Choose next-generation sequencing or Sanger sequencing solutions

No matter which sequencing instrument you choose, we support the evolving needs of researchers with gold-standard Sanger sequencing technology, innovative next-generation sequencing (NGS) technology, optimized reagents and consumables, intuitive analysis software, and world-class technical support.

Sequencing platforms Applied Biosystems SeqStudio for Sanger sequencing Applied Biosystems SeqStudio System for Sanger sequencing
3500 Genetic Analyzer SystemsApplied Biosystems 3500 System for Sanger sequencing Ion PGM SystemIon PGM
System for NGS
Ion S5™ system for next-generation sequencing Ion S5
System for NGS
Ion S5-XL system for next-generation sequencingIon S5 XL System for NGS

Description
Easy-to-use platform, combined with trusted Sanger sequencing results

The gold-standard sequencing platform for fast, flexible analysis

Accurate and affordable benchtop sequencer for low-throughput gene panel and microbial sequencing

Simple, accurate, and affordable benchtop sequencer for gene panel, microbial, exome, and transcriptome sequencing

Rapid, simple, and accurate benchtop sequencer for gene panel, microbial, exome, and transcriptome sequencing

Benefits

Flexible—combine Sanger sequencing and fragment analysis in same run

Convenient—all-in-one cartridge takes setup from hours to minutes

Fast—run time in as little as 30 minutes

Easy to use—Enhanced touchscreen operation, universal polymer

Connected—access your data anytime, anywhere*

*With internet connection and Thermo Fisher Cloud account

Accuracy—the ultimate sequencing verification tool

Speed and flexibility—run from 1 to 96 samples typically in <5 hours

Read length— highest read length capability, up to 1,000 bp

Scalability—from 30 Mb up to 2 Gb

Speed—sequencing runs in 2 to 7 hours depending on read length and chip output

Simplicity—automated workflow solutions from sample prep to analysis

Scalability—from 600 Mb up to 15 Gb

Speed— sequencing runs in 2.5 to 4 hours (regardless of chip output)

Simplicity— automated workflow solutions from sample prep to analysis

Scalability— from 600 Mb up to 15 Gb

Speed—DNA to data in as little as 24 hours

Sequencing applications

Confirmation of NGS results

Targeted amplicon resequencing

Bacterial, fungal, and viral identification

Fragment analysis

Plasmid sequencing

CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing analysis

Human cell line authentication

Applied Biosystems SNaPshot genotyping

Multiplex ligation–dependent analysis of human copy number variation

Confirmation of NGS results

Targeted amplicon resequencing

Bacterial, fungal, and viral identification

Fragment analysis

Microsatellite/STR analysis

Targeted RNA

Targeted DNA

Microbial

Targeted RNA

Targeted DNA

Microbial

Transcriptome

Exome

RNA-seq

Targeted RNA

Targeted DNA

Microbial

Transcriptome

Exome

RNA-seq

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