NORCROSS, GA, Dec. 7, 2020 – Omega Bio-tek, Inc., an industry-leading manufacturer of nucleic acid purification kits, is announcing a new facility acquisition in response to the increased demand for the company’s DNA/RNA purification kits and automation support services. The new building investment will bring the total square footage of Omega Bio-tek’s facilities to over […]
Technique to increase COVID-19 molecular diagnostic testing capacity and provide faster test results reporting SECAUCUS, N.J., July 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Quest Diagnostics (NYSE:DGX) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted emergency use authorization (EUA) for a new laboratory technique that speeds the process of extracting viral RNA from specimens* and will enable the company to […]
NORCROSS, GA, June 8, 2020 — Omega Bio-tek, Inc. announces the launch of the Mag-Bind® Viral RNA Xpress Kit for the rapid and reliable isolation of Viral RNA from nasopharyngeal (NP) swab specimens that are dry or in viral transport media (VTM). The new kit aims to combat the shortage of RNA purification kits, which […]
Norcross, Ga., 05/01/2020 – Omega Bio-tek announces collaboration with Ipsum Diagnostics in the fight against COVID-19. Omega Bio-tek will supply its Mag-Bind Viral DNA/RNA 96 Kit as a vital element in Ipsum Diagnostics’ approved RT-PCR-based SARS-CoV-2 assay. The US Food and Drug Administration granted Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) to Ipsum Diagnostics for RT-PCR-based SARS-CoV-2 testing […]
To help the healthcare workers deal with the virus outbreak, we are ramping up production and working through the weekend to produce more of our Mag-Bind® Viral DNA/RNA 96 Kit. A large stock will be available on Monday, March 16, 2020. Please contact your local sales representative or use the links below to read more […]
Methods & Protocols: The USDA Agricultural Research Service Center presented a rapid and reproducible method to obtain long genomic DNA with high quality from insect pupae for long-read sequencing. Brenda Oppert, Samantha Stoss, Alayasha Monk, and Tim Smith showed that by using the Omega Bio-tek E.Z.N.A.® Insect DNA Kit, they were able to achieve consistent […]
Improve your cfDNA workflow with our Mag-Bind cfDNA Kit. Recover as short as 50 bp. Scalable DNA purification | Automation-friendly | Faster purification processing. Automation protocol available for the Hamilton Company Microlab STAR.
Using our Mag-Bind® Blood DNA HV Kit, integrated onto the Hamilton MicroLab STAR, allows for High-throughput genomic DNA extraction from up to 10mL blood. Read the application note below to learn about more high-throughput purification solutions on Hamilton’s liquid handlers.
Hello from #SLASeurope2019 in Barcelona! We are exhibiting at Booth #722! Come chat with our team, Massimiliano Memo and Nelson Cotrim about your liquid automation needs. We have DNA and RNA purification kits to pair with major liquid handlers such as Tecan, Hamilton Company and Opentrons Labworks Inc. Find out more about our high […]