The kit allows the manual extraction of circulating free DNA (cfDNA) from plasma. The kit Helix® Circulating Nucleic Acid, in association with the kit Easy® EGFR, enables the mutational analysis of EGFR gene in the circulating tumor DNA (liquid biopsy) when the tumor tissue is not evaluable, according to the EMA/129677/2014 recommendations of September 25th 2014.
Tubes for collection, stabilization, preservation and transportation of whole blood (8 x 6 tubes).
Main features: DNA capture by silica membrane and vacuum-based system. System to concentrate final eluate up to 3 times included in the kit.
Starting material: 1-5 ml of fresh or frozen plasma.
Execution time: 3 hours.