Saving biodiversity through DNA barcoding
30 October 2020
All local recommended safety guidelines followed at the time of interview.
Habitat destruction, agricultural intensification and the illegal wildlife trade are just some of the threats to the rich biodiversity in the Philippines. Dr. Ian Kendrich Fontanilla uses DNA extraction to guide conservation efforts and turn the tide on mass extinction.
QIAamp DNA Blood Mini Kit
QIAamp technology for purification of DNA from a variety of materials
QIAamp kits for extracting DNA from human tissue/blood and other body fluids, with dedicated kits for many sample types
Redefining automated sample processing
Fully automate QIAGEN gold-standard spin-column purification procedures with the QIAcube Connect instrument – at the push of a button.
MinElute PCR Purification Kit
High, reproducible recoveries from low elution volumes
The MinElute PCR Purification procedure removes primers, nucleotides, enzymes, mineral oil, salts, and other impurities from DNA samples, delivering high yields of highly concentrated DNA from very small elution volumes.
Avoiding repeat hospital visits with syndromic testingSyndromic testing with QIAstat-Dx ensures fast results for senior patients who cannot afford to wait for a diagnoses.
Tuberculosis diagnosis turns patients into advocatesOver a decade ago, the Halsteads returned from their honeymoon with an infection known to kill 1.5 million people a year globally and learned how to overcome the disease.
Analyzing the ancient origins of rare genetic diseasesEsteemed geneticist, Dr. Bisgin, uses QIAGEN bioinformatic tools to help find a cure for rare genetic diseases in Turkey.