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Benchtop Automated DNA/RNA
Extraction From Any Sample

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1–48 Samples. As Easy as Load and Go.

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What we liked about Maxwell was its simplicity.

Chris Groves
Laboratory Manager at University of Oxford
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Track Samples

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Prepare Samples
5-10 min. hands-on time

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Run Extraction
25-60 min. runtime

What Maxwell Users Are Saying

Maxwell® instruments are used together with cartridge-based purification kits to quickly extract DNA or RNA from many different sample types. The automated purification process consistently delivers quality nucleic acid, freeing up scientists’ time for other important work.

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It saves me in total about 40 minutes per 12 samples, and I do 4 runs per day, so that is almost half a day.

Yan Tsou
Laboratory Research Scientist
Francis Crick Institute

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It really is the workhorse of our lab in terms of DNA extraction… allowing us to process multiple samples at once with minimal hands-on time.

Thomas Turner
Senior Post Doctoral Research Scientist
Anthony Nolan Research Institute

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Genomics Begins with Purification

The Maxwell® instrument uses Paramagnetic Particle Mover Technology that prevents clogging and cross contamination because there is no liquid handling.

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Consistently Pure Nucleic Acid from Any Sample Type

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Biofluids Cells/Tissues Environmental Microbes & Viruses
Blood
Mammalian Tissue
Feces
Bacteria
Saliva & Mucus
FFPE
Soil
Fungi
Plasma/Serum
Plant & Insect
Water
Archaea
Urine
Swabs
Wastewater
Protist

Over 130 application notes provide protocol details and purification data from numerous sample types.

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Compare Maxwell® Instrument Features

All Maxwell® Instruments include UV-light decontamination and tablet PC.

 
Maxwell® RSC
Maxwell® RSC 48
Maxwell® CSC
Maxwell® CSC 48
Maxwell® FSC
Application Research Use Only Research Use Only
IVD and Optional Research Use Mode IVD and Optional Research  Use Mode Forensic Use Only
Catalog Number AS4500 AS8500 AS6000 AS8000 AS4600
Throughput Up to 16 Samples Up to 48 Samples Up to 16 Samples Up to 48 Samples Up to 16 Samples
Quantus™ Fluorometer
(for quantification)
Included Optional Not Available Not Available Optional
Bar Code Reader Optional Included Included Included Included
Tablet PC Included Included Included Included Included
UV-Light (for decontamination) Included Included Included Included Included
Vision System (reduces the possibility of user errors) Not Available Included Not Available Included Not Available
Compatible with MaxPrep™ Liquid Handler Yes Yes Yes (Research Use Mode) Yes (Research Use Mode) Yes
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See How A Maxwell® Instrument Works For You

We offer live virtual demos and options for onsite evaluation for any Maxwell® instrument, including time to ask all your questions, totally free.

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