Applied Biosystems QuantStudio 3 and 5 Real-Time PCR Systems

When your data are always within reach, answers are never far away. The new QuantStudio 3 and 5 Real-Time PCR Systems, combined with the Thermo Fisher Cloud platform, allow you to remotely monitor your runs, access results, and collaborate with colleagues anywhere, anytime.*

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Demo of the QuantStudio 3 and 5 systems and software

The QuantStudio 3 and 5 systems offer the ultimate in connectivity and ease of use. They are designed for both new and experienced users who need simple and affordable real-time PCR systems without compromising performance and quality.

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Real-time PCR systems designed with your future in mind

The Applied Biosystems QuantStudio 3 and 5 Real-Time PCR Systems provide a modern usability experience similar to mobile devices, allowing you to connect to your data easier than ever before.

Access, analyze, and share data anytime, anywhere―Remote monitor your runs, quickly analyze sophisticated data sets, store results in a secure space, and safely share them online with colleagues across campus and around the world with Web browser-based software supported by the Thermo Fisher Cloud platform. 
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Obtain results you can trust―Detect differences in target quantity as small as 1.5-fold in singleplex reactions, and obtain 10 logs of linear dynamic range.

Establish standard operating procedures―Locked protocol templates, in-run quality control (QC) feedback, and QC traceability of consumables.

Save valuable time―Applied Biosystems™ VeriFlex™ technology provides three or six independent temperature zones for precise control over your PCR optimization.

Get started quickly―The instrument is factory-calibrated for optical and thermal accuracy and delivered in a user-friendly package for quick installation and immediate use.

Skip the learning curve―With preoptimized protocol templates for new users, minimal training is needed, allowing you to focus on your research.

Maximize bench top space―This compact instrument can be configured as standalone or with a computer to fit any laboratory needs.

Get a premium instrument at an affordable price―Innovation does not have to come at a premium price. Get the state of the art industrial design and best-in-class functionality that you have come to know with the Applied Biosystems™ QuantStudio family of instruments.

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Choose the instrument that’s right for you
  QuantStudio 3 Real-Time PCR System QuantStudio 5 Real-Time PCR System
Block Format 96-wells (0.1 or 0.2 mL) 96-wells (0.1 or 0.2 mL) or 384-wells 
Temperature Three independent temperature zones Six independent temperature zones
Excitation Source/Filters Bright white LED/4 coupled filters  96-well: Bright white LED/6 decoupled filters, up to 21 filter combinations
384-well: Bright white LED/5 coupled filters  
Software Simple software allows for quick and easy experiment setup with preoptimized protocol templates for new users Built-in software features to support compliance with 21 CFR Part 11 FDA guidelines at no additional cost

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Program and monitor experiments remotely. Set up your methods or protocols from your desktop PC or MAC from outside the laboratory.

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