Life in the Lab Issue 19 Fall 2016

Special
Gift

And a FANTASTIC
end-of-year deal!

Offer available on November 28!
Bookmark this page and check back on or after November 28.


Additional promotions

Cell culture promotions Back to top

Free T-shirt

Spend $2,500 and get a Gibco™ Life of Cells T-shirt, or get up to 35% off your purchase—more than 1,000 products qualify for this offer. To see details, go to thermofisher.com/gibcopromo.

This promotion is open only to customers in the US (excluding Puerto Rico) and Canada who purchase a total of at least $2,500 USD/CAD of qualifying Gibco products in a single purchase order. A list of qualifying Gibco products can be downloaded here. Offer not available on reserve material. Offer will apply to qualifying orders received between July 1, 2016 and December 31, 2016, or until promotional item supplies are depleted, whichever comes first. Qualifying requests for the promotional items must be submitted at thermofisher.com/gibcopromo during the promotional period. Limit one promotional item per qualifying order. Limit two promotional items per account. Health care professionals and employees of or those working on behalf of federal, state, or local government entities may not participate in this promotion. By submitting a promotional item request, you warrant that you are not prohibited by employment, contract, or law from receiving a promotional item from Life Technologies. Cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions. Offer void where prohibited, licensed, or restricted by federal, state, provincial, or local laws or regulation or agency/institutional policy.

Discount is available only to customers in the US (excluding Puerto Rico) and Canada who purchase at least $2,500 USD/CAD of qualifying Gibco products in a single purchase order. A list of qualifying Gibco products can be downloaded here. Discount will apply to qualifying orders received by Life Technologies between July 1, 2016 and December 31, 2016, or until promotional supplies are depleted, whichever comes first. Discount applies to the list price in effect at the time the order is received by Life Technologies. Cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions. Offer void where prohibited, licensed, or restricted by federal, state, provincial, or local laws or regulation or agency/institutional policy. Other restrictions may apply.

Gibco products won the 2014 Life Science Industry Award for best cell culture media and reagents.

Sample prep promotions Back to top


Save 20% and get a free limited-edition Darwin T-shirt

Purchase an Invitrogen™ Dynabeads™ IP product with an Invitrogen™ DynaMag™-2 magnet and get 20% off the combined list price, plus you’ll get our limited-edition Darwin T-shirt. Use promotion code RNK016 when placing your order. To get your Darwin T-shirt, submit your order number at thermofisher.com/sirnapromo.

This promotion is open only to customers in the US (excluding Puerto Rico) and Canada who purchase a Dynabeads Immunoprecipitation Kit or beads (Cat. No. 10006D, 10007D, 10001D, 10002D, 10003D, 10004D or 90409) and a DynaMag-2 Magnet (Cat. No. 12321D) in a single purchase order to receive a 20% discount on both items. Promotion code must be presented at time of order. Offer will apply to orders received by ThermoFisher no later than Dec 31, 2016, or until promotional supplies are depleted, whichever comes first. Limited to one free t-shirt per customer. Offer applies to a maximum of 1 Dynabeads Immunoprecipitation Kit or beads and 1 DynaMag-2 Magnet per customer. The approximate retail value of the gift is $15 USD. ThermoFisher will fulfill T-shirt size requests whenever possible, but reserves the right to substitute sizes if necessary. Health care professionals may not participate in this promotion. By placing the order, you warrant that you are not prohibited by employment, contract, or law from accepting a gift from ThermoFisher. Cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions. Offer void where prohibited, licensed, or restricted by federal, state, provincial or local laws or regulation or agency/institutional policy. Other restrictions may apply.

Save up to 20%

Buy Invitrogen™ protein gels and add on protein clean-up, purification, and isolation reagents.

  • Get 10% off your order when you buy $300 of selected protein gels, protein clean-up, purification, and isolation reagents
  • Get 20% off your order when you buy $500 of selected protein gels, protein clean-up, purification, and isolation reagents

To find out more, go to thermofisher.com/proteinpreppromo.

