COBAS® AmpliPrep Instrument

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Average Rating: 4.2
2 Scientists have reviewed this product

4 out of 5
Ease of use
4 out of 5
After sales service
5 out of 5
Value for money

Satisfactory performance from a product of huge benefits.
Rating: 4.3

  • Application Area: Real-Time PCR

"The equipment is very effective; time and energy saving due to its automation. It is easy to use and understand with the help of explanatory manuals. The response by service Engineers is prompt and intervention is always impressive. It has great value for money."

Review date: 03 Mar 2017 | COBAS® AmpliPrep Instrument
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  • Member since: 2012

  • Organization: Loma Linda University

  • Ease of use
    4 out of 5
    After sales service
    4 out of 5
    Value for money
    4 out of 5
Rating: 4.0
"You can set it running and then walk away but, there is too much time spent on cleaning. However it is easy to use and functions within a very good time frame."

Review date: 03 Aug 2012 | COBAS® AmpliPrep Instrument
Automates sample preparation in preparation for amplification and detection

Automates the sample preparation steps of real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) testing for analysis on the COBAS® TaqMan® Analyzers.

This instrument operates with robotic precision to dramatically reduce hands-on time and enhance user productivity. It can be used for diagnostic applications and for screening pools of blood donations in clinical laboratories.

This instrument is available as a standalone device, or as part of an automated blood screening system or fully automated diagnostic system.

Features and Benefits

  • Works in combination with the COBAS® TaqMan® 48 Analyzer or COBAS® TaqMan® Analyzer to automate sample preparation, amplification, and quantitation of RNA or DNA
  • Maximizes throughput, simplifies workflow
  • Sample processing unit minimizes cross contamination
  • Pipetting integrity check ensures correct pipetting of samples and reagents
  • Minimizes risk of incorrect results due to insufficient volumes
  • Clot detection reduces risk of incorrect results due to clotting or particles in the sample


  • Automates the sample extraction process
  • Bar coded reagents packaged in ready-to-use spill-proof cassettes with self-sealing caps for increased stability
  • Provides integrated automated sample preparation for qualitative and quantitative molecular diagnostics
  • Up to 72 samples and 4 different assays can be loaded onto the system at the same time
  • Fully automated sample extraction and PCR set up