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NEW! Diagnostic PCR is Just a Touch Away

For researchers working in clinical and diagnostic labs, the Applied Biosystems Veriti™ Dx Thermal Cycler is the first endpoint PCR thermal cycler for in vitro diagnostic use*. Get the reliability you expect and all the features of the Veriti Thermal Cycler, and the confidence that you are using an FDA/CE approved cycler. Learn more about the Veriti Dx Thermal Cycler.

Over 500,000 Journal Articles and Counting

PCR (polymerase chain reaction) is a technique that is central to molecular biology research. Developed by Kerry Mullis in 1983, this technique revolutionized genetic research, opening many doors to new applications in medicine and biotechnology. For this, the Nobel prize was awarded to Mullis for development of this empowering tool. PCR is currently used in a variety of applications ranging from cloning, gene expression analysis, genotyping, sequencing, resequencing, and mutagenesis. PCR is also used in diagnostics for infectious diseases and in forensic investigation.

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Thermal Cyclers

We offer a full range of thermal cyclers for your application needs.

PCR Application Guide

Find everything you need for cloning, expression analysis, genotyping, mutagenesis, sequencing and many other PCR applications.

PCR Reagents Selection Guide

Find the PCR and RT-PCR reagents that are right for your experiment.

Fast PCR

Fast PCR can help you achieve results comparable to standard reactions in just a fraction of the time.