This promotion is available only to customers in the US (excluding Puerto Rico) and Canada who purchase $300 or more of qualifying protein gels, protein clean-up, purification, and isolation products in any combination in a single purchase order and enter promotion code RPPR01 at checkout, for the 10% discount; or who purchase $500 or more of qualifying protein gels, protein clean-up, purification, and isolation products in any combination in a single purchase order and enter promotion code RPPR01 at checkout, for the 20% discount. Offer valid for qualifying orders received no later than December 31, 2016, or until product supplies are depleted, whichever comes first. Discount offer is limited to one redemption per order. Discount applies to the list price in effect at the time the order is received by ThermoFisher. Cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions. Offer void where prohibited, licensed, or restricted by federal, state, provincial, or local laws or regulation or agency/institutional policy. Other restrictions may apply.

Antibodies promotionsBack to top

Save 25% when you purchase Invitrogen primary and secondary antibodies together

Use promotion code P1311746 (US) or P1311747 (Canada) upon checkout. This offer excludes conjugated primary antibodies. To see a complete list of qualifying products, go to thermofisher.com/antibodypromo.

This promotion is available only to customers in the US (excluding Puerto Rico) and Canada who purchase one vial of a qualifying primary antibody and one vial of a qualifying secondary antibody in any combination in a single purchase order and include the promotion code P1311746 (US) or P1311747 (Canada). Offer valid for qualifying orders received no later than December 31, 2016, or until product inventory is depleted, whichever comes first. Limited to one offer redemption per order, and promotion code must be included in the same order as the qualifying antibody purchases. Customer can use this offer only once. Discount applies to list price in effect at the time order is received by ThermoFisher. Cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions. Offer void where prohibited, licensed, or restricted by federal, state, provincial, or local laws or regulation or agency/institutional policy. Other restrictions may apply.

Western blotting promotionsBack to top

Special offer on Invitrogen gel casting welcome packs

Get a free Invitrogen™ Mini Gel Tank or 50% off your entire order when you purchase a welcome pack bundle that includes the Invitrogen™ SureCast™ Gel Handcast System. Go to thermofisher.com/surecastpromo to find out more about these offers.

This promotion is available only to customers in the US (excluding Puerto Rico) and Canada who purchase one unit of SureCast Bundle A (Cat. No. HC1000SR) for one free unit of Mini Gel Tank (Cat. No. A25977) and enter promotion code RJMSC2 at checkout; or who purchase one unit of SureCast Bundle B (Cat. No. HC1000S) for 50% off one unit of Mini Gel Tank (Cat. No. A25977) and enter promotion code RJMSC1 at checkout; or who purchase one unit of any Novex WedgeWell Welcome Pack (Cat. Nos. XP0412A, XP0412C, XP0010C, or XP0010A) for 50% off one unit of either SureCast Bundle A (Cat. No. HC1000SR) or SureCast Bundle B (Cat. No. HC1000S) and enter promotion code RJMWW3 at checkout. Offer valid for qualifying orders received no later than December 31, 2016, or until product supplies are depleted, whichever comes first. Discount offer is limited to one redemption per order. Discount applies to the customer price in effect at the time the order is received by Life Technologies. Cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions. Offer void where prohibited, licensed, or restricted by federal, state, provincial, or local laws or regulation or agency/institutional policy. Other restrictions may apply.


Save up to 25% when you bundle your western blot reagents

Take advantage of our promotions on selected Invitrogen™, Novex™, and Thermo Scientific™ protein electrophoresis and western blot reagents. Go to thermofisher.com/westernreagentpromo to see what products qualify.

