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Test 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 to the left.†
Samples are available while supplies last, limited to one per customer, and restricted to customers in the US and Canada only.
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We want to help you achieve your goal of creating the best assay as quickly and cost-effectively as possible. Our broad and deep expertise in the area of DNA polymerases is made available to our partners as we work with them to design, develop, and manufacture products according to their specifications.
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 contact our sales team at email@example.com or submit an online request.
Evaluate a Takara Bio DNA polymerase in your assay
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 samples 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 DNA Polymerase 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 10 mg/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.
We can customize any of the enzymes listed as well as others not listed, for almost any application. Our custom enzyme supply professionals will partner with you to provide customized solutions for your specific product requirements and guide you every step of the way to help you achieve your goals. Explore every scientific inquiry with our high-performance reagents and have confidence in results brought to you through our deep enzymology expertise and ISO-certified quality management system.
Did you find what you were looking for? If the DNA polymerase you would like to sample is not listed and you would like to speak to one of our knowledgeable sales professionals, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or submit an online request.
If you are interested in a bulk enzyme or reagent purchase, custom packaging, or custom formulation, please email us at email@example.com to discuss your needs or visit our OEM page to submit an inquiry.
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