody-mediated, hot-start PCR. A high-concentration TaqStart Antibody is available for sampling in addition to our standard formulations.
|Sample Cat. #3||Product||Concentration|
|639252||TaqStart Antibody||1.1 μg/µl, with glycerol|
|638537||TaqStart Antibody 10mg/ml, with Glycerol||10 μg/μl, with glycerol|
|9002JW||Taq Antibody||12.5 U/μl, with glycerol|
- The catalog numbers listed here are specific to sample sizes. If full-size reagents are available, clicking on the product name will take you to a page with product details and ordering information.
Our entire team stands behind one promise: we will help you achieve your goals. Delve into every scientific inquiry with high-performance reagents and have confidence in results brought to you through our deep enzymology expertise and ISO-certified management system.
If you are interested in a reagent that is not listed above, or if you wish to do bulk purchase, custom package or formulations, please contact Corporate Development at email@example.com to discuss your needs or visit our OEM page to submit an inquiry.
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