This promotion is available only to customers in the US (excluding Puerto Rico) and Canada who purchase $300 worth of qualifying NuPAGE™ protein gels, Bolt™ protein gels, Novex™ WedgeWell™ Tris-Glycine protein gels, protein gel stains, protein gel ladders, western blot substrates, western blot blocking buffers, and HRP-secondary antibodies (Cat. No. 656120 & 626520) in any combination and enter promotion code RJMWW1 for the 15% discount; or who purchase $700 worth of qualifying NuPAGE™ protein gels, Bolt™ protein gels, Novex™ WedgeWell™ Tris-Glycine protein gels, protein gel stains, protein gel ladders, western blot substrates, western blot blocking buffers, and HRP-secondary antibodies (Cat. No. 656120 & 626520) in any combination and enter promotion code RJMWW1 for the 25% discount. Offer valid for qualifying orders received no later than December 31, 2016, or until product supplies are depleted, whichever comes first. Discount offer limited to one redemption per order. Discount applies to list price in effect at the time order is received by ThermoFisher Scientific. Cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions. Offer void where prohibited, licensed or restricted by federal, state, provincial or local laws or regulation or agency/institutional policy. Other restrictions may apply.


Need a new gel tank? Get One for $1.

Get our Mini Gel Tank or the Invitrogen™ XCell4 SureLock™ Midi-Cell for only $1 with qualifying gel orders. Go to thermofisher.com/dollargeltank for details.

This promotion is available only to customers in the US (excluding Puerto Rico) and Canada who purchase either 5 boxes worth of qualifying Bolt mini gels, qualifying NuPAGE mini gels, or qualifying Novex WedgeWell Tris-Glycine Mini Gels and include one unit of the Mini Gel Tank (Cat. No. A25977) in a single purchase order at customer price and include the promotion code RJM035 for the $1 Mini Gel Tank (Cat. No. A25977); or who purchase 10 boxes worth of qualifying NuPAGE midi gels and include one unit of the SureLock Midi Gel Tank (Cat. No. WR0100) in a single purchase order at customer price and include the promotion code RJM038 for one (1) $1 XCell4 SureLock Midi-Cell Tank (Cat. No. WR0100). Offer valid for qualifying orders received no later than December 31, 2016, or until promotional supplies are depleted, whichever comes first. Limited to one redemption per order. Offer applies to customer price in effect at the time the order is received by Life Technologies. Cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions. Offer void where prohibited, licensed, or restricted by federal, state, provincial or local laws or regulation or agency/institutional policy. Other restrictions may apply.

Cell engineering promotionsBack to top

Discounts on GeneArt Strings DNA Fragments

Invitrogen™ GeneArt™ Strings Now Starting at $85 USD. Use promotion code P1521760 (US) or P1521761 (Canada) at checkout to take advantage of this offer. Visit thermofisher.com/strings85 to learn more.

This promotion is open to customers in the US (excluding Puerto Rico) and Canada who place an order for GeneArt Strings DNA Fragments up to 3,000 bp. Promotion code must be presented at time of order. Discount will apply to qualifying orders received by ThermoFisher Scientific no later than December 31, 2016, or until promotional supplies are depleted, whichever comes first. Customer can use the promotion code only once. Discount only applies to a maximum of a single qualifying order of GeneArt Strings DNA Fragments. Discount applies to the list price in effect at the time the order is received by ThermoFisher Scientific. Cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions. Offer void where prohibited, licensed, or restricted by federal, state, provincial, or local laws or regulation or agency/institutional policy. Other restrictions may apply.

Save up to 20% on qualifying Invitrogen siRNA products

Use promotion code  P1629557 at checkout. To see complete list of qualifying products, go to thermofisher.com/silencerselect20.

This promotion is open to customers in the US and Canada (excluding Puerto Rico) who purchase Silencer Select siRNAs and qualifying Silencer Select siRNA Controls and Lipofectamine RNAiMAX Transfection Reagents in a single purchase order. Promotion code must be presented at time of order. Discount will apply to qualifying orders received by Life Technologies no later than December 31, 2016, or until promotional supplies are depleted, whichever comes first. Customer can use the promotion code only once. Discount applies to the list price in effect at the time the order is received by Life Technologies. Cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions. Offer void in where prohibited, licensed, or restricted by federal, state, provincial, or local laws or regulation or agency/institutional policy. Other restrictions may apply.

Real-time PCR promotionsBack to top

Trade in your qPCR instrument and save up to 40%

Get a great deal on a new instrument while maximizing your qPCR investment when you trade in any qualifying qPCR instrument. Find out which instruments qualify for this promotion at thermofisher.com/tradeintradeup.

