MP Biomedicals, the leader in sample preparation, provides a complete range of products for all steps of your research experiment. From lysis, extraction through purification of DNA, RNA and proteins, as complex as the sample can be, we offer you the best solutions to achieve excellent and reliable results for your applications! FastPrep® Systems deliver the most DNA, RNA and proteins from any sample type including the most resistant in 40 seconds o​r​ less!

FastPrep® homogenizers pulverize samples through simultaneous beating of specialized Lysing Matrix beads. These systems with interchangeable sample holders allow unique flexibility in terms of sample size (2ml to 250ml as well as 96 deep well plates) and temperature (ambient or cryogenic conditions). FastPrep® instruments combined with the widest selection and industry leading Lysing Matrix materials and complete isolation kits will successfully process any sample type including the most difficult samples such as plant, root, soil, waste water, skin, tissue, seeds, and feces with very short processing times…every time!

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FastPrep® Instruments and Adapters

FastPrep® Systems provide the most usable DNA, RNA, and proteins from even your most difficult samples, fast and easy with fully automated, optimized lysing in just 40 seconds?every time.

The Most Advanced Sample Preparation System Available!

The FastPrep-24™ 5G Instrument is a high-speed benchtop reciprocating homogenizer, featuring microprocessor-controlled, Hi-Def Touch Screen Programming makes it ultimate in speed and performance for the optimal lysis of biological samples.

FastPrep® Lysing Matrix Tubes

Many Optimized Matrices to Lyse Even your Toughest Samples

Impact-Resistant Tubes are available in 2 mL, 4.5 mL, 15 mL, 50 mL and 250 mL and contain a wide variety of material to meet your lysing needs.

FastDNA, FastRNA, and FastProtein Extraction - Purification Kits

Higher Yields, Consistent Quality, SuperFast

Versatile extraction kits deliver the highest yields and superior quality DNA, RNA and Proteins, ready-to-use in any downstream application.

Sample Prep University


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Complete product info, features and benefits, applications and FAQs for the FastPrep® Sample Prep Systems.