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The FastPrep-24 5G is a versatile sample disruption instrument designed to quickly and efficiently homogenize, grind, or lyse biological samples. A completely self-contained system, the FastPrep-24 5G eliminates the risk of cross-contamination and time-consuming clean-up associated with manual lysis methods. Samples are added to individual lysing matrix tubes and placed into sample holder adapters within the instrument. The unique, optimized motion of the FastPrep-24 5G shakes the samples in a tridimensional motion resulting in the collision of the sample material with the lysing matrix particles.
Intuitive software makes programming the FastPrep-24 5G fast and simple. The programmable touchscreen display allows for the use of pre-determined or custom homogenization speeds and duration times with a finger touch. Increased power features result in faster processing times and complete lysis of even the toughest samples.
Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.
Suitable for all sample types. Lysis of yeast, fungi, and bacteria, soft tissues, cells, Isolation of PCR-Ready Genomic DNA from fecal or soil samples. Isolation of PCR-Ready Genomic DNA from fungi and bacteria samples. DNA & RNA Purification. Breaks hard/brittle samples. Isolate DNA from virtually any source. Lysis of highly contagious samples. Grinding of teeth, bones, hair and pulverization of building materials.
|Alternate Names||FastPrep 5G|
|Base Catalog Number||6005500|
|Dimensions||Height 490 mm; Oval Base 472 mm x 385 mm|
|FastPrep Instruments Models||FastPrep-24|
|Pack Size||1 Each|
|Personal Protective Equipment||If working with biological, toxic, hazardous or infectious samples use hand protection (Latex, Nitrile or other protective approved material gloves), skin and body protection (Labcoat and long-sleeves), and eye protection (safety glasses with side-shields). Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practices.|
|Recommended Alternate||FastPrep24™ Classic, FastPrep-96™|
|Sample Volume||~200 µL to 50 mL; up to ~25 g|
|Usage Statement||Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.|
Material Safety Data Sheet
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