Offer valid for end-user customers in the US (excluding Puerto Rico) and Canada. Suppliers of life science products are not eligible to participate in this promotion. Determination of eligibility is at the sole discretion of ThermoFisher Scientific. Trade in a qualifying PCR system for a discount on the list price of a new qPCR instrument. Discount will apply to the list price in effect at the time the order is received by ThermoFisher Scientific. Discount will vary based on the type of instrument traded in. ThermoFisher Scientific must receive your purchase order no later than December 31, 2016. ThermoFisher Scientific may withdraw this promotion prior to December 31, 2016, at its sole discretion. Trade-in and purchased instruments must be submitted on a one-to-one, trade-to-purchase basis. Customer must request a trade-in at the time the order for the new instrument is placed. The trade-in instrument must be returned to Life Technologies within 30 days following installation of the new instrument and in compliance with reasonable instructions by ThermoFisher Scientific. ThermoFisher Scientific will coordinate disposal costs (if any) and shipping charges. Where necessary, customer agrees to allow a field service representative to deinstall the trade-in unit from their facilities, and charges for such deinstallation will be paid for by ThermoFisher Scientific. Prior to return, the customer will fully clean the customer’s trade-in unit and decontaminate it of radioactive, biological, toxic, and other dangerous or hazardous materials or substances, and, if requested by ThermoFisher Scientific, customer agrees to complete and return a Certificate of Decontamination to ThermoFisher Scientific. Cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions. Offer void where prohibited, licensed, or restricted by federal, state, provincial, or local laws or regulation or agency/institutional policy. Other restrictions may apply.


Special offer—order assays for $65

Purchase extra-small scale (XS) Applied Biosystems™ TaqMan® Gene Expression Assays (Cat. Nos. 4448892 or 4453320) and include the promotion code P914056 (US) or P914059 (Canada). Find out more at thermofisher.com/taqmansavings.

This promotion is available only to life science professionals 21 years or older in the US and Canada who purchase extra-small scale (XS) TaqMan® Gene Expression Assays (Cat. Nos. 4448892 or 4453320) and include the promotion code P914056 for US or P914059 for Canada. Customers can use the promotion code only once, with no limit on the number of eligible assays ordered at the promotional price. Promotion is valid for qualifying orders received by Life Technologies no later than December 31, 2016 or until promotional supplies are depleted, whichever comes first. Cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions. Offer void where prohibited, licensed, or restricted by federal, state, provincial, or local laws or regulation or agency/institutional policy. Other restrictions may apply.

TaqMan® is a registered trademark of Roche Molecular Systems, Inc., used under permission and license.

Molecular biology promotionsBack to top

Save 25%

When you purchase Invitrogen™ products from 3 or more of the molecular biology workflow steps at thermofisher.com/everysteppromo.  Enter promo code REA002 at checkout to receive a 25% discount on all qualifying products.

This promotion is open to customers in the US (excluding Puerto Rico) and Canada. Discount will apply to orders received by ThermoFisher Scientific no later than December 31, 2016, or until promotional supplies are depleted, whichever comes first. Customer can use the discount only once per order. Discount applies to list price in effect at the time order is received by ThermoFisher Scientific. Cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions. Offer void where prohibited, licensed, or restricted by federal, state, provincial, or local laws or regulation or agency/institutional policy. Other restrictions may apply.

Gene expression promotionsBack to top

Save up to 50%

Achieve success in your gene analysis research and save up to 50% on the tools you need for your RT-qPCR workflow. See complete list of qualifying products at thermofisher.com/rt-qpcroffer.

Discount is available only to customers in the US (excluding Puerto Rico) and Canada who purchase qualifying SYBR, SuperScript™ , RNA purification kits, TaqMan and PCR plastics products. Discount will apply to qualifying orders received byThermoFisher Scientific no later than December 31, 2016, or until promotional supplies are depleted, whichever comes first. Discount applies to the list price in effect at the time the order is received by ThermoFisher Scientific. Cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions. Offer void where prohibited, licensed, or restricted by federal, state, provincial, or local laws or regulation or agency/institutional policy. Other restrictions may apply.

