Choose the genetic analyzer that is right
Applied Biosystems genetic analyzers are a trusted standard for Sanger sequencing and fragment analysis by capillary electrophoresis (CE). Versatile and innovative, our genetic analyzers have been designed with you in mind to meet the demands of your genetic testing needs. Whether you're analyzing a challenging or a routine sample, our genetic analyzers offer simplicity, scalability, and speed to your workflow, enabling you to analyze your most difficult cases with complete confidence.
Which genetic analyzer is right for you?
Easy to use, versatile, and flexible
Meets the needs of validated and process-controlled environments
Maximum throughput, scalability, and flexibility
|SeqStudio Genetic Analyzer||3500 Series Genetic Analyzer||Refreshed 3730 Series Genetic Analyzer|
|Request a quote||Request a quote||Request a quote|
|Number of capillaries||4||8 (3500), 24 (3500xL)||48 (3730), 96 (3730xl)|
|Ease of use||Simple||Easy||Moderate|
|Number of dyes||6||6||5|
|Capillary array length (cm)||Integrated into click-in cartridge||36, 50||36, 50|
|Polymer type||POP-1 integrated into click-in cartridge||POP-6, POP-7, POP-4*||POP-6, POP-7|
12 standard 8-strip tubes
|2 sample plates (96- or 384-well)||16 sample plates (96- or 384- well)|
|Integrated plate stacker||No||No||Yes|
|Applications||Sequencing + fragment analysis on same run||Sequencing, fragment analysis||Sequencing, fragment analysis|
|Minimum run time||30 min||30 min||20 min|
|Sequencing read length (bp)||800||At least 850||900|
|Maximum sequencing throughput (base pair reads/day)||67k||
138k (3500), 403k
1.38 M (3730), 2.76 M
|Maximum fragment throughput (samples/day)**||192||384 (3500), 1,152
|3,456 (3730), 6,912
|Learn more||Learn more||Learn more|
* POP-4 is generally only used with HID applications and requires GeneMapper ID-X Software for analysis.
** 96 capillaries are not recommended for fragment analysis.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.