Thermo Scientific™ SureTect™ Real-Time PCR System

Rapid and accurate detection of foodborne pathogens

Perform food safety tests confidently with the Thermo Scientific™ SureTect™ Real-Time PCR System. Built on proven PCR technology and backed by world-class service and support, the SureTect System is designed to quickly and accurately detect foodborne pathogens in a broad range of foods and associated samples. Take advantage of simple and streamlined workflows that utilize a single same-day or overnight enrichment step, direct lysis protocol for DNA release, and universal cycling parameters.

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It's better to be sure. Complete confidence, run after run with SureTect PCR Assays.


SureTect PCR Assay validated workflows

SureTect PCR Assay workflows are validated for a broad range of matrices according to AFNOR and AOAC and fully supported by our dedicated and experienced technical teams.

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QuantStudio 5 Food Safety Real-Time PCR System

Applied Biosystems QuantStudio 5 Food Safety Real-Time PCR System

Ensure long-term confidence in your PCR pathogen testing system with the simplicity of SureTect Assay workflows combined with the modern, flexible Applied Biosystems™ QuantStudio™ 5 Food Safety Real-Time PCR System.

  • Efficient: process several hundred samples a day – over 700 tests in a 8h shift
  • Simple: ‘plug and play’ ready to use out of the box
  • Flexible: open platform suitable for running our full range of PCR solutions for food safety, authenticity, and quality testing, as well  as various applications including agribusiness and research use.
  • Cloud-enabled: offering the potential for data sharing, analysis and trending

6-channels support a wide range of PCR tests, including Thermo Scientific™ SureTect™ Assays, RapidFinder™ Salmonella Multiplex Assay, and TaqMan™ and MicroSEQ™ Assays

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Maximizing freshness and extending shelf life in microgreens with SureTect Real-Time PCR System

Case Study:

Maximizing freshness and extending shelf life in microgreens with SureTect Real-Time PCR System. An innovative certified organic farm gains one week of shelf life and can guarantee three weeks’ shelf life for the lettuce in stores, with a fast method for pathogen testing which allows rapid product release.