Sequencing promotionsBack to top

Sanger sequencing trade-in

Think new—trade in any Applied Biosystems™ 3100 or 3130 Series Genetic Analyzer for a discount on the list price of a new Applied Biosystems™ 3500 Series Genetic Analyzer. Go to thermofisher.com/cetradein to take advantage of this incredible deal.

Offer valid for end-user customers in the US and Canada. Suppliers of Life Science products are not eligible to participate in this promotion. Determination of eligibility is at the sole discretion of ThermoFisher Scientific. Trade-in any 3100 or 3130 Series Genetic Analyzer for a discount off the list price of a new Applied Biosystems 3500 Series Genetic Analyzer. Offer valid on qualifying orders received no later than December 31, 2016.  Customer may trade-in and purchase at a discount a maximum of 10 instruments during the promotion period.  Trade-ins and purchased instruments must be submitted on a one-to-one trade to purchase basis to be considered eligible for the program. Customer must request a trade-in at the time the order for the new instrument is placed.  This promotion is available only for purchases of new eligible instruments.  Trade-in instruments must be returned to ThermoFisher Scientific within 30 days following installation of the new instrument.  ThermoFisher Scientific will be responsible for shipping costs on the traded-in instrument.  Where necessary, customer agrees to allow a ThermoFisher Scientific Field Service representative to de-install the instrument from their facilities.  Discount will apply to the list price in effect at the time order is received by ThermoFisher Scientific.  Prior to return, Customer will fully clean the Customer’s trade-in unit and decontaminate it of radioactive, biological, toxic and other dangerous or hazardous materials or substances and, if requested by ThermoFisher Scientific, Customer agrees to complete and return a Certificate of Decontamination to ThermoFisher Scientific. Cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions.  Offer void where prohibited by federal, state, provincial, or local laws or regulation or agency/institutional policy.  Other restrictions may apply.


Sanger sequencing upgrade

Upgrade your capillary electrophoresis software to the most powerful data collection and analysis software for your Applied Biosystems™ 3130, 3500, or 3730 Series Genetic Analyzer. Powered by the Microsoft™ Windows™ 7 operating system. Upgrade your software at thermofisher.com/cewin7upgrade.

End-of-year savings Back to top

End-of-year savings—Coming soon!

Let’s say good-bye to 2016 and welcome 2017 with this fantastic end-of-year deal. Go to thermofisher.com/endofyear on November 28, 2016 to see how much you could save and the special gift we’re offering.

This promotion is open to customers in the US (excluding Puerto Rico) and Canada. Customers who purchase a minimum of $1,000 in a single purchase order will get their choice of a $50 discount on their order or a gift. Customers who purchase a minimum of $2,500 in a single purchase order will get a $150 discount on their order. Customers who purchase a minimum of $3,500 in a single purchase order will get a $300 discount. Offer excludes instruments, custom orders, services, and HID products. Limited to Research Use Only products. Offer limited to products purchased directly from ThermoFisher Scientific only. Offer will apply to qualifying orders received by ThermoFisher Scientific between November 28 – December 31, 2016, or until promotional supplies are depleted, whichever comes first. Customer can get the discount only once per order per day. Promotion code TBD must be presented at the time of order to get the discount. In order to redeem a purchase for a gift, orders must be submitted on the web form located at thermofisher.com/endofyear no later than December 31, 2016, or until promotional supplies are depleted, whichever comes first. Limit one gift per customer. Estimated value of the gift is $30 USD. Please allow 4–6 weeks from conclusion of promotion for delivery of the gift. Health care professionals may not participate in the gift promotion. By accepting the gift, customers represent that they are not prohibited by employment, contract, law, regulation, or agency/ institutional policy from receiving the gift fromThermoFisher Scientific. Cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions. Offer void where prohibited, licensed, or restricted by federal, state, provincial, or local laws or regulation or agency/institutional policy. Other restrictions may apply.