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FAS tips and tricks assay validation

In light of the urgent need of novel diagnostic assays to come to market for COVID-19 testing, it is important not to forget about assay quality and accuracy, and this applies to ALL diagnostic assays. Assays need to be properly validated in order to ensure that accurate and appropriate results are produced and reported for each patient.

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New from Agilent

New Improved NGS Library Preparation From Agilent

Diagnostech is excited to introduce you to the new and improved SureSelect XT HS2 NGS Library Preparation kit The Agilent SureSelect XT HS2 DNA reagent kit is a state-of-the-art NGS library preparation and target enrichment solution. It provides a streamlined and flexible workflow, excellent performance, and comprehensive features that can be used in various NGS…

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Agilent Infectious Disease Research Designs

Agilent Community Design Infectious Disease Pathogen NGS Panels Exciting news from Agilent! Pathogen enrichment straight from clinical samples is now possible!   The ability to perform whole genome sequencing of viruses and bacteria directly from clinical samples is important for understanding the genetics of host-pathogen interactions. Due to the much smaller size of pathogen genomes,…

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Agilent Magnis NGS Automated Library Preparation System

Magnis Automated NGS Library Preparation System Diagnostech is excited to announce the Agilent Magnis Automated NGS library preparation platform! The adoption and implementation of Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) in both clinical and research laboratories has seen significant progress in the past several years. The use of massively parallel sequencing allows us to study and better…

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PathCape 2018

Come visit us at PathCape 2018! Diagnostech is pleased to announce that we will be attending PathCape 2018. The conference will take place from the 16th to the 18th of August, at the exquisite Spier Estate in the Stellenbosch Winelands. We will be showcasing our new IHC and ISH cell line tissue controls from HistoCyte, and exciting…

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Reproductive Genetics

Agilent on Reproductive Genetics

Agilent Technologies Extends Collaboration on Reproductive Genetics New Two-Year Agreement with Belgian University to Focus on Detecting Genetic Abnormalities in Cell-free DNA and Embryo Biopsies   Agilent Technologies Inc. today announced that it is extending its collaboration with the Centre for Human Genetics of the University of Leuven and the University Hospital of Leuven in…

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Diagnostech 2 for 3

Diagnostech Cloning Promotion

Agilent Cloning 3 for 2 promotion We’ll get you stocked up and ready to go with our 3 for 2 promotion. Buy three of the same listed items, and we’ll give you the third one FREE! Promotion runs for October 19th to November 22nd 2017.    The items below are covered by the promotion.  …

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New High-Sensitivity NGS Target Enrichment Solution

Agilent Technologies Introduces New High-Sensitivity NGS Target Enrichment Solution New Solution Streamlines Workflow and Eliminates Sequencing Errors SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 17, 2017 Agilent Technologies Inc. today introduced its newest next-generation sequencing (NGS) library prep solution — Agilent SureSelectXT HS — a complete target enrichment research solution that provides total workflow management for laboratories, from QC…

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Diagnostech & SASHG Promotion

Stand a Chance to WIN flights and accommodation to SASHG 2017 Diagnostech is giving away a fully paid sponsorship to SASHG 2017. The sponsorship includes flights, accommodation and conference registration. Place an order with Diagnostech between 3 July – 24 July 2017 and use your purchase order number to enter! The 17th Biennial Congress of…

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Here’s to a great 2017!

We would like to wish all our customers a Happy New Year and look forward to a great 2017 together. Our offices open on Monday 3 January 2017, for all orders, consultations and support please contact us directly and we will be happy to help. The Diagnostech Team

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