Real-Time PCR Webinars

Learn more about real-time PCR applications

Learn more about our innovative real-time PCR technologies, including instrumentation, assays and reagents. Highly experienced product development and application scientists are positioned to deliver the best educational experience to both experts and novices. Our real-time PCR educational curriculum offers you hands-on training at our facilities or in your own lab to complement our portfolio of web-based training courses and videos. The webinars below are designed to introduce you to our products and the applications that they enable.

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October 1 2014

lncRNA – Discover their classification and functional mechanisms.

Long, non-coding RNAs (lncRNA) are strands 200 nt or greater that have function, but do not actually code for proteins. At one time, they were considered to be few and exotic, but there is growing evidence that they are numerous (perhaps more numerous than protein-coding RNAs) and may play a more general role in transcriptional regulation. This webinar provides a general overview of lncRNA, along with a discussion of their potential impact in human biology.

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May 28 2014

A new solution for multiplex real-time PCR—adding more color to your gene expression and genotyping experiments

In this webinar you will learn how to use our new multiplexing solution to perform up to 4-plex reactions for gene expression and a duplex reaction for genotyping analysis. We will review examples of results from applications such as tumor cell analysis, maize and soy genotyping, and food-quality testing.

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December 5 2013

Expanding the PCR toolbox with Digital PCR – A review of absolute quantification and mutation detection applications on the QuantStudio 3D Digital PCR System

In this webinar, you will learn about how digital PCR expands the application boundaries of traditional real-time PCR by enabling absolute quantification without the use of a standard curve. With real world examples, you will see how you can go beyond measuring Ct to detecting individual molecules – gaining additional sensitivity and precision for a variety of experiments.

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April 2012

Fundamentals of Real-Time PCR

Explore the foundation for learning the intricacies of real-time PCR. This webinar is designed for novice users, but experienced users will benefit, too. We will examine applications, instrumentation, chemistries, PCR phases, thresholds, and Ct values. Designed and delivered by one of our experienced field application engineers, this is the first in a series of six webinars that will cover assay design, normalization, reagent choices, theory of analysis, and demonstrations of real-time PCR software.

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Introduction to Digital PCR

Digital PCR is the next generation of nucleic acid quantification that allows you to go beyond the limits of real-time PCR methods.  With new technologies now available, such as the QuantStudio 3D Digital PCR System, obtaining absolute quantification for your nucleic acid targets is now easier than ever. 

In this webinar, you will learn about the benefits of digital PCR, how it works, and how you can use it for your applications to require more sensitivity and precision.  You will also learn how the QuantStudio 3D Digital PCR System employs a chip-based technology to perform simple and robust digital PCR.

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