DNA IQ™ Casework Pro Kit for Maxwell® 16 Technical Manual

Instructions for Use of Product(s)
Literature # TM332

The DNA IQ™ Casework Pro Kit for Maxwell® 16 is used with the Maxwell® 16 Instrument (Cat.# AS2000, Cat.# AS3060) configured for low elution volume (LEV) and is specifically designed for optimal DNA extraction from forensic casework samples. These samples include blood stains, semen stains, hair, cigarette butts, tissue samples and “touch” DNA samples regularly encountered in forensic DNA analysis.

The Casework Extraction Kit was developed to improve DNA extraction efficiency from a broad panel of sample types. This Technical Manual describes the use of the Casework Extraction Kit (Cat.# DC6745) for preprocessing samples before DNA extraction with the DNA IQ™ Casework Pro Kit for Maxwell® 16.

Summary of Changes
The following changes were made to the 12/16 revision of this document:
Options for processing samples on a solid support using either DNA IQ™ Spin Baskets (Cat.# V1225) with ClickFit MicroTubes (Cat.# V4741, V4745), or CW Spin Baskets (Cat.# AS8101) with CW Microfuge Tubes (Cat.# AS8201), were added to Section 4.A.

Printed in USA. Revised 12/16.