Covaris provides tools and technologies to improve pre-analytical sample preparation.
The Covaris technological foundation is based on its proprietary and patented AFA (Adaptive Focused Acoustics) technology. AFA enables a vast array of non-contact, isothermal processes to be developed for use in a broad range of applications in Genomics, Proteomics, Cell Biology and Drug Discovery, and Formulation. Thousands of Focused-ultrasonicators are in use in over 30 countries and customers include leading researchers, universities, and pharmaceutical companies.
Sample Preparation for Next Generation Sequencing
DNA Shearing, Chromatin Shearing
DNA and RNA-Extraction from FFPE
DNA Extraction from Dried Blood Spots
Extraction of cell free DNA from Plasma
Cell Lysis (Mammalian, Yeast, E. coli)
Sample Preparation for Protein Extraction; Mass Spectrometry and MALDI-TOF