Nucleic Acid Extraction for IVD Use

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Maxwell® CSC Instrument

Only available in the United States and Canada.

The new Maxwell® CSC is specifically designed for clinical laboratories needing to process multiple samples for critical downstream assays. The Maxwell® CSC is manufactured to a quality standard that assures consistent performance for every run.

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Why Choose Maxwell® CSC?

With Maxwell® CSC you will be able to:

  • Ensure downstream success with consistent, reliable results.
  • Keep your lab running with comprehensive service and support.
  • Maximize bench space with the compact instrument footprint.
  • Have confidence in your reporting. Maxwell® CSC is 21 CFR Part 11 Compliant and manufactured to a quality standard that assures consistent performance for every run.

Maxwell® CSC:

Uses preprogrammed methods to purify DNA and RNA from FFPE tissue or whole blood.

Easy to use; with an intuitive touch-screen interface and preprogrammed protocols.

Processes 1 to 16 samples in 30-60 minutes.

cGMP-compliant RNA Extraction With the Maxwell® CSC RNA Blood Kit »

  • Purifies RNA from 2.5ml of human whole blood in EDTA collection tubes
  • High-quality RNA is ready for use in amplification-based in vitro diagnostic assays
  • Uses the Maxwell® CSC Instrument for clinical applications requiring a high-quality cGMP-compliant extraction method
  • Absence of liquid handling minimizes the risk of cross contamination
  • Purifies 1–16 samples in 60 minutes
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cGMP-compliant DNA Extraction With the Maxwell® CSC Blood DNA Kit »

  • Purifies DNA from 50–300µl of human whole blood
  • High-quality DNA is ready for use in amplification-based in vitro diagnostic assays
  • Uses the Maxwell® CSC Instrument for clinical applications requiring a high-quality cGMP-compliant extraction method
  • Absence of liquid handling minimizes the risk of cross contamination
  • Purifies 1–16 samples in 40 minutes
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cGMP-compliant DNA Extraction With the Maxwell® CSC DNA FFPE Kit »

  • High-quality DNA from FFPE samples is ready for use in amplification-based in vitro diagnostic assays
  • Uses the Maxwell® CSC Instrument for clinical applications requiring a high-quality cGMP-compliant extraction method
  • Absence of liquid handling minimizes the risk of cross contamination
  • Purifies 1–16 samples in under 50 minutes
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cGMP-compliant RNA Extraction With the Maxwell® CSC RNA FFPE Kit »

  • Uses the Maxwell® CSC Instrument for clinical applications requiring a high-quality cGMP-compliant extraction method
  • High-quality RNA from FFPE samples is ready for use in amplification-based in vitro diagnostic assays
  • Absence of liquid handling minimizes the risk of cross contamination
  • Purifies 1–16 samples in under 50 minutes
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Maxwell® CSC Instrument Specifications

  • Processing Time: 20–40 minutes (depending on sample type and method)
  • Number of Samples: up to 16
  • Weight: <30lb (<14kg)
  • Dimensions (W × D × H): 13 × 18 × 13 inches (330.2 × 457.2 × 330.2mm)
  • Power Requirements: 95–240VAC, 50–60Hz
  • Fuse: 3A

Maxwell CSC® Instrument Standard Components

  • 1 Maxwell® CSC Instrument
  • 1 Tablet PC preloaded with Maxwell® CSC User Interface
  • 1 USB cable for connection of the Maxwell® CSC Instrument to the Tablet PC
  • 1 Power Cable for Maxwell® CSC Instrument
  • 1 Power Cable for Tablet PC
  • 1 Maxwell® CSC Deck Tray
  • 1 Bar Code Reader
  • 1 Tablet PC Holder
  • 1 Software CD for the Maxwell® CSC Instrument

Keeping Your Laboratory Up and Running

The Maxwell® CSC instrument includes the highest level service package during the warranty period, meaning you will have access to routine preventative maintenance, field service (if required), or a loaner instrument.

  • Service packages provide predictable support costs.
  • Field support and instrument loaner programs ensure minimal instrument downtime for your laboratory.

This product is only available in the United States and Canada and is intended for in vitro diagnostic use.

One less thing to worry about

We know you are busy. That's why you needed a Maxwell® CSC. With our comprehensive menu of service and support options, you have one less thing to worry about. Promega helps ensure that your equipment is working properly and is ready when you need it.

Service Agreements and Products Available

  • Maxwell® CSC Standard Service Agreement
    SA1110
  • Maxwell® CSC Premier Service Agreement
    SA1120
  • Maxwell® CSC Preventative Maintenance
    SA1130
  • Maxwell® CSC Installation Qualification
    SA1140
  • Maxwell® CSC Operational Qualification
    SA1150
  • Maxwell® CSC Installation and Operational Qualification
    SA1160