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Master Mixes for clinical and non-clinical applications—TaqMan, TaqPath and SYBR Green

Real-time PCR (also known as quantitative PCR or qPCR) is the simultaneous amplification and detection/quantification of nucleic acids using the polymerase chain reaction (PCR). qPCR is a versatile technique and a powerful tool to support your research applications. Find optimized real-time PCR master mixes, reagents, and kits to power your experiments here.

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Recommended qPCR master mixes by application

Chemistry

Application

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Applied Biosystems TaqMan*

Gene
expression

TaqMan Fast Advanced Master Mix
for 2-step
TaqMan Fast Virus Master Mix  
for 1-step virus detection and gene expression

Applied Biosystems TaqPath**
(Clinical-grade TaqMan)

Gene
expression

TaqPath qPCR Master Mix
for 2-step
TaqPath 1-step RT-qPCR Master Mix
for 1-step
TaqPath 1-step Multiplex Master Mix
for 1-step & multiplex

Genotyping

TaqPath ProAmp Master Mix
for human or animal samples only (for plant samples, please visit our Agrigenomics section)

Applied Biosystem SYBR

Gene
expression

PowerTrack SYBR Green Master Mix

Sample-to-answer
With Sample-to-Answer Kits, crude sample lysates can be used directly in real-time PCR or one-step RT-PCR. No nucleic acid purification is required:


Looking for qPCR reagents for molecular diagnostic test development? 
See our molecular diagnostic section


Looking for qPCR multiplexing solutions? 
See our qPCR multiplex applications section

Real-time PCR master mix selection tool

Select from our full selection of optimized Applied Biosystems™ and Invitrogen™ real-time PCR reagents to find the one that’s right for your desired application, detection chemistry, format, and running mode.

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* For Research Use Only. 

** General purpose reagent. For laboratory use. (Can also be used for research.)