Fast and simple target selection technology

Ion AmpliSeq™ technology is an amplicon-based enrichment method developed for creating next-generation sequencing libraries. This unique target-selection technology offers clinical researchers with comprehensive coverage of target genes or hotspots, with minimal input of DNA or RNA.

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Ion AmpliSeq panel types

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Specialty panels for different applications and disease areas powered by Ion AmpliSeq target selection technology

Cancer research

Targeted sequencing assays for oncology research are paired with easy-to-interpret informatics workflows that leverage information from the extensive Oncomine™ Knowledgebase. These panels include content for DNA and RNA, FFPE, and liquid biopsy samples.
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Inherited disease research

Whether you are using a focused-panel approach to study Mendelian disorders with low phenotypic heterogeneity or you want to use a whole-exome approach to study complex disorders like autism and intellectual disability, we offer a range of Ion AmpliSeq panel types to match your unique research needs.
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Human identification

Applied Biosystems™ Precision ID panels enable analysis of up to hundreds of forensically targeted markers such as STRs, SNPs, or the mtDNA genome.
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Ion Torrent targeted sequencing workflow

Select targets

Construct library

Prepare template

Run sequence

Analyze data

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Select from our predesigned gene panels or design your own with the Ion AmpliSeq Designer tool.

Minimize hands-on time with automated Ion AmpliSeq library construction on the Ion Chef™ System.

Hands-on time:
15 minutes

Conveniently go from automated library preparation to automated template preparation and chip loading, all on the versatile Ion Chef System.

Hands-on time:
15 minutes

Get sequence data in as little as 1.5 hours using either the Ion PGM™ or Ion S5™ sequencers.

Hands-on time: As little as 15 minutes

Automate data analysis with Torrent Suite™ Software and find the biological meaning of your data with Ion Reporter™ Software.