Purigen Debuts Novel RNA Purification Kit for FFPE Specimens
Purigen Biosystems, Pleasanton, Calif, has launched the Ionic FFPE to Pure RNA Kit. In 1 hour with minimal hands-on time, scientists are able to purify and concentrate higher yields of RNA, including messenger RNA (mRNA) and microRNA (miRNA), from precious formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissue specimens.
Purigen Biosystems Targets FFPE DNA Extraction Market
Purigen Biosystems, a Stanford University spinout, is looking to get into the nucleic acid extraction and purification market by first carving out a niche with kits for formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) samples, a segment the firm values at $800 million...
The Ionic Purification System from Purigen Biosystems is a small benchtop system that uses the company's proprietary isotachophoresis (ITP) technology to extract, purify, and concentrate nucleic acids from biological samples in 1 h with less than 3 min of hands-on time